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Awesome Summertime Getaway!Great location!Backyard firepit.Great place to relax!

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Walk to Downtown, Restaurants, Shopping, Bars, Comal River & Schlitterbahn

Walk to the crystal clear Comal River & Tube Chute, visit Schlitterbahn Water Park (voted #1 water park in the world!), Downtown Area with many shopping and Dining & Bar options, or just relax to all the comforts of home and quietness of small town living!

Backyard renovations are complete! The outdoor living area is ready for you to enjoy! The original one car garage was made into a fabulous covered area where families and friends can enjoy great fellowship. There's a Texas sized firepit to sit around and enjoy or use it to grill your steaks and burgers! Feeling a little competitive? Enjoy the washer pit installed in the backyard for some good clean fun! Covered area with picnic table, Texas sized fire pit, washer pit, and twinkly lights strung's all waiting for you to come and enjoy. (Pictures will be posted soon!) Plus the location is awesome! Located a few doors away from the 'Tube Chute' on the Comal River in downtown New Braunfels!! Home is in the historical heart of New Braunfels on an original lot deeded in the year 1845.

This comfortable home features king & queen premier double pillow top beds, plus a Euro Top full size bed...all with luxurious sheets, down/feather pillows. There is a half bath off the Master and the hall bath features a large garden soaking tub with shower. A full kitchen to satisfy any cook (even on holiday), comfortable living room with two sofas and large TV, a dining area, indoor laundry room and three outdoor patios. For your convenience, the home offers dish TV in all rooms, wireless internet access, a nice selection of books and games for our guests enjoyment.

Call or email us to plan your vacation and book our home. We will be happy to assist you with any local information! Be sure to read our 'unsolicited' too can enjoy all the fun the downtown area of New Braunfels has to offer. All within walking! Usually we completely sell out during the summer, so please call soon!

Winter Texans Welcome!!: Due to our mild Texas climate...Fall and Winter are both wonderful months to visit and explore New Braunfels, PLUS the surrounding areas & towns. During the Holiday Season, there are countless activities, festivals and events to attend. There is fun to be had by all ages from Movies In The Park, two local Theatres featuring excellent plays by local artists, numerous musical venues, superb dining, beautiful parks, walk & bike trails, good golf and so much more! One visit to New Braunfels and you too will see why everyone keeps coming back...year round!!

Day Trips To.....: Wimberley, Fredericksburg, Kerrville, Comfort, San Antonio, Austin, Marble Falls and all over the Hill Country are right at your back door! Not to mention the local favorite of Gruene (pronounced 'Green') home to the oldest dance hall in Texas and venue for numerous motion pictures! If shopping is your of the nation's largest designer outlet malls is but 20 minutes away this side of San Marcos!!

More Details

Lisa Whitehouse or Myra Zunker
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017


New Braunfels House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • River ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • Two spacious bathrooms. Both have marble vanities and toilets. The full bath features a large Garden tub with shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
  • Our bedrooms feature very comfortable, double pillow top beds! The master bedroom has its own half bath. Both bedrooms have large closets, bedside tables with reading lamps, lighted alarm clocks, ceiling fans and cable television.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
In order to preserve the integrity of the home for you, and future guests, no more than 6 guests in a party. All guests in a party must be 25 years or older, unless accompanied by parents.


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Awesome Summertime Getaway!Great location!Backyard firepit.Great place to relax!
average rating of 4.877551 based on 49 reviews

Rental property was exactly what we were looking for and more!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing weekend in New Braunfels and this rental property was awesome! This house was furnished with everything that we needed and we had a great time hanging out in the backyard in the evening. After a long day at Schlitterbahn it was nice to only have to drive a couple of minutes down the road. We will definitely be back for another weekend trip in the future!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that you enjoyed the house. We look forward to having you again the next time you come to New Braunfels.
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Nice place. Close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

Overall the house is very comfortable and close to the river and Schlitterbahn. The backyard is perfect for relaxing after a long day. We recommend a new lock box and toilet roll holder in the guest bathrom. 😁

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lago Vista, TX

Fantastic.....with an exception

  • 3 of 5

The home was clean, nicely furnished, and well maintained. The backyard living area was delightful and created a wonderful ambiance.

The biggest drawback is that the home is located adjacent to ADM and semi-trucks ran day and night. The noise from this was the one thing that made our experience less desirable, especially for the price.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I apologize that the noise from the flour plant bothered you. We have never had a complaint prior to this so I called them to find out if something had changed with their procedure. Once a year they do a fumigation and that machinery does make more noise. Unfortunately it was that weekend of your stay. They had some issues and the process took longer than normal too. I know that doesnt make up for your inconvenience, but at least we know what the problem was. Thank you for staying with us and hopefully you will consider staying with us the next time you are in New Braunfels.
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Great location. Perfect house for family vacation.

  • 5 of 5

This house worked out great for a short family vacation. Would love to come back and enjoy it on an adult only trip. The backyard has so much to offer.

The location is great too. We were able to walk to the river and to restaurants and bars as well.

The house was clean and well stocked. We never felt like we didn't have anything we needed.

Looking forward to staying there again.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to hear that you loved our home. Looking forward to having you stay with us again soon.
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DuPont pa

A great weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved staying here ! We traveled from Pennsylvania for a weekend trip to float the river and see some shows. The house is centrally located, a 10 minute drive in any direction will get you somewhere you will enjoy. The house was clean and comfortable. The outside area was awesome for a night at home with some good tunes. Neighbors were friendly, especially the local deer! Would definitely come back again !

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome location!

  • 5 of 5

This house had everything! Lisa was a great hostess and very responsive to all of my questions. We slept 7 comfortably and it truly was a home away from home. Made my first river trip one to remember. Highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Landa Park Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
MacAdoo's Seafood, Union Station & Huisache Grill
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Canyon Lake or Lake Dunlap/McQueeney
Car: necessary

New Braunfels is conveniently located between San Antonio and Austin, at the edge of the Hill Country. Our town is known for several attractions: Our Rivers!! (the Comal and the Guadalupe) which offer endless water fun and relaxation; Schlitterbahn Water Park (voted #1 in the world); our quaint downtown district with restaurants, shops and bars; and just on the outskirts of New Braunfels is the town of Gruene with its restaurants, shopping and the infamous Gruene Hall (oldest dance hall in Texas). Another attraction for visitors is the outlet mall in San Marcos, one of the best in the country. We also have the Dry Comal Creek Winery, Natural Bridge Caverns & Wildlife Park and Canyon Lake nearby. New Braunfels is a relaxing tourist destination for all ages and lifestyles!!

Other Activities: Schlitterbahn water park, tubing, kayaking, rafting

Golf: We have two local golf courses. One is the Landa Park Golf Course along the banks of the Comal River, just a stones throw from home. There is a second course located outside of town along the Guadalupe River at the Bandit (FM725). Cart and club rentals are available at both.

Ski: Boat rentals and water skiing available at nearby Canyon Lake and Lake McQueeney.


Rates & Availability

New Braunfels House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Fall/Winter 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 13.0%

Great downtown property and walking distance to restaurants, shopping, bars, bakeries, etc. Holidays require 3 night minimum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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