All Hotel Guests Must Be 13 Years of Age or Older

ShadeTree is currently closed for renovations due to storm damage and is expected to re-open in the Fall. We are diligently working on repairing the damages caused by the storm and will open for reservations as soon as we have a clear completion date for the repairs. We appreciate your understanding and patience during this time, and we look forward to welcoming you back to ShadeTree once the renovations are complete. Thank you for your continued support.


Unwind on a Historic Hilltop Oasis

Shadetree Bed and Breakfast is a delightful and picturesque escape situated on a 4-acre hilltop. Surrounded by stunning natural beauty, the grounds of Shadetree offer a peaceful and serene getaway for guests seeking tranquility. The hilltop position provides breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, featuring rolling hills and lush greenery, allowing guests to fully immerse themselves in the wonders of nature.

Throughout the property, secluded seating areas have been thoughtfully placed, providing cozy spots for relaxation and reflection. Additionally, during cooler weather, guests can enjoy the outdoor campfire. Nature enthusiasts will find the hilltop location to be a paradise for birdwatching and observing wildlife.

Moreover, this nature retreat is conveniently located in St. Francisville's historic district, allowing guests to easily walk or bike to nearby shops and restaurants, which are less than a mile away.

Our Rooms

Escape to Serenity: Discover Tranquility at Shadetree

Shadetree offers two very unique, private retreats: The Sun Porch and Gardener’s Cottage, each with a king-sized bed, wet bar complete with refrigerator, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, ice maker and tableware. Both our Gardener’s Cottage and Sun Porch are pet friendly!

Features included with every room:

•  Free WiFi
•  Keyless locks
•  Luxury bed linens
•  Dimmable lights

•  Irons upon request
•  2 Plush robes
•  Fiji water in silver sleeves
•  L’Occitane shower amenities

•  In-room coffee service
•  Continental breakfast for 2 each morning at the St. Francisville Inn

The Sun Porch

The Sun Porch presents a generously sized bedroom furnished with a king-sized bed, which leads to a glassed-in porch. The porch is equipped with a convenient wet bar, including a refrigerator, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, ice maker, and tableware.

The separate bathroom boasts an oversized shower for added comfort. Adding to its charm, the suite features a delightful "hobbit door" that opens up to a private treetop deck, offering a picturesque view of the lush hillside. This suite warmly welcomes pets.

The Gardener's Cottage

The Gardener's Cottage presents a harmonious fusion of rustic allure and contemporary conveniences, offering an enchanting retreat for nature enthusiasts and individuals in search of serenity.

Boasting an impressive 19 windows, the cottage is bathed in abundant natural light, fostering a cozy and welcoming ambiance. Among these windows, seven provide awe-inspiring vistas of the picturesque hillside, while a dozen showcase exquisite antique stained glass. The tranquil living room, adorned with an 11-foot ceiling and a convenient wet-bar, exudes a sense of openness and airiness, ideal for both preparing and savoring your preferred beverages.

The generously-sized bathroom features a luxurious Jacuzzi tub, perfect for unwinding and indulging in relaxation. It's worth noting that this suite warmly welcomes pets, ensuring a delightful stay for all.


The Shadetree is located at 9704 Royal Street  Get Directions

Rooms are available daily, and include a continental breakfast for two each morning from 8 – 9:30 at the St. Francisville Inn.  Lunch is available Wednesday – Sunday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m at the St. Francisville Inn. Dinner is available Monday – Saturday from 5 ’til 9 at the St. Francisville Inn. We do not offer dinner on Sunday night.  Lunch is not served on Mondays or Tuesdays.  If you register as a guest, we strongly encourage you to contact the inn to make a dining reservation if you are staying with us Wednesday – Sunday, as we often book up 1-2 weeks in advance in off season, and 3-4 weeks in advance during peak season.


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