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The Flower Fields at Carlsbad RanchR

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Unsurpassed Beauty!

The beauty found at The Flower Fields of Carlsbad is astonishing to behold. We saw it from a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Madison, Wisconsin
Viewing the Flowers

By the time we arrived in Carlsbad, the season was over and the gates were closed. We walked up to... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Rockville, Maryland
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For over sixty years, Mother Nature has transformed the rolling hills of North San Diego County into one of the most spectacular and coordinated displays of natural color and beauty anywhere in the world. The nearly fifty acres of Giant Tecolote...more
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5704 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4435
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beauty found at The Flower Fields of Carlsbad is astonishing to behold. We saw it from a distance and were compelled to visit. This is another must see for tourists. The Flower Fields open every year in March. Can't wait to go back.

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Reviewed October 10, 2018

By the time we arrived in Carlsbad, the season was over and the gates were closed. We walked up to hotel behind the flower fields and had a chance to view what was remaining. It was a much smaller operation, but it was still lovely....More

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Reviewed September 19, 2018

We decided to FINALLY go this year and took the tractor tour of the area. It was a bit of a wait, but we weren't in a hurry. Beautiful flowers, and then walked around. There is a great spot for kids to play- they have...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Where els can you live right by the ocean and enjoy the beautiful flower fields ? When we moved here in ‘88 we enjoyed several years amidst the flowers for Easter Celebration and church. If you’re in town in springtime the Flower Fields are a...More

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Once a center of an industry, this is more a 'postage stamp' reflection of a past iconic era. But when all is in bloom, it is still awe inspiring. By September thought, it's mostly tan colored dirt waiting for the next growing cycle

Thank onetravelman
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Despite the pretty pictures the hill is barren at this time. The summer temperatures in Carlsbad aren't conducive for growing flowers locally but the grocery stores have plenty of bouquets to purchase.

Thank selfevident
Reviewed August 17, 2018

It is beautiful but you can see most of it from the road and even the outlets nextdoor. No need to pay a fee to walk it.

Thank marciehmay
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Great spring adventure. Rows and rows of beautiful flowers. Come early since it is a favorite tourist site.

Thank Carol F
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Gorgeous place, but hard to get a great picture. We got there right during peak hours so it was very busy and people are totally unaware that others are trying to get pictures too. I also wish the flowers were all mixed together - instead...More

Thank The_Sharks88
Reviewed August 6, 2018

If you enjoy flower fields, and visiting Carlsbad in the spring, you will definitely not want to miss it. They do charge quite a bit just to walk in the fields, but it's a unique experience and always worth it once. The southern-most facing slope...More

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August 31, 2018|
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Response from JoniM637 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for reaching out. Unfortunately, our bloom season each year is from March to around mid-May. We are currently in the process of planting for the 209 spring season. We will not be open again until March 1... More
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Janet B | Reviewed this property |
i am unaware of the flag. call them or check their website.
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May 18, 2018|
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Response from cottagebythesea | Reviewed this property |
You will still see bloom tomorrow. Ranuculus are all in bloom