Located 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from Carlsbad State Beach, Beach Terrace Inn is within a 10-minute drive of California Surf Museum. This 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with 48 rooms and conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. It's in central Carlsbad and also close to Carlsbad Premium Outlets and Oceanside Pier.


Free breakfast is included with your stay.


Beach Terrace Inn's 48 air-conditioned rooms provide iPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers. 42-inch TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding and down comforters ensure a restful night. Free newspapers, free local calls, and free bottled water are other standard amenities.

Property features

At Beach Terrace Inn, guests have access to an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a rooftop terrace. If you plan to drive, free parking is available. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and a 24-hour business center.


  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Beach Terrace Inn features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 3.5-star property has a meeting room and offers access to a 24-hour business center. Event facilities measure 1120 square feet (104 square meters). This beach hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, spa services, and a fireplace in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Beach Terrace Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Computer station 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 48 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Picnic area 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1120 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Beach towels 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 104 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

Beach Terrace Inn offers 48 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Microwaves and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Shower only 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 


The Beach Terrace Inn is tucked against the sea in the heart of Carlsbad Village, boasting 30 restaurants from micro brewery to hand tossed pizza to fine dining, live music venues, dancing, twice weekly farmers markets, antique shops and boutique retail, all in a quaint seaside village setting. Two miles from LegoLand and Sea Life Aquarium, The Carlsbad Flower Fields and great outlet shopping. Two blocks from the San Diego Coaster rail service to the Del Mar Racetrack or downtown San Diego's vibrant Gaslamp Quarter and Petco Ball Park. Thirty minutes to San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, Qualcomm Stadium and San Diego Wild Animal Park.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.

  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: USD 79
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Beach Terrace
  • Beach Terrace Carlsbad
  • Beach Terrace Inn
  • Beach Terrace Inn Carlsbad
  • Terrace Beach
  • Terrace Beach Inn
  • Beach Terrace Hotel Carlsbad

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