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Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We live just 20 miles from Wilson Ranches but had never been before. The Wilson's generously support the community often by donating overnight stays as auction items for local fundraisers. We purchased a night's stay and had a fabulous retreat and a real ranch experience. We stayed in the Pioneer Room. It was very clean and comfortable. I was amazed...

Thank Suzieg99
Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 22 October 2016

When we first got there about 6:00 pm, we had a note waiting for us welcoming us at the front door entry. We noticed the kurig coffee was available so I did not hesitate and headed to our "Homestead" room. We had the most romantic room, very large for 2 but it had a fireplace and being from Hawaii, it...

Thank Debbie P
Johor, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

My five year old and I visited Wilson Ranches Retreat for a family vacation. The hosts were amazing, they were patient and capable with my five year old while taking her on trail rides. The surrounding scenery was gorgeous and breathtaking- Kara and Brian had extensive knowledge of the area. We couldn't have asked for more as far as breakfast...

Thank KathrynOlson
Hood River, Oregon
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My sister and I stayed here for 3 days in September. It was my sister's 50th birthday and she wanted to relive our memories of growing up on a ranch. Kara made that happen for us! We rode fence with the hired hand, Brett and checked cattle and water. It felt just like being with our dad except that Brett...

Thank Kathy M
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

An absolute delightful experience. Our hosts for the two night stay, Kara and Brian, so caring and attentive. Their historic ranch house is both quaint and modernized. Free WiFi, comfortable queen bed, fluffy towels, a separate cook House with barbecue, and horseback rides. The basement rooms have their own bathroom, and are daylighted. Great for a family with kids. Breakfast...

Thank Oregon-ByDesign
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Our stay at Wilson Ranches and Retreat was a great experience. Phil, Nancy, Kara and her husband were really welcoming, charming and funny. Our 2yo son loved the place, the horses, the cows. It was so quiet and beautiful. Kara and Nancy were also really helpful to plan our visit in the region. I would highly recommend their accomodation to...

Thank CLedMtl
San Jose, California
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A truly uniquely wonderful experience! If you are going to be in the northern part of Oregon. I suggest that you seriously consider adding the Wilson Ranch Retreat to your vacation agenda., especially if you have children or others who love horses and want to experience the vastness of open space. We went in late July ; two of us...

Thank Tara M
Aloha, Oregon
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Our family (son Todd and daughters Miya and Elsa, and son Brent and DIL Loni) spent time here just "hanging out". It was wonderful!!! We rode horses, hiked, traveled to the fossil beds in Fossil, Clarno, and John Day areas and saw lots of wild life. We really enjoyed the ranch breakfasts - Brian is an excellent cook!!! Our rooms...

Thank Penney H
berkeley, ca 94720
Reviewed 30 May 2016

we are group of 15 adults, stay there 3 nights in May 2016,what a wonderful wonderful experiences, mama- Nancy & daughter-Kara were there every early morning cooking, setting table...to feed us super delicious breakfast, chat, laugh & lots of story telling, informations, the day when our cars pull out from the Ranch, everyone wave hands so hard but no one...

Thank ann c
Napa, CA
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We stayed 2 nights in the Buckhorn room. This is a lovely property and a working ranch, which we had the pleasure of exploring on horseback - a memorable "round-up" experience, lil' dogies and all! Nancy and Phil are wonderful hosts. We thoroughly enjoyed invigorating conversations with them and other guests around the breakfast table both mornings. Good food, comfy...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wilson Ranches is a 9,000 acre cattle and hay ranch three miles West of Fossil, Oregon. The Retreat has six ranch style guest rooms, two common baths, two private baths, and a spacious living and dining room. Enjoy horseback riding in a geologically and historically rich area of Wheeler County. Wheeler County is home of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument and has the richest find of prehistoric fossils in the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast

Address: 15809 Butte Creek Ln, PO Box 274, Fossil, OR 97830-8339
Region: United States > Oregon > Fossil
Price Range: €71 - €133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Call ahead to discuss your room needs. Kara is great at placing you in the best room to suit you.”
Suzieg99, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Far from everything else but worth the serenity”
DebbieP66, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“every room- good room”
annc712, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Pay attention to their website, then call for availability.”
NWRoadie60, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If your looking for dinner in town, RJ's is not fancy, but has very good food.”
TFamily912, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
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