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Trinity Trails: New,Secluded,Quiet,Small Cabin Short Trail Walk to Lake Aquilla

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 320 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Bunkhouse: Southern yellow pine walls, wood ceiling,

5 windows with beautiful outdoor view

Wall unit air conditioners

2 ceiling fans.

Armoire with TV, Blue Ray Player and and assortment of movies.

Murphy bed, Black leather couch, love seat and chair w/ottoman.

Bar height dining table w/ 4 chairs

Kitchen/bath: Separate building connected by a short walkway

Wood walls and ceiling. Ceiling fan in both Kitchen and Bath. New appliances including microwave, refrigerator, and oven

Full size bathroom with shower along with a washer/dryer.

Covered Pavillion area with table for 6.

More Details

Owner
Richard and Ruby Franco
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 14, 2018

About Richard and Ruby Franco

Ruby and I originally came across this property with other family members as we were looking for a place between Austin and Dallas where we could spend our Easters together as a large family.. We had this property for a number of years just clearing and working on the property with family and friends until one Easter when Grandpa Sanchez showed up with a shell of a building that he built in his backyard and transported up here in pieces. Ruby and I finished this building, which is now the bunkhouse. Our builder and friend Pat Small built the small kitchen and bath for us . Grandpa has since built the pavilion that we now use as well.

Richard and Ruby Franco purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Richard and Ruby Franco chose Hillsboro

This location is perfect to meet our family for weekends together and such, since we live in Austin and Ruby's sisters and their families live in the Dallas/Ft Worth Area. They also own 3 traditional cabins in this area as well.

What makes this cabin unique

The design of this cabin is very different from most vacation rentals as the bunkhouse is separate from the kitchen and bath, and connected by a wooden walkway. I guess what we have is more of a small campground / compound than a traditional cabin.

Our Cabin is the last in a series of 4, with our cabin designed for singles, couples, or small families.

Amenities

Hillsboro Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 320 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 1:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Also has a stacked washer / dryer combination
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen Size Murphy Bed additional queen size air mattress if needed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Trinity Trails: New,Secluded,Quiet,Small Cabin Short Trail Walk to Lake Aquilla
average rating of 4.909091 based on 44 reviews
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and peaceful. Well equipped. Loved it.

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

Nice get away

  • 5 of 5

It was absolutely freezing so we didn't have an opportunity to enjoy to it's fullest. We will be back in the spring. It was as advertised secluded and quiet. Last minute plans changed so we brought our dog. He had a blast running through the wide open meadow and loved walks in the woods. Very well appointed and clean.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful escape to nature from our busy city life

  • 5 of 5

We booked this trip for our 2nd anniversary and it was just what the doctor ordered! We loved that it wasn’t too far from Dallas but you felt like it was way out in the country. We went into Hillsboro for antique shopping and lunch and it was fantastic. Found some good finds. We sat by the fire box nightly and gazed at the stars, even saw a shooting star. Definitely a trip to remember!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved every minute of the stay. The cabin is so cozy and perfect. We will be back many times over! Thanks again

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here. It was so peaceful, and great to get away from the day-to-day. Our dogs loved swimming and roaming around the property. The cabins were very clean and just the right size. We would definitely come back again.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful location! Absolutely wonderful for a weekend break away from the city. The cabins are well maintained and the lake is just a short walk away. Don't be put off if the cabins seem hot when you first arrive; the AC units are amazing and easily managed to make the rooms cool in just a few minutes even in the middle of summer. Loved everything about this place and will be making another trip here for sure!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Canoe and Tandem Kayak Available

Covered and uncovered Picnic tables/areas

Farmers Market in Hillsboro every Saturday Morning, 8:00a - 12:00p from June - October.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 9.0%

Holidays will be charged at the weekend rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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