Details for The Eggeling Hotel (Atlas Number 5091001404)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5091001404


Marker Number 1404
Atlas Number 5091001404
Marker Title The Eggeling Hotel
Index Entry Eggeling Hotel, The
Address 295 E. San Antonio St.
City New Braunfels
County Comal
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 584802
UTM Northing 3286368
Subject Codes buildings; inns, hotels, motels
Marker Year 1979
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 295 E. San Antonio, New Braunfels
Marker Size Medallion and plate
Marker Text Emilie (Kuse) (1854-1930) and Theodor Eggeling (1851-1916), who owned the nearby Plaza Hotel, built this second establishment in 1898-1900. New Braunfels contractor Christian Herry supervised the construction of the galleried building. Later renamed the Comal Hotel, the business was operated by members of the Eggeling family for over 50 years. The hotel dining room was popular with townspeople as well as with overnight guests. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1979