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El Oso Flojo Lodge

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Kermit, Texas
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed here several times and enjoyed it every time . The quaint small town and bed and breakfast feel is truly relaxing. Slip out the back door to the restaurant with same owners. Great food great place to stay. Go enjoy.

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4 reviews
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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Great clean place to stay. People are friendly and nice court yard to hang out in during t the evening. This was a scuba trip to state park. Very close to park and would rate as above average .Will definitely stay there again in future

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Thank Jim Y
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Very cute place, I just loved the authentic feel of the place. I felt very safe, for I was with my two grand girls. This is not your usual chain hotel, which made it feel more like a vacation then work to me. I felt safe, and the girls even found a couple girls in the courtyard to play with.... More 

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Dallas
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212 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2016

I am not for sure which named room we stayed in but the number was 19. Each room is individually decorated I would say the room I was was in was very impressive. Yes the shower stall is something to talk about with the shower head coming from the ceiling instead of the wall. The rooms are very clean. We... More 

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Thank Patrick O
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We ended up a day in the Balmorhea area and this was the first lodging that we passed. We parked, went into the courtyard area for the office, rang a bell and waited a couple of minutes for someone. The courtyard is pleasant. There was a friendly dog who greeted us. The room was nice, the locks were difficult to... More 

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Dripping Springs, Texas
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47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2016

This is a super cute hacienda style hotel. We stayed in the Los Ositos room. Which has "two" rooms. You are greeted by a sweet little dog! The owner was very nice and helpful and check in/out was a breeze. But during the non-check in hour (3pm-5pm) it is hard to find someone who works there. But, in the office... More 

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Thank Liz C
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Los Ositos room. It was perfect as we were traveling with a 3 year old. The shower was an awesome rain shower. The dual sinks were nice. It was very clean and the gentleman who checked us in was the owner. He was super nice and helpful. The room AC units were enough to keep us... More 

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Thank Holly C
Houston, Texas
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108 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent two nights here while on our way to Big Bend. We had read about the spring fed pool at Balmorhea State Park and wanted to try it out. I think there are only 3 hotels in Balmorhea and I wouldn't want to stay at the other two. Visitors need to count their blessing that this... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 reviews
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Me and my family planned to traveled from Austin to Balmorhea to visit the state park for four days and three nights but needed a place to lay our heads, so after a quick web search and viewing online pics I decided on El Oso Flojo. I called and reserved the two room suite named El Osito (room 20). I... More 

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Thank mel-xoxo C
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41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night during our road trip through the Big Bend region. Each room is different, we stayed in The Bubba room. Owner was nice, we arrived around 9 pm and he was there to get us checked in. The room was very clean. Two double beds, tv, good sized high table with two barstools, microwave and small... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about El Oso Flojo Lodge

Address: 208 North San Angelo Street, Balmorhea, TX 79718
Location: United States > Texas > Balmorhea
Price Range: $79 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
El Oso Flojo Hotel Balmorhea
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Reserve the room that fits your requirements. As all room or quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles patricko212, Aug 14, 2016 | Read review
“We had a room on the front which had beautiful access to see the sunrise and sunset and The springs are right in front. Very pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles jankY7932CE, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“Room 20 is best for a family with kids that need their own space.”
 of 5 bubbles melx0x0c, Mar 21, 2016 | Read review
“Choosa a southern room ,with a view to the mountains . Rooms 15,16,17 will work.”
 of 5 bubbles dela61463, Sep 1, 2015 | Read review
“No wifi that I could get, and no cell reception for me.”
 of 5 bubbles EvelynS28, Dec 26, 2014 | Read review
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