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Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Polite staff Clean rooms Exceptional food Great service Plus they have a 2 for 1 open bar drink!!!! Sign me up Will definitely go back as it has many amenities such as open fire pit for night owls, access to beach, unobstructed view of the ocean ++

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Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 9 nights in a room which was large with plenty of storage space and a decent sized bathroom with a large shower. The room was on the 3rd (top) floor with a balcony overlooking the ocean - well worth the extra cost. The view to the ocean is a little spoiled by the RV site across... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic hotel. A little pricey but well worth it. We had rooms on the ground floor- it was ideal for my very pregnant self. Pool was fantastic, staff was fantastic, restaurant was good. We enjoyed it- will be back for a longer stay in the future.

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear TCG81, Thank you for sharing your experience at our resort and for recognizing our exceptional staff. We are pleased to hear you had a fantastic stay and were able to enjoy our pool and our signature restaurant Chandler's. We look forward to welcoming you back to Cape Rey soon! More 

Glendale, CA, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel over a weekend. The hotel is very nice and clean and the staff is very helpful. Gorgeous views of the ocean from the pool area and right across from the beach. Short distance to Carlsbad Village where there are plenty of shops and restaurants.

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear Arineh G, Thank you for sharing your experience and for the 5 Star Rating of our resort. We are pleased to hear you had a wonderful weekend visit at Cape Rey and enjoyed our beautiful Ponto Beach. We hope to welcome you back soon! More 

Los Angeles area
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I badly needed a brief, relaxing getaway weekend along the coast and decided to give Cape Rey a try since we're Hilton Honors members. Wow, what an impressive first experience it was. We were super pleased with the extremely friendly and courteous staff, awesome pool area, very nice restaurant with excellent service, and a spacious, very clean... More 

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Las Vegas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a good location for North San Diego. you can see the beach however the beach is not user friendly from this hotel. You need to walk across the street and the sand is cover with little rocks everywhere so you can not even sit on the sand. Plus you have to walk through a camp ground... More 

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie S Thank you for your review. As one of the few North San Diego resorts located directly on the coast, Cape Rey is great for those who want to be within walking distance to the beach. However, it sounds like you may have visited the beach when conditions were less than favorable. Occasionally high tides and rough surf... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here last weekend and liked the fact that it's right across from the beach, and it's an easy stroll to get there. The service and quality of the guest experience was variable. We arrived very late and the fellow manning the front desk was friendly, but either ignorant about the layout of the hotel or... More 

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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful hotel clean elegant terrific buffet breakfast we pre-paid for and looked forward to every morning. Great location across from the beach and not far from Legoland. We upgraded to an ocean front view with balcony and couldn't have been happier!

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear Juliette M, Thank you for the 5-star rating of our resort. We love hearing from happy guests as we strive to provide each person with a wonderful experience. We are glad that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet and close location to the beach. We hope you visit us again soon! More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband had a conference at the hotel so I decided to tag along with my five and nine year old boys. This hotel was in a convenient location, across the street from Carlsbad state park. The pool was large and not over crowded even during a weekend in mid July.

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear annmartines, We are pleased to hear you were able to accompany your husband on his business trip, and were able to enjoy our resort with your two sons. We look forward to welcoming you back to Cape Rey again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well-priced ocean-front hotel, suitable for couples, adults, families, small groups and others. Extremely friendly staff. Nice rooms. Good food and drinks. Nice views over the Pacific Ocean. We've come here a few times a year on bicycle training over-nights and never been disappointed.

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear fillmorew, Thank you for sharing your experiences at Cape Rey! We are grateful for your continued loyalty to our resort. Customer service is important to us so we are glad to hear that you found our staff extremely friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel! More 

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  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled along the sunny Pacific Coast in Northern San Diego and only 150 steps to the surf, Cape Rey is the adventurous choice for the California traveler who seeks something different and unique. With spectacular views of picturesque South Carlsbad beaches, the resort sits atop the crest of a series of gently rolling berms - a crest we like to call the Cape! At the Cape you are just minutes from LEGOLAND(R)California and the historic Del Mar Race Track, or a short coastal drive to SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo or Safari Park, famous regional wineries, and award-winning craft breweries. For the adventurous types we outfit you for local deep-sea fishing, sailboat cruises, horseback riding, paddle boarding, snorkeling, surfing lessons, and kayak explorations. Foodies enjoy dining on-property at Chandler's, where you'll find familiar favorites prepared with a twist. For connecting rejuvenation with mind, body and soul, we offer one of the top 5 Hotel Spas in the U.S. By Travel & Escape, the Ocean Crest Spa. And with an array of excursion locales and onsite amenities, there's always something to do, see or eat at the Cape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort

Address: 1 Ponto Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011 (Formerly Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa)
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $229 - $449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 215
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#2 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 Spa Hotel in Carlsbad
#5 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#8 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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