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    Hotel El Capitan

    100 E. Broadway, PO Box 667, Van Horn, TX 79855-0667
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    Traveller (210)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (18)
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good38%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “west texas” (53 reviews)
    “rooms are small” (25 reviews)
    “fried steak” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
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    11 - 15 of 388 reviews

    Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

    I read some reviews about small rooms. If you are from Texas you should be ashamed of yourself !! Ok so some rooms are small this is a revamped old historic hotel and personally I think it is wonderful. Where else can you see the...More

    Thank Elizabeth B
    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a courtyard view suite/room the room was small, but we expected that being an older property. The bed was super comfortable, the AC was cold, and the room was super clean. We would definitely stay again.

    1  Thank Atomicbart
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    Not a lot of choices in Van Horn, but this is the best for sur with a very good breakfast and the restaurant has the BEST chicken fried steak I have had. It is the closet point to the Guadulupe Mountains National Park and all...More

    1  Thank tjcknigh
    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    If this is the best hotel in Van Horn TX per Trip Advisor, we recommend that you just keep driving... We overnighted here during a nearly six week driving trip, using Trip Advisor recommendations. Now we just laugh.... The brusque young man at central reception...More

    1  Thank Wanda71
    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    The Hotel Capitan offers unique accommodations and dining in the tiny West Texas town of Van Horn. The historic old hotel has been beautifully restored with a welcoming courtyard in front and colorful tile and accent pieces inside. Although the rooms are somewhat small, as...More

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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Van Horn
    54 reviews
    #2 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    1.0 km
     
    Hampton Inn Van Horn
    626 reviews
    #3 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    2.9 km
     
    Taylor Motel
    83 reviews
    #4 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    0.9 km
     
    Desert Inn
    67 reviews
    #5 of 14 hotels in Van Horn
    0.4 km
     
    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Texas >
    • Van Horn
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    Traveller (210)
    Room & Suite (42)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (169)
    Nearby
    Taylor Motel
    83 reviews
    .87 km away
     
    Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Van Horn
    54 reviews
    1.04 km away
     
    Hampton Inn Van Horn
    626 reviews
    2.95 km away
     
    Desert Inn
    67 reviews
    .38 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    El Capitan Restaurant
    302 reviews
    .01 km away
    Chuy's Restaurant
    352 reviews
    1.30 km away
    Mom's Kitchen
    9 reviews
    1.28 km away
    Subway
    6 reviews
    1.10 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Tumlbleweed Mini Golf
    4 reviews
    .11 km away
    Rio Grande Arms
    1 review
    .21 km away
    Red Rock Ranch Tours - Private Tours
    4 reviews
    .29 km away
    Van Horn Community Church
    1 review
    1.80 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    shotzkitch
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from Holly H | Reviewed this property |
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    8 December 2016|
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    Response from JimChee | Reviewed this property |
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    Dick C
    9 April 2015|
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    Response from BDiekema | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "the odd number rooms are along the back of the hotel and quieter, other rooms overlook the courtyard"
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    "Spring for the courtyard room, open the doors and smell the air."
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    "towards the front is best"
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    "had heard of some train noise but only heard one train go by."
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