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Utopia on the River

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3.0 of 5
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363 County Road 360, PO Box 847, Utopia, TX 78884
Utopia on the River
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First timers here but definitely will be back! Very relaxing and close to lots to do. We definitely enjoyed the river and beautiful property! Husband got to see fireflies for the first time! A hidden gem! Can't wait to go back!

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Refugio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here a number of times and this time was no less fantastic. A great place to get away to the peace and quiet and away from the everyday grind. If you love the sound and beauty of nature, this is the place for you.

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Karyn J, Owner at Utopia on the River, responded to this review

The natural beauty of Utopia is what's kept me here for so many years, Stacey, so I can totally understand how it keeps drawing you back to us! It's wonderful to hear that you can always count on us to give you the peace and quiet you're looking for on every trip. Until next time, Cheryl Russell, Owner More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a nice quiet place away from crowds to celebrate our anniversary. Utopia on the River filled the bill. We especially enjoyed having the river close by where we could go and just relax with the soothing sounds of the water rippling over the rocks and the clean fresh air to breathe. The rooms were nice and clean and... More 

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Midland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms and property are even better than photos show! Property is secluded and sits on the banks of Sabinal River (check out the waterfall). Our room was updated and very comfortable. Great bed. The pool and hot tub offered a welcomed and relaxing break after a day of hiking (Lost Maples SP is magnificent) and tubing (the Frio is the... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a blast with our adult children!!! Golfed on the Utopia Course and floated the Frio River! Played in the clear water behind the Inn. We went to the Bat Cave A few miles away and we ate at The Cafe down the road. The breakfast at the Inn is amazing! Never disappointed at Utopia on The River! It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I spent two nights at Utopia on the River and, like so many others, we were instantly smitten with it. From the delicious homemade breakfasts (strawberry jelly muffins = the best!) to the views of dozens of deer gathering in the front yard for their regular feeding to the beautiful, crystal clear river just out back, the... More 

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Bakersfield, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

My parents and I stayed here on a motorcycle trip and loved it! Beautiful river, woods, fireflies, great breakfast in a neat lodge area and very nice rooms. The pool was great and the staff were very friendly and helpful. There were deer coming to the feeder and a lot of hummingbirds - just a lovely place. We will definitely... More 

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Owensboro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This was a great place to spend 3 days and we wished we could have stayed longer. The room was very clean and very comfortable. The breakfasts were delicious and varied. The most delightful aspect of the stay was Matt and Cheryl and their staff; friendly, accommodating, and very hospitable. We came to paint and the views of the hills... More 

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Stephenville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

A clean and spacious room, nice pool and hot tub. Very quiet surroundings except for the pleasant sound of the River out back. A beautiful setting, magnificent centuries old trees, very friendly innkeepers that make you feel like you're kinfolk.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Greeted by a fawn, we entered the gate of Utopia on the River. The thick-trunked trees captured our attention. Just behind them was a babbling brook. Clear as crystal, we slipped our feet into the cool waters. The peaceful setting sent a smile to our hearts. Kind-hearted folk greeted us as we entered the dining room. Before entering our room,... More 

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