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Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here in the Hummingbird room for 1 night after our tour. It was wonderful. There was only one other room rented that night and they were upstairs. We had the place to ourselves for most of the day. Just outside the fence, animals are grazing everywhere. The inside of the lodge is very spacious and beautiful. Our room was...

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2Thank Ginger J
Fairview, Texas
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We had a wonderful experience staying in the safari "tents." They're air conditioned and have bathrooms with showers. Great atmosphere. Delicious dinner and breakfast in glass enclosed pavillion. Great views of animals from the tent area. Really good place to stay.

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2Thank Karen B
College Station, TX
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We booked two "tents" for two families, both with kids. The lodge staff did a great job providing us with nearby tents. It was cold outside but the rooms were perfect. This is our second time at the lodge and third time in Fossil Rim. We totally enjoyed our stay. The dinner and breakfast were both splendid. It was important...

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3Thank lambda_by_mu
Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 19 December 2014

We took a family trip with friends including a total of 8 adults and two children. We rented every room in the lodge which provided an exceptional a family experience. We had breakfast at the Pavilion both days which was included, and they prepared a special dinner which helped us celebrate a memorable birthday. Driving to and from the Pavilion...

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4Thank rickstryker
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 16 July 2014

If it weren't for the rattling, loud A/C in the room, this would be an easy five stars. There are spots that need fixing up, but the Peregrine Room is gorgeous and very quiet. Alas, each time the A/C kicked on, that quiet was spoiled. However, that was the only gripe. Our greeting was warm, the Lodge quiet, with great...

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3Thank dramady
Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Stayed here for one night. Wish we could have stayed a week. It was quiet, peaceful and spacious. The porch is perfect for sitting outside and eating a meal or snack and enjoying the scenery. We had a great time and will definitely go again.

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2Thank Sam C
texas
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Fossil rim was the home of a bachelor oil man back in the 70s. The Brady's would feel at home in this house! The common areas have not been updated so it is very period. Usually I hate this but since you are in a home, it actually was kind of fun. The lodge has 5 bedrooms of various sizes....

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4Thank mtdickson
Dallas
Reviewed 17 May 2014

My 10-year-old son and I did our annual mom/son getaway and stayed at the Lodge and then did the private safari tour in the morning. Lodge is very charming, nice room (we stayed in the one at the top with jacuzzi tub) with nice common areas. The best part about it is being so close to the animals (right outside...

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2Thank eatapper
Houston, Texas, United States
Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

We arrived after a long 4 1/2 hour drive from Houston. This place is deep in the country. We pulled in and there was a staff member who greeted us on the porch she introduced herself but was having a conversation on her cell she thought we were already guest and told us let her know if we need anything...

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4Thank psoord
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Went with the boyfriend and we stayed in the Addax tent. The "tents" were really nice and come with two twin beds and a bathroom. The mattresses are not the best but I was able to sleep and no bed is ever like your bed at home. The tents are located over looking a watering hole and we spent lots...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a relaxing escape at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s Lodge. Located in a peaceful corner of the park with incredible views, The Lodge welcomes guests to spacious rooms and includes a hot breakfast and a scenic wildlife drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lodge at Fossil Rim

Address: 3022 County Road 2010, Glen Rose, TX 76043
Region: United States > Texas > Glen Rose
Price Range: €95 - €309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Lodge At Fossil Rim Hotel Glen Rose
Hotel At Fossil Rim
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“The Peregrine Room on the third floor is the most private, but it has very steep stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles g0ldieb, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Each room is unique while providing a very comfortable experience.”
 of 5 bubbles rickstryker, 19 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If you are having a romantic stay, go for the peregrine room. Very spacious with the jacuzzi. Also stay mid week because I am not sure I would spend $325.00 for this room on the weekend.”
  • Walk-in tub in the Parrot room
 of 5 bubbles mtdickson, 15 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We chose the biggest room at the top of the lodge. Beautiful with huge bathroom and jacuzzi tub. Just note, the stairs are narrow and steep!”
 of 5 bubbles eatapper, 17 May 2014 | Read review
“All the tents are generally the same so any room would be fine.”
 of 5 bubbles lorenb145, 16 Apr 2014 | Read review
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