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Escondida Resort

Certificate of Excellence
23670 State Highway 16 North, Medina, TX 78055
Escondida Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit here. It was as more beautiful and lush as I remember 9 years ago. Both times I've been was a girls weekend with spa services in mind. Between 4 girls we each paid around $150 for the hotel fee with dinner (including wine) and breakfast. We had salmon with corn relish and asparagus. Breakfast was... More 

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San Angelo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pam and Dawn go beyond your expectations to make you feel like family - from a friendly, easy check-in, to handmade gourmet meals served to you on patio overlooking the creek. They are so accommodating - just ask and they will find a way to help you. The rooms are so clean, comfy and well-appointed. Walking into the room, you... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

Dear Laura W. Thank you for the wonderful review. We hope to see you "Fun Things" girls soon. If I can assist you or any of the ladies at any time, please just let me know. Dawn Bostick More 

Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I have traveled all over the world for business and pleasure and Escondida Resort is in my top five favorite places. The location is picturesque, the atmosphere is serene, the food is exceptional, the accommodations are smartly appointed, the service is stellar and the spa is superb. There are only 10 rooms, which assures personal attention to every detail of... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to get to meet the two of you. We would love for the two of you to make this a yearly Princess Getaway! Thank you, Dawn Bostick More 

Amarillo, Texas
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38 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

My husband and I loved our trip to Escondida! Although I thought I would miss it, not having internet or phone service was actually a great way to relax. We didn't have a chance to try the spa, but the other guests raved about it. The meals were excellent, Pam and Dawn couldn't have been nicer and accommodating. The beds... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful and kind words. Please let me know if I can assist you when the two of you are ready to come back for a visit. Thank you, Dawn Bostick More 

Katy, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is a perfect little getaway place hidden in the hills. It is very quiet and laid back. This is not a big resort, its perfect if you want to catchup on some rest and relaxation at a unique place that is not a chain. The food is amazing. Everything is homemade and delicious. They serve breakfast and dinner. You're... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the wonderful review. We hope to see the two of you in the near future. I will have bread waiting for you. Dawn R. Bostick More 

McKinney, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

My husband and I booked the owner's suite after seeing the advertisement for Escondida on Texas Country Reporter. I completely agree with the reviewers who said this place wasn't worth the money. For an astronomical price of $795 per night, we were beyond disappointed to walk into a filthy suite that clearly had not been vacuumed in who knows how... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit at Escondida Resort & Spa. I apologize for the experience you had at our property. I very shocked to read about your experience on the property, because if this would of been brought to my attention, I would of personally addressed the issues at hand. We take a lot of pride in our property... More 

Conroe
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My husband surprised me with a weekend stay in the Owners Suite at Escondida. It was a real treat! Food was delicious! All of the posts concerning the "laid back" atmosphere are correct. We had massages at the spa and enjoyed the grounds. We took day trips into Medina & Bandera and toured the area. One evening, after dinner, we... More 

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EscondidaResort, General Manager at Escondida Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay at Escondida Resort & Spa. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful time. We look forward to seeing the two of you again. Thank you More 

Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I agree with the poster who said the property is more akin to a bed and breakfast than a true resort. Nonetheless, my husband and I enjoyed the trip. We felt like we had the property to ourselves (even though there were other guests) which was really, really nice. We enjoyed having pool and jacuzzi to ourselves, but also meeting... More 

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Richardson, Texas
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Stayed for a couple of days with the wife and had a fine time. Here are the caveats. It's a lovely property with nice but average rooms. There is no phone service but the internet is adequate. Service is what you'd expect at a B&B verses a "Resort." Bring your own drinks, snacks, etc. The meals are one plate of... More 

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Fulshear, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My husband and I just got back from our honeymoon here and it was perfect! Pam and Dawn took great care of us, as well as the other guests. It really shows they love what they do and want you to enjoy your stay. The food was an unexpected surprise as well. Dawn is an amazing cook. They are vegan... More 

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