CarlsbadUnited States of America

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Escape to Carlsbad! Enjoy its beaches, theme park and oceanfront.

Explore the seaside area of Carlsbad—amazing beaches, shopping and popular sights from Legoland California to Flower Fields of Carlsbad.

Where to stay in Carlsbad

Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad, California, United States of America
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Carlsbad Village

If you're spending some time in Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad State Beach and Tamarack Beach are top sights worth seeing.

Carlsbad Village
Aviara, Carlsbad, California, United States of America
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Aviara

4.5/5Wonderful!(2 area reviews)

Aviara might not have many top sights, but Legoland California and Sealife Aquarium are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Aviara
Olde Carlsbad, Carlsbad, California, United States of America
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Olde Carlsbad

Olde Carlsbad might not have many top sights, but Carlsbad State Beach and Carlsbad Lagoon are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

Olde Carlsbad
Fire Mountain, California, United States of America
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Fire Mountain

While there might not be top attractions in Fire Mountain, you can explore the larger area and discover places like SoCal Sports Complex and Oceanside Beach.

Fire Mountain

Top hotels in Carlsbad

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Carlsbad Suites
Carlsbad Suites
3 out of 5
5010 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA
Rs6,030
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Flower Fields of Carlsbad and Carlsbad State Beach. Legoland California ...

4.2/5Excellent! (1,834 reviews)

"Very basic hotel. Staff is friendly. Great location. Big rooms"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Carlsbad Suites
Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort
Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort
3 out of 5
3075 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA
Rs8,886
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26

This family-friendly Carlsbad hotel is located in the shopping district, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Carlsbad State Beach, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Oceanside Pier ...

4.3/5Excellent! (931 reviews)

"The property was fine. It was undergoing construction, but that's part of life. The front desk staff at check-in was not welcoming. Staying at a place like this for prices like this, one would expect at least a smile and greeting. No smile, just a, "How can I help you?" and nothing positive. The ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club
5 out of 5
7100 Aviara Resort Drive, Carlsbad, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
Rs16,704
per night
Mar 15 - Mar 16

This family-friendly Carlsbad resort is located near the airport, 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Legoland California, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Flower Fields of Carlsbad ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (844 reviews)

"I like the property but it was under construction - no pool and a lot of noise"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club

Popular things to do in Carlsbad

Legoland California
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Legoland California

3.5/5(5 reviews)

Ride on a pirate ship, see famous people and wild animals in yellow-block form, or simply enjoy the scenery at this huge resort which brings LEGO® to life.

Carlsbad State Beach
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Carlsbad State Beach

4.5/5(4 reviews)

Nothing says holiday like spending a lazy day at Carlsbad State Beach, a popular beach in Carlsbad. Stroll along the seaside or discover the beautiful sunsets in this family-friendly area.

South Carlsbad State Beach
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South Carlsbad State Beach

Why not spend a lazy afternoon at South Carlsbad State Beach during your trip to Carlsbad? Discover the beautiful sunsets in this family-friendly area or enjoy its surfing spots.

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5 tips for a fun family weekend at LEGOLAND

Maximizing time at Southern California’s LEGO-lover’s dream park
5 tips for a fun family weekend at LEGOLAND