The Lamb's Rest Inn is located in New
Braunfels, gateway to the Texas Hill Country and conveniently
situated between Austin and San Antonio on the Guadalupe
River. This quiet, spacious riverfront inn is just one mile
from the historic village of Gruene.
Escape from ordinary days and stressful
living in a relaxed atmosphere of warmth and friendliness. The
Lamb's Rest Inn is a romantic place of quiet and peace with
tranquil gardens and large decks overlooking the river. Guests
may enjoy the sounds of nature in the still of dawn or a
crackling fire at the end of a perfect day, or simply relax in
the pool and hot tub.
The Lamb's Rest Inn offers four
distinctive rooms, a two-bedroom suite, and a private cottage,
each with private bath and featuring antiques, king- and
queen-sized beds, televisions, wireless Internet, ceiling
fans, luxurious linens, and down comforters. The rooms are
decorated with a fine country inn flavor and reflect
high-quality attention to detail.
The Mulberrie Court is a
cozy, romantic, cranberry-color room with a family antique
bedroom suite, circa 1930's. The high bed and down comforter
recall warm memories of old-time simplicity. Curl up with a
good book in the recessed reading nook or enjoy garden views
from the sunroom with a private outside entrance. The
Grapes Inn room with its eclectic decor, features an
electric fireplace, a pewter canopy bed and a large Jacuzzi
tub. The window seat overlooking the front gardens and
fountain is a perfect place to relax. Peggotty's
Seaside Cottage is a tranquil periwinkle blue room
accented with a turn-of-the-century antique armoire. This
spacious room, featuring a comfortable sitting area and
private writing desk, has the ambiance of romance with a
fireplace, whirlpool tub and designer robes. Quilly's
Antiques is a room reminiscent of a French country
inn with its sleigh bed and bright yellow and red walls. Enjoy
the river view and sounds of nature from the delightful window
seat or the private verandah. Relax in the romantic alcove by
the fireplace after a fun-filled day.
Buttertub Farm is a
two-bedroom suite with a view of the river and a private
entrance. Enchanted by unique decor, this suite features
country antiques and collectibles, handmade quilts, fully
equipped kitchen, living area, and quaint reading niche
reminiscent of an old Pullman sleeper.
Lilycott Garden Cottage is
a private, romantic cottage with balcony overlooking the
river. The theme is romance -- the elegant shabby chic
decor is complemented with subtle rose patterns and intimate
lighting. Amenities include a fireplace, king-sized iron bed,
luxurious linens, down comforter, and plush robes.
Highlighting the bath is the heart-shaped Jacuzzi tub,
oversized shower, towel warmer, and candles.
Guests enjoy a full gourmet breakfast in
the elegant dining room or on the verandah (weather
permitting) overlooking the river and pool. A sample menu may
feature fruit sorbet, fresh strawberries with Creme Anglaise,
Monte Cristo eggs, cheese grits, sausage, and a variety of
homemade breads, scones, biscuits, and muffins with
honey-butter, jams, and sauces. Afternoon refreshments may
include flavored teas, wassail, world-class homemade cookies,
or fresh apple cake.
Tour the Texas Hill Country and marvel at
the breathtaking fields of bluebonnets and other Texas
wildflowers abundant during the spring and summer.
The historic village of Gruene attracts
visitors to the area with unique shops, antiques, winery, fine
restaurants, and the famous and popular Gruene Dance Hall.
The township of New Braunfels offers a
smorgasbord of seasonal special events and activities:
Wurstfest, Comal Country Fair, Old Gruene Market Days,
Weihnachtsmarkt, Wassilfest, and the world-renowned
Schlitterbahn Water Park.
An outdoor lover's paradise -- the
meandering Comal river and whitewater rapids of the Guadalupe
river -- offers guests a variety of choices including
canoeing, rafting, kayaking, tubing as well as great fly
fishing. Enjoy boating, fishing, skiing, and jet skiing on
Landa Park and Golf Course is a long-time
favorite of locals and tourists alike, and the John Newcombe
Tennis Ranch is just minutes away.
Factory outlet shopping is at its best in
nearby San Marcos at the Outlet Mall with over 100 stores.
Popular visitor attractions in or near San
Antonio are The Riverwalk, The Alamo, Sea World, Fiesta Texas,
and Natural Bridge Caverns. Austin, the state capitol, is just
40 miles north on I-35.