Ever since the HGTV show “Fixer Upper” became popular, Waco has become an increasingly popular tourist destination in the United States. In fact, the Magnolia Market at the Silos averages more visitors than the Alamo, one of the best-known tourist attractions in Texas. However, hotel occupancy rates have been on the rise, which can make it harder to find lodging when visiting this city. This means that you can and should seek alternatives if it becomes difficult for you to find lodging at local hotels. The following places are not only reasonably priced but also provide privacy for you during your stay in Waco. So go for any of the awesome vacation rentals in Waco, when in the city.
Just located only a few minutes from Magnolia Market, this little cottage was built in a Swiss hunting lodge style. Pets are especially welcome here, and the place is stocked with amenities for both you and your furry companions such as treats, toys, and beds. The fee is also reasonable, at 25 USD per pet. The cottage also has a veterinarian on-staff in case of an emergency. This one-bedroom home guarantees privacy for you and your pets during your stay in Waco.
Cozy, Rustic Cottage- Pet Friendly (License No. 18-053)
Top guest reviewsThe only negative of the home is that the cable package is very basic-but on the flip side the internet speed was very goodOur GSD loved the yard but was nervous about the creeking floors inside Comfy pillows and bedOur stay was wonderful and loved the quaint cottage feelThe owners are very hospitable and easy to contact and work with
Host:Great for people traveling with a petAllison was a exceptional hostOur son brought his Xbox and monitor and had no issues with connectivityvery clean and comfortable Waco is a very nice communityThe house location close to everything the owners helpful and welcoming character and history of the homeRead more reviewsIt's within 5 miles of just about everything (zoo BaylorThe location of this house is awesomeThe adjoining neighborhood is charming and enjoyable to walkThe house is located on a pretty busy corner with lots of traffic so during the day it's pretty loudCozy house with lots of charm Good location convenient to our places of interest
Despite being built in the early 1900s, this three-bedroom, two-bathroom home provides the latest amenities. The house has a renovated kitchen containing a dishwasher and gas stove. One of the bathrooms provides old charm, however, with the original claw tub and sink. This place is only a short walking distance from Harp Design Company, which sells quality, handmade furniture. It is also less than two miles (3.2 km) from Magnolia Silos. The house is three miles (4.8 km) from McClane Stadium, making it a great place to stay if you are catching a Baylor University football game.
Built in 1900 Sanger Heights Area Home 1/2 block for Harp Design Co.
Top guest reviewsThe kitchen is stocked with anything you could possibly needThe amenities of TV moviesthe beds are sooo comfortableThe host is A+ and the beds are insanely comfortableThe home has retained its original charm yet is pleasantly comfortable Hot showers comfy beds and so much to look at with all the antiques inside
Host:the home owner was awesome even left us homemade tamalesNice big historic home with all the modern conviencesToni had the house prepared was accommodating and readily available (even for all of our plant questions)The owner obviously loves her home and want her guests to feel welcome and appreciated The front porch is wonderful and the seating lighting and firepit in the backyard are so welcomingIt was our home-base as we were gone most of the days and ate out every meal but coming back after supper to hang out and chatRead more reviewsare by far the very best I've ever experiencedEverything is a 10 min driveThis is the perfect property if you are looking for a place to stay in WacoOf course we did the Magnolia Things and made some good memoriesThe house has so much character
Located in the middle of Waco, this home has a nice rustic charm to it. However, the amenities are plenty and the accommodation is clean and comfortable. It is great for a family of four, as the house has a queen bed and a folding bed. The house also has a full-size couch and a decent-sized shower. The kitchen also comes equipped with a coffee maker and a stocked pantry that will help you have a great start to your day.
