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Nestled along rolling foothills in the relaxed coastal neighborhood of Carlsbad, just 40 minutes north of Downtown, Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego is the epitome of luxurious living.

This intimate San Diego luxury resort has a home-away-from-home atmosphere with accommodations to match. The Residences provide you with all the creature comforts you’re used to, upscale amenities and high-end services, including a pre-arrival Concierge who completely stocks your fully-equipped kitchen with your preferred food and beverages.

With unmatched customer service, miles of beautiful beaches, and some of the most renowned golf courses in North America, Four Seasons offers you the very best in leisure.

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  • Four Seasons service that exceeds our reader’s expectations
  • Large and lavish private residences
  • Sofa beds in Superior King rooms
  • Pre-arrival Concierge/kitchen stocking
  • Two pools each with their own separate children’s pool and whirlpool
  • Driftwood Spa
  • Kids Club 760
  • Farm-to-table cuisine at Seasons
  • Access to world-renowned golf courses including Aviara Golf Club
  • Surf Concierge
  • Weekly activity calendar
  • There are two neighborhoods within the property — Summits and Meadows
  • Each neighborhood has its own restaurant, pool, and fitness center, but guests have unlimited access to both
  • Extended stay packages can be customized
  • $25/night resort fee
  • Family-focused activities and services include tours, cooking experiences, and Family
  • Vacation Portraits by a professional photographer
  • Guests have access to an on-property resort shuttle and rental cars
  • The beach is about 10-15 minutes away by car, depending on which beach you choose

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Accommodations at Four Seasons

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego offers the very best in luxury accommodations with nearly 250 well-appointed guestrooms and a variety of one- and two-bedroom residences.

The ideal locale for families, groups of friends, business travelers, and romantic escapes, each accommodation exudes a coastal elegance with ocean and sand inspired décor. You’ll find luxurious features like plush pillow-top beds with comfortable down comforters, cozy sofa beds, and oversized furniture in each of their rooms and residences.

They also provide a kitchenette or fully equipped kitchen with microwave, coffee maker, tea kettle, and upgraded appliances. Grand bathrooms with designer toiletries, 40-inch flat-screen televisions, iPod docking stations, and washers and dryers are also included.

Each accommodation features fully-furnished private balconies with stunning views of the rolling foothills, Aviara Golf Course, or the Batiquitos Lagoon.

Superior King Guestroom

Four Seasons San Diego in the Aviara neighborhood of Carlsbad: Superior King rooms with sofa beds.

Located on the 1st, 2nd, or 3rd floors, Superior guestrooms embody the casual elegance of SoCal. Featuring 180-degree views of the Lagoon, golf course, or foothills, you can expect a small kitchenette, one sofa bed, a full-size bathroom, and a king bed. This is a reprieve for parents who usually book double queen rooms as they can sleep in the king bed with two kids on the sofa bed.

Rooms are located in either the Meadows or Summit neighborhoods and provide 425 square feet of space. They can accommodate two adults and two children, or three adults.

One-Bedroom Resort Residences (Top Pick)

Four Seasons San Diego one bedroom residence

Feel right at home in this spacious villa offering 1,245 square feet of space in either the Meadows or Summit villages. Located on the 1st, 2nd, or 3rd floors, they can accommodate three adults or two children and two adults.

They feature a master bedroom with a master en suite, a sleeper sofa, a powder room with a full-size shower, a fireplace, and a fully equipped kitchen, including a large double-door refrigerator. They also offer views of either the foothills, lagoon, or golf course.

One-Bedroom Premier Resort Residences

Slightly larger, the One-Bedroom Resort Residences provide 1,330 square feet of space and can accommodate four adults, or four adults and two children.

They are located in both Summit and Meadows villages but are only situated on the third floor. These bright and airy top floor residences each have a fully-equipped kitchen, one master bedroom with master en suite, a powder room with full-size shower, a pull-out sofa, two private balconies, and either a view of the lagoon, golf course, or gardens.

Two-Bedroom Resort Residences

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego two bedroom residence

The only two-bedroom option, this is the perfect accommodation for larger families and groups. With 1,670 square feet of space, they can accommodate up to four adults and two children.

