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University Hotel at Sam Houston State

1610 Bobby K. Marks Drive, P.O. Box 2388-SHSU, Huntsville, TX 77341
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shreveport, LA
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75 reviews 75 reviews
3 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Another stay at this hotel proved that our first visit was not a fluke. Staff was friendly and efficient, accommodations were quite good, and complimentary breakfast was a positive. Of course the hotel hasn't moved, so the great location is convenient to downtown Huntsville and the campus of Sam Houston State University. It will be my first choice on my... More 

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Shreveport, LA
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75 reviews 75 reviews
3 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Located on the campus of Sam Houston State University, the hotel is convenient to most areas of the campus, including the football stadium. It is near downtown Huntsville, the Sam Houston Museum, and restaurants. Our room was large enough, clean, and was furnished with a refrigerator and a microwave. Breakfast was included, and was not the muffins and fruit I... More 

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Richardson, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our son will be attending SHSU in the Fall and we needed a place to stay during new student orientation. The hotel is on campus so it is super convenient. Received a 10% discount because we were there for orientation. Really reasonable. The hotel is very clean,beds are really comfortable and the staff (SHSU students) friendly. I am confident that... More 

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Houston, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
9 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We went back last year for a family weekend on Labor Day and to take in a SHSU football game. The hotel is located right on the campus and was very close to the stadium so we walked. It consists of older dorm rooms that have been updated with more modern bathrooms. They provide a free breakfast buffet and also... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Took my daughter apt hunting and stayed here for 40 bucks less then Holiday Inn. Check in easy and all there ready to help as they are local students. Room was clean and beds were very comfy. So much didn't wake up early enough for the free breakfast. 9:30 folks or miss it. Do not hesitate to stay.

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Houston, TX
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

The University Hotel, on the campus of Sam Houston State University, offers the most convenient accommodations for your visit to the campus. The on-campus location puts most campus destinations within walking distance. Reserved parking, and being located across from the football stadium, is a bonus on crowded football game weekends. For the past four years, we have enjoyed staying at... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I read other reviews, and some are correct....it isn't the Hilton, but it isn't a bad place to stay. I was there for a week for a work related school. Upon arrival, check in was smooth and quick. I was in my room within 5 minutes. The room was clean when I arrived, and was kept clean daily by the... More 

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San Antonio
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

As the other reviewers have said, location is the main drawpoint of this hotel. Right on the campus, across the street from the football field. I was here on business, so it worked out great for me to be able to walk right out of the hotel onto the campus. Room was fine, pretty average. Beds were only OK -... More 

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

If you have reason to be on the campus of Sam Houston State University for a couple of days, the University Hotel is a convenient and reasonable place to stay. The hotel, which is part of the George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center, is with in walking distance to almost everything on campus. The rooms are large, clean, and have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

I first heard about the Hotel when I was visting my son for a football game. Kind of skeptical about it, I took a chance and realized I made a great decision. It's right on campus so I didn't have to travel far to reach my son. The student at the front desk was very friendly. My room was very... More 

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