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Wildcatter Ranch

Enjoy a luxurious Texan ranch adventure

This unique resort ranch in the beautiful North Texas Hill Country offers everything from the traditional western-style cowboy experience with trail rides, skeet shooting, waggon rides and feeding the Longhorn cattle, to a relaxing break, unwinding in the infinity-edged pool and hot tub or having a therapeutic massage. Enjoy some first-class authentic Texan cuisine at the Dinner Bell restaurant and after a busy day retire to you beautiful guest room or cabin suite.

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Location Type
Away from it all
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Hotel highlights

  • Trail Rides
  • Jeep Tours

Hotel Features

General Information

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  • 33 rooms
  • Minimum age: 21

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • Authentic
  • Ranch

Board Basis Options

  • Full Board

Hotel Location

Location Highlights

Wildcatter Ranch

  • Away from it all
  • Approx. 2 hours from Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport
252 Reviews 87% of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 145
  • Very Good 71
  • Average 16
  • Poor 13
  • Terrible 7

What to Expect

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  • Cleanliness


Sep 15, 2019

Perfect place for a family get together!

The Woodlands, Texas

Just got back! You just can’t get more Texas than this place. There are just so many fun things to do here. Horseback riding, skeet shooting, archery, hiking and beautiful sunrises and gorgeous views of the Palo Pinto mtns. Also, the pool area is the prettiest you’ll ever see! But what most makes this place special is the people! Just about the friendliest and most helpful folks you’ll ever meet! Highly recommend!!!!
Sep 10, 2019

Great Cowboy Experience

Bristol, United Kingdom

Just had a great couple of fun filled days at this ranch - what a great experience. We had a full on day including feeding the Longhorns, horse back ride (don’t worry if you’re a novice - they cater for all standards), clay shooting (with lots of instruction) all followed with a cool swim in the infinity pool. The Cowboys providing instruction (Eddie and Mike were very good company) Breakfast was plentiful and steaks for dinner just superb. We stayed in a cabin which was very big and well equipped Would love to come back at some time.
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Wildcatter Ranch


Jeep tour

Jeep Tours

Take one of the ranch'shistorical Jeep tours and learn more about the facinating history of the region.

Trail ride

Trail Rides

Enjoy a group trail ride or private ride with the Wildcatter's team of knowledgeable cowboys. There are 25 miles of riding trails around the ranch so you will have plenty space to roam and enjoy the beautiful Texas Hill Country.

Swimming pool

Outdoor Pool

Unwind at the end of the day with a dip in the outdoor pool or a soak in the hot tub.

Wildcatter Ranch

Room Types

Hotel Room including Buffet Breakfast

Located in the traditional hotel building these comfortableguest rooms have either one king or two queen beds.

Cabin suites buffalo room

Cabin Suite Ranch Package

The spacious cabin suites have one king or two queen beds. Ranch package includes breakfast, boxed lunch and dinner at the award-winning restaurant, daily horseback ride, and a choice of skeet shooting, archery or Jeep tour each day. Also included are waggon rides to feed the Longhorn cattle and use of the infinity edged pool and hiking trails.

Cabin Suite including Buffet Breakfast

The spacious cabin suites have one king or two queen beds.

Wildcatter Ranch

Food & Drink

Dinner Bell restaurant

Dinner Bell at Wildcatter

The Dinner Bell at Wildcatter enjoys a truly Texan menu featuring hand cut Mesquite grilled steaks, chicken fired steak and many local favourites and is popular among locals as well as ranch guests.

Board Basis Options

Enjoy daily buffet breakfast.