Concierge Services and Area Guide

Just Leave It To Us Concierge Services

You work hard and when you finally get a vacation, don’t waste your time worrying about all the little details.  Let our Concierge service handle everything so you can concentrate on simply having fun.  Our staff lives, works and plays in the area and we know what you need and where to get it!  Just tell us what you need and we’ll do the rest.  We are happy to make the arrangements for you.  Below is a list of some of the services we can arrange for you.  Don’t see what you need on the list? CALL or E-MAIL us what you would like and we will arrange it for you.

Massage

Need to do some serious de-stressing during your vacation?  A massage is the perfect way to relax and unwind.  We can arrange to have a Massage Therapist come right to Stone House Lodge on Lake Travis.  One Hour Massage is $100.00 & a One and Half Hour Massage is $140.00. Days/Times for Massages are subject to availability. Massage appointments can be made when you make your reservation at Stone House Lodge on Lake Travis.

Grocery Shopping

With the beautiful scenery just steps from your door, the grocery store is a 25 to 35 minute drive from Stone House Lodge on Lake Travis.  Don’t spend your vacation driving to the supermarket.  Let us take care of the shopping and we will even put away your groceries prior to your arrival.  We can help….whether you just need breakfast, lunch, food for a day or you need groceries for your entire stay.  CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT YOUR GROCERY SHOPPING LIST.

Pre-Cooked Meals & Personal Chef

Arriving late and too worn out to cook or even think about driving to a restaurant?  Have delicious meals, expertly prepared and waiting just for you.  Menu of available meals and casseroles change weekly or can be customized according to your needs.  We also can arrange for a Personal Chef for your entire stay or for just a “special occasion” meal.  You let us know what you need and leave the rest to us!  Please contact us for Menu & Pricing.

Flowers & Baskets

Celebrating a special occasion during your stay. We can deliver a fresh Floral Arrangement or deliver a Wine & Cheese or Bath & Body Gift Basket. Prices vary depending upon flowers chosen along with type and size of gift basket.

Boat Rentals & Outdoor Recreation

Whether you are in need of a Boat or Jet Ski Rental to enjoy Lake Travis or like traditional sports such as Golf, Fishing Trips and Tennis or even the more extreme adventure like Canopy Tours and Zip lining, we can satisfy your need for outdoor fun.  Let us know what you would like to do and leave the rest to us!

Vacation Photography

You’ve finally gotten the whole family together in one place on vacation, so now is the perfect time to take those family pictures.  The views of Lake Travis and natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country make the perfect backdrop!  Call us to arrange for a professional photographer to take photos that will create vacation memories that will last forever!

Restaurant Reservations

We know the local restaurants inside and out and can recommend and make reservations for you at one (or more) of the many restaurants in the area.  Just give us a call!

Fees for additional services apply. The fees for additional services can be added to your vacation rental reservation. All services require a minimum of 72 hours notice of cancellation.

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Area Restaurants/Activities

The Spicewood and Surrounding Area of Lake Travis has many wonderful restaurants and activities to offer.  Most of all there is the wonderful Texas Hill Country Scenery, two Vineyards for Wine Tasting, Canopy Tours for the adventurous, live music and last but not least, a slower, peaceful pace of life!

RESTAURANTS

Our choices for dining out!

Angel's Icehouse - Live Music and Outdoor DiningAngel’s Ice House
21815 Hwy 71
Spicewood, Texas 78669
(512)264-3777
 
 
 
 
 
 

AREA ACTIVITIES

Public Boat Launches  (When water levels permit use- As of today, ALL boat ramps are closed on Lake Travis)

There are a few public boat launches nearby.

Camp Pedernales
25306 Old Ferry Rd
Spicewood, Texas 78669
(512)264-2735 – $7.00 Launch Fee

Briarcliff Marina

 

Pace Bend information please visit the website and there are directions and information there.

Narrows information please visit the website and there are directions and information there.

LAKE TRAVIS INFORMATION

Lake Travis Facts
Length: 63.75 Miles
Width: 4 Miles at widest point
Coverage: 18,929 acres
Shoreline: 271 Miles
Depth: Average 62 feet; max 210
Use: Flood control, drinking water, recreation, hydroelectric power
Lake Travis is managed by LCRA.  Please visit their website for more information on Water Management, Lake Travis Boating Laws and Lake Travis Mile Markers.

CLICK HERE for a MAP OF LAKE TRAVIS with Mile Markers

 BOAT & JET SKI RENTALS

Briarcliff Marina Boat & Jet Ski Rentals – (512)264-2666

Lakeway Marina - (512)261-7511

West Beach Marina – (512)266-2277

Just for Fun – (512)266-9710

ON LAKE GAS PUMPS

Briarcliff Marina – At mile marker 26  (512)264-2666

Lakeway Marina – At mile marker 18 (512)261-7511

 

WAKEBOARD & WATER SKI LESSONS

 

GOLF

Pedernales Country Club - Home of the Willie Nelson!
Also has a little Willie Memorabilia Museum!  (512)264-1489

Falcone Head Golf Club – (512)402-1558

Blue Lake Golf Course –  (830) 598-5524

Meadowlakes Country Club - (830)693-3300

 SHOPPING

Hill Country Galleria Mall – located in Bee Cave on Hwy 71.  Dillards, Cinemark Movies, Bath & Body Works, Barnes & Noble and several other stores, shops and excellent restaurants.  Visit www.hillcountrygalleria.com for information and location map.

AREA WINERIES

Spicewood Vineyards - (830)693-5328

Stonehouse Vineyards – (512)264-3630

Flat Creek Estates - (512)267-6310

Texas Wine Trail – visit www.texaswinetrail.com for information on events and local wineries in the Hill Country  or call (866)621-9463.

 CANOPY TOURS

Cypress Valley Canopy Tours – A thrilling eco-adventure, where you zip through the canopy of old growth cypress trees, some up to 100 feet tall.  A new world unfolds as you ride on steel zip lines from platform to platform high in the treetops. (512)264-8880.

ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS

Austin Children’s Museum (Dell Discovery Center) – (512)472-2494

Austin Nature and Science Center – (512)327-8181

ZOO’S

The Zoo Exotic Ranch -137 Acre Drive Thru Zoo with over 500 Animals and 80 Different Species. (830)868-4357

Austin Zoo – On the edge of the Hill Country, it offers visitors a close-up view of exotic and domestic animals.  (512)288-1490

CONCERTS, THEATRES & SHOWS

The Backyard Live Oak Amphitheatre – (512)263-4240

 

 

HIKING  & BIKING TRAILS

LCRA has 3 Recreation Areas that offer Hiking Trails

Grelle has a 2 mile hiking trail. Visit http://www.lcra.org/parks/recreation_areas/grelle.html for information.

Muleshoe has a 6.5 mile hiking/biking trail. Visit http://www.lcra.org/parks/recreation_areas/muleshoe.html for information.

Pace Bend has several hiking trails. Visit http://www.lcra.org/parks/developed_parks/pace_bend.html for information.

There are also several State Parks within a 30 to 45 minute drive from Spicewood that offer Hiking. Visit http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/ for information.

Muleshoe Bend Recreation Area -7.5 mile loop trail-$5 entry fee-info at www.austinridgeriders.com/trails.htm

Pedernales Falls State Park -about 45 miles away. Lots of Trails–$4 entry fee-info at www.austinridgeriders.com/trails.htm

SUNSET CRUISES

Vanishing Texas River Cruise – offers Bald Eagle, Waterfall, Vineyard, Wildflower, Wilderness, and Sunset Dinner Cruises that last from 2 ½ to 4 hours and range in price from $15-$30 per person. Call 1-800-474-8374 or www.vtrc.com

KRAUSE SPRINGS

Krause Springs — 32 natural springs and a swimming pool situated on a bluff overlooking cypress creek. Natural Waterfall, Caves, and Picnic Area. Year round water temperature of 70 degrees. $3.00 per person admission. Open 7 days a week, year round 9am to 8pm.

Call (830)693-4181 or

www.texasoutside.com/Krauseprings.htm

LONGHORN CAVERNS

Underground Cave — Open 7 days a week, year round 10am to 4 pm. $8.00 per person admission for cavern tour which takes about 1 ½ hours. Wild Cave Tours also available. Visit www.longhorncaverns.com for information.

1-877-441-CAVE.

ENCHANTED ROCK

The Rock is a huge, pink granite exfoliation dome, that rises 425 feet above ground, 1825 feet above sea level, and covers 640 acres. It is one of the largest batholiths (underground rock formation uncovered by erosion) in the United States. (325)247-3903. www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/enchanted_rock/

LOCAL CHURCHES

Baptist: Pedernales River Fellowship –22800 Hwy 71 West , Spicewood– (512)264-1794 www.prfellowship.com

Catholic: Queen of Angels Chapel 20600 Siesta Shores Dr, Spicewood – (512) 264-3355 www.emmauslakeway.org

Methodist: Bee Creek United Methodist Church—3000 Bee Creek Road, Spicewood– (512)264-2225 www.beecreekumc.org/

Church of Christ: Spicewood Church of Christ–320 Bailey Lane, Spicewood, TX – -(830) 693-6352

LAKE LBJ STATE PARK

Has Nature Trails, Swimming Pool, Restrooms, Visitor Center that has LBJ History, Danz Log Cabin and Sauer-Beckman Living Farm. $4.00 per person admission. Visit www.tpwd.state.tx.us for information.

(830) 644-2252.

PEDERNALES FALL STATE PARK

Has over 19 miles of hiking trails and a covered bird viewing station. $4.00 per person admission.

Visit www.tpwd.state.tx.us for information.

(830) 868-7304.

WESTCAVE PRESERVE

Natural treasure of the Hill Country were two distinct ecosystems meet. Guided tour into the canyon–1 mile Hike. Year-Round on Saturday/Sunday only. at 10am/Noon/2pm/4pm. (830)825-3442 WWW.WESTCAVE.ORG

AUSTIN

Tons of activities. Visit www.austin360.com or

www.citysearchaustin.com for information

LAKE TRAVIS
Your complete guide to Lake Travis!
Visit www.laketravis.com for more information.
 
MARBLE FALLS
Great downtown historic buildings and shopping. Visit www.marblefalls.org or www.marblefallstexas.com for information.
 
WIMBERLEY
Great Shopping and First Weekend of the Month Trade Days with everything imaginable!!
Visit www.visitwimberley.com for information.
 
FREDERICKSBURG
Wonderful shopping and German History and Nimitz Museum.
Visit www.fredericksburgtexas.com for information.
 
JOHNSON CITY
Great Shopping & Antiquing. For information visit www.lbjcountry.com