6 BR Luxury Estate on 33 Acres with 40 Mile View - Rim Rock Lodge

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
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* Wimberley, Tx - "Rim Rock Lodge" 269765 - 6 BR, 5 Bath, Pool, Awesome Views, 33 acres, Game Room, Sauna, Hot Tub, Outdoor Kitchen, Theater Room for 9, etc.
* Wimberley, Tx - "Grand View Escape" VRBO 889760 - 5 BR, 4.5 Bath, Game Room, 33 acres, Hot Tub, Outdoor Kitchen, Awesome 360 degree views!
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* Evergreen, CO - "Above The Clouds" VRBO 776276 - 8 BR, 9 bath, 8500 sq ft, 33 acres, best view in Colorado, hot tub, work-out room, Game room, Theater Room for 11, etc, etc, etc

The Lodge at Rim Rock Ranch is a Luxury Hill Country Estate sitting on top of the Devil’s Backbone with 40 mile views looking over the Wimberley Valley and the beautiful Texas hill country. Drive through the private gate and onto the 33 acre estate and begin your withdrawal from your hectic life and slow down to enjoy the wildlife and glory that Rim Rock has to offer.

Rim Rock Lodge offers the ultimate location in Hill Country getaways that will allow you and your group the chance to sit on the back porch, enjoy a glass of wine or ice tea, feel the cool breezes as they come up from the canyon, watch the deer, and experience the panorama of colors offered by the sun as it sets on the horizon.

New Gameroom and Theatre Room now Complete!! 1,000 Sq Ft game room with fireplace, pool table, ping pong, game table, foosball, air hockey, and 19' shuffleboard. Dedicated Theatre room with 10' screen and raised theatre seating with 9 leather theater chairs. 60" TV in gameroom with surround sound, and stereo system. Nice rock fireplace. Full Bath with walk-in shower. The covered deck is 900 Sq Ft and overlooks the valley view.

The house was completed in October 2009. The features and amenities are all luxurious and are what you would expect in only the finest ranches and estates. A few of the features are offered below:

• There are a total of 6 bedrooms, each decorated with hill country charm and rustic ranch elegance.
• Total of 5 full baths, each with slate or travertine floors and walls, double shower heads ( except the master which has 5 ), and frameless glass doors.
• Granite on all counter top surfaces
• Great room with 19’ ceilings, open wood trusses, large grand windows open to every view, along with a wood burning rock fireplace that soars 19’ to the top of the Ceiling, that provides a great backdrop to the grand vistas of the view outside of every window, 52” LCD HDTV with DVR and surround sound.
• Game room in the house with pool table, ice machine, wet bar with granite surface, bar refrigerator, 42” LCD HDTV, Master Sony stereo system with speakers spread both inside and outside the house, walls are covered in wood recovered from a 105 year old farm house and with decorations to match, old doors taken from a famous old hotel in Lincoln, Nebraska.
• Real hardwood floors along with rock surfaces throughout the inside of the house provide an upscale ranch atmosphere
• Master Bedroom with Vaulted Ceiling, HDTV and DVR, Fantastic Views of Valley
• Master bath with granite double sink, travertine wall/floor, large jetted tub, huge shower with 5 shower heads
• Kitchen with SS appliances, double oven, gas cook top, large wine cooler, accent lighting and fully furnished.
• All interior and exterior walls insulated for sound, allowing for complete relaxation
• Dining room has an 8’ farm table that allows your entire group to sit down and enjoy dinner together while enjoying the million dollar views just outside the their back door.

