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Based on 567 reviews
This San Diego beach hotel has a great family atmosphere and allows travelers to easily access some of Southern California`s top attractions.
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Two Double Beds

The Two Double Beds option features:
  • Two Double Beds, Non-Smoking
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Coffee Maker
  • Continental Breakfast
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One Queen Bed

The One Queen Bed option features:
  • One Queen Bed, Non-Smoking, Oversized Room
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Refrigerator
  • Continental Breakfast
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Suite One King Bed

The Suite One King bed option features:
  • One King Bed, Non-Smoking
  • Two Rooms
  • Sofabed
  • Stove Top
  • Kitchen
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Continental Breakfast
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One King Bed

The One King Bed option features: 
  • One King Bed, Non-Smoking
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Coffee Maker
  • Continental Breakfast
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Suite One Queen Bed

The One Queen Bed Suite option features:
  • One Queen Bed
  • Mobility Accessible
  • Walk In Shower
  • Sofabed
  • Non-Smoking
  • Continental Breakfast
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3180 Carlsbad Boulevard, Carlsbad, CA US 92008-2908

Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge combines charm, relaxation and exploration, to provide a memorable stay in Carlsbad. Wake up to the sounds of the ocean, located just across the street. Stroll over and enjoy endless hours of outdoor fun incluing surfing, swimming and sunbathing. With amazing views of the Pacific Ocean, the hotel will delight guests with its laid-back, yet charming atmosphere Throughout the hotel, wide-open windows afford serene ocean views. Added amenities, such as deluxe continental breakfast provide convenience during your stay. It`s the ideal choice when visiting for the Carlsbad Marathon, Triathlon,  Comicon and more.


  • 100% Smoke-Free Hotel
  • Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast 
  • Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sun Deck
  • FREE Parking
  • Business Center
  • Meeting Facilities


  • Cable Satellite TV with In-room Movies
  • FREE Local Calls and Voicemail
  • Dataports
  • AM/FM Clock Radio
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • In-room Safe

  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Banquet Facility
  • Business Center
  • Business Services
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Exterior Corridors
  • Free Area Shuttle
  • Free Parking
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Photocopy Machines (+)
  • Spa Services (+)
  • Sun Deck
  • Whirlpool
  • Wireless Internet
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply

