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Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach

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#27 of 36 Hotels in Carlsbad
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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay, the room was spacious and the beds where amazing. Pros: Gave us a room with a sofa bed (because 6 year olds love sofa beds) Comfy beds Corner room Breakfast was always full Staff was helpful Cons: Two cleaning rags where on the floor right when we walked in, kinda annoying, we just tossed them in the hall....

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Stephen F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you had a mostly pleasant stay with us. Our staff works hard to provide great service to our guests, and we are happy that they were helpful. Guests often comment on our comfy beds and our provided breakfast, and we’re pleased that you enjoyed those features as well. We...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located one block from Carlsbad State Beach. Benihana Restaurant is 50 ft away from front door of hotel. Stores and restaurants within walking distance. Pool was warm and had lots of sun. Hotel was very clean. Offers continental breakfast in the morning

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Stephen F, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you had a pleasant stay with us. Indeed, our proximity to so many dining and shopping opportunities is a feature that both our guests and staff enjoy. Guests often have good things to say about our pool and our cleanly atmosphere, and we are pleased that you enjoyed those...

Castle Rock, CO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We requested a 2 queen plus sofa bed suite. The sofa bed was a joke! Even our 5yr old refused to sleep on it as it was so uncomfortable! We were put in a handicap room (not requested) which meant we did squats to see in the mirror or be able to shower. The room smelled damp and moldy. The...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear Julie, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am sorry that you were not completely satisfied with your stay. The cleanliness of our rooms, our pool area, and our complimentary breakfast offerings normally receive very high mark from our guests. We will address your comments regarding these as well as the sofa bed...

Gig Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was wonderful! Close to the beach and the interstate. Super clean! Breakfast was delicious. Pool and hot tub were clean and well maintained. Towels were always available. Would recommend to anyone!

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear DeeAnne, Thank you so much for your 5 Star recommendation! We are pleased to hear that we provided you with a pleasant stay at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach. We are happy that you found our location to be ideal, and you were able to enjoy our pool and hot tub. That you would recommend...

Murrieta, CA
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night with my daughter. We went to Legoland the next day and wanted to stay close by. We checked in at around 3:30pm and were told that the room we booked wasn't cleaned yet. Which is odd since check-in time is 3pm. If the rooms aren't cleaned by then, seems like you need to hire some...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and feedback. We are glad to hear that you had a mostly pleasant time staying with us. We apologize for the issues that you faced during your stay, and we hope that we can address them. Our staff works hard to give our guests great service, and on occasion that might mean that we will...

Fergus Falls, Minnesota
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We stayed at this hotel for 5 nights and really enjoyed our stay. The beds were comfortable, the staff was wonderful, and there was a good variety provided at breakfast. Additionally, the location is great... Only 2 blocks from the Carlsbad State Beach. It was a short walk to the train station which was great for taking the Coaster train...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your sterling review! We are happy to hear that you so enjoyed staying with us here at the Holiday Inn Carlsbad Beach. Our staff takes great pride in the quality of service our guests receive, and we will be sure to share your kind words with them. They deserve the recognition! Guests often comment on our comfortable...

Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

Makayla Amescua was absolutely amazing in her assistance to my family throughout my trip. She willingly helped a large group of folks with setup and cleanup of a midday meal--she absolutely went above and beyond in her service. In addition to that the desk staff was incredibly friendly, the hotel is close to the beach and the outlet mall and...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear Kourtni, Thank you for your sterling review! We are glad to hear you had an enjoyable stay with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Carlsbad Beach. Our staff , Makayla included, takes great pride in the quality of service provided to our guests, and we are glad you appreciated their efforts. Guests often comment on our premium...

Olympia, Washington
Reviewed March 10, 2017

My family stayed here several days last week (there were 20 of us), while my son was getting married. After the rehearsal dinner, we brought back Chipotle leftovers to the hotel. I was not sure how we were going to divide up the food among the small refrigerators in all our rooms. But, Makayla Amescua, who works the front desk,...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous review! We are happy to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Carlsbad Beach. Our staff, Makayla included, works hard to give our guests great service, and we’ll be sure to share your kind words. Thanks again for your review, and we hope you’ll stay with...

Reviewed March 7, 2017

We tried to stay at Legoland Hotel but my mistake trying to make a reservation a couple of weeks before our trip, so they offer packages with partner hotels such as Holiday Inn. The location is perfect very close to Legoland, the rooms are very nice, the shower, it has fridge and microwave, very friendly staff so I really don't...

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo, Thank you for your review and recommendation! We are pleased to hear that you had a good experience staying with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Carlsbad Beach. Our staff takes great pride in the quality of service given to our guests, and we’re glad you had a good experience with them. Guests often comment on...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed February 14, 2017

A great hotel, close to the beach and shopping. Complimentary breakfast was okay, your standard Holiday Inn breakfast. The pools was nice and the beds comfortable. We stayed at this hotel while attending a wedding at The Hilton Cape Reys and it was in walking distance

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Steven M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, responded to this review

Dear JM, Thank you for taking the time to write your review! We are pleased to hear that we provided you with a pleasant stay at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach, and you found our location to be ideal. We hope you’ll stay with us again!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach

Address: 751 Raintree Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92011-3206
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $146 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Carlsbad Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“great beds, corner rooms are wonderful”
wallanut, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Third Floor has view of ocean”
Z397RTpaulm, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We stayed in the first floor and it was ok”
L3635EGeduardom, Mar 7, 2017 | Read review
“Highly recommend the King Suite.”
542richd, Jan 25, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing west have distant ocean views. The main thoroughfare is on the South side and may be a bit noisier.”
noellossie, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
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