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207 N. Highland Ave., Marfa, TX 79843
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The Hotel Paisano
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Laguna Beach, CA
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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was on a road trip and Marfa was one of my trip destinations - I wanted to see the Donald Judd foundation there. I did a search, found the Paisano Hotel, and checked it out. It has a sort of old school feeling as if it's been around for a long time. A very charming place, a good restaurant... More 

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Dickinson, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is really a unique experience. The movie Giant had 6 weeks in the Hotel with cast and crew! Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean and crew stayed and worked at the hotel, watching the daily cuts and eating and partying together. The suite where Elizabeth stayed was very nice and you could just imagine her resting after each day's... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Not that they'd be hard pressed to change anything, seeing as the alternative housing options in Marfa are limited. I realize they're trying to keep the historic theme, down to the endless playing of "Giant" in the gift shop (albeit with the commentary track when I peeked in), but the room décor could use a little upgrade, perhaps reflecting the... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We spent one night at the Paisano. Arrived a bit early on Sunday, well before check-in time. When we inquired about breakfast, we were directed around the corner to a tiny little spot called Marfa Squeeze, a Swiss cafe. The menu is limited, but the quality is indisputable. Because Marfa is pretty much closed on Sunday, we ended up driving... More 

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Woodside, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The gift shops take up at least 30% of the ground floor. But my serious complaint is that they don't offer breakfast or lunch. There is a coffee dispenser in the lobby, and that's it. Nor is there service for anything on the patio before 5. That wouldn't be so bad if it were not for the fact that the... More 

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Garland, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My wife and I drove to Marfa for the weekend and decided to stay at the Paisano due to the Giant connection. We loved our weekend at the hotel. We had a nice suite with access to a large balcony where we could sit and relax. Downstairs and outside was the beautiful courtyard where once you sat down you did... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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386 reviews 386 reviews
43 hotel reviews
539 helpful votes 539 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

While a bit small room and bath with little noise reduction there is a spirit of the old west here. Would recommend staying here. Wine on the patio was a good experience. Sitting in the lobby and people watching was cool. Plenty of on street parking.

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This hotel has so much historical charm and nostalgia. I loved our stay here. Our room was small , but the hotel is historical. Im willing to sacrifice size for charisma . There are some hip places to dine locally, also the hotel has beautiful restaurant as well. Pool was remarkable, plus knowing celebrities have stayed here and roamed the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The hotel is a quaint and old..and not a good place if you are looking for a quiet night's rest.. we were in one of the rooms that face the courtyard and shares a balcony with another very large room. We could hear people in the courtyard until around 11pm and then we were able to hear the people talking... More 

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Houston
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89 reviews 89 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I noticed that people are giving this hotel a bad time about it being old. That is it's charm. The bathrooms could use new tile but the old is fine and clean. We stayed in a mezzanine room with a patio. Very pleasant. The hotel patio is a very nice place to have a drink in the afternoon. We didn't... More 

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Additional Information about The Hotel Paisano

Address: 207 N. Highland Ave., Marfa, TX 79843
Location: United States > Texas > Marfa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Paisano Hotel Marfa
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