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Bella Vista Ranch

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Address: 3101 Mt. Sharp Road, Wimberley, TX
Phone Number: 512-847-6514
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: The only olive orchard in the hill country also offers berry picking.

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Neat orchard

This was our first tour of this type. Very informative, most of the tour consists of the host talking. Once you get past that and into the orchard it gets better, with the best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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West Columbia, Texas
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West Columbia, Texas
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This was our first tour of this type. Very informative, most of the tour consists of the host talking. Once you get past that and into the orchard it gets better, with the best part of course at the end, the TASTING! Yummy olives, olive oils and of course the WINE!

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The olives and extra virgin olive oil were delicious. We enjoyed the wines as well. Definitely worth the drive away from town.

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Interesting natural spring. The water was pretty cool. Smaller than expected with no real beach area. Good for teenagers.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Olive Oil and olives were yummy and priced well. Adorable couple and farm for olive growing. Great spot to stop and taste olive oils.

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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. We sampled a lot of items they had for sale. The garlic EVOO is wonderful. So is the dipping EVOO. Enjoy!

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Plano, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and I visited Bella Vista Ranch one afternoon on our honeymoon. We weren't sure what to expect from an olive oil tasting, but it was fun, informative, and tasty! We came home with tapenade & jam for gifts, and blueberry wine, balsamic vinegar, and a couple different oils for us. Fresh olive oil is much better than store-bought,... More 

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Stratford, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had a day trip here as a group when we stayed at the Blair House Inn for the cooking classes. I never realized Texas was such a big part of the olive oil industry and learned a lot of interesting facts about how they grow the olives and extract the oil. We brought along a basket of food we... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We visited on April 11, which was a cool, cloudy day. The tour started out with an interesting lecture by the owner on the history of growing olives in Texas and elsewhere in the world. This subject might sound a little dull but the owner made it very amusing as he described his own experiences in getting olive trees to... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

My husband and I visited Bella Vista on a rainy Saturday. We went on the 1PM tour. The tour lasted over an hour, which we didn’t expect given the rain, but we enjoyed the experience. The owner gave the tour and was very knowledgeable. The tour was 90% about the world history of olive oil, why growing olive trees in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

At 15$ a tour it was okay but the history of the first texan olive oil took up most of the visit. An amusing summary of how they got started and what they actually produce. Not really much to see by way of olive trees etc but there again they are just trees in a field. The refinery it self... More 

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Additional Information about Bella Vista Ranch

Address: 3101 Mt. Sharp Road, Wimberley, TX
Phone Number: 512-847-6514
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Wimberley
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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