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Rancho Santa Margarita California Accommodations

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The Rancho Santa Margarita center point is approximately 5 miles southeast of Saddleback Church and 5 miles southeast of Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park.

Rancho Santa Margarita Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Ayres Hotel & Spa Mission Viejo : 28951 Los Alisos Blvd.
+1-888-389-4121
28951 Los Alisos Blvd., Mission Viejo, CA 92692 +1-888-389-4121 ~4.38 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 90 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$109
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Ayres Suites Mission Viejo - Mission Viejo
+1-888-675-2083
28941 Los Alisos Blvd., Mission Viejo, CA 92692 +1-888-675-2083 ~4.43 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 8 suites in hotel
  • Almost all guests liked the proximity to shopping
  • Spacious rooms
From$80
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Courtyard by Marriott Foothill Ranch Irvine East/Lake Forest
+1-800-716-8490
27492 Portola Pkwy., Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 +1-800-716-8490 ~6.17 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • 6 suites in hotel
  • Affordable parking
  • The kids enjoy the heated pool
From$99
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Courtyard Foothill Ranch Irvine East / Lake Forest
+1-800-805-5223
Portola Pkwy. Foothill Ranch, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 +1-800-805-5223 ~6.18 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3 star property
From$80
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Fairfield by Marriott Mission Viejo
+1-888-965-1860
26328 Oso Pkwy., Mission Viejo, CA 92691 +1-888-965-1860 ~6.51 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Highway property
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
From$109
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Hampton Inn Irvine East - Lake Forest in Foothill Ranch
+1-888-788-5576
27102 Towne Centre Dr., Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 +1-888-788-5576 ~6.53 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$105
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Hilton Garden Inn Irvine East / Lake Forest : 27082 Towne Centre Dr.
+1-888-897-9207
27082 Towne Centre Dr., Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 +1-888-897-9207 ~6.56 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Rural property
  • 103 rooms in property
From$105
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The Hills Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
+1-888-311-4278
25205 La Paz Rd., Laguna Hills, CA 92653 +1-888-311-4278 ~6.58 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Fitness area can be optimized
  • No jacuzzi
From$79
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Extended Stay America Suites Orange County Lake Forest - Lake Forest
+1-888-469-4795
20251 Lake Forest Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-469-4795 ~6.58 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Cheap property
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Generally quite dirty
  • Floors were sticky and stained
From$59
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel : 20768 Lake Forest Dr.
+1-888-734-9421
20768 Lake Forest Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-734-9421 ~6.65 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 2:30pm
  • Average wifi quality
  • Crib was not ready
From$87
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Staybridge Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel
+1-888-841-5292
2 Orchard, Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-841-5292 ~7.13 miles northwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • The majority of guests said rooms were clean
  • World class service
From$129
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Hampton Inn & Suites
+1-888-455-5160
28682 Marguerite Pkwy., Mission Viejo, CA 92692 +1-888-455-5160 ~7.70 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • 101 rooms in hotel
From$112
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Americas Best Value Laguna Inn & Suites - San Juan Capistrano
+1-888-965-8297
28742 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 +1-888-965-8297 ~7.84 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 2 star hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$60
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Sonesta Simply Suites Irvine East Foothill
+1-888-906-6358
3 South Pointe Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-906-6358 ~8.11 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Hotel has 122 rooms
From$74
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Sonesta Simply Suites Orange County Irvine Lake Forest : 3 South Point Dr.
