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Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel

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Jackson, Wyoming
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We just got back from a wonderful stay st the Grand Pacific Palisades!! This was a great place to unwind and relax! Daily activities made it nice for the kids during the daytime! My only complaint, pool closes too early... 9pm- so that was a disappointment. Had to get creative in the evenings with no night swimming available! But we...

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La Mirada, California
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I love this resort. The rooms are lovely. The view from my balcony featured the pool, ocean, and flower fields. Staff was exceptional. Gene in maintenance quickly fixed a few problem we were having. Had my family here the beginning of the week and girlfriends the second half. Resort was perfect for both groups.

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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this stay through HGVC and were shocked and seriously disappointed when we walked through the door of our unit. Where to begin? 1. Cracked tiles that were loose as you walked through the kitchen. 2. Missing grout in the kitchen was filled with food from previous use. 3. Dirty Solo cups in the grass under the balcony. 4....

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Northbrook, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a one bedroom "vacation club" room overlooking the blooming "Flower Fields". Didn't know what to expect, but ended up being pleasantly surprised. The unit was very spacious and well maintained - though it may be time to freshen up some of the furniture. Our room was over the adult pool - but noise was never an issue...

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We LOVE coming to this property in Carlsbad, even though we live about 90 minutes up the coast at Huntington Beach. The San Diego area is an easy-to-drive getaway and we like going for either a long weekend or, this week, the entire Spring Break week. We are long-time owners here and many times, trade-out our weeks for other GPX/Hilton...

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Tustin, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole staff were friendly and helpful during our stay. A special commendation to the Activity Center and Jose Ramirez is necessary. Jose went above and beyond with his customer service and made my whole family very comfortable spending time at the activity center most of our stay. My kids loved it! Thank you Jose!

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Huangmarge and thanks for your review. Your opinion plays an integral part in our customer service. Delivering excellent service is our utmost priority and we are thankful that you have experienced it. Can't wait to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location! Close to legoland, shopping, restaurants and the beach. The beds were very comfy and everyone was so accommodating. Steve the Shuttle Driver was awesome! He was so prompt to pick us up and had great conversation. He knew so much about San Diego and had some great suggestions for us. 5 stars for Steve!

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Thank Mallory F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two bedroom unit was bigger than expected. Very nice layout. Pool was great. Loved the ping pong table. Only wish it had been warmer. The staff was very helpful and accomodating. Walking distance to legoland was awesome, since everything else is a bit of a drive. The only thing that I didn't like was the bed. Memory foam makes me...

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Karen. We thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. We will discuss your comments with our team so they know how their actions made a difference for your family! We look forward to welcoming you back for years to come.

Costa Mesa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started out in a small corner room at the parking lot. After talking with front desk, they let us select a 2nd floor room which was far better. The employees, especially Steve were so attentive to our experience they made it fun and made sure we were having fun and on "vacation mode". Our kids ended up getting gifts for...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned and we enjoyed ourselves very much. The hotel is not too posh and yes the rooms are slightly out of style but don't let that distract you from staying here. This hotel is perfect for families. The kids pool, nightly movie and activities all made our stay great. The restaurant next door was perfect. I will say...

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GPR S, Manager at Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

J S, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. Carlsbad is such a great place to be. We hope you can indeed visit us once again! Your opinion plays an integral part in our customer service.

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel

Address: 5805 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4609
Region: United States > California > Carlsbad
Price Range: RM779 - RM1,294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 210
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Also Known As:
Grand Pacific Palisades Hotel Carlsbad
Grand Pacific Palisades Resort
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Carlsbad
#4 Green Hotel in Carlsbad
#12 Romantic Hotel in Carlsbad
#15 Family Hotel in Carlsbad
#20 Business Hotel in Carlsbad
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“Ask for units facing the Flower Fields and the ocean.”
mchud, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Top floor is best, so you don't hear people clomping around”
karenwT5430CI, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for 2nd floor or higher for a view.”
P1465OLmarkm, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For me...ocean view!”
back2yl, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For views, I would say 2nd and 3rd floors”
eliseaa2017, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
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