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Quiet Country Enviroment just minutes from the ENERGY CORRIDOR /Katy Mills Mall

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,300 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6-8. Property sit on a lush acre.

Just minutes from the ENERGY CORRIDOR, this Texas friendly environment hosts a saloon, outdoor fireplace , country chapel & an acre of shade provided by 100 year old oak trees.

Featuring an outdoor BBQ pit, a private courtyard & cozy garden seating around the property.

Perfect for family reunions, birthday parties, GIRLS NIGHT IN and corporate events.

A 'country setting' nestled under beautiful Oak trees and only 1-7 miles from antiquing shops, shopping at Katy Mills mall, TYPHOON TEXAS WATERPARK, boutiques & fine dining establishments. Brookwood Community & Cafe is just 1.5 miles from the house!

Stephen F. Austin Golf Club, known for it's scenic setting along the Brazos River is just 12 miles away.

Make 'EVE'S GARDEN' your starting point to visit local towns like Fulshear, Sealy, & Brenham and others...

Cozy and comfortable pillow top mattresses are on each bed. Soft plush fine quality bed linens and towels provide all the comforts of home while away from home.

A fully stocked kitchen provides all you would need to prepare a meal or entertain guests.

New appliances including a double oven, refrigerator, freezer, gas stove top, microwave and washer and dryer.

Bathrooms are update.

The dining room seats 10 with a breakfast table off the kitchen for another 4-6.

Hardwood floors throughout the house .

Central air and heat and a unique gas stone fireplace in the living room.

Internet access and Cable TV

The grounds have several outdoor seating areas including a courtyard outside the kitchen door.

A stone studio with a stone fireplace is nestled in the garden.

A BBQ pit is on the back of the property on a concrete patio.

A saloon offers shuffleboard and a stereo system with a great Victorian dark wood bar. A seating area is off to the side with a leather sectional sofa.

Eve's is a very comfortable property with the beauty of nature surrounding the home and outer buildings.It takes up a city block and is very private and isolated with the natural garden features shielding the guests from the outside world.It is truly a get-away. Any questions? Please do not hesitate to contact us.

More Details

Marla Van Overbeke
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 28, 2018

Why Marla Van Overbeke chose Brookshire

1 of only 200 Texas Stone houses, it's like it's own little rural town.

Country church, old smokehouse with a wonderful fireplace,

peaceful courtyard and a Texas Style Saloon!! All sitting under 100 year old Oak Trees and surrounded with lush greenery.

What makes this house unique

Our unique venue sits on a lush shady acre. The space is shared with a country chapel, outdoor fireplace &Texas style saloon.

If you are wanting to relax in a country atmosphere just minutes city amenities,

then Eves Garden is perfect you!!

We host Intimate Garden Weddings for up to 60 guests. (please contact us for wedding pricing and details)


Brookshire House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Not available for events.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Rural ...
  • Town ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Suite above Saloon has toilet/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Additional bedroom - 1 queen , seperate from main house/above saloon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 double
  • Bedding is luxurious and comfortable with extra blankets and pillows available. Comfortable pillow top mattresses allow our guests a restful nights sleep.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Yard
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf
Eves Garden, Texas is a comfortable environment that once folks arrive, they tend to want to stay a while. It is a stone house which has many rooms for relaxing and has gardens nestled under giant Oak trees. It is secluded behind natural barriers of hedges and trees. It has a fenced in back yard ideal to let your children safely play or your pet to wander free. The rooms are smoke free, the house fully stocked to accommodate our guests with all that they might need. Maid service is available upon request at an additional cost.


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Quiet Country Enviroment just minutes from the ENERGY CORRIDOR /Katy Mills Mall
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Quite charming comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at the house for about 30days while working in Houston. It was so nice coming back to the house after working long hours. Beds were very comfortable and the neighborhood was quiet. Would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ya'll were a great group! Would have you back anytime!! Marla Van Overbeke, Eves Garden
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absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Eve's Garden in June when our youngest child got married. The house was the perfect home base for our family. It was comfortable, roomy and had everything we needed to make our stay perfect. We especially enjoyed the saloon for our "after party".

