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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very well located with about 5 minutes to the beach walking and 10 minutes to good restaurants and city centre. Nancy our hostess was very helpful and enthusiastic. Room was clean, comfortable bed with decent furnishings. Feather comforter is not for everyone and our friends who stayed next to us has allergies so cover was changed no problem. We found...

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Hartsville, Tennessee
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I was booked here through a surfing trip I took this month and was pleasantly surprised. We stayed in the Balboa Room, and the feather beds were amazing. We walked down to town and got a bite to eat looked around came back and when I laid down I was out like a light. Everything was very neat and clean...

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us! It is greatly appreciated. Glad that your surfing trip was fun. It is always so nice to see Coach Pat. He does such a great job. Hope to see you another time!

Yorba Linda, California
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I am so happy I found this treasure. It is nestled in a quiet neighborhood and you can leave your car parked and just walk everywhere. My husband and I arrived at 10 a.m. and went to the beach while waiting for room. Nancy was so nice and let us park our car and use the umbrellas and beach chairs....

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your anniversary celebration here at Pelican Cove. Taking the train is a great way to come visit this area since everything is so close. Hope to see you again. Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. It is appreciated.

Louisville
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Nice large rooms with sittings areas. Great breakfasts. Several places on the property to sit and relax. The back patio is really nice; lots of vegetation and quiet. Only 2 blocks to beach and 3 to Carlsbad Village. Nancy is very nice and willing to accommodate. The only disappointment is staying in August with no air conditioning. Really think that...

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is appreciated. I mailed your items today and they should arrive by Saturday. Hope to see you again.

Tucson, AZ
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stayed here in July 1016. It was my husband, myself, and two kids (ages 11 and 13). It was an amazing stay. We stayed in the Coronado room which has a king bed and a twin trundle bed. All four of us slept very comfortably. You really can easily walk to the beach and downtown businesses from the Inn....

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review. Your little family was such a pleasure. Loved the stuffed animals peeping out the window. :) Glad you found us and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful little bed-and-breakfast and the owner Nancy is beyond friendly and efficient. I'm not going to go on and on. I certainly could, but I see that everyone who has ever been a guest has praised all of the things I want to praise! So, I'll just say that I triple all the praise that this sweet...

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is greatly appreciated. :) Hope to see you for that fourth year!!

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Luckily we got more or less the last room, when we arrived. We got the room right above the reception/lobby (above the red jalousies). It is lovely decorated and we slept wonderful. In the morning Nancy made us a great breakfast und we had nice chats with her and the other guests.

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. It is greatly appreciated! It was a pleasure meeting you both and hope to see you again if you are in the area! :)

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I arrived from San Diego by Coaster train, and make a one night stop in Carlsbad. We found good comments here, so let's try. The room is nice, clean and cozy so I don't repeat. The owner is so nice with home made cookies. The breakfast is French toast which is good enough. The owner Nancy is...

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you had a good time in Los Angeles also. I was glad to help you with your train tickets. Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you again if you visit the States again.

Palm Desert, California
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Pelican Cove Inn is a B&B a couple of blocks from the ocean and easy walking distance to Carlsbad Village. The beds are covered with comfortable, warm featherbeds and each room also has a gas fireplace. The tile on the bathroom floor and around the fireplace are original and are very unique. Nancy, the owner, is very helpful and she...

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us. We appreciate the review and the fact that you came back to see us again!! :) Hope to see you next time you are visiting Carlsbad.

California
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Found this place online when looking for a bed & breakfast. Loved our stay! Our room was cozy and comfortable with great amenities! Breakfast was delicious, this was a convenient location, onsite parking, and the owner was very friendly and offered good local recommendations. We will stay again when in town!

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pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words! I appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you again next time you are in town!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located 2 blocks from the beach and easy walking distance to several restaurants in the Carlsbad village area. Take a break and relax at the Pelican Cove Inn! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Cove Inn

Address: 320 Walnut Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $167 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Pelican Cove Hotel Carlsbad
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“We stayed in the Coronado room which was nice”
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“Check the website for very accurate descriptions of the rooms or call Nancy.”
 of 5 bubbles arizonamom, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Santa Barbara is larger than the one we stayed in.”
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