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Recent New Braunfels reviews

  • Great Get Away at this Rustic Cabin on the River

    "Wife and I and our two dogs escaped the big city to this comfortable retreat on the water in New Braunfels. The cabin felt private even though we were close to the amenities of town. Dogs had plenty of room to run and explore. The cabin was cozy and comfortable. The owner couldn't have been easier to work with. We look forward to a return in the summer. Thanks for a great get away weekend! Kevin, Kerry, Shamus and Ruby"
    Guest: kevin Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 8, 2014
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  • House with Great View

    "We spend a wonderful time in this beautiful view house on July 2014. Everything is great. Good location. nice deck looking down the river ( or lake). The only small complaint is AC in master bed room blowing too strong, too cold. We have to close the vent, but it keeps blowing down to the bed. When other room is still a little warm, because most of cool air keep blowing in master bed. Another issue is the fan is too dusty. We have to wipe down the fan, and we do not mind. We will be back soon."
    Guest: thomas v. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: March 9, 2015
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  • Couldn't ask for a better place

    "We only stayed for a short weekend, but Egret's Landing was the perfect setting. Right on the river, close to town and if ya needed anything the store was only a few minutes up the road. We had 5 guys for my brothers bachelor party and had the perfect amount of room. Of course we are all prior military so we were overly prepared for what we needed to bring based on what they had in the house for use to use. I would highly recommend this place for a small family getaway, some friends looking for a long weekend or the river or just a nice couple looking to relax."
    Guest: Matt C. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 16, 2015
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  • Engagement Party

    "This house was fantastic! Not only was the house pristine, but it was big enough and had enough seating for everyone to move and sit comfortably. We had 5 couples stay in the house, and never had a problem with parking or space in the house. It was a little chilly for the pool that weekend, so unfortunately we didn't get to use it, but the view in the backyard was great. Everyone that came into the house asked me where I found it and had nothing but positive things to say. Worth noting - the house is stocked with a few rolls of paper towels and a few trash bags, so bring your own if you are staying a while! We couldn't find the trash bags, and Cathy had someone sent over since she wasn't in town. AMAZING customer service even after we checked out - an item was left behind, and Cathy has stayed in touch to make sure it got back to us. I would absolutely recommend this property and renter to anyone looking for a great location and the comforts of home on their next getaway!"
    Guest: Kate B. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 17, 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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