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BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch is an award-winning historic East Texas bed and breakfast ranch. Our guest ranch captures the charm of southern living and is a peaceful escape for romantic getaways and even gorgeous outdoor weddings in Texas! Take a look at some of our recent awards and recognitions. 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.

Read Recent Press for our Cat Spring Bed and Breakfast

Giddy-up! 6 Dude Ranches Perfect For Channeling Your Inner Texan

“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.”

21 Top Romantic Getaways in Texas

“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.”

Texas Wellness Weekend

“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.”

Romantic Resolutions - Three Lovely Texas Getaways

“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.”

Five Must-Visit Texan Hotspots Right Now and Where to Stay in Them

“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.

The Complete Guide to a Country Honeymoon in Texas

“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.”

2021 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award

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’s Where You Can Elope in Houston

“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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60 Social distance-friendly road trip hidden gems

“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”

Our Favorite Pet-Friendly Getaways

“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.”

15 Top Romantic Getaways in Texas

“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.”

Five U.S. Small Lodgings Offer Creative Fall Treats And Activities To Get You Traveling

“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.”

BnbFinder article on “One-Tank Getaways From Austin“

“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.”

Texas Lifestyle Magazine article on “Escape—to Nowhere” For Socially Distant Escapes By Marika Flatt

“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.””

2020 – Wide Open Country article on “This Covered Wagon Bed and Breakfast will take You Back to the Pioneer Days“ by Courtney Campbell.

“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.”

2019 – New York Times article on “Forget The Cookie. I Want a Dog at Check In“ by Debra Kamin.

“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.”

2018 Certificate of Excellence – Hall of Fame Award Winner in TripAdvisor

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.

2018 – Texas Highways Magazine article on “The Dudes Abide at these Three Historic Texas Ranches“ by Dan Oko, photographs by Kenny Braun.

“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.”