HOLIDAY INN CARLSBAD

2725 Palomar Airport Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92009 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Beach Hotel in San Diego County
33.12999-117.26438
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 104 guest reviews

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  • Has outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Saves 6.2%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 133 rooms
  • Check out time: 11:00 am
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group score of 7.2/10
  • Hotel has 15 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible Room Free Internet
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Hearing Accessible Free High Speed Inter Net Accessible Work Desk with Lamp Phone Ergonomi C
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Room
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Tub
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Room 1 King Bed Non-SmokingOffers
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Bed Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Deluxe Accessible Tran Shower
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Deluxe Hear Accessible Tub
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Executive
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Hearing Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed Accessible (Hearing)
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds Bathtub
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Welcome to the Brand New - North San Diego County / Carlsbad CA area Holiday Inn. The perfect location that mixes business, leisure and relaxation of a coastal community living into the city's landmark attractions that include Camp Pendleton, LEGOLAND, the "Crossings at Carlsbad" golf course, Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Carlsbad Flower Fields and amazing beaches and coastal vistas. Just a few miles from other San Diego major attractions to enjoy, such as, the Wild Animal Park, Sea World, San Diego Birch Aquarium, Gaslamp Quarter, Del Mar Racetrack and the San Diego Zoo. Getting here is easy! We are located near the McClellan-Palomar Airport and only 25 minutes from the San Diego International Airport downtown.

Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Carlsbad

4.0 out of 5. Based on 104 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Welcome to the brand new full-service Holiday Inn Carlsbad, located in the beautiful North San Diego County coastal community of Carlsbad, Southern California. This perfect location mixes business, leisure, and the relaxation of sea-side living with landmark attractions that include Camp Pendleton, LEGOLAND, “The Crossings” at Carlsbad golf course, Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Carlsbad Flower Fields, and scenic beaches. Our property's convenient location and amenities will make you feel like you're home – just walking distance to parks, BBQ areas, shopping, restaurants, and easy access to the freeway. Additionally, we are a short drive from other San Diego major attractions, such as the Wild Animal Park, Sea World, San Diego Birch Aquarium, Gaslamp Quarter, Del Mar Racetrack, and the San Diego Zoo. Getting here is easy! We are located near the McClellan-Palomar Airport and only 35 minutes from the San Diego International Airport downtown.

Green Sustainability

IHG (InterContinental Hotel Groups) Green Engage program

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 pm
Check Out:11:00 am
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:3
Rooms:133
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:133
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:1
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:15 View Spaces
Meeting Space:17253 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 350 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:5 pm - 10 pm / 7 am - 10 pm
Pool Info:
Our sparkling, resort-style pool and large, outdoor lounge offers relaxing areas to soak in the sun and have fun. Enjoy reading a book, watching a mid-summers eve movie with popcorn and wine poolside. Indulge in the Carlsbad coastal-inspired lifestyle with the comforts of home and exceptional service at StayBridge Suites; Just give us a call and we will be there to serve you, Open from 8 am - 10 pm daily with select activities throughout the year.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
General cancellation policy outside of a group contract states that guests can cancel reservations 48 hours prior to arrival without penalty.
Nightly Parking:0.00
Typical Group Deposit:20%
Total Taxes:10.00%
Total Misc Fees:$1.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:10.00%
Country Tax: 1.25 Per Day
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.00%
Food and Beverage Service Charge:18.00% (18-20%)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:15.00 Per Person (range 12-25pp)
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:16.00 Per Person (range 15-30pp)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:19.00 Per Person (range 18-35pp)
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:25.00 Per Person (range 26-32pp)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:29.00 Per Person (29 to 36)
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:15.00 Per Person (range form 15.00 - 25.00)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:32.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:39.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 2.50 Per Person (2.50 - 6.00)
Afternoon Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person (3.50-12.00)
Banquet Soda: 1.50 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.25 Per Person
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres:19.00 Per Person/Per Hour (18-29)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Electric Car Charging Station
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 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
  • TV - Free HBO
  • TV - Free Showtime
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Navigating to Holiday Inn Carlsbad is a snap! We are conveniently located next to the McClellan-Palomar Airport and offer shuttle service to and from the hotel. Or, you can rent a car on site at the McClellan-Palomar Airport and meet us at the door. Flying into San Diego International Airport? We are only 35 minutes from the San Diego Airport by rental car, taxi, or paid shuttle service.

