Relaxing Escape from the Every Day Hustle and Bustle

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Last updated: 07/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

La Buena Vista Guest House is a relaxing escape from the every day hustle and bustle. Enjoy the incredible views of the Texas Hill Country, wildlife viewing, birding, spectacular sunsets and stargazing! Experience the relaxing pleasure of Bandera’s Cowboy living.

La Buena Vista Guest House is a traditional Hill Country limestone house situated on eleven acres. Enjoy the peace and tranquility sitting on the patio watching the hummingbirds or taking in the beauty of a sunset.

The guesthouse is a private and relaxing retreat. Included is a fully equipped kitchen. Complimentary beverage and fresh baked cookies are provided upon arrival. The house is loft-style and features a queen-size bed, full bath with tub/shower, the living area has a full size futon sofa and a dining area with table and chairs. A stereo radio/CD player is provided, so bring your favorite music.

A breakfast tray is delivered to your front door at your requested time. Breakfast includes coffee, juice, fruits and homemade pastries.

Horseback riding, hiking and bicycling are popular at the Hill Country State Natural Area, the largest in the state, or at other locations such as Lost Maples, Enchanted Rock or Garner State Park. Tubing and kayaking on the Medina River are favorite summer activities. Summer also brings the fun and excitement of rodeos to Bandera, so bring your favorite cowboy/cowgirl attire!

Bandera is well known for its great music and dance halls. Grab your partners and kick up your heels for a little two-stepping.

Special events throughout the year include Riverfest, The Medina Apple Festival, Lakehills Cajun Festival, Hunter’s BBQ and Celebrate Bandera to name a few.

Keywords: House

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Property Type

  • House
  • 525 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), all open space - loft style...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Breakfast delivered to Guesthouse daily at whatever time you like. Includes juice, fresh fruit and fresh baked muffins / scones. ...moreless


  • CD Player
  • Stereo


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Equipped with pots, pans, dinnerware, silverware, coffee maker, cooking utensils, limited spices, fresh ground coffee....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    on request, bring your own charcoal and lighter....moreless



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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 12%


72 hour cancellation notice except for holiday and event weekends, which require 7-day cancellation notice for full refund.

Reservation confirmed on receipt of one-night deposit. Cash, check, or charge accepted via our PayPal account, we will send an electronic invoice; $6 handling fee on charge. Rate based on two guests. Each additional guest is an additional $10 / night / person, max of four guests. We opt to not use the VRBO charge/payment system.

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Last updated: 07/20/2016
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We are located approximately 2.5 miles north of Bandera on Hwy 173, and 2 miles back off Lower Mason Creek Road.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: Bob & Jan Grimes

Why the Owner Chose Bandera, TX, USA:
We purchased our 11 acres in 2000, and completed the Guesthouse in 2002. We used the Guesthouse as a 'get-a-way' for the next seven years. During that time, extensive clearing was done on the property. Our long term intent had always been to use the Guesthouse as a vacation rental after we retired, and moved permanently to Bandera. We completed construction of our main house, and made the permanent move from Dallas, in August 2009. Since that time, we have greatly enjoyed sharing our Guesthouse, and the Bandera area with our guests. Bandera is a unique community, adhering to its cowboy culture and history of good country music. Come on down!

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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