Texas Ranch Life

Northwest Houston Hotel
Texas Ranch Life #2 of 8 things to do in Chappell Hill #2 of 8 things to do in Chappell Hill
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10848 Cactus Lane Chappell Hill, TX 77426
(979) 865-3649

Why we like it

  • This place goes all in on theme—like going back in time to a real ranch
  • Plenty of activities for everyone, from shooting and riding to painting and storytelling
  • Staff show real enthusiasm and kindness—guests leave as friends
  • History buffs will love the attention to detail in the lovingly restored homes on site
  • Nature is the real star on this ranch, with lakes, wildflowers, and pristine blue skies everywhere you turn

What you need to know

  • Homes accommodate between 1 and 3 families apiece
  • Whether you've never ridden a horse or you live in the saddle, there is a fun, challenging equestrian option for you
  • Sustainable husbandry programs include wild turkey incubation and rain water conservation
  • Real Texas longhorns roam and graze freely
  • The illusion of rustic anachronism doesn't go too far for comfort: air conditioning and indoor plumbing are still standard

Popular Houston Features

COVID-19 Protocols Free Breakfast Free Parking Pet Friendly On-site Bar On-site Restaurant Swimming Pool Free WiFi Airport Shuttle Family Friendly


Nestled among the pecan bottoms and bluebonnets of Texas's open range, you'll find this tribute to the Lone Star State's storied past. Far from the distractions of the modern world, you'll have everything you need to live the good life.

  • Distance to George Bush Intercontinental Airport: 76 miles
  • Within walking distance: All-inclusive ranch resort facilities and a whole lot of blue skies and empty space
  • Transportation: You'll need a car to reach the ranch, but you won't need it during your stay

Property Amenities

Food and drink

  • Stove

In-Room Amenities

Food and drink

  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator


Texas Ranch Life

23 Reviews #2 of 8 things to do in Chappell Hill

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Recent Reviews

Kim W wrote a review on August 26, 2020
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Fifth Annual Fishing Trip

Once again, my best friend and I spent a long weekend fishing in July. It was our fifth time to visit Texas Ranch Life. We stayed at the Lake House and enjoyed the solitude that it provides. We...
Kim W wrote a review on August 15, 2019
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Fourth annual fishing trip

My best friend and i had our fourth annual fishing trip at Texas Ranch Life this July. This time we stayed at the Lake House that is peaceful and secluded. The fishing lake is directly behind the...
R H wrote a review on June 27, 2018
Trip Type: Family

Amazing dude ranch experience!

I brought my twin 15 yr old daughters and their friends here. The ranch is amazing and had so much to offer for horse loving teenagers (and a mother). John, Taunia, and Craig were so friendly and...


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