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Best of Cardiff-by-the-Sea Guide

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All things to do » Things to do

Sal Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve
Sal Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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San Elijo State Beach Campground
San Elijo State Beach Campground
Attraction type: Beaches
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Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens(Encinitas)
Attraction type: Gardens
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Carlsbad State Beach
Carlsbad State Beach(Carlsbad)
This nearly five-mile stretch of beach is popular with families but also draws surfers and skin divers to the water and runners and cyclists to the boulevard bordering the beach.
Attraction type: Beaches
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Moonlight Beach
Moonlight Beach(Encinitas)
Attraction type: Beaches
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Seaside Market
Seaside Market
Cuisines: American
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
V.G. Donut & Bakery
V.G. Donut & Bakery
Cuisines: American
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Pacific Coast Grill
Pacific Coast Grill
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Sushi
Good for: Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana
Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana
Price: US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Pipes Cafe
Pipes Cafe
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Cardiff by the Sea Lodge
3.0 of 5
Cardiff by the Sea Lodge
US$ 119 - US$ 280
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Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area
US$ 98 - US$ 260
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Hilton San Diego/Del Mar
4.0 of 5
Hilton San Diego/Del Mar
US$ 141 - US$ 318
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Del Mar
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

West Inn & Suites Carlsbad
3.0 of 5
West Inn & Suites Carlsbad
US$ 174 - US$ 267
Ranked #1 of 37 Hotels in Carlsbad
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Lakehouse Hotel & Resort
4.0 of 5
Lakehouse Hotel & Resort
US$ 137 - US$ 295
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in San Marcos
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Best Western Encinitas Inn & Suites At Moonlight Beach
3.0 of 5
Best Western Encinitas Inn & Suites At Moonlight Beach
US$ 103 - US$ 239
Ranked #1 of 9 Hotels in Encinitas
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
5.0 of 5
Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa
US$ 645 - US$ 2,059
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Rancho Santa Fe
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L'Auberge Del Mar
5.0 of 5
L'Auberge Del Mar
US$ 360 - US$ 599
Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Del Mar
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Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
5.0 of 5
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
US$ 278 - US$ 501
Ranked #4 of 37 Hotels in Carlsbad
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.