San Marcos is a city in Hay County in the state of Texas, U.S. It is located on the banks of the San Marcos River. It has a rich history dating back to prehistoric Paleoamerican culture. Casita offers you affordable and luxurious student accommodation in San Marcos. Our accommodation options at Casita have state-of-the-art facilities and plenty of amenities and services. Also, they are very well located across the city and are 30 to 45 minutes away from Central San Marcos.
Why Book Student Accommodation in San Marcos
San Marcos was listed among the “10 Most Exciting Small Cities in America" and one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. It is a historic and cultural centre with many museums, art galleries, and parks. It hosts many cultural festivals such as the Hill Country Jazz Festival and the Lost River Film Festival. Casita offers you affordable student accommodation in San Marcos near all the important locations in the city such as universities, restaurants, and entertainment venues.
Universities in San Marcos
Casita offers San Marcos student accommodation within a short distance to the following university:
Three student accommodation options in San Marcos within a 14-minute car drive from the university.
San Marcos train station is an 18-minute walking distance from the university. North Guadalupe and Woods bus station is an eight-minute walk from the university and Hopkins and LBJ bus station is a seven-minute walk.
Nearby places of interest: Mystery Mountain, Children's Park, and Wonder World Cave and Adventure Park.
Is San Marcos a good place to live?
San Marcos is a small cozy city that has a friendly community. It combines the best of both worlds; suburban and urban feels. There are plenty of things to do in the city; from dining out with friends, visiting entertainment venues and historical locations, to relaxing on the beach. Although the city is very quiet and peaceful, it has many lively and bustling locations. To make it even better, it is close to many beautiful nature sites such as the ocean, the mountains, and the desert. In conclusion, San Marcos is a great place to live, especially for international students.
Must-Visit Places in San Marcos
San Marcos has many exciting entertainment spots and historical sites that are a must-visit. These locations include San Marcos River, Central Texas Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, Texas State University Bobcat Stadium, The Wittliff Collections, Silo Gallery and Glass Studio, Hays County Historic Courthouse, Studio San Martian, Wimberley Glassworks, The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment, Paddle SMTX, Air Carriage Over Texas, and the Olympic Outdoor Center.
Transportation in San Marcos
Since San Marcos is a small city, moving around it is quite easy. The City of San Marcos Transit division operates Capital Area Rural Transportation Systems (CARTS). They are buses that travel on seven routes for a fare of $1 per single ride. San Marcos is easily accessible via San Marcos Municipal Airport and Amtrak’s San Marcos train station.
Other Student Accommodations in the USA
Besides offering luxurious and affordable student accommodation in San Marcos, Casita also offers student accommodation options in the nearby cities which include: