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Baines House Bed and Breakfast - Downstairs Suite

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    Fredericksburg
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    Private Room – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    Joseph and Ruth (Huffman) Baines, maternal grandparents of President Lyndon Baines Johnson, built their home here in 1904, following Joseph’s service in the Civil War and a career as a journalist, Texas Secretary of State, Legislator and attorney. The couple used prefabricated cement blocks, made locally by Hugo and Henry Basse, also known as Basse blocks on the exterior of the home. The widowed Ruth sold the home in 1907, the same year daughter Rebekah wed Sam Johnson.
    Located just four blocks from Main Street main shopping area and festivals Baine’s House Bed and Breakfast offers three stories with two comfortable suites. Both suites have a wonderful array of antiques that have been collected by your hosts over the years. The upstairs suite even has an antique doll house that will take y...
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Raquel L
Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

The Baines House is made up of a downstairs and upstairs living quarters in a beautiful historic home behind Main street. We really enjoyed our 2 night stay on a girls weekend getaway and were blown away with the quaintness of the property and the hospitality of the owners. The owners made a full fresh breakfast every morning, including eggs,... more

Theresa02...
Cypress, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Went here for a girls getaway and had a fabulous time. The downstairs suite was perfect for a group. It was beautifully decorated and cozy. The outside area was great for sitting and having a relaxing time under the trees. The owner was happy to share all about the best places to go in town for a fun evening out.... more

Giovanni...
Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 August 2013 for a stay in May 2013

Gracious host and spacious, tranquil outdoor area and garden, nice way to enjoy a good read and bottle of wine. more

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Listed since : Sep 2011
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