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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Grand Pacific Palisades resort provides everything you need in your rooms. We wanted to make lasagna for a large birthday party and the provided a large tray and an additional place setting for 6 more people. Friendly staff at all levels. In addition they have two separate pool areas. One for children and adults and one for children only.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clean. Excellent service. Great location. Good beaches. We had an absolutely wonderful experience. Everything was first class. I would not hesitate to return. This hotel is great both as a time share and as a hotel.

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi John_o_lv. Thank you for taking time out to share this review. We loved reading it! Your comments are appreciated and we sincerely hope that you and your family will visit us again. More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the location and the resort is ok - what I object to is the poor service. I booked through DIamond Resorts. I am a Platinum Member and with that kind of investment I expect good service. I was there a week and not one bed change nor did the beds get made, the kitchen and bathrooms were not touched,... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We've stayed at Grand Pacific Palisades a handful of times when visiting family in Carlsbad. The location is great and easy to get to downtown Carlsbad, the beach and lots of restaurants and shopping. The lobby. is really pretty and comfortable. We love the adult pool area. Great views from the pool area to the Pacific Ocean. The pool is... More 

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Mary. Thank you for writing a review. We are committed to creating lasting relationships with our guests. The pool is the perfect spot to cool down from the summer heat and get some exercise. There are a lot of great things coming to the resort and we look forward to showing them off on your next trip. We hope... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We traveled to the San Diego area from Pennsylvania, and wanted a place with two bedrooms and a full kitchen, but that was still pretty close to all the attractions. Not knowing the area at all, this hotel/resort fit the bill nearly perfectly. Its about 30 minutes from San Diego, La Jolla, Torrey Pines, and all the attractions there, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

we had a very nice time here. the room was nice, the pools were great (family activity pool almost like a small water park), nice arts and crafts, and convenient location. we easily walked to legoland each day, and they had an hourly shuttle to beach as well. would return.

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Brian, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. It's a joy to know your family had a fun experience with us. We value your patronage and would like to provide another opportunity to be of service to you. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My family and I stayed at this hotel and it was perfect for the location of Legoland. The hotel shuttle service was excellent. We had the pleasure of having Austin drive us a few times and he was great.

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing these comments, Torschfamily. We look forward to welcoming you back next time! We're so glad you all had a great stay. More 

Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed a week with our family which included 2 grandchildren aged 8 and 3. They had so many activities for them to enjoy. The girls started our stay enjoying the Bouncy House and then did water balloons before going into the kid's pool that a water slide, a water bucket and a water shower and then swimming in the... More 

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Barbara, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. We appreciate the nice comments you made regarding our team. We have taken the liberty of sharing your kind appreciation with the whole team, as it is feedback such as yours that motivates us to achieve higher levels of services and standards. We hope to welcome you back to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

With close proximity to the Flower Fields of Carlsbad, LegoLand (across the street), and Karl Strauss Brewery on premise, this is a great place to stay while in North San Diego County! The pool has a fun water activity area, with BBQ grills nearby for cookouts. They host movie nights outdoor, with a lot of family friendly events. Excellent place... More 

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback, Disneyphotoman. We're glad you enjoyed our location! We love to catch a California sunset whenever we can. It's just so stunning here. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Grand Pacific Palisades Resort! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed with my family of 4 on the hotel side for 3 days. The room is a bit dated but had a very nice view of the coast. This resort is ideal for a family trip with scheduled activities, a family pool, playground, easy access and discounted tickets to Legoland, etc. My kids loved the place! I found the... More 

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Ew2013. It’s a pleasure to receive your review, and thank you for providing feedback that will ultimately help improve our procedures and effectiveness. We're so glad you enjoyed our customer service and facilities. We'll share your review with our leadership team to address the issues with the AC. We hope you will let us know when you return so... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel

Address: 5805 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4609
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $167 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 210
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Also Known As:
Grand Pacific Palisades Hotel Carlsbad
Grand Pacific Palisades Resort
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Carlsbad
#12 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#15 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#20 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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