Oceanside beach, pool and deck

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring in outside food and drink?

Please note, guests are not permitted to bring in outside food and drink to any public areas of The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa and Mission Pacific Beach Resort. This includes our pool areas. Thank you for your understanding.

What is the hotel address?

101 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA, United States 92054

Is there valet parking?

Yes, valet parking is $47 per night.

Are there electric vehicle chargers in the parking garage?

We do offer electric vehicle charging stations. Please note this service is not included in our parking fee. A full EV charge will cost guest an additional $20. Guests needing less than a 50% EV charge will cost $10.

Can I leave my car in the parking garage after checking out? Will there be an additional charge?

No additional charges prior to 6pm.

Is there an airport nearby?

There are 4 easily accessible airports in the area:

San Diego Internation Airport (40 miles)

John Wayne Airport, Orange County (50 miles)

Los Angeles International Aiport (90 miles)

Ontario International Airport (85 miles)

How do I get to hotel from the nearest airport?

We provide assistance with airport transportation using La Costa Limo.

Is there a major train/bus station nearby?

Yes, the Oceanside Transit Center is just a few feet away from The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa, offering Amtrak’s Pacific Surfliner and Metrolink.

What’s the best way to get around the city?

One of the best ways to get around town with public transportation is with the North County Transit District. The Coaster travels between the Oceanside Transit Center to San Diego and the Sprinter travels East to Escondido.  Take advantage of Oceanside’s free EV shuttle: gO’side operating from 10 A.M. to 10 P.M., 7 days a week in the Downtown Oceanside corridor. 

Does my room have a cooler or mini fridge?

Your room is equipped with a beverage cooler. The temperature of the beverage cooler is about 45-50 degrees. Please be wary of storing medication or foods that need to be kept at a refrigerated level.

Is there housekeeping service?

Yes, we offer a full service clean after your third night/fourth day. On the other days, we will do a light service such as remaking the bed with the same sheets, remove trash and replacing coffee and towels. We follow all Covid-19 protocols.

Do you offer ice and water in the hotel?

There are reusable water bottles in your room as a gift to you! On each floor, we have an ice machine and alkaine water station by URBN WATER CO.

I love some of the items in my room, can I purchase them and take home with me?

Yes! The robes, canvas bags, slippers, Apothia shampoo, conditioner, wash and lotion are all available for purchase. Contact the front desk for more information.

Are there smoking rooms? And can I smoke in public spaces?

We are a non-smoking hotel.

Are there food and beverage surcharges?

Please be aware a 6% surcharge will be added to your bill at our food and beverage outlets (excluding Valle at Mission Pacific Beach Resort).

Do you have room service?

Yes, we offer room service with a fresh and sustainable creations by our innovative culinary team.  Please note a $6 in room dining delivery service fee will be added to your bill. Dial “0” from your guest room phone to place your order.

Are there minibars in the rooms?


What are the normal check-in and check-out times?

Hotel Check-in: 4PM Hotel Check-out: 11 AM

Is early check-in available?

Please note early check-in requests are based on availability. We advise you guarantee early check-in ahead of arrival. 

Early check-ins are not available on holiday weekends, Saturday(s) or Sunday(s) from June 1 – Labor Day.

How late can we check out?

After 11 AM, a late checkout fee may apply.

What is required to check-in?

All you need is a Valid form of Government Issued ID or Passport with a matching name on a credit or debit card. Guest arriving to complete the check-in must be an authorized individual on the reservation.

Can I store my luggage before or after I check out?

Our bell services are available to you 24-Hours per day. We can conveniently hold your luggage upon your arrival and have it delivered to your room once it becomes available. Should you need assistance upon your departure, we can also hold your luggage until you are ready to depart. For a quicker service, we can load up your vehicle if you valet with us.

Can I have my clothes laundered and dry cleaned?

Yes, we provide a laundry bag and price listings located in your guestroom closet. Clothes collected by 8AM will be returned the same day by 6PM, Monday through Saturday. Overnight express service is available upon request Monday through Friday.

Do you have a gym or fitness center? If so, what type of equipment can I expect?

Yes! Our fitness center is open 24/7. You can expect to find all Technogym Equipment, as well as a Peloton.

Where can I securely store my valuables?

Do not leave valuables unattended in your room. Please place all valuables in the in-room safe. Hotel liability is limited to California Civil Code 1860.

Can I send a package to the hotel?

Packages can be conveniently delivered to our properties. We kindly ask that the shipping label contains the following information to ensure your package gets delivered quickly and safely:
Your Name
ATTN: Hotel Name
Hotel Address

Two packages per room included in Resort Fee.

Can I bring my dog to the hotel?

Yes, we are a dog friendly hotel! We require a non-refundable pet fee of $200. Dogs may not exceed 50 lbs each or 75 lbs combined. Two dogs per room allowed. 

Can a third party pay for my reservation?

Is someone gifting you a free-night stay? Are you traveling for business? Third-Parties may pay for your reservation by completing one of our Sertifi Credit Card Authorization forms no later than 72 Hours Prior to the beginning of your reservation. This allows us sufficient processing of your secured credit card information.

Are there first responder rates or discounts available?

Please call our Reservation Desk at (855) 413-7573 to inquire about available discounts, rates and offers available for first responders.

Does the hotel require any kind of deposit prior to checking-in?

