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    Marathon Motel

    W. Hwy 90, Marathon, TX 79842
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    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
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    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Hotel & Grounds (76)
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good36%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “big bend” (52 reviews)
    “rv park” (22 reviews)
    “ear plugs” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    8 Oct9 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    My husband and I take a lot of "weekend getaways" and had always wanted to spend a night in Marathon. With only a few choices of local accomodations, we decided to stay at the Marathon Motel. It was very reasonably priced at $95 a night...More

    Thank Tranquility56
    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    We weren't sure what we would find when we pulled into this RV park, but we were happily surprised. The park was cozy, the people were friendly (guests and staff), there was a beautiful courtyard, and in the back was a Sky Park, complete with...More

    Thank Scott M
    Reviewed 17 May 2017

    This small motel and campground is a great surprise. The small duplex motel rooms are clean and have a very comfortable porch. There is a fire pit and grill available to use and is a pleasant place to hang out during your stay.

    Thank lostballfarm
    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    I decided to stay in Marathon overnight before going into Big Bend the next day. I had driven from Kerrville, Texas, a distance of over 300 miles and was ready for a rest. This motel also has an RV park, with showers that were right...More

    Thank AuntieM64
    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    Great place to stay in Marathon. We stayed 2 nights and visited Big Bend NP on one of the days. The first night we were there, the sky was so full of stars, with no distracting city lights. I was able to get great pictures...More

    Thank nanj7
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    Room & Suite (21)
    Hotel & Grounds (76)
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    Questions & Answers
    28 April 2017|
    Response from AuntieM64 | Reviewed this property |
    I think they are, as I saw several people walking their dogs, but they may have been in the RV part. You may want to call the motel and ask them.
    26 January 2016|
    Response from Ted G | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed there in mid-September in a single room with a queen bed. I was billed $73.45 total, tax included. This place is a gem in west Texas. The rooms aren't large, but they are clean, the place is well-maintained, the... More
    7 April 2015|
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    Response from texasx1 | Reviewed this property |
    They are together.
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    "There were guests in the adjoining unit attached to ours but we never even heard them or any other noise why..."
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    "We did not stay in the motel but stayed in the RV Park which was great."
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    "Don't stay in Marathon unless you can sleep while wearing ear plugs"
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    "The trains are very disturbing at night"
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