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Robin House: Two Story Home with Large Backyard and Covered Parking

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Last updated: 08/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lubbock house description

This lovely two-story home has four bedrooms and two separate baths. When you walk into the home you'll immediately see the downstairs living area with a large flatscreen TV, DVD player, books, recliners, and couch. The kitchen/dining has a clear view of the backyard to watch the kids play. Our kitchen is fully equipped with some condiments and spices available for cooking. The dining area is attached and the table is solid and sturdy with a glass top for easy clean-up. Step outside and you'll enjoy the covered patio with charcoal BBQ grill and table. The downstairs also has a tub/shower/jacuzzi combination with a view of the backyard. Next you'll see the first bedroom which has two twins. One twin has railings for those toddlers still working on not falling out of bed along with toy chest. The laundry room is off of this room with washer/dryer and detergent and supplies. Access to the backyard can be found through a door off of this room, too. Heading upstairs you'll find another living area for reading, games, intimate conversations. Three bedrooms and one bath look onto this space. Each bedroom has one queen with wonderful linens. The bath is a bath/shower combo. Our home has lush towels and linens, comfortable beds -- and quiet! Our guests tell us over and over how quiet the home is from outside noises. The upstairs living also has a game armoire and a game table for your family time together.

Please note: Must be 25 or above.

TO SEE OTHER PROPERTIES OR MORE ABOUT THIS HOME PLEASE VISIT our website or call for information on other available properties.

Pet Recommendations: This home does not accept pets, -- we do have two other homes that will. While we realize that pets are like children and many people never spend a night away from them we also realize that a majority of our clients prefer a smoke-free, no-pet policy. We have gone to a complete no-pet policy due to substantial upgrading of our home over the past year. However, we hope this doesn't keep you from visiting us! If you do not have a trusted caretaker for your beloved pet while you're traveling to Lubbock you might like to vet (pun intended) these companies in Lubbock. However, clients should remember that at no time can a pet be brought on to the property of the home. If pet presents are found in the yard or obvious pet hair in the home a $200.00 fee will be required -- it will also affect the security deposit and possible immediate dismissal of guest from the property.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Not Allowed:

            We have another home where pets are allowed, but unfortunately it's not this one… please call for more information....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Children are always welcome -- they'll love our backyard!...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is allowed outside in backyard....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be 25 to rent home....moreless

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Twin Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            Children and grandparents love this bedroom...moreless

          • 3rd Queen Bedroom Upstairs: 1 queen

            Each upstairs bedroom has one queen...moreless

          • 2nd Queen Bedroom Upstairs: 1 queen

            Enjoy our Texas Tech room -- guns up!...moreless

          • 1st Queen Bedroom Upstairs: 1 queen

            Our quiet Nautical Room will lull you to sleep...moreless

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

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Downstairs Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

            You'll love the jacuzzi tub!...moreless

          • Upstairs bath: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

            Enjoy our luxury towels...moreless

          • Bathrooms have shampoo/conditioner, body wash and hair dryer. You can bring your own, but you don't need to....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator:

            Refrigerator with freezer -- with bottled water upon your arrival (you'll really appreciate this in the summer)!...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Full kitchen -- you'll enjoy staying home from the crowds cooking or just warming up your toast....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Yes -- and coffee/tea service center in kitchen for something hot to drink while visiting....moreless

          • Dining:

            Dining room table seats 6 -- extra table card table seats 4....moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            Please load and run your dishwasher prior to leaving. ...moreless


          • Living Room seats 9:

            Two living areas in this home -- upstairs and downstairs for privacy, watching TV, games, reading, conversation....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Yes -- and we love it when you use it....moreless

          • Parking:

            Additional parking on driveway -- ...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Parking off street is not allowed....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Definitely -- with detergent....moreless

          • Covered Parking:

            Covered parking for two cars....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            All luxury towels provided...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All linens provided...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating

          Other Amenities

              • You'll love this home. It has two living areas, one upstairs and one down. The upstairs living area has two couches and is a great place to read a book or play a game. The downstairs living area also has two couches plus a TV/DVD. Internet service is fast. Kitchen is fully equipped. This is a great home for parents who are visiting their TT students during games, parent's weekend, or any other time. It's also served well for companies who send employees to Lubbock for a few days or weeks to work. This home is set up for business as well as pleasure. It has a two-car carport to protect your vehicle plus a four car driveway, large back yard with grill. It is close to a park for the kids, a walking/running track for the more athletic, grocery stores, Texas Tech, Lubbock Christian University, a library, etc. Well located within Lubbock. Please contact me if you have any questions. PLEASE VISIT our website for more information!...moreless


              • Toys:

                Toy box is in the downstairs bedroom and game armoire is in the upstairs living area. ...moreless

              • Television:

                Flat-screen… bring your Hulu and Netflix accounts with you and enjoy!...moreless

              • Game Room:

                A must have for family fun....moreless

              • VCR
              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Video Library


              • Internet:

                Wireless Internet throughout the house -- it's blazing and will handle all your needs....moreless

              • Telephone:

                No line land available so bring your cell phones....moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    We do have communal pools in Lubbock -- try the Texas Tech Rec Center -- family hours for a small fee will let you enjoy the pool and lazy river for a few hours each day....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Tennis:

                    Tennis courts are nearby at McKenzie Junior High or at Texas Tech -- we prefer the ones at Texas Tech....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Large lawn in back yard -- we even had a wedding there a few years ago -- ideal!...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Grill is brand new -- charcoal -- enjoy our West Texas skies and backyard....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Covered patio the whole length of the home....moreless


                  • Romantic
                  • Family
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Churches
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Hunting
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Racquetball
                  • Medical Services
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Water Parks
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Synagogues
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Live Theater
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Boating
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Walking
                  • Antiquing
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Hot Air Ballooning


                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 32 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Regular Season
                  Aug 19 - Dec 10, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  Graduation Season
                  Dec 11 - Dec 18, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $155 $180
                  Thu, Fri, Sat
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  Christmas Season
                  Dec 19 - Dec 31, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  Low Season
                  Jan 1 - Feb 27, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $700 $3,200

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  Regular Season
                  Feb 28 - Apr 30, 2015
                  1 night min stay
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  Graduation Season
                  May 1 - May 19, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $155 $180
                  Thu, Fri, Sat
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  1 night min stay
                  $1,050 $3,900

                  Rates are based on 6 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


                  • Cleaning Fee $90 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 13%


                  Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed by owner.

                  A $50.00 non-refundable payment is required to book.

                  Special rates apply during high/low volume periods.

                  Cleaning Fee of $90.00 applied to all bookings.

                  Cancellation policy:

                  Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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                  Last updated: 08/29/2014
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                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Lubbock International Airport
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Loop 289
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Lakeridge Golf Course
                  0.02 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Lone Wolf

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  This home is located in southwest Lubbock. It is close to Texas Tech and LCU. There are two lovely parks and a public library within walking distance. Grocery stores, gas stations, fast food, and banks are all close. You'll love the quiet neighborhood access to Loop 289 to get across down within minutes.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: We started with VRBO about 8 years ago and were the first in Lubbock -- so we have a lot of experience keeping our guests happy and providing clean, lovely homes for your enjoyment. I grew up learning about this business with my parents and sisters, when my parent bought this home for our out-of-country guests and interns. When they no longer needed it for their company they experimented with VRBO and loved it! I grew up helping with the home and learning about real estate management and property maintenance. Now I'm only involved in the booking and live in Oklahoma where I work for Michelin Tire Company. I graduated from Texas Tech with an Industrial Engineering degree and went to Coronado High School here in Lubbock. The little elementary school down the street -- Hardwick Elementary -- is where I started in the first grade. I have great memories of the park next door and walking home from school.

                  Why the Owner Chose Lubbock:
                  This property caught our eye when we needed a home for our interns and out of country guests who came to Lubbock for training in the cotton industry. We choose this property because of the great floor plan, which give privacy to the guests with four bedrooms and two separate baths. It's centrally located and has wonderful neighbors. The previous owners loved this home and the condition was excellent -- this certainly caught our eye. We've worked hard to keep it in great shape as well as improve a few areas. We added the covered parking and the covered patio, making this home shady and inviting even on the hottest of Lubbock days. The grass is wonderful to play on if you have children and is large enough for a tag football game or a game of catch. The two separate living areas gives privacy and spreads the family out a little, while the cozy kitchen brings everyone together for the meals. We simply couldn't pass this property up because of its location, its condition, its floor plan, its privacy and its charm.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  This home offers two living areas and covered parking with a covered patio. It's unique because it offers three bedrooms and one bath on the second story -- all of which face on to the living area. The downstairs bedroom is great for children or for grandparents who don't want to climb the stairs -- and the bath is right off the bedroom downstairs with an easy step-in tub/shower/jacuzzi. The large covered patio offers a great place to sit outside on cool Lubbock nights and the recliners in the downstairs living area are a great place for that Saturday afternoon nap. The home is well located. Its charm is obvious. We welcome up to 8 guests in the home at a time -- making it great for teams, families, girls' weekends. We even had a wedding in the back yard!

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: french, english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  • Robin House -- Quiet Two-story home

                    Robin House -- Quiet Two-story home

                  • Large Backyard with Grill and shaded eating area

                    Large Backyard with Grill and shaded eating area

                  • Dining with fully equipped kitchen

                    Dining with fully equipped kitchen

                  • Downstairs living with two Lazyboy chairs

                    Downstairs living with two Lazyboy chairs

                  • Downstairs Bathtub with Shower

                    Downstairs Bathtub with Shower

                  • Upstairs Living Area is just right for 8

                    Upstairs Living Area is just right for 8

                  • Upstairs Living

                    Upstairs Living

                  • Bring your spirit...

                    Bring your spirit...

                  • This is our third queen bed upstairs.

                    This is our third queen bed upstairs.

                  • Upstairs bath with tub & shower

                    Upstairs bath with tub & shower

                  • Covered parking for two cars and plenty more on the drive

                    Covered parking for two cars and plenty more on the drive

                  • Downstairs bath... newly tiled, painted, and updated...

                    Downstairs bath... newly tiled, painted, and updated...

                  • Upstairs living area for games/reading/talking

                    Upstairs living area for games/reading/talking

                  • A bedroom for Texas Tech fans...

                    A bedroom for Texas Tech fans...

                  • Nautical Room

                    Nautical Room

                  • Twins in downstairs bedroom

                    Twins in downstairs bedroom

                  • Nearby Park

                    Nearby Park

                  • Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.

                    Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.

                  VRBO #422088

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Friday, August 29, 2014

                  $110 - $180 per night (USD)

                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 08/29/14
                  Minimum stay: 1-2 nights
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