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Dakota Ranch

1818 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666
1818 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666

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Resident 2019 - 2020
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05/02/2020
First I want to start off by saying that Dakota Ranch puts up a complete facade when trying to compel future renters. They up-sell their "amenities" to try and hide the fact that the actual units are not properly taken care of. Upon moving in i… See More
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Resident 2019
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12/12/2019
For a college residency, Dakota Ranch is very quiet. It's a short 5-10 minute drive to campus and the bus is always quick to get here. I've been here for a year and a half, and it's always been very homey. The staff is wonderful! See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2019
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11/22/2019
Loved the amenities and outdoor areas at Dakota Ranch, and the residents seem respectful. Our tour was great and our leasing agent knew the answer to all of our questions. I'm pretty confident I will be signing here! See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019
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09/08/2019
Would not recommend this complex to anyone, I have had consistent problems for the last eight months that I have lived here. Ranging from being without wifi for roughly two weeks, staff entering my apartment without obtaining my consent before doing so, maintenance issues not being… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019
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08/25/2019
Been here for a year now and I'm super bummed out I have to stay another year. When first moving in everything seemed fine but little things began occurring. First I never received the cable box (still haven't after a year), we began to notice how… See More
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cbcopler • Resident 2018 - 2019
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06/03/2019
Worst customer service experience I have ever had. I have been without wifi or cable (both of which I pay for through the complex) for 10 days now. I have contacted the leasing office multiple times about the issues and have been told "we're working on… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019
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04/15/2019
I don't suggest living here at all. We went and looked at the model and were impressed and super excited to move in until we actually did. On move in day we walked into our apartment and it was filthy, had not been cleaned at all… See More
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Resident 2018 - 2019
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01/17/2019
Favorite place I've lived at so far. I wish I knew about Dakota Ranch 2 years ago when I was looking for my first apartment. I'm so happy that I resigned for the next year! The staff and the property is amazing!! I'm so glad I… See More
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Resident 2019
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01/17/2019
Being pet friendly was big for me! Apartments are scenic and I love living out here as there aren't a lot of parties to keep me up. Good amenities and super friendly office staff! Properties are pretty clean as well. See More
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Brianna_H463 • Resident 2018
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11/12/2018
I love living at Dakota Ranch! By far one of the most scenic and beautifully made apartment complexes. It truly makes you feel at home. The staff is so generous and nice and I love how involved with the residents they are. See More
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Resident 2018
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10/18/2018
Dakota Ranch has great potential to be a nice complex but the management stops caring about you the second you sign the lease. My AC, cable and internet all do not work properly and after multiple maintenance requests still nothing has changed. They will lie to… See More
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Resident 2018
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10/01/2018
Love the size of my one bedroom apt, the property is nice as well. My apt has brand new countertops and carpet but the major draw back of living here is the age of this complex. I didn't realize how old they were until I moved… See More
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Resident 2018
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07/29/2018
This apartment complex is absolutely disgusting. When my son moved in, the apartment had not been cleaned at all. To their credit, they did send a cleaning team to try to clean around my son and his 2 roommates as we moved things in. However, the… See More
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Jorge_V129 • Resident 2016 - 2018
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05/25/2018
Good apartment complex. Safe, okay amenities, quiet, and nice to simply be around and enjoy the serenity and beauty of the Hill Country. Only bad thing is that rent is high and apartments are kind of small. See More
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[email protected] • Resident 2016 - 2017
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12/12/2017
I love Dakota Ranch because it is a quiet complex, has a beautiful pool and also has a really nice fitness center. The staff is always super helpful and goes out of their way to help you. I also have a dog and Dakota has trails… See More
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gpagncs • Resident 2016 - 2017
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12/12/2017
Lived here for two years finishing up school and its best place in San Marcos. Lots of green space, Hiking trails and a dog park. 5 min bus ride to school and close to everything without all the traffic. See More
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Resident 2015 - 2017
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12/11/2017
I've lived at Dakota for 3 years. The first two were fantastic, however this last year they got bought out by American Campus, a large cooperation that owns student apartments across America. The staff I had learned to trust disappeared, rent was raised, and the service… See More
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Resident 2017
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12/02/2017
My response is basically the same except I didn't break lease... Student housing is not my thing. I've had issues with this apartment the moment I moved in. The move in process was difficult because they couldn't find my keys, so I had to wait for… See More
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Resident 2017
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10/05/2017
I've had issues with this apartment the moment I moved in. The move in process was difficult because they couldn't find my keys, so I had to wait for new ones to be made. The unit was not "newly remodeled" as stated on paper. There were… See More
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Resident 2017
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09/18/2017
The application process was a breeze! It's a beautiful place! The staff have been very easy to work with ... they have been pleasant, friendly, & knowledgeable of property. See More
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Resident 2017
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08/29/2017
The apartments are nice, but I think they are a little over priced. The amenities are great and it's a safe place to live. When I moved in, things weren't quiet what I was expecting, dirty, lots of paint every where and a lot of dents… See More
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Eric_C • Resident 2017
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08/22/2017
I love it hereasy. The fact that they go above and beyond makes me feel at ho,email with my new move to Texas. They have been beyond accommodating and helpful with my last minute lease. See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2017
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06/05/2017
The amount of activities available are endless. Very nice pool, weight room, pool table, trails, even PlayStation and Xbox are available! What more can you ask for, great location and community. See More
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Squiser • Resident 2017
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05/18/2017
Awesome place to live. Quiet and staff are very helpful! See More
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DeniseArriaga • Resident 2017
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05/12/2017
I love how friendly the employees are and the maintenance is GREAT ! The two bed rooms are very spacious with excellent appliances. The trails are great for pet owners and for active oudoorsy hikers. I get the privacy and the security I need. See More
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Features & Amenities

