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5 Great Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country

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The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country

The Hill Country is full of beautiful, relaxing resorts, B&Bs, and inns. We couldn’t list them all, so here is our 5 best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country.

1. Rose Hill Manor – Stonewall, TX

The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country


Rose Hill Manor is the only AAA Four Diamond or Select Registry lodging in the Fredericksburg area. It also boasts one of only two Wine Spectator Awards of Excellence in the area. The bed and breakfast is home to an excellent fine dining restaurant with a comprehensive wine list and a full bar. Guests can take a short walk to a nearby winery and enjoy a complimentary tasting.

Rose Hill Manor serves a three-course breakfast, which is included in the room rate. Their large rooms and cottages have private baths, sitting areas, wet bar and fantastic views of the Texas Hill Country.

This is a great place to get away and relax, but if you’re in an adventurous mood, you can choose from an abundance of activities. The bed and breakfast is within 10 minutes of at least seven Hill Country wineries. The LBJ State park is five minutes away, or you can visit several museums and art galleries in Fredericksburg.

2. Blair House Inn – Wimberley, TX

The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country


Blair House Inn is situated on 22 acres minutes from the Wimberley Square in the quaint village of Wimberley, TX. This small town is an artists’ village with a wealth of art galleries and boutiques. The Inn itself is an art gallery with works in oil, watercolor and acrylic, as well as metal and glass sculptures by local and national artists.

Each of its 12 rooms is uniquely decorated and include private baths, luxurious linens, guest robes, Hill Country views, TV/DVD, CD players, WiFi access, fresh flowers and fine chocolates.

The Blair House Cooking School offers classes throughout the year, and the Hill Country Da Spa is an oasis of relaxation. Guests can also visit nearby wineries, go on a zipline adventure, golf at any of three nearby courses, or partake in numerous watersports.

Blair House Inn was awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2011, 2012 and 2013.

3. Star of Texas Bed and Breakfast – Brownwood, TX

The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country


This award-winning bed and breakfast sits on 20 secluded acres in the Texas Hill Country four miles from Brownwood. Each private cottage sleeps two and has unique décor, a relaxing porch, private hot tub and a fire ring. The staff delivers a full breakfast to guests’ rooms by 9 a.m. every morning.

The Star of Texas Bed and Breakfast is central to the Texas Hill Country Wine Trail, as well as several restaurants and antique shops. It also offers several packages to make a getaway weekend more memorable or to help you plan your elopement or wedding festivities. It was voted one of the best places to elope and is a premier venue for destination weddings.

4. Sage Hill Inn Above Onion Creek – Kyle, TX

The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country


The Sage Hill Inn was built in 1994, but was recently renovated to include a new pool deck, 14-person spa, large outdoor fire pit and multiple room remodels. The renovation also includes an expansion of their rainwater storage, adding 25,000 more gallons of storage. It sits on 88 acres above Onion Creek in the Texas Hill Country near several wineries. The Inn recently expanded their kitchen, switching to almost 100% locally sourced ingredients. They also serve a selection of the top wines from around the country and a selection of local beer.

The Inn offers beautiful views of the Hill Country, and especially breathtaking sunsets. The land is rich with wildlife and bird watching opportunities. Guests can enjoy hiking and biking on the property, as well as a garden day spa.

5. Messina Hof Manor Haus  – Fredericksburg, TX

The 5 Best Bed and Breakfasts in the Hill Country

Photo: Messina Hof Manor Haus 

Messina Hof, established in 1977, is one the fastest-growing and most award-winning wineries in Texas. The Bonarrigo family’s winemaking heritage dates back six generations to Messina, Sicily.

The Manor Haus is located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, in Fredericksburg, TX. It has four standalone, private cottages with unique décor, a living area, private bath, wet bar with a microwave, refrigerator and bar sink.

Each suite has a private entrance, patio overlooking the Hill Country, and Wi-Fi access. The Hof Haus, Presidents Haus and Messina Haus have single king-size beds, and the Paris Haus has two queen-size beds. Guests receive a basket of breakfast foods, juice and a bottle of Messina Hof sparkling wine when they check in.