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Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport

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Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a soccer tournament recently and we asked for a bed with a pull out couch. We were put on the same floor as our team with no pull out couch, they moved us up 2 floors to a room smaller with a pull out bed The pool was amazing and the food was great too This...

Thank Megan S
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Megan S, Thank you for sharing your evaluation of your stay! I apologize that we were unable to accommodate your sleeping arrangement needs while keeping you on the same floor as your team. We certainly seek to honor all our guests requirements and ensure a comfortable experience. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed the rest of your stay...

Reviewed 13 July 2015

I stayed here for 4 nights in July 2015 to spend time with my family on my Grandson's 1st visit to Legoland (he's 4) and the San Diego Zoo. Very nice hotel in a quiet area , but within 5 minutes driving to Legoland Good attentive staff. My room was clean and just humongous! Like a mini apartment. I could...

2Thank J_in_WA
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Jackie_In_WA, I really enjoyed reading your review and I thank you for sharing! It sounds like you had a wonderful trip and I'm glad you and your family had a great time! I can certainly relate because my 4 year old just thinks LEGOLAND is heaven on earth. Thank you for describing your positive experience with us including your...

Reviewed 11 July 2015

Hotel was a typical Courtyard but WiFi was dreadful - it measured at about 150kbps or about dial-up speed. In its zest for promoting 'premium' WiFi, Marriott has throttled back the free service to the point that they have throttled me from staying at Courtyards in the future.

Thank James J
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear James J, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport. One of our key priorities is to provide the highest level of internet service and technology to enable our guests to stay productive while on the road. While it was a pleasure having you here as our guest, your...

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 6 July 2015

We stayed at this hotel, to go to Legoland (the Legoland Hotel was soldout). It is just a couple of miles from the park, but you would need a car to get there. Also need a car to get to nearby restaurants. The hotel staff were all very nice, and there is a restaurant downstairs open for breakfast (including buffet),...

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear AmyEBooth, Thank you for staying with us during your recent trip to LEGOLAND and the Carlsbad area. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience and our Food & Beverage options provided. Luckily we are in close proximity to the LEGOLAND Resort and the other fantastic things to do in our immediate area! I hope you are able...

Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

We booked a room through Expedia, but our family needed a couple special accommodations upon arrival. These guys were amazingly helpful and friendly, and made our stay a very enjoyable one. A great place to stay close to the beach and Legoland. Lots of fun!

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Brent N, I'm so happy to hear we were able to assist you with the special accommodation needs you required. I am blessed with a staff that enjoys going above and beyond to make sure our guests have a memorable experience. It sounds like you and your family had a lot of fun at our hotel and the surrounding...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Great hotel and wonderful staff - solid Marriott material. I would absolutely recommend this hotel if you are in the area. Nice rooms, comfortable beds, and very clean as well. If you are going to Legoland, look no further.

Thank Bessca
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Bessca, Your feedback and excellent review of our hotel and your stay are very much appreciated! I'm glad you found our hotel to live up to the level of service that Marriott is known for. We would love to have you stay with us again in the very near future! All The Best, Derek Edwards General Manager

Reviewed 17 June 2015

Stayed one night for a trip to Legoland. Close driving distance to legoland and restaurants. Location is quiet during the weekend. Not sure about the weekdays as we only stayed over the weekend. it is well maintained and kept very clean. Would definitely stay again.

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Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear HungryTraveler808, Thank you so much for staying with us and sharing your experience! I know only one night can seem too quick but it sounds like you were able to enjoy yourself at LEGOLAND and take advantage of what we have to offer here at the hotel as well. We certainly look forward to your return visit and thank...

Reviewed 12 June 2015

Stayed for 3 nights starting this past Saturday. Busy with families on Saturday visiting Legoland but hotel reminded quiet. Room was very clean, I don't often tip cleaning staff but I did here. Staff was friendly and attentive. I was charged a different rate graduated upward each night by $10 which I thought was odd because occupancy was very low...

Thank Jim L
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Jim L, I am thankful that you took the time to share your thoughts regarding your recent stay with us! Our proximity to LEGOLAND certainly brings in our fair share of family travelers and we enjoy catering to leisure and business travelers alike. Our cleaning staff really enjoys being recognized for their hard work whether it's a simple thank...

