4.2 out of 5

When you stay at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, you'll be by the ocean and convenient to La Costa Golf Courses - North and South and Aviara Golf Academy.

This 4.5-star resort is within close proximity of Aviara Golf Club and Encinitas Ranch Golf Course.

Make yourself at home in one of the 607 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Digital programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. After practicing your swing on the golf course, you can dip into one of the 8 outdoor swimming pools. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite to eat at one of the resort's 3 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Thirsty? Quench your thirst at one of the 2 bars/lounges or 2 poolside bars.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Carlsbad? This resort has 65000 square feet (6039 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Property Features

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, a complimentary water park, and 8 outdoor swimming pools. There are 3 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, as well as a grocery/convenience store. For a drink, you can stop by one of the onsite bars, including 2 poolside bars and 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces.

Business amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event space at this resort measures 65000 square feet (6039 square meters) and includes conference space. A children's pool, a health club, and a sauna are also featured at the luxury Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. For a fee, parking is available.

  • 607 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars by the pool
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 2 coffee shops
  • 46 conference rooms
  • 65000 sq ft of conference space
  • 6039 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1965
  • Kid's club (surcharge)
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Cabanas by the pool (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Grocery service (free)
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa offers 607 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature video-game consoles and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Carlsbad resort provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Refrigerators and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator available
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Gaming console
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

This resort has 3 restaurants on site.

A complimentary grocery shopping service is offered and room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The resort offers numerous recreational opportunities, including 2 18-hole PGA championship golf courses, 17 tennis courts with 2 playing surfaces, an athletic club with yoga and other classes, 8 outdoor pools, and a 42,000 sq. foot spa and salon. Kidtopia offers activities to children, and Vibz video game lounge provides a hangout for teens.

The resort is 2 miles from Carlsbad beach. A seasonal beach shuttle is available.

The recreational activities listed below are available either onsite or near this San Diego-area hotel; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The full-service spa at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa offers a sauna, steam room, spa café, 43 relaxation rooms, and services such as detoxification wraps and body wraps. Guests must be 18 years of age to access spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Number of treatment rooms 43 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 25 lb)

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 24 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 135 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Costa Resort
  • Omni Costa
  • Omni Costa Carlsbad
  • Omni Costa Resort
  • Omni Costa Resort Carlsbad
  • La Costa Carlsbad
  • La Costa Hotel Carlsbad
  • La Costa Resort And Spa

You should know

Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The total price shown includes a resort fee. Up to 4 children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.