When you’re visiting Southern California on a family vacation and staying at one of the Carlsbad hotels, there’s no end to what you can do to spend your time and enjoy to the hilt.
Most Carlsbad hotels are conveniently located on the beachfront, a stone’s throw from the ocean and within easy reach of most Carlsbad tourist attractions.
You have the option of either walking, taking a short drive or using public transport to reach them along with the children, who will enjoy every moment once you’re there. You will experience this if you’re staying at the Ocean Palms Beach Resort.
How to Keep Yourself Amused While Staying at Carlsbad hotels
Learn the secrets of the ocean at Merlin’s Sea Life:
Visiting Merlin’s Sea Life with the children will be a great experience because it exposes them to the world’s oceans, seas, and their amazing and often mysterious inhabitants.
Through state-of-the-art display technology and hands-on guidance, children get to learn all about marine life from tiny shrimps and jellyfish to sharks, stingrays, and seahorses.
Learn stand up paddle boarding:
A unique water sport, stand up paddle boarding is great for youngsters staying at Carlsbad hotels.
This sport tests your physical fitness and facilities for indulging in it are available aplenty at Carlsbad. You have schools with CPR/AED-certified SUP instructors who give lessons on premium quality boards.
Go water crafting at Aqua Hedionda:
This beautiful lagoon in Carlsbad offers visitors watercraft rentals and lessons in water crafting. Race through the lagoon on wave runners or quietly paddle away on a SUP or kayak. A great way to spend the day with the family.
Visit the army & navy academy:
This century-old military, college-preparatory, day and residential school for boys, a premium beachfront property that’s close to Carlsbad Village. The school’s huge Moreton Bay fig tree is a delight to watch and is deemed a historical tree.
Marvel at the Flower Fields:
This spreads over fifty acres at the Carlsbad Ranch and showcases the most beautiful flowers overlooking the coastline. This lush open space is also idyllic for weddings and corporate gatherings.