Frio River Resorts offers the finest in Concan vacation homes, lodges, and rentals. Great news for pool lovers! We will have at least 18 homes with swimming pools for the 2018 season. Enjoy the day on the Frio and relax in the evening by a fantastic pool!

New for 2018

AGAINST THE GRAIN - 2 upscale casitas for 2 or 3 people that feature shared pool & hot tub, BBQ/covered patio area, rustic setting, and is situated on #2 fairway.  Designed for couples that don't need a large house but still want to enjoy the Frio experience. 2 miles and a nine iron from the Frio River.

ON SECOND THOUGHT - 5 BR, 5.5 bath single story spacious home in Mountain Valley with pool and large covered outside entertainment area.  One block from the Concan golf course club house and 2 blocks from the House Pasture Restaurant and Country Music venue.

CAZADORES ESCONDITE - Heartstone's next top property is now under construction. 7 BRS, 7.5 baths sleeps 29 with no bunk beds.  Special features include 3 master suites,  outdoor kitchen , pool with hot tub, terraced walkway down to private river frontage, and designer quality finish. 5,000 + square feet heatable area. 

TEXAS WEDGE - Expansion begins soon that will transform this property into a 5 BR delight including a new pool.  Located on the fairway on hole #1 puts you near the club house and the House Pasture Restaurant. 






EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Any leases for Spring Break or Easter made before February 15th will receive a 10% discount.


Lower off-season rates in effect September 15th to May 15th except for Holidays and Spring Break.


2018 Reservations can now be accepted.

About Us


Frio River Resorts LLC is owned and operated by Gary and Sonja Hightower and provides management services to the rapidly increasing vacation home rental market in the Frio Canyon area. Our goal is to provide a clean and safe environment for our guests while operating the properties in an efficient manner that will maximize the return to our property owners.

To assist us in this objective we have experienced personnel overseeing the operations, state of the art web site, and expanded services to owners to reduce expenses and repairs. We also have the latest software in order to provide quick and accurate accountability to our Owners. Consulting services are available to our Owners to keep them aware of valuation, taxation, and trends.

We will work diligently to expand the rental season into the fall and winter months by offering special packages for golfers, hunters, and family reunions (only with property owners permission).


Gary has been an active licensed real estate broker in Texas since 1974. His real estate background includes appraising, general contracting, ad valorum tax representation, and loan originating. He has owned, managed, and sold rental properties for 40+ years. Gary operates his brokerage firm out of Concan and has successfully closed nearly ½ billion dollars of multifamily properties since 1990. He and his wife of 49 years, Sonja, have lived full time in Concan for 13 years.


Sonja has been a licensed Texas real estate salesperson since 1976. She currently oversees the reservations and accounting activities for Frio River Resorts. Sonja continuously strives to finds ways to reduce costs and increase efficiency that ultimately benefit our property owners. Additionally, she has been a real asset to the company by providing constructive property condition assessments, interior upgrades, and landscaping recommendations that have made our properties more appealing.