Area Attractions

Area Attractions

We can help direct you to any and all of these great places to visit during your stay



There are over 100 restaurants in the Kerrville area.  Here are some of the local favorites:


  • Elaine’s Table: Fine dining (1.5 mi)Waterfront
  • Hunt Store Café: The Hunt Store with its open porch and rustic trappings, quaint signs and swinging screen doors, longnecks and BBQ, will welcome you to a sense of Hunt’s historic past that is still very much alive. (1.5 mi)
  • Rio Rancho Taco Stand: Mmmm good (1.5 mi)
  • Buddy’s BBQ Shack: up the North Fork; get there early!  Open Fri/Sat 11-2 in the summer. Cash only. (7.3 mi)



You will also find most of your favorite national chains, including Cracker Barrel, Mamacita’s, McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Jack in the Box, Burger King, Chick-fil-A, Church’s, Culver’s, Whataburger, Sonic, Subway, IHOP, Denny’s, Pizza Hut, Domino’s, Cici’s, Long John Silver’s. Dickey’s BBQ.


Day Trips

Rodeo & Dance (Seasonal)

Crider’s Rodeo & Dance: Since 1927, folks gather at Crider’s to scoot their boots to local country western bands, in an open-air dance hall, following a real Texas cowboy rodeo.  Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. Friday night catfish – cash only! (2 mi)



Summer Camps for Girls and Boys

These camps are within 5 miles of your lodging with us. Stay with us when you come to deliver or pick up your kids from camp.

Arts and Entertainment


Eight wonderful wineries and vineyards are located within 50 miles of our Riverhouse. You can visit them on your own or take part in the Texas Hill Country Wine Trail and be escorted in style.


For a comprehensive look at places and events across the Hill County, check out this site: Hill Country Portal logo