Step into the charming world of Paniolo Ranch, your dream destination for Texas Hill Country wedding venues. Located in the heart of Central Texas, our venue is not just a place; it’s a destination experience that beautifully combines rustic charm with refined elegance.

Address: 1510 Fm 473 Boerne Tx 78006

Here at Paniolo Ranch, we specialize in crafting free-spirited weddings and memories that will last a lifetime. We offer luxurious overnight accommodations and pampering spa services, so you can enjoy a stress-free experience while we handle all the details.

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9 paniolo ranch weddings in the texas hill country

Serenity in the Texas Hill Country

Encompassing 100 acres of undulating hills and oak groves, Paniolo Ranch proudly stands as the foremost destination resort and wedding venue in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. Sought after for weekend retreats, ranch weddings, elopements, and a myriad of other events, this expansive hilltop estate offers captivating indoor and outdoor event spaces perfect for your ceremony backdrop. The property boasts a variety of luxe accommodations, complete with onsite spa services, a pool, an interior art studio, and a host of additional amenities to ensure an unforgettable experience.

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Plan Your Wedding in the Texas Hill Country at Paniolo Ranch

We’ve created this helpful map so you can visualize your wedding experience at our Boerne, Texas wedding venue. Plan a hiking excursion, try a new restaurant, visit our local secret spots, and make your wedding an unforgettable experience.

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30 paniolo ranch destination wedding in texas

Our All-Inclusive Packages

Choose from three stress-free all-inclusive wedding packages at Paniolo Ranch. “Eat, Sleep, and Be Married” offers an intimate two-day experience for close family and friends, “Bells and Banquets” includes up to 120 guests with one-day all-inclusive options, while “Sweetest Nuptials” is a shorter four-hour ceremony fit for a very smaller gathering.

Eat, Sleep, and Be Married

  • Includes all five luxury B&B accommodations on the ranch for you and up to 26 guests, featuring breakfast in bed the first morning
  • A beautiful wedding ceremony with a charming officiant held in our captivating garden space with outdoor seating for over 34 guests
  • A bridal bouquet and grooms boutonnière
  • Tables, chairs, linens, dinnerware, flatware, and floral centerpieces
  • A certified bartender and expert waitstaff for your expertly crafted, seated, multi-course dinner (including a delicious wedding cake made to your liking)
  • Buffett-style breakfast on your departure morning

Bells & Banquets

  • Includes a breathtaking ceremony in our outdoor ceremony space with a charming officiant followed by an elevated celebration, cocktail hour, buffet dinner, and custom cake in our indoor reception hall fit with Chiavari chairs, guest tables, and a bridal table.
  • Day-of-coordinator assisting in event details
  • Dressing rooms for the bride and groom stocked with amenities
  • Floral arrangements and centerpieces including a bonus bridal bouquet and groom’s boutonniere
  • All dinnerware, linens, set-up and clean-up
  • Certified bartenders, waitstaff, and security

Sweetest Nuptials

  • Includes a 4-hour ceremony in our outdoor garden venue with our lovely on-site officiant
  • A bride’s bouquet, groom’s boutonniere, and champagne toats (non-alcoholic beverages offered)
  • A custom wedding cake and a variety of appetizers
  • Includes buffet table linens, silver serving pieces, and floral arrangements
  • This non-seated package is only available for morning or late afternoon weddings.

Note: DJ and photographer are not included in our event packages.

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7 paniolo ranch destination wedding in texas

Our Venue-Only Package

Introducing our Venue-Only Package, providing you with the magic essentials for crafting your dream event. Perfect for couples who would like to choose their vendors and have a wedding that is uniquely representative of their love story.

Venue Rental

  • Rental hours: 10 AM to 12 Midnight
  • Perfect for events that have more than 100 attendees

Vendor Flexibility

  • BYO Vendors, empowering you to bring in your preferred service providers
  • A fully outfitted catering kitchen can be used by your selected dining service.

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Indoor Get-Ready Rooms

  • Fully stocked, luxury dressing rooms for the bride and groom are provided before you exchange your vows.

Seating and Tables

  • We have 60-inch round tables for your wedding reception and Chiavari chairs indoors. Additionally, we offer sign-in, gift, buffet, and cocktail tables.

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7 Rustic Fall Wedding at Paniolo Ranch

Aesthetic Features

  • Gas fire bowls and fountains add a touch of elegance
  • Our beautifully landscaped property featuring majestic oaks creates the perfect scenery for all your photography needs
  • The ambiance of your reception spaces is enhanced by the use of theatrical event lighting, while a seamless audio experience is provided by the Surround Sound and PA System.

Additional Amenities

  • Guest parking is available for your convenience.
  • Take advantage of a two-hour engagement photo session before the big day.
8 Rustic Fall Wedding at Paniolo Ranch

8 Rustic Fall Wedding at Paniolo Ranch

Our Lovers Only Package

Crafted for intimate celebrations, our “Lovers Only” elopement package is tailored for two guests, featuring romantic overnight accommodations and spa services.

