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The Shores at Lake Travis

1917 American Drive, Lago Vista, TX 78645
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Sunbury, Ohio
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though the facility is somewhat remote and outdated, we enjoyed almost 2 weeks just prior to Thanksgiving. The staff is very friendly and helpful, and the unit was very clean and comfortable. Kitchen provided limited pots and pans but enough we were able to cook several meals. Plenty of towels and linens available. Bathrooms very dated but clean. You... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

close to Austin (45 minutes) great for the kids to feed the deer.....older resort but still a nice place to stay.....friendly staff, laundry room close....stores about 15 minute ride. Nice views, short walk to Lake Travis.

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Denton, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

While the property is a little dated, they are in the slow process of updating it. Currently, new sheets and towels have shown, next are the bathroom re-models. While there, we saw TONS of deer. So COOL! In addition, delish restaurants near-ish by, rent a boat on property, swimming pool on site, Basketball and tenis. 2 bed, 2 bath (master... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I used our timeshare to come here during on off - peak weekend. The deer pictures are real! They are all over the property. I thought it was great to feed them and watch them come so close. The rooms are like condos! Two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a full kitchen. We really enjoyed cooking there. The... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We stayed here on a timeshare exchange only because we were visiting family very close by, given the poor reviews. The complex is about 45 minutes to an hour outside Austin so day trips to Austin and San Antonio (about two and a half hours away) are doable, as are trips to the LBJ ranch and other parts of the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Stuck in early 70s. Only one shower, and jacuzzi was not an option from its looks. Glass on every surface including bathroom. Apparently everything is inventoried ( ie dishes, silverware, etc ) and nothing extra is included. Seems that was the theme of these condos...repair only to the minimum needed (chipped sinks etc.) and don't update beyond fixing what has... More 

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Gallup, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

The general manager here needs to take a lesson in customer relations. After pounding on our door on our departure date and accusing us of having dogs in the room (we didn't), he repeatedly reminded us that checkout was at 11 am. We own (outright) a 2 unit RCI property in Las Vegas. This property doesn't even come close. It... More 

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Leander, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Just needed a place for the weekend so I didn't need much. Decided to stay here and I wish I had looked elsewhere. The place is rundown, outdated, and the beds are horrendous! On my last night I found a 8 in long centipede crawling across the floor! Nothing to do in Lago Vista if your wanting to check out... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I purchased a Living Social that was for 3 days, 2 nights before I read the reviews. I wasn't expecting much because of the recent reviews but the condo overall was very nice. The condo is older, but was pleasant enough. The AC worked great, the condo was clean. There were some items left in the drawers in the bedroom... More 

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Frisco, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Older resort that has seen better days. Staff fabulous...welcoming and will try to accommodate guests to the best of their ability. The actual rooms are very, very dated and need updating. The baths were the worst....and is why I rated this site so low. Master bath was old, old, dated and dirty from years of use....guest bath had been updated... More 

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Address: 1917 American Drive, Lago Vista, TX 78645
Location: United States > Texas > Lago Vista
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Number of rooms: 46
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