The Austin Street Retreat is an authentic historic home built by European settlers well over a century ago. Restored and embellished through the decades with modern amenities, there are now five unique suites. Located one block off Main Street in Fredericksburg’s National Historic District, this premier property is an authentic Texas treasure built of stone, timber and stucco. It is situated on a large double lot shaded by old growth pecan trees and perennials from the LBJ Ranch. Each suite features elegant, charming decor along with a private terrace.
Popular for Hill Country wine tours, family and friend reunions, special occasions and celebrations, the Retreat can sleep a total of twelve people.
It all began in 1867 when immigrants John and Maria Walter built a log cabin structure and began their new life in Texas. The heritage of these pioneers is preserved here with eighteen inch thick walls, original paint on the ceiling, wood floors and wavy glass in the windows. Added later as the family grew and prospered was a limestone room. Both rooms are now bedrooms each with a Queen size bed. In addition, there is a dressing room, powder room enclosed space with a jetted tub and handheld shower and a sitting room with a flat screen TV, DVD and Time Warner cable. The lovely private terrace has an outdoor table and chairs shaded by a pecan tree which is the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or evening wine.
LOCATION – One block off Main Street in the Historic District
HOST – No host on premises. 24 hour managers on call.
SLEEPS – 4 persons: Queen beds in both bedrooms
BATH – Jetted tub for two with hand held shower
KITCHEN – Coffee bar with microwave and mini fridge.
BREAKFAST – Breakfast Certificates are provided at check-in plus coffee and teas in suite
AMENITIES – Central Heat/Air, iHome Bluetooth for music and alarm, flat screen TV with Time Warner cable, WIRELESS INTERNET
DOGS—YES CHILDREN—YES SMOKING—OUTSIDE WIFI—YES
$215.00* 1 or 2 persons per night (Friday and Saturdayincluding holidays and events)
$185.00* 1 or 2 persons per night (Sunday through Thursday excluding holidays and events)
$30.00* extra 3-4 person per night
$25.00*/1 dog/night (Pet must be crated in guest’s absence and must not bother other guests.)
*plus 13% tax
TWO NIGHT MINIMUM ON EVENT WEEKENDS
(By making a reservation with a pet, you agree to the Gästehaus Schmidt pet policy.)TripAdvisor property ID 2416698...Read more
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