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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the West Texas/Big Bend area, do yourself a favor and stay at the Gage Hotel in Marathon. We stayed in the original part of the hotel so be aware that the rooms are small, but that is part of the historic,...More

Thank Arnold E
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 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 15 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 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rooms with southwestern decor Swimming pool Excellent chef Likable bartenders Plumbing problematic Room 22 shower does not drain properly and toilet is unreliable Room thirty much better On check out at 11 am asked check out person if anyway to get cup Of coffee...More

3  Thank rsegraves
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gage Hotel is located in the small, quiet, and dusty town of Marathon (on the way to Big Bend National Park). This quaint hotel is a golden brick building with several adjoining courtyards and rooms in outlying buildings and the main building (where our...More

Thank Ross T
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Great hotel and restaurant. Throwback to the 1930’s with small but comfortable rooms. It’s all about the history of Texas. Many movie stars stayed here during the filming of “Giant”. The chicken fried steak was amongst the most delicious I’ve ever had.

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3 November 2016|
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Georgeanne C
21 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
21 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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"Remember the rooms in the historic part are small and not all have a bath in the room. Be sure to check out..."
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"grin and bear the ride 4 hours away and stay there."
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"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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