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Featured Motels in Oceanside

Motel 6 Oceanside, CA
2 out of 5
3708 Plaza Dr, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $56 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in Lake, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tri-City Hospital District and Monarch HealthCare. The Shoppes at Carlsbad Mall and SoCal Sports Complex ...

3.3/5 (967 reviews)

"The night staff was amazing! We had a late check in and the gentleman behind the counter was awesome."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Motel 6 Oceanside, CA
Motel 6 Oceanside, CA – Marina
2 out of 5
901 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $66 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27

Located in Townsite, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of California Surf Museum and Oceanside Pier. Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor ...

3/5 (621 reviews)

"Its an older hotel needs some tlc but clean and quite. It was a good stay all in all"…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Motel 6 Oceanside, CA – Marina
Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside
2 out of 5
1501 Carmelo Dr, Oceanside, CA
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The price is $68 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3

Offering direct access to the beach, this Oceanside motel is within a 10-minute walk of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor. Oceanside Pier ...

3.9/5Good! (940 reviews)

"Liked that it was walking distance to the wharf. Even easier drive if you are challenged by the hill. Room was clean and staff friendly. get a room facing the street if you're bothered by the train."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside

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Oceanside Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1820 South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $60 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29

Located in South Oceanside, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Buccaneer Beach and Carlsbad State Beach. Oceanside Pier is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) away. Carlsbad Village ...

2.3/5 (98 reviews)

"It is really inexpensive. The location is close to San Diego enough and also close to the ocean. The walls are thin. My neighbor woke us all up at 5:30 am by watching cartoons."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Oceanside Inn and Suites
Coast Inn
2 out of 5
921 North Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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Located in Townsite, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of California Surf Museum and Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base. Oceanside Pier and Oceanside Harbor ...

2.6/5 (405 reviews)

"Good"…"

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2020

Coast Inn
Motel 9
2 out of 5
822 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
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Located in Townsite, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of California Surf Museum, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, and Oceanside Pier. Oceanside Harbor ...

3/5 (4 reviews)
Cheapest price we could find but not worth it.

"The staff was vary had to communicate with. The room was ok but the floors were pretty dirty. The AC was only on one side so it froze people in the first room while in the other room people were sweating. It wasn't the worst hotel I have ever been in but I would never get this hotel again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2016

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Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside

Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside

2 out of 5
1440 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA
The price is $79 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.9/5Good! (1,216 reviews)

"Didn’t realize it was a motel setting till I got there which I don’t like but it was overall good. The room was very nice and clean. Wish it had a pool"…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside
SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown

SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown

3.5 out of 5
110 North Myers Street, Oceanside, CA
The price is $135 per night from Nov 19 to Nov 20
4.1/5Very Good! (959 reviews)

"Need self parking for guest. Valet is too expensive"…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

SpringHill Suites by Marriott San Diego Oceanside/Downtown
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Oceanside

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Oceanside

2.5 out of 5
937 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
The price is $105 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.2/5Very Good! (966 reviews)

"I'm a return customer and I love the rates, staff and location. I felt very safe there and I will be using them on every visit to Oceanside/San Diego"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham San Diego Oceanside
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Oceanside Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are 6 inexpensive motels in Oceanside among the more than 625 hotels and other accommodations. These budget accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can make the most of what Oceanside has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, Oceanside Harbor, and Oceanside Pier.

Fun fact: Beginning in the early 1950s, colorful neon signs were used as beacons for tired families on road trips, and you can see these today along the historic U.S. Route 66. At many motels, you'll often find an outdoor pool and free parking.

Below are some of our customers' best-rated Oceanside motels available to book:

Motel 6 Oceanside

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Carlsbad State Beach.
  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Motel 6 Oceanside Marina

  • An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like cable TV.
  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor.

Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside

  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor.

Coast Inn

  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Pier.
  • Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.

Oceanside Inn and Suites

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Carlsbad State Beach and Oceanside Pier.
  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

What to Do in Oceanside

Those who've visited Oceanside speak highly of its waterfront and seaside. As you're sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do.

Here are some popular places:

  • Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base
  • Oceanside Harbor
  • Oceanside Pier

Enjoy nature with a stop at:

  • SoCal Sports Complex
  • Guajome County Park

You'll find these family-friendly sights in the area:

  • Legoland California
  • Sealife Aquarium
  • Grand Tradition Estate and Gardens

Oceanside is also popular for its:

  • Surfing
  • Flowers
  • Camping
  • Churches

Best Time to Visit Oceanside

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Oceanside by looking over the seasonal weather details below:
  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 66° F and nighttime temperatures average 40° F
  • April-June: 75° F is the daytime average and 47° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 77° F and nighttime averages are around 56° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 75° F during the day and 40° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 12.72 inches in a year

How to Get to Oceanside and Around the Area

Oceanside Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar) Airport 8.8 mi (14.1 km)
Murrieta, CA (RBK-French Valley) Airport 25.4 mi (40.9 km)
San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) Airport 31.9 mi (51.3 km)
Oceanside Transit Center Train Station 4.9 mi (7.8 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Oceanside?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can make the most of what Oceanside has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Oceanside Pier, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, and Oceanside Harbor.
What are motels like?
When you stay at a motel, you’re likely to find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. With a stay at a motel, you’ll often have access to your room directly from the parking lot. Motels made their debut in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the weary traveler taking a road trip along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Oceanside?
Motel 6 Oceanside, CA: Stay within a short 9-minute drive of Oceanside Harbor. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Motel 6 Oceanside, CA – Marina: An outdoor pool and free WiFi are available during your stay, along with room amenities like air conditioning. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor. Days Inn by Wyndham Oceanside: Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Stay within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor. Oceanside Inn and Suites: You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Oceanside Pier and Carlsbad State Beach. Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. Coast Inn: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base and Oceanside Harbor. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
What things can I to do in Oceanside?
As you’re exploring the area, check out the bustling port and enjoy the scenic seaside. Some popular places to visit include Oceanside Pier, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, and Oceanside Harbor. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: SoCal Sports Complex, Oceanside Beach, and Guajome County Park. You’ll find these family-friendly sights in the area: California Surf Museum, Legoland California, and Sealife Aquarium. During your trip, here are some other places to visit: Mission San Luis Rey Church, Ocean’s Eleven Casino, and Oceanside Harbor Beach.
What's the seasonal weather like in Oceanside?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Oceanside to help you plan yours. 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 are my options for getting around Oceanside when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Oceanside to help you navigate your stay: Fly into San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), which is located 36.3 mi (58.4 km) from the city center. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Carlsbad, CA (CLD-McClellan-Palomar), which is 8.8 mi (14.1 km) away. If you want to venture outside of the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Oceanside Transit Center. You can find out about water travel options at the local port.