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Hill Country getaway - Next to Hamilton Pool

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Free-standing rock and cedar guest house ~ 750 sq ft. First bedroom with queen bed. Second bedroom upstairs with full bed and day bed. Full bath. Full kitchen. Living,dining and kitchen combined. Roofed porch with swing and glider.. TV/DVD, Netflix. Wireless router. Deck 100 feet below cabin overlooking creek. Beautiful view of Hill County from porch. Gas grill available for your cookouts. Ping pong table with paddles and balls.


Property Manager
Patti Boyd
Member since: 2013
Speaks: spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Patti Boyd

David Boyd, retired from UT Austin. Patti Boyd, semi-retired from self-employment. We both have lived in Austin area for about 50 years, and have lived at this property since 1995.

Patti Boyd purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Patti Boyd chose Texas

It is incredibly beautiful, truly, and a very natural area. Austin seems to grow daily, but our place here, only 30 miles from downtown, feels a world away. It is very a peaceful, relaxing place to be, a real getaway from the hustle and bustle.

What makes this cabin unique

The view from the cabin is phenomenal. Sitting on the porch and relaxing in the swing or glider and enjoying the view of Cypress Creek canyon 120 feet below is a mind-altering experience. It really takes you out of yourself for a bit. If you're a bit adventurous, you can climb down the custom-built iron staircase and trail to an incredibly beautiful deck built on a boulder overlooking Cypress Creek. It feels very much like a giant treehouse, with the sound of the falling water running down below.

Amenities

Hammett's Crossing Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Loft - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(43 traveler reviews)

Hill Country getaway - Next to Hamilton Pool
average rating of 4.976744 based on 43 reviews
Wharton,Texas
5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place to stay. Awesome view from the porch. Nice little hike down to the creek. Great location. Very nice owners.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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College Station, TX
5

Absolutely amazing

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect. The property was breathtaking

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful setting, friendly owners

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LAREDO, TEXAS
5

Hill Counntry getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a very relaxing time at the lovely guest house. The house is very comfortable and clean. The covered porch has a wonderful view that goes on and on. They Boyd's made us very welcome and the breakfast that Patti made for us was out of this world. We loved every minute of our stay and hope to be back next time we have to be in Austin.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy and relaxing

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice cabin in the hill country, close to swimming areas, hiking areas and Austin TX

  • 5 of 5

Cabin was great and had most amenities: kitchen utensils, Netflix and Internet connection. Cypress Creek is just below the cabin on a steep stairwell, creek was very beautiful. Cabin is very close to several hiking and swimming areas, river parks (Hamilton Pool) and several LCR parks that allow dogs on and off leash. River frontage and hiking access below the cabin was only 200 feet, so you will need to drive down the road for longer hikes. Lots of birds with the feeders and bird bath outside cabin as well as outdoor seating and a great hill country view. Other amenities included ping pong table, farm animals and a very cool tortoise. Easy to drive into Austin for dinner or for sightseeing. David and Patty were great hosts.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Krause Springs
"A fun place to cool off in the summer."
Cypress Valley Canopy Tours
"If you're young and adventurous, this looks like a lot of fun, and some of our guests have e..."
Opie's Barbecue
"Opie's knows how to make good BBQ! And it's right close to Krause Springs and Lake Travis."
Spicewood Vineyards
"A really nice vineyard and winery. Beautiful spot too."
Salt Lick BBQ
"The Salt Lick needs no description, Right? It's GREAT BBQ and a really fun place to visit."
Hamilton Pool Preserve
"An incredibly beautiful natural area that is also an awesome place to go for a swim! Remini..."
Milton Reimers Ranch Park
"This is a really big park (thousands of acres). It has swimming (in the Pedernales River), ..."
Verdes Mexican Parilla
"Truly excellent food, especially nice outdoors area for grownups and kids (room for kids to ..."
Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center
"Incredibly beautiful, is the gate next to ours off of Hamilton Pool Road, and tours for the ..."
Westcave Cellars Winery
"Our favorite winery and vineyard, and only half a mile from us."
Bell Springs Winery
"Beautiful place to enjoy a wine tasting, etc."
Jester King Brewery
"Popular place nearby."
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Carmela's
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Hamilton Pool / Pedernales River in Reimers Ranch
Car: necessary

Hamilton Pool Park is 2 miles and Reimers Ranch Park is 3 miles. We are about 30 minutes from the world famous Salt Lick Barbeque in Driftwood. Fredericksburg is about 1 hour away with many wineries along the way, the closest of which is one-half mile away from our gate.

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Rates & Availability

Hammett's Crossing Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
winter
Nov 15 2019 - Feb 15 2020
2 night minimum stay
$650
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
From
$150
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.25%

Rates are for 2 people. Additional, add $10 per person.
Homemade Breakfast available at $10 per person.

Weekends have a minimum 2-night stay (Friday & Saturday, Thursday & Friday, or Saturday & Sunday)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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