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Moon River Ranch

Satin, TX View map
Up to 300 guests

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Moon River Ranch, just thirty minutes from Waco, Texas, offers a romantic setting for your special wedding day. Breathtaking views, cascading waterfalls, shimmering pools, swaying palms and the tranquil Brazos River, provide the perfect ambience for weddings, receptions, rehearsals and family reunions. For a most elegant and exclusive wedding, choose Moon River Ranch and make it a unique Texas country event!

At Moon River Ranch, your wedding is important to us. That’s why we specialize in creating romantic, timeless moments and family togetherness on a private and secluded resort. You’ll find the ranch a peaceful place for your wedding, while enjoying the hospitality of our staff and lovely accommodations. You choose where to have your ceremony, from the charming country chapel to the waterfall grape-lined arbor, from rolling pastures painted with pecan trees to the shimmering natural rock pool, it’s a perfect place for you, your family and guests to enjoy memorable moments to be cherished forever.

Sunrise and sunset – that’s how we measure time here. Let this be your own secluded private 550-acre ranch. Slow down and capture the magic moments of this special time. You have your own church, rehearsal/dance hall and rustic boutique lodging to brand your memories for life. Our accommodations in the Main Lodge are filled with overstuffed leather furniture, vintage antiques and elegant finishes that captured the true spirit of Texas living at it’s best. From the rehearsal dinner to reception, we offer all of our guests a warm personal touch, Texas style. Your ceremony will be all you’ve dreamed of in this serene country setting.

Imagine awakening on your wedding day in the country quiet and relax with private massages while preparing for the ceremony. Your ceremony will be all you’ve dreamed in this serene, country setting. Imagine the anticipation of all your guests as you pass by them in your own horse-drawn carriage. After the ceremony, stroll to the reception hall where the two of you will greet your guests and together you’ll celebrate the night away!

So Close, Yet So Far Away!

Moon River Ranch is an all-inclusive facility, designed to accommodate you and your guests for an entire weekend. Moon River Ranch is centrally located just fifteen minutes from Waco, Texas, 90 minutes from Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas and only 75 miles from Austin, Texas, making it an ideal location to create everlasting memories.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$500

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
Parking
Tables

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

300

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

3

Describe your venue:

Banquet Hall
Farm/Ranch

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Wifi

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Furniture
Lighting
Tables

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
October
November
December
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    Victor D. Getting married on 03/04/2026
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    absolutley amazing

    the best weekend ever me and my family had such an amazing time my first time here and definitely love it everything about this place is beautiful , about 1 hour 30 min from the DFW, just a lot to do in 550 acres land my kids were amaze with the exotic animals the pool omg defenetly a super nice place i will recomended to all my family and friends some of them once the saw the pictures i took are already booking :) love it
    el mejor fin de semana que he tenido mi familia y yo la pasamos tan bien la primera vez que estuve aquí y definitivamente me encanta, todo sobre este lugar es hermoso, a aproximadamente 1 hora y 30 minutos del DFW, mucho que hacer en 550 acres de tierra, mis hijos estaban asombrados Con los animales exóticos, la piscina es un lugar súper agradable, recomendaré a toda mi familia y amigos algunos de ellos una vez que vi las fotos que tomé ya están reservando :) Me encanta

    Moon River Ranch's reply:

    Dear Victor,
    Thank you so much for your kind review and your visit to Moon River Ranch. It was truly a pleasure having you here for your visit. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
    Best regards,
    Tex
    General Manager
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    Doug C. Getting married on 11/03/2022
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    Excellent Place to visit

    Moon River Ranch is such a beautiful place for a peaceful and much needed relaxing time. The serenity of it all and the eye gazing views that captures your soul makes this place worth a visit. The gorgeous swimming area, the conversations we had around the fire pit, Humvee rides down paths that had exotic animals in our view were all amazing experiences. So many activities and places on the Ranch that I have to make it my business to go again!

    Moon River Ranch's reply:

    Doug, thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a great review. We enjoyed having you here, and hope you'll be back to visit us again soon!
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    Salma J. Married on 07/05/2022
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    Luxurious, romantic and peaceful getaway

    The ranch is out of this world! From the luxurious ball room settings and rooms, to the cleanliness and relaxing atmosphere, to the exciting outdoor activities! We just loved it!
    The ball room was huge and inviting, the food was delicious, and the outdoor activities were incredible! From swimming, to kayaking, to safari and horseback riding, and ending the night with roasting marshmallows in the biggest and most comfortable fire pit I have ever seen! This ranch has it all!
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402 County Road 417A Satin, TX, 76685
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Moon River Ranch frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Moon River Ranch?

Moon River Ranch includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Chairs
  • Parking
  • Tables

What are the most important characteristics of Moon River Ranch in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Moon River Ranch for wedding events is known for:
  • Banquet Hall
  • Farm/Ranch

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Moon River Ranch for wedding events?

Moon River Ranch offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does Moon River Ranch offer?

Moon River Ranch offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Moon River Ranch offer for wedding events?

Moon River Ranch offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Moon River Ranch have available for wedding events?

Moon River Ranch offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Moon River Ranch and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Moon River Ranch is recommended by 100% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 5.0, with the same score awarded for quality of service, flexibility, value, professionalism and average response time.

What kind of wedding service promotions does Moon River Ranch offer?

Moon River Ranch currently offers 1 special WeddingWire promotion for wedding services.

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