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Peaceful Lake Lbj Waterfront - Two-Story Home with Boat Dock

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7-9)

Peaceful Roost is the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This secluded, two-story, guest house has three bedrooms and 1250 square feet of living space. Located on half acre, guests can enjoy water views of the cove from the second floor open dining/living area balcony, or the first floor master bedroom, or at the private picnic table (see picture) out back.

With a private boat slip out your back door, and a public boat ramp and quiet parks just around the corner, Peaceful Roost is the perfect location for family and friends to gather. You can enjoy a nice view and easy access to the lake without being awakened early in the morning by loud speed boats.

The lake is a long and pretty lake with many coves to explore. From the lake house you can boat East to the Wirtz Dam, or South to Horseshoe Bay, or go North to Kingsland then go West and explore the Llano River. If you do not have a boat or personal watercraft, you can rent one locally.

The quaint town of Marble Falls is five minutes away, with shopping, movies and restaurants, HEB (grocery), and Wal-Mart.

Our primary goal is for you to say "I want to come back again!"

LOCATION: Granite Shoals in the middle of the stunning Texas Hill Country is only 60 miles and 55 minutes from the Austin airport, 90 miles and 90 minutes north of San Antonio and about 200 miles and a four hours drive South from Dallas/Fort Worth and West Northwest of Houston.

Keywords: 1250 Square Foot Home

More Details

Owner
Jarvis
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2017

Map

Exotic Zoo (Johnson City), Eagle Spotting, Pick Your Own Berries, Winery

Amenities

Granite Shoals House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Full bathtub / shower with washer & dryer. There is a second full bath with a shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1) Look across the lake to Sunrise Beach while sitting in bed. See more pictures at the Peaceful Roost website., Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1) Double on the bottom, single on the top.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Peaceful & Secluded, Boat Slip, Water View & Wildlife Sightings, Wooded 1/2 acre, BBQ Grill, Family Games

Reviews

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Peaceful Lake Lbj Waterfront - Two-Story Home with Boat Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

The Peaceful Roost properly named.

  • 5 of 5

The seclusion of this property made our stay much more enjoyable. Being the last house in the cove made it so private. Yet, within minutes you can be on the lake for any water acitivity. The view out the back of the house, upstairs and down, was just awesome.

When first arriving we were pleasantly surprised at how roomy it was and all of the amenities that is difficult to depict in pictures. The available games, books and DVD/VCR tapes were well used by the children. Not just the children had fun though, the adults enjoyed the brain teaser gadgets hanging on the wall. The property was very clean and well-maintained. Huge bathrooms both upstairs and downstairs and having the washer/dryer closet made laundering nice.

Absolutely loved the huge picnic table and chairs on the upper deck. We spent alot of our time in that area, even during a rain shower. We caught more fish from the bank of the property than were caught on the lake or cove from a boat.

We will definitly come back to the Peaceful Roost for another stay and would surely recommend this property to anyone whose looking for just a peaceful and calm stay or looking for an activity filled stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2008
  • Stayed: August 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our goals is for everyone to leave saying: "I can't wait till we come back!" If there is anything we can do to make your stay more enjoyable let us know.
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5

"Peaceful Roost" - well named

  • 5 of 5

As Hurricane Harvey was bearing down on the Texas coast we decided to leave the Houston area and the projections of several days of torrential downpours. After searching properties available in this area we selected "Peaceful Roost" which, as it turns out was very aptly named. The rains were worse than projected making the calmness of Peaceful Roost even more welcome. We will definitely come back when we can enjoy it even more.

As for the owner Jarvis, he couldn't have been any more hospitable. We had told Jarvis that my 81 year old mother-in-law may join us if we could convince her to leave. She didn't, saying she was needed at her job, even amidst the floods (what a work ethic that generation has...). During our stay Jarvis called several times to check on us, check on whether our home had flooded and even offered to get my mother-in-law and bring her up if need be. Jarvis called another time and asked if we needed to extend our stay due to concerns about being able to get home. He told us that no one had rented after us and that if someone did attempt to, he would give us a first option to renew before approving the next renters. When we did leave Jarvis told us that he would expedite the refund of our deposit in case we needed money to clean-up after the storm.

I can't thank Jarvis enough for his caring attitude and hospitality. I would rate "Peaceful Roost" 5 stars, and Jarvis 6 stars. We are looking forward to a return to Peaceful Roost.

Suzy and Steve Johnson

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Rustic Peaceful Bliss in a Rural Setting minutes from Convenience

  • 5 of 5

With Lake LBJ in the backyard this is definitely a peaceful setting with wildlife and lake views from the house. While I was out for a jog I saw a fox cross the road in front of me and there were deer every third block. When I got back to the house it had all the amenities I needed. I'll definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Burleson TX
5

Labor Day Weekend Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we got ther to the moment we left .....Peace & Serenity are the two words that describe this place the best. Bedrooms are downstairs and kitchen and livingroom with balcony upstairs. The view is magnificent and our jetskis fit perfectly. Just a few Family & Friends out for a blissful LDW! The tireswing brought back memories and too many deer to count. Thanks Jarvis for allowing us to share in your Dream, Stressful no more and loving it!

was just like a Second Honeymoon with Friends & Family! Thank you again! Daniel & Leann

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio
5

We'll be back!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful property. So peaceful with beautiful views of the lake. No matter if you want to sit on the porch swing and watch the sunset, play games in the large yard, sit on the upper deck and enjoy watching all the water activities, cook dinner on the gas grill.. this house has everything. We have a 20' boat and had no problems tying boat up to dock especially with the quiet no wake area. There were 8 adults and plenty of room for all. Be sure to take pictures on the tire swing with lake view behind you. We plan to return.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Corpus Christi, TX
5

Perfect July 4th!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at the Peaceful Roost. Easy to dock our boat (no wake!) A little further out in their cove, we anchored the boat and enjoyed jumping in the water & just floating. Boat ramp at park had easy access--water was plenty deep. Everyone, even big kids, enjoyed all of the movies & games. So close to Marble Falls that it was easy to run into town to pick up what we needed. Gas grill was awesome. Also, enjoyed fire pit, watching the deer, and sitting on top balcony to look at the lake. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 13.0%

$195 Cancellation fee within 30 days of stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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