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Top San Marcos 4 Star Hotels

Cape Rey Carlsbad Beach, a Hilton Resort & Spa
4.5 out of 5
1 Ponto Rd, Carlsbad, CA
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The price is $165 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"beautiful place great location very friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Cape Rey Carlsbad Beach, a Hilton Resort & Spa
Hotel La Jolla, Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
7955 La Jolla Shores Drive, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $149 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (977 reviews)

"Beautiful views and nice accommodations. Pool area was not well maintained which was disappointing. Balcony’s are really small."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Hotel La Jolla, Curio Collection by Hilton
Hilton San Diego Del Mar
4 out of 5
15575 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA
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The price is $152 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (950 reviews)

"Great place to chill and spend quality with or without family"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

Hilton San Diego Del Mar
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
4 out of 5
1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA
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The price is $179 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (954 reviews)

"Well appointed rooms spacious, clean comfortable beds, large shower, lovely balcony over looking the lake."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
San Diego Marriott La Jolla
4 out of 5
4240 La Jolla Village Dr, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $129 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"Everything was good with the room. Nice bar and food area downstairs. Rooms are nice and clean. My only problem was finding out I had to pay $32 a day, the day of check in. Its kind of expensive just to park but will be nice if we knew the prior to checking in. Other than that I love the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

San Diego Marriott La Jolla
San Diego Marriott Del Mar
4 out of 5
11966 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA
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The price is $118 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (925 reviews)

"Loved our 2nd time staying at the San Diego Marriott."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

San Diego Marriott Del Mar
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
4 out of 5
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $129 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (988 reviews)

"Great location with the view. They took care of the noisy neighbors across the building promptly. The building are positioned with a courtyard in the middle. So any sound travels and stays in the courtyard area. Neighbors were noisy at the balcony. The one drawback is that I would expect that a hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
La Valencia Hotel
4 out of 5
1132 Prospect St, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $277 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (989 reviews)

"My wife and I had our wedding at La Valencia on June 29, 2020. The staff was the most helpful and kind people I’ve ever dealt with. The hotel is beautiful and in a perfect location. La V stole our hearts. We’re already thinking of our next visit."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

La Valencia Hotel
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
9700 N Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA
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The price is $218 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Clean, beautiful grounds, and every member of the staff I spoke to was extremely friendly and seemed genuinely interested in making sure we were happy with our stay."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
Pala Casino Spa And Resort
4 out of 5
11154 Highway 76, Pala, CA
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The price is $90 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,385 reviews)

"Great prices the live music was so much fun and the food is amazing! Pool area made it even better we will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Pala Casino Spa And Resort

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The Lodge at Torrey Pines
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4.6/5Exceptional! (580 reviews)
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L'Auberge Del Mar
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4.3/5Excellent! (648 reviews)
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Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club
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4.7/5Exceptional! (862 reviews)
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The outset of any vacation starts with selecting a splendid location. San Marcos has been a popular option with tourists because of all its local amenities. However, "location, location, location" applies to more than just what city where your plane lands. When you want to make a holiday extra special, it's all about where you start each new day.

Properties as Scenic as the City

San Marcos saw its fair share of visitors last year. Expedia's review section provides tips and tricks that highlight how astounding these properties are. The hotels found here strive to make your stay as enjoyable as your nights spent out in San Marcos. You will never need to search for a delectable meal, an energizing swim, or to sustain your exercise routine during your vacation, thanks to all that these hotels offer. They work hard to make their grounds and facilities pleasing from the minute you step out of your car and with each step throughout the hotel. San Marcos has several terrific lodgings that make for the ideal vacation.

Rooms have been designed to keep your utmost comfort in mind, with amenities like ultra-comfortable bedding, in-room tea or coffee, and specially designed bathroom products. So, sit back and decompress. Moreover, if you find that you are need of anything more, you can be confident the staff will do their best to ensure you remain pleased during your time. These hotels are so lovely that you'll regret the day you have to return back home.

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Your holiday to San Marcos should be one that you'll recollect for years to come, and reserving a 4-star hotel will help make those memories fabulous. Make sure to make a reservation soon. With so few lodgings, and so many people desiring to stay in San Marcos, you may miss the chance to snag the perfect room.

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