Based on 567 reviews
from Sammamish, Washington, United States
Submitted on 19-05-2016
Ideal location...beautiful view across the way to the ocean. Close to downtown and restaurants. Clean room, great beds. Excellent breakfast and friendly staff. I loved the fact that you could sit in comfortable chairs and watch the water. One complaint which we shared with the desk people. There is a step up into the room. There is no marking for this or warning anywhere. Most places are just walk into the room. When your arms are full, as mine were, you can trip...which I did and face ... Read more
from United States
Submitted on 20-05-2016
Clean and comfortable room with friendly staff. Good breakfast. in a nice dining room with beach view. However we should have been informed that there was a construction site just across the street from our room. "Not" a relaxing vacation on the beach!
from Los Angeles, California, United States
Submitted on 23-05-2016
Nice room, good side view of the ocean. Breakfast was good. Had a cool pancake maker. Better than making your own waffles and making a mess or burning them. Very clean eating area. Beds were comfy. The shower room is a bit snug since the sink is not connected in the same area. Not bad, I would stay there again. Maybe next time I am visiting my sister in O'side.
from Los Angeles, California, United States
Submitted on 23-05-2016
Hotel was right across from the beach. Really nice to wake up to the ocean view and walk down to the beach for some sand play time. Room was nice, clean. Balcony was pretty cool even if it wasn't at the front of the hotel. Side view is not bad. Parking was a big scary. Bit tight to fit in a truck. Good breakfast, loved the pancake maker. Kinda of missed the eggs and bacon or sausage options but they had that in the sandwich so I guess it was kinda the same thing.
Submitted on 23-05-2016
This hotel is close to everything and across the street from the ocean. The service given and provided makes it that much better. The continental breakfast, breakfast room, pool and spa gave creature comforts that all could enjoy.
from Mesa, Arizona
Submitted on 06-06-2016
This hotel was great, from check in to check out! The lady behind the desk was so helpful and friendly. It is right across the beach and a quick walk. I loved the sun deck that I could relax on the chairs and look at the beach. The breakfast was great as well. I will definitely be coming back here!
from Tucson, Arizona
Submitted on 06-06-2016
Everyone was so friendly. The breakfasts were very tasty. They are right across the road from the beach. Our bed was very comfortable, and the room was clean. Parking was included and so easy! The only down side would be that one day, we returned to our room, and at 4 p.m. it still had not been cleaned. This delayed our dinner plans a bit. We used the hot tub several times--very nice. Another family said the pool was nicely heated as well.
from Gilbert, Arizona
Submitted on 07-06-2016
Reserved a room with a view of the beach. You could see the beach if you walked out into the balcony which really had a view of a driveway/alley and cranked your head so you could just barely see the beach. Very misleading in the description of the room. Room was musty, very small & outdated. Bathroom was tiny & the sink was outside of the bathroom in the hallway as if it was an after thought.
from Dixon, United States
Submitted on 07-06-2016
My feet were completely black from walking on the floors in the hotel room barefoot. I checked the others in the family and they were the same. It was disgusting. They need to shampoo their carpets. We put towels on the floor to walk on after the first day.
from Calabasas, California
Submitted on 12-06-2016
This is the second time we have stayed at this hotel across the road from the beach in Carlsbad California. The rooms are clean, the beds are great and their buffet breakfast is very nice. The breakfast room is facing the beach so it is a nice way to start the day. There is a nice pool, jacuzzi, and a deck with lounges facing the beach. You can enjoy the sun without the sand! The hotel is in walking distance the all the restaurants and night life in this lovely beach community. Give it a try.
from Phoenix, Arizona
Submitted on 12-06-2016
The staff is great, the hotel is great. If you are looking for a place to stay that feels like you are in a small beach town, don't look any further. In addition, the best breakfast around!!! Look no further then the BW Beach View Lodge!!!
from Carlsbad, United States
Submitted on 15-06-2016
This is the perfect location and has an amazing view of the ocean. The property is clean and the rooms are newly renovated. I even work at Best Western International Headquarters and I was very impressed with this hotel. I definitely will be back!
from Winchester
Submitted on 17-06-2016
The hotel is right across the street from Carlsbad State Beach making it easy for families to pack up their sandy toys for the afternoon and cross the street to the beach! We were also able to walk to dinner each night and walk to get coffee in the morning! Our kids loved playing in the pool! There were several families with children there too. We also enjoyed a picnic lunch on the deck area over looking the ocean...beautiful! The hotel offers a great breakfast (included with stay) that included... Read more
from Seattle, Washington
Submitted on 21-06-2016
Any place on the beach is going to be expensive. This property was not fancy but certainly "just fine," considering the other options. The breakfast was of a higher quality than most free hotel continental breakfasts I've had. One negative: when we arrived at 10 p.m., there was no parking available! The front desk clerk moved her car for us to be able to park on the street. Whaaat? That seems kind of crazy to me that a late arriving guest would not have parking reserved on the property.
from Palm Desert, United States
Submitted on 22-06-2016
The hotel is location, location and location with great amenities and friendly staff. I recommend this hotel highly. The reservation agent Prudence was wonderful as well as the front desk staff, evening manager and housekeeping. All terrific!
from Los Angeles, California
Submitted on 23-06-2016
It's a nice hotel, great location, with a good view from hotel deck. I recommend to get a room with balcony so you can have view to the beach. Breakfast is ok to get you going, just cereal and some pastries.
from Las Vegas, United States
Submitted on 26-06-2016
