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Fall Fun is Around the Corner in North County

We're excited and already dreaming of Fall in San Diego’s North County. It's a beautiful time of year to plan a getaway on the coast. Slightly milder temperatures complement the California sunshine and coastline, creating the perfect backdrop for a range of fall activities, and seasonal events. Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic this fall, from recreational activities to music festivals, culinary events and more, North County has something for everyone this season. 

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Best Taco Spots for Cinco de Mayo in Carlsbad

Cinco de Mayo has become an opportunity to celebrate Mexican culture and history – more often than not, accompanied by delicious cuisine and cocktails. Margarita anyone?

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EYNTK: The Carlsbad Flower Fields

Every spring, one of the largest flower displays in the world can be seen right here in Carlsbad, just 2 minutes from Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel.

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Cupid on the Coast: Beachside Outings and Eateries for Valentines Day

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, many of us are starting to plan the best ways to celebrate with our loved ones. We are fortunate to be located in one of the most beautiful places in the world, surrounded by breathtaking coastlines and so much to do! This is a great opportunity to go out and enjoy our surroundings with your Valentine. 

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Muscle Meditation Comes to Carlsbad

We are excited to announce our new partnership with Muscle Meditation Fitness right in time for the New Year! Their team will be hosting the fun and effective C.H.U.B. - Creating Healthy Unique Bodies - fitness classes at our hotel to help you look and feel your best in 2022.

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Holiday Activities in San Diego and North Country

The holidays are fast approaching and North County has everything you need to make this season Merry and Bright. From Thanksgiving Turkey Trots  to dazzling Christmas Trees, we’ve rounded up some of the most festive events around Carlsbad for you and your family: 

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The Best Local Pints for a Beercation in Carlsbad

San Diego is a beer lovers paradise. With over 150 craft, nano, and micro breweries, San Diego County is becoming known for its notable breweries and tasting rooms- especially along North County’s “Hops Highway”. Here is a list of our favorite breweries -- and top brews -- in North County:

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Tricks, Treats, & Family Fun Near Carlsbad

Halloween is fast approaching and Carlsbad has plenty of exciting events for you and your family! While your safety still remains top priority, local venues have worked hard to plan seasonal  activities in-line with safety guidelines and regulations. From musical performances, to interactive events, and exciting exhibitions, Carlsbad (and the greater San Diego area) is offering endless opportunities for family-friendly Halloween fun!

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6 Fun Date Ideas Around San Diego

Date night is back in fashion, after nearly everyone spent far too much time at home through the pandemic. San Diego offers so many choices that it’s hard to pick just one to visit with your date -- without killing your budget. Here are six San Diego date night ideas that are guaranteed to be fun, whether you’re a nature-loving type or prefer the fast-paced city nightlife.

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Celebrating 4th of July Near Carlsbad, CA

Social gatherings and events are slowly coming back just in time for the Fourth of July! While several in-person celebrations are scaled-down and safety protocols remain in place, there are still plenty of exciting ways to show your patriotic spirit around North County. From a fun filled-day at LEGOLAND to California’s biggest firework show, here is a roundup of fun July 4th festivities for you and your family.

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The LEGO MOVIE World is Now Open

Experience new rides, attractions, restaurants, shops, and more in THE LEGO® MOVIE™ WORLD where the immersive world of the hit movies come to life! The land is the largest addition in the park's history and features new rides,interactive attractions, dining and more for the whole family!

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Memorial Day Weekend in San Diego

Memorial Day Weekend marks the beginning of summer and is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the beautiful Southern California sunshine while honoring our military. This year’s activities might be smaller in scale than years in the past, but there are still plenty of things to do over the long weekend. Here are a few fun and safe activities and events happening this weekend  in and around San Diego.

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Yoga Your Way to the Sea

Carlsbad by the Sea Hotel is excited to announce our newest partner: Yoga Your Way. Yoga Your Way brings health, yoga, fitness, and fun together to create one of a kind wellness experiences. The company was created out of a love for yoga and a passion to teach others how to feel their best. They value compassion, dedication, individuality, and strive to help clients reach their goals and feel great in their own bodies.

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Step Back from Zoom & Head to the Zoo

We have a bit of good news to brighten your Zoom-filled days as we approach our 12th month of quarantine: The San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park have reopened to guests as of Saturday, January 30, 2021 following California lifting stay-at-home orders.

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Things To Do in San Diego While Social Distancing

Your hotel is the basecamp for exploring everything around you – in our case, all things San Diego. Sure, social distancing presents some challenges, but there are plenty of things to see and do while visiting America’s Finest City. Even better? Winter is the best time to enjoy the city's attractions, especially when they're outside (which is safer during the pandemic). Let this be your guide to visiting the San Diego area and staying safe while staying active. To get started, head outdoors, walk in a garden, visit the zoo, or shop till you drop (or you hit your credit limit).

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Must Do Items this Fall in Carlsbad

Summer is over and fall is finally in the air! All the leaves, pumpkins, and dress up moments you'll ever need are ready and waiting to make your October exceptional. Whether you’re looking for a weekend staycation or a getaway with seasonally inspired adventure, here are a few fun fall activities near our hotel.

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The Perfect WFH Day

As we finish up our sixth month of working from home, and kids are settling into Zoom-School, many of us are looking for ways to mix up our routine and spice up WFH life. We are now offering the Day Stay, our new program that lets you spend the day at Carlsbad by the Sea for an afternoon that feels like a getaway.

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Meet the Sea in San Diego

While the attractions in San Diego are seemingly endless, no trip is complete without experiencing and learning about our local sea life. Luckily, there are many ways to do just that! Below we list a few of the many ways to see and experience the sea, from amusement park spectacles to local tide pools and nature preserves.

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Beach Life 101: Best Beaches in Carlsbad

Carlsbad draws in visitors and locals alike seeking family fun, rugged adventures, and calming coastal beauty. Whether you are looking for a family day on the beach or a nature hike with coastal views, there is a beach for you

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10 Summer Favorites You Can Do Right Now 

Life’s Rad in Carlsbad, and we are here to help you get out there. Even though some options are limited and safety is key, there is still plenty to keep you care free and occupied. Below are a few ways to get out and about in our beach town -- mask in hand, of course! Have fun. 

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Getaway with the Gals

This International Women’s Day (March 8th), we’ve got great ideas for you to connect with the gals, celebrate yourself, or share something special with a woman you adore. Whether you’re getting active, enjoying nature, dining out, or shopping, Carlsbad is the perfect place to celebrate with the girls. Here are a few ideas for fun with your favorite females.

 

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Romantic Activities In & Around Carlsbad

The Lovely Embrace of Wind and Sea… February has romance in the air in Carlsbad. We’re sure you’ll find our comfortable rooms enchanting in themselves. When you do decide to (finally) step out, we’ve got ideas to send you soaring.  

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Find A New You in Carlsbad

It is January and everywhere you look, you'll find new resolutions and ways to craft a whole new you for 2020. Here are a few of our favorite ways to try something new!

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Our Favorite Carlsbad Wineries

Carlsbad is full of rich local wineries that are worth a toast along Southern California's coast.  Here are our top 5 wineries we recommend in Carlsbad!

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10 Tips For Your Adventure at LEGOLAND California

How to make the most of your day at LEGOLAND California!  Here are 10 tips for you and your family to have a good time at LEGOLAND - from where to park, what rides to go on, how to get the best tickets and more.

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