Posts Tagged ‘spring break’

Nostalgic Attractions for Your Spring Vacation

Posted on: February 29th, 2016 by admin No Comments

Dreaming of the good ol’ days, when life was lived at a slower pace and everyone seemed to be friendlier? Modern technology and innovations are truly sensational, but sometimes it’s nice to take a step back and remember the simplicity of previous decades. Indulge in some of your favorite pastimes in New Braunfels this spring, and stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort.

carsStars and Stripes Drive-In Theatre

Remember when you could park your Cadillac in front of a movie screen and eat popcorn on the hood of your car? Drive-in movie theaters may not be as prevalent as they used to be, but nostalgia has preserved a few over the years.

Stars and Stripes Drive-In Theatre screens the latest movie releases in a double-feature style. Munch on your favorite diner menu items like burgers and fries, box dinners, pizza, sandwiches and popcorn. You can even stop into the 50s Café and grab a bite to eat. Come out to see Zootopia, Kung Fu Panda 3, Batman Vs. Superman, Zoolander 2 and more this spring. Head over to the drive-in’s website for movie ratings, menus and pricing.

New Braunfels Railroad Muserailroadum

If you’re a train enthusiast or even a model train collector, you don’t want to miss the New Braunfels Railroad Museum. The Museum features artifacts and photographs that retell the history of the railroad, from invention to modern day. Exhibits include authentic locomotives, dining cars, cabooses and more, which you can actually step inside and tour. Grab a bite to eat in the dining car, and experience the magic of riding a vintage train!

Spend Spring With Us

Take a break for the new season at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort. Relax in one of our cozy cottages or spacious RV sites, and enjoy a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your spring vacation.

 

 

Splash at Schlitterbahn for Spring Break

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by admin No Comments

It’s almost time for Spring Break, which means it’s totally okay to check out a bit and schedule your March getaway. Good news; Schlitterbahn opens its Blastenhoff section in March, so you’re right on time! Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and rejuvenate for the new season.

water coasterSchlitterbahn Water Park is celebrating Spring Break March 12 – 20, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day. You don’t have to travel to the coast to find the beach; Schlitterbahn brings it right to you! Blastenhoff is the most popular area of the main park, so you don’t want to miss it!

In the Blastenhoff section, you’ll find the award-winning Master Blaster, a thrilling uphill —yes uphill —water roller coaster that will cool you off and get your heart pumping. Are you daring enough to plummet down the Black Knight? This enclosed tube ride leaves you in the dark, never knowing which way you’ll turn next. Then take it easy at Blastenhoff Beach and enjoy the giant wave pool. Bring the kiddos to Han’s Hideout, which features five stories of soaking-wet fun.

Book your stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort and enjoy easy access to this world-renowned water park. Our park is a great alternative to staying in a hotel, so you can spend your money on making memories instead 

Celebrate Spring with Us

Spend Spring Break at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and rejuvenate for the new season. Take the break you deserve in one of our cozy cottages or spacious RV sites as a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your vacation.

 

Fill Your Spring Break with Adventure

Posted on: February 27th, 2015 by admin No Comments

March is coming soon, which means spring break is too! If you’re looking for ideas to fill up your calendar, and a destination to fill your need for adventure, New Braunfels is the place for you. With plenty to do and see, and beautiful weather and scenery to top it off, your spring vacation in New Braunfels is sure to be the restart you need. Make it perfect by staying at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort, and saving money by skipping a hotel.

wineWine and Dine

Stop by the Dry Comal Creek Vineyards and Winery for Texas-style wines. If you’re a wine expert, or even just an enthusiast, stop by their Tasting Room. It is open seven days a week from noon to 5 p.m. Tasting fees start at just $10 per person. You can also tour the winery to see the winemaking process. You’ll notice how much hard labor and love goes into Dry Comal Creek wines. Tours are held at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. and tickets are just $3 when added to a full tasting. So grab your friends and toast to spring break!

Then, dine at some delicious local restaurants. From delicious Hill Country barbeque at Cooper’s, to fresh seafood at McAdoo’s and hot sliders at Mozie’s, you’ll find something for the whole group.

Splash and Savesplash

Cool down with refreshing chills and thrills at Schlitterbahn Water Park. From a gentle float on the Kristal River to a heart-pounding ride on the Black Knight, Schlitterbahn has rides for every adventure level.

If you want to spend time in the great outdoors, rent a tube and float the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers. Bring refreshments to stay hydrated and be sure to have a blast! Then come home to Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort to save money on your stay in New Braunfels.

