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Vara Guest House

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341 Gold St PO Box 355, Garden City, TX 79739 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We have traveled aloe and stayed a lot of different places, this is hands down the absolute best we have ever stayed. The rooms, people, service friendliness everything is more than perfect. I want to move in it’s that amazing. Alex is more than helpful...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest HouseResponded August 9, 2018

Yay!! We’re so glad to know that you all are enjoying The Master Suite. We really do appreciate the fact that y’all chose us amongst all of the different lodging choices in the area. Your business is very much appreciated. We truly hope that you...More

Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay, couldn’t meet nicer host, guest house is very clean, cabins are exceptional, cost is very reasonable, much better than any hotel or trailer park in Big Spring. Owners offer a weekly dinner and daily breakfastMore

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jeff T
Response from do42axv, Owner at Vara Guest HouseResponded June 16, 2018

Thank you SO much Jeff for taking time out to leave such a wonderful review about your stay with us out here in Garden City. It means SO much to us to know that our guests are satisfied with the accommodations we provide. Thanks in...More

Reviewed April 13, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay at Vara House. Alex and Cyndi are very good hosts. It was quiet,comfortable, clean, and.we had a nice room with its own bath. We hope to stay there again when we pass through the area. I will definitely recommend this...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Vara guest house is the most beautiful and comfortable place i have ever stayed. I am currently staying in the "sleeping porch" room and it is absolutely perfect. Just right for my brother and i. We spent the evening in the hot tub, playing corn...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Alex and Cyndi our trip was wonderful. The Vara House was clean and very home like feeling. My little boy forgot his stuffed animal, and Alex called to ask if he could mail it to him. This is great customer service at its...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Vara Guest House is a bed and breakfast establishment offering affordable, unique accommodations with amenities including hot tub, fitness room with far-infrared sauna, pool table, peaceful outdoor More spaces, complimentary beer and wine, and a full hot breakfast, in a charming 1907 home with modern conveniences. Vara Guest House also offers cabins for rent by the night or week. Garden City is a quiet West Texas town established in 1886, and is located approximately 36 miles southeast of Midland, 27 miles south of Big Spring, and is also conveniently located near Big Lake and Sterling City. Nearby attractions include CAF Airpower Museum, Susie’s South Forty Candy Factory, Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center, the Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Christoval Vineyards and Winery, and more. We invite you to stay with us for a night, weekend, or longer, and experience the relaxing simplicity of life at our “oasis in the desert.” Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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United States > Texas > Garden City
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
United States > Texas > Garden City
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Room & Suite (10)
Dining (4)
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"go for the room closest to dining room (in room gryphon claw tub)"
Mar 14, 2016
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"You will never find another place to stay any better than this Place,,,,,"
Jun 17, 2015
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"We chose a room with a bathroom, however, heading just down the hall to the 'shared' bath was nor..."
Nov 7, 2014
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"they are all very nice."
Nov 2, 2014
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