+1-888-749-6785
3 South Point Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-749-6785 ~8.16 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Economical Suburban property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$89
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Laguna Hills Lodge : 23932 Paseo De Valencia
+1-888-878-9982
23932 Paseo De Valencia, Laguna Hills, CA 92653 +1-888-878-9982 ~8.34 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3 star property
  • 121 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$80
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Best Western Plus Irvine Spectrum Hotel in Lake Forest
+1-888-389-4485
23192 Lake Center Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-389-4485 ~8.63 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Two star Convention Center hotel
  • Gym is available on property
  • Wifi quality could be improved
  • Best value for money
From$84
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Quality Inn & Suites Irvine Spectrum - Lake Forest
+1-888-389-4121
23702 Rockfield Blvd., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-389-4121 ~8.69 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Bathroom could be optimized
  • Service is ok
From$65
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Hilton Garden Inn Irvine Spectrum Lake Forest in Lake Forest
+1-888-675-2083
23131 Lake Center Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-888-675-2083 ~8.71 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms
From$80
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Homewood Suites Irvine Spectrum / Lake Forest
+1-800-716-8490
23021a Lake Center Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-800-716-8490 ~8.77 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 116 suites
From$80
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Hampton Inn Irvine Spectrum / Lake Forest
+1-800-805-5223
23021 Lake Center Dr., Lake Forest, CA 92630 +1-800-805-5223 ~8.77 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$80
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Sonesta Select Laguna Hills Irvine Spectrum in Laguna Hills
+1-888-965-1860
23175 Avenida De La Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653 +1-888-965-1860 ~8.83 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 8 suites
From$80
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Residence Inn by Marriott Irvine Spectrum
+1-888-788-5576
10 Morgan, Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-788-5576 ~8.87 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale property
  • 112 suites in property
From$349
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Laguna Hills Inn by Irvine Spectrum
+1-888-897-9207
23061 Avenida De La Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653 +1-888-897-9207 ~9.08 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Economical Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Check-in staff was wonderful
  • Vibe is not too good
From$76
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Best Western Capistrano Inn : 27174 Ortega Highway
+1-888-311-4278
27174 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 +1-888-311-4278 ~9.39 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Mid-scale Downtown hotel
  • Free breakfast
From$85
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Ayres Hotel Laguna Woods
+1-888-469-4795
24341 El Toro Rd., Laguna Woods, CA 92637 +1-888-469-4795 ~9.40 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Located near shopping areas with easy access to parking
  • top-notch fitness area, thought 97%
From$139
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Renaissance Clubsport Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach Hotel : 50 Enterprise
+1-888-734-9421
50 Enterprise, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 +1-888-734-9421 ~9.66 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 4-star hotel
  • 5 suites in hotel
From$160
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Aliso Viejo - Laguna Beach in Aliso Viejo
+1-888-841-5292
110 Vantis Dr., Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 +1-888-841-5292 ~9.68 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • 129 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$88
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Inn at the Mission San Juan Capistrano Autograph Collection - San Juan Capistrano
+1-888-455-5160
31692 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 +1-888-455-5160 ~9.97 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale property
  • 125 rooms in property
From$90
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Extended Stay America Suites Orange County Irvine Spectrum : 30 Technology Dr.
+1-888-965-8297
30 Technology Dr., Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-965-8297 ~10.35 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Cheap Downtown hotel
  • 149 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 1 out of 2 guests thought the laundry service was ok
  • Carpet was dirty
Marriott Irvine Spectrum
+1-888-906-6358
7955 Irvine Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-906-6358 ~10.83 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Three Star property
From$89
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Synergy Housing Orange County in Irvine
+1-888-749-6785
50 Prism, Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-749-6785 ~10.89 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star property
  • Check-in: 16:00
From$90
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Global Luxury Suites at The Village
+1-888-878-9982
25 Pacifica, Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-878-9982 ~10.90 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 4-star Downtown property
From$129
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Doubletree by Hilton Irvine Spectrum - Irvine
+1-888-389-4485
90 Pacifica, Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-389-4485 ~11.29 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 9 meeting rooms
From$80
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Residence Inn by Marriott Dana Point San Juan Capistrano : 33711 Camino Capistrano
+1-888-389-4121
33711 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 +1-888-389-4121 ~11.72 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3 star Beach property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$80
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La Quinta Inn Irvine Spectrum by Wyndham : 14972 Sand Canyon Ave.
