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The Great Getaway in Central San Marcos Guest House

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Living area includes leather sleeper sofa, mini fridge, DVD player and Wi-Fi

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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22 Today
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

San Marcos bed and breakfast description

Beautifully furnished, quaint and cozy guest house nestled in the charming historic district of San Marcos. Located just 4 blocks from the downtown square and Texas State University, with convenient access to the Outlet Malls and the San Marcos River.

The Palmer's Guest House is next door to the famous Palmer's Restaurant Bar and Courtyard. Included with your stay is a welcome bottle of Texas Wine and a fabulous meal at Palmer's restaurant. Come enjoy a taste of the Hill Country and everything San Marcos has to offer.




Keywords: Guest House, bed and breakfast, B&B, romantic

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

      Suitability

      • Children Welcome
      • Limited Accessibility:

        Due to it's 1920's construction this property is up 2-3 stairs and has somewhat narrow doors....moreless

      • Non Smoking Only:

        Please refrain from smoking within 15 feet of door entry....moreless

      • Pets Not Allowed:

        Even the most well-behaved pets have dander....moreless

      Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 1-4

      • Bedroom 1

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      • Convertible bed(s)

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      • Two room suite - Queen-size Bed (1) and bath area are separated by a wall/door from suite area with a queen-size sleeper sofa....moreless

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      • Bathroom 1

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      • Tiled walk-in shower, fresh towels, hair dryer and amenities

      Entertainment

      • DVD Player
      • Satellite / Cable
      • Television
      • Video Library:

        Nice selection of DVDs...moreless

      Theme

      • Away From It All
      • Historic
      • Romantic
      • Tourist Attractions

      Attractions

      • Churches
      • Cinemas
      • Health/Beauty Spa
      • Library
      • Live Theater
      • Museums
      • Playground
      • Recreation Center
      • Restaurants
      • Water Parks
      • Winery Tours

      Local Services & Businesses

      • ATM/Bank
      • Fitness Center
      • Groceries
      • Hospital
      • Laundromat
      • Massage Therapist
      • Medical Services

      Leisure Activities

      • Antiquing
      • Bird Watching
      • Boating
      • Eco Tourism
      • Horseback Riding
      • Miniature Golf
      • Outlet Shopping
      • Paddle Boating
      • Photography
      • Scenic Drives
      • Shopping
      • Shuffleboard
      • Sight Seeing
      • Sledding
      • Walking
      • Wildlife Viewing

      Sports & Adventure Activities

      • Basketball Court
      • Cycling
      • Equestrian Events
      • Fishing
      • Freshwater Fishing
      • Golf
      • Golf Privileges Optional
      • Hiking
      • Hot Air Ballooning
      • Hunting
      • Hunting Big Game
      • Hunting Small Game
      • Jet Skiing
      • Kayaking
      • Mountain Biking
      • Racquetball
      • Rafting
      • Rock Climbing
      • Roller Blading
      • Sailing
      • Snorkeling
      • Snorkeling/Diving
      • Spelunking
      • Swimming
      • Tennis
      • Water Skiing
      • Water Tubing
      • Whitewater Rafting

      Dining

      • Dining:

        We have a nice bistro style table for two in the suite portion of the two room guest house....moreless

      • Dining Area

      General

      • Air Conditioning:

        We set the HVAC at a continuous 74 degrees....moreless

      • Covered Parking
      • Iron & Board
      • Linens Provided
      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

        This must be informed/established at least 1 week ahead of time....moreless

      • Towels Provided:

        Environmentally sensitive, we change out towels every third day of a continuous stay. These are not to be taken off property....moreless

      • Wireless Internet

      Kitchen

      • Catering Available:

        Dining available at Palmer's or to-go orders may be placed for pickup....moreless

      • Coffee Maker:

        We provide hot tea/coffee, sweeteners and half & half...moreless

      Outside

      • Golf:

        Several golf courses within 30 minutes...moreless

      • Kayak / Canoe:

        River toobing available close by....moreless

      • Tennis:

        City tennis courts within walking distance...moreless

      Payment Type

      • Amex
      • Discover
      • Mastercard
      • Visa

      Pool / Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            Access to the San Marcos activity center is available less than a mile away...moreless

           

          Reviews

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          My Standard Rate
          1 night min stay
          $139 $169
          Fri, Sat
          $679

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Cleaning Fee $20
          • Tax Rate 15%

          Notes:

          Rates are based on double occupancy. Each additional guest is $20 per guest, per night. Four guests max please.

          A one night stay is available with a $20 cleaning fee.


          Cancellation policy:

          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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          Calendar

          Last updated: 11/21/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates
           

          Location

          30 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          San Marcos Skyport Austin or San Antonio airports
          San Marcos
          Nearest Barpub
          Palmer's Restaurant and Bar
          1 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Texas State Golf Course, or Quail Creek
          2 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          I-35
          San Marcos
          Nearest Restaurant
          Palmer's Restaurant and Bar

          Float down the crystal clear, 72 degree, San Marcos River - we are located just one mile away from Rio Vista Dam.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2010

          About the owner: The Sheffield Family has been in the hospitality business for 20 years. We look forward to your stay!

          The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
          San Marcos is located half-way between Austin and San Antonio, Texas, known as the Gateway to the Hill Country.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

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          Photos

          • Living area includes leather sleeper sofa, mini fridge, DVD player and Wi-Fi

            Living area includes leather sleeper sofa, mini fridge, DVD player and Wi-Fi

          • Comfortable separate living area with pull-out queen-size leather sofa

            Comfortable separate living area with pull-out queen-size leather sofa

          • Living area with pull-out, queen-size leather sofa, chair, & bistro table

            Living area with pull-out, queen-size leather sofa, chair, & bistro table

          • Back Door

            Back Door

          • Warm and cozy bedroom with Queen size bed

            Warm and cozy bedroom with Queen size bed

          • Plush pillow top Queen-size mattress

            Plush pillow top Queen-size mattress

          • Newly renovated bath with tiled shower stocked with all sundries.

            Newly renovated bath with tiled shower stocked with all sundries.

          VRBO #339116

          There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

          This listing was first published here in 2011.

          Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

          $139 - $169 per night (USD)
          8

          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
          Sleeps 4

          View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
          Minimum stay: 1 nights
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          Member since: 2011
          Speaks: english
          • Response time: Within a few hours
          • Response rate: 100%
          • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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