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Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos

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1245 Los Vallecitos Boulevard, San Marcos, CA 92069
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, Great Rooms, Great hosts!! Pampered me as much as mamma would at home!!! Viri and brittany the best hosts that have attended me!!! The cleaning service was fantastic and the breakfast is all you want as much as you want 😊 a good warm place to stay 😃

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear JUAN B, Wow! Thank you for your many kind words. I am so please to read about your experience at the Marriott Residence Inn San Marcos, and thrilled about the hospitality you received. I will definitely share your comments to the team as I know they will be proud of their efforts. Thanks again JUAN B for allowing us... More 

Fresno, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in late (12am) and were greeted with a smile. Room was exactly what we needed. It was in a good location for us too. After our stay we received an email from Corey who we checked out with thanking us for our stay. Maybe it's an automated system, but it's a good/smart system to have.

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear JOHN H, Thank you for choosing the Marriott Residence Inn San Marcos for your recent travel needs. It seems as though your stay with us was brief! Hopefully you will visit us in the near future so t you can enjoy the multiple amenities we offer! A competitive game of pool in our Billiard Room, enjoy an ice cold... More 

San Diego, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super friendly/cheerful and helpful staff. We had the pleasure of staying 5 months. It felt like home, everyone remembered our name and as we did have a dog she was also very welcomed. Very, very clean and a good variety at breakfast as well. Eager to please and be helpful in any and all ways. We needed help to set... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear PMRKP, Thank you so much for allowing us to be your second home! We will miss seeing your friendly faces and hope that you will visit us when you are back in the San Marcos/San Diego area. Our oversized suites allow for our guests to spread out and relax comfortably, even when traveling with family pets! I am glad... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is the best hotel in San Marcos. Rooms are sparkly clean, service is good! The only thing I don't like is how fake nice some of the employees are, the "I hate you but I have to be nice to you" type of attitude. I can tell when being is genuine or if its faked. Other than that,... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Taylor19942014, Thank you for your recent stay. I am happy to read that you enjoyed your visit to our hotel and took a liking to our large suites and several amenities. We hope that you will visit us again! Warm Regards, Liberty Barajas General Manager More 

Redding, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

loved the two bedroom two bathroom suite with couch bed great for family. nice kitchen the furniture was a little worn but it felt homey and i was not worried about younger kids messing up fancy furniture by climbing on chairs or couch, pool was nice but not heated hot tub was dirty the first day but was cleaned by... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear cali445, Thank you for staying at the Marriott Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos! Our Two Bedroom Suites offer generous living space, several amenities for everyone to relax comfortably, and the luxury of hotel accommodations! Out hotel features a variety of complimentary hot breakfast buffet items, delectable hor dourves, local craft beers and wine selections during our Inn the... More 

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46 reviews 46 reviews
38 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a pet friendly hotel which allows dogs in every room. We were on the 4th floor and the rooms around us all had dogs in them snd both mornings we were awakened at 6:00 a.m. to barking dogs. Not how we wanted to start our days. I realize that hotel management can't be responsible for dogs barking in... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear TerreWheeks, Thank you so much for allowing our team to serve you as our guest. I appreciate you bringing this matter to my attention and will use it as a training tool for future instances. Please feel free to contact me personally if you are traveling back to San Marcos as I would like to make it up to... More 

Santa Monica, CA
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119 reviews 119 reviews
31 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

loved this hotel! stayed at several Residence Inns in the past but this one was really nice. I couldn't get in to the one in Carlsbad so we could be near Legoland but it is only 8 miles away and it was close to everything. We had a 2 bedroom suite and it was perfect for 5 people. The room... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear keeks2020, Thank you for allowing the Marriott Residence Inn San Marcos to host your travel needs during your visit to San Diego. Our hotel is conveniently located minutes from attractions such as LEGOLAND, Carlsbad beach, retail shops and several restaurants. I am glad that you and your family enjoyed our hot breakfast buffet which provides several breakfast options. Our... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We try to stay in Residence Inns when we travel with our kids and most are very nice. This one in particular had such lovely staff. Everyone was incredibly nice and friendly and helpful. Our only complaint was housekeeping, we could be gone all morning and come back to find our room still not made up. We would call the... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Deborah525, Thank you allowing us to hose your travel needs during your visit to San Diego. I greatly appreciate your kind words regarding the hotel team, I will make sure to pass your message on to them. I truly apologize for the inconvenience you experienced during your stay and will use this instance as an opportunity to be better... More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We had a great time visiting San Diego. Staying at the Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos was a great choice. We used the mobile check in and the room was ready for us upon arrival. Breakfast was included each morning as well as social/happy hour in the evenings Monday thru Wednesday. We wanted to say a special thank you... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Terrance C, Thank you for choosing the Marriott Residence Inn San Marcos! I am pleased to know that you found our mobile check in process to be a convenient part of your reservation. It truly makes things much easier! Whether he is whipping up breakfast specialties for our hot breakfast buffet, or offering light food pairings with local craft... More 

Osage Beach, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised how clean and big my room was. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. I needed to find an urgicare for my son and they helped with directions. They genuinely cared. Breakfast was hot and delish. Full refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, and coffee pot in room. Separate bathroom, sitting area, and kitchen. My son (11) said it... More 

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Liberty B, General Manager at Residence Inn San Diego North/San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear D W, Thank you for allowing the Marriott Residence Inn San Marcos to service you as our guest. It was definitely our pleasure to assist you and your son with information to local medical facilities. I hope that everything went well with that concern. I am delighted that you and your family enjoyed your visit to our hotel, and... More 

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