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Billie Elder

Member since: 2014
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Speaks: english

100 yr old gorgeous 2 story Hill Country Home w/ pool - sleeps 10

22 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Georgetown Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

3 BR, 2-1/2 BA with spectacular views, quiet country setting

Exceptionally beautiful 2 story historical 100 yr old country home, situated on 3 acres in the Texas Hill Country. We have a new monthly rate of $6,200.

Our elegantly furnished home features hardwood floors throughout, beautiful oriental rugs, fully equipped eat-in kitchen, separate dining room, 2 living rooms, 1-1/2 bathrooms downstairs and 1 bathroom upstairs.

Driving north of Austin on I-35, I always feel as if I’ve returned to the rest of Texas when I reach Georgetown. Past the sprawl of the capital, though the rip-roaring growth of Round Rock (which looks as if it’s been eating its famous doughnuts), I take a deep, if brief, breath of open prairie and wide sky. Then I duck under the shade of Austin Avenue and its vintage homes and emerge onto one of the prettiest squares in Texas.

Stroll beautiful downtown Georgetown and appreciate some of the finest Victorian architecture in the state of Texas. Unique shopping and delicious dining are some of the options which await you.

In any given week in Georgetown, you can find multiple performances, art openings or live music to experience.

Choose from multiple venues that showcase eclectic and traditional art, or find yourself swept away by award winning performances.

The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas is the stage for many of the festivals and special events in Georgetown. The Red Poppy Festival, held each year in April, is a musical celebration of spring and Georgetown’s signature red poppies. The Christmas Stroll fills the Square with holiday sounds, shopping, and goodies in December. There’s always something happening in Georgetown.

Other activities and attractions in the area include:

- 9 miles of Hike and Bike trails along the South San Gabriel River

- Georgetown Challenge Course. Nestled among the trees lining the North San Gabriel River, this year-round course consists of many low team elements, 22 new and exciting high elements (including parallel zip lines), and 2 climbing walls.

- Disc Golf Course

- Blue Hole, a scenic lagoon lined by limestone bluffs, situated on the South San Gabriel River in Georgetown, Texas

- Georgetown Art Center, located on Main Street

- Georgetown Public Library

- Palace Theater (a year round live theater venue), located on South - Austin Avenue

- Inner Space Caverns is a living cave, which means that its formations are continuing to develop and take shape. For over 80,000 years, the cavern has been constantly changing, allowing for spectacular displays and breathtakingly beautiful formations.

- Antique shopping in nearby Salado

- Stagecoach Inn - Famous dining experience

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Billie Elder (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 22 traveler reviews

100 yr old gorgeous 2 story Hill Country Home w/ pool - sleeps 10
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
5

Beautiful and spacious home which was perfect for our big group

  • 5 of 5

The home was gorgeous, spacious, very clean and well stocked. It was even more beautiful in person. We stayed with another family and it easily accommodated our group of nine. We were there for a baseball tournament being held in Round Rock and it was the perfect location. Shopping and dining were only a few miles away, even though being on the property felt like we were in the country. The pool was big and refreshing. There's a creek the boys went to at the back of the property where they fished (and caught several by the way). There was a golf cart that we and the kids rode around the property. The kids had a ball. We had other parents and players over for a bbq and swimming. The owners were fabulous and were there to assist with anything we needed. The kitchen was very well stocked. There were plenty of beach towels. They had paper towels, toilet paper, laundry detergent and dish detergent, available for our entire stay of eight days! We went to Austin a couple of the days and it only took us about 30 minutes. If we ever come back to the area, we will definitely stay at this home again.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Paula - Thank you guys so much for selecting our home for your ball tournament/vacation. We enjoyed having the kids zip around in the golf cart every day. We would welcome you back again.
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5

The Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for The "Berg" Girls annual weekend retreat. This is the most beautiful and well cared for 100 year old home. Billie and Jerry were very hospitable when we arrived, and throughout the entire weekend. They made sure we had everything we needed. We loved how secluded, yet how close the property was to Georgetown. Whether it's our girls weekend, or a family event, we would definitely stay here again. Thank you Elder family for a much needed relaxing weekend.~The "Berg" Girls

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was nice meeting all of you and so glad you relaxed and had a great time. You "Berg" girls come back anytime.
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5

