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Embassy Suites San Marcos

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1001 E. McCarty Lane, San Marcos, TX 78666
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Ranked #2 of 27 hotels in San Marcos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Kim L Arlington, United States
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Arlington, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

People I know said this was THE place to stay in San Marcos. I was a bit disappointed. The room never really cooled down, making for an uncomfortable nights sleep. The pillows were small and lumpy, and smelled dirty. The room smelled like body odor, and I found pieces of cereal in the corners. I was glad to get back... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The room was clean and well maintained. Breakfast was great and came at no additional charge. The bed was a bit hard. The only thing that I wish would have come without additional charge was wifi. You would think at the rate they charge for the room they would include free wifi.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were in San Marcos for the 3-day Texas State Orientation. The front desk was very cordial when I arrived. I called ahead to let them know that it would be 3AM before I would arrive and they were waiting on me. That was a very nice thing to do.

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Stillwater, Oklahoma
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a conference. There were also several little league baseball teams staying in the hotel. There was not enough staff to handle a full hotel. We called for room service and were told we would be called back when they were not so busy. Our call was not returned. We were unable to eat at the restaurant... More

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Austin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is awesome. The staff is super friendly and accommodating. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The complimentary evening reception and breakfast cannot be beat. My only complaint was that one of the three elevators was broken. I would definitely stay here again and recommend others do to!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stay here several times a year for various reasons, and we have never been disappointed. Our rooms are always clean, the staff is always friendly, and our overall experience is always great. I've had experiences at the other hotels in this area, and none of them compare to this one. Definitely the best hotel in the San Marcos/New Braunfels... More

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Bryan, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay at this hotel every other year for a week at a time for a work conference. The hotel is nice and has a lot of benefits, one of which is its superb staff. Every staff member I met was excellent to work and interact with. The facility is great, but the rooms are starting to show a bit... More

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Houston, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this Embassy Suites on Saturday, July 19th. The hotel is nice, and the staff couldn't be sweeter. However I did have a couple of issues: 1. The Manager's Reception from 5:30 - 7:30 is very cheaply managed. The snack offerings were goldfish, mixed snack mix, ranch dressing and picante sauce. Pitiful. Also, no Pinot Grigio was offered.... More

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Pearland, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We normally stay at this hotel two or three times a year for various functions. This year we were there for a family vacation with two other vacations, but one of the three elevators was down for repair or maintenance. For the entire four days we were there regardless of what time it was, we were struggling to gain access... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice Embassy Suites. The front desk staff were efficient, if not very accommodating or friendly. It can be very crowded, and had a bank of elevators down, which caused lines to form. The breakfast always spilled out into the bar and lobby areas because of the crowds, but it was well managed, and there was plenty. I... More

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Address: 1001 E. McCarty Lane, San Marcos, TX 78666
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Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Embassy Suites San Marcos 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Set just a short drive from the bustling center of downtown San Marcos, the Embassy Suites San Marcos - Hotel, Spa & Conference Center is a contemporary and spacious hotel that offers more space, flexibility and freedom during your stay. Each of the San Marcos hotel’s 283 two-room suites provides a superb range of modern hotel amenities, including two flat-screen TVs and high-speed internet access. Whether you want to dine on a complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast or prepare one yourself with the suite’s mini refrigerator, microwave oven and coffeemaker, our hotel in San Marcos, TX is designed to give you more freedom. ... more   less 
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