Lakehouse Hotel & Resort - San Marcos

ex. Lake San Marcos Resort

1025 La Bonita Dr., San Marcos, United States, 92078  show map
 4 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

Massage

Jacuzzi

Overview

The 4-star Lakehouse Hotel & Resort boasts close proximity to Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park, Legoland California and San Diego Zoo Safari Park just 9.7 km away. The hotel opened its doors in 1963 and was remodeled in 2004.

The city center is 5 km away from the hotel.

Set next to a zoo, restaurants and an aquarium, this hotel also offers a golf course, a library and a tennis court on site.

The hotel enjoys a great location within 10 minutes' drive from Mc Clellan-Palomar airport.

Rooms

This deluxe property features heating, flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a wardrobe and a writing desk in all guestrooms. Some hotel rooms come with a breathtaking view over the patio. All bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests will enjoy American dishes served at the 24-hour restaurant. Refreshing drinks are offered in the poolside bar.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Hotel services include 24-hour room service, laundry and 24-hour reception maintained by multilingual staff.

Relax

Cribs and board games are available for guests with children. Lakehouse Hotel & Resort offers sports activities including horse riding, lawn tennis and hiking.

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:   142.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Drugstore/Pharmacy
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

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

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Bank service
  • 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/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Casino
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • 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
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • 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
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from 1500 

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. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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

1025 La Bonita Dr., San Marcos, United States, 92078

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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)
    1100 ft
  • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 1500 
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    142

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 2 Queen-size beds or Double beds
    Size: 360 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Lakeside Lounge King

    Room facilities
      Pool Side Loft Suite
      Bed type: Double bed
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Poolside Loft Suite

      Room facilities
        Pool Side Suite
        Bed type: Double bed
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Poolside Suite

        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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          Featuring a flat-screen HD satellite TV, this 1st floor suite includes a furnished balcony and a tiled step-in shower.

          Room facilities
            Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Deluxe Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Deluxe Double RoomLakehouse Hotel & Resort Deluxe Double Room
            Deluxe Double Room
            Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or Double beds
            Size: 305 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            King Resort Deluxe

            Room facilities
              Cottage Room
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              • Air conditioning
              • Private bathroom
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                Cottage
                Bed type: Double bed
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                Cottage (Shore)

                How to reach hotel

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

                1025 La Bonita Dr., 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)
                  1100 ft
                • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
                  2200 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from 1500 
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  142

                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

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

                Restaurants nearby

                • Gordon's on the Green - 1100 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 - 2900 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 
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  142
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                Lakehouse Hotel & Resort Reviews

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

                Average guest rating

                6.4out of 10
                Good
                Based on 13 reviews

                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 Dr., 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)
                  1100 ft
                • Sushi Station (cuisine: Japanese)
                  2200 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from 1500 
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  142