Huntsville, Texas is located about one hour north of Houston, about one-quarter of the way from Houston to Dallas. The town is nearby the Trinity River, and the Davy Crockett National Forest. Huntsville was established in 1836 as a trading post. The area is home to small hills and large trees that line the streets. Huntsville has plenty of unique accommodations available for travelers looking to visit or pass through the area.
Read on to find out the best accommodations available, from hotels and apartments to vacation rentals, there’s something for everyone here in Huntsville, Texas!
Bethy Creek Resort is located about a 20-minute drive north east of Huntsville, on Bethy Creek, which connects to the Trinity River. Guests can rent their own price of the lake-side cabins on the property. The resort offers a standard queen size bedroom, and also a one-bedroom suite. All guestrooms come with air conditioning, satellite TV and kitchenette. In the outdoor areas, guests can enjoy the barbecue area as well as a children’s playground. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. Visitors like to take advantage of being on the lake by engaging in fishing and canoeing.
Bethy Creek Resort
Address: 136 Shorewood Drive, 77320 Riverside, TX (see map)
Price: from 79 USD
This traditional hotel option is located on the western side of Huntsville, right off Interstate 45. The hotel has free WiFi throughout the property, as well as a fitness center. This Hampton has five different room types, with the largest can accommodate four guests. There are rooms specifically structured for mobility access and others are designated non-smoking rooms.
Hampton Inn and Suites Huntsville
Address: 120 Ravenwood Village Drive, 77340 Huntsville, TX (see map)
Price: from 117 USD
This Airbnb accommodation is great for those looking for some time in the country without sacrificing the amenities of a town. Up to four guests can enjoy this private log cabin on a 0.8-hectare (2-acre) pond that is available for fishing and kayaking. The cabin is about 15 minutes off of Interstate 45. There is a 15 USD cleaning fee, and 150 USD security deposit due in addition to the room rate. The host makes it clear that this cabin is not suitable for pets or children under 12 years of age. Previous guests have loved the scenery and privacy this cabin provided.
Getaway Log Cabin
Price: from 49 USD
Number of Guests: 4
For those requiring a lot of room, or in need of the mystical charm of the forest, this Airbnb spot is perfect. Located on the edge of the Sam Houston National Forest, this estate is on its own. Up to 16 guests can enjoy this four-bedroom, two-bathroom home that has a host of outdoor activities at its disposal. Guests can take advantage of the home trampoline, fire pit, swings, tree house, sandpit, pool, and walking trails. There is a 75 USD cleaning fee and 500 USD security deposit. Take advantage of this great value and take you time to get to know the secrets of the forest.
Secluded Estate in the Forest
Price: from 359 USD
Number of Guests: 16
This bed and breakfast is located near the Huntsville Town Square. The historic property is decorated with local folk art and is nearby antique shops, cafes, nightlife and more. The Keer Room at the Smither B&B can accommodate up to two guests.
Smither Family B&B Kerr Room
Price: from 80 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Another option at the Smither Family B&B is the Gaston Room. This room is for one guest only. The room is decorated with a white wrought iron bed, a quilted tapestry, and vintage travel posters, and paintings done by a local artist. Guests share one and a half baths among themselves. Continental breakfast is served and the hosts are very flexible and accommodating to guests needs. There are plenty of local museums around the town like the Crazywood Art Gallery, The H.E.A.R.T.S. Veterans Museum, and Texas Prison Museum and the Sam Houston Museum.
Smither family B&B Gaston Room
Price: from 79 USD
Number of Guests: 1
The Cabin at Fossil Tree Farm is a local owned working ranch that provides B&B accommodation throughout the week. Guests looking for some peaceful relaxation in the great outdoors will love the 65 hectares (162 acres) of land that surround this secluded cabin. The cabin has one bedroom with a full size bed, and a loft with two twin size beds. There is also a fully outfitted bathroom. There is a two night minimum stay for this accommodation.
The Cabin at Fossil Tree Farm
Price: from 125 USD
Number of Guests: 4
This bed and breakfast is about a 20-minute drive south of Huntsville. It can sleep up to 18 guests in its six bedrooms and has eight bathrooms. The bed and breakfast has commonly been the venue for weddings and other events. It provides a rustic and elegant atmosphere to any wedding or private event. Guests can make use of the stone fire pit, outdoor bar area and lawns.
Beautiful Bed and Breakfast
Price: from 350 USD
Number of Guests: 18
Huntsville is a part of the gateway to the rest of Texas. Travelers will enjoy the friendly community and the variety of accommodations that Huntsville provides. Its plains are the place to get a good night’s sleep and explore the small towns of the area on their journey through the southern United States.
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