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.

Live Oak Canyon Getaway

The Getaway, accommodating 6, is a furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bath house, with a kitchen, family room, dining area, large covered porches and covered parking. You can enjoy your own private picnic under the massive oak trees in the backyard, enjoy your coffee or wine on the upstairs covered porch, while viewing local wildlife. It is nestled near wineries and wedding venues, secluded, peaceful, private and fenced with gated access.

1000 Live Oak Canyon Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

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

Cotton Gin Village

Take a step back in time with an 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.

(830) 990-5734
2805 S. Hwy 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Messina Hof Manor Haus B&B

Sitting on nearly 10 acres in the heart of Texas wine country, Messina Hof Hill Country Winery showcases over 50 award-winning Texas wines, a selection of premium wines exclusive to our Hill Country location, and Wine On Tap. Tours are offered daily and groups are welcome to enjoy the spacious Tasting Room and relaxing patios. Complete your retreat with a stay at the Manor Haus Bed & Breakfast on property, consisting of four uniquely themed cottages. Join the Family!

(830) 990-4653
9996 U.S. 290 East, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Hill Country Casitas

New, custom built Casitas on 13 acres offer great views and close to many wineries and venues. Large porches with fireplaces-the Casitas are private, romantic and designed for comfort and relaxation. All have kitchens and grills. A grand Pavilion is for gathering or a special event. Dog friendly, hiking, yard games, Wi-Fi, fire pits, strong breezes and amazing views. 10 Casitas sleep up to 48.

(512) 809-4958
7400 McGregor Lane, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

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.

(512) 847-3909
14500 Ranch Road 12, Wimberley, TX 78676

Gastehaus Schmidt

Lodging service featuring a collection of over 125 exquisite accommodations in Fredericksburg and the surrounding Hill Country with no service or cleaning fees. Make your visit to the Texas Hill Country full of exceptional memories. Put Yourself in Our Place!

(866) 427-8374
231 West Main Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Hillside Acres Retreat

The perfect starting point for your Hill Country vacation, offering 6 luxurious cabins nestled around a grove of shady Oaks and a 1 bedroom guest house with kitchenette. Each cabin is fully furnished with 2 bedrooms, kitchen, living and dining area, private bath and front porch. Also available- disc golf course, pool, fishing pond, horseshoes, bocce ball, washers, volleyball, badminton, seasonal creek & fire pit. Enjoy outstanding lodging in a relaxed unhurried environment. Accommodates from 1-32.

(830) 868-7515
10 minutes West of Dripping Springs, located right off Hwy 290 - 4032 RR 3232 Johnson City, TX 78636

Historic Kuebler Waldrip Haus Bed and Breakfast

Come relax on a 43 acre German homestead between Austin and San Antonio and near Gruene, rivers, live music and wineries. View 10 unique rooms (4 in-room Jacuzzis) in 3 beautifully restored buildings: a cottage, an original German rock home, or an original one-room school. Enjoy a book, drinks, Blue Bell, birding, fishing pond & WIFI. Rent a room or for a group. Nightly room rates for 2 are $135-$350 plus tax. Call us to make a phone reservation with a friendly innkeeper.

1620 Hueco Springs Loop Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78132, USA

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.

(888) 644-0982
2390 Prochnow Rd., Dripping Springs, TX 78620

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 by reservation. Blair House Inn is also an art gallery and cooking school. Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2011 - 2016. Voted one of the Top Inns of the South 2017 by Southern Living magazine.

(877) 549-5450
100 W. Spoke Hill Drive, Wimberley, TX 78676

Camp Lucy Cottages

Acclaimed for our stunning Hill Country venues, Camp Lucy in Dripping Springs is also home to luxury accommodations. Beautifully crafted rooms feature well-appointed comforts and amentities including plush pillow top mattresses and fine cotton linens to snuggle into at night for a romantic getaway. Awake refreshed and relaxed in the morning for a complimentary breakfast and a stroll to the creek in the fresh air.

3509 Creek Road Dripping Springs, Texas 78620

Fredericksburg Inn & Suites

Located within walking distance of downtown historic Fredericksburg in the heart of Texas Hill Country. Fredericksburg Inn & Suites offers a guest experience and ambience second to none. Nestled on 5 beautiful acres along Barons Creek, Fredericksburg Inn & Suites provides a relaxing scenic environment for all of our distinctive guests.

201 S Washington St, Fredericksburg, Tx

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.

(855) 791-4393
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.

(830) 990-8381
2805 S State Highway 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Dry Comal Creek Vineyards & Winery

As one of the oldest Hill Country Vineyards and Wineries, we are nestled 6 miles outside the city of New Braunfels and the first winery on the Texas wine trail. Sitting on stunning grounds with shady oaks and blooming wild flowers, enjoy a tasting, glass, or bottle of our award-winning wines. We invite you discover a world of innovative, hand-crafted wines in a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere.

(830) 885-4076
1741 Herbelin Rd, New Braunfels, TX

Texas Hill Country Olive Company

We are 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.

(512) 607-6512
2530 W. Fitzhugh Rd., Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Wildseed Farms/Wedding Oak Winery

Enjoy Wedding Oak Winery's award-winning wines grown from 100% Texas wine grapes as you visit the world's largest wildflower farm, located just seven miles east of Main St, Fredericksburg. Stroll the walking paths and view acres of colorful wildflwoers, shop in the eclectic boutique, select from the large plant nursery, buy the incredible wildflower mixes - all while enjoying the ambience of the winery patio and tasting room. Don't forget the camera!

