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    The Excelsior House

    211 W Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657-2253
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Sure, the hotel is historic, but that doesn't mean it shouldn't be well maintained. Our room #209 was tiny with peeling wallpaper, dirty carpet and tile in the bathroom, a noisy window a/c, musty smell and bed covers that didn't appear clean. On top of...More

    Thank MMHoustonTX
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I walked in while touring the shops to see the local site and thought it was quaint on the outside. I was intensely uncomfortable upon entering. I just felt like I was doing something wrong and had a very strong urge to leave. So I...More

    Thank Kathy J
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    I spent a night at the Excelsior House and really enjoyed it! The location is wonderful, and everything in the town is within walking distance. I was in the Jay Goulde room which was spacious and clean. The staff was friendly and answered questions. While...More

    Thank Sydney H
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    We stayed 2 nights at this historic hotel. Such a shame the owners don't take pride in this hotel. The exterior could use some care. A few of the exterior shutters have broken hinges which is an easy fix. For 2 days we saw a...More

    Thank 2travelersun
    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    We were so impressed with the beautiful Excelsior House. We stayed one night in the Diamond Bessie suite and wished we had spent all 3 of our nights in Jefferson there. It is far and away the nicest of the downtown historic hotels. Our room...More

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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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    "definitely NOT 209"
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    "Plan to stay for more than a night to really soak in the history."
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