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Pelican Cove Inn

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Yorba Linda, California
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am so happy I found this treasure. It is nestled in a quiet neighborhood and you can leave your car parked and just walk everywhere. My husband and I arrived at 10 a.m. and went to the beach while waiting for room. Nancy was so nice and let us park our car and use the umbrellas and beach chairs.... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your anniversary celebration here at Pelican Cove. Taking the train is a great way to come visit this area since everything is so close. Hope to see you again. Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. It is appreciated. More 

Louisville
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50 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice large rooms with sittings areas. Great breakfasts. Several places on the property to sit and relax. The back patio is really nice; lots of vegetation and quiet. Only 2 blocks to beach and 3 to Carlsbad Village. Nancy is very nice and willing to accommodate. The only disappointment is staying in August with no air conditioning. Really think that... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is appreciated. I mailed your items today and they should arrive by Saturday. Hope to see you again. More 

Tucson, AZ
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20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We stayed here in July 1016. It was my husband, myself, and two kids (ages 11 and 13). It was an amazing stay. We stayed in the Coronado room which has a king bed and a twin trundle bed. All four of us slept very comfortably. You really can easily walk to the beach and downtown businesses from the Inn.... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review. Your little family was such a pleasure. Loved the stuffed animals peeping out the window. :) Glad you found us and hope to see you again! More 

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46 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful little bed-and-breakfast and the owner Nancy is beyond friendly and efficient. I'm not going to go on and on. I certainly could, but I see that everyone who has ever been a guest has praised all of the things I want to praise! So, I'll just say that I triple all the praise that this sweet... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is greatly appreciated. :) Hope to see you for that fourth year!! More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Luckily we got more or less the last room, when we arrived. We got the room right above the reception/lobby (above the red jalousies). It is lovely decorated and we slept wonderful. In the morning Nancy made us a great breakfast und we had nice chats with her and the other guests.

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is greatly appreciated! It was a pleasure meeting you both and hope to see you again if you are in the area! :) More 

Hong Kong, China
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I arrived from San Diego by Coaster train, and make a one night stop in Carlsbad. We found good comments here, so let's try. The room is nice, clean and cozy so I don't repeat. The owner is so nice with home made cookies. The breakfast is French toast which is good enough. The owner Nancy is... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you had a good time in Los Angeles also. I was glad to help you with your train tickets. Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you again if you visit the States again. More 

Palm Desert, California
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Pelican Cove Inn is a B&B a couple of blocks from the ocean and easy walking distance to Carlsbad Village. The beds are covered with comfortable, warm featherbeds and each room also has a gas fireplace. The tile on the bathroom floor and around the fireplace are original and are very unique. Nancy, the owner, is very helpful and she... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. We appreciate the review and the fact that you came back to see us again!! :) Hope to see you next time you are visiting Carlsbad. More 

California
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24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Found this place online when looking for a bed & breakfast. Loved our stay! Our room was cozy and comfortable with great amenities! Breakfast was delicious, this was a convenient location, onsite parking, and the owner was very friendly and offered good local recommendations. We will stay again when in town!

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words! I appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you again next time you are in town! More 

San Diego, California
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Pelican cove B&B is full of charm. It is old-fashioned but well kept-up only one or two blocks form the sandy Frazee Beach. The owner who is very present and hands-on, is the star attraction. Nancy's warmth and hospitality are the most frequent things mentioned in the guest journals in every room. Every room is different. Nothing canned or corporate... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is appreciated! It is always so nice to see you and I am glad that Pelican Cove is your getaway place. See you soon! More 

Princeton, New Jersey
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20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I stayed at the Pelican Inn for 2 weeks this January. I booked because of the great reviews it had received, and it lived up to those reviews. First, a shout out to Nancy, the proprietor, who is a wonderful host. I had a delicious breakfast every morning, homemade by Nancy. The room I stayed in was lovely and comfortable,... More 

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay. We also appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you next time you are in town! More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located 2 blocks from the beach and easy walking distance to several restaurants in the Carlsbad village area. Take a break and relax at the Pelican Cove Inn! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Cove Inn

Address: 320 Walnut Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3151
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $118 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Pelican Cove Hotel Carlsbad
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