River Bluff Cabins - Rio Frio, TX

Stay at River Bluff Cabins on the Frio River

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Property At a Glance: River Bluff Cabins

River Bluff Cabins, The Twin Cypress and Tree House Lodges are a group of rustic-looking log cabins set down on ten private acres along the Frio River. They may look rustic, but inside, they're perfectly modern and snug—more like comfortable little houses than camping cabins, with fully equipped kitchens and private bathrooms. At this backcountry retreat, you'll be a few steps from the river and have stunning views of the mountains, and be able to stroll along the wooded paths and check out the abundant wildlife that visits the property.

  • 1,000 feet: of private riverfront access, where you can fish, go tubing, or simply walk beside the water and enjoy the scene
  • Star-gaze: from your expansive deck or private fire pit
  • Spacious cabins: face either the playgrounds or the river, and feature cushy leather furnishing, and full kitchens
  • Turn kids loose: on the two children's play areas or the paths that criss-cross the property, where they can spot deer, butterflies, rare birds, and wild turkey
  • Three Sisters: You'll be close the infamous Three Sisters trails, or, as motorcycle enthusiasts call it, The Twisted Sisters, a curving and beautiful road that runs past rivers and Texas Hill Country vistas

Rio Frio, Texas: Majestic Scenery in Texas Hill Country

Rio Frio is so small it's unincorporated, a tiny community located about 100 miles northwest of San Antonio. There's no shortage of things to do in the area, however—visitors come for the gorgeous, lush scenery of Texas Hill County, so unlike anywhere else in the relatively arid state of Texas. Beautiful rolling hills are cut by rivers like the Frio, and you can take kayaking, hiking, and birding tours led by experienced and local guides all year long. Check out the nearby Lost Maples State Natural Area or Garner State Park for hiking, biking, fishing, and sightseeing along its twisting trails, and revel in this rare Texan spot where all four seasons occur.

If you're a fan of motorcycling, taking the Twisted Sisters trails through the area, make sure to stop at the Lone Star Motorcycle Museum in close by Vanderpool, where you can see an extensive collection of cycles dating from the 1910s to the present day. In the towns that are a quick drive from the River Bluff Cabins, you'll find plenty of restaurants, from laid-back biker bars to homey cafes and upscale dining rooms.

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What You Get

  • 1- or 2-night stay

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Policies and Fees

Book by: 1/31/14
Travel window: 1/2/14–4/30/14

  • Blackout dates: Not valid 2/14/14–2/16/14, 3/7/14–3/16/14, and 4/17/14–4/20/14
  • Cancellation policy & fees: 30 day notice required or fee up to Groupon price applies.
  • Taxes: 9% tax not included
  • Additional fees: $37.50 cleaning fee in cabins 8-16, ($75 fee in Tree House and Twin Cypress Lodge) not included. $500 refundable deposit for Twin Cypress Lodge not included.

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.

Amenities

  • 1,000 riverfront feet
  • Dogs welcome
  • Two children's play areas
  • Private barbecue pits and fire rings
  • Complimentary WiFi
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The Fine Print

  • Book by 1/31/14 or promo value expires
  • Travel 1/2/14–4/30/14
  • Not valid 2/14/14–2/16/14, 3/7/14–3/16/14 or 4/17/14–4/20/14
  • Limit 2/person, +2 as gifts
  • Limit 4/visit
  • Valid only for option purchased
  • Reservation required, subject to availability
  • 30 day cancellation notice required or fee up to Groupon price applies
  • 25+ to check in
  • CC required at booking/check-in
  • Cleaning fees not included: $37.50 in cabins 8-16, $75 in Tree House and Twin Cypress Lodge
  • $500 refundable deposit for Twin Cypress Lodge not included
  • 9% tax not included.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Other Details

Room Details

Cabins 8-16

  • Two queen beds and two sleeper sofas
  • Standard occupancy: 4
  • Maximum occupancy: 6
  • Adding occupants above standard: $15 per night for each additional guest

Tree House Cabin

  • Two queen beds and two sets of twin bunks
  • Standard occupancy: 8
  • Maximum occupancy: 10
  • Adding occupants above standard: $20 per night for each additional guest

Twin Cypress Lodge

  • Three queen beds and four double bunk beds
  • Standard occupancy: 14
  • Maximum occupancy: 14

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 3 p.m.
  • Check out: 11 a.m.
  • Parking: free
  • Rollaways: not available
  • Smoking policy: no smoking inside the property; fees of $100 (cabins), $300 (Tree House), or $400 (Twin Cypress Lodge) apply if caught smoking.
  • Pet policy: each pet under 200 lbs. may be added for an additional $20 per night in cabins 8-16; $750 refundable deposit required at check-in for Twin Cypress Lodge if bringing dogs.
  • Accessibility: handicap-accessible rooms are available; please request at booking.
  • Room upgrades: upgrades may be available during booking or at check-in for an additional cost.

Getting There

  • By plane: 103 miles from San Antonio International Airport (SAT)
  • By car: 100 miles northwest of San Antonio

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