Fallbrook, California, United States
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Had a great stay! Stopped in the little bar for a drink and Alex was fantastic making the drinks! Room was spacious and nice. A bit noisy that evening because of a couple youth teams staying in the hotel. The staff was keeping an eye on it tho! Will stay there again!

Thank Kathryn K
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Kathryn K, I'm really glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for mentioning our outstanding bartender Alex and his ability to mix the perfect drink! It was a pleasure to have you during your stay and we very much appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. Thank you for your business and considering...

Droitwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2015

For years, Marriott Courtyards have been good places to stay, especially when traveling alone on a business trip. But -- now they are slipping. Breakfast is not nearly as good as it used to be -- getting rather tasteless, as are the pastries. The food needs the touch of a good chef. Then there is WiFi -- advertised as free....

4Thank Edward B
Derek E, General Manager at Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport, responded to this review

Dear Edward B, We are very much appreciate your feedback and taking the time to share your experience with us. Marriott is always looking for ways to improve our guests experiences is many ways and, especially at Courtyards, our Bistro is a particular focus. We rotate our menu seasonally with the intention of being able to offer fresh ingredients that...

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The Courtyard by Marriott Carlsbad hotel is located just 3 miles from the Pacific Ocean and Carlsbad beach, blocks from LEGOLAND® California and Carlsbad Premium Outlets, near the Carlsbad and Vista business parks 15 minutes from Camp Pendleton and close to the McClellan-Palomar Airport. When travel takes you to Carlsbad for a California hotel room, the Marriott offers all the comforts and quality you have come to expect from a Courtyard by Marriott hotel. This hotel near LEGOLAND® California offers guests easy access to the sprawling park and nearby outlet malls and more. Business travelers attending meetings and conferences in the Carlsbad area enjoy a large work desk with an ergonomic chair, high speed Internet access and relaxing atmosphere to unwind at the end of the day. Nearby area Carlsbad businesses include McClellan-Palomar Airport (CLD), United States Marine Camp Pendleton Marine Base, Cal State San Marcos, Callaway Golf, Invitrogen, Western Flight and many more Carlsbad and Vista Business Park companies. Both leisure and business travelers will appreciate the warm welcome by our friendly north San Diego hotel staff as you join us in Carlsbad, California at our Marriott hotel.Attractions Near Our Carlsbad CA Marriott hotel Include:• Carlsbad Beaches• Carlsbad Premium Outlets• Carlsbad Village• Del Mar Race Track• Del Mar Fairgrounds• Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch• LEGOLAND® California Theme Park• LEGOLAND® California Waterpark• Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park• Museum of Making Music• Safari Park Other points of interest to our north San Diego Carlsbad area hotel include all the attractions of San Diego such as Sea World California, the San Diego Zoo, Downtown San Diego, Old Town and much more. Other nearby points of interest include the Sealife Aquarium, Gemological Institute of America, San Clemente and much more. The courteous friendly staff of the Courtyard by Marriott® Carlsbad Hotel guarantees your stay with us will exceed your expectations! Amenities of the Courtyard by Marriott Carlsbad Hotel include: • Ample & Complimentary Parking• Business Center with Media Pods• New Redesigned Courtyard Lobby• GoBoard Technology Center®• Boarding Pass Station• Carlsbad Area Meeting Rooms (1,200 square feet)• High Speed Internet Access (Complimentary)• Indoor Fitness Center• Outdoor Heated Pool & Deck Area• Luxury Marriott Bedding and Pillows• The Bistro featuring Starbucks Coffee (open breakfast and dinner)• Whirlpool Suites Available• The Market 24-Hour Café ... more   less 

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Address: 5835 Owens Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008-6562 (Formerly Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad)
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: ₹ 7,716 - ₹ 16,707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard San Diego Carlsbad/McClellan-Palomar Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 145
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Courtyard Carlsbad
Carlsbad Courtyard
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#14 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#19 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Choose a higher floor if possible”
 of 5 bubbles family5funtwins, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Courtyard rooms are quieter, nicer view”
 of 5 bubbles snh01, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side do not face the airport, so they are even quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles TMC_916, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Buy the breakfast! Affordable, quick, and delicious.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelinMorgs, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a corner suite and the rooms were immense.”
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