Choose your favorite backdrop from a variety of our stunning landscaped outdoor space rentals for your special ceremony. We’ll provide the officiant, the bride’s bouquet, and the groom’s boutonniere. Then you’ll toast with champagne and cake, followed by a romantic candlelight dinner. Wake up as newlyweds and enjoy a hearty breakfast in the comfort of your room. Before or after the ceremony, you can also indulge in a one-hour couples massage. The ideal wedding experience and your perfect beginning.

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13 bethany caleb wedding at paniolo ranch

Rave Reviews

“Judy did an amazing job with our elopement! It was absolutely beautiful! From the ceremony, the cake, the champagne toast, and the amazing meal. The scenery was amazing. The lodging was really cute and had just what we needed.…. All of it was unforgettable!” – Kiko G.

“”Paniolo Ranch was such an amazing place for our elopement! Judy was on top of things and an absolute angel to work with. The Pineapple house we stayed in was so cozy and inviting and our food was incredible (Judy is a great cook)! If you’re looking to elope this is the place! Such a beautiful experience !” – Shayla C.

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12 Paniolo Ranch Winter Nuptials Boerne TX

Our Lodgings

At Paniolo Ranch, we believe that relaxation and refinement should be at the heart of any stay. Our lodging options enhance your gatherings by offering cozy country inn cottages that blend rustic charm with modern comforts.

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0 bed and breakfast lodging accommodations at Paniolo Ranch

Mele House

  • Ideal for honeymooners
  • Two rooms: one with a king and queen bed for four guests, the second with a queen bed for two
  • Spacious bath with seated shower and wet sauna
  • Wall of glass for scenic pond and hill views
  • Exercise area with mirror and ballet bar
  • Private waterfront patio for evening cocktails or morning coffee

O’Hana House

  • Offers ample space for group entertainment with two bedrooms and a spacious living area
  • Includes a king-size bed, two twin-size beds, and a leather sectional sofa
  • A fully-equipped kitchen and dining area
  • The high vaulted ceilings create an open and airy atmosphere
  • There is also a large covered porch with an outdoor fireplace and a private hot tub to enjoy under the starry sky.
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1 Clayton and Samanthas Wedding at Paniolo Ranch in the Hill Country Texas

Pineapple House

  • One of the private cottages available for a maximum of four guests with two bedrooms with king-size and twin-size beds
  • Features a roomy seated shower/bath, a comfortable living area, and a small kitchen
  • Covered porch, private hot tub, and yard with lake and hill views
  • Pricing ranges from $185.50 to $265.00, varying by the day of the week.

Honu House

  • Perfect for a couple or a gathering of six people, this accommodation features a spacious room with a king-size bed and two hidden queen Murphy beds.
  • Includes two complete bathrooms, a room with a jacuzzi tub, a separate dining room, and a small kitchen area.
  • Additionally, there is a patio equipped with a BBQ pit for those who enjoy cooking.
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15 Breathtaking wedding ceremony and wedding reception at Paniolo Ranch wedding venue in Boerne TX

Lanai Suite

  • Ideal for a smaller party of 4 guests, outfitted with a Hollywood bath with separate granite sinks for his and her use.
  • The lounging and dining room is spacious for celebrating or relaxing together.
  • A queen-size bed can be created from a large sofa with down cushions.
  • The prices vary from $161.00 to $230.00 and may change depending on the chosen date.

*all prices subject to change

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21 Wedding Photos at Paniolo Ranch in the Texas Hill Country

Elevate Your Outdoor Texas Wedding

Factors to Consider While Planning Your Hill Country Weddings

1. Venue Selection

  • When considering your venue options, some argue that ranch weddings offer a unique and picturesque charm that surpasses mansion estate or farmhouse weddings.
  • Ensure there are plenty of scenic backdrops and landscapes perfect for photo ops.
  • Check that it is accessible to all guests.
  • Consider the available amenities (indoor/outdoor spaces, dressing rooms, etc.).

2. Season and Weather

  • Hill Country experiences varying temperatures, so plan accordingly.
  • Check for peak wedding seasons and potential weather challenges.

3. Guest Accommodations

  • Check the availability of nearby hotels, inns, or onsite lodging options
  • Consider lodging for out-of-town guests.

4. Local Vendors

  • Check the availability of florists, photographers, and caterers in the area.
  • Explore options for rehearsal dinner locations near your venue.
  • Check reviews and recommendations from locals.
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38 Breathtaking wedding ceremony and wedding reception at Paniolo Ranch wedding venue in Boerne TX

5. Budget

  • Account for venue costs, catering, decor, and other expenses.
  • Consider any additional fees for outdoor setups or special requests.

6. Transportation

  • Consider accessibility for guests, especially if the venue is in a remote area.
  • Coordinate shuttle services or provide clear directions.

7. Theme and Style

  • Choose a theme that complements the natural beauty of the Hill Country.
  • Select decor and colors that harmonize with the surroundings.
gorgeous reflective pool at Paniolo Ranch

gorgeous reflective pool at Paniolo Ranch

8. Local Attractions

  • Highlight nearby attractions for guests to explore, like places in nearby Austin, TX.
  • Provide information on local activities and points of interest like local wineries or a distillery.

