The Ranch

Where the West begins - The Valley View Ranch is conveniently located just 90 minutes west of the Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport, in the Palo Pinto Mountains - the heart of Texas. Feel free to explore the entire 150,000 m2 ranch land and enjoy your vacation amidst pure Texas nature. Your accommodation is a generous cottage with breathtaking views of the valley. Within easy reach are Ft. Worth, Dallas, various shopping malls, Six Flags over Texas, the Texas Motor Speedway as well as 2 large lakes and other attractions. The delicious home made meals are prepared from scratch by your hosts and served eather outside by the campfire, on the spacious porges or in the dining room of the rustic ranch building.

Cabins - your accommodation

The 450 Sq ft cottage features 1 sleeping room &  bathroom, spacious shower and double sink. The interior is furnished in country western style and individually themed.


Our 3 cabins are equipped with a covered porch overlooking the valley. The 32 ft outdoor swimmingpool and an oversized jacuzzy are within easy walking distance. Enjoy a hot bubble bath during the picturesque sunset or watch a spectacular starry sky later on . The ranch house and barn are within walking distance of the cabins. Breakfast & dinner are served at the ranch house

We also offer our Mobile Suite (30ft luxury RV, hooked up to water & electricity) if case our 3 cabins are occupied.

More info about our rooms, rates and availability here


NO Kitchen or cooking in cabins

NO Shampoo or body wash provided  

NO TV  available

NO Pets allowed 



All our activities are listed in the section What TO DO and are offered as all-inclusive packages or single bookings. Our on site activities include horseback riding western-style, ATV-tours (4x4 motorcycle), rifle shooting and pond fishing or how about a Harley ride or Classic Car tour?


We are committed to make your stay as pleasant and unique as possible.


Lassoing, various games and other ranch activities are free and included in the room rate.




In the vicinity you will find the historic cowboy town of Palo Pinto, small grocery stores as well as the two lakes Palo Pinto and Possum Kingdom. The latter offers a variety of beaches and restaurants as well as boat rentals and other activities. Approx. half an hour away is the City of Mineral Wells with its State Park, which is suitable for hiking, fishing, mountain bike tours and trail rides. Other attractions in a similar distance are a waterpark, a historical museum, and the town Weatherford. There you will find versatile selection of shops and restaurants.