Come to Oceanside and enjoy its beaches, oceanfront, and sunsets.

Explore the seaside area of Oceanside—amazing beaches, surfing, and popular sights from Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base to Oceanside Harbor.

Known for

Beaches, Sea and Ports

Top Hotels in Oceanside

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Best Western Plus Oceanside Palms
3 out of 5
909 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
$90
per night
Oct 13 - Oct 14
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,782 reviews)

"I did like the commute to all facilities and the breakfast was the best ."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Best Western Plus Oceanside Palms
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Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside
2 out of 5
1440 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA
$64
per night
Sep 22 - Sep 23
3.7/5Good! (1,898 reviews)

"Grace at front desk was amazing! Clean rooms, safe and good location."…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2019

Ramada by Wyndham Oceanside
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Best Western Oceanside Inn
2.5 out of 5
1680 Oceanside Blvd, Oceanside, CA
$76
per night
Sep 26 - Sep 27
3.8/5Good! (1,684 reviews)

"The staff was really nice and friendly. The free breakfast was nice as well. However, I didn’t like all of the noise. It was a lot of construction going on."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Best Western Oceanside Inn

Popular things to do in Oceanside

Legoland California
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Legoland California

The world of LEGO® comes to life at this playground for the imagination. 

Top activities in Oceanside

Oceanside Whale and Dolphin Watching Adventures
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Oceanside Whale and Dolphin Watching Adventures

$39

We are OCEANSIDE ADVENTURES. A luxury Whale Watching company located in front of the historic Lighthouse in Oceanside Harbor. Come out with us for an AWE inspiring adventure of Dolphin and Whale Watching in Oceanside.

Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 40 Attractions in 1 Pass
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Go San Diego All-Inclusive: Over 40 Attractions in 1 Pass

$96

Visit the critters at San Diego Zoo, take the family to USS Midway Museum or LEGOLAND®, or sail out on a whale-watching cruise. The Go San Diego Card lets you plan your own itinerary and pack in as many attractions as you can each day, while saving on admission.

Private Surfing Lesson
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Private Surfing Lesson

$95

Get to know the waters from a prime site of your choice among the beaches of San Diego. This private lesson offers some great insights to help you read ocean conditions, learn about the waves, and brush up on your surfing etiquette as you strike out to tackle big breaks and rolling swells.

Beginning Skydive – 2 Flights
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Beginning Skydive – 2 Flights

$80

Experience all the plummeting, free fall, and soaring sensations of skydiving without ever getting on a plane. This indoor skydiving experience puts you in a vertical wind tunnel, so you can float weightlessly in space for an unforgettable adrenaline rush in totally safe surroundings.

LEGOLAND® California Resort
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LEGOLAND® California Resort

$100

AWESOME AWAITS at LEGOLAND® California Resort, where families can have a hands-on, interactive experiences to make memories that last a lifetime! The Resort features more than 60 rides, shows and attractions! Join the crew on the new LEGO® CITY: Deep Sea Adventure submarine ride where you will discover real sea creatures and LEGO treasures.

Historical Walking Tours of Carlsbad Village
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Historical Walking Tours of Carlsbad Village

$29

Join us in a 90 minute fun filled adventure to learn and “Stroll in the past and leap into the Future!” with Carlsbad and Encinitas. Your tour guide will explore and explain the history of these two iconic cities, yet also point out shopping, restaurants, and places to visit in the city.

Read travel guides and advice on visiting Oceanside

5 tips for a fun family weekend at LEGOLAND
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5 tips for a fun family weekend at LEGOLAND

Maximizing time at Southern California’s LEGO-lover’s dream park