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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in Bandera for the night while on a weekend motorcycle trip. It's a great motorcycle friendly town! Ate dinner at OST, a great local cafe. Definitely check out Arkey Blue's Silver Dollar Honkey Tony. One of the last REALLY honky tonks left. For breakfast we hit the local bakery, great, friendly shop owned by two sisters.

Thank Jeremy C
Bridgman, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several rooms with a shared bath! Door squeeked every time it was opened. If you are looking for a basic bed (clean) this would be your place. No staff on duty. There is a community kitchen so you could bring something for breakfast if you wished.

Thank Vicki R
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Cute clean room, great location! It can get a little warm at night especially with no fan in the room,they have the thermostat locked so you can not control it. Other than waking up hot i enjoyed my stay and would return.

Thank misti s
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Thank you for your response. Because this is a shared community, we have to keep the temperature agreeable for the majority of the people. Everyone prefers different temperatures. We have the thermostat set at very comfortable temperatures. And we do provide fans and heaters for those with extreme differences, thank you.

Pearland, Texas
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We knew going in that this was NOT a hotel. Make no mistake about it. It was a doctor's office that they modified to include 2 big bathrooms with showers. We loved the huge kitchen with all the amenities (stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffeepot etc). You can't adjust the A/C but they kept it at a very comfortable level. You get...

Thank Terri03
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Thank you for reading the website before you booked your reservation. You're welcome back anytime. Thank you.

Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This particular property could use a lot of attention, yard was unkept, visible junk storage wide open and seemed to be everywhere! Very uncomfortable outdoor furniture arrangement, sat outside one evening. The elderly owners would walk back & forth to keep an eye on us from their open glass "backdoor" 10 ft. away. However my biggest complaint, they failed to...

Thank mspauly
sharonsZ8050XD, Manager at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

HI. Thank you for your review. As per the listed description on the website: Located on Between Cedar and Hackberry St. in Downtown, Bandera, TX. sits this little cowboy themed charmer. Sleeps up to 4 guests in 2 private bedrooms. First bedroom houses a queen bed, closet, dresser drawers. Second bedroom houses a queen bed, chair, closet, and small dresser....

Reviewed 14 August 2016

I noticed "A Place To Stay Reservations" when I was searching for a last minute get away in Bandera. They offered quite a few types of lodgings, from those including the use of a pool to cabins with multiple rooms to single rooms in a "bunkhouse" in downtown Bandera. Booking with them was quick and easy, with the host/manager communicating...

Thank Patmom4
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay in our 8th St. Cowboy Haus located in Bandera, TX. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 13 July 2016

Their advertised location is an EMPTY building with papers scattered every where in its interior. Their telephone number was not answered by anyone in person. It replies by text after you call. The replies are curt and not at all businesslike. Not a single responsible individual can be found anywhere. In summary , the offer non existing lodging. In my...

3Thank Charlie T
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for your review. Before you begin accusing anyone of anything, it would be best to have all your facts in check. You will be hearing from our attorney. Thank you.

Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Adorable cottage in the country. We really enjoyed our stay. Two friends on a Texas speed sight seeing self-made tour. There is lots of room, it's clean and inviting. The hot tub is great- hot hot hot! The pool is lovely. The setting is country, quiet and relaxing. We enjoyed playing checkers on the front porch with the table top...

Thank Dana M
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay in our Cottage.

Santa Rita Arriba, Panama
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in a single twin room for $39 + tax. The bed was comfortable and the blanket was enough as the AC was pretty cool. Hostel setup with 2 shared bathrooms, one with a shower. Guest soaps and shampoos were plentiful. Fresh towels were waiting in the room. Private rooms with keyed locks face a central area, and...

Thank rkondivers
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, they are greatly appreciated. It's nice when guests read what they are getting and appreciate it as well! We look forward to your next visit.

Forest of Dean
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the property at 1.45pm, the office hours stated 2pm to 5pm so we waited until 2.10pm and no one appeared. We had received nothing to advise us how to get into the property and had no idea that there were keys in a box by the side of the door. We ended up calling into a nearby...

4Thank NixForestofDean
sharonsZ8050XD, Owner at Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for your review. If you would have read the door signage, you would have noticed the sign on the door was for the Chamber of Commerce hours. Not our business hours. You were given an email confirmation and a text message which gave you all the information you needed regarding your stay. I can't make you read....

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Budget orientated rooms with shared living room, shared full kitchen, and 2 shared bathrooms with showers. Located less than 1 block from Bandera's Main St. Walk to the Medina River and 70 acre City Park. Wake up and walk to various local eateries, coffee shops, late night entertainment. Enroll in our local yoga class in downtown Bandera, TX. Cute. Cozy. Affordable. Picnic Table outside for all guests to use. BBQ Pit for all guests to use. Living area with flat screen antenna TV for all guests to share. Kitchen for all guests supplied with coffee pot,microwave, toaster oven, dishes, utensils, refrigerator, stove. Two shared bath rooms both with showers and plenty of towels. Free WIFI. Entire place sleeps 12 guests in 6 rooms. 4 Queen Beds, 2 Twin Beds, and 1 Full Size Sofa Sleeper. 2 Toilets. 2 Showers. No windows in rooms. No pets. No bathrooms in rooms. Central air/heat. One bed in each room. This is not a hotel. This is a building with clean, affordable, and themed rooms inside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bandera Guest House with A Place To Stay

Address: 157 State Highway 16 S, Bandera, TX 78003
Region: United States > Texas > Bandera County > Bandera
Price Range: $59 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Some rooms are larger than others. Some have TV's. Be sure and ask for the one you want. Bathrooms and showers are shared!”
  • Beautiful antique dresser in our room!
  • View from the door of our room, looking in.
 of 5 bubbles Terri03, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They could have a few cabins listed on Air B&B for a lower price than their own website.”
 of 5 bubbles Patmom4, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Even if you have just a few people (there were 3 of us), it's well worth getting this larger place. The price was right for the amount of space, and we found having it turned out to be handy.”
 of 5 bubbles AlisaT63, 25 Nov 2013 | Read review
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