15 MINUTES FROM BAYLOR! COMFORTABLE AND FAMILY FRIENDLY!

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Grace Owen

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
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15 MINUTES FROM BAYLOR! COMFORTABLE AND FAMILY FRIENDLY!

Waco Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Farmhouse, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

Our spacious 2400 sq. foot home is nestled in a grove of elm, oak and native pecan trees. Relax on our back porch and look out over a small pond with ducks and pastures with cows grazing. Although we're located less than 15 minutes from Baylor, Homestead Heritage, The Dr. Pepper Museum, Waco Mammoth Sight, Cameron Park Zoo, Waco Airport and many other places, our 30 acre farm gives a peaceful, rural atmosphere. Between the porch and the pond we have a small rock lined pit for roasting hot dogs (weather permitting). We also have two rope swings for the kids.

We purchased this home in the Spring of 2006 and moved it onto our property. (We live walking distance from the house) We completely remodeled the entire house over the next 2 years and added extra rooms. We opened up in the Fall of '08. Each bedroom has a queen size bed and we provide soft, all cotton linens. All the bedrooms have lamps on both sides of the bed. The Suite, Room A and Room B have ample floor space if you want extra space for children to sleep.

The bathroom in the Suite has a large, fully tiled shower, a toilet and sink with lots of counter area. Rooms B and C share a bathroom which include a bathtub and tiled shower, a toilet and sink. The bathroom in Room A has a small fully tiled shower a toilet and small sink area. All of the bathrooms are well stocked with thick cotton bath towels, hand towels and wash cloths. We also provide shampoo and soap.

Enjoy the spacious living room area which includes comfortable seating for 6 plus dining area for 10. There's also a small dining table in the Suite which can seat 3 more people. The kitchen is stocked with coffee, various teas, hot chocolate, sugar and creamers. The kitchen is equipped with a full size refrigerator/freezer, a smooth top electric range, double electric ovens, a counter top convection oven, a pop toaster, coffee pot and microwave. We have dishes for twelve + pots and pans and various cooking utensils. The Suite area also has a small kitchenette-sink, coffee pot, microwave, mini refrigerator and pop toaster. We also have a full size washer and dryer with detergent and softener provided + 2 irons and ironing boards. We do have High Speed Internet (WiFi), but we DO NOT HAVE TELEVISIONS.

Keywords: Spacious, great place for family coming to weddings, graduations, family reunions,retreats, less than 5 minutes from Homestead Heritage, country, homey, optional breakfast, private

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Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible

Grace Owen

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Speaks english
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We moved this home onto our property in the winter of 2006. Over the next two years we completely remodeled the house. In August of 2008 we had our first guests.

Grace Owen purchased this farmhouse in 2006
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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

Property Reviews

25 Reviews Write a Review
15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
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15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p397126vb
254-744-7706
Waco Texas Hill Country
5

Peace and Quite

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
We had come to Waco for our niece's wedding and were just looking for a place where we could stay and all of us be together. What a pleasant surprise Brazos Oaks turned out to be, as it far exceeded expectations... clean, spacious, well-equipped, beautifully appointed, and well maintained! And did I mention.. peace and quite! Everyone enjoyed the deck. My granddaughter and I enjoyed watching the ducks, the sheep and their dogs. And she would want to tell the other kids that may stay here to check out the rope swings. Thank you, so much, for the weekend. I won't be our last!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p397126vb
254-744-7706
Waco Texas Hill Country
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5

Baylor Graduation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
This property was perfect for my family to be for attending my son's graduation from Baylor. I was very impressed in how comfortable we were plus the amount of space it had. My family were all able to get ready for graduation without any problems, there were plenty of mirrors, restrooms, electrical plugs and etc to make it on time without a problem. I wished I could of stayed longer to relax by the back porch where it was so peaceful and spacious. Great place for family or a couple.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p397126vb
254-744-7706
Waco Texas Hill Country
Amarillo, Texas
5

