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Peaceful Country Setting with FREE TAMU Football Parking

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1bdr + living area w/pull-out sofa bed, full kitchen, laundry, large deck

The newly-constructed guest house includes one bedroom with a comfortable queen-sized bed, closet, living area with pull-out sofa bed, full-size kitchen, pantry, bathroom, and laundry room. The front door opens to a large, upper-level deck with tables and seating for four.

The fully-functional kitchen includes a full-size refrigerator, oven and cook-top with vent hood, large microwave, toaster oven, and coffee maker. There are place settings, cookware, cooking utensils, glasses, and other basic items for cooking.

The living area includes a sofa that expands to a queen-size bed as needed, table and chairs, and a flat-screen TV with local channels and DVD player.

The large, outdoor deck has two bar-height tables with seating for four. The deck overlooks the oak tree forest to the back of the property. It is perfect for relaxing, barbecuing, and entertaining.

The guest house is located on the second level of the building and is accessible by stairs only. The building is completely private (no one lives downstairs). Solar panels on the roof supplement the building's energy systems and provide most of the electric and hot water usage.

More Details

Owner
Adam
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, german, spanish, danish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 14, 2017

About Adam

Adam and Kathrin both attended and obtained degrees from Texas A&M University. We have lived and worked in the area for more than ten years. Adam owns a solar business and teaches at the university, and Kathrin is a veterinarian and doing research at Texas A&M.

Adam purchased this cottage in 2001

Why Adam chose Bryan - College Station

This property offers the best of both worlds: It is a peaceful, country-like setting on 2.5 acres, away from busy town life, town lights, and town noise -- yet it is only seven minutes away (by car) to the university or downtown Bryan!

What makes this cottage unique

The New England style construction is cozy and somewhat unique in this area. The wooded setting and large area of natural landscape offers more privacy than typical neighborhoods. The neighbors are friendly, helpful, and many are often out walking on the main road.

Amenities

Canyon Creek Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • Heated tile flooring, comfortable bathroom rugs; tall shower with large, tall shower head; elegant sink with granite countertop
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Separate bedroom with queen-sized bed, side table, and closet
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(61 traveler reviews)

Peaceful Country Setting with FREE TAMU Football Parking
average rating of 4.885246 based on 61 reviews
5

The property was awesome! Home away from home. REALLY

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed every minute of it. Nice clean homey property. We ate out on the balcony for breakfast. So peaceful. We will for sure stay again this time next year if my son makes State Equiene Special Olympics again.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming Place

  • 5 of 5

Excellent place to stay !

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Wonderful Quiet Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment, so quiet. Very nice bathroom and kitchen. Definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Absolutely beautiful and well appointed

  • 5 of 5

This guest house in the trees was a perfect resting spot after campus craziness. Beautifully appointed, extremely comfortable bed and couch, and everything clean and pristine. We will definitely want to come back! The hosts are so welcoming, even the pets are friendly, as evidenced by the cat hair on my computer! Made us feel

Like we were home:) thank you for the wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Cute place, thanks!

  • 5 of 5

Nicely appointed, perfect for the weekend.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Leander, TX
5

College Station visit

  • 5 of 5

We were blessed to stay at this nice VRBO hidden back among the trees. It was very clean, decorated very nicely and had everything you would need. We will definitely be back when we go to see my granddaughter at Texas A&M University. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
CLL
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Duddley's Draw
Nearest Ferry
165 Miles
Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Traditions Club and Golf Course
Nearest Train
80 Miles
Amtrak station Temple, TX
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Texas State Highway 21
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Cafe Eccel
Nearest Beach
150 Miles
Galveston Island
Car: necessary

Situated on 2.5 acres in a quiet and friendly neighborhood, our guest house includes a large, upper-level deck that overlooks the peaceful oak forest. The wonderful country setting feels miles away from busy city life, which is why our guests find it hard to believe that downtown is only a seven-minute drive. You're just five miles from the Northgate area, five miles to some great, local restaurants, and only five miles to Kyle Field!

While you're here, be sure to visit the newly-restored, picaresque, historical downtown Bryan area as well. You'll find many local specialty shops and unique restaurants, including a popular German restaurant modeled after the owner's original restaurant in his home country. (The elaborate bar woodwork, which stretches from the first to the top of the second floor, was imported from Germany.)

If you enjoy golf, there are at least four courses to choose from around town. The closest (about three miles) is Traditions Gold Club, a Jack Nicklaus Design Championship course - considered one of the best courses in Texas.

Texas A&M Aggie football games are probably the biggest local attraction. Hotel rooms and other accommodations are usually booked to 100% occupancy many _months_ in advance. The Piper Place Guest House is perfect for home games because it offers a quiet getaway just minutes from town, and it INCLUDES FREE PARKING just two blocks from Kyle Field! We have reserved a great, convenient parking space for you in the historic neighborhood across the street (south) from Kyle field.

INTERNET: Free, fast Wi-Fi service is included.

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Rates & Availability

Canyon Creek Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
TAMU vs. NICHOLLS STATE
Sep 8 2017 - Sep 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$349
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. LOUISIANA CAJUNS
Sep 15 2017 - Sep 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$449
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. SOUTH CAROLINA
Sep 29 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$549
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. ALABAMA
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$549
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. MISSISSIPPI STATE
Oct 27 2017 - Oct 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$549
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. AUBURN
Nov 3 2017 - Nov 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$549
Flat fee
 
 
TAMU vs. NEW MEXICO
Nov 10 2017 - Nov 11 2017
2 night minimum stay
$349
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$89
From
$104
Fri,Sat
$495
$1,485
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.75%

If you are staying just one night, there is a cleaning fee of $50. If you are staying two nights or more, this cleaning fee is waived. Due to the limitations of the VRBO system, this fee may be added manually to the quote for single-night bookings. If the system charges you the fee by mistake, you will be refunded the full $50. -AJB

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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