All major credit cards are accepted.

  • A minimum two-night stay is required on holidays and during special events.

  • At the time of booking, one half of the reservation must be paid (minus taxes).

  • Upon booking, Stardust is authorized to charge the remaining balance (plus taxes) 14 days prior to arrival. To charge the balance to a card other than the one used for booking, advance notification is required.

  • For reservations made within 14 days of arrival, the entire balance must be paid in full at time of booking.


Provided cancellation is requested 14 days or more in advance,
the reservation deposit will be credited to the card charged, less a $50.00 processing fee.
Otherwise, should the reservation be cancelled, the entire payment will be forfeited.


Management reserves the right to impose fines for ignoring policies.

  • The Stardust is not an especially child friendly property; therefore, books only to adults.

  • Pets are not allowed, regardless of size and temperament.

  • For the safety of guests and protection of the guesthouse, smoking is prohibited anywhere on the property. Any open flame, including candles or incense, is forbidden.

  • Guests have access to the refrigerator, microwave, toaster, Keurig, and coffee pot in the kitchen. However, the range is not to be used (unless by special consent — and with extreme caution and care).

  • The guesthouse is private and intimate. Please do not invite additional guests without prior approval.

  • Be considerate of other guests and neighbors. Kindly observe quiet hours between 10:00 PM and 9:00 AM.

  • Be prudent and aware of possible risk when using the swimming pool and hot tub.

  • Accidents do happen, but guests are financially responsible for any damages done to the property or property contents. This includes items damaged or broken as well as stained or excessively soiled sheets and towels. Any additional housecleaning will be billed at an hourly rate of $50.00.

  • Housekeeping is not provided for a stay of three nights or less.

  • The management is not responsible for items left behind. However, if contacted and the item is located, it will gladly be returned. The postal rate plus a $10.00 handling fee will be charged.

  • If  something of importance has been overlooked, please phone or text Jana Thacker 325-668-4752.


  • It is requested that guests arrive after 3:00 PM and depart before 11:00 AM. Should it be necessary to arrive early or depart late, please make arrangements in advance.

  • The Stardust is located at 642 Sayles Boulevard, Abilene, Texas. Private parking is located north of the house. From Sayles, turn into the side driveway. Guest parking is to the right. Each guest room is allotted one space. Stardust takes no responsibility for property taken from parked vehicles.

  • Using the code given in advance of arrival, please enter the house through the north side door. Concerning any questions that might arise during your stay, please phone or text John Thacker 325-668-4751.


The Stardust is located in an esteemed old neighborhood. The grounds — with a brick terrace, rose arbor, covered porches, winding pathways and a sparkling pool — are beautiful and well manicured. The facility features digital locks, a fire safety sprinkler system, flat screen TV's in each suite and the gathering room, and free high speed WiFi. To pamper guests, fine linens and nice toiletries are provided.