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Front deck and porch swing

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Last updated: 08/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hunt house description

Beautiful family sized home with easy and private Guadalupe River access. This is the perfect place to enjoy the beauty and serenity of the Texas Hill Country. We’re ten minutes west of Hunt along one of the prettiest stretches of country road in Texas – convenient to summer camps and off-season activities.

We're high enough on the hill to have tree top views of the Guadalupe River Valley and just a short hike down the trail to the home owner association river park with canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats. There is a private dam just below the park so the water stays high even in the driest summers.

The house will sleep nine: There is a queen bed and private bathroom with tub in the master. The upstairs bedroom has its own balcony and private bathroom with shower. The middle two bedrooms have a trundle bed (2 singles - great for kids), a single and double bed and share a bath with laundry room.

The dining area seats eight – six at the table and two at the breakfast bar. The family room has a high beam ceiling and a large sliding glass window to enjoy the view. If you can’t leave your technology at home there is wireless internet and satellite TV. The house has every amenity needed for a comfortable stay (oven, fridge, dishwasher, fresh linens, etc). Nothing extra is needed; just bring some groceries, a bathing suit and free time to enjoy it!

Outside we have two spacious decks with Hill Country views. Drink your morning coffee on the side deck and watch the sun rise. Enjoy an evening glass of wine while star gazing on the front deck. Guests often see deer and fox passing through the yard. There is a hammock, a porch swing, and outside eating area with gas grill.

Small dogs considered individually: We understand that pets are a part of the family. At the same time, we have to keep in mind that guests with allergies cannot tolerate any trace of a pet in the house. Dogs weighing less than 20 pounds will be allowed on prior approval only with a pet charge of $10 per day per pet, $500 refundable pet deposit, and a non-refundable pet cleaning fee of $50. No cats.
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Keywords: Cabin, house, Guadalupe river access

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            We are close to the summer camps in the Hunt Area. There is lots of room to play around the house. We ask that children do not cross Hwy 39 or use the river park without a responsible adult present....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Dogs under 25 lbs will be considered. Pet fees are extra and a pet damage deposit is required....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age is 25. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

            with private bath...moreless

          • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 double

            private balcony, private bath with shower...moreless

          • Guest Bedroom : 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            Next to the main bathroom & laundry room...moreless

          • Kids room: 2 twin/ single

            Guests must pass through this room to get to the master...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (3)

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Main Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

            with laundry room...moreless

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, tub

            private en suite bath off master...moreless

          • Upstairs Bathroom : tub, shower, toilet

            private en suite bathroom off the upstairs bedroom...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Indoor dining area seats 8, but it's a little close for comfort. Outdoor seating for lots more!...moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Some seasonings have been left by previous guests, but are not regularly stocked....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Full kitchen with dishwasher & all you need to eat in during your stay....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Coffee maker and bean grinder...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            8...moreless

          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Fireplace:

            Gas fireplace - not wood buring. Wood can be burned in the outdoor firepit....moreless

          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            stationary bicycle in master BR. Kayaks and paddle boat at the river park....moreless

          • Parking
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking Off Street
          • Washing Machine
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Linens Provided
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Air Conditioning
          • Covered Parking

          Other Amenities

              • Private Guadalupe River park shared with only 20 or so families in the homeowners association with access to the park....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Satellite TV with sports package....moreless

              • Books
              • Television
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Mobile Phone:

                Cell phone service is poor depending on your carrier. Count on the land line or internet access for contact. Bring a calling card for long distance calls....moreless

              • Telephone:

                Bring a calling card for long distance. Cell phone coverage is poor....moreless

              • Internet
              • Wireless Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                Porch swing and outdoor dining area, two decks with seating areas. The side deck is the perfect spot to watch the sun rise. Front deck is great for dining & large gatherings or stargazing at nite....moreless

              • Balcony:

                Balcony off upstairs bedroom with two chairs & table. Great spot for morning coffee....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                We have 2 kayaks for guest use and the river association has a paddle boat & canoe....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                We have some life jackets, but please bring properly fitting life jackets for kids....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Large yard with mature trees and view of the neighboring ranch with wildflowers....moreless

              • Golf:

                5 golf courses with in a 30 minute or so drive....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas grill. 2 fire pits....moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Location & View

                  • Mountain View:

