Holiday Inn Express & Suites Carlsbad Beach

751 Raintree DriveCarlsbad92011USA
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About Holiday Inn Express & Suites Carlsbad Beach

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Carlsbad Beach is a California hotel that's near the city's business center and within walking distance of the beach.

The air-conditioned rooms offers free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, ensuite, hairdryer, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, work desk, phone, free local calls, ironing sat and daily housekeeping. There are also adjoining rooms and some rooms with furniture.

The leisure hotel features 24-hour front desk, business center, computer station, fitness facility, laundry facility, ice machine, outdoor pool, lounge seating, spa tub, lounge area and free parking.

Guests are welcome to a free Express Start Breakfast that's served daily. There are also nearby establishments for food and drink.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Carlsbad Beach is close to Carlsbad State Beach, Carlsbad Poinsettia Amtrak Station, Legoland and the Carlsbad Premium Outlets.


751 Raintree Drive, Carlsbad, CA, 92011, USA
Telephone: +1(760)4484747 | Fax: +1(760)4484748 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Convenient to Carlsbad Beach

While not directly on the beach, it's approximately a quarter mile away, so it's within walking distance for most travelers. Plus, the hotel isn't too far from Legoland, which makes it a hit with families.

In-room Features Appreciated

Guests mentioned that they enjoyed having the added amenities and the rooms, such as microwaves and refrigerators. The free parking and large pool with shaded areas were also a plus for some visitors.

Clean, Well Decorated Rooms

Visitors mentioned that the beds are clean and comfortable while the decor is appealing. So if you're looking for comfortable stay, several guests say you find it here.

Negative Reviews

Understaffed Perhaps?

Some guests mentioned that the front desk can seem a bit overwhelmed. Some guests mentioned that they were given rooms that were either missing amenities such as sheets for the sofa bed or towels. Others mentioned they were given dirty rooms at check-in or housekeeping didn't appear during their stay. According to some guests the hotel seems to be short staffed with too many people having to be in the same place at the same time.

Some Updates Are in Order

Some aspects of the hotel seemed out-of-date. For instance, they mentioned towels that feel old scratchy. Others mentioned issues with the elevator not working properly or AC woes. In short, some areas need an overhaul.

Room Construction Woes

A few guests mentioned that the walls are extremely thin in this hotel. Others also mentioned that the room sizes are rather small. So if you're looking for quiet night stay in room to spread out, according to some guests he will not find it here.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1482 reviews across the web
7.7 /10
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    7.7 /10
7.7 out of 10 based on 1482 reviews