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RIVER FRONT PRIME WATER SKIING & WAKE BOARDING SPOT

Kristi Arnold

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english
Sleeps20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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RIVER FRONT PRIME WATER SKIING & WAKE BOARDING SPOT

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

Granbury House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 12-20) (Combine w/VRBO#443603)

Rustic Waterfront setting on large 2 acre heavily treed lot. Home is very private and actually can not be seen from road in summer when leaves are on trees. Fully furnished and equipped, nice furniture and decorations, large screen TV in living room, DVD player and TV in 4 bed kid bunk room and TV in outside bar and some bedrooms (all TV's are on Direct TV satellite service. Home was built in 1991 completely updated and remodeled in 2002 with major addition completed in 2007. All slate flooring in kitchen, living room and high traffic areas. Central heat and air with ceiling fans in all rooms.

Amazing sand beach at waters edge, kids can swim or play in sand all day. Large wooded lot provides plenty of room and shade to sit out and enjoy the day and watch the boats go by.

Put your boat on lift in boat house or simply drive it up on sand beach after a full day of enjoying the glass smooth water.

All the toys and games are in place, regulation horse shoe & washer pits, outside dart board, pool table, canoe, ping pong table, Basketball goal, etc, etc.

Large well laid out yard and outdoor living area complete with full sit down outdoor bar, outdoor TV, poker table, outdoor bath complete with outside private shower, drink coolers, fridge/freezer, outdoor sound system with ipod dock, coffee pot, drinking water cooler, ceiling fans, propane heaters in winter, completely lite huge fire pit / games area and separate large tiki hut (with tons of lights for use at night) and layout deck by water makes this an ideal location for large families to enjoy this perfect outdoor peaceful setting. Ideal for family reunions, etc.

The perfect getaway yet just 45 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and very close to shopping and dinning in nearby towns of Weatherford or Granbury, with store and cafe just 1.5 miles away.

Home is fully equipped and stocked inside and out. Just bring food, drinks and good relaxed attitude!

PLEASE EMAIL FOR AVAILABILITY.

Keywords: Lake Front, large home

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Kristi Arnold (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english

About Kristi Arnold

Owned by 2 Fort Worth couples that use home frequently and enjoy the fact that home is less than hour away

Kristi Arnold purchased this house in 2001

Why Kristi Arnold chose Granbury

Perfect county setting, large 2 acre lot with tons of trees on the amazing Brazos River/Lake Granbury that provides miles of glass smooth water ideal for barefoot skiing or other water sports.

What makes this house unique

Sitting around the huge stoned in fire pit, watching game on TV while sitting at the full outside bar and outdoor entertainment area. Playing on sand beach with kids or just cooling off in water watching boats and action on river.

Guestbook comments from the owner

David, Kathy, we are home after a great week sharing your home. A perfect choice for the children - so much to do - all had a great week. All said they would gladly return - so maybe in 2012 - we'll do this every other year. Calif. family is on way back home. Of course, it is always good to be back in one's own home - even after a great vacation. Thanks to you for help in putting this reunion together - and to Gary for helping us with questions while there.



Ann
Jul 2009
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.4
based on 23 traveler reviews

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River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
average rating of 4.3913045 based on 24 reviews
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River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
4

just one thing

  • 4 of 5
this property is amazing. everyone rave about it and even stated this was the best vacation they ever had. the only complaint EVERYONE had, even the men, was the cleanliness. we all recommend a new cleaning service. A substantial cleaning fee is charged but the only cleaning done, hopefully, was the bedding. we definitly left the place cleaner than it was when we got there.
  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
4

