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Sheraton Carlsbad Resort and Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5480 Grand Pacific Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Ranked #18 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Did a one nighter here the night before Easter Sunday. Tried to applied for SNA upgrade, but no suites were available. Got assigned to the Deluxe coastal view room on the third floor in building 1. $12 resort fee is waived for Platinum guest. Parked in the limited space underground parking. I thought continental breakfast was a standard platinum benefit,... More

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SF bay area
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and 2 boys (teenager and elementary-school aged) stayed 1 night at this hotel during our visit to Legoland. Location: Great spot for Legoland. You walk through the parking lot and up a small path to the entrance. There is 1 person scanning tickets. I could see how it may be backed up like another reviewer mentions, but worth... More

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Dallas, Tx
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I stayed here last week for the start of our girls trip (no husbands and no kiddos). Check in was easy, quick and when we got to our room, it was perfect. We had a coastal view room which is slightly misleading because you almost need binaulars to see a tiny inch of coast in the distance.... More

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Mountain View, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Large clean room. 3 min walk across the parking lot was a separate entrance to Legoland. Ordered room service, the food was good however they forgot 2 of my items and I had to wait another 10 mins to get those.

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Summit, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here due to the Legoland access. One of the worst experiences ever. The access point is in a construction zone and very disorganized. Waited nearly 1 hour in a single line for people with or without tickets. If you have tickets you wait until all folks in front of you go through all their ticket options and select... More

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Southport, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for business and pleasure. Wonderful service and quality fit out. Next door to LEGOLAND for the kids and close to outlet mall and town/beach etc. Highly recommended. If travelling by car a really central spot and not far to San Diego for sea world etc.

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Fresno, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
49 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked last minute while in Carlsbad on business. Booked via the Starwoods IPad app. I was expecting the run of the mill Sheraton. The hotel for sure exceeded my expectations. The guys at valet could tell that I had a long day and offered to pull my luggage out of the car for me as I checked in. I... More

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Oshawa, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 4 nights here in March for a conference. Nice rooms with well appointed finishes, courteous staff, and a pretty good bar! Great pool area, but could use more servers to look after the guests outside. Parking is a bit of a pain if you don't plan on using the valet service. Nice meeting rooms and conference facility

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Los Angeles
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saturday night and the hotel has blocked off all the parking close to the hotel. Dozens of empty spots nearest the hotel that actual paying hotel guests are not allowed to use. A small armada of cars circling around looking for spots. Parked 10 minutes from room. Manager happened to be at front desk and when I complained, he offered... More

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Chatsworth, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived Saturday evening and stayed one night with our family. The room was very nice. We ate in the restaurant for dinner and the staff was very accommodating for our large group that included several young grandchildren. My favorite thing about this hotel is that they hire mature staff. They were very caring and made sure that we got... More

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Additional Information about Sheraton Carlsbad Resort and Spa

Also Known As:
Sheraton Carlsbad Hotel Carlsbad
Sheraton Carlsbad Hotel
Sheraton Carlsbad
Carlsbad Sheraton
Address: 5480 Grand Pacific Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Carlsbad
#5 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#17 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#17 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sheraton Carlsbad Resort and Spa 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated between Los Angeles and San Diego, we're adjacent to Legoland CA and provide a refreshing retreat in a charming coastal community. Onsite we have over 30,000 sq ft of event space. ... more   less 
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