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Carlsbad Downtown Hotels

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Ocean Palms Beach Resort Slideshow
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#10 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
6 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Ecellent location right across from the beach and close to downtown Carlsbad. Several restauants and shopping all within walking distance. Staff is always friendly and helpful..."
  • "I went to Ocean Palms Beach Resort to take a break from the hustle and bustle of my daily life in downtown San Diego. It was so nice to be a quick drive from home, yet in a relaxing..."
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Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa Slideshow
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#5 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Visiting friends in Carlsbad, originally we booked a hotel downtown San Diego. So glad we changed our minds. This hotel is beautiful! Wonderful fire pits to enjoy out at the pool..."
  • "Nice access to beach trail, but not a walkable location into downtown Carlsbad. Romantic for couples and sunsets. Pool, wading pool and spa along with gym and meeting rooms. Try the..."
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Carlsbad-North San Diego County Slideshow
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#8 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "I wish we had planned to use this hotel as a base for our entire vacation instead of staying in downtown San Diego the last couple of nights. Besides Legoland, be sure to visit..."
  • "I had this hotel recommended by a colleague, and booked it for a 2 night stay before we planned on staying in downtown San Diego. We arrived just in time for the managers reception..."
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West Inn & Suites Carlsbad Travelers' Choice® 2014 Winner Family
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#3 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
5 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "be a plus, rather than a negative, because it is centrally located and very close to Legoland, as well as the beach and downtown Carlsbad...."
  • "at least for me): Distances (drive minutes): 2 to the beach, 4 to Carlsbad downtown, 4 to Premium Outlet, 25 to La Jolla, 35 to Seaworld and 40 to Disneyland. In the hotel..."
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Beach Terrace Inn Slideshow
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#2 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is January, but it's still a great place to just walk on the beach, walk downtown, sit in the warmth of the sun on our deck or just relax in the huge beautiful room! The cost for..."
  • "to myself but i must say we really had a great time in Carlsbad. The people downtown Carlsbad were also extremely nice and we were constantly being formally welcomed from..."
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Omni La Costa Resort and Spa Slideshow
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#19 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
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Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad Slideshow
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#4 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
2 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "The rooms were very clean as was the hotel. We needed to be in downtown Carlsbad before 6:00am to pick up our packets and have time to warm up before my husband's 7:00am race..."
  • "The hotel is in the middle of everything, the beach, Legoland, downtown San Diego and even Orange County. Even while they are doing remodeling, the hotel is perfect. Thank you..."
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Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach Slideshow
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#9 of 34 hotels in Carlsbad
3 travelers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Very clean, pretty hotel, very convenient to downtown Carlsbad and HWY 5. They have a Happy Hour every afternoon, and serve nice breakfasts, lunch and dinner, too. Staff very..."
  • "The hotel is located by itself, about 5 miles fom the downtown area. The room was clean with a mini fridge and microwave. There is a beach (with a steep cliff) right across the..."
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