The 505 can accommodate all clientele: romantic couples, business travelers, TDCJ commuters, visiting families, weekend hunters and church groups.
The hunters and retreat folks can find economic amenities at the lodge, while the romantics will look for the candles in the fireplace or cozy nooks available at "The 505 Bed & Breakfast."
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Karnes County has a lot to offer and we want you to stay with us!
Although the 505 does not have a restaurant, the kitchen is always baking and preparing something. Meals are available upon 24-hour request. Miss Angel Garcia offers hand-crafted soaps from special recipes, in the Lodge Gift Shop. Stop in and purchase something special to take home! Choose from the games, VCR and DVD Library and hundreds of good books to take back to your room to enjoy.
Breakfast is served in the Tea Room
between 6:30 and 9:00am.
Special comforts can be arranged.
Staying at The 505 Lodge has a lot to offer. Each of the Lodge Sleeping Suites has four comfortable full beds, a large bathroom with shower and cable television.
There are Business Suites with comfortable beds and a living area with satellite television to enjoy. The Bunkhouse can host eight individuals, with large shower room, kitchenette/sitting room. Computer acess available for your laptop, just check with Maggie to get you set up.
The Lodge has plenty of room for your group of hunters, wedding parties, church groups or family reunions. Although our facility is non-smoking, guests may enjoy their cigars on the porches and the courtyard.
The Courtyard Catering Kitchen is available for your group to lease for your in-house meals, or schedule meals upon registration. Flexible and workable to your special needs, for example: A cycling group with the MS150 Bike Tour from San Antonio to Corpus Christi needed special meal preparations very early before the next leg of their tour. We were up and smiling at 4:30 AM to help everyone enjoy a hot breakfast. One just doesn't get service like that other places.
"Meals-To-Go" are available for your
Our favorite thing is to recommend Kenedy and Karnes City's local places for home cooked meals, like down the road at Helm's Downtown Bakery, or directions to Barth's on Hwy 181. We order up special burgers from across the street at RJ's and make sure we have your requests filled.
Karnes County is one of the best hunting counties in Texas. South Texas is beautiful in Winter, good fields of plentiful seed which means growth for birds. Hunters are welcomed in Karnes County. Leases and day hunts are available to interested parties. Deer Season is a favorite time around here.
505 Lodge offers hunting parties clean affordable rooms, right in the middle of it all.
Sometimes a new place to stay is the right perspective to creating a new experience.
Early morning coffee bar and specialty breakfast tacos available before you leave at dawn. Come back to siesta during the lazy part of the day, or ask about a guest pass at the nearby Karnes County Country Club for golf.
SPECIAL RATES FOR CORPORATE TRAVEL and TOUR GROUPS
"The 505" team members,
some with the project since it's inception, are local people with a vested interest in the
community, wanting our guests to leave Karnes County knowing they will return.
"The 505" property has been caring for people for decades, it's our turn to care for you.
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