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Holiday Inn Express & Suites San Marcos South


Explore San Marcos

Don't Go Home Without

Enjoy bit of German culture in nearby New Braunfels, Texas. Check out Rio Vista Dam where is a great hangout spot with your pets and tube the San Marcos River. And no trip is complete to the area unless you stop by Wimberley Glass Works to see the art of hand blown glass. Research the history of Lyndon B. Johnson at the LBJ Museum.

Must See

You must check out Purgatory Creek for nature walks and hikes to take a view of the gorgeous city of San Marcos. Take a back road and discover the Texas Hill Country heading towards Wimberly, Texas. Float the San Marcos or Guadalupe river with friends and family to relax.

Must Do

While you are in town visit some of San Marcos’ top attractions. Discover the downtown Square area with its unique shops, restaurants and lounges. Explore Spring Lake in a glass bottom boat at Aquarena Center, Wonder World Park or some classic cars at Dick’s Classic Garage. Enjoy a relaxing float down the San Marcos River, or spend the day shopping the San Marcos Premium and Tanger Outlets.

Local Tips

SXSW and ACL in Austin is only a 30 minute drive going north. Circuit of the Americas for Formula F1 races and other Gran Turismo races is also a 30 minute drive going northeast. Always bring an umbrella with you with the crazy Texas weather. Visit the Alamo in San Antonio which is a 30 minute drive going south.

Nearby Attractions

  • The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Nearby Dining

  • Springs Bistro + Bar