The kind of care you want, whenever you need it.

Five-star care that comes from the heart.


There’s something special about our staff here. It’s evident in their every gesture and word. Ask around, and you’ll discover residents and staff have a special bond of trust, friendship, and respect. Carlsbad By The Sea is a place that supports the whole individual—body, mind, and soul. Everything we do works toward cultivating the best, every day. And if you should need a little extra, it’s here for you. We are a continuing care retirement community, with three distinct levels of care, suited to your needs.

Senior homes and amenities offer freedom of choice and flexibility

Independent Living


Your life, your way.

However you want to spend your time, you can do it here—and we help you do it, with independent living services that take the hassle out of daily life, so you can spend time enjoying the things you love. We take care of practical tasks, like transportation and housekeeping. And restaurant-style fine dining makes dinnertime a delicious, easy, and social affair. You’re looked-after here, with a full range of personalized services, and wellness and health counseling.

Assisted living services including in-home care by trained specialists

Truly Yours Assisted Living Services


When you need a little bit extra.

If you need a little help we’re here for you! Truly Yours assisted living and personal services is our customized program to meet your specific needs. Trusted staff will deliver the care and service you need in the privacy of your home at Carlsbad By The Sea based on a plan created just for you. Our goal is to keep you engaged in the vibrant community life at Carlsbad By The Sea!

We also feature 14 private assisted living residences overlooking the center courtyard—many with an ocean view. There’s fine dining as well as social, educational, spiritual, and recreational opportunities.

Skilled nursing and care center providing senior rehab and Medicare services

Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Care Center


A helping hand to get you back on your feet.

We’re proud of our 5-star Medicare rating, but we’re not surprised—we love what we do. Our intimate 33-bed Care Center offers both private and semi-private rooms—some with ocean views—for residents who require rehabilitative care or skilled nursing care from our expert staff. With a range of rehabilitative therapy programs, we’ve got just what you need whether it’s physical, occupational, and speech therapy, or specialized restorative nursing programs and wound care.

24-hour services

  • Access to on-site continuing levels of care
  • Emergency response system available in all accommodations
  • Electronic security surveillance throughout the community

Staff Stories

Support staff offering individual senior care

"I want the best for the residents and my community. I do whatever I can to make that..."


"I used to work in hotels but once I found senior living I knew it was for me. The residents we have the..."


"When I walk up to a resident with a big smile, it sets the tone for fun and..."


Skilled nurse giving testimonial of support care at CBTS community

"I have a special relationship with a resident named Ruth. When I see her we always talk about sports and I..."