Play & Stay

We'd be delighted if you'd attend one of our OYOU events and relax, revive, and rejuvenate by staying overnight in Martindale or the greater San Marcos area! 


Martindale is straddled by the big cities of San Antonio and Austin, Texas. We're also 30 miles from Wimberley, 25 miles from New Braunfels, 6 miles from San Marcos, 8 miles from Kingsbury, 12 miles from Lockhart, and 5 miles from Maxwell, Staples, and Fentress!


Simply put, we are close to pretty much everything!  

Historic Downtown Martindale

Main Street

Martindale, TX


Likeable Links




Good Things Grocery Store 

Always interesting and excitingly eclectic healthy and wholesome country store featuring dizzying array of wines and produce that's both local and globally sourced. 


Creeksouth Farms 

They run a specialty cut flower farm and boutique wedding florist serving the Texas Hill Country. Their seasonal blooms are available at local retailers and farmers markets. They also host pop-up flower shops and seasonal workshops. 


Popular Markets

These local markets feature independent vendors, farmers, and growers that sell all things handmade, homemade, vintage, and more!

San Marcos Market

Martindale Market


Martindale Library

These folks connect the community of Martindale to the world. They also have special events and offer a treasure trove of reading wonders online. 


San Marcos Tourism Brochures

San Marcos River Foundation

Mermaid Society 

Art Squared

Price Center 

Own Your Own Universe 

Spencer Canoes 

Eye of the Dog Art Center

Darma Ranch  



Martindale Schoolhouse

This is where old school meets new school! Built in 1921, the Martindale Schoolhouse is an official Texas Historical Landmark. The feeling of being inside a 100 year-old school building will transport you back in time to experience what a rural school was like over a century ago. This event center is perfect for weddings, special events, weekend getaways, and outdoor excursions!  Carefully curated with eclectic art from around the world, the schoolhouse operates as a fully functioning event center with overnight capacity for groups of all sizes. Their Martindale Social Hall is on site and under the sky and stars within the walls of the original school gymnasium.



Air B&B 


San Marcos Tourism Center 


Pecan Park Campgrounds 

Shady Grove Campgrounds 

Blue River Camp 

Wahwahtaysee Resort 

La Quinta 

Holiday Inn 

Embassy Suites