Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

760 Macadamia Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92009 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Beach Hotel in San Diego County
33.10619-117.31373

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom Suite with 1 King Bed Sofa Bed Full Kitchen and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Bedroom Suite with 2 Double Beds Sofa Bed Full Kitchen and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Bedroom King Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Bedroom Suite with 2 King Beds Sofa Bed Full Kitchen and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAccessible 1 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesAccessible Queen with Roll in Shower
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMobility Accessible Room with 1 Queen Bed Sofa Bed Roll in Shower and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom with Queen Bed (Mobility Accessible)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed Accessible (with Sofabed)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed Accessible (with Sofabed) 1 Queen and 1 Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room with 1 King Bed and Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room with Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Suite with Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 King Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite Multiple Beds (Living Room)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite Multiple Beds (Living Room) 2 King Beds
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Legoland California, Carlsbad State Beach, Carlsbad Company Stores, Carlsbad Village, Flower Fields, Hot Air Balloon, Museum of Making Music, Restaurants within walking distance

Verified Reviews of Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Satisfactory receptionist and customer care."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We stayed one night and had a satisfactory experience.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
18-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Aug 15 to Fri Aug 16 2019 at a $66.75 average nightly rate.
"Good Room"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
They assigned us a nice room with a couch. We relaxed to stay there. Good location for dinning, etc. We would like to stay this hotel, again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
29-Jun-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Jun 18 to Wed Jun 19 2019 at a $58.32 average nightly rate.
"Good place to stay the night."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
It needs to up date the room keys, have a little problem when opening the door.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Nov 02 to Sun Nov 04 2018 at a $131.20 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

3.0 out of 5. Based on 1169 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

At the La Quinta Inn, located in the beautiful coastal town of Carlsbad, you can count on a friendly welcome, a clean and comfortable room, great amenities, and exceptional service that will make you want to visit us again and again. We will help you start each day with a Free Bright Side Breakfast which includes fresh coffee, assorted teas, fresh fruit, hot waffles, hot & cold cereals, assorted breakfast breads, boiled eggs, juices and milk.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 3
Rooms: 110
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 110
Handicap Rooms: 5
Suites: 14
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
Pool hours are from 8am to 10pm. It is an outdoor heated pool with jacuzzi.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72-Hour prior to arrival for groups
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 10.05%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 11.05%
City Tax: 1.00 Per Night

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pet-Friendly Hotel with no fee.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail
  • Games room
  • Laundry valet service
  • Spa

Airport & Shuttle Information

Lindburgh Field/ San Diego International Airport is located 30 miles south of the hotel off Interstate 5.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We offer a complimentary breakfast that includes do it yourself waffles, bagels with cream cheese, muffins, pastries, fruit, coffee, juice and more.

Parking Info

Free Parking

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi-Fi

About Best Western International

  • 4000+ independently owned hotels located in over 100 countries
  • Best Western Rewards is a free program where members can earn 10 points for every dollar spent or airline/partner rewards for each night stay. With no blackout dates and points that never expire, whats not love?
  • 3 hotel types: Best Western, Best Western Plus, and Best Western Premiere
  • Best Western offers exceptional value with great amenities including free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and lond distance access. Convenient computer room in the lobby area perfect for copy and fax services, and even printing out boarding passes, maps, etc.
  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk. Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available. Free breakfast, high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Best Western Premiere gives guests the highest quality amenties, furnishings, and decor with personalized guest services. All rooms have a safe, mini-fridge, free high-speed internet access, free local and long distance calls, and an LCD or Plasma TV with HD channels. On-site dining, fitness room, business center, snack shop, and meeting rooms

The Best Western International highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Carlsbad, La Quinta Inn Carlsbad, La Quinta Inn San Diego Carlsbad by Wyndham, La Quinta Inn San Diego Carlsbad

Group vs. Individual Rates at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

Rate fluctuations of Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

The chart above shows trends of prices for both group rates and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was placed. The lowest group/meeting rate displayed is 42.3% in the month of February 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $224 in the month of August 2017. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea have?

There are 110 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

We offer a complimentary breakfast that includes do it yourself waffles, bagels with cream cheese, muffins, pastries, fruit, coffee, juice and more.

What parking is available at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

Free Parking Great parking, according to 97%.

How much does internet cost?

Free Wi-Fi

Can I get a AAA rate at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Parking is affordable and shopping is good. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

Yes. Kitchenette is acceptable. Most guests thought the kitchenette was ok.

Is there a pool at Best Western Carlsbad by The Sea?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Pool hours are from 8am to 10pm. It is an outdoor heated pool with jacuzzi..

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