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Dixie Dude Ranch

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Ranch Road 1077, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-796-4481
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Cowboy for the weekend

We had a great time. We were excited to see all the kids having a great time without and... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2013
A truly unique and enjoyable trip

I booked this stay at Dixie Dude Ranch after reading reviews here on Trip Advisor. I will admit I... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2012
Philadelphia, PA
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Ranch Road 1077, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-796-4481
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

We had a great time. We were excited to see all the kids having a great time without and electronics. All the little issues were taken care of quickly to make sure our visit was great. Chris one of there wranglers was a great guide...More

1  Thank rmcclure
Reviewed 10 November 2012

I booked this stay at Dixie Dude Ranch after reading reviews here on Trip Advisor. I will admit I was a little nervous all of the way up to the time I walked through the front doors of the lobby. This is no "resort," it...More

4  Thank PhilaTraveler22
Reviewed 16 June 2012

The Dixie Dude Ranch was everything you think a dude ranch will be. It is rustic but modern enough. The cabins were so cute, and air conditioned so you could cool off during the heat of the day. If you like to ride horses, swim,...More

1  Thank Darlene V
Reviewed 8 June 2012

about an hour and 20 minutes from the northeast side of san antonio, but well worth it, they also have cabin rentals, a nice swimming pool, and you couldn't get a better tour guide or cowboy to help you along the trails, help you on...More

Thank tracieann1
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Ok, just got back from our trip and wanted to write the review while my memories are fresh. Went during spring break (March 12 - 16) and suprisingly, the place did not seem crowded at all. I am sure the cabins/lodges were all sold out...More

12  Thank Natster396
Reviewed 20 February 2012

VERY friendly staff and owner [Clay], accommodated all of our fussy eating habits. Very well organised, very nice setting. Kim on reception is incredibly helpful - makes you feel that you are the only guest she is looking after. Marlene in the kitchen is really...More

2  Thank 500va
Reviewed 25 January 2012

Took the wife and son and they loved it! Went hiking, horseback riding, fishing, and played with some of the cats wandering around. Watched the goats climb trees and practiced lasooing (sp?) a metal cow. Great fun! Rustic and perfect for a few days away...More

3  Thank Frog4aday
Reviewed 24 March 2011

We decided to head to Banderas since we had covered most of the attractions in San Antonio. We stopped at the visitors center and they suggested Dixie Dude Ranch. We really did not know what to expect but were pleasantly surprised. It was rustic and...More

3  Thank LWill2
Reviewed 23 June 2010

I have to say that I was disappointed in Dixie Dude Ranch. READ ON! Frankly, I was expecting a ranch experience straight out of a John Wayne western. You know: six guns blazing, cattle rustling, train robbing, bronc busting, & cattle drives. If that's what...More

3  Thank oldhickory5
Reviewed 27 March 2010

Spring Break 2010 was our 3rd family trip to Dixie Dude Ranch. It is an awesome experience for our kids. They provide 3 home style meals and 2 trail rides each day. They also provide entertainment each night: cowboy singer, hay ride... It is a...More

4  Thank SJames_Gang
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13 February 2015|
Response from rugbyref13 | Reviewed this property |
I was there with my wife. However we met other people who were single. We had a very enjoyable time. Meals are in a communal dining room and you get a chance to mix. The wrangler Joe was very friendly and everyone rides... More