A Retreat as Bold as its Home State
Perched on a ridge overlooking Montesino Ranch is our Texas retreat. This property offers a connection to an incredibly diverse natural landscape: The Hill Country is home to everything from enchanting peaks to winding rivers and ancient caves all ready to be explored. It’s also a burgeoning wine region, with charming scenic towns now home to renowned vineyards.
Less than an hour outside of Austin and just 90 minutes from San Antonio, our updated accommodations stand surrounded by the region’s trademark mesquite and live oak trees. The views are wide and breathtaking, especially at sunset when vivid warm tones wash over the hills.
in the Hill Country
The Texas Hill Country is a playground for nature junkies and culture aficionados alike. We know how to make the most of it.
Collective Barbecue Experience • CULINARY
Yoga at Hill Country • WELLNESS
Sound Meditation • WELLNESS
Bubbly and Branding • CULINARY
Campfire S'mores • CULINARY
Woof Retreat • PETS
A new vantage point
Your questions, answered.
The setting is untamed, but the retreat is not. Collective Hill Country is an elevated experience in nature offering everything you need for a restorative stay. Clear skies, exciting food, and the sounds of nature are always present while you enjoy the comfort of the Collective experience.
Collective Retreats is a new, meaningful way to travel. We have reimagined the traditional hotel experience, creating intimate destination retreats in unique locations.
Each retreat in our portfolio includes accommodations that combine style and comfort, and dining that enhances its surroundings. Through thoughtful design, personalized guest attention, and insider information and tips, you’ll learn about and experience the location in a new way. By the end of the trip, you’ll have connected to the place, yourself, and those around you.
This sprawling luxury camping retreat is set on a ridgeline overlooking the scenic Montesino Ranch in the heart of Texas Hill Country. The 225-acre ranch and organic farm maintain an authentic Texas flavor while bringing in plenty of modern comforts. In addition to horseback riding and outdoor adventures, there are ample art galleries, musical venues, and more.
Perfect for couples, families, solo travelers, and group gatherings!
Our accommodations have everything you’d expect from a five-star hotel, from plush beds with high thread count linens to bathrooms with luxury bath amenities. Our chef makes breakfast with a seasonal mix of healthy and hearty options every morning and farm-to-table dinners every evening.
The retreat features the following accommodation types:
Summit Tents: Our thoughtfully designed Summit Tents bring style and comfort to the outdoors, with choice of king-size bed or two single beds made up with high-thread-count linens, private en-suite bathrooms, plush towels, boutique bathroom amenities, and private decks with Adirondack chairs. Accommodate 2 adults.
Family Suite: The perfect compound for families where parents and children can have their own space to reconnect. Includes a Summit Tent and a separate tent with two single beds. Please note, the separate tent with two single beds is not connected to the main tent and may not be appropriate for small children. Accommodates 2 adults, and 2 children 12 and under.
Summit Tent Honeymoon Suite: The most secluded tent at Collective Hill Country, the Honeymoon Suite is the cherry on top of a perfect romantic escape. Enjoy on of our Summit Tents bringing style and comfort to the outdoors, with a king-size bed made up with high-thread-count linens, private en-suite bathrooms, plush towels, boutique bathroom amenities, and private decks with Adirondack chairs. Includes an exclusive additional Private Ridge Deck overlooking Montesino Ranch, ideal for romantic dining, stargazing, and reconnecting. Accommodate 2 adults.
Guests can enjoy an array of activities that take advantage of our setting including:
- Bubbly & Branding
- Fondue for Two
- Charcuterie Journey
- Horseback Riding
- Pilates/Yoga Fusion
- Collective Live Sound Meditation Session
- Electric Bike Tours
- In-tent Massage
- Hiking in the surrounding Hill Country
- Water activities at surrounding rivers and lakes
World-class chefs interpret local ingredients and culture in innovative, delicious ways—the result is an experience you can’t find anywhere else. Every retreat offers gourmet dining (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) paired with unparalleled views. Our retreats feature locally sourced beer and wine.
Collective Hill Country is located an hour from Austin and 90 minutes from San Antonio, near the charming town of Wimberley, Texas. We’re easily accessible from both the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and the San Antonio International Airport. We recommend renting a car so you’ll be able to explore everything the area has to offer.
Once you arrive, our team will meet you in the parking area to guide you to your tent. It’s about a 5-minute walk, so wear comfortable footwear. We’ll transport your luggage to your tent for you
We would be happy to host you and your furry friends! We welcome up to two dogs 50 lbs. or lighter to join you throughout your stay, on-retreat, and in your tent.
A $50 pet fee will be charged per reservation per pet. Please note that each tent is secured with a heavy-duty zipper and clips. We ask that you bring your pets along with you while you explore the area.