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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: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bed And Breakfast
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property 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

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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 550 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

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

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
  • 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:

    Carport under the neon sign at the corner of Moore and Hutchison St....moreless

  • 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

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
$169 $189
Fri, Sat
$799

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Rates are based on double occupancy. Each additional guest is $10 per guest, per night. Four guests max please.

A one night stay is available.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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Location

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


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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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

  • Relax with a glass of wine in your private patio

    Relax with a glass of wine in your private patio

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

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

  • Bathroom with tile shower

    Bathroom with tile shower

  • Plush, pillow top queen mattress

    Plush, pillow top queen mattress

  • Warm and cozy bedroom with Queen size bed

    Warm and cozy bedroom with Queen size bed

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

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

  • Private guest house courtyard with fountain

    Private guest house courtyard with fountain

VRBO #339116

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, December 04, 2016

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The Great Getaway in Central San Marcos Guest House

San Marcos #339116

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