To guarantee your reservation, we require a deposit based on the rate or promotion booked.

What is the Nonrefundable reservations policy?

A non-refundable policy applies dependent on our cancellation policy. If you cancelled within your cancellation window, you are able to receive a full refund for full deposit taken. If you cancelled outside of our cancellation window, the hotel has every right to charge one-night Room + Tax as a cancellation penalty or Room +Tax for the full length of stay. Cancellations are subject to our Cancellation Policy agreed to upon the time of booking.

Will my credit card be charged when I make my reservation?

One night room + tax will be charged at the time of booking to guarantee your reservation. 24 Hours prior, your reservation is subject to a full-prepayment for your reservation.

What is your cancellation policy?

We require cancellations be made 72 hours prior to original reservation date.

What type of credit cards are accepted at the hotel?

Our Hotel accepts the following methods of payment:
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Clubs.
We are a cashless property. Apply Pay or Samsung Pay are methods of payment we may accept only at the time of departure. A credit card or debit card is still required upon check-in.
Hyatt Gift Cards can be applied towards any charges made to a guest’s folio at checkout only.

Do kids eat free?

We love to spoil your little ones! With Little Seabirds Eat Free, your kids can enjoy a meal at Piper. Read more details about the offer.

Does your hotel offer currency exchange?

We currently do not accept currency exchange transactions.

Are extra beds or rollaway beds available?

Traveling with someone who wanted to tag-a-long to your trip with us? Rollaway Beds are available for additional cost of $40 per night. Rollaway Beds are only permitted in any of our King, Partial Kings, Full Ocean Kings, Studios, and our Suites. Due to emergency regulations, a rollaway bed is not permitted in any of our queen rooms. Inflatable mattresses are also prohibited in any of our guest rooms.

What should I do and see during my stay?

Being only steps away from the beach, you can spend time soaking in the sun, surfing the waves or wandering along the pier. Walking distance from The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa, you can find the Oceanside Museum of Art and California Surf Museum. Every Thursday, MainStreet Oceanside’s Sunset Market happens from 5-9pm where you can enjoy food, desserts, shopping and live entertainment. Lastly, at the Oceanside Habor you can enjoy water activities such as fishing, whale watching, paddleboarding and boat rentals. Plus, enjoy many kid friendly activities here at The Seabird.

What activities are there to do at the hotel?

We offer a range of wellness classes to art workshops for our resort guests. We also have kids’ activities including scavenger hunts, Build a Stuffed Animal and more. See all of our activities and reserve your spot here.

Which popular attractions are close to the hotel?

A few popular attractions in the area are the San Diego Zoo, Safari Park, Seaworld, Carlsbad Flower Fields, La Jolla Cove, Legoland, and Disneyland.

What are some popular restaurants close to the hotel?

Oceanside’s culinary scene is constantly emerging as an array of eateries, pubs, and coffee shops are opening. A few restaurants walking distance from The Seabird are Craft Coast Beer & Tacos, Swamis Cafe Oceanside, and Ignite Coffee. On Coast Hwy, you can find many enjoyable restaurants and coffee shops, including Local Tap House and Pacific Coast Spirits.

Can I book my wedding at the hotel?

Yes! The Seabird Ocean Resort & Spa is the ultimate setting for the grand beachfront wedding of your dreams. Read more about our grand ballroom, event spaces and property amenities.

Does the hotel have a pool?

Yes! Take a dip in our seaside pool as you unwind, dine and relax with delicious dishes and refreshing drinks at The Shelter Club, located right behind the expansive outdoor pool.

What is the Resort Fee?

Please enjoy the following complimentary access and activities included in your stay as part of this program:

• 2 reusable water bottles per stay
• Access to premium alkaline water fill stations
• Premium Illy in-room coffee
• Daily fitness classes
• Access to hotel pool & hot tub
• Complimentary beach chairs, umbrellas, towels and beach games
• High Speed Internet
• Daily digital newspaper

• Complimentary beach concierge including chairs, umbrellas, towels and games – available at The Beach Rambler
• Discounted surf lessons with local pros and watersport activities (i.e. paddleboard, kayaks)
• Two complimentary reusable water bottles per stay
• Complementary welcome beverage upon arrival
• Electric car charging station
• Discounted electric bike rentals
• Complimentary secure surfboard and bicycle storage
• Discounted rentals on poolside cabanas
• Seasonal Dive-In Movie on pool deck
• Seasonal Holiday Events
• Discounted tickets to Oceanside Museum of Art and The California Surf Museum
• Fresh new art experiences at OMA West
• Access to discounted tickets at local attractions such as San Diego Zoo and Safari Park
• Access to Fitness Center including The Peloton Bike and Technogym equipment
• Daily wellness and functional movement classes
• VERVE cycling studio discounts
• Childrens’ essentials including pack and plays
• Pet amenity program including dog bed, bowls and treats
• Local and domestic calls
• Complimentary onsite printing – up to 15 copies per day
• Waived package handling fees – up to two parcels per day

What is The Beach Rambler?

Experience The Beach Rambler located on The Strand; a 1941 fully restored George T. Hall airstream providing a one-stop shop for beach essentials. Enjoy a curated selection of retail, sundries and locally-sourced snacks along with beach chairs, umbrellas and day bed rentals to make for the perfect beach day.