Top 10 Hotels in San Marcos

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Days Inn San Marcos
Days Inn San Marcos

517 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos 92069

2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (1,027 reviews)

Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of California Center For The Arts, Legoland California, and …

$51
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort
Lakehouse Hotel and Resort

1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos 92078

4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,260 reviews)

The 250-acre Lakehouse Hotel and Resort is a 20-minute drive from both Legoland and Carlsbad Premium Outlets. SeaWorld, San …

$118
Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos
Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos

1245 Los Vallecitos Blvd, San Marcos 92069

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (274 reviews)

Located in the heart of San Marcos, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of California Center For The Arts, Ferrara Winery, and …

$129
Hampton Inn San Marcos
Hampton Inn San Marcos

123 E Carmel St, San Marcos 92078

2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (324 reviews)

Located in the heart of San Marcos, this hotel is 5.3 mi (8.5 km) from California Center For The Arts and within 12 mi (20 …

$159
La Quinta Inn San Diego Vista
La Quinta Inn San Diego Vista

630 Sycamore Ave, Vista 92083

2.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (776 reviews)

Situated in Vista, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Legoland California, and Flower Fields of …

$75
Best Western Escondido Hotel
Best Western Escondido Hotel

1700 Seven Oakes Rd, Escondido 92026

2.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (274 reviews)

Situated in Escondido, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from California Center For The Arts and within 12 mi (20 km) of San …

$100
Super 8 Wild Animal Park
Super 8 Wild Animal Park

528 W Washington Ave, Escondido 92025

2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (915 reviews)

Easily accessed from I-15, this Escondido, CA motel is 5.5 miles from the San Diego Wild Animal Park and 20 miles east of …

$69
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Diego-Escondido
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites San Diego-Escondido

1250 W Valley Pkwy, Escondido 92029

2.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (517 reviews)

Situated in Escondido, this motel is 1.3 mi (2 km) from California Center For The Arts and within 9 mi (15 km) of San Diego …

$110
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad
Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad

2645 South Melrose Drive, Vista 92081

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (1,490 reviews)

Hyatt Place San Diego/Vista-Carlsbad places guests a 20-minute drive from Carlsbad State Beach, and 15 minutes from Carlsbad …

$128
Comfort Inn Escondido I-15
Comfort Inn Escondido I-15

1290 W Valley Pkwy, Escondido 92029

2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (687 reviews)

Situated in the business district, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from California Center For The Arts and within 9 mi (15 km) …

$84

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San Marcos Hotel Guide

If you are heading to San Diego and are after a quality place to stay in San Marcos, you are presented with a myriad of possibilities with Expedia. Expedia's extensive database currently offers 18 hotel options within a 6-mile from the center of San Marcos, Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego North San Marcos and Hampton Inn San Marcos are ideal.

The Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa is situated 11 miles from the middle of San Marcos. Or, alternatively, the Fairmont Grand Del Mar is 15 miles away. Some other hotel and apartment options worth looking into include the Lodge at Torrey Pines and the L'Auberge Del Mar - Destination Hotels & Resorts.

The larger Southern California area is definitely well worth visiting also. Check out Southern California's art galleries and also photograph its beaches, mountains and rolling hills. Common things to do in this part of United States of America include snowboarding, skiing and rock climbing.

Looking for more to do? Consider spending a day or two visiting California Center For The Arts, San Diego Archaeological Center and Ferrara Winery, in Escondido, 7 miles to the west of San Marcos. Some of our recommended Escondido hotels include the Quality Inn & Suites Escondido and Rodeway Inn Escondido. Or stay in Carlsbad, 7 miles to the east of San Marcos, where you can choose from the Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego and Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club. Should you choose to stay in Carlsbad, be sure to explore the Carlsbad Premium Outlets, Flower Fields of Carlsbad and Sealife Aquarium.

20 miles from San Marcos is La Jolla, a regional center with a population of 43,000 and the home of attractions like the La Jolla Cove, Birch Aquarium and Windansea Beach. The Mount Soledad and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego are also well worth checking out. La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club and Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove are a selection of the hotel options in La Jolla.

McClellan-Palomar Airport is 6 miles from San Marcos. Travelers who wish to stay nearby, you can book a night at the Four Seasons Residence Club Aviara, North San Diego or Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Spa & Golf Club.