The Margaret Austin Center is a rural retreat center established to provide a quiet and inexpensive setting for retreats and meetings in the rolling hills outside Chappell Hill, Texas. Originally the vacation home of Margaret Austin, the Center has welcomed retreat groups for almost 20 years. Meeting Hall seats 60, Dining Hall seats 50, Retreat Center sleeps 56.
The Inn at Dos Brisas is located approximately one hour outside of Houston and provides a welcome retreat for enjoying exquisite cuisine, lodging and activities. The casual elegance of the Inn, the casitas and the haciendas blend seamlessly with luxurious touches for a perfect mix of relaxation and refinement. Enjoy a gourmet dinner or Sunday brunch in Texas’ only Forbes 5-star restaurant where cuisine is made from ingredients cultivated on our acres of organic farmland and orchards. Eight- and five-course nightly tasting menus. Five-course Sunday Brunch menu. Wine Cellar stocks over 3,500 vintage bottles. Reservations are required and can be made through our website. We welcome you to have your special event here at our luxury resort. We have several spaces to fit your event needs – indoors can accommodate 10-55; outdoors 300 or more.
This facility offers 3600 sq. ft of space with a full kitchen and catering access. Can seat 350-400 banquet style, 500 with seating only.
The Chappell Hill Historic District includes the restored Providence Baptist Church parsonage, the Museum displaying historical exhibits and the Swearingen folk art collection, the Rock Store, century-old churches, Masonic Cemetery, library and the oldest continually operating bank in America. Groups are invited for tours of the historic sites with advance reservation. If you are having a group event or wedding, Chappell Hill may be the place for you! Providence Church is a quaint location for a wedding ceremony – the church holds 130 people. The Museum is ideal for parties up to 120, and the Rock Store can seat 40 people for a more intimate gathering in historic downtown.
Enjoy old-fashioned home cooking, homemade pies and a friendly atmosphere in an antique house. While you are here, browse our gift shop. We also have a private party room that seats 20-25 and offer catering for your events.