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The Excelsior House

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Overview
211 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2253 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Banquet Room
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A grand old hotel with a beautiful garden, and dining area for special events. It is a perfect place for couples, families or a special occasion. The courtyard and dining area are perfect for weddings and receptions.

Thank 259rogersp
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My friend and I stayed in the Grant room in the oldest part of the hotel. It was a very large and spacious room with two double beds. I had found that rooms with two beds are scarce around the town, but this was perfect...More

1  Thank dreisprings
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We got married in Jefferson in 1980 and stayed in the Diamond Bessie Suite. This started our love affair with Jefferson. We’ve been back many times as a couple and with our family. I love this hotel and its charming and history.

Thank dstan86137
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I LOVED this room (214 - Ladybird Room! The bright pink floral wallpaper and antique furniture was so lovely! The history of this hotel is astounding, and the garden club has done such a great job keeping up with it. We had the Plantation Breakfast...More

Thank wherewithalicia
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time at the Excelsior! Beautiful room and great staff who are so very friendly! Hotel has so much history which the staff is more than willing to share with you. Can't wait until my next stay!!

Thank LaDonnaann
Response from Nancy C, General Manager at The Excelsior HouseResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you so very much. Come back soon!

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Description
The oldest and most historic Hotel in the entire State of Texas. Currently owned by The Jessie Allen Wise Garden Club. 15 Historic rooms. Desk Manager on duty 24 hours a day Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 65 - USD 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Excelsior House Hotel Jefferson
Location
United States > Texas > Jefferson
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 65 - USD 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Excelsior House Hotel Jefferson
Location
United States > Texas > Jefferson
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Room & Suite (24)
Dining (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Peevy S
27 October 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
Yes, we are. From 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
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Marguerite D
31 July 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
No. It is $12.95 per person plus tax.
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GrannyBeth
3 May 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
We were built in the 1850's. We do not have an elevator. We have four rooms on the first floor, but they are not considered handicap accessible.
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Room Tips
"Diamond Bessie Suite is our favorite"
dstan86137
23 Jul. 2018
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"The Grant Room was clean and quiet with comfortable beds."
221kennethr
1 Feb. 2018
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"Room #201 is at the end of the hall. Was very quiet for us."
TxHomesteader
20 Jan. 2018
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"definitely NOT 209"
MMHoustonTX
22 Nov. 2017
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