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4.8 out of 5

"Room was clean. Staff was awesome. Rates are reasonable. " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 19 Sep 2019

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near The Crossings at Carlsbad

In Carlsbad

Your stay at this Bressi Ranch hotel places you within 6 miles (10 km) of The Crossings at Carlsbad and Flower Fields of Carlsbad. Carlsbad Premium Outlets and Legoland California are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the outdoor tennis court and perks like free self parking.

Free Internet, flat-screen TVs

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 133 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities include room service, premium bedding, and free local calls.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$73* Per night/room Mar 10 - Mar 11

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, Non Smoking, View

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Holiday Inn Carlsbad ratings based on 10 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Holiday Inn Carlsbad

Everyone (8)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 14, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 16, 2019 by Guest Relations

Thanks!

5 out of 5
Room was clean. Staff was awesome. Rates are reasonable.

Posted by on Sep 19, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 8, 2019 by Guest Relations

Thank you!

5 out of 5
Only negative was that the Kuerig coffee maker didn't work (the one that was in the room).

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 8, 2019 by Guest Relations

We'll take care of it. Thank you!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 14, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 12, 2019 by Marcel Mansour

Good Day, Thank you for the 5 star review! We are delighted you enjoyed our modern Carlsbad property and look forward to your next visit!

5 out of 5
Great hotel near LEGOLAND and the beach. Clean. Little courtyard for the kids to play in. Kids eat free!

Posted by , from Riverside on Oct 8, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 12, 2018 by Guest Services

Thank you for your feedback!

3 out of 5

nice hotel close to the beach and restaurants...

Pros: Closes to the Beaches and Restaurants, Nice friendly staff.
Cons: Room Cleanliness would be a Plus
Location: Business area so kinda quite.
Stayed here for 3 nights....Nice Hotel close to the beaches and Restaurants, Only bad thing is when we came in the room smells sooo...bad especially the bathroom smells like sewer.:( good thing i brought my own air freshener. Restaurant issues first day of breakfast not good coz; continental breakfast is not even available so no choice we have to order from the menu which is not that much selections. besides that everything its just OKAY. but paying that much?? $$$$ did not fulfill my expectations. ;(

Posted by , from San Francisco on Jul 18, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 20, 2018 by guest services

Thank you for sharing your feedback

5 out of 5

Great hotel, room was excellent, food was good

Hotel staff was great. Food was good, very clean rooms, bed was super comfortable.

Posted by , from North Las Vegas on Jul 4, 2017

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5 out of 5
Pros: Clean, staff was very helpful and courteous
Cons: Maybe a few more grocery items.
Location: Legoland, stores and restaurants nearby.
Family vacation, this hotel was very close to all attractions.

Posted by on Feb 24, 2017

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5 out of 5

Nice and Clean Hotel " Holiday Inn @ Carlsbad"

It was a very nice experience.. Highly recommended..

Posted by , from Fairfield,Ca on Dec 27, 2016

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5 out of 5

this place rocks

newly renovated place with swimming pool, mini-golf, basketball court, outdoor fireplace, restaurant. safe environment. inside has hardwood floor and clean bathroom. hotels like this usually charges a lot more than their listing price.

Posted by , from san jose, ca on Dec 23, 2016

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Property Features

Holiday Inn Carlsbad offers its guests an outdoor pool, a children's pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a spa tub. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. There's an onsite business center. A fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Holiday Inn Carlsbad. Self parking is free. This 3-star Carlsbad hotel is smoke free.

  • 133 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 11696 sq ft of conference space
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) (57.8 km / 35.9 mi)
  • Train station: Carlsbad Poinsettia Station (8.8 km / 5.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Carlsbad offers 133 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. This Carlsbad hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hair dryers.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Holiday Inn Carlsbad has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court and a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner, and also through room service. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Holiday Inn Carlsbad Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Carlsbad
  • Holiday Inn Carlsbad Hotel
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You should know

  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 10 PM.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.