Take a step back through time when you visit Texas State University-San Marcos, a reminder of what once was.
It's situated in San Marcos, approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) outside of the state capital, Austin.
Are you only staying for a short visit? Reserve a room at one of the 13 accommodations that are within a short drive of Texas State University-San Marcos. Many travelers have had a good experience at the Hampton Inn & Suites San Marcos, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, the Comfort Suites Near Texas State University, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, and the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, San Marcos, TX, 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
For those that enjoy an excellent bargain, there are a couple of low-priced hotels nearby that are sure to suit your needs. For instance, you'll find the Red Roof Inn San Marcos 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, while the Knights Inn - San Marcos is 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
When you're done at Texas State University-San Marcos, take a short walk to UAC Cafe (Starbucks) for a few snacks, a caffeine hit or an energizing drink. Are you still feeling hungry? Panda Express Inside Jones Dining Center is also close-at-hand and offers visitors a more substantial eating experience. Encounter a different side of the local area when you order a drink at Louie's Beer Garden and Oyster House, also just around the corner.
It makes plenty of sense to hop on a train when you're going to Texas State University-San Marcos. The nearest station, San Marcos Station, is only 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) away.