Top 10 Texas Resorts
From Danno Wise
Texas is full of attractions and has plenty of things to see
and do. However, sometimes the best vacation involves taking
things at a slower pace and allowing yourself to be pampered
without having to travel great distances to take part in activities.
If you like having everything you want right at your doorstep,
one of these Texas resorts may be the place for your vacation.
1) Lake Austin Spa and Resort
Located on the shores of Lake Austin, just 25 minutes from
downtown, Lake Austin Spa and Resort offers guests upscale
accommodations and a long list of amenities.
2) Horseshoe Bay Resort
Located on the shores of Lake LBJ near Marble Falls, a short
drive from Austin, Horseshoe Bay Resort offers a wide variety
of amenities, including a first class golf course, a spa,
fitness center, marina and more.
3) San Luis Resort and Spa
Galveston's San Luis Resort offers too many amenities to list.
However, the highlights include a state-of-the-art spa, salon
and fitness facility, pool side cabanas, and the Treasure
Island Kid's Club.
4) The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa
Well-known for its upscale Spa, the Houstonian also offers
guests fine dining, access to the Redstone Golf Club, tennis
courts, exercise facilities and more.
5) Moody Gardens Resort
Moody Gardens is one of the most popular attractions on Galveston
Island and the Moody Gardens Resort offers some the best accommodations
and amenities to be found on the island.
6) Guadalupe River Ranch and Resort
Located less than an hour outside of San Antonio, the Guadalupe
River Ranch and Resort offers a variety of activities, including
golf and tennis, as well as plenty of breathtaking views of
the scenic Guadalupe River as it winds through the Texas Hill
7) Woodlands Resort
Located just north of Houston, the Woodlands Resort offers
four restaurants, world class golf courses, plenty of activities
for the family and more.
8) La Cantera Resort
Located in the hills just outside San Antonio, the Westin
La Cantera Resort offers six pools, health club and spa services,
tennis courts, unique dining options, a kids club, three hot
tubs, and more.
9) Barton Creek Resort
Austin's Barton Creek Spa & Resort offers luxurious accommodations,
a full service spa, golf course, fine dining and more
10) Mansion on Turtle Creek
Originally built as a palatial home for a Texas cotton magnate,
the Mansion on Turtle Creek now provides upscale accommodations
for Dallas area visitors.