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Spectacular Views, Hot Tub, Fishing And Room To Relax!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,430 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Gorgeous Lakefront 3BR, 2 Bath Cabin On 1.5 Acres

Cabin On The Lake is a cozy cabin nestled on 1.5 private acres and located on 100’ of Lake Livingston frontage with incredible sunrise and lake views. The acreage is partially cleared and partially wooded offering shady spots to enjoy the many outdoor activities readily available on the property. You can enjoy fishing off the bulkhead, swimming in the lake, water sports, as well as enjoy the spacious outdoors. Play horseshoes, toss a baseball, play Frisbee, set up a tent for the kids, ride your bikes, or simply lounge in the sun or the shade while relaxing over a cool beverage. The covered patio offers a shady spot with table & chairs. When the sun goes down take a dip in the large Hot Tub on the deck and enjoy a relaxing message while looking out at the lake.

General Information

The Cabin itself is a cozy 3 BR, 2 bath home featuring a master bath with double sinks and a walk-in closet, a large fireplace in the living room, a dining room with a fantastic view of the lake, a kitchen with all the required amenities including a convection oven, side by side refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and ample cabinet space. The laundry room is fully functional with washer & dryer units, the bathrooms offer a combination of tub and two showers, while the bedrooms offer Queen-size (2), Twin (2) and a day bed in the living room (twin size) to accommodate 7 guests comfortably.

Included with all the creature comforts for a relaxing vacation, standard technology is also available that offers Cable TV, wireless internet access and local phone service.

More Details

Property Manager
Jeanene
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Jeanene

Gary & Jeanene Jensen are happy to offer this property for you to enjoy your vacation. We have been in the Information Technology business for many years, and have recently started our own IT consulting business. So, with all the travel we do for work, we have purchased our ideal lakefront property that we hope to enjoy fully in our retirement years. We live nearby, our daughter goes to a local school, and Jeanene's family and friends are all in this same general area. Jeanene is a native Texan, while Gary is Canadian born and moved from Canada in 1999 - he really moved to escape those nasty Canadian winters in Edmonton, AB, but didn't realize at the time that he was going from the freezer to the frying pan! The Houston weather took a little getting used to.

Jeanene purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Jeanene chose Lake Livingston

We spent many months selecting what we thought was the perfect property for a relaxing and enjoyable vacation. We wanted a property that would offer the best lake views, lots of room to do outdoor activities, fish off the bulkhead, participate in lots of water sports, and enjoy nature in a quiet acreage setting. We believe this is indeed the perfect vacation spot!

What makes this cabin unique

The sunrise and lake views are spectacular. You can sit in the Hot Tub and watch the birds fly over the lake. You can fish right off the bulkhead. You can have a morning coffee on the covered patio with lake view, listen to the wind blow through the many large trees on the property. It is peaceful, relaxing, fun and just an enjoyable spot in every way.

Amenities

Coldspring Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located in the main hallway central to all rooms
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Double sinks
  • Tile floors, lots of storage space and stocked with the basic necessities.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Lake view, Walk-in Closet, Private Bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Spacious with closet
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle Bed - Twin with a Twin pull-out
  • Master Bedroom has laminate floors, Bedrooms 2 & 3 are carpeted. Ample space to sleep 6 adults & 1 child comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(56 traveler reviews)

Spectacular Views, Hot Tub, Fishing And Room To Relax!
average rating of 4.785714 based on 56 reviews
4

Great for a peaceful get-away weekend!

  • 4 of 5

Great for a quick get-a-way from Houston. Spent most of our time on the patio and in the yard playing games. Loved that we had plenty of room to park our boat and cars, and that we could all play in the water off the bulkhead because it was sandy bottom and 2-3 feet deep there. Dining area inside was not ideal, but plenty of picnic tables outside and the grill worked perfectly. My only issue was trying to get the hot tub to work , the controls were malfunctioning, but owner called and walked us through getting it started. Bedrooms were comfy and, most importantly, the air was nice and cool which is often an issue with Lake Houses. We slept cool and comfy! Great stress free weekend! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was quiet,& beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Planning on going back !

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

Clean, comfortable house right on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

Wonder house with just about everything you need! Perfect location. Quiet, secluded, and great fishing!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We are from Lake Conroe, it's nice to come out to a lake that's not as crazy. Warm inviting nice place, great view, plenty to do at the house, even caught fish off the bulk head even though it's shallow.

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

Great stay! exactly as advertised

  • 5 of 5

Great stay! exactly as advertised

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Relaxing home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our family weekend stay. House very well kept. Great location.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
61 Miles
IAH
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Coldspring
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Cape Royale Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
156
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Coldspring
Car: necessary

We are on the western shores of Lake Livingston within the Sam Houston National Forest in Texas hill country 74 miles North & East of downtown Houston, 60 miles from IAH (George Bush Intercontinental Airport). We are 1 mile from Wolf Creek Park that offers a public boat launch, 3 miles from the prestigious Cape Royale Golf Club and only 10 miles from the quaint town of Coldpsring TX that offers local restaurant fare, antique shopping and trade days where local vendors offer their wares in a flea market type setting. If you need a full service marina, Browders Marina is only 17 miles away.

The Cabin is located just off of a curving, hilly road (FM 224) that is a scenic favorite for cycling enthusiasts. The rolling hills, trees and lush greenery make for a very pleasant bike ride or sight seeing drive.

A larger Urban center, the town of Lake Livingston, is just 30 miles away. Here you will find everything you need for an evening of dining out, shopping, or just getting the essentials from the local Walmart store.

If you are a history buff, San Jacinto County (named for the 1836 battle that ended the Texas revolution against Mexico), has numerous interesting sites nearby: Coldspring which is the county seat has an interesting history of two distinct towns (Old Town - built in the Gullies) and the new part built on the hill. The area is dotted with Historical markers and historic buildings like the Old Town first jail still stands today. Coldspring United Methodist Church is believed to be the oldest Methodist church in continuous use in Texas. Another church, Evergreen United Methodist, was organized in 1862, several years before the county was formed.

The Trapp-McClanahan house, built around 1880, is privately owned and Council Hill, also located on private property, was the home of Vernal B. Lea, brother of Mrs. Sam Houston.

On U.S. Highway 190 is Oakhurst, which was once a prosperous sawmill town named for Oakhurst, Okla., home of several lumber men who moved to Texas.

Three miles north of Oakhurst is Raven Hill, the one-time home of Sam Houston, the hero of San Jacinto. The hill got its name from an Indian name for Houston. Further up U.S. 190 from Oakhurst is Point Plank, which was originally named Point Blanc by a Frenchwoman who moved here from Alabama. The town was also called Point White and White Point.

About a mile south of Point Blank is Robinson Cemetery, where a large monument marks the grave of Gov. George Tyler Wood, who served from 1849 to 1851. Wood's grave was unmarked for more than a half-century until the monument was built.

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Rates & Availability

Coldspring Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Xmas-New Years
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Spring 2018
Jan 8 2018 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Fall 2018
Oct 1 2018 - Dec 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$190
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Service $125
Tax Rate 6.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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