Texas Tropical Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Rio Grande City: La Borde House

One block from the river is the 1899 home of French merchant Francoise La Borde. Restored as a hotel, the La Borde House exudes borderland charm with shady verandas and a tropical courtyard. According to guests, it can also exude a friendly ghost or two.


  • 601 East Main Street
  • Rio Grande City, Texas
  • 78582


Hours & Fees

  • Call for reservations.

  • Call for pricing.