John Fauth Guest Cottage
Gonzales, Texas USA
521 Saint Peter Street
Step back into time at this rare example of 1869 steamboat gothic architecture and enjoy a totally
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!
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.
"An historic cottage rental in an historic town." sm
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
"Recalling 140 Texas Christmases, The John Fauth
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."
Sorry, No Vacnacy! Please remember us on your next visit to Gonzales.
-------Mayron & Bill
RESERVATIONS & RATES
Toll free call: 866-Jo-FAUTH (866-563-2884)
Toll free fax: 888-901-8668
24 hrs: 830-857-5424 (Cell)
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
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)
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Member of :
Gonzales Bed & Breakfast Association
Gonzales County Historical Commission
Historic Homes Association of Gonzales
Gonzales Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture
Bed and Breakfast Association
nzales, Texas is the home of
this beautifully restored guest house for cottage rental and cottage rentals.
The historic cottage in Gonzales, TX is truly an historiaccommodations in Gonzales, Texas are many, including the John Fauth Guest
Cottage sometimes known as the Fauth Cottage or the John Fauth Cottage.
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