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Remarkable Value. Unbeatable Location
0.2 mi from California State University San Marcos
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5/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Great place to stay

"This place is very nice, good location, The the owner is very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Remarkable Value. Unbeatable Location
Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
2.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $113 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
4.4/5Excellent! (772 reviews)

"Excelente ubicación good service very clean the room comfortable excellence room"…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA
Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos
2.5 out of 5
0.8 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $87 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.7/5Exceptional! (749 reviews)

"Great room for great rates, nice staff and very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos
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Fully Reno'd Sleeps 6,family-friendly Home Close 2everything!beaches,golf,shops
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5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
just a nice get away

"I didn't have many plans other than hiking, biking and see all the local cities and beaches...we enjoyed the house as it was not complicated to stay there, the owner was very responsive to questions and we just relaxed at the end of our hikes and beach time. The house was clean and we loved the patio ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2020

Fully Reno'd Sleeps 6,family-friendly Home Close 2everything!beaches,golf,shops
The Vineyard Casita @ Cheval Winery
0.3 mi from California State University San Marcos
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Excellent and Unique Get -Away Location

"Located away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but still close enough to be a quick 10 minute drive to restaurants. The over all feel of the studio was that it was newly built and well taken care of. It was really clean, with modern stylings and all the amenities. The studio even came with ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2020

The Vineyard Casita @ Cheval Winery
Luxury 2-bedroom Suite in the Heart of San Marcos
1.2 mi from California State University San Marcos
The price is $122 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Nice and New

"Pros: Nice newer apartment that is conveniently located. Close, secure parking is an added bonus. Management was responsive to any questions or needs. The pool and common areas were not open due to COVID, but they looked really nice and were also very conviently located to the apartment. Con: There ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Luxury 2-bedroom Suite in the Heart of San Marcos
Days Inn by Wyndham San Marcos
2 out of 5
0.7 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $55 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3.4/5 (984 reviews)

"It is a quiet place. When the houskeepers see the sign "Please dont disturb"They have to respect that and avoid open the door."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham San Marcos
Relax in Private Resort on Hill Top
1.4 mi from California State University San Marcos
The price is $88 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
3/5 (8 reviews)
Terrible experience

"The booking was accepted by the owner, upon arrival to check in we were told they could not let us stay there because they had family coming to town and the website should not have allowed the booking. Terrible experience, the description is also very misleading, it is a shared space with the current ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Relax in Private Resort on Hill Top
Lake San Marcos Golf Course Home
0.6 mi from California State University San Marcos
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4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Winter retreat from snow

"We enjoyed our 8 weeks in San Marcos. The weather cooperated very nicely. We played golf, tennis, pickle ball, and went for walks in the neighborhood. The new washer and dryer were very nice. Parking in the garage attached by a private porch gave us security. Although the kitchen is dated, everything ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Lake San Marcos Golf Course Home
Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
3 out of 5
1.2 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $103 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
4.4/5Excellent! (654 reviews)

"Rooms were clean and roomy, great location restaurants, shopping, close to the coast"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
Quiet, Tranquil 15 Minutes From the Ocean and Lego Land Single Family House
0.8 mi from California State University San Marcos
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4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Disappointed.

"The property needs many repairs. Some appliances are not entirely operational. There is only one AC unit, which is portable and is only in one room. It was impossible to keep the house cool. The majority of the furniture is broken, the futon is even supported by bricks. One of the bedrooms and bathroom ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Quiet, Tranquil 15 Minutes From the Ocean and Lego Land Single Family House
Healthy Living Home Surrounded by Nature
1.8 mi from California State University San Marcos
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Healthy Living Home Surrounded by Nature
Large Pool Home on Two Acres With Views!
2.5 mi from California State University San Marcos
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4.3/5Excellent! (47 reviews)
Everything you need in one place!!!