                    Hill Country/ Guadalupe River valley view....moreless

                  Activities

                  • Museums
                  • Rafting
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Hunting
                  • Swimming
                  • Golf
                  • Cycling
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Churches
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Antiquing
                  • Water Tubing
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 24 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Labor Day - 2014
                  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $1,735
                  Christmas
                  Dec 24 - Dec 26, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $1,735
                  New Years
                  Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $1,735
                  Memorial Day
                  May 22 - May 26, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $1,735
                  Labor Day - 2015
                  Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $1,735
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $199 $250
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,400

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $10 + tax
                  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
                  • Pet Cleaning Fee $50 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 6%

                  Notes:

                  No pets without prior approval. We only allow dogs uner 25 lbs and charge an extra $10 per night for the pet. VRBO's new quote system does not have all the wrinkles worked out, so please be aware this is only a quote & we will bill you for the proper amount including discounts for advance bookings and advertised specials in the payment request. If that's even part of this new system.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/27/2014
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                  Location

                  • Hunt Store

                    "The Hunt Store is part of the character of the community. Great BBQ sandwiches and chocolat..."

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                  Car: Recommended

                  Our home is west of Hunt along highway 39 and the south fork of the Guadalupe River. The main attraction is the river, wildlife, and the peaceful setting. You can find dining, golf, hiking trails, dances and rodeos all within a half an hour drive.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2011

                  About the owner: Danny grew up in Del Rio and San Antonio and has family in and around Kerrville. He introduced Michelle to Texas Hill Country in Hunt. We both fell in love with the Guadalupe River and it's beautiful cypress tree canopy on one of Michelle's first visits to Hill Country. We live full time in Anchorage, Alaska and plan to spend more time each year at our home in Hunt.

                  Why the Owner Chose Hunt:
                  We love the Hunt area and the Guadalupe River! We stayed at many vacation rentals in the area before we decided we want to retire here. The accessibility of the river park without the riverside price was what drew us to this particular house. It feels so private - other riverside rentals we stayed in have neighbors right next door or multiple rentals on-site. Even though we're in a subdivision - it feels like we're out in the country. The previous owner's western decor made it feel homey right away and - did we mention - the Guadalupe River is just down the trail?

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  One of the things we most look forward to when staying at our Hunt vacation house is family gatherings on the huge deck. After all the years of living away and counting on someone else to hold a get together when we visit - we finally get to host them! Another favorite & practically nightly activity is star gazing on the front porch with a glass of wine. There is so little light interference out here that the stars are amazingly bright!


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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Front deck and porch swing

                    Front deck and porch swing

                  • Hill Country view from side deck. Great place to watch the sunrise with coffee!

                    Hill Country view from side deck. Great place to watch the sunrise with coffee!

                  • Living and dining area with gas fireplace.

                    Living and dining area with gas fireplace.

                  • Master bedroom, queen bed plus private bath with tub

                    Master bedroom, queen bed plus private bath with tub

                  • Third bedroom with a double and single bed.

                    Third bedroom with a double and single bed.

                  • Private homeowners association river park with kayaks and paddle boat.

                    Private homeowners association river park with kayaks and paddle boat.

                  • Homeowners association shared river park.  2011 photo.

                    Homeowners association shared river park. 2011 photo.

                  • New kayaks!  A single & a 2 seater.

                    New kayaks! A single & a 2 seater.

                  • Fire pit and side deck

                    Fire pit and side deck

                  • Full kitchen. Dining table seats 6 and breakfast bar sits two.

                    Full kitchen. Dining table seats 6 and breakfast bar sits two.

                  • Don't miss anything on game day.  Satellite TV with sports package.

                    Don't miss anything on game day. Satellite TV with sports package.

                  • Upstairs bedroom - double bed with private bath with shower.

                    Upstairs bedroom - double bed with private bath with shower.

                  • Fourth bedroom, trundle bed = two singles. Pass through this room to the master

                    Fourth bedroom, trundle bed = two singles. Pass through this room to the master

                  • Homeowners association shared river park.  2011 photo.

                    Homeowners association shared river park. 2011 photo.

                  • Hill Country view. Deer often pass through on this side of the house.

                    Hill Country view. Deer often pass through on this side of the house.

                  VRBO #288905

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Friday, August 22, 2014

                  $199 - $325 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 08/27/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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