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highly Recommend Eve's Garden

  • 5 of 5

Our family went to Houston to see our niece's Senior play and celebrate our Dad's 80th birthday and parent's 50th Anniversary. We did not want to stay in a hotel because we wanted a comfortable place for the family to gather. Eve's Garden was the perfect solution. We had room for the entire family to sleep comfortably. The best part was so many choices of gathering areas - a large den, large dining room, beautiful outdoor space in the front and back yards, and a game room with a shuffle board table that was used heavily! The home is beautifully maintained and well stocked.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous, comfortable, fun property

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful stay we had at eves garden. The beds were extremely comfortable, there were plenty of supplies for us (towels, dishes, glasses, etc), drinks in the refrigerator and a warm welcome with wonderful scented plugins. We would go back in a heartbeat if back in the area. Thank you so much

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Phoenix, Az USA

Truly a Prefect Property

  • 5 of 5

We came in with 5 teenagers and 3 adults to compete in the USPA Interscholastic Tournament at ERG Arena and stumbled upon this house through VBRO - what a find!!! Having a mix of boy and girl players we didn't want to have to get 4 hotel rooms PLUS spend all night listening for kids sneaking out! This house was prefect with ample space for the kids to sleep and relax while we (me and my husband) stayed in the upstairs suite and our 3rd adult had a king sized bed to himself. Since the house was so incredible - the home owner Marla - allowed us to rent the full facility so that we could invite all of the teams playing in the tournament over for a BBQ on Saturday night. Although the party, with the TV room for kids, Courtyard, huge Saloon, sitting room, steel barn AND Patio area was prefect for us and our 70+ guests - I sort of regret having them all over since they will now be competing with us to rent the house again next year!!

Everyone commented on the decorating of the place, which is truly charming and the actual parking lot provided out front was SO helpful with all the Trucks!!

Wonderful place - very comfortable beds - highly recommended. OH and the coffee was AWESOME!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, TX

Great retreat for the whole family!

  • 5 of 5

My family spent our 2013 Thanksgiving here and absolutely loved it. We especially liked the extra-large dining room table and complete (and fancy!) table settings for 10 of us. The kitchen was stocked with every conceivable bowl, utensil, etc. we needed to serve up a great Thanksgiving dinner--including a double oven! We also loved the fireplace in the living room. It happened to be super-cold that week, so it was definitely nice to have.

The grandkids all loved spending time in the Saloon where we listened to music, played poker, dominos and American shuffleboard. It was really special for us to all be together--we had a blast.

Beds were comfy and had nice linens and pillows. There was a perfect mix of beds--King, Doubles and Twins. We all slept wonderfully. Bathrooms were clean and well-stocked.

My only criticism (and a minor one) was the TV and Internet situation. Since it was Thanksgiving, they guys wanted to watch football, and the tiny TV and limited cable stations made it challenging to do so. Luckily, we had a family member that came up a day late and brought us a big 42" TV to connect. TV problem solved! Not so much for the internet, though. It was routinely slow and/or not working and regular LTE/4G reception was non-existent in that location.

All-in-all, though, a wonderful place to stay. We would definitely stay there again (and may!) and highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2013
  • Stayed: November 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Bush Intercontinential Airport
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Stephen F. Austin Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Suburb of Houston, one mile for Interstate 10
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Car: necessary

Minutes from the ENERGY CORRIDOR, this Texas friendly Venue includes a saloon, outdoor fireplace, chapel and an acre of shaded settings. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home comfortably sleeps 6-8 guests and is 1-7 miles from antiquing, boutiques, Katy Mills mall, Typhoon Texas and fine dining.

Stephen F. Austin Golf Club (12 miles)is a long-time favorite for it's scenic settling along the Brazos River.

Come to enjoy 'country life' right inside the city!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
cleaning fee $55

The property is perfect for intimate weddings, family reunions, scrapbooking, birthdays and many other special events. Go to MORE INFORMATION/PHOTOS
Please call for availability and event pricing @ 713-291-1441 or e-mail Marla @

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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