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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
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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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Austin, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of staying there overnight on a business trip and enjoyed how clean and well decorated the place is. Small details as the glass vases with freshly cut flowers, the soap quality, it is within walking distance of the main city attractions and the staff provided us with maps and directions to where we wanted to go.... More 

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Ingleside, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised with our stay at Crystal River Inn. We stayed in the Comal/Concho suite. It was much nicer than the photos on the website which were a little outdated. The beds were very comfortable and we really enjoyed the landscaping and homey decor. Although our plans did not include a lot of San Marcos attractions, we were... More 

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Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hospitality was over the top. Great relaxing atmosphere. 2 short blocks to downtown San Marcos. My wife had a massage at the Spa next door. Delicious breakfast was prepared and served with style and attention to detail. The Blanco Suite was great for our family. 2 rooms for our family of 4.

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San Marcos, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We were given a room because I was participating in a campus event, and were happy we could go grab pillows from home... I'm a little squeamish about finding makeup on a pillow I haven't used. Other than that and fabric walls too close for comfort to the en suite toilet, it was a nice stay. The food was good,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Charming Inn/Bed and Breakfast. The place is in need of TLC. The furnishings are nice and the bed is comfortable, but the place could use some maintenance We stayed in the main house in the "Medina" room upstairs; the room was noisy. Noise from the bar next door, the train and the road outside.The breakfast was okay but the portions... More 

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Suffolk, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Stayed here recently just for one night after travelling to Austin airport from the UK. The lady who showed us our room was really friendly and gave us tips on what to see around the town. Our room was in a cottage through the main house in the back. The bed was really high and needed steps to get into... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We planned a day trip to San Marcos for our 26th Wedding Anniversary and stayed at The Crystal River Inn. A beautiful place with nice furniture and great hospitality. Very peaceful and relaxing. We had dinner at Palmers which we actually walked to. My husband attended College in San Marcos so it was a nice walk down memory lane.

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San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

When we were considering moving to San Marcos, my husband stayed in the Crystal River Inn. He called me from the hotel and said, "You're going to love it here--in San Marcos and at the Crystal River Inn." He was right. The Crystal River Inn embodies the best of San Marcos. From the beautifully appointed rooms and lovely garden to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

My dad and I had SO much fun participating in the murder mystery weekend with five other couples. We were all friends by the end of our stay. I still can't believe Cathy and Bill write the mysteries themselves! Only two people out of the ten were able to figure it out, but we all had fun trying! The gourmet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 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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