505 Pecan Lodge Guest House
Top guest reviewsFrom the moment we entered the lodgeit was very private especially for being on a shared property with the ownersThe overall property is so charming well-maintained and very easily accessible from anything you want to do while in townThe biggest reason was because we stayed at the Pecan Lodgethe property was cozy quiet and relaxing Would recommend and stay againThe guest house is so comfortable and nicely decorated
Host:we felt welcomed Fresh adorable decorKali and Dawson were very nice and gave some great food recommendations & places to check out Our daughter even enjoyed playing with theirs & we all hung out and enjoyed the nice weather as if we ...The hosts are extremely knowledgeable of the area andVery family friendly studio Loved the kitchen and having all the things from home to cook and spend time togetherWe came to Waco for mine & our daughters first birthday & really enjoyed staying at the guest houseRead more reviewsConveniently located near lots of fun shopping and not too far from the Magnolia Market Magnolia table and other great tourist areas in Wacothe original Magnolia and the Silos are 5 min away505 Pecan Lodge is the best kept secret in WacoClose to everything in WacoThe hosts provided info on local activities and favorite restaurants Thank you for everything
This home’s location is perfect for those who want to visit the Magnolia Market, the Silos, and the Silos Bakery Company, as it is only a short walking distance from these places. Built in 1912, this recently renovated house features three bedrooms, two bathrooms. This home even comes with a laundry room, ensuring you will always have clean clothes during your stay in Waco. There is a barbeque grill outside, and even a 55-inch TV, which can provide opportunities for fun while lodging. The home also contains beautiful front and back porches as well as a large backyard. The place is also behind the Backyard Bar and Grill, meaning you can walk there to enjoy live music, or even enjoy it right from the backyard.
1 block to the New Magnolia Press Coffee Co, Now Open, Book Us Now!
Top guest reviewswell-stocked kitchen itemsAnother reviewer mentioned the bar/music venue directly behind the houseAdorable house-comfy bedsthe backyard bar provided a festive atmospherelarge fridge washer/dryerThe beds were very comfortable and everything was very cleanThis property was clean and close to everythingLocation is perfect - home was professionally decorated
Host:the owner was very helpful and attentive to our needs and questionsThe owner was so responsive and had the house perfect for our arrivalevery detail was well done and thoughtful Two blocks to Magnolia Easy checkout and owner was very responsive to emails We would love to stay here againWe were there during the week and had no issue with noise Owner was very quick to respond to questionsthe sweet tea mason jar ready for a refill at the Silos Sweet Tea food truck and the sound machines in every bedroomRead more reviewsThe location was soooooo convenient to Magnolia and The FinderyIt was the perfect location to just walk over aftIt is loud though but my daughter slept fine with provided sound machines Hope to visit againWe enjoyed our stay and loved being able to walk to Magnolia Market etcLoved the decor and very convenient walk to Silos
This beautiful, tiny home provides great amenities for two. It contains a Murphy bed that has a comfortable queen-size mattress. The kitchen and dining area has a cooktop, a fridge, and a nice table top for you to eat on. The rooftop deck is also open, and you can get on top of it to check out the beautiful LED lights that are part of it. This little home also contains a full-sized shower and decent-sized bathroom as well.
“Stillwater House” Tiny Container Home 12 min to Downtown/MagnoliaWaco, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsloved the tv and streaming capability and being able to log into my own accountsand for being a tiny shipping container it had the most awesome shower definitely recommend this airbnbvery clean and convenientit was super clean and so cozysuper clean nice personal touches and an amazing experiencenice and clean and very cozygreat place and very clean
Host:the host was very attentive & extremely nicehosts were very hospitable and ready to help with anythinghosts well communicate and and very proactive with anticipating questionskenneth was very responsive and the home was easy to findthe owners are so attentive and are generous with provisionsRead more reviewsthe location was perfectgreat place only 15 minutes to baylorclose to waco and all the attractionsgreat place and great locationit’s was a great central location to all of waco’s sights
This little guest home can accommodate up to four guests and has private alleyway parking. The home is a great place for a weekend getaway or even a work retreat. The home contains a full-sized kitchen and a bathroom with the appropriate amenities. This home is also located only 2.5 miles (4.02 km) away from Magnolia Market and the rest of downtown Waco.
The Dutch Door Guest HouseWaco, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsawesome place to stay with very comfortable mattress and beddingcute amenities and plenty of kitchen and bathroom essentialsnice job making a small space so cozy and functionalhad a great time staying in this cozy cottagevery clean and cutesy decoratedclean and safe place to stayautumne 's place was clean and well-appointed with plenty of towels etcthe guesthouse was clean and it was nice that the toiletries towels etc were providedthe guest house is super clean and trendy
Host:helpful maps and tips tooautumne was a great hostthe hosts are a sweet couple who kindly greeted us when we arrived but gave us our privacyautumne is a wonderful host and her guesthouse is cozy and stylishgreat value autumne is a great hostRead more reviewsloved this cute little placewonderful place close to everythinglocation is nice and central for visiting various sites around wacogreat space cute touches and close to attractionsthe neighborhood she’s located in felt very safe and quiet
This one-bedroom home will make you think you were living in the 1900s. It is panelled with barn wood that is about a hundred years old. The home includes a copper sink, attractive lighting, and even a handmade rocking chair. However, it also contains modern ammentities such as a WiFi, A/C, and even a TV. This makes it appealing as it blends old and new. Unfortunately, one thing to note about this place is that it is not the most handicap-accessible home. You have to take a steep ladder style stairway in order to get to the bedroom.
