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.
14 Reviews for Moon River Ranch
Recommended by 100% of couples
Victor D. · Getting married on 03/04/2026
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 itSent on 06/04/2020
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,
Doug C. · Getting married on 11/03/2022
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!Sent on 06/04/2020
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!
Salma J. · Getting married on 07/05/2022
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!Sent on 06/03/2020
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!