Get an overview of this hotelSpa and golf course north of San Diego

When you stay at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club in Carlsbad, you'll be by the ocean and close to Sealife Aquarium and Legoland California.

This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Flower Fields of Carlsbad and Carlsbad Premium Outlets.

Make yourself at home in one of the 327 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and DVD players. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters. Rooms have private balconies or patios. 42-inch plasma televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

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 2 outdoor swimming pools or 2 spa tubs. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 5 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a bar/lounge or one of the 2 poolside bars.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Carlsbad? This resort has 29000 square feet (2694 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated on a 200-acre bluff that overlooks the ocean, this classic Spanish-colonial style resort has an abundance of recreational amenities including an 18-hole Arnold Palmer signature golf course and 5 tennis courts. The outdoor swimming pool spans 55 meters and faces the Pacific Ocean and Batiquitos Lagoon. There's also an on-site health club.

Located within the hotel, the full-service health spa features 20 private treatment rooms. Spa specialties include massage, facials, bodywork, and Ayurvedic treatments. Dining options at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club include an ocean-view restaurant and a golf course-view bistro. Order from room service 24-hours a day.

This pet-friendly property also features 13 conference rooms as well as banquet and exhibit space covering 29,000 square feet. Audiovisual equipment and a technology helpdesk augment the conference facilities. The Park Hyatt has a 24-hour business center; wireless and wired high-speed Internet may be accessed for a fee. This hotel also provides wedding services and event catering.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 327 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Health club 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Children's club 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 20 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2694 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 13 
  • Golf course on site 2617 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Year Built 1997 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 29000 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 5 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Garden 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Climate control 
  • Phone 
  • Turndown service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Vivace - Ocean-view restaurant featuring contemporary Italian cuisine paired with wines from Italy and California. Indoor and outdoor dining available. Open nightly for dinner. Reservations required. Closed on Sunday.

California Bistro - Indoor and outdoor dining overlooking the golf course with offerings including a la carte and buffet seafood, meat, and fresh vegetable options. Open daily for breakfast and lunch. Reservations recommended.

Argyle Steakhouse - Golf course view steakhouse serving organic meats. Al fresco dining is available in this hotel restaurant. Open for lunch and dinner, Argyle Steakhouse has a bar and serves children menu. Closed on Monday.

Ocean Pool Bar and Grill - This pool side family-restaurant offers al fresco dining and is open every day for lunch.

Nearby Things to Do

There is an 18-hole Arnold Palmer signature golf course on site, complete with a clubhouse and pro shop. Five tennis courts are available for day and night play, and the hotel has a tennis pro, tennis lessons, and complimentary practice balls. The outdoor swimming pool spans 55 meters and overlooks the Pacific Ocean and Batiquitos Lagoon.

There is also a 24-hour health club on site with fitness equipment, a spa tub, sauna, and steam room. Personal training sessions are available by appointment and complimentary fruit is offered throughout the day.

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

  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 115 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The hotel spa spans 15,000 square feet and features 20 private treatment rooms, indoor and outdoor lounge areas, an outdoor spa tub, saunas, steam rooms, and a marble fireplace. Spa services are available daily by appointment and include massage, beauty, facial treatments, and Ayurvedic treatments. Manicures, pedicures, make-up, and hair services are also offered and in-room massages can be arranged.

Spa special treatments include the Bespoke spa therapies, a program of custom wellness rituals designed to treat both the body and mind.

  • Number of treatment rooms 20 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

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.

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Tourism fee: USD 3 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 33 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • Faxes
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Bed and Breakfast Promotion

Book a stay in a “Bed and Breakfast” rate category for travel November 9, 2015-December 31, 2016 and receive daily breakfast buffet for 2 adults.

Must book a “Bed and Breakfast” rate category to qualify. Full details provided at check-in. All hotel reservations are subject to availability and must be made in advance. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Rate is per room per night, excluding service charges, taxes and other incidental expenses. Additional guests may be subject to additional hotel charges. Additional charges apply to room-type upgrades. A limited number of rooms are allocated to this offer. Guests are responsible for all charges exclusive of this offer. No refunds for any unused portion of the offer. Promotional blackout periods may apply due to seasonal periods or special events, and normal arrival departure restrictions apply. Hyatt reserves the right to alter or withdraw this program at any time without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

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