Property & Venue Features

Texas’ best "happily ever after”... 


Endless views on 150 acres of gentle rolling hills and a beautiful lake provide the perfect backdrop to your ceremony. Your guests will enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at the barn, with a view of our amazing animals and their natural surrounds while the sun sets on your amazing day.

Centrally located in the heart of Texas, but it feels like another world.  

Welcome to Blue Hills Ranch, located in the heart of central Texas, just 15 minutes outside Waco. Blue Hills Ranch was named after the 150 acres of beautiful rolling hills covered in bluebonnets that bloom a beautiful blue each spring. We're also home to natural ponds, lakes, free-roaming wildlife, and the Blue Hills Giraffe & Animal Sanctuary. With amazing views as far as the eye can see, majestic hills, and sunsets that will leave you in awe, your guests will be talking about your special day for years to come.


Our 6184 sq. foot wooden climate-controlled barn has been beautifully customized for optimal photography, making sure that capturing every magical moment of your wedding is effortless. The barn is complete with covered porches and climate-controlled to assure that your guest will be comfortable throughout the entire day, no matter the weather. We are not your basic venue - we aim to make your day as special as you can imagine.

Blue Hills Ranch is home to a Giraffe and Animal Sanctuary.


We have 150 acres of land that we share with the Blue Hills Giraffe & Animal Sanctuary. You have the option of getting bridal photos with the resident gentle giants.


Rustic elegance meets modern marvel.

Blue Hills Ranch provides a cutting-edge experience you won’t find anywhere else in Texas. Reception decor customized and interactive guest experiences that will make your wedding the talk of your friends and family long after your special day. Dance lights and accent lighting will provide the perfect dancing celebration for friends and family. From our THX certified sound system and theatrical / concert quality lighting, Blue Hills Ranch has been master planned around entrancing and delighting your guest.



All Wood Barn​

  • 6184 sq. ft

  • Large elegant chandelier 

  • Climate controlled (A/C and Heat)

  • Prep Kitchen

    • Refrigerator, Ice maker, Warming oven​

  • Covered Porches

  • Wine Barrels & Bars

  • Tables & Chairs

  • Concert Quality Sound System

  • Dance & String Lights

  • Cocktail Wine Tables

Pavilion / Chapel & Lakeside Dock

Giraffe & Other Wildlife

Bridal &

Groom’s Cabins​​

Large Onsite Parking Lot

  • Open Air Pavilion / Chapel

  • Views of the lake and rolling hills

  • Dock over the lake

  • Giraffes

  • Zebras

  • British White Cows

  • Mini Donkeys

  • Mini Pigs

  • Otters

  • Deer

  • Tortoises

  • Sleeps 4 per cabin

  • King-sized bed

  • Queen-sized bed

  • 65 inch TV

  • High speed WiFi

  • Full bathroom with shower

  • Amazing views

Many picturesque sites

to choose from:​​

  • Rolling Hills

  • Wooden Barn

  • Lake Dock

  • Oak Tree

  • Bluebonnet Fields (when in season)

  • Antique Fire Truck


  • Giraffes

  • Zebras

  • Mini Donkey

  • Mini Pigs

  • Mini Horses

  • British White Cows

  • Axis Deer

  • Asian Otters

  • Tortoise