Girls’ Weekend in Waco, Texas – What To Do

Are you planning the ultimate girls’ getaway weekend in Waco, Texas?!


Whether you’re a local Wacoan or are planning on comin in from out of state, check out our complete list of the best activities, restaurants, and shops to visit on your girl’s weekend in Waco! 


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Here is the ultimate girls' getaway weekend guide to Waco, Texas!


Why we love them: A fun place to stay offering zen pink beach vibes in the middle of the heart of downtown Waco – perfect for a girls’ getaway.



Why we love them: Located one mile from Magnolia Silos and Market and Baylor University, the home was completely remodeled in 2019 and is the perfect spot to stay for girls’ weekend.



Why we love it:  Designed by the designers of Halet James Design Co, the same team that has earned the recognition of HGTV Magazine, Modern Texas Living, and Bekah Martinez from ABC’s The Bachelor. Only 3 Minute Driving and 10 minutes Walking Distance to Magnolia.


Why we love it: Brand new vacation rental within steps of the Magnolia Market Silos. Perfect if you don’t want to rent a car! And great for your girls’ weekend Instagram post, too.



Why we love them:

 The home was toured by Chip & Joanna Gaines on Fixer Upper, featured on the cover of Cottage Style Magazine, and called “Our Favorite Fixer Upper” by Modern Farmhouse Magazine. The home is beautifully decorated and perfectly situated just a couple of miles from Baylor University, Magnolia Market, Cameron Park, great shopping, and delicious food.



Why we love them: Boutique hotel closest to Magnolia, with top-rated accommodations and plenty of ways to relax! Steps away from local shops, restaurants, and nightlife near the Brazos Riverwalk.

Why we love them:  Multiple shops all in one! Everything from clothes to home decor and more. The best place to bring all your girlfriends. Check out our video on Instagram!



Why we love them:  Located in downtown Waco, offering the latest trends in fashion.


Why we love them: Updated and modern fashion in the heart of Texas, carrying a mix of contemporary American and international designers.

Why we love them:  A vineyard close to Waco offering fine wines made with 100% Texas-grown grapes. Bring the girls to have an Instagram-worthy time.



Why we love them:  Experience Waco while paddling down the Brazos River in a Stand-up Paddle Board or Kayak rental The perfect place for an adventure with your best friends.



Why we love them:  A 16-person pedal bike party bus with a u-shaped bar top providing a great communal, group activity for any locals or visitors to enjoy. Reservations required.



Why we love them: A Waco original located in Downtown Waco voted Waco’s Best Brunch for multiple years and award-winning cocktails. 


Why we love them: Milo All Day delivers southern comfort food scratch-made using the best, Texas-sourced ingredients of the season. Sure to be a crowd pleaser for your best girlfriends. Check out the video!



Why we love them: Upscale bistro with a Chef who is a culinary explorer. Seasonal menu with rotating specials. Impressive wine and spirit selection.

Why we love them: Texas-style chophouse crafting steaks, seafood & sushi plates in an elegant, wood-lined dining room. Great for a formal dinner out with the girls.



Why we love them: A place for fine dining in a casual atmosphere with a commitment to serving the finest beef, seafood, and farm-to-table products.



Why we love them: An authentic Italian Experience through exceptional service, delicious food, and a classy environment.



Why we love them: A friendly environment, centered around the people and relationships here, all while offering a phenomenal wine selection and excellent food.


Why we love them: Eclectic dishes served with wines by the glass, bottle & flight in a cozy spot with live music. The environment is perfect for a girls’ weekend.


There you have it! The ultimate girls’ weekend in Waco guide! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexasliving in all your adventures! 

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