10726 Woodside Avenue, Santee, CA 92071-3143
Phone: 619/449-2626   |   Fax: 619/449-0819   |   47 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Stay at this mission-style Santee hotel in California offering a host of convenient amenities while traveling in the San Diego area.

The BEST WESTERN Santee Lodge is conveniently located with easy access to the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and Sea World.

Each newly renovated room features free high-speed Internet access, cable satellite television with HBO® and Disney® Channel, refrigerator and microwave. This mission-style hotel offers an outdoor heated swimming pool, spa and spacious sun deck. Additional guest amenities include a complimentary continental breakfast, access to meeting facilities and free parking.

Hotel guests will be minutes from the trolley station that provides transportation to the historic Gaslamp Quarter with many shopping and restaurant options. Guests will appreciate nearby beaches, golf courses and casinos.

A friendly staff is ready to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay. Make an online reservation today and save at this San Diego area hotel in Santee, California! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items. Located in breakfast room.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Meeting facilities
  • Fax services nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Exterior corridor
  • Free wireless high-speed access in all rooms


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western santee lodge in Santee.


Conveniently located, the best western santee lodge in Santee, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 32.838915  /  Latitude: -116.966335


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Interstate 8. Take 67 North to Prospect, turn right at Magnolia, right on Woodside, left into parking lot.

From: Interstate 5. Travel to 52 East exit at Mission Gorge Road. Turn left for 2.4 miles, Mission Gorge turns into Woodside at Magnolia, go thru light and go left into parking lot.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 5 mile(s) from Mission Trails
  • 5 mile(s) from Santee Lakes and Recreation Area
  • 5 mile(s) from Lakeside Rodeo
  • 7 mile(s) from Grossmont Hospital
  • 10 mile(s) from 3 golf courses
  • 12 mile(s) from Viejas Casino
  • 12 mile(s) from Barona Casino
  • 12 mile(s) from Outlet Shopping
  • 13 mile(s) from Old Town
  • 15 mile(s) from San Diego Zoo
  • 15 mile(s) from Sea World
  • 15 mile(s) from Balboa Park
  • 15 mile(s) from San Diego Convention Center
  • 25 mile(s) from beaches
  • 25 mile(s) from Legoland
  • 30 mile(s) from Wild Animal Park
  • 2 mile(s) from Parkway Plaza
  • 6 mile(s) from Mesa Plaza
  • 6 mile(s) from Rancho San Diego Village
  • 8 mile(s) from Pacific View Shopping Center

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Carlsbad Golf
  • 1 mile(s) from Fletcher Hills Golf Range
  • 1 mile(s) from Cajon Golf Center
  • 3 mile(s) from San Diego Equine Sports Center

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Three restaurants
  • Adjacent to Lounge


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the local area events happening in or near Santee. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2015

October 24 - February 28, 2016
2016 San Diego Sockers

Check out the 14-time Indoor Soccer Champions this season, as they play 10 home games at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego. Game times vary by day.

December 2015

December 5, 2015
2015 Holiday Tree & Winter Wonderland Festival

A holiday event featuring cookie decorating, handcrafted gifts, carolers, themed entertainers, food and drink, an appearance from Santa Claus, and plenty of dazzling lights, all at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido. Event begins at 3 p.m.

December 1-31, 2015
2015 LEGOLAND Holiday Snow Days & Winter Nights

Take the young ones to LEGOLAND in San Diego for a day of real snow activities, LEGO holiday village, a LEGO holiday tree, food trucks, and much more. Festivities begin at 10 a.m.

December 2015

December 6, 2015
2015 SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off

A fun-filled festival held in downtown San Diego, featuring roughly 40 local restaurants competing for San Diego's best chili. Other festivities include a craft beer and wine garden, vendors, live music, and more, all starting at 11 a.m.

January 2016

January 16, 2016
2016 Kids Marathon Mile at LEGOLAND

Head over to the iconic theme park in Carlsbad and enjoy a one-mile fun run and post-run party. The races begin at 8 a.m.

February 2016

February 13, 2016
2016 San Diego On Tap

Sample over 100 craft beers at the Town and Country Convention Center in San Diego during this sudsy celebration. There will also be plenty of live entertainment on hand. The fun begins at 1 p.m.

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