Inn on the River

Unwind to the tune of nature's symphony in Central Texas.

Let the clamor of the city recede into oblivion as you step into the embrace of nature, history, and tranquility at Inn on the River in Glen Rose, Texas. This Texas Historic Landmark Boutique Hotel was built over a century ago and serves as your haven, where the relentless city sounds give way to a soothing symphony of rippling waters, rustling leaves, and melodious birdsong.

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Embrace the ebb and flow of riverside serenity.

What it's like

Picture yourself strolling through the century-old corridors, or relaxing in the lobby under the watchful gaze of the property's friendly canine mascot, Ryman. Step outside, and the majestic Paluxy River unfolds before you, its whispers echoing the stories of the ancient live oaks that have stood sentinel here for 300-400 years. This is a place where time stands still, where you can reconnect with nature and the ones you hold dear, all while being cradled in the lap of comfort and elegance.

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The closest faraway getaway.

Small touches

Each of this property's 22 rooms has been thoughtfully curated to ensure your peace and relaxation. Dive into the plush French feather beds adorned with organic cotton sheets, pamper yourself with premium bath amenities, or simply sit back and relax. Inn on the River pays homage to its historic roots by decorating each room with unique antique furniture. Although complimentary WiFi is available throughout the property, every accommodation is intentionally TV-free to promote a serene ambiance. If you're looking to spend some time outside, the Inn also offers fire pits, lawn games, a riverside lounge area, and more.

Eat and drink

Kickstart your day with a hearty breakfast brimming with an array of delightful offerings. The most important meal of the day is served in the property's exquisite dining room. Any dietary restrictions? The staff is happy to cater to your needs — simply inform them of your restrictions upon check-in. And when the time comes for lunch or dinner, step into Snyder's Tavern, which serves up a variety of tasty fare that is appealing to all ages and appetites.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located on the banks of the Paluxy River in Glen Rose, Texas.

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Guest Services

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary parking
  • Dog-friendly accommodations available (fees apply, please contact hotel directly to book)

Eat & Drink

  • Complimentary full breakfast served daily
  • Snyder's Tavern (lunch served Saturday - Sunday, dinner and drinks served Thursday - Sunday)
  • Complimentary coffee, tea, and water available 24/7

Fitness & Recreation

  • Fire pits
  • Riverside lounge area
  • Rocking chairs
  • Lawn games (bag toss, croquet, bocce ball, lawn dice, and more)
  • Kayaks available
  • River tubes available

In-room amenities

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath products
  • Ceiling fan
  • Individual climate control

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 48 hours prior to arrival to avoid a penalty charge of the total booking amount. Reservations during holidays or local events may have different cancellation policies. Please inquire directly with the hotel for reservations booked during those times.
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