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Jeff Coffee

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Beautiful Hill Country Retreat!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

Buda House Rental Photos and Description

Tucked away on 5 acres near Austin, this property offers the best of all worlds!

Once our family’s land, this family property has been developed into a relaxing, rural retreat that has both vintage flair and modern amenities. This 5-acre compound features expansive outdoor patios and wooden decks, outdoor kitchen and BBQ smoker, a two bedroom house and a one-bedroom pool house suite surrounding a tranquil pool and waterfall spa. There is also a 1200 sq. ft. party barn available with event rentals.

With native landscaping, old growth live oak trees, abundant wildlife including rabbits, deer, raccoons and more, the rustic charm of the venue will inspire you. The property, with its solar heated pool and beautiful outdoor spaces makes a great retreat throughout the year! The solar keeps the pool comfortable from early March through October, unless it is an unusually cold spring or fall.

Located just west of Buda, this property makes the perfect venue for hosting your wedding, reception, rehearsal dinner, family reunion or other events with a comfortable, laidback Texas Hill Country feel. When booking an overnight stay in conjunction with an event rental, you can eliminate the pressure of having to prepare/decorate and break everything for your event in one day, since you would have the property for the duration of your stay. Look at the satellite photo of the property to get a sense of its scale and beauty of this compound.

Please ask about prices for hosting events, since there are limits on the number of people allowed on the property for standard vacation rentals. All events with more than 10 people must be approved in writing prior to booking and all event rules and restrictions must be followed. There are two loving cats on the property. Please check with owner before booking, if you or your guests have cat allergies.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jeff Coffee (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)
Beautiful Hill Country Retreat!
average rating of 4.769231 based on 39 reviews
5

Looking forward to another stay

  • 5 of 5

It was a great stay. There were 3 of us down for the MotoGP at COTA. There was plenty of room in the kitchen, I made a big breakfast every morning. The hot tub was great every night. It was very quiet and secluded. The beds were firm and comfy. We had some great food in downtown Buda (Clevelands). Jeff (the owner) was very nice. We didn't make use of it but I got the impression that any time we had any needs, issues, questions, etc. Jeff was ready to help.

The only part of the trip that I wished was different was that we spent so much time at the track we didn't get to enjoy the property more. Next time I'm hoping to take a few more days to lounge around the pool and make use of the outdoor kitchen BBQ area.

One of our party was used to hotels and their "everything is new" feel. It is an older home. That said it was very clean and everything worked fine.

A full sized washer and dryer is a great perk, especially for swim clothes. The kitchen was well stocked (with dishes and utensils) and roomy to work with. The third member of our party snores like a badly tuned Harley so being able to have him on the opposite side of the property in the pool house was great. There was a big TV in the main room that we popped a media player onto for some post race GP watching (It had DVD and cable as well). We were able to hook our phones up to the outdoor speaker system and enjoy music while in the hot tub and pool.

The pictures on the website were what sold us on the place and I would say they were spot on. Everything was just as I expected from the pics or better.

Thanks for the great stay Jeff,

Steve

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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5

Nice getaway

  • 5 of 5

The house was in a great location..close to Austin, San Marcos and Wimberley, right off the highway and easy to find. It is an older home but nice. Mr. Coffee was very quick to respond to any questions we had and to turn on the hot tub for us with a quick text. The pool area was awesome but we didn't get to use it much because of all the rain. We loved the outdoor speakers and the outside tv at the bar area. It would be great place for an outside wedding or family reunion.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio, TX
5

Cute, Casual, Comfortable, Convenient!

