Scenic Hill Retreat provides a gateway to an unforgettable vacation exploring the charming town of Round Top, Texas. Nestled amidst picturesque landscapes, Scenic Hill Retreat offers a tranquil escape that combines natural beauty with a rich cultural tapestry. Join us as we guide you through the highlights of Round Top, from the world-famous Antique Show to delightful dining experiences, encounters with the Junk Gypsies, and the cultural haven of Festival Hill.
Round Top Antique Show Extravaganza:
Prepare to be amazed by the Round Top Antique Show, a mecca for collectors and vintage enthusiasts. Held biannually in spring and fall, this renowned event draws visitors from all corners of the globe. With Scenic Hill Retreat as your home base, you'll have convenient access to the treasure trove of stalls offering antique furniture, vintage clothing, unique decor pieces, and more. Lose yourself in the nostalgia of bygone eras and uncover hidden gems that will become cherished possessions.
Delectable Dining Experiences:
Round Top may be a small town, but its culinary scene is big on flavor and creativity. After a day of exploration, treat yourself to a delightful dining experience. Royers Café is a local institution known for its cozy ambiance and legendary pies that will satisfy even the sweetest tooth. For a farm-to-table gastronomic adventure, visit The Garden Co. Bistro, where fresh, seasonal ingredients are expertly transformed into Texan culinary delights. A few more culinary gems worth exploring include Duo at Market Hill. This upscale restaurant offers an exquisite ever changing menu crafted with locally sourced produce, showcasing the seasonal flavors of the region. Round Top Brewery, a favorite spot to relax and enjoy a pint with friends, takes pride in creating small-batch, handcrafted beers and their bar food is amazing (duck confit tacos!). For those seeking artisanal cocktails and a cozy atmosphere, Ellis Motel is the place to be. This stylish venue boasts a well-curated cocktail menu featuring handcrafted libations made with care and precision.
Embrace the Spirit of the Junk Gypsies:
Round Top proudly embraces the creative spirit of the Junk Gypsies, Amie Sikes and Jolie Sikes-Smith. Pay a visit to their flagship store, Junk Gypsy Company, where you'll be enchanted by a world of vintage treasures and bohemian designs. Explore the whimsical aisles filled with unique clothing, accessories, and curiosities that inspire a sense of wanderlust and creativity. Let the Junk Gypsies' signature style ignite your imagination and take home a piece of their magic.
Festival Hill: A Cultural Haven:
Just a short drive from Scenic Hill Retreat lies Festival Hill, a haven for culture enthusiasts. Set amidst 200 acres of breathtaking scenery, Festival Hill houses the Texas Festival Institute, a prestigious music school. Take a leisurely stroll through the beautiful gardens, attend a captivating classical music concert, or participate in workshops and festivals that celebrate the arts. Festival Hill offers a serene retreat where you can nourish your soul and immerse yourself in the artistic spirit of Round Top.
Scenic Hill Retreat, with its idyllic setting and proximity to Round Top's vibrant attractions, is your ideal home away from home. Experience the charm, history, and cultural richness of this remarkable town, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Plan your visit to Scenic Hill Retreat and prepare for an enchanting journey through the heart of Round Top, Texas.
True romantics, nature lovers and local entrepreneurs, Brad & Jenny Stufflebeam, owners of Scenic Hill Retreat, have lived and raised their family on a small farm in Washington County, TX since 2004.