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4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 300 Animals And 3 Stocked Ponds~

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4 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Balcony

Overview of 4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 300 Animals And 3 Stocked Ponds~

4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 300 Animals And 3 Stocked Ponds~

4.9/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Waelder, TX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPalmetto State Park29 min drive
  • Popular LocationLonger Park32 min drive
  • Popular LocationHuber Lake40 min drive

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About this area

Waelder

Located in Waelder, this lodge is in a rural area. Local points of interest include Huber Lake and Gonzales Memorial Museum. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Palmetto State Park - 29 min drive
  • Gonzales Memorial Museum - 29 min drive
  • Longer Park - 32 min drive
  • Central Texas Oil Patch Museum - 32 min drive
  • Huber Lake - 40 min drive

About this property

4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 300 Animals And 3 Stocked Ponds~

Family-friendly lodge in Waelder with outdoor pool
4D Guest Ranch is located on 400 acres of rolling, wooded hills with adventure around every corner. It has 300 exotic animals for our guests to view and photograph! Zebra, Gemsbok, several deer species, antelope, Gazelle, elk, wildebeest, Llamas, sheep, horses and more! There are 3 stocked ponds that have catfish, blue gill, big mouth, and white bass. This isn't any ordinary vacation/retreat!

When you stay at the main lodge you have access to all of the natural beauty and wildlife with luxurious additions, such as a beautiful swimming pool with a relaxing waterfall feature ( no spa), a rock patio area with a fire pit.
The main lodge has a large great room with luxurious leather furniture. There is a built in bar for entertaining the guests. There is a breakfast table and a formal dining table with additional seating at the countertop bar. A beautiful well-equipped kitchen has everything you need to prepare and serve meals during your stay. There is a game room featuring a full size pool table and a rock gas fireplace. To the left of the living room is the entrance to the king size suite with an en suite bath. To the right of the living room there is a queen bedroom with en suite bath. The laundry room is across the hall. The staircase to the loft provides access to 2 queen guest rooms with en suite baths access to the observation deck and a sitting area with a set of full bunks. up stairs with a loft offering a full size bunk bed and lounging area.
The entire house is surrounded by wrap around deck. There is a propane grill. The swimming pool has a safety fence surrounding it with a patio set to enjoy the view.

Guest bring all needed food, beverages and ice.
* 6 seater mule @ $220 for a 2 night stay, $100 for each additional day.
* Hummer H2 @ $220 for 2 nights and $100 per day
*Hay ride @ $125 per hour, $50 each additional hour.
* Clay shooting
* Gun rental options we have a 50 CAL, AR .223, shotguns, .22, AR.308, Russian 12 ga.
*bring your own guns and ammo for $100 range fee
Air-conditioned accommodations at this lodge offer private pools and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Internet access

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Outdoor pool

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (limited)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Firepit
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility

More

  • Books
  • Games
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • 5 bathrooms
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Blender
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Refrigerator
  • Spices
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

Outdoor space

  • Balcony
  • Private porch

More

  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Private pool

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking

Pets

Pets allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Parties and events are allowed on site
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Waelder
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Lodge
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Lodge
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Waelder
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Lodge
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds Waelder
4d Guest Ranch hill Country 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds
4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds~
4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds~
4d Guest Ranch ~hill Country With 600 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds~
4d Guest Ranch ~Hill Country With 300 Animals 3 Stocked Ponds~

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.9

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 60 out of 67 reviews
5 - Excellent 90%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 67 reviews
4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 67 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 67 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 67 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5/5 Excellent

Guest House
We had an amazing time. Ronnie was great making sure we had everything we needed. The place is absolutely beautiful. We had the whole house and the pool. We wish we could live there year round. Thank you for the gift basket it was super sweet.

5/5 Excellent

Vacay friends for 30 years..
We are a group of 55 to 63 year olds that have been vacationing together for 30 years. This place was just wonderful for us. A group of nine, everyone had a bed and some privacy. The kitchen was extremely large and we could all cook and talk without bumming into each other. We loved riding around on the UTV and seeing all the animals and God’s handy work of nature. The only regret is that we wish we would have stayed one more day. So much to do and we ran out of time. The property was as advertised (and even better)! Will definitely go back!

5/5 Excellent

Perfect family getaway
This was absolutely the perfect family spot to get away for the weekend. House has a ton of charm and plenty of space. Ronnie the ranch hand was very kind and helped us while we shot some clays. Highly recommend and plan on coming back!

5/5 Excellent

Good getaway
Came here to escape the fireworks in the city, and enjoyed some nice family time. Loved seeing the different animals and my kiddo enjoyed napping while we rode around the property. Will be coming back (for a third time)!

5/5 Excellent

2nd Thanksgiving - Great time again!
Stayed here for Thanksgiving 2019 and decided to come back again in 2020 as we had such a great time. The property was amazing again! One new thing this year was the addition of portable AC units upstairs. This was greatly appreciated and we used them! Texas Thanksgiving can be quite warm. Carinn, once again, was a great help with any of our requests. Looking forward to our next stay at the 4D Ranch.