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paradiselost79
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We got a decent price through an online service, but they seemed to not really want room only guests. They made it clear all the things you would NOT get when you checked in, and the lady at the desk basically just wanted to get rid of us. I liked the room, but with absolutely no insulation between rooms I...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. I am truly apologetic about your unsatisfactory experience at the Flying L. I have spoken with the front desk staff about the issue. Our current customer service training will be elongated for the next 6 months to deter the occurrence of the issue. Once again, thank you for your feedback. I hope one...

Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Buck is the gentleman cowboy of the night for guitar playing. What a great evening roasting marshmallows. Patrick was such a patient young cowboy teaching my kids to draw back on bows even when they kept shooting the arrows in the hard wood and not the hay bail. Joe bob. He's the greatest ex movie star of the place. Helped...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

I appreciate your feedback! I am so glad you had such a wonderful time at the Flying L. We hope to see y'all again soon! All my best, Robert

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Had a super time in the hills. Never new Bandera Texas was so nice and picturesque. The ranch has an awesome water park and the rooms are simple, rustic, and what can I say- country. The food is ok but the nightly campfires and the s'mores are fun. Never thought our kids would be so easily entertained with the play...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! The Flying L strives to provide lifelong memories to our guests. I am glad that your family had such a wonderful time. We look forward to seeing y'all again next year! All my best, Robert

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 19 July 2016

My husband and I went this past June with our 15 year old son and his friend. We stayed for a week and all had a great time. The staff at the ranch are very friendly and personable. Buck does a great job at keeping ALL ages entertained. Every evening there is a fun activity and almost every night after...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I am thrilled you enjoyed your exchange with the Flying L! We hope y'all come back soon. All my best, Robert

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Our family visits this "resort" every other summer for a reunion. This will be the very last time we are staying there. We typically book this place because the lodging is set up in a way where we can easily convene together. Also, we could rent out our own dining room for breakfast and dinner. We also used to enjoy...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I am truly apologetic to hear about the unsatisfactory services you experienced while stay at the Flying L. Unfortunately, due to our isolated location in the Hill Country, pests are a challenge to completely eradicate. Currently, we set traps weekly and contract pest control operatives bi-monthly. However, this is not an excuse for maintenance bringing...

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at the Flying L Ranch for a family reunion. It was picked because it could accommodate a large family like ours. Water park was great for the kids. Putt putt was cool too. The food was less than average. Accommodation where pretty nice for a large family. Over all we had a good time there and I...

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Robert J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I apologize for your unsatisfactory dining experience. I will personally inform the chef about your poor experience and take the necessary steps to prevent the issue from reoccurring in the future. I hope you may come back one day soon! All my best, Trey

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We've been hear for 4 straight years. Something for everyone, young and old. San Antonio and Kerrville are not too far away for shopping. Love the kids activities. Golf for us dad's. Horseback riding for all of us.

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Trey J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I am thrilled to hear your experience the last 4 years has been full of joy! We hope y'all come back next year. All my best, Trey

Cypress, Texas
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Held a family reunion at Flying L for the second time. There were almost 65 of us ranging from 6 months to 88 years young. Flying L has a number of different amenities to satisfy all interests. Folks there were very friendly and accommodating. Couldn't ask for more helpful folks. The water park is the highlight for those with kids....

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Trey J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I am glad to hear that your reunion was a success at the Flying L. We hope y'all come back soon! All my best, Trey

Wesley Chapel, Florida
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Took the Florida Grand-teens to Texas! San Antonio, the Alamo, and to ride horses at a Dude Ranch. The Flying L has horses, a water park, games and lot's more. Be sure to stay on a Saturday night to experience the cookout, 'Ghost-town' gunfights, ropeing, and Smores! What fun!

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Trey J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I am thrilled to hear about your adventurous experience at the Flying L. We hope to see y'all again soon! All my best, Trey

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I had read a few reviews about the cleanliness and condition of the property prior to booking. Let me be clear that I have stayed at high-end resorts and I was fully aware this was not that type of property. The rooms are a bit dated, but we found ours clean and tidy. I will say that all of the...

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Trey J, Owner at Flying L Hill Country Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback! I hope y'all come back soon! All my best, Trey

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Texas Hill Country. Grab your jeans, boots and hat! The Flying L is a great place to reconnect with friends and family. Founded in 1947, Flying L is rich in aviation history. Tread through mile after mile of natural Hill Country woodlands while Horseback Riding. Splash the day away at the Lone Star Lagoon, our full size water park. Tee up a round of golf on our 18-hole championship golf course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flying L Hill Country Resort

Address: 566 Flying L Dr, Hwy 173 S & Wharton Dock Rd, Bandera, TX 78003-4280 (Formerly Flying L Guest Ranch)
Region: United States > Texas > Bandera County > Bandera
Price Range: $180 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Flying L Hill Country Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Flying l Guest Ranch Hotel Bandera
Flying l Ranch Hotel Bandera
Flying L Hill Country Resort Bandera, Texas
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