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MainStay Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   6900 North IH 35, San Antonio, TX 78218 (Harlandale)
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Ranked #192 of 351 hotels in San Antonio
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Ian S Wimberley, Texas
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Wimberley, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here for my son's basketball tournament. The rooms are huge. It has a full kitchen with stove and full sized fridge. the beds were a little hard but not too bad. plenty of space to spread out in the room. It has a living room seperate of the beds. It looks like they had recently done some renovations... More

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Gulfport, Mississippi
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty good for the price, friendly helpful staff and clean room, although they need to do a better job cleaning around the furniture and in the corners. There were two separate areas in the room with a queen bed in each one. The room also had a full sized refrigerator and a small stove and sink. The location is close... More

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Western U.S.
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Easy to find and in a quiet enough location. Room was very spacious, had a small kitchenette and lots of storage for our family of 4. Our room was clean, comfortable and cool. Everything worked and we had no real problems during our stay. It worked for us as a good "home base" during our visit to San Antonio. Only... More

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College Station, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I got this hotel through Priceline's express hotel deal, and both priceline and this hotel messed it up big time. To begin with, Priceline advertised it as '2Q suite', and it was not actually suite. There are 2 room kind of spaces in the room, but they put each bed in those spaces and my family had to sleep separated... More

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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Price was fair for month long stay during San Antonio Rodeo. Close to ATT center for commute. Bathroom was HUGE. Good lighting, 2 tvs, comfortable beds, plenty of towels. Good value for price. We were comfortable being there for so long. Nice to have small kitchen to cook food. Carpet was dated and some stains but overall average. I booked... More

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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50 reviews 50 reviews
16 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

What I liked: 1) My room was very nice overall. It was big, and it appeared as though there had been recent remodeling done. 2) The staff was very friendly. What I didn't like: 1) Even though the room was nice, the rest of the hotel needs work. The carpet in the hallways really needs to be replaced. 2) My... More

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Charlotte Y, General Manager at MainStay Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback of your recent stay with us. We take all comments seriously and are always looking for ways to improve. We are going through renovations to help give us a new fresh look, which include new carpet throughout the hotel, new lighting fixtures in hallways and rooms, flooring in common... More

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291 reviews 291 reviews
144 hotel reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Large room with separate living and bed area. Living room has couch, nice chairs, desk. Two queen beds in bedroom. I was in a suite with Jacuzzi. Everything is comfortable and roomy. Carpets in the stairways are stained badly. Biggest issue here is TV situation. Old-style flat screen TVs in living and bed area. Not HDMI TVs, so of course... More

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Edinburg, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This place is about 35 minutes from Six Flags Fiesta Texas, about 15 or 20 minutes from the Riverwalk, and about 10-15 minutes from the closest Walmart. Overall this is an okay hotel, just not worth the price (specially not the one shown on their website). Eventhough the room is spacious, once you sit on the bed, the whole magic... More

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Richmond, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

After reading the other reviews, I decided to try the hotel even thought it had only a 21/2 star rating. It was very disappointing. We went to our room and a maintenance man was in there trying to hang a big star on the bathroom wall. After an exhausting amount of time, he left without completing the task and took... More

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East Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We had not stayed at a Mainstays before and from checking in to leaving the next day, we wished we had made time to stay here longer. Rooms are so spacious and can watch tv in the sitting area if someone falls asleep in the bedrooms. So efficient, clean & will definitely stay there again & very moderately priced in... More

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Address: 6900 North IH 35, San Antonio, TX 78218
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Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio > Harlandale , Northeast San Antonio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — MainStay Suites 2.5*
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