Just perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

This rural home and property is clean and beautifully maintained. We met Billie when we arrived. She was so friendly, caring and hospitable. She and her husband made sure that everything was ready. We had a grandson graduating from Southwestern so we wanted to stay near the Georgetown campus. It's an easy ten minute drive to Georgetown. The kitchen is well-equipped. We BBQ'd on the gas BBQ both nights and ate at the picnic tables under the majestic trees. The house has three bedrooms and there's lots of space inside and outside for visiting. There's a nice pool and plenty of lawn chairs. There are large screen TVs and WiFi. There is beautiful open space around the house, and even a small fenced area. We had a wonderful time! I would highly recommend this property to friends and relatives! A BIG THANK YOU to the Elders for providing such a wonderful place for people to stay!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed meeting your family and are so glad you had a relaxing time with your Grandson and family members. We know you are proud of him. I also want to thank Robyn for the wonderful bar of soap from her place of business in Wimberley, TX. In case other visitors to our site are reading this please visit her at The Herb Room @ 13710 Ranch Road 12 #3 in Wimberley. We plan to visit her soon. Again, thank you for staying with us and for your kind words.
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Huntsville
5

The perfect family gathering place

  • 5 of 5

This home is absolutely beautiful! Immaculate, and completely stocked with everything you might need! The Elders were amazing hosts, and went above and beyond to see that our stay was perfect! This will be our new "go to" place when we are in the Georgetown area!

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful. Relaxing. Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing to host a large group. Beautifully remodeled historic home with an great outdoor setting! It was everything we could have asked for!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gray - thanks so much. We enjoyed meeting all the Southwestern guys. Perfect guests. Again, thank you. Billie Elder
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Dallas
5

Great home and host! Our fam loved it.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and functional home for a large family for all ages. Really great kitchen and dining, along with family room and back porch, we enjoyed all rooms. The best for my wife and I was a great master bed and bath as well that we could escape to. The Elder family were very helpful and great host during our wedding event stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review. This really helps future guests know what to expect. I appreciate it. Billie Elder
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA)
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Terra Vista, Round Rock, TX
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Texas Toll 130
Car: recommended

Driving north of Austin on I-35, I always feel as if I’ve returned to the rest of Texas when I reach Georgetown. Past the sprawl of the capital, though the rip-roaring growth of Round Rock (which looks as if it’s been eating its famous doughnuts), I take a deep, if brief, breath of open prairie and wide sky. Then I duck under the shade of Austin Avenue and its vintage homes and emerge onto one of the prettiest squares in Texas.

Stroll beautiful downtown Georgetown and appreciate some of the finest Victorian architecture in the state of Texas. Unique shopping and delicious dining are some of the options which await you.

In any given week in Georgetown, you can find multiple performances, art openings or live music to experience.

Choose from multiple venues that showcase eclectic and traditional art, or find yourself swept away by award winning performances.

The Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas is the stage for many of the festivals and special events in Georgetown. The Red Poppy Festival, held each year in April, is a musical celebration of spring and Georgetown’s signature red poppies. The Christmas Stroll fills the Square with holiday sounds, shopping, and goodies in December. There’s always something happening in Georgetown.

Other activities and attractions in the area include:

- 9 miles of Hike and Bike trails along the South San Gabriel River

- Georgetown Challenge Course. Nestled among the trees lining the North San Gabriel River, this year-round course consists of many low team elements, 22 new and exciting high elements (including parallel zip lines), and 2 climbing walls.

- Disc Golf Course

- Blue Hole, a scenic lagoon lined by limestone bluffs, situated on the South San Gabriel River in Georgetown, Texas

- Georgetown Art Center, located on Main Street

- Georgetown Public Library

- Palace Theater (a year round live theater venue), located on South - Austin Avenue

- Inner Space Caverns is a living cave, which means that its formations are continuing to develop and take shape. For over 80,000 years, the cavern has been constantly changing, allowing for spectacular displays and breathtakingly beautiful formations.

- Antique shopping in nearby Salado

- Stagecoach Inn - Famous dining experience

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Rates & Availability

Georgetown Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$350
$2,275
$6,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee per week $100
Property Damage Protection $99

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Georgetown Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Claw-foot tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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