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Things to do and place to be in Chappell Hill, Brenham, and surrounding towns: 

The Cottage sits on the following trails:

Texas Independence Trail, Brazos Valley Bird Trail, and 25 Biking Trails within 1 mile!

If you visit Circle P's Antiques & Collectables in Navasota, check out our Vignette booth.  We have antique pieces plus modern items and gifts. Bonus Tips: Stop at Red Board Table & Tavern for lunch or dinner and have a cocktail or mocktail at the Speak Easy next door to the Red Board Table/Tavern. 

Within 1/2 mile: Downtown Chappell Hill

Adorable shops, Historic Chappell Hill Museum, The Circular Library, Chappell Hill Bank (oldest bank in Texas in original building), Beaver's Kitchen (try the lemon berry pie), Grapevine on Main (love the charcuterie board, live music, dog-friendly patio), Texas Star Winery (tasty wines and dog-friendly patio), Chappell Hill Sausage Co (many great food options), Brazos Valley Brewery, plus bird and bike trails. If you see the Wagyu Wagon food truck, get in line! Bonus for music lovers:  5 miles down the road from The Cottage is Drake's ranch/private residence (Dos Brisas Ranch). 

Within 10 miles:  

Chappell Hill Lavender Farm, Chapelton Vineyards (lovely  vineyard and restaurant!). Brenham Fire Museum, Blue Bell Creamery, Brazos Valley Brewery (try a flight!), Windy Winery, Camp Felder (held Union prisoners) plus many antique stores, HEB grocery store, and many unique restaurants and shops. 


Within 20 Miles:

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, Circle P Antiques & Collectibles, Antique Rose Emporium,  Darst Ranch Vineyards, Saddlehorn Winery (dog friendly patio), and several historical sites/landmarks. 

Within 30-40 miles:

Newman's Bakery & Newman's Castle, Cotton Gin Museum,  Round Top (antiques!), Houston Premium Outlet Mall, Threshold Vineyards, Peach Creek Winery, Wildflower Meadery, Bernhardt Winery, Threshold Vineyards, TMR Donkey & Horse Rescue Ranch.

13 miles Hempstead
17 miles Belleville
18 miles Prairie View A&M
44 miles Texas A&M at College Station
60 miles Houston Galleria 
65 miles Houston Downtown
67 miles to MD Anderson Cancer Center
92 miles NASA Space Center 
99 miles Austin Downtown
115 miles Galveston Island


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