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3.0 of 5 Ranch   |   566 Flying L Dr, Hwy 173 S & Wharton Dock Rd, Bandera, TX 78003
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Flying L Guest Ranch
Ranked #11 of 19 Specialty Lodging in Bandera
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have never written a review before but since I rely on them, I thought maybe this would help someone else. We booked a week but we only lasted 3 nights because of the large bugs. There were large dead bugs laying everywhere when we arrived. We were surprised they were not swept away. When they started showing up inside, we... More

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

We first visited the Flying L on Valentines weekend to have a quick getaway from Austin and to check it out. We had a big event planned in our home in early August and then wanted 30 plus family members to to join us at a guest ranch in cowboy country. The flying L guest ranch popped on our radar,... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
15 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My daughters and two grandchildren and I enjoyed this beautiful place outside of Bandera this past weekend. We ALL had fun in the water park, except when a large group arrived the next day. That particular group's teens were obnoxious in the river ride...got in everyone else's path; also played rough in the shallow children's area. Groups should be more... More

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Dallas, Texas, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had a 3 night stay in August and really enjoyed ourselves...if you are looking for a fun kid friendly Texan experience this is your place...it hit all the wants...Horseback riding, golf, water park and fun overall kid friendly resort. The room we stayed in was rustic, not fancy but very comfortable and the kids could roam around safely...they enjoyed... More

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Houston, Texas
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We spent a long weekend family vacation at Flying L. Our initial impression was less than impressed. REMINDER- initial impressions are not always accurate! We thought we had been given the wrong directions because it seemed like we had driven into a neighborhood. This guest (NOT dude) ranch is in the middle of a subdivision. That being said as we... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

When it is almost 100 deg. if you do not want to make frozen drinks, maybe you should not be a bartender. Water park needs friendlier people. Was there for the week, this guy was rude every time. I have been a property owner here for many years, and this was our least enjoyable time. Miniature golf was nice in... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stayed at Flying L the week of July 4th. We were so disappointed. It was so expensive for starters. We expected this very nice facility for the money we spent. It was nothing more than a summer camp environment. The basketball goal was broken, the mini golf was awful and all the putters were void of grip and rubber.... More

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Went for 3 days over July 4th with kids 8 and 9. I don't play golf, so that wasn't a consideration. We were there to experience a guest ranch. Good: The breakfasts were great. The water park was fun. The horse riding was better than average for this sort of place. Enjoyed the July 4th activities OK: The "chuckwagon dinner"... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We went to the Flying L for the day to go horse riding and to its water park. The horse riding was wonderful and I highly recommend it. The water park was ok, but, the food service at the water park fast food window was horrible. After waiting in line for 40 minutes it took another 45 plus minutes to... More

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We sepnt 4 days & 3 nights during Riverfest weekend in Bandera. We enjoyed the nightly entertainment, especially the great storyteller. There are s'mores you can make nightly over the campfire. We were so busy we didn't have time to make it to the watermark on the grounds but we did spend Saturday evening taking the ride to the ghost... More

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Address: 566 Flying L Dr, Hwy 173 S & Wharton Dock Rd, Bandera, TX 78003
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Location: United States > Texas > Bandera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Flying L Guest Ranch 3*
Number of rooms: 92
Also Known As:
Flying l Guest Ranch Hotel Bandera
Flying l Ranch Hotel Bandera
Flying L Guest Ranch Bandera, Texas

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