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Stay & Play at Our Award-Winning Bed and Breakfast

BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch is an award-winning destination, known for its unique accommodations ranging from cabins and guest houses to unforgettable glamping experiences spread across a scenic 350-acre East Texas ranch. Our commitment to caring for animals spans over 25 years, highlighted by rescuing and rehabilitating animals on our property. Take a look at our recent awards and recognitions, as well as our partnerships with All Border Collie Rescue and Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society. We know you will enjoy your luxurious stay with us but don’t take our word for it, see what everyone else has to say.

Recent Coverage & Press Kit for our Cat Spring Bed and Breakfast

Travelers' Choice Award 2024
Travelers’ Choice Award 2024

We’re proud to receive Tripadvisor’s prestigious Travelers’ Choice Award for 2024. That puts us in the top 10% of hotels around the world!

“A historic working farm about an hour from Houston, Blisswood Bed and Breakfast Ranch features more than 350 acres of unbridled beauty and access to nature. With lodging options that range from rustic glamping tents to cabins and larger houses, the ranch offers an authentic farm stay experience.”

“Spend a day, or a week, at BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch, located at Lehmann Legacy Ranch an hour west of Houston. This 500-acre working ranch offers a place to unwind from city life amidst live Oak trees and a view of Enchanted Lake. Wander the grounds and spot an array of animals including horses, cattle, miniature donkeys, peacocks, and even American Bison.”

This sprawling, upscale ranch with 18 units has perfected the art of the romance package. In addition to the usual chocolate-dipped strawberries and bottle of bubbly, the “Ride Off Into the Sunset” option adds a flower arrangement, cheese and crackers, and a 1-hour guided horseback ride and picnic near a private lake. “Lone Star Stargazing” includes a high-quality telescope, 2 zero-gravity reclining chairs, a celestial guidebook, a blanket, and a bottle of wine.

At BlissWood Bed & Breakfast Ranch, a jetted tub in the bedroom of the Enchanted Cabin makes it easy to destress and forget your worries. The ranch even has engagement and babymoon celebration packages (complete with non-alcoholic sparkling cider and a welcome basket for the mom-to-be). Room rates start at $229.

More to love: Several units—including the secluded Enchanted and Mystic Woods cabins—have private outdoor hot tubs.

Escape the Houston or Austin city hustle and bustle and take your crew to a totally Texan Friendsgiving-Thanksgiving celebration at a classic dude ranch. Tucked away on the edge of the Texas Hill Country, BlissWood Bed & Breakfast Ranch has everything a weekend cowboy or cowgirl could desire.

“Just two hours from Austin, this country retreat offers guests a dude ranch experience alongside lush and homey cabins. Book the Enchanted Cabin to enjoy the private bedside soaking tub, or the decked-out covered wagon for a unique glamping experience.”

“While staying at this blissful B&B—located on the sprawling 500-acre Lehmann Legacy Ranch—you can expect to see plenty of animals roaming around the property. You’ll see the usual suspects of cattle, deer, and horses, and a guided safari ride will get you up close and personal with miniature donkeys, ostriches, and peacocks.”

“According to couples, BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch offers impeccable amenities and service that make it easy to connect or celebrate an anniversary. The property is located on Lehmann Legacy Ranch and sprawls across 350 acres. You’re welcome to enjoy all the ranch has to offer, including trails for walking, hiking and biking; beautiful lakes; and abundant wildlife spanning horses and cattle to deer and bison.”

“Hit pause on the stressors of city life, better yet — hit the brakes and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and smells of rolling Texas countryside and awaken all your senses. BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch is offering guests an experiential wellness getaway that rewinds the clock and resets your soul.”

“One of the Lone Star State’s quintessential romantic destinations, this 350-acre working guest ranch provides the perfect combination of inviting country charm and plentiful outdoor activities in the fresh air. Choose from six secluded cabins and seven houses or studios — all pet-friendly — each with its own distinctive décor.”

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Perfect Road Trips for When You Need to Escape Austin

“We’ll admit, for the average traveler there’s not a lot to see in Cat Spring. But for the animal lover, this is four-legged heaven on earth. Our neighbors in Houston already flock to BlissWood Ranch, so why not join ‘em? There, guests can rent cabins and safari tents perched throughout a 350-acre working ranch heaving with wildlife.”

“Instead of Houston, get some R&R in Cat Spring, one hour west. The small town is home to some of the most friendly, forward-thinking folks in the state, especially at the BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch. You can rent one of 14 cabins and cottages, and experience peaceful life on a stunning 350-acre working ranch.

“Feel like you’ve truly made a getaway by retreating to this secluded working ranch 65 miles from downtown Houston. The grounds of BlissWood Bed and Breakfast exude natural beauty, with majestic oak trees and glistening lakes creating a serene atmosphere.”

