We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat

Hotel website
756 Purple Sage Rd, Bandera, TX 78003
Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat
Write a Review

36 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    34
    2
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
2
3
Solo
0
14
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (36)
  • Mar-May only
    (10)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (8)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome in every way. Food was delicious, staff was very friendly and helpful. Will visit again. My husband and daughter enjoyed the outdoors From playing soccer to playing basketball, bike riding, playing pool. Perfect setting for a meeting and to get away from the city.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Redfield, Arkansas, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This place is absolutely amazing! Every detail was hand-crafted by Lon Yaeger (General Manager). The food was exquisite. Hands down, the best enchiladas on the planet! The Purple Sage Ranch has set the bar that every other place wants to be. I will be back every chance I get!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
LYaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing feedback! We always enjoy having your group here, and hope to see you again in December 2015. More 

Miles City, Montana
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

A group of friends from all over the USA have met here to enjoy each other's company and reconnect in person for two years so far, but only the beginning! A hidden jewel of Bandera TX for sure. Total freedom and amenities to please anyone at anytime. Beauriful facilities adn grounds with separate office, dining inside and out, gorgeous pool,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Dear 17ranch: It's so nice to hear your positive comments! We really enjoyed hosting you. Hope we see you again next year. More 

Johnson City
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I gathered with some friends at this beautiful ranch and it was delightful! From the minute I drove up I was thoroughly impressed with the beautiful grounds and the personal attention by the general manager, Lon Yaeger, who made it his mission to see to each persons comfort and care. The food was fabulous! It's a tie for "one of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Penny N: We sure appreciate your taking the time to write your review. It was a pleasure hosting your group and we hope to see you again! More 

Houston, Texas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I had the opportunity to attend a conference at the Purple Sage and immediately realized it would be the ideal location for our family reunion. We organized our family weekend several months in advance, and Ginger Cherry and all the folks at Purple Sage were so wonderful about helping us cement in the dates. One month before our reunion, we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
LYaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

We really enjoyed hosting your reunion the weekend after Thanksgiving. What a nice bunch of people! Hope to see you again next year if possible. Thank you! More 

Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My group spent 3 days at the Purple Sage Ranch for a weekend Meet and Greet type of event. This place is an absolute gem. They single-handedly made Bandera, TX a destination spot. The food was out of this world and the personal service we received from the staff made you wish they would join our group activities and let... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
LYaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your stay with us. We appreciate your choosing Purple Sage Ranch! More 

seguin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This place is beyond awesome. The staff is so friendly and at tentative. Delicious food, clean and comfortable room. So many amenities, they have thought of everything. Just pick up the phone and go. You won't be disappointed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind words, ladybug1023. It was a real pleasure hosting and meeting you. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Vincent, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Amazing scenery. Top notch accommodations. World class food. Down home hospitality. A wonderful place run by great people. I have stayed at some of the best hotels in Western Europe and the US. I have eaten food prepared by world famous chefs. I rank my experience at the Purple Sage Ranch above any of those. I am not one for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Dean S: Thank you so much for your kind words about Purple Sage Ranch. It was a pleasure hosting your group, and we hope to see you again! More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Wow what a great place to be!! Great staff also. We were there for business meeting and fun. It was very relaxing the game room has a lot to do and the fire in the outside pit was nice. Deer running through the ranch at dusk also. Food was wonderful and a lot of variety of foods at each meal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Ladytraveler54: We really appreciate your kind comments. Our staff works very hard to make Purple Sage a special place. We hope to see you again some time! More 

Elko, Nevada, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

This place was gorgeous! Beautiful scenery, and the staff was very accommodating. The wedding went without a hitch. It is a great place to spend some time or to have a wedding. This is my second time attending a wedding at the Purple Sage Ranch and I hope there are more to come.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lon_Yaeger, General Manager at Purple Sage Ranch Conference Center & Retreat, responded to this review

Ryan, thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion of your stay. We thoroughly enjoyed hosting the wedding and we're glad you were a part of it! More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

38 photo of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (37)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Other (13)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question