We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“May be haunted” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Country Woods Inn

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Country Woods Inn
Ranked #2 of 6 Glen Rose B&B and Inns
Corvallis, OR USA
Level Contributor
33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“May be haunted”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2010

Our family of three stayed in the East Wing of the Farmhouse. It was really delightful. Felt really at home with a little kitchenette (the host left us apples in the fridge). We were greeted with a welcome basket that included blue bonnet seeds. Nice touch. The night we stayed there was huge thunderstorm and the old farm home was rock solid. I did have an incident in the bathroom where the lock on the door unhooked and the door swung open. I never felt a ghost, but the door thing was very odd. Regardless this is a great place for kids. The animals are really fun.

  • Stayed August 2010, travelled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Marie J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

118 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    92
    19
    4
    1
    2
See reviews for
74
5
1
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (22)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
College Station, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2010

What a nice relaxing little cottage we stayed in. Walking trails and you could walk to the river that runs right behind the woods. Lots of animals to feed and pet. We had a blast. Campfire ny your cottage, bbq pit and tire swings. We all loved it!

Stayed June 2010, travelled with family
Helpful?
Thank NancyW25
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
texas
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2010

We stayed at the Country Woods Inn for 2 nights. It was so cute! We rented the Main house with a large group of friends and family. There are several other houses on the property including an old train car turned into a little house. The rooms are decorated exactly like you would expect a bed and breakfast to be decorated. Lots of handmade quilts and ruffled curtains. The houses are right on the river so you can go swimming. There's a place to go tubing right down the street too. The town of Glen Rose is made up of a town square with little gift /antique shops and a farmers market. Very cute! It's all within walking distance of the Inn. We ate breakfast in the barn on Saturday morning. So fun! We roasted marshmallows at night. Great place for friends and family.

  • Stayed July 2010
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank jennTexas
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Emory, Texas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2010

Perfect location for families and groups. Establishment added thoughtful extras, like a picnic basket in the room. Cannot ask for a better location in Glen Rose. Across from Big Rocks park and a very short walk to the Paluxy River. All of the resident animals are sweet and good with kids. Overall very good!

  • Stayed August 2010, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Emory78
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Plano, Texas, USA
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2010

We stayed in the Saddle House with a large group - 5 adults and 3 kids under 5 years old. It wasn't really intended for a group that big, but we made due (we made our reservation a bit late). I had looked over the website pretty thoroughly before we arrived, and I wasn't impressed by what I saw. But after we arrived, we were instantly impressed with everything. Everything was kept up nicely, and there were signs pointing to every house so you can easily find your way around. The house was in perfect shape, and it had everything you could ever want already ready for you - cooking utensils and dishes, matches/lighter and even good, dry firewood for the campfire ring or the provided barbecue grills, extra bedding in the closet, etc. It was as nice as any 4-star hotel I've stayed in.

There were people living on-site who kept up the place, and we talked to them when we had questions (I wish I could remember their names...) - they were super friendly and more than willing to help in any way they could. A wonderful, friendly lady (I believe her name was Ruby) helped us during breakfast, which was served in a barn. If you're not into barns or hay, maybe the breakfast wouldn't be for you, but we thought it was perfectly charming. The decorations all had a story behind them, which Ruby was glad to tell you all about. Outside our cabin, there was so much for the kids to do. They loved looking at the animals and playing in the play area. My wife and I even had a showdown with the tether-ball (I won...most of the time).

The location is great, too - we were within short driving distance to Dinosaur World and Dinosaur Valley State Park, which the kids loved. We walked to the Paluxy river (which isn't deep - it's really just right for kids to play in) from our cabin.

Overall, we enjoyed every aspect of our trip. Like I said, I wasn't excited about what I saw on their website, but after I got there it was much better than I expected. Perhaps they should re-do their website! :)

  • Stayed July 2010, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank jjtrayn
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Glen Rose hotels
2.0 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites - Glen Rose
1.1 km away
BEST WESTERN Dinosaur Valley Inn & Suites
1.6 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites Near Comanche Peak
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.0 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Glen Rose
1.5 km away
Quality Inn & Suites
Quality Inn & Suites
#7 of 8 in Glen Rose
4.0 of 5 bubbles 87 reviews
0.9 km away
Inn on the River
Inn on the River
#1 of 6 in Glen Rose
5.0 of 5 bubbles 117 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Country Woods Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Country Woods Inn

Property: Country Woods Inn
Address: 420 Grand Ave, Glen Rose, TX 76043-5325
Region: United States > Texas > Glen Rose
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Glen Rose
Price range (per night): RM620 - RM624
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Country Woods Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com and Agoda so you can book your Country Woods Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Country Woods Hotel Glen Rose

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing