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Vara Guest House

341 Gold St., PO Box 355, Garden City, TX 79739
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony D Los Lunas, New Mexico, United States
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Los Lunas, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We prefer B & Bs over the other choices and we were not disappointed with the Vara Guest House! Great place to stay. Very comfortable and made very welcome and felt like we were visiting family (ok, but without the drama! lol) This place has much to offer for being in a small town. It was a bit windy our... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much Tony & Beth for this Awesome review!! Having you two and your friends as our guests was a lot of fun. You guys/gals really added so much character and fun to the atmosphere that night. Having our other guest, Paul, cook up some of his infamous chili and share it with us all…was icing on the... More

Sweeny, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I Stayed at the Vara House for 7 weeks while working for an oil and gas company. Breakfast and hot coffee every morning and a very Pleasant atmosphere with clean rooms. The house was always in immaculate condition and a pleasure to return to after a hard day at work. The house was always quiet with the other tenants respecting... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Kasy for taking time out to write such a Wonderful review!! It was truly our pleasure to meet you and to be able to have you as our guest in "The Lounge". We realize that you have/had options to choose from and we're grateful that you chose us. We look forward to staying in touch if/when we ever... More

Nashville, Tennessee
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Garden City, TX is honestly a place that my wife and I never knew existed, but thank god our adoption journey led us there. As most of you reading this probably already know, the hotels in the surrounding areas are extremely unaffordable. After many hours of research online, my wife stumbled upon this quaint B&B that we reserved while we... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to host you two and Waylon. We must say…your stay with us will forever be implanted within our memory. Your story that you shared with us was truly inspiring and we're so happy to have witnessed the happy ending. Your newborn baby boy is so precious and is growing up so fast. (We've noticed thanks to... More

Baytown, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Vara Guest House is a quaint and unique experience. There's the main house with several guest suites to choose from, and a few small cabins to choose from as well. The grounds are nice with a stargazing area, a hot tub and deck and grilling areas as well. Alex Vara, the innkeeper, is super nice, he's helpful. informative and he... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

We truly appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to write a review about your recent stay with us. We're also very happy to hear that you were truly satisfied with the accommodations that we provide. Words cannot express how much each and every review written about us goes such a long way towards helping others that are... More

Houston, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

my stay was for month. i was working at Alon refinery in big springs tx. i was at first hesitant because the drive was roughly 30 minutes one way when their were plenty of hotels in big sprigs very close to the refinery. but after i heard how bad the whole town was price gouging the "out if towers" i... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Josh for taking time out of your busy schedule to write and tell others about your experience and stay with us. We knew going into business over three years ago that we'd be competing against conglomerates that are better suitably located but with location comes a hefty price tag along with it. Our draw, in our mind, was... More

Ludington, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

After driving over 2,300 miles from Maine, my boyfriend and I were so incredibly grateful to land at a place like Vara Guest House. The amenities are amazing, the beds rival the comfort I've experienced at a 5 star hotel, and the owners, Cindy and Alex, are the best kind of people. If you are looking for a place to... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

I'm Speechless!! We're totally blown away by your review. Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts so that others might get a sense of what they'd be getting into by considering booking with us either short or long term. Seeing as how we're truly a "mom and pop" sole proprietorship…and that any money spent with us typically gets put... More

San Angelo, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We stayed with the entire house and one or two of the outside rooms for our family for our wedding! The rooms are amazing and the views are spectacular. Each room has very comfortable beds and the bathrooms are very relaxing. The wedding part spent a lot of time at the pool table and sitting on the front porch and... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was truly our pleasure to be able to host you, your spouse and some of the wedding party participants etc. We're so glad that you enjoyed the rooms as well as the surroundings. We've always enjoyed being in this quiet community and it's nice to know that others appreciate the peacefulness... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

I came across Vara House when traveling for work. I was unable to find a decent and affordable hotel in Midland. Garden City was a 40-50 minute drive but well worth it! I prefer staying in B&B's when traveling anyway and am so happy with what I found at Vara House. The bed and linens were very comfortable and I... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

It's so nice to read reviews such as these. Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to relay your experience pertaining to your recent stay with us. We truly appreciate each and every guest knowing that the commute to us might be a bit of a drive...but one in which we feel will be worth the effort.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Being in such a small town, we did not expect much. We were very pleasantly surprised. We were attending my nephews graduation in Garden City and this is the only place there. Otherwise we would be staying in Big Spring or Midland. The house is very nice and well cared for. The rooms are a nice size and each inside... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

This guest house is by far the best lodging option for miles around. I'd say it's worth the drive if you're looking for a hotel in Midland/Odessa because it's like a home away from home. Alex was out of town but went out of his way to make sure I had everything needed. The house is lovely, very peaceful with... More

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do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review about your stay within the Parlor Room. If only we could have had the opportunity to actually meet you all...that would have been the icing on the cake. We're so happy that you enjoyed your stay at the B&B. We look forward to your next visit and toward meeting you both. Until then...Cheers to... More

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Address: 341 Gold St., PO Box 355, Garden City, TX 79739
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Location: United States > Texas > Garden City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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