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Candlewood Suites

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The prices were crazy expensive and hotels were completely booked up. I normally don't stay at Candlewood Suites (I never have before), but they were the only one left with availability at a decent price. We weren't going to be spending much time in the hotel so I wasn't expecting much. It ended up being awesome. The kitchen in the... More 

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Brenham, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a couple of days off with four grandchildren to see the sights in the area. We got two connecting rooms each with its own little kitchen which impressed the kids. One of them said that this was the best place they had ever stayed in, which says a lot because they are used to the high end luxury hotels.... More 

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Monroe, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Candlewood Suites is a notch above the norm in the motel/hotel world. The one in San Marcos (Hwy 12 at I-35) is in an ideal location with easy freeway access. Everything about this facility is new, modern and exciting. Our room had a full-size refrigerator, a large table and chair combo, and a dishwasher. The bathroom was large and the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Was placed at the Candlewood Suites San Marcos for a conference held at the University. Because our nightly rate was quite high, I was surprised to find that this was an extended stay property. As such, it lacks the amenities of standard/short-stay properties such as a complimentary breakfast; however, this Candlewood was an above-average expression of the typical extended stay... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We ended up in San Marcos unplanned because I wasn't feeling well - coming down with a cold or flu and feeling miserable. We looked around San Marcos and I didn't like the look of a couple of other hotels/motels and then we found the Candlewood. It was heaven. We ended up with what must have been a suite because... More 

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salesCWSSMTX, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Readytoretire; Thank you for review of your stay with us and experiencing the Candlewood Suites experience. All Candlewood Suites come with the two burner cook top, microwave, full size refrigerator and diswasher. Most have limited number of one bedroom studio suites. At ours we also have a swimming pool and meeting room. It looks like you didn't get to... More 

Edgewood, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I frequently stay in San Marcos a week at a time and at least 1 week per month. Candlewood Suites is my choice on a regular basis. The rooms are spacious. Every room has a two burner stove top, a microwave, dishwasher and full size refrigerator. The beds are some of the more comfortable of all of the hotels in... More 

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salesCWSSMTX, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Mike M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your stay with us! We and the traveling public appreciate your comments. You did get to experience the Candlewood Suites experience by using a new feature the Lending Locker. Most have things that our guest have at home and then some things that are unique or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

This is the first time we have stayed with Candlewood Suites. We got an amazing price for a week stay during graduation week. San Marcos has some very mediocre hotels. Through hotels.com we got a great rate. Our room is a mini apartment. Full kitchen, spacious bath, nice towels, great built-in furniture, lounge chair, a lending pantry for extras such... More 

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salesCWSSMTX, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Lulu9M, Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about our Candlewood Suites. I am happy to see that you experienced the "True" Candlewood Suites experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Mike V. More 

Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I don't know how old this property is but it looks and smells new. It was safe, quiet, clean, had friendly staff and was very comfortable. I don't do the free breakfast that many low end hotels supply so I did not notice that this hotel does not have one. What I did notice was the huge snack area with... More 

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salesCWSSMTX, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Gary T; Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your stay with us! We are happy to hear that we you will return to our Candlewood Suites! We don't offer a breakfast but you did find the Candlewood Suites Cupboard where there is a wide array of snacks and meals to prepare in your own... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This was one of the last places we stayed on our spring break vacation and one of the first things my daughter said was why didn't we stay here the other night. Well we weren't here the other night but I wish we were. This was the nicest place of all and we had the best nights rest of all.... More 

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Galveston Island, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Recently spent the weekend at the Candlewood Suites and found it to be comfortable, clean and covenient to locations in San Marcos. The front desk staff were very friendly and helpful with rooms as well as suggestions for places to eat. It's located right on I-35, convenient to the outlet malls, the campus, and San Marcos in general. If you... More 

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salesCWSSMTX, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Dear Linda R., Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor! We and others appreciate your comments. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found how convenient we are to many of San Marcos' attractions. We hope to see you again! Sincerely, Mike V. More 

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