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Recent New Braunfels reviews

  • purplefairy

    "MADE MORE MEMORIES ON OUR 2ND TIME HERE. THIS PLACE IS AWESOME, SO PEACEFUL AND RELAXING!! MY KIDOS LOVE THE "TEENAGERS" DOWNSTAIRS HANGOUT! WE WERE IN THE WATER EVERY DAY SUN UP TO SUN DOWN. NIGHT FISHING WAS EXCELLENT!EVERYTIME WE LEAVE WE ARE SADDEN. I HAVE ALREADY REQUESTED 2015 TIME! DARYL IS SO GREAT TO WORK WITH! PLACE IS GREAT FOR ALL AGES!!"
    Guest: vera g. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 19, 2014
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  • Cozy cottage close to Gruene

    "We enjoyed our stay at this cottage because of the private grounds and convenient location to Gruene. If the wind is right , you can hear the music playing while relaxing on the back deck. The direct river access and available kayak adds to the charm."
    Guest: Martin Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 13, 2015
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  • Friends' Reunion 2014

    "This vacation rental is so Nice! Very clean, plenty of room, fully stocked kitchen and bath. We were a group of 15, five families. We were very pleased with the hospitality given to us by Tana, this VRBO was so comfortable! Lake Dunlap was a nice lake for the boats also. We enjoyed our Memorial Day vacation. I recommend this rental. Thank you Tana! ><> Kathy"
    Guest: Kathy K. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: July 9, 2014
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  • Perfect in every way!

    "Amy, Your place is absolutely beautiful. The attention to detail was amazing. It felt like home (but way better!) :) Richard the ground keeper was so welcoming and made sure everything was perfect for us. When the sun finally came out he immediately put all the patio cushions out and umbrellas up. This was the best place for our bachelorette/girl's only weekend. oh and We did sit around thinking of plans on how to ditch all our husbands and boyfriends so we could buy the place and never leave. :) Thank you very much. We will be back! Fully stocked, comfortable, extremely clean and well maintained property. Plus, Amazing customer service all the way around. Highly Recommended!!!"
    Guest: Amber D. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 27, 2015
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New Braunfels Travel Tips

A slice of old Germany situated in the center of Texas hill country, New Braunfels is truly a destination like no other in America. Located 40 miles south of Austin between the capital and San Antonio, New Braunfels is easily accessible. Founded by a German prince with a group of farmers and craftsman in 1845, the town has been built around charm and hospitality and boasts an undeniably unique history, making it a perfect vacation destination for families, friends and couples alike.

New Braunfels Attractions

If you're heading to the Lone Star State for your next vacation, then New Braunfels should definitely be on your list of places to visit. Infused with German culture since the day of its founding, the area regularly hosts events and cultural experiences like Wurstfest, a celebration of German culture with an emphasis on food and beer. Needless to say, this event makes a phenomenal destination for food lovers from all over.

Held on the banks of the Comal River, Wurstfest attracts visitors from all over the country, and the delectable Bavarian sausage, treats and beer are the main stars of the show. Spanning the course of 10 days in early November, the festival features fantastic cuisine, traditional Bavarian performances (yes, there will be polka) and carnival rides for the kids. If you're heading to New Braunfels in the autumn, try to plan your trip around the festival so that you and the family won't miss out on the fun. Just remember to look well in advance for lodging, as the town tends to pack out during this event.

Things to Do in New Braunfels

In addition to all of the exciting German events New Braunfels offers, it also boasts a ton of ways to have fun on the open water. With multiple rivers and lakes all within a short drive of the Texan town, fun in the sun is never hard to find for tourists or residents on a hot day. Whether you're looking to raft down river rapids with friends or take in a modern water park, New Braunfels is best seen with a swimsuit and sunscreen.

New Braunfels is the home to an award winning waterpark, the aptly named Schlitterbahn. Get ready for thrills, because with rides like the Master Blaster, Black Knight and Wolfpack, there's going to be plenty of adrenaline to go around. If you'd rather kick back, you can even rent your own cabana, don your shades and work on your tan. The party doesn't stop when the sun goes down either, as the Schlitterbahn hosts movie nights and an arcade - perfect for a family night out.

Nature lovers will feel right at home in the Texas Hill Country, particularly in New Braunfels. Just slightly outside of the city you can find Tube Haus, a river rafting and tubing outfitter that can help you strap on a life jacket, get comfortable on inner tubes and safely coast along the Guadalupe River with ease. Try floating the "Horseshoe Loop" one of the most famous and scenic routes around the area due to the fantastic views offered as you float lazily along its course. Float trips can take between two and five hours, depending on what route you ultimately decide on. Adult beverages are allowed on the river, so long as it isn't being stored in a glass container, so remember to bring along something cold to enjoy while you're afloat.

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