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A Place to Relax at the Lake

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 13-14)

Large home with a cabana on Cedar Creek Lake. Located in a quiet neighborhood. One hour from Downtown Dallas and only 3 minutes from stores and restaurants in Gun Barrel City. Thirty minutes from Canton, great for girls' weekend! Sleeps 13 adults comfortably. Fully furnished.

Room 1: Master with King Bed

Room 2: King Bed

Room 3: King Bed with sleeping nook for child

Room 4: King bed and twin bed

Room 5: Twin bed with twin pull out

Room 6: KIng bed with sleeping nook

Amenities include cabana, dock, free Wi-Fi, 2 televisions with cable service and DVD players, 2 VCR players, over 100 DVD movies, large newly remodeled kitchen (fully equipped), 3 large couches, wood burning fireplace, 2 refrigerators, 2 ice makers, gas grill, lots of board games, outdoor games (corn hole, Jenga, Connect 4), Kayaks available for additional rental fee, books (children's and adult reading), ceiling fans in every room, new HVAC.

Cabana is functional as mini-kitchen with microwave, grill, refrigerator ,and free-standing ice maker. Also, a covered porch overlooking the lake with lots of seating for leisurely dinners and playing board games.

Multiple seating areas for large groups. Relax in the Game Room and watch the sunset in front of 4 huge windows facing the water. Private boat launch is within two blocks of the house. Boat and ski-do rentals are available and can be found via this link:

$450 a night with a two-night minimum. $150 cleaning fee. $400 refundable deposit (will be refunded within 10 business days after renter's departure date. $425 a night for holidays, with a three-night minimum. (Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas season, New Year's, and Spring Break). Call for availability.

Keywords: On the Water, Lake House, Relax, Large Groups, Gun Barrel City, Cedar Creek Lake, Mabank, Girls' Weekend, Family Reunion, Bachelorette Party, just fun!

More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2017

About Debbie

We have owned this property for over 15 years, and we have made wonderful memories at Cedar Creek Lake. We have 5 children and over 500 friends that have enjoyed this home.

Debbie purchased this house in 2001

Why Debbie chose Cedar Creek Lake

This home is located in a quiet neighborhood on a cul-de-sac. Kids can ride bikes, skate, play outside, and otherwise enjoy the outdoors here "in the country". Our home is situated on the lake at the end of a cove. Because "our water" is not in the main part of the lake, everyone may enjoy swimming off of our dock without worrying about lots of watercraft traffic.

What makes this house unique

The home is close to everything--grocery stores, emergency clinic, hospital (right in Gun Barrel City), Gun Barrel's version of Dave and Busters with go-carts and laser tag, movie theater, drug stores, Walmart, nail salons, pizza delivery, and whatever else you might need. So, when your teenagers want pizza at 10:00 PM or one of your guests enjoyed too much sun, it is nice to have 5-minute access to these businesses. In other neighborhoods on Cedar Creek Lake, you are much farther from grocery stores, etc...


Mabank House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 24 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1-Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2- Green Bedroom - 1 king , The Green Bedroom has one king bed.
    Bedroom 3-Sleeping Nook Bedroom - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , This bedroom has one king bed and a sleeping nook.
    Bedroom 5-Trundle Room - 2 twin/ single , This bedroom has a trundle bed (two twins).
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king , 1 child bed , This room has 1 king and a childs' sleeping nook.
    Bedroom 4 - This bedroom has 1 king and one twin bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

A Place to Relax at the Lake
average rating of 4.9772725 based on 44 reviews

What a great place!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed two nights in this home. What a great place. It's updated, it feels like home not a vacation site. The owners are really nice, easy to get along with and will do most anything to make your stay comfortable. My family has stayed in two other homes on Cedar Creek and this property is by far the best. We will be booking at least two more outings at this property in 2017.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Lake house Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This lake house is absolutely the perfect place to stay for a group get-a-away. My family celebrated Christmas here and the house comfortably accommodated our group of 10. The bathrooms and kitchen were updated exquisitely. We made lavish meals almost everyday and everything we needed was in that kitchen. The house has this warm and cozy B and B feel. You can enjoy the great views of the lake while watching the game, playing games, etc. We have AMAZING family photos in front of the lake. The owner's are very generous and great about communicating with you. My sister left a few baby items behind and the owners went out of their way to return them to her. This place was perfect for our family!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful location for a family holiday!

  • 5 of 5

This lake house was an amazing location for our family's Thanksgiving holiday! We had 11 people in our group and it was a perfect fit for us. The game room area had a puzzle going, laptops plugged in, football on the TV (or movies in between games) and watching corn hole games and fishing on the pier – from the huge window facing the lake. Our lab loved watching the ducks from the pier and the sunrise and sunset views were an event we had to witness each morning and evening (also an ideal backdrop for Christmas card photo shoot). The beds were so comfy it was difficult to get the twenty-somethings out of bed, but maybe it was because the scrabble games went on too long the night before. The kitchen was so big and allowed for the lab to get a drink of water, whilst the men tended to the turkey and ladies set up side dishes. The table was great - we could all dine together, play games together or just catch up on big fish stories (one big catfish was caught on the pier). Thanks Debbie, for your hospitality and welcoming us into your beautiful lake house.

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing a review it really helps other families to help pick our home. It isn't fancy, but like you say it's great for families that just want to be together and create their own memories. Thank you for leaving things so nice. Have a great 2017! Hopefully, we will see you in the summer. P.S. Would love to see the Christmas card, as you could see in our home I LOVE, LOVE Pictures!
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Beautiful Home!

  • 5 of 5

We made a trip to Canton and chose this home to stay for the week. We could not have chose a better place to stay. The house had everything you could possibly need. More than enough room for all nine of us. The beds were very comfortable and everyone rested well after our outings. The nook in one of the bedrooms was a hit with my 7 year old granddaughter! She is still talking about it. The kitchen was fully equipped with everything you would need. The view of the lake from what I called the sun room was excellent. We stayed a lot in that room in the evenings reading and enjoying the view. Enjoyed talking to the owner, Debbie, she was great making sure of what we needed. We will be back again!

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words! We love our home and glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for leaving it so nice you did a great job. Come back anytime and glad you made some memories at our home!
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A beautiful place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful place to stay for the weekend. The lake house was clean and comfortable. It was a perfect place to relax and spend time with friends. Great view and location. We will return for another stay. Thanks for letting us rent the house.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

This house is well updated and very accommodating. We stayed in this house in mid July with temps at 100+ every day and the AC worked great. The kitchen and bathrooms are very modern. Plenty of room to stretch out with 5 bedrooms and 2 living rooms. There were 2 families in our stay, 9 people total and we didn't even use all the rooms available to us. The cabana house by the water is a great place to hangout during swimming breaks and for grilling. Lake level was at normal pool and during the week the lake was very smooth. The owner Debbie is very nice and an easy person to work with. We look forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
DFW Airport
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Pinnacle Golf Course


Rates & Availability

Mabank House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $400

Cancellations 60 days ahead receive all funds returned. Cancellations 30-60 days prior arrival face a $100 administrative fee. Cancellations less then 30 days prior to arrival lose full payment minus deposit, cleaning fee and pet fee. OWNER NEEDS TO TALK TO RENTERS BEFORE PROPERTY IS RENTED 214-734-6152 DEBBIE

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