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Good food, a garden, & a comfy bed!

Rosten & Laura User Profile
Rosten & Laura

Good food, a garden, & a comfy bed!

5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Self check-in
Easily check yourself in with the lockbox.

Our little home near downtown Abilene has been a place of hospitality and gathering for many. We invite you to make our home your own — it’s a peaceful place to spend an evening!


Air conditioning
Baby bath

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed, 1 crib
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 hammock

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


36 Reviews

Laura User Profile
January 2014
I didn't get to meet them in person but they were so great in answering all of my questions prior to my arrival. Great place, great hosts.
Cliff User Profile
December 2013
If you find yourself in Abilene, you have to stay with Rosten and Laura. They are modest about it, but they have a wonderful home that they've put a lot of love and energy into. And R and L themselves were the perfect hosts to unwind with after a long day of Texas driving. You wi…
Luis Miguel User Profile
Luis Miguel
June 2017
Everything was just as described. Clean, nice, lovely house. We had a good night sleep and a nice rest, especially for me because I had long hours ahead to drive. Thank you!
Cynthia User Profile
May 2017
I was driving across the country and needed a comfortable and peaceful place to stay for one night. This fit the bill perfectly--I got a great night of sleep and was able to cook a bit as well. Laura and Rosten have lush vegetable gardens and I wish I'd had time to sample some ve…
Michael User Profile
May 2017
We only stayed the one night and unfortunately didn't meet Rosten or Laura since they were out of town. The house itself is pretty well described in the listing, it's not fancy but it is a welcoming family home and it has most facilities travellers need.
Paul User Profile
May 2017
The host canceled this reservation 2 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Rosten & Laura User Profile
Response from Rosten & Laura:
Accidentally left instant booking settings on and had a conflict of scheduling. So sorry!
May 2017
Hannah User Profile
September 2016
Rosten and Laura are GREAT!! We so enjoyed staying in their home. They not only shared their home with us, but also took time to get to know us. They made our time in Abilene even sweeter!

Hosted by Rosten & Laura

Abilene, Texas, United StatesJoined in July 2013
Rosten & Laura User Profile
39 Reviews
Rosten & Laura are eager hosts and guests. They own a small home in Abilene, Texas, the town they first met in when working on graduate degrees in ministry. Rosten currently works at Abilene Hope Haven, where he finds housing for people experiencing homelessness, and Laura teache…
Languages: English
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