Located in either neighborhood, Meadows or Summit, they are equipped with fully-furnished kitchens, an open living and dining area, two bedrooms with king beds and master bathrooms, two sofa beds, three bathrooms, and three balconies with a view of either the golf course, lagoon, or foothills.

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara Dining

Like everything at the Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego the dining is luxurious; it is also incredibly delicious.

With handcrafted seasonal menus created by some of the most renowned chefs in the world, your taste buds are sure to be pleased any time of day or night in any one of their amazing eateries.

From their elegant main dining room to their in-room dining and everything in between, the menus are creative, elegant, and extremely well-curated, utilizing only the finest and freshest local ingredients.

A proud supporter and partner to local San Diego farmers and producers, their well-known suppliers include NEWPORT Meats Co., Santa Monica Seafood, and Prager Brothers Bread.

Seasons Barista Bar

For a quick pick-me-up or a fast snack to tide you over until the next meal, stop in at Seasons Barista Bar. A warm and cozy coffee shop, they offer a selection of gourmet grab-and-go goodies, fresh-squeezed juices, teas, and specialty coffee and espresso drinks.

Everything is artfully prepared from the pastries to the lattes, plus signature sandwiches and hand-selected bottles of New World and California wines.

Seasons Restaurant

Seasons Restaurant at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

Seasons Restaurant has exposed beam ceilings, classic handcrafted wicker and wood furniture, and beautiful floor-to-ceiling windows. It is the epitome of California chic. Infused with natural light and a contemporary beach-town charm and décor, it’s the culinary epicenter of the Residence Club.

Featuring farm-to-table cuisine with a focus on local, seasonal ingredients, they serve up breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily in this fresh and relaxed environment.

You’ll find a variety of classic and diverse SoCal fare in everything from their Hash Brown Stack — poached eggs, hash browns, sausage, tomato, arugula, sour cream, and hollandaise to their Avocado Benedict and Lemon Ricotta French toast for breakfast.

Lunch brings you a unique selection of soups, salads, burgers, wraps, and seasonal signatures like Skuna Bay Salmon or Beal & Pork Bolognese.

Dinner offers an eclectic array of starters, soups, salads, and mains to be paired with a small menu of delectable sides. Pan seared swordfish or a 7-ounce prime petit filet coupled with maple bourbon carrots and whipped Yukon potatoes are just a couple examples of what’s in store for you here.

Dining at Seasons Summits Grill

When you’re ready for a break from splashing around the pool, Seasons Summits Grill provides al fresco dining around the Summits Pool.

Serving up delicious eats from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and craft cocktails from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., you can dine on selections like freshly made fish tacos, washing them down with specialty cocktails like their blackberry jalapeño margaritas. Their famous Sirloin Burger and California Cobb salad are popular lunch menu choices.

They also feature an incredible kids’ menu. Little Surfers has selections that include chicken tenders, grilled cheese, a cheeseburger, and an all-beef hot dog with sides like celery sticks, carrots, and fries.

Dining at Palmera Pool

Spend the day at the Palmera Pool without having to figure out what to do for lunch, thanks to their outdoor poolside menu. Created at the Summits Grill, you can choose from a small menu of tempting offerings from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, served waterside by professional and attentive staff members.

Providing a little something for everyone, the menu features a collection of shareable bites, salads, burgers, and wraps. Parmesan Truffle Fries and the Chef’s Whim Ceviche are just a couple of the delicious choices.

In-Villa Dining

Whether you’re interested in a quiet dinner for two, a family-style dinner, or an impromptu lunch meeting, in-room dining at Seasons has you covered from day to night. They provide a simple and delicious breakfast menu from 6 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. daily, an all-day dining menu running from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and a dinner menu from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

A fun children’s menu is also available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. You’ll find an impressive collection of breakfast favorites, starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastas, housemade signature dishes, and mouthwatering desserts like their famous chocolate chip cookie with vanilla bean milk — an ideal bedtime snack for your littles.

Culinary Experiences 

There are three dynamic culinary experiences offered at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara: Chef’s Table, At the Counter, and Craft & Crust.

Chef’s Table

Offering you the ultimate backstage pass, Chef’s Table is the most exclusive and chic dining experience providing an interactive peek at how the renowned chef’s at Seasons prepare their New American cuisine. You’ll sit front row at the most exciting and private table, smack dab in the middle of the kitchen as they create their gourmet ingredient-driven culinary masterpieces.