"Our group of friends had an absolute blast at Kevins place. There are so many things to do we hardly left the house. There was plenty of room for everyone; two living rooms which made it nice for those that wanted to have conversation and those that would rather play pool/foosball. The outdoor area ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2020

Large Pool Home on Two Acres With Views!
Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
2.6 mi from California State University San Marcos
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4.9/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Perfect for Families

"This place was awesome! The kids had a great time in the pool, riding bikes, playing outside in the yard, and even inside with the provided toys. We had a lot of fun. Thanks Bob!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
2.6 mi from California State University San Marcos
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5/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Perfect Remote Getaway with Family and Friends

"Bob’s Horse Ranch home is exactly what we needed for our social distancing summer getaway. Bob was incredibly responsive on every little thing and a great host. My favorite part of the home was the massive terrace on the main floor. Huge table, couches, fire pits, grill, other seating areas. We loved ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
2.6 mi from California State University San Marcos
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5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Bob was great. Horseback riding was a hit. Beautiful setting.

"Easy to rent"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Rural-private Send Inquire to Bob for Special Pricing Dates
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $119 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (942 reviews)

"Such a beautiful place stay at with a beautiful view. Yes"…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
Just Listed! Great Home. Quick Access to San Diego Attractions
2 mi from California State University San Marcos
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5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Wonderful experience for family!

"we stayed the weekend for a family retreat and felt so at home. The property was very clean and comfortable for all of us!! Would love to go back!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Just Listed! Great Home. Quick Access to San Diego Attractions
Best Western Escondido Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1.4 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $83 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.2/5Very Good! (916 reviews)

"We like the location and the cleanliness of the property. Was disappointed with the bag breakfast but we understand."…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Best Western Escondido Hotel
Comfort Inn Escondido San Diego North County
2.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from California State University San Marcos
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The price is $71 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.2/5Very Good! (969 reviews)

"This charming motel is located right next door to several fast food outlets (In and Out, Burger King, etc...), a 7 Eleven, a Target store, and several chain restaurants, as well as an outdoor strip mall. Although this means you occasionally get some noise, the location can't be beat in terms of convenience. ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Comfort Inn Escondido San Diego North County
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California State University San Marcos Hotel Guide

Put aside an afternoon and pay a visit to California State University San Marcos.

It's located in San Marcos, around 450 miles from Sacramento, the state capital.

With 2 hotels nearby, you shouldn't have any issues finding one that suits your style. The Hampton Inn San Marcos and Days Inn San Marcos are all within a mere 2 miles of California State University San Marcos.

Those on a shoestring can choose from a couple of economical hotels that are in the general area. The Best Western Escondido Hotel and the Comfort Inn Escondido San Diego North County come highly recommended.

If you're looking for a high-end hotel with fabulous amenities and service, the Lakehouse Hotel and Resort, found just 3 miles away, is the ideal place to book your stay.

As you and your group roam the pathways that surround California State University San Marcos, check out Starbucks. Smell the satiating aroma of coffee and indulge in one or two delicious pastries. If you've really built up an appetite, Panda Express is also nearby and will stop your stomach from rumbling. If you're not ready to call it a night, find your way to Players Sports Grill.

Other Places to Visit near California State University San Marcos

Of course, there are also some other things going on in the vicinity of California State University San Marcos:

  • Double Peak Park is a considerable natural space where you can take part in some fun games and activities.
  • Test yourself and see if you can find the pin at St. Mark Golf Club.
  • Grab a drink at Twin Oaks Golf Club and meet some friendly locals after your game.
  • The friendly band of regulars at Lake San Marcos Executive Course love their course, and you and your playing partners will too.
  • Some say "the closer to the vine, the better the taste," and California Fruit Wine would have to agree. At this vineyard you can enjoy a few local wines.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around California State University San Marcos?
California State University San Marcos is located in a family-friendly area of San Marcos known for its lively breweries and array of dining options. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 6 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near California State University San Marcos?
Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego North/San Marcos is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from California State University San Marcos. Another good choice is Hampton Inn San Marcos, CA, located just 0.5 mi (0.9 km) away.
How many hotels should I expect to find close to California State University San Marcos?
Expedia has 6 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from California State University San Marcos.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near California State University San Marcos, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer near California State University San Marcos.
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