Stay near Texas State University at our San Marcos hotel

Situated off I-35, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Marcos, TX is the perfect home base for exploring Central Texas. Our convenient location puts you near great shopping, such as Tanger Outlets and San Marcos Premium Outlets as well as the antique stores and specialty shops in the Gruene Historic District. Kids love a day of thrills and spills at Schlitterbahn Waterpark or floating down the San Marcos River with an inner tube from Lions Club Tube Rental. In town to show your Bobcat pride? Texas State University is just a five-minute drive from the hotel.

When you’re ready to unwind after a long drive or a game at Bobcat Stadium, take a dip in our heated indoor pool. Afterward, drop by the lobby for a cookie to enjoy by the fireplace or out on our patio with lounge chairs. If you need to print out tickets for the big game, head to our business center.

Stay connected with free Wi-Fi in our rooms and suites

Wake up with freshly brewed coffee and watch the news on the flat-screen TV in the comfort of your hotel room. Our warmly decorated rooms also include a microwave and fridge so you can easily prepare snacks and store drinks. Use the free Wi-Fi to upload vacation photos to social media. Traveling with family? Upgrade to a suite to enjoy additional space and amenities like a sleeper sofa, a living room, or a kitchenette.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 2 children
Thanks to a microwave, you can enjoy hot snacks any time of day in our standard king-bed rooms.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults, 1 child
Beat the Texas heat with a cold drink from the refrigerator in one of our standard rooms with two queen beds.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 2 children
Your significant other will love a romantic stay in this suite with a two-person whirlpool.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 6 adults
You can lounge in the separate living room while you watch one of the two TVs in a one-bedroom suite.

1 Bedroom Kitchenette Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 2 children
You can wake up refreshed after a quiet night’s sleep in the private bedroom of a one-bedroom suite.

Premium 1 Bedroom Kitchenette Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 1 child
Sit down at the dining table for a meal prepared in the kitchenette of our premium one-bedroom suite.
Host your next graduation celebration, birthday party, or business conference for up to 40 guests in our flexible meeting room. Take advantage of free Wi-Fi and audiovisual equipment to ensure your presentation is a success. Our team can help you with all the details and create a personalized website to keep your guests informed. Contact the hotel to ask about our special packages for meetings and other events.


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Located between San Antonio and Austin on I-35, San Marcos makes an ideal base for exploring Central Texas. Whether you're here for graduation at Texas State University or a family getaway, be sure to check out area attractions such as the family-friendly Wonder World Park, the historic LBJ Museum, and San Marcos Premium Outlets, where you’ll find more than 145 stores. Don’t miss these favorite sights:

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.

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

190.38 mi / 306.39 km from the hotel
Prepare to get drenched at this popular attraction, featuring indoor water rides, thrilling speed slides, and waves for surfing along with endless lazy rivers, uphill water coasters, and kid-friendly playgrounds.

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 Historic District. Check the calendar to catch live music at a dance hall dating from 1878, or plan a wine-tasting trip with friends.

LBJ Museum

1.33 mi / 2.14 km from the hotel
Housing more than 150 personal items, the museum tells the story of Lyndon B. Johnson, a 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.
1560 Interstate 35 S, San Marcos, Texas 78666, United States

Choose our comfortable hotel rooms off I-35 to stay just half an hour south of Austin and approximately an hour north of San Antonio. The San Marcos Station, just 1.2 miles away, provides service with Amtrak's Texas Eagle line and Greyhound Lines buses. You can also ride CARTS, a regional bus system visiting destinations throughout the nine counties surrounding Austin, including Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS). San Marcos Regional Airport is only eight minutes away.

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