a building with a large porch and a walkway
a group of people sitting on the beach
a fire pit with chairs around it
a man and woman standing on a beach
a room with couches and chairs
Carlsbad’s Beachfront Lodge
a beach with palm trees and buildings

Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge Carlsbad

The Beach
At Our Door

Wake up to the sound of rolling surf at the Best Western Plus Beach View Lodge, where a California beach getaway isn’t just for dreamers. With spacious guest rooms, complimentary breakfast, beach gear for borrowing, and a perfect Carlsbad Village location, our family-owned lodge is designed for toes-in-sand living. So, take the Pacific Coast Highway over and make your way to our Oceanview Deck, where the pace adjusts to you.

Property Perks & Features
Oceanview Deck
Beach Gear
for Borrowing
Heated Pool
Sunset View
Fire Circle
Fitness Center
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100 Steps to the Beach & Village

Catch an early wave just across the street, and spend your evenings wandering into the shops, restaurants, and award-winning breweries in our charming seaside village. With a walkability score of 91, everything is just a stroll away.

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Complimentary Breakfast

Kick off the day with a delicious morning buffet that includes fluffy pancakes, breakfast sandwiches, freshly made Danishes and muffins, coffee, an assortment of juices, and more served in our oceanview guest lounge.

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Beach Gear
to Borrow

Stop by the hotel lobby and borrow what you need before heading to your perfect spot on the sand. Pick up beach towels, boogie boards, beach toys, chairs, and umbrellas. Then, walk just a few paces to Carlsbad State Beach.

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Huge Rooms for Relaxing

Family vacations and friendly road trips are a breeze when you have oversized accommodations with enough space to stretch out. Recharge and unwind in a room with a view, prepare your beach-ready picnic in a suite with a kitchenette, or get cozy in a room with a fireplace. This is where the adventure begins.

What They’re Saying
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Deck to watch the sunset

“Great hotel right across from the beach with a deck facing the ocean and the amazing sunset. Breakfast was excellent with many choices and very nice staff. Just stayed one night but will be back! Easy beach walking and town.”

-Discover451343 | Tripadvisor

We Had the Best Weekend in Carlsbad

“For my birthday, we decided to do a family staycation and enjoy a night at a hotel. This spot includes breakfast with a view! There is easy access to the seawall walking path and beaches for swimming.”

-Bytheseamommyandme | Instagram

A great choice in Carlsbad

“This is our second time visiting this property. You cannot beat the location of this place, right across the street from South Carlsbad Beach. The staff is very welcoming and the rooms are quite large and well maintained.”

-BoboTravlr | Tripadvisor

Best Western Rewards & Special Offers

Budget-friendly getaways on the beach are our specialty. Keep an eye out for seasonal offers that make our already attractive pricing even better. Join our award-winning Best Western Rewards program for exclusive access to member-only rates and to pay with points.

A Coastal Village

Basking in its Southern California glow, Carlsbad Village features seven miles of sandy beach, local shops, art galleries, and restaurants serving fresh coastal cuisine. Our hotel is a comfortably convenient hub for all of your Carlsbad Beach and San Diego activities.