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Relax-Zen Guest House - Group/Vacation Home

Formerly our full-time Hillview Guest House, the Relax-Zen Guest House is now available for nightly accommodations. The newly refurbished and fully furnished 1350 sq.ft., 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, special edition and custom manufactured home accommodates up to six or seven guests, including children. The home features a hill country landscape, open kitchen-dining-living floorplan, central air & heat, ceiling fans, plenty of storage cabinetry, spacious bedrooms, natural lighting, and laundry room. The kitchen boasts a gas range oven, large refrig/freezer with icemaker, dishwasher, and countertop microwave, blender, coffee maker, and comes fully stocked with dishware, cookware and utensils. The master suite is complete with a large walk-in closet, king size dual adjustable power bed, a large relaxing chair as well as a cozy bistro seating area. The en-suite bathroom features double sinks, shower stall, and a large corner soaking tub. Both bathroooms are fully stocked with towels, linens and soaps. The middle bedroom features a full size bed and warm, cozy decor. The end bedroom features a queen bed, bay window, dvd/tv, and bright and colorful decor. The living area features a leather reclining/rocker, dual comfy living room chairs, and a large comfy sofa for seating while watching DVD movies or satelite programming on the amazing 55" 4K HDTV. The dining room table features built-in extensions for seating six and there is seating for two or three at the kitchen bar. Outside front and back you will find a lovely treed yard area suitable for entertaining. 2 car parking available in both front and rear. The house is nestled just 100 ft from the main residence on a gently sloping 10+ acre hillside overlooking Sycamore Creek, a creekside gazebo and a unique arched foot bridge. Located minutes away from multiple event venues, winery, olive orchard, and State Park! Come for a relax-zen weekend getaway or vacation now! See virtual tour.

The on-site B & B innkeepers and Guest House proprietors, Loretta and Jeff live in the residence on the property, are dedicated to hospitality, and are enthusiastically available for help with their guest's hill country experience or event planning.

The Relax-Zen Guest House features a comprehensive list of amenities.

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Guest House Amenities
  • 3 bedrooms featuring dual adjustable power King bed, Queen and Full bed
  • Living room with large sofa, leather recliner, and two side chairs
  • Dining area with table and seating for six
  • Kitchen bar seating for three
  • Two full baths w/ showers & tubs & extra towels
  • Large refrigerator/freezer w/ icemaker
  • Coffee maker / blender / microwave
  • Gas range/oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & utensils
  • 55" 4K UltraHD TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Two DVD/CD players & movie selection
  • Central air / heat
  • Ceiling fans
  • Laundry room - washer / dryer
  • Garden/patio furniture
  • Barbeque grill
On Site Amenities

Availability - Booking Calendar

Keepsake Wine Glass

Satin-etch imprint (pictured: black imprint)
Purchase two for $15 + tax - Get a complementary bottle of wine.

Relax-Zen Guest House photos by Jeff Hankins

Relax-Zen Guest House photos by Jeff Hankins
Relax-Zen Guest House photos by Jeff Hankins
Tex-Zen Dreams Creekside Gazebo photo by Jeff Hankins
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The endeavor at Tex-Zen Dreams Relax-Zen Guest House is to provide an oasis of peace and tranquility from the everyday world; consequently we provide no land-line telephones and no wi-fi service. The Guest House accommodates a maximum of seven, and to preserve the high quality of the indoor environment, no smoking and no pets are allowed. It's your choice to mingle with the innkeepers at the main residence, pool, creek-side gazebo, and/or enjoy your privacy at the Guest House.


By road, Tex-Zen Dreams is centrally located 24 miles north of Wimberley, 18 miles east of Johnson City, about 25 miles south of Lake Travis, and about 29 miles west of downtown Austin. Tex-Zen Dreams is 9 miles northwest of central Dripping Springs and only 7 miles east of Pedernales Falls State Park. Visible from the property, the site of the annual Austin Muddy Buddy Ride and Run as well as the Mellow Johnny's Classic mountain bike race at Flat Creek Crossing is a short 5 mile, 10 minute ride away.

Be sure to check our map page for location and directions. PLEASE don't depend on your GPSr or vehicle navigation system to lead you here unless you are sure your maps are updated. OLDER MAPS WILL LEAD YOU IN THE WRONG DIRECTION AFTER YOU GET WITHIN 2 MILES OF HERE.

