Looking for a rustic, yet sophisticated venue for your next meeting? Known for our agriculture and farming industries, Bryan College Station is home to unique outdoor spaces filled with charm. Here’s a look at nine agri-chic hotspots.
Peach Creek Ranch
Located a short drive from the Texas A&M campus, Peach Creek Ranch is home to a 5,000 square-foot, climate-controlled barn-style venue alongside a 3,500 square-foot attached pavilion and covered patio space overlooking the lake. With folding chairs, round tables and banquet tables included, the ranch offers two cottages available for pre-function space and overnight stays.
The barn includes a state of the art sound system and statement chandeliers, adding a perfect touch of rustic charm and Texas hospitality for team retreats and recruiting events.
Wind Dancer Retreat
Nestled among the pine trees, Wind Dancer Retreat is a 22-acre, secluded space for retreats, corporate meetings and more. The 5,000 square-foot banquet hall features a cedar wood entrance, pine interior walls and a grand fireplace. Outdoor meeting venue options include an outdoor deck overlooking the pond, perfect for sunsets.
Modern amenities available are four television monitors, a commercial kitchen, wi-fi and tables and chairs (set up and break down) included in rental fees.
Hidden amongst 14 acres of live oaks, the 7F Lodge welcomes groups to enjoy a quieter pace surrounded by nature. This idyllic venue features a 1,500 square-foot pavilion with an attached 2,100 square-foot covered deck and built-in bar.
With on-site catering options from Old Brazos Biscuit Company, planners can even opt for chuck wagon-style catering for guests. Eight secluded cabins are also available for small groups.
Broken Arrow Ranch
Just a quick 10-minute drive from College Station, Broken Arrow Ranch stuns with 50 acres of beautiful range surrounded by majestic oak trees.
The main hall features 4,800 square feet of indoor meeting space built for meetings, corporate retreats and other events. Alongside a 6,000 square-foot covered outdoor area, the ranch is also home to a clay target shooting range, perfect for team building or social events.
Messina Hof Winery & Resort
Specializing in memorable occasions, Messina Hof Winery & Resort is the most awarded winery in Texas and prides itself on hosting guests among the one hundred acres of gentle rolling hills.
Plan team building events like a wine blending session, a private tour, tasting events, and more. For smaller groups, book an overnight stay at The Villa Bed & Breakfast. For business meetings, the property offers additional amenities such as audio/visual rentals, ice sculptures, photo booth rentals and specialty china options for elegant dining.
Rancho de Colores
Treat your group to a break in the outdoors at Rancho de Colores, a 163-acre ranch just outside of College Station.
Surrounded by the rolling Texas hills, attendees can experience great views and plenty of fun at the ranch’s 1,000-foot long zip line and ropes course, or they can take part in a sport shooting competition with target practice. The ranch is also equipped for corporate hunting trips among the property.
The Boathouse at Millican Reserve
With a variety of indoor and outdoor venues, The Boathouse at Millican Reserve overlooks Lake Prescott, with the main venue being the boathouse which features 1,055 square feet of meeting space.
The outdoor Grove venue overlooks the lake with plenty of shaded trees, perfect for outdoor dinner parties and networking events. The Market features table seating, lighting and offers attendees a more casual setting for picnics and social gatherings. Catch-and-release fishing can also be arranged along Lake Prescott.
Set alongside the banks of the Brazos River, the Moore Ranch on the Brazos is a 2,000-acre, fourth generation working farm and ranch – open to guests for special occasions and events.
This rustic venue can be customized for casual and upscale events with a multi-purpose 2,840-square foot venue, ideal for business meetings and retreats. The ranch’s numerous outdoor venues feature views of the rolling hills, lakes and grasslands.
Royalty Pecan Farms
Located in the Brazos Valley, Royalty Pecan Farms guests can enjoy a view overlooking the orchard with the skyline of Bryan and Kyle Field on the horizon. Lush pecan orchards surround this indoor/outdoor venue with 1,200 square-foot interior space and a 2,000 square-foot terrace and expansive lawn.
This unique farm venue offers a quiet, secluded space for team building, corporate dinners and more with sophisticated A/V capabilities and personalized service.
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