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Lakebay, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful location, very clean, great view, friendly staff, room was expansive, management was accommodating given some reservation changes we had to make. Would certainly include as a top spot to stay in Carlsbad.

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Temecula
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful big room, with an oversized bath as well. Sit on the balcony and watch the waves and sea birds. Just wonderful. We will be back to stay again . The breakfast was also good and that area also has a great ocean view.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second time staying here and we love it! The location is perfect and even though it costs more it is worth it for the view and breakfast and amazing staff! Planning our next trip already.

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BeachTerrace, General Manager at Beach Terrace Inn, responded to this review

Dear Laura C, Thank you for choosing to make return getaways at the Beach Terrace Inn! We are so pleased to know you have a great time at the beach here in Carlsbad. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Best Regards.

Long Beach, CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place. We have been coming here as regularly since 1982. The Beach Terrace Inn is our Special Happy Place. This is the only hotel I know of that is actually on the beach, not sitting on top of the cliff overlooking the beach, it's on the beach. High tide is under our balcony and wild Dolphin pass...

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Jackson, Wyoming
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beach Terrace Inn is a great location right on the beach. The rooms are huge so plenty of room for our family to be in and not trip over each other. Walking distance from lots of restaurants and shops. The kids loved watching the surfers while we had breakfast.

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Edina, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 10 (4 kids ages 3 to 7) had 3 rooms right on the beach over the busy Thanksgiving weekend. We so appreciated being able to swim in the heated pool and walk on the beach when the weather was cool and cloudy. The continental breakfast was more than I expected with fresh fruit, yogurt, and every kind...

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Dumont
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beach Terrace has a sweet place in my heart. Always love coming to enjoy the California weather with family and friends. This place has everything you need. Comfy bed, awesome view, perfect location, and a good cup of coffee in the morning. What else can you ask for.

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United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While a little pricey, you couldn't ask for a better location. Restaurants within walking distance, waking to the ocean, spa, pool, what more could you need? Great for families, rooms are large and you have the pool which is slightly heated and beach to keep the kids occupied.

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BeachTerrace, General Manager at Beach Terrace Inn, responded to this review

Dear Scott D, We appreciate knowing you had a great time with your family. Thank you for sharing your experience with others. Hope to see you in the near future! Best Regards,

Yucaipa, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an exceptional hotel. We had an oceanfront room on the top floor. The room was large with comfortable furniture. The bed was super comfortable and the perfect natural sound machine of the ocean to lull us to sleep. We spent a lot of time on the balcony and enjoying the sunset. The city of Carlsbad is super cute with...

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BeachTerrace, General Manager at Beach Terrace Inn, responded to this review

Dear Dartravelgirl, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Beach Terrace Inn. Hearing about your exceptional stay makes everything worth it for our team. We work hard to make your vacation perfect and appreciate knowing you had a great time. Thanks for sharing your comments! Best Regards,

Fallbrook, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prefect one day/night stay. We were both very impressed by the friendly staff, large clean room with an ocean view, walking distance to town, ready parking and super breakfast. We opened the balcony doors and let the ocean surf lull us to sleep. I won't mention the shower stall large enough for two. The topper is the easy walk...

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Dear danf126, Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon. Best Regards.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only hotel right on the sand along the azure waters of the Carlsbad coast. The luxurious, totally redesigned Beach Terrace Inn is delightfully private and terraced on the sand along Carlsbad State Beach, boasting miles of beautiful beach front. Both wired and relaxed, the hotel allows you to surf the net or the waves, walk to dozens of restaurants and nightlife in Carlsbad Village, or lose yourself in flip flops, sand and the sight of dolphins playing in the ocean. Here you are free from cares and free from extra fees with breakfast, parking, WiFi and most services included in the room charge. Legoland and fabulous shopping are five minutes away while The Wild Animal Park, San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld and all of San Diego are 30 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beach Terrace Inn

Address: 2775 Ocean Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2299
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $236 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Beach Terrace Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Beach Terrace Hotel Carlsbad
Beach Terrace Carlsbad
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#1 Spa Hotel in Carlsbad
#2 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#10 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Love the large king size suites right on the sand. I would recommend the second or third floor, for privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 776sandeew, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you can afford it, it's wonderful to be on the beach with the view and the sound of the waves. There are no elevators to these rooms but they have staff to help carry your luggage. The higher levels have the fewest steps.”
 of 5 bubbles MbethMinnesota, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top floor oceanfront.”
 of 5 bubbles Dartravelgirl, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room directly on the beach was great”
 of 5 bubbles 19paul49, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a double King Room -very very spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles Claudia_Avalos, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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