Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos

ex. Lake San Marcos Resort

1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, United States, 92078  show map
 3 stars
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Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

Overview

The tranquil Lakehouse Hotel & Resort offers accommodation in a beach area of San Marcos. An example of international architecture, this hotel opened in 1963 and was fully restored in 2004.

Major San Marcos sights, such as Craftsmanship Museum, Broadway Theatre and Avo Playhouse are located nearby. 8km to Escondido.

This hotel is ideally based near a wildlife park and hills.

The venue is 5km away from the city center. Mc Clellan-Palomar airport is 10 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

All 140 air-conditioned guestrooms feature a closet, a private balcony, individual climate control, a patio and a wet bar. Most of the rooms offer a breathtaking view over the pool. They are fitted with marble bathrooms with a roll in shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at the magnificent on-site restaurant serving seasonal cuisine. The luxury poolside bar offers board games and an open fire.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Hotel services include 24-hour reception, wedding services and concierge service maintained by multilingual staff.

Relax

Guests can find an outdoor swimming pool, a tennis court and a golf course and make use of a spa center and a hot tub on the premises. Active guests will enjoy tennis, windsurfing and golf provided on-site.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   140.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Volleyball

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Lake view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from 1500 hours

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos San Marcos location
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Hotel Address:

1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, United States, 92078

Get directions
City Center
  • San Marcos
    2.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • SPRINTER Palomar College Station
    2.1 mi
  • SPRINTER San Marcos Civic Center Station
    3.0 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Gordon's on the Green (cuisine: American, Californian)
    1300 ft
  • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 1500 hours
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Rooms and availability

Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Premier Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Premier Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Premier Double Room
Premier Double Room
Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
Size: 420 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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This family room features a cable TV, seating area and dining area.

Room facilities
    Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Double Room
    Double Room
    Bed type: King Size bed or Double beds
    Size: 360 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Featuring a flat-screen HD satellite TV, this room includes a furnished balcony and tiled step-in shower.

    Room facilities
      Lakehouse Hotel & Resort First Floor Junior SuiteLakehouse Hotel & Resort First Floor Junior SuiteLakehouse Hotel & Resort First Floor Junior Suite
      First Floor Junior Suite
      Size: 500 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Featuring a flat-screen HD satellite TV, this 1st floor suite includes a furnished balcony and a tiled step-in shower.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos San Marcos location
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        Hotel Address:

        1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, United States, 92078

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Marcos
          2.8 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • SPRINTER Palomar College Station
          2.1 mi
        • SPRINTER San Marcos Civic Center Station
          3.0 mi
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Gordon's on the Green (cuisine: American, Californian)
          1300 ft
        • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
          2200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from 1500 hours
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          140

        Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 2.7 mi

        Museums

        • San Marcos Historical Society - 2.5 mi

        Universities, Institutes

        • Palomar Institute-Cosmetology - 1.4 mi
        • Palomar College - 2.0 mi

        Local Attractions

        • Craftsmanship Museum - 1.8 mi
          3190 Lionshead Avenue, Carlsbad
        • Stagecoach Park - 3.7 mi
          3450 Camino de los Coches, Carlsbad
        • Batiquitos Lagoon - 5.0 mi
          Batiquitos Dr, Carlsbad
        • Double Peak Park - 1.9 mi
          900 Double Peak Drive, San Marcos
        • Palomar Mountain State Park - 4.9 mi
          State Park Road, Escondido

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Gordon's on the Green - 1300 ft

          Address: 1750 san pablo dr.
          Phone: 760-744-9385

          74% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Californian

        • Panda Garden - 2800 ft

          Address: 748 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd
          Phone: 760-727-2322

          86% likes this, based on 27 reviews
          Cuisine: Chinese

        • Sushi Station - 2200 ft

          Address: 1915 W San Marcos Blvd
          Phone: 760-597-8911

          60% likes this, based on 5 reviews
          Cuisine: Japanese

        • Banh Mi - 3000 ft

          Address: 706 Rancho Santa Fe Rd
          Phone: (760) 599-0177

          63% likes this, based on 29 reviews
          Cuisine: Vietnamese

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from 1500 hours
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          140
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        Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Nice room, budget price, located close to family/friend's residencies.

          No refrigerator or microwave in room. Pool was not heated adequately. We were not informed of resort fees in advance. (The hotel charged $9.00 per day for Internet, parking, and breakfast.)

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Location and value.

          The decor in the room seemed old and unattractive, even though the space Could be very nice with a few updates.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          THe location and the lakeside view.

          Could be more updated. Paint on the mirrors.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          We loved the location. It looks like some remodling may need to be done on the hotel and the free continetal breakfast was also good. Overall we loved our stay and so did our kids. We will go back to Lake San Marcos.

        • Couple
          8.8

          We had a lakefront room that was truly amazing. Once the sun came up the lake animal life awoke inspiring memories of camping out in the wild. Breakfast was good and the hotel was empty. It appears to be supported by the homeowners association that surrounds the place which made it a great value.

        • Single
          7.0

          Lake San Marcos Resort was a quiet hotel situated on a lake.

          I didn't like that they left their hallway doors wide open at all times. There was no security restrictions to get in the building. They also advertised wi-fi but it was only available in the business office or lobby. There were times I couldn't get wi-fi access even in those areas.

        • Family with children
          5.8

          The location was suitable for our purposes and the price was also within our budget. The cleanliness of our room inside was terrific.

          As we walked around the resort we noticed a lot of rotting timber work and that gave the resort a shabby feel and the feeling that the owner is not prepared to put money into it.Our room was very old fashioned and very basic. A room renovation would be a great asset as the location especially with the river next to it is great. The verandah needed a really good sweep and clean and with some modern outdoor chairs and table that would be pleasant to sit outside.

        • Family with children
          5.8

          The pools were nice office staff understanding

          We were checked into a uncleaned room had to wait out side while they cleaned 430 pm about 80+ after traveling since 4am then they forgot to clean our room every day we were there got back from wedding 11pm needed showers walked in to dirty room no towles we were not happy at all. Arrived back at 5pm to a room not cleaned 2 of desk guys came to clean just was not a good experience. Stood out side again. Did receive 1nite com but I had to ask for some kind of compensation. There was no fruit for breakfast.

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Location and price

          Old decor and pool was cold and unkept. Very run down place but cheap. Nice hotel staff and maintenance people

        • Family with children
          3.8

          We were not satisfied with this resort.

          We were very dissapointed wirh our room. It was filthy! The bathroom was not clean upon arival and the refrigerator was full of mold!!! Yuck! To top it off they charged us a resort fee of $50.00 at checkout! Rediculous!!!!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          It was quiet and the view of the lake was very nice. The staff was very helpful.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We enjoyed our stay but found the television choices seriously lacking for entertainment such as movies like turner classic movies, etc. It was pretty poor. The toilet hidden behind the door was inconvenient.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos San Marcos location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, United States, 92078

        Get directions
        City Center
        • San Marcos
          2.8 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • SPRINTER Palomar College Station
          2.1 mi
        • SPRINTER San Marcos Civic Center Station
          3.0 mi
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Gordon's on the Green (cuisine: American, Californian)
          1300 ft
        • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
          2200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from 1500 hours
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          140