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Carlsbad

Carlsbad

Carlsbad/CA

Situated between Los Angeles and San Diego, Carlsbad is a delightful blend of a relaxed seaside village and an energetic modern city. Home to SEA LIFE™ Aquarium, special-interest museums and a multitude of recreational activities, you can spend your free time sightseeing or relaxing—the choice is yours!

There are nearly seven miles of beautiful beaches and lagoons to enjoy. Stroll through the Carlsbad Village, located in the heart of downtown and filled with restaurants, boutiques and antique stores. Treat yourself to a spa treatment at one of several world-class spas including the historical Carlsbad Mineral Water Spa or the renowned Spa at La Costa.

How to get to Carlsbad/CA

The San Diego International Airport

A short drive down the coast from Carlsbad, the San Diego International Airport is served by all major airlines and allows for easy access to southern California. The San Diego International Airport (SAN) is located about 57 km south of Carlsbad.

No shuttle service is provided by the hotel. For transportation from the airport to the hotel you can take either an Uber, Lyft or arrange a ride with Green Ride or Cloud 9 Super Shuttle.

Green Ride
For a single flat rate (approx 76 US$ incl. tip), Green Ride will quickly take you from the San Diego International Airport to your Carlsbad destination in one of their luxury sedan vehicles.

Cloud 9 Super Shuttle
With service to and from the San Diego International Airport, Super Shuttle passengers share the ride with others going the same direction in comfortable blue vans. To avoid any delays, pre-book your shuttle.

McClellan-PalomarAirport

About 5 km southeast of Carlsbad, McClellan-Palomar Airport is the ideal gateway to the area. There are daily flights to and from Los Angeles.
No shuttle service is provided by the hotel. For transportation from the airport to the hotel, it is recommended taking an Uber or Lyft.

No shuttle service is provided by the hotel. For transportation from the airport to the hotel, it is recommended taking an Uber or Lyft.

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Activities

If you’re looking for activities, Carlsbad offers diversity. Here are just a few suggestions:

  • SEA LIFE™ Aquarium
  • LEGOLAND® California Resort
  • LEGOLAND® Water Park
  • K1 Speed Kart Racing
  • The Miniature Engineering Craftsmanship Museum
  • The Museum of Making Music
  • The Gemological Institute of America
  • The Leo Carillo Ranch Historic Park
  • The Magee House

Whether you come alone or bring the family, you’ll find Carlsbad has something for all ages.

  • Museums
  • Beaches and Parks
  • Lagoons
  • Golf
  • Water Sports
  • Spa Treatments
  • Shopping
  • Art and Theatre

For details on these and other attractions and activities, please visit visitcarlsbad.com/activities.