The shops and galleries of Alpine offer an impressive array of fine art, local arts and crafts, cowboy gear and apparel, local rocks and gems and Mexican Imports. Alpine hosts many exciting events such as Alpine's Gallery Night Art Walk, the Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering and the Cinco de Mayo Festival. The restaurants and cafes of Alpine will surprise and please the sophisticated palate with fine German and Italian meals, Tex-Mex platters and good old fashioned Bar-B-Que. Alpine is a great place to hike and bike ride with many diverse trails and fun activities for the whole family. Alpine also features a Balloon Bash during Labor Day Weekend where travelers can experience the West Texas skies over Alpine along with helicopter rides and powered parachute rides. And there are many fun Rodeos that feature roping, riding events and competitions. While you're in the great town of Alpine you must visit the Kokernot Field Park, this unique rural ballpark modeled as a miniature of Wrigley Field, was built in 1947 and is on 20 acres of shade trees, picnic areas, walking trails, a pool and a playground. Here at the Hampton Inn Alpine we offer a great place for you to swim in our indoor pool and relax in our indoor spa. We are passionate about taking good care of you. That's why we offer a broad range of service and amenities to make your stay exceptional.
Guests at the Ramada of Alpine wake up to fresh baked white, wheat and cinnamon- raisin bread, sizzling bacon and sausage, and fresh-brewed coffee. You have the pleasure of tasting all that and waffles, cooked to order eggs and more, because it's all part of our hotel Complimentary Breakfast Buffet. To work off that breakfast, Ramada of Alpine features Lizard Springs Indoor Pool, Jacuzzi and Fitness Center. This facility features a full size, heated indoor pool, the largest Jacuzzi in the Big Bend Region, and state of the art cardio vascular fitness equipment. Combining fitness and fun, Ramada of Alpine is designed to meet the needs of both the business and leisure traveler. Just a few steps from the Ramada hotel's Lizard Springs Fitness Center and Spa is the Alpine City Limits restaurant, where you will find a great eclectic lunch and dinner menu. The famous Reata Restaurant is just 5 minutes away from the hotel and features fine dining juxtaposed to an authentic Western decor. Or, if you'd rather do a Bar-B Que of your own, check out the Ramada open-air pavilion and Bar-B-Que Pit & Smoker, The Lizard Mountain Porch & Overlook. The Porch is an ideal place to gather with family and friends for a Reunion, Wedding, or Corporate retreat, and enjoy a nice old-fashioned cook out. Adjacent to the Porch is a scenic walkway with stunning mountain views.