9. Timeline and Logistics

  • Plan the schedule with flexibility for any unforeseen delays.
  • Ensure smooth coordination between any outside vendors and the wedding venue.

10. Photography Opportunities

  • Identify picturesque spots for wedding photos.
  • Consider the timing of the ceremony for optimal lighting.

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wedding couple in the fall

12. Communication

  • Keep the wedding party and other guests informed about the location, schedule, and any special instructions
  • Set up a communication channel for real-time updates or changes

Remember, each hillside wedding venue is unique, so tailor these factors to fit your dream celebration.

Discover Nearby Attractions

  • Take the time to discover nearby historical towns such as Comfort, Waring, Boerne, and Fredericksburg, where you will have the opportunity to see beautiful wildflower fields and native pecan trees and engage in a range of exciting activities. Experience the distinct character and special attractions of each town.
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Explore Shops, Museums, and the Culinary Scene

  • Discover one-of-a-kind treasures by checking out antique shops, craft fairs, and markets.
  • Indulge in local flavors by trying out different restaurants and cafes.
  • Immerse yourself in the fascinating past by exploring a multitude of historical sites and museums.
gorgeous hot tub and pool at Paniolo Ranch

gorgeous hot tub and pool at Paniolo Ranch

Check Out Some Outdoor Activities

  • Engage in outdoor activities like fishing or canoeing along the Guadalupe River in New Braunfels.
  • Explore remarkable natural wonders like the mysterious “Cave Without a Name” and engage in activities such as hiking amid majestic rock formations, touring state parks, checking out Lake Travis, and discovering wildlife sanctuaries. Experience the mesmerizing bat displays at the historic “Old Tunnel Cave,” or enjoy live music in Luckenbach.
  • Discover the Texas Hill Country Wine Trail, which offers a multitude of wineries to explore. Take part in various Trail Events held throughout the year, or simply drop by for a tasting. Some of the nearby wineries to visit include Becker Vineyards, Comfort Cellars, Fredericksburg Winery, and Grape Creek Vineyards.
  • Dripping Springs, known as the “Gateway to the Hill Country,” captivates visitors with its scenic beauty, vibrant arts scene, and a plethora of local wineries, making it a charming destination in Texas.
gorgeous bride getting ready for her wedding at Paniolo Ranch

gorgeous bride getting ready for her wedding at Paniolo Ranch

Planning Your Comfort TX Wedding

  • The Knot Texas Hill Country provides an extensive selection of wedding locations, suppliers, and actual wedding ideas in the area.
  • WeddingWire offers evaluations, pricing, and comprehensive details about local wedding venues.
  • The Texas Hill Country Wedding Guide is a regional wedding handbook that provides various resources, advice, and a directory of vendors specifically for the Texas Hill Country.

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19 paniolo ranch pink pastel wedding in the hill country texas

FAQs on Hill Country Wedding Venues

What other information do couples need to know about getting married in Texas?

When planning a wedding in the Texas Hill Country there are a few key requirements to keep in mind:

  1. Marriage License: You need to obtain this from the county clerk’s office in the county where the wedding will happen. Both parties must be present and provide valid ID. The fee may vary by county.
  2. Waiting Period: Texas has a 72-hour waiting period from the time the marriage license was issued before the wedding can take place. This can be waived for active military members or if the couple completes a premarital education course.
  3. Officiants: Wedding ceremonies in Texas need to be performed by a licensed officiant who could be a judge, justice of the peace, minister, or other authorized person.
  4. Witnesses: Two witnesses need to be present at the ceremony to sign the marriage license.
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11 bethany caleb wedding at paniolo ranch

When is the most optimal time to plan a wedding in the area?

The best times for a Texas Hill Country wedding are early spring (March to May) or late fall (September to November). Spring showcases blooming wildflowers and fall presents striking autumn foliage. Your choice ultimately hinges on personal preferences and comfort with the region’s climate.


Average Temperature Range

Cloud Cover



60°F to 80°F (15°C to 27°C)

Moderate with occasional cloudiness

Light to moderate rainfall, especially late spring


80°F to 100°F (27°C to 38°C)

Typically clear with occasional scattered clouds

Lower chances of rainfall; occasional thunderstorms possible


60°F to 80°F (15°C to 27°C)

Generally clear with occasional clouds

Lower chances of rainfall, drier conditions


40°F to 60°F (4°C to 15°C)

Variable with some overcast days

Generally lower precipitation, occasional light rain or rare snowfall

Still on the hunt for a venue?

Explore additional reception venues in the Boerne vicinity, such as The Winchester Lodge, Texas Ma Maison, Cam Ironwood Barn, Camp Hideaway, Texas Star Hill Ranch, Old Glory Ranch, Cypress Creek, Camp Lucy, Pecan Springs Ranch, The Cana Ballroom, local chapels, and many more! The options are abundant, offering diverse and exceptional experiences in North San Antonio and its northern surroundings.

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