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Carlsbad Lagoon

4215 Harrison St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3558
+1 760-434-3089
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So much fun

this place is really nice and clean and so much fun, not that much busy, you can rent all the... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Tehran, Iran
Always a Fantastic time.

My family and I have returned to this place for each of the last 6 years when visiting Carlsbad. So... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Tucson, Arizona
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“jet ski” (19 reviews)
“wave runners” (12 reviews)
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4215 Harrison St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3558
+1 760-434-3089

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

this place is really nice and clean and so much fun, not that much busy, you can rent all the equipment from kayak to jet skies. it was really fun with family to rent a boat for an hour around $130. also, you can do...More

Thank Mamali001
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My family and I have returned to this place for each of the last 6 years when visiting Carlsbad. So much Fun, and good value for the price too.

Thank jefferyarnold
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful area with public access. Tidal so it cleans out regularly. No swimming allowed but one can fish. Halibut caught in winter back in the shallows. SUP, boat and jet ski rentals near hi-way and Adams. Only lagoon with water sports.

1  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

What a fun way to get outside and have some exercise to boot. We had 3 families with 8 kids and 4 water toys - 2 kayaks and 2 SUPs. That provided enough seats for all the kids whenever they wanted. They paddled, kicked, and...More

Thank SF_SanDiego_76
Reviewed 19 October 2016

My husband and I went for our anniversary and had so much fun! Would highly recommend the waverunners, but they also have stand-up paddleboards and kayaks.

Thank Gina D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Carlsbad Lagoon is also known as Agua Hedionda which means stinky waters, named by the Luiseno Native Americans long ago. Locals do refer to it as Agua Hedionda but also use Carlsbad Lagoon as names. At the northwest end is Carlsbad Sports which offers a...More

1  Thank Vendrizzi
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Carlsbad Lagoon offers its visitors with a variety of activities ! Paddle boarding , jet skiing , kayaking , water skiing , you want to get wet ? this is the place !!

Thank bartongrasshopper
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The Lagoon was very quint. It had a lot of options if you wanted to do things such as jet ski, paddle board, etc.

1  Thank Bran T
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The lagoon has two distinct personalities: The west side near where the equipment rentals are located is busy with jet skis where you can fuel your adrenaline. If you prefer a quieter experience with nature, paddle your SUP or kayak east and enjoy calmer water...More

Thank Molly W
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Recently went to a work function hosted at the Carlsbad Lagoon and they did a fantastic job! HR did a lot of the setup work but they pretty much gave her free range to set up like she would like. They provided her with some...More

Thank Chicklet2016
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Jacki L
how old/tall do you have to be to water ski? Can I be my own driver or do I have to hire a boat captain?
15 December 2016|
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Response from Lschlauch | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can rent the boat, I do not know the age/height restrictions
How long does it take for the $300 authorization from renting jet skies to get returned back to my account?
25 July 2016|
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Response from Kim C | Reviewed this property |
I was a patron at this establishment. I suggest you contact them directly regarding money issues.
Can I launch my own PWC on the lagoon or is it for rentals only?
29 May 2016|
Response from LionFred | Reviewed this property |
I think you can. I saw another boat trailer parked there.