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Red Roof Inn San Marcos

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   817 I-35 North, San Marcos, TX 78666
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Irving, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Red Roof inn while visiting my son at Texas State, It is close to the college, and is an easy off/on highway location. Didnt notice any the highway traffic noise at all. Nice friendly staff and a good clean room. Bed was very comfy and everything worked. Parking is limited to number of rooms overnight, but... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in a King room - very spacious with a desk and sitting area with coffee table. Room was very clean, friendly staff, COLD air conditioner, comfy bed. Had a nice size refrigerator & microwave in room plus coffee maker. I didn't have the included continental breakfast but saw lots of other guests down enjoying it. Wi-Fi in the... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Gear Guest, Thank you so much for the review for your stay at property in your last visit. I will let my staff know about your comments and share your value for there work. Thank you again taking time out from your busy schedule to review our property. Sincerely, Mahesh Patel More

San marcos
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Every other hotel in San Marcos was booked except for this one.....now I know why. Walked into the room and was greeted by the most unpleasant scent ever ( got better with the window open). Carpet might have been the source of the smell. Blankets were stained. Bathroom tiles were cracked and grout was disturbingly gross. Shower head moved all... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all I would like to thank you to give me the feed back and bringing it to my attention for your experience at our hotel. I don't have word to describe how sorry I am I just got this email about the survey. More

Burleson
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Good room rates, very clean room. Comfy bed. The staff was very friendly. It is a great location for our annual tubing trips with all of our friends. We had a total of seven rooms between us all and everyone was happy. The breakfast is not a "hot meal" breakfast, but it isnt advertised as such either. We usually eat... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this review of our site, and thank you for choosing to stay with us. I am truly honored to hear of the good service and facilities you had during your stay with us. You, along with all of our other guests, are always our priority. I hope to see you on your next trip to... More

San Antonio, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Yes, you get what you pay for! I booked this room thru Priceline and read the reviews (which were mixed). Our room was upstairs with no elevator. I could live with that. But these are things that really concerned me: HORRIBLE odor in the room, old electrical plugs, no fire alarm and thin walls! We turned the A/C down which... More

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mahesh p, Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel on Tripadvisor. On behalf of our entire staff at Red Roof Inn,we apologize for the concerns you shared about your experience at this hotel. I assure you we are working diligently to ensure a similar situation does not occur again in the future. We appreciate the feedback and... More

Sulphur, Louisiana
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

All hotels on the I-35 strip between Austin and San Antonio are over priced due to the attractions in the area. With that said the Red Roof Inn was an older property with not many amenities, very sparse breakfast, cereal and pastry. It is what I expected for the price. It was clean, the bed was comfortable and the manager... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time and sharing you feelings. I am sorry about the breakfast. we are planning to add some fruits or one more item. More

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My only complaint is that the smell of humidity in the rooms was really strong I had to get out of the room and had to open the window, was like the carpet got wet and did not dried completely , but was really comfortable once the smell was gone or we just got use to it and the service... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your experience about your stay with us. It is always our pleasure to see you here. We love when our guests comes back to stay with us every time they are in San Marcos. Hope to see you soon again. have a wonderful week! Sincerely, General Manager. More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We stayed in 101. The room was clean, bed comfortable, a.c. Cold, & shower pressure very good. I also like that they are encouraging ppl to go 'green'. Managers very pleasant, too. I used the computer in the lobby and it was a great connection. I'd return if in the area again. I did ask to see room before committing... More

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your time to share your opinion about the Red Roof Inn at San Marcos TX .It is very important for us. I will sure share with our staff to encourage the team. More

Colleyville, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Wish there was more breakfast selection. Employees were very nice. Our room was clean and comfortable. Small issue was bright light outside. The service was very good. We would easily stay here again.

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write this review and your wonderful feedback. We promise to work harder and will strive to provide excellent service. We hope to see you in the near future. More

Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We have stayed here multiple times while visiting our daughter who attends TxState. We have always been pleasantly surprised with how friendly the staff was, how clean and well kept the rooms are, and very happy with the cost.

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mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the wonderful comments you made about our hotel. We do our best to see that every guest has a pleasant and enjoyable stay when they come to visit. We look forward to seeing you again when you're traveling in our area. More

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Additional Information about Red Roof Inn San Marcos

Address: 817 I-35 North, San Marcos, TX 78666
Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Roof Inn San Marcos 2*
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