Welcome to Fredericksburg, a city that pretends to be German in the Lone Star State of Texas! This lovely tiny town will impress you with its charming German heritage, historical buildings, local breweries, and beautiful vineyards of the hill country!
Fredericksburg is located in Gillespie County and has a totally different vibe compared to other cities in the state that offers amazing landscapes and picturesque streets. That being said, it is one of the best places for a romantic getaway, relaxing weekend, and enjoying nature. Believe me, at the end of this holiday you will feel recharged!
In this blog post on where to stay in Fredericksburg, TX, I will talk about the best hotels from luxury to budget as well as unique vacation rentals in descending price order for you to have an unforgettable holiday. I have gone through all the top hotels in the city and picked the best ones for you.
I am sure you wouldn’t wanna miss your favorite hotel and would love to catch better deals. If so, make sure to make your reservation in advance, so you don’t have to worry about it anymore when your trip is coming!
If you are ready, let’s start our hotel hunt in Fredericksburg, TX!
If you are in a hurry
Here are the best places to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas from luxury to budget. They all have fabulous reviews and great locations!
Best luxury hotel
Historic Train Car
An Airbnb with amazing reviews
City on a Hill
Best value for money
Walnut Canyon Cabins
Best affordable accommodation in the center
Here is a map of the best places to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas that I will be talking about in this blog post so you can easily visualize their locations:
Luxury (US$260 and up)
Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek – This hotel is the best place to stay in Fredericksburg downtown for luxury travelers. Blacksmith Quarters features luxurious rooms with king-size beds, an outdoor pool, a very good continental breakfast, and free parking. Relax and enjoy a glass of wine in the charming outdoor while watching the beautiful scenery of the Texas hill country.
Wine Country Cottages – Wine Country Cottages is a perfect place to stay in Fredericksburg for those who want to have a relaxing holiday surrounded by the beautiful vineyard. Each cozy cottage has a beautifully decorated room, a hot tub, a fully equipped kitchen, a private outdoor space, and free wifi. What’s more, the town center with its great breweries and restaurants are within walking distance!
Wine’D Up – This pet-friendly home features a 6 bedroom house with queen beds, a fully furnished kitchen, free wifi, and a beautiful patio. After a tiring day, you can chill in the large living room and have a movie night or use an outdoor fire pit and enjoy nature. The town center is just a short drive and you can easily access the vineyards of Fredericksburg. If you’re looking for more homely stays like this, check out our post on the best Airbnbs in Fredericksburg.
Full Moon Inn – Fool Moon Inn is a perfect place to stay in Fredericksburg Texas for a romantic getaway by the beautiful South Grape Creek. You will love the cozy rooms with a luxurious bathtub and a fireplace. In the morning you can enjoy a gourmet breakfast and at night have drinks in the on-site bar. If you feel like going out there are live music venues nearby and downtown Fredericksburg is just 10 miles (15 km).
A Barn At The Quarry – This charming B&B is set in beautiful nature just 10 miles (15 km) to the town center. There is a spa, outdoor fireplace, a hot tub, a nice garden area, and free parking. The spacious rooms have a flat-screen tv, a fully equipped kitchen, and a terrace with a stunning view. With a short walk to the main street, you will have access to the great outdoors and hiking trails. How perfect is that?
Mid Range (US$190 – US$250)
City on a Hill – Located 10 miles (15 km) away from the town center of Fredericksburg, this hotel offers cabins with a hot tub, fireplace, coffee machine, and free wifi. You can chill on your private terrace and enjoy gorgeous landscapes. It is also a perfect spot for outdoor activities such as cycling and hiking.
Hampton Inn & Suites Fredericksburg – Centrally located on the town center’s main road, this hotel boasts a large outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, a hot tub, free parking, and spacious rooms. You can chill by the frog pond or fireplace and enjoy a good breakfast in the morning. The downtown attractions are within walking distance and you will find many restaurants and bars on the main street so Hampton Inn is perfect for anyone who never wants to be far from the action!.
Vineyard Trail Cottages – These Adults only cottages are located 10 miles (15 km) away from the town center amongst the charming vineyards in the hill country. You will love the private cottages that have a fully equipped kitchen, a flat-screen tv, and a private terrace with a swing chair. Imagine waking up to lush green gardens and having a walk along the vineyards. It will be a perfect getaway!
Contigo Ranch – Contigo Ranch is located 15 miles (25 km) north of the town center in a beautiful ranch surrounded by trees. All of the cabins have modernly decorated rooms, free wifi, and a private terrace. There is a cool outdoor area where you can chill and enjoy the beautiful scenery or make a BBQ for the real Texas experience!
Peach Tree Inn & Suites – Set on the main street of downtown Fredericksburg, this hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a nice garden area, and free parking. I love the beautifully decorated hotel rooms that have a homey atmosphere. Museums and restaurants are within walking distance and with a short drive, you can reach Fredericksburg wineries.
Budget (up to US$150)
Rarumpelpunzeldornaschenwittchen – I dare you to try and pronounce this one’s name! The Rarumpelpunzeldornaschenwittchen is one of the best places to stay in Fredericksburg if you are traveling on a budget. It is located near the famous vineyards and just 8 miles (12 km) from the town center. Rarumpelpunzeldornaschenwittche features beautifully decorated rooms with free wifi and a private terrace and in the morning a delicious german style breakfast is waiting for you.
Walnut Canyon Cabins – Walnut Canyon Cabins features a very good breakfast, free parking, and a hot tub. You will love the wooden cabins that have a fully equipped kitchen, a flat-screen tv, and a comfortable bed. You can have a glass of wine on your private terrace and watch the beautiful forest view. The town center is 15 miles (25 km) away and Fredericksburg vineyards of the hill country are just a short drive from the cabins.
