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Best Oceanside Family Hotels

Saleaugust Dates Rooftop Deck, Amazing Views Super Large Beach Home
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (94 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, close to beach, bicycle rentals
Great Vacation

"Very nice house with great views of the ocean. Eight in our family and we had plenty of room."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Saleaugust Dates Rooftop Deck, Amazing Views Super Large Beach Home
Buena Vista Lagoon By The Beach
Great for families
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4.9/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, washer and dryer
Beautiful, clean, great property with the view!

"We had a wonderful stay at this place! It has everything we needed for comfortable living in these pandemic times: comfy beds in the spacious bedrooms, nice, clean and spacious bathrooms, well equipped kitchen with everything needed for cooking nice meals and huge patio with great views to have nice ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2020

Buena Vista Lagoon By The Beach
Aug 27-29 Aug 31-sept 5 Open, Huge House, Private Beach /sand Area,
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (93 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, on the beach, close to beach
Family getaway

"The house was perfect for my extended family of 10. Plenty of space. 2 kitchens. More beds than we needed! We would definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Aug 27-29 Aug 31-sept 5 Open, Huge House, Private Beach /sand Area,

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Holiday Inn Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
Great for families
3 out of 5
1401 Carmelo Drive, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $123 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.6/5Wonderful! (834 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Beautiful hotel close to Marina walking distance to restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Holiday Inn Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
Best Western Plus Oceanside Palms
Great for families
3 out of 5
909 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $107 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,199 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"Excellent , great place to stay. Clean and nice. Close to the beach"…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Best Western Plus Oceanside Palms
Comfort Suites Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
888 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $93 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.2/5Very Good! (976 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"i loved the staff and how close the beach was the rooms were perfect !!!!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Comfort Suites Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
110 North Myers Street, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $135 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.2/5Very Good! (950 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"I love the location everything such as the ocean, pier, restaurants, etc... but the only negative was the elevator, we had to wait several minutes during high traffic hours due to the pandemic and large amount of riders. Other than that great place coming back next summer."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown
Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
333 N Myers Street, Oceanside, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (900 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"Location, cleanliness. Did a great job after COVID19, just wished there was a more of a quick breakfast/lunch restaurant on premises other than the pizza and dinner restaurant."…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort
Best Western Oceanside Inn
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1680 Oceanside Blvd, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $98 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4/5Very Good! (972 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Close to the freeway, 5-10 min from the beach. Room/pool were very clean. Bed was super comfortable. There was room service menu but we did not get to try it. There was also a gym we didn't get to try. But happy to know those amenities were there! Friendly staff. Only problem: area is within train ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Best Western Oceanside Inn
Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside
Great for families
2 out of 5
1440 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $79 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.9/5Good! (1,214 reviews)
Families like: close to beach, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Clean rooms. .............good price,..................."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside
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Comfort Suites Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
2.5 out of 5
888 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $93 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
4.2/5Very Good! (976 reviews)

"i loved the staff and how close the beach was the rooms were perfect !!!!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Comfort Suites Oceanside Camp Pendleton Area
Courtyard San Diego Oceanside
3 out of 5
3501 Seagate Way, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $109 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.5/5Wonderful! (799 reviews)

"Staff is always friendly, helpful and professional. And they brought breakfast back... bonus!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Courtyard San Diego Oceanside
Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside
2 out of 5
1501 Carmelo Dr, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $76 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
3.9/5Good! (932 reviews)

"Close to the beach the harbor! for the money it was a great stay"…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside

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Harbor Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
1401 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $63 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
2.7/5 (744 reviews)

"The carpet felt a little dirty however everything else was great."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Harbor Inn & Suites
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Where Should We Stay in Oceanside?

The welcoming destination of Oceanside is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The beaches, camping sites, and surfing spots are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), which is the closest airport, or Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley), which is located 25.4 mi (40.9 km) from the city center. Oceanside has 65 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where you want to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort: Offers an outdoor pool, a kids' club, and 2 restaurants. Guests like the overall comfort at this 3.5-star hotel.

Rodeway Inn Oceanside - Offers an outdoor pool, free parking, and free WiFi. Guests like the overall comfort and helpful staff at this 2-star hotel.

Comfort Suites Oceanside Marina - Features an outdoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. This hotel is rated 2.5 stars.

When Should We Visit Oceanside?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Oceanside.

  • Hottest months: August, September, July, and October, with an average temperature of 77°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, November, and February, with an average temperature of 40°F
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.20 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.52 inches

What Should We See and Do in Oceanside?

While you are vacationing in Oceanside, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Mission San Luis Rey Church and California Surf Museum. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Legoland California and Carlsbad Premium Outlets.

Oceanside is also known for its:
  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Flowers
  • Camping

Getting Around Oceanside

To see more of the larger area, hop on a train at Oceanside Transit Center. Oceanside may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Oceanside like for family-friendly vacations?
The welcoming destination of Oceanside is a good choice if you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids. The beaches, camping sites, and surfing spots are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Arrange a flight into Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), which is the closest airport, or San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), which is located 36.3 mi (58.4 km) from the city center.
What's the best hotel for families in Oceanside?
Best Western Plus Oceanside Palms is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices for your kid-friendly vacation include SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown and Wyndham Oceanside Pier Resort.
How many hotels that welcome families can I expect to find in Oceanside?
Expedia has 53 hotels in Oceanside that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Oceanside?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 67°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 54°F. Average annual precipitation for Oceanside is 13 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Oceanside?
While you and your family are vacationing in Oceanside, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Oceanside Pier and Oceanside Harbor. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, Legoland California, and Del Mar Fairgrounds.
What's the best way for us to get around Oceanside?
If you want to explore the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Oceanside Transit Center. Oceanside might not have many public transit choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

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