Exquisite Lake Front with Private Boat House/Boat Ramp!(40 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9-15)
Updates - We now have a new gas AND charcoal grill, corn-hole, horseshoes, and a well lit pathway to the boat house with tree-lights....no more solar lighting!!! Also, NEW pots & pans, and a new reclining couch and a matching rocker/recliner!!!
Whether you're looking to catch the big one or just catch some ZZZ's, this is the place for you. Welcome bass tournament fisherman, nature lovers, and families!
Peaceful and spacious log cabin nestled in quiet No Name cove (that is the actual name of the cove) located in Ray Branch on the hottest bass fishing lake in Texas! Country living with all of the luxuries of your own home.
This peaceful 4 bedroom/2 bath rustic home is not only located minutes from several towns (perfect for antique shopping), it also has a private air conditioned boathouse (with a poker table, microwave, and mini fridge), boat ramp, and fish cleaning station located right on the 3 acre property...just a short walk down the paved walkway from the house, which now is lit up with tree lighting!!!!! Colorado ash interior, floor to ceiling custom stone fireplace, hardwood floors, and an open floor plan with incredible lake views make this house THE hottest around!
Sit in a rocking chair under the covered porch, cook out on the outdoor patio with the gas or charcoal grill