Cozy Cabin "Little Red Hen" 12 min to MagnoliaWaco, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe space was perfectly decorated the bed was very comfortable and the a/c kept us very coolthe house is cozy beautiful and immaculate the sleeping arrangements were very comfortable and decorating is so pleasanta comfortable little cabin for one or two to rest and relax after your day of exploring wacoeverything was clean crisp reasonableclean safe and comfortablethe space was super clean and communication was greatplace was very cleanclean charmingly decorated and organized
Host:the recommendations offered by the hosts were very helpfulkenneth was a great hostthe hosts are responsive and helpfulkenneth was a great host and provided many great recommendations for the areathe host was easy to communicate with and always made sure our stay was perfectRead more reviewsnot far from waco but in a good locationclose to all attractions people come to waco forkenneth's place is a great location to downtown wacosuch a nice place to spend away from the cityif your looking for a place to stay that's quiet and peaceful this is the place to choose
This recently renovated two-bedroom, two bathroom condo is located right in downtown. It can accommodate up to six people as well. As it is only a five-minute walk away from Magnolia, and a very appealing location for travellers to Waco. You can also walk only a short distance to many different dining, shopping, and family entertainment options. It is also only a short walking distance from Baylor University, making it a great place for both old and young, and their children.
Private Downtown Condo - (3 Blocks from Magnolia!)Waco, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsperfect amount of room for our family of 5i’m not normally a “tour fan” kind of girl but so glad we decided to gomy sister kept noticing the really fine design details of the apartment and really appreciated itvery clean & comfortablethe condo was very clean and comfortablebeautifully decorated and clean and spaciousi loved this condo it was very clean and great decorgreat place very clean definitely recommend staying here
Host:our host was very responsive and checked in with us throughout our staychris was very responsive to any questionschris is a great host and made everything so easygreat stay great owners made for an easy enjoyable staychris was a great host and was very responsive to messagesRead more reviewsgreat location right on trolley linethis condo is in a perfect downtown close to everything locationsuper cute place and close to the silosperfect location and beautiful spacegreat location and comfortable stay
Starting off as a shipping container, this tiny container home can accommodate up to two people in a Murphy bed that contains a queen-size mattress. Kitchen and dining amenities include a cooktop, a fridge, and a tabletop. This little home provides great minimalist lodging for those who are coming to Waco for some adventure. It is only a short walk away from everything, which makes its location very popular for travellers.
"Yellow & Blue" Elegant Container Tiny HouseWaco, Texas, United States
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning television and wifi worked well and we enjoyed our staywe also enjoyed the surprises of fully stocked coffee rosé in the fridge and hulu on the tvproperty felt special- and comfortablethe bed was extremely comfortablewe took the trip to waco for my girlfriend's birthday she's a huge fixer upper fanvery clean on the insideit is very clean and really prettyit’s sparkling clean and quiet toowhat a beautiful space so clean and adorableclean and welcoming great experience
Host:host was very responsivekenneth was a great hostsuper nice hostshosts are amazing and communicate quicklyvery nice people and very helpful with questions and concernsRead more reviewsexcellent location with just a short trip to all the major attractionsthis tiny house is in a great location it is close to waco & all things magnoliaclose to downtown waco and easy to get to and from everywhereeverything was well put together and the location was greatthe tiny house is super nice and has an awesome location
This home has been inspired by Joanna from “Fixer Upper.” It provides great amenities such as a full-sized stove and a well-stocked kitchen. It is only three miles (4.8 km) away from Magnolia, making it a great location. The home has a queen bed and a queen sleeper sofa, which allows it to accommodate up to four people. The bathroom contains a walk-in shower as well. There is also a Roku TV and wifi, which will keep you entertained while you’re at rest. Street parking is not an issue, as there is enough space around the surrounding area. The home is only a half an acre (0.2 hectares) from the main road, which makes it a convenient location for a traveller on the go.
Waco’s Chic Bungalow - 3 miles to Magnolia3306 US-84
An emerging destination
Waco, Texas, is becoming an increasingly popular travel destination. Such popularity has made lodging difficult, making it important to seek alternatives to hotels or motels. These unique places provide great amenities as well as privacy. The convenient locations allow you to spend more time at the great restaurants and shopping centres nearby.
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