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BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge

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Colorado
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wow! I took a chance and booked this hotel through a Living Social deal for our family of 5. It is across highway 1 from the beach! Such a great location, easy to walk to great restaurants, ice cream and the beloved beach! And drive down highway 1 to various locations, easy drive to Legoland too. Great breakfast you can...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I cant' say enough about this place! From the helpful manager to the gals cleaning my room, awesome! The location of this hotel was perfect for my daily walks on the beach! I can not wait to go again!!

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel for the location and I wasn't disappointment. The staff is really nice and friendly, they have parking on site and a pool (never used it, but I believe that it's heated). The view from the breakfast area is beautiful, ocean, people out on their walk and hanging out, California life-style in front of your eyes. The...

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Angela W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge, responded to this review

Dear LiviaDrusilla11, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. I’m pleased to hear that you and had such positive encounters with our remarkable staff and that you were able to take advantage of our incredible beachside location. I am concerned to learn that you feel our rooms are outdated. We recently completed the renovation...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Your staff were outstanding! Very friendly and helpful. The hotel with fireplace was a great touch for our little couple's retreat...a little time without the kiddos. :-) Also, great hotel and location.

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Brandon, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely location close to beach and shops .....and just across street from delicious fish and chip place Was nice and clean. Small pool and hot tub Breakfast was handy and pretty basic. The hot bagel and egg sandwiches were actually terrible and soggy, and pancakes were very bad. But just the typical continental breakfast ! Internet worked well

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going to Carlsbad, CA, this is the hotel for you. It is convenient the beach, town, Legoland, Los Angeles and San Diego. The rooms, guest lounge, breakfasts, and service are great!!! Will definitely stay there if I get back to southern California.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel has recently been updated, and they did a great job! We room was really nice. The beach is literally across the street, so if you don't have a beach view room, don't worry it's across the street. The continental breakfast was good and the view of the ocean was amazing! We really enjoyed our stay here, especially with...

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Dana Point, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a night at Best Western in Carlsbad for New Years Eve. Prudence and the staff were very friendly. We had concerns of not finding a place to eat New Year's Eve without reservations but Prudence mentioned an amazing family owned Italian restaurant that was amazing! It's on State St and called Caldo Pomodoro. The room and the grounds...

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Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this location -- over several similar options -- based on the cozy fireplace in the room, for our romantic evening away. Unfortunately, when we arrived, the fireplace didn't work. They couldn't change us to another room. And the only apology was some rewards points I'll surely never use. The staff was friendly and the location is great...this would...

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Redlands CA, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our 4th leisure trip to the lodge, and we absolutely love it, it might not be a 4 or 5 star hotel with restaurants etc but you will not find friendlier more helpful and accommodating staff anywhere in Carlsbad. (The lounge and breakfast is great) The location and view can not be beaten, other hotels give you the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renovated in 2014, The BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge is conveniently located at Carlsbad State Beach in the quaint seaside village of Carlsbad, only 5 minutes from Legoland, world class shopping at The Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and steps from miles of sandy beaches. A family owned and operated inn, Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge guests receive superior service, an exceptional location and unbeatable amenities for a friendly price. The guest experience is all-inclusive, with room rates that also offer complimentary breakfast, WiFi, newspapers, in-room coffee, safes, pillow top mattresses with high thread count bedding, complimentary local calls and free parking available on a first-come, fist-served basis. Many rooms offer fireplaces or kitchenettes. Suites are available with separate living rooms and kitchens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge

Address: 3180 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2908
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: ₹ 10,710 - ₹ 18,282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Beach View Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Beach View Hotel Carlsbad
Best Western Carlsbad
Carlsbad Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#9 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#10 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#15 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Beautiful! With a taste of nostalgia!”
 of 5 bubbles kaceek_13, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on south side of property offer partial beach views. Second and third floor rooms have decent-size balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles Vegas51sCaptain, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose between having a balcony (outside rooms) or a fireplace (inside rooms). Partial Ocean view isn't worth paying more for. ”
 of 5 bubbles vixter888, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Enjoy the deck with a glass of wine”
 of 5 bubbles Sandy181716, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I usually never use the breakfast room but this one was quite nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 851marshaw, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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