We provide a very clean & well maintained home with ALL household goods provided for your convenience. Just bring your personal items along with food & you'll be set to enjoy your Home Away from Home. A NON- SMOKING PROPERTY. NO SMOKING IS PERMITTED INSIDE OR OUTSIDE. Do you love to fall asleep listening to the tree frogs & wake up to songbirds singing? Enjoy our sounds of nature. Visiting relatives or friends in the area? Are you here for one of our world renowned & prestigious Medical Centers? Are you being relocated or has your home been damaged or being remodeled & you need to find a furnished temporary home? Then, this is the place you are looking for...Your Home Away from Home.
Our estate community is a very quiet, established neighborhood. Our home sits on a 1/2 acre with 6 different kinds of woodpeckers that come to visit. There are hawks & falcons flying overhead. Perhaps the wild Black-Bellied Whistling Ducks might be visiting. They love to sit in the trees & whistle. Great bird watching. Red-Tailed Hawks are daily visitors. There are many different types of songbirds that sing to your delight. Fun squirrel play all around. Filled bird & squirrel feeders. We have Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds in the summer months and in the winter our Black-Chinned Hummingbirds arrive. Exceedingly fun to watch. Officially Certified Wildlife & Advanced Bird Friendly Habitat.
Our scenic stocked 4-5 acre lake with 12 acres of playgrounds is just a short walk from the house. It's a lovely neighborhood for walking, running or biking. We have mature & magnificent trees that surround our home. Outside lawn furniture is on the covered patio area.
5 minutes to Hwy 290
5 minutes to N. Cypress Medical Center
10 minutes to the Longwood Golf course
10 minutes to a plethora of shops & restaurants
Menus are provided upon arrival (Seafood & yummy Tex-Mex are some of our guest's favorite close restaurants)
10 minutes to UPS Training Center
15 minutes to Hewlett Packard (HP)
20 minutes to Houston's Energy Corridor
30 minutes to downtown Houston
35 minutes to downtown Medical Center (non-rush hours)
36 minutes to the Toyota Center
38 minutes to Old Towne Spring
50 minutes to the Hill Country
90 minutes to Galveston- take ferry ride to Boliver Island
(look for dolphins & feed the seagulls) FREE & so much FUN !
Houston Natural Science Museum - plus the Cockrell Butterfly Museum - and the new Vault exhibit - WOW... this is a must see
Houston's Children's Museum - RATED #1 IN AMERICA
A MUST SEE FOR KIDS
Houston Museum of Fine Arts - One of the finest museums in the world
Holocaust Museum - gut wrenching but informative
Houston Contemporary Arts Museum - outstanding
Houston Fire Museum - interesting
Menil Museum - GREAT
Houston Health museum - very informative & kids really like this place
National Museum of Funeral History-very unusual
One of Houston’s most photographed, hang-outs is the Williams Tower Water Wall.
Located in central Houston, Hermann Park is a historical green space as the city's oldest park. Visited annually by 5.5 million people, the park is surrounded by the Houston Zoo, Miller Outdoor Theater, Hermann Park Golf Course and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Within the gardens, visitors will find a Japanese garden, a reflection pool, jogging trail, a lake, a playground and more. At its center is a memorial to Sam Houston.
Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
This 155-acre facility offers educational programs, five miles of walking trails, interactive exhibits and a nature shop. The center is open seven days a week.
Folks living in the Houston area have the good fortune of being able to enjoy verdant East Texas Pineywoods scenery, stroll a Gulf Coast beach, or walk in the footsteps of Texas Revolutionary heroes like Sam Houston, all within a short drive from Texas' largest city.
Fishing, surf-style, draws anglers to Galveston Island State Park. A recent, award-winning wetlands restoration project has turned the bayside part of the park into a sanctuary for fish, shellfish, birds and other critters. The beachside part of the park caters to beachcombers, anglers and campers who can choose from three separate campgrounds.
Huntsville State Park is the quintessential East Texas Pineywoods park. The park boasts the scenic Lake Raven, a popular spot with kayakers, canoeists and flat-bottomed fishing boats. The park's extensive trail system offers on-land recreation for hikers, bikers and equestrians as well.