Area Things To Do and Nearby Destinations

Come enjoy the peaceful serenity of a romantic Hill Country weekend retreat with the one you love. Tour one of the nearby wineries, micro breweries, or the Texas Hill Country Olive Company ; shop for art or antiques in Wimberley; hike Pedernales Falls, Hamilton pool, or Westcave Preserve; bike the country back roads; relax listening to the sounds of falling water with a picnic at our creek-side gazebo; soak in the hydrotherapy spa in the winter, cool off in the salt-water swimming pool in the summer, or nap in the comfy hammock just outside your door.

    Approximate travel time without traffic to nearby destinations...

    Vista West Ranch wedding event center - 7 minutes
    Heritage House wedding event center - 7 minutes
    Texas Hill Country Olive Company - 7 minutes
    Bell Springs winery - 9 minutes
    Hawk's Shadow winery - 10 minutes
    The Barn event center - 10 minutes
    Pedernales Falls State Park - 13 minutes
    Service Dogs, Inc. - 13 minutes
    Hamilton 12 weddings & events - 17 minutes
    The Terrace Club - 18 minutes
    Dripping Springs Ranch Park - 18 minutes
    Reimer's Ranch Park - 21 minutes
    Memory Lane Event Center - 21 minutes
    Hamilton Pool Nature Park- 22 minutes
    The Salt Lick - 24 minutes
    Westcave Preserve - 25 minutes

Guestbook Comments - Read what our guests say about Tex-Zen Dreams.

Ranch Description - Read a detailed "sights-and-sounds" description of the 10+ acre ranchette on our "Ranch Tour" page. See the photo slide show of the property on our Home Page, and see more property photos at our Slide Show page.

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Rates and Policies

  • Relax-Zen Guest House Rates

    1-Bedroom Occupancy
    (Up to 2 people)

    2-Bedroom Occupancy
    (Up to 4 people)

    3-Bedroom Occupancy
    (Up to 6 people)

    Weekday (Mon-Thurs)




    Weekend* (Fri-Sat, holiday)




    2nd Night Discount








    *Two-night minimum on weekends. One-night weekend (Fri or Sat) & holiday bookings are made after Friday Noon or within 24 hrs of the holiday if the house is still available. Rates include a cleaning charge per bedroom. Maximum occupancy: 7
    Call Jeff: (512) 461-0492, e-mail, or check availability here...Booking Calendar.
    Add 6% hotel tax.

  • Deposit: Payment of first night rate will hold reservations more than two weeks in advance. Please confirm your availability dates by phone or e-mail before paying first night deposit.

  • ''Pay Before You Stay'' Policy: Full payment must be made either by check or credit card (Paypal) prior to arrival, or credit card or cash upon arrival. Full payment for holidays and holiday weekends must be received two weeks before check-in date and full payment must be made on reservations made within two weeks of check-in date. Checks must clear the bank before arrival. We cannot accept checks on site after arrival.

    Click PAYPAL logo for payment.

  • Cancellation: 24 hour grace period after making reservation - full refund on cancellations within 24 hours. Refund of 80% on cancellations 14 days or more in advance of arrival date. No refund on cancellations less than 14 days before arrival date unless room is rebooked to another party for the same dates, in which case 80% refund. Rescheduling/rebooking for alternate dates may be available with additional rescheduling/rebooking charges. All cancellations must be by personal conversation - not e-mail or voice mail.

  • House Rules

    • Check in at residence - 4pm-7pm
    • Check out - before 11:00am
    • Late Check in - 7:00pm-10:00pm by pre-approval
    • $20 per hour early check-in, late check-out, and check-in after 10pm
    • Maximum occupancy: Seven guests
    • No extra guests or visitors allowed in house - No Exceptions!
    • Please leave your shoes at the door.
    • NO-SMOKING in house.
    • Pets cannot be accommodated no matter how well-trained
    • Water conservation is mandatory, as the filtered and sanitized water supply is provided solely by rainwater collection.
    • Other property rules apply - Please read the Tex-Zen Ranch Safety, Rules, and Terms of Visitation.
    • This is a private gated ranch residence. We welcome guests and visitors by RESERVATION and APPOINTMENT ONLY. Gate code will be provided upon your arrival.

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Reservations - All confirmed bookings must be made by phone call to one of the phone numbers below. We do not use a third party reservation service. Please call, email, or use our Contact Us form for more information.

Tex-Zen Dreams
699 Hillview Circle
Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Jeff: (512) 461-0492
E-mail: info@texzendreams.com

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