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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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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
Carlsbad Village
Carlsbad Village(Carlsbad)
Downtown Carlsbad offers antique and curio stores, lots of good eating places and a great place to cool off after spending hours on the nearby beach.
Attraction type: Neighbourhoods
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Pacific Coast Grill
Pacific Coast Grill
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Sushi
Good for: Groups, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
V.G. Donut & Bakery
V.G. Donut & Bakery
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout
Seaside Market
Seaside Market
Cuisines: American
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Takeout
Pipes Cafe
Pipes Cafe
Cuisines: American
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana
Cicciotti's Trattoria Italiana
Price: US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Cardiff by the Sea Lodge
3.0 of 5
Cardiff by the Sea Lodge
US$ 105 - US$ 286
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Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Encinitas - Cardiff Beach Area
US$ 105 - US$ 264
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Rancho Valencia
5.0 of 5
Rancho Valencia
US$ 515 - US$ 1,252
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Rancho Santa Fe
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Ocean Palms Beach Resort
2.5 of 5
Ocean Palms Beach Resort
US$ 157 - US$ 356
Ranked #1 of 37 Hotels in Carlsbad
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Lakehouse Hotel & Resort
4.0 of 5
Lakehouse Hotel & Resort
US$ 125 - US$ 234
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in San Marcos
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Winners Circle Resort
3.5 of 5
Winners Circle Resort
US$ 109 - US$ 324
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Solana Beach
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

L'Auberge Del Mar
5.0 of 5
L'Auberge Del Mar
US$ 375 - US$ 506
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Del Mar
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Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
5.0 of 5
Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
US$ 269 - US$ 426
Ranked #4 of 37 Hotels in Carlsbad
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Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara
5.0 of 5
Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara
US$ 255 - US$ 442
Ranked #5 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.