Description of Glamping Units
This pet-friendly hotel in Texas has 20 different luxury rooms available for rent. Half have a king-sized bed and the other half have two double-sized bed, except for the two king owner's suites. Every accommodation has authentic Saltillo tile floors, cowhide rugs, western-style decor and furnishings, and antique, Mexican double doors. Additional amenities include bathrobes, premium linens, toiletries, a hair dryer, an iron and ironing board, bottled water, coffee, and a light continental breakfast served in the main building. Guests can expect their pueblo-style room to have an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, as well as a kiva fireplace, a refrigerator, free Wi-Fi, and a covered porch with Mexican-style equipale chairs that opens up to a well-manicured courtyard with a fountain.
The double bed suites can each accommodate up to four guests. Rates are based on double occupancy, and there is a fee of $15 for each additional person. The king rooms can have a roll-away bed added to them, and there is also a charge of $15 for each additional person. King Owner's Suite #1 has its own private, outdoor courtyard, and King Owner's Suite #2 has a large sitting area and a day bed, which can accommodate an additional person. Read More
- Double bed
- Fire pit
- King-size bed
- Lounge/Living room
- Pool table
- Towels provided
There is a restaurant, a bar, a spa, a fitness center, and a heated swimming pool on site. Guests can also rent bicycles and play volleyball, bocce ball, croquet, and horseshoes on site. There is even a stargazing area with a 24” Dobsonian telescope that was donated by a local observatory, and the 27-acre, on-site garden is often used as a wedding venue.
Glampers should be aware that pets are not allowed in the site’s restaurant, bar, swimming pool, spa, or fitness center.
- Body treatment
- Indoor pool
Location + Surroundings
Marathon is a town in West Texas with a population that hovers around 500 total residents, making it an extremely peaceful and relaxing glamping destination. One of the town's main attractions is its dark, clear night sky, which means ideal stargazing conditions for astronomy-loving glampers. Other attractions in Marathon, many of which relate back to the town's history in the mid 1800s and early 1900s, include Post Road, Post Park, Marathon Historical Museum, Marathon Cemetery, the Bank Vault, Marathon Jail, and Crinoids Hills. This area's climate boasts mild winters and warm, breezy summers, so no matter what time of year, glampers will find themselves in pleasing temperatures while glamping in Marathon. Read More
This pet-friendly glamping site provides homemade treats for dogs, as well as dog bowls, dog beds, and leashes upon request.
Events such as live music performances are held frequently on Friday and Saturday evenings at this site throughout the year, and the hosts can help organize excursions for guests if they choose. Read More
- Bird watching
- Water sports
- Wine tasting
Guests will never have a problem finding something to do with their furry friend while at this glamping site, but if they do wish to leave their dog in their accommodation while they take part in activities, they can do so provided that the dog is kenneled. Activities on site include swimming in the pool, relaxing in the spa, and playing sand volleyball, horseshoes, bocce ball, and croquet. The garden is fantastic for dogs to explore, and at night, the telescope is great for stargazing. Glampers can rent a bicycle to head into town and check out the local attractions, and they can also take a day trip to any one of the cities in West Texas's Big Bend region, including Alpine, Marfa, and Fort Davis. They can even visit Big Bend National Park, which has over 800,000 acres of breathtaking wilderness.
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
There is an additional pet fee of $30 per pet, per night. Guests are ask to mention that they will be bringing their pets upon booking request to ensure that the rental will be ready to accommodate them when they arrive.
Guests must clean up after their pets in their accommodation and on the site. Disturbances caused by pets, such as parking, must be curtailed. Guests must assume responsibility for any damage or injuries caused by their pets. Pets who stay at this glamping site must be fully trained.
This glamping site can be used for weddings, events, and meetings. Guests can inquire about this option upon booking request. Read More