All your life, you’ve dreamed of the West – of taming a half-wild steed, then riding off into a fiery sunset with a trusted companion by your side. Perhaps it was all those John Wayne movies you watched as a child, or dog-eared copy of “Riders of the Purple Sage” you came across one balmy night in the park. No matter what lured you to the West, we understand.
So friend, grasp that 10-gallon hat and those battered cowboy boots and make for Wimberley, Texas. Just 37 miles southwest of Austin, this enchanting little town has held on to its cowboy roots, making it a fascinating juxtaposition against the hustle and bustle of the capital city.
And in case you were wondering, our hotels in Wimberley are exactly the right place to curl up with that next Zane Grey novel.
No, you’re not daydreaming. You’ve seemingly stepped backward in time to a simpler era, where the loudest sound was the soft murmur of nearby Cypress Creek. Stop and breathe in the moment. Relax. Things move slower here. It’s the way of the Old West.
Have you selected one of our Wimberley rental cars to get around? Then saddle up your trusty mount prepare to face the devil – the Devil’s Backbone, that is. You might arch a brow at the intimidating name, but in truth this is one of the most picturesque drives in the United States, particularly in springtime, when blooming wildflowers soften the austere Southwestern landscape. Commit the vision to memory, then move along. You’ve got a long way to go yet.
When at last the trail comes to an end, retire to one of our Wimberley hotels to sleep, perchance to dream. You have much more to learn about the cowboy way on the morrow.
Trust Travelocity to find you the best rates on hotels in Wimberley, TX. Of course, that’s not all we can do for you. Should the dust of the road wear you down, envision yourself on a livelier retreat in the big city. Our cheap hotels in Austin provide the perfect place to lay your head, if we do say so ourselves.