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Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finding the right location and the right hotel is central to a good getaway. This hotel gives you easy access to a long stretch of beach as well as a variety of restaurants. Yet you're at the edge of town giving you some buffer from the crowds and easy access walking to town and driving to explore all the north...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there for one night on a short roadtrip up from San Diego. Had a 2 bedroom suite. Reasonably prieced and we emjoyed the jacuzzi and swimming pool area. A few strides away from most bars and restaurants in Carlsbad and just across the road from the beach. Rooms are clean but a little dark and tired, and wifi...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfectly located rear the beach. Air conditioning in Room wasn't very good. Bathroom was slightly dirty. Staff was quiet but no issues. Hallway smelled like weed. Great game room/ movie rental place for people with kids.

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Terrific location. Nice condos, pleasantly decorated, spacious, lots of amenities at the resort. Friendly people. Just across from beach, easy walk to downtown Carlsbad with shopping and great restaurants. Close to Legoland.

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi KT1405 We appreciate your kind review! It is always a pleasure in knowing that we were able to provide another guest with a memorable and enjoyable vacation. We hope that you come back and stay with us again. Warm Regards, Monica Garcia Front Desk Supervisor Hotel Sales

Sierra Vista, Arizona
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Weather amazing!!!! Jessie at front desk so helpful! Jason in charge of housekeeping came up personally when we had a issue with our fridge in room 353. Asked me I needed more help please don't hesitate to ask

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi mgg71358 We are elated to know that your visit to our resort was worthy of 5 stars! We strive to provide the best experience Carlsbad can offer. We appreciate you taking the time out of your busy day as our business and its success relies on our amazing guests like you! Hope to see you the next time your...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Was here on business earlier in the month. The hotel is nice, but old. They keep it clean and it is right across the street from the beach. Bed was nice, room was comfortable, and the location was very convenient. Right next door is a local restaurant/bar called Dini's, and the food was quite good. Overall, I wouldn't bring my...

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Mike S., We appreciate you taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am thrilled you found our location to be convenient, clean and comfortable. Most of all we appreciate your honesty. We mostly cater to families and if there is an area we can improve in we definitely would appreciate the feedback. That is how...

Reviewed 23 November 2016

The images are a bit misleading. We booked a "suite" and saw the pictures of the rooms with separate kitchen and rooms setup. But that's probably for the long term stay apartments but NOT for the 'hotel' room setup. View is nice, it is on a somewhat busy road that does have garbage trucks making noise in the morning. Overall...

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Alex, I apologize if we did not meet your standards. Please message me, I would like to know how your reservation was booked. Our Resort does not advertise or accommodate "suites." We have 23 standard hotel rooms on the first level and 54 timeshare units on the 2nd and 3rd floor. The timeshares with Kitchen accommodations are available to...

Reviewed 1 November 2016

I parked the car, and we walked wherever we needed to go; close to plenty of shops and quick food. The beach is just across the street - 200 steps away. The sunset from our room was breathtaking each evening. We will return again soon.

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

We Thank You For Taking the Time To Let Travelers Know Just How Great Our Resort Is. We hope to see back again! Warm Regards, Monica Garcia Front Desk Supervisor Hotel Sales

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 29 October 2016

You walk in and feel taken care of. The front desk staff had every thing ready for us including the room we had requested. The grounds are kept immaculate. The rooms are clean and well furnished. The Tamarack is located right across the street from the state beach. There is some highway noise but that didn't take away the ambiance...

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Boblyndaj Thank you for your recent stay stay with us. As always we appreciate you and the fact that you took the time to review your stay. We can't wait to see you again! Warm Regards, Monica Garcia Front Desk Supervisor Hotel Sales

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Our second stay in the tamarack hotel and the experience was just as good. A very large room with two superior double queen beds and a partial sea view. All mod cons were in the room viz: telephone, flat screen tv, coffee maker, WiFi, microwave, fridge etc. The hotel is across the road from the beach and is near to...

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TamarackBeachResort, Front Office Manager at Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! We are excited to hear that your experience was good. We appreciate you taking the time to list our amenities, as it is often important to the flow of our business. Hope to see you again! Warm Regards, Monica Garcia Front Desk Supervisor Hotel Sales

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel located in the Coastal Village of Carlsbad California, just steps to the beach on Historic Route 101 and walking distance to the Village. Dini's by the Sea, a local favorite is located on the premises, best known for there Sunset Dinners.Tamarack Beach Resort is one of the only Resorts with non obstructed Ocean Views and Direct Access to the Beach. We offer accommodations with Hotel rooms, Condos (1 bedroom or 2 bedrooms) and a Panoramic Ocean View Meeting Room. We can accommodate just about any size family or length of stay. All Hotel rooms come with a Complimentary Continental Breakfast with hot items, Microwave, Small Refrigerator,In Room Wireless Internet, Secure Parking combined with resort amenities such as a Heated Pool, 2 Hot Tubs, Gym, BBQ Area and Recreation Room. Our Condos have a fully equipped Kitchen, Stack-able Washer and Dryer and a Private Patio. When you stay at the Tamarack Beach Resort you are bound to experience "A Touch of Paradise" with our immaculate views, friendly staff and beautifully decorated rooms and resort amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel

Address: 3200 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $210 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tamarack Beach Resort and Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Tamarack Beach Resort By The Sea Hotel Carlsbad
Tamarack Beach Carlsbad
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Carlsbad
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#11 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#20 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Book early!”
 of 5 bubbles kt1405, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Partial or full sea view”
 of 5 bubbles scuttle, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The mattress on the bed is horrible. My husband and I both were unable to sleep and had a backache after two nights of sleeping there. (Room 113)”
 of 5 bubbles loribF2893YG, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Opt for the full ocean view. Well worth the price difference.”
 of 5 bubbles 95marianl, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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