At the Counter

Kitchen Counter at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

Offering a similar experience, At the Counter also includes an up-close look at the culinary magic of legendary chefs who dazzle in the Seasons Kitchen Counter restaurant. You’ll dine kitchen-side as they prepare their culinary delights in this dynamic working kitchen. Prepare for an exciting five-course meal made from the freshest seasonal ingredients.

Craft & Crust

The most laid-back of the three culinary experiences, Craft & Crust is just what its name implies, a few hours spent alongside an exceptional pizza connoisseur who delights in teaching you how to create the perfect pizza. You’ll prepare and cook your own fresh-baked specialty pizza to be paired with the perfect, ice-cold pint of craft brew.

The Pools at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego is one of the city's best luxury hotels.

There are two gorgeous pools on the Four Seasons property. One is situated in the Meadows neighborhood, while the other is located in the Summits neighborhood. They are both heated at a comfortable 83 degrees Fahrenheit year-round and surrounded by plush chaise lounges.

Each also features a separate children’s pool and a heated whirlpool.

Palmera Pool 

Located just steps away from the Meadows Clubhouse, the Palmera Pool is a grand free-form outdoor pool that reaches 4.5 feet in depth and features underwater music the kids are sure to love. Adults will enjoy upscale amenities that include chilled towels, Evian spritzes, and poolside service of both food and refreshments.

You’ll even find private cabanas if you want to escape the action for a little private time. The hours of operation change depending on the time of year. There are summer season hours, and then there’s the rest of the year. Be sure to check with your concierge to find out the hours of pool availability, including hours for food and beverage service.

As a bonus, you can enjoy the gentle coastal breeze and listen to the soothing sounds of rustling palm trees with a poolside massage provided by the professionals at Driftwood Spa.

Summits Pool 

Nestled near the Summits Clubhouse, Summits Pool is a free-form pool offering the same great amenities as the Palmera Pool including Evian spritzes, complimentary bottled water, and chilled towels.

They also offer exceptional poolside service with food and beverage items prepared at Summits Grill and delivered straight to your lounger. The pool reaches a depth of five feet and is open daily from sunrise to sunset.

Both pools often offer guests surprise snacks and icy treats!

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego pools

Beach Life at Four Seasons Aviara

Four Seasons offers you the chance to hit the beach like a local with extraordinary amenities like their surf concierge, beach rentals, and beach town tour guide. Whether you’re a novice or an expert surfer, the resort’s “wave connoisseur” will have you out on the water in no time with everything you need for a successful surf session.

Four Seasons offers beach chairs, umbrellas, towels, and beach toys for a fun day out at the beach. Or, start your morning off right with Coffee and Tea by the Sea. The resort will chauffeur you to the nearest beach and set up a preselected light breakfast shaded by an umbrella, with reading material included.

For the ultimate beach experience for you and your family, check out one of their three exceptionally designed beach town tours — Historic Highway 101, Del Mar Drive, and Encinitas Beach Cruise & Outing. All tours are led by local guide, Bruce Wood. He’ll give you the inside scoop for the area of your choosing as he drives you around in a vintage, wood-paneled 1951 Ford Woodie Station Wagon.

Each tour includes its own list of landmarks and highlights where you’ll stop off and explore the neighborhoods and their most prominent sights as you delight in the sunshine and fresh coastal air.

Driftwood Spa at Four Seasons

Driftwood Spa at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

With a décor inspired by the ocean and gorgeous light-toned wood furnishings that reflect the sands of its beautiful beaches, Driftwood Spa is a beautifully designed space providing everything you need to relax and unwind.

There are three uniquely-designed spa treatment rooms, a well-designed nail salon, an ultramodern fitness room, and a yoga and Pilates studio. Services include massages, skin care therapies, body treatments, and nail care featuring Sparitual polish, a vegan, eco-conscious brand.

Driftwood Spa at Four Seasons also has a collection of Teen Treatments, a special menu for younger spa-goers.

Find your bliss, soothe your spirit, and calm your mind before or after any Driftwood Spa treatments in their serene Relaxation Lounge. Relax with a cup of Rishi Organic Tea and a nutritious, light snack as you read or enjoy a few minutes of quiet meditation before returning to your vacation.

