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Rustic Cottage in The Hollows on one acre lot with 2 car garage

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 1,890 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, private bath for each plus 1/2 bath (Sleeps 8)

We invite you to come and stay at our newly decorated 3 BR/3 1/2 BA Cottage in the upscale resort community of the Hollows. Experience the serenity of the rustic Texas Hill Country and enjoy true lake resort living while leaving your worries and city traffic behind. The amenities offered by the Hollows, including its award-winning marina, are unmatched, providing year-round activities - 18 miles of scenic hiking and biking trails, a spectacular multi-level Beach Club that features a dramatic infinity-edge pool, multiple grotto pools, a fitness center, indoor/outdoor dining facilities and kayaking.

As you walk into our Cottage, you can't help but notice the attention to detail - the hand-scraped hickory wood flooring, exposed beam ceilings and wood trim. Perched on a ridge overlooking one of several canyons in the Hollows, the view from the large elevated rear deck (13 ft. by 26 ft.), or out the wall-to-wall windows of the 'great-room', provides a spectacular panoramic view of the beautiful Texas Hill Country. The living area provides comfortable seating for socializing or propping your feet up to watch your favorite shows on the large high-definition TV with Blue Ray DVD player.

The dining area with its 60' round dining table provides seating for 8 - plus an additional 3 bar stools at the over sized island. The adjacent kitchen with its stainless appliances and granite counter tops is stocked with all the accessory items and condiments you will need during your stay.

Off the kitchen is an enclosed washer dryer, a half-bath for guests and a work area with a desk. WiFi with an all-in-one printer, copier and scanner is available, so bring your work with you (if you must).

The Master Suite on the first floor provides an escape from the hustle & bustle taking place elsewhere. Triple-windows on the rear wall provide fantastic Texas Hill Country views, and its king-sized bed with a Tempur-Pedic type mattress assures ultimate comfort. The luxurious bathroom has double granite vanities and a double walk-in rain shower. A second master upstairs also has a king-sized bed and the third bedroom has two bunk beds. All of the beds have Tempur-Pedic-like mattresses providing comfortable accommodations for 8 people with no need to hassle with a sleeper sofa or a trundle bed - ideal for three or four couples to share, or two families with kids.

We are the Berrymans - Bill Sr. and wife Lynn, sons Bill Jr - his wife Ilonka, Brad - his wife Jacqui and four grand-kids - Trey, Blake, Lauren and Austin. Conveniently we all reside in the Houston area. Bill Sr. is retired, Bill Jr. is with BMC software and Brad with Continental (United) airlines. We look forward to our family get-togethers in our Cottage at the Hollows.

More Details

Owner
Lynn Berryman
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Lynn Berryman

We are the Berrymans - Lynn, sons Bill Jr - his wife Ilonka, Brad - his wife Jacqui and four grandkids - Trey, Blake, Lauren and Austin. Conveniently we all reside in the Houston area. We look forward to our family get-togethers in our Cottage at the Hollows.

Lynn Berryman purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Lynn Berryman chose Lake Travis

The Texas Hill Country has always been a favorite place for the entire family. Both Bill Jr. and Brad are graduates of UT, and if they could have had their way they both would have made their permanent residence in the Hill Country near Austin. Bill Jr. discovered the Hollows, and it was he that pushed for a home-away-from-home in this upscale development. As you can see, reviewing this web site, it offers everything one would want to escape from the routine of every-day life.

What makes this cottage unique

If you decide to stay in the Hollows, consider these features of our Cottage that are not offered by the smaller three-bedroom villas: * Up to 50% more space for you, family and friends, * Seating for 8 around the dining room table plus 3 bar stools at the over-sized island, * 3 1/2 baths - 1 for each BR plus a half bath for guests on the first level, * Accommodations for 8 without the need to hassle with a sleeper sofa or trundle beds, * Dedicated work area with WiFi capability, * Gas-log fireplace for those chilly evenings, * Two-car detached garage - providing security and eliminating parking problems, * A wood-burning fire pit for roasting 'smores', etc. * Situated on 1.2 wooded acres, providing privacy and a venue for all outdoor activities.

Amenities

Jonestown Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1890 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Double walk-in rain shower
  • Master suite has a luxurious bathroom with double granite vanities and a double walk-in rain shower. Both upstairs bathrooms have combination tub/showers.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Tempur-Pedic type mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Tempur-Pedic type mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Tempur-Pedic type mattresses
  • Master suite down with two bedrooms upstairs - each with its own private bath. Master suite, with king-size bed, has its own fantastic Hill Country view. Second master upstairs also has king-size bed. The third bedroom has two single bunk-beds. All beds have Tempur-Pedic type mattresses. Eight people can be accommodated very comfortably with no need to hassle with a sleeper sofa or a trundle bed - ideal for three or four couples to share, or two families with kids.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Hill-country View, Award-Winning Marina with Rentals, 18 Miles of Scenic Hiking and Biking Trails, Access to Multi-Level Beach Club Featuring a Dramatic Infinity-Edge Pool Multiple Grotto Pools, a Fitness Center, Indoor and Poolside Dining.

