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Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad
(4.5/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
At the beachside Carlsbad Village, browse through numerous shops and galleries, dine at casual or upscale restaurants, or stroll the sidewalks of this charming oceanfront community. Set up on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the village offers gifts and souvenirs, such as Pacific coins and Celtic jewels. Look for antiques, try on clothes and jewelry at dozens of local boutiques, and select from various delicacies, liquors, and home decor items. You can also reserve acupuncture treatments and reflexology, get a massage, or join a fitness group. Using our international travel planner, Carlsbad attractions like Carlsbad Village can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We spent the afternoon strolling around the Carlsbad Village area. It was easy walking with fresh air and the breeze from the ocean. Lots of cute shops which are reasonably priced. My favorites were t...  more »
  • I love Carlsbad Village !! It's relaxing, vibrant, fun, healthy & energizing! ! Stroll, walk, run , bike, drive, play, surf... it's all workable. Whatever you need, the Village has. You can relax with...  more »
  • The village is a nice place to stroll around and spend some time. There are plenty of restaurants but they just seemed to be in the wrong locations with no views and or ambience to draw you in. In con...  more »