Wonderful vacation rental for large family.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
I rented the whole house for our family and extended family to gather for our daughter's wedding in Waco. The home exceeded our expectations from the website description. The home is large and spacious with great large common areas where we spent many hours laughing and enjoying each other's company. Grace has the home very comfortably appointed--the beds are comfortable, and the linens are thick and comfy. The A/C kept the house cool even during the 100+ degree temps in late June. We enjoyed the large deck on the back of the house, watching the sheep graze in the pasture, and one night we built a fire in the fire pit to roast marshmallows for s'mores. The evenings were warm, but we enjoyed watching the fireflies from the deck as well. An added bonus we found is Homestead Heritage Village a few miles up the road. We truly enjoyed browsing the exquisite handmade crafts and especially enjoyed our visits to Brazos Valley Cheese, learning about their processes for crafting some of the most amazing cheeses we've ever tasted. The home feels rural, but is close to Waco shopping and Baylor University. I am looking forward to staying at Brazos B & B again soon and I highly recommend it.
business
15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p397126vb
254-744-7706
Waco Texas Hill Country
Amarillo, Texas
5

Wonderful vacation rental for large family.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
I rented the whole house for our extended family to meet in Waco for our daughter's wedding. The home exceeded our expectations from the description on the website. It has a great layout and open common area where we spent many hours laughing and enjoying each other's company during the wedding weekend. The home is very clean and well-maintained. The bed and bath linens were very comfortable, and the A/C kept the house cool in 100+ degree temps in late June. The location feels rural, but is close to Waco shopping and Baylor University. We enjoyed the large deck on the back of the house, watching the sheep graze in the pasture, and one night we built a fire in the fire pit and roasted marshamallows for s'mores while telling stories and watching the fireflies. An added bonus we discovered is the Homestead Heritage Village a few miles up the road. We browsed beautiful handmade crafts and especially enjoyed our visits to Brazos Valley Cheese to learn about their process for crafting some of the most amazing cheeses we've ever tasted. I am already looking forward to staying there again when we visit our younger daughter at Baylor.
business
15 Minutes from Baylor! Comfortable and Family Friendly!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p397126vb
254-744-7706
Waco Texas Hill Country
Corpus Christi Texas
5

Great Family HomeAway

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
Our family had a great time at this spacious,tastefully decorated,squeaky clean and comfortable home.Well stocked amenities including fully equipped kitchen.Beautiful and guiet country-like but close to town and other amusements.
Without a TV we spent some guality time together just talking or playing games.We also loved the outdoors .The large trees,fire pit,swing,pond and deck.We would recommend this wonderful place to all ages. Their were 8 of us ages 9-84.
Grace was so pleasant and helpful.Looking forward to going back. 12/23/12 to 12/26/12
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Waco Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
FM 308 and FM 933
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Cottonwood Creek Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cafe Homestead
Car: necessary

Less than 5 minutes from our vacation home is Homestead Heritage, a local crafts community. In the Craft Village, they have a wonderful Cafe open from 10-6 Monday- Friday and 7-6 on Saturday. Most of the wonderful food is local and organic. Also, they have a Gift Barn with hundreds of beautiful and unique handmade items made by craftsmen in their community. They also have a Potter's House, Wood shop, Blacksmith Forge, Water Wheel Powered Gristmill and Fiber Crafts Cottage where they sell many more items. They also teach all these crafts + cheese making, canning, homesteading and many other classes year around to the public.

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Availability & Rates

Waco Farmhouse Rental Rates

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Base Rate
$260
$310
Fri,Sat
$1,620
$6,330
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Fees And Taxes 6% tax
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Amenities

Waco Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Budget
General:
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washing Machine
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Internet
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Sofa Bed
  • Garage
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Kitchen
  • Catering Available
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchenette
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (4) All four bedrooms have queen size beds
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Books
  • Games for Kids
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Child's Swing
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • horseshoes
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • golf
  • fishing
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