Sophie’s Gasthaus | A hidden gem in the heart of downtown New Braunfels - Sophies Gasthaus

Sophie’s Gasthaus | A hidden gem in the heart of downtown New Braunfels

February 15, 2024

photo credit: New Braunfels Convention & Visitors Bureau

Unveil the charm of Sophie’s Gasthaus, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of downtown New Braunfels!

Originally built in 1906, our newly renovated hotel seamlessly blends classic German architecture with modern design. With eight uniquely appointed rooms and suites, Sophie’s Gasthaus epitomizes Texas hospitality intertwined with luxurious details—ideal for your spring break getaway.

Indulge in the refined, art-filled interiors or explore our lush courtyard, inviting outdoor pool, and expansive lawn. If you’re seeking a New Braunfels hotel with soul, look no further than Sophie’s Gasthaus—a stunning oasis in the center of a charming, historic downtown district.

Begin your day with a leisurely stroll to Krause’s Cafe for brunch followed by browsing downtown boutiques. Head over to Gruene for wine tasting experience at The Grapevine before dinner at The Gristmill, then finish the day with live music at Gruene Hall – a perfect day capturing the essence of New Braunfels.

In addition to Gruene Hall, you can experience live music all over New Braunfels every night of the week. Here’s a Live Music Best Of List and Live Music Calendar to help plan your itinerary. Below are a few venues to give you just a taste of what’s in store and on stage in New Braunfels.


Situated right on the beautiful Guadalupe River, this outdoor concert venue provides an amazing setting for unforgettable shows. Current lineup includes:
4/6  Dwight Yoakam
5/10-11 Willie Nelson & Family
5/17 Travis Tritt
5/24-26 Miranda Lambert
6/28-29 Reckless Kelly

For up-to-date concert information and tickets, visit


The oldest dancehall in Texas boasts a legendary stage that has been the birthplace of numerous music careers. Upcoming shows include:
2/29 & 3/1 Eli Young Band
3/2 Ray Wylie Hubbard 
3/8-9 Roger Creager
4/5 Sunny Sweeney
4/6 The Marshall Tucker Band
5/24 Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway

Gruene Hall is constantly adding new shows. See those and purchase tickets at


As an anchor in downtown New Braunfels since 1942, the Brauntex Theatre has been resurrected as a performing arts venue and holds a spot in the National Register of Historic Places. Upcoming events include:
2/24 The Fabulous Thunderbirds
3/8 Michael Martin Murphey
3/14-17 Legally Blonde The Musical

For complete info and tickets, click on

There’s so much to do in New Braunfels; you’ll need a luxurious, comfortable, place to unwind after the best day ever. Luckily, Sophie’s Gasthaus is located right in the heart of downtown New Braunfels with a private pool and hot tub, and within easy walking distance to plenty to do. And if you’re looking for the perfect place to host your wedding, reception, cocktail party, or family gathering—look no further than Sophie’s Gasthaus.

Book your room online or give us a call. We can’t wait to have you.