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Galveston, Texas
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32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We celebrated our twelfth anniversary here this weekend and had an incredibly relaxing time. The little cabin gave us the perfect home-away-from-home feel that we needed. The double-hammock gave us lots of quiet reading time, and the view was absolutely stunning at sunset and then again when the stars came out. Ell and Jeff were so sweet and made us... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

This place is magical. Every detail is carefully thought out. The hosts have done some amazing engineering to provide a totally unique environment combining antique furnishings with modern eco friendly building structures. The accommodations were spotlessly clean and immensely comfortable. The bird life is vibrant and the creek, relaxing. Conveniently located within biking distance of the stunning Perdanales Falls State... More 

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Loretta H, Manager at Tex-Zen Dreams, responded to this review

It was great to have the two of you here! Thanks for thinking about us for your Hill Country visit, thanks for the great review here on TripAdvisor, and thanks for including me on your Pedernales Falls St. Pk. bike ride! I'm always up for company on a bike ride in the park. You guys are awesome. Please come back... More 

Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This is the perfect place if your looking for beauty, peace and quiet. The hosts were very nice and made us feel welcome. The room was clean and very comfortable.Lying in the hammock and listening to the creek was exactly what we needed to unwind from city life. I highly recommend this destination.

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Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This place was a wonderful place for a getaway. Ell and Jeff were some of the nicest people i have met. The breakfast in the morning was amazing and the best part of it all is that me and my girlfriend had the whole place to our selfs. The place is secluded that it feels really nice getting out of... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

My best friend and I took the holiday weekend for a girls getaway and stayed at Tex Zen Dreams. Whether we were exploring the beautiful land or visiting with Ell and Jeff our faces were never without a smile. The property is breathtaking and the owners are sincere and sweet as can be. They were very welcoming and made sure... More 

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Loretta H, Owner at Tex-Zen Dreams, responded to this review

Hey Kiley, Just want to compliment you on the great photos you posted of our property and especially the ones down at the creek gazebo and bridge. Glad you were able to experience the beauty and peacefulness at Tex-Zen Hollow while the creek was flowing. The two of you are so sweet and pleasant to talk with – I just... More 

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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful weekend at this charming b&b during a hiking weekend. The location is very secluded and the grounds and amenities are comfortable and homey. Ms Ell was a gracious hostess who showed us around when we first arrived and was available if we ever needed anything. She makes a wonderful breakfast and we had an egg frittata... More 

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Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This is the first time I use TripAdvisor to review a place, but I feel like this place deserves the best rating! We spent a weekend at Tex-Zen Dreams back in April for a getaway trip. Right from the moment we arrived, Elle and Jeff made us feel like we were at home. They showed us how everything worked and... More 

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West New York, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2015

TexZen Dream was a peaceful and pretty getaway. Loretta and Jeff were great and the food was delicious! We highly recommend this tranquil oasis in the rolling hills! The room was a decent size and nice and clean. Very scenic views.

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Dripping Springs, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 14 June 2015

From the beginning of the trip, being greeted by Ell, we knew this was going to be a place we could make memories that would last a life time. The room, surroundings, breakfast (handmade by Ell), and stories to challenge all stories, were all delightful. We would go again and recommend anyone wanting to relax alone with each other or... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Loretta And Jeff thank you for treating us like family! Your property is beautiful and super clean! Loretta your blueberry muffins are the best i have ever had! I wish I could give 10 stars..Can't wait to go back! Guys you will not be disappointed! ! This is a little peace of heaven on earth!!

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Loretta H, Owner at Tex-Zen Dreams, responded to this review

It was so nice meeting your family and to have you here if just for one night over the Memorial weekend. We were so impressed by your very well-mannered children, but that's just a reflection on your parenting skills. We were relieved that you were comfortable at Camp Zen during the record flood we and the hill country area experienced... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the scenic beauty and tranquil nature of the rural Texas Hill Country at Dripping Springs' most charming and secluded bed-and-breakfast accommodation. Relax in one of our two private rooms in a "Cottage-of-Dreams" bedroom duplex cottage nestled on a picturesque hillside at the center of 10+ acres overlooking Sycamore Creek, Tex-Zen bridge, and a creek-side gazebo. Groups up to four or five including children and a pet can now experience glam camping at "Camp Zen", a cozy campsite under the trees, in the comfort of a 30-foot Holiday Rambler travel trailer and most of the luxuries of home. Bike the back road to Pedernales State Park just 7 miles away. Adult road bike and mountain bike rentals are available if you can't bring your own bike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tex-Zen Dreams

Address: 699 Hillview Cir, Dripping Springs, TX 78620-3375
Region: United States > Texas > Dripping Springs
Price Range: £75 - £107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Masculine room king size bed; feminine room queen size bed; both great.”
 of 5 bubbles 403angelov, 4 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The romantic cottage has two rooms available, one with a king and one with a queen bed. There is also "Zen Camp" which is a travel trailer with a fun, outdoor space with a fire pit and barbecue. This is suitable for families.”
 of 5 bubbles macwilliams2015, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Fitness center was hiking to creek, and our swimming pool was the hot tub!! We like the bountineer room. It has a king size bed and closer to the hot tub.”
 of 5 bubbles swope58, 29 Oct 2013 | Read review
“We did not see inside the other cottage but the Texas room was very nice, and a bit closer to the hot tub. I would stay there again.”
 of 5 bubbles 889jeffs, 15 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Both rooms were very, very nice!”
 of 5 bubbles swaghorn99, 14 Sep 2013 | Read review
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