LOCATION AND NEARBY ATTRACTIONS
in the dark sky community of Dripping Springs Tx
AROUND TOWN ...
Although we're in "the country", we are:
Just 37 miles from the Austin-Bergstrom Airport (ABIA), about 30 minutes to south Austin, and a quick trip to San Antonio! Camp Lucy is RIGHT down the street, and we're Just 10 or so minutes away from multiple wedding venues including Vista West, Cricket Hill Ranch, Ma Maison, Addison Grove, and many more. There's a fabulous restaurant down the street, another just 5 miles away, and easy access from 290 means you're in "Downtown Drip" quickly, with additional dining, entertainment, shopping, and more. And lively Mercer Street? Ten minutes!
DINING and DRINKS
DOWN THE STREET AT CAMP LUCY:
ON HISTORIC MERCER
Mazama Coffee: Great coffee, atmosphere, pastries
Homespun Kitchen & Bar: Farm-to-Table; fine wine, beer
Grawlix: Lounge atmosphere, snacks and great drinks!
Summer Revival Wine Co. & Picnic House: Tasting room, great food and casual, to-go options, as well!
Pig Pen BBQ: Primo BBQ / and great breakfast tacos!
Rolling in Thyme & Dough: Pastries, sandwiches & more!
Railroad BBQ: Dine in or take out. Always good!
Homespun Kitchen: American Farm to Table, music!
Crepe Crazy: Great crepes! Easy and quick but yummy.
El Rey Mexican: Minutes from us; great Mexican food!
Rt 12 Filling Station: Casual dining, TV's, family-friendly, splash pad for the kids.
HEB Grocery on 290 as well
The (Famous) Salt Lick BBQ (Driftwood)
Vista Brewing (Driftwood) Music, brews, wine, & good food
Trattoria Lisina (Driftwood): Upscale, beautiful, delicious
The Leaning Pear (Wimberley): great food, in/out seating
The Creek House (Wimberley): great food in/out seating
Hildee's (Wimberley)great Gospel Brunch on Sundays
Verde's (Hamilton Pool Rd.): Casual, interior Mexican
Carmela's (Hamilton Pool Rd).: casual, delicious Italian.
Hudson's on Mercer - Live Music, Libations
Mercer Dance Hall - Live Music, Libations
The Barber Shop - Live Music, Beer & Wine
"DREAMLAND" Outdoor Entertainment
Pedernales Falls State Park
Blue Hole (great walking, swimming)
Deep Eddy Distillery
Hill Country Olive Company
Treaty Oak Distillery
The Pound House Museum
Wimberley Glass Works
Multiple vineyards, wineries, and breweries
Shopping on Mercer:
Rural Home, Vintage Soul,
Starrs on Mercer, Curated Cottage and More!
Farmer's Market on Wednesdays at The Pound House
...as well as seasonal events, including
"Dripping with Taste" Tour,
The Songwriter's Festival,
The Wedding Capital of Texas Showcase,
Uber & Lyft service our property with advance notice
6730 Creek Road in Dripping Springs, Tx 78620
Easy access; just 2 miles from your turn off of Hwy 290!
Enjoy the peace of the countryside, with the ability to be "in-town" in 10 minutes and minutes away from multiple wedding venues including Camp Lucy, Vista West, Ma Maison, Cricket Hill and more. Wimberley is just 20 easy, lovely minutes away, and charming Fredericksburg is also a big attraction, along with hiking at Enchanted Rock. Or visit bustling Austin in just over a half-hour, while San Antonio is less than an hour's drive!
Why You'll Love it Here
We chose this property for so many reasons: the beautiful oaks, wet-weather tanks, and hill-country views. There's nothing better than morning coffee on the porch with an amazing sunrise or an afternoon on under a big oak. And Dripping Springs is so charming! As for our accommodations, it's not your ordinary place; lovely linens, hand-picked décor, attention to the details that will make you just plain happy. We believe we've thought of everything here! If you just want a "getaway", we know you'll be comfortable and enjoy your time in the hill country. There's beautiful walking and bicycling in the area, and multiple places to sit outdoors and just relax. Bring your beverage for happy hour and enjoy the view.
We love the peace and solitude here. Our closest neighbors are the deer and bunnies you might see in the evenings! There may be other folks here, too, so we expect everyone to enjoy the peace and allow others to do the same. Also, this is the country! Watch for deer or other animals on the roadways, especially at dusk. Bring those practical shoes if you want to do some walking on this acreage. And Dripping Springs is a great place to sport those cowboy boots!
Coolers welcome outside on your front porch!