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Pets

  • Dogs Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required
    Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
  • Cats Allowed
    Deposit: Required
    Rent: Required

Disclaimer: Pet Policy data have been collected from Internet users and may not be a reliable indicator of current or comprehensive pet policies offered.

Floor Plans & Pricing

Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,255

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    Studio

1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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    $1,226

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    1 Bedroom

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    $794

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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms

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    $730

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    3 Bedrooms

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Leasing:

Our residents enjoy a casual lifestyle accented with a variety of community amenities including a Starbucks coffee bar, business center and game room, fitness center with tanning beds, and a sand volleyball and sports court. We provide our residents with a covered bus stop where the Texas State Tram will pick you up! No more waiting in the rain. Enjoy a cup of coffee while you comfortably wait for the tram inside the office or under the covered spot in the shade. Dakota Ranch features thoughtfully designed interiors including a full size washer/dryer in every apartment, built-in microwaves, huge walk-in closets, privacy bathrooms, free cable and free high-speed Internet. Our amenity packages compliment either independent or roommate living: Dakota Ranch will help you explore a lifestyle beyond your expectations. Come visit our Texas State Hangout San Marcos apartments and experience the difference between living and living well... Dakota Ranch, for those who expect quality and embrace only the best in apartment living!

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Frequently Asked

What are noise levels like at Dakota Ranch?
The community is rated 2/5 stars, which is considered having loud noise levels on average.

How satisfied are residents with the upkeep and overall appearance of the grounds at Dakota Ranch?
The community is rated 2/5 stars, signifying slight satisfaction on average.

How safe is Dakota Ranch?
The community is rated 1/5 stars, which is considered being not safe on average.

How satisfied are residents with the neighborhood
The community is rated 4/5 stars, signifying much satisfaction on average.

How effective was the maintenance team when resolving your problem?
The community is rated 1/5 stars, which is considered being not very effective on average.

What is the pet policy at Dakota Ranch?
Dogs Allowed
Deposit: Required
Rent: Required
Restrictions: Breed restrictions apply.
Cats Allowed
Deposit: Required
Rent: Required

What types of floor plans are available?
Studio, 1 Bath and 1 Bed, 1 Bath and 2 Beds, 2 Baths and 3 Beds, 3 Baths


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