If you are planning to celebrate your bachelorette in this Hill Country gem, we have the perfect itinerary for you. Fredericksburg may be small, but it has so much to offer. Whether you're touring wineries, eating a bridal brunch, or having a shopping spree on Main Street, do it all with your gals by your side!
Updated January 2022
A modern and globally inspired guesthouse that sleeps up to 10, you'll love the farmhouse atmosphere with comfy furniture, boho patio swinging chairs and an expansive pool to cool off during the hot Texas months. Or if it's colder out, enjoy the hot tub, paired with a glass of wine you and your gals got earlier at a surrounding winery!
The moment you walk onto the Trueheart Hotel grounds, you can't help but smile. Each room has a unique color scheme, from bright rooms to colorful cottages. Sip on a morning cup of coffee on your own private porch or sit around the fire pit with your gals and plan your eventful day!
At the Winchester Lodge, you'll feel as though you've rented your own boujee ranch. Stay in one of their 16 private suites, each with its own living room and kitchenette. Enjoy your breakfast on the shaded lounging deck, take a dip in the fountain pool, or have a glass of wine by the cozy outdoor fireplace.
Hoffman Haus takes the meaning of bed and breakfast quite literally. Gourmet breakfast is served every morning at 9am to every room with delicious foods such as quiche, egg skillets, French toast, or waffles. Book one of their rustic chic suites or adorable houses that sleep up to seven people, perfect for your bridal slumber party!
Stay in your own private villa at the stunning Barons Creek Vineyard, with enough room for the whole group to stay. This Italian winery will make you feel as though your having your bachelorette in Tuscany. Your wine tasting is just steps away, walk right outside your front door to start your girls day at this beautiful villa.
While you're in the area, you can't miss the pink granite dome in the Enchanted Rock State National Area, just twenty minutes away from downtown Fredericksburg. Get some Vitamin D and go for a hike to see some magical views that will make you appreciate the incredible natural beauty of Texas.
Main Street in downtown Fredericksburg is lined with the cutest boutiques, home goods shops, and markets. Get some matching cowgirl boots from Parts Unknown or take a group Insta photo outside Buddy Love, an adorable all pink clothing shop. To end your shopping day, you must visit Magnolia Pearl, a beautiful bohemian boutique just down the road!
The bride deserves some pampering in her life, and there's no better way to enter full relaxation mode than at a spa. Plan a gals spa day at the Prickly Pear Spa, a beautiful boutique spa that highlights the skin benefits of using prickly pear cactus extract. From massages and wraps to pedicures and facials, the whole group will be walking out with a radiant glow.
Book a hands on cooking class with a chef to guide you through each recipe in making a decadent four course meal. Fischer and Wieser offers cooking classes for up to 24 people with wine included. Gain some new cooking skills and enjoy a phenomenal dinner with your girls afterward!
Have a bridal photoshoot with all of the beautiful flowers at Wildseed Farms. From bluebonnets to poppies, the floral backdrops are endless. After your Instagrammable squad pics, grab a bite to eat at the Brewbonnet Biergarten where the homemade peach ice cream is a must.
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Emma + Ollie is perfect for a Saturday bridal brunch with the gals. All of their food is homemade and their pastries are undeniably the best in town. With breakfast served all day, you can't go wrong with the croissant breakfast sandwich or French toast bread pudding!
Otto's bistro is one of the best spots to try some authentic German food for either brunch or dinner. With seasonal menus, there is always something new to try, but the duck schnitzel is a delicious Otto's staple that you must try!
Not only is Hill & Vine a gorgeous wine bar, but they're food is top notch. With an expansive menu and a large patio, this is the perfect spot for the whole group to lounge with some appetizers and sip on a glass of wine or a local brew.
For a nice dinner on the town, Vaudeville is the place to be. Their bistro serves some of the finest food in town, and the Victorian vibe gives it that sweet Southern charm. If you need to kill some time while waiting for your table, pop over to their boutique or art gallery next door!
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As soon as you step foot in La Bergerie you'll feel as though stumbled upon a French market in Paris. This quaint market doubles as a wine bar, so sip a glass of rosé or take one of their fun wine bottles to go. If you're feeling snacky, share one of their cheese boards, salads, or flatbreads.
Known for their craft cocktails and lobster, The Stable is a cozy rustic chic bar in downtown Fredericksburg. From their full food menu, the lobster rolls or lobster mac n cheese are two of their bestsellers. Try an espresso martini or a hill country paloma from their extensive cocktail list.
If you're craving a late night snack, Chase's Place has got you covered. Split an oyster plate or their shrimp & grits with your girls and sip on one of their various cocktails and local wines from several popular hill country wineries.
This revamped historical building houses a local favorite, 78624 The Bar. Picture a piano bar with antiques and beautiful art on the walls depicting Fredericksburg's rich history. Munch on a charcuterie board or the truffle mushroom pizza and enjoy the live music performance.
Start your wine tasting in the private tasting room then wind around to the outdoor seating in the French gardens. After taking group pictures in front of the famous Wine Barn, head over to Joanna's Market, the farmhouse style boutique on the property.
The stunning two story open concept tasting room lets the Texas light shine right in. Sit out on the balcony with a glass of wine in hand and take in the panoramic views as you watch the sunset over the hills.
Take a mental trip to Tuscany at this Italian chateau with a spacious patio that's perfect for sharing a bottle of your favorite wine with your gals. Go for a ride in the wine tram to tour the rest of the gorgeous estate.
Add some bubbles to the mix with a sparkling wine tasting paired with small bites for a nice afternoon snack. Sit out on the sleek and contemporary patio and enjoy the company of your girlfriends.
For information on the other fabulous wineries, check out our article on the Best Wineries in Fredericksburg HERE!