We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Riata Inn Marfa

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Marfa
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Riata Inn Marfa
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

101 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Riata Inn Marfa
See the most recent reviews
Showing 99: English reviews
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms and great staff. Extremely service oriented and made every effort make our stay the best possible. The managers provided great recommendations for dinner and even made us reservations. Motorcycle friendly. Would definitely stay again.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Pierce M
Kennedale, Texas, United States
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We had six people stay here during a motorcycle trip around the state. Had reservations made months in advance and after we arrived, I noted that hotels are very limited in town so price was high for what you get. This place is very rustic and could use some maintenance. I had no real problems but this motel reminded me...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 17 May 2016

it is a really good place for staying in Marfa. Rooms are very good, clean and comfortable and the reception Sandra is very friendly and she introduces me the view of marfa lights and so on..... Highly recommended! --traveler from china Su Jishuai

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Derrick S
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We stayed here with 4 other couples and while the location was fairly convenient, and the price was pretty right (compared to other lodging in Marfa), the hotel left a lot to be desired. It was not very clean, and our room was in process of being remodeled so there were large boxes everywhere. One of the other couples in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lauren M
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 10 March 2016

My experience during our stay at this facility was relaxing and very pleasant! Definately returning to this property on our next trip to the Small West Texas Town of Marfa! Upon arrival the lady in the front desk reception, I couldn't quite say her name, Rosario, was very welcoming and friendly. Made us feel right at home! Upon arriving into...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank David F
Casper, Wyoming
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I Really enjoyed our stay at the Riata Inn. Best price in town, and great staff as well. Upon arrival we were greeted by the manager, she was very friendly and answered every question from the Marfa lights viewing area to finding a place to eat. Our room was very nice, the remodeling was a big improvement for this place....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Susan T
Bellaire, MI
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

My big question about Marfa, is why is the lodging so expensive? This room would have been $20 less in either Marathon or Terlingua. That said - pros on the room - large, clean, comfortable, firm bed, microwave and frig, and hot water!! Cons- dated, old odd shower head, broken toilet seat, worn, thin towels. Pool was in need of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Bellaire56
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 22 February 2016

It's a motel. I don't expect much, but this one is a bit pricy. They take dogs, which is nice as it seems no one else in Marfa does. Room seemed clean, I didn't come across any thing to worry about. Big room, which the other hotels don't have for sure. Basically: it's a motel on par with Motel 6....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Adam B
Los Angeles
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This hotel is really bad. Our group stayed in 3 rooms over the course of 2 days and it is a complete failure. The rooms were uniformly filthy, they looked like the floors had not been cleaned in weeks. My bathroom was filled with hair, and not just hair from one person, different colors of hair. Not gross enough for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank westwilshire
Goodnight
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Not a lot of choices in Marfa. Clean, friendly and reasonable. Everything is close by. Dogs allowed, which is a necessity with our three. Apparently there have been some past issues here, but we were very comfortable and the staff was very willing to accommodate. With friends in the area we will be back.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CecilRM

11 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Marfa
0.0 km away
Hotel Saint George
Hotel Saint George
#1 of 4 in Marfa
168 reviews
0.0 km away
The Maverick Inn
The Maverick Inn
#3 of 13 in Alpine
364 reviews
0.0 km away
Holland Hotel
Holland Hotel
#2 of 13 in Alpine
429 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 km away
Quality Inn
Quality Inn
#6 of 13 in Alpine
316 reviews
0.0 km away
Hampton Inn Alpine
Hampton Inn Alpine
#1 of 13 in Alpine
509 reviews
0.0 km away
Quarter Circle 7 Hotel
Quarter Circle 7 Hotel
#4 of 13 in Alpine
45 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come join us at the Riata Inn where we offer the biggest rooms from a hotel in Marfa TX! Being the closest property to the Marfa Lights observation and viewing area, (less than 7 miles away) we are minutes away from much of the fun excitement Marfa Texas has to offer. The hotel is also advantageously located near Marfa's McDonald Observatory, Chinati Foundation, and the Fort Davis State Park. Also, stay with us to enjoy the largest rooms around when you visit Big Bend State Park and Big Bend National Park!. "Great product, Great Price, and a put the Customer first style of service." We are confident that your stay at the Riata Inn Hotel Marfa Texas will be a pleasant one! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riata Inn Marfa

Address: 1500 E. Highway 90, Marfa, TX 79843
Region: United States > Texas > Marfa
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Riata Inn Marfa Hotel Marfa
Riata Hotel Marfa
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Riata Inn Marfa staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
El Paso, Texas
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Riata Inn Marfa staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Get a room on the east side for the best view of the desert and Marfa sunrise.”
 of 5 bubbles alamodevil, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no view other than the cows next door in this one story complex.”
 of 5 bubbles running0nempty, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the East side don't have the heat of the afternoon sun, and the view is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles marilynadav, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Recommend a room in the east building if you like a nice view”
 of 5 bubbles 495chadp, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with working toilet.”
 of 5 bubbles 367PhillipS, 17 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5