Romantic and Unique Tree House Rental on a Private Ranch in Central Texas

Tree house in Waelder, TX

2 guests • 1 bed

11 reviews

This unique tree house is just 55 miles from the vibrant city of Austin, Texas, and gives glampers a true sense of getting away from it all, and it is perfect for a romantic vacation with that special someone. Set on a ranch, guests can look forward to being in and among nature, with cows and pigs in the fields, as well as an array of wildflowers and copses of trees on site.

The rental accommodates two guests, featuring a double bed. Additionally, there is a modern, private bathroom with a walk-in shower in this charming tree house. The hosts have also provided coffee and tea making facilities, and with a porch area where guests can truly relax, glampers can enjoy a morning coffee while admiring the wonderful views surrounding them.

Guests will also have full access to the outdoor swimming pool, perfect for a hot Texan summer day, and they can also make the most of the communal porch filled with patio furniture. There are also ponds and animals to see on the glamping site, as well as 40 private acres to explore.

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Features and services


  • 1 Double bed

Most popular features

  • Breakfast included

  • Private Outdoor pool

  • Hiking

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Air conditioning

  • Wildlife watching

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Parking

  • Fire pit

  • Deck/Patio

  • Feeding animals

  • Early check-in

  • Late check-out

  • Supermarket

  • Shower

  • Massage services

  • Airport

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Where you will stay

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Waelder, Texas

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Scenic views
This glamping site is set in stunning countryside, about 55 miles outside of downtown Austin, Texas. Guests can take a wonderful stroll around the site, where they can go wildlife watching, or they can ride around in the green machine, the quietest of golf carts that allow guests to tour the ranch in a more exciting way. The cities of Smithville, Bastrop, and La Grange are each approximately a 30-minute drive from the property, and guests will find an array of fantastic restaurants, shops, and bars. Austin is less than an hour from the site for those who fancy a big city trip, filled with incredible attractions and recreational activities to experience.

The nearest airport, Austin–Bergstrom International Airport, is roughly 45 miles from the rental.
Activities near Waelder
  • Swimming

  • Hiking

  • Biking

  • surf-board

    Stand-up paddleboarding

  • Fishing

  • Wildlife watching

  • Feeding animals

There are lots of activities for guests to entertain themselves with while glamping at this property. The cities of Smithville and Bastrop are both less than 30 minutes drive from the rental. In Smithville, guests can check out The Buescher State Park, a fun place to go climbing, exploring, picnicking, and hiking. Smithville is also home to The Hope Floats and The Tree of Life, as well as The Rocky Hill Ranch. In Bastrop, there is a wonderful historic downtown with lots of lovely cafes and shops and in addition, the new outdoor marketplace.

San Marcos is less than one hour's drive from the glamping site. The San Marcos Premium Outlets is a great place for those shopaholics, with great bargains and stores to discover. San Marcos River and Wonder World Park are beautiful places to relax for those just looking to unwind. For thrill-seekers, there are opportunities for river rafting, stand up paddleboarding, and kayaking, as well as bowling and zip-lining.
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Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
    Early check-in available

  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
    Late check-out available

House rules

  • No pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

Cancellation policy


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Additional info

There is a minimum security deposit of $150.00 for standard agreements and $500.00 for special event agreements.

The non-refundable cleaning fee is $35.00 per bedroom used during your stay.

The host is happy to accommodate early or late arrivals and departures.

Regarding pets, the following liability disclaimer applies: The hosts love animals (including their own!) but pets are not allowed in the house or in the tree house. There are no exceptions to this rule. Animals are, however, allowed outside on the porches of the accommodations and around the pool (though pets are not allowed to swim), riding around on the golf carts, or just walking around the property.
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