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

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Rustic Cottage in The Hollows on one acre lot with 2 car garage
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews
Tyler, Tx USA
5

The Perfect Place to Rest and Rejuvenate

  • 5 of 5

If I could give the Cottage 10 stars, I would. We stayed over Spring Break 2017 and had a wonderful time. The cottage is immaculate and had an efficiency of space that made it feel much larger than it was. The beds were very comfortable and the whole property was very quiet. We enjoyed the trails the Hollows offers to run/walk on, and the hot tub at the beach club. As the pools were not heated it was too cold to swim but still a lovely place to sit in the sun. We rented kayaks/paddleboards through Viking rentals and paddled around the cove below the beach club.

The house has everything you would need to cook a full meal, and basics like salt,pepper and foil. I loved the clean refrigerator because I don't like to get to a rental and clean out someone's used mustard or old ice cream from the refrigerator. It also had plenty of towels, paper goods etc. We spent mornings and some lunches on the large deck. I cannot recommend the Cottage or the Hollows in general enough and we plan to make this an Austin regular.

One note: an elderly person might find the stairs down to the cottage difficult as they are steep

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect in every way...

  • 5 of 5

The Berryman cottage made our stay in The Hollows fabulous. It was everything we were looking for our family of 4. Everything but shampoo is available for you in the cabin. It was a large enough space and cozy with the master downstairs and the 2 bedrooms upstairs. Unfortunately due to the rainy chilly weather we weren't able to take full advantage of the pool and recreational area but it looked very nice. The cottage was clean, super comfy beds throughout - great porch to sit and watch the sunset!! Easy check in, 2 car garage a huge plus! We also loved how quiet the area is as the street is off the main road. Thanks again Lynn for the wonderful stay in your beautiful home!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Thinking of making this our yearly trip

  • 5 of 5

I will say first that the cabin is even better than pictured! Very homey, but large at the same time. We never felt crowded with 5 adults and 2 two-year-olds. The kitchen had all of the cooking tools we needed to eat in most nights. The grill worked well. The pool at the Hollows was freezing cold, but once you got used to it it was nice on a 90 plus degree day. You may need to do a little child-proofing if you have toddlers (we blocked the corners of the fireplace with a couple decorative pillows), and consider some sort of seating/dining option if you're planning on eating in. The dining chairs are too puffy for our strap on booster seats (not that we remembered to bring them) and cheerios were spilled frequently because the kiddos couldn't quite reach the table. Just minor inconveniences that were our fault, and that didn't impact the trip negatively. As important to me as the location and home is the quality of the hosting, and Lynn was amazing. When an issue came up she dealt with it right away--someone was there in less than an hour. A few general notes about the area for anyone who wants food advice. My husband is a big planner and mostly looked for restaurants in the Lago Vista and Jonestown areas (okay, we ate out more than I initially indicated), but we had mixed results. More Restaurant had great fish and chips but everything else was lacking. The donut place next door to More was very good, though they overcharged me. J&J's BBQ was fine, Latte Vista Cafe was good, but only has outdoor seating. Our favorite places were a little farther, in Cedar Park and Leander. We recommend Blue Corn Harvest, Farm to Fork, Mouton's, and Dig Pub. All really great food and the drives didn't feel bad at all. Oh, and our kids loved Hop and Happy, a bounce house entertainment center that's pretty much back in Austin (where we live) but definitely ended up being worth the drive. Overall, it was a great trip! We'd love for this to be the "lake house" our kids get used to and visit often! Thanks!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house. It is beautiful and functional for 2 families with kids to share. The outdoor space was a blast for our kids to explore. The Hollows has so many amenities you don't even need to leave. Lynn was great to work with and provided so much great information for the area. We hope to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Alicen for the really nice review. Hope you will come back again. Lynn
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property! Homeowners easy to reach when I had a question. Everything set up for a relaxing stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house! Everything was just as we hoped!

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of things to do in the area, great views and very comfortable beds! I haven't slept that good in a while!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Austin-Bergstrom
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Parasailing

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Rates & Availability

Jonestown Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring 3
Apr 18 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Momorial Day
May 27 2017 - May 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Summer 1
May 31 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
From
$395
Fri,Sat
 
 
July 4th
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 6 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
From
$395
Fri,Sat
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
From
$300
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Formula One
Oct 22 2017 - Oct 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Late Fall 1
Oct 27 2017 - Nov 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
From
$300
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
 
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
Late Fall 2
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,400
 
 
Christmas Week
Dec 21 2017 - Dec 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
New Years
Dec 31 2017 - Jan 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
$375
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.0%

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