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Carlsbad by the Sea Resort

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  • Excellent24%
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  • Poor7%
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“outlet mall”(77 reviews)
“across the street”(129 reviews)
“free shuttle”(39 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 14 June 2015

We staid in Carlsbad couple days. Very nice hotel with super excellent location. All shopping and restaurants are 2 steps way. Hotel offers shuttle to the Legoland park. Breakfast is very nice. For dinner ---- BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse Carlsbad, CA

1  Thank kamland99
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Our room was clean. The hotel is near shopping and restaurants. The hot tub was a nice touch at night with the cool temperatures. I wasn't fond of the coffee but there is a Starbucks right across the street. Overall, we enjoyed our stay!

2  Thank Mags1moo
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Rooms were clean and fairly well appointed. Some of the furniture had seen better days. Bathrooms were clean and well kept. Complimentary breakfast left something to be desired. Have had better eggs in an Army mess hall. Housekeeping was excellent. Staff was courteous and ehlpful.

2  Thank aflimberg
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Over the past several years, our home away from home has always been at the Carlsbad By The Sea Resort. Lisa at the front desk is like a having a good friend next door. The location is great with an abundance of restaurants and shopping...More

Thank SimonSezYes
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

We had a three night stay here for our visit to Legoland. Excellent location with the outlets straight across the road. Room was perfectly clean, although showing signs of age it is a three star accomodation, so expected. Everything was perfectly adequate in the room,...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
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Price range
USD 116 - USD 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 116 - USD 252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Tracy S
22 February 2018|
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Response from saykenny | Reviewed this property |
Well my dogs are service dogs and the other one is not a service dog and I never had a problem so maybe their policy has changed I went there many times before even had a service dog and it was ever an issue matter of fact... More
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charoescobarte
11 February 2017|
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Response from carlsbadsea | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we only shuttle within 5 miles.
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Katherine B
5 November 2016|
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Response from carlsbadgm | Property representative |
Yes, the hotel shuttle provides service with in a 5 mile radius.
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Room Tips
"Ask for rooms that do not face the freeway and a second floor room"
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"Try for a room away from the freeway"
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"no actual ocean view rooms despite the hotel's name"
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"our balcony had a huge tree blocking what i'm sure is a beautiful view"
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