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Carlsbad by the Sea Resort

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“outlet mall”(76 reviews)
“across the street”(129 reviews)
“free shuttle”(39 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsoutlet mallacross the streetfree shuttleyogurtfree breakfastwalking distanceshuttle service to legolandbreakfast roompremium outletslego landlegoland visitrooms were cleanthe hotel offershot tubflower fieldsnice poolconvenient location
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great. Close to outlet mall, restaurants, Legoland and beaches. Close to everything but the hotel is sad and dated. The breakfast is not worth going to. Hair dryer didn't work - overall disappointing. We won't stay here again.

1  Thank Jody O
Reviewed January 16, 2018

This is a motel with a pool. Once you get over the fact that the door to your room opens onto the parking lot then it is fine. The room was large, clean and had a comfortable King size bed. Basic amenities were provided (coffee,...More

Thank uktravailer
Reviewed January 7, 2018

To celebrate my son's birthday we decided to go to Legoland and enjoy two days out here in San Diego. The resort looked decent, service was delightful and room location was "ok". We did enjoy the balcony view although it was partial I may add...More

Thank phxrty
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

The location is fabulous, right across from the outlet mall and walking distance to Legoland, lots of shopping and plenty of excellence restaurants. The first room we were assigned to reeked of something that was being covered up by coffee grounds spread all over the...More

2  Thank Katie W
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Exceptional! It doesn’t matter if the building/structure is dated. What’s important was the location, cleanliness and attentiveness of the staff. Our rooms were very large, bathroom is huge, We had a lot of space for a family of four. The location is very convenient! Carlsbad...More

Thank Lhen Valdez R
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
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$104 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$104 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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charoescobarte
February 10, 2017|
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Response from carlsbadsea | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we only shuttle within 5 miles.
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Katherine B
November 4, 2016|
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Response from carlsbadgm | Property representative |
Yes, the hotel shuttle provides service with in a 5 mile radius.
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"our balcony had a huge tree blocking what i'm sure is a beautiful view"
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"Ask for a room that butts the pool area."
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"stay far away from the freeway as possible"
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"Get a room near the pool for the kids. Location was near the breakfast area. It was great!"
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