Visit Carlsbad

CVB
Hotels41
Convention center
Guest rooms4,373
Guest rooms at 1 hotel
Special event venues5
Average room rate$174.00
Restaurants70
Daily food cost$71.00
Occupancy rate76.2%
Tax rate10%

Visit Carlsbad

CVB

Why Choose Our Destination?

From great hotel deals for groups to top meeting facilities and attractions, Carlsbad’s amazing locale is perfect for your next corporate meeting or team-building event. Our luxurious resort hotels offer incredible group rates and lively outdoor dining. In addition, visitors can find exciting water sport and spa activities everyone can enjoy. Make your meeting a productive, fun-filled time and start planning your event now. GROUP HOTELS Take your pick of extravagant destination resorts or hotels overlooking Carlsbad’s picturesque 7-miles coastline, where exciting restaurants and shops are just a walk away. An array of amenities and activities are also available for your leisure. No matter where you decide to rest your feet after a busy day, you will always be met with exceptional service that caters to your group’s needs. GROUP DINING Offering al fresco, intimate, private, and casual dining from some of Carlsbad’s local gems as well as nationally-known restaurants, this cultural seaside village has a menu of options fit for any group and occasion. Feasting in one of Carlsbad’s award-winning restaurants is a great way to start or end your eventful day. GROUP ACTIVITIES Carlsbad’s perennial weather calls for many outdoor activities for your group to partake. Kayak into the sunset at Agua Hedionda Lagoon, hike and explore Carlsbad’s extensive trail system, play a few rounds on four championship golf courses, enjoy some R&R at world-class spas, or just enjoy a day at the beach. In Carlsbad, the list of entertaining activities is endless.

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Distance from Airport

  • San Diego International Airport

    48.28 km from City Center

  • Orange County/ John Wayne Airport

    85.3 km from City Center

  • McClellan Palomar Airport

    11.27 km from City Center

Nearby


Local Attractions

Carlsbad Water Sports

Recreation
Located on beautiful Aqua Hedionda Lagoon in Carlsbad, California Watersports offers locals and visitors watercraft rentals, sales, and lessons. Race around the lagoon on waver runners or quietly paddle a kayak or SUP and take in the local wildlife. California Watersports has everything you’ll need for a fun day on the water.
4215 Harrison Street
Carlsbad, CA, US 92008

Carlsbad Premium Outlets

Shopping
Conveniently located right off the intersection of I-5 and Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad Premium Outlets® is one of San Diego's premier shopping destinations. Shop more than 90 designer and name-brand outlet stores including Barneys New York Warehouse, Coach, Kate Spade New York, Michael Kors, Nike Factory Store, and more. Stroll through the center's beautiful courtyards with fountains and elegant Tuscan-style architecture. Area attractions include LEGOLAND California, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park and the world-renowned Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch. So from the entire team at Carlsbad Premium Outlets®, we hope that you will visit us soon.
5620 Paseo Del Norte
Carlsbad, CA, US 92008

Scavengers Adventure Tours

Recreation
Named one of America's most unique beer tours by Forbes Travel, we've combined San Diego's infamous craft beer scene & world renowned coastline into an all-inclusive beer adventure. Our Vintage Swiss Safari Vehicles are built for an ultimate beer exploration. Drink ice cold road beers in style from one brewery to the next. With 6 rugged wheels, seating for 12, and open-air design, these vehicles are sure to make everyone else on the road wishing they were you.
Carlsbad, CA, US 92008

LEGOLAND California Resort

Park
The 128-acre Park is designed specifically to appeal to families with children ages 3 to 12. The Park features roller coasters, LEGO-themed rides, interactive shows, hands-on attractions, LEGO-building play areas, and the famously breathtaking Miniland, restaurants, shopping, landscaped features and gardens.
One LEGOLAND Dr.
Carlsbad, CA, US 92008

Pedigo Electric Bikes

Recreation
Conveniently located in the Village of Carlsbad, and just minutes to the beach, Pedego Carlsbad offers electric and pedal bicycle sales, rentals, tours, and service. If the idea of having a smile on your face today is appealing, come in for a test ride. You will then know why our tagline is “hello, fun…”!
2978 Carlsbad Blvd Suite 130
Carlsbad, CA, US 92008

Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park

Park
Once part of the original 2,538 acre working rancho and vacation retreat of Leo Carrillo (who acted in almost 100 films from 1927n to 1950 and co-starred in the TV series The Cisco Kid,) this historic ranch is an extraordinary educational and recreational resource.
6200 Flying Leo Carrillo Ln
Carlsbad, CA, US 92009

Chuao Chocolatier

Shopping
Chuao Chocolatier (pronounced chew-WOW) is the first Venezuelan Chocolatier based in the United States and Southern California’s premier artisan chocolatier.Co-founded in 2002 by Master Chef Michael Antonorsi and his brother Richard, Chuao Chocolatier is on a mission to share joy with the world through deliciously engaging chocolate experiences. Creative flavor combinations are at the heart of Chuao Chocolatier’s decadent chocolate experience including: Firecracker, a chipotle caramel fudge truffle with popping candy, a hint of salt, and dark chocolate and Salted Chocolate Crunch, a dark chocolate bonbon filled with toasted Panko bread crumbs, olive oil ganache with a touch of sea salt.
2350 Camino Vida Roble
Carlsbad, CA, US 92011

The Gemological Institute of America

Museum
(Tours are by reservation only) Known for more than 70 years as the world's leading educator to the gen and jewelry industry, the GIA offers tours through the irresistible world of diamonds, gemstones and jewelry.
5345 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA, US 92009

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Jun 1 – Sep 10
Shoulder Season
Jan 2 – Mar 1
Sep 15 – Dec 8
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Additional Information

Carlsbad offers the charm of a European village with the amenities of a large city. As you wander streets lined with restaurants, boutique shops, and sidewalk cafes, you'll soon discover much more, including miles of coastline, beautiful flower gardens and world-class shopping.