Within 30 miles of Carlsbad, CA.
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La Quinta Inn & Suites
San Diego Carlsbad

760 Macadamia Dr
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Phone: 1-760-438-2828
Fax: 1-760-438-8181

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The La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego/Carlsbad was recently named a 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award winner!

Right near State Beach, and less than 4 miles from LEGOLAND, 100% nonsmoking La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Carlsbad California offers convenient access to many of the area's most popular attractions. We are only 2 miles from Carlsbad Village, which features a wide variety of stores and...see more
Amenities & Services
  • Free Bright Side Breakfast™
  • Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Parking
  • Guest Laundry Facilities
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Pets Welcome
Free Bright Side Breakfast®
  • Waffles
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Bread and muffins
  • Fresh fruit
  • All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
  • Pastries
  • Bagels
  • Milk

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Hotel Details
100% Non-Smoking HotelTripAdvisor 2013 Certificate of Excellence Winner
  • Floors: 3
  • Rooms: 110
  • Suites: 14
  • Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
  • Free wireless high-speed Internet access
  • Microwave in all rooms
  • Refrigerator in all rooms
  • Premium Cable Channels
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron with Ironing Board
  • Dataport Phones
  • Voicemail
  • Alarm Clock
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Location
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Rooms
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Service
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Value
  • 4.5 of 5 stars  Cleanliness
Most Recent Reviews:
"Quite Nice"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 13, 2014
GGM5171 | Niagara Falls, New York
Great location. Just of Interstate, a mere 3 minute drive to beach, just down road from supermarket and dining options. 10 minutes to train going to SD or LA. Property was clean and attractive. Rooms very clean and included mini fridge and microwave. Only downsides were that breakfast room was under renovation and thus selection limited, and pool was quite small, but you can counter that with proximity to the beach! Also, even though San Diego is in title, it's a good 45 minutes north of the city. Overall, it was a very nice experience. Easily recommend and would absolutely stay again.  
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"Excellent Motel, beyond expectations!"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 11, 2014
Nicola A | Valdobbiadene, Italy
Just loved the place. only 5 minutes walking from the beach in a very accessible position. Big parking lot in front where I could park my car in front of my room. Staff was very firendly and helpfull. I had a room on the ground floor. Very nice and cozy, modern and comfortable. I didn't expect to get such a good one!! this place definitely come with a great value for the money! Complementary breakfast in the morning, all that I needed. Only downturn ...Wifi line was sooooo slow! Please La Quinta updagrade it and you will have no competition! ;-)  
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"Good Value for the money"
3 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 10, 2014
Phil R | Chelmsford, United States
We find this La Quinta somewhat worn by comparison to others we have visited. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The hotel itself is tired. They try to upgrade it but it is still in need of more work.  
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"A trip to Carlsbad, CA"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 5, 2014
Sharon W | Yuma, AZ, United States
La Quinta is only about 1 mi. from my daughter. For the last 6 years we have stayed here. It is a great hotel, and very close to everything. I highly recommend La Quinta. I would say we stay about 5 times a year, and we have not had one bad experience!!!  
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"Good and bad"
3 of 5 stars Reviewed Mar 31, 2014
Albert W | Carlsbad, United States
It is not bad Inn. Two things bother me the most are the noises . It is a constant highway noise. The window and door is just not sound proof at all. Not only you can hear the high way noise, when people walking and talking outside, you can hear it clearly. The second thing is the internet speed. So slow, it is like exactly a dial up internet if you know what I am talking about. The speed is below 1MB.  
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Area Attractions & Landmarks
  • Wild Animal Park, 23 mi.
  • San Diego Zoo, 29 mi.
  • San Diego Convention Center, 30 mi.
  • Cal State-San Marcos, 12 mi.
  • San Diego State University, 31 mi.
  • University of San Diego, 26 mi.
  • Balboa Park, 29 mi.
  • Camp Pendleton, 12 mi.
Area Companies & Businesses
  • Fashion Valley, 25 mi.
  • Plaza Camino Real, 5 mi.
  • Westfield Shopping Center, 20 mi.
Nearby Sports & Recreation
  • Legoland California, 4 mi.
  • SeaWorld, 28 mi.
  • Petco Park, 31 mi.
  • Qualcomm Stadium (San Diego Chargers), 28 mi.
Nearby Restaurants
  • Benihana, .1 mi.
  • El Polo Loco, 1 mi.
  • In N Out, 1 mi.
  • Jack in the Box, 1 mi.
  • McDonald's, 1 mi.
  • Pell'y Fish Market, 1 mi.
  • Pick up Sticks, 1 mi.
  • Taco Bell, 1 mi.
  • Claim Jumper, 2 mi.
  • Islands, 2 mi.
  • Marie Callender's, 2 mi.
  • TGIF, 2 mi.
  • Norte Mexican Food, 3 mi.
  • Vigilucci's Seafood and Steakhouse, 3 mi.
  • Kings Fish House, 8 mi.
Entertainment & Shopping
  • Carlsbad Premium Outlets, 2 mi.
Carlsbad, CA
Local Time: 8:45 AM (Pacific)
Local Temperature: 62.6°F
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