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Carlsbad by the Sea Resort

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“outlet mall”(77 reviews)
“across the street”(129 reviews)
“free shuttle”(39 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This used to be a lovely place to stay when on a long road trip. But sadly, it is not well maintained and shows it age. We stayed for one night, and glad it was only one! Hard to get hot water, and NO HEAT....More

Thank MrsB503
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The location of this hotel is so nice because you are right across from the street from a really nice outlet mall. Close to legoland. I highly recommend going to Karl Strauss right next door practically, the food is amazing and the beer is excellent,...More

1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Close to all restaurants and Legoland. Could not have asked for a better location or staff. Shuttle was a great help and saved parking expenses. Breakfast was perfect for our family. The room was spotless. The CU Amenities by the Soft Touch Group were a...More

1  Thank lenforbes
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Recently spent a couple of nights at the Carlsbad by the Sea on a family trip which included Legoland. The location of this hotel is amazing, just over the road from the Premium Outlets Stores and restaurants etc and round the corner from Legoland. It...More

Thank paulb9872016
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

My daughter planned out my grandsons birthday weekend. She booked this hotel for two reasons. 1. they offered full "American" breakfast and 2. The free shuttle to Legoland. Well when we arrived and checked in I noticed the exterior was a little on the older...More

Thank Allyj J
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Amenities
Top amenities
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
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
US$117 - US$269 (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
US$117 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Dana S
16 May 2018|
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Response from uktravailer | Reviewed this property |
I think it's included in the room but you are best to check with the hotel to be sure. It's a fairly basic buffet breakfast.
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Dana S
30 April 2018|
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Response from Allyj J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about pool hours. Im pretty sure its open into the evening. The breakfast was nothing to write home about. However, there are eateries all around the hotel.
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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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