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    The Excelsior House

    211 W Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657-2253
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    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    Spotty, unreliable wifi, no fitted bottom sheets on the bed and a noisy early morning environs is offset by spotlessly clean rooms, professional staff, non-stop air conditioning and tasty coffee.  Prices are cheaper during the week - forgo the pricey breakfast and eat down the...More

    Thank PauletteFey
    Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

    The Excelsior House is a historic hotel with a storied past and notable guests such as Presidents Hayes and Grant. It is amazing to see the register pages where the Presidents sign in to the hotel. Seeing President Grant sign in as General Grant certainly...More

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    Response from Nikki E, Manager at The Excelsior HouseResponded 29 July 2016
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    So glad you enjoyed your stay!

    Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

    Very historic hotel that's been on continuous operation since the 1850s. The rooms are very nice but beware that there is no central air and in the height of the summer the window units can have trouble keeping up with the over 100 degree heat....More

    Thank Paula F
    Response from Nikki E, Manager at The Excelsior HouseResponded 29 July 2016

    So glad you enjoyed your stay!

    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    We enjoyed the stay immensely. My wife fell in love with the Victorian room, which opened to the wonderful courtyard. It was a step back into time; the decor, the lobby filled with history, the elegant breakfast, and within walking distance of the beautiful sites...More

    1  Thank Jack A
    Response from Nikki E, Manager at The Excelsior HouseResponded 29 July 2016

    We are so glad you enjoyed your stay!

    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    We enjoyed the beautiful furnishings, the pretty courtyard, and the friendly,helpful staff. The Excelsior's location is great---walking distance to eateries, shopping, and museums. We chose the ground floor Blalock Room because it had a king-size bed and claw foot tub. The TV and Wi-Fi worked...More

    1  Thank Robert R
    Response from Nikki E, General Manager at The Excelsior HouseResponded 29 June 2016

    We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the historic Excelsior House Hotel. Thank you for your review!

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    • US$65 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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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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    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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    "Lady Bird Johnson stayed in Room 214 at one time, perhaps a better room than 201."
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