The Cotton Palace

1910 Austin Ave., Waco, 76701, TX

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This historic B&B gives you the best of Texas hospitality and modern amenities for a truly unique accommodation. Families will want to book their largest room, May’s Attic, which features a queen bed and twin sleeper sofa in the bedroom, along with a full sleeper sofa in the spacious living room. You’ll have the entire upper floor of the house to yourself. There are common areas where you can also hang out, including the beautifully decorated library with its assortment of books, games, and puzzles. Every morning, be ready for the biggest home cooked gourmet breakfast you might ever see. Served family-style in the dining room, this filling breakfast will last you well into a busy day of sightseeing. Other amenities of the B&B include free Wi-Fi, and satellite TV in your room.

The Cotton Palace, built in 1910, is located in a quiet residential less than two miles from the Brazos River. It’s a great neighborhood for a leisurely stroll to several excellent local restaurants. It’s not far to the major attractions of downtown Waco, including the Dr. Pepper Museum (the soda was invented right here), the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame, and the popular Magnolia Market at the Silos, where you’ll also find some of Waco’s best food trucks. From your B&B, it’s a few minutes’ drive to the Cameron Park Zoo, home to 300 species of local and exotic animals, and nearby kayaking opportunities on the river. Kids who love dinosaurs and ancient animals will also get a thrill from visiting the Waco Mammoth National Monument a few miles outside of town, where they can view dozens of mammoth and sabertooth tiger fossils. You’ll feel right at home when you return to the luxury and comfort of The Cotton Palace each night of your family vacation to Waco.

Our Editor Loves

  • Historic home and decor
  • Hearty family-style breakfast
  • Charming neighborhood location

Family Interests

  • Bicycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horse Back Riding
  • Museum/Cultural
  • Sailing
  • Water Parks
  • Water Sports

Family Amenities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Game Room