The elegant and spacious Plum Pond Bed & Breakfast is nestled on 70 tranquil acres in the heart of the quiet woods and lakes of East Texas. It rests within ideal proximity -- just 20 minutes -- of Canton, Texas
and its First Monday Trade Days
,-- just 15 minutes -- of Athens
, and --- just 35 minutes of Tyler
The upstairs suite has two bedrooms and shared full bath. The downstairs suite has two bedrooms with shared full bath. Downstairs also includes a fully furnished kitchen, dining room seating six, and Texas living room with a large flat screen HD TV (satellite programming), a library, and tables for puzzles and cards. Broadband wireless internet is available.
Guests wake each morning to a selection of teas and the smell of freshly brewed specialty coffee. Breakfast is served at 8:30 AM on the mainfloor in the spacious and light-filled dining room just off the Great Room and our main kitchen. Most afternoons we serve fresh baked cookies from our dining room.
Our inviting deck overlooks our gardens, shady lawn, pastures, and trails leading to the lake, forests, and creek beyond.
The lodge-style Great Room with its Texas and native art, vaulted ceilings, and farm plank floors, is inviting for guests to relax with good company, books, and board games or to start a leisurely jigsaw puzzle.
During walks through our woods, guests enjoy flora and fauna around Plum Pond. Guests may find blackberries, plums, and wildflowers galore in their seasons, as well as song birds and water fowl they may not have known make their homes in Texas.