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Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2000 Faraday Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Ranked #4 of 34 Hotels in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were going to Seaworld and Legoland the next day so we decided to stay here instead of SD. It's about half an hour drive to Seaworld but it is very conveniently located between the 2, Carlsbad outlet mall, Flower fields, Costco etc. We were very impressed with the cleanliness of the hotel. The room was furnished with kitchen supplies... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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18 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here for four nights and were very impressed with this hotel. Starting with check in with Alex, who was very helpful getting us an early check-in and then gave some great recommendations for a fish outlet and butcher. We went to a place called Pelley's. Just as he stated you could get just about any type of fish you... More

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Ever A, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

jcook7, A seasoned traveler and a top contributor to Trip Advisor such as yourself, I would like to thank you for your review of our Residence Inn in Carlsbad. I am so glad to hear that you loved this place! I do believe that we have a great, cheerful staff that truly has our guests best interest at heart. Thank... More

Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best hotel I've been too. Great customer service, wonderful breakfast. The room was huge and clean. Check in and check out were both very efficient. Special thanks to Alex and Sarah, they were very nice and amazing workers. Highly recommended hotel.

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Lee E, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Hello Myla V, Thank you for the high recommendation of our Residence Inn Carlsbad hotel. Our staff is truly amazing and they go above and beyond for all of our guests. Alex and Sarah do a wonderful job at our front desk to ensure our guests stay is an enjoyable one. I am very happy you enjoyed our hot breakfast... More

New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Picture perfect hotel adjacent to commercial office space complex. Hotel was recently redone with great contemporary interior design in the rooms, distinct from most other Marriott Residence Inn hotels. Pool sits in the middle of the property, easy for you to lookout to find friends and family. The staff is very helpful and personable including Front Desk Manager Alex. Would... More

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Lee E, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Hello sandovaljesse, Thank you for your fantastic review and recommendation of our Residence Inn Carlsbad. We take great pride in our hotel and I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Having the pool in the center of the patio is a nice area for our guests to gather while staying here. Many guests enjoy our other ameneites including... More

socal
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed to stay for two weeks, due to water damage at home. The Staff there is VERY accommodating and helpful, Big thanks to Alex, Sarah and others for making our stay so nice... We had our dog with us and there were other pets. They make it a nice pet stay as well. Plenty of places to walk with your... More

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Lee E, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Hello lilyarag, I am thrilled you and your family had a great stay with us at Residence Inn Carlsbad while your home was being repaired. What a nice story about your grandson and pancakes at breakfast. Its nice to know we were able to start his day off with a smile. Residence Inn proudly welcomes pets as guests and I... More

New York City, New York
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a month and it was as perfect as possible! My husband worked nearby for that month and I stayed at the hotel with my 3 year old twins and 5 year old. Needless to say I felt like a queen! The housekeeping staff kept our place neat and clean every day! I didnt have to cook breakfast... More

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Lee E, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Ahmed Family, Thank you for the positive review of Residence Inn Carlsbad. We are very happy to know you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. Making mothers today feel like a queen is a fantastic compliment and a job well done to our staff. We certainly do hope to see you and the family again next summer . More

Los Angeles, CA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent one night here over Labor Day weekend. We had a King studio, which was roomy and the bed was super comfortable and overall, the room was very neat AND clean. The pool was nice with ample chairs. I liked the basketball court and outdoor tv and fire pit are nice touches. Breakfast is included with the room and is... More

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Ever A, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Hello Charmie2000 Spending a holiday weekend day at a hotel is great! I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed our roomy King studio. What a great way to pass the Labor Day weekend, sitting out by the fire pit, lounging in front of our 70inch outdoor TV, taking in some rays by the pool and shooting some hoops... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am out here a lot and service is always great. A fun and friendly staff always gets the job done. Alex does a great job to ensure everything is in order. Everything is always clean and accommodations are met when requested. I highly recommend this hotel.

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Ever A, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Matt C, This is what excites me most about our hotel, is our staff service! We like to have fun and keep things light, but we definitely know that it is all about our guests! Thank you for highlighting Alex at the front desk, he does an incredible job along with all of our staff in making sure the guests... More

Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently spent 9 nights at this hotel. Our room was very clean and comfortable, the staff were all genuinely friendly and helpful. I was very impressed with housekeeping as our room was impeccably cleaned every day (and I'm sure that was no easy task as our family consists of two 5 year old boys who love to drag sand... More

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Ever A, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear Tina B, Thank you for letting us know about your great stay with us at the Residence Inn Carlsbad. With 2 5 year old kids, I'm sure you have your hands full, and I'm so glad that we were able to help with that. Having the beach just a few miles away is so convenient and not having to... More

San Dimas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was in an industrial area with road work taking place in front of the hotel. The smell of tar was very strong. The room decor was modern and clean. Continental breakfast had excellent choices available.

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Ever A, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Hello Terry B, Thanks for your review! I am sorry that during your stay the road construction was uncomfortable. The city is nearing an end soon to the road work in that is part of the big desalination project. It is a great project that will bring millions of valuable drinking water to the North County region of San Diego... More

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Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad

Address: 2000 Faraday Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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