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    La Loma Del Chivo Hostel

    401 SW 6th St, near Big Bend National Park, Marathon, TX 79842
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good41%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible7%
    4 weeks ago
    “Unclean Bathroom!!”
    2 Jun 2017
    “A magical desert getaway!”
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    Budget Inn Motel
    359 reviews
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    Reviews (13)
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    1 - 5 of 13 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Pros: -Nice owner who spent time explaining the surroundings -Great star deck -wonderful to have an outdoor kitchen -outdoor fire pit! Cons: -The bathroom floor looked dusty and dirty as if it hadn't been swept in ages. I understand this is the desert, but that...More

    1  Thank Maghan Y
    Response from goatqueen, helper at La Loma Del Chivo HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you anyway for coming. Bathroom floor is made out paper (the whole bathroom is)and bugs , oh well,we are in the desert (snakes,ants,flying bugs,javalina,deer,rabbits etc and with rain......

    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    Quirky, unusual and absolutely magical, La Loma del Chivo Hostel oozes creativity and originality. I'm so grateful to Ingrid for taking me in for the night on my cycle trip; it's unlike anywhere I've ever stayed before. I really enjoyed cooking in the outside kitchen,...More

    Thank Katie G
    Response from goatqueen, helper at La Loma Del Chivo HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    You are more than welcome and thank you.We love cyclists here and many came trough here. Safe travels!

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Anybody staying here especially those who are going through airbnb to rent a room / cabin should have their heads examined. This was probably one of the worst places that I've stayed at. This is not the place to take children. This establishment is at...More

    1  Thank Rev Johannes M
    Response from goatqueen, helper at La Loma Del Chivo HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Sir, You were shown the accommodations prior to checking in and were given a free night as a cyclist. Most of your comments of our place are inaccurate at best. I am sorry your visit was not what you expected. I don't understand why so...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    We booked this place thru airbnb because it was the only place available at that time in marathon. If you have kids please dont choose this place. The place dont have locks. So you will sleep in a place that you wont feel safe in...More

    1  Thank congchihan
    Reviewed 7 September 2016

    This place in not luxury BUT you will not find a more unique place or a more interesting place anywhere. It's somewhat run down but it's a cross between "earth-ship" houses, a hippie commune from the 60's and an art museum. There are African sculptures,...More

    Thank Cliff C
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    Amenities
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Texas >
    • Marathon
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    Room Tips
    "There are no good rooms. Avoid and get a room at one of the two motels in town."
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    "See the Museum Room!!!!!"
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    "If you don't expect much and enjoy the vib.. this place is cool"
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    "Arrive in daylight."
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