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Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad

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5835 Owens Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
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98 reviews 98 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here while visiting Legoland. The hotel seemed like it opened the day we arrived. The room and bathroom were immaculate. Since my husband practically lives at Marriott, it was nice to stay somewhere enjoyable. The hotel did provide wifi but I don't know if it was free to all guest. My husband is a platinum member.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Since Carlsbad is a favorite destination we have experienced lots of different hotels. When you book a 4 star hotel I don't see much difference in quality but, a 3 star can be iffy. This hotel is a 3 star and I have no complaints. We usually stay at the Sheraton and pay more but, the room we got was... More 

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear clarkelmft, I really enjoyed reading about your experience at our hotel and thank you so much for sharing on Tripadvisor! In addition to being located near some of Southern California's greatest attractions, we are extremely proud to be able to provide memorable experiences for our travellers such as yourself. I am pleased to hear your room accommodations stood out... More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a reason to be in Carlsbad, like if you're taking your kids to Legoland, or are shopping at the Carlsbad Outlet Mall, this is a good value, and definitely close to either of those two "attractions." It is a 'Marriott, and meets their high standards.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Robert B, Thank you for your review and high recommendation of our hotel to other potential travelers. We are devoted to providing memorable experiences to our guests whether travelling for business or leisure. We would love to have the opportunity to accommodate you again in the future! Thank you again, Derek Edwards General Manager More 

Honolulu
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1 nite business trip before moving to a conference at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort. Service was wonderful, gracious staff. Highly recommend this modern and wonderfully designed lobby and outdoor pool area.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Pattyhawaii, What a pleasure to hear that your short stay with us was pleasurable and thank you for your review! With such limited time I know it's difficult to take advantage of all the great amenities we have to offer but surely you will considering staying with us again when you get a chance to visit the area. All... More 

Palmdale, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is very close to LEGOLAND, 1.5 miles to the Premium Outlet Mall and 3 miles to the beach, so it worked perfectly for us. Relative to other hotels in Carlsbad area, this place is affordable too.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Ali K, Your business and review on Trip Advisor are very much appreciated! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and were able to take advantage of some of the wonderful attractions that are nearby. Carlsbad also hosts many events such as street fares, marathons, and of course the famous Flower Fields. Please come and stay with us again during... More 

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel's place is affordable, and accessible close to the shopping mall, amusement area, and venue for the marathon race, and shuttle to bring us to the start line. the room is clean and very home coming to stay.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Beverly, I would like to thank you for staying with us and reviewing our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are lucky enough to be located in such a great location with many local attractions surrounding us. We would love for you to comeback and stay with us for next year's marathon or just to visit sometime. Thank you again!... More 

Tampa, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

A quick drive to center of Carlsbad for a nice day of strolling through the shops and restaurants. Hotel room is very clean, comfortable and quiet. Parking lot was full but plenty of spots and is well lite up. No free coffee.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Chris E, Thank you for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor and I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay! We are lucky to be close to a lot that Carlsbad has to offer and it sounds like you were able to take full advantage of our great city and hotel! We hope you get a chance to come... More 

Culver City, California
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209 reviews 209 reviews
44 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Located away from the beach amid business parks and close to the small Carlsbad airport, this hotel fit the bill for my business trip to the area. The room was clean, the staff friendly and the Wifi strong. Breakfast was not included, but was reasonable and quick. While I didn't have time to use it, the size of the pool... More 

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear GareThere, Thank you so much for your Trip Advisor review of your recent stay with us. It is a pleasure to know our hotel works great for you while travelling on business to the area. Hopefully next time you will get a chance to enjoy our pool area and other facilities we have to offer. Thank you again! Warm... More 

London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

entirely consistent with the Courtyard brand this one. you get the Marriott room without all the fuss. Mine was clean, comfortable. The breakfast was a little average but in all worth the price. I used the small gym while there and everything worked.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear baguette15, It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your review on Trip Advisor! Your business is very much appreciated and we look forward to the next time you visit the Carlsbad area! Best Wishes, Derek Edwards General Manager More 

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This hotel has been updated and looks fairly good, It's in a quiet location near shopping and restaurants. The hotel provided good cookies in the evening, the workout room was well equipped, and the Bistro provided good service. But unfortunately, our experience was not all good. In the first room I was given, the mattress cover was torn apart from... More 

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear JandTR, Thank you for staying with us and contributing your review on Tripadvisor! I am happy to hear our service met your needs but I apologize that there were a few issues during your stay. I will follow up immediately with the items you described and take the necessary and proper action to remedy these areas for improvement. Your... More 

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