814 A Texas Bistro (right next door) serves dinner Thursday – Sunday and brunch Saturday and Sunday that Texas Monthly reviewed as “memorable food in a charming historic building.” [Reservations strongly recommended.]
High’s Café and Store (across the street) is the place for lunch and a little shopping.
Comfort Pizza offers imaginative pies at the converted gas station on the corner.
Welfare Café fine dining is worth the short drive to Waring.
Singing Water Vineyards Approximately 5 miles from Hotel Faust
Bending Branch Winery Approximately 4 miles from Hotel Faust
Newsom Vineyards Tasting Room September 2016
Branch on High Bending Branch tasting room located 3 doors down offering tastings and small plates
Hill Country Distillers Straight out the front door and down the path
Comfort’s wide variety of interesting and quality shops surprises some visitors. Much of the shopping is within walking distance of the Hotel. The area is known for antiques and along with those, you will discover supplies for elephant polo, restored vintage light fixtures, artisan yarns, cooking gadgets, science toys, and one-of-a-kind gifts.
The Ingenhuett on High – Wedding/Event Venue Located 3 doors down from Hotel Faust, this 1860’s hardware store has been recreated into an amazing venue.
Cherokee Rose Venue Located 6 miles from Hotel Faust and offers a quaint, country backdrop for a wedding or get together.
Spinelli’s Venue Located 2 blocks from Hotel Faust, Spinelli’s is a wedding and special event venue.
Miss Giddy’s Pie, gifts, accessories, gardening are just a few of the many items you’ll find.
Huckleberry’s Gifts and accessories plus
The Elephant Story Gifts and accessories plus
The Tinsmith’s Wife Knitting, Crochet store
The Loom Room Weaving and Spinning
8th Street Market Antiques and Coffee Shop
Joshua Springs Park and Preserve has outdoor activities for the whole family.
Lost Maples State Natural Area has year-round attractions in addition to the beautiful fall foliage.
James Kiehl River Bend Park is a 25-acre natural area with woodlands and Guadalupe River frontage right outside of Comfort.
Old Tunnel State Park, located between Comfort and Fredericksburg, is home to three million Brazilian free-tail bats from May through October.
Photo Credit: Kelly Smith Photoraphy