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Marathon Motel

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
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Reviewed May 10, 2008

We stayed in Room 9 one night, friends stayed in the other half of the duplex cabin. Overall, the ambience of the grounds is eclectic, the rows of shiny RV's juxtaposed against an old windmill and vintage duplex cabins. The adobe courtyard is absolutely wonderful....More

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Reviewed April 5, 2008

We chose to stay at the Marathon Motel based upon the reviews in TripAdvisor, so we thought it was important to share our experience. At the time of booking, the only room available was the "apartment". Located up a open flight of stairs, the room...More

1  Thank natemom
Reviewed November 29, 2006

We have always stayed at the Gage in Marathon, but the last couple of times we thought the Gage wasn't very family friendly (can't get four in a room in the main building of the hotel, children can't be in rooms with fireplaces in the...More

1  Thank Texastrips
Reviewed June 9, 2006

We knew we wouldn't be able to make ihe drive to Big Bend National Park in one day, so we decided to stay in Marathon before going to the Park. There was only one place in Marathon that had the three rooms we needed available,...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2006

Great hacienda atmosphere, including a fireplace in the courtyard, beautiful landscape, friendly staff, great breakfast. Shortcomings: the beds were too short, feet hung over the edge. Secondly, the trains pass by multiple times during the night, with loud whistle-blowing each time. The hotel provides free...More

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530donj
April 28, 2017|
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Response from AuntieM64 | Reviewed this property |
I think they are, as I saw several people walking their dogs, but they may have been in the RV part. You may want to call the motel and ask them.
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Bellaire56
January 26, 2016|
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Response from Ted G | Reviewed this property |
I stayed there in mid-September in a single room with a queen bed. I was billed $73.45 total, tax included. This place is a gem in west Texas. The rooms aren't large, but they are clean, the place is well-maintained, the... More
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slocal
April 6, 2015|
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They are together.
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"rooms surrounded by mountains and desert"
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"each room is half a duplex"
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"There were guests in the adjoining unit attached to ours but we never even heard them or any other noise why..."
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