COMFY LIMESTONE HOME-PERFECT FOR FAMILY & FRIENDS GETAWAY!

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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COMFY LIMESTONE HOME-PERFECT FOR FAMILY & FRIENDS GETAWAY!

Fredericksburg House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Rest up in your own private home away from home, but be ready to cowboy up to dining, dancing and shopping just 7 miles south in the great little hill country town of Fredericksburg !

The Marschall Creek Gastehaus is a story and a half limestone home with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a full kitchen and a wrap around porch. We're in a rural neighborhood with friendly neighbors and local deer who visit us at twilight and into the evening hours. It's perfect for the whole family, 2 couples or a group of friends to spend a getaway together.

Our main ranch, the Spotted Pony Ranch, offers additional lodging options if your accommodation needs call for just a cozy cabin for 2 or a larger group of up to 14. Please contact us at our Spotted Pony Ranch website for more information.

We also offer on property horse boarding facilities for those traveling with their equine partners. Pets and kiddos are welcome as long as their guardians ensure gentle use of the property.

Are you looking for an outdoor adventure and a taste of a real Texas Hill Country Ranch? Join us for a Trailride designed just for you –whether you are a novice or an experienced Rider!! This is an exclusive Trailride with gentle, experienced horses that takes you on trails over beautiful terrain with awesome views of the Hill Country.

Amenities:

- Spotted Pony Ranch labeled cab/merlot wine

- horse back trail rides and lunches with optional wine tasting at local wineries

- horse riding lessons (Basic horsemanship to advanced)

- comfortably sleep 7 guests

- wood stove in nice sized living room

- full kitchen

- horse boarding-nightly or long term

- wrap around porch

Keywords: Ranch, guesthouse, home, bed and breakfast, easy access to 290 wine trail, horse back riding, horse boarding, vacation, antiquing, Hill Country

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed

Patricia

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I stumbled upon Fredericksburg one year on a cross country jaunt back to California and never left! Although I have to travel for my primary engineering business I have a wonderful set of folks who live on the ranch and help me manage it as if it was their own. I have the luxury of coming home to my very own vacation spot where I can enjoy my horses and meet the special folks who stay at the ranch as our guests.

Patricia purchased this house in 2003

Beautiful and quaint old historic town, built by the Germans using native limestone rock. Small town but big city amenities-upscale restaurants, theater, music, shopping, fitness/spas and medical services. Town leadership very aggressive in providing activities for visitors year round and marketing to promote tourism. Still very rural, population under 10K close to Austin & San Antonio.

Bordered on the west by pastures and grazing cattle, helpful neighbors and wide open sky but only minutes away from the amenties of Fredericksburg.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Reviews

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based on 8 traveler reviews

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Comfy Limestone Home-Perfect for Family & Friends Getaway!
average rating of 4.375 based on 8 reviews
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Fredericksburg Texas Hill Country
5

Relaxing Country Home

  • 5 of 5
My family and I so enjoyed staying in this home. The home was prepared when we arrived and was very inviting. The host anticipated what we would need to make our visit comfortable. Everything was clean and fresh. The kitchen was stocked with dishes, utensils, pots and pans for preparing meals. The rural setting gave us a feeling of room, but yet there were neighbors on one side and across the street so we were not isolated. We enjoyed the wildlife nearby. In Fredericksburg we visited the National Museum of the Pacific War, dined and shopped on Main Street, swam at Lady Bird Municipal pool and climbed Enchanted Rock at the State Park nearby. We are a three generation famiy ranging in age from 11 to 71 so there was something for everyone. We would definitely return for a visit and would highly recommend it to anyone with similar taste.
  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice Property for families and groups

  • 4 of 5
The property was nice and ready upon arrival. Location was convenient to most of the sights and activities around the area. The owner was most accommodating and pleasant to work with. Great time in the Hill Country.
  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly
Owner's Response: Thank you! I am pleased to hear that you wished to take the time to share your pleasant experience at my home. Have a wonderful year and keep in mind if you return, my repeat guests get special discounts, especially those folks who share their experience on VRBO!
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Austin, TX
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Just okay...

