Palestine, Texas is a small town located in Anderson County. It is near major airports and known for its scenic beauty. It has a seasonal dogwood blooming period and several sites on the Historic Register. The Texas State Railroad is a state park in town that has scenic train rides through local forests.
When you visit Palestine, you will want to stay at these charming B&B’s.
Magnolia Street Inn
The Magnolia Street Inn is a small inn with only four rooms. Each room has a private bath. The beds are king or queen sized with quality linens. A complimentary breakfast is served daily and a late afternoon snack. Each room has high-speed internet available and a desk.
This Victorian Inn was built in 1874. The renovations made in the house make it comfortable and a joy to stay in. It is surrounded by a wrought iron fence and has a large porch with rocking chairs. It has the charm of the old Victorian homes with modern conveniences.
Breakfast served in the dining room is made fresh daily. They have specialty coffee and teas for early risers at 7:30 a.m. A variety of fresh juices are served daily. The typical breakfast is Crème Brûlée French Toast served with delicious sausages and hash browns with cheese. Another breakfast favorite is Oatmeal Buttermilk Pancakes served with maple syrup. It comes with bacon and seasonal fruit on the side.
They have special packages available with added amenities. The staff will recommend museums, restaurants, wineries, parks, and activities to see when you stay there.
Fig Tree Manor
Fig Tree Manor is another Victorian inn located in the historical district. The inn has four elegant rooms with private and shared baths. The shared bath are only used when guests reserve two rooms. The inn features many special amenities. Rooms have high-speed internet access, satellite TV, and long-distance calling.
The inn has three covered porches where visitors can sit and relax. Daily gourmet breakfast and snacks are included. It has a swimming pool – complete with fountain – in the garden surrounded by flowers, plants, and trees. The pool area has a brick patio and outdoor shower. It has a spa available all year long. The staff will be happy to suggest places to go in the area.
The Three Crows Lodge
The Three Crows Lodge has two locations where guests can stay. It is near the Texas State Railroad and offers a peaceful location. The two locations for rent are the Scott House and Potters Shed. These two spots are for those that want to do their own cooking and entertaining. There’s a winding road from the Scott House and Potter’s Shack that takes travelers to the Three Crows Lodge.
The Scott House has many special amenities. There are three non-smoking bedrooms in the house. It has a coffeemaker, microwave, dishes, dining room with two tables, living room, two full baths, game room, hair dryer, smoker grill, TV, game room, and porch swing. The Potters Shack is for two people or a small family with one non-smoking bedroom, kitchenette, dishes, table for two, sofa bed, TV, electric fireplace, grill and outdoor setting. When you stay the owners will be happy to suggest attractions and places to go.
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