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501 E. Musquiz Drive, Fort Davis, TX 79734 (Formerly Davis Mountains Lodge & Expeditions)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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austin, tx
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We got stuck outoftown due to bad weather and had to alter our stay (winter weather froze all the roads around the lodge in west TX), and they were very responsive in altering our booking from 2 nights to 1. When we arrived late at night, everything was as described. Only issue was soaked bath mat ...was very odd, couldn't... More 

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Houston, Texas
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23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

We had great correspondence with the owners before we stayed for 1 night. We were booked into the star party at the Mcdonald Observatory and didn't arrive at the Lodge until about 9:30. As promised there was info on the office door telling us which cabin we had. A very small point was that the porch light was not left... More 

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Richmond, California, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here for two nights at the end of 2014, and Mtn Trails was a great base camp for our activities in the area. Cabin was very clean and simple with comfortable beds and standard amenities; heater kept the place warm enough, though took a while to warm up during the bad cold snap while we were there. Best... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

We arrived in the middle of the night and the note with instructions was on the office door. It was well organized. The room was a good size, comfortable beds, very clean, nice amenities. The temperature was easily controlled for each cottage. The bathroom is a bit small but got the job done. We had their breakfast two mornings, prepared... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stayed in late September for a 3 day holiday; check in was a breeze, Scott and Jenny were gracious and a great help in directing us to fun, interesting things to do and see in the area. Wonderful hot, breakfast in the morning was a homey start to the day (will not be offered after the first of the year... More 

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Odessa, Texas, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Where to start...Arrival, we got here early but our room was ready so they let us check in early, no problems. They room was a bit hot when we first got here but we were planning on going on an outing as soon as we checked in so we turned on the window unit and went and did out thing.... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Scott & Jenny are wonderful and well informed hosts to this great Retreat in the Davis Mountains! Rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable with everything you need except a hair dryer. Homemade breakfast starts your day perfectly...so many things to do in the area or just kick back and enjoy soaking in the beauty of this West Texas town and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Wonderful service, friendly and helpful. The meals were 1st class and filling. BBQ was outstanding. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Great place to see the stars. Close to town and all the attractions. I love coming here each year.

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Longview, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed at the Mountain Trail Lodge Memorial Day weekend to do some stargazing. The cabins were clean and very comfortable. Homemade breakfast was served each morning and enjoyed some great BBQ Saturday evening. The cabin are in close proximity of the McDonald observatory. And about an hour in a half drive to Big Bend National Park. The staff was... More 

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Schertz, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Stayed three nights in the end of in April for our anniversary. The room was clean, comfortable, well maintained and quiet. Excellent temperature control which came in handy with nights in the 40s and days in the high 70s. Breakfasts were home made and great! First Class hospitality from people who've been in the business for years. They also gave... More 

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Address: 501 E. Musquiz Drive, Fort Davis, TX 79734 (Formerly Davis Mountains Lodge & Expeditions)
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Location: United States > Texas > Fort Davis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16

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