If you are looking for privacy and comfort, the Desert Willow is the place!. The master bedroom has a comfy pillow top queen bed. Adjoining sitting area has comfortable chairs for watching a movie or TV. Internet/DVD/Cable. Second bedroom has two pillow top twin beds and sitting area. Opens to patio. Bath has shower and tub. Cooking is a pleasure in the fully equipped kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, nice stem ware and dishes. The thirty foot covered porch/patio area is a great place to take a nap or grill an evening meal. Pets and children are welcome. Two blocks from town.
Desert Willow Cottage - 2 bed, 1 bath, sleeps 4 - enjoy beautiful West Texas!
- english, spanish
- Calendar last updated:
- Jan 16, 2019
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
Very nice apartment
We had everything we needed & great location
My family lived staying at Desert Willow.
Really nice, clean house in a great location. Near the observatory and state park. Also, an easy drive to Big Bend. We loved the porch and back yard. Staying at Desert Willow is highly recommended.
Very cute place!
The pictures did this place justice. The dogs loved the back yard and the house had everything we could possibly need. I would happily stay here again.
Perfect West TX Spot!
Desert Willow is clean and cozy! Comfy beds and a wonderful porch. Thanks Stephanie for the quick responses to all the last minute questions about pets and kids.
Quiet getaway with amenities
Me and my dog loved it here. It’s clean and has plenty of space for a family. If you want too cook or go out for a meal. They’ve got you covered here. Nice yard and patio for Sunday coffee. I’ll definitely try to stay here again next year.
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We had a marvelous rainy relaxing weekend! It was all great, but we enjoyed the porch the most! ❤️
Located just behind its sister property, The Blue Agave, VRBO.com 1076017. These two properties combined are great for a friends/family gathering!
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Hope this helps your planning! :) Enjoy!!
FORT DAVIS AREA ATTRACTIONS:
Big Bend National & State Park. 2 hr drive. I don't have near enough words to describe!
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center & Botanical Gardens - hiking trails down into canyon- awesome. 2 miles from Ft. Davis on Hwy 118 to Alpine.
Davis Mountains State Park - has the Skyway scenic drive -short but great views over town of Ft. Davis. Black Bear Restaurant at Indian Lodge.
Fort Davis National Historic Site- wonderful history and grounds- also hiking trails behind the Fort - can hike all the way across mountain top to the State Park.
McDonald Observatory- offers day as well as night programs- sandwich type restaurant on site. You MUST do the Star Party!! RESERVATIONS NEEDED - can be done online.
Davis Mountains Scenic Loop Drive - 80 miles - continue on Hwy. past Observatory- wonderful views. Point of Rocks is located 9 miles from Ft Davis if you start out on Hwy 17 & turn on Hwy 166.
Balmorhea State Park - Largest fresh water spring fed pool in the World! $7 park admission- you can see the bottom at 20 feet!! And it's cold- brrrrr!
Marfa Mystery Lights - come on :) you gotta see this just so you can say you did!!! and its free!!! Take Hwy 17 to Marfa 19 miles, turn R- 1 blk to stop sign- Turn L & go over tracks 1 blk to Hwy 90 (flashing red light). Turn L and travel 9 mi to viewing area on R. It's just there- no staff- ha. Total miles=30
Some people imagine seeing them!! Haha.
Museum of the Big Bend - Alpine- Sul Ross University- this is a gorgeous campus-mountain views- free
Marfa-art scene. Kind of tricky to find some of these place. Don't miss Andy Warhol's Last Supper. Huge mural. Try to find the Food Shark truck- lunch only. Beyoncé ate here!
Porters Grocery- full service - closes at 8pm - North end of town Uncles Bucks - wine beer liquor Stone Village - specialty groc store & yummy deli (sandwiches, cookies, rotisserie chickens)-closes 7p Dollar Store- basic needs- 2 blocks away- closes 9p - South end of town
Restaurants: Bistro @ Hotel Limpia- closes 9p- upscale (for Fort Davis:)- great food - Closed Wed.
Drugstore (across from Hotel Limpia) - great breakfast place- but serves all meals
MadDogs Cantina- casual sandwiches to steaks- also open for coffee early (these 3 above are walking distance from Webster House)
Cueva de Leon- Mexican- outdoor patio- usually live music on Thur nights
Lupitas- next to stone village- Mexican - breakfast and lunch only
Pocos- Mexican- lunch only- good hamburgers, great enchiladas, and delicious chile rellenos
Stone Village Deli- my favorite for lunch- sandwiches and salad bar- very fresh items
Nearby Restaurants: Alpine- 25 miles (stunning drive through canyon to get there); Marfa 20 miles
Reata Restaurant-Alpine- more upscale- delicious food- reservations needed- outdoor patio with twinkle lights (THE original before Fort Worth location was established)
La Trattoria - Alpine- Italian
La Casita- Alpine- Mexican
Guzzi Up- Alpine- across from Holland Hotel- pizza/pasta - great carrot cake.
Century Bar & Grill-Alpine @ Holland Hotel- Swanky-the hotel lobby is amazingly beautiful. Outdoor dining courtyard with twinkle lights and usually live music (low key-like one guy with a guitar) on weekends.