Omni La Costa Resort & Spa (Carlsbad)
2100 Costa Del Mar Road
Carlsbad, California 92009

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Celebrate the Holidays at Omni La Costa

Experience a memorable and relaxing holiday vacation at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, featuring world-class accommodations, exciting pool experiences, an award-wining spa, championship golf courses and premier restaurants. There are endless opportunities to connect with your loved ones and create holiday memories here. More event details coming soon!

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Top 10 Holiday Activities

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10. Annual Tree Lighting

PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE: Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with a festive tree lighting. Sip hot chocolate and cider, listen to carolers, shop our holiday market, browse a stunning gingerbread house display and enjoy crafts and fun for the whole family.

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9. Third Annual Gingerbread Competition

Saturday, November 26 - Friday, December 30, 2016

Wrap yourself up in the holiday spirit as you stroll through the beautiful displays of culinary masterpieces. Gingerbread houses created by local San Diego bakers, Carlsbad & Encinitas school district students and holiday enthusiasts on display in the Lobby.


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8. Carols of Carlsbad

Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Children from local elementary schools present a showcase of holiday music on the festive Plaza. Donations to the Carlsbad Education Foundation are accepted.

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7. Holiday Market

Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

During our Christmas Tree Lighting and Carols of Carlsbad, browse holiday gifts for the whole family including jewelry by Cassiano Designs, Pamela Moon and Heather Gardner, skincare by Jan Marini, children's activewear by Ivviva, Kini Headbands, Wander Wet Bags and more! There will also be fun activities for children.

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6. Poinsettia Festival

Saturday, November 26 - Friday, December 30, 2016

In celebration of Carlsbad as the home of the poinsettia plant, come experience California’s largest display of poinsettias in the Plaza and throughout the resort, in partnership with Dummen Orange.

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5. Holiday Dining

Celebrate the season with family and friends over a festive meal. From casual cafés to elegant culinary experiences, enjoy the holidays your way at Omni La Costa.

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4. Give the Gift of Omni La Costa

Now through the month of December, share the gift of Omni La Costa with a gift card. Purchase $100, $200 or $500 in gift cards and receive discounts on retail purchases on the day you purchase the gift card. Gift cards must be purchased in-person at the resort.

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3. December Spa Specials

Experience unique offerings like the Pumpkin & Apricot Facial and Brandy, Pear & Cinnamon Pedicure. At our Art of Aromatherapy class, discover the anti-bacterial and antioxidant benefits of sage, rosemary and marjoram and enjoy a take home gift.

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2. Golf & Tennis Holiday Camps

Our PGA Junior Golf Camps offer first-in-class PGA instruction ensuring your child learns from the best and our team of Cliff Drysdale Tennis pros at Junior Tennis Camps for a week of fun, intense tennis, games and competition.


1. The Perfect Holiday Packages

Give your family the gift of a once-in-a-lifetime holiday experience this December at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa with our It’s a Wonderful Life package or save 10% and receive a $10 Omni gift card with our Stay, Save & Be Merry package.

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