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Candlewood Suites

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Convenient location with good service. The cupboard is stocked full and management was always in there checking to make sure everything was fresh. The hotel is a bit outdated but I can see they are trying to make a difference. I did not like my room. It felt wet and damp all the time. The air is set on a...

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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited San Marcos and stay at this place. The hotel was of modern decor and had lots of amenities. The rooms were spacious, and clean. The kitchenette was fully stocked. The beds were very comfortable. This hotel also featured a laundry room, exercise room, and BBQ area. All were fully stocked and clean. Furthermore the staff...

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CWSDOS600, Director of Sales at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy that your stay was comfortable and that you enjoyed the amenities that our hotel has to offer. We hope to see you again soon!

La Vernia, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was nice but a little small for a suite. It had everything we needed. I would stay there again. Employees were very friendly. The hotel was clean and didn't smell like dogs. It did need a bathroom trash can though.

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Bryan, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for graduation from San Marcos Academy. It was a perfect location for our event! It was close to the school and close to restaurants. Very clean with a kitchenette, great beds and a nice pool!

Thank BevandMike2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Very clean with professional staff. Rooms have plenty of area. Our boys and our pet got comfortable in one ajoining space while my wife and I got settled. Mr. John Salazar, Director of Sales, was very responsive and accommodating. We will be back!!

Thank Bo R
Wichita Falls, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never given a 2-star rating, and if you were to read my other reviews you'd know I am not one to rant. I try to be fair and give good feedback and travel info instead of just pointing out bad experiences. But we had issues at this Candlewood Suites. First, check in was a fiasco. We arrived around...

Thank LaceyTaylor83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large room with a full size fridge, stove top and microwave. No breakfast though. Probably better for longer stays. You could cook a simple meal in the room. Enough dishes to serve 4. TV is pretty small for the room size. Nice size desk that could double as a table.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Hello Jcy1516, Thank you for your recent stay hotel. I noticed your review and would like to thank you for your kind comments regarding the size of the room and the amenities we have. We realize you have many choices when it comes to lodging, and we sincerely appreciate your business. On the other hand, I am sorry to see...

Reviewed March 15, 2017

My wife and I stayed at this hotel last Wed thru Saturday. We were very pleased with the stay. The room was clean and large so that my wife's mobility scooter could be in the room and not be an issue. The hotel does not offer a free breakfast but does have a mini kitchen with a full size refrigerator...

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CWSGM600, General Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay! Home away from home is our motto! I contacted mainantance to resolve the problem. Come visit us next time! Thank you, Sunit Patel General Manager 512-749-1717

League City, Texas
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Loved the room. Very spacious. Loved the refrigerator, microwave, sink, coffee maker, stove top, and dishes. Loved the temperature control of my room on the 3rd floor. Easy check-in, friendly staff. Checked-in late and left early, so I did not have much time to wander around the hotel. Casually appeared to have a well stocked "convenience store" for snacks and...

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

We reserved and paid for a room adjacent living room. After checking in and getting to our room we realized the hotel had given us a different room. The hotel stated they were out of the room we had paid for 4 days in advance. All they offered was a cancelation without cancellation fees us!!!! We'll never stay there again....

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Candlewood Suites, responded to this review

Hello May H, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. I am sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your time in our hotel. We take comments such as these very seriously and would like to follow up with you. I have sent you a private message in an effort to obtain more information....

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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Additional Information about Candlewood Suites

Address: 600 Wonder World Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-5945
Location: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: $107 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candlewood Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“2nd floor excellent for rooming with your pet-yet quiet also.”
tweetyb91402, Dec 23, 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead of time to ensure that your room is ready take a fan in order to block outside noise,”
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“Get a room that does not face the Interstate.”
bapa11, Nov 27, 2015 | Read review
“The single queen rooms are smaller than I like, but the single King and double queen are a very nice fit.”
H6509ZUmikem, May 26, 2015 | Read review
“I was on the second floor = no view but if you get a higher room the view should be great”
  • Bathroom 2
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  • Stocked Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Very large room
  • Two beds - very comfortable and no smells
GaryT724, Apr 25, 2015 | Read review
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