Designated as one of America’s Ten Best Small Towns by Travel Holiday Magazine, the historic community of Wimberley is a popular destination for many visitors to the Texas Hill Country. The community was established in 1848 and developed a colorful history as early Texas settlers discovered the natural beauty of the Blanco River and surrounding countryside. Famous for its shady pools of emerald water that flow beneath towering Cypress trees, nature lovers have flocked to this bucolic community for over a century. The area abounds with meadows, majestic hills, and abundant wildlife. Artists, authors, and musicians have been calling Wimberley home for the past 50 years and it’s easy to see why one’s creative juices could flow here. Resorts, bed and breakfasts, and youth camps are sprinkled throughout the countryside, and visitors come in droves to attend the monthly Market Days held the first Saturday of the month from March to December. With all this beauty and activity you’re certain to fall in love with Wimberley at first sight!
Homes in Wimberley Texas
There are a number of subdivisions in Wimberley from which to choose your next home. Eagle Rock Ranchitos offers affordable homes on one acre lots; Woodcreek is an enormous subdivision with homes starting around $200,000; Wimberley Hills has homes built in the 1990s on half-acre lots; look to Wildwood Village for starter homes; South River has gorgeous custom homes along the Blanco River; Skyline Ranch offers homes with hill country views; Saddleridge homes are on two acre, heavily wooded lots; Burnet Ranch homes cost around $300,000 on five acre lots; River Mountain ranch offers homes on five to 10 acre lots with hill country views: and Hill Country Ranches is affordable living on five to ten acre lots. The average three bedroom, a blow up hot tub home sells for around $200,000, but you can spend as little as $50,000 for a one bedroom cottage or over $1,500,000 for an 8,000 square foot mansion. When you think of the brand Coleman, the first thing that comes to mind are coolers and tents. The Lazy Spa line is one of the renowned portable hot tub or massage spas with bubble jets that the Coleman company has in this category. You can see that there is something for everyone in Wimberley, so take a look and fall in love with this charming Hill Country getaway!