Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Quiet, Charming, Romantic, Relaxing & Fun Waterfront Property

You sent a message to this owner.

House sits on this beautiful cove!

Calendar

Last updated: 07/14/2009

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 69 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ace chalet description

Come relax on the floating deck w/ a good book and refreshment...enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner there! The gentle movement on the water is guaranteed to wipe your stress away! Enjoy sunlight dancing on water sitting under the shade of the floating deck's tin roof...or basking in the sun on the foredeck, letting all your cares drift away...or, just take a little snooze!

Cozy waterfront Chalet nestled in Big Thicket just outside Ace, TX, 56 miles north of Houston Intercontinental Airport. Accommodations: 1 cozy, romantic loft bedroom with queen size bed, 1 bedroom downstairs with full size bed, blow-up bed, sleeps 1, air-conditioned, woodburning fireplace, HIGHSPEED DSL INTERNET, Satellite TV, large yard, grill on the deck, large barbecue/smoker pit in yard. Small fishing boat with trolling motor provided with rental. Area is great for biking, running, or strolling in the country!

To those who have rented in previous years, the problem we had with hydrilla has been completely eliminated! Thanks to our great Lake Restoration Committee's efforts, the lake is once again beautiful! We would love to have you come back and enjoy the tranquility and great fishing that Taylor Lake once again provides.
Wonderful, small-family vacation rental, or cozy, romantic get-away for two. This quiet, charming chalet on a private cove will beckon you back, again and again! With its wonderful 9-hole golf course, historic Livingston has numerous restaurants, fun antique shops and outlet mall just 17 miles away. Dine at the famous Hilltop Restaurant and Herb Farm, just 15 miles away where you will delight in their wonderful gourmet meals (reservations only) ....or leisurely peruse their wonderful gift shop!
Enjoy the slow pace, the sheer beauty and peacefulness of nature all around you!
Grab a beverage, a book or a fishing pole and come relax on the floating deck! The gentle movement on water is guaranteed to wipe your stress away! Enjoy sunlight dancing on water while sitting under the shade of the deck's tin roof, or basking in the sun on the foredeck in comfy Adirondack chairs, letting all your cares drift away....or, just take a little snooze if you wish!

Keywords: Chalet, lake front

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Chalet
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    no minors allowed without an adult present...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    only house-trained pets allowed upon approval and a $65.00 pet fee...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Loft bedroom...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Double Beds (1), Blow-Up Beds (1)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • small fishing boat w/trolling motor and paddles provided, large floating deck (tin roof covers half of floating deck)...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pier Fishing

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    plus paper towels, toilet tissue, bath soaps, dish soaps...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    highspeed wireless internet...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    wood provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    pots, pans, cutlery, cooking utensils, can opener, eating untensils, dishes, coffee maker, espresso maker, blender, mixer, Black & Decker chopper, bowls, wood trays, cutting boards, grill tools...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    glasses, plates, cups, saucers, soup bowls, salad bowls, platters...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    full size...moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full size appliances, disposal, dishwasher,coffee pot, espresso maker, mixer, blender, Black & Decker chopper, utensils, dishes, pots and pans, all the conveniences of home!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    full size...moreless

  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 26 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate
2 night min stay
$165 $165
Sat, Sun
$3,600

Discounts: 5 nights or more: $150 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Fees and Taxes:

Clean fee $100.00; Approved pet fee $65.00; tax rate 6%


Notes:

Rates based upon double occupancy. $10 per additional person per night up to 4

Payment in full no later than 10 days prior to arrival. $300 security deposit required to secure all rentals. Cashier's checks/Money Orders/Personal Checks/Cash accepted. Deposits returned within 10 days following departure if no damage incurred during rental.


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 69 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

55.76 Miles
Nearest Airport
Houston/Bush
17 Miles
Nearest Barpub
17 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
FM 2610
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant

bird watching trails

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1980

Why the Owner Chose Ace:
My late husband and I fell in love with the area while visiting friends who owned weekend houses there and, in 1980, we had the shell of the house built. With the help of wonderful friends, we worked weekends building out the interior. The project took about a year to complete and I have so many great memories of those times. The chalet became our escape from the hectic weekly pace in Houston. We put heart and soul into building out the chalet! When my husband passed away in 1993, the only way I could rationalize keeping the property was to rent it out to vacationers. I've had the good fortune of meeting so many wonderful people who have rented from me since that time and look forward to being blessed with many more!

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
Serenity Now!!!! ;) feel the stress of every day life and all your cares drift away immediately just driving down the winding road to the property. Taking in God's incredible creation of nature all around is icing on the cake while cooking in the delightful little kitchen with its great view of the lake, or fishing, lounging around, reading, playing games, sitting in the swing, observing nature, taking a stroll, napping...just completely relaxing in the quiet beauty of the atmosphere of Taylor Lake! When I arrive, I never want to leave!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 4
 

Photos

  • House sits on this beautiful cove!

    House sits on this beautiful cove!

  • Eat, Relax, Fish....or just take a little snooze!

    Eat, Relax, Fish....or just take a little snooze!

  • Another view from the cozy Loft bedroom

    Another view from the cozy Loft bedroom

  • a little kitchen w/all the conveniences of home!

    a little kitchen w/all the conveniences of home!

  • grab a book, a cup of coffee and relax in this reading niche upstairs!

    grab a book, a cup of coffee and relax in this reading niche upstairs!

  • downstairs bedroom with lovely antique furniture

    downstairs bedroom with lovely antique furniture

  • There's a Black Bass with your name on it!

    There's a Black Bass with your name on it!

  • enjoy this view from the swing in the front yard!

    enjoy this view from the swing in the front yard!

  • Cozy living area with woodburning fireplace-wood provided

    Cozy living area with woodburning fireplace-wood provided

  • Fun floating deck w/party lights!

    Fun floating deck w/party lights!

  • enjoy preparing meals with this wonderful view of the lake

    enjoy preparing meals with this wonderful view of the lake

  • View from Loft Bedroom

    View from Loft Bedroom

  • stairs to loft bedroom

    stairs to loft bedroom

  • grab a mug-a-joe and enjoy the sunrise!

    grab a mug-a-joe and enjoy the sunrise!

  • cruisin in the boat

    cruisin in the boat

VRBO #275017

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 18, 2015

$165 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Chalet
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 07/14/2009
Email owner

1-281-543-8911

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Quiet, Charming, Romantic, Relaxing & Fun Waterfront Property

Ace #275017

2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 5

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.