The Villa at Messina Hof Winery

4545 Old Reliance Road , Bryan, TX 77802 USA (Show map)

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Named the “Best Romantic Getaway” in Texas, the Villa at Messina Hof Winery is only Four-Diamond resort in the Brazos Valley. The Villa has 11 romantically themed suites available year-round. Surrounded by timeless European heirlooms and antique conversation pieces, The Villa has preserved yesteryears’ nostalgia for guests who truly want to experience old-world wine country. Private patios, balconies, oversized whirlpool tubs and Wi-Fi access add modern-day comforts to your stay. Your stay includes a winery tour, a Texas Sparkling Wine breakfast in the morning and a wine & cheese reception in the evening. Guests are also invited to enjoy our wine bar and experience Vineyard Cuisine at the Vintage House Restaurant located on the property. Inquire about massage packages and world-famous Messina Hof chocolate-dipped strawberries. For the full experience of luxury, order a bottle of your favorite Messina Hof or Paulo wine. Please Note: Our Vintage House Restaurant closes at 3:00 p.m. on Sundays and is closed Monday & Tuesday. The Wine Bar & Retail Guest Center closes at 6:00 p.m. on Sundays. Must be 18 years or older to book a room.

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Overall
4.7

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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Onsite Dining4.5

A Delightful 24 Hours

5 on April 20, 2017

We were part of a group of eight. From the time we arrived till we left it was a very enjoyable stay. The winery tour was fun and informative. We enjoyed sitting on the patio for the wine and cheese reception, and were treated with very good service. Our room was immaculate and full of lovely antiques. Dinner was not rushed. I must say the champagne breakfast served the best crepes I have ever had. And the ladies did an excellent service. I emailed Jean Butler that I had left my phone charger, I had an immediate reply that she was mailing it to me. It has arrived. That sealed our feeling that Messina Hoff is five star business. Thank You


R&R at the Villa

5 on April 18, 2017

We stayed at the Villa during Texas A&M Family Weekend. This lovely place was a haven of peace and quiet. The room was well appointed. The antiques are lovely with an old world charm but never fear your free Wi-fi is near. We enjoyed dining at their vineyard restaurant. The food was exceptional. We visited the tasting room for a late night glass of wine with cheese which was included in our stay. We didn't get to go on the free vineyard tour but we hope to next year. I've already booked our return trip. Hurry don't miss out on this hidden gem in the heart of Bryan-College Station.


Loved it! Highly recommended!

5 on April 15, 2017

The staff at the wine tasting bar, gift shop, and restaurant were superb, as were the accommodations and food. Will definitely go again!


Always a perfect weekend getaway!

4.8 on April 08, 2017

The Villa at Messina Hof is a fantastic B&B that accommodates those who truly want to get away for a romantic weekend of peaceful relaxation, delicious food (during breakfast at the Villa & dinner at The Vintage House), and of course lots of Messina Hof wine! The wine tour and tasting (which is included with the stay) was fun & insightful. The Wine Bar (which is open until 11pm on Fridays & Saturdays) was another cozy venue to sample great wines & cheeses (a wine and cheese tasting is also included with the stay). The "Lancelot & Guinevere" suite, which has unique antique furnishings and a very large whirlpool tub, is the perfect respite after an activity-filled day. The staff were very friendly and helpful, always wanting to make our experience exceptional. My wife and I had our wedding ceremony & reception at Messina Hof, and we returned this trip for our 10 year anniversary! We didn't want to leave...


Loved it!

4.8 on April 03, 2017

We spent two nights at the B&B, dined at the restaurant, took the tour, and enjoyed the wine bar. Can't say enough about the friendliness of the staff and the quality of the experience. It made for a lovely, romantic getaway and we can't wait to return! Highly recommended for wine lovers!


Messina Hof Winery and B & B

5 on March 21, 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at Messina Hof Winery and B & B. We stayed in the Thomas Jefferson room and it was great. The winery was fun and we had dinner there as well. Overall, it was a great stay. I would highly recommend this winery and B & B.


Nice clean stay

3.8 on March 18, 2017

Very clean. Well kept. Quiet. Did I mention it was clean? I felt comfortable walking in bare feet. Nice stay for our anniversary.


Visit for valentine's day 2017

5 on March 08, 2017

The Inn was neat in appearance and the entrance set the tone with simple, elegant furniture and appointments. The vouchers for the wine and cheese tasting were appreciated and the perfect set-up to enjoy our dinner to follow. Since this was a holiday special event, the dining was excellent in the on-site dining room overlooking the vineyard. The inn keeper made us feel welcome and this, our 2nd stay we discovered a new room with all the themes well done. The breakfast is outstanding, maintaining the aura that you are their only guests and the most important people in the world. A remarkable, hide-away almost ensuring a return visit. Sandie


Wonderful Time at the Winery!

