Perfectly located halfway between Austin and Houston, Washington County and has over 30 venues that are available for group meetings, conferences, corporate retreats, and much more. From a 1,000 person event to a private corporate retreat, and everything in between … we deliver. You’ll experience small town charm steeped in rich Texas history combined with state-of-the-art amenities to make your event effortless and memorable.
Two great treasures, right next door to each other in the heart of Downtown Brenham. Yumm! Sweets presents Italian gelato, Blue Bell ice cream, old fashioned candy store, coffee, Wi-Fi, waffles, crepes and other delicious sweets. Yumm! Eats features pizza, wraps, salads, sandwiches, and more. Our intimate party room is ready for your special event up to 20 guests.
We are a small boutique winery producing classic varietals and unique blends. Our tasting room and vineyard are located on a hill that provides breathtaking views, encourages you to stop and rediscover the beauty that surrounds you daily here in Washington County, Texas. “Texas Wines from Texas Grapes.” Open Fri and Sun noon-5pm, Sat 11am-6pm, all other days by appointment only.
The White House on the Hill and The Barn @The White House on the Hill were inspired by the old charm and simple elegance of the quaint country churches and barns that dotted the countryside throughout the United States in the 18th and 19th centuries. The White House on the Hill is a reflection of a long time past and of treasured structures that helped define what our ancestors valued in life. Come experience the architecture of yesteryear while enjoying our elegant surroundings overlooking stunning views of our pond, Texas rolling hills, and our very own 300+ olive tree orchard. Conveniently located on the edge of Washington County near Greenvine, it is perfectly situated to explore Round Top, Brenham, Carmine, Fayetteville, Burton and the surrounding areas. Linda and Rob followed their heart in creating this destination with luxury and elegance in mind. In addition to lodging, we host workshops, elopements, honeymoons, small weddings, intimate rehearsal dinners, romantic getaways, photo and video shoots, baby showers, group or corporate retreats, and girls’ getaways.
Rental Cabins each with kitchenette, private bath, deck with patio furniture and a 1768-sq-ft Cottage that sleeps 10. Party Pavilion for family reunions, anniversaries, small weddings.
Texas Seafood & Steakhouse in Brenham, Texas, features fine steaks, catfish, shrimp, salmon, and more. Even Cajun specialties like etouffee! Our back room has plenty of space for a group of 50 to eat in private – great for birthday and anniversary celebrations or business meetings over lunch.
The Super 8 Brenham has 51 rooms that include a spa, pool, fitness center, meeting room, free wireless high speed internet throughout entire hotel, and free continental breakfast. Meeting room on site can hold 20 people seated.
Celebrating 15 Years in the rolling hills between Brenham and Round Top, TX. Historic farmhouse with private cabins designed to completely relax you and take care of all of your needs. Groups, children and pets welcome. Main Room will comfortably accommodate 36 people for dining, 40 people for sit-down meetings, and 50 people for receptions and parties.
Full-service Bed & Breakfast just One Block from Historic Downtown Brenham. Built in 1898, this stately home is a Registered Texas Historical Landmark showcasing original and period Antique Furniture and décor. Freshly prepared Champagne Breakfast served daily! Happy Hour celebrated each evening! Wine Dinners available by reservation. Blue Bell Ice Cream… for a midnight snack! Four bedrooms with Queen Beds accommodating up to 10 people. Entire house available for events up to 30 people: Weddings, Bridal Showers, Business Meetings, etc.
Step back in time at our charming, historic Quebe Guesthouse. Take a deep breath; let the privacy and serenity settle in as you turn onto the driveway beneath arching branches of an ancient oak tree. You’ll be delighted by the picturesque home that is comfortably furnished with antique furniture, original art, framed old photos and documents. Approximately 2100 square feet of peaceful, quiet space. You have the whole house to yourselves. Downstairs are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with two doubles, a full bath and a half-bath, large kitchen, dining room, parlor and front and back porches. Upstairs find two bedrooms, one with a king bed and one with a double and a twin.
Can accommodate small weddings – 15 guests. Located close to other wedding venues for bridesmaids or groomsmen lodging. Perfect for your next girlfriend get-together, small family reunion, scrapbooking party or house party.