(800) 848-0078
100 Legacy Drive, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Hill Country Distillers

Wined out? Try a distillery. No corn or grain in our spirits but made from Prickly Pear Cactus or Jalapenos Spirit. We also have some great liqueurs and a mild “sippin” Texas Revenge Gin. Come by and taste, tour, have a special mixed drink with our products, and relax in the “Comfort” of Texas.

(830) 995-2924
723 Front Street, Comfort, TX

The Grapevine

LARGE SELECTION OF WINES FOR COMPLIMENTARY TASTING! Representing over 45 Texas and 25 New World wineries, craft beers on tap, wine gifts and tasty bites. Open daily at 10am. In Gruene Historic District.

(830) 606-0093
1613 Hunter Road, New Braunfels, TX 78130

Narrow Path Winery

In 2005 the Turbeville family celebrated their first harvest with an old-fashioned grape stomp with friends, making for a memorable summer night. A decade of careful craftsmanship and a desire to share wine with new friends resulted in the creation of Narrow Path Winery. We invite you to taste, learn, laugh and share a glass of our award-winning wine at the Narrow Path Tasting Room, downtown Fredericksburg, and at our vineyard and winery, on Road 1623 (open summer 2017). Walk with us!

(830) 992-1404
113 East Main Street and 6331 S. Farm Road 1623, Fredericksburg Tx


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!

(830) 997-3224
412 Luckenbach Town Loop, Fredericksburg TX 78624

High Plains Winegrowers

Visit to learn more about the AVA that produces 85% of the wine grapes grown in the state of Texas. Generations of farmers cultivating the finest fruit and wines for you, our valued consumer. Find us on Facebook & Instagram and be sure to look for the best AVA designation a wine label can sport: #TEXASHIGHPLAINS

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
Gillespie County, Texasq


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 30 years and challenges you to rethink rentals.

(512) 491-7368

Whim Event Rentals

From high-glam to Hill Country chich, 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.

(512) 894-4555

Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest

Saturday, October 28, Market Square, Downtown Fredericksburg. $25 per person, 12-7pm. (830) 997-8515 A celebration of Texas wine & food. Grape Expectations Cooking School, Gargantuan Great Grape Toss, auction, excellent music. Plus three special events: Thursday at Messina Hof Winery; Friday at Becker Vineyards and Saturday Marktplatz Patron Brunch. For tickets and info:

(830) 997-8515
Market Square, Fredericksburg, TX

River Cruise for Wine Lovers

Come along with Owner of Chisholm Trail and Winemaker, Paula Williamson to uncork local traditions, savor intense flavors and enjoy palate-pleasing adventures during an AmaWaterways Wine Cruise! Enchanting Rhine - March 31 - April 7, 2018 Aboard the Amaprima. 7 night cruise from Basel to Amsterdam.

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Chisholm Trail Winery AmaWaterway’ “The Enchanting Rhine”

Join Paula Williamson and Chisholm Trail Winery aboard AmaWaterway’ “The Enchanting Rhine” March 31, 2018 to April 7, 2018. After boarding the lovely AmaPrima, we begin our journey in Basel, Switzerland. We’ll visit Strasbourg in Alsace and the historic university town of Heidelberg before sailing the stunning Rhine River Gorge, lined with ruins of medieval castles and fortresses. After experiencing Cologne and its majestic Gothic cathedral, we’ll conclude our cruise in the grand capital of Amsterdam with a

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Oktoberfest, 37th Anniversary

October 6-8, 2017 • (830) 997-4810 • Oompah at its Best! German food and drink, music on four stages- all weekend. Local artists, kids area, souvenirs and much more. Special activities: OkTUBAfest Friday, Hauptstrasse Chicken Dance Saturday morning, 42 Tournament and Lederhosen contest on Sunday. Fun for the entire family! MarktPlatz, Downtown Fredericksburg. A fund-raiser for Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance. For details and tickets:

MarktPlatz Downtown Fredericksburg

31st Annual Gruene Music & Wine Festival, October 5-8, 2017

Four days. Four distinct events. This Americana event benefitting 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.

(830) 629-5077
Gruene Historic District

Spicewood Vineyards Wedding and Event Facility

Nestled in the Texas Hill Country amongst 32 acres of vines, enjoy great wines and a relaxing atmosphere at Spicewood Vineyards. Visit us fo r awine tasting, glasss or bottle Wed - Sat 10am - 6pm and Sunday noon - 5pm. We are the Texas Hill Country location for unforgettable weddings, parties or special events. Don't miss out, come see us!

(830) 693-5328
1419 County Road 409 Spicewood, Texas 78669

Majesty Wine Tours

The Blair House Day Spa

The Blair House Day Spa is open daily from 8am to 6pm. Comfortable and completely private massage rooms available for all treatments including massage, aromatherapy, hot stone, and facials. Enjoy access to a sauna and shower in the changing room.

(877) 549-5450
100 W. Spoke Hill Drive, Wimberley, TX 78676

Dripping Springs Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau

Taste the flavor of the Texas Hill Country and enjoy true small town hospitality. Dripping Springs is home to breathtaking vistas, infamous pools and springs, olive orchards, lavendar farms, wineries, distilleries and breweries. Sit back and listen or get up and dance in quaint music venues. Shop for local treasures or art. Drink award winning libations and devour scrumptious food. Tie and jacket not required...anywhere.

509 W Mercer St Dripping Springs, TX

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.

(325) 372-5141
120 South Cherokee, San Saba TX 76877

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

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.

(888) 997-3600
302 E. Austin Street, Fredericksburg, TX 78654