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The Back Forty Offers 40 Acres of Serenity

Just 1/2 mile from Fredericksburg, The Back Forty of Fredericksburg Ranch creates a superb ambiance for a Hill Country escape. Start every morning with a delicious breakfast in your own room as you bask in the beauty of the ranch's 40 acres, then relax by charming Baron's Creek and watch the cattle as they roam! The afternoons are perfect for a day of fly fishing and boating on the lake, and afterwards you can head out into Fredericksburg itself for an evening of delightful dining and shopping. Sink into pure relaxation at the onsite European Spa where you can enjoy a soothing massage, or watch the sunset from the garden patio to wrap up the day! There's no better place to experience Hill Country than this one-of-a-kind bed and breakfast spa ranch getaway!


Forty acres of natural beauty await you at The Back Forty of Fredericksburg! Explore the beautiful Texas Hill Country area with a relaxing shore along Baron's Creek, or head to the nearby lake for a day of fly-fishing. The rolling acres of lakes and trees make for ideal bird-watching or simply reconnecting with nature.


Book the French Cottage or the optional champagne breakfast and celebrate your love in Texas Hill Country! This tranquil setting is ideal for couples looking to celebrate their life together, no matter the occasion. Enjoy a relaxing hike around the 40 acres of rolling hills, or wander down the banks of Baron's Creek. The popular "Care Package" offers a boat ride, massage and more over any two days.


Take a moment to relax after the excitement of your big day at The Back Forty of Fredericksburg. Hikes through the quiet 40 acres, relaxing massages, and plenty of time to spend together await you. Their cozy accommodations feature warm fireplaces and wonderful views that are sure to set the mood for your romantic honeymoon. Kick off your lives together at this relaxing bed and breakfast retreat.


Want to make your trip to Fredericksburg as healthy as it is enjoyable? Try the Hill Country "Healthy Start Package" from The Back Forty. Massages will help you relax, while hikes through the stunning ranch grounds and heart-healthy meals will help you stay healthy on your getaway to the beautiful Hill Country region of Texas.

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

The accommodation options of The Back Forty Bed and Breakfast Ranch include The Guest House, The Texas Size Suite, The French Cottage, and The Sunday Haus. Each evokes the tranquility of country living, while still providing today's modern comforts. Views of horses, sheep, and cattle grazing amidst the live oak trees can be enjoyed from each lodging option.


With its European spa, you'll leave The Back Forty feeling refreshed and invigorated. Enjoy a therapeutic massage or soothing facial. Stretch your muscles at sunrise yoga or soak in the 'old world' sauna and pool. Ask about the different spa packages and to see the full menu of spa treatments you can enjoy during your stay!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 5 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Fredericksburg
  • Nearby Water Baron's Creek
  • Open Dates All Year

Nearest Airports

  • San Antonio International Airport (SAT) / 58.4 miles
  • Curtis Field (BBD) / 66.3 miles
  • Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) / 73.6 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

  • Swimming Pool
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Bird Watching
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Fireplace
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wineries
  • Meeting Room(s)
Languages Spoken
  • English
457 Bob Moritz Drive Fredericksburg, Texas 78624 United States  
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