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Charming Country Ranch House, Family Friendly

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 5 (with use of sleeper sofa)

Lovely home on working ranch with expansive views of rural countryside. Ranch has cattle, chickens, cats & dogs, and real live roosters- so no need for an alarm! But you can always go back to sleep. The home is clean and well-cared for and includes covered porches, washer & dryer, full kitchen, wifi, and all the furnishing that make a house a home. There is a 2 vehicle carport that will keep the hot Texas sun from melting your dash in the summer heat!

There is gated entry and the owners' home shares the property.

More Details

Owner
Robert Wagner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Good Morning,

 

I wanted to personally say that we had an amazing time on your property. All of my party enjoyed the dogs…I think one person even “adopted” them for the duration of our stay.
Mar 2013
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Amenities

Lockhart Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Ensuite Bedroom - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom - 1 double
  • Will accomodate up to 5 with Sleeper sofa 2 additional Cots available upon request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Located in the country however, 10-30 min. drives to small towns and big city life

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Country Ranch House, Family Friendly
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 78 reviews
5

Quiet place to relax

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. My grandchildren loved visiting the horses and cows and playing with the puppies. It was so nice to have someplace quiet to come home to after our day trips to San Antonio, Waco and Austin. The house had everything we needed for the week and the homemade bread, jam, fresh eggs and brisket were an added bonus. Thank you for sharing your ranch!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its always a pleasure to share our home with such wonderful guests. We enjoyed the chance to bring you into our family. Best regards. Robert and Brittany
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5

A charming country experience!

  • 5 of 5

We were so very blessed by our time near Lockhart. Robert was a kind and thoughtful host, there when needed but allowing us our space. The house was more than we had hoped for and perfectly suited for our 3 year old and four month old girls. This being somewhat of a working vacation and the weather turning cold and wet for a couple days, we had no issues spending some days inside and there was plenty of room and entertainment to go around. I would highly recommend it for a small family or two couples if you're willing to share common space. The bathrooms are with each bedroom with bedroom #1 having the bathroom connected and bedroom #2 having it's bathroom right outside the bedroom door near the kitchen. Full washer and dryer setup with plenty of space in the fridge and freezer as well. TV and WiFi internet worked great and were easy to use. The porch and yard spaces are very nice and worked great for letting our little person be outside! The back yard is actually fenced from the patio so that was good for Mommy's peace of mind :) The geographical location is quite pleasant. We traveled to both San Marcos and Kyle more than once and the 15-20 mile distance goes easily. The location is not difficult to find and the address plugs directly into Google Maps, although the location was slightly off by a couple hundred yards. Suffice to say, we're trying to come up with more excuses to be in the Lockhart area in the future!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Chris, quite the blessing to meet you, Amanda and the babies. You are always welcome here. Thank you so much for the kind words and your wonderful company. Robert
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5

So so lovely!

  • 5 of 5

The first thing we noticed when we got out of the car was how quiet it was! After leaving the city it was so wonderful to hear nothing! Robert and Denise were fabulous hosts, attentive, hospitable and welcoming. There were amazing chicken wings awaiting us when we arrived, and the house was well stocked with all the essentials we could have required, including a laundry. The beds were comfortable and the living areas felt like a home. We enjoyed getting to know their dogs, but the fenced area at the back of the house had a lovely sitting area that was dog-free and wonderful in the morning sunshine. We took a walk on the property one morning with Robert’s directions which was lovely.

Thanks so much Robert and Denise! We had such a lovely time on your ranch!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Slice of TX hospitality in Lockhart

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed our stay in Lockhart. Accommodations have room to settle in and great hosts. They brought over meatloaf, homemade bread, bottle of red, and fresh eggs the first night of our stay and provided us a F1 program when they knew we were attending the race. Super friendly dogs that greeted us every morning and when we came thru the entrance gate. Great location to enjoy TX BBQ capital and EZ drive to F1 track.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This was a great place to stay. Great house, gracious host and many local things yo do.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have been so blessed to be able to share my home with the most awesome guests and friends. If you ever need me, just say the word.
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5

Fabulous stay with most incredible host we have ever experienced!! !

  • 5 of 5

Great experience for 2 couples. Plenty of room for sleeping, cooking, and fellowship .Comfortable beds . We could go on and on but all 4 of us were in awe of the great Texas hospitality!!!!!! Thanks Robert for making this a great stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Lockhart
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Lockhart State Park Golf Course & Quail Creek
Nearest Train
33 Miles
Austin
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
HWY 21
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Lockhart
Nearest Beach
204 Miles
Galveston
Car: necessary

Featuring the Best Barbecue in the Country and located halfway between Austin and San Antonio.

*15 miles to Circuit of the Americas Formula 1 Race Track

Austin: live music, theater, ballet, Barton Springs, Greenbelt (running/biking), Lady Bird Lake hike & bike trail, capitol building, rock climbing, boating, Domain (shopping), South Congress (shopping & good eats), SXSW, ACL Music festival, Zilker Park, University of Texas.

San Antonio: River Walk, San Antonio Spurs, Fiesta Amusement Park, Sea World, the Alamo, Mission Trail.

Surrounding areas: Schlitterbahn (New Braunfels), Texas Wine Country, Tanger Outlet (San Marcos).

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $75

SXSW Discounted rate $1250 for entire event March 13-22, 2015 [interactive+film+music].
SXSW/entire event & Formula 1 include cleaning fee
Military & 1st responder's discount 10% (upon arrival, please show appropriate ID)
*Events & week/month long stays, please let us know your beverage of choice to accompany your complimentary welcome cheese, crackers & fruit platter!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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