TEATIME TRANQUILITY & TREASURES ALACHUA, FL
Willows Rest is in the heart of downtown Alachua, she is a stately 1902 Queen Victorian Mansion, sitting comfortably tucked away in Alachua’s historical district nestled among the Grand oaks in this quaint small town outside of Gainesville. She will rise up to greet you as you come near, we try to embody the legend of the 19th century while offering all the conveniences and comforts of 21st-century amenities. The old and new are seamlessly blended together for an aesthetic delight. When you step inside you will feel as though you have been transported back in time, to a quieter, gentler time.
Once inside you can ascend the grand staircase among the Master Craftsman’s special carved work and enter the Library where you can take a seat on the loveseat to read or just enjoy your tea The books beckon you to pick them up, from poetry, mystery, or romances they have them all to enjoy. if you are looking for a special unique gift you will find them in the Aspen Boutique. You will get lost in the antiques, and one-of-a-kind items. Most all the teacups and teapots throughout the mansion are for sale for your special someone.
Teatime Tranquility & Treasures Tea Shoppe occupies the ground floor where one can come sit and have a freshly brewed cup of specialty tea just for you. The gentle tranquil setting will give you a moment to take a breath…, while you take in all the sights and wonderful fragrances of freshly baked pastries, soups, and quiche.