The SpaceESCAPE to my Hill Country Ranch!! This ROMANTIC HIDEAWAY is nestled in Wimberley, just outside of San Marcos on the gorgeous DEVIL'S BACKBONE. Centrally located with eady access to Austin, San Marcos, San Antonio, New Braunfels, and more.
If your looking for an easy going relaxed atmosphere; you've found it! Only 5 minutes to Wimberley square, 10 minutes to Canyon Lake, 10 minutes to San Marcos, 30 minutes to Austin and 50 minutes to COTA. A perfect place for some R&R.
This romantic property is everything you've been searching for, and more. The 5 acre Hill Country Ranch is on one of the top ten scenic drives in Texas and around Austin, called the Devil's Backbone. This unique property, is truly one of a kind.
Its not just built for romance, it's also perfect for entertaining. Coming with the family no problem, you'll find real dinosaur tracks, a peach orchard, chickens in the coop and more when exploring the 5 acre property.
This unique home has been written up in the local paper as a true Wimberley treasure. A true Hill Country Charmer comes complete with luxury upgrades. Including 100% SUPIMA Cotton sheets or LINEN & COTTON blend sheets in the bedrooms, alpaca and cashmere pillows, down comforters and more. 100% cotton DUVET covers on the comforters
The master bedroom offers a king size bed constructed by a local artisan on a platform with solid cedar beams. The wall sized pocket door, opens to enjoy the warmth of the fireplace day or night. In the morning enjoy a steam shower that's big enough for 2, with double shower heads and a bench in the master shower. Then out to the patio to enjoy the morning air and the nature.
The second bedroom offers a queen size sleigh bed with a walk-in closet that connects to a separate bathroom.
In the morning spend time on the private decks that connect to the bedrooms; enjoying coffee, breakfast, or just the country air. There are tons of places to enjoy the outdoors, at the Bistro table overlooking the orchard, on the deck outside of the master bedroom, or just roaming the property.
Two mid century modern daybed/couches at the front area can convert to two twin beds or one king size bed for additional sleeping. The open floor plan of this house offers lots of opportunity to entertain and enjoy the hill country. A more detailed description of them is here on the manufacturers site ( (URL HIDDEN) )
A DELUXE Pottery Barn Sleeper sofa can be found in the living area that folds out to a QUEEN size bed. A more detailed description of them is here on the manufacturers site( (URL HIDDEN) )
Connect via bluetooth to the wireless Harmon Garmin speaker and enjoy your selection of music as it fills the space. (I recommend the Jack Johnson Station on Pandora or The Gypsy Kings station.)
The kitchen was designed for entertaining. You'll find a Kitchen Aid Mixer, Emerill Pots and Pans, Enameled Cast Iron Pots, Cast Iron Pans, Henkel Knives, China, Crystal Glasses, Hand Blown Glasses, and more. Thoughtful design includes 2 pass through bar areas, 2 sliding glass doors, Granite Counter tops, and a huge Butcher block Island for company in the kitchen while prepping the meal. During you're stay you'll find luxurious Cooking Oils, Spices, Fresh Eggs from the coop, Coffee, Espresso, Green Tea in the Fridge and more.
Step down from relaxing on the covered decks to a ranch full of oak, peach, pear, and plum trees and fire up the grill for alfresco dining. The soft evening lighting brings the property to life at dusk and sets a perfect mood for lounging and reconnecting. Turn off the lights to enjoy the beauty beneath the stars.
Fine dining, art galleries, antiquing, and more are less than 5 minutes from the Ranch House, in the village of Wimberley. You'll also discover nearby vineyards and wineries, swimming holes, music events, festivals, and flea markets.
** INSIDE AMENITIES **
Luxurious King Size Bed in Master --locally hand crafted from cedar beams and solid cedar planks.
Queen size Bed in 2nd Bedroom
2 - Twin beds that can be converted to 1 King size bed if preferred.
