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Rio Raton Duplex - Tubing Section of River

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The Duplex has 2 complete separate units under one roof

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Last updated: 08/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

New Braunfels house description

ONLY ONE SIDE available for 8 or less June 26-29
The FLOOR PLAN for the ENTIRE house is as follows:
2 bedrooms have 1 queen bed each, 2 lofts have 1 queen bed each and 2 bedrooms have 4 twin beds each set-up on bunk beds. There is a queen sleeper/sofa in each of the 2 living rooms and of course there are 2 complete kitchens and 2 nice bathrooms. You can rent only 1-side for HALF of the above listed rooms/beds/baths/greatrooms/etc.

The Rio Raton Duplex is at 6780 River Road outside the city limits of New Braunfels. We are directly at Second Crossing.

This part of the GUADALUPE RIVER is the prime tubing section of the river. New Braunfels silly beer restriction laws DO NOT APPLY anywhere on this area of the Guadalupe.

I have another duplex located about one mile UP river called the Guadalupe River Duplex (VRBO #452715). That duplex and all information, description and booking calendar is on it’s own listing on VRBO (#452715). If the calendar is all booked for the this Duplex, then search for the Guadalupe River Duplex and check it’s calendar for availability.

They are both duplexes, therefore the calendar on the VRBO web site will not reflect if 1 side is already booked and I don’t mark it so if one side is still available. IF the calendar shows it available, then at least 1 side is probably still open.

If both sides of THIS duplex are booked then of course there is no availability here and I try to keep that up to date and indicated on this calendar.

For precise available dates PLEASE Google the name, “Rio Raton Duplex” or “Guadalupe River Duplex” and either one should appear on FIRST Google page.

See my own website for better information. My TWO DUPLEXES are called the Rio Raton Duplex and the Guadalupe River Duplex. They are both RIVERFRONT on the MAIN TUBING part of the Guadalupe River.

There are tube, raft, and other rental outfitters within walking distance of either duplex. Although most of our guests float and/or tube the Guadalupe, Schlitterbahn is close by in New Braunfels and Fiesta Texas is a short drive to San Antonio as well as Natural Bridge Caverns, Wild Animal Park and the “Dirty Jobs” famous New Braunfels Snake Farm.

The Tanger Outlet Mall is 25 minutes away in San Marcos, There is Gruene Hall just down the road in Gruene, Texas as well as the monthly Gruene Market Days and Wimberly, Texas.

The Rio Raton Duplex is right at the “second crossing” on River Road about halfway to Canyon Lake. The lake has numerous parks and boat ramps for boats and jet skis.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

          • Bedroom 1 - unit 1: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2 - unit 1: 4 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed

            2 bunk units = 4 twin beds...moreless

          • Bedroom 3 - unit 1 (loft): 1 queen

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          • Living Room - unit 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Sleeper/sofa is the third queen bed in unit 1...moreless

          • Bedroom 1 - unit 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2 - unit 2: 4 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed

            2 bunk units = 4 twin beds in unit 2 bunk room...moreless

          • Bedroom 3 - unit 2 (loft): 1 queen

            This is a loft...moreless

          • Living Room - unit 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Sleeper/sofa is the third queen bed in unit 2...moreless

          • Queen size accommodations (6) 1-queen bedroom, 1-queen loft and 1-queen sleeper/sofa PER SIDE of the duplex., Twin or Single Beds (4) 1-bedroom has 4 twin beds in 2 bunk bed units PER SIDE of the duplex....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            All dishes, pots, pans, mix bowls, glass dishes, plate and glasses....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            complete kitchen with all utensils and service for 8....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            complete place settings, BBQ and grilling utensils...moreless

          • Microwave:

            built-in (not a counter top unit)...moreless

          • Ice Maker
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Dishwasher
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Covered Parking:

            Park under the duplex - max of 4 cars per side of duplex allowed on site. Absolutely no campers, trailers or RV's of any size or kind allowed....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            8 bath towels provided at checkin. Bring your own 'river/beach' to use while tubing or extra towels for a week-long stay....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All sets of linens and blankets, etc. are provided...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            There is no parking on River Rd. what so ever....moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating

          Other Amenities

              • The duplex is a short trip to the F1 track in Austin, Texas, Without race-day traffic it is about 60 minutes away, The duplex is TWO separate individual units....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Local phone and local provided number....moreless

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                glass-top breakfast table with chairs outside each duplex's front door....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Balcony

              Location & View

                  • Waterfront:

                    Party deck with BBQ pits overlooks prime tubing portion of Guadalupe River...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo
                  • Restaurants
                  • Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Antiquing
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Kayaking
                  • Swimming
                  • Fishing
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer
                  Jun 1 - Aug 31
                  3 night min stay
                  $465
                  $1,695

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 10%

                  Notes:

                  Weekends are not BY-THE-NIGHT. So I can't complete the online form that VRBO provides. Summer rates are $1295 + tax (total) for a weekend for 1 side only and 8 guests or less. For 16 guests or less on both sides just double the 1-side rate.

                  Weekends are these three nights... Thurs, Fri, Sat nights with check out at noon on Sunday. Sun-Wed night or 4 weeknights is $895 + tax for 1-side.

                  Cash or check only. 50% to confirm a reservation. Balance due 30 days prior to check-in


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/06/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  The Rio Raton Duplex is at 6780 River Road outside the city limits of New Braunfels right at the Second Crossing bridge. We are directly across the river from Roy's Rental and Tube Outfitter and 1/2 mile down river from the Lone Star Float House and Bezdek's Rentals. This part of the GUADALUPE RIVER is the prime tubing section of the river. New Braunfels silly beer restriction laws DO NOT APPLY anywhere on this area of the Guadalupe. Also - I have another duplex located about one mile up river called the Guadalupe River Duplex. That duplex and all information, description and booking calendar is on it's own listing VRBO#452715. If the calendar is all booked for the Rio Raton Duplex, then search for the Guadalupe River Duplex and check it's calendar

                  They are both duplexes, therefore the calendar on the VRBO web site will not reflect if 1 side is already booked and I don't mark it booked if one side is still available. If the calendar shows it available 1 side is probably still open.

                  If both sides are booked at this duplex then I mark it as 'reserved'. Check the Guadalupe River Duplex for availability there.

                  For more precise available dates PLEASE Google the name, “Rio Raton Duplex” or “Guadalupe River Duplex” either one should appear on first Google page. I try to show all available dates and sides available on that web site.

                  There are tube, raft, and other equipment outfitters within walking distance of either duplex. Although most of our guests float and/or tube the Guadalupe River, Schlitterbahn is close by in New Braunfels and Fiesta Texas is a short drive to San Antonio as well as Natural Bridge Caverns, Wild Animal Park and the “Dirty Jobs” famous New Braunfels Snake Farm.

                  The Tanger Outlet Mall is 30 minutes away in San Marcos. There is Gruene Hall just down the road in Gruene, Texas as well as the monthly Gruene Market Days. The Rio Raton Duplex is right at the “second crossing” bridge on River Road about halfway to Canyon Lake. The lake has numerous parks and boat ramps for boats and jet skis.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2004

                  About the owner: Lisa and Michael with long-time Guadalupe River floaters and friends Karen and Brad built the Rio Raton Duplex for the 2004 Summer season. Michael takes care of all bookings and reservations while Brad takes care of the maintenance during the season. We have enjoyed floating the Guadalupe and San Marcos Rivers since high school and then college in San Marcos. Now we are passing on that tradition to our kids.

                  Why the Owner Chose New Braunfels:
                  After too many Guadalupe River trips in substandard accommodations we decided to build our own first-class, RIVERFRONT property.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Air Conditioning and a hot shower make a Guadalupe River trip complete. Pitch a house, not a tent.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, I also speak Texan

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • The Duplex has 2 complete separate units under one roof

                    The Duplex has 2 complete separate units under one roof

                  • Large covered porch provides protection for afternoon showers

                    Large covered porch provides protection for afternoon showers

                  • There is 1 queen BR, 1 queen loft, 1 queen pullout and 4 bunk beds

                    There is 1 queen BR, 1 queen loft, 1 queen pullout and 4 bunk beds

                  • Huge Mature Cypress Trees provide shade for afternoon BBQ

                    Huge Mature Cypress Trees provide shade for afternoon BBQ

                  • Complete kitchen has ALL utensils and cookware

                    Complete kitchen has ALL utensils and cookware

                  VRBO #336714

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, August 21, 2014

                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  6 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 16

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