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Riverfront Home on the Brazos RiverWaterski/Wakeboard HavenQuite & Restful

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
11
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Weatherford House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms,2 Bath,Kitchen,Den&Dining-Additional 30X30 Game Room sleeps 5 more

This is a private home on the water. This home sets in a private quiet neighborhood that gives you the access to ; 1) public boat ramp just across the bridge, 2)children's park, 3) private river front access, 4) hot tub on the bottom back porch, 5)canoe & kayak, life vest, 6) horseshoe pit, 7) Water sports at its best includes skiing, wake surfing, wake boarding, paddle board, kayaking, canoeing or anything that floats. The water is always calm because its on a river instead of a lake. We have included 1 kayaks, and a canoe for your water activities, paddles and 4 life jackets. Fishing and swimming is available on our double boat dock or from your boat as well. A sandy island on the Brazos just yards upstream to play on , build sand castles or just sunbathing. This is an upper level rental that you enter by a spirial staircase on the outside, (sleeps11) for 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths with full kitchen & dining and has all the cooking utensils and dishes you need, a nice size den, with flat screen TV and cable with internet ,netflex and WiFi, outdoor upper deck with a gas grill and outdoor table and chair that seats 4. A large game room that has a pool table, foozball table, ping pong, air hockey, and TV for video games with 2 additional queen beds and 1 full couch that makes into a bed. However if the water sports are not what your looking for and you want to just come and stay a weekend and just get away and want to experience a bed and breakfast, it can be arranged because we enjoy making people feel welcome and serving them to enjoy their time off. We have a King Size B & B room. You would need to call 817-357-7345 for more details on the B & B. The back yard is totally canopied with mature pecan trees and a horseshoe pit, tire swing and cozy red cedar swing. You can sit and watch the squirrels jump from tree to tree. The surrounding towns of Granbury and Weatherford, and of course the DFW metro areas are all in close proximity. Weatherford is known for their cutting horse events and breeders. Weatherford also has their annual peach festival in late June or early July. Weatherford and Granbury have plenty of restaurants to dine at as well for your enjoyment.Both towns always have community affairs going on that are usually opened to the public and alot of shopping and antiques! In the fall you can walk around under the pecan trees and pick pecans almost any where you go on the river property. You can go on walks in the neighborhood or go down to the park and swing or watch your children play on the playground too. Our community park has an awesome pirate ship along with swings, slides, rock climbing wall, old time merry go round, and a new airplane teeter totter! The surrounding county roads are nice for driving and enjoying the countryside that all lead to small towns around the area that have town squares to visit shops and diners to eat at.

Each bath rooms have all your towels, soaps, shampoos, and basket of nice amenities. I always start you out with bath room kleenex and toilet paper, depending on how many are listed as guest along with paper towels and a fresh bag of ice in your refrigerator. We provide 1 bottle of propane for grilling and kitchen trash bags. We do ask that you place all large trash bags when full inside brown wooden trash container by the street! NO SMOKING OF ANY KIND IS EVER PERMITTED INSIDE THE HOUSE, INCLUDING VAPOR! THERE IS A NO PET RULE AS WELL.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
JULIE GRIER
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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About JULIE GRIER

We bought it in 2012 and totally remodeled it. We enjoy sharing it with others because it is very quiet on the river here. The upper level is accessed by its own entry door on the deck that has a spiral staircase. You may call about our B & B that can be scheduled in advance to be available for you to enjoy a bed and breakfast as our guests. We will reside in the downstairs area of the house and serve your needs as hosts. This service must be arranged ahead of time. We do not live full time on the premises!

JULIE GRIER purchased this house in 2012

Why JULIE GRIER chose Texas

It sets in a private community neighborhood that is very calm and quiet and away from the city, but close enough to be there in minutes. The facilities are all newly remodeled and decorated with new clean furnishings. The streets are less traveled and great to go for walk in the the neighborhood or down to the river and sit on the dock or the banks and watch the wildlife along the river like geese,ducks, deer, and a horse ranch across the river that has a large herd that visits the river daily for a drink.

What makes this house unique

The upstairs has large windows across the back that you can look out and see the river while your eating in the dining room ,out on the deck, or playing pool in the game room. If your a morning person that loves being up early and like the outdoors, you can go canoeing or kayaking up or down the river for a great morning or evening excursion without the big waves of a windy lake. On nice evenings cooking out and eating on the deck upstairs or the flagstone porch under the trees in the backyard on the river bank is very pleasant.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Riverfront Home on the Brazos RiverWaterski/Wakeboard HavenQuite & Restful
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
5

Relaxing but with plenty of available activities outdoors!

  • 5 of 5

Property owners made themselves available for any needs! Even though a rainy weekend, we had teens there for a birthday weekend and they never got bored! The property was neat and tidy, very well kept. There were amentities available throughout the house as well as a small store down the road for forgotten essentials. The owners went above and beyond by adding festive birthday decorations for the birthday girl! We definitely will recommend this property and we will also return!!

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super cute house

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay! The owners are incredibly nice & accommodating. We were 2 families with 4 children under 4. It was perfect. Super easy access to the water! You can tell they have put a lot of effort into the decor. It was adorable, our daughter loved the purple room. My only thing is the stairs you take to enter the house are spiral & very narrow. It was a little difficult getting everything up the stairs. They also got really hot in the sun so make sure no little hands touch them! We had a blast & would definitely stay there again. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! It was great to meet these 2 precious families! Come again!
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5

Property was spacious and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

Our group had a great experience! We had a group of 12 adults and we found it to be plenty big to accommodate us. The game room had a ton of fun stuff to keep everyone entertained and the dock was a great place to relax and enjoy the sun during the day. The owners were very friendly and accommodating. They made sure we had everything we needed during our stay. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to my friends.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were glad to have your group again! You are welcomed back anytime!
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4

Overall the property was nice, clean and accommodating

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay and the location. The purpose of the trip was a girl's weekend to get-away from the busy life in Dallas and the peaceful setting was a welcome change. We were surprised that the homeowners were there all weekend staying on the lower level of the house - some of us wanted to get away from kids/people as we are moms so we would have preferred more privacy. Overall host was more than accommodating and friendly.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed you coming to visit our river house! I'm not sure why you were surprised of our presence ! I mentioned prior to you booking we had a property meeting to attend and you said no problem you would be gone most of the day, as you were. I got there on Friday to greet you and my husband and 14 yr old daughter got there around 9 pm. We left Saturday evening. I always communicate to our guest if we might be there prior to anyone booking! It is clearly listed we have private living quarters on the lower level! It was nice having you and I appreciate you leaving our "get away" in an exceptional manner.
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5

Home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

We (husband,wife, 6 kids-ages 7months to 14years, and husbands parents) came for a wedding in Granbury. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The view was gorgeous and the house was well stocked with all we needed for our 3 night stay.

The owners, Julie and Mike, were very friendly and made sure we had everything we needed!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our river rental. We will look forward to you visiting us again in the future. Julie Grier
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5

Great home, plenty of space to spread out, great location

  • 5 of 5

We had 8 guys at the house for the weekend and had a great time. We were never on top of each other. The backyard was great for setting up cornhole and washers. We had an awesome fire each night. The location is great because you feel like you are far out in the country, but you are only about 40 minutes from downtown Ft Worth. Also, nice that it was an easy drive to Revolver Brewery in Granbury. Owners were great to work with! Would most definitely book again!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We would love to have you again!
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Map

The Wild Mushroom
Stockyards Station
Mary's Brazos Cafe
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
TAQUILLAS IN WEATHERFORD
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
ALEDO
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Interstate 20W OF DFW
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
MARY'S BRAZOS CAFE
Nearest Ski
WATER SKIING ON LOCATION
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
ON THE RIVER
Car: recommended

New water park in Weatherford, Texas. KOA camp ground is located about 14 miles down Tin Top Road for friends or relatives who might have RV's.

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Rates & Availability

Weatherford House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Holiday
Nov 21 2016 - Jan 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$400
$2,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $100
Property Damage Protection $79
Tax Rate 8.25%

Standard and Seasonal rate is based on the rental of the upper floor includes entry, dining, kitchen, 2 bedrooms with queen beds in each room,family room with 2 sofas that are used as twins, 2 full bathrooms,large 30x27 Gameroom , 2 Queen Beds, 1 Full couch sofa, pool table that converts into ping pong, air hockey table, fooze ball table, large screen TV for Wii set up, upstairs deck with table and 4 chairs and grill, and all outdoor areas. Cable in family room. Check rates for amounts and dates. If you don't want the game room and bath we will close it off and take $50 off your rental. As a reminder this will take away 3 beds and 1 bath and alot of spacios fun, not to mention the view! We do have one canoe with padels and 2 kayaks with padels, fire pit for roasting or smores and a boat dock. You would need to sign releases for all visitors and send a signed lease agreement with a current copy of your drivers licence. Any damages or accidents to the property will be paid for through your damage insurance that is included in your fee. Owner shall not be responsible for damage or loss of renters personal property! Owner assumes no responsibility for illness or injury that may incur to humans while on the premises.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Weatherford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Bathrooms have mens/womens/childrens bath soap, shampoo and conditioner, bath, hand and face towels, hair dryer, make up mirror on counter and an amanities basket that we ask you to take what you can use and leave some for others! They both have ceiling air vent fans, heaters and great lighting.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Den - 2 twin/ single , Large wide couches are used for twin beds.
    Bedroom 3/Game Room - 2 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Both Bedrooms have queen beds, Den has two wide couches that can be used as twins and the Game room can sleep 5 to 6 people.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Can be vacation home or Bed & Breakfast. Options for staff to provide breakfast lunch and dinner. Boat & ski amenities available at additional fees. Guide required. All trash must be bagged and put in brown dumpster my the street.

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