The Lone Star State has plenty of great options for honeymooners. From the hill country to the coast, there is a resort on this list to please all types of honeymooners. So no matter if you choose to stay in a big metropolitan area or opt for a secluded stay in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. Couples will find relaxation and romance at any of these top hotels and resorts listed below. All of these establishments have unique features and incredible amenities. Start your romantic honeymoon at one of these luxurious Texas hotels.
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Head to the Alamo City this for a romantic getaway. A top-rated resort in Texas, couples choose to stay at La Cantera Resort & Spa no matter what month of the year it is. From a luxury spa to incredible views of the Texas Hill Country, La Cantera is a great spot to spend a honeymoon. There’s nothing like coming back to La Cantera after a wonderful day exploring the great city of San Antonio. Enjoy a couple’s massage or choose to stay in one of the resort’s private villas complete with a private pool and hot tub.
For wine-loving couples, Wimberley is a great place to honeymoon in Texas. Stay at Blair House Inn where you can enjoy a room with your own fireplace, a luxury tub with jets, a private deck and a nightcap of wine and dessert. When you’re not shopping in downtown Wimberley or sipping wine at a local winery, take a cooking class at Blair House Inn or simply enjoy nature on the 22-acre grounds.
Galveston is a popular summer getaway destination and coastal favorite in Texas. Moody Gardens Hotel & Spa is a fun-loving place to enjoy a honeymoon. If you’re looking for a hotel with numerous amenities including a water park, then look no further than Moody Gardens. During the summer, Palm Beach at Moody Gardens is where you’ll find water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool and a splash pad. If you’re not enjoying Moody Gardens attractions, take a brisk stroll down the Seawall, browse the beach shops or even head to Schlitterbahn to enjoy the fun water slides.
This Hill Country resort is perfect for both families and couples. Honeymooners will love spending time at the on-site spa at Horseshoe Bay Resort, where couples packages are available. For honeymooners seeking solitude, choose to stay in one of Horseshoe Bay Resort’s private homes that are still close to the water and the hotel’s amenities. This resort hosts a number of events during the winter season too, like live music, holiday events, and complimentary s’mores roasting.
Houston couples honeymooning should consider staying at BlissWood Bed and Breakfast Ranch. Only an hour west of H-Town, this working ranch is also a romantic and cozy place to spend a getaway. For secluded lodging, the Enchanted Cabin at BlissWood is a great choice, since it has its own hot tub. BlissWood also offers a number of romance packages that include things like dinner for two, a picnic horseback ride for two, and romantic dining options.
For some serious solitude, head to Chinati Hot Springs in West Texas. The wintertime is the best time to enjoy these natural hot springs, which supposedly have healing properties. Staying at Chinati Hot Springs is perfect for the couple wanting a rustic and isolated honeymoon. Choose the El Presidente Suite to enjoy a private hot spring tub. There is no cell service and the lodging options aren’t the most luxurious. However, the clear night sky and the hot springs soaks make for an unforgettable honeymoon in the Lone Star State.
South Padre is known as a spring breaker’s oasis, but romance and relaxation can be found here as well, especially at My Sapphire South Padre. This beachfront condo complex has cheaper rates during the winter months, so it makes for a perfect honeymoon destination for Texas couples on a budget. Besides being close to the beach, My Sapphire is also near shops and restaurants. However don’t miss out on the amenities the complex has to offer too, like the onsite spa, theater room and game room.
Austin is a great place to visit no matter what time of year. For a romantic honeymoon in the heart of Austin, stay at The Driskill. This historic hotel has up-to-date amenities. Besides the great location, The Driskill also provides beautiful artwork in every room, an on-site restaurant and signature suites perfect for you and your love.
This four-star hotel located on San Antonio’s River Walk is such a romantic place for a honeymoon. With a rooftop pool, a 17,000-square-foot spa and swanky decor, Mokara Hotel & Spa is sure to please newlyweds. To improve your stay, opt for a room with a view of the river from a private balcony. Enjoy time with your partner by splurging for the Amor del Rio Package that includes breakfast for two, champagne and chocolate truffles delivered to your room each night. After a long day exploring San Antonio, head to the spa for a couples massage. End your evening by indulging in the on-site, riverfront restaurant at Ostra, which serves up sustainable seafood dishes.
The Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, once the home of a historic cotton mogul, has now become a boutique hotel. This outstanding historic mansion, which features local art, private guest suites, and an on-site restaurant, will provide absolute luxury to Dallas couples. The guest rooms and suites here are classy and elegant. For couples in suites, expect a private balcony, private kitchen and a separate powder room.
Located only 20 minutes from downtown Austin, Miraval Austin strives to give couples complete luxury and relaxation. The view from this hotel resort is absolutely stunning. Guests flock to Miraval Austin because of the great amenities but continue to book the hotel because of the incredible views of the Hill Country. Located along the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge, this hotel is great for outdoor lovers wanting a bit of luxury. Take a horseback ride or a sunrise hike. After an active day outdoors, unwind at the hot tub, sauna and infinity pool at the spa or tuck into organic fare at the on-site restaurant.
Near Big Bend National Park, Lajitas Golf Resort is perfect for the golfing or outdoorsy couple. The golf course alone is worth a visit to this luxury resort. The golf course at Lajitas is considered the best and most beautiful in the Lone Star State. Furthermore, the area around Lajitas offers a lot of outdoor recreation from mountain biking to ziplining to horseback riding. After a long day, unwind at the Agave Spa or by the resort’s scenic pool.
For couples needing a secluded escape, The Inn at Dos Brisas is the perfect stay. This ranch-turned-luxury-hotel is located in Washington, Texas, found between Houston and Austin. On 313 acres, Dos Brisas only has cozy guest rooms, which are actually Spanish-style cottages. The cottages are complete with poolside private patios, stone fireplaces and cathedral-style ceilings. There are a number of activities to do while staying at Dos Brisas, such as an in-room couples massage, horseback riding, fishing, biking and wine-tasting. Don’t miss out on visiting Inn at Dos Brisas Restaurant, which is the only Forbes 5-star restaurant in Texas. Find an organic and eclectic menu, along with 7,000 wine bottles found in the wine cellar at this luxury restaurant and resort.
Lakeway Resort & Spa is a relaxing and beautiful destination for Austin couples. Located on Austin’s Lake Travis, Lakeway Resort & Spa is the perfect way to escape to the lake for the weekend. Offering a boutique spa with stunning lake views and multiple pools, there’s even a Kid Zone recreation center if you want to bring the family along. You’re also within close proximity to championship golf courses, wine tours and outdoor recreation.
Only 30 minutes from Austin in Kyle, Texas is the Sage Hill Inn & Spa. This resort offers absolute luxury in a Texas Hill Country setting. On 88 acres of land, Sage Hill Inn has spacious guest rooms and private cottages. There are fun amenities to take advantage of while on staying here, such as the homemade cookies in the dining room, the pool and hot tub, fire pit, bocce court or the day spa. Enjoy hiking and wine-tasting nearby before coming back to the Sage Hill Inn for farm-to-table dinners that are made from local ingredients and included in the stay.
This downtown Austin hotel is everything you would expect from a hotel in the eclectic city of Austin. Decorated with funky flare, the bohemian digs at Hotel Saint Cecilia are perfect for the free-spirited couple. The hotel is named after the patron saint of music and poetry. Therefore music is a main theme at the hotel. Each room comes with a turntable and iPod connection so you can listen to your favorite tunes in the city known as “The Live Music Capital of the World”. Visit the library at Saint Cecilia to check out vintage vinyls, films about writers and musicians and classic novels and poetry. Enjoy your new read by the pool or choose to bike around town on the complimentary bikes provided by Saint Cecilia. Some accommodations have soaking tubs and outdoor showers, while s’mores and champagne can be delivered to your suite.
This upscale hotel in Houston has funky, eclectic flare. Pops of color are found in the decor and furnishings, giving a unique appeal to Hotel ZaZa Houston. Located near Houston’s Museum District, couples will have access to a number of attractions nearby. For those who would rather relax at ZaZa, enjoy ZaSpa or the European-style pool. Couples looking for some romance will enjoy the guest rooms here, which come with stocked private bars, Wi-Fi and luxury bath products.
The most luxurious place to stay in downtown Dallas would have to be The Joule. This hotel, which was built in the 1920’s, mixes historic decor with contemporary elegance. Art-loving couples will enjoy a honeymoon here; The Joule has an extensive art collection including works from Andy Warhol. Don’t miss the rooftop infinity pool either. With views of Main Street in Dallas’ historic district, The Joule is the perfect getaway for city slickers.