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Beach Terrace Inn

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2775 Ocean St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Angelo, Texas
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel was amazing and I don't think the pictures on the website do it justice! We splurged on an ocean view and pool view and the extra cost was well worth it! The room was HUGE and so was the bathroom, the view was awesome and it was such a plus that you can check out beach umbrellas and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second year to stay here. Last year we had a wonderful time and were really looking forward to this year's stay. Unfortunately, it was not enjoyable. The WiFi connection is terrible. The maid missed cleaning our room. I stopped by the front desk to make sure it got cleaned and despite being promised it would happen, we... More 

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Kent Z, General Manager at Beach Terrace Inn, responded to this review

Dear Elduna, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Beach Terrace Inn. We sincerely appreciate your comments and wish to make improvements based on your perceptions. Your comments about Matthew are appreciated; he is actively engaged as our pool and beach representative and does a great job for us. While we cannot change the circumstances of your stay know... More 

Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to feel like I was on vacation being just 60 miles from home, and this hotel did the trick. It is located in a prime beachfront location nestled in a residential area. It is easy walking distance to Carlsbad Village, which hosts the fabulous Pizza Port among many other eateries. The hotel is multi-level with ocean views from... More 

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Takeley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided that this would be a great location for our wedding anniversary holiday in Sept 2014 and we were not disappointed. Th hotel was great, RIGHT on the beach, a sea front room and we loved it. Carlsbad is a lovely town, great atmosphere of a small Californian town, with great craft beers. Just a cool vibe and tim to... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exceptional rooms and service. The pool staff was fabulous. They were always asking us if we needed anything as well as the front office staff who were so personable. The breakfast hostess was so sweet and greeted us every morning and made us feel at home. Housekeeping kept the rooms super clean. We have stayed at many hotels and this... More 

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

Surprised to find this location feeling like our private beach. The website photo looked like it set back from beach. The rooms were large and updated. Will be a place I will return to. The staff was friendly and helpful.

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to enjoy the beach and quality services with Carlsbad experience. All associates's attitudes are great to serve guests. Furthermore good quality breakfast for free and nearby downtown Carlsbad

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Irvine, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 2nd trip back and we'll be back again. It's all about where the surf meets the turf. Everything is close by and, close to the "Village". This area is just for relaxing and enjoying the beach. You don't need to bring much. The beach facing rooms are large, bathrooms spacious. We took Amtrak to the Oceanside station,... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay was so relaxing and fun. We parked the car (with free onsite parking making it really nice) and never took it out again for four days. The Beach Terrace Inn was right on the beach with beautiful views and a walk just downstairs to the beach. We spent hours on the balcony watching and listening to the ocean.... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: Large, clean rooms with balconies and upgraded bathrooms, most rooms directly face the ocean. Comfortable beds, small refrigerator, and good TV's. Fall asleep and wake up to the sound of the ocean! Great pool, hot tub, and indoor/outdoor patio breakfast area. Hotel and beach are very kid friendly. Beach chairs and umbrellas (they will set them up and bring... More 

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