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Get cozy at a bed-and-breakfast in the Highland Lakes

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Chanticleer Log Cabin in Spicewood is a private, restored log cabin on 26 acres on Lake Travis. PHOTO: Courtesy Chanticleer Cabins

Plan a stay in one of the beautiful and unique bed-and-breakfasts in the Highland Lakes. You’ll be able to start your day with a wonderful meal before you set off to enjoy one of the 100 other things to do here.

So whether you’re looking for a lakefront getaway or a more rustic setting, Highland Lakes bed-and-breakfasts have the right mix for you.

Lake Buchanan

Lakeside Lodge (on East Lake Buchanan)
201 Lakewood Drive
Burnet, Texas 78611
Phone: (512) 756-4935
Lakeside Lodge is located six miles from Reveille Peak Ranch and three miles from the Vanishing Texas River Cruise and the Canyon of the Eagles, where you can dine and visit the observatory for a night of stargazing. The lodge provides a full breakfast. It specializes in couple and adult retreats.

Rainbow Hearth Sanctuary (on north East Lake Buchanan)
1330 Waterway Lane
Burnet, Texas 78611
Phone: (512) 756-7878
Enjoy organic breakfasts, lunches and dinners daily. The sanctuary specializes in stress-relieving body work. It offers onsite spa therapies, a hot tub and activities. It is located in the middle of a nature park with a gorgeous trail system and beautiful views. You can fish offshore as there’s still plenty of water.

Painted Sky Inn (on the eastern shore of Lake Buchanan)
1400 CR 128
Burnet, TX 78611
Phone (512) 715-9896
On the eastern shore of Lake Buchanan, Painted Sky Inn has 11 newly renovated lakeside cabins and a small recreational vehicle park. Each cabin is equipped with a kitchen. This is a pet-friendly place, so bring Fido or FiFi along with you.

Lake Travis (Marble Falls and Spicewood)

Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast
1455 Cimarron Ranch Road
Marble Falls, Texas 78654
Phone: (830) 798-0818
On 35 acres overlooking Lake Travis, Bella Vista is pet-friendly, has satellite service and is non-smoking. You can choose between any of three guest rooms or a two-bedroom cottage with a full kitchen and a living room that is ideal for families or people who want privacy. A continental breakfast is optional. Bella Vista is expanding and will be able to host small weddings of up to 50 people beginning in June.

Chanticleer Cabins
Includes Chanticleer Log Cabin, Villa Celeste e Villa Stellata ad Dal Nonno
530 Lost Cove Drive
Spicewood, Texas 78669
Phone: (830) 693-4269

Chanticleer Log Cabin
A private, restored log cabin on 26 acres on Lake Travis, with a screened porch and fireplace. Also enjoy line-dried linens, duvet, homemade cookies and granola, kitchenette and gas grill.

Villa Celeste e Villa Stellata
These two separate restored cabins are tucked away on 80 acres, surrounding a private swimming pool and hot tub solely for the villas. King beds with duvets, towel warmers, gas fireplaces, saltillo and wood floors, kitchenettes and gas grill come complete with homemade cookies and granola and breakfast options. Privacy guaranteed, even for only two guests.

Dal Nonno
A cabin secluded in the woods on 80 acres with a private hot tub tucked in the trees, gas grill, queen pillow-top with duvet and line-dried all-cotton linens, robes, living room with flat-screen TV/DVD/CD player and kitchenette. And don’t forget those homemade cookies, granola and breakfast options.