+1-888-675-2083
14972 Sand Canyon Ave., Irvine, CA 92618 +1-888-675-2083 ~11.82 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Cheap Highway property
  • 147 rooms in property
  • Not very clean
  • For only 53%, the tv was ok
From$62
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Sonesta Simply Suites Orange County Spectrum Center in Irvine
+1-800-716-8490
16150 Sand Canyon Ave., Irvine, CA 92618 +1-800-716-8490 ~12.14 miles west of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • 1 out of 2 guests thought the minibar was ok
  • Breakfast can be improved
From$75
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Beachfront Inn and Suites at Dana Point
+1-800-805-5223
34734 Coast Highway, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624 +1-800-805-5223 ~12.26 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Cheap Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 33 rooms
  • Most guests thought the view was good
  • Spacious parking
From$99
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Doubletree Suites by Hilton Doheny Beach Dana Point
+1-888-965-1860
34402 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA 92629 +1-888-965-1860 ~12.44 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Oceanfront hotel
  • Hotel has 13 meeting rooms
From$129
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Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea - Dana Point
+1-888-788-5576
34744 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA 92624 +1-888-788-5576 ~12.47 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Three Star Beach hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
From$85
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Riviera Beach & Shores Resort : 34630 34642 Pacific Coast Highway
+1-888-897-9207
34630 34642 Pacific Coast Highway, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624 +1-888-897-9207 ~12.48 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Midscale Beach hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$116
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Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel - Dana Point
+1-888-311-4278
34280 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA 92629 +1-888-311-4278 ~12.56 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • Has environment-friendly policy See policy
From$129
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Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club : 1 Monarch Beach Resort
+1-888-469-4795
1 Monarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA 92629 +1-888-469-4795 ~12.61 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Luxurious 5-star Resort property
  • Hotel has 7 floors
From$295
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Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
+1-888-734-9421
25135 Park Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629 +1-888-734-9421 ~12.71 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • High end Beach hotel
  • 18 meeting rooms in hotel
From$175
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Holiday Inn Express San Clemente N – Beach Area, an IHG Hotel
+1-888-841-5292
35 Via Pico Plaza, San Clemente, CA 92672 +1-888-841-5292 ~12.82 miles south of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Economy Beach hotel
  • 3 suites in hotel
From$80
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The Ranch at Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach
+1-888-455-5160
31106 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 +1-888-455-5160 ~12.84 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • High-end Resort hotel
  • Hotel has 97 rooms
  • Breakfast can be improved
  • Good vibe
From$200
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Laguna Beach Lodge
+1-888-965-8297
30806 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 +1-888-965-8297 ~12.94 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Cheap Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
From$109
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Montage Laguna Beach
+1-888-906-6358
30801 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 +1-888-906-6358 ~13.01 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Luxurious 5-star Beach hotel
  • Check in: 4:00 PM
  • Value for money could be better
  • Great poolside service
From$295
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Dana Point Marina Inn
+1-888-749-6785
24800 Dana Point Harbor Dr., Dana Point, CA 92629 +1-888-749-6785 ~13.02 miles southwest of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Two-star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 3 meeting rooms
From$135
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Rodeway Inn San Clemente Beach - San Clemente
+1-888-878-9982
1301 North El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672 +1-888-878-9982 ~13.07 miles south of Rancho Santa Margarita
  • Low-priced Beach property
  • Check in: 11:00
From$60
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FAQs about hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita

What are the top reviewed hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club, Montage Laguna Beach and Ayres Hotel & Spa Mission Viejo are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the upper-end hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Waldorf Astoria Monarch Beach Resort & Club, Montage Laguna Beach and Renaissance Clubsport Aliso Viejo Laguna Beach Hotel are the top 3 luxury hotels near Rancho Santa Margarita city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Rancho Santa Margarita?

Ayres Hotel & Spa Mission Viejo, Ayres Suites Mission Viejo, and Courtyard by Marriott Foothill Ranch Irvine East are the properties closest to Rancho Santa Margarita city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita can be as cheap as $84.83 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita has been $100.28 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Rancho Santa Margarita has been $134.33 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Montage Laguna Beach, Ayres Hotel & Spa Mission Viejo and Ayres Suites Mission Viejo are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Courtyard by Marriott Foothill Ranch Irvine East, Fairfield by Marriott Mission Viejo and Residence Inn by Marriott Irvine Spectrum are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Rodeway Inn San Clemente Beach, Quality Inn & Suites Irvine Spectrum and The Hills Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Best Western Plus Irvine Spectrum Hotel, Best Western Plus Dana Point Inn-by-the-sea and Best Western Plus Marina Shores Hotel are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Rancho Santa Margarita?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel, Staybridge Suites Lake Forest, an IHG Hotel and Holiday Inn Express San Clemente N – Beach Area, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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