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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

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

Where to Eat

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

Breakfast

Start your day with a free hot/cold buffet breakfast, available daily from 6 AM to 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

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

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

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75.00 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 75 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 hotel 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 deposit: USD 75 per stay
  • 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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