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.
All 8 Terlingua accommodations

Ten Bits Ranch

Save
You added Ten Bits Ranch to your Saves list
6000 North County Rd, P.O. Box 293, Terlingua, TX 79852
Hotel amenities
Ten Bits Ranch
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Terlingua
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

68 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    58
    5
    1
    2
    2
See reviews for
15
40
1
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (68)
  • Mar-May only
    (23)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (6)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (20)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (19)
All months
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Things have changed. The place is up for sale. The owners are no longer on premise, and it appears to be managed in their absence. The management is very responsive to requests, but it no longer lives up to its sterling reviews of the past. There is no breakfast. There are no tours by the owners. There are no campfire... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We found this western ranch online. We arrived after a full day of travel to the most spectacular destination. No wifi- and our 3 teenagers could have cared less! The archeological dig tour was amazing- real dinosaur bones and Indian history-to the 5 star meals and amazing bonfire to star gazing, and three days of horse back riding. We've been... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Houston, Texas
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I just got back from the Big Bend. I have such attachment to that place I try to go at least twice a year. And every time I go, my first choice for accommodations is Ten Bits. I am absolutely hooked on this B&B. Never NEVER in my eight years of going there did I have an unpleasant experience. Yes... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Santa Fe, TX
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

After tent camping in the state park for 5 days, my wife and I took the beautiful drive to Ten Bits Ranch to refresh for a few nights. What a great decision! We found Ten Bits to be as accommodating as it was scenic. Jennifer and Steve, the proprietors, are as knowledgeable as they are friendly and we felt like... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami, Florida
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This place is AWESOME! The ranch is beautiful and cozy and the room tastefully decorated and comfortable. Jennifer and Steve made you feel like they truly wanted you there. Unique view…. We really enjoy the beautiful nature and an unforgettable sunset. You should try the expeditions they offer…. Really interesting We will definitely recommend it to others!! Thanks Jen for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Late with this review (as we stayed in 2011) but thought it was about time I started providing information instead of just asking for it and this is a great place to start. It's north of Terlingua but there was still easy access to both town and the National Park. We stayed in the Lehman Academy schoolhouse, named after a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Houston, TX
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

When we mentioned to a friend that we were headed for the Big Bend National Park in West Texas, he urged us to stay at the Ten Bits Ranch. It is located a few miles north of Terlinqua Texas on highway 118 and just west of the Madison Park Enterance. We took his advice and were very pleased with our... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Arlington, Texas
Top Contributor
197 reviews 197 reviews
42 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

If you ever were out in the desert and saw a cabin in the distance and wished you could stay there and watch the stars some night, this is just the place. We expected to arrive early in the day and arranged a tour with Jennifer (who with her husband Steve owns ten bits). We were unavoidably late but we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Texas
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
72 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

Jennifer and Steve run a unique operation that our family enjoyed between Christmas and New Year's Day. What is most impressive to me is that they have managed to extract the best parts of camping (the stars, the campfire, the wilderness) while at the same time providing the civilized luxuries that my wife demands and I appreciate (warm comfortable bed,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2011

This is my first Tripadvisor review but I had such an unpleasant experience after booking at Ten Bits Ranch that I wanted to record it here. I booked (about two mths in advance) for 2 nights during the Thanksgiving week for my family - my husband and I and our three small children (aged 6, 4 and 2). I was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
Tenbitsranch, Owner at Ten Bits Ranch, responded to this review

First off, we have a strict cancellation policy because we are a small inn (4 rooms total), not a corporate property. When we take a booking we are committed to honoring it. In fact, just after taking this reviewer’s high-season reservation, another larger party wanted to book our entire facility, however we turned them down (as well as a lot... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Ten Bits Ranch? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Ten Bits Ranch

Address: 6000 North County Rd, P.O. Box 293, Terlingua, TX 79852
Location: United States > Texas > Terlingua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
10 Bits Ranch
Ten Bits Ranch Hotel Terlingua

76 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (72)
Viewed
View from room (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (31)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (5)
Viewed
Other (5)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Ten Bits Ranch

Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby