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  • Beautiful house with beautiful views

    "We loved the house. It was very comfortable for all of my family who came to stay there. The house has gorgeous views of the lake with a great patio on the back where we were able to spend a lot of our time. I would recommend this house to anyone."
    Guest: Lovedthehouse Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 17, 2015
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  • A BIG WOW on this Little Cabin!

    "If you're planning a trip to Abilene, Clyde or Baird, plan to stay here! This cabin is beautiful, cozy, well kept AND clean. I didn't even know beautiful wood cabins even existed anymore...until I arrived here! The cabin is well represented by the photos - wooden EVERYTHING... Bed was amazing right down to the designer sheets! Kitchen complete with oven, microwave, large fridge, utensils, plates,coffee maker, etc. I didn't want for a thing. Bathroom was spotless and was stocked with ALL amenities right down to hand and body lotion. Lots of towels and blankets. This cabin IS 5 Star! NO question about it! Outdoor BBQ, indoor and outdoor fireplace, air conditioning and heating, comfy rocking chairs on the porch, beautiful pond out front along with a large wooden gazebo with picnic tables if you would like to invite friends over for a BBQ. TV, DVD player.. ONLY NO INTERNET...You'll have ALL the privacy you want..the cabin is set back on a vineyard surrounded by acres and acres of land. I stayed for about 10 days so the cabin can accommodate extended stays or vacations. It is close by to grocery stores, shopping malls, etc. Very convenient location - a few miles away from the big city yet you get the down home BIG Texas wide open feel! I simply loved it! The owners are friendly and personable.... will handle any need if you have one... Cabin is affordable.. and owners are very flexible on long term stay price rental. What more can i say? ..THIS cabin is WORTHY of a stay EVEN if you live in the area. I visited from Canada and let me tell you, I will be back!"
    Guest: june b. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 19, 2015
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  • Second Stay

    "This was our second stay at this home. I still love it! My only complaint about this place is exactly the same as last years... I wish we could put our boat in the boat slip on the dock. We had a group of ten people and everyone could sleep comfortably. We all laugh about the stair workout we get when we stay here. We plan to rent again for our annual Possum Kingdom trip. Staff is always very helpful."
    Guest: Peggy D. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 24, 2014
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  • Great home!

    "We had family in town for a surprise 80th birthday party for my mom. The home was clean and comfortable and worked well for our group. Thank you!"
    Guest: Teresa Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
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Panhandle Plains Travel Tips

Panhandle Plains Vacation Rentals Deep in the Heart of Texas

The area of Texas known as the Panhandle Plains is a land proud of its Old West heritage. It is a starkly beautiful land, with stunning canyons and vast open country. The weather includes very hot summers and snowy winters, making it a perfect vacation area. Panhandle Plains lodging is easy to get to with flights to either Lubbock or Amarillo International airport which links to Houston, Denver and Las Vegas. By car, it is accessed by Interstates 20, 27 and 40, and US Highways 83, 84, 87 and 287. Alternative routes include US Highway 62 and 82. The best way to really explore all that the region has to offer is by car.

Panhandle Plains Vacation Houses Are Surrounded by Wild Beauty

Among the most popular sights to see around Panhandle Plains vacation rentals is Big Cross. This 190-foot high cross sits off Interstate 40, to the east of Amarillo. Also of interest for visitors is the Ritz Theater in the small, historic town of Wellington and the Playa Lakes, small ponds and lakes which form in natural hollows after heavy rain and can last for more than a year. Of course, Texas is famous for rodeos and almost every town in the Panhandle has its own yearly rodeo. The biggest is the Amarillo Tri-State Fair which takes place each September. One of the most famous attractions here is the remains of the world renowned Route 66 that used to be the main route through the region. Now, visitors come to see the famous Groom water tower and explore the old abandoned gas stations along the road. The road runs through many old Texas towns.

Visit the Old West, It Is Still Here

There are so many typically Texan small towns scattered around the area of Panhandle Plains vacation houses that visitors will be spoiled for choice. At Abilene, there is the Abilene and Forts Trail Visitor Center where you can learn more about this historic town. Nearby at Fort Phantom Hill and Buffalo Gap Historic Village visitors can wander the 1851 remains of this ghostly old Army Post. Among other attractions here are the Grace Museum, the 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum and the zoo. The 1887 town of Amarillo attracts many visitors from around the world seeking the Old West. Things to do here include a trip to the world renowned Cadillac Ranch where car lovers are fascinated by the 10 "caddies" buried in the ground in homage to America’s obsession with the car. Nearby is part of the old Route 66. The area around the road has stores and restaurants.

Also here is Palo Duro, a 1,000-foot deep canyon of typical Texan size. It is impressively large! By far the best way to see the canyon is on horseback, bike or hiking through it. The Panhandle Plains Historical Museum has over three million artifacts to enjoy. Those seeking to learn more about the original inhabitants will want to explore the Kwahadi Kiva Indian Museum where there are regular performances of ancient tribal dances. At sunset, head to Wildcat Bluff Nature Center just to watch the sun go down. One of the most popular museums here is in Midland, at the CAF Airpower Museum with its impressive collection of World War II memorabilia. The museum covers 100,000 square feet and includes hands-on exhibits and amazing displays. Visitors should not leave without visiting Lubbock, the birthplace of Buddy Holly, where there is a Center dedicated to his music. There is also the National Ranching Heritage Center, and Prairie Dog Town where visitors can see these elusive local creatures in their natural habitat.

Panhandle Plains Lodging with a Warm Texas Welcome Thrown In

Expect a typically Texan welcome at Panhandle Plains lodging, with a variety of luxuries thrown in. These homes come in a variety of sizes, from small cozy hideaway cabins for two to large spacious homes for a big family or group. Each has its own unique features, such as big screen TVs and entertainment systems.

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