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary shuttle within 5 mile radius to local companies, McClellan-Palomar Airport and select area attractions in Carlsbad.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

We offer a full service breakfast menu and hot buffet breakfast from 6 am - 10 am.

About Holiday Inn

  • Full-service hotel offering three different experiences: Holiday Inn Express ideal for the business traveler, Holiday Inn Resorts for family fun and relaxation, and the Holiday Inn Club Vacations, suitable for family and friends with spacious accommodations
  • Offering comfort and family-oriented service, children stay and eat free at Holiday Inn properties
  • Free high-speed internet access
  • Restaurants and bars on-site with good food and drinks for all ages
  • Indoor or Outdoor swimming pools based on location
  • Great exercise facilities
  • Based on select properties, Holiday Inn's The Hub is the perfect entertainment spot and gaming area with a media lounge, fire pits, etc.

The Holiday Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Holiday Inn Carlsbad

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Carlsbad

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was placed. The best group/meeting rate displayed is 16.0% in the month of April 2017 and the highest average individual rate is $219 in the month of July 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Carlsbad in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Carlsbad

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Carlsbad.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Carlsbad meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Carlsbad event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Horizon Ballroom 51 x 72 x 14 3672--/306214153881058823/18408367367
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Horizon Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3672 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
51 x 72 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Horizon West 47 x 51 x 14 2397199/19914010058695815/12266240240
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Horizon West

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2397 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
47 x 51 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Horizon East 25 x 51 x 14 1275106/10674533136318/6142128128
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Horizon East

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1275 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 51 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Horizon East - A 23 x 26 x 14 67556/5639281619164/3756868
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Horizon East - A

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
675 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
23 x 26 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
0
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Horizon East - B 12 x 25 x 14 31826/--19138982/2353232
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Horizon East - B

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
318 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
12 x 25 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Executive Lounge 29 x 39 x 0 1131--/--------------/----113--
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Executive Lounge

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
1131 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
29 x 39 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
3
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Board Room 21 x 13 x 14 273--/----------12--/--------
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Board Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
273 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 13 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Foyer (Pre-Function Area) 72 x 32 x 14 1000--/------------6/5--100100
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Foyer (Pre-Function Area)

Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
1000 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
72 x 32 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Horizon Terrace (Outside Per-Function Area) 72 x 21 x 0 100083/8358--------6/5--100100
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Horizon Terrace (Outside Per-Function Area)

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
1000 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
72 x 21 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Lawn at the Oasis 54 x 54 x 0 3285273/--191137------21/16365329329
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Lawn at the Oasis

Our newly built, state-of-the-art meeting room is the perfect place to host your next meeting or event with over 11,000 square feet in flexible inside/outside space. Whether you’re hosting a corporate meeting, training a new class of professionals, or getting together with friends, we are the meeting place for you! We offer catering for banquets with audio visual capabilities and are happy to assist you in organizing local activities. The Holiday Inn Carlsbad makes it easy to reserve a meeting as well as secure a room block for your next event – just give us a call!
Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
3285 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
54 x 54 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Meeting Room Lobby 22 x 13 x 14 286--/------------2/1--2929
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Meeting Room Lobby

Room Type:
Lobby
Total Size:
286 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
22 x 13 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Lawn at the Oasis - A 27 x 20 x 0 45538/382619------3/2514646
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Lawn at the Oasis - A

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
455 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
27 x 20 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
25+
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Lawn at the Oasis - B 31 x 17 x 0 48540/402820------3/2544949
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Lawn at the Oasis - B

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
485 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
31 x 17 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
25+
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Lawn at the Oasis - C 24 x 20 x 0 50042/422921------3/3565050
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Lawn at the Oasis - C

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 20 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Lawn at the Oasis - D 24 x 20 x 0 50142/--2921------3/3565050
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Lawn at the Oasis - D

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
501 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 20 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
9
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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