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Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

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4.0 of 5
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1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078 (Formerly Quail's Inn Hotel)
Lakehouse Hotel & Resort
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in San Marcos
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here two nights for a wedding. It is a beautiful hotel located right on the lake. We ate breakfast one morning at the golf course which was delicious but a little bit of a walk away but they offer room service to the rooms. Also, everyone at the hotel was great. Check in was a breeze and was offered... More 

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Matt M, I am glad you had a perfect wedding weekend and already thinking of your next trip to the Lakehouse. Thank you for helping us spread the word by taking the time to write a review. More 

Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a perfect staycation! My sisters, mom and I stayed at this beautiful hotel for one evening. It was the perfect mix of boutique and comfort. The room was lakeside and had a perfect patio to sit out on, and the room was clean and comfortable. We rented a boat from the Marina for 2 hrs and brought cocktails and... More 

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

saguilar08, I'm glad to hear you had a fun and relaxing Mother's Day! Can't wait to welcome you back in the future. More 

Garden Grove, California, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed in this building before it was the Lakehouse, it was with much hesitation that we made reservations for this weekend...so much so that we actually drove down to check it out 2 weeks before our reservations were made. I could not believe that the website photos were true since the original motel was such a disaster BUT much... More 

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Diane D, Thank you for giving us a second try after the renovations and ownership change. We have put a lot of work into being a top tier resort and love seeing reviews like yours to know we are on the right track. Thank you for your repeat business and positive review. More 

los angeles, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was very nice, clean and everyone was very helpful and nice, would stay here again, and the location was close to the venue, which was very helpful. since we needed to go back and forth for wedding stuff

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Bridgett S, I'm glad we were able to host your group for such a big day in your daughters life! Thank you for your business and great review. More 

Seattle, Washington
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I could not be more impressed with this hotel. Everything about is wonderful: fresh, modern, comfortable rooms; exceptional staff; beautiful views; lots of activities on property; reasonably priced. Seriously, what more could you need? Highly recommend!

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

TexasTravelerAustin, Thank you for staying with us and the boasting review! Can't wait to have the friends and family you recommend to us, have the same experience you had. More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
43 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Stayed one night with young children. Received great rate through Hotwire. Great, quiet setting on a small lake. Everything (grounds, rooms, pool, office, parking, etc.) were all extremely clean and well taken care of. Room was spacious and very nicely decorated. Beds were very comfortable too. Kids loved playing in the pools and us adults just enjoyed taking it easy... More 

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Erin B, General Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

bscrowt, I'm glad you found us and got to enjoy the peaceful, yet fun, atmosphere we're know for. Can't wait to welcome you back in the future! More 

Pasadena, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here over Easter weekend as it was close to family and I heard it was nicely remodeled. We had a lake front room that was just perfect. The views are wonderful and the new remodel was very nicely done. This was a great weekend getaway hotel. We will definitely be back.

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EatDrinkSleepMgr, Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear AnnieP7, Thanks for your visit! I'm thrilled to hear you and your husband enjoyed our lake views and newly remodeled rooms. We hope to see you for your next weekend escape. Stacy More 

Crestline, California
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202 reviews 202 reviews
103 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Wanted to stay on Carlsbad Beach, then by the Flower Fields; all sold out. So this was, a random-for-no-reason-whatsoever choice: AND A VERY GOOD ONE! is very "secluded" and seems off the map. quite a few blocks from the I-5. and through a long-winding residential section. I thought I was lost; then came to a bridge and the resort-complex was... More 

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EatDrinkSleepMgr, Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Aerovergalineas: We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your first visit to Lakehouse Hotel & Resort. We strive to create an escape from everyday life. You're correct, all of the furnishing and bathroom fixtures are new. We underwent a major renovation about a year ago! Happy Travels, Stacy More 

Simi Valley, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

What a great view of the water we had being right on the lake. It was so relaxing. You can rent paddle boats, go to Sea World, eat good food at the golf course, all of which we did! It is quiet and clean, too. And everyone was so nice. Also, a major plus for us was they are small... More 

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EatDrinkSleepMgr, Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear 3Debbie3, Wow! Thanks so much for sharing your experience. I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed the water activities and dining. We hope to see you again soon. Stacy More 

San Jose, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The Lakehouse has a lot of potential, but lets little details get in the way of really hitting the mark. Pros: comfortable beds, full showers, beautiful pools, friendly staff, free wi-fi, free parking, mini fridge, fun water activities for kids Cons: noise, mosquitos, outside light, no safe The motel/hotel is right on the lake, which is beautiful, but it means... More 

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EatDrinkSleepMgr, Manager at Lakehouse Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear James T: Thanks so much for the review and the tips to make our guests' stays more enjoyable. We are always looking for ways to improve and offer the best experience. I hope you will consider us the next time you visit San Marcos. If so, please call us directly and we'll be happy to find you the perfect... More 

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