A tour of Sealife Aquarium is more than just a good time. It's also a great learning experience for kids and adults alike.
You can find it in Carlsbad, which is about 440 miles (708 kilometers) from the state capital, Sacramento.
If you're not planning to wander very far from Sealife Aquarium, rest your head at one of the 14 accommodation options that are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the site. The Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, the Carlsbad Seapointe Resort and the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa are a few that are recommended, and they're only 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers), 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away, respectively.
Reserve a room at the Motel 6 Carlsbad East if you’re after an inexpensive place to stay but don't want to go too far. It's a mere 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.
Fellow travelers might tell you the best things in life are free. That is open for debate, as the top-rated hotels in this area will no doubt create some lasting memories. You should look into the Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego and Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club.
Offering excellent coffee and scrumptious tidbits, Starbucks (965 Palomar Airport Rd, Carlsbad) is also worth a look after visiting Sealife Aquarium. When you're looking for more than a snack, Karl Strauss Brewing Company (5801 Armada Drive, Carlsbad) is a splendid place to pull up a seat. It's only a stroll of 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) from Sealife Aquarium.
If you need a convenient way to reach Sealife Aquarium, all you need to do is climb aboard a train to Carlsbad Poinsettia Station, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.