Located in the rolling hills near Brenham, PermaVista Ranch boasts breathtaking grounds, comfortable event and vacation amenities, a jovial staff, and a wide range of fun activities. Just over an hour from both Houston and Austin, we are an ideal destination for birthday parties, weddings, corporate retreats and family reunions. The facility is well-equipped and can easily host cocktail parties and dinners for up to 200 people or more. Our luxury ranch can comfortably accommodate up to 20 guests for overnight stays.
An eclectic tapas fusion restaurant on the square in Downtown Brenham featuring weekly farm to table locally sourced specials, an abundant rotating craft beer list and an extensive domestic and foreign wine list and cellar on premise. Think casual upscale chic in a contemporary space with abundant outdoor seating, local art and a creative chef.
We’ve been serving sandwiches, quiche, salads, baked potatoes and homemade pies to groups of all sizes in our charming historic downtown building since 1982. Create your own combination by adding a hot soup, fresh fruit, side salad or delicious broccoli salad, then make your way to our antique ice cream parlor for hand-dipped Blue Bell ice cream! Must Be Heaven has a private dining area that seats up to 36 comfortably. The room is available on a “first request” basis at no charge. After business hours, however, the entire restaurant is available for a charge. Restaurant seats 215 including the private room.
The library offers a variety of services for adults, teens, and children. There are over 47,000 items in our collection. Services offered include public access computers, laptops, Chromebooks, free WiFi, faxing, color printing, copying, scanning, and borrowing from other libraries through Inter-Library Loan (ILL). Meeting spaces and study rooms are free to reserve for public use. Meeting spaces must be reserved by Library card holders, capacity for 60 people.
Motel 6 in Brenham, Texas, formerly Holiday Inn (which is now a nearby newer hotel), offers spacious rooms and suites with kitchens, complimentary breakfast, free wireless internet, swimming pool, fitness facility, business center and banquet hall. The 2,000 square foot meeting space is fully equipped with a kitchen, audio and video equipment, and more. The meeting space at Motel 6 is perfect for small weddings, meetings, seminars and parties with seating for 95.
We are a full service bed and breakfast, offering a fresh approach to your B&B experience by focusing on your rest and wellness! We are a chemical free property inside and out. We recycle what we can; we buy local whenever possible (even our mattresses were made in Brenham); and, we’ve ensured a relaxing atmosphere by having no children under 12 or pets as overnight guests!
The house is designed with contemporary styling led by the work of local artists. Comfortable king size beds with spa quality bedding await you in each of the five guest rooms, as well as little comforts such as locally roasted coffee and snacks that are available anytime during your stay! Located just three blocks from the square of historic downtown Brenham, we’re within easy walking distance of fantastic restaurants, shopping and live entertainment venues.
Whole house rentals for meetings, families and celebrations are also available! For more information, click here!
To take a look at all our amenities and services, as well as booking your reservation, visit our website!
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.
Hampton Inn & Suites has 66 rooms and spacious suites. One king or two queen beds, luxurious Cloud 9 bedding, non-smoking facility. Free wireless high-speed Internet, coffee makers, micro/fridges, 32-inch HDTV, handicapped rooms. Outdoor pool, hot tub, fitness center, laundry, business center, meeting room, hot breakfast. Hampton Inn & Suites provides a large, well decorated meeting room for rental. Provided are round or rectangle tables, TV, projector and other essentials for meetings or group events for up to 65 people.
Enjoy fresh salads, handcrafted soups and sandwiches (including Vegan options), and more while surrounded by fun and funky works of art and listening to easy jazz. Funky Art Cafe can be reserved for private parties after hours for up to 50 people seated.
This beautifully designed hotel will both amaze and delight guests. This all-suite hotel offers one-room suites with sitting areas complete with sofa sleepers and work areas. All spacious suites also include refrigerators, microwaves, coffee makers, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. Comfort Suites of Brenham also has a meeting room available for small gatherings up to 20 people – ideal for a business meeting!
The Baymont Inn features 61 rooms, two-room suites, indoor pool, fitness center and spa. Microwaves, refrigerators in all rooms. Full hot breakfast, 100 percent non-smoking. Near shopping and restaurants. Conference room available for business meetings with 25 attendees.
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.
Elegant 15-room boutique hotel in Downtown Brenham with all the amenities you expect at a five star property! Guests are walking distance to local restaurants, night life and unique shopping. Full restaurant breakfast, served by Brenham Grill, is included with every stay! Guests enjoy free wi-fi, parking and Blue Bell Ice Cream all in the comfort of spa quality rooms and a relaxing atmosphere. Ant Street Inn is also a beautiful location for weddings, groups or business meetings! Venue options include their New Orleans style garden which features a lovely arbor, a 4,000 sq foot ballroom with seating for 50 – 250 guests, and a private meeting space that can accommodate up to 6 people.
