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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here for one night when we left Big Bend National Park. Part of us stayed in the original building and the other stayed in the Los Portales. It was a fun place to stay and we would stay here again. A couple of...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Marathon is a tiny Texas town in the middle of no where. This hotel could be described as an oasis. The rooms are well appointed in old west motif. We stayed in a room with a private patio. The quiet of Marathon was enjoyable. The...More

4  Thank Gaterr
Response from GageHotel, Manager at Gage HotelResponded 14 December 2017

Gaterr, Thank you for your kind words about the Gage Hotel and the 12 Gage Restaurant. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been wanting to stay at the hotel since reading a magazine article about it several years ago. We got the opportunity to stay a night after a trip to Big Bend. It was worth the wait!! The hotel is full of decorative details...More

Thank tdstrand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 11 people staying two nights at The Gage and it was outstanding from end to end. The highlights include friendly service, the gorgeous pool, the expert spa services and "wow" top-notch food in the main restaurant and bar. My room,...More

Thank SAWriter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth every penny. What a beautiful property!!! My wife and I ride the bike to Big Bend once or twice a year and always wanted to stay at the Gage... We finally got lucky this year, that is one hard to book hotel!!! It became...More

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Located in the Texas Mountain Region and the gateway to Big Bend National Park, the Gage Hotel offers elegant accommodations to those wishing to escape the mundane. Gage Hotel offers authentic laid-back luxury ...More with premier accommodations, top-notch service and a first class dining experience. The 46-room hotel offers guests a multitude of hotel amenities and activities, including a full service spa, heated swimming pool, 27-acre landscaped native garden, fitness center, or enjoy planned activities arranged by our hotel concierge in near-by Big Bend National Park, Alpine, Marfa and Fort Davis . Located in the beautiful Texas Mountain Region in the charming community of Marathon, it has been named #1 Small Hotel in Texas by Texas Highways Magazine, included in National Geographic Travel Magazine “Stay List”, voted the #1 Hotel in Texas and #17 in the United States by readers of Condé Nast Traveler Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Rebecca R
3 November 2016|
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Response from Dan C | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
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Georgeanne C
20 October 2014|
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There are casitas and king rooms with fireplaces, so I think they'd do romance nicely. Our casitas had a kitchen, but no dining facility. There is a terrific restaurant on site, and they will send meals to rooms. Terrific... More
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Georgeanne C
20 October 2014|
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Response from dysg | Reviewed this property |
Better bet is either the Elizabeth Taylor or Rock Hudson suite at the El Paisano Hotel in Marfa. This is where the two actors stayed when they filmed Giant a good many years ago. Hudson's accommodation is impressive... More
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"The Los Portales room was bigger than the room in original building. Pets are allowed in Los Portales rooms..."
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"Facing the road in a Los Portales room"
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"Choose a room around the courtyard!"
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"Upstairs or away from the main entrance."
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