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X Bar Ranch

PO Box 696, Eldorado, TX 76936
X Bar Ranch
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

When we went to the ranch, we have found the key, the welcome letter, and the clear detailed instructions on the kitchen table. We had the whole ranch for our self for our whole stay. Only beatiful nature around. We cooked the dinner from the food that we gratifully found in the fridge, and eat it outside, admiring the sunset.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We spent Memorial Day weekend there and had a very relaxing weekend. We wished the skies were clear since it would be a great place for observing the night sky. My husband loves to do some astrophotography, but there were just too many clouds. Perhaps next time.

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South Central Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Spent a Sunday and Monday at X bar Ranch and had the place to ourselves. The skies were extremely dark and clear. Set up my astrophotography equipment right behind the cabin and got some great shots. The lodge was well apportioned with everything a body needs to prepare meals and relax. Clean, quiet, and tranquil. What more could you ask... More 

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Eldorado, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Quiet, tranquil and awesome vistas. It was a nice get away for my wife and me on Valentine's weekend. We stayed in the Mexico Lindo cabin and we both enjoyed it. Also the best Texas night skies are included. We'll have to do this again

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

When we stayed at X Bar, it was SO quiet ! The cabins are nice but not luxurious, the main lodge is wonderful and spacious and comfy and has everything you could need, including GREAT porches for sitting or reading or relaxing. Breakfast should be more than packaged food, but it wasn't. Hiking the trails was easy and as scenic... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is a particularly great place for folks into astronomy, as they have observing fields that they keep available year round. The skies here are dark and the Milky Way shows brilliantly. I've stayed in both a cabin and at the Roundhouse. The cabins were originally built for hunters, so are compact and rustic but comfortable and situated by a... More 

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We really enjoyed our weekend camping under the Milky Way at X Bar Ranch. We met lots of great people, enjoyed the lodge and outdoor amenities, made great food in the well outfitted kitchen, had fun playing games on the back lawn, and appreciated the butterfly covered flower gardens. They kept everything very clean and well appointed for both cabin... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Thanks again for the opportunity to stay at X-Bar. We were the only guests there Friday night August 15th and it was wonderful! My son and I got to swim around in the pool under the Milky Way and we had some of the best stargazing of anytime we've been there. We plan to be back very, very soon with... More 

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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I must say that the Round House is the perfect place to get away from the city rush. My wife and I had a wonderful time, enjoying the peace and quiet of this home. This place is made for those who are looking for an escape, a place to recharge the batteries, a place where you will not be disturbed.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

My wife and I were planning a 2 month motorcycle trip from Arizona to Key West, return. We had booked some timeshare, but in between planned to tent. My wife found X Bar on line, we discussed it, read the reviews, and booked. Stan was very accommodating with my wife, considering he already had a large group staying in the... More 

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