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Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad

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San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We checked in here in the middle of July for what was supposed to be 4 nights... we checked out asap. First off, our room was right next to the pool, where we could hear every single conversation, the music from some guy's boombox, bros chicken-fighting... super awesome when you're trying to nap with a 2 and 4 year old.... More 

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Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to post this review about our hotel. I am so sorry to hear that you encountered so many issues. This is not the experience we want any of our guests to have and certainly is not normal. I will be sharing these comments with the entire staff and... More 

So. California
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309 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location for us, 5-10 minutes from LEGOLAND and I-5 freeway. Check-in was very good, our rooms were ready, there was no mixup as we had changed dates, and the clerk actually offered to change our rooms if we wanted (I've never been asked this before). This was not necessary as 150 and 152 were very quiet ground floor rooms.... More 

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Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to post this wonderful review about the Residence Inn! We are thrilled to hear that you loved our location, staff service, and all the amenities which we provide. Our breakfast options are always a hit with our wide variety of items we put out every day. Our staff... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

located 5-10 miles from Downtown Carlsbad...in a Corporate Park. Nice area for walks. Variety of breakfast options throughout our weeklong stay. Nice, clean rooms. Very nice staff. Taylor Made Corp office a short walk away...worth a 30 minute tour on Thurs mornings @ 10 am only. Tues nite cookout with food and beer a nice touch. Kitchen in suite and... More 

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Thank CCV602
Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Thank you for posting about your stay. I apologize that the AC was loud, I’ll be sure to have our engineering department have a look at it. Really glad you got the opportunity to enjoy our RI Mix on Tuesday. We enjoy the BBQ as well. Regards, More 

California
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69 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm staying here now and I've never written a review before I've left the hotel. I was a challenge coming in due to booking six rooms with all sorts of different requirements. The front desk could not have made it easier and went so far as to follow up to make sure the check in was going as planned. The... More 

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Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

I’m honored that we are your first review and appreciate you taking the time to do so. I’ll be sure to pass on your kind words to the entire staff. The food court is a nice alternative to cooking in your room. Looking forward to hosting you and your group on the next trip. Travel Safe More 

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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we stayed in room 154, 1bd suite what I normally expect at a Residence Inn. This room's kitchenette could use a definite upgrade, or just some care. Some of the drawers are very hard to open and close,( though I'm sure Housekeeping cleans & wipes the cabinets inside and out), ours just looked it really hasn't been tended too... More 

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Thank Lisa M
Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

I’m truly sorry that your experience did not measure up to your and our standards. I do appreciate your feedback. I will be reviewing our staffing levels during these events to avoid similar issues in the future. I do hope you will give us an opportunity to show we have improved and stay with us again during your next visit... More 

Marysville, Ohio
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was really great for our family of five (mom, dad and boys aged 4, 8 & 12). We had a two bedroom suite with a king, a queen, and a sofa bed, two full bathrooms, and a full kitchen including dishwasher, full size fridge, microwave, oven, and lots of cabinet space. The sofa bed is a little rough... More 

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Thank Edgar V
Duncan M, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Looks like you and your family got the entire experience. Our staff work hard every day to provide excellent service so they will be excited to read your comments. Sorry about the sofa bed – we realize they are not the greatest but I’ll have my maintenance department have a look. Thank you for the recommendation and hope we get... More 

Morgan Hill, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a trip to Legoland and were impressed with our accommodation, location and service. We got a great studio with a small kitchen. Large fridge and dishwasher, microwave even a stove. Everything you need for a family with kids. Room was clean and had a view of the pool. No problem with noise. Breakfast downstairs every morning... More 

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Thank nuves9
Michael G, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear nuves9 Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to post this wonderful review about the Residence Inn! We are thrilled to hear that you loved our location, staff service, and all the amenities which we provide. Our breakfast options are always a hit with our wide variety of items we put out every day.... More 

Schaumburg, Illinois
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86 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Not within walking distance of much, but a short drive to many restaurants and shopping. The hotel was clean and the area safe. I was able to run without fear as the sun was just coming up. Breakfast was the typical Residence Inn breakfast - eggs, oatmeal, waffles, etc. Workout room was very small.

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Thank Longmich
Michael G, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to post this wonderful review about the Residence Inn. Our hotel is located in a business park, but is a quick ten minute drive to many restaurants, beaches, and shopping areas. The area is very safe, and we are glad to hear you were able to enjoy a run while... More 

Encinitas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

We visited in July, and it was a staycation for us for the weekend. We really enjoyed ourselves and will definitely be coming back again. The pool was very refreshing and felt great with the heat we were experiencing the weekend we went. The staff is great and always willing to help and answer any questions you may have.. We... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

This location's managers in charge of group reservations were very accommodating of our large group. Our schedule changed numerous times prior to our stay, but each time those managers made it simple and stress free. Once on site, they could not have been more helpful and made the stay enjoyable.

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Michael G, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad, responded to this review

Dear timothy_hearl Thank you for taking the time out of your day to post this wonderful review about our sales team! Heidi and Kelly do a great job working with groups, and it is always amazing to hear when there hard work pays off. I will make sure to share your kind words with them, and the rest of our... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn Carlsbad is centrally located just a few miles from LEGOLAND, Carlsbad Beaches, LEGOLAND Water Park, SEALIFE Aquarium, and the flower fields. IT is also just a short drive to the Safari Park, the San Diego Zoo, Sea World, and many San Diego attractions. The Residence Inn offers free parking, free WiFi, free breakfast, and a evening social hour Monday through Wednesday with free beer and wine. All suites offer tons of space and full kitchens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad

Address: 2000 Faraday Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-7229
Location: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $164 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad Hotel Carlsbad
Residence Inn Carlsbad
Carlsbad Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#16 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#17 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
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