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A Quiet Get-A-Way In The Texas Hill Country

Bedrooms Studio
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

The 'Roost' Has Two Sleeping Areas, Large Front Porch and Cozy back Porch.

Come to the heart of the Hill Country in Fredericksburg...a place you can unwind from the city life. The fresh air and the star gazing are magnificent. See the wildlife of deer, wild birds, squirrels and our 60 pastured chickens. We are only 10 minutes from downtown, but yet you feel your in another world.

The 'Roost' is a 400 square ft. cabin with a king sized bed downstairs and a queen sized in the loft area. The cabin sleeps four. There is a bar to dine at or take your food to the front porch and enjoy your meal outside while you watch the sunset.

Set the coffee maker to brew your java so that when your breakfast arrives between 8:30-9:00 am you are ready to experience heaven...Ask about the Angel Biscuits. Yes, this a real Bed & BREAKFAST, no coupons for fast food!

The cabin has a Kitchenette which includes fridge and microwave. It also has a flat screen TV, a video player and an assortment of videos. May have satellite in the near future.

More Details

Ida Y Patterson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2017

About Ida Y Patterson

My wife Ida and I relocated to Fredericksburg Texas from the Dallas area a little over three years ago and thoroughly enjoy living in the heart of the hill country.

Ida, is such a creative and fantastic cook and consummate hostess it was pre-determined we would have a B&B...or two.

I had worked in the printing industry over 30 years and saw the attrition in the business and decided to do a career change to real estate in 2007...not the best timing but another good life experience. Bought and sold some houses and rehabbed quite a few. Wanting to do something a bit more creative I decided to use my graphics background and try my hand at making signs and plaques thus was born, you will see some of the work around the property!

Ida Y Patterson purchased this cabin in 2012


Fredericksburg Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower, toilet, sink.
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • One King Size Bed down, One Queen Size in Loft
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • hunting


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(24 traveler reviews)

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A Quiet Get-A-Way In The Texas Hill Country
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews

Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

Amazing cabin - breakfast served at 9am was amazing both days - perfect distance from town - hosts were great - animals on grounds was cool - AC worked great!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here, the cabin was just the right size for us and the scenery was beautiful. Charming chickens welcomed you each morning as we drank our morning coffee on the porch. (If chickens aren't your thing there is some "repellant" aka water spray to deter them away) The location of the cabin was also perfect, far enough away to miss the noise of traffic but close enough to town as we got there in about 10minutes or less. The bed was very comfy and we enjoyed watching Netflix at night before bed. The breakfast served to us each morning was delicious and the hosts were very friendly and accommodating. We would recommend this to any couple or group of friends who would like to visit Fredericksburg. We want to go back again soon!!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The cabin was clean, comfortable, and so cute! We enjoyed the breakfast both days and wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect getaway spot. Cabin is very well designed, decorated and comfortable. The porches are great to sit and enjoy the scenery. When your ready to go to town you are just a few short minutes away. The breakfast was delicious. We are already looking forward to our next trip so we can stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quiet, beautiful, clean, peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely wonderful stay! It is so peaceful and beautiful here that you'd never guess you're under 10 minutes from Main St.! Ida was sweet and helpful, and the cabin was charming, clean, and everything we could have wanted. As everyone says, breakfast was amazing! Highly recommend for anyone wanting a nice cabin retreat. Best part? Don't forget to look up at night and see more stars than you can imagine without all of the city lights!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time at The Roost! It was peaceful and relaxing, exactly what we needed. My favorite moments were spent on the back porch as the sun came up, watching the deer cross the pasture and listening to the sounds of nature. Ida's breakfasts were by far the best eating we did while in Fredricksburg. My husband and I joked that if we could've paid extra to eat every meal at Ida's table we would have! We definitely plan on returning but will take more time to spend at the cabin, as we enjoyed it even more than being in town. We would (and will) recommend this cabin to anyone!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Gillespie County
Car: recommended

Fredericksburg, Texas always has something going on in town. We have a Christmas Parade that is huge and it is at night!...Have to see it to believe it when you have live longhorn steers with lights on their horns being ridden down Main Street in December.

A favorite with lots of visitors is the winery tours, many folks opt to let someone else do the driving while they sit back and enjoy the day. Did you know that the Fredericksburg area is second in wineries only to Napa Valley, California?

If you like the outdoors and an occasional hike up a solid granite dome check out Enchanted Rock Park, beautiful views and a nice way to spend a day...only 17 miles from our cabins north on Hwy. 16.

Our two cabins are on the back of our property and we are only 5 miles from downtown FBG, so you can enjoy the activities in town or in the surrounding areas and come back home and enjoy the peace and quiet of 'The Cabins Out Back'.


Rates & Availability

Fredericksburg Cabin Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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