We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Crystal River Inn

    326 W Hopkins St, San Marcos, TX 78666-4404
    +1 855-637-3119
    Hotel website
    Lowest prices for your stay
    12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    SAVE $7
    Traveler (70)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (17)
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good13%
    • Average10%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “the main house” (21 reviews)
    “b b” (48 reviews)
    “murder mystery” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Wheelchair access
    Meeting Rooms
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Crystal River Inn
    Special Offer: 20% OFF Early Booking!
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Dec 24Dec 25
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $108.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all San Marcos hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "27ae91777e9545b0844bfbd7cf503479", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":82334,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[109216624],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":108,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"27ae91777e9545b0844bfbd7cf503479","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":115,"lowestMetaPrice":108,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":115,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":115,"lowestMetaPrice":108,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":115,"hotelName":"Crystal River Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjI3YWU5MTc3N2U5NTQ1YjA4NDRiZmJkN2NmNTAzNDc5IiwiQUlLIjoiMGNkYTg3OGMxNzg0NDNmYmJhNWU0NDdlZWYwZmYzODYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "12/24/2017", "checkOut": "12/25/2017", "lowestPrice": "$108", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"32608560":"Expedia","109216624":"HotelsCom2IB","78859158":"OrbitzEWS","34373738":"Hotwire","79411587":"CheapTicketsEWS","54170834":"BookingCom","54218738":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (222)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 221 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Six of us stayed three nights at the Crystal River Inn. We had made room reservations in the Main House several months in advance so that we could all stay together. When we arrived, one couple was changed to a room in the Block House...More

    Thank adventurer1234
    Response from Cathy D, Owner at Crystal River InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for the sweet words, and we are so sorry for having to rearrange your rooms. The hurricane completely messed us up! We were full of evacuees for over a month, and trying to work around prior reservations without having to move anybody in mid-stay....was...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    First of all, incredible food. Would come back just for that. Awesome little B&B. Great murder mystery story. Great for couples or whole family! Kathy, the owner and her husband, are wonderful people and we're very hospitable. Will book here again in the future and...More

    Thank Jeremy O
    Response from Cathy D, Owner at Crystal River InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Jeremy (you will always be Lester the Newspaper editor to me) thank you for such sweet words. That was a great 50th Anniversary weekend and watching the smiles on the Mom and Dad's faces.... was worth the earth (and the bumps in the road)! Glad...More

    Reviewed October 17, 2017

    When we needed a place for several weeks, Crystal River Inn really came through for us! Thank you for treating us like part of the family!! If you are looking for a quaint inn, with quaintly decorated rooms, comfy beds, and the best gourmet breakfast...More

    Thank MlissaKaye
    Response from Cathy D, Owner at Crystal River InnResponded October 20, 2017

    Thank you so much, Meliissa. We have loved having you guys! I'm glad Hannah has some time to go at TxState...we will keep being family, and loving every minute of it. (Glad her permanent housing finally came through, what a hassle that was for all...More

    Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

    Great staff, comfortable bed, good quality linens. Amenities in bath a bit lacking - no lotion and the nice big bottle of lavender hand soap had no dispenser so I guess it was for looks? Breakfast lacked imagination and with at least one local roaster,...More

    Thank zaraedencampbell
    Response from Cathy D, Owner at Crystal River InnResponded October 20, 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to write, and your candid feedback is appreciated. We need to replenish the bath baskets it sounds like. Missing dispensers aren't, um, exactly what we'd wish on you guys! I'm so sorry, we will do better. Re the coffee, here...More

    Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

    Fantastic place to stay for a girls' trip - we stayed in the Blanco suite and it accommodated 5 of us nicely! The extra sink area was perfect when we all needed to get ready. The grounds and breakfast are heavenly - don't miss staying...More

    Thank MonicaDeal705
    Management response:Responded September 11, 2017

    We're thrilled you enjoyed staying in the Blanco suite for your girl's weekend! Thanks for letting us know how much you enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again soon. Take care, Cathy Dillon, Co-Owner

    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, San Marcos
    527 reviews
    #7 of 32 hotels in San Marcos
    1.3 mi
    Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos - Hotel, Spa & Conference Center
    1,191 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in San Marcos
    3.4 mi
    Candlewood Suites
    111 reviews
    #8 of 32 hotels in San Marcos
    1.9 mi
    Wingate by Wyndham San Marcos
    455 reviews
    #5 of 32 hotels in San Marcos
    1.1 mi
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • $124 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon and Orbitz so you can book your Crystal River Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Texas >
    • San Marcos
    • Also Known As
    • Crystal River Hotel San Marcos
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (70)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Dining (17)
    Hotel & Grounds (67)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby HotelsSee all 32 hotels in San Marcos
    Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos - Hotel, Spa & Conference Center
    1,191 reviews
    3.39 miles away
    Candlewood Suites
    111 reviews
    1.85 miles away
    Wingate by Wyndham San Marcos
    455 reviews
    1.08 miles away
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, San Marcos
    527 reviews
    1.33 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Palmer's Restaurant Bar
    396 reviews
    .08 miles away
    Nostimo Mediterranean Cafe
    29 reviews
    .15 miles away
    The Tap Room
    114 reviews
    .27 miles away
    Torchy's Tacos
    48 reviews
    .22 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    San Marcos River
    323 reviews
    .59 miles away
    Wonder World Park
    144 reviews
    .81 miles away
    Bower Bird Antiques & Curiosities
    5 reviews
    .06 miles away
    The Marc
    7 reviews
    .29 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    June 21, 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Kay Carroll M | Reviewed this property |
    Hot and humid down here. There is a good possibility of showers. Hope your facility is indoors with air conditioning.
    Room Tips
    "Stay for breakfast! It's amazing!!"
    Read review
    "WE had the large room with an attached smaller room which was perfect.If you have trouble with stairs stay on..."
    Read review
    "Look at the website to see pictures of the rooms and choose to your liking and specific needs. Grocery and..."
    Read review
    "Ask for a room in the main house"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing