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Thunderbird Hotel

600 West San Antonio, Marfa, TX 79843
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Taos, New Mexico
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Judging by the reviews, this hotel is not for everyone - which seems amazing to me, because this is such a stylish little place. For fans of minimalism, it's definitely cool. There's no TV, but there's a leather butterfly chair and a cowskin rug, and you can go check out a record player from the office. I will admit the... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Brilliantly cool renovation of this motel, style, comfort and class. Clean and simple rooms, great public area, right in the middle of town and bike hire to get around. Interesting town, loads of little galleries you can get to on the bikes and some really good food trucks and restaurants. Rooms in the hotel are simple but classy, good attention... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Great hotel that probably has some really interesting history, but there was no mention of it here - which was a shame. Looks like a retro motel which is now a really noce hotel. But, the breakfast was so poor. Chipped bowels, not enough silverware - one huge uncovered load of cereal for us to help ourselves to. We asked... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely hotel. Minimalistic.no fridge or TV, but we were there just 1 night. It was perfect, spotless, comfortable, inviting. The bathroom was comfortable with thick thirsty towels. And the provided shampoo, conditioner and body wash were excellent. There's a pool in the courtyard tat we didn't use but looked inviting.

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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel in Marfa. Modern clean design which we enjoyed. The pool was great at night we just wish it would have been open later than 11. We loved the bikes and record players to rent. The bed was so comfy. The toiletries provided were Texas made and smelled great! We loved that there was coffee in the morning across... More 

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Thornton, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

They couldn't find my reservation, but didn't tell me they registered me as a walk-in. In the meantime, after they let me stay one night, they asked me in a very rude manner to leave and gave me a deadline to be out, which given my handicap was not possible. Later they found my reservation and were forced to let... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Loved this place! Friendly desk reception, clean rooms, simple but perfect. The room has zero frills, but the grounds are well maintained and the room was comfortable. We only stayed one night but my son enjoyed the pool, we sat outside to stargaze, short drive to Marfa lights observation site. Highly recommend this hotel for anyone who can appreciate quiet,... More 

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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

I loved everything about this hotel. It was very simple and didn't have any complimentary water BUT I brought my own so it was no problem for me. The bed was comfortable .. I loved how different the shampoo and conditioner were. I would definitely stay here again.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Nice simple rooms. I really liked the decor and pool. In my opinion the amenities were way too minimal for the price. If this hotel wants to charge those kinds of prices they should atleast supply some drinking water or a fridge. It gets very very hot here, and there is no way to keep drinking water cool in your... More 

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texas
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Yes this is empty, bare bones ,no carpet . Exactly what I like . Yes it has a train behind hotel that roars thru early and late . I like that too. It's Marfa ! This hotel has the best pool in town . Minimal clean rooms great sheets! A couple of changes that are not on website yet ..... More 

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