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Recent Big Bend Country reviews

  • Great "Home Base" for Big Bend Family Vacation

    "This vacation home was the perfect fit for our family vacation in the Big Bend Area. It's a pleasant <10 mile drive south of Alpine and just enough off the road to give spectacular views and peace and quiet. We had everything we needed for the retreat that we were looking for--quaint, spacious, updated house with beautiful features and very nice touches, close enough to sites and shopping, but far enough away for quiet and stargazing (or moon gazing) at night. During our week, we visited the Museum of the Big Bend (at Sul Ross State University), the observatory at Ft. Davis, the swimming hole at Balmorhea, Marfa (of course), ghost town at Terlingua, Lajitas (with the goat mayor), Big Bend State Park, and Big Bend National Park. Alpine (closest town to the house) is plenty big for everything we needed (groceries, drugstore, etc.), and has its own charm and character as well, with plenty of local favorites (CowDog!) and interesting sites to see. We were pleasantly surprised to see not only fresh-picked flowers put out for us at the house, but also fresh eggs from Marfa. We felt like we had been welcomed into a friend's home, not some anonymous hotel. We made plenty of use of the games, books, and cookware provided (and learned to wonder how we had made it this far in life without a cast iron griddle). We would return to this retreat in a heartbeat, and are already trying to figure out when we can make that happen!"
    Guest: Randall Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 28, 2014
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  • Very nice

    "This was my 5th trip to Terlingua/Big Bend. This was easily the nicest place I have stayed in the area. The accommodations are nice and clean, the price is affordable, and the owners are pet friendly. I will stay again in the future."
    Guest: Busycon Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 22, 2014
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  • Excellent!!!

    "I was worried about accommodating 4 adults- especially in the kitchen. However, this place had everything one would need to simply have a fantastic time. A blender and margarita salt were among the things I was very suprised to find in the kitchen. The place was very thoughtfully designed and clean - even in the bathroom the host provided us with earth friendly body care products. It is also in a great location. Though you are literally in the middle of nowhere with Internet connection at your fingertips, in less than 30 minutes you can get to a nearby town that has a grocery store that carries even vegan and gluten-free products, a couple of restaurants, and a gas station. We can't wait to go back there again next year!"
    Guest: Cumoz Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 26, 2014
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  • A Thanksgiving to Remember

    "Thanks to Ellie and Casa Riata, we had a home away from home where two families had a blessed Thanksgiving with their Fort Bliss soldiers and their battle buddies who were unable to go home for Thanksgiving! It's a bit of a drive to Fort Bliss, but it's very easy and well worth every mile! The house is very clean and well stocked, and we were able to provide a full Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings for 13 as well as many other meals throughout the week. There is plenty of room inside and out for fun and relaxation! Thank you so much for giving us a Thanksgiving we will never forget! PS - Don't miss Cattleman's Steakhouse while you are there!"
    Guest: Donna G. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 5, 2014
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Fort Davis Travel Tips

Fort Davis Vacation Rentals Complement Your Vacation with Convenience and Amenities

The starting point of one of the most scenic drives in Texas, Fort Davis is a place steeped in history and beauty. Home to the Fort Davis National Historic Site and containing some of the best preserved forts in the west, it is a vacation destination ripe for both recreation and relaxation. Complementing your visit, Fort Davis vacation rentals are outfitted with state-of-the-art appliances, yet feel full of country charm. Affordably priced, a vacation rental in Fort Davis gives you an private, spacious house and offers the convenience of on-site cooking and laundry, so you never have to be away from all that you desire to do.

Fort Davis Vacation Houses Affordable as a Hotel But with More Options

Featuring incredible views of the Blue Mountains and Mt. Livermore, Fort Davis is a nature lovers dream and a haven for outdoor recreation. Hike, bike, sightsee, or explore the Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center and Botanical Garden on your visit, and make your vacation complete with a home rental that fits your needs. Featuring the option for a personal chef, a hot tub, and outdoor areas all to yourself for entertaining or relaxing, a vacation home rental comes at a cost comparable to a hotel.

Big Bend Country Lodging Perfect for Family Vacations

An ideal destination for your family getaway, Big Bend Country has museums to explore, a historical relic called The Caboose that serves as an interactive science display for all ages, and the McDonald Observatory that draws astronomers from around the world. With so much to do, secure, worry-free lodging that provides plenty of space, comfortable furnishings, and private areas to enjoy time together to the fullest. Available in a home, cabin, or condo rental, Big Bend Country lodging is perfect for your family vacation to Fort Davis or anywhere in west Texas.

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