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Crystal River Inn

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3.5 of 5
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326 West Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666
Crystal River Inn
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Ranked #4 of 7 San Marcos B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment we walked in the door I could tell we picked the perfect spot! The hospitality was top notch, the breakfast is great, and the rooms are wonderful!!! This will be a place I will stay for many years to come!!!!

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The Woodlands, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we booked the Blanco room at the Crystal River Inn i tried. it provided sleeping for our grandson as well as ourselves for a family reunion. That part was good as well as the nice breakfast we has Saturday morning. The rest, however was not. Our room faced a very busy Main Street and had no sound barrier against cars,... More 

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Magnolia, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not believe the pretty photos and read the negative reviews for the true insights behind this place. We booked a three night stay almost two months in advance by telephone and emailed the owner a few days before our arrival. (The owner does not respond to email inquiries or questions.) When we arrived at the inn there was no... More 

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Seguin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I am happy to say that my husband and I had a great experience at Crystal River inn! He had found it online while looking for something special we could do for my upcoming birthday and he did great! The facilities were wonderful and to say the food was gourmet is spot on! Keep in mind that this is an... More 

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Killeen, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Met a friend for a girls getaway. I would love to say the innkeeper, Paula was the reason for our great experience, but it was actually her entire staff that was so terrific. We felt like company and family at the same time. The room, even with two queen beds, was very spacious. The beds, especially the sheets, were awesome.... More 

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Kaufman, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stayed for a weekend in the Cypress Springs room that has 2 beds. There were 3 of us. It is in the building next door over the spa and salon. The beds were very comfortable. The room was nice but be warned the bathroom only has a bath tub. It was an older model large corner tub with various... More 

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Glenbrook, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is a wonderful bed and breakfast. If you like great service, luxurious surroundings with a comfortable homey atmosphere and being in the middle of a fun small college town, then you will like the Crystal River Inn. The beds and sheets are super comfortable and the decorating really makes you feel like you are on vacation. The history of... More 

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Durham, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I've stayed at the Crystal River Inn on many occasions over the years. Always fun, warm, welcoming! Creaky old houses decorated luxuriously, fabulous breakfasts, and the feel of family all around. Located close to the university and the center of this charming town. Beats the heck out of an impersonal hotel off the interstate! Have fun...

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Loudonville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

This was our first trip to San Marco, and couldn't have felt more welcome. We were lucky enough to take part in a murder mystery with other guests and local friends of the Dillons, Andr can't wait to come back for another. The accommodations were lovely, so comfy and amazingly quiet. The staff were so friendly and phenomenal chefs! The... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My husband and I have stayed at the Crystal River Inn B&B several times. This is the first time we participated in the murder mystery weekend. We had a fabulous time! Everyone plays a character at various events over the course of the weekend. Loved the acting, the food, and the people we met. Super organized! Will do it again!... More 

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