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Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Huntington Beach, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a good location across the state beach. The room I stayed in (king bed on the 3rth floor) is clean and spacious. The partial ocean view is only from the balcony and it's obstructed by the street lights and electric power lines. The whole building is dated and looks like it needs some improvement to catch up...

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Pinckney, Michigan
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stayed at this Best Western Hotel in early March, 2017, and also in March, 2016. Our main reason for this motel is that it is across the street from the beach in Carlsbad, California... and you can view the entire beach from the hotel deck, and quite a bit of the ocean from most of the rooms. Park your...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Manager is a hoot! So welcoming. Room was GREAT, only downside, no ocean view, but they have a full on Ocean View patio with tables and chairs to watch Sunset. Close to walk to EVERYTHING! Highly Recommend staying here. Reasonable price for the weekend.

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San Clemente, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was told the room had a ocean view! We had to step out to the balcony and lean out to see the ocean! Not what I expected!You might want to change the wording "View"! Would not recommend this hotel! The grounds were clean but out dated! The front desk clerk was very nice and helpful!

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Thank SoCalELE
Angela W, General Manager at Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge, responded to this review

Dear SoCalELE, Thank you for taking a moment and sharing your recent experience with us. Thank you for the accolades regarding our friendly front desk. I do apologize that the view did not meet your expectations. Though we do not have any full/beach front rooms at our property, our ocean balcony rooms are advertised as partial views from the balconies...

Morgan Hill, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay at this beach view lodge (from front deck) and from the inside breakfast room. Comfortable room in older motel without ocean view but fine since we were doing outside activities, except for sleeping.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well appointed rooms with all modern conveniences and updates. Comfortable beds, great breakfast, and beautiful sun deck. Close to town, shopping, and beaches. Staff friendly and courteous. Parking provided but a bit difficult for larger cars. Would definitely stay again!

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San Marcos, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is directly across the Carlsbad State Beach and from some balconies, you can get a glimpse of the ocean. The rooms are spacious and have the standard amenities. Mine, a King room, had a microwave and fridge which was very helpful. The best thing about it is the location. You can simply cross the street and walk across...

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Temecula, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girl friend and I spent one (1) night here while driving the coast. What a find! A reasonable price, very good amenities, and an exceptional location. The second story lounge and outdoor patio faces the beach - what a view! And all that Carlsbad Village has to offer is at your door step. Nice rooms, large, well equipped, quiet...

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Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, great hotel. Directly across from the beach. Great for families because of the easy access. Small hotel feels very quaint. Rooms for very nice beds were heavenly. Side view of the ocean from the balcony. Parking was the best part. Covered and direct access to the hotel interior through a locked door. The staff was wonderful especially Prudence. She...

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Cedar Hills, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge is perfectly situated on the beach to allow quick access. The hotel is well furnished and is modern. The staff there care about the appearance and functionality of the hotel. Can't wait to visit again.

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • 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: ₹ 12,013 - ₹ 26,674 (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:
#5 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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“Our room on third floor facing side street. Not a pretty view, but it quiet.”
L1252UZjuliep, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a higher level room with a balcony that gives you some ocean view (California style!)”
rpillai494, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Nice nice patio”
cynthiaj836, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have a small balcony, and some have a gas fireplace. If you have a preference, just ask if it's available.”
dalef389, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no but we should've ”
G1833ZSjosed, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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