Blairfield Goes to Ellison House in Lockhart, TX!

If you’re looking for a quiet weekend getaway not far from Austin, look no further! Lockhart may be known for it’s world famous barbecue, but is quickly becoming a hot new destination for both residents and business owners alike looking for an affordable alternative to the skyrocketing cost of living in Austin. We think you’ll love the small town charms of Lockhart, TX.

The newly opened boutique boardinghouse, Ellison House, is a beautiful place to stay during your visit to this Texas town. This unique hotel offers both historic architecture and modern luxuries. The Ellison House was built in the 1860s by Colonel James. F. Ellison and has been home to many prominent families in Lockhart throughout the years. In 2016, the home was lovingly renovated, bringing tasteful, contemporary interiors and design to the home.

The Ellison House
The Ellison House
Ellison Light Fixture copy
Ellison Light Fixture copy
Ellison Kitchen copy
Ellison Kitchen copy
The Temple Room
The Temple Room
Ellison Bathroom copy
Ellison Bathroom copy
Ellison Bathroom 2 copy
Ellison Bathroom 2 copy
Ellison Stairs copy
Ellison Stairs copy
The Ellison’s Library Room
The Ellison’s Library Room
Ellison Downstairs Bed copy
Ellison Downstairs Bed copy
Ellison Upstairs Balcony copy
Ellison Upstairs Balcony copy
Ellison Back Patio copy
Ellison Back Patio copy

Four unique rooms are available for your stay, or you can even to rent the whole house for your gathering or special event. Common living, kitchen and outdoor spaces are shared amongst the guests, including a stunning second story covered porch you’ll want to lounge on for days. Ellison House is located walking distance from the downtown square, shops, and restaurants and is just a short drive to the San Marcos River.

When you’re not chowing down at the local barbecue joints, be sure to visit Loop & Lil’s for fantastic pizza, Chaparral Coffee for your caffeine fix, vintage and antique clothing stores such as Rollfast Ranchwear, and a stroll through the historic town square.

Loop and Lil’s
Loop and Lil’s
Chaparral Coffee
Chaparral Coffee
Rollfast Ranchwear
Rollfast Ranchwear
Rollfast Ranchwear
Rollfast Ranchwear
Lockhart City Hall
Lockhart City Hall
Lockhart, TX
Lockhart, TX
Lockhart, TX
Lockhart, TX

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