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Carlsbad Village

Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
+1 760-434-6093
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Downtown Carlsbad offers antique and curio stores, lots of good eating places and a great place to cool off after spending hours on the nearby beach.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beach town” (21 reviews)
“pizza port” (18 reviews)
“cute village” (13 reviews)
Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
+1 760-434-6093
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I fell in love with this picturesque village the first time I visited it. So much so, that I purchased a timeshare here to be able to repeat my experience annually. I am shocked at how excited I get the minute we turn off the...More

1  Thank Evelina62
Reviewed 1 week ago

No other place like The Village. Sights, sounds, seagulls, people watching. You name it. This trip was so relaxing.

Thank ErinDR24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a few hours here before dinner. Lots of bouquets and one of a kind shops you won't find anywhere else. Walking in and out of the shops everyone was very nice and helpful. There is a green area in the center where kids were...More

Thank AZConcierge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've frequented Carlsbad Village numerous times over the past 2 decades. It's a nice town that caters to tourists and locals alike. Plenty of restaurants and shopping options.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to find a quaint and charming town by the sea these days. Character is so important. And so is walkability. Carlsbad provides cafes, bars, shops, and the Pacific Ocean. You can walk just about anywhere which is a good thing since parking is...More

Thank SobremesaStudios
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent four days in Carlsbad to get some relief from the heat at home in Clovis, CA. Like our home town, Carlsbad is a great walking town, with scores of good restaurants, shops, and beach walkways. The weather is great!

Thank Howard L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy getting to the ocean in the summer, you will find the ocean in Carlsbad, CA to be a place to which you will return again and again. Unlike many ocean side locations, this one offers opportunities many others do not. First, Carlsbad...More

Thank josephd547
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has it all. Good eats from low end to high end, cute shops that are ideal for window shopping and killing time, and even live music at many places.

Thank Haig M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NOta lot of services, but a good wide beach for walking, lots of squirls wich makes for a nice walk, the breeze is big waves (lots of surfers)

Thank Carlos J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Village at Carlsbad and had a wonderful time. There are many street restaurants where you can dine and still keep the street in sight. Interesting shops antiques to wine. A little something for everyone. Several of the restaurants have evening entertainment.Parking on...More

Thank BajaPirates
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Nanfi L
14 June 2017|
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Response from travelwtme | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have never seen that!
Rhom M
27 March 2017|
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Response from KC K | Reviewed this property |
Check the Surfline website for the most accurate wave/beach condition reports globally with daily updated ocean water temps. Generally speaking water temp is 68-72F and comfortable June/July-Sep/Oct, although June & July an... More
21 February 2017|
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Response from Marcia1009 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure why this came as a question. My comment is that it is a great place to visit.