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Recent Piney Woods reviews

  • nice place

    "Well, at first sight it wasn't quite what we expected from the pictures which made me a little sick. But once you walk inside and give it a chance to settle in on you, its a great place for a family get together. Plenty of room, nice and clean. The lake access isnt bad if you have a boat but dont expect somewhere to swim. Its also very close to the highway which also isnt mentioned - to the point you can see/hear the cars go by through the trees. The neighborhood isnt the nicest either. Its still a nice place, just maybe a little overpriced when you consider the entire package. The neighbors have no problem driving through the yard or parking their boats in your way so you have to get your feet wet leaving your boat to go up to the house - which isnt the renter's fault, but still it happens."
    Guest: idonthaveone Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 6, 2014
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  • Great weekend getaway

    "Great weekend getaway with beautiful views of the lake and many amenities. It was perfect for our family. Thanks for a wonderful time!"
    Guest: Sarah V. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 5, 2014
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  • Quick getaway

    "Luckily, we were able to rent this home at the last minute when we just needed a little peace and a little fishing. This was just the place for both. Both the owner and the neighbor who assists with check in ( and her husband) were very friendly and helpful. The place was very clean and had everything we needed for the weekend. Great dock to swim off and/or fish off and a large yard for Frisbee or throwing the football. And the sunset was like a postcard. We will definitely be back! Thank you."
    Guest: Jenny L. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 17, 2014
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  • Fantastic Family Reunion with the Perfect Location!!!!!

    "Our family reunion was very enjoyable in this beautiful home on the lake. The house was very spacious and had everything we needed! The owners were very easy to work with and were very helpful during our planning. Perfect location: Nice quiet neighborhood with a private boat launch. In a cove so there isn't much boat traffic and the water is calmer. Fabulous Yard: It was very large. We had 6 very active teenagers who had plenty of room for basketball, volleyball, batting practice, football and frisbee. Boat dock: We had 2 jet skis for the weekend and the kids loved being able to take the jet skis in and out all day. It was very convenient to take them out for an hour and then come back for food and rest. We also enjoyed the sunsets from the upper deck. Back porch: Very relaxing! The adults enjoyed sitting on the porch talking, taking naps in the hammock and enjoying the hot tub. The house had everything: The kitchen was very well stocked! All of the rooms were very spacious and there was plenty of room for everyone. At night we all got together and watched movies in the largest media room I have ever seen. There were huge couches and everyone got a seat. This is a great house in a great location. We will definitly be back."
    Guest: Michelle R. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 9, 2014
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Piney Woods Travel Tips

The Piney Woods of Texas provide great vacation destinations for all those who love the great outdoors. Offering a host of things to do and a comfortable vacation home base from which to explore the area, you can really make the most of your Texas vacation with an away-from-it-all adventure, right here in the Piney Woods.

Great Reasons to Choose Piney Woods Vacation Rentals

Piney Woods vacation home rentals continue to rise in popularity, and there are many good reasons why they may suit you better than a hotel room. Space is the big advantage holiday home rentals have over cramped hotel rooms. For a family, everyone can have their own space to do as they please. Pets are often welcome too.

Vacation homes such as those in the Piney Woods region are found in a variety of great locations. Hotels and motels are typically located on major routes, but vacation homes, log cabins and cottages are often tucked away in quieter residential areas, perfect for relaxing away from it all. Having your own house is also a good choice for travelers on special diets and families who want to eat what they like, when they want it. Comfortable, well-equipped and offering great value for money, Piney Woods vacation homes makes good sense.

Things to Do Around Your Piney Woods Lodging

Piney Woods in East Texas and offer plenty of outdoor recreation in the many preserves and parks around the area. Historic towns steeped in history are scattered throughout Angelina and Nacogdoches counties, full of fascinating museums and historic landmarks to visit. Visit the art and craft shops in Tyler and enjoy the Victorian architecture in this delightful area.

For those who enjoy hiking and cycling, Piney Woods offers unspoiled natural beauty and a host of trails. The nearby Big Thicket National Preserve is a bird-watcher’s paradise. Swimming, fishing and kayaking can all be enjoyed here. Visit the local wineries along the Piney Woods Wine Trail or take a trip on a restored steam engine between Palestine and Rusk. The area also has a number of golf courses for the duffers that want to get in a round or three. Wherever your Piney Ridge lodging may be, the activities are endless and almost inexhaustible.

Delightful Neighborhoods around Piney Woods

Conroe is known as the “Urban Jewel” in the Piney Woods area and is known for its unique history and traditions. With a host of museums and art galleries and many annual festivals, there is always something happening. Nearby, Lake Conroe vacation rentals are on one of the most popular recreational lakes in Texas.

Take a step back in time with a trip to Henderson, named after the first governor of Texas in 1843. Antique stores and specialty shops line the pretty streets. Or take the oilfield driving tour which includes many museums and shops along the way.

For something completely different, head for Shenandoah, Texas. This award-winning city has 38 upscale restaurants and four shopping centers. Attend a concert, or take the family to Splashtown for a day of water slides and wet fun.

How to Get to Piney Woods Vacation Homes

You can fly to Houston to get to your Piney Woods vacation, then rent a car, 4X4 or truck to drive the final hundred miles or so to Piney Woods. Once in the area, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking and kayaking are the favored modes of transport, but a vehicle is useful for getting around and visiting nearby towns for provisions.

The Best Time to Visit Piney Woods

The summer months in Piney Woods are generally hot and dry, although the shady forests and higher altitude make it very pleasant. Spring and fall are beautiful months to visit, especially during the changing colors of the fall foliage. The wettest months are May and October when some 4-5 inches of rainfall is expected, and the winter months may see some sub-zero temperatures.

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