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Wimberley, Texas
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Took my hubby here for his birthday. Lovely historical inn. Quiet location. Room was wonderful with comfortable antique furnishings and a private bathroom with a nice shower/tub. No AC, but not needed at all. Had homemade cookies waiting in the lobby each day. Nice hot breakfast each morning. Walk the grounds around the inn, they're very nice. We had reservations...

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David S, Owner at VERANDA HISTORIC INN, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We look forward to your next visit. By the way, all of our rooms are air conditioned. Our central A/C is very quiet!

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 1 August 2016

There are basically two places to stay in Fort Davis, Texas-- this B&B and the old hotel Limpia. We usually prefer B&Bs, so chose this, but we think we would have done better in the hotel. The B&B main building is historic, and interesting for that reason, but we thought the separate cottage would be great for us as a...

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David S, Owner at VERANDA HISTORIC INN, responded to this review

I am sorry that you did not enjoy the Garden Cottage. Ironically, it is consistently one of our most popular rooms. The furniture is actually antique (except for the leather lounge chairs), and the building is the original converted bath house for the inn. We like to think that the private porch overlooking Sleeping Lion Mountain makes up for the...

Pearland, Texas
Reviewed 28 July 2016

My wife and I stayed here July 26 for one night. David , the host , was very prompt and courteous showing us to our room, and made good recommendations of restaraunts in the area. The room itself (#7) was large, nice, and clean, with a very comfortable king-sized bed and antique furniture. The bathroom was almost standard hotel fare,...

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Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is a historic inn filled with antique furniture and very relaxing. It had special touches that made it worth the stay. The amazing breakfast in the morning is home cooked and delicious. I was impressed. The homemade cookies put out in the afternoon were awesome. I was excited each day to see what kind they would be. When we...

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Burleson, Texas
Reviewed 13 July 2016

First, let me tell you that I recommend the Veranda as the best place to stay in Fort Davis. It is centrally located near all the stores and restaurants right across the street from the historic court house. Beautiful old inn (built in late 19th century) that is well appointed. Complete with original flooring that talks to you when you...

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David S, Owner at VERANDA HISTORIC INN, responded to this review

I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and would recommend the Veranda. I would like to address a few of your points. Although you were not greeted personalty, most of our guests are. You arrived on a Wednesday which is day I try to partially take off, since it is the slowest day of the week for us. (Even...

Waxahachie, Texas
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We had a great stay at the Veranda and really enjoyed taking in Fort Davis. We were able to book the Garden Cottage so we had a little more seclusion which was nice. Very charming and peaceful out here. My only negatives would be the dog that lives on property and the cheap toilet paper, but that's just me being...

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Snyder, Texas
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Veranda Inn is a quiet small inn. The room was comfortable. We had Suite 8, which is on the west end of the building. It has its own small window unit AC. It provided adequate cooling on a very hot day. There were ceiling fans in both rooms. It was comfortable. The other parts of the building have central...

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Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We made an online reservation a few days beforehand, and arrived at 4:30 ish to the inn. There was a full note on the door that explained where we should go and what amenities were provided. The rooms had: - Sitting room with table and sofa - 2 queen beds - Minifridge - small-ish shower - nice decor Friendly service...

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Paso Robles, California
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Four generations of our family stayed in this charming bed and breakfast, and found it to be a very nice place for all ages. The younger members enjoyed watching the stars from the garden appreciating the very clear sky, and we all thoroughly appreciated the delicious breakfast and going away treat bag.

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this historic inn. The furniture is antique and our room was spacious. The inn has central air and the temperature was comfortable. Breakfasts were outstanding and the afternoon cookies were delicious. Coffee, tea, and water were always available. Restaurants are within walking distance. The owner offered suggestions which were very good. We might return...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in mile-high Fort Davis, the Veranda Inn offers accommodations in a unique historic setting. Built in 1883, the Veranda is the oldest hotel in West Texas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about VERANDA HISTORIC INN

Address: 210 Court Ave., Fort Davis, TX 79734
Region: United States > Texas > Fort Davis
Price Range: €56 - €149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Be aware that cell phone service seems to be shut off during nighttime hours.”
MontanaBorn47, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each room on west side of building have window AC units. A little noisy but still comfortable.”
jimp2719, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are different. The ones that were open looked comfortable and attractive. Suite 8 was nice.”
Bioboy48, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our bed was very firm!”
HCMAssage, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Suite 8 got the afternoon sun. Suites 5 and 9 would be my choice in the future.”
dono575, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
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