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Washington Grace Cottage

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Grace Cottage is a wonderful 1920s home situated in the beautiful town of Washington, Arkansas. The home comfortably fits four and is located next to Historic Washington State Park. Enjoy a relaxing and restful weekend in the community of Washington.

The space

The Cottage sleeps a maximum of five people in two bedrooms. The front bedroom has one full size bed and one single bed and the back bedroom has one full size bed. Both bedrooms share a single full bathroom. The bathroom is equipped with a single sink, toilet, shelves, mirror, and tub/shower. Cottage includes TV and DVD player. No cable is available. All rooms have central air/heat.

Guest access

The entire house is available to guests, except for the back porch utility room and barn.The majority of the house features wood floors and a fully equipped kitchen with full-size refrigerator/freezer, oven with gas cooktop, microwave, coffee pot, and dishes.The house also has both a front and back porch with furniture for enjoying the outdoors. Board games and videos are available in the living room closet.

The neighborhood

The Cottage is located next to Historic Washington State Park. The park interprets the nineteenth century history of this town that became famous for the Bowie Knife and became the Confederate Capital of Arkansas for the last two years of the Civil War. Various activities happen on a daily basis in the park and more information can be found online. Williams Tavern Restaurant is open from 11am-3pm for lunch on a daily basis for a great southern meal. From May to September on Saturday morning, enjoy visiting the Old Washington Farmers' Market across the street from Williams Tavern Restaurant and taste of the local produce.

Getting around

Everything in the town of Washington is within walking distance. The visitor center for Historic Washington State Park is only four blocks from the front door. For lunch, Williams Tavern Restaurant is only two blocks just down the street. Grace Cottage is located 8 miles from Hope and 33 miles from the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro.

At Grace Cottage, we ask our guests to respect and treat the property as if it were their own. No smoking or pets are allowed on the premises.

Check-in is anytime after 3pm on the day of arrival and check-out is no later than 11am on the day of departure.

Linens are normally not changed every day in order to conserve water and energy, but if you need fresh towels just ask.

The house is on a septic system so please be mindful of what is flushed or put down the drain.

There is no charge for additional guests, but please be respectful of the house and neighbors as a guest at our house. We'd like to keep welcoming people here for a long time!

More Details

Owner
Josh & Jaimie Williams
Member since: 2017
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Josh & Jaimie Williams

Josh and Jaimie Williams enjoy living in the town of Washington and sharing the history of the town with others. Josh works for Historic Washington State Park and grew up in the area. Jaimie is from New England but realized she found "home" in the south. Both enjoy traveling to different historical areas.

Josh & Jaimie Williams purchased this house in 2012

What makes this house unique

Grace Cottage is in a perfect location to enjoy Historic Washington State Park and the Crater of Diamonds State Park. Stay at the cottage and enjoy the 19th century activities offered by the state park or take a road trip and enjoy digging for diamonds at Crater of Diamonds State Park.

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Amenities

Washington House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Both bedrooms share a single full bathroom. The bathroom is equipped with a single sink, toilet, shelves, mirror, and tub/shower. The house is on a septic system so please be mindful of what is flushed or put down the drain.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Back Bedroom - 1 double
    Front Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • The Cottage sleeps a maximum of five people in two bedrooms. The front bedroom has one full size bed and one single bed and the back bedroom has one full size bed. Both bedrooms share a single full bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Notes:
The Cottage is located next to Historic Washington State Park. The park interprets the nineteenth century history of this town that became famous for the Bowie Knife and became the Confederate Capital of Arkansas for the last two years of the Civil War. Various activities happen on a daily basis in the park and more information can be found online. Williams Tavern Restaurant is open from 11am-3pm for lunch on a daily basis for a great southern meal. From May to September on Saturday morning, enjoy visiting the Old Washington Farmers' Market across the street from Williams Tavern Restaurant and taste of the local produce. Everything in the town of Washington is within walking distance. The visitor center for Historic Washington State Park is only four blocks from the front door. For lunch, Williams Tavern Restaurant is only two blocks just down the street. Grace Cottage is located 8 miles from Hope and 19 miles from the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

Lovely place well maintained

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place enjoyed our stay very much

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

we love staying there. Nice and quite.

  • 5 of 5

Awesome! Love this place.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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5

Quiet getaway

  • 5 of 5

I loved the house, the fantastic book collections and huge front porch complete with the porch swing.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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5

Absolutely wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location to enjoy a tranquil weekend and the world's largest Magnolia which is a sight to behold.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Eustace texas
5

Great accommodations....

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our 31st anniversary at Grace Cottage and enjoyed music in the park. It is a refreshing step back in time. Already planning a return trip.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Behind the Pine Curtain: East Texas USA
5

Super cute little house

  • 5 of 5

Easy to find but so out of the way and in the middle of a historic village!

Hostess was very attentive and cheerful and the cottage is very comfortable and charming. We will be back when we have a chance to devote some time to exploring the park!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Damage Deposit $100

Check-in is anytime after 3pm on the day of arrival and check-out is no later than 11am on the day of departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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