Cardiff by the Sea Lodge

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
142 Chesterfield Drive, Cardiff By The Sea, CA, 92007, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 235 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Cardiff by the Sea Lodge places you in the heart of Cardiff-by-the-Sea, within a 10-minute drive of Del Mar Beach and Del Mar Racetrack. This bed & breakfast is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Moonlight State Beach and 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from Del Mar Fairgrounds.


Make yourself at home in one of the 17 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include irons/ironing boards, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a spa tub or take in the view from a rooftop terrace and a garden. Additional features at this bed & breakfast include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.


A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include multilingual staff, luggage storage, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

San Elijo State Beach - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Cardiff State Beach - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Swamis Beach - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Encinitas Community Park - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Moonlight State Beach - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Fletcher Cove Beach Park - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Belly Up - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
San Diego Botanic Garden - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Cedros Avenue - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Del Mar Beach - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Leucadia State Beach - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Del Mar Plaza - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Del Mar Racetrack - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Del Mar Fairgrounds - 8.3 km / 5.1 mi
Del Mar Horse Park - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 39.1 km / 24.3 mi
Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) - 16.8 km / 10.5 mi
San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) - 31.3 km / 19.5 mi
San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) - 44.6 km / 27.7 mi

The preferred airport for Cardiff by the Sea Lodge is San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a smoke detector. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive after hours must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Spa tub
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Street parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking