Collective Hill Country | Luxury Glamping at Montesino Ranch
Wimberley, TX

Hill Country

Hill Country
Governors Island
Hill Country

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.

Outlook Tent Interior with a king-size bed


Snack food kept on table


Hot stamping on wood


Outdoor experiences
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.

Woman doing yoga exercise with the sun

Yoga at Hill Country • WELLNESS

Tibetan Singing Bowl with people relaxing

Sound Meditation • WELLNESS

Hot stamping on wood

Bubbly and Branding • CULINARY

Campfire marshmallows with burnt flames

Campfire S'mores • CULINARY

Dog resting in the tent

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.

What is Collective Retreats?

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.

What is Collective Hill Country?

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!

What are the Accommodations Like?

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. Each morning our guests will enjoy breakfast with a seasonal mix of healthy and hearty options and culinary offerings 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.

What is there to do on site?

Guests can enjoy an array of activities that take advantage of our setting including:

  • Bubbly & Branding
  • 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
How do you get to Collective Hill Country?

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.

Are you Pet Friendly?
Guests may bring up to two dogs on retreat → service animals count towards this number.
  • Pets need to remain on leash while on property and not left unattended in tent accommodations.
  • There is a fee for each dog to cover the additional cleaning of the accommodation post-stay.
    • Service dogs covered by Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act, will not incur a charge
    • $50 per dog (up to 25 lbs)
    • $100 per dog (26 to 65 lbs)
  • Pet owners are responsible for all damage created by their pet at CHC including damage and soiled items or cleaning that requires a 3rd party vendor.  Please note additional charges may apply on a situational basis.