Americas Best Value Inn Brenham offers the most value for your money when staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms with in-room Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast and complimentary coffee in our lobby. Grab a free newspaper, and take advantage of our business center with computer, fax and copy services. All guest rooms include coffeemakers, hairdryers, 32-inch flat panel cable TVs, HBO and ESPN. Take advantage of our extremely comfortable beds and relax while saving money year-round with our Kids Stay Free Policy (11 and under in parent’s room). For longer term corporate assignments or business trips we offer special weekly rates and direct billing options. Smoking and non-smoking rooms. Pets are welcome, restrictions and charges apply. Also includes a meeting room with seating for 50 people.
Unity Theatre is a non-profit, professional theatre located in historic downtown Brenham. Set in a restored warehouse, the 125-seat intimate theatre offers a variety of plays and musicals throughout the year. Also a great location for seated dinners and dancing. Packages can be designed to include amenities ranging from a library, atrium, concession bar, kitchen, lobby, studio and theatre. Spaces are ideal for staff retreats or meetings up to 150 guests.
Sealand Seafood & Steak offers a wide variety of seafood, steak and country style dishes to fill your appetite. We have an awesome bar for you to have a few drinks, enjoy a great game, and just unwind with family and friends. We also have a spacious room in the back with everything you need for your next event. The Party Room can seat 82.
Escape to the picturesque countryside of Burton, TX to sip and savor award-winning wines here at Saddlehorn Winery. We’re open daily and conveniently located halfway between Houston and Austin, just 1 mile off Hwy 290. Private event space is available that can accommodate up to 100 people.
Prairie Hill is a bed & breakfast in an 1880s farm house on 40 acres near Brenham. Whether you’re seeking casual fun with friends, sightseeing and antique shopping in town, or simply solitude on your own, this peaceful country setting is the perfect place to relax and get away any time.
Texas real pit-smoked barbecue and ice cold beer! Handmade Texas art in a historic train depot! Air conditioned inside and beautiful rustic seating outside. Country atmosphere right in the heart of Downtown Brenham.
The Miracle Farm Retreat Center is available to outside groups as a place for reflection, renewal, and spiritual growth. The Center includes a new outdoor pavilion, two bunkhouses with 60 and 8 beds each, a meeting center, fully equipped commercial kitchen, and a nearby outdoor chapel. Facilities are ideal for youth groups, church or corporate retreats and meetings, as well as family reunions. There is a 60-bed bunkhouse, meeting center to accommodate up to 85 people with full commercial kitchen, and a large pavilion for outdoor activities.
Los Cabos isn’t just great Mexican food – we also have American favorites, including a large salad bar! We have plenty of space for parties or meetings, bar seating, and a large parking lot to accommodate buses. One large room can seat 150 people or split the room up for a smaller gathering! Groups can arrange buffet-style meal or order off the menu.
Event venue located in Independence.
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.
Camp Blessing makes summer camp, an iconic childhood experience, available to children with special needs whose challenges prevent their participation elsewhere. Camp Blessing is a residential Christian summer camp offering love, acceptance and fun to children and young adults with special needs and their siblings. September-April is the off-season for Camp Blessing, a time in which the property is opened up to everyone for various reasons like corporate retreats, family reunions, and many other group needs. Dormitories can sleep 275 people total, with 2-8 to each room with a private bath. Dining hall is available and meals can be provided. Two large meeting rooms, ropes course, recreation pavilion, fishing pond, heated outdoor pool. Fully staffed!
The hilly, well-designed 18-hole golf course, along with a fine clubhouse, is a family-oriented club in Brenham. Open to the public by reservation. Brenham Golf & Country Club also has a beautiful banquet room overlooking the golf course that is available for private parties up to 120 people.
The Brenham Community Center is available to host meetings, events, or receptions. The facility is equipped with a PA system, security system, full kitchen, table and chairs, breakout room deck with BBQ grill, courtyard area, lounge with TV, computer lab, reading room. Main hall can hold 105 attendees, computer lab 4 with computers, classroom 20 max.
This beautifully restored historic multi-purpose venue located in the heart of Downtown Brenham offers an authentic space for meetings, conferences, live music, movies, galas, wedding ceremonies and receptions, and other memorable occasions.
