Area Attractions

Branch on High

Branch on High

Restaurants

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.

Wineries/Distilleries

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

Spa/Salon Services

Firefly Farm & Day Spabringing the spa to you. Therapists will come directly to our hotel.  Massage, Mani/Pedi, & Facials all in the comfort of your hotel room.

Scott & Co. Hair Salon   Perfect for the wedding weekend or special occasion here in Comfort.

TreusDell Salon & Spa – San Antonio  Hair, nails, massage, facials and teeth whitening all under one roof in the San Antonio area.

Shops/Venues

High's Cafe

High’s Cafe

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

Parks

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