Excellent location

  • 4 of 5
The booking was smooth, and handled without issues by Kathy. We (20 people) arrived at the property to find that it was not ready to occupy as the cleaning hadn't occurred yet. One of the toilets wouldn't flush. The cleaning lady Cindy made an emergency run out to the location and did an excellent job of getting it ready. In general, we found that the place was not too well maintained, but nothing to complain much about. The place is very well stocked with watersport gear, including canoes, a boat, and plenty of life jackets. We had a great time at just enjoying the river, the perfect location, and the tiki bar. We'll be back!
  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Sunil for what I think is a very accurate review. My husband had the cleaning crew working 16 hours a day for over a week getting one of his large commercial projects ready to open and they flat forgot to go down and clean. They immediately rushed down and got the place ready that afternoon after I spoke with them as having not cleaned is totally unacceptable. As our description on VRBO says this is a rustic lake house really by design and desire. As Sunil stated in her review some things are not perfect but nothing really to complain about. If looking for great house in great location to go down and have fun with family and friends (less than 20 as sorry Sunil but bit over max) this is great spot. If looking for perfect 5 star 4 Seasons Hotel and something to complain about, this is not the spot for you so please do us both a big favor and not rent. Our other 2 properties down the street listed on VRBO are newer and bit nicer as we maintain them as rentals where this homes primary purpose is to use as our lake house and rent out the weeks we do not use.

Thanks again Sunil and look forward to having you back soon!
business
River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
4

Great weekend with families

  • 4 of 5
The house met all of our expectations. The set up is great for families with kids of all ages. We had younger kids who loved the outdoor entertainment and walk up beach. The water was low, but that didn't stop us from enjoying it.
  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
5

Mom's Birthday Celebration

Mom's Birthday Celebration
  • 5 of 5
We arrived on Friday and my immediate thought was- AWESOME!! We had people coming and going all weekend and everyone wanted to know how I'd found this place :) the kayaks, canoe, trampoline, fire pit, etc. were great entertainment for all ages (we had from 10 months to 82)! We definitely will be back!
  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
Lampasas, Texas
4

Awesome Location, Overload on things to do!!

  • 4 of 5
The listing was accurate for the renters. The photos were also informative for the renter to get an idea of the property. The property was however not at clean as we would have liked it to be. After visiting with the owner she gave us a discount on the cleaning; as friends had stayed and the cleaning service had not come. :)) Thank You Kathy!! ALSO.. Ask for two nights rental?? She gave us a reasonable deal. We also rented the house next door and were very pleased!! We had some die hard fishermen with us and they loved it. The water level could have been better, but Mother Nature is in charge of that. The hot tub was fun for our kids!! We played horseshoes, pitched washers, and roasted S'mores on the fire pit! We had 28 for Christmas/Thanksgiving for the weekend. We will rent again! Some of our family went to Grandbury for a look-see and enjoyed the square tremendously! Thanks Again!!
  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
River Front Prime Water Skiing & Wake Boarding Spot
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p288438vb
+1 -214-906-0524
Granbury Texas Lakes
East Bernard, TX
5

Great house, lots of room right on the river with TONS to do for all ages

  • 5 of 5
The house was GREAT....had lots of room inside and out....house was very clean and well kept outside as well...LOTS to do for all ages young to old. I would definitely stay at this house again and hope to next year!
  • Submitted: May 7, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Cafe and store
Nearest Point of Interest
Upper end of Brazoas River waterski area
Nearest Point of Interest
River continues on an into Lake Granbury

On of the best Water-skiing spots in country as featured in Water ski Magazine. Miles of Brazos River glass water either direction from home.

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Rates & Availability

From $300 Per night

Granbury House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Nov 1 - Feb 28
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
$5,143
 
 
Early Spring
Mar 1 - Apr 30
3 night minimum stay
$375
$2,250
$6,429
 
 
May
May 1 - May 31
4 night minimum stay
$450
$2,700
$7,714
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31
5 night minimum stay
$575
$3,450
$9,857
 
 
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30
4 night minimum stay
$450
$2,700
$7,714
 
 
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31
3 night minimum stay
$375
$2,250
$6,429
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
$5,143
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Additional charge of 15 per night per person over 14
***Holiday Weekends subject to additional charge
Spring Break - minimum rental $2,000 for 4 nights
Memorial Day, 4th of July & Labor Day - minimum rental $4,000 for 6 nights
Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year - minimum rental $2,000 for 4 nights
***Discounts for weekly stay or week days only

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Granbury House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bunk Area - 4 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1) Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Toddler bed (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (3)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Boat dock and House with lift for ski boat, sandy beach perfect for kids and swimming in lake, large covered bar and outside game area, complete with outside bath and shower, Thatch Roof covered gazebo with layout area by lake front

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