In the remote Big Bend region, hospitality is a long established tradition. Accommodations run the gamut from 4 star luxury resort to economical motel rooms where active visitors can bed down and bathe in between adventures.
Tiny Terlingua is just minutes from the heart of Terlingua Ghosttown, tucked away privately on the corner of five acres with plenty of room for viewing the night sky and watching an amazing sunrise. Come experience tiny house living powered by the sun.
Javelina Hideout is a modern, rustic, eco-friendly, fully off grid desert retreat. Smartly designed for the desert climate, it offers almost year round comfort and beauty. Powered by solar electricity and rainwater catchment, we offer a 768 square foot main home with a King bed and rollaway TwinXL, and a separate bunkhouse with 11′ foot ceilings, […]
Beautiful, luxurious casita w/queen bed and chaise lounge, perfect for a couple, but can sleep 3 persons. Indoor shower and flush toilet. Full-house generator that supplies electricity for power outages. A/c, heat, satellite television, wifi, refrigerator and coffee maker, private outdoor seating with gas fire pit and many other amenities. Amazing views and star gazing. […]
The Blas Payne is one, if not the oldest, home in Marathon, Texas. It has been lovingly restored with close attention to retaining the character of a 100 year- old adobe.
Blas Payne, who built this home, was written up by the Houston Chronicle as “the best cowboy in west Texas”! His family, black Seminole Indians, were Buffalo Soldiers. Blas’ great grandfather was a medal of honor winner as a bugler for the Army. The Blas Payne has a spacious kitchen—just totally renovated in March 2015—a cozy living room with Dish TV, two bedrooms—one with queen bed and quite spacious and a 2nd bedroom with two single beds, a bathroom with new slate tile shower and laundry facilities. There is a wonderful patio on the west side of the home—perfect for watching sunsets. The large yard is full of wildflowers, roses and a wide variety of cactus. The home is within walking distance of the downtown area of Marathon and just a short distance from the Post Park.
La Casa Vieja is a restored one hundred year old home in historic Marathon that features custom woodwork, elegant appointments and a private courtyard and patio.
Retro Rents offers overnight lodging in vintage travel trailers including Airstream and others. The Terlingua Ghostown offers a variety of shopping and dining options all within easy walking distance. The sunset view of the Chisos is one of the best in the area.
An old adobe ranch house built from the earth around it by a gentleman named Juan Villa, Rancho Villa has been consciously renovated to maximize comfort while preserving the authentic features common to this remote country. 3 bedrooms with comfortable beds and custom bedding A full kitchen, stocked with cook and dinnerware, dishwasher, and disposal. […]
Big Bend Vacation Rentals is proud to offer a wide range of vacation rental homes for visitors to the Big Bend. Each one is individually owned and reflects the interests of the owner and their sincere desire to share their home away from home with you. The houses and properties vary in size, location, style, and […]
The home was built as a ‘town house’ for a local ranching family and constructed with native rock from the Apple Ranch in the Glass Mountains. Completed in the 1940s, it includes ‘Victory V’s’ in the exterior rock faces, intended to memorialize the Allied victory during WWII. This home is a quaint mixture of original […]
Ringtail Cabin is a small and affordable solar powered home on Terlingua Ranch. Ringtail offers very easy access off of Terlingua Ranch road, covered parking, privacy, and great views.
Huffman Pond Cabin is a solar powered. stone and steel home on 88 rugged acres, perhaps the most remote vacation rental in the Terlingua area. The property is a great place to hike with rocky hills, box canyon and deep arroyos. Diverse wildlife.
Laughing Horse Retreat is a three bedroom home on 217 private acres near the Christmas Mountains on Hwy 118 north of Terlingua. Bring your own horses. 20 fenced acres, corrals and tack barn.
Rancho Mula Oso is a spacious three bedroom home with large porches and plenty of room inside and out. Amazing mountain views and surrounded by ocotillo and yucca.