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Bristol
Reviewed 30 October 2013

So glad we decided to book this hotel which is about a five minute walk from the centre of Gruene. Whilst other accommodation might be closer, none have the magnificent views like the Gruene River Inn. As soon as you enter, you find yourself in another world - a majestic high ceilinged living room with huge windows blows your mind...

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Bill E, co-owner at Gruene River Inn, responded to this review

You paint a lovely picture of our inn, Annette — thank you so much for the wonderful feedback! It was a pleasure to accommodate you, and I'll be sure to thank Laura and the rest of our staff for making your stay truly memorable. If you ever find yourself in Gruene again, we'd love to have you back! All the...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We absolutely adore staying at The Gruene River Inn! We have been coming here for the past 5 years. We try to come at least twice a year! Staying here over our Thanksgiving Break is a must!!! The scenery is the best! The view of the river from the balconies is amazing! The staff is professional and courteous! They seem...

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Texas
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This is a review for the Red Brick Cottages behind the Red Brick Inn not for the Gruene River Inn Building. It is exactly as Kay describes it below. It is a dump! It is in very bad need of an update. The staff are very nice and helpful but they need to do something about the RB "cottages". It...

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3Thank JohnnyPalazzo
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We stayed 1 night. Staff is very friendly. Loved the view of the river from the balcony!!!!! Best view of the river from anywhere!!!!!! The bed was queen size. Free breakfast. No coffee pot in yourroom.

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Bill E, Owner at Gruene River Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for spreading the word about our one-of-a-kind view of the river, Mery! I'll be sure to let the staff know how much you enjoyed your stay. Besides possibly adding coffee pots in the rooms, is there anything else we could improve on for your next visit? All the best, Bill Evans

Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on a Friday and Saturday night. Didn't have any problems with noise like some other reviewers but we didn't get back to Gruene until 1A each night so maybe that's why. Stayed in the Comal room. Clean but sparsely furnished with nowhere to place a bag or suitcase other than the bare hardwood floor. You have to walk...

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tucker15, Owner at Gruene River Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. A few of our guest rooms have the swinging doors that separate the tub from the sink and toilet area. This allows for more privacy. We do have sign in our guest baths that reads"Dear Guest, the towels are inventoried upon your departure. Missing items wil be charged to...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 26 June 2013

We stayed in the little red cottages that are in town near Gruene Hall for a girlfriend reunion. The location is great but the units are shabby. The furnishings and bedding look like they all came from a garage sale in the 80's. The bedspreads looked like they had not been washed in years and smelled like perfume from the...

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Reviewed 13 April 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here on a whim for only one night. Our room was cute and cozy, with a gorgeous view of the river, however there was no fridge or microwave in the room. This was simply inconvenient for storing leftovers or beverages. When staying over night anywhere, a fridge and microwave is always a must for us....

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Bill E, CO-OWNER at Gruene River Inn, responded to this review

Jillian. While it's great to know you and your husband enjoyed your stay, I think you bring up some good points about areas where we could improve. We will certainly consider adding refrigerators and microwaves to the rooms, as the last thing we want to do is inconvenience guests with having no place to store leftovers or drinks. As for...

Reviewed 30 March 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and myself stay here every time we spend the nite in Gruene to catch a concert at Gruene Hall. The inn is very nice as it is right on the river. The rooms are nice, and the balcony is a great place to sit at night.

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Bill E, Owner at Gruene River Inn, responded to this review

We welcome you and your girlfriend back anytime! It's great to hear we're the ideal place to stay after a concert at Gruene Hall, and the staff and I truly appreciate your wonderful feedback. See you again soon! All the best, Bill Evans

Ontario
Reviewed 12 March 2013 via mobile

I stayed here two nights and loved the charm of the building and surroundings. Spent time on the porch (private from others with wood walls seperating porches) admiring the sunset and river. We had a large whirlpool tub which was fantastic! The walk to shops, restaurants and of course Gruene hall was perfect as it ensured the surroundings were quiet!...

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New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Wow, is all i can say about Gruene River Inn. The most beautiful view in New Braunfels, overlooking the city. The rooms are so inviting, they need to come and fix up my house... lol... Overall: Great place to stay, staff there to help, and just like staying at a home-a-way-from -home!!!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 2001, Gruene River Inn is one of the newest accommodations in the New Braunfels and Gruene community. Located a quarter-of-a-mile from Gruene Hall, our Inn is not far from shopping, or dining at the Gristmill. On the banks of the Guadalupe River, the Gruene River Inn gives guests panoramic views that are unmatched in the area. Guests are welcome to fish or swim out back in the Guadalupe River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gruene River Inn

Address: 1111 Gruene Road, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Region: United States > Texas > New Braunfels
Price Range: $233 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gruene River Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Gruene River Hotel New Braunfels
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“All rooms have a great view - 2nd and 3rd floor has a higher vantage point”
 of 5 bubbles cath-adventurer, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Little noise from rooms upstairs.”
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“all good great views everywhere”
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“no tips. it's ALL great here. just go stay :)”
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 of 5 bubbles mistyj84, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“All rooms have a balcony and great view -- you can't go wrong!”
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