The Texas Hill Country
The Texas Hill Country attracts visitors all year round. Whether it’s wildflowers in the spring, water sports in the summer, or dazzling displays of Christmas lights in winter, there’s always fun to be had. Here’s an extensive list of resources to help you customize your visit.
Rose Hill Manor
The only AAA Four Diamond/Select Registry hotel in the Fredericksburg area. On-site gourmet dining. Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Fabulous hill country views.
2614 Upper Albert Rd., Stonewall, TX 78671
An enchanting, secluded compound with pioneer buildings and peaceful gardens, located one block from the historic district. All rooms have private entrances, with a full breakfast brought to your door each morning.
608 E. Creek St., Fredericksburg TX 78624
The Back Forty of Fredericksburg
Wake up each morning in the beautiful Texas Hill Country to the comforts of home and enjoy breakfast in the privacy of your own cottage. Linger over a second cup of coffee while you watch the Peruvian Paso’s in training. Spend time in our European Spa Center, have a massage, or go out and throw a line in for a fish. The Back Forty is the perfect spot for a home base from which you can explore the Hill Country or visit the many wineries in the area.
457 Bob Moritz Dr, Fredericksburg, Tx 78624
Star of Texas Bed and Breakfast
Escape to our award winning bed & breakfast on 20 secluded acres. Enjoy private cottages, relaxing porches, private hot tubs and fire rings. We deliver a full breakfast to you each morning. You may choose to add one of our special packages to make your stay even more romantic. We are a premier Texas Hill Country Elopement & Intimate Wedding Destination. Located central to 3 Texas wine trails. Come and experience Star of Texas Bed & Breakfast.
650 Morelock Lane, Brownwood, TX 76801
All Wimberley Lodging
The original reservation service in the Texas Hill Country since 1978-featuring romantic cottages, beautiful vacation river homes and charming bed and breakfasts. Plan to make Wimberley a stop along the Hill Country Wine Trail.
13820 Ranch Road 12, Wimberley, TX 78676
Mt. Gainor Inn
Located within 15 minutes of 5 wineries and a short distance from Wimberley. Secluded German Texas farmhouse on 23 acres overlooking the scenic hill country. Well appointed rooms/suites. For romance or just peace and quiet. Life is good at the Mt. Gainor Inn.
2390 Prochnow Rd., Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Cotton Gin Village
Escape to a unique Bed & Breakfast. Authentic 1870s log cabin village, surrounded by limestone walls, waterfalls and herb gardens. Experience unparalleled Hill Country dining, featuring an extensive Texas wine list.
2805 S. Hwy 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
BLAIR HOUSE INN
Situated on 22 gorgeous acres, just minutes from the Wimberley Square. Twelve well appointed rooms/suites. Spa services available. Fine dining on Saturday evenings is open to the public. Blair House Inn is also an art gallery and cooking school. Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2011, 2012, 2013.
100 W. Spoke Hill Drive, Wimberley, TX 78676
Messina Hof Manor Haus B&B
Four individually-themed retreats of the Manor Haus B&B offer nostalgic traces of Messina Hof legacy, sharing the estate with yester-year winemaking traditions. Specialty events abound year-round. Inquire with an associate today.
9996 U.S. 290 East, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Full service reservation service featuring a collection of over 125 exquisite accommodations in Fredericksburg, Kerrville, Ingram, Hunt & Comfort. Make your Hill Country visit full of exceptional memories. Put Yourself in Our Place!
231 West Main Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Hillside Acres Retreat
The perfect starting point for your Hill Country vacation, offering 6 cabins nestled around a grove of shady Oaks. Each is 2 bedroom with a fully furnished kitchen, living and dining area and private bath. Amenities- disc golf course, pool, fishing pond, horseshoes, bocce ball, washers, hillside trail, seasonal creek & fire pit. Enjoy outstanding lodging in a relaxed unhurried environment. Accommodates from 1-30.
4032 RR 3232 Johnson City, TX 78636
Free Rein Vacation Homes
Close to nature; far from ordinary. At Free Rein Vacation Homes, we have created an elegant and welcoming environment where all of your needs and expectations are surpassed. Free Rein is located in Horseshoe Bay—deep in the heart of Texas Hill Country. We are close to the Hill Country's finest wineries, golfing, fishing, boating, shopping and restaurants. Come enjoy our relaxed pace and beautiful setting. We guarantee you will feel right AT HOME IN HORSESHOE BAY.
