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Waco, Texas, United States
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Mona Blocker Garcia(and that's right, her cousin was Dan Blocker better known as Hoss Cartwright) is quite the hostess, as well as a classically trained Chef! The rooms were acceptable and the beds made for a good night's rest. Breakfast at 9am sharp! and it is worth getting up and to the table for! A Great place to stay for... More 

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2 Thank Darwin M
Dallas, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My husband and I visited Marfa at the urging of our son, who has been before. There were several weddings that weekend and the only room available was at the Arcon Inn. This was our luck! This is probably the oldest Bed and Breakfast in Texas. Mona and her husband own this property. Let me tell you I have never... More 

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Bossier City, Louisiana
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44 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Mona was so very gracious and welcoming. I really enjoyed my stay at the Arcon. The main house is furnished and decorated with items from South America and Spain and if you ask Mrs. Mona, she will tell you the story behind every piece. An incredible treat in Marfa, TX.

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2014

We stayed at this B & B for a long weekend recently. The positives were: great location, charming exterior, plenty of clean towels and sheets, shampoo, blow dryer, a small kitchen. The negatives: there was no breakfast at our B & B because the owner was away, which we did not know until a day or two before arrival. There... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2014

liked the place. we stayed in the apartments in the back.would stay again.slept very soundly. great breakfast.liked mona.nice lady.my husband an I went to davis mountains not knowing you must make a reservation ahead of time. we found monas place late at night, and she welcomed us very tired travelers in on a hot texas night. she was a life... More 

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1 Thank Terry S
New York City, New York
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79 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here 1 night on a cross country road trip in the historic casita. The place is definitely funky, in feel and design. It could definitely use a detail clean in the bathroom and around the many knickknacks, but I felt the bed was clean and I slept soundly. We enjoyed the cafe table and chairs... More 

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Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2014

I was really looking forward to staying at the casita; this place sounded funky and different. I reserved the back house weeks in advance and planned my trip around it. Less than 5 days before I was supposed to arrive, I get a call from the owner saying that some other guests are staying there that night, and there is... More 

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South Egremont, Massachusetts
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2013 via mobile

An unusual B & B with lots of personality. A lot like the Innkeeper. Great breakfast and most important pet friendly !!! Comfortable beds but not enough electric outlets. On the other hand it needs a good detailed cleaning Central location, easy to walk to the entire town. We would come back.

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Texas
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2011

Stayed there with adult child and girlfriend. First time I have ever seen a shower stall with curtain on inside. Rooms were dirty, bathrooms were unsanitary. Accommodation changed when we arrived on high demand weekend to other "better" rooms. Classically "trained" Mona appeared in am for breakfast with grungy chef jacket that should have been burned, not washed. "Extras" from... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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108 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2010

Scary and not just because it may be haunted! I have confirmed sightings of dust bunnies, the ecto-skeletons of dead insects, lots of live spiders and loads of dust, dirt and human hair. I am used to toughing it. I like the five star experience but I also love the campfire under the open sky. This place was outside those... More 

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Additional Information about The Arcon Inn

Address: 215 N. Austin, Marfa, TX 79843
Region: United States > Texas > Marfa
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
The Arcon Inn Marfa, Texas
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“All rooms are good for Marfa, best stargazing anywhere......”
 of 5 bubbles breece1, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“ask for back rooms.very quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles terrysE8061AX, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Avoid at all costs. Flee, save yourselves.”
 of 5 bubbles nursemike, 21 Sep 2011 | Read review
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