Sunday, January 31, 2010

First Friday Art Walk this Weekend in Fredericksburg!

Coming up this weekend is the First Friday Art Walk where art galleries in Fredricksburg stay open until 8:00 pm. The galleries will focus on some aspect of the exhibiting artists' work such as painting demonstrations, casual art talks and opportunities to meet artists.

Visitors will experience Fredericksburg art in style while sampling wines from local wineries throughout the day. Galleries scheduled to participate include: Artisans at Rocky Hill, Charles Beckendorf Gallery, Fredericksburg Art Gallery, The Good Art Co., Rodeo Studio Gallery, Whistle Pick and InSight Gallery. Call or book online at while you have a great choice of private cottages, suites and traditional inns!

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Let's go to Luckenbach Texas for the Blues Festival!

Luckenbach, Texas is having its third annual blues festival this weekend showcasing blues artists from all around the country. You just can't get any more Texas than Luckenbach. Saturday will be in the low 50's, so come out and enjoy the sunshine and great music this weekend! Visit today to find great accommodations to suit every budget.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Best Wildflowers in a Decade!

Did you know that experts in the Hill Country are predicting our best wildflower showing in a decade? Spring is always a beautiful time in Fredericksburg, and nothing impacts that seasonal beauty like our crop of bluebonnets, indian paintbrush, and more! The last few years have been a bit dry, but this year we expect an amazing season.

How will you know when the flowers are at their peak? Check out, the international haven for all things bluebonnet! You can track the flowers progression there. And don't forget of course to make your reservations with Absolute Charm! March and April are two of our VERY busiest months of the year. Happy Wildflowering!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Valentines Special! How About a Chocolate Massage!!

Planning for romance?
Here is our fabulous special running now through March 1:

"My Special Valentine" (for Couples)- $400 per couple

Enjoy a two hour fantasy treatment including: Foot Soak and Scrub, Chocolate/Strawberry Body Scrub and Wrap, Fassage (facial massage), and an All-Over Dark Chocolate Massage (you can add chocolate covered strawberries and a beverage for only $25!) or

"Be My Valentine Special" - $190 for one person; $380 for couple

Enjoy this one and a half hour luxurious Chocolate/Strawberry Body Scrub and Wrap; and Fassage (facial massage). (You can add chocolate covered strawberries and a beverage for only $25!)

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Sales in Fredericksburg!

Did you know that January is a great time to visit Fredericksburg? You'll certainly have a little more elbow room and can sweep up some great deals in the process. Many stores are offering percentages off everything in the store to lure in new buyers. So take advantage of the 3-day weekend and head over to the 'Burg for some great deals and a little small town charm!

Monday, January 11, 2010

3 Day Weekend in Fredericksburg!

We have the 3 day Martin Luther King weekend coming up, so make plans to come to Fredericksburg! Trades Days is this weekend along with the Gem and Mineral Show. Chisolm Trail Winery is also hosting Jazz in January. There is always a lot of fun going on in Fredericksburg, so why not come during January and cash in on the great savings?

Here's a great special for all our blog/facebook followers (MUST mention Code FB 1.11 at time of booking):

Stay 2 nights, get the 3rd night FREE THIS WEEKEND ONLY at:

Victorian Mansion (Master Suite, Fountain View, Carriage House)
Front Porch, Back Porch, Ella's Haus, Arbor Cottage, Terah's Garden
Inn on the Creek (Garden View, Treehouse, Seventh Heaven)
Queen Anne (all rooms but Julia)
Sweet Bliss

Call or book online now, but you MUST mention FB code 1.11, and please note this special is first-come, first-served, and ONLY for this weekend, Martin Luther King weekend. Happy shopping!

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Plan now for Valentine's Day!

Can you believe Valentine's Day is only about 5 weeks away? Almost 1/2 of our rooms are already booked, but we still some great selections! Make your reservations today while you still have some great choices! Based on experience I can tell you that we will also fill up our couples massage times slots. Don't let cupid down this Valentine's Day. Plan ahead and be a hero!

Friday, January 1, 2010

Happy New Year from Absolute Charm!

Happy 2010 to all of you from Absolute Charm! We hope you and yours have a year full of blessings. We also hope you'll make time to come visit us here in Fredericksburg. Spring Break is probably our busiest time of year so plan early to get that perfect B&B you were hoping for! Here's to a great year and great friends!