Where to stay around Carlsbad?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,347 holiday lettings near Carlsbad. From 889 Houses to 106 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carlsbad is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carlsbad?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Carlsbad:

  • Carlsbad Village: 251 holiday homes
  • La Costa: 72 holiday homes
  • La Costa: 39 holiday homes
  • Aviara: 148 holiday homes
  • Olde Carlsbad: 191 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Carlsbad?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carlsbad. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Legoland California: 2,564 holiday lettings
  • Carlsbad Village Station: 2,419 holiday lettings
  • The Flower Fields: 2,590 holiday lettings
  • K1 Speed: 2,658 holiday lettings
  • Stagecoach Community Park: 3,364 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carlsbad listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carlsbad?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 889 Houses in Carlsbad. Our other popular types of Carlsbad holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 56 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Carlsbad?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 868 beach rentals in Carlsbad. You have also many other possibilities in Carlsbad area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 559 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 222 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 107 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carlsbad?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,053 holiday homes with pool available in Carlsbad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Carlsbad, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Carlsbad is a popular Pacific Coast resort, located between the Californian cities of Los Angeles and San Diego. This prosperous town has one of California’s highest standards of living and therefore generally attracts the more well-heeled visitors. To cater for the town’s steady influx of both national and international visitors, there is a great choice of self catering rental accommodation here. There are spacious penthouse style apartments as well as luxurious villas with pools, most of which enjoy spectacular ocean views.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Carlsbad, USA

    There is so much more for visitors to do in Carlsbad than to just laze on the beach. Visitors spending their holidays in Carlsbad who wish to indulge in some serious retail therapy may wish to head to the Bressi Village mall. They will also find that there is a great choice of department stores and upmarket boutiques to be found in the La Costa district of the town. Some of the town’s best fine dining restaurants and quiet select bars are also to be found here. The La Costa Resort Spa is the ideal place to relax after a hard day’s shopping and is also the location of two golf courses and several tennis courts for the more athletic visitors to enjoy.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Carlsbad, USA

    The area to the south of the Buena Vista Lagoon is known as Olde Carlsbad, is where the majority of the town’s historic buildings can be found. Magee House, which houses the town’s only historic museum, can also be found here. Visitors spending their holidays in Carlsbad will also discover that the town plays host to a number of events and festivals throughout the year. These include the Annual Art Street Fayre, the Carlsbad Village Clothes Show and Flavours of the Village Restaurant Week. Carlsbad’s twice yearly Village Street Fayre is well worth a visit and is amongst the largest single day event in the USA.

    Weather in Carlsbad, USA

    Travellers spending their holidays in Carlsbad will discover that the town enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate. Summers are warm and dry, with temperatures averaging the late 20s to early 30s degrees Celsius. Winters are cooler, although temperatures still average around 18 degrees Celsius. Carlsbad receives an average annual precipitation of around 16 inches.

    Travel to Carlsbad, USA

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Carlsbad will find that Los Angeles (LAX) is the nearest international airport. There are a number of airlines operating regular flights to this busy airport, to include British Airways, Continental Airlines and United Airlines. These flights depart from London Heathrow (LHR) and Manchester (MAN).

    Sightseeing in and around Carlsbad

    Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Carlsbad for its surfing and jogging trails. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Carlsbad a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Legoland California (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • San Diego Zoo Safari Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
    • The Crossings at Carlsbad (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Sealife Aquarium (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • San Diego Polo Fields (10.6 mi / 17 km)
    • Del Mar Fairgrounds (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Carlsbad

    Travellers speak highly of Carlsbad for its surfing. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 25°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Carlsbad

    Carlsbad is famous for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carlsbad is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Jolla Cove (19 mi / 30.6 km)
    • Flower Fields of Carlsbad (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation Nature Center (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Carlsbad Lagoon (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Carlsbad State Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • San Diego Botanic Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)