Carlsbad Hotels offer just a little bit of anything from the elegant spas and resorts to the budget hotel. There are many to pick from that have the price range you are looking for. You will find many hotels with brand names and reputations for being very good, comfortable hotels.
Carlsbad has many hotels that advertise themselves as spas or resorts. Some of them are very elegant and beautiful. One such hotel is the La Costa Resort and Spa. This is a luxury resort in the foothills of town about 25 miles from the center of the city. Here you will find a great golf course that has been used for PGA championships, tennis courts, spa, five different outdoor pools and a gym. The look of the hotel is Spanish style with stucco and tile roof tops. The staff is very friendly and professional and the rooms are extremely comfortable with the Spanish style furnishings. Kids stay free up to the age of 18 as long as they stay in the same room as an adult.
Many people do bring their children because of the opportunities the hotel provides to them. There is a family pool that sports sand on the beach and has waterslides. There is the Kidtopia program for children aged up to twelve years old. Staff members will help them explore the area and create crafts or play all kinds of games including ones played on a lighted game floor. The Vibz is a place where the teen can find something interesting to do including video games, pool tables and arcade fun. While the kids are occupied adults can go to the spa and indulge in steam rooms and saunas, check out the adult pools with poolside bars or go to one of the lounges. You can take advantage of the great dining on premises at the Grill, Legends Bistro, several cafes and the bars and lounges. This hotel has a day parking fee. You can expect to pay around USD $300 to $400 but look at what all you get.
A nice mid range hotel in the Carlsbad area is the Homestead Suites Carlsbad North. It is located near Legoland and the Aquarium. The hotel has an outdoor pool and you can also take advantage of the fitness center that is on the property. The rooms are very clean and comfortable for a standard room. The rooms are not just rooms but 2 room suites with a sitting area and sleeping area. The sitting area has a couch that is a sofa bed to accommodate families with children. A breakfast buffet is served every morning and there is no fee if you are staying at the hotel. There is Internet access in each room and in the lobby and if you need to do laundry there is a coin laundry on the premises.
Each room has a small refrigerator, a microwave with cookware and dishes, and a coffee maker at its disposal. You have a choice of a King room with a king bed or sofa bed. The Two Queen Suite has 2 queen beds or a sofa bed and all rooms come with air and cable TV. The price of a room is around USD $120 to $150 each night.
For the more budget minded family the La Quinta Inn San Diego-Carlsbad will give you moderately priced amenities for a low price. They also have a complimentary breakfast with wireless Internet, and a laundry on site. There is an outdoor pool, spa tub and a fitness center. All rooms have Internet, air conditioning, microwave, refrigerator, hair dryer and cable TV. There are several restaurants in the area that can easily be accessed by walking. Rooms come with one King size bed or with one King and a sofa bed. These rooms cost USD $65 to 80 each night.
There are many more Carlsbad hotels in the area. You can find the resorts and spas both outside in the foothills or inside the city itself. You can find many rooms at affordable prices with some great amenities. If you do not have much money you can still find many budget hotels that are a great place to stay