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Ocean Palms Beach Resort

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2950 Ocean St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our second visit here and it was just as good as the first. Parking is still an issue but the staff and guests themselves are so great about it that it doesn't feel like that big of a deal. We just parked and took Uber if we went anywhere. Between the people you meet at the beautiful fire... More 

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Layton, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful rooms, beautiful property , close to ocean and many restaurants. I hope the rooms and property can be maintained, because we would love to come back and have the same experience. The young guy that checked us in was super friendly and helpful!

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for a couples get-away, and it was pleasant -- but it's clearly the perfect place for a family trip. We stayed in Room 120, and there was quite a bit of foot-traffic in front of our room, meaning people were continually passing within 10 feet of us when we were lying on the bed.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not one for large resorts, prefer boutique style hotels. What a find this resort is...and no resort fee or charge for overnight parking. Beach is across street, and yes there are 70 steps one way!! great exercise. We enjoyed the Lanai mini suite as we wanted our own patio. Just know the sofa bed is not comfortable unless... More 

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know that there was a post on one of the small rooms at this resort. I just wanted to say I love this place I am fine with the small room on a holiday weekend I was thrilled just to get a room. The rooms are clean and adorable and the staff is awesome. You are at the beach... More 

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Maricopa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was amazing!! So close to the beach! The staff was great and so helpful. We can't wait to come back on our next vacation. This is a little hidden GEM in Carlsbad, CA and we highly recommend it!!!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an older hotel/motel that was renovated. We stayed in a one bedroom with a pull out couch. The kitchen was nice and wifi worked well. We could see part of the ocean from our second floor balcony. I would definitely stay again. You can walk to beach and restaurants and shops. No driving. Also close to Legoland. Pool... More 

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Hayward
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff! Very accommodating for last minute booking! I would recommend their place anytime! Went there to book a room last minute due to a unforeseeable booking from another resort and they were able to accomodate a room for us with a great price. Inaddition, when we realized we needed additional space during our stay, they were even more accommodating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family just returned from a week long stay at Ocean Palms. The location in Carlsbad was second to none -- steps from the beach and a block from all the restaurants and shops in the Village. Our 1-bedroom was clean and the grounds were beautiful and lush. The staff are wonderful and helpful. Will definitely stay here again!

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Luxury Mini room is wonderful. Full Kitchen (not that we used it but we could have), sofa, king size bed and a spectacular bathroom with garden tub with jets and "sit-down" shower with three, yes 3, shower heads!!! You can't see the ocean from the rooms but you can sure hear it! A very short walk across the little... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For generations, families visiting San Diego's North County for fun and relaxation on America's greatest beaches have enjoyed staying at the Ocean Palms. Our casual Carlsbad resort is ideally located along the coast in Carlsbad Village, home to one of Southern California's best collections of shops and restaurants. The Ocean Palms offers a wide choice of Carlsbad accommodations. From comfortable budget rooms to luxury suites, 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms, some with ocean views, every room offers a fully equipped kitchen. We have the unique ability to provide you with the exact sleeping arrangements you need. Whether it's adjoining rooms or a suite, we can get you the space you need at a rate you'll love. Enjoy a continental breakfast, with fresh fruit, fresh-baked cookies, Danishes, and fresh-brewed coffee. Enjoy the laid back atmosphere and the lush landscaping. We're pet friendly, there's free WiFi, a heated pool and Jacuzzi. We love families who can't get enough of the beach, so we provide free beach chairs, beach towels, boogie boards, and even free surfboards. The beach is right across the street, and the charming Village of Carlsbad is just a block away. Visiting Legoland? We're only a 10 minute drive. We're also just three blocks from the Coaster railroad station, so you can ride the train and take in all the attractions in San Diego, from a Padres Game at Petco Park to a tour of the historic aircraft carrier U.S.S. Midway. Here in North County San Diego, explore wineries and microbreweries. Welcome to your beachside home away from home. Come to the Ocean Palms, where cool Pacific breezes sweep across the enchanting Village of Carlsbad. There is no better place for families to capture the magic of Southern California. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Palms Beach Resort

Address: 2950 Ocean St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $190 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ocean Palms Beach Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Ocean Palms Beach Hotel Carlsbad
Ocean Palms Beach Carlsbad
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#12 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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