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The Cotton Palace

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 20 May 2016

My wife and I stayed here in the Bear Suite for 4 days during my daughter's graduation week from Baylor. We could not have been happier with our accommodations. The Bear Suite is a Baylor themed mini apartment separate from the main house. It is very quiet and comfortable and just steps from the main house. The main is house...

1Thank Steve14051
Reviewed 15 May 2016

What a treat! We rented the entire house with some friends to celebrate our sons' graduation from Baylor University. From the minute our feet hit the front steps, Vicky made it her mission to be sure we felt welcome, comfortable and at home. She succeeded 110%! There was delicious coffee and tea available to us around the clock, plus peppermints...

2Thank Suzanne T
Bartow, Florida
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

My two sisters and I stayed for one night. It was the best night of our vacation. Vicky and her daughter are so welcoming. Jennifer gave us a tour of the house before taking us to the room we had for the night. May's Attic, is so homey and welcoming. Breakfast of jalapeño quiche, fruit and sausage was fantastic. You...

Thank tracypadula
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I can't say enough good things about The Cotton Palace. The whole house is very well-decorated and homey, and we loved the tour and history lesson of the house when we arrived. The attic loft was perfect for the four of us on our girls' trip...so cute and comfy. Our breakfasts were delicious and served with lots of happiness and...

Thank afox98
McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 8 April 2016

This is an absolutely beautiful B&B. We've stayed at over 20 B&B's and this is one of the best. The owner's service is excellent. She proclaims to be there to make you happy and she delivers! Definitely take advantage of breakfast. The food is outstanding but the highlight is the host "Dutch". I won't say more to spoil the surprise.

1Thank jene63
Washington, Missouri
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Staying at the Cotton Palace was one "favorite" of our experiences in Waco (and there were MANY)! Jennifer checked us in and immediately made us feel welcome. I had spoken with Vicki on the phone a couple of times and she was wonderful then, but upon our arrival, she was always going over and above to make sure we were...

1Thank jaber427
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Wow! Beautiful and spotless 1910 B&B owned by mother and daughter Vicki and Jennifer. From the call to reserve a room to the time we checked out we were treated with warmth, love and caring- like family. My daughter is a vegan and Jennifer the owner/chef studied recipes and made her delicious vegan meals for breakfast all four mornings we...

Thank christine d
Conroe, Texas
Reviewed 19 March 2016

What a memorable experience at The Cotton Palace! Vicki and Dutch are the best innkeepers and really show how much they care about their guests. The rooms are beautiful and the breakfast was spectacular! Loved meeting Dutch and hearing his stories. He is a legend and I hope to have a memory like him when I'm his age. Who knew...

2Thank NanC0915
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time staying at the Cotton Palace in Waco Tx. Two moms and two senior daughters on a spring break road trip from Houston and our first stop was Waco to see the Chip and Joanna's Magnolia Market. Vicki, the hostess, was so warm, and inviting and immediately made us feel like treasured guests. The B&B is...

2Thank katefitz83
Richmond, Texas
Reviewed 10 March 2016

From the moment my girlfriends and I drove up it was a wonderful experience. The Cotton Palace is just that...a palace! The newly renovated home is the best B&B I have ever stayed in and my husband and I have stayed in many over the years. My friends and I stayed in Matt's attic and there was plenty of space...

1Thank Teresa Hebert C

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cotton Palace is a luxury restored historical landmark in the historic area of Waco, Texas. - Offering seven unique guest rooms all with private baths and some with whirlpool tubs, this Central Texas bed and breakfast is sure to please any traveler. - Complete with luxury amenities, an ideal location for visiting Waco's many attractions, and a gourmet breakfast served every morning - this wonderful Texas bed and breakfast offers a unique opportunity for your next Texas vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cotton Palace

Address: 1910 Austin Ave., Waco, TX 76701
Region: United States > Texas > Waco
Price Range: €103 - €140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Good for couples or a girls trip to Magnolia Silos”
  • Sun room with DVD's and a Kurig coffee maker
  • Jennifer, 1st floor, king size bed
  • ADA Shower
DucksRule, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Hayley May room.....Highly suggest it.”
griff4fish, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Read descriptions on Cotton Palace website to know which room suits you best. All rooms are lovely.”
DJ_Cincy, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor room largest”
cld63, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If stairs are a challenge, ask for the lower room. The interior stairs are steep for those who have a hard time.”
claral101, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
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