  • 3 of 5
The property was okay. Kind of rundown and was a bit confusing to find. Kitchen didn't have much to cook with so be sure to bring anything you might need. Thought we'd be staying at the main house at the spotted pony ranch. But this house was pretty far away. The website did not convey clearly that it wasn't part of the ranch. Had to call the owner a few times to get her to pick up to actually find the info/location. I'd probably not stay at this property again or recommend it to a friend or family member.
  • Submitted: Dec 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm sorry to hear this. My guests' satisfaction is important to me but I don't know that I could have made this particular guest happy as it sounds like they had expectations that didn't align with what was being offered.
The guest informed me that she hadn't read her rental agreement which contains all the details, including the location of the property. There is nothing on VRBO that indicates that it is located on Spotted Pony Ranch. The property address and directions clearly state that it is 7 miles North of Main St., both on the rental agreement as well as on the VRBO listing Yes, the kitchen only has the basics, it is not set up for a gourmet cook, information which is also contained in the rental agreement. A picture of the kitchen is included in the listing.
The guests tried to reach me on their way in and unfortunately I was on a trail ride and out of reception for several hours in the afternoon. As soon as I could, I called back and then called again (twice) to make sure they had arrived. I’m sure it must have been frustrating for them to believe that they had arrived after a long drive only to find out that it wasn’t the right address and then not be able to reach me immediately.
The home was built in the 90's and the kitchen is of early 2000 vintage- I'm not sure what the guests were expecting. The furniture is in great shape, there are antiques but maybe that is not what these folks prefer.
By all means, if you are looking for a brand new home then this is not it but it also doesn't come with the price tag of a brand new home.
I would encourage everyone who may be interested in potentially renting my property to READ the rental agreement and the description contained in the listing and look at the pictures. All accurately portray the property.
It’s not very satisfying for either the owner (myself) or the guests if they go away unhappy.
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Great Country Escape!

  • 5 of 5
House is outside of Fredricksburg, with a beautiful country setting! Stars at night and quiet country during the day! Our dog loved the outdoors! We'd stay here again!!
  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Fredericksburg Texas Hill Country
Sarnia, Ontario
5

Fantastic stay in Fredericksburg!

  • 5 of 5
We had a fabulous time at this location, extremely comfortable, clean, great kitchen, wonderful host! She went out of her way to make our stay there one of the best we've ever had. Internet connection problem was solved within an hour. We would highly recommend this location. We had a great trip to Fredericksburg!
  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Fredericksburg Texas Hill Country
College Station
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Very Attentive

  • 5 of 5
I was recently on vrbo planning another trip and just wanted to confirm everything the owner said she did to compensate for our tense interaction with her staff. She was wonderful to talk to, very apologetic and went out of her way to make sure that our next visit is comfortable. And we will definitely return!! It is lovely there! Book it, you'll love it.
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

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Car: necessary

Horse boarding. Trail riding on rustic and scenic ranch. After ride lunch served on location or at winery. Wine tours and dinner/entertainment packages

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Fredericksburg House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$165
$1,050
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Outcleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $35
Tax Rate 13.0%
Notes There are horses and other livestock on this property. Owner or caretaker is in residence on the property in a separate apartment.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Fredericksburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wood Stove
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , accessible thru Master bdrm on main floor. Claw ft tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , accessible thru upstairs bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , in hallway on main floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 3 sides enclosed, 4th side open to stairwell
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Upstairs with full bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master, on main floor with own exterior entry. Attached bath
  • King size beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Rollaway twin
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • museums
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • live theater
  • churches
  • library
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • antiquing
  • wildlife viewing
  • walking
  • shopping
  • miniature golf
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • swimming
  • rock climbing
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • hunting
  • golf
Notes:
Just a couple ideas that you might like to consider to make the visit even more memorable - we do private horse back tours on a several hundred acre ranch. The rates are $125 per person. Adults only. Safety is our 1st priority, then a short second is LOTS of FUN! The scenery is pretty awesome too. If you're looking for something a bit less wild west or are on a tighter schedule, I offer 1+ hour pasture/farm road rides. Rates are $75 per person. A sack Lunch at the Ranch where we ride or a sit down meal at a Fredericksburg winery is also offered at the completion of a trail ride. Rates are $10-15 per person plus the optional $10 wine tasting. Pls call ahead for reservations. Ask about a full day of wine, food, trail riding and fun offered in partnership with Moon Wine Voyages, a package offered at $225 per person. Personalized tours and transportation services also provided by Moon Wine Voyages.
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