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
Horseshoe Bay Resort
Texas premier AAA four-diamond lake and golf resort featuring 72 holes of award-winning Robert Trent Jones golf, full-service marina, spa, tennis and waterfront dining on the shores of Lake LBJ. It features nearly 380 guest rooms with dynamic overnight options including 3-bedroom waterfront condos and tower suites. Home of the annual HSBR Wine and Dine Festival, live music, hill country wineries, celebrity chefs and great cuisine come together in early November.
200 Hi Circle North, Horseshoe Bay TX 78657
Cabernet Grill - Texas Wine County Restaurant
Escape to a unique Bed & Breakfast. Authentic 1870s log cabin village, surrounded by limestone walls, waterfalls and herb gardens. Experience unparalleled Hill Country dining, featuring an extensive wine list.
2805 S State Highway 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Visit the world’s largest wildflower farm, just 7 miles east of Main St. Fredericksburg, and discover more than you ever expected. In addition to acres of colorful wildflowers, you can shop in the eclectic boutique, relax in the biergarten, and bring home something from the large nursery. Buy seed packs of your favorite blooms. Taste and purchase wine from local wineries. Oh, and don’t forget the camera!
100 Legacy Drive, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
LARGE SELECTION OF WINES FOR COMPLIMENTARY TASTING! Representing over 46 Texas and 25 New World wineries, craft beers on tap, wine gifts and tasty bites. Open daily at 10am. In Gruene Historic District.
1613 Hunter Road, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Hill Country Distillers
Want to try something new in adult beverages? Not a winery, not a brewery but a distillery! We are using Prickly Pear Cactus to make our Texas Moonshine Company “moonshine” and various Texas wines to make the first Texas Brandy. Seasonal flavors like apple, peach and strawberry will also be available. So come by and taste, have a special mixed drink with our products, and relax in the “comfort” of Texas.
723 Front Street, Comfort, TX
Texas Hill Country Olive Company
The Texas Hill Country Olive Company is a family owned business, providing fresh, locally grown and pressed, extra virgin olive oil. In October 2013 we garnered Top 5 Best Olive Oil produced in the U.S. by the Wall Street Journal.We also have a large following for our balsamic vinegar, which is some of the tastiest you will find outside of Modena, Italy. A wide array of local Texas wines are available for sampling and purchase in the beautiful Tuscan style tasting room.
2530 W. Fitzhugh Rd., Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Texas Center for Wine and Culinary Arts
The Texas Center for Wine and Culinary Arts, Inc., which will be constructed in Fredericksburg, located in the heart of the beautiful Texas Hill Country wine region and within easy driving distance of Austin, the state capital, and San Antonio. This 30,000 sq. ft. center will be dedicated to the awareness, understanding and celebration of Texas food, wine, and agriculture through educational programming and hands-on experience for culinary travelers from around Texas, the United States and the world.
We work hard at perfectin' hanging out! Stop By and visit us, relax under our 500 year-old oak trees, or sit around our old wood stove and listen to live music any day of the week. Take a look around our old General Store,shop or soak up the history. You can even scoot yer boots across our historical dance hall floor. We are located in the midst of the Texas Hill Country Wine Country!
412 Luckenbach Town Loop, Fredericksburg TX 78624
Friends of the Gillespie County Country Schools
The Driving Trail, established in 2006, links 16 historic schools to the Vereins Kirche, the first Gillespie County school built 1847 on Fredericksburg’s Market Square. The 120-mile Trail directs visitors into the countryside to see one or all schools, some of which existed when Comanches were still kidnapping settler’s children. Spend an hour or a day. All schools on National Register of Historic Places, many with Texas historic markers. Neighbors to the Texas Hill Country Wineries. Map on our webs
(830) 685-3321 or (830) 990-8059
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28th Annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival, October 9-12, 2014
This Americana event benefiting the United Way of Comal County features the best in live Texas music and the best in Texas food and wines at Gruene Hall and The Grapevine. All four days will be filled with vintner and music events, wine, food & beer samplings, and the Great Guitar Auction. Visit GrueneMusicandWineFest.org; call (830) 629-5077 or toll free from San Antonio (830) 606-1601 for tickets and information.
