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Three hotels, two bed and breakfast inns, and three rural cabin / retreat facilities provide a variety of temporary housing.

American Inn

  • The American Inn is located at 415 East I-30 in Mount Vernon. The facility has 20 guest rooms and opened in 2003. The owner is Gary Patel. Call 903-537-3498 for reservations.

Super 8 Motel

  • The Super 8 Motel is located on the South Service Road to I-30, east of Hwy. 37 in Mount Vernon. The facility has 43 guest rooms and opened in March 1996. Call 903-588-2882 for reservations. Sonny Patel is the owner.

Deer Lake Cabins

  • Deer Lake Cabins is a family-owned property nestled on over 800 secluded acres at the Double S Ranch, a real working Quarter and Paint horse ranch, adjacent to Lake Cypress Springs. Nine different cabins accommodate two to 12 people. The facility is located at 838 Kings Country Boulevard, Scroggins, Tex. 75480, phone (903) 860-3898. Check for details on their website at

Economy Inn of Mount Vernon

  • The Mount Vernon Inn is located on the north service road of I-30 at Spur 423. The motel has 25 open rooms with low AARP and trucker rates. Contact the office at 903-537-2310, 24-hours a day. Jay Patel is the manager.

Purley Gates Lodge and Retreat Center

  • The facility opened in September 2006 and has added to the accommodations each year. Purley Gates Retreat has been set aside as an affordable, safe Christian encampment for groups of all sizes and all walks of life. The facility can accommodate two to 200 with overnight accommodations. In addition, there are meeting areas for groups of 50 to 300. A large indoor game facility, 40x50 foot swimming pool with luge slide, 30 acre lake and a 41,250 sq. ft. covered riding arena and overnite accommodations for horses. The 140 acre retreat is located on a 792 acre ranch. Call 903-860-3329 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for reservation information. Visit their website at

Seven Gables Bed and Breakfast

  • Seven Gables is an 1895 historical home located at 318 S. Kaufman Street. They offer one room and one suite, each with a private bath. Contact Debbi Renner at 903-537-3391 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Selah Inn

  • The Selah Inn is located on county road NE1050, 9.5 miles north of Interstate 30 (1/4 mile past Lake Chapel Church). The inn is a 17,000 square foot Austin stone and timber main house completed in 1999. In 2003, one, two and three bedroom cottages were added. The facilities can sleep 40. A 5,000 sq. ft. “Meeting House” was opened in 2006, with a full kitchen, meeting rooms for 20 to 70 people, dressing area and gazebo / garden area. Contact David or Candy Hickerson at 903-632-1122, by fax at 903-632-2233 and at

Walleye Park Cabins

  • 5 Cabins located in Walleye Park. 732 SE CR 4220, 903-860-2692, cabins can accommodate up to 4 people.