The shore of Lake Granbury as viewed from the water

Looking to get away this spring? Shake off the frost of winter and reset your body and mind for this new season. There is so much to do that it can often be overwhelming, so we have compiled the ultimate getaway itinerary that includes five epic ways to relax this spring in Granbury, TX. You deserve a getaway that relaxes the body and soothes the mind, and we can’t wait to give it to you.

1. Immerse Yourself in Arts & Culture

One of the most popular ways to relax here is by immersing yourself in the rich art and culture in Granbury, TX. You have multiple options regarding what you would like to see and do during your day off around the town.

Just a two-block walk from our Inn on Lake Granbury is our Historic Granbury Square. Here, you can take in a live performance at Granbury Live or Granbury Theatre Company/Opera House.  Sit back, relax, and see a spectacular live show.

If live theater isn’t for you, check out our local drive-in movie theater for that old-time, nostalgic cinematic experience. Looking to delve into more authentic local art? Check out our list of some of the best art galleries in Historic Granbury Square and beyond.

2. Wander through the Acton Nature Center

There is something so peaceful about simply observing nature. We get so caught up in daily life that we forget to stop and smell the roses… oh, and watch the butterflies soar. Acton Nature Center is home to The Elizabeth Crockett Memorial Butterfly Garden, where you can do both. Not only is this butterfly garden one of our favorite places in Granbury, but it also attracts butterfly lovers from both near and far.

Calling all bird lovers! Wandering the Acton Nature Center is a great way to spot some stunning native bird species. The Center also offers a guided birding walk every Saturday morning!

If butterflies and birds aren’t your cup of tea, the Acton Nature Center provides so many other ways to relax. The five miles of groomed trails will come to life with fresh blooms this spring. Taking the time to walk, observe, and appreciate the natural beauty around you is one of our favorite ways to relax this spring in Granbury, TX.

3. Stroll through Historic Granbury Square

We like to ease ourselves into the area’s culture while on a getaway. Strolling through Historic Granbury Square is the perfect way to unwind while experiencing our picturesque town. Enjoy the quaint square packed with boutiques, restaurants, museums, coffee shops, bookstores, art galleries, and more.

Walk, talk, eat, and shop around our charming town center. We promise there is something for everyone here.

4. Vineyards, Wineries, Distilleries, and More

When it comes to relaxation, we can’t think of anything better than sipping on a delectable, crisp wine or sharing a fresh brew with someone special.

Granbury, TX, is home to some of the most beautiful vineyards in the region. As the sun begins to shine just a little brighter with the coming spring, visit a local winery and take in the fresh blooms of spring. There is something beautiful about strolling vineyards and feeling the sun on your skin. Check out a few of these local vineyards that are absolutely exquisite.

If you are a beer lover, Granbury, TX, is for you. Located reasonable distances from our Inn on Lake Granbury, here are some local breweries and distilleries that you should take advantage

5. A Day at the Spa

Your body deserves to be pampered, and so do you. A day at the spa…what more could you ask for? Pamper yourself this spring at one of our favorite locations in Granbury: Serenity on the Square: Manis, pedis, massages, facials, and more.

Located in our Historic Granbury Square, Serenity on the Square is the perfect place to stop in while you are out exploring our beautiful city streets. Step back from the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy an individually tailored spa experience.

6. Retreat to Our Inn on Lake Granbury

Did you know that our Inn on Lake Granbury provides in-room luxury massages? If you are looking for the ultimate rest and relaxation getaway, indulge in a personalized spa experience. We offer Swedish massages, pressure point massages, and even prenatal massages. It is imperative to take time to rejuvenate the mind and body, so why not treat yourself and someone special to an in-room massage date? Explore booking options here.


Well, there you have it! We hope you take time this season to explore some of the things on our list of six ways to relax this spring in Granbury, TX. Our list reflects where we find the most peace and relaxation in our quaint and charming hometown, and now we are sharing it with you. There is truly something for everyone here.


Relax, get away from it all, and let our innkeepers at the Inn on Lake Granbury end your stay each night with the peaceful ambiance you need this spring. Hot tubs, plush bedding, beautiful sunsets, and more are waiting for you. Book now.


Published March 2023