Inn on Petersburg in Castroville
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Putting together a romantic holiday away from the big city doesn't need to involve a long trip, nor should it empty your wallet. For a budget vacation rental half an hour from San Antonio, with rock-star amenities all in a gorgeous Hill Country setting, look no further than the Inn on Petersburg in Castroville! The Pingenot and Kennedy Hus come together in this European-style farmhouse, surrounded by the shops and food of Castroville, with plenty of parks and attractions within an hour's drive.
Pamper yourself! This comfortable bed and breakfast in Castroville is the very definition of luxury, special amenities, and mind-clearing comfort. The inn was built in 1847 in this village founded by French immigrants, in the style of an Old World European farmhouse. It has since been faithfully restored to retain its charming look, with numerous modern conveniences added. Though it's only a half hour's travel from San Antonio, the Inn on Petersburg will transport you to a quieter time-all with the shops, cuisine, and events of Castroville literally right outside your door.
Lovers of the outdoors will also love this location! Let's take a quick look at some of the features and natural attractions that are within an hour's drive of the Inn on Petersburg. First, there's Paradise Canyon-fishing, swimming, hiking, kayaking, and relaxing on the banks of the Medina River. Next, nearby Concan offers the perfect jumping-off spot for a relaxing tube ride down the Frio River. Garner State Park, Medina Lake, and numerous hiking trails abound in the surrounding Hill Country, and the tranquil and scenic Castroville Regional Park is right on the edge of town. All this, and more, comes together to make this one of the crown jewels among our best fishing spots vacation rentals near Castroville!
The minute you pull up here-and there's ample parking available-you'll see the clean lines and steep European-style roof of this simple country farmhouse. The inn is perched on a picturesque one-third acre lot dotted generously with shade trees. Stroll behind the inn, and you'll find a spacious and private patio, perfect for socializing or private and romantic conversation. The roomy patio (with outdoor furniture provided) is shaded for comfort, and well-lighted for use even after dark. Want to liven things up a little? For your enjoyment, there are even indoor and outdoor games provided!
Don't let the austerity and economy of design on the outside fool you; the interior of this inn is absolutely amazing! The beautiful stone and hardwood floors, barn-beam ceilings, and enormous custom-tiled shower stalls all represent the class and quality that was kept in mind from the day the building was erected. The decor of both the Pingenot and Kennedy Hus is white and airy, letting in lots of natural light, with accents and furnishings fitting the French farmhouse theme. Inside, it's just as beautiful as the surrounding Hill Country; they complement each other perfectly!
Let's take a moment to talk about the over-the-top amenities you won't find just anywhere else. For a modest fee, you'll start every day of your stay off right with a hearty farm-style breakfast, made with all fresh ingredients. The bed and bath linens provided for free here are of ultra-high quality-and you'll even have the option to purchase sets of these linens to take home with you! The bathrooms come with specialty toiletries, and in the kitchenettes of both properties, you'll find complimentary coffees, teas, and bottled water. These special touches will make your romantic getaway even more memorable!
Drift off to sleep each night in the soft and comfortable accommodations at the Inn on Petersburg! There are arrangements for up to eight adults, broken down like so:
Pingenot Hus: One queen-sized bed in the bedroom, and two twin-sized beds in a separate sleeping area, for a total of four people
Kennedy Hus: One queen-sized bed in the bedroom, with two twin-sized beds in the separate sleeping area, for a total of four people
There are full bathrooms in both guest houses, with those great big stone-tiled shower stalls. Both come equipped with fridges and microwaves, and the Kennedy has an oven and stove. Both come with complimentary coffee, tea, and bottled water provided. Each has a dining room area, with tables that seat up to four. There are comfortable and intimate living areas in both houses, and both are equipped with smart TVs with Netflix and streaming services. You'll have Wifi for your phone and Internet needs, and all interior spaces come with central air conditioning and heat, for comfort no matter what time of year you visit. Luxury and economy come together in these ideal house rentals for couples!
Rates and Details
Maximum of 8 guests allowed
Nightly rate is based on 4 guests
Each additional guest is $20/night, per guest
Breakfast sold separately for $15 per person, per day. Contact us at time of booking for more information
Cleaning fee is $110
Children 12+ only
Pets are not allowed
No smoking allowed anywhere on the property
No fireworks or firearm use permitted
Fireplaces are not usable
It's as though an entire French village was moved brick-by-brick into the Texas Hill Country-in fact, the 17th century church here was! The fascinating history of the French Alsace region combines with the American Wild West here, offering tempting options in cuisine, architecture, shopping and special events for all its visitors!
Approximate distance to the following sites:
Frio River: 60 miles
Medina River: immediate access
Guadalupe River: 70 miles
Lost Maples State Natural Area: 75 miles
Garner State Park: 65 miles
Hill Country State Natural Area: 55 miles