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Top Rated San Marcos Hotels

Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$99
4.4/5 (96 reviews)

Great for a mini getaway. Comfortable beds. Our room was clean but wasn't as clean as previous stays at the resort.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2019
At Lakehouse Hotel and Resort, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. The ...
Days Inn by Wyndham San Marcos
Days Inn by Wyndham San Marcos
2.0 out of 5.0 517 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$55
3.1/5 (108 reviews)

I never like to waste money on a room for vacation. I don't expect much from a room that is $80 a night. However, I am surprised Wyndham would put their name on a property like this. The door either didn't fit the jam correctly or the weather striping needs to be replaced. This would probably also ...

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019
At Days Inn by Wyndham San Marcos, guests have access to an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a business center. Free parking is available if you ...
Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
3.0 out of 5.0 1245 Los Vallecitos Blvd, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$118
4.4/5 (15 reviews)

Worked out perfect for a short trip to California. Free breakfast is a great perk.

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2018
At Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. You can put free ...
Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos
Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos
2.5 out of 5.0 227 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$101
4.3/5 (10 reviews)

Very clean, very friendly service, decent breakfast buffet.

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2018
Guests staying at Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. There's free parking if you drive. ...
Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
2.5 out of 5.0 123 E Carmel St, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$111
4.2/5 (13 reviews)

Good service overall. Free coffee, hot chocolate or hot tea all day.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019
At Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking if you drive. The front desk ...
Sunshine Mountain Bed and Breakfast
Sunshine Mountain Bed and Breakfast
4.0 out of 5.0 2278 Sunshine Mountain Rd, San Marcos, CA
Free Cancellation
$175
4.0/5 (1 reviews)

Milton was an amazing host! He has a terrific property and was a gracious host.

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2019
At Sunshine Mountain Bed and Breakfast, guests enjoy a winery, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool. If you plan to drive, free parking is available. Front-desk ...
Relax in Private Resort on Hill Top
Relax in Private Resort on Hill Top
San Marcos, CA
$88
At this resort, guests have access to a sauna.
Ultra Modern 1 Bedroom Condo
Ultra Modern 1 Bedroom Condo
San Marcos, CA
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Situated in San Marcos, this condo building is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Palomar College and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from St. Mark Golf Club. California State University ...
RV With Bunkhouse & Outdoor Kitchen
RV With Bunkhouse & Outdoor Kitchen
San Marcos, CA
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This vacation home is a smoke-free vacation home.

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Finding a Hotel in San Marcos


So you're thinking about a trip to San Marcos? If you want a place to lay your head that's located close to San Marcos attractions, use Orbitz to pick your travel dates, and then presto! Look through the list of hotels and other accommodations to find those that are located near everything you want to see.


Whether you want an apartment or a cheap hotel, San Marcos offers 15 lodging options including:

  • 4 hotels
  • 3 condos

We make it easy to find a convenient flight to Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), which is 6.6 mi (10.7 km) from the city center. Find your ideal flight in a flash by using the filters on our site to narrow down your search.


Accommodations in San Marcos


To get lodging that has all the perks you want when you travel, use Orbitz to get your must-have amenities whether that's a pool, free parking, or a kitchen.

If you want a quick bite before heading out to discover the area, consider one of these San Marcos properties, known for their great free breakfast:

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos
  • Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
  • Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos

Go for a swim when you stay at one of these San Marcos properties, popular for their pools.

  • Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
  • Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
  • Golden Door

What's the Weather Like in San Marcos?


If you'd like to know whether to pack an umbrella or your shades for your San Marcos trip, the following weather info may be helpful. San Marcos is typically warmest in August and September, while it’s usually the chilliest in December and January. The rainiest months are February and January, while the driest months are normally October and April. Here's a rundown of rain and seasonal temperatures so you're completely prepared for all that Mother Nature can toss your way:


  • January to March: average temp during the day is 73°F and 42°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 85°F and 49°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 89°F and 59°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 83°F and 41°F at night
  • Annual average rainfall: 14.25 inches

Things to See and Do in San Marcos


Enjoy the natural setting of family-friendly San Marcos and experience the beaches and lake views. Take in these notable tourist attractions during your trip:

  • California State University San Marcos
  • Palomar College
  • Twin Oaks Golf Club
  • Double Peak Park
  • St. Mark Golf Club
  • Legoland California

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