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810 FM 470, P.O. Box 117, Bandera, TX 78003
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Twin Elm Guest Ranch
Ranked #10 of 19 Specialty Lodging in Bandera
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, TX
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Six family members (2 kids, parents, and grandparents) spent a few nights here over spring break in mid-March. We enjoyed the horse riding and the cowboys who led the rides. We also enjoyed the food they served. The people who run this place seem very nice. We stayed in 2 adjacent bunkhouse rooms across from the campfire. The rooms were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We had a super great time at Twin Elms! Justin and his family and crew were amazingly friendly and made me and my girlfriend feel like a part of the family. The horses and the wranglers were super even for us as complete beginners - it was just such an experience to ride in the beautiful areas in nice and... More

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Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
40 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Our family of 15 had an amazing experience at Twin Elm. One of our grandchildren said, "I really like it here. There are no rules." Some of us had never been on a horse (me) and all of us went (5 years old to 68). Everyone at the ranch was so very helpful. Each family had their own cabin, Bunk... More

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We spent a night here with some friends recently. Considering the price the rooms were really very basic but the horses were really well looked after and happy and the wranglers were absolutely brilliant/utterly charming - Bobby, Garrett and JW absolutely made our trip. They made sure the rides catered to the different abilities of the riders in our groups... More

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Holmes, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

My daughter and I stayed at the Twin Elm in July 2013. What an amazing experience! Our cottage was rustic and simple but cute and clean. The ranch is beautiful with a stunning view down over the valley. We took our horse rides in the morning to avoid the afternoon heat. Our trail guides, Bobby and Dale were fun and... More

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

You cant find a more relaxing, friendly place then the Twin Elm Ranch! Our family stayed 4 days for a quick "getaway from it all" trip. The room we stayed in was basic but clean and comfortable. The staff was so friendly, they treated us like family! The food was good. Barbecue just as would be expected on a dude... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

The people were great. The ranch and horses were beautiful. The hayride was a joke since they used our hayride to put out hay and it was two women throwing out the hay with short shorts on and showing their butts when they bent over. Disgusting! Campfire was a disappointment. The guy started the fire and left to go eat... More

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TwinElm, Manager at Twin Elm Guest Ranch, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear your concerns, for we strive to make each guest comfortable during their stay. I wish to inform you that the mattress is new and the linens freshly laundered before your arrival. Inspections are done regularly. Had this or any matter been brought to our attention we would have gladly addressed it and attended to your... More

Houston, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This was a last minute trip in Feb 2014 and for the record - I did a "Room Only" and did not participate in the other activities or food options. GOOD: Typical dude ranch with 50s bunkhouse style cabins, big corral with horses for trail riding, large RV park in back, recreation room, pool. The "Room Only" rate was 1/2... More

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TwinElm, Manager at Twin Elm Guest Ranch, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear about this matter after your stay, as we would have been more than happy to resolve any issues while you were here, using the contact numbers on the office door. We strive on cleanliness and though the pillows are new and comforters freshly washed we would gladly replace any linens you may have needed. We... More

Jobstown, New Jersey
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

stayed 3 days in their Rv park, horseback riding, swimming in their pool, enjoying a lovely group of lovely people. Their facilities are nice and clean, plenty of hot water. On Saturday night they have a Rodeo. Was very glad we stayed there.

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British Columbia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We had a fantastic time. I visited this ranch with my parents ( I am in my late 20's) None of us had visited a ranch before or horse ridden but are into trying new things and some adventure, we all had a REALLY good time. It was personally what I would expect from and ranch and more. Not a... More

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Address: 810 FM 470, P.O. Box 117, Bandera, TX 78003
Location: United States > Texas > Bandera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Twin Elm Guest Ranch Hotel Bandera
Twin Elm Guest Ranch Bandera, Texas

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