The John Fauth Guest House.  
John Fauth Guest Cottage
Gonzales, Texas USA

521 Saint Peter Street

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        Step back into time at this rare example of 1869 steamboat gothic architecture and enjoy a totally
The parlor features the original parquet floor.    Steamboat gothic architecture became popular in 1865.restored monument to a German craftsman's building skills.  This is the oldest continuously inhabited residence built in Gonzales!

Sit in front of a cozy fire in the large country kitchen with its twenty-foot high ceiling;
 snooze in the master  bedroom with its own fireplace and a mantel carved and signed by Mr. Fauth;
 soak in the sunken whirlpool tub-for-two!
        The kitchen features a beautiful beamed ceiling and a replica Elmira stove.
   A large table for 10 was built by craftsmen in Gonzales for the kitchen.  It sits next to the brick hearth of the fireplace.   The Texas Room features a Queen bed, fireplace, original hand-carved mantle, and whirlpool bath for two.
  For a romantic getaway or for a fun "shopping for antiques" adventure with your friends, make your reservations for the John Fauth Cottage now.  This private guest house has central air conditioning/heating, full kitchen, wireless high-speed internet, color TV, VCR, DVD/CD player, and sleeping accommodations for one to seven guests.

Lodging in a guest cottage is more romantic than lodging in a bed and breakfast inn because you rent the complete private cottage during your stay in Gonzales, TX.
The cottage has a beautiful back porch and yard with easy wheelchair access.      A Texas Historical Plaque was applied to the cottage in 1967.  Unfortunately, the details on the plaque are incorrect.
"An historic cottage rental in an historic town."  sm

 In October,1835, Gonzales was the site of the first shot of the Texas War of Independence from Mexico!  Since that time, Gonzales has been known as the "Lexington of Texas."
No children under 12 yrs./no pets/no smoking/no candles

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"Recalling 140 Texas Christmases, The John Fauth Guest Cottage sings a delightful new refrain this Christmas. The fanciful, Gothic-inspired cottage, built in 1867 by German-emigrant craftsman, John Fauth, is now a delightful bed and breakfast “cottage rental.” Thanks to the resolve of current owners Bill and Mayron Cole, visitors from far and wide can celebrate Christmas in this picture-perfect example of cottage style in early Texas".....Featured in Nov.-Dec., 2007 issue of TEXAS HOME & LIVING MAGAZINE, "TWO CENTURIES OF CHRISTMAS," by
Barbara Priesmeyer Crozier and Photography by Tre Dunham.


 Featured in the TV series AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 HOMES on the Fine Living Cable Channel.
Episode Title:  "Living In History."

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Sorry, No Vacnacy! Please remember us on your next visit to Gonzales.
-------Mayron & Bill

RESERVATIONS & RATES

 E-Mail: reservations@fauthcottage.com
Toll free call:  866-Jo-FAUTH (866-563-2884)
Toll free fax:  888-901-8668
24 hrs:  830-857-5424 (Cell)

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CLICK TO READ THE STORY OF THE 2003 COTTAGE RESTORATION

WHO WAS JOHN FAUTH?

The guest cottage is on the corner of Saint Peter Street & Saint George Street 2 blocks north and 1 block east of the Gonzales County Court House.
MAP To John Fauth Guest Cottage
Gonzales County Courthouse
MAP To Gonzales, TX
60 miles east of San Antonio then 14 miles south of I-10 on Hwy 183)
60 miles south of Austin (Hwy 183)
120 miles west of Houston then 7 miles south of I-10 on Hwy 97)

THE  COMPLETE HISTORY OF GONZALES, TX
THE STORY OF THE "COME & TAKE IT" CANNON
A BRIEF HISTORY OF GONZALES IN THE TEXAS REVOLUTION

       Click on the cannon below to go to more Gonzales, TX  activities:
Come And Take It!

Member of :
Gonzales Bed & Breakfast Association
Gonzales County Historical Commission
Historic Homes Association of Gonzales
Gonzales Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture

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