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    Hotel El Capitan

    100 E. Broadway, PO Box 667, Van Horn, TX 79855-0667
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good38%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “west texas” (53 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (25 reviews)
    “fried steak” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
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    1 - 5 of 388 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This Hotel is a beautiful art deco classic from the 30's. Fantastic remodel and a pleasure to stay in. The hotel Resturant is fantastic. The Pistachio encrusted chicken fried steak is beyon compare. If passing through West Texas its a must stop.

    Thank Jwg717
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Beautiful historic hotel, very clean with much charm!!! Comfy bed! Even though we had our dog, our room was odor free and very comfortable. Our dog sat with us on the courtyard when we ate dinner. Service at the restaurant was slow, but the atmosphere...More

    1  Thank Joan W
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We have been wanting to visit this place for years and finally decided to do it. We were greeted and checked in quickly by a friendly desk clerk, Monica. We had reserved a king room with a courtyard view. The room was small but adequate....More

    Thank Joyflnoise
    Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

    Loved it. Wonderfully preserved hotel which oozes character. The dining room was also excellent and is popular with locals. Personally found the rooms plenty large enough. Staff are great and good continental breakfast is included in the rate

    Thank GlynCarre
    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    Great old Trost Hotel. Classic design and architecture, comfortable beds, nice personnel and a great restaurant. This hotel has a lot of history and remains a gem in a city in the middle of nowhere. Rooms very tastefully re done but character if a by...More

    Thank Largeandy
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Van Horn
    54 reviews
    #2 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
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    Hampton Inn Van Horn
    627 reviews
    #3 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    2.9 km
     
    Taylor Motel
    83 reviews
    #4 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
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    Quality Inn of Van Horn
    161 reviews
    #5 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
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    Desert Inn
    67 reviews
    #6 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
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    Knights Inn Van Horn
    123 reviews
    #7 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    1.5 km
     
    Econo Lodge
    55 reviews
    #8 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    1.8 km
     
    Motel 6 Van Horn
    108 reviews
    #9 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    2.1 km
     
    Red Roof Inn Van Horn
    69 reviews
    #10 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    2.5 km
     
    Days Inn Van Horn TX
    282 reviews
    #11 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    0.7 km
     
    Super 8 Van Horn
    224 reviews
    #12 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    2.3 km
     
    Whitten Inn
    167 reviews
    #13 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Texas >
    • Van Horn
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    Traveller (210)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (169)
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    Quality Inn of Van Horn
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    302 reviews
    .01 km away
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    352 reviews
    1.30 km away
    Mom's Kitchen
    9 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Subway
    6 reviews
    1.10 km away
    Nearby Attractions
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    4 reviews
    .11 km away
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    1 review
    .21 km away
    Red Rock Ranch Tours - Private Tours
    4 reviews
    .29 km away
    Van Horn Community Church
    1 review
    1.80 km away
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    shotzkitch
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from Holly H | Reviewed this property |
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    512JLynn
    8 December 2016|
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    Response from JimChee | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I don't really know.
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    Dick C
    9 April 2015|
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    Response from BDiekema | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do.
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    Room Tips
    "the odd number rooms are along the back of the hotel and quieter, other rooms overlook the courtyard"
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    "Spring for the courtyard room, open the doors and smell the air."
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    "towards the front is best"
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    "had heard of some train noise but only heard one train go by."
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