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Reviewed on 16 Mar. 2020
Families will find kid-friendly activities in San Marcos, and visitors give high marks for the lakeside setting and top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this relaxing city can discover its breweries, sporting events, and university setting. Top sights around the area include Legoland California, Carlsbad Premium Outlets, and San Diego Zoo Safari Park.
University life is a highlight in the city and campuses to tour include California State University San Marcos and Palomar College. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Twin Oaks Golf Club and Double Peak Park.
As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 9 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in San Marcos. Below are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
Top places to visit outside the city include Legoland California, located 8.7 mi (13.9 from the city center, and Carlsbad Premium Outlets, which is 9.3 mi (15 away.