Best Rooms: Most of the ocean views are blocked by the surrounding buildings, so your best option is to request a room facing the pool.
Best Rooms: You'll find partial views of Agua Hedionda from rooms facing San Diego Fwy. on floor 3.
3.5 star hotel
2.33 mi from Carlsbad State Beach
Best Rooms: The resort is comprised of a hotel plus timeshare condo villa units. From Villa C, you'll get beautiful views of the ocean, and during the summer months, Villa D offers views of the blooming flower field. For rooms at the hotel, be sure to specifiy an ocean view if you'd like one.
Best Rooms: Two Bedroom Condo units in the south end of the resort -- specifically the ones ending in *07, *12, *19 and *24 -- give you the best views of the Pacific Ocean.
2.5 star hotel
4.35 mi from Carlsbad State Beach
Best Rooms: With rooms facing other buildings on both the sides, there are no real views around the hotel. You'd either be looking at the parking lot or other buildings.
3 star hotel
Area: Ivey Ranch - Rancho Del Oro, Oceanside
4.67 mi from Carlsbad State Beach
Best Rooms: To enjoy the best views, be sure to request a room facing the pool and courtyard.