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Taylor Lake Village, Texas, United States
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a cheap place to stay in San Marcos. It was CLEAN. The people were nice. No "modern amenities." I was by myself and was out except for a place to sleep. I would not recommend it if you were trying to do anything in the room. The parking lot was torn up--difficult to get into.

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Thank Eddie W
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

If you just need a bed then that's ok. No light switches worked. Extremely hard to get into from bypass. And parking my truck in a tiny parking spot very difficult. Spend the extra money and stay elsewhere.

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Thank Deborah P
Huntsville, Texas
Reviewed 3 April 2016

At check in I asked how to get onto the wi-fi. I was told it will just come up you don't need any password. Then I go to my room. The light switches at the door did not work. So I had to walk into a dark room to find the light switches that did work. Then the tv did...

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Thank jostsmith
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Not a good place to stay, inside or out. Difficult to get to parking lot. Not too clean. No coffee maker in room - not even in the lobby! Bed was not that great. Blow dryer did not work. No little soaps or shampoo/conditioner bottles. It would be ok if it was around $50, but I paid close to $80....

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Thank slee0722
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I stayed there one night and it was the most disgusting room I've ever seen. Half the lights did not work. The carpet appears to not even been vacuumed. There were lots of trash behind the bed headboards. There was a giant dead roach in the tub. There were crumbs everywhere. The beds were very hard. I fully expect a...

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3Thank Amanda D
Rockport, Texas
Reviewed 13 July 2014

In San Marcos this weekend and attempted to book a disabled veteran in the Americas Best Value Inn. They do not give discounts to Veterans. This is the 3rd ABVI that refused Veteran discounts. Disappointing in so many ways. Just to let all you Vets know.

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Thank Matriarch50
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Horrible location for getting into the parking lot. Extremely overpriced for amenities provided. Internet does not work, it takes many tries to connect to the wifi, and once you have it is slower than 2400 bps dial up. Literally the worst hotel in the whole city, you will not be glad you stayed here. Front desk employees are rude and...

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Thank Mike762414
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 29 October 2013

The entrance to this motel is on the one-way turn from IH 35 South feeder road to Aquarena Springs Drive. We were there for a family wedding an only stayed one night. The owner and employees are very nice. VERY HARD BEDS. The carpet in the room was VERY dirty. This is a VERY noisy location because it is RIGHT...

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Thank LynnMcKinn
Carthage, Texas
Reviewed 21 October 2013 via mobile

The bed was so hard we may as well have slept on the floor. There was no shampoo, no coffee, the clock did not work, the wi-fi only stayed connected a few minutes at a time. There was a used bar of soap in the shower and lots of hair on the floor. I went to the office to ask...

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Medina, Texas
Reviewed 30 September 2013

I would not recommend my dog to stay here. The sheets smelled like urine, the mattress was 30+ years old, the springs in the mattress were broken, the furniture was broken, the hairdryer was a fire hazard. All together a complete and total dump. NOT RECOMMENDED to anybody!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located halfway between San Antonio and Austin in beautiful Historic San Marcos, Texas, the Americas Best Value Inn is conveniently positioned along IH-35 for easy on and off highway access. This 2-story, exterior design property offers 33 tastefully decorated and nicely furnished guest rooms. All rooms come equipped with cable TV with HBO, free local calls, microwave, mini-fridge, workstation desk and Internet capabilities. We proudly offer our guests complimentary morning coffee brewed fresh in our Lobby. We are within close proximity to SW Texas State University, Wonder World, Outlet Stores and Aquarena Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 1507 N Interstate 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-7220
Region: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: $98 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Americas Best Value Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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“Drive away.... we should have!”
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