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Yoakum, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

16 miles off Hwy 118 with 3 miles unpaved about 16 miles before Study Butte/Terlingua . The first time we went down the road pulling our trailer, I can not publish the words my husband was saying! But once in and once out the drive became "shorter. " Staff very friendly, camp site clean and spacious. Here you can have...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here two nights over spring break. The room was exactly what we needed--a clean and comfortable place to rest after a long day at Big Bend. The rooms are no frills (no TV, coffee pot), but we kind of enjoyed taking a break from it all. The lodge has a restaurant on the premises, the Bad Rabbit Cafe,...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite a ways from Terlingua and Big Bend NP. About 15 miles on main road from Terlingua/Study Butte, then 13 miles on paved road and 3 miles on gravel road. The scenery was beautiful, but it is in a remote area. The cabin was quaint, with comfortable beds. The restaurant was decent, although a small menu. The sunset was beautiful...

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Cooperstown, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clearly not what the sour reviews in 2015 suggested. Pleasant oasis of basic comfort way down that amazing road into the Christmas Mtns. Welcoming, very informal, and as other reviewers have observed, startlingly clear carpet of stars, darkness and chance to see what life can be without cellphones or TV. Big Bend Park near enough to get a full day...

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New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We decided to get away from it all and decided to stay here. It is clean and the beds are very comfortable. Love the views and the beauty of the scenery. Unfortunately it is not a good place for a restful nights sleep! The lodges are fairly empty, so we thought we were lucky to have the duplex and the...

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Texas
Reviewed December 15, 2016

We stayed at Terlingua Ranch for the Thanksgiving weekend. The room was clean and recently re-decorated, with comfortable beds (memory foam mattresses) and lovely views. It appeared to be one quarter of a double-wide mobile home structure. The bathrooms were fairly well sound-proofed, but the walls between the bedrooms weren’t, despite the pine paneling. We could hear our neighbors talking....

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the lower RV campground of Terlingua Ranch Lodge for the week of Thanksgiving 2016 while we were visiting Big Bend. We enjoyed our stay here. First, the pros: •Everyone we encountered were very friendly. •We had 30 amp power and water at our site. •The views were beautiful. •The bathrooms were near by and they had hot...

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3Thank randolphclan
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

We rented a Duplex here for our weekend stay. This is not a 5 star resort. This is an older place but was well furnished, clean and comfortable. Our duplex had two bedrooms a kitchen, living room and a single bathroom. You can check out cooking utensils from the front desk if you want to cook your own meals. I...

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houston
Reviewed October 11, 2016

OK let's get this out-of-the-way. If you require room service, Egyptian cotton sheets, and cappuccinos with designs made in to the steamed milk this is a place not for you. However if you're searching for an offbeat place situated in one of America's most beautiful natural surroundings this might be your home away from home. From Steve at the front...

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3Thank Hugh H
Reviewed June 12, 2016

I've stayed many times, and each experience is better. Kudos to management and staff. The pool is well maintained, the roads are in the best condition in years, clean, new lodgings, and a functioning laundry on site make this a 5star for me. The restaurant is a unique and cool place with good food and beverages. My thanks to Dre...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Terlingua Ranch Lodge is a property owners association with lodgin available to the public. A quiet respite approximately 450 acres, located 35 miles from Big Bend National Park gate, ghost town area and area outfitters.We offer 32 hotel rooms, a restaurant, pool,and horse corrals.Awesome birding and stargazing.There is a dirt airstrip for small planes.Permits for day use are available in the office to access Christmas Mountains, by hiking,bicycling,horseback or 4 wheel drive on the trail road only. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Terlingua Ranch Lodge

Address: 16000 Terlingua Ranch Road, Terlingua, TX 79830-7822
Location: United States > Texas > Terlingua
Price Range: $76 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
Terlingua Ranch Hotel Terlingua
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“They all have wonderful views.”
 of 5 bubbles calvinbarnardp, Jun 12, 2016 | Read review
“Wifi is only available in the restaurants which is fine, we came to hike the park and enjoy the nature.”
 of 5 bubbles TinaK973, Apr 28, 2016 | Read review
“It wasn`t very busy. I asked for a room off by itself and got one. The rooms were nice and had good AC.”
  • Sunset over the lodge.
  • This is a view over the property before dusk from the campground section.
  • This was our cabin. Two families share a deck but we were lucky and had it to ourselves.
 of 5 bubbles JeffW588, Apr 27, 2016 | Read review
“book a lodge/cabin just above and near the ranch office as the views and breeze seemed better.”
 of 5 bubbles brazosparty, Mar 24, 2016 | Read review
“Request the remodeled units for soundproofing”
 of 5 bubbles carolinai472, Mar 22, 2016 | Read review
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