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124 West Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657
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The Historic Jefferson Hotel
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Jefferson
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

One would stay here for the charm and historical past. It is clean with friendly staff and the location is great. Walking distance to quite a few restaurants, shops, etc. A nice small town feel. A little gem for its age.

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Arlington, Texas, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me for our first trip to Jefferson, Texas. We have returned many times since that first trip. That first time we stayed and The Historic Jefferson Hotel - he had read about how haunted it was and thought it would be fun! We stayed in the room at the top of the grand staircase. A general hotel... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No window covering and light streamed in making sleeping past dawn difficult. The shade on the windows rolled to the top of the window and because of the high ceilings I climbed onto the bed and into the window sill to attempt to pull down the broken shade only to have it fly back up again. Four of the five... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's not the best looking place, but the staff is so sweet and helpful, and I always meet the nicest people that are also staying there. The price is fair and it's easy to get a reservation. The location is ideal, walking distance to just about anywhere a visitor would want to go. It's is also adjacent to the Lamache... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As mentioned in other reviews this is a very old building. The amenities are not modern as such. In particular the heating and cooling is unusual with a combination of room units and central system. We stayed in the large 2-bed room 21. We joined another couple who had received the stay as a gift and invited to join them.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Loved it so much. So what the stairs are creaky and some say it needs more TLC? This is a 100+ year old historical building and it can not and should not be "tweaked". If you need more cush for your tush, go stay in a $$$$ hotel. This is a great family oriented retreat in a quaint part of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Great place! Lots of history! Compared to a lot of the b&b's locally, the price is right. Very accommodating staff. We stayed in both the jacuzzi suite and the fireplace suite. One night each for a little variety. Staff had no problem with it. Hotel staff leaves at night so you are by yourself with the other guests. There are... More 

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My family reserved several rooms recently. After the reservations were made, we began to wonder if any of them were downstairs. We had a family member that could not climb stairs. We had heard there was no elevator. Several of the family members called the listed phone number at different times of the day on different days. We left messages.... More 

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Ardmore, OK, United States
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

My wife and I have stayed here several times. We arrived on July 4th in the afternoon. The desk clerk was very friendly. The room we usually stay in was already taken so we stayed in another room. The room need a upgrade, The room looked to be clean but under the furnishings were trash, old candy, and under the... More 

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Center, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We booked this hotel August 31st 2014. It smells pretty old but what do you expect? It is 140 years old or more. We came here for a ghost experience though so we didn't care. Check in was real easy. After a certain time there is no staff there and you have to use a key code to get in... More 

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Address: 124 West Austin Street, Jefferson, TX 75657
Location: United States > Texas > Jefferson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
The Historic Hotel Jefferson
Historic Hotel Jefferson

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