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Howard Johnson San Marcos

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1601 IH 35 N, San Marcos, TX 78666-6711 (Formerly Stratford Inn)
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Ranked #11 of 27 Hotels in San Marcos
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room fixtures were old - replacing things or not would not make a difference. But the bath tub I would not use. I got lost trying to find the place my GPS took me across the road from it. And when I called to get directions she rattled off something and said see you when you get here and... More

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a number of weekends in San Marcos to visit our daughter and spent time in several local inexpensive hotels. We learned very quickly that you get what you pay for. That was why it was such a pleasant surprise when we walked into our room at the Howard Johnson and found it clean, tidy and all furnishings in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Furnishings including carpet were in rough shape appearance wise. The dial was missing from the microwave. My first impression was that the place was tacky. However, everything worked and the stay was fine. The air conditioner was new and worked fine which is important this time of year.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We needed to cancel our reservation, and I was a couple of hours late calling them, but they were very kind, and didn't charge me the fee of one night's stay. I'm sure we'll be staying there at some point as our son is going to school at Texas State.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I only needed a room to sleep, because I was going on a college visit. The room was perfect for what I needed it for.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Good Value; it provided everything I demand for a motel - a bed, a/c, and indoor plumbing . . no luxuries, no extras. the exterior is somewhat run-down and could use a good makeover, but the room was quite comfortable and clean with plenty of space - which is far more important. As w/ almost all window a/c units, the... More

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Address: 1601 IH 35 N, San Marcos, TX 78666-6711 (Formerly Stratford Inn)
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Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson San Marcos 2*
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