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BEST WESTERN San Marcos
Ranked #7 of 31 Hotels in San Marcos
Miami, Florida
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26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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“Nice Hotelier”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2013

Very nice people working there. The carpet lady at the evening shift was very attentive. This hotel is very convenient for business travelers. Very good comfortable rooms, the beds mold to your body for a good rest. Not expense at all. and it is right there on I-35 one of the busiest roads of Texas.

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  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Hendrish P
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 3 December 2013
Dear Hendrish P

Thank you very much for taking time to share your experience while staying with us. I will definitely pass on your compliment to my evening front desk. Our goal is to give our guests the most comfrotable and memorable stay when they are away from home. Hope you see you again when you visit San Marcos next time.

Sincerely
Mike Patel
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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Benicia, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2013

Hotel is ok. Pretty outdated, smells of smoke (even in nonsmoking rooms), but the staff is friendly, we felt safe in the area and the breakfast is a plus! My Fiance and I were in town for the US Grand Prix...considering the proximity to the track and the hotel rate I would say it is overall, a decent value. If you are picky...this is not the hotel for you! But if you can tolerate mediocre linens, a smokey smelling room, and a sink that drains slowly in exchange for an inexpensive rate during a peak timeframe then the Best Western San Marcos is a decent option.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Amanda C
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 25 November 2013
Dear Amanda C,

Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience, we strive to provide enjoyable and memorable stay for our guest. We hope to have you again in future.

Thank you once again!

Sincerely,

Mike Patel
General Manager
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Rowlett, Taiwan
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2013

We always stay here when we go to the Outlet malls every 6 months and its a very nice comfortable hotel. Always get the same room and friendly service. Its right off of the highway and convenient. Quiet but is always busy which is good.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Leslie H
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 17 November 2013
Dear Leslie,

First of all, thank you for coming back to our hotel time and again and also for taking time to share your experience about your stay at our hotel. Our goal is to give the best service and comfrotable stay to our guest and we are happy to know your experience. Hope to see you again in six months. Have a wonderful holidays !!

Sincerely,
Mike Patel
GM
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Eugene, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2013

We stayed at the San Marcos Best Western on I 35. It was convenient and well run. We were greeted by friendly staff, and the inn was very efficiently run. The breakfast array is pretty varied and seemed a good value. A computer was available in the lobby area and we found that useful. The inn is located on I 35 and thus pretty handy for getting to and from local sights.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Thank James D
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 4 November 2013
Dear James,

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to San Marcos. It is our priorty to make every guest's stay comfortable and enjoyable and we are happy to hear we succeeded in doing that.

Once again, if you plan to visit San Marcos, you are more than welcome to our hotel.

Sincerely,

Mike Patel
General Manager
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2013

We just had a great two day stay. Room was on second floor facing a pretty backyard view. We had no problem with the short stairway to the second floor. It was carpeted and quiet. Our room was comfortable, quiet and spotless clean. The front desk guy was great when we got in very late on Thursday night, the person there the next day was also very courteous and helpful, and the girl working when we checked out was very nice, too. Breakfast area was kept clean and tidy and actually exceeded what i would consider a "continental" breakfast. Would definitely stay at this Best Western again.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Denise I
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 4 November 2013
Dear Denise,

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are delighted to know about your wonderful stay and that is our priorty and our goal, that all our guest have such stay.

Hope to see you again!

Sincerely,

Mike Patel
General Manager
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mesquite, United States
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

I have read other reviews before I chose this hotel, HBO didn't work (guess I got the same room as that review), bathroom ok just a few hairs on the floor and bathtub. Parking lot was full on arrival asked was there more parking else where, clerk didn't answer for a good 5 minutes, and then said he no, he didn't know what to say that he was trying to figure out what to do with trailers that someone just unhooked and left in parking spots. I was on my own to find a spot. Lucky for me there was one. Others weren't and had to park in the drive thru areas because nothing was done about the trailers. Stay was okay but not for the amount I paid.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Joann D
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 15 October 2013
Dear Joann,

Thank you for taking time to write and share your experience about your stay with us. We are extremely sorry for not meeting your expectation and we will definitely take your feedback and improve on our services in future.

Once again thank you for staying with us and hope you will give us another chance to serve you better.

Sincerely,
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Sugar Land, United States
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2013

Very friendly staff - very close to shopping and tubing - would highly recommend for the price. The breakfast is adequate - could use some work. The pool is very small - but comfortable to relax after a long day of moving your college student into their first apartment. Very close to Texas Roadhouse - Enjoyed a very nice meal!!!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
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Thank Karen K
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Mike P, General Manager at BEST WESTERN San Marcos, responded to this review, 21 August 2013
Dear Karen K,

Thank you for sharing your experience about your stay with us. We are very pleased to make your stay comfortable and memorable - which is always our goal. Your feedback definitely helps us to improve and we really appreciate it.

Please do not hesistate to contact us directly if you need anything for your future visits.
Looking forward to seeing you!

Sincerely,

Mike Patel
General Manager
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN San Marcos

Property: BEST WESTERN San Marcos
Address: 917 I-H 35 North, San Marcos, TX 78666
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Region: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in San Marcos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN San Marcos 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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