Gruene Historic District
MARQUEE EVENT GROUP
Marquee provides full service event rental, tents, lighting, linens and décor to Austin, San Antonio, the Texas Hill Country and beyond. Rentals are no longer afterthoughts; they are key elements to great events. Marquee has been providing custom, trend-setting event rentals for over 25 years and challenges you to rethink rentals.
Whim Event Rentals
From high-glam to Hill Country chic,Whim’s tents, linens, tables, chairs, flatware, dinnerware, glassware, furniture, and more will satisfy your every special event whim.Whim Event Rentals is the area’s exclusive provider of Sperry Tents, the acclaimed handcrafted sailcloth tents, and is proud to serve Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and the Hill Country’s very best venues and wineries.
Spicewood Vineyards Wedding and Event Facility
Only 40 minutes from downtown Austin we are a true destination event center. Complete with state of the art amenities expected of a first class venue.
1419 County Road 409 Spicewood, Texas 78669
Hill Country Bike & Wine
There isn’t a better way to experience the Hill Country than on the seat of a bicycle. Our leisurely-paced bike ride allows you to take in the sights and sounds that make the Hill Country a magical place. Our tour includes tastings at three vineyards, lunch overlooking beautiful LBJ Park, bike and helmet rental, souvenir water bottle, KIND snack bars, and a medical equipped sag vehicle. Be sure and book your tour today, we would love to have you!
Majesty Wine Tours
J&G City Wide Express
Hye Texas Wine Tours
Tasting Texas one sip at a time. Making a friendship that’s divine. Come one, come all. No matter what, we will have a ball. One sip maybe two. Let’s do a tour. There’s room for you. Custom tours available. Tour will hold 1- 13 people. Reservations required.
PO Box 225, Hye, TX 78635
Slowpokes Winery Tours
Slowpokes Winery Tours is a unique family owned transportation business located in the Dripping Springs area. Take a tour in our authentic 1920's Depot Hacks or in one of our modern Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Vans. Tours include lunch, tasting fees, souvenir wine tote, souvenir wine glass and other goodies to make your tour an enjoyable and memorable experience. Give us a call and let us give you something to Wine about!
100 Commons Road, Suite 7 - 345, Dripping Springs, Tx 78620
Explore some of the best wines Texas has to offer in first class luxury and style. Kick back and relax with your closest family and friends aboard our luxurious 12-passenger executive shuttle bus. Our simple hourly rates make your tour 100% customizable and 100% private. Brew and distillery tours also available! Make your reservation today!
1210 US Hwy 90 E, Hondo, TX 78861
Texas Wine Tours
George’s 290 Wine Tours
Cottonwood Wine Tours
While visiting San Antonio, be sure to visit the wonderful surrounding hill country wineries. No car? No problem! We provide door to door pick up and drop off from the San Antonio area. Enjoy a scenic drive through the Texas hill country along with our knowledgable driver and guide as we taste some of the best wine Texas has to offer
124 Losoya, San Antonio, TX 78205
ARC’s Wine Plus
Day Spa at Hoffman Haus
A unique, relaxing massage in a cottage setting. Soothing simplicity, natural aromatherapy, bliss! Let us take you away from the everyday.
608 East Creek Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Fredericksburg Visitor Information Center
Free Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Hill Country and Texas travel literature & information on Fredericksburg & Gillespie County wineries. DVD presentation, public restrooms and off-street parking.
302 E. Austin Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78654
Marble Falls Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
Marble Falls is where Hill Country meets Wine Country. Within breathtaking acres of wildflower-covered vistas, wine lovers enjoy bouquets of another kind at our nine area wineries. The types of wine are as varied as all the other fun things to do here. Say cheers to a delicious vacation!
100 Ave G, Marble Falls, Texas 78654
San Saba Chamber of Commerce at the Estep-Burleson Building
San Saba, known as the Pecan Capital of the World, offers Deer Hunting • San Saba River Golf Course • Early Texas Architecture • Beautiful RV Parks • Bicycle Routes • Local and State Parks • Historic Suspension Bridges • Oldest Active US Jail • Settlers Museum • Wildlife and Birding • Wineries and Wine Trails. Visit our historic downtown’s Sip ‘n Stroll Wine Tasting and Lighted Christmas Parade, 2nd Saturday in December.
120 South Cherokee, San Saba TX 76877