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Get an overview of this hotelWaterfront hotel with an outdoor pool

When you stay at Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel in Carlsbad, you'll be on the beach and close to Carlsbad State Beach and Legoland California.

This beach hotel is within close proximity of Carlsbad Premium Outlets and Flower Fields of Carlsbad.

Make yourself at home in one of the 23 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. 32-inch LCD televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and an arcade/game room.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Carlsbad? This hotel has facilities measuring 1250 square feet (116 square meters), including a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.

Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel

3200 Carlsbad Blvd Carlsbad CA 92008

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 1250 square feet (116 square meters). This beach hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and a library. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Conference space size (meters) - 116 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1250 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 23 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Children's club 
  • Library 
  • One meeting room 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Year Built 1986 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Dinis by the Sea Bistro - Overlooking the ocean, this bistro serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.


Start your day with a free continental breakfast, available daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 40.00 per stay
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Tamarack Beach
  • Tamarack Beach Carlsbad
  • Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel
  • Tamarack Beach Resort Hotel Carlsbad
  • Tamarack Beach Resort By The Sea Hotel Carlsbad

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 10 children 1 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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