10 Places To Stay In And Around Mount Pleasant, Texas - Updated 2024

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Mount Pleasant is located in the northeast of Texas, and it’s a beautiful place for a quiet getaway! Mount Pleasant was first founded in 1848 and it used to encompass a greater area until after the Civil War. This small town has a unique history, and it’s currently recognized as one of Texas’ many Main Street Cities under the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Mount Pleasant is known for its stunning parks, family-owned eateries, and a recently restored historic downtown. Keep reading to explore the best places to stay in Mount Pleasant, Texas!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 04, 2024.

1. Stay near the Tankersley Lake at the Hampton Inn (from USD 199)

If you want to be near it all, look no further than the Hampton Inn in Mount Pleasant, Texas. Located near the popular Lake Tankersley, you’re also only two short miles (3.2 km) from Heritage Park. This hotel is known for its commitment to customer satisfaction, and it is the highest-rated hotel in the area. The Hampton Inn has free breakfast included with each stay, as well as free WiFi and parking. There is a business center, a banquet hall, a fitness center, and even an indoor pool!

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Hampton Inn & Suites Mount Pleasant

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2504 West Ferguson Street
15.17 km (9.5 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

2. Explore Mount Pleasant at the Holiday Inn Express (from USD 127)

Located a mile (1.6 km) from Mount Pleasant Country Club, there is much to see and do at the Holiday Inn Express in Mount Pleasant. With both an outdoor pool and rentable video game consoles, this is the perfect destination for families with children. There is also a gym and business center as well as on-site barbecue facilities. Finally, it is only a short drive from the Holiday Inn Express to Old City Lake and the Jefferson Park Shopping center!

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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Mount Pleasant, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2306 Greenhill Road
17.9 km (11.2 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

3. Have a quiet stay at the La Quinta Inn & Suites (from USD 106)

The La Quinta Inn & Suites is the perfect location for a quiet stay in Mount Pleasant. This hotel is only a few miles from the New City Lake and Lake Tankersley. A stay also includes complimentary breakfast and access to the indoor pool and hot tub. The La Quinta Inn & Suites is one of the only hotels in the area that is pet-friendly!

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La Quinta by Wyndham Mt. Pleasant

Wifi Available

Address: 1620 Rotan Avenue
15.27 km (9.5 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Fishing

4. Fall in love with the Enchanted Forest (from 43 USD)

The Enchanted Forest looks like something out of a fairytale book! With a plethora of outdoor activities to choose from nearby, like horseback riding, cycling, fishing, and mountain biking, you’ll have so much to see and do here! This lakefront property is a short drive from Mount Pleasant, but it’s just as quaint and quiet. See why this cabin rental has visitors coming back year after year!

Enchanted Forest

Price: from 43 USD

Number of Guests: 10

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5. Live the lake life at Three Cedars Lodge (from 250 USD)

This five bedroom rental is located just outside of Mount Pleasant on Lake Bob Sandlin. This cabin house is nestled amongst cedars and pines so you’ll feel close to nature throughout your stay! Three Cedars Lodge is the greatest way to get away from it all and experience the best of Texas nature!

Three Cedars Lodge

Price: from 250 USD

Number of Guests: 10

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6. Unwind at the Lakehouse Getaway (from USD 150)

The Lakehouse Getaway is just a short distance from Mount Pleasant and offers a retreat from the business of life! This lake house has a fabulous deck and is near the Barefoot Bay Marina on Lake Book Sandlin. Bring your boat and spend your days on the lake!

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Pittsburg, Texas, United States
7.94 km (5.0 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
163 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely beautiful views not the most modern but definitely cozy and with all the necessary amenities
great lake view with spacious rooms
check-in is easy the house itself is cozy and the deck has a great view of the lake
it was very comfortable and had a great view
could only get a few channels on the tv but you don’t need it with the beautiful view
everything was clean and well-kept
very clean an home feeling
the house was clean and beyond comfortable
claytons house was amazing its the oerfect getaway for a group of friends and was really clean and comfortable
bathrooms nicely remodeled and clean
what a great host
kimberly is a super host too lots of privacy and room
i recommend it-- clayton is good host and responsive to questions
on top of all that clayton is the best host ever a perfect 10
clayton and his family or very gracious hosts and their lakehouse truly was a beautiful getaway
great location right on the lake
very nice location i’d stay again
beautiful home and great location
great house with great location on lake bob sandlin
overall 10/10 house great location beautiful lake
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7. Return to basics at Lake Bob Sandlin Cottage

Sometimes it’s necessary to unplug from the chaos of our technology-heavy lives! The Lake Bob Sandlin Cottage offers visitors a chance to return to the basics and focus on what really matters. This rustic cottage has a wrap-around porch overlooking the lake as well as plenty of dock space! Come see the best Texas has to offer!

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Pittsburg, Texas, United States
3.02 km (1.9 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
16 reviews  
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

8. Relax in this historic home rental

This old style Texas home has all the modern amenities of home in a rustic town outside of Mount Pleasant. With a full kitchen, WiFi, and Netflix access, what more could you want? This rustic rental is a short walk from downtown Pittsburgh where you can enjoy the city park or football stadium.

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Pittsburg, Texas, United States
13.51 km (8.4 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
35 reviews  
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Take in Texas nature at the Rustic Bunkhouse

Located a short drive from Daingerfield State Park, this is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the Northeast Texas wilderness. With a number of trails near the bunkhouse as well as a fire pit, this is the perfect place for exploring and outdoor living! Get off the map for a bit and enjoy a stay at the Rustic Bunkhouse!

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48.18 km (30.0 mi) from Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
21 reviews  
Entire cabin 5 Beds 6 Guests

Visit Mount Pleasant, Texas!

Mount Pleasant might be small, but this town is quickly gaining traction as one of the hidden gems of Texas! With a revitalized Main Street and new businesses as well as the beautiful lakes and parks, there is so much to see and do here! Luckily, there are hotels and rentals to suit all needs and budgets so everyone can explore Mount Pleasant.

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