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Lakeview-Secluded, Hot Tub, Wi-Fi, Flat Panel TV, 3 Acres

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Last updated: 10/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Lookingglass Place is secluded and peaceful with a beautiful view of Canyon Lake. Great Tree Room, huge stone fireplace great for family or group gatherings. Large kitchen and Dining room for large families. Jacobs Creek Beach 1/2 mile, fishing 1 block, boating, jet-ski rentals, 3 miles, sailing, Guadalupe River tubing 3 miles, and only 40 miles from San Antonio. Whitewater Ampitheater is 2 miles away, Schlitterbahn Water Park 14 miles.
One mile to Canyon Lake Gorge tours.

Blue Water Lake, Shaded Yard: Canyon Lake is one of Texas's finest lakes. Boating and Sailing conditions are excellent. Fishing and watersports abound. Lookingglass Place has a panoramic view of the lake that stretches for over 12 miles. Upstairs decks have a Hot Tub, which provides spectacular vistas as well as romantic stargazing. Waterskiing boats are available for rent nearby. Lookingglass's backyard has large seating areas, horeshoe pit, campfire pit, goldfish pond, hammock, tree swing, and 2 charcoal Bar B Que grills. Plenty of outdoor chairs and tables.

Fantastic River Tubing, Country Music: Located less than 3 miles from the fabulous Guadalupe River, for exciting canoeing, rafting, or tubing. Schlitterbahn Water Park (rated # 1 in the world) is only a 16 mile drive. Rio Raft Company is open 364 days each year for tube or raft rental. Nearby is the famous Whitewater Ampitheater and it's ony 14 miles to the legendary Gruene Hall.

Antique and Shoppers Paradise: Wimberly, Texas is an art lovers meca, only an 18 mile drive from Looking glass Place. Fredricksburg, also an art and antique center is exactly a 50 miles drive. San Marcos Tanger and Prime Outlet Malls are 19 miles door to door from Lookingglass Place. SAN ANTONIO is 40 miles to the south, with Fiesta Texas, Sea World, The Alamo, and the one-of-a-kind River Walk. Extend your stay and treat your group to one of the most fascinating cities in the world, but return every night to the quiet and peace of Lookingglass Place.

Golf: Canyon Lake Golf Club course is an 8 mile drive from the house and has reasonable green and cart fees with a beautiful, challenging golf course overlooking the south side of Canyon Lake. Open for 12 months of golfing. Phone for fees.

Marked bicycling trails nearby, for expereinced cyclyists. We experience an average of 320 Sunshine Days per year.

Keywords: Vacation House, Vacation Home, Rental House


Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    with prior arrangements...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 14-16

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) one 42 " Flat screen, one 32" reg...moreless

  • Stereo:

    i pod dock stereo-Bose Speakers...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) 1 ea 50 inch Flat Panel, 1 ea 32 inch standard...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Tourist Attractions


  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Lake View:

    Views to most of lake from upstairs...moreless

  • Mountain View
  • River
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Great signal...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    (2) additional refrigerator upstairs...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    50 lineal feet of upstairs deck, 25 feet is covered....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Webber Kettle & Large Smoker, both charcoal...moreless

  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.7
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Sep 8 - Mar 3, 2016
2 night min stay
MID Season
Mar 4 - May 12, 2016
2 night min stay
HIGH Season
May 13 - Sep 7, 2016
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 10%


Holidays $520 per night 3 night minimum

$300 Credit Card Deposit, Refundable.

Total payment due 21 days prior to arrival.

We accept Visa and Master Card.

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Last updated: 10/08/2015
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38 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
44 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Canyon Lake Gorge tours nearby. Have a licensed Massage Therapist within walking distance of house. Rates and contact numbers available.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Enjoy hosting groups and families, some have repeated for several years. We live in the Canyon Lake area because of the beautiful Hill Country, water activities and the music venue in nearby Gruene Texas.

Why the Owner Chose Canyon Lake:
Canyon Lake is the Garden Spot of Texas, This is a relaxing special part of the world. A great place to reconnect with others.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lookingglass Place is a beautiful, serene spot with its own family of deer,usually new faws each spring. Quiet, relaxing as well as close to Guadalupe River for water sports and the beautiful blue water Canyon Lake for sailing, fishing and almost all aquatic sports. Fredricksburg Texas wine country and Leukenbach Texas is less than a 60 minute drive away.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • Lookingglass Front View

    Lookingglass Front View

  • Vineyard Room 1 Queen

    Vineyard Room 1 Queen

  • September Sunset

    September Sunset

  • Lake view from Upper Deck

    Lake view from Upper Deck

  • Upstairs Compadre Room 2 Queens

    Upstairs Compadre Room 2 Queens

  • Downstairs Bath, Soaking Tub ,  large shower and vanity

    Downstairs Bath, Soaking Tub , large shower and vanity

  • Genaros Trattoria 
Excellent Italian cuisine south side of lake

    Genaros Trattoria Excellent Italian cuisine south side of lake

  • Peaceful morning in the harbor

    Peaceful morning in the harbor

  • Great Tree Room

    Great Tree Room

  • Captains Quarters 1 Queen

    Captains Quarters 1 Queen

  • Veranda Room 1st floor  2 Queens

    Veranda Room 1st floor 2 Queens

  • Bar Area at entrance

    Bar Area at entrance

  • Baja Barbecue 
Good food & music at the Marina

    Baja Barbecue Good food & music at the Marina

  • Winter sky from observation decks

    Winter sky from observation decks

  • Canyon Lake Gorge

    Canyon Lake Gorge

  • New Rear Patio

    New Rear Patio

  • Sailing on blue water

    Sailing on blue water

  • Welcome to Lookingglass Place

    Welcome to Lookingglass Place

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