Book your room at Carlsbad By The Sea Resort

Room type

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Pool View

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Family-friendly Carlsbad hotel near LEGOLAND California

With a stay at Carlsbad By The Sea Resort in Carlsbad (Carlsbad - Oceanside), you'll be minutes from Flower Fields of Carlsbad and Carlsbad Premium Outlets.

This family-friendly hotel is within close proximity of Sealife Aquarium and Legoland California.

Make yourself at home in one of the 150 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, wedding services, and tour/ticket assistance. Getting to the surf and sand is a breeze with the complimentary beach shuttle.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Carlsbad By The Sea Resort. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. Planning an event in Carlsbad? This hotel has 5000 square feet (465 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge, and free self parking is available onsite.

At your hotel

At your hotel

Situated in the Best Coastal Location.

* Carlsbad Premium Outlet across the street

* 1 Mile to Legoland

* Minutes away from gorgeous beaches

* 30 minute drive from San Diego Zoo Safari Park, SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo

Perfect for the leisure travelers, as well as Business Travelers, we offer Corporate Loyalty Club. We offer our business travelers complimentary shuttle to get to several local companies. GIA, Life Technologies, Rockwell Collins, Via Sat, Taylor made Adidas, Zimmer Dental, DJO Global, Sierra Wireless, just to name a few. Carlsbad by the Sea is Located close to many local business headquarters. Our Carlsbad, CA hotel has 3 meeting rooms to suite your every need, Host your next business meeting , or host your special event with banquet facilities up to 5000 square feet of meeting space, banquet rooms, a breathtaking outdoor gazebo, and a beautiful reception area. Spend time relaxing at the Resort, walking on 22 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, and playing and exercising in our year-round outdoor heated pool, Jacuzzi and fitness center. The property features complimentary amenities such as Wireless Internet access, parking and buffet breakfast every morning. Whether you need two plush queen beds or a comfortable king, you’ll find quality, comfort and convenience when you stay with us at Carlsbad by the Sea.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 150
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Bar/lounge
  • Business center
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Free breakfast
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Theme park shuttle (complimentary)
  • Beach shuttle (complimentary)
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Express check-in
  • Elevator/lift
  • Laundry facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Garden
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference center
  • Free self parking
  • Conference space size (meters) - 465
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Train station pickup (complimentary)
  • Beach towels
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5000
  • Spa tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wedding services
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Park your car

Free self parking

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Balcony or patio
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Room service
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • LCD TV
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Eat and drink

Guests are offered a complimentary hot and cold buffet breakfast. TGI Fridays - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner, and has a bar. A children's menu is available. Room service during limited hours is available. Kings Fish House - This seafood restaurant serves lunch and dinner, and has a bar. A children's menu is available. P.F. Changs - This bistro serves lunch and dinner, and has a bar. B.J. Brewhouse - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner, and has a bar. A children's menu is available. Now serving brunch on weekends!

Have fun

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. When its time to dine, we have TGIF on site. 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.


Stay at Carlsbad by the Sea to enjoy all that Carlsbad and the surrounding area has to offer. Located just a short drive from downtown San Diego, our Legoland California hotel is minutes from all. Enjoy miles of sandy beaches, tee off on world-class golf courses at the Crossing. Or stroll across the street for some great shopping. With over 220 great shops, your sure to please everyone. Just across the street from the Beautiful Carlsbad Flower Fields. Explore Carlsbad - Take surf lessons, or rent kayaks and take lessons at Carlsbad Paddle Sports. Or just enjoy the sights and sounds of the ocean while you stroll on a sandy beach. To learn more about fun things to do during your stay, just ask one of our friendly front desk agents. Beaches .5 mi - Camp Pendleton 10.0 mi - Carlsbad Outlet Mall .0 mi - Carlsbad Village (Downtown) 3.0 mi - Disneyland 57 mi - Flower Fields .0 mi -Legoland 1/2 mi - McClellan-Palomar Airport 4 mi - Lindberg Field 25 mi -San Diego Zoo 25 mi - SeaWorld 20 mi - Seaworld/Zoo/Gaslamp 25 mi - Wild Animal Park 18 mi.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby


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

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

The fine print for Carlsbad By The Sea Resort

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Please note that rollaway beds are available only in rooms with single king beds.

When you leave

Check-out time is 11 AM

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: Diners Club, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 35

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.

No elevators

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We should mention

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. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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