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Howard Johnson San Marcos

2.0 of 5 1601 IH 35 N, San Marcos, TX 78666-6711 (Formerly Stratford Inn)
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cedar Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The stay was very pleasant and quiet the whole night. Everything was great at the hotel during my stay. I will stay at the Howard Johnson the next time i'm in San Marcos Tx..You will enjoy your stay at the Howard Johnson. I recomend staying there when you're in San Marcos Tx..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Its like a home away from home soft beds and great shower n tv the staff was very polite and helpful they were their with a smile at 4 am when we checked in and polite when it was time for check out i loved it and will return real soon Jennifer Torres 1/24\2015

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San Marcos, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrible customer service. The room was clean and well decorated. The hotel was everything I expected, except for service. I ultimately was chastised by management over my reservation arrangements and put in a room directly beneath the staircase. It was a noisy stay and I felt insecure about the way employees were so eager to both photocopy and imprint my... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was visibly appealing, but the breakfast was terrible. The cream cheese was in packets and I was able to pour it onto the bagel. The orange juice was dispensed out of a machine; it was the correct color, but tasted like water. There wasn't many options for breakfast and what was offered was terrible.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There were a few issues with this hotel. It was decently clean inside the rooms. And it appeared to be a little dated. And the beds were a bit hard (I tend to like my mattress softer than this). But the biggest turn off for me was the location of this hotel. It was located next to a highway &... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

plugs for cell phone or laptop did not work, air filter in the bathroom dirty (lots of dust accumulated), poor housekeeping (incredible the way they make beds), smell like they just exterminate roaches (like poison), very slow internet connection

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Infested with ants. Ants were biting feet. Ceiling in bathroom was peeling. Continental breakfast with nothing nutrition for a young diabetic. In another room hair drier did not work. Would not stay there. Tub jets were disgusting. 2 rooms both infested.

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Kingwood, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Average is a word to describe everything about this Howard Johnson's. The best thing about it is that there were rooms available. I do not know what was going on in San Marcos the weekend we were there, but most all the hotels were full. I have nothing bad to say about our stay, it's just an older hotel. I'll... More 

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Bellville
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The room was clean, bed was comfortable. The only problem we had was after taking a shower we could not cut off the water completely. There was a constant flow of hot water.....we did report this to management.

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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*
Number of rooms: 40
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