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Victoria, Texas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room smelled like old dogs had been sleeping in it. Very musty and the floor had not been vacuumed in awhile. Tried not to walk without shoes on.. I did report to staff as I checked out. The weather was too bad to worry about finding another room for one night. Certainly didn't think it was worth the price.

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CORPUS CHRISTI
Reviewed October 30, 2016

They said this hotel had been recently renovated -- well, you could've fooled me. Not only was the check-in process horrendous, but I didn't receive maid service during one of the days of my stay, the room key didn't work each day of my stay and the bed was extremely uncomfortable.

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Robert, Robert, Thank you for taking the time to comment about your experience at our hotel. First let me apologize about your check in process. I had a brand new front desk agent on her first shift alone the day you came to check in. She was very confused as she tried checking you into your room and she did...

Beaumont, Texas
Reviewed October 25, 2016

The La Quinta in San Marcos is a nice hotel, it has easy access to San Marcos, Austin, Lockhart and the surrounding attractions. The staff was very helpful and knowledgeable about the area. The breakfast was the typical free breakfast, limited choice, and self service.

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Choctaw, Oklahoma
Reviewed October 23, 2016

I usually stay at La Quinta hotels when traveling. I booked this hotel in San Marcos for a shopping trip with my family. The price was surprisingly high ($189/night), but after reading that is was newly renovated, I booked the room. When I arrived, the front desk area was clean and staff was cordial. I received my room key and...

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Ohp369, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am so sorry to hear that you had a less than pleasant stay. I wanted to address several concerns that you listed about our hotel. Yes we have been remodeled. New carpets, bedding, curtains, bathroom flooring and mirrors. Our tubs are over 30 years old and clean,...

Richardson, Texas
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The hotel itself was ok but needed a few things fixed. The tub was stained and looked dirty and the shower head was so clogged that the water that did come out was hard and a little uncomfortable. The room was clean and beds comfortable. Our biggest problem was that there were inconsiderate people who decided that they needed to...

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Jean, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. I am pleased to hear that you found your room clean and in order. Our tubs are over 30 years old and were not replaced upon our recent remodel last year. They do appear dingy and we are trying to come up with a solution to fix...

Rowlett
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I got in late (after 11 PM) after a long, long drive from Dallas. They had my reservation, the check in was fast, the lady was pleasant, accurate directions to my room. What a deal. Nice room, typical La Quinta breakfast, fast check out. Everything I needed.

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Weslaco, Texas
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Roaches in room. Bad cleanliness in rooms and just poor service. A live roach actually crawled on my wife when we were asleep. Was not pleasant the rest of the night. We stay at La Quintas often and this has been the worst property we have ever stayed at.

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. The issues that you brought to our attention were addressed at check out when you notified our front desk. Again we apologize for the issues that you encountered and we have contacted the appropriate departments and their supervisors to deal with these issues. We personally check all rooms...

Grapevine, Texas
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for one night last weekend, and it was a miserable stay. We were supposed to stay two nights, but cancelled the second night. Here's why it was miserable. 1. Doors open to the outside. 2. People were outside loudly conversating and consuming a case of Modelo till all hours of the night. I called the front desk...

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear that you had a miserable stay at our property. Yes, our hotel is an Inn not an Inn and Suites. There are two different types of brands and ours opens to the outside. The Inns and Suites are all interior rooms. We are also a converted property as this hotel was not originally under...

Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I should have canceled when they asked for my vehicle and license plate on check in and saw the room doors were on the outside. They did a decent job of updating paint and bedding, but that's it. This hotel costs just as much as your standard decent hotel but falls far below what you should expect. List of issues;...

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to respond about your recent stay at our property. I thank you for the compliments and list of issues that you addressed. Our hotel is an Inn brand not a Inn and suites that are all interior and have more amenities. Most guests don't realize that there are two types of brands offered. Again let...

Fredericksburg, United States
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I love La Quinta and it is where we always stay becuase we bring our pet with us. Normally, I am very satisfied but this particular hotel was not great. There were people cooking outside of their room and at night it got very noisy. There was a lot of people walking around and being loud. Also, there was not...

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LQ0929GM, General Manager at La Quinta Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Jeff, I would like to first thank you for your review of our hotel. Your comments were not the first I had about last weekend. There was a very big college football game at Texas State University and Houston in town that weekend. The entire town was sold out and football fans were tailgating in the parking lot of hotels,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn San Marcos

Address: 1619 N Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-6735
Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: $74 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn San Marcos 2.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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“request 2dn floor”
 of 5 bubbles A3737ZZjs, Sep 1, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the pool will have the sun hitting directly on that side.”
 of 5 bubbles Dapplelady, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“we were in room 129, it was kinda in the middle of the back of the building, no stairs nearby, so that was great”
 of 5 bubbles junebugHouston_TX, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“Staying as far away as possible from the freeway but close enough to feel safe.”
 of 5 bubbles MizVikP, Feb 25, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a lower floor if older, or with disability or just like my mother has tons of heavy luggage”
 of 5 bubbles MitchMicahandKaykay, Nov 12, 2015 | Read review
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