Carlsbad, CA
Carlsbad By The Sea

A Front Porch Community


Wellness in All Forms

Here you’ll find a place that supports all of you—body, mind, and soul. Everything we do works toward cultivating the best, every day.

Senior man with surfboard in hand at the beach
Senior residents gathering outdoors and enjoying drinks at Carlsbad by the Sea

Slice of Life

Continue lifelong interests and discover something new to enjoy. We create shared experiences that get the heart beating.

Here are just a few examples of our life enrichment opportunities that engage mind, body and spirit.

  • Front Porch Gallery exhibits and community events
  • Village art show
  • Concerts in the park
  • Swimming and pool play
  • Resident choir
  • Wine tasting
  • The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch
  • Numerous groups, clubs and committees

Food for the Body, Mind & Soul

Whether it’s filet mignon or comforting homemade desserts you crave, come lift a glass, make friends, and savor our daily California casual cuisine. Though the chef-prepared menu changes daily, the warm welcome remains constant.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner served in the Bistro or dining room or as take-out
  • Menu options change daily for a variety of selections
  • Fresh fruit, vegetables and specialty salads available
  • Salad bar
  • Homemade seasonal soups prepared daily
  • Special meals for holidays and celebrations
Senior residents enjoying food at Carlsbad by the Sea

Portrait of two women smiling in front of a wall of artwork at Carlsbad by the Sea

Make a Difference

Our volunteers embrace each moment and we value their skills and passions. They bring us fun and meaningful experiences.

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.