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Gruene River Hotel & Retreat

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Georgetown, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only there for one night but if we had realized what a great place this is, we would have planned to stay longer. I really hope to get back there and stay longer next time. The staff were friendly and helpful and everything was very clean. A real gem!

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

We are so glad you chose to stay with us during your visit to Gruene! Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quick trip to Gruene for mother-daughter time. Did some research on TripAdvisor for places to stay that was within walking distance and came across Gruene River Hotel & Retreat. We absolutely loved it! Very comfortable rooms, convenient location, delicious breakfast and a scenic view of the river. Will definitely be staying again!

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

We are so glad you found us on Trip Advisor and chose to spend your mother-daughter trip with us. we look forward to seeing y'all again!! More 

Sterling City, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Perfect Accommodations and Location. We loved it so much we already booked another stay in December. Bringing friends! Wonderful Staff and Breakfast. Love it and would recommend highly. Great shopping and peaceful rooms.

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to share your comments! We are so glad you had an enjoyable trip and loved our accommodations. We look forward to having you all stay with us again in December! More 

North Richland Hills, Texas
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We really enjoyed our stay this past Monday and Tuesday nights at the Gruene River Hotel! We stayed in the Tinseltown and loved it! The room was huge with windows on two sides and a pretty view, a lovely balcony facing the river (couldn't see much of it due to trees, though), a fireplace and two leather chairs facing it,... More 

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to hear of your great experience with us! We are so proud of our staff and their willingness to go the extra mile to make everyone's stay enjoyable. We would love to see you all again soon. More 

Galveston Island, Texas
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We stumble upon this great hotel and plan to come back. Large rooms, great view. Austin (manager) was welcoming and a great wealth of local info. He also prepared a great breakfast. I would recommend to my friends and family. They have themed roomed and we stayed in the Tinsel Town. Oh yeah did I mention Austin is a gourmet... More 

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

We love to hear of great experiences like yours! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback. More 

Hitchcock
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful time! Great hotel, great staff, food, wine, etc. Coming back in December . Can't wait! Down the street from wonderful shopping, restaurants and Gruene Dance Hall. Enjoyed relaxing by River! Close to Wimberly, Fredricsberg and the wineries.

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed our amenities and our location which is close to all historic Gruene has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again in December! More 

Houston
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Great place for couples and not really suitable for small children. With the great breakfast it's as much a B&B as it is a hotel. My wife and I have stayed in most of the uniquely themed rooms. We have always experienced a clean and relaxing stay. Best of all it's a 3 minute walk to all of the hustle... More 

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear you and your wife had an enjoyable time at our location. Thank you for taking time to share your comments with us. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

I can't believe this was my 1st time visiting Gruene Hotel & Retreat! The staff is amazing and super friendly. We stayed in Tinseltown and this room is Gorgeous, we were here for our Anniversary weekend and I believe we'll be here for every Anniversary!

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

Happy anniversary! We are so glad you spent it with us and had an enjoyable time. Thanks for taking time to share your feedback! More 

Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We had a family reunion to celebrate a recent wedding, and the Gruene River Hotel & Retreat was perfect! There were 8 of us from all over the country and everyone absolutely loved the place. The breakfast was outstanding, the rooms were outstanding, the staff was outstanding, the location was outstanding, the daily happy hour was outstanding..... we just can't... More 

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

Greetings to all of you! It was so nice to meet you all and have you stay with us to celebrate the recent wedding. We are pleased you all had such a great time and look forward to seeing everyone again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this bed and breakfast after reading other positive reviews. I and my husband decided to piggyback a family member's graduation with a mini vacay. The result was great, with this place serving as the cherry on top. Great buffet, and what appeared to be, homemade breakfast, wine happy hour, a pool table, shuffleboard, other board games, unique... More 

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Lindsey G, Owner at Gruene River Hotel & Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments! We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Gruene, with Guadalupe River access, this 14 room, boutique retreat provides a truly unique vacation or corporate retreat guest experience. Walk down to the river from the backyard or stroll through the historic district's amazing shops and restaurants, and kick up your heels to live music at Texas' oldest dance hall. Enjoy a complimentary wine happy hour each evening, and come to the table hungry in the morning for a fabulous gourmet breakfast buffet. For a romantic getaway, business retreat or fun weekend of dining, dancing, shopping and sight seeing, the Gruene River Hotel and Retreat! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gruene River Hotel & Retreat

Address: 1235 Gruene Rd, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3003
Location: United States > Texas > New Braunfels
Price Range: $145 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Gruene Apple Bed And Breakfast
Gruene Apple Hotel New Braunfels
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