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Echo Hotel and Conference Center

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1903 South Closner Blvd., Edinburg, TX 78539
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Driscoll Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This is a very old hotel. Carpet was extremely stained. Restroom needed repairing. We asked for a non-smoking room but stench of cigarette very strong. We were given 2complimentary coupons for free drinks but couldn't use on account there was a party scheduled for outside guests only. We were given a room behind the hotel where it was pretty dark.... More 

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SCRMILES, General Manager at Echo Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you had an unpleasent stay. We have many rooms and suites and we try to maintain them at all times but it appears by your comments that your room was not up to our standards. We are listed as one of the top 50 Historcial Hotel's in Texas and have made many improvements over the... More 

Bellingham, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Everything's bigger in Texas and this motel was built in the height of mid century modern design where buildings were spread out low slung and spacious. This place is unpretentious and great for families. Rooms are large with exposed brick, beds comfortable, a/c quiet. There is a big courtyard with pool (mostly shallow for kids). Price is so reasonable, plus... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Eighteen miles north of the Mexican border, is the city of Edinburg, and the location of the “Echo Hotel.” Located across from the public library, the hotel is set back a good distance from the road avoiding any traffic noise. There’s a variety of room styles and prices to choose from which of course I chose the cheapest. From the... More 

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Forest Hills, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I felt like I stepped back in time. This charismatic hotel was built in the late 1950’s and has maintained its charm. Upon check in by Joe we immediately felt welcome. He offered us advice on things to see and do and recommended great birding spots. Many employees have worked here for years and their pride and loyalty to the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

The staff, the daily buffets, and the coupons given at check-in make this property an extended stay type of property. To fully enjoy the ammenties you must stay a few days to enjoy the food and the bar entertainment. It is across from the police station and one the main street to the courthouse but otherwise than that it is... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

We stayed 2 nights and were most pleasantly surprised. The staff is most courteous and helpful. The food was fantastic and the restaurant staff was most pleasant and professional. Real dishes and silver. High quality eggs and bacon. Details in the restaurant were memorable. Served from the correct side of the table, always spot on. The pool and other outdoor... More 

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san antonio, tx
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

I attended aa medium sized conference (200) held at this hotel. The room rate was less than $50 per night and the breakfast buffet was only $2.99 and was good. I could not connect to the free internet for very long but it was not that big of a deal. The conference facilities were excellent. The chicken fried steak in... More 

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Edinburg, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

this hotel is located in a great part of town. you cannot beat the prices! the room was really big...a bit dated, but nice and clean all the same. they offer a wide variety of free breakfast options. i also hear they have music and dancing for those interested on certain nights. i had a great experience during my stay... More 

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