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Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The room and grounds were very nice. The location for beach is ok, but fence around beach park prevents quick walks. Access at about 1 mile from hotel. The resort fee is a waste and even self parking is $19/. With really no local options. The Hampton inn just down the road seems a better bet.

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United States
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stayed with a friend for 2 nights, wanted to try a new place in Carlsbad, nice place, clean and convenient to major highways. Beach is accessible across the street. Pool nice if you swim, there were kids in the spa pool, and noticed it was closed down the next day. Parents not attending to kids, and kids should not be...

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San Diego, United States
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We booked our wedding at the Cape Rey and had an amazing time. We were fortunate to work with Robin throughout our entire process and she did everything in her power to make sure our day was perfect. Many of our guests commented on the professionalism of the staff and the entire experience. Make sure you have your cameras as...

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Collierville, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I had great experience at this hotel. I stayed for a business trip and held our meetings at this hotel. The hotel staff was great. Everything went smoothly. Great Customer Service! The hotel has a restaurant on site and the food was excellent. The rooms are nice and clean. The hotel is across the street from the beach and has...

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Coos Bay
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The convention center, rooms, stay, and all services were top-notch. The food at Chandlers was excellent. The location was amazing! I watched the sun set every night. Beautiful! The Convention I attended gave me an "upgrade"....the ocean view room was amazing! There was a fridge, microwave, coffee, and free internet. The facility provided breakfast every day for the seminar, and...

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear julesinkfalls, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased to hear that you and your group enjoyed your time with us here at Cape Rey. Our culinary team and banquets staff work hard to do an amazing job at providing exquisite food, exceptional service and ensure an enjoyable experience by all. We look...

Bloomington
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The view was amazing. The patio was great. Food was wonderful. Bar atmosphere was fun and relaxing at the same time. The rooms were clean and the staff friendly. I would stay there again in a heartbeat.

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Lewiston, Idaho
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had a great experience at this hotel. I would recommend this hotel to anyone. I was there for a conference but brought my husband and daughter and this hotel is very family friendly as my husband and her had a blast (especially in the pool) while I was in my conference.

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Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I returned to Cape Rey Hilton for our annual meeting and once again, have nothing but wonderful things to say about the hotel. I loved my room with a patio overlooking the ocean-which is just across the street and all of the staff that I came into contact with were amazing, as they always are. I was a bit surprised...

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CapeRey_Carlsbad, General Manager at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort, responded to this review

Dear ARKSugarLand, Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences at Cape Rey, and for acknowledging our amazing staff. We appreciate your loyalty to our resort and look forward to welcoming you back during your business travel. Sincerely, Thomas Lee

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 8 October 2016

wanted to stay on the beach for one night on this trip and the Hilton properties are scarce but found Cape Rey. I was very impressed with the entire hotel from the rooms, pool, location and service. A little pricy but very nice so you get what you pay for. The room was great and they took great care of...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We were in a wedding party staying at the hotel. The groom prearranged early check-in with management and front desk staff didn't check us in until the groom got involved, which shouldn't have happened.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled along the sunny Pacific Coast in Northern San Diego and only 150 steps to the surf, Cape Rey is the adventurous choice for the California traveler who seeks something different and unique. With spectacular views of picturesque South Carlsbad beaches, the resort sits atop the crest of a series of gently rolling berms - a crest we like to call the Cape! At the Cape you are just minutes from LEGOLAND(R)California and the historic Del Mar Race Track, or a short coastal drive to SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo or Safari Park, famous regional wineries, and award-winning craft breweries. For the adventurous types we outfit you for local deep-sea fishing, sailboat cruises, horseback riding, paddle boarding, snorkeling, surfing lessons, and kayak explorations. Foodies enjoy dining on-property at Chandler's, where you'll find familiar favorites prepared with a twist. For connecting rejuvenation with mind, body and soul, we offer one of the top 5 Hotel Spas in the U.S. By Travel & Escape, the Ocean Crest Spa. And with an array of excursion locales and onsite amenities, there's always something to do, see or eat at the Cape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort

Address: 1 Ponto Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011-4620 (Formerly Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa)
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: RM1,005 - RM1,696 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 215
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#2 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
#3 Spa Hotel in Carlsbad
#5 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Carlsbad
#8 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Second floor pool/ocean view is nice.”
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“I love the pool view rooms because of the view but I don't know about the rest of the rooms it is a quiet place any ways.”
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