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Ideal Setting for Bachelor and Bachelorette Fun :: Texas Ranch

Friday, March 6th, 2015

If your wedding is approaching and you are on the fence about whether or not to partake in the bachelor and bachelorette parties, there is a great Bachelorette parties in Houston, Texasalternative to the dance clubs and hoopla of a couple who wants to start their marriage off on the right foot.


Whether you’re looking to get away for a day, hide out for a night, unwind for a weekend, or seek adventure with your pals, BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch is the ideal destination. Nestled an hour west of Houston in the small town of Cat Spring, Texas, this is not your stereotypical bed and breakfast. You don’t have to be a honeymooning couple to enjoy its many features, attractions, amenities and accommodations.


Our 500-acre working ranch offers many diverse activities; from lakes and ponds – to an astounding array of wildlife – ranging from domestic to exotic. Activities include bass fishing, horseback riding, mountain biking, trap shooting, archery, hiking, golf and even hot air balloon rides. And after engaging in any of those activities, you can get a massage to soothe your active muscles and sore joints. Instead of going out and participating in, ahem, questionable activities, you cannot get in trouble with your mate by participating in an active, fun and memorable day.


For those who prefer immersing in peace and quiet to reflect upon their forthcoming wedding day, we have a quaint writer’s cabin. Spend some time in a log cabin, or spread out in a Texas farmhouse, ranch studio house, or cottage. BlissWood Bed and Breakfast has the ideal accommodations for you.


Texas RanchIn the unlikely event that you have enough time and somehow manage to sample all that BlissWood has to offer, including two state parks — Stephen F. Austin and Washington-on-the-Brazos are also close by and awaiting exploration.


BlissWood also offers fine dining at Carol’s Restaurant, which features wine dinner events and an impressive wine list for diners to choose from when deciding what to pair with a wide-ranging, eclectic food menu. From delicious BBQ steaks, pasta, seafood and chicken, plus a number of signature dishes.


The ranch’s uniqueness and eclectic nature are emphasized by its wildlife. You will find a variety of animals, such as Angus cattle, horses, miniature donkeys, peacocks, American Bison, black buck antelopes, fallow deer and native deer. Even the furnishings have character. For instance, the writer’s cabin used to be a hunter’s shack and features an old Confederate desk that was carried around by Confederate Army soldiers and used in the field. There is plenty of history here, tracing back to German settlers in the 1830’s.


With nine lodging options ranging from intimate, one-bedroom cabins that sleep one to three people; to entire, two-suite houses that can comfortably sleep ten, there is comfort waiting for any size group. We welcome brides and grooms to be, and their wedding party or relatives, to come unwind and enjoy yourself before the wedding day. Our historic ranch and its sweeping grounds is ideal for hosting corporate retreats, honeymoons, elopements, formal weddings, overnight stays and family vacations.


Whether you want to disappear and get away from it all, host a bachelor or bachelorette party, find some adventure in an atypical setting, or maybe reconnect, intensify or rekindle romance, we offer the ideal atmosphere for all of those needs and more.


Call Blisswood Bed & Breakfast Ranch to make a reservation at 713-301-3235 and plan your bachelor or bachelorette party retreat today.

Great Girlfriend Getaways in Texas Hill Country

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Looking for a place to kick back and kick up your boot heels with your best friends? Girlfriend Weekend Getaways in Texas is our Specialty at Blisswood Bed and

girlfriend getaways in Texas

Photo by Skeeter Hagler

Breakfast. So, round up your co-workers, college roommates, or far-flung female family members for a long-overdue and much-needed escape to BlissWood, our inn and ranch of Texas Hill Country.

Girlfriend getaways are all about bonding and chilling out, taking part in activities if the mood strikes and even learning something new.

This group of friends stayed at The Oasis, a tropical setting amid the prairies of ranching country, and enjoyed the unheated pool at the Conservatory.

BlissWood’s girlfriend getaway packages are the perfect combination of “we time’’ and “me time.’’ Packages include a massage, bottle of champagne, picnic in the Gazebo at Enchanted Lake and horseback ride. The package price is $179 per person, plus the cost of accommodations.

Accommodations at our Blisswood bed and breakfast ranch is an hour west of Houston and sleeps groups of all sizes – reserve one that sleeps four, for example, or choose multiple accommodations for larger groups. You can cook in your cottage or cabin – you supply the food, the kitchen has all the appliances and utensils you need – or step out for a gourmet dinner with local flavor at Carol’s Restaurant.

girlfriend getaways in texas

Photo by Skeeter Hagler

Activities at our 650-acre working ranch include archery, walking, hiking, horseback riding, catch and release bass fishing, trap shooting, scrapbooking and more.

For an additional charge, groups can arrange a hot air balloon ride. Add on photos by BlissWood’s official photographer, Pulitzer Prize winner Skeeter Hagler, for $75 more.

You can relax with a book or magazine in a rocking chair on your porch. And you can stay up all night playing “Truth or Dare” if you like. Mom’s not here – just your unofficial sisters.

A wise woman (Edna Buchanan) once said: “Friends are the family we choose for ourselves.’’ So carve out some quality time with your “sisters’’ at BlissWood.

Give us a call today at 713-301-3235 or check availability online to start planning your girlfriend getaway at our Texas bed and breakfast resort. We will be happy to customize a package in any way you choose.

At Lehmann Ranch, 1 hour west of Houston

13251 Newberg Rd.
Cat Spring, TX 78933

Phone: 713-301-3235

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