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Customer Reviews - San Marcos

We at Life Storage want to maintain the best self storage facilities in San Marcos, and in every city where we do business. That's why we routinely ask our customers about their experience with us and challenge ourselves to make it better. You can read what customers think about us here on our website - over the past four years, we've had over 100,000 customers respond to our surveys and tell us what they think. We publish their reviews here, and we're proud of the result!

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Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars MARC ALVAREZ at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"They were awesome McKenzie totally help me out in a pinch Carlos was there too"

October 06, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Deb Stevens at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Mackensey (the manager) is AWESOME! Great to work with and SO helpful and patient…👍👍"

September 30, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Brandon Babineau at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey was so really helpful and made our experience renting here absolutely pleasurable. She was professional yet personable and very efficient. Would definitely recommend!"

September 24, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars She Hulk at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey was very kind, thorough & accommodating!"

September 24, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Darius Samu at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey is amazing! I wish it could give her 25 stars!!!! She needs a raise LifeStorage!!!!"

September 21, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars L Po at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey was awesome! Super sweet and made it nice and easy"

September 21, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Emilio Teran at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey was the store manager who helped me pick out my unit. Very respectful and very helpful in my situation. She was Very efficient with pricing and very informative w/ the transaction . Highly recommend"

September 16, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Annamae Lagdaan at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Chris and Mackenzie are amazing! They have been helpful for the whole process. Life Storage was great. Thank you, Life Storage, Chris, and Mackenzie!"

September 07, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars David Hoime at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Mackenzie helped me successfully transfer my lease to a colleague ."

August 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Mike O. at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Excellent staff!! Very welcoming and helpful. They were able to meet all my needs!"

August 18, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars WhereisYoshiii-_- at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"The most helpful in every way. They will even go above and beyond and help you in any way possible! Highly recommend."

August 15, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars D Robin at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey was more than helpful and made the entire process extremely easy! As a first time user of a storage unit I would be more than happy to refer someone to her!"

August 08, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Desiree Rodriguez at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Very nice place manager handles everything right as people bring up there’s a problem. Had a storage here and I had no problems at all."

July 28, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Bruce Braithwaite at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Makensey Carey she manager at Life Storage in San Marcos CA. she have great customer service qualities. .Customer service is a number one job in any company the personality of a company and the reason customers come back and i refer other customers because she very Attentive and personality and followup with the customers.It shows how Life Storage treat their employees . This is carry on to the employees treating their customers excellent job done. This make your company stands out from your competitors. Yes I have no complaints"

July 26, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Peter Hodges at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Mckensie and Chris are a great team! They are always willing to help solve any problems I have. Service that is rare to find these days! Thank You!"

July 22, 2022
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars Travis Campbell at Life Storage, San Marcos, California (#1120)

"Life storage is an excellent place with very good prices and the staff and management are very kind and helpful. I'd definitely recommend them. 👍"

July 22, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

What size storage unit do I need in San Marcos, ?

The size will depend on how much stuff you need to store. To avoid renting too small or too large a storage unit, we recommend reading a Storage Unit Size Guide or using an interactive Storage Unit Size Estimator Tool to determine exactly how much space you'll need. Our most popular sizes in San Marcos, CA are the 5x5, 5x10, and 10x10.

How big is a 5x5 storage unit?

A 5x5 self storage unit is 25 square feet or 200 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 5 feet wide by 5 feet long and most have an 8 foot ceiling height. A 5x5 storage unit is the size of an average closet and it should fit a dresser, a small mattress set, and several medium moving boxes. Here's our 5x5 storage unit video to learn more. In San Marcos, our prices start at $62 for a 5x5 unit.

How big is a 5x10 storage unit?

A 5x10 self storage unit is 50 square feet or 400 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 5 feet wide by 10 feet long and typically has an 8 foot ceiling. For comparison, a 5x10 storage unit is about the size of an average walk-in closet. It fits 1 to 2 large pieces of furniture and about 10 to 15 moving boxes. Feel free to watch our 5x10 storage unit video to learn more. In San Marcos, our prices start at $99 for a 5x10 unit.

How big is a 10x10 storage unit?

A 10x10 self storage unit is 100 square feet or 800 cubic feet of storage space. It measures 10 feet wide by 10 feet long and usually has an 8 foot ceiling. A 10x10 storage unit is about the size of an average bedroom or half of a standard one-car garage. It should fit all the contents of a family room or a two-bedroom 750 sq. ft. apartment. To learn more, here is our 10x10 storage unit video. In San Marcos, our prices start at $191 for a 10x10 unit.

What is the advantage of self storage with drive-up access?

If you need to frequently move items in and out of your storage space, drive-up access is the most convenient space for you. You can drive your vehicle next to the space and load or unload. 1 of our stores offer drive-up accessible storage units near San Marcos .

How much do self storage units cost in San Marcos?

The average cost of a 1 month self storage unit rental in San Marcos is $201.00 with prices starting at $62.00 . The prices can vary from store to store so be sure to check nearby locations in the San Marcos area. Storage unit sizes range from 25 sq. ft. to 250 sq. ft., and come in a variety of climate and accessibility types. Look for a great move-in offer! Our spaces often have a special discount for new customers. Spaces with a special offer will be marked with the discount you'll receive.

Self Storage Pricing in San Marcos, California

Climate Controlled Storage Unit Size Average Price Lowest Price
5x5 $62.00 $62.00
5x10 $104.00 $99.00
10x10 $196.00 $191.00
10x15 $254.00 $254.00
10x20 $341.67 $318.00

Lowest storage unit pricing data is updated every 15 minutes. Average price per size represents the storage units currently available for rent at the stores in San Marcos, CA.