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Shepherd's Rest - Come and Relax

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Last updated: 02/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Wimberley house description

One of Wimberley's original vacation getaways, this updated 1940's rock cottage is an amazing vacation value.
Shepherd's Rest is a wonderful, centrally-located launching pad to enjoy all the Wimberley Valley has to offer from one of Texas' finest swimming holes, Blue Hole, to Wimberley Market Days, shopping on the Square, the Corral Outdoor Movie Theatre, local vineyards, playhouses, etc.
 
When it's time to relax there's plenty of room to enjoy the great outdoors at Shepherd's Rest - from stargazing in the hot tub; playing in the large, fenced, kid-friendly yard; grilling in the outdoor kitchen; relaxing on the Texas-sized front porch; or taking the two-minute stroll down to one of the most scenic swimming holes on the Blanco River. The outdoor gaming pavilion includes a basketball goal and darts.
 
Inside you'll find comfortable king and queen bedding accommodations; additional amenities include a full-kitchen, cable TV, wireless Internet, puzzles, cards, and board games to help you enjoy your stay at Shepherd's Rest.
 

Shepherd's Rest is the perfect 'Away, But Not Too Far Away' destination in Wimberley. Only a short drive to all the best Wimberley has to offer including: Blue Hole Regional Park, Corral Outdoor Movie Theater, The Square, Market Days, Wimberley Glass Works, and local eateries.
 
There's also plenty to do at Shepherd's Rest without ever getting in a vehicle! Enjoy a short walk down to the Blanco River (our favorite FREE swimming hole), a two minute walk. You'll find that this is truly the Wimberley Way - very relaxing and peaceful, a great family-friendly place to swim or lounge in a tube. Bring your river cowboy hat and floatie and beverage of your choice!
 
Shepherd's Rest is fabulous for the exercise enthusiast. Act like a local and enjoy walking, jogging, or cycling Flite Acres Road, Little Arkansas Road, or Little Ranches (it gets hilly fast!). Blue Hole Park also offers 4+ miles of easy trails for pedestrians and cyclists and a playground and basketball court for the kids.

 
No smoking or pets are allowed on this property.
Enjoy your stay!

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 1050 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

              • Television

              General

                  • Internet

                  Outside

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Outdoor Hot Tub
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Rental rates quoted in: $
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Cool Season
                          Jan 4 - Mar 5, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $150 $150
                          $900 $3,300
                          Spring Break
                          Mar 6 - Mar 21, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $200 $200
                          $1,200 $4,400
                          Spring
                          Mar 22 - May 21, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $175 $175
                          $1,050 $3,850
                          Memorial Day
                          May 22 - May 24, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $250
                          $1,500 $5,500
                          Summer
                          May 25 - Jul 1, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $175 $175
                          $1,050 $3,850
                          Independence Day
                          Jul 2 - Jul 4, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $250
                          $1,500 $5,500
                          Summer
                          Jul 5 - Sep 3, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $175 $175
                          $1,050 $3,850
                          Labor Day
                          Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $250
                          $1,500 $5,500
                          Cool Season
                          Sep 7 - Nov 24, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $175 $175
                          $1,050 $3,850
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 25 - Nov 28, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $250
                          $1,500 $5,500
                          Cool Season
                          Nov 29 - Dec 23, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $175 $175
                          $1,050 $3,850
                          Holiday
                          Dec 24 - Jan 3, 2016
                          3 night min stay
                          $250 $250
                          $1,500 $5,500

                          Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


                          Additional information about rental rates:

                          DEPOSIT: Major Credit Cards Accepted - 1/2 of rental required upon confirmation of all reservations as deposit (min $0). Remainder due 30 days prior to arrival. PRICING: The rates above do not include 6% state lodging tax and other local taxes/fees. Please inquire about holiday weekends, as additional charges and a 3 night minimum may apply.
                          From $150/nt
                          $150/night (2 night minimum)
                          This rate is for 2 adults.

                          Fees and Taxes:

                          • Tax Rate 12%
                          • Cleaning $25

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 02/01/2015
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                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          Running, Jogging, Cycling, Star Gazing, etc.

                           

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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Front of Home

                            Front of Home

                          • Living Room - Living room with HDTV and comfortable leather couch

                            Living Room - Living room with HDTV and comfortable leather couch

                          • Desk Nook - Need to stay connected while you rest? Can't quite leave it all behind? It's OK.

                            Desk Nook - Need to stay connected while you rest? Can't quite leave it all behind? It's OK.

                          • Dining Room - Bar and dining area seats up to six guests.

                            Dining Room - Bar and dining area seats up to six guests.

                          • Seating in Master Bedroom

                            Seating in Master Bedroom

                          • Bedroom 2, cont. - Other side of second bedroom

                            Bedroom 2, cont. - Other side of second bedroom

                          • Bathroom

                            Bathroom

                          • Covered Pavilion, cont. - Additional seating available to enjoy the shade and privacy of The Pavilion.

                            Covered Pavilion, cont. - Additional seating available to enjoy the shade and privacy of The Pavilion.

                          • Back of Property - View from back of property: swings, grill pavilion (right), carport (left)

                            Back of Property - View from back of property: swings, grill pavilion (right), carport (left)

                          • Dartboard - Dartboard in carport area

                            Dartboard - Dartboard in carport area

                          • Kid's Outdoor Seating Area

                            Kid's Outdoor Seating Area

                          • Blanco River, cont.

                            Blanco River, cont.

                          • Front Lawn - Front lawn under one of the many large oak trees on the property

                            Front Lawn - Front lawn under one of the many large oak trees on the property

                          • Living Room, cont. - Other side of living room with swivel rockers and desk nook

                            Living Room, cont. - Other side of living room with swivel rockers and desk nook

                          • Kitchen - Four burner gas stove, oven, dishwasher, fridge, coffee pot, small appliances.

                            Kitchen - Four burner gas stove, oven, dishwasher, fridge, coffee pot, small appliances.

                          • Master Bedroom - King size bed in Master Bedroom

                            Master Bedroom - King size bed in Master Bedroom

                          • Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed in second bedroom.

                            Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed in second bedroom.

                          • Texas Themed Queen Size Bed

                            Texas Themed Queen Size Bed

                          • Covered Pavilion - Out back The Pavilion houses hot tub, bar, and propane grill and accessories.

                            Covered Pavilion - Out back The Pavilion houses hot tub, bar, and propane grill and accessories.

                          • Outdoor Play Area - Sandbox,toddler and youth swings, and hammock under the shady oak.

                            Outdoor Play Area - Sandbox,toddler and youth swings, and hammock under the shady oak.

                          • Carport - Rustic carport offers covered parking for two vehicles

                            Carport - Rustic carport offers covered parking for two vehicles

                          • Front Porch - Enjoy a meal or relaxing conversation on the spacious and breezy front porch

                            Front Porch - Enjoy a meal or relaxing conversation on the spacious and breezy front porch

                          • Blanco River - "Your" swimming hole, two minute walk from the house; relaxing and refreshing!

                            Blanco River - "Your" swimming hole, two minute walk from the house; relaxing and refreshing!

                          • Wimberley Valley - Blanco River Valley view, a mile down the road. Stroll or ride among the beauty.

                            Wimberley Valley - Blanco River Valley view, a mile down the road. Stroll or ride among the beauty.

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Sunday, February 01, 2015

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                          Member since: 2009
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 02/01/2015
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                          Shepherd's Rest - Come and Relax

                          Wimberley #238341

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