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Viola Street Inn

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714 Viola Street, San Marcos, TX
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houghton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We stayed at the Viola Street Inn while vacationing in Texas and found every detail of the inn expertly done. It is a quiet, beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean place. Our host was delightful, friendly, and very helpful. Home made cookies were set out, a basket of snacks was available in the kitchen, and chocolates filled a dish in our room... More 

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This place is great! Every time I am in the area I stay at this place. The same cost as a Hotel, but with the comforts of home. The rooms are large and the beds are comfy. They have a hot tub to use, and a wonderful breakfast. They also, have a small refrigerator, glasses, coffee, and a coffee maker... More 

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Edinboro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We vacationed in Texas with our good friends and decided to stay one night at the Viola St. Inn. GOOD DECISION! This inn is impeccable--so clean and beautifully decorated! The innkeepers were friendly and helpful. And the breakfast was delicious, filling, and served at a gorgeously appointed table. There is a hot tub available for guest use, and although we... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I can not say enough GREAT things about this Inn! We just stayed two nights. We were in San Marcos for my sons New Student Orientation at Texas State and stayed here. The room was beyond gorgeous (stayed in the Gypsy Spirit ) the staff and owners were wonderful. They really make you feel like you are at home. This... More 

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San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I stayed in this place with my parents for 2 nights and I feel so fortunate to find this beauty. The owner was extremely kind and professional, the place was more than perfect and clean. Our room was amazing… and the price was affordable too! The breakfast was delicious… I miss this place already. I wish we could stay here... More 

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Anthony R, Owner at Viola Street Inn, responded to this review

T hank you for your kind words. Your words were a million stars. We love to have families in the house. Seems like old times. More 

Lake Charles, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We just returned home from visiting our daughter and her family in San Marcos. We had a wonderful stay at the Viola Street Inn. The hospitality was superb and the inn was very well decorated and clean. Each morning we were served a gourmet breakfast in the dining room with china, soft music and candles. There were baked cookies and... More 

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We are so glad you found us and enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you back soon. More 

Southlake, Texas, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

This is a wonderful property in a very quiet location in San Marcos. We were within walking distance of the town and college and yet away from all the noise at night. Very friendly staff who welcome you with cookies and lemonade and provide an excellent breakfast. The quiche was superb. The rooms were very clean. ON previous visits we... More 

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Anthony R, Owner at Viola Street Inn, responded to this review

Yes, it is very quiet up here on the hillside. Town is just a quick conversation away! Come back soon! More 

Elgin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Stayed in the Gypsy Spirit room for 4 nights, clean comfortable room with king size bed and huge bathroom. Breakfasts were all excellent and the afternoon cookies superb. I didn't like the fact that the air con was centrally controlled as I don't like it much but at least it went off every night about 11. If like me you... More 

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Anthony R, Owner at Viola Street Inn, responded to this review

Sorry about those trains: they are much worse downtown. I'm glad you found your room clean and comfortable. That, we can do something about, so we focus on that. More 

Richardson, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

My daughter and I went on a college visit to Texas State University for Spring Break and stayed at the Viola Street Inn Bed & Breakfast. What a beautiful home. Our room was gorgeous and the bathroom was so roomy with a clawfoot tub. They even have a cute little koi pond. If my daughter goes to college in San... More 

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Anthony R, Owner at Viola Street Inn, responded to this review

We are both alumni, so I hope your daughter chooses TSU. Come and see us if she decides to make San Marcos her temporary home away from home. More 

Dallas, Texas
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Lovely home, beautiful grounds. Great breakfast....staff that is friendly, loving and went out of their way to make each guest feel welcome! Everyone had smiles on their faces. They made you feel special. We can't wait to go back!

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Friendly smiles are great to hear about. We have wonderful staff that have been with us for quite some time. I'm glad their happiness is spreading. More 

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