should have a back up plan, when elevator brakes. Elderly couple placed on 3rd floor, had to go down 3 flights of stairs to get to the car, and 2 flights to go eat breakfast Also breakfast was poor choices, for those following a high protein diet.. Bathroom shower curtain had mold on it, they should be washable and changed with each room change.
from Surprise, United States
Submitted on 28-06-2016
The location of this hotel makes it ideal if you want to spend time on the beach and walk the village. Room was in clean order and I had no problems except for the family who decided to take their kids into the hot tub when it was already at maximum stated capacity of six people. Would be nice if the pool and spa were open later on weekends. I was not able to get into the spa. I chose this hotel over another similar priced one so that I could and was disappointed that it was always at capaci... Read more
from Westminster, United States
Submitted on 02-07-2016
This Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge keeps it simple but has a great location and comfortable amenities. I enjoyed my time here. The breakfast selection is great and it is within walking distance to the hustle and bustle of town. Has a great view of the ocean and walking distance to the beach. Stay here if you want to keep things simple and comfortable.
from Meridian, Idaho
Submitted on 04-07-2016
We loved our stay! We received the best and friendliest service. It was clean, comfortable, and in a great location. Our kids enjoyed the pool and breakfast overlooking the beach. We will definitely be back!
from Encino
Submitted on 04-07-2016
The room was very clean, and looked brand new. The staff, especially Prudence, was able to provide above and beyond service with getting us a balcony view two consecutive nights .great all around and thanks again
from Bakersfield, California
Submitted on 05-07-2016
Room was very comfy and pretty big. The best part is the view, sitting in the balcony and enjoying the beach view. Reasonably price for the location, right across from the beach and within short distance from Carlsbad Village. Breakfast was ok, but overall experience was great. Would stay here again.
from Antimony
Submitted on 06-07-2016
I stayed here as a child. Decided to take my girls on a vacation to where I went as a little girl. Obviously it's been updated since the 80s, but it was like I had never left . Clean, friendly, walking distance to great shops, food & everything one needs.....The Beach! No need to get in the car until you don't want to leave. My girls said lets come back here next year! Definitely!
Submitted on 06-07-2016
This was our first stay and the service was amazing! We felt so welcome and everyone was so helpful and friendly. The location is perfect. We had young children and they were so accepted. Definitely returning!
Submitted on 07-07-2016
We stayed here for 3 nights, actually it was 2 1/2. We got here about 2 am our first night. The place is very clean and the service is out of this world. The manager and I can't remember her name is not only beautiful but a very kind and will do anything she can to help you out. We're right across the street from the beach. The view for breakfast is beautiful and you're within walking distance from the shops.
from Fountain Hills, Arizona
Submitted on 09-07-2016
The only negative was, we were to have a room overlooking the pool, instead we were looking at a housekeeping room. Everything else was perfect. The breakfast was great, the sun deck was perfect for the late afternoon viewing of the ocean and sunset. The King Room was large and the maid service was perfect. The room was expensive, we stayed for a week, would have loved to stay longer! We will return, but hopefully, we will be looking at the pool next time.
from Payson, United States
Submitted on 11-07-2016
I would recommend this Hotel to others! Loved that We were right across from the Beach! I loved that We were within walking distance most All of Our trip! Great Continental Breakfast, great lounge to watch the Ocean and the People!
from Phoenix, Arizona
Submitted on 12-07-2016
Very pleased with this hotel. Staff is extremely nice and helpful. Location was great and they had a good breakfast. It was nice that the pool was heated and really enjoyed relaxing on the upper deck. Thank you.
from Peoria, Arizona
Submitted on 12-07-2016
The price was what I considered as a'value'. Room was very clean and we'll kept up for the age of the hotel. The location is absolutely the best. |you are within walking distance of downtown carlsbad and you are right next to the beach. Parking was a challenge if you got to your room late. The provided a very nice breakfast.
from Gilbert, United States
Submitted on 13-07-2016
This is our 3rd time staying at this hotel and it is our favorite. Easy beach access, nice breakfast and pool, family suite is roomy. Staff is amazing at resolving any issues and are VERY kind! Feels like staying with family
from San Diego, California
Submitted on 13-07-2016
We stayed at this Best Western Plus over the 4th of July for two nights. Angela, the General Manager greeted us warmly and gave us some recommendations for places to dine in town. Every one of the staff members we met were very professional, helpful and friendly. Our room was on the third floor and we had a balcony with a direct view across the street to a construction project and a side view to the ocean. Since it was a holiday weekend there was no construction noise or interference. Our r... Read more
from Riverside, California
Submitted on 18-07-2016
The hotel is located right across the street from the beach entrance. It is within walking distance of Carlsbad Village. So many restaurants, shops, and other stores are in easy walking distance. The hotel rooms feel modernized. The bed was very comfortable. The hotel staff, Prudence, was very friendly and helpful. The hotel offers beach chairs, beach towels, and even sunscreen, to guests! The sun deck on the second level looking towards the ocean is very leisurely. Lounge chairs, regular chairs... Read more
from Chandler, AZ
Submitted on 20-07-2016
Great hotel and the staff was probably the best part! The provided great customer service which is rare. Loved that it's right across from the beach and can walk to restaurants and shopping in downtown Carlsbad. Had a suite which was very nice and roomy along with the pool, hot tub and great breakfasts provided. Things to consider though is the limited garage parking as you may need to park in the surrounding residential area. Had no problem but prefer the better security with a garage. Al... Read more