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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We spent a week with Rosemary, visiting the towns and cities of the area. The house is wonderful. So light and spacious, full of interesting things without feeling cluttered, and definitely no chintzy, fake-Victoriana. All three rooms have access to their own porch looking over the extensive grounds. Breakfasts were fabulous and Rosemary was there each morning for interesting conversation...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2016

What a beautiful home we found nestled in the bush near San Marcos and Wimberly. Ideal to relax and unwind in a natural bushland setting if you are wanting to take a few days break and be pampered. Our hostess provided spotlessly clean, beautifully spacious rooms looking out into natural bushland which can be enjoyed also from the wide verandas...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 28 March 2016

I was looking for a getaway weekend, with lots of R&R, and this was just the place. Very peaceful and comfortable, if you just want to catch up on some reading or enjoying the fresh country air. Or perfect to pop into nearby Wimberley, or San Marcos.... or visit the scenic area wineries. Do as much as you want, or...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

You won't be disappointed in this well managed and friendly Bed & Breakfast. Warmly greeted with treats & a brief tour by the owner Rosemary. Delicious 2 course gourmet breakfast. Purposed-built in 2008 & beautifully appointed with period antiques & art. Each lovely bedroom has a private bath & French doors to a comfortable wrap around porch. Appears remote but...

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Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 16 November 2015

We loved the house and the feel of it. It turns out that Rosemary was on vacation, but Adam did a great job filling in as host and cook for breakfast. We stayed two nights, and the breakfast was different each day. Great food and company. Lots of attention was given to the grounds, which includes a running brook and...

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W. Orange, NJ
Reviewed 16 November 2015

2 Course Breakfast is a treat! Owners made an excellent suggestion for dinner. Conversation in the living room prior to dinner was a welcome delight. They are located near glass blowing place and between San Marcos and Wimberley. We highly recommend it.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Rosemary is a most warm and welcoming host. She also serves an excellent gourmet breakfast. I visited with two of my friends. From the moment we arrived to the moment we hugged goodbye, I felt I was visiting a good friend. Her home is beautiful and comfortable. Rosemary designed the home and the three bedrooms are well situated. Each has...

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1Thank aerdna56
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We were visiting from New Jersey for our nephew's wedding. Alexandra's House looked really beautiful online. It is even more elegant and exquisite in real life!!! It definitely embodies all of the cozy ambience and modern amenities which the proprietors, Rosemary and Reed were striving for!!! They are the most warmhearted, welcoming and charming innkeepers that we have ever had...

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Thank GC K
Reviewed 20 August 2015

My daughter goes to TSU and I decided to try this B&B in lieu of the usual hotel closer to TSU. It was a wonderful experience staying at Rosemary's (owner) house. First off it's beautifully decorated with antiques and wonderful paintings. This new country farmhouse is gorgeous; and filled with warmth and charm. Rosemary's home cooked breakfast is even better!...

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Reviewed 30 May 2015

Only 3 guest rooms. Spacious and decorated in country elegance. A five minute drive from Texas State University and you find Alexandra's House seeming alone in the Texas Outback. My wife and I were visiting our daughter at Texas State. When she was finished with mom and dad for the night, mom and dad enjoyed sitting in adirondack chairs just...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alexandra's House is a beautifully furnished upscale Bed & Breakfast located just off RR12 and 10 minutes from either Wimberley or San Marcos in the Texas Hill Country. Located on 5 acres of Live Oaks and wildflowers, Alexandra's House offers a two-course breakfast, wonderful linens, private baths, hair dryers, TVs, DVDs, wireless internet, a wraparound porch and a screened porch for relaxing. Amenities include fresh flowers, good coffee, teas and homemade snacks. Custom built in 2008, and combining traditional farmhouse architecture with a modern open floor plan, the inn provides just the right mix of the old and the new . . . Cozy ambience with modern amenities. The interior features wood floors, numerous windows, and a wide, central "dog-trot" hallway/corridor lighted with hand-crafted blown glass sconces from their neighbor Wimberley Glass Works. The kitchen is open to guests and is centered by a butcher block countertop. Outside the back door is a running stream with ponds, falls and lichen-covered rocks that provides a tranquil spot for guests to relax with the sounds of babbling water. As you sit quietly on the porch while listening to the wind chimes, you may see grey fox, deer, wild turkey, road runners and other critters that roam the land. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexandra's House

Address: 250 Hugo Rd, San Marcos, TX 78666-2537
Region: United States > Texas > San Marcos
Price Range: $239 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Alexandra's House 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“All rooms have easy access to outdoor seating on verandas in bushland setting”
 of 5 bubbles mmfenton, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room has its own access onto the wraparound porch, through beautiful french doors.”
  • Gallery hallway and dining room entrance.
  • Gallery hallway from front entrance. Rooms are on the left.
 of 5 bubbles LaFontaine, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There are only 3 rooms are nicely appointed and all with private bath.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelAdventures4095, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles aerdna56, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Perfectly designed any room would be excellent!!! A home away from home!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 511gck, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
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