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Waterfront vacation rentals in Carlsbad

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Top-rated waterfront rentals in Carlsbad

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Bungalow in Carlsbad
Stay Beachside in Carlsbad Village w/ Private Yard
Experience the best of Carlsbad Village with this stylish and comfortable 2-bed/1-bath property, located steps from the sand. This prime location is quiet and tranquil while offering quick access to the beach and all that Carlsbad village has to offer. Fall asleep to the sound of ocean waves from your bedroom window. Enjoy your own private yard space for added relaxation. Fast 300 mbps speed WIFI & smart tv’s throughout. Includes designated parking for 2 cars and one golf cart if needed.
$234 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Tyson Park House #A - Oceanfront Studio
Our studio on the strand is simply one of the best condos you can book! Fully renovation was just completed and you can enjoy the modern beach style condo on the water. Oceanside is a booming city with incredible restaurants, coffee shops, and craft breweries all within walking distance. Of course, it's the world-class beaches you come for and your beach is just steps away. Whether it's beaches, surfing, eating or all of the above, this is the stay you have always dreamed of!
$160 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Brooks Beach Villa C-205
North Coast Village Condominiums is a beautiful BEACHFRONT complex that is located next door to the Oceanside Harbor, with quaint Cape Cod-style shops and a variety of restaurants. There are many activities available at the harbor including boat and jet-ski rentals, sailing lessons, whale-watching tours, deep-sea fishing adventures, and more. Short walk to the Pier and a variety of activities. You will never be bored in Oceanside. Managed by BrooksBeachVacations
$146 per night

Popular amenities for Carlsbad waterfront rentals

Waterfront apartment rentals

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Apartment in Oceanside
Beach Apartment near Oceanside Pier
$120 per night
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Apartment in Oceanside
Seaside Retreat with Ocean View-Steps to the Beach
$205 per night
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Apartment in Oceanside
30 ft. from the Sand! Cute Beachfront Studio (6)
$175 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
The OB Dog Beach Penthouse Suite
$238 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
Pacific Beach Getaway Blocks From the Beach
$114 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
1 Block to the Beach+Parking+Sleeps 6
$122 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
Mission Beach Paradise with Sweeping Ocean Views
$300 per night
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Apartment in La Jolla
Ocean Side Living La Jolla
$193 per night
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Apartment in Oceanside
Beachfront!Charming 2BD Cottage
$206 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
Ocean Front Dog Mahal
$180 per night
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Apartment in San Diego
Great location and value - Mission Beach 🏖
$188 per night
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Apartment in Imperial Beach
Beachbreak Deluxe Getaway Designer Suite
$130 per night

Waterfront house rentals

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Home in Carlsbad
Ocean View Beach House With Roof Top Deck & AC
$398 per night
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Home in San Diego
Chic 1-Bedroom | Ocean Views | Steps to the Beach
$184 per night
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Home in Carlsbad
Thomas' by the Sea 2
$413 per night
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Home in San Diego
Stunning Ocean View. Beach House. Garage/AC/Heat
$305 per night
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Home in San Diego
Beautiful 2BR Mission Beach Cottage w/ parking&AC
$135 per night
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Home in Carlsbad
Casa Surfside-Walk 2 Beach, Spa, Close to Legoland
$521 per night
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Home in Oceanside
Betty's Beach House with Seascape Cozy Cottage
$749 per night
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Home in San Diego
3 Levels Of Bay Views! Steps To Sand!
$286 per night
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Home in Vista
Bamboo Lake House-Tropical paradise & LOTS OF FUN
$475 per night
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Home in San Diego
Ocean View ☆Few Steps to Sand & Dining☆AC☆ Dogs OK
$339 per night
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Home in Carlsbad
Coastal Home with Front Deck - Ocean Sunset Views!
$227 per night
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Home in Encinitas
Stunning Sea Views! Cliffside Luxe w/ Beach Access
$417 per night

Waterfront condo rentals

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Condo in Oceanside
Breathtaking Views-Steps to Sand, Beach Resort
$208 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Studio Oceanview King in Beachfront Apt (207)
$189 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Super Clean Remodeled Oceanfront Condo!!!
$205 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
A Wave From It All! Ocean Views! Spectacular!
$198 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Penthouse B: Luxury w Rooftop deck & Ocean View!
$203 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Remodeled Condo-Seconds to the Sands
$176 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
Couples Retreat Beachside Studio, King Bed
$202 per night
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Condo in San Diego
Beach Front Condo - Capri by the Sea - Remodeled
$256 per night
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Condo in Oceanside
The Perfect Beach House
$175 per night
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Condo in San Diego
“Fire and Ice” OCEANFRONT Modern and Comfy Condo
$183 per night
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Condo in Carlsbad
Ocean View From Private Patio | Across From Beach
$157 per night
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Condo in Carlsbad
Carlsbad Sunsets
$128 per night

Quick stats about waterfront rentals in Carlsbad

Total rentals

130 properties

Rentals with a pool

30 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

50 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

90 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

5.9K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$70 before taxes and fees

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