Everything You Need in One Place

Our close proximity to the Pacific Ocean and Southern California’s great attractions coupled with our superb onsite amenities make The Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel the perfect destination for every type of traveler. Enjoy views of our pool or garden area from your well-appointed room. Rise and shine each morning and enjoy our Deluxe American Breakfast Buffet served fresh daily from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Relax in our casual dining area with large plasma TV’s and an outdoor patio. Whether your travels bring you to Carlsbad for business, pleasure, by yourself or with family and friends Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel has just what you are looking for.

Onsite Amenities

Outdoor Pool
The Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel has an outdoor heated pool surrounded by gorgeous grounds perfect for children and adults alike.

Business Center
The Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel has a Complimentary business center for those guests who need an office away from home. The business center has the following features: copying, e-mail & Internet, executive suites, facsimile, PC available, high-speed Internet access and free wireless data connection.

Pet-Friendly Rooms
Pet fee is $75.00 per stay. Weight and breed restrictions apply. Call us at (800) 266-7880 to learn more.

Housekeeping & Laundry Services
The Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel offers the following housekeeping & laundry services to make sure you look and feel your best: daily housekeeping, weekly housekeeping, on-site guest self-laundry facilities (washer/dryer), hours of operation: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., dry cleaning pickup/laundry and same day dry cleaning.


  • Check-In Time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Checkout Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • Late Checkout available
  • Minimum Check-In Age: 21

Parking & Shuttle

  • Parking Available / 200 Spaces
  • Registered Guest Parking
  • Ample parking available
  • Parking Area Equipped with Lights
  • Free shuttle to and from Palomar Airport in Carlsbad 
  • Free shuttle within a two-mile radius of hotel, including LEGOLAND®
  • Shuttles based on availability

Additional Amenities

  • Cardio room
  • Ice machine
  • Safety deposit box at front desk

Pool in Carlsbad by The Sea Resort at Carlsbad, CA