Everything in the work world is busy, speedy, noisy and complicated - And sometimes it really burns me out. But, I have found my cure for that feeling like I am going to have a nervous breakdown because of a jammed calendar and a goofy rat race - The Windmill Ranch Preserve.
When I first went to Snyder, Texas it was to do some research on the community college there (Western Texas) and I dreaded coming to what I had heard was just another small, oil town stuck in the buttcrack of nowhere in Texas. But, then when I got to the Windmill Ranch, my accommodation choice for the trip, I was totally blown away.
Located about 5 miles outside of town and on a 1000 or so acres of land, this sweet spot sucks you into its solitude and slow down like nowhere I have ever been. Great rooms - Great bathrooms and best of all, the sense that you were somewhere special - Basically an oasis from the desert of the normal.
I'm serious when I say that I do not relax easily... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The coolest Escape Destination in Texas featuring creative top-notch Bed and Breakfast amenities and personalized hospitality. Our goal is to provide you with a "want for nothing" type of getaway.We'll greet you from the time you arrive and try to grant your every wish while you enjoy a truly West Texas experience. On our 1,000 acres of property, you can unplug from the world as you know it, invite friends or family to join you in a bonding experience like no other, bring your leadership team for an out-of-the-box brainstorming weekend, reserve our unique space for a cool reunion, say "I Do" to your fiancee within our incredible wedding set-ups and for those of you working for weeks or months at a time in the oil and gas industry, do yourself a favor and avoid boring motel stays with our extended Windmill deals.The Windmill Ranch Preserve also welcomes those of you who are seeking to deepen your spiritual relationship. Have your own individual or group spiritual retreat here and feel free to use our self-guided Spiritual Formation Curriculum. We will soon offer personal or group spiritual direction with our on-staff ordained retreat leader. ... more less