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'The Merlot House' Near Historic Grapevine-Family friendly-great location!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

About the Merlot House:

rates: 2-4 nights $220 per night/sun-thur

$235 per night Fri and sat

7-10 nights $195 per night

The auto quote will not calculate the discounted nightly rate. For best service and accurate rates please contact the owner by clicking the send email button on the right or call the number listed in the owner section (bottom right of page)

****ABSOLUTELY NO PARTIES OR SPECIAL EVENTS are allowed out of courtesy and respect to our neighbors. Please be considerate to our wonderful neighbors.******

-No Pets including tiny dogs in your purse-No Smoking

3 bedrooms/ 2 full bathrooms (3 Queens + a twin bed)

Comfort, style and space await you in this completely renovated 1950’s Craftsman style home. Furnished to appease both families and business travelers alike the tasteful mix of Casual and Timeless styles provides a sophisticated retreat at the end of each day.

Open living and dining lend themselves to family and relaxing TV time. The cook in the group can focus on the menu in the fully stocked and equipped kitchen. Upgrades include arched doorways, crown molding, quartz counters and wood floors. Touches of wine inspired decor adorn the interior in tribute to the many local Grapevine wineries.

• 1,400 sq ft-Open concept floor plan (4 beds total)

• 3 bedrooms with queen beds

• Twin Bed in open Study

• 2 full bathrooms with shower/tub/double vanities

• Free WiFi internet in the office/study

• 42' TV with satellite/DVD player

• Laundry room with full size stackable washer and dryer

• Expandable dining table

• Patio table (seats 6) with charcoal grill & chiminea

• 1/4 acre lot with huge fenced backyard and shade

• Paved driveway parking (2-3 cars) and street parking is allowed

• Central Heat and A/C

• Soft linens and plenty of thirsty towels provided

• Ceiling fans in Living room and all bedrooms

• Microwave and full size appliances

About Grapevine:

Location! Location! Location!

Stay close to all of the fun in Grapevine, the premier summer destination of North Texas, 'The Christmas Capital of Texas' and the home of the largest wine festival in the Southwest.

Centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth we’re only minutes to DFW International Airport, Grapevine Mills Mall, Lake Grapevine and the Cowboy’s Golf Club and Las Colinas.

The Merlot House is walking distance to the Historic District (3 blks)where guests can indulge in shopping, dining, art exhibits, nightlife, live entertainment and wine tastings at the local wineries. Walk 1 block to great restaurants like Bob's Steak & Chop, Fireside Pies and the Winewood Grill. Enjoy a ride on the Vintage Railroad from Grapevine to the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards or stroll through vendor booths and entertainment during one of many festivals and events throughout the year. Summer fun can be found on Lake Grapevine with amenities and activities such as swimming,walking and biking trails, picnic areas, boat ramps, lakefront dining and the famous annual Fourth of July fireworks show. For your more adventurous side jet ski/boat rentals, fishing guide services and sailing excursions are also available. Drive 10-15 minutes to Southlake Town Square where you will find an assortment of high end shops and a variety of restaurants to choose from. If you prefer antique shopping a 2 mile drive will get you to Grapevine's Antique Mall or head over to Colleyville's Vineyards Antique Mall.

3 night minimum July 4th holiday

3 night minimum on Weekends in Nov and Dec************

5 night minimum Christmas and Thanksgiving week**************

Regretfully, out of consideration for our neighbors, no special events/parties are permitted. Max occupancy is 7

Check in: 3pm

Check out: by 11am

No Pets

Additional Location Information:

DFW Airport-6 miles

Lovefield Airport-14 miles

Arlington (Six Flags, Hurricane Harbor, Ranger Stadium and the new Cowboys Stadium) - 17 Miles

Grapevine Lake - 2 miles

Downtown Fort Worth (Sundance Square)- 23 miles

The Gaylord Texan convention center-3 miles

Grapevine Mills Mall- 4 miles (Leggo Land Discovery Center)

Texas Motor Speedway-16 miles

City of Plano- 28 miles

City of Las Colinas/Irving - 5 miles

Downtown Dallas - 20 miles

Keywords: House, Cottage

More Details

Owner
Roseanne S.
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2018

About Roseanne S.

My husband, a former motorcross and supercross competitor, and I love saving and restoring old homes. We are real estate agents, investors, remodelers and for fun we like 'looking for the next project'. Every now and then we'll pack an overnight bag and spend a long weekend at The Merlot House and enjoy everything that Grapevine has to offer. Sharing our home with others has given us the opportunity to meet some great people and make new friends.

Why Roseanne S. chose Grapevine

We enjoy all of the festivals and special events in the area especially at Christmas time. In the summer we spend a lot of time time on Lake Grapevine so the location works well for us. We love the real small town feel Grapevine has to offer.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Roseanne,

Just a short note to let you know how much we enjoyed staying at your beautiful home Everything was wonderful and the house is equipped with more than what we expected! I will definitely recommend your house to my friends and if we come back to Grapevine we will definitely come stay again! It was a great location with plenty of privacy and we felt right at home from the start. Sorry for taking so long to send this note. Thanks again for having us and I hope someday to come back and meet you!

Have a great day and a great 2011!!

Kathy & Dan P.

Jim & Barb L.

Ontario Canada
Mar 2011
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Amenities

Grapevine Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds -beds have mattress protectors and pads-pillows have protectors 1 twin bed located in the Merlot Red study
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Huge fenced in backyard

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'The Merlot House' Near Historic Grapevine-Family friendly-great location!
average rating of 4.9710145 based on 74 reviews
5

Merlot was the perfect choice!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot express enough on how much we enjoyed staying at the Merlot home. The owners were very easy to work with and kept us updated on our upcoming visit. Access to the home was very easy, and the keyless entry is the best. The neighborhood is very quiet. I highly recommend for others to consider the Merlot home when visiting Grapevine.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wine filled weekend

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our own "wine trail". It is close enough to walk, which is nice. The house was spotlessly clean and even smelled clean when we first walked in. Everything you could need was there. We cannot wait to come back again.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Alexander, AR
5

Beautiful home, convenient location.

  • 5 of 5

This home was lovely and comfortable during our stay for our daughter's climbing competition. Many nice restaurants nearby as well as a nice kitchen and grill. We spent much of our time outdoors in the beautiful back yard playing football with our kids. Thanks for making this trip easy!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your visit! Coe back anytime.
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Lufkin, Texas
5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house! It was perfect for our weekend getaway! Very clean, nice and roomy... owner super nice and easy to work with. Highly recommend for any family, couples weekend, or other.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Punta Gorda
5

excellent to stay once again

  • 5 of 5

Everything was fine. Only suggestion is to replace the cushions on the kitchen stools.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Owner's Response: Thank you for coming back! It is on the shopping list :)
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Merlot House in Grapevine

  • 5 of 5

The home is excellent and was perfect for a memorable weekend

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Close proximity to sports venues, New Dallas Cowboys Stadium, Texas Rangers, Dallas Stars. Easy access and commute to Texas Motor Speedway.

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Departure cleaning fee $95

*****5 night minimum during Christmas week and Thanksgiving week at reg rates*******
*****3 night minimum on WEEKENDS in the months of NOV and DEC
*****3 night min July 4th holiday (or weekend before)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.