Formerly known as Billy Goats Gruff and under new ownership and management, Billy Goats Gruff is now known as Capri on the Guad at 8570 River Road and we are ready to welcome our guests! The property has undergone a transformation to ready our rentals for the remainder of the 2022 season, with more significant improvements planned from mid-September through November, just in time for the Guadalupe River’s fly-fishing season in December!.
Our rentals are available for immediate reservation by dialing 830-226-7110. ALL our rentals enjoy free Wi-Fi on two 1 Gbps networks with Wi-Fi extenders throughout the property! The entire property is fully fenced, and access is provided by gate and individual keyless lock systems on each rental.
W.O.R.D Permit #R1006
The Campground formerly known as Billy Goats Gruff has been renovated to Capri on the Guad, now with five rental options including the main home (Capri), Palisade at Capri, and The Cabins at Capri. The facelift has taken place in every rental and by the 2023 high season, many more updates will be made that will improve the offerings at Capri on the Guad. it will be fabulous. Take it from us - Make Your Reservation NOW
Some of the improvements coming soon include:.
We do! The Cabins at Capri have undergone a facelift and present 3 rental options, open year-round. Each of our cabins is classified as a primitive cabin with air conditioning units. Our cabins do not have indoor cooking facilities, nor do they have individual restrooms. The restroom and shower facilities are shared communal between the 3 cabins and each door has privacy locks for individual use. All our cabins come with the following amenities:
Additionally, each unit is appointed with keyless entry, programmed specifically for your stay. Parking is free and limited to 2 vehicles per rental.
Sleeps 4 - 2 queen size beds | $250/night
Gilly is our only cabin with a separate living area! The sleeping area hosts 2 queen size beds below with 1 queen size bunk above. Sleeps 6 | $325/night
Topaz features 2 sets of queen over queen bunk beds and 1 stand-alone queen bed. Sleeps 10 | $525/night
Yes! We have 2 additional rentals on property:
Located adjacent to “Capri on the Guad,” Palisade is a completely separate unit with private entry & no access to or from the main home. This adorable air-conditioned rental features 2 bedrooms, each appointed with queen beds & fresh linens; and a private bath with standing shower. The rental also has a Keurig coffee machine, microwave, & mini fridge with small sitting area. Access to a charcoal grill is at the bottom of the stairs & 2 Adirondack chairs grace the deck outside of the entrance. Plans to add a kitchenette are in progress and will be ready by 2023!
Our property’s main home has never been available as a rental and we are pleased to add this Tuscan themed home to the River Road rental market - 2 bedrooms (1 king, 1 queen), 2 bath, 1 bunk room (2 sets of full-over-full bunks with twin trundles sleeps 10), a game room with a full-size pool table, and a massive furnished deck with hot tub/chill pool.
Currently, our property is not pet friendly. We greatly appreciate your understanding.
Access to our toobs is complimentary during your stay. You can get directly into the water via our riverfront concrete bulkhead. If you desire to float the river, we will make arrangements with one of our outfitter partners for a nominal shuttle fee. Just let us know when making your reservation if you have any questions or would like for us to go ahead and make those arrangements on your behalf.
Yes, Capri on the Guad is home to the only Float-up Bar & Grill on the Guadalupe River, located between 2nd and 3rd crossing on River Road in New Braunfels, Texas. The bar & grill operates annually during the high season (Memorial Day through Labor Day). Our renters have land access to the menu at the main grub shack, and anyone floating the river simply floats on over to the river’s edge bar to place their food and beverage order – never having to get out of your tube! We call it, Billy Goat’s NBTX. Forms of payment accepted: cash, card, ApplePay, and Venmo! Learn more and view the menu here.
If you didn’t know, now you know! The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department stocks the Guadalupe River with trout WEEKLY from December through February every year. We are looking to add a large stainless filet table near our primitive cabins and provide freezer access for those that wish to filet and go out for another day! Don’t delay - book your guided trips with the best outfitters on the river:
The location of Capri on the Guad, directly on the Guadalupe River between 2nd and 3rd crossing, make it the perfect place to stay for the winter months. Altogether, the property will sleep a total of 39 people!