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We are open during the COVID-19 crisis!  As always, we are focused on cleanliness and the health of our guests. 

The Duchess Inn has been open for business since March 1, 2018.  This Quilting Retreat and Vacation House in Van Alstyne, Texas is currently taking reservations. Formerly The Alford Inn, this Victorian estate has undergone major renovations and is under new ownership. Click on the Location tab to learn more about the property or to contact us for more information about this beautiful getaway opportunity!

Rooms & Rates


Come visit us and relax at our lovely Quilt Retreat and Vacation Rental House.  Antique-decorated, quaint and comfy rooms. Each room is personally decorated.  Ten twin beds, one full, and two queen beds can sleep up to 16.  $65 per person per night, including tax.  Two night, six person minimum.  Or can rent the entire house for $495/night (two night minimum).



Nestled in the heart of Van Alstyne, our Quilt Retreat and Vacation Rental House is perfectly situated for a large gathering, a weekend break or a leisurely mid-week group get-together.

120 E Marshall St

Van Alstyne, TX 75495

Our Property


Click on the Photo Tour tab above to view images of the various rooms within The Duchess Inn.

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