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Texas Barn-House, Rustic & Peaceful in Heart of Medical Center

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Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

San Antonio farmhouse description

The Texas Barn is a corporate two bedroom, 1700 square foot separate guest home located on a private, gated 3 acre estate in the heart of the Medical Center. A large soaking tub and shower are features of the bathrooms. The grounds also include a main home, guest cottage and separate garage. Use of the private pool, and picnic area is included. Two Golden Retriever dogs and several cats also are on staff. Your own pets are negotiable with an additional charge.
This is a fully furnished corporate unit complete with linens, dishes, utensils, pots and pans, TV, DVD, telephone, washer and dryer, internet service and cable. The only thing necessary is your suitcase. A utility allowance is included in monthly rental fees.

Conveniently located in a busy corridor of San Antonio, this is a park-like setting that gives you the feel of living in the country. A scenic 12 mile bicycle,walking path (Leon Creek Greenway)and an 18-hole golf course are within a mile of the property.


Further Details: HEB grocery stores and shopping malls (Huebner Oaks and La Cantera) are very close by. Six Flags and Sea World Theme Parks are also very near. Downtown and the River Walk are approximately 20 minutes away. Lackland Air Force Base is approximately 15 miles away.

The property is also close to USAA, Valero, University of Texas Health Science Center, UTSA, La Cantera/Rim/Six Flags 'Fiesta' TX and the I10/Loop 1604 area. All of the area hospitals are minutes away.

The Texas Barn is a non-smoking environment.

The Barn is fully stocked with old fashioned games - Cards, Dominoes, Risk, Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, etc.

About The Owner: I am a retired educator and airline employee. My husband and I enjoy traveling, but we also love our home in San Antonio. Gardening and keeping the grounds lovely is a favorite pastime. We especially love to entertain, and enjoy the evenings around the patio area. We cook out often and enjoy al fresco dining and a glass of wine or a margarita by the pool. We love to get to know our guests. There is always an open invitation. We have two golden retrievers and several cats who will want to be petted and loved.

For a relaxing getaway, this is the place to come! You are right in the middle of the hustle and bustle of San Antonio, and yet once you enter this property, you feel like you are in the country!

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Not Suitable For Children
              • Pets Considered:

                Property has two golden retrievers and several cats who have preferential occupancy. Please inquire with owners. Pet deposit required for extended stay....moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Full 1: toilet, tub

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              • Full 2: toilet, shower

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              • The first bathroom features a large oversized tub perfect for relaxing in a bubble bath. The 2nd bathroom adjoins the master suite and contains dual vanities and a shower....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Walk around the park like property, enjoy a game of basketball at the hoop, or play some horseshoes. For a treat, walk across the street to a beautiful Buddist Prayer Garden. Minimum Age Limit for Renters. Property has two golden retrievers and several cats who have preferential occupancy. Please inquire with owners. Pet deposit required for extended stay. This option is shared availability on estate grounds upon request. Shared grill. Catering Available: Numerous restaurants are close. Delivery service available as is grocery shopping. Guests must send in list to have unit stocked. Shared Pool: The pool is a shallow non diving pool and swimming is at own risk. No lifeguard is available. Video Library: Please inquire with owner. HDTV via satellite. Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer, Covered Parking....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    HDTV via satellite...moreless

                  • Television
                  • Video Library:

                    Please inquire with owner...moreless

                  Theme

                      • Away From It All

                      Attractions

                      • Caves
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Library
                      • Museums
                      • Playground
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Zoo

                      Local Services & Businesses

                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Laundromat
                      • Medical Services

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                          • Rural

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Cycling
                          • Golf
                          • Golf Privileges Optional
                          • Hiking
                          • Roller Blading
                          • Spelunking
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 6 people

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Bottled Water
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Covered Parking
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Heating
                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Local Maps
                          • PC
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Parking
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                          • Shampoo
                          • Telephone:

                            Local service only...moreless

                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • 4 Ring Stove
                          • Blender
                          • Catering Available:

                            Numerous restaurants are close. Delivery service available as is grocery shopping. Guests must send in list to have unit stocked....moreless

                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Grill
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Child's Swing
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Golf:

                            closest golf course is 1 and 1/2 mile away- Alamo Golf...moreless

                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Communal Pool:

                                The pool is a shallow non diving pool and swimming is at own risk. No lifeguard is available....moreless

                              Forms Of Payment

                                  • Accept Credit Card

                                  House Cleaning

                                      • Housekeeper Optional
                                       

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                                      3 night min stay
                                      $150
                                      $900 $3,000

                                      Changeover Day: Monday


                                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

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

                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                      Fees:

                                      • Pet Fee $10
                                      • Tax Rate 16.75%

                                      Cancellation policy:

                                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                                      Calendar

                                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
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                                      23 Available
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                                      22 Today
                                      23 Selected dates
                                       

                                      Location

                                      12 Miles
                                      Nearest Airport
                                      San Antonio International Airport
                                      1.5 Miles
                                      Nearest Golf

                                      Car: Necessary

                                      We are located in the heart of the South Texas Medical Center area of San Antonio, and yet less than an hour away from the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. Six Flags 'Fiesta Texas' and the beautiful La Cantera/Rim Shopping areas are 10 minutes away, as is The University of Texas at San Antonio's Main Campus. Seaworld is 20 minutes away. The Historic Alamo Shrine and the famous San Antonio River Walk are 20 minutes away. Lackland Air Force Base is 15 miles from our location. Fredericksburg and Johnson City are day trips away.

                                      A 22 mile walking/running/bicycling path is 1 and 1/2 miles away.

                                      Other Activities: Wildlife Viewing, Shopping, Health/Beauty Spa, Spelunking, Horseshoes

                                       

                                      Owner info

                                      Year Purchased: 1995

                                      About the owner: I am a retired educator and airline employee. My husband and I enjoy traveling, but we also love our home in San Antonio. Gardening and keeping the grounds lovely is a favorite pastime. We especially love to entertain, and enjoy the evenings around the patio area. We cook out often and enjoy al fresco dining and a glass of wine or a margarita by the pool. We love to get to know our guests. There is always an open invitation. We have two golden retrievers and several cats who will want to be petted and loved. I am also a certified professional tour guide and can build a tour for you at an additional cost. I am happy to give free advice if I am available.


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                                      Speaks: english

                                       

                                      Photos

                                      • Entrance to property

                                        Entrance to property

                                      • Another front view of entrance to the Texas Barn!

                                        Another front view of entrance to the Texas Barn!

                                      • Front door area

                                        Front door area

                                      • Lower living area of Texas Barn

                                        Lower living area of Texas Barn

                                      • Upstairs living room

                                        Upstairs living room

                                      • Dining area - seats 6 comfortably

                                        Dining area - seats 6 comfortably

                                      • Kitchen area showing small bar area

                                        Kitchen area showing small bar area

                                      • 2nd bedroom - queen size bed

                                        2nd bedroom - queen size bed

                                      • Bathroom 1 vanity area

                                        Bathroom 1 vanity area

                                      • Double vanity area of bath 2 which has shower

                                        Double vanity area of bath 2 which has shower

                                      • Private Texas Flag patio with barbeque area right by Texas Barn

                                        Private Texas Flag patio with barbeque area right by Texas Barn

                                      • Front door entrance

                                        Front door entrance

                                      • Entrance to Texas Barn

                                        Entrance to Texas Barn

                                      • Front entrance  outdoor seating at barn

                                        Front entrance outdoor seating at barn

                                      • Entry view of lower living area

                                        Entry view of lower living area

                                      • Upstairs living area showing dormer window

                                        Upstairs living area showing dormer window

                                      • Kitchen area with bar and stools

                                        Kitchen area with bar and stools

                                      • View of master bedroom with king size bed

                                        View of master bedroom with king size bed

                                      • Large utility area downstarirs

                                        Large utility area downstarirs

                                      • Bathroom 1 showing large soaking tub

                                        Bathroom 1 showing large soaking tub

                                      • Patio area off of main home to relax, enjoy

                                        Patio area off of main home to relax, enjoy

                                      • Front door garden area

                                        Front door garden area

                                      • Landscaping at entrance of property viewed from inside

                                        Landscaping at entrance of property viewed from inside

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                                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 06, 2014

                                      $150 per night (USD)
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                                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                      Sleeps 4

                                      View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                                      Member since: 2010
                                      Speaks: english
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                                      • Response rate: 100%
                                      • Calendar last updated: 12/06/2014
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