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Riata Inn Marfa

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E. Highway 90 - P.O. Box 757, Marfa, TX 79843
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Riata Inn Marfa
Ranked #3 of 3 Hotels in Marfa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have to admit I was pretty skeptical after reading the reviews, but my husband and I stayed here two nights ago because everything else was booked out and really expensive in Marfa. The hotel is under new management as of Tuesday. Cameron and his wife Ana are really trying hard to turn the place around and are really nice.... More

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Temple, Texas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under badly needed construction. Construction materials left in room. Cleaning staff did not provide daily cleaning service. Front desk staff not available for assistance. Would not recommend this hotel.

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Honey Grove, Texas
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33 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I have stayed here several times while traveling cross country by motorcycle. It is one of the few places to find a room in Marfa and it is a quick driving distance to the Marfa lights. Sometimes the stays are nice, and at other times, the room needs some attention. So ... it is often the "luck of the draw".

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Leander, Texas
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The sheets where dirty and the owner after 30 minutes of knocking and ringing the door finally answered and would not replace the sheets. The bathroom is need of repair and filthy. My brother's room was in the same sorry state of dirty sheets and dirty bathroom. There was a ring around the tub and the facets had not seen... More

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El Paso, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Last resort for the days needed. Paid $200 w/tax for two nights (big time rip off). No discounts (was told they did not jack up the prices so they did not offer discounts).!!!??? Room was dirty (don't think the floor had ever been cleaned), room in process of being renovated with new wash stand in box sitting in the room.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The Riata is reasonably priced and walking distance from the galleries, bars and restaurants of Marfa. We were told (although not by the landlady) that the lights were visible from the car park and are pretty sure we could make them out! A pretty good bet for Marfa, which is definitely worth visiting.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

Paid $77 plus tax for a room with broken tub parts, broken vanity, no coffee maker, no available ice, no hair dryer, an air conditioner that sounded like a tractor. There was a huge cardboard box in one corner of our room. Only one chair for two guests. Very disappointing.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Not much choice for lodging in Marfa. Everywhere else was booked. Next time I would drive to another town. Paid $100 including tax. No discounts. Room was dirty. Toilet seat broken. No coffee pot or hair dryer. Chipped paint on ceiling with area of black mold noted. Front desk staff was friendly but I would not return for another stay.

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Tulsa
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84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

priced at $77 was good for this part of the world. rooms are huge with frig, coffee pot and microwave. rooms were clean and well supplied. the manager, rick was helpful on places to eat and how to find the Marfa lights and what could be car lights. this motel is older but more than adequate for a one or... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Comfortable beds, good heater,air cond. and an okay shower. Friendly staff are a plus but the vanity counter was dirty and the bath fixtures were coming off the wall. Toilet was also loose from the floor.

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Additional Information about Riata Inn Marfa

Address: E. Highway 90 - P.O. Box 757, Marfa, TX 79843
Location: United States > Texas > Marfa
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Riata Inn Marfa Hotel Marfa
Riata Hotel Marfa
Riata Inn Marfa Texas

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