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Lakehouse Hotel & Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078 (Formerly Quail's Inn Hotel)
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in San Marcos
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Long Beach, California
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210 reviews 210 reviews
52 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had stayed here 10 years ago and I must say, it is SO MUCH nicer now. The rooms have all been remodeled and the bathrooms are beautiful. We had a view of the lake, sat out on our deck and enjoyed the view with a cocktail in hand. We only stayed one night this time but we wished we... More 

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los angeles
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rooms facing the lake are worth the price difference. We stayed on first floor to have the roof of the second floor above the patio area, as it was raining. The view is very pretty, there are swans and ducks swimming and looking for bread. Breakfast is not included but it can be a la carte and delivered to... More 

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

pourpre, I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and didn't let the rain get in your way. We look forward to having you back when the weather is nice so you can enjoy everything Lake San Marcos has to offer. More 

New York City, New York
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177 reviews 177 reviews
40 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very nice decor, super clean and comfie. Balcony overlooking the lake, pool and hot tubs. Great gym- though it is very tricky to find-- 5 mins away at the club. Friendly service. Beverages and coffee in the morning. Really liked it and was crazy cheap during the week in December!

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

lexi1980, I'm so glad you found us and thank you for your business. I agree the fitness center can be a little difficult to find. We are working on signage so it should be more clear soon. More 

Laguna Beach, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not expect much in San Marcos but was pleasantly surprised by the Lakehouse. A really relaxing pool, and lake. Friendly staff, clean spacious rooms. We had a lower level pool suite which was really nice, tons of room, really worth the extra $30. I would have put 5 stars, but a couple small things to think about if... More 

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

Armen G, Thank you for the review and for selecting to stay at the Lakehouse. I apologize again for the in room dinning issue. We have recently restructured this department and have been continually improving the process. The more feedback we get the better service we can offer. We know that this service is very important and look forward t... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was beautiful! My boyfriend and I had a lakeside room for 2 nights in November, and we loved our stay. The room was clean, well decorated, and spacious. Our balcony had a great view of the lake. We used the pool and hot tub both nights, and they were very well maintained. After checking in, the front desk... More 

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

Scarfmonster, Thank you for your business and for taking the time to write a review. We can't wait to welcome you back either! More 

Ontario
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is in my opinion is a 5 Star run Hotel with a 3 Star price. Who ever is running the Hotel should be commended - everything has been superb. The rooms are immaculately cleaned everyday. The swimming pool areas are really appealing and the rooms are just fantastic. This has been the by far one of the best Hotel... More 

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

FunSunSmiles, I'm glad to see you had a wonderful time and noticed the hard work our staff puts in everyday to keep the property in pristine condition. Thank you for staying with and and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To start, my true score would really hover around 4.25. It is not a 5 Star hotel when comparing to the ultra luxury hotels. I gave this such a high rating because the Resort offers so much. 1) Affordable, I booked a room on a Saturday Night for $139. 2) It is refreshingly modern, and the rooms are very nice.... More 

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

Jon N, Thank you for the awesome review! I'm glad you got to see all that the hotel has to offer and more. You should come back this month (December). Even better deals and some fun activities like ornament decorating and complimentary cider with holiday cookies every Friday 5-7pm. More 

Avondale, AZ
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My family and I stayed at Lakehouse Hotel and Resort for two nights during a quick Legoland Trip. We absolutely loved our stay. First off, the atmosphere at this hotel is great. From the lobby to the pool area to the guest rooms, everything has a unique, modern style. The location feels remote, and the lake adjacent to the hotel... More 

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

the2grays, Thank you for the detailed and positive review. We can't wait till you're back in the area. Hopefully it will be a little warmer! More 

St. Paul
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Lakehouse had comfortable beds, great coffee, large modern rooms, free in room WiFi. Very satisfied. Golfed across the street at St. Marks, golfed in Vista, golfed in Rancho Bernardo. Then my wife arrived.

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

nutrosa, Thank you for the review and I'm glad you had a nice golfing vacation! Maybe next time you can also check out our executive course. It's a fun and beautiful 3 par course, great for the whole family. More 

Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

my wife and I had a wonderful time at this beautiful lakeside resort. we live very close as we are in nearby Vista, yet it seemed like we were a million miles away from home. quiet and relaxing, the resort was just what we needed for a private getaway. staff was extremely friendly, accommodating, and welcoming. Lorayne was especially helpful... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a review britt e and thank you for choosing our little hotel for your staycation. I like to think our staff creates a home away from home fell while still giving you the experience that is an escape from the everyday. Come back and see us soon neighbor. More 

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Address: 1025 La Bonita Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078 (Formerly Quail's Inn Hotel)
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Location: United States > California > San Marcos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lakehouse Hotel & Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 142
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