100% cotton Bedding-- 100% cotton sheets – Most luxurious Supima Cotton sheets, Restoration Hardware Linen and Cotton Sheet Blends, and 100% jersey cotton duvet covers.
Cashmere and Alpaca Pillows and Luxurious Throws
Gourmet Kitchen – equipped with Henkel Knives in cutting block and Kitchenaid Mixer in the island
Filtered Drinking Water or Fresh Well Water
Keurig 2.0 550 Coffee System--for fresh brewed Coffee
Coffee Grinder and French Press – with espresso & coffee beans available
Chantal Tea Kettle
Organic Herbal Teas
Harmon Kardon - Portable Bluetooth Music Speaker
Paintings & Art--by Local Artist
Luxury Bath Shampoos, Soaps and Lotions are supplied for your use
Plush Turkish Cotton Towels
** OUTSIDE AMENITIES **
Outside Lighting for evening enjoyment
Firewood and Fire-starter Bricks supplied
Covered Decks for relaxing
Outdoor Bistro Table
Private Rose Garden with GORGEOUS Crossvine on arbor, and native texas floral accents.
** ECO FRIENDLY & SUSTAINABILITY FEATURES **
"Free and clear" laundering of towels and bedding--scent free with no harsh chemicals. Use of Eco-friendly and green cleaning products
Local handcrafted cabinetry and furniture
Advocating protection of the area ecosystems through the understanding of the natural and cultural history of the Texas Hill Country.
Taking an environmental approach to architectural design to maximize indoor outdoor living and enjoyment.
Sustainable, re-purposed, handmade materials and fixtures widely used for the construction. Using natural elements from the ranch during construction of the property.
Encouraging sensitive wildlife observation practices on the property that include keeping a respectful distance to minimize noise, stress and leaving habitats pristine.
Hummingbirds, Wildlife, Cardinals, Titmouse, Finches + more can be enjoyed form views inside or outside the house. Local native Texas Flowers and Trees are well cared for on the ranch.
** TREES and PLANTS **
•And MORE TEXAS NATIVE Plants
Loads of decks are available for entertaining. Take in the serenity of the country and leave your responsibilities at home. Enjoy the pass through bar area from the kitchen to the deck… or have a coffee (or wine) at the bistro table overlooking the peach orchard…. or just kick back on the front porch and enjoy the view.
I am always available via text and email, and will be 15 minutes away in case of emergency.
This home is situated on 5 acres and although it's close to town it feels secluded. San Marcos is 10 minutes away, Austin is 30 minutes away, San Antonio is about 45 minutes away, 50 minutes to COTA, 10 minutes to Dripping Springs, contact me with any questions
No public transportation. Plan on driving your own car or renting one if you're flying in.
Great for your road tour of Devil's Backbone or enjoy market days march through December the first weekend of every month. Wimberly is one of the hottest spots for artists and artisans. Jacob's Well in the Blue Hole in less than 5 minutes away. Visit local wineries, or enjoy floating down the river. There's something for everyone.
Fantastic INTERNET service and CABLE is provided at the house. Guest AccessThe property is 100% gated and fenced, so you won't travel into an area you aren't allowed to be in. The orchard is gated separately from the property. Just remember to keep the gate closed to avoid deer entering into the orchard. Interaction with GuestsI'm always available via cell, text is usually the quickest way to reach me. I also leave an alternative contact for you incase there is ever any problem getting through on my cell. The NeighborhoodThis home is situated on 5 acres and although it's close to town it feels secluded. San Marcos is 10 minutes away, Austin is 30 minutes away, San Antonio is about 45 minutes away, 50 minutes to COTA, 10 minutes to Dripping Springs, contact me with any questions Getting AroundSan Marcos Taxi offers service in the area Other Things to NoteGreat for your road tour of Devil's Backbone or enjoy market days march through December the first weekend of every month. Wimberly is one of the hottest spots for artists and artisans. Jacob's Well in the Blue Hole in less than 5 minutes away. Visit local wineries, or enjoy floating down the river. There's something for everyone.