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Fort Worth, United States
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here one night while moving our daughter to college. It needs a lot of attention. The room is very dirty, carpets feel dirty under your feet. I don't think housekeeping ever looks behind the bathroom door since there is a lot of mold and dirt. Water knob in the tub has mold under it that you can see. The... More 

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Avinger, Texas, United States
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41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2016

My husband and I stayed the night here and found it quite clean and comfortable. The front desk clerks were friendly, the room was clean, and the bed was comfortable. For the price, we were very satisfied.

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Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Only about the sign outside is new here. Stained furniture terrible room lights. And so expensive. I asked for a pair of towels and was told to come to the front desk to get them!!! A first for me So many better options out there. Until they demolish this avoid it at all next trip.

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Bryan, Texas
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2016

The room was surprisingly spacious and clean-ish. The floor had been vacuumed but only in the main pathways of the room. I discovered the blow dryer in the bathroom did NOT work AFTER I got out of the shower with wet hair! However, I was pleased that the front desk produced a working blow dryer literally within just a minute... More 

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Royse City
1 review
Reviewed November 13, 2015

I use this Hotel every time I come to San Marcos. The staff is very friendly and I have never had any problems. It is a very convenient location and the rooms are comfortable. Good value! It does have an outdoor pool. Rooms come with a microwave and small fridge. There are many fast food places and grocery stores nearby.... More 

Thank Duane M
mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time for sharing your experience. I appreciate your comments regarding your recent stay at the San Marcos Red Roof. I will make sure to share your comments with the rest of our team. Feedback from our guests is always welcome as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you again... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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65 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed November 12, 2015

this hotel has a good location. just next to the interstate and surrounded by restaurants, supermarkets, etc. the room is standard red roof inn. it is spacious and clean. staff is efficient, but wouldn't go the extra mile to help you. i informed that the internet connection in our room was intermittent but she insisted that it was ok, showing... More 

Thank charoline
mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write review on your recent stay at our hotel. We strive to provide our guest a comfortable stay but unfortunately we failed to do so in your case. We sincerely apologize for this. More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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226 reviews
95 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2015

I like Red Roof Inns. They are a very cheap brand, but what they promised, the deliver and I like that. The property is not brilliant, but it's comfortable. The staff is very courteous, the wifi works and it is very well located. Breakfast is VERY basic, but again, you can't expect much for what you pay to stay here.... More 

Thank gmokatz
mahesh p, General Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks so much for your kind remarks regarding our hotel staff and your experience. We will be sure to share your comments with the entire team. Please come back and see us when you are in area on your next trip. More 

Houston, Texas
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52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

This hotel was disgusting. There were marks on the walls and ceiling, and the room was not clean at all. Toenail clippings on the floor, there was trash from a previous guest in the trash can, and the bathroom had trash from a previous guest on the floor. WiFi didn't work, and the AC workes, but not very well.

1 Thank K D
Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is right off the freeway. There's lots of restaurants and stores nearby. The lobby was clean. Front desk staff was nice. There's no elevator so if you're upstairs you're taking the stairs. Not a lot of parking. The rooms were nice and clean. Plenty of channels on the tv. Room.also had a microwave and fridge.

Thank msj302010
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113 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2015

Having stayed at a few Red Roof Inns, I took a chance and did not preview the room. Initially, the lobby and hallways looked acceptable, as well as the room. There had been Some updating in the room. We were hungry and it was late, so we walked to the Nearby Mexican fast food restaurants which was fantastic. Upon returning... More 

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mahesh p, Manager at Red Roof Inn San Marcos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the San Marcos Red Roof. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please accept my sincerest apologies. At Red Roof, we strive to provide every customer with superior service; therefore your feedback is very important to us. I want you to... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Red Roof Inn San Marcos

Address: 817 I-35 North, San Marcos, TX 78666
Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: $67 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Roof Inn San Marcos 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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“get a room closer to the reception for better wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles charoline, Nov 12, 2015 | Read review
“We could hear footsteps above.”
 of 5 bubbles Shecanshop, Apr 5, 2015 | Read review
“was a nice stay for the prices we paid and enjoyed we were on the second floor and there was no noice from the highway or the guest the hotel was running a full house”
 of 5 bubbles 787kiritc, Nov 10, 2014 | Read review
“My room was in the middle of the first floor corridor on the front side near parking and right off the freeway access road - no bothersome noise AT ALL.”
 of 5 bubbles ohhdelilah, Aug 26, 2014 | Read review
“Recommend 1st floor facing the highway. Also suggest booking direct versus going through travel sites to expedite check in and eliminate unnecessary delays.”
 of 5 bubbles srmart34, Oct 1, 2013 | Read review
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