Carlsbad, CA
Carlsbad By The Sea

A Front Porch Community


Services & Amenities

Embrace a fulfilling lifestyle with a charming gallery, serene courtyard and a host of amenities designed to ignite your passions.

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The Carlsbad By The Sea Difference

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Front Porch Gallery

Discover art by talented artists at the Front Porch Gallery. Our exhibitions showcase works from residents across the Front Porch communities. Join us and explore the colorful world of creativity.

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California Coast

Unwind on our oceanfront patio, take leisurely strolls on a sandy beach and savor the soothing sound of ocean waves. You can embrace the relaxation and serenity that beach living can bring and enjoy the friendly and vibrant coastal community filled with locals and tourists alike.

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Relax in the Stacks

Our beautiful library boasts expansive windows, an impressive book collection and ample space to unwind. Grab something to read at the beach or sink into one of the comfy chairs with views of downtown Carlsbad.

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Your furry family will love the new variety in their daily walk between outdoor courtyards, a beach walk steps away and the bustling Carlsbad Village. Your four-legged friend will have some tail-waggin’ fun meeting all sorts of new people!

Take a look at any of our floor plans for a full list of Services and Amenities.

All Floor Plans Include

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  • 24-hour security staff
  • Weekly housekeeping & linen service
  • Interior & exterior maintenance
  • Groundskeeping
  • Safety pendant
  • Full-time technology assistant
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Concierge
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  • Flexible dining with points
  • Restaurant-style dining
  • Bistro 7 am to 7 pm
  • Coffee bar
  • Ocean view patio
  • Private party dining services

Community Features

  • Beach access
  • Oceanfront terrace with a barbecue
  • Billiards
  • Clubrooms for bridge and games
  • Art studio
  • Library
  • Resource center
  • Gift shop
  • Front Porch Gallery
  • Beauty salon
  • Chapel
  • Wellness clinic
  • Secured underground parking and storage
  • Guest rooms
  • Rooftop and courtyard gardens
  • Walking paths
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  • Lifelong learning opportunities
  • Cultural explorations
  • Spiritual support
  • Recreational programs
  • Resident run programs
  • Social events
  • Philanthropic and volunteer opportunities
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Wellness & Fitness Center

  • Gym
  • Brain and Balance Center with SMARTfit and Rapid rehab technology and S3 Balance System
  • Outdoor heated exercise/lap pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Full-time Fitness Director
  • Instructor led fitness classes
  • Personal training

Next Steps


Download a Brochure

Download a full brochure with extensive information for your review. You will find pricing information, floor plans and a question and answer section.

Download a Brochure


Schedule a Visit

Take a tour and check out the community. It’s the best way to get a feel for what life is like here at Carlsbad By The Sea.


Complete Your Application

After you have chosen your future home and are ready to move in, we can offer resources and support to make your move as smooth and worry-free as possible.