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Pelican Cove Inn

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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!
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
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77Somewhat walkable
Grade: 77 out of 100
22Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
47Room tips
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As soon as you open the door you’re overtaken by the tall ceilings and exquisite decor! The bathroom is beautiful and very clean (also has incredible amenities). The bed is AMAZING! Memory foam mattress topper, huge comforter, and plush pillows! They’re making it so hard for me
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Response from PelicanCoveInn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us!! It is so appreciated. It was a pleasure meeting you and I hope you enjoyed your time in our little town of Carlsbad. Hope to see you again!
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I actually reset my TripAdivsor password just so I could write this review (I haven't touched this account in years). That's how motivated I am by my experience to write this review. We always stay at hotels, and I am so happy we didn't this weekend. My parents had encouraged
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Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn
Responded Oct 16, 2018
Thank you so much for spending your birthday celebration with us. I so appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. I certainly hope we see you again!! :) Nancy
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My daughter and I spent 2 nights at Pelican Cove, and highly recommend it. There are several rooms, of varying sizes, so various groups could be accommodated. The host is very friendly and helpful. She had lots of suggestions for us re activities, shopping and restaurants.
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Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn
Responded Oct 3, 2018
So very glad that you and your daughter enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you again!!
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We are so glad that we chose Pelican Cove Inn to celebrate our anniversary during a long weekend! Nancy was a wonderful host. She was so in tune with her guests and seemed to know when to chat and when to give privacy. She made delicious breakfasts that we looked forward to each
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This was a pleasant surprise.... the room was quaint and comfortable. There was a lovely upper deck that provided a nice area to enjoy a glass of wine in the cool Pacific breeze. It wasn't a "full on" view of the ocean - but enough that you could enjoy the feeling of the coast
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Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn
Responded Aug 28, 2018
Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is greatly appreciated! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again if you are in the area! :)
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wonderful whirlpool tub for relaxation, but be sure to get instructed first ...lol
Hello! Check in is anytime after 3:00. If you are in the area earlier, feel free to stop in. If the room is ready early you are certainly welcome to it. :)
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Who wants to cook on vacation! But for maybe cold cuts and bread or leftovers, they actually have a common refrigerator detached from the rooms in an alcove nearby.
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Hi, Is there air-conditioning?
Hello! The washer, dryer and refrigerator is no problem. Those are accessible to you. A microwave would not be. Hope this helps. :)
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"We stayed on a ground-level room by the front and we just heard the sound of the ocean not too far off."
"Newport and Carlsbad rooms are upstairs. There did appear to be two or more rooms on ground level."
"second floor is the best but not handicap accessible"
"If not used to feather beds, ask to have it removed--can be lumpy!"
"Look at the pictures of the rooms to pick the one best suited for your stay."
$125 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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