Gators take top billing at Brazos Bend State Park, a popular 5,000 acre nature refuge southwest of Houston. Check out the American alligators while touring more than 30 miles of multi-use trails, including the wheelchair-accessible Creekfield Nature Trail.
Sheldon Lake State Park is a former fish hatchery that is being converted into a state-of-the-art educational facility offering nature study, environmental education and a great fishing experience for youngsters.
THE LIST OF 33 FUN PLACES TO HANG OUT IN HOUSTON FOR $2 OR LESS:
ARADER GALLERY OF HOUSTON
ART CAR MUSEUM
BEER CAN HOUSE
BUFFALO BAYOU WALK PARK
BUFFALO SOLDIERS NATIONAL MUSEUM - General Admission $5 for adults, $3 for students and senior citizens
THE BYZANTINE FRESCO CHAPEL MUSEUM
CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF HOUSTON-RATED #1 IN AMERICA
CONTEMPORARY ARTS MUSEUM HOUSTON
DISCOVERY GREEN PARK DOWNTOWN
DUNHAM BIBLE MUSEUM
GULF GREYHOUND PARK
THE HEALTH MUSEUM
THE HERITAGE SOCIETY
HOLOCAUST MUSEUM HOUSTON
HOUSTON ARBORETUM AND NATURE CENTER
HOUSTON CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY CRAFT
HOUSTON CENTER FOR PHOTOGRAPHY
HOUSTON MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCE
THE JUNG CENTER OF HOUSTON
LAWNDALE ART CENTER
LEE AND JOE JAMAIL SKATEPARK
THE MENIL COLLECTION
MILLER OUTDOOR THEATRE
HOUSTON MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS - Sculpture Garden is FREE every day; museum FREE on Thursdays
ORANGE SHOW MONUMENT
RICE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
THE ROTHKO CHAPEL
HAVE FUN & ENJOY YOUR TIME WHILE YOU ARE HERE.
Keywords: One story 3 bedroom, 2 full baths, 1/2 acre lot, mature & majestic trees, 4-5 acre stocked private community lake with very hungry ducks & turtles and 12 acres of playgrounds. Fishin' is great !
Very clean & well maintained home. Read our reviews.
We are a married couple with grown children & two grandchildren.
We bought this property because it is such a charming house with park like grounds. Our trees are outstanding. The birds are GREAT & so is the other wildlife. Officially Certified Wildlife & Advanced Bird Friendly Habitat.
Our home is very clean & well maintained. This is our home & that's how we like to keep it. Please read our reviews. THIS IS A NON-SMOKING HOME AND PROPERTY. We have tried to think of everything to make your stay less stressful. No stress of running out to buy paper goods, detergent or other household items. We have your Home Away from Home fully stocked. Just bring your personal items along with food & you are set to enjoy your stay. Read our reviews for more info.
The fishin' is awesome in our private community lake. Fishin' pole is in the laundry area. A walk around the neighborhood & around our 4-5 acre lake is about two (2) miles. Great walk, run or bike ride. Nice 12 acre playground for kids to run & play.
Bird & squirrel feeders invite the wild kingdom into your back yard. If you are looking for a nice getaway that is laid back & very quiet, then this is the place for you. Officially Certified Wildlife & Advanced Bird Friendly Habitat.
Rumor has it that there’s a fortune buried in Cypress. The story goes that Mexicans heading home from East Texas were carrying a lot of wealth with them when attacked by Indians somewhere along Cypress Creek in the early 1830s. They decided to dig a hole and put their treasure in it.
Explore our Houston Wilderness by going to http://houstonwilderness.org/index.php.
Enjoy the sounds of nature, along with the peace & quiet of Your Home Away from Home.
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|THIS IS A NON-SMOKING HOME AND PROPERTY.
NO SMOKING IS PERMITTED INSIDE OR OUTSIDE.
Officially Certified Wildlife & Advanced Bird Friendly Habitat.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.