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    Pelican Cove Inn

    320 Walnut Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3151
    +1 866-713-1439
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    Room & Suite (22)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “feather bed” (20 reviews)
    “b b” (55 reviews)
    “two blocks” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
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    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    We have friends that have been staying at Pelican Cove Inn for years. We finally decided to try it ourselves and thoroughly enjoyed our five nights at Pelican Cove Inn. I can't say enough good things about Nancy! She is so welcoming and cheerful all...More

    Thank Sharon H
    Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove InnResponded 21 September 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review! It is greatly appreciated. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. It is always nice to meet new friends. :) Hope to see you again when you are in the Carlsbad area.

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    My wife and I have stayed here twice and we will definitely be back again. The reason we love Pelican Cove is the location to the beach, the cozy rooms, the tasty breakfast, the friendly atmosphere and of course Nancy! She's such a wonderful, joyous...More

    Thank Conner F
    Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove InnResponded 29 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind words! We really appreciate you taking the time to do a review for us. Hope to see you another time!! :)

    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    We recently stayed at the Pelican Cove Bed & Breakfast as part of a reunion, and I was absolutely blown away by our time spent here. Nancy, the owner, could not have been nicer and went out of her way to make sure everyone in...More

    Thank jlawwhite
    Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove InnResponded 20 July 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us! We really appreciate it. It was a pleasure meeting you and your lovely family. Hope to see you again!

    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    My husband and I stayed here for 5 nights in mid June and thoroughly enjoyed it. The inn is within easy walking distance (2-3 blocks) of both the beach and the village. Nancy is an excellent hostess, with a perfect personality for running a B&B...More

    Thank NIKieser
    Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove InnResponded 26 June 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review for us! We really appreciate it. :) It was nice to meet you and glad that we had nice cool weather for you to escape the Arizona heat. Hope to see you next...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    This place is a gem on the San DIego County coast. Walking distance to both a beautiful beach and to town, you never have to drive anywhere. Now would you want to. The room was beautiful, clean and comfortable. The grounds had lots of nice...More

    Thank Dan G
    Response from pelicancoveinn, Owner at Pelican Cove InnResponded 6 June 2017

    We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. We really appreciate it! Hope to see you next time you are in town. :)

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Carlsbad
    • Also Known As
    • Pelican Cove Hotel Carlsbad
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    Stacie C
    7 February 2017|
    Response from pelicancoveinn | Property representative |
    Hello! Check in is anytime after 3:00. If you are in the area earlier, feel free to stop in. If the room is ready early you are certainly welcome to it. :)
    16 September 2016|
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    Response from Iluvgoodstuff | Reviewed this property |
    Who wants to cook on vacation! But for maybe cold cuts and bread or leftovers, they actually have a common refrigerator detached from the rooms in an alcove nearby.
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