Central Texas’s premiere bed and breakfast – old southern charm and hospitality wrapped in 21st century luxury and amenities. Designed for relaxation and comfort, equipped for business, this elegant inn, a classic 1910 Arts and Crafts style home captures your heart with our amazing breakfasts, personalized service, well appointed rooms, and warm hospitality.
Convenient Location to Baylor University and all Waco area attractions
Explore the rich heritage of Waco and Central Texas and all it has to offer from our address on historic Austin Avenue – annually voted Waco’s most beautiful street. Waco attractions offer something for everyone – from history buffs, sports enthusiasts, nature lovers, shoppers or gourmet enthusiasts. Baylor University, one of the country’s leading educational institutions, is just minutes away.
Comfortable Rooms and Suites
The Cotton Palace lavishes its guests with fine furnishings in comfortable and spacious guest areas. Cozy up with a book in front of the original green serpentine stone fireplace. Relax in rocking chairs on the front porch. We offer seven unique guest accommodations with private baths. Exceptional amenities include exquisite linens, luxury robes, fine toiletries and marble jetted tubs and flat screen tvs. The Cotton Palace is the only state inspected B & B in Waco.
Gourmet Breakfast Daily
Begin each day with our very generous gourmet breakfast featuring unique Texas ingredients, accompanied by plenty of fresh Texas roasted Distant Lands coffee from Tyler or award winning Texas teas by Sterling Teas in Rockwall. Early breakfast and special dietary requests may be arranged by at the time you make your reservations. Coffee, tea and scrumptious homemade cookies are available at all hours.