4.0 on March 04, 2017

"We had a good time during our stay thanks to the delicious chocolate turtles left in the room, the plate of cheeses at breakfast, and the great customer service of employees Maci and Alex." - Groom "I loved staying in one of the romantic, whirlpool rooms with so many windows! The shower was phenomenal!!! I looked forward to the multi-course breakfast, complete with mimosas, each morning, and I'm not even a morning person! I second what my husband said above about the extremely sweet and accommodating staff! I would definitely stay here again!" - Bride


INCREDIBLE B&B, RESTAURANT AND WINERY

5 on February 23, 2017

Service was great food was great room was wonderful Wife and I had a fantastic time.


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Rooms & Rates

Hof

Upstairs. Bronzed and inlaid oak accents this room with original family furnishings from Hof, Germany. Bath includes tub with shower and marble vanity. Balcony with forest view. King size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Texas

Upstairs. This lone-star suite has a blend of Texas Southwest and Mediterranean romance. Huge walk-in shower, to bath tub. Separate living area. King size bed. No balcony.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Romeo & Juliet

Downstairs. English room furnished in delicately inlaid brown oak and draped with sheer vineyard print fabric. Bath includes tub with shower and marble vanity. This is a corner room with patio view of lake and forest. King size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

D' Artagnan

Downstairs. Mediterranean room furnished in oak with bronze accents, wrought iron with amber glass, themed tapestries and a ship shaped chandelier. Bath includes an extra large tub with a shower and marble vanity. Patio with forest view. King size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Messina

Upstairs. In tribute to the winemaker, this room features walnut Italian furnishings carved with sun and acanthus. Bath includes extra large tub with shower and marble vanity. Balcony with forest view. King size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Thomas Jefferson

Upstairs. The grandfather of American wines is celebrated in this masculine room. Bath includes an extra large tub, separate shower and marble vanity. This room features an etched door, balcony and panoramic view of the vineyard. Queen Size Bed Heavily carved with Presidential Eagles.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Antoinette

Upstairs. Queen Anne in art-deco style, this elegant room features burl rosewood. Bath includes tub with shower and marble vanity. View of the forest and the pond from the balcony. Queen size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Lancelot & Guinevere

Downstairs. Gothic room furnished with a 17th-century hand-carved bed complete with sideboard and cupboard. This elegant Gothic suite also features a large whirlpool tub, separate shower and a stained glass window. Queen size bed. No patio.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Napoleon & Josephine

Downstairs. The splendor of France furnishes this bay room with gilded bed and sideboard. Luxurious bath includes whirlpool tub with separate shower antique-beveled glass heart windows, cherry and brass table, hand-tinted French prints. Queen size bed. No patio.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Venus

Upstairs. Light and airy, this room features hand-stenciled French pine furnishings with marble washstand. Etched door. Bath includes an extra large tub, separate shower and marble vanity. Balcony with a street view. Queen size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Camelot

Downstairs. Furnished with an elaborately ornate king size brass bed and black marbled top Queen Anne asides, this room is truly perfect to Camelot standards. Stained glass accents. Bath includes tub with shower and marble vanity. Patio with forest view. King size bed.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

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Location

Location Type

Airport, Countryside, Lakefront, Wine country

Airport

Houston, TX (IAH-Bush Intercontinental) 77 miles

Directions to property:

Located on Old Reliance Road off of Highway 6 in Bryan, Texas. Close to Coulter Field and Rudder High School.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Movie Theater, Museum, Nature area, George Bush Presidential Library, Downtown Bryan shops, Texas A&M , Lake Bryan, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Sports venue, Tours, University, Vineyard, Winery

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Boutique Hotel

On-site amenities

Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Parking, Telephone, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar, Wheelchair access , Professional Massages by appointment onlyWine Tastings and Winery Tours

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Hiking trails, Tours, Wine and Food Pairings, Cooking Classes, Wine Education Courses, Wine Tasting, Murder Mystery Dinners, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only No smoking inside the facility.
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Children under 12 not allowed.
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 Night Mininmum.
  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: 50.00 per night
  • Cancellations: For cancellations with less than a month's notice, but more than a week's notice prior to arrival, guests will forfeit the deposit. For cancellations with less than a week's notice, the guest is charged the full room rate. For reservations made a year or more in advance OR for groups reserving the whole Villa (all 11 rooms): For cancellations made with less than two months notice, but more than two weeks notice, guests forfeits the deposit. For cancellations made less than two weeks prior to arrival, the guest is charged the full room rate.
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Innkeepers

Name(s)

Jean Butler

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

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Meals

Breakfast

Included

  • Time Served: 8:30am-10:00am
  • Serving Location: Main Back Patio, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Restrictive , Vegetarian Please notify Inn of any special diet needs.


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