Based on a full year of consistently receiving great traveler feedback on Tripadvisor, BlissWood Bed and Breakfast was recognized with the 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award. This places BlissWood Bed and Breakfast in the top 10% of hospitality businesses around the globe.

“Here you find a beautiful bed and breakfast that sits on a 350-acre ranch just an hour west of Houston—a perfect weekend getaway. With the No Frills Elopement Package, it costs $500 to tie the knot in the countryside ranch’s fairytale Gazebo at Enchanted Lake—that price includes the officiant and a champagne toast. If you are looking to splurge a bit, upgrade to the “Just the Two of Us” package, which starts at $800 and also includes a petite wedding cake, cake knife, and server. “

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“Open ranges, live oaks and American bison greet you as you select from a wide range of lodgings designed to capture various aspects of Texas ranch life. Participate as you choose or simply relax on this beautiful 350-acre ranch”

“Blisswood welcomes pets on its 350-acre ranch, so daily walks won’t be an issue. Pets must be kept on a leash when not in you room, though, as there are many different animals on site. Blisswood even has a border collie rescue program, so your pup can make friends while on vacay or just hang out outdoors with the fam to soak up the ranch life.”

“BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch offers a secluded experience perfect for couples hoping to spend quality alone time together. The property is located on Lehmann Legacy Ranch, which sprawls across 500 acres. You’re welcome to enjoy all the ranch has to offer, including trails for walking, hiking and biking; beautiful lakes; and a myriad of wildlife, such as horses, cattle, deer and peacocks.”

“At BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch, an hour west of Houston Texas, take a hayride from the barn to the lake this October, then to the pumpkin patch, where you’ll pick your own pumpkin.”

“If you really want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, head for Cat Spring, less than two hours to the southeast. The community is no longer incorporated, but is still home to about 75 people, a post office, a general store, and the BlissWood Bed and Breakfast a much desired romantic Texas bed and breakfast.”

“Rustic and “down home,” Davis’ cabins are ideal for the family or a couple who just want to get out of the city, who want to “escape to nowhere.””

“BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch in Cat Spring, Texas is such a unique getaway spot, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped back in time to the pioneer days. This oasis in the middle of nowhere will have you immediately relaxed right after check-in.”

“BlissWood Bed and Breakfast, which sits on a 350-acre Texas Ranch, has called in man’s best friend in a bid to encourage pet adoption. The property has a partnership with a local Border collie rescue organization and offers a Solo Traveler Package in which travelers visiting alone are paired with a companion dog for their stay.”

TripAdvisor awards a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers. The Hall of Fame award is given to those who receive the Certificate of Excellence for five years in a row.

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Host of The Bachelor – German Edition

BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch hosted the cast of Der Bachelor! The most watched TV show in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, we were thrilled to be a part of their production.

“Set among the low-rolling hills that rise from the Katy Prairie, BlissWood is part of the 600-acre working Lehmann Legacy Ranch, featuring a herd of Angus cattle.”

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Carol Davis
Owner, BlissWood Bed & Breakfast Ranch
(713) 301-3235

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About the Property

Nestled in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch offers a one-of-a-kind retreat experience. Our range of sixteen authentic lodging options, including historic houses, cabins, and glamping units, ensures a personalized and private stay. Guests can enjoy the convenience of full kitchens, private outdoor fire pits and hot tubs, and pet-friendly accommodations. Whether it’s a romantic getaway for two or a gathering of friends and family members, our unique property provides a comfortable stay for all. Just an hour west of Houston and two hours from San Antonio and Austin, our 350-acre ranch is the perfect destination for creating unforgettable memories.

About the Amenities

Situated on 350 acres at Lehmann Legacy Ranch, our outdoor sanctuary invites you to explore the abundant wildlife, lakes, and fields of oak trees. Wander through miles of scenic trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding, and immerse yourself in the excitement of classic Texas dude ranch activities. BlissWood Bed and Breakfast is always buzzing with new experiences, including archery, animal feeding tours, catch-and-release fishing, and more! Whether you’re planning an elopement or a group retreat, our ranch offers ample space for relaxation and enjoyment amidst the stunning surroundings. At BlissWood, we intentionally encourage guests to disconnect and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life while embracing the wonders of the outdoors.

About the Owner

Born and raised on a Texas ranch and after years in Houston as a court reporter, with the city lights “dimming” and yearning once more for the country life, Carol opened BlissWood Bed & Breakfast Ranch in 1990 after discovering a property reminiscent of her childhood home near LaGrange, Texas. Captivated by its charm, she delights in sharing this slice of country living with guests, witnessing their transformations as they leave their worries behind. The ranch’s energy, rooted in the outdoors and a love for animals, profoundly impacts every visitor, offering a privileged glimpse into nature’s healing power.