Visit Carlsbad (CA)

0 hotel rooms within one mile of convention center

WELCOME TO Visit Carlsbad

Welcome to an idyllic corner on San Diego’s scenic north coast. We invite you to enjoy an atmosphere that's a little quieter, a little less hurried and a lot less like the rest of the world.

A destination with plenty of sandy beaches, great shopping and dining along with lots of family-friendly attractions. Carlsbad is Ideal for smaller corporate, incentive, association, reunions, and special market groups.

Top Reasons to Meet in Carlsbad, California

Easy Access

Carlsbad is just 30 miles from the gateway city of San Diego and the San Diego International Airport; serving 25 international and national airlines.

Variety of Meeting Venues

Area properties can accommodate events ranging from 100 square feet of outdoor meeting space to 139,486 square feet at one venue with support for up-to-the-minute technology and sophisticated presentations. Find the perfect location for your meeting and your budget.

Recreational Options

Treat your attendees to a golf outing at one of our local courses or select a luxurious destination golf and spa resort. There are more than 25-day spas waiting to pamper your guests with relaxing and rejuvenating treatments. Add outdoor activities – such as boating, kayaking and beach volleyball or team building with state-of-the-art indoor, eco-friendly go kart racing venues.

Shopping and Dining

Area restaurants feature everything from the highest of haute cuisine to the most down home fare, in both local and international flavors. Shopping options include a downtown Village with boutique shopping, local art galleries, performing arts theatre, picturesque outdoor shopping and large regional malls.

Family Activities

Carlsbad is home to LEGOLAND California Resort featuring the LEGOLAND Waterpark and SEA LIFE Aquarium. The Museum of Making Music is dedicated to the history of musical instruments.

Carlsbad Fast Facts

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Visit Carlsbad (CA)
400 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008

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Type of Destination Experience:
Beach, Historic

GSF Exhibit Space (Park Hyatt Aviara Resort): 78,000

Meeting Space, Square Feet (Omni La Costa Resort and Spa): 50,000

Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Omni La Costa Resort and Spa): 18,000

Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Omni La Costa Resort and Spa): 610

Hotel adjacent to convention facility: No

San Diego International Airport

Miles to downtown 37

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McClellan-Palomar Airport

Miles to downtown 7

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Geographic Areas Served:

The city of Carlsbad.

Why Meet in Carlsbad

Carlsbad offers great year-round weather, charming old-world village center, and state-of-the-art meeting and event facilities at world renowned resorts and hotels.

Carlsbad has 4,000 hotel rooms, 220,000 sq.ft. of indoor/outdoor meeting space, and easy access from San Diego and LA airports.

With amenities like world-class golf, beachs, dining, and LEGOLAND Resort, Carlsbad gives you options to provide the very best activities for your attendees and their families.

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Relationship with the Convention Center

The destination does not have a separate convention center facility

Request for Proposal (RFP) Distribution Method

Sends leads to only qualified or requested hotels and venues

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