Fredericksburg Inn and Suites – Fredericksburg Inn and Suites has a charming outdoor swimming pool overlooking the vineyards, a hot tub, fireplace, and free parking. All of the hotel rooms have modern amenities and in the morning you can enjoy a good breakfast. If I were you I would be spending all my time by the comfortable sunbeds by the pool and watching the amazing scenery. Thanks to its great location in Downtown Fredericksburg all of the main attractions and restaurants are within walking distance.
Breezy Hills Cottages – This lovely place features a good breakfast, an outdoor hot tub, a nice garden area, comfortable rooms, and free parking. You can make bbq in the garden area and have dinner with a beautiful view. I love the beautiful surroundings where you can simply enjoy a walk in nature and the outdoor hot tub is so relaxing. Downtown Fredericksburg is just a 10 minutes drive and famous vineyards are just a short drive.
La Quinta by Wyndham – offers a large swimming pool, a fabulous breakfast, free parking, and wifi. All of the hotel rooms have coffee machines, a flat-screen tv, and modern amenities. You won’t want to leave the outdoor jacuzzi overlooking the lush green gardens. It also has a great location near Downtown Fredericksburg and has easy access to museums and restaurants.
|👑 Luxury price:||$300|
|🏨 Mid Range:||$200|
|💰 Accommodation prices:||High|
|🛎️ Best luxury hotel:||Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek|
|🧳 Best mid-range hotel:||City on a Hill|
|👛 Best budget hotel:||Walnut Canyon Cabins|
BONUS: Unique places to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas
I have already talked about the best hotels to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas but for those who want to have a unique stay experience in the Texas hill country, I have picked the 5 coolest vacation rentals that will make your holiday extra special. Here we go!
1. Historic Train Car – Have you ever stayed in a train cabin? This is one of the most unique places to stay in Fredericksburg that literally offers accommodation inside a historic train! You will love the decoration of the rooms and everything you need from a private bathroom to a comfortable bed and a flat tv is included in the room. It is also just a mile away from Downtown Fredericksburg.
2. 1800’s Updated Ranch House – For those who want to stay in a real ranch, this house dates back to the 1800s and offers modern renovated rooms with great amenities, a game room with a billiard table, a private terrace overlooking the beautiful gardens, and free wifi. I am sure you will enjoy every moment of your stay in this unique house!
3. Historic Ranch-a-Rita – Set in a vineyard, this house has an epic swimming pool that you will get all to yourself. The rooms are beautifully decorated and there is a fully furnished kitchen and a chic bathtub. Enjoy your time in the private garden with pool and vineyard views or go for a walk on the hiking trails just around the corner. When you want a night out, you can also reach Downtown Fredericksburg with a short drive.
4. Ava Haus Dairy Barn – If you are looking for a peaceful place to stay in Fredericksburg in amazing nature this house is just for you! You will love the large garden area surrounded by beautiful trees and all of the rooms have charming decoration and great amenities. I don’t think you will want to leave this house but if you feel like going out, Downtown Fredericksburg is just 2 miles (3 km) away.
5. Live Oak Treehouse – This Airbnb offers a unique stay experience in a treehouse! Imagine waking up in a tree and seeing spectacular views from your terrace. All of the rooms have cool decorations and there is a fully equipped kitchen. If I were you I would spend all my time on the hammock on the terrace watching the amazing scenery! If you’re looking for more like this, there are actually a ton of treehouses in texas!
Frequently asked questions about Fredericksburg, Texas
🍸 What is there to do in Fredericksburg Texas at night?
On the main street of downtown Fredericksburg, you will find a great selection of restaurants, bars, and some clubs.
🐶 What are the best pet-friendly hotels in Fredericksburg, Texas?
Wine’D Up and City on a Hill are the best pet-friendly hotels to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas. They both have great outdoor areas for your fur friends to be free in nature.
💦 What are the best hotels in Fredericksburg, Texas with a pool?
Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek and Hampton Inn & Suites Fredericksburg are the best hotels in Fredericksburg, Texas that have a nice outdoor swimming pool.
👨👩👧👦 Which hotels in Fredericksburg, Texas are good for families?
Wine’D Up and Hampton Inn & Suites Fredericksburg are some of the best hotels to stay in Fredericksburg, Texas that have spacious family-friendly rooms and great outdoor areas.
🛎️ What are the best places to stay in Downtown Fredericksburg?
Peach Tree Inn & Suites and Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek are the best places to stay on the main street of downtown Fredericksburg that have easy access to the main attractions, restaurants, and the nightlife.
Sadly, this is the part I am saying goodbye to you. I have no doubt that you will have a great time in this lovely German heritage town, Fredericksburg.
I hope this blog post helped you to find your dream hotel and you have already booked your place. If not, be quick and make sure to make a reservation in advance as these places are selling too fast. Many of the places have free cancelation so don’t worry there will be no extra cost to you!
I know I have given you tons of options but if you want me to sum up and share my absolute 2 favorite hotels in Fredericksburg, Texas that have amazing reviews and convenient locations here you go:
- Blacksmith Quarters on Barons Creek – The best hotel to stay in Downtown Fredericksburg that has spacious rooms and a swimming pool
- City on a Hill – A great place to stay in Fredericksburg surrounded by vineyards and has comfortable rooms
If you have any other suggestions or questions about the places to stay in Fredericksburg, don’t be shy and leave a comment below. I will be more than happy to leave a reply!
Enjoy your time in Fredericksburg,