Stay in San Marcos near Texas State University

Stay close to great shopping and countless activities in San Marcos when you book a room at the Country Inn & Suites. Bargain hunters love perusing the finds at San Marcos Premium Outlets and Tanger Outlets, both less than six miles away. Kids enjoy splashing the day away at Schlitterbahn Waterpark, and you can continue your aquatic adventures by tubing down the nearby San Marcos River. Texas State University is close by if you're visiting a student, and country music fans shouldn't miss the chance to attend an event at the Cheatham St. Warehouse.
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San Marcos Premium Outlets

3.16 mi / 5.08 km from the hotel
Grab your wallet and find great deals at more than 145 stores, including Calvin Klein, Coach, Gucci and Prada.

Cheatham St. Warehouse

0.97 mi / 1.56 km from the hotel
Known as the place that led the legendary George Strait into the spotlight, this honky-tonk is a great spot to catch up-and-coming country music stars.

Gruene Historic District

12.77 mi / 20.55 km from the hotel
Spend an afternoon perusing antiques and specialty shops in Gruene's historic district. Check the calendar to catch a live show, or plan a wine-tasting trip with friends.

LBJ Museum

1.33 mi / 2.14 km from the hotel
Find out more about the formative years of Lyndon B. Johnson at this museum. Housing more than 150 of his personal items, the museum tells the story of the student and schoolteacher who would go on to become America's 36th president.

Lions Club Tube Rental

1.84 mi / 2.96 km from the hotel
Start at San Marcos City Park for a relaxed, hour-long float down the river to Rio Vista Park. Along the way, enjoy the scenic views, stop off for a swim in an inviting pool or keep an eye out for waterfall chutes.

Texas State University

1.89 mi / 3.05 km from the hotel
Home of the Bobcats and the fourth-largest public university in the state, Texas State University's 457-acre campus features prime access to the San Marcos River.