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Utopia on the River

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363 County Road 360, PO Box 847, Utopia, TX 78884
Utopia on the River
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Castroville, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband took me there for a B&B weekend get away. Its a small quiet hotel with hotel like bed rooms. The grounds are lovely. Huge trees, river running through (although it was not running well when we were there due to the past year droughts). Staff were super friendly and made you feel welcomed. The only complaint I had... More 

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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was large and very clean. Views out the front and back of a peaceful setting along the Sabinal River. Very comfortable bed. Absolutely no noise all night except for the ac unit. (We were the only guests here March 1, 2015). The owners, managers, etc. are extremely friendly and the home made breakfast was terrific! This location is perfect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Once again we enjoyed our visit, a home cooked breakfast and the great hospitality offered by everyone at Utopia on the River. We enjoy watching the many deer on the property and seeing them all congregate for the deer feeders to release their corn in the morning and evening. Nice relaxing way to end a busy day in the Texas... More 

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Medford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

The manager, Cheryl, is gracious, professional, eager to help and was already asking how I liked my coffee and any breakfast favorites at check-in for the next morning ;-) Marriott doesn't train their people to this accommodating. Room is spacious and very clean. Television channels are limited. But I presume the remoteness of Utopia to be the culprit. Free and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

If you're travelling in the Utopia area your lodging and dining options are LIMITED! Utopia on the River is porbably your best bet for miles around. It is in a pleasant setting on the river and they feed the deer every afternoon. Beautiful main office and lounge. In fact that is where they put all of their investment. The rooms... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This was our second time staying at Utopia on the River. It is a very peaceful and beautiful place to relax and enjoy the scenery and hospitality. We stayed during Thanksgiving and were blown away by the Thanksgiving meal they served. The rooms are clean and comfortable. You won't find any place as hospitable as the Utopia on the River.

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Georgetown, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This was our 4th trip to Utopia, and the 3rd to stay here. We stayed over Thanksgiving this time, and they even prepared a lovely Thanksgiving meal for all the guests. The weather even cooperated. The breakfasts were great, too!

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Austin, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I'm only docking this place a star because the beds are terribly hard and uncomfortable (which is subjective). Otherwise it's a nice place in the middle of nowhere. The trees are filled with cardinals. Deer feeders invite deer and raccoons alike; I've never seen so many of either at one time. Lost Maples Cafe in town is one of the... More 

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Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This was our first trip to Utopia and to Utopia on the River. Both were very nice! We had a very clean, spacious room. The breakfasts were good and hardy. The staff could not have been nicer. We went with a group and were able to use the big conference/breakfast room to gather and watch the movie Seven Days in... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Apparently a motel that became a B&B. Room was spacious, had refrigerator & microwave, looked out front & back onto open area with lots of deer. Thin walls. No water in the river due to drought. Breakfasts were very good, served hot & on time. Staff were friendly. Will go back

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