Four Seasons Aviara Fitness Centers

There are two fitness centers at Four Seasons, one in Meadows providing 1,530 square feet of space and one in Summits offering 1,037 square feet of space. The latter is situated next to Driftwood Spa located, near the yoga pavilion, it is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. The fitness center in the Meadows neighborhood is open 24 hours a day.

Both centers overlook a sparkling pool and feature state-of-the-art cardio and weight training equipment with private televisions and personal headsets. A collection of treadmills, elliptical machines, recumbent bikes, stair climbers, weight machines, and free weights are available at both locations. They are also equipped with separate men’s and women’s locker rooms featuring steam rooms and showers.

Four Seasons also offers a wellness program featuring personal training for individuals, couples, and groups; circuit training; and daily group fitness classes including yoga, Pilates, and barre — a full-body workout inspired by ballet. Yoga-Lates, Nia Dance Fusion, and Golf Strength & Flexibility — a 60-minute class focused on strengthening your shoulders and core — are just a few of the additional classes they offer.

If you’re interested in personal training sessions, they provide a variety of workout packages, plus one-hour nutrition consultations. Additional fees apply for workout classes and all personal training sessions.

Four Seasons Yoga Pavilion

Yoga at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

Relax and unwind in this open-air sanctuary while experienced professionals guide your body through transformative yoga classes. Four Seasons offers a variety of yoga styles including Vinyasa — a breath-synchronized and movement yoga, Hatha Yoga — a holistic yogic path, and Restorative yoga — a gentle healing Hatha style that utilizes props.


A golfer’s oasis, Four Seasons is located in the heart of golf country with access to some of the best golf courses in Southern California including the onsite Aviara Golf Club, Gears Performance Center, and Aviara Golf Academy.

Aviara Golf Club at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

Children at Four Seasons

Children are valued guests at Four Seasons. Before your stay, they encourage you to contact them with the names and ages of your children so they can begin to create their personalized experience. This includes complimentary baby/child toiletries, child-size bathrobes, cribs, high chairs, childproofing equipment, and customized welcomes. 

The kids' club at Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego

Kids also have their own private Club 760, a completely tricked-out playroom highlighted by red furniture featuring fun bean bag chairs, and a variety of gaming consoles include Wii and Xbox.

Club 760 provides a wide variety of activities such as arts and crafts, board games, books, Ping-Pong, movies, video games, and swimming. It’s a non-staffed play area so kids age 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult unless staff supervised activities are taking place.

In the summer months, Club 760 also provides supervised outdoor play, so your little ones are sure to be exhausted by all the fun they’re having.

Babysitting services are also available with advanced notice and for an additional cost.

Friends and Family at Seasons Lounge

Unwind with friends in a warm and cozy atmosphere in Seasons Lounge. Equipped with a variety of plush seating and ample tables, this area is ideal for some friendly competition between loved ones with its billiards table and board games.

It’s also the ideal place for a moment of quiet relaxation with a warm and inviting fireplace, large plasma-screen television, and a quaint window seat — the perfect reading nook.

The Aviara Neighborhood

The quiet neighborhood surrounding Four Seasons Residence Club, Aviara is predominantly residential. However, many of the accommodations on the resort overlook Batiquitos Lagoon.

Those interested in exploring this ecological reserve can hop on one of the Four Seasons Golf Course trailheads that connect to the main trail and Nature Center. Trail guides that identify unique points of interest are available at the Nature Center or from a bird box at each trailhead.

The drive to the beach depends on which beach you choose. Moonlight Beach in Encinitas, just over 15 minutes away from the resort, is popular with guests for its excellent range of amenities including sand volleyball courts, a children’s playground, and seasonal live music. South Carlsbad State Beach is the closest at about 10 minutes by car.

Other nearby attractions include Carlsbad Village, a quaint seaside retail village of unique shops and restaurants; LEGOLAND California and SEA LIFE Aquarium theme and water parks; Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park; and the 37-acre San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego reservations

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego is one of the luxury hotels I can book for you with agent-exclusive amenities that will enhance and add value to your stay. Please send me your dates, and I’ll tell you what’s on offer.

Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego
7210 Blue Heron Place
Carlsbad, CA 92011

1 (760) 603-3700

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