  • 5 of 5

We had a mini-reunion here with my brother and sister and their family first weekend in August. It was the perfect setup for us. Plenty of space for all of us. The pool and outdoor kitchen areas are perfect! We had outdoor surround-sound speakers to listen to music all day, and had a big screen TV in the outdoor kitchen area so we could keep up w/ the Olympics, too! My brother smoked a brisket in the smoker; we had all the things we needed, and when we couldn't find something we were looking for, Jeff was just a text away to help us find it. He is very accommodating and easy to get in touch with. Quick replies back., answering all our questions. If you forget some groceries, you are so close to 'city life' and yet still feel like you are in the hill country. Overall, a wonderful place to create memories. This house and pool, the poolhouse, and all his other amenities are great for reunions, graduation parties, weddings, girls weekends, guys weekends....just about anything party-related you can think of. We had a wonderful, wonderful, wonderful time!!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Lovely home, great for families

  • 5 of 5

Coffee grounds was the perfect location and set up for a few days away with our 2 kids and mother in law. We spent most of our time swimming in the pool and went into Buda a couple of times to enjoy ice cream at the soda fountain. The kitchen and grill area was everything we needed for meals and we were pleasantly surprised to find a pack n play since we forgot ours in Houston! Looking forward to another chance to visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Georgetown, TX
5

A slice of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

We stayed the weekend here and held a graduation party for my son. The property is fantastic! Lots of room, the pool was really nice and was a huge hit. We stayed in the main house and had guests in the pool house, very comfortable! Everyone that we invited ( around 50 people ) all said that they enjoyed the Coffee Grounds! We will definitely be back, graduation party or not! I even have some friends that are having their wedding there!! You want a place to have a big event, book this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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San Francisco
5

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  • 5 of 5

Excellent property, the pool allowed us to stay cool at night during the hot summer months and the spacious acreage was quiet and relaxing.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Austin-Bergstram (ABIA)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Cleveland's Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
I-35
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
The famous BBQ joint, Salt Lick.
Car: necessary

Located 15 minutes from Austin, on the edge of the Texas Hill Country. Great access to the new F1 track. This property is located on 5 acres.

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Rates & Availability

Buda House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Mid Season
Aug 6 2016 - Oct 19 2016
3 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
2016 F1
Oct 20 2016 - Oct 24 2016
5 night minimum stay
$1,700
Flat fee
 
 
Mid Season
Oct 25 2016 - Nov 23 2016
3 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 24 2016 - Nov 28 2016
4 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Spring Break/SXSW
Mar 10 2017 - Mar 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Mid Season
Mar 27 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$325
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Summer
May 31 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
4th of July
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$400
 
 
Summer
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,500
$5,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 6.0%

The basic vacation rental is limited to 7 overnight guests and no more than 10 guests on the property at any given time. The property can be used for weddings, reunions, graduations, anniversaries or other gatherings, if prior arrangements are made, including event rental restrictions, rules and fees. Contact the owner for rules, restrictions and rates.

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Amenities

Buda House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main House Bath - toilet , shower
    Pool House Half Bath - toilet
    Pool House Bathroom - toilet , shower , Available with rental of pool house bedroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Main House Bedroom - 1 king
    Main House Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Pool House Bedroom - 1 queen , Poolhouse Bedroom is 150' from the main house giving privacy
  • This is the perfect place for a family get together, since the pool house bedroom is comfortably separated from the main house by about 150'. This layout gives extra space and privacy for your party.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 29 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
  • swimming
Notes:
This is a unique property with great entertaining opportunities. The main house has a full kitchen, two bedrooms, formal dining room for 10 and a living room. The outdoor entertaining area includes over 3000 sq' of patio and deck areas, a full outdoor kitchen with sink, gas grill, wood/charcoal grill and smoker, pool and hot tub. Private chef service, bbq pit master, concierge service, daily maid service all available for additional charge. The pool house bedroom, which has a queen size bedroom and full bath, is included in the rental rate. For smaller parties that do not need the pool house suite the base rental rate can be reduced by 10% by excluding the pool house suite. This is the perfect property for the full Texas Hill Country Experience. Please note that we have two cats on the property, so this is not the perfect place for those with significant cat allergies.

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