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Carlsbad Flower Fields

5704 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4435
+1 760-930-9123
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Beautiful even from a distance

It is beautiful but you can see most of it from the road and even the outlets nextdoor. No need to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
marciehmay
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San Jose, California
Spring Beauty

Great spring adventure. Rows and rows of beautiful flowers. Come early since it is a favorite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol F
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Fifty acres of visual splendor, located on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, make this one of the most beautiful sites on the West Coast. Also on the site are special nurseries, gardens and an award-winning Rose Garden.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tractor ride” (77 reviews)
“full bloom” (62 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5704 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008-4435
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+1 760-930-9123
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"tractor ride"
in 77 reviews
"full bloom"
in 62 reviews
"beautiful flowers"
in 63 reviews
"american flag"
in 48 reviews
"sweet pea maze"
in 46 reviews
"different colors"
in 20 reviews
"acres and acres"
in 13 reviews
"vibrant colors"
in 10 reviews
"garden shop"
in 9 reviews
"rows and rows"
in 10 reviews
"sight to behold"
in 9 reviews
"palomar airport road"
in 10 reviews
"outlet mall"
in 11 reviews
"take pictures"
in 27 reviews
"bring your camera"
in 12 reviews
"rose garden"
in 18 reviews
"walk around"
in 23 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is beautiful but you can see most of it from the road and even the outlets nextdoor. No need to pay a fee to walk it.

Thank marciehmay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spring adventure. Rows and rows of beautiful flowers. Come early since it is a favorite tourist site.

Thank Carol F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous place, but hard to get a great picture. We got there right during peak hours so it was very busy and people are totally unaware that others are trying to get pictures too. I also wish the flowers were all mixed together - instead...More

Thank The_Sharks88
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy flower fields, and visiting Carlsbad in the spring, you will definitely not want to miss it. They do charge quite a bit just to walk in the fields, but it's a unique experience and always worth it once. The southern-most facing slope...More

Thank dotcominfo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove by this for years and finally got to experience first hand twice this year. Absolutely beautiful and a wonderful way to spend a Sunday. My daughter was able to fulfill a college photography assignment while there and I just loved the vivid colors and...More

Thank Janet D
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were in San Diego and our trip coincided with the prime blooming season for the ranunculus flowers. Our family (two kids 13 & 11) spent a morning here and took hundreds of pictures of the beautiful flowers, enjoyed the tractor ride, the sweet pea...More

1  Thank cdub757
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We never knew this place existed, but it was a very beautiful place to visit, it's seasonal, so check the schedule, but well worth seeing.!!

Thank Brian L
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very few flowers only one small American flag. Very disappointed from passed years . I had told all the kids what a colorful flower garden they would see from our room and was so sad to see dirt ' . Only a small are with...More

Thank rodolfog902
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

If you think girls are on the beach are the most beautiful thing in southern California then clearly you haven't seen the flower fields in Carlsbad. The place is just as beautiful as the pictures. And yes, it attracts a HUGE crowd, but there was...More

Thank Beachesandbrews
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit with children. They love the view of unending flowers, of course we too!! Colorful flowers will make you and your camera to blossom for sure!! Go for it!!

Thank Anandha Bharath... J
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7Tweetygal
19 June 2018|
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Response from Janet B | Reviewed this property |
i am unaware of the flag. call them or check their website.
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Ashley J
19 May 2018|
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Response from cottagebythesea | Reviewed this property |
You will still see bloom tomorrow. Ranuculus are all in bloom
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Shay S
7 May 2018|
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Response from Karen O | Reviewed this property |
Call them and ask the status of their flowers.
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