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Gage Hotel

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Reviewed 17 August 2015

We stayed at Gage, one of the Los Portales rooms, just this past week. While we were there, we saw Sam Smith and his entourage at the pool. We kept to ourselves and didn't wish to disturb his relaxation time, but we were all quite excited inwardly. The resort has a very laid back vibe, and we wanted to maintain...

Thank Elsomalo
Reviewed 13 August 2015

The rooms at the Gage are really spacious and comfortable, opening out to a very cool courtyard area. The pool is also great - very relaxed vibe and steps away from your room (wherever you are staying). The staff is incredibly courteous and friendly - responded to requests & arrived at our room w/in just a few minutes (great service)....

Thank Cameron A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Wow! Jaw dropped, eyes wide... 'The Gage' is divine. The pool crystal clear, huge pool towels- a magical escape from reality. Our room in the courtyard was modern day convenience meets the old west. Decorated with serious style and with the customer in mind. The spa where I chose an anti ageing facial, was given by the lovely, knowledgeable 'Hilly'-...

Thank originalpetula57
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Great little hotel. We didn't stay in the main hotel, but opted for Celaya House instead. What a perfect little getaway. An isolated small house which sleeps four. Just a few steps from all the main hotel facilities, but without having to endure any neighbours. Loved it. You still get a maid service as well. This place is 'rustic' -...

Thank Phil G
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 8 July 2015

If you go to the Gage even just to pass by, then you'll know how special it is. It is a little slice of heaven. Aside from being a green oasis in the desert, it just has a calming serene ambiance. You would not guess that a hotel in this area would have the quality restaurant onsite that it does....

Thank hungrytraveler21
Guin, Alabama
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The town that this hotel is in will make you wonder if you made a mistake when you arrive. But this hotel is awesome! We were part of a group of 11 and we all compared rooms. Each room is a little different and so pretty. The bathrooms are great! The hotel is an old historic hotel built during the...

Thank HarleyTraveler1987
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 24 June 2015

The hotel was as lovely as I remembered as a child. The staff was courteous and helpful, the rooms comfortable and the grounds relaxing. The White Buffalo Bar is wonderful and dinner at the 12 Gage is not to be missed. A must see on any tour of the Big Bend area!

Thank babsa507
Shakopee, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 June 2015

On the higher price range, but well worth it! Mostly original structure built around 1920. Very clean, staff was extremely polite and accommodating. Loved having me and my service dog stay with them. Restaurant staff and food were also excellent. Room does not have a TV, which was great for me as I wanted a nice and quiet stay. Entire...

Thank Brad K
Houston, TX
Reviewed 11 June 2015

OK, in Marathon, there aren't a lot of choices for hotels. Basically, there is one, the Gage. We had driven all day on our way to Big Bend National Park and we had already made reservations. We arrived in the late afternoon and did a quick tour of Marathon, which took about 8 minutes and then checked in at the...

3Thank Rocketscientist08
Brackettville, Texas, United States
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We would add this to our greatest experience. The quiet beautiful courtyard offered an ambiance that could not be equaled. The Spanish Villa and the room's decor gives you the pleasant sense of stepping back in time with today's conveniences with a swimming pool and the opportunity to have a fireside chat in one of the courtyards. A nature walking...

Thank YJJimenez

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Located in the Texas Mountain Region, the Gage Hotel offers elegant accommodations to those wishing to escape the mundane. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gage Hotel

Address: 102 W Highway 90, Marathon, TX 79842
Region: United States > Texas > Marathon
Price Range: $85 - $590 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 47
Also Known As:
Gage Hotel Marathon
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“Get one of the larger rooms, if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles Topshelf210b, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“#6 or #7 in the old hotel are larger”
 of 5 bubbles 565jackt, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Check out the Los Portales area. Larger rooms and a bit more private”
 of 5 bubbles WWilliams1965, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Accessibility might be difficult if all the parking areas are taken.”
 of 5 bubbles 94elaineh, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Main building has the most charm, but there is a nearby train.”
 of 5 bubbles 617charliek, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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