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Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport

#22 of 36 Hotels in Carlsbad
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5835 Owens Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008 (Formerly Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Richard at the front desk provided excellent customer service. We had a complaint about Starbucks closing at this location and it was Richard who was able to get coffee for my wife. This was a brief one night stay close to Legoland and Richard provided suggested and provided for the shuttle service. He was also very kind of my daughter... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words about our hotel and especially Richard....We agree that he like the rest of our staff provide superior customer service. We cannot wait to see you the next time you are in the area. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a room while relocating and waiting for an escrow to close. Staff went above and beyond to meet our needs. After checkout, I realized I had left a personal foam contour pillow. Again, staff rescued it for me and held it at the desk until I could get back to reclaim it. All of this was accomplished with smiles... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. I hope everything went well with escrow and your move. The staff is absolutely beaming with pride for your kind words. We hope we will be your hotel of choice the next time you need a room in Carlsbad whether it be for another move or just for a... More 

Huntington Beach, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our group chose this hotel because it was close to our fields. I was very happy to find clean rooms, attentive front desk agents, and a decent breakfast (provided just for our grp in a private room) . I did find thay my phone was not working. Called to report it. Was told they would have it fixed when I... More 

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Thank Dia S
ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to respond. I am glad we did so many things right but also disappointed that we dropped the ball on the phone issue. I have shared your feedback with the Front Desk and Maintenance to see where we came up short and believe we have resolved the miscommunication. I know it does not help... More 

Camarillo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each time we have a family function in the Carlsbad area, my husband I stay at this hotel. Once again we were very happy with our accommodations. As always, our room is very clean and quiet. The location is great. The hotel staff is very friendly, courteous, and competent. "Mariel" (who made note of my phone request for an early... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to respond to the review. I am beaming with pride that my staff took such great care of you (again). I hope the next time you are in the area you get to enjoy some more of our amenities like our pool or restaurant. Mariel and Richard wanted me to tell you they look forward... More 

seattle
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We used to resist hotels without a breakfast included until I tried the healthy, tasty omelet at this Marriott. Fresh from a romp next to the Pacific, just a short drive away we selected this Marriott, carried in a bag of easy dinner for 7 to eat at the picnic tables in the lobby and spent the night. Ready for... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. I am sharing your thoughts with my F & B manager and all of my Bistro workers. I am sure they will be beaming with pride with your kind words. The next time you are in the area I would suggest the French Toast. It is a personal favorite of... More 

Fresno, California
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel was above my expectations. Normally, hotel airports are a little more rundown. We stayed here the night before we went to Legoland, which was a short drive away. There are also plenty of restaurants to choose from a few miles down the road. I would definitely stay again. Rooms were clean, staff were friendly, and the location was... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am glad you liked our hotel and the next time you stay with us I would suggest you use our complimentary shuttle so you can save yourself the pricey parking at Legoland and use the money for souvenirs or snacks at the park. We look forward to having you... More 

Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Avoid this hotel at all costs! The staff were very unfriendly. When the maid did our room, she intentionally left the door open after cleaning the room. We went to the front desk to complain, but the staff weren't very friendly and were unhelpful. We trusted the maid for 1 more day, but she left the door open again. This... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to respond. I am sorry that you were so disappointed by your stay that you chose to write such a harsh review after almost a year after your stay. I noticed you had similar issues at hotels in Singapore, Honolulu and Jamaica and likewise took a long time to express your displeasure as well.... More 

Sun City, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights in Carlsbad for family gathering and we weren't disappointed in this Courtyard. Convenient location, great family pool, clean and comfortable hotel. Prices were reasonable for the quality and area. Breakfast menu, food quality and service were great .... but pay as you go. No complimentary buffet here. Consistent Marriott property. You won't be disappointed. Thanks for a... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Larry, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you the next time you are in the area. More 

Marlboro, New Jersey
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12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I really enjoy staying at this hotel. It is close to all of the major sightseeing locations, beaches and restaurants. The hotel has a nice lobby and pool area. I will definitely stay here again when in the area!

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ManagerCYCSD, Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the amenities we offer and hope the next time you are in the area you get to experience some of other amenities such as our bistro or use our firepit which is great after a long day at the beach or by the pool. See you the next time you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Clean with good service. The bed was one of the most comfortable my family has experienced. Arrive too late for dining out and came to find that this Marriott does not offer room service - However, we were pleasantly surprised by their "Bistro" service area adjacent to the check-in. Fantastic chicken with fries, cobb salad, chicken noodle soup and quesadilla.... More 

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ManagerCYCSD, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to respond. We are glad you enjoyed our food and hope the next time you stay you get to try some other items on our menu. My personal favorite is the ribs. The smell of those ribs cooking is only surpassed by the flavor when you bite into them. We look forward to seeing... More 

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Courtyard by Marriott Carlsbad hotel is located just 3 miles from the Pacific Ocean and Carlsbad beach, blocks from LEGOLAND® California and Carlsbad Premium Outlets, near the Carlsbad and Vista business parks 15 minutes from Camp Pendleton and close to the McClellan-Palomar Airport. When travel takes you to Carlsbad for a California hotel room, the Marriott offers all the comforts and quality you have come to expect from a Courtyard by Marriott hotel. This hotel near LEGOLAND® California offers guests easy access to the sprawling park and nearby outlet malls and more. Business travelers attending meetings and conferences in the Carlsbad area enjoy a large work desk with an ergonomic chair, high speed Internet access and relaxing atmosphere to unwind at the end of the day. Nearby area Carlsbad businesses include McClellan-Palomar Airport (CLD), United States Marine Camp Pendleton Marine Base, Cal State San Marcos, Callaway Golf, Invitrogen, Western Flight and many more Carlsbad and Vista Business Park companies. Both leisure and business travelers will appreciate the warm welcome by our friendly north San Diego hotel staff as you join us in Carlsbad, California at our Marriott hotel.Attractions Near Our Carlsbad CA Marriott hotel Include:• Carlsbad Beaches• Carlsbad Premium Outlets• Carlsbad Village• Del Mar Race Track• Del Mar Fairgrounds• Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch• LEGOLAND® California Theme Park• LEGOLAND® California Waterpark• Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park• Museum of Making Music• Safari Park Other points of interest to our north San Diego Carlsbad area hotel include all the attractions of San Diego such as Sea World California, the San Diego Zoo, Downtown San Diego, Old Town and much more. Other nearby points of interest include the Sealife Aquarium, Gemological Institute of America, San Clemente and much more. The courteous friendly staff of the Courtyard by Marriott® Carlsbad Hotel guarantees your stay with us will exceed your expectations! Amenities of the Courtyard by Marriott Carlsbad Hotel include: • Ample & Complimentary Parking• Business Center with Media Pods• New Redesigned Courtyard Lobby• GoBoard Technology Center®• Boarding Pass Station• Carlsbad Area Meeting Rooms (1,200 square feet)• High Speed Internet Access (Complimentary)• Indoor Fitness Center• Outdoor Heated Pool & Deck Area• Luxury Marriott Bedding and Pillows• The Bistro featuring Starbucks Coffee (open breakfast and dinner)• Whirlpool Suites Available• The Market 24-Hour Café ... more   less 

Additional Information about Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport

Address: 5835 Owens Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92008 (Formerly Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad)
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $142 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 145
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Also Known As:
Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad Hotel Carlsbad
Courtyard Carlsbad
Carlsbad Courtyard
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#14 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#19 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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