Relax and Refresh at Hill Country

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is the perfect destination for Spring Break 2015. Our beautiful cottages and RV sites are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

 

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Austin, Texas, Bryan Kastleman, President.

 

Book Now For Spring Break

Posted on: February 1st, 2015 by admin No Comments

If you’ve got the midwinter blues, just remind yourself that Spring Break is right around the corner. Start planning now for the vacation of the season. Stay at Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort in New Braunfels for easy access to live music, tubing and waterpark fun.

Live Music

New Braunfels is a hotspot for live music with performances every week at the historic Gruene Hall. Come out on March 17, 2015 for the Two Tons of Steel Spring Break Show. Two Tons of Steel offers audiences a unique blend of Texas Country and punk music. You won’t be able to keep from dancing. The show starts at 8:30 p.m., but come early for swing dance lessons at 6 p.m. – only $8 a person.

tubingTubing

It’s not Spring Break without floating the river. The Comal and Guadalupe Rivers bring in thousands of visitors each year. Check out tube rental shops like Texas Tubes, situated on the peaceful Comal River. Let your trouble melt away under the Texas sun. The float lasts about three hours, so bring refreshments to keep hydrated. From March 8 – May 1, Texas Tubes’ hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. with the last tube leaving at 5 p.m. Grab your friends and have a good time!

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Splash into spring with the chilling, thrilling world-renowned Schlitterbahn Waterpark. From March 7 – 22, the park will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day. Bring the whole family and prepare to have loads of fun. There’s hardly a dry spot in the park!

The Best Place to Stay

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is the perfect destination for Spring Break 2015. Our beautiful cottages and RV sites are a cost-efficient alternative to staying in a hotel. Enjoy close access to New Braunfels’ entertainment, live music and excellent restaurants. Call 830-625-1919 or visit our website to book your visit.

Hill Country Cottage and RV Resort is managed by Kastleman & Associates Inc., Austin, Texas, Bryan Kastleman, President.

 

Spring is in the Air!

Posted on: March 8th, 2013 by admin No Comments

The weather is warming up at the Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals and so is the action at the resort.

Activities on March 9 include Karaoke night at 6 p.m. and our Movie Night showing “Madagascar 3.” On March 10 and 16, kids and parents can enjoy donuts in the Dale TV Room, and there will be a fun marshmallow roast on the Dale patio on March 13. There will be another movie night on the 16th showing “Puss & Boots,” as well as kids crafts every night from the 9th through the 16th.

The St. Patrick’s Day Party is on March 16, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. All singers, even if you’re not Irish, are welcome to Karaoke starting at 7 p.m. on March 17.

The Blackjacks are in concert on March 23. Dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. with the music beginning at 6:30 and lasting until 9:30.

If you choose to leave the resort, there is plenty of action nearby too.

The Phoenix Saloon in New Braunfels, the first bar in Texas to serve women, features live performers each weekend. Coming up this month are two acts on March 9, Scott H. Biram and The Beaumonts; on March 15, Lucas Taylor & Old Soul; the Luke Huggins Band on March 16; Sunday Pfunday on March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day) and March 24 with local legend Al Barlow; James Pardo & The Underestimated on March 22; and Mario Flores & The Soda Creek Band on March 23.

Remember, you can enjoy live German music, entertainment and “Gemutlichkeit” every Friday and Saturday night at Friesenhaus German Restaurant and Bakery located in the heart of New Braunfels.

Tickets still remain for some of the March performances at Gruene Hall in Gruene, including Roger Creager’s Texas Fiesta March 15-16, Aaron Watson on March 29, Junior Brown on March 30, the Bacon Brothers on April 5 and Asleep at the Wheel on April 6.

If you’re into history and architecture, then you’ll want to check out the New Braunfels’ Historic Homes Tour on March 16. Tours start at 10 a.m. and continue to 4 p.m. All tours start in the downtown. Proceeds will benefit the New Braunfels Conservation Society.

Gruene Market Days are back and are held the third full weekend of every month from February through November. For more information, visit www.gruenemarketdays.com or call (830) 832-1721.

Also outside our resort, there are plenty of outfitters to float the Guadalupe or Comal rivers, with varying float trips from 2 hours to all day.

Call (830) 625-1919 now to reserve your spot at Hill Country RV Resort & Cottage Rentals. Keep checking the blog and visit our website for more information about the resort, local attractions, news, events and more.

 

 

 

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