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The Historic Jefferson Hotel

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Overview
124 W Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657-2202 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Reviews (206)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a dirty, nasty place. If you are looking for a romantic weekend this is not the place. I realize it’s an old hotel but, REALLY? The Carpet was filthy, the toilet barely worked. No hotel staff after 9pm. Not a place to go.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Cute little main street but the rooms really needed new flooring. I'm all about keeping it original but the carpet was so nasty in our room and it's not like that was the original carpet that they didn't want to rip out. other than that...More

Thank dskaufman1
Reviewed May 31, 2018

BEWARE! This hotel rates itself as "historic" when truly it should be rated as dilapidated and dirty. Plus they charged my credit card a week before our arrival for non-refundable room charges for the entire group 5 rooms. Rooms were dirty, peeling wallpaper, shabby bedding...More

Thank frequent_traveler418
Reviewed December 27, 2017

What a disappointment because I wanted to love this place and we were so interested in its history. However- this hotel is truly dysfunctional. It's such a shame, because it's so quaint and historic. But if we hadn't been traveling with small children and it...More

Thank napagirl
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We stayed at the Jefferson Hotel five years ago and looked forward to taking our grown children with us this time. Both times the rooms were beautiful and the location great, but this time our room (#21) was advertised incorrectly and also needed maintenance. On...More

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About
Description
At a time when steamboats plied the Big Cypress River from New Orleans and true Southern gentility was the order of the day a stately structure, now known as the Jefferson Hotel, was built. Once used as a warehouse ...More to store cotton, this lovely building changed hands numerous times. At the turn of the twentieth century it was transformed into a hotel and has served as a haven for weary travelers since that time. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$99 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Historic Hotel Jefferson
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Historic Hotel Jefferson
Location
United States > Texas > Jefferson
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
$99 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Historic Hotel Jefferson
,
Historic Hotel Jefferson
Location
United States > Texas > Jefferson
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Traveler (140)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)
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jackiemc08
November 1, 2015|
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Response from Victor V | Reviewed this property |
Higher #'s are Downstairs & lower #'s are upstairs...
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Cynthrax
August 10, 2015|
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Response from travelbunny39 | Reviewed this property |
I dont know about the name writing on a mirror but my husband and i stayed in room 4 and i took my personal vouce recorder and did capture a womens voice and although the rooms are not insulated and you csn hear people... More
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Room Tips
"stay away!"
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"The Wi-Fi was free but signal strength was very weak. Bed was uncomfortable."
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"Only a few rooms have a shower. Wi-fi, is weak in some rooms."
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"There is a room that a woman hanged herself from the headboard on her wedding day."
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