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Southern Rose Ranch Bed & Breakfast in Brenham, TX
 would like you invite you to take some time to visit the websites below to learn more 
about this scenic, historic area and what there is to see and do...

Chappell Hill Lavender Farm

With its quaint surroundings and scenic hillside view, the aromatic lavender fields provide a unique day excursion.  Situated 8 miles north of the historic town of Chappell Hill, the lavender farm is open to the public for cutting on weekends during the blooming season which generally occurs twice a year.  After cutting, enjoy a relaxing picnic lunch under many of the shade trees.  And don't forget to treat yourself to a cool glass of lavender lemonade or lavender tea!  For more information on the cutting schedule, call (979)251-8114

Chappell Hill Lavender Farm and gift shop will reopen for the season on March 3rd.  The farm and gift shop will be open on weekends through the end of November.  Hours of operation on weekends are: 
Saturday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday -  11:00 am - 5:00 pm

*Lavender should be ready in late July!


ANEW AT fancy that!

Located in Historic Downtown Brenham, fancy that! invites you to sit a spell, stroll a bit and enjoy our diverse and inspiring collection of a little bit of everything, and a lot of everything else. We are preparing the way for a fabulous fall and holiday  must plan to join us soon!

Chappell Hill Historical Museum

The Bluebonnet Festival is April 11-12, 2015

The Scarecrow Festival is October 11-122, 2014        

If you can't come for the Festival, come see the wildflowers on the Bluebonnet Trail!

The Bird watching on the Ranch is fabulous; we love to see the painted bunting along with the beautiful red cardinals at our feeders.  

Volare's Italian Restaurant-The Innkeeper's personal favorite!
Blue Bell Creameries - Plant Tours
 Southern Lady Magazine features Southern Rose Ranch as a Place To Stay in Brenham-October 2012
Cote De Texas features Southern Rose Ranch in "A Visit to a Bed and Breakfast in Washington County"
Garden Life: Recipes: Southern Rose Ranch Cranberry Salsa
Honeymoon Cottages in Chappell Hill

*Featured in PlanetEye Traveler
Featured in "Country Roads" Adventures Close to Home, June 2009
*Featured in the online article  "Southern Rose Ranch French Toast" by BellaOnline *
Featured in April 2009 Texas Highways' articles "Going to the Chappell" and "Wildflower Drives".

*Featured on the 2007 Chappell Hill Lavender Fest "Tour de Lavender"
*Featured on the Chappell Hill Historical Society Home Tour 2006
*Featured in 11/05
*Listed in's "One Tank Getaways" press release -appearing in USA Today
*Listed in
Texas Explorer, Online Travel Magazine
Listed on Texas Department of Agriculture's "Texas Yes!" getaway destinations
(Brenham/Chappell Hill)  website as a place to "Stay and Play"!
Unity Theatre in Downtown Brenham
Unity Theatre is a non-profit, professional theatre located in historic downtown Brenham. This 125-seat theatre, set in a restored warehouse, offers an intimate theatre experience within walking distance of shops, restaurants, and fine bed & breakfast establishments. The company produces a variety of plays and musicals throughout the year. Tickets are $25 and we will make you reservations! The theatre guarantees a seat for our B&B guests since we are a PREFERRED LODGING PARTNER with Unity!  Located in beautiful downtown at 300 Church St., Brenham.
Let Southern Rose Ranch make reservations for you!


Washington-on-the-Brazos - The Birthplace of Texas

Murry Grigsby
Murry takes a lot of pictures of Washington County including Chappell Hill, the scarecrows, the Lavender Farm and the bluebonnets.  Check out his photography and order some prints from him of this beautiful area.

Brenham Portrait Gallery
Scott Hill of Brenham Portrait Gallery took some of the stunning outdoor kitchen and Rose Suite pictures.  He is an excellent photographer that specializes in portrait and bridal pictures in the beautiful natural setting of Washington County.  Visit:

                 Brenham/Washington County Visitor Information


Marburger Farms Antique Fair

Held every April and October 

Blue Hills at Round Top

Junk Gypsy Junk-O-Rama Prom

Where can I find out about the BainUltra ThermoMasseur like the one in the
 Rose Suite at Southern Rose Ranch?

  Antique Rose Emporium


 Bed & Breakfast Info     Calendar & Reservations 
   Ranch Packages      What Our Guests Say       News from the Ranch     Directions
   Photo Gallery      Washington County Relocation  Tours    Links to Explore

Southern Rose Ranch
Steve and Donna Cummins
8580 Dairy Farm Road
Chappell Hill, Texas 77426
Phone: (979) 251-7871 or (979)251-4028