Located on the first floor is the Hasskarl Auditorium. The theatre has been restored to its original beauty; complete with modern-day technology it seats 321 people.
The Bullock Ballroom, on the second floor, seats 200. This revitalized ballroom offers a space for a band or DJ, podium area, audio-visual system, catering kitchen, crystal chandeliers and original 1925 wood floors.
Venues are available for rent, together or separately. Virtual tour available on website.
This 8-acre retail garden features antique roses, native plants, perennials, herbs and wildflowers. Beautiful gardens to stroll and a nice little gift shop to accessorize your garden. Groups are welcome for tours. The Antique Rose Emporium is also a prime location to hold a wedding and/or reception. Facilities include gardens with tents, gazebo, chapel, outdoor covered pavilion and Victorian house – perfect for weddings with up to 225 seated guests.
4 Star Concert Hall is Brenham’s premiere music venue, a place to hang out, listen to live music, tune in to sports at the bar, and enjoy our beautiful patio! 4 Star Concert Hall is located on the east end of Brenham’s entertainment district in Historic Downtown Brenham. Our venue features a large concert hall + 2 more stages in the SideBar & Patio with live music seven days a week, a full bar, craft beer and cocktails, lovely wine list and daily drink specials! Rent out our beautiful second-floor Skyline Room for a private event, dinner party, meeting, gathering, reunion, shower, or whatever your needs might be.
Open weekends and most school holidays. Family entertainment: roller skating, video games, concerts and banquets.
Rockin’ Star Ranch is a beautiful and unique destination for events, retreats, weddings and reunions. Our spacious 7,000 square foot ballroom boasts dramatic vaulted ceilings, an amazing commercial kitchen, massive granite topped bar and its own private suite tucked away upstairs for newlyweds or other very lucky guests. The ballroom is the largest in the area and provides the perfect airy, yet intimate, space for your next destination wedding, reunion or business conference. We also feature on-site lodging with quaint individual cabins that surround a gorgeous outdoor pool complete with waterfall and bar/kitchen. Ballroom seats 300 at tables; 500 cocktail-style; Ranch sleeps 30 in 7 different cabins.
Lillian Farms Country Estate combines the grace of a true B&B in a Victorian-style mansion, and the charm of secluded self-catering cottages for those who really want to get away from it all. Overlooking 230 acres of picturesque Texas landscape, Lillian Farms has five B&B guest rooms and eight cottages. For B&B guests, a full breakfast is served each morning. Cottage guests will find breakfast items stocked in their full kitchen. Lodging packages. Lillian Farms is also home to the Lone Star Event Center, which features 5,000 square feet of space (including a ballroom) to host weddings and special events up to 300 guests.
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.
Deep In The Heart Farm is 150 acres of rolling hills with a seasonal creek, majestic oaks, and stunning sunsets. The abundant natural beauty offers endless photo opportunities for engagement and wedding portraits.
From the simplest rustic outdoor wedding to the most elaborate sophisticated event, Deep In The Heart can do it all while at the same time making you feel at home and welcomed like family. Can accommodate up to 450 guests.
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.
We welcome you to the Brenham Elks Lodge, the perfect setting for your weddings, luncheons, BBQ Cook-offs, family reunions, milestone birthday parties, business meetings and trade shows, just to name a few possibilities. Capacity of a maximum of 250 guests maximum inside (includes bar and stage).
This historic building located in Fireman’s Park is ideal for wedding receptions, meetings, reunions and all other gatherings for 350 or less. Features beautiful walls built from rock quarried near Somerville.
An air-conditioned building available for parties, wedding receptions and meetings. Amenities include kitchen and serving room. Can seat 500 people with long tables and chairs.
The Washington County Fairgrounds offers a variety of buildings throughout the year for your rental needs. Our grounds are available for different functions such as: • Arts and Crafts Shows • Banquets • Cattle Events • Dances • Display Shows • Hog Events • Horse Events • Meetings • Other Livestock and Poultry events • Wedding Receptions • Reunions • Swap Meets • and much, much more!
The Fireman’s Training Center is the second largest venue in Washington County with space for 800 seated. The full space is 100 x 100 feet with kitchen, band stage and outdoor covered barbeque pit area. Bar is open upon request. A PA system and 10×10 foot overhead projector screen are also available. Conveniently located along Hwy 290 with ample parking.