When you step through the 8’ glass doors towards the most incredible view you will ever see in the hill country, you also have the rest of these amenities to take advantage of:
• 1400 sq ft of covered porch to take advantage of the incredible views with rocking chairs and comfortable furniture and fans
• Hot Tub with natural rock wall and surround
• Cedar Sauna large enough for 6+ people
• The Swimming Pool is surrounded by natural rock patios and retaining walls that fits in with the natural surroundings. There is a separate elevated Lounge Pool 12” to 18” deep that allows you to pull your chair into the water, kick back in your lounge chair, and really relax. A Large rock water fall between the lounge pool and main pool provides tranquil sounds while you relax and enjoy the cool waters. Conversation benches along the edges of the main pool that allow you to sit in the water and enjoy all of the views of the canyon.

Disc Golf Course - We like to play disc golf and have 6 baskets set up around acreage close to the house. Bring your discs!

Location - Centrally located just 6 miles from Wimberley town center, 8 miles from Canyon Lake, 10 miles from San Marcos, and 20 miles from Gruene and New Braunfels. We are also just 35 minutes from Austin and an hour from San Antonio. Use Rim Rock Lodge as your base of operation for your Hill Country Vacation.

Sleeping Arrangements:

* Master - Private Bath - King Bed and a small fold out twin for kids only.
* BR # 2 - Private door to shared bath - Queen Bed
* BR 3 - Private Bath - King Bed
* BR 4 - Shared Bath - Queen Bed and Twin Day Bed.
* BR 5 - Shared Bath - Queen Bed and Twin Day Bed.
* BR 6 - Shared Bath - Queen
* Living Room - Queen Fold Out Couch
* Game Room - Queen Fold Out Couch with dedicated Bath.

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If this house is not available for the dates you are requesting, be sure to check availability on our other properties; .
Wimberley, Tx - The Great Escape 92827
Wimberley, Tx - Sunset Ridge Escape162562
Evergreen, CO - Above The Clouds 776,276

Keywords: House on Private Ranch luxury Wimberley san marcos view pool sauna game room theater room acreage internet fire pit hot tub TV internet

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Property Type

  • House
  • 5200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 30 to rent this property....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    There are kennels available in Wimberley and San Marcos....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 14-15

  • Bedroom with attached bath - shared with hallway: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen


  • Fold-out couch in Living Room - Queen


  • Junior Master Suite with Private bath: 1 king

    Full Bath with large walkin shower. Private Balcony....moreless

  • Master Bedroom suite with private bath: 1 king, 1 murphy bed

    Large jetted tub in bath. Shower with 5 shower heads. ...moreless

  • Game Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen fold out couch in gameroom....moreless

  • Total bed situation is this - 2 kings, 4 queens, 2 twin, and 2 queen fold-outs. There is also a small foldout in master, only good for a small child....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Jr. Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Large walk-in shower with 2 shower heads....moreless

  • Hall Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Hall Bath shared with Bedroom: toilet, shower

    Large walk-in shower with 2 shower heads....moreless

  • Coming this Summer - Game Room bath: toilet, shower

    Full bath in new gameroom building. Ready in June 2013....moreless

  • Master bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    TV. Huge walk-in shower with 5 shower heads. 2 sinks....moreless

  • 5 full baths.

Other Amenities

  • Scanner, Fax, Printer. Cannot always guarantee paper and ink. New Gameroom building just completed....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD and Bluray in living room, with surround sound. DVD player in master and Jr master....moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Current game room has an 8' pool table. New game room ( June 2013 ) will have air hockey, shuffleboard, ping pong, pool table, foosball, pinball and juke box....moreless

  • Games:

    Lots of board games in cabinet in living room. Bumper pool, 18' shuffleboard, foosball, and pinball....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Full satelite TV with lots of premium channels. ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TVs in every bedroom, 55' in living room. 42' in gameroom. TV in master bath and out by outdoor kitchen. Full dedicated Theater Room with 10' screen, 9 elevated leather Theater Chairs....moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    Play station 2 in game room...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    Large form table and chairs for 10 people. There is another table in the living room that can seat 4 to 6 more....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Computer available with printer. Cannot guarantee that there will be any paper or ink, as it seems to evaporate quickly with some guests....moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    For domestic US....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High speed internet. Unsecured....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Leather couch and chairs. Ceiling fan, turned on by a switch that is behind the TV credenza....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    There is room to park your boat trailer, but you will never get an RV onsite due to tree branches....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Large volume washer and dryer in the utility room. Also a small washer dryer in master closet....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless available throughout the house and on the porches....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    With gas starter in living room. Firewood available as we provide up to 20 pieces. If you have a long stay, you may want to bring some. There is an outdoor fireplace in the pavilion, and a fire pit...moreless


  • Catering Available:

    We can provide recommendations for private cooks or caterers. You book direct....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Unless it is exotic, we probably have it....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes for 16 people. If you have a really large group, you may want to bring paper plates to make it easier....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Soap for dishwasher and hand washing is provided....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gas grill, granite countertops, wine cooler, fully equipped. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double electric oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo:

    500 Sq Ft covered pavilion with outdoor fireplace, gas grill, undercabinet refridgerator, sink, and granite countertops....moreless

  • Golf:

    Disc Golf Course set up surrounding house, with 6 baskets. Bring your discs....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill:

    gas grill in outdoor kitchen, and a charcoal grill available....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Full size pool, plus a separate lounge pool { 12' to 18' deep ), great for the little ones....moreless

  • Sauna:

    Large sauna, can seat 6 to 8 at one time....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Master bathroom has a large jetted tub....moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Sep 6 - Nov 23, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 24 - Nov 27, 2016
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low Season
Nov 28 - Dec 20, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas Season
Dec 21 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas Holiday
Dec 23 - Dec 25, 2016
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas Season
Dec 26 - Dec 29, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

New Years Holiday
Dec 30 - Jan 1, 2017
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 6%


Two night Minimum, except Holidays which are 3 night minimum. No cleaning charge.

Holidays are $1,100 per night, for up to 12 guests.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Peggy and Phil Collins bought this land in 2008 and starting building in about September of that year. We finished the house in March of 2009 and then spent about 6 months completing all of the outdoor living projects. The house was Built by Bill Dunn Construction and the house was built to the highest quality standards that you can imagine. We feel that we have really created something special and are sure that you will feel the same way that we do. This is our third vacation property in the Wimberley/San Marcos area and we are really excited about what we have accomplished. The photo is of Peggy and I in Shanghai in May of 2009.

Why the Owner Chose Wimberley, TX, USA:
Once you see the view from the back porch, or from the covered pavilion, or from the hot tub, or the sauna, or anywhere in the back yard, there will be no question as to why we decided on this location. The two comments that we hear from everyone are, 'That is a MILLION DOLLAR VIEW' or 'THAT is THE BEST view in Wimberley and/or Hays County'. Come see for yourself.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Why is this property so successful? * The Number One Reason for Success at all of our properties is that we have very large homes that allow large groups or families to all be together, but everything is SPREAD OUT so that you are not underfoot all the time, and can still have privacy in your large group. * Million dollar view. * Private estate allows peace and quiet. * High end luxury in the construction and furnishings. * 3 fireplaces, hot tub, sauna, firepit. * Full outdoor kitchen and covered pavilion. * 11 TVs with cable and premium channels. * 6 basket disc golf course * A pool area nicer than most resorts. * Fully furnished with everything you need. * Incredible Game Room and 3 tiered Theater Room with 9 leather lay out seats. The Main Reason for our Success - is that Peggy and I built this for our families use. We made it nice for us, and now everyone can share in this. This property is big enough to accommodate a large group, but allows so many places for people to be, that you are not crowded or bumping into each other. The new game room is a great addition to this property, and we are very excited about it. Thank you for considering Rim Rock Lodge, and we are confident that it will be a great decision for you.

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Date last modified - Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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6 BR Luxury Estate on 33 Acres with 40 Mile View - Rim Rock Lodge

Wimberley, TX, USA #280220

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