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'El Rancho Regenia' - Beautiful 25 Acre Country Retreat on Canyon Lake - L1226

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Large 3 bdrm, 3 full / 2 half bath with fishing pond and lots of room to roam...

Come unwind at our beautiful waterfront home, located in the Texas Hill Country on 25 acres. Not only do we offer privacy, but the relaxation and comfort that you, your family and friends deserve. Along with breathtaking lake views, from nearly every room in the main house, we offer fishing in our fully stocked pond, basket ball, volleyball, washer boards and even a porch swing for you to relax in. For those interested in Texas style "Bar-B-Q", we have a large custom built-in smoker, a newly remodeled outdoor kitchen and a new oversized fire pit. Our property is perfect for family reunions, the gathering of friends and is 'kid-friendly'.

Should you choose to venture off of the property, you are within minutes of floating the Guadalupe river, attending an amazing concert at "Whitewater" or historic "Gruene Hall", touring the Canyon Lake Gorge, spending the day at Schlitterbaun Water Park, Sea World or Six Flags San Antonio. There are many area boutiques, antique shops and even the San Marcos Outlet Mall. If you are a 'wine connoisseur'', enjoy one of the many area wineries which are only a short drive away.

Come relax and make life long memories with family and friends......

More Details

Owner
Jill Cunningham-Baker
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 27, 2017

About Jill Cunningham-Baker

Originally from Houston, my family and I moved to Austin in 1980. After our children graduated from Lake Travis High School, I decided that a move to the country was in order. So in 2000, I built my home on Canyon Lake and by 2001, I was full time resident. Once settled in, I began to adopt farm animals and from there it has grown by leaps and bounds. Who would think that a city girl would become a farm girl?

Jill Cunningham-Baker purchased this house in 2014

Why Jill Cunningham-Baker chose Texas Hill Country

"El Rancho Regenia" was built as my parents retirement home in the mid-80's. After my parents were gone, I was fortunate enough to purchase this beautiful property, that meant so much to them, and expand the farm. From the time it was constructed, our family has enjoyed this very special place on the lake. Not only does it hold precious memories of when our children were little, but we are now able to share those memories and while making new ones with our own grandchildren.

One of my greatest joys is the ability to share "El Rancho Regenia" with wonderful families who want to experience a little bit of the country life while enjoying the company of family and friends. My hope is that this will continue for many years to come...

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us. We had a great time and could have not ask for anything more. We found the utensil drawer under the countertop and everything was there just like you said. Hopefully we will be back for a long weekend this year, but if not, we will be definately see you next "spring break". Everything was wonderful!
Mar 2011
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Amenities

Canyon Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • As a courtesy to our neighbors, there is a mandatory quiet time of 11:00 PM.
  • Check-out instructions must be followed or additional fees will apply.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Split-System Heating
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , Located off the upstairs living area
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Located off the downstairs living area
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Bath towels, soap, shampoo and hair dryers provided
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Bath towels, soap, shampoo and hair dryers provided
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bath towels, soap, shampoo and hair dryers provided
  • Master bathroom has a double vanity, a shower/bathtub combination and a large walk-in closet. A 'start-up' amount of paper products is provided for each bath. There are also hair dryers located in each bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , Downstairs bedroom with private full bath and lake views
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Downstairs bedroom with private full bath and lake views
    Master Bedroom Suite - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Private entrance off main deck with breathtaking lake views
  • All bedrooms have their own private full baths.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 10 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The main floor has a fully furnished kitchen, a dining set with 8 chairs, 2 stools, a high chair and a breakfast bar that seats 4. Our oversized family room extends onto a large covered deck where you can sip your morning coffee and watch the sunrise over the lake or just relax after a long day of playing. The master suite has a private entrance onto the upper covered deck. Downstairs has a small kitchenette, living area, 2 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, utility room along with outdoor access. We have a newly remodeled covered outdoor kitchen with a large custom built smoker and beautiful granite countertops. Below the home we have a fully stocked pond with a lighted pier - be sure to bring your own bait and tackle! Walking, biking and horse back riding trails meander around the property along beautiful Canyon Lake. We provide outdoor games (volleyball, horseshoes, basketball and washer boards).

Reviews

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'El Rancho Regenia' - Beautiful 25 Acre Country Retreat on Canyon Lake - L1226
average rating of 4.986842 based on 79 reviews
Houston, TX
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

This place was everything we wanted and MORE! Jill and Lola are wonderful. The house was clean and stocked well. We walked in to fresh flowers, freshly baked cookies, a bottle of wine and customized M&Ms to greet us. The property is absolutely gorgeous. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Christina, I am so happy that you, your family and friends enjoyed your stay at "El Rancho Regenia". We work very hard to provide the amenities that we would expect when renting a home. Thank your precious daughter for writing in our "guest book"... Have a wonderful summer and Lola and I look forward to seeing you all again next time. Kindest regards, Jill
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5

Great Lake Property for any Occasion

  • 5 of 5

The house comfortably slept 10 and has ample entertainment areas. The back deck is great for evening entertainment and the wildlife in the area is everywhere. The property is right across the cove from the marina and made a boat day very convenient. I would recommend the property for any group looking at Canyon Lake.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Travis! I am so glad "El Rancho Regenia" was perfect for you and your friends and that we met your expectations of the perfect vacation home on Canyon Lake. Hope to see y'all again... Jill
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Houston, TX
5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

our second trip was just as good as the first! We plan on visiting again. Jill is such a gracious host and everything is always perfect.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Christina! You and your family are always welcome! Enjoy the rest of your summer... Jill
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katy, tx
5

Perfect place to make lifelong memories with friends and family!

  • 5 of 5

We loved every minute of our stay! The hospitality was so welcoming. We needed a vacation away from our busy, over-scheduled, digital life. And we got just what we needed! We had two families (parents and 6teen boys and girls) staying together with family members visiting at various time for meals/fun. Everyone had fun and could not stop remarking on how nice this place was. Plenty of room for all to be comfortable including bathrooms.

The kitchen was stocked so well with plenty of good utensils and pans. We cooked nice big meals almost every meal. Our favorite part was the patio! We spent much time relaxing/eating outside because the breeze off of the lake was so good that we never felt hot.

The access to the house was perfect on both levels with car access. My parents (senior age) visited one day and my father uses a walker. He had no problem at all getting around. They loved the patio with a beautiful view! They look forward to future stays.

All of the furnishings and appliances were up-to-date if not new-like. This was such an improvement from most other rental properties on the lake.

The extras on the property like the outdoor cooking area and fire pit were awesome and we enjoyed s'mores, outdoor time, and good conversation! The animals were so fun to watch during the stay too! We liked that the kids had the freedom to enjoy walking around exploring the good views, each night the kids went down for a perfect sunset viewing!

The water access/entry was great and we enjoyed floating and kayaking. We were able to swim out to our boat to switch skiers. The walk to the water was not bad, a pleasant flat walk...far better than a cliffy drop off to climb like on most CL properties.

Overall, we all agreed this was the best rental property by far! We can't say enough. The adults had relaxing fun time and the teens did too! We look forward to staying here again for another multi-family vacation or even a family renunion! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amy and family, What a absolute joy it was to have you, your family and your friends here to enjoy our home. We work very hard to provide everything our guests could possibly need to make their stay as comfortable as possible. I appreciate your heartfelt review on "El Rancho Regenia" and we look forward to your next visit. Kindest regards, Jill
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5

I'm not easily impressed, but El Rancho Regenia impressed even me!

  • 5 of 5

My family has stayed in numerous vacation rentals. Some very nice, some not so much. El Rancho Regenia ranks at the top of our list. The overall atmosphere is very serene and I really appreciated all the small details ... fully stocked kitchen, bottle of wine and sweet card to welcome us, hair dryers, each bedroom has it's own bath, the separate downstairs hang-out for the kids, qtips!, linens, full cable service, full service outdoor kitchen. The place feels like a home and not a house. Also, Jill is very responsive and just a sweetheart. We will be back!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kelly, Thank you for the lovely review! I want my guests to have access to everything they could possibly need during their stay. Hope to see y'all again! Jill
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5

Awesome Property!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was awesome for everybody!!! We rented a boat, we used the custom smoker ,fed the animals, caught fish kayak fishing......and the list goes on.

The house had everything we needed and was nice and clean with awesome views. We will definitely be visiting again. Thanks for everything...

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Casey, Thank you for your nice review of "El Rancho Regenia". I am so glad that you, your family and friends had a wonderful Easter here at the ranch. Please keep us in mind for your future hill country vacations. Kindest regards, Jill
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
San Antonio
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Lucky's Bar & Grill
Nearest Motorway
19 Miles
Interstate 35 and FM 306
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Silver Sage Grill
Car: necessary

'El Rancho Regenia' is situated on 25 acres in the Texas Hill Country and is within walking distance to beautiful Canyon Lake. Canyon Lake Marina is located across the cove from our property and rents both jet skis and boats. Should you have your own 'lake toys' we are within 10 minutes of several public boat ramps.

You can float the river at Whitewater (15 minutes), take a walking tour of 'The Gorge' (15 minutes),

New Braunfels Schlitterbahn Water Park (30 minutes), Sea World or Six Flags San Antonio (1.25 hour), Texas State Capital in Austin (1.25 hour), Fredricksburg for wine tours (1.30 hour), Wimberley for shopping (20 minutes) and Gruene Hall 'Oldest Dance Hall in Texas' (20 minutes),

plus so much more to see and do.....

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Rates & Availability

Canyon Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jul 5 2017 - Sep 11 2017
2 night minimum stay
$700
$4,000
 
 
Low Season
Sep 12 2017 - Nov 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
Low Season
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
 
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
New Years Holiday
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning $275
Tax Rate 10.0%

FOR INFORMATION ON THE GUEST APARTMENT, PLEASE CONTACT THE OWNER.
Full refund of the "Refundable Damage Deposit" is contingent upon the condition of the home once the walk-through is completed by the owner or staff. ALL restrictions and rules that are outlined in the Rental Agreement MUST be followed for the refund to be processed.
Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed in writing, the rental agreement is signed and received and payment in full is received and processed.
Minimum age to rent the property is 30 years of age.
PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE PROPERTY UNDER ANY CONDITION!!!
Book 7 nights, receive one night FREE....

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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