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Steinhaus Ranch

Escape into the true untouched beauty of the Texas Hill Country at Steinhaus Ranch. Steinhaus Ranch, which is German for Stone House, is a restored German Ranch House in the Texas Hill Country between Castell and Llano, Texas. Built-in 1897, Steinhaus sits on 170 acres of the rugged Llano Uplift in the Texas Hill Country. With central air conditioning and heat, an all-electric kitchen, 2 full baths, and 4 bedrooms your stay is both comfortable and relaxing. Sleeps 8-10 comfortably and children are welcome. It’s the perfect mix of vintage style and modern conveniences. How long has it been since you sat and watched the sun go down and set the sky on fire? This is the place to retreat, relax and reconnect with family or friends. Come, be our guest at Steinhaus Ranch.


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  • Located on 171 secluded Hill Country Acres
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10 (12 with additional cabin)
  • Children Welcome
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Quiet and Secluded
  • Located in Llano County – City of Castel (Small General Store in Castel)
  • Llano River access for great swimming and other activities 1 mile away at R 103 Crossings
  • Historic two-story Rock Home
  • Tin Roof
  • Beautiful Upstairs and Downstairs Covered Porches with chairs
  • Giant Oak Trees and Hill Country beauty
  • Wildlife abounds
  • Bird Feeders
  • Outside Picnic Area for 6
  • Red Picket Fence around the front yard
  • Central Heat and Air
  • Large Living Area
  • Direct TV
  • DVD and VCR
  • Games
  • Wood Floors
  • Full Kitchen
  • Large Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen Dining Table
  • Oven and Stove
  • Keurig
  • Keurig Pods
  • Utensils, Spices, Silverware, plates, and glasses
  • Antique Pot Bellied Stove
  • Full-Size Bed Downstairs
  • Large Full Bath with Claw Foot Tub Downstairs w Hand Held Showe
  • Outdoor Wood staircase to Upstairs
  • Large Sleeping Room Upstairs with 4 Twin Beds
  • Second Bedroom Upstairs w King Bed
  • Third Bedroom Upstairs has Day bed with Trundle
  • A game area in the Third Bedroom
  • Upstairs Bathroom with Shower
  • Cows on Premises
  • Snake Bite Kit
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Non- Smoking B&B

Rates & Restrictions

  • Check Rates & Availability
  • Rates are based for up to 4 guests
  • $35.00 each additional person per night
  • 2 nights required for All Event and Holiday Weekends
  • Children Welcome
  • No Pets Allowed
  • No Smoking Indoors, Sand buckets located on porches
  • No Hunting
  • Please respect Hunter’s Camp located west of the home
  • Please do not enter the Deer Stands
  • Do NOT feed Livestock
  • The Home is on a septic system; please be mindful of what is flushed
  • In dry summer conditions, a burn ban may be in effect. Otherwise Please use fire ring, stored in the smokehouse, outside and west of the yard. You may also use the smoker located in the Oak Grove near the back yard.

Please be aware that you are out in the Country. Although it is beautiful, there are things that we have no control over that live here too; such as…snakes and bitey things and flying things…critters. So be careful and enjoy your stay here at Steinhaus Ranch.

  • Maximum Occupancy - 10

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