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Best Western San Marcos

2-star Hotel with Outdoor pool

917 North I 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-7036

+1 512 754 7557

based on 322 reviews


per night

About Best Western San Marcos, San Marcos

Value for money
Students, faculty and staff of Texas State University call our San Marcos, TX hotel their home away from home when visiting for graduation, move-in weekend or other special events. However, other guests at our hotel in San Marcos, TX are here for the excitement of the Formula One Racetrack. The Premium Outlet in Tanger is another big draw, and shoppers looking for deals come from around the region. For outdoor enthusiasts, the San Marcos River is a haven for canoeing, swimming, kayaking, boating and fishing. There's truly something for every traveler here. Enjoy an adjoining room at our San Marcos hotel, ideal for groups or families. There are 32-inch televisions with HBO® in each room for your comfort. Each of our staff members reveres southern hospitality and wants you to feel right at home when staying with us. We're centrally located, convenient, and offer amenities like luxury bedding and spacious rooms. Close to the outlet mall, our San Marcos hotel regularly hosts bargain shoppers. However, other guests prefer the peace and quiet of Aquarena Springs. From river rafting to relaxing, guests at our hotel can count on us to provide clean, well-appointed rooms after a day of exploration. We're also a popular choice for business travelers. If you're in town for work, you need to be able to quickly commute and take care of business. Some regular guests at our San Marcos hotel are employees of H-E-B Grocery Co; the Central Texas Medical Center and Texas State University. The National Guard is also located nearby, and we're proud to host service men and women from around the country. From business to leisure, our San Marcos hotel is all about serving you. Expect a warm welcome, fantastic rooms and an unbeatable location. Book a quiet Best Western San Marcos room today and start planning a memorable trip!

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Standard Rooms - POOL view
1 king bed

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$98 totalExpedia
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King Rooms - River view
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans


  • Breakfast included
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Carpeted

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast


  • Outdoor pool

Places of interest near Best Western San Marcos

Attractions in San Marcos, Texas curated by momondo

Best Western San Marcos location: 917 North I 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-7036

Top landmarks

Bobcat Ballpark0.5 mi
Rio Vista Park0.5 mi
Bobcat Softball Stadium0.5 mi
Strahan Coliseum0.7 mi
San Marcos City Park0.7 mi
Ramon Lucio Park0.7 mi
Bobcat Stadium0.7 mi
Charles S. Cock House Museum0.7 mi
John J. Stokes Sr. San Marcos River Park0.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

China Palace0.3 mi
Herbert's Taco Hut0.3 mi
Yesterday's0.4 mi
Furrs Family Dinin0.4 mi
Ihop0.4 mi
Ivar's River Pub0.4 mi
The Chalk Of The Town0.5 mi
Big Daddys Back Yard Grill0.6 mi
Japan Latino Sushi N Steak0.7 mi

Best Western San Marcos Reviews

GoodBased on 322 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Staff very friendly and accommodating. (in 47 reviews)
  • The rooms are very very clean the bed was comfortable and breakfast was delicious (in 32 reviews)
  • Friendly professional staff and comfortable clean room. (in 31 reviews)
Cons -
  • Old hotel poorly maintained. (in 8 reviews)
  • "Hotel needs an update furniture is worn, need a better TV viewing selection." (in 7 reviews)
  • Rooms smelled good and clean (in 6 reviews)

Best Western San Marcos room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Best Western San Marcos compare to other 2 star hotels in San Marcos?

    2 star hotels in San Marcos typically cost $93/night, but Best Western San Marcos is typically available for $85/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Best Western San Marcos from Austin Bergstrom?

    If you're looking to go directly from Austin Bergstrom to Best Western San Marcos, expect a 1h 19min drive as they are around 26.5 mi apart.

  • What is the best way to get to Best Western San Marcos from Austin Bergstrom?

    If you intend on renting a car to travel from Austin Bergstrom to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Best Western San Marcos offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $32/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Best Western San Marcos. The nearest airport to the hotel is Austin Bergstrom.

  • Are there food options at Best Western San Marcos?

    There is a restaurant at Best Western San Marcos that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +1 512 754 7557 for kitchen hours.

  • Does Best Western San Marcos have a pool?

    Yes, Best Western San Marcos has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • How close is Best Western San Marcos to San Marcos city center?

    Best Western San Marcos is just 1.0 mi away from San Marcos city center. The closest landmark to the center of San Marcos is Strahan Coliseum, which is very accessible to Best Western San Marcos guests.

  • What is the phone number for Best Western San Marcos?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Best Western San Marcos, call +1 512 754 7557 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Best Western San Marcos have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Best Western San Marcos has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Best Western San Marcos?

    You can plan to arrive after 3:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Best Western San Marcos?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Best Western San Marcos at the moment between $77 and $120 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Is there laundry service in Best Western San Marcos?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests. Need to straighten out your clothes? The accommodation features an ironing board and an iron.

  • What is the distance from Best Western San Marcos, San Marcos to Strahan Coliseum?

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