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This home was newly renovated in 2010. This ranch style, 2 bedroom, 2 bath home is well appointed with vintage, antique furniture and glassware, yet has all the modern conveniences. Custom maple cabinets, granite counter tops, and new appliances give the kitchen it's clean & modern look. Red Oak custom cabinets in the master bath/sitting area gives a rich, warmth & comfortable feeling. It's backyard contains flower gardens, a sitting area and a creek that separates it from Baylor's, Floyd Casey Stadium. A large pecan tree graces the front yard in which Cardinals, Doves, Blue Jays and other birds come to feed. The front garden adds charm, warmth and a country feel to the property. Centrally located off of Valley Mills drive, restaurants, theaters and entertainment are all just minutes away. Just down the block is Baylor's Track and Field complex, at the other end of the block is a newly formed park for Floyd Casey Stadium. Come and enjoy this restful spot in the heart of Waco
About the Haley House: We at the Haley House, desire to pass on the comfort and hospitality that was set as a standard by our parents Rev. JA and Junette Haley. Many of the amenities that are on this property belonged to them and were gifts from visiting missionaries or their congregations through the years. Our desire is to provide a 'haven of rest' in a busy city. We hope that the time spent with us will make you feel as if you are at home.
Additional Information: If you have any special needs please do not hesitate to contact us.
Local Attractions:: Waco has many activities, attractions and events that take place all through the year. Listed below are a few of the local attractions: Armstrong Browning Library, Waco Art Center, Baylor University, Bear Habitat, Cameron Park Zoo, Carleen Bright Arboretum, The Dr Pepper Museum, Heart of Texas Fair and Rodeo, Heritage Square, Historic Homes, Homestead Heritage, Mammoth Site, Martin Museum of Art, Masonic Grand Lodge, Mayborn Museum Complex, Red Men Museum, Scottish Rite Museum, Suspension Bridge, TCV Winery, Texas Ranger Museum, Texas Sports Hall of Fame, Baylor Theatre, Bosque River Stage, Waco Civic Theatre, Waco Hippodrome Theater
**The Master Bedroom has a 40 inch TV and a DVD player with cable programming, as well as a desk with internet access and lots of plug-ins for electronics. The linens are of a luxurious 700 and 1200 thread count. The large bedroom window looks into a charming garden with a birdbath. The private bathroom has a step in shower and the counter is equipped with ample plug-ins for your styling needs.
**The Guest Bedroom contains 2 daybeds with trundles. If desired, the daybed can be converted into a king size bed, just let us know if you desire us to set that up for you. The pop up trundles also can roll into the Master Bedroom or living room for more 'elbow room', if needed. The guest room contains a 22 inch TV/DVD combo and has cable as well as internet access and the ability to hook up a game station (Not provided)...moreless
**The 'guest bathroom' has been charmingly restored to the flavor of the 50's. It contains a glass sink, ceramic soap and lotion dispensers and a tub/shower combination with double shower curtains.
**The Master bath has tiled floors and counter tops, custom red oak cabinets, a glass bowl sink with a 'pump' faucet, giving it that country feel, and a dressing table area with chair . A full length mirror graces the wall and a rounded step in shower completes the room....moreless
During your stay with us, If you find you have need of a washer or dryer, arrangements can be made by contacting our house manager. If you have special requests, let us know, we will do all we can to accommodate you and make your stay as comfortable and fun as possible....moreless
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
$180 Thu, Fri, Sat
Additional information about rental rates
Security/Damage deposit of $200-credit card number held but not run unless lease breached.
For Baylor University special event weekends (Commencement, Parents' Weekend, and Homecoming) and holidays, there is a two night min. and the rate is $225 per night for 1 to 6 guests.
IN HONOR of Rev J.A. & Junette Haley, we cater to Pastors, their families as well as those with family in local hospital
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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We are in the center Waco, with the Baylor campus and Heart of Texas Coliseum minutes away and away and Hart-Patterson Track one block from our front door.
Year Purchased: 1995
About the owner: We have the best of both worlds, a home in Alaska and one in Texas. We love to travel with family as well as get away to a secluded place just to be with each other. Our Waco home is a wonderful place to do both,
Why the Owner Chose Waco: We inherited this property from my husbands Father. We so love Waco that we have kept it. Recently, we completely renovated this home, adding AC, new wiring as well as internet and cable connections. Beautifully handcrafted maple cabinets now grace the kitchen. When we finished, we so loved the result, we wanted to be able to spend time there ourselves. We decided to rent it out in a different manner, so we could take advantage of staying there when we visited Texas and share the comfort of our home with others, when we are not able to be there.