Located at Tamarack State Beach, our award-winning beachside lodge offers breathtaking ocean views, luxurious new rooms and a remarkable location steps from the nightlife and restaurants of historic Carlsbad Village.
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Our highly walkable neighborhood includes four miles of sandy beaches, award winning dining, and boutique shopping. Major attractions such as LEGOLAND® and The Carlsbad Premium Outlets® are in close proximity and the best regional attractions, such as the San Diego Zoo®, Sea World® and The Safari Park, are easily accessible. The Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge is an ideal hub for a San Diego vacation.
Rooms include refrigerators, microwaves, 39-inch LED televisions, single serve coffee makers and much more. Select rooms feature ocean balconies with partial views to the West. Rates include continental breakfast, free high-speed wireless Internet, parking, guest laundry facilities, heated pool and whirlpool, fitness center, and access to the panoramic ocean views featured on our breathtaking sundeck and within our cozy guest lounge.
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No pets allowed
This property is on a corner, just across the street from the beach. Our room had a balcony, small and not ocean facing. Rather, it overlooked a residential neighborhood, which was not very serene...
We usually visit Carlsbad in spring or summer, but I needed to stay there this past week. I got a king room with a partial ocean view for a great price. the hotel seems a wee bit run down but was...
Cockroaches. Do I really need to say more than that?
Just in case I do I'll say this. This hotel is a plus because of location, nothing more. The rooms are no big deal. But there is a lovely deck...
By Audrey W
Los Angeles, California on 21-Nov-2018
Great stay and great view of the beach/ocean, even saw pilot whales from the breakfast room. Walking distance to good food and shopping. Easy access to Carlsbad state beach across the street, very...
Glendale, Arizona on 26-Oct-2018
Friendly customer service. Good breakfast every day. Lower levels very, very noisy. We had a mobility issue so we were put in the accessible room in the back of the property. It was really dark...
Restaurant nearby or within 500 feet of the hotel.
100% smoke-free hotel
Complimentary continental breakfast Our continental breakfast features freshly baked local pastries, a variety of yogurts, cereal, fruit, hot breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, coffee, tea and juices.
Outdoor pool Heated
Free parking First-come, First-served
Exercise facility, open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Beautiful new gym with two treadmills, stationary bike, adjustable bench and three racks of dumbbells up to 50lbs. TV in the gym with individual TV's on the cardio machines. Workout towels provided.
Laundromat A self service, coin operated laundry is available. Quarters and boxes of laundry detergent and fabric softener are available at Guest Services.
Express check out
Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, our lobby business center offers guests convenient 24/7 access to a computer operating Microsoft Windows, color printer, telephone and a secured Internet connection. Guest Services is available to assist with complimentary copy and fax services.
Computer modem hookups
Photocopy, nominal fee
Meeting facilities We offer a beautiful ocean view meeting space which comfortably accommodates up to 30 people. Great for small corporate events or intimate family gatherings. Call us today to learn more!
Scan, Print, Copy and Fax services available
Physically challenged facilities On-site parking for physically challenged and accessible ADA Suites available. Limited access to the Sundeck, Guest Lounge and Breakfast.
Free parking for physically challenged available 24 hours.
Free parking on site First-come, First-served. Limited carport parking is available on a First-come, First-served basis, one car per reservation. Off-site parking may be available along Pine Avenue, just south of the hotel.
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Pacific View Sundeck available to guests
Guest Lounge with panoramic views and coffee/tea service available to guests
Brand New Fitness Center
Heated Pool and Whirlpool
Complimentary Pool and Beach Towels
On-site Guest Laundry
Our lobby business center offers guests convenient 24/7 access to a computer operating Microsoft Windows, color printer, telephone and a secured Internet connection. Guest Services is available to assist with complimentary copy and fax services.
Continental breakfast featuring fresh pastries, yogurt, cereal, fruit, hot breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, coffee, tea and juices.
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Accessible business center
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
39-inch LED Television
Remote controlled A/C and Heat
Cable satellite television
Desk/Work Area in all rooms.
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Balcony available, "Ocean Balcony" room types feature south facing balconies with partial ocean views to the west. Some king suites off west facing windows with partial ocean views. Fireplace and classic room types do not have balconies with ocean views
AM/FM radio stereo
Free wireless high-speed Internet access
Sofabed available, in king suites
Ocean view, some ocean view rooms feature South facing balconies with partial views to the West. Some king suites offer West facing windows with partial ocean views. Fireplace and classic room types do not have balconies with ocean views.
Complimentary in room toiletries, (shampoo, conditioner, lotion, shower cap, bath and facial bar)
Rollaway available, nominal fee
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars available
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub