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Get an overview of this hotelFree breakfast and a pool, 1 mile from Legoland®

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Opposite the outlet mall

Guests at Carlsbad By the Sea Resort can cross the street to shop at Barney’s New York and Calvin Klein, just 2 of the more than 90 stores at Carlsbad Premium Outlet Mall. Legoland® is 1 mile (0.6 km) from the resort, and it’s a 7-minute drive to downtown Carlsbad.

American breakfast buffet

Guests start their day the perfect way - with a breakfast buffet on the patio. There’s an inviting outdoor pool to swim in and lounge by, and a fitness center for a workout.

Parking is free

Simple, cozy guestrooms feature free WiFi and LCD TVs with premium cable. Guests can chill drinks in the mini-fridge or heat up leftovers in the microwave. All rooms are equipped with coffeemakers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Carlsbad By The Sea Resort provides a spa tub and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This 3-star property includes a business center for the work-centric traveler. Event facilities measuring 2,000 square feet include a conference center and conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden. An area shuttle that serves a 3 mile radius, a theme park shuttle, and a beach shuttle are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 142 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free theme park shuttle 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Beach towels 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 9:30 AM.

Entertainment

Located directly across from Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Close to Sunny Beaches, just a half mile to LEGOLAND CA. Enjoy a round at The Crossing Golf Course, or wander around Downtown Carlsbad. Visit the Carlsbad Mineral Spa. We are an easy commute to Camp Pendleton, and just a short drive to Sea World, San Diego Wild Animal Park, or The San Diego Zoo. Adjacent to the Resort is King's Fish House, PF Changs, and BJ's Brewhouse. Stroll across the street to enjoy Ruby's Diner, Belle Fleur, and more.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Please note that rollaway beds are available only in rooms with single king beds.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 16 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 35 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

This hotel’s policy is that pets may not be left unattended in guestrooms. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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