CARDINAL CASITA - RIVER ROAD TREEHOUSES - SLEEPS 6-8

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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CARDINAL CASITA - RIVER ROAD TREEHOUSES - SLEEPS 6-8

New Braunfels Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath

**PLEASE ALSO CHECK OUT (inquire by e-mail or through HomeAway for other listings) our other 5 River Road Treehouse cabins (we are located across the road from the Guadalupe River, we do have a river access area for our guests located across River Road from us. ALSO on HomeAway check out our GERONIMO CREEK RETREAT properties on HomeAway - 4 tree house cabins, 5 custom tipis and our Homestead home located 15 minutes from New Braunfels and San Marcos, on the Geronimo Creek. (please inquire by e-mail or call). - FOR FASTEST RESPONSE PLEASE E-MAIL OR SEND AN INQUIRY THROUGH THIS SITE.

The River Road Treehoues:

Come sleep in the Trees! Cabin 2, Cardinal Casita

The moment you arrive at our property and see the enormous eighty foot cypress trees with decades old wild mustang grapevines hanging from their limbs, you realize you are in a special place. When you notice the footbridge attached to the trees will take you safely across the seasonal creek and to your private tree house, you know you have found an amazing place to stay. The Tree Houses are LOCATED on the OPPOSITE side of River Road from the Gaudalupe River. We do have a river access area for our guests across the road from us.

“Wait a minute, did you say a treehouse?” many people ask. Yes, but this is not your childhood plywood fort of days gone by. Our treehouses are newly constructed, engineered custom cabins with all the conveniences of modern living including air conditioning, wi-fi, cable, kitchen and bathroom. Picture your own custom cabin, with attached private deck and an open living, dining area and kitchen with a loft above and a master suite attached and a fully functioning bathroom with a claw foot tub and shower feature.

The treehouses are actually attached to the large hardwood trees that run along the creek, which lend to the picturesque setting that will give you an overall exhilarating experience.

**Our cabins are custom built around the trees, the spiral staircases to the loft are a bit narrow, but it is part of the charm of our treehouse cabins.

We are very fortunate to be located near a very beautiful section of the Guadalupe River, on River Road between New Braunfels and Canyon Lake. Though not right on the river, our cabins sit over the seasonal dry creek bed and have river access across River Road with a nice grassy area to hang out, wade in the water or tube. Since we are so centrally located, you will be able to easily access and enjoy many of the best places the Texas Hill Country has to offer including river access from our property, Canyon Lake (a boat ramp is only minutes away), Whitewater Amphitheater and River Road Icehouse, historic Gruene Hall, and New Braunfels, which is 11 miles from the treehouses.

Many of our guests come here to tube and enjoy the Guadalupe River and take advantage of the ease in which they can access and enjoy the river by simply walking across River Rd. to the river access. By taking a shuttle up river and simply floating back down to the river access, you can tube with your group very easily! **KAYAKS and TUBES NOT included, but can be rented at nearby outfitters. After a long day of tubing and river fun many of our guests enjoy relaxing and barbequing along the banks of the river recounting the day’s excitement. Afterwards you can enjoy the nightlife and many live music venues nearby or simply hang out with your family and friends on your private treehouse deck.

After a day or two of tubing and river fun, many guests change pace and rent a deck or ski boat at Canyon Lake or go to New Braunfels to enjoy Schlitterbahn Waterpark. When your group is ready for shopping, Gruene Market Days or the San Marcos Outlet Malls are only short drives away.

While all of these activities described above are the main reasons many of our guests come to stay, others simply come for a quick escape from the city to recharge their batteries and enjoy the relaxing sounds of the croaking frogs or chirping crickets at night as they watch for shooting stars in the starlit sky. Whether you are looking for adventure or relaxation, you will find it here.

Come for a romantic weekend getaway (we can even arrange for babysitters!) or try your hand in the blue ribbon trout fishing on the Guadalupe. Our property is located next to the spot on the river where they often times stock the trout which makes it a great place to fish! You can wade the river yourself or hire a flyfishing guide to take you down the river in a raft or fishing boat.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Mike Prendergast

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I am the full time manager of the River Road Tree-houses and want to make your stay with us the best possible. Whether you need a recommendation to eat, information on tubing outfitters or something taken care of in your cabin I am on call to take care of your needs.

**PLEASE ALSO CHECK OUT our other 5 River Road cabins, please e-mail an inquiry or call us about other availability. Also, check out the GERONIMO CREEK RETREAT on HomeAway. 4 treehouse cabins, 5 custom tipis and our Homestead home located on HomeAway.

We originally purchased this property in 2009. We drove by and fell in love with the big trees and river access. After thinking for some time about what he could do with the property, the idea came to us to build treehouses above the floodplain. We bought the land and began researching treehouse building and were amazed at all the information we found (there is actually a treehouse builders organization as well as people who make and sell specific tree house hardware.) After much planning and engineering we began building our treehouses in the winter of 2010 and finished at the end of July, 2010. We love this property because of the way in which the tree-houses are set and nestled in the trees and the convenience to all the fun activities and venues the area has to offer.

This is to our knowledge the only treehouse rental in the area. You will absolutely enjoy staying here among the tall cypress and pecan trees. The creek is seasonal, though it runs mostly in the low season (as long as we get rain every 3-4 weeks and is very soothing to listen to. It is so pretty and our river access is fantastic. We invite our friends over often and try to stay as much as possible.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Property Reviews

Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
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Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
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New Braunfels Texas Hill Country
5

Beautiful and Peaceful Cabin

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
The Cardinal Casita was a beautiful and very comfortable cabin with peaceful surroundings. It had a nice patio, perfect for morning coffee and reading our books. It gave us a very restful getaway, something we needed. We were thrilled to watched the deer and wild turkey feed in the evenings and we enjoyed our walk to the Guadalupe River during the day.
We hope to come back again as it was a wonderful place to get away from it all. Thank you, Mike, at Riedel Realty, llc., for all your assistance.
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Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
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+1 888 993-6772
New Braunfels Texas Hill Country
5

Treehouses

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
My family and I rented 4 treehouses for the Thanksgiving holiday. They are adorable! I love how they are set in the trees at the top of a valley. So...you feel like you are up high, but don't have to climb. The location is great as well-nice and quiet. I would definitely recommend the River Road Treehouses!
Helpful votes: 7/8
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Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
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+1 888 993-6772
New Braunfels Texas Hill Country
4

Mourning Dove Haus

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
The cabin ahs everything you need for your stay away from home. The location was easy to find and close to most everything in the area or tourist. The cabin was very clean and the bedding was very nice. We loved having the community deck and made friends with our neighbors that evening over a fire in the pit and smores! The only drawback was that we did not realize the river was actually down the road a bit. Definitely within walking distance but we did not realize it until late in the day. The kids enjoyed the kayaks! Minor issues-bring cone filters for the coffe maker and bring your own bar soap. Soap was provided like you would get at a hotel but my preference was i did not like the quality of it. Also, i thought this was actually going to be a cabin up in a huge tree. Not the case, it is built around and within several trees. Very fun stay!
Helpful votes: 10/11
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Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
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+1 888 993-6772
New Braunfels Texas Hill Country
4

Very cool place!

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
Got one night's stay through LivingSocial; I can't say we really had much time to enjoy the area, given that we had to check out at 11:00, but we're definitely planning to return during a more mild time of the year! Stayed at the Mourning Dove Haus; absolutely loved the deep bronze tub!

The narrow spiral staircase is not really fit for a normal sized adult, but kids would love using it to get up to the spacious loft, complete with a Wii gaming console!
Helpful votes: 6/8
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Cardinal Casita - River Road Treehouses - Sleeps 6-8
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New Braunfels Texas Hill Country
Sherman Texas
5

Annual rivrt trip

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
Our group comes from North Texas every year. We loved staying here for the first time. Different and beautiful!! Mike was awesome to deal with!! Thanks
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 2/4
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
San Antonio
Nearest Motorway
17 Miles
IH 35
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Canyon Lake Golf course and Landa Park
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Lone Star Float Inn

We are 8 minutes away from White water amphitheater and River Road Icehouse were live music and large concerts are commonplace on weekends. We are 15 minutes from Gruene and New Braunfels and 10 minutes from Canyon Lake Dam. Tubing outfitters are located within walking distance.

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Availability & Rates

New Braunfels Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Mid Season - Spring
Mar 1 2014 - May 22 2014
$149
$195
Fri,Sat
$895
2 nights
 
 
High Season
May 23 2014 - Sep 1 2014
$295
$1,600
3 nights
 
 
Mid Season - Fall
Sep 2 2014 - Jan 4 2015
$149
$195
Fri,Sat
$895
2 nights
 
 
Low Season
Jan 5 2015 - Feb 28 2015
$95
$149
Fri,Sat
$695
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$195
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75.00
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes Rates Subject to change to Holidays/events. $500 damage dep.
CANCELLATIONS - that are made 30 days prior to arrival date will be fully refunded 60 DAYS IF WHOLE PROPERTY IS RENTED. Cancellations/changes made within 30 days of arrival 60 DAYS FOR WHOLE PROPERTY, will incur a $75 cancellation fee PER UNIT. Cancellations made within 7 days of the arrival date, will forfeit full advance payment.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.
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Amenities

New Braunfels Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • River ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Heating ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Toilet Paper
  • Sofa Bed
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Per Cabin
  • *Claw foot tub w/ shower feature
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Per cabin
    Loft - 2 double , 2 full Beds in loft
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , couch pulls out into full for your comfort
  • King size beds (1) In master bedroom, Full size Beds (2) In Loft, Sleeper Sofa (1) Pull out couch in the living room, for relaxing!
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • winery tours
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • water parks
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • rafting
  • water tubing
Notes:
Tube rentals and shuttles can be arranged by RENTER with many of the local tubing sites along River Rd. **KAYAKS and TUBES not included, but can be rented at nearby outfitters. We are located across the road from the Guadalupe.

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