Carlsbad Inn - Local's Guide
Carlsbad Village

Locals Guide

The Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort is in the heart of Carlsbad Village giving guests endless things to do within walking distance of the hotel. We have 3 onsite establishments, Norte’s Mexican Food, Linda’s Yogurt & Deli and the Daily News Café. We’ve also put together a guide of the best spots in town so you can go from the mind of a tourist to the spirit of a local.


Carlsbad Day Spas

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Restaurants • Cafes
264 Fresco - Carlsbad
264 Fresco

Italian spot with fresh, local ingredients, and a variety of steak, chicken, seafood, and pasta dishes, as well as wood-fired pizzas and made-to-order paninis.

Baba Coffee

Cool little local spot with local pastries, healthy sandwiches, including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options. Fresh juices, Acai bowls, Matcha bowls, hummus plates, beer and more.

Wineries • Breweries • Bars
Barrel Republic Carlsbad
Barrel Republic

A mecca for beer lovers with a rotating selection of self-serve taps featuring craft beers & ciders. Wide selection of shared plates, starters and snacks.

Carruth Cellars

Urban Winery & Tasting Room with modern warehouse vibes. Perfect to grab a glass of wine before dinner at Campfire.

Specialty Foods
Choice Juicery

Outdoor spot with healthy, organic juice, smoothies, muffins, bowls and vegan options in a refurbished shipping container.


Fun outdoor spot with picnic tables, breakfast sandwiches, bloody mary’s and mimosas. Open till 10pm.

Farmers Market

State Street Farmers Market is every Wednesday from 3-6pm (summer till 7pm). Enjoy organic produce, locally prepared foods, handmade crafts, and live entertainment.


Modern beach lifestyle shop bringing you all the latest trends in surf t-shirts, hats and bathing suits.

Carlsbad State Beach

Just steps from our resort this long stretch of beach will bring hours of fun for the whole fam. Volleyball, surfing, swimming, fishing, you name it!

Carlsbad Sea Wall
Carlsbad Sea Wall Trail

1.4 mile paved walkway along Carlsbad State Beach with amazing views of the ocean. Bring your camera!

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Carlsbad Area - A Short Drive Away
Carlsbad Premium Outlets

Get everything you need for less at these outlet shops with designer and name brands including Coach, Gap Outlet, Nike and Polo Ralph Lauren.

Flower Fields

50 acres of extraordinary colorful ocean view flower fields open for exploring March 1 to May 10th.