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Ocean Palms Beach Resort

2950 Ocean St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Ranked #6 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Todd L Indio, California
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Indio, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The ownership of the Ocean Palms Resort have spent alot of money upgrading the rooms and facilities. Prior rooms were worn and out dated and the proerty now has a freash clean look. The staff is courtious and attentive and show pride in thier work and employment. The location of the resort is right across the street from the beach... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I brought my children to OPBR (Ocean Palms Beach Resort) for our family vacations over twenty years ago and have never stopped visiting there. Now i'm bringing my Grandchildren, ages 16 to 2 years. We love Carlsbad. Friends and family tell me of other hotels in Carlsbad but i always stay at OPBR. We were there in April, July and... More

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Huntington Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff is very courteous and helpful. The rooms are clean and well maintained. It is steps to the beach and restaurants or shops. The grounds have many sitting areas to relax including the pool area.

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My sister and I have now stayed at Ocean Palms twice. Over all we love it, friendly staff , nicely appointed rooms and amenities. The housekeeping service could use some retraining, and time management improvements. I recommend Ocean Palms to all, including families.

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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is one of the most fun, and best properties that we have stayed in....Close to the beach, and lots of Restaurants and fun bars,...all within Walking distance. Of course, if you choose to drive, there are a lot of other attractions in the area. You can even take the Coaster (train) to San Diego to visit the Midway Aircraft... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great place to vacation. Staff is great. Location is perfect beaches are clean. I would stay here year after year. Great job on all the new renovations! Love the fire pits and the rooms are great! Everything is clean and we'll maintained.

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Valencia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Small resort like hotel, perfectly located by the beach, very friendly atmosphere and staff, family oriented, landscaping is very well maintained and feels like being in Hawaii, fire pits on site to roast marshmallows, nice pool and close to the fun beach town will make this place ideal for a family vacation.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Why would anyone stay in a hotel when they can stay in their own beautiful little apartment, with resort amenities, at Ocean Palms? Our family (2 adults and 3 children ages 3, 7 & 15) stayed in one of the Ocean Palms 2 bedroom suites. Beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean, full sized appliances in the kitchen and comfy beds. TVs in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Beautiful grounds. Friendly and accommodating staff. Rooms are clean and recently remodeled. They provide beach towels, chairs, and boogie boards free of charge. The small gym could use some updating and de-cluttering.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My kids, dog and I had such a great time during the one night stay that we booked labor day weekend before leaving. Looking forward to going back in a couple of weeks now so we can enjoy the beach for a few days in a row. I grew up in this town, its nice to have a place where... More

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Address: 2950 Ocean St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
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Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad #6 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad #9 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For generations, families visiting San Diego's North County for fun and relaxation on America's greatest beaches have enjoyed staying at the Ocean Palms. Our casual Carlsbad resort is ideally located along the coast in Carlsbad Village, home to one of Southern California's best collections of shops and restaurants. The Ocean Palms offers a wide choice of Carlsbad accommodations. From comfortable budget rooms to luxury suites, 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms, some with ocean views, every room offers a fully equipped kitchen. We have the unique ability to provide you with the exact sleeping arrangements you need. Whether it's adjoining rooms or a suite, we can get you the space you need at a rate you'll love. Enjoy a continental breakfast, with fresh fruit, fresh-baked cookies, Danishes, and fresh-brewed coffee. Enjoy the laid back atmosphere and the lush landscaping. We're pet friendly, there's free WiFi, a heated pool and Jacuzzi. We love families who can't get enough of the beach, so we provide free beach chairs, beach towels, boogie boards, and even free surfboards. The beach is right across the street, and the charming Village of Carlsbad is just a block away. Visiting Legoland? We're only a 10 minute drive. We're also just three blocks from the Coaster railroad station, so you can ride the train and take in all the attractions in San Diego, from a Padres Game at Petco Park to a tour of the historic aircraft carrier U.S.S. Midway. Here in North County San Diego, explore wineries and microbreweries. Welcome to your beachside home away from home. Come to the Ocean Palms, where cool Pacific breezes sweep across the enchanting Village of Carlsbad. There is no better place for families to capture the magic of Southern California. ... more   less 
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