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Carlsbad by the Sea Resort

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“outlet mall”(77 reviews)
“across the street”(129 reviews)
“free shuttle”(39 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start by stating this is a great location for LEGOLAND. They offer a shuttle and it’s walking distance to the outlets/food. When we arrived the walkway was littered with bags of dirty towels and housekeeping carts. It appears that housekeeping left for the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stay in the hotel 2 nights. At last they charged me extra $5 bottle water fee. I never know until I check the credit card. We never see any water in the room. Even they cleaned up the room on the second day! The...More

Thank phoebe f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Legoland California, this is an excellent place to stay! The resort provides a shuttle to and from Legoland, saving you time and $$ for parking. Returning is easy- just call the number they provide, and the shuttle will pick you up...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please move on if this hotel pops up as an alternative. We just got back from a 3 day stay there to see Legoland and the zoo in San Diego. The place is very old, the room we were given was about 100 feet from...More

Thank LuAnn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For anyone that has visited or driven the i5 freeway passing Carlsbad, you know this resort. The giant windmill makes it clearly visible from anywhere. So yes, it is on the freeway. As a frequent traveller to the region, I had never stayed here before....More

Thank Joel L
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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
Dry Cleaning
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$251 (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$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Tracy S
21 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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charoescobarte
10 February 2017|
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Response from carlsbadsea | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we only shuttle within 5 miles.
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Katherine B
4 November 2016|
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Response from carlsbadgm | Property representative |
Yes, the hotel shuttle provides service with in a 5 mile radius.
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Room Tips
"Ask for rooms that do not face the freeway and a second floor room"
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"Try for a room away from the freeway"
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"no actual ocean view rooms despite the hotel's name"
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"our balcony had a huge tree blocking what i'm sure is a beautiful view"
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