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Gage Hotel

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“west texas”(55 reviews)
“los portales”(54 reviews)
“historic hotel”(46 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our tiny room was over priced and certainly not a value accommodation. Visited for 3 days living out of suitcase for which for two people there was little room. Only two drawers in end tables available and closet small. Maybe 6 hangers. One straight back...More

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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

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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 1 week ago

While the room rate was $250 during the off-season, the quaint, historic hotel in Marathon, TX was an experience in itself. I got a relaxing massage at the Gage spa. Sometimes I'll leave a massage with my muscles sore for two days, because they kneaded...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first experience of staying in Texas, well worth it! I was travelling solo on a 2 week road trip and came across the hotel by chance, when researching my trip. So pleased I made the time and effort to stop in this old historic...More

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Response from GageHotel, Manager at Gage HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Cymrusimon, Thank you for your kind words about the Gage Hotel and the 12 Gage Restaurant. It sounds like you had the perfect get away and we are glad to have played a part in it. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved everything about this small historic hotel. The staff was friendly, the rooms were clean and I would recommend this hotel to anyone passing through Marathon. We walked around the town and wanted to sit by the fire when we returned so the front...More

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Response from GageHotel, Manager at Gage HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

pbbarnett, Thank you for your kind words about the Gage Hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your time by our fire pit; it's one of our favorite spots on property. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 136 - US$ 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 136 - US$ 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (349)
Room & Suite (61)
Pool & Beach (20)
Dining (18)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Rebecca R
3 November 2016|
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Response from geophy_traveler | Reviewed this property |
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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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Room Tips
"Ask for a room at the front upstairs, very tastefully done, very big very comfortable bed!"
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"Try for a "cabin room" out of the main building. They are renovated and very cool."
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"We stayed in the "Los Portales" area, which was built in 2005, but looks like it was part of the..."
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"We stayed at the owners retreat but all of the rooms in that section of the hotel have a private patio."
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