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Kerrville, Texas
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I made a reservation to stay at Howard Johnson in San Marcos, Texas. The rate for one night was $172.50 due to it being a football weekend, a non refundable price. The hotel photos that I was able to see during booking showed a newly renovated location so although I was not pleased with the rate, I decided to bite...

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Puerto Vallarta
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Kemp, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Staff was very nice, the pictures on the website were taken years ago, because this is an older hotel that could use A lot of remodeling. It is also in a bad area of town.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

It was great time last Sunday. I enjoyed my holiday with my girlfriend San Marcos. I stayed Howard Johnson San Marcos and it was so comfortable and enjoyable. Stuffs were so good, pool was so nice and food so delicious. Overall It was memorable!

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 September 2016

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Nice big comfy king bed, quite, clean room and contential breakfast ok..Got a good night's sleep..Would stay again and I DON'T SAY THAT ONE TOO OFTEN..LOL.. I'm VERY PICKY...

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Texas
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Ed stayed 1 night which was good enough. Hotel and rooms, at least on 2 nd floor could use a good facelift. Walls were orange, room had a very small window so room was dark. The lighting is very low/dim. The A/C is very loud until it comes off automatically so sleep is interrupted often. The hotel seemed pretty full...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The room, bathroom and walls were filthy dirty. Not the maids fault, this is long term dirt, stains and mold. I would not shower there. Furniture and some appliances broken. TV, Coffee pot and blow dryer worked, however, each room gets one cup of reg and one cup of decaf for the day. There was one towel, I asked for...

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Seguin, Texas
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Being honest our room was hot! A/C took all night to cool room down but room was rather large. It is a small property so when it is fully booked the parking lot is crowded. Overall it was good. I am only reviewing based on my room and my experience.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You’ve come to the right place for exceptional service and a prime location off Interstate 35 at the gateway to Texas Hill Country when you stay at our Howard Johnson San Marcos hotel near Texas State University.Our friendly 24-hour front desk staff is just waiting to answer questions and tell you about our terrific amenities such as free Rise & Dine continental breakfast, free daily newspaper, free Wi-Fi Internet access, copy service and our guest laundry. Take a swim in our year-round outdoor pool, and cook up a tasty meal in our barbeque area. Non-smoking and handicapped-accessible rooms are available at our San Marcos, TX, hotel. For your convenience, we offer limited room service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson San Marcos

Address: 1601 N Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-6711 (Formerly Stratford Inn)
Region: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: €52 - €148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson San Marcos 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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San Marcos Howard Johnson
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“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles 847bonnieb, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Dirty, run down, don't reccomend.”
 of 5 bubbles marg8090, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't Book this hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles kathrynl17, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“If you like Roaches,Rusty Jacuzzi,Rusty bathtub and then this is the place for you!”
 of 5 bubbles darlenett, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The first floor near office is well lit but parking on returning for the evening was always crowded.”
 of 5 bubbles 874shannaa, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
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