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2-Home Luxury Estate on 11 Acres designer interior

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 master suites, 2 guest bedrooms, & 4 full bathrooms - sleeps 13 comfortably

Stunning 2 home estate in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. Located 35 miles from Downtown Austin, 10 minutes from Jacob’s Well, Blue Hole and is surrounded by local wineries, shops and restaurants. Wolf Creek Ranch is a very private 11 acre retreat perfect for families and small groups.

The log cabin Ranch House has a wrap around porch on all sides with chairs and porch swings. It has a large master suite with king bed and private bath, two queen bedrooms with a shared bathroom with a walk in stone shower, and a sleeping sofa for one adult or two small children. There is a well-equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and a massive hardwood table that seats 16.

The Grand Lodge has two oversized King suites each with their own private baths with walk in stone showers and deep, copper soaking tubs. The great room has comfortable seating, a towering stone fireplace, copper table for 6 and a party bar. The Grand Lodge is a stunning show home made of massive hand-hewn timbers from an 1820’s barn in Gettysburg, PA.

Both homes are impeccably decorated by the homeowner, HGTV designer, Bex Hale. The homes boast an eclectic mix of rustic and modern furnishings; think Restoration Hardware meets the Wild West. Rooms are filled with interesting artifacts like the ten foot wide, 200 year old church doors from Guadalajara that make up the headboard in one of the master suites. Windows and doors were salvaged from a mid 1800’s home on the Jersey Shore, and the ceilings are adorned with reclaimed wood and antique pressed tin molding. Relics Ranch was the star of last year’s annual home tour and is an impressive example of Hill Country finery.

The homes, about 30 yards apart, are connected by a poolside party cabana and outdoor kitchen with tables and chairs, BBQ grill, fridge, ice maker and a bar. The hot tub and adjacent pool look over a stone fountain and with views of the garden. The stone patio has a wood-burning fireplace with ample seating. There is a spacious yard with lush grass shaded by large oak trees that play host to hammocks and swings. The entire yard is enclosed in a stacked stone fence. There are dozens of indoor and outdoor games for kiddos and adults alike.

The ranch is home to friendly pets: Rufus, the horse and mini donkeys, June Carter and Loretta Lynn graze freely outside the stone walls and are especially popular with kids. Birdie, the ranch kitty, is quiet, friendly and roams in and out of the ranch house keeping it free of unwanted critters. Relics Ranch is the perfect place to enjoy all the Texas Hill Country has to offer.

More Details

Owner
Bex Hale
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

About Bex Hale

Howdy!

David Hale & Bex met in Abilene, TX where David was flying C-130s for the US Airforce, and Bex was running her interior design center and retail furniture store, Relics Home. After 9 years and 5 overseas deployments, David left the Air Force, married Bex and moved to Wimberley.

HGTV Design Star, Bex Hale, moved her business to Wimberley where she adds her signature style to homes across the Hill Country. See more at relics home.com

Lucille "Lulu" Hale joined the gang in 2013 and is especially fond of the ranch donkeys, June Carter and Loretta Lynne. Lulu starts most days by calling out to her buddies, the "hee hee haws."

Guestbook comments from the owner

Relics Ranch was the perfect place for our stay in Wimberley! We adored the tasteful and stunning decor in the home. It made us feel welcomed in comfortable during our stay. The house was very accommodating and we found everything we needed. The pool was great and so very relaxing. We loved the peace and quiet of Relics Ranch! We would definitely recommend this place!
May 2014
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Amenities

Wimberley Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , En-suite in master suite 2
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , En-suite in master suite 3
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Family bathroom for both guest bedrooms
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , En-suite in master suite 1
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Lodge: Master Suite 1 - 1 king
    Lodge: Master Suite 2 - 1 king
    Ranch House: Guest Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Ranch House: Master Suite 3 - 1 king
    Ranch House: Guest Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

2-Home Luxury Estate on 11 Acres designer interior
average rating of 5.0 based on 43 reviews
5

Amazing location for a girls' getaway or family gathering

  • 5 of 5

Relics Ranch is a wonderful vacation getaway. It has everything you could possibly need or want - beautiful landscaping and pool, amazing (the best!) beds and bedding, and an expertly appointed kitchen. The outdoor kitchen and fireplace are perfect for late night drinks and watching the stars. It's a magical place.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Comfortable and super fun!

  • 5 of 5

The beds and bedding were absolutely wonderful. The decor is quirky and beautiful. This ranch is so much fun and we loved the ranch cat and feeding the donkeys. So glad we chose to rent this property for our girls weekend.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Makes an impression!

  • 5 of 5

Rented Relics Ranch for my husband's 50th birthday. 5 couples total, which seemed to be the perfect amount for this property. The house is nicely appointed, and is super impressive! We are animal lovers so we loved the cat, miniature donkeys and horse. It was fun to feed them every morning. The house is stocked with everything you'd want, and has some unique dish ware. Beds are comfy. We did not get to use the pool, because it wasn't warm enough, but we did use the hot tub. We enjoyed the outdoor kitchen and spent quite a bit of time out there. Over the years, we've rented several places in the Wimberley area and this is definitely among the best. The owners are easy to work with and very responsive. I'd highly recommend Relics Ranch for a memorable weekend.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Totally Texas

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Relics Ranch for my youngest daughter's graduation and loved it. We had 4 generations on the ranch ranging in age from 2 to 80. Everyone had a wonderful time and had plenty of room to visit. We loved the outdoor space and feeding the mini donkeys and horse. We would recommend Relics Ranch to everyone!

  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Family Wedding

  • 5 of 5

i booked this property for my niece's wedding in nearby Driftwood. Relics Ranch had all the space/amenities we needed for four generations of family-from 2 year old twins to my 85 year old mother-to thoroughly enjoy themselves. We spent 85% of our time by the outdoor fireplace-pool and hot tub (yes it was November). We cooked a large majority of our meals in the fully stocked outdoor kitchen-breakfast being the best meal of the day-when everyone was together. Centrally located-yet Perfectly Private.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Fabulous Place

  • 5 of 5

Our 3 generation family had a fabulous experience at Relics Ranch. Both houses were just over the top. We loved the rustic setting and the wonderful attention to detail. The decor is truly world class. Most of our time was spent right on the property where we could maximize our experience with this very unique place. I highly recommend this to all who are looking for a beautiful place to relax with family or friends. Our grandchildren loved feeding the cat, the horse, and the two donkeys.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Salt Lick BBQ
"You cannot come to the Hill Country without indulging in some delicious authentic Texas BBQ...."
Trattoria Lisina
"This is one of the most romantic atmospheres I have ever experienced. Go early and do a tast..."
Wimberley Valley Winery
"This winery is only half a mile from the ranch. They have a large indoor tasting area and sp..."
Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Wimberley Valley Winery
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Quicksand Golf Course at Woodcreek
Nearest Train
20 Miles
San Marcos Transit Station
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Hays County Store

Relics Ranch is located 35 miles from downtown Austin and only 10 minutes from Blue Hole, Jacob's Well, and downtown Wimberley. An ideal location for wine tours as it is only half a mile from the Wimberley Valley Winery and less than 10 minutes from 4 others. The ranch is also just 20 minutes from the world class San Marcos Outlet Malls. This estate is a great option for wedding parties and wedding guests. Old Glory Ranch, Memory Lane Event Center, Montesino Ranch, and Camp Lucy are just a few and all are less than 15 minutes away.

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Rates & Availability

Wimberley Estate Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Standard Rate
Mar 1 2017 - May 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
 
Standard Rate
May 30 2017 - Jun 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
 
July 4th
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Standard Rate
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$895
$6,265
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.0%

- Check in time is 4:00 pm and check out time is 11:00 am
- 60 day cancellation policy: If reservation is cancelled within 60 days of arrival date, full payment is forfeited
- All guests participating in the reservation will be registered prior to your arrival date. Should there be unregistered guests at the property, at any time, for any length of time without prior approval, you will be asked to leave and forfeit the remainder of your reservation.
- This property is not pet friendly.
- Guest shall assume all risk of any injury to self and/or their guests during reservation
- This property shall be used for residential purposes only
- No firearms, fireworks, ATV's, or four wheelers are permitted on this premises.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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