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Palm Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was so impressed with this place! It offered the best of it all, great view, great service, great rooms, great breakfast, and great amenities ! The staff was especially warm and helpful! I would highly recommend staying here, you will not be dissapointed!!!

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carlsbad
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could only recommend your staying at Beach View Lodge, the hotel is clean and tidy and Angelica and Prudence (Hotel managers) together with the staff embrace you in a warm atmosphere, the location by the sea is unbeatable with the breakfast deck with ocean view

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Exeter, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another great stay with very friendly efficient staff. Great location. Pool, beachfront, and nice beachfront deck. Relaxing pool and patio area. Great laundry location near pool area with ice machine nearby.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an older property that is well-maintained. Vintage, not dated. The amenities are modest, but are commensurate with the lodging category. Staff is efficient and engaging. The Guest Lounge is a very nice touch, serving as a free-breakfast venue and a comfortable meeting place at other times throughout the day. The adjacent sun deck is perfect for taking in... More 

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Carlsbad, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first minute we were in the office to the last day we were very happy with our time there. the staff was excellent, the Prudence the Head Lady was so nice and interested in pleasing u. THe breakfast was very good and the lady in charge was helpful and kept the room very clean. having a free paper... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here with friends who come regularly to visit their son at the Army & Navy Academy. We had a warm welcome from the manager and the room was large and very comfortable with a fireplace for colder evenings. Breakfast was excellent. The location is brilliant, just yards from the beach and a short walk to Carlsbad Village.

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Carlsbad, United States
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be careful to really look at the pictures touted on the hotel website. I thought for the price I paid I was getting something updated, plush and on (near) the beach. It advertised "ocean views" and found that it did if you hang over the balcony of your room. The breakfast was good and the rooms....just ordinary rooms. However the... More 

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Angela W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Carol I, Thank you for taking a moment and sharing your recent experience with us. Your accolades regarding our housekeeping staff is greatly appreciated. I apologize that the view from your room did not meet your expectations. I am also concerned to learn that you feel our rooms are out dated. We recently completed the renovation of all rooms... More 

Temperanceville, Virginia
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My daughter recently moved to the area and I just lucked out picking out this particular hotel. All the staff at here are very professional, courteous, and helpful. Rooms were very clean and beds were very comfortable. I stayed 11 days, and each day offered a wide variety complimentary breakfast. I loved the location, and the view of the beach.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Well maintained older motel across the street from ocean and a really nice long boardwalk. Close to Carlsbad Village Drive, restaurants and shops. Comfortable clean rooms. Larger than most - the King Partial ocean view was 300+ sq feet. View was of Pine Street with ocean blocked by a tree so really the choice is between having a balcony or... More 

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Menifee, California
1 review
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Clean room, quite location, and we love being right across the street from the beach, we stay at this hotel often and have never been dissapointed. The staff is friendly and they have an excellent continental breakfast. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renovated in 2014, The BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge is conveniently located at Carlsbad State Beach in the quaint seaside village of Carlsbad, only 5 minutes from Legoland, world class shopping at The Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and steps from miles of sandy beaches. A family owned and operated inn, Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge guests receive superior service, an exceptional location and unbeatable amenities for a friendly price. The guest experience is all-inclusive, with room rates that also offer complimentary breakfast, WiFi, newspapers, in-room coffee, safes, pillow top mattresses with high thread count bedding, complimentary local calls and free parking available on a first-come, fist-served basis. Many rooms offer fireplaces or kitchenettes. Suites are available with separate living rooms and kitchens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge

Address: 3180 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: $212 - $327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Beach View Hotel Carlsbad
Best Western Carlsbad
Carlsbad Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#9 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#10 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#15 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Rooms on south side of property offer partial beach views. Second and third floor rooms have decent-size balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles Vegas51sCaptain, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose between having a balcony (outside rooms) or a fireplace (inside rooms). Partial Ocean view isn't worth paying more for. ”
 of 5 bubbles vixter888, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Enjoy the deck with a glass of wine”
 of 5 bubbles Sandy181716, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I usually never use the breakfast room but this one was quite nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 851marshaw, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms were basic but clean and quiet. Bed was very comfortable. I definitely would stay here again. ”
 of 5 bubbles 302joanh, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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