Artists' Retreat, B&B lodging for groups, and Fine Dining Club, located in Athens, Texas. Study art with Bruce Peil, American Landscape Artist--Plein-air and Studio Workshops.
Policies ~ Check in time for Artists - any pre-arranged time is fine. Preferably before dark.
(Please let us know your approximate time of arrival.)
Check-out time is also flexible.
Please no smoking in the house or on screened porch.
No pets please. (We are animal lovers and have outdoor critters and wildlife who are not used to free-range pooches!)
NOTE: Any momentarily visiting dogs must always be on leashes. (Please, no doggies staying overnight in the car.)
We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit cards. (Not American Express)
Our Kitchen is a Licensed Food Establishment, some restrictions apply with guests' use of kitchen. We will have a kitchen refrigerator available for guests to use for their soft drinks, water, juices, special foods, etc. Simple breakfast and lunches will be served to Art Students.
We have sitting rooms upstairs and downstairs with puzzles, games, books, magazines. The large screened porch is great for early morning time or summer evenings, our covered wrap-around front porch with ceiling fans is super for relaxing, and we have a North deck for great sunset watching.
No live TV, we do have a small DVD player.
We are located near the small Athens' Airport, an occassional small plane and more rarely a small jet may be heard. Children:
Being known as a quiet country retreat we are truly not set up for very young children ~ please call to inquire about your situation.