BEST IN TEXAS Readers’ Choice Awards Results | LODGING, CAMPING

April 3, 2013
Mom & pop motels, like the Peach Tree Inn in Fredericksburg attract riders with amenities like covered, room-adjacent parking.

Mom & pop motels, like the Peach Tree Inn in Fredericksburg attract riders with amenities like covered, room-adjacent parking. Photograph by Wayne Roth.

TOP 10 Mom & Pop Motel

1 Leakey Inn
2 Camp Live Oak
3 Hotel Limpia
4 Peach Tree Inn
5 Outback Oasis
6 River Front Hotel
7 Shiner Country Inn
8 Austin Motel
9 Delux Inn
10 Big Bend Motor Inn


Top 10 Lodging

1 Leakey Inn
2 Gage Hotel
3 Inn of the Hills
4 River Front Motel
5 Koyote Ranch
6 YO Ranch
7 Hotel Paisano
8 Indian Lodge
9 Guadalupe River Ranch
10 Camp Live Oak


Top 5 National Chains

1 Best Western
2 Motel 6
3 Holiday Inn
4 KOA
5 La Quinta


TOP 10 Bed & Breakfast

1 Old Rock House B&B
2 Full Moon Inn
3 Outpost at Cedar Creek
4 The Whistler B&B
5 Celtic Queen Country Inn
6 The Mansion at Bandera
7 Longhorn Saloon Bed and Brew
8 Gruene Mansion
9 Pecan Street Inn
10 Hotel Turkey


TOP 10 Campground

1 Camp Live Oak
2 KOA
3 Koyote Ranch
4 Good Times Campground
5 Lake Wister State Park OK
6 Kerrville-Schreiner Park
7 Dinosaur Valley State Park
8 Turner Falls OK
9 Garner State Park
10 South Llano River State Park


TOP 10 Resort/Luxury Lodging

1 Gaylord Texan
2 Escondida Resort
3 Gage Hotel
4 YO Ranch Resort
5 Hyatt Regency Hill Country
6 Inn of the Hills
7 Indian Lodge
8 Cibolo Creek Ranch
9 Menger Hotel
10 Mount Magazine State Park Lodge & Cabins AR

 

Events

4th Annual Biker Meet N Greet Rally

April 26 - April 28

Live music all weekend long with shows Friday night, Saturday afternoon (free outdoors), Saturday night. Night shows inside the club with the regular cover charge. Also Friday night inside club Bikini Oil Wrestling. Full kitchen grill inside the club. Saturday outdoor Biker Wedding at 11 am- all bikes start staging at 10 am for the ceremony. Larry Tillery with Scott McGill, Jimmie Barnes, Tim Burge takes the stage at 1:30 pm kicking off the free…
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$20

Bikes on the Bayou

April 26 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 5:00 pm

“Bikes on the Bayou” is a three-day festival in Houston, TX. that celebrates motorcycles, bicycles, and scooters in Eleanor Tinsley Park and along Allen Parkway. This all-inclusive festival will bring together all two-wheeled enthusiasts to celebrate music, culture and their riding communities. The three-day event will also provide motorcyclists the opportunity to participate in cruises throughout the festival space and secure overnight parking on festival grounds. Event organizers have meticulously chosen music acts for the…
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$20

Ride to Finish the Fight

April 27 @ 9:10 am

1st annual Fun Run benefiting “Parker County Relay for Life” Rings of Hope Team. Help us help cancer patients and support research for a cure for cancer to end these battles many of us have fought and many fighting today. It’s going to be a beautiful day for riding. Come out for a fun ride, fellowship with new friends and ride for a Cure.
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$75

6th Annual Texas Redneck Ramble Dual Sport Ride

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - April 28 @ 5:00 pm

  Join us for the 6th Annual Texas Redneck Ramble in Jacksboro, Texas. The fun will kick off on Saturday, April 27th with a motorcycle field meet. Trophies will be presented for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place riders. After the field meet, you can join your fellow riders for dinner with some shenanigans on the side Sunday, April 28th, we will ramble off with a 165 mile Dual Sport ride that is sure to…
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$15

Mudbugs for Heroes

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Fundraiser benefitting Veteran Pardners in Mexia, Texas. Sponsored by Brotherhood Forever MC Limestone Chapter. $15 cover includes either a burger plate or crawfish till they’re gone. (700# of crawfish) . Live music by Pushwater from 2:00-6:00pm. DJ Kurt will play until??? Bike Games, Live Auction, 50/50, and more. Family friendly event. kids 12 and under free. Gates open at noon
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