What Are Some Facts About the Cabins in Big Bend National Park?


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The cabins in Big Ben National Park are located at Chisos Mountains Lodge and feature three double (full size) beds a piece. There are only five cottages available within the park boundaries. As of 2015, reservations for the cabins are made by calling Chisos Mountains Lodge or by using its online reservation service.

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The official name for the cabins at Big Ben National Park is the Roosevelt Stone Cottages. Three of the cottages are freestanding cabins; the other two are a connected duplex. The three freestanding units also allow pets for an additional fee, but pets cannot be left unattended. Each cottage has a maximum capacity of seven people. A roll-away bed is available for an additional fee, and cribs are available free of charge.

Each of the Roosevelt Stone Cottages has a private shower, a hair dryer, a coffee pot, a ceiling fan, a microwave and a refrigerator. The cabins do not have air conditioning units, televisions or phones. Televisions, DVD players and DVDs are available to rent. Televisions do not get channel reception.

The cottages are non-smoking and located near dining, shopping and the park visitor center. There is no cellphone service around the cabins; however, a payphone is available nearby. Wireless Internet is not guaranteed but is available in most rooms.

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