Nice places to bed down

Nice places to Bed Down


Listed below, you will fine reviews from a few really nice places to bed down for the night. These are Hotels, Motels and Bed and Breakfast Inns that we feel offer a nice nights rest and a good value for folks who may be traveling in their area.

We don't intend to list every Hotel, Motel or B&B out there, just the ones we know to be good. The reviews are independent reviews without any advertising purchased by the reviewee!

Stolen Moments Inn - Maypearl Tx

Stolen Moments Inn Mayperal Texas Texasfirsthand.comStolen Moments Inn - Maypearl Tx

Stolen Moments Inn. A scrapbooking, quilting, stamping and crafting retreat conveniently located in Maypearl, Texas. Six to eight of you can spend your weekend together and have lots of room and lots of fun! They know what you want in a retreat, and can provide it for you and for your friends. Who knows more about what a retreat should be like than a gal who spent ten years looking for the perfect one?

You and your friends will stay in our 1922 Victorian retreat which has been completely renovated and beautifully decorated. Your comfort has been considered in every detail. Because we know you want to have your weekend with your best gal-pals,
we set up our retreat so that you will have the entire house for your group all weekend. YOU choose who attends your retreat. We trust you to put together the best group!

Stolen Moments Inn is located in Maypearl, Texas - a small, quiet town just 30-45 minutes from the hustle and bustle of the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex. You can get to us easily from either 35 E out of Dallas or 35 W out of Ft. Worth.

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Winding Ridge Bed and Breakfast

Winding ridge BB TexasFirsthand.comWinding Ridge Bed and Breakfast

We have just learned about this nice Bed and Breakfast located just south of Ennis Texas.

Located 30 minutes from downtown Dallas on lovely Sugar Ridge Road (one of the official Bluebonnet Trails) near Ennis, Texas where rolling hills, wild flowers and scenic views greet you! Retreat to your own 22 private acres in a charming Texas Hill Country atmosphere. Unwind watching the magnificent sunrise and sunsets on the wrap-around porch or melt into the jacuzzi hot tub as you gaze at an abundance of starsor cozy up around the fabulous rock fire pit sipping your favorite beverage. Book Winding Ridge for your next romantic getaway or family "stay-cation". Other occasions unclude: intimate weddings, reunions, birthday parties, camp outs and retreats.

We will have more information on the interesting B&B shortly.

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The Emily Morgan Hotel

San Antonio, Texas - The Emily Morgan Hotel  - Personal Experience -  We stayed at this Hotel recently and were very comfortable and I have t0 say our stay was a  very pleasant one. The Hotel is within easy walking distance to the River walk, the Alamo and has many fine restaurants close by.

 The Emily Morgan Hotel is located in downtown San Antonio, Texas, adjacent to the Alamo and one block from the famed San Antonio River Walk. The Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the Majestic Theater are less than five blocks from the hotel.

Hotel Features. The Emily Morgan Hotel's exterior showcases baroque-architecture housing contemporary urban interiors. The Oro Restaurant and Bar's décor complements the hotel's polished stone foyer and features candle-lit settings with regional Texas cuisine. Early evenings at the restaurant offer drink specials and complimentary appetizers. More than 4,000 square ... feet of meeting space are available, including a library with a double-sided stone fireplace that adjoins the lobby. Wireless Internet access is available, for a fee. A stainless-steel pool overlooks the San Antonio skyline. The 24-hour, pool-view fitness center includes cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, and free weights.

Guestrooms. The 14-story Emily Morgan Hotel offers 177 guestrooms featuring views of the Alamo and San Antonio skyline. Bedding includes down feather-topped bedding and 300-thread count linens. Wireless Internet access is available for a fee. Mahogany furniture includes high-backed headboards and armoires. Coffeemakers with complimentary coffee are provided. Granite bathrooms offer Aveda toiletries and cotton waffle bathrobes. Select rooms feature jetted tubs and separate sitting areas.

Expert Tip. The ORO Restaurant in the Emily Morgan Hotel is known for its margaritas. The ORO margarita features freshly-squeezed lime juice and anejo tequila. The restaurant also offers 50-cent martinis at lunch on Fridays.

Room rates are very resonalbe starting at $79 - 

Indian Lodge

Indian Lodge Fort Davis TexasIndian Lodge, located a short distance from the Fort, is a unique inn located in Jeff Davis County northwest of Fort Davis within the bounds of Davis Mountains State Park. Built in the 1930s, it was opened to the public in 1939.  The historic section of the lodge was constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and features the original interiors and furnishings.

In 1967, a major construction project was completed, including renovation of the original structure, which has eighteen-inch adobe walls, hand-carved cedar furniture, and ceilings of pine viga and latilla. It resembles a Southwestern Native-American-style, multilevel pueblo village. Indian Lodge was voted the #1 accommodation in Texas by readers of Texas Highways magazine in 1992.

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