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Carlsbad Lagoon

Closes in 9 min: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Great way to enjoy the water sports in accessible setting

We got 2 paddle board for 2 hours and it is just long enough for a good workout and a great... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Carlsbad, California
via mobile
Nice relaxing setting

It is a great place to spend the day. You can rent kayaks, paddleboards, jet skis and boats. The... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Fontana, California
via mobile
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“paddle boarding”(21 reviews)
“wave runners”(6 reviews)
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4215 Harrison St, Carlsbad, CA 92008-3558
+1 760-434-3089
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

With views of a freeway on one side and homes on the other...it leaves a lot to be desired as far as scenery. Also, there is a lot of activity with boats, jet skis, etc and even though there are designated areas for these activities,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lisetehurst
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

It was ok,,can only do waverunner in a circle between buoys,,boring,,we're told false info when we called,,can't change anything on groupon,,we paid cash for waverunner, was told on phone we could upgrade paddle board g roupon, but after 3 hour drive they said no,,is ok...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vegas2go
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We did not have a great experience here. 5 of us were planning on renting the jet skis so we paid for the rental and waited 30 minutes (we didn’t mind because it was a nice day and a busy time) as time kept going...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca E
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

We got 2 paddle board for 2 hours and it is just long enough for a good workout and a great experience. Paddle boarding on the ocean could be a little challenging. The lagoon is perfect to get initiated and get the basics of it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 294dannyv
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

It is a great place to spend the day. You can rent kayaks, paddleboards, jet skis and boats. The setting is family friendly and the is plenty of free parking. We enjoyed spending the day. Take your food, snacks and drinks because they do not...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Took my little one as part of his 3rd B-Day. Beautiful and tranquil environment - away fro the hustle-bustle of nearby Highway 5. Not very easy to find - but worth it when you get there.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Tony S
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Went with family for day of activities in the sun. DON'T DO THE AQUACYCLE! It's difficult and not worth it; wish I'd done the paddle board instead. We hardly went anywhere on the cycle despite our consistently strong cycling. Oh well!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank salsez
Reviewed September 24, 2017

What a fun place for the entire family. We rented SUPs and kayaks and went for several hours in large lagoon. You can also rent boats and jet skis. It's nice that they separate the jet ski area from the kayak/SUP area. You can paddle...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RhettL905
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Carlsbad Lagoon is a great place to take the whole family or group of friends. We went and road the Wave Runners and hung out . It was a great time. There's lots to do. Right off I5 and easy to get too. We all...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank avinniev
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Great place for the kids to hang out! Decent selection of paddleboards and kayaks. No wind and can go pretty deep into the lagoon.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Misty R
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Ivan T
August 6, 2018|
Response from 4Meza | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we brought a cooler with drinks and beer. Just be mindful that it is a family setting and I don't foresee it being an issue. There is also an area they rent for gatherings of groups that have tables and I think a... More
October 2, 2017|
Response from RhettL905 | Reviewed this property |
I would call to confirm: +1 (760) 434-3089