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Vacation rentals in Carlsbad

There are 602 vacation rentals near Carlsbad for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Carlsbad vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $152/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Carlsbad, there are 60 between $696 and $3,058/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 79 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Carlsbad to fit your California vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Carlsbad are houses, apartments and hotels. Carlsbad has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway, Booking.com, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Carlsbad vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Carlsbad

Midway between Los Angeles and San Diego, Carlsbad offers miles of sandy beaches, unique museums, parks, animal encounters, shopping outlets, and golf courses. These recommendations are a must for the perfect Carlsbad vacation.

Quick Guide to Carlsbad

Relax in a spa, go on a food tour, and be sure to visit these Carlsbad attractions.
  • LEGOLAND California Resort: Ride the Dragon Coaster, let your kids drive LEGO cars, watch a 4D movie, and splash around at the LEGOLAND Water Park. Filled with interactive attractions and themed rides, this is a must on a family vacation.
  • Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park: Tour this historical park to see adobe buildings, a reflecting pool, a cabana, old windmills, a carriage house and more. The flora includes bougainvillea and bird of paradise, and you'll see peacocks wandering the grounds.
  • Gemological Institute of America Museum: Gaze in awe at the largest crystal octahedron in the world. Wander around jewelry and gem exhibits, and learn about the GIA's educational program.

Home-types in Carlsbad

Carlsbad has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Carlsbad:
- Oceanfront602 vacation rentals
- Beach602 vacation rentals
- House329 vacation rentals
- Condo178 vacation rentals
- Apartment178 vacation rentals
- Hotel37 vacation rentals
- Villa23 vacation rentals
- Resort18 vacation rentals
- Private Room11 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Carlsbad

Carlsbad has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Carlsbad:
- New Village Arts: 277 vacation rentals
- NiKaro Outdoors, LLC: 270 vacation rentals
- Magee Park: 231 vacation rentals
- Holiday Park: 168 vacation rentals
- The Flower Fields: 48 vacation rentals
- The Beginning: 47 vacation rentals
- SEA LIFE Aquarium: 44 vacation rentals
- LEGOLAND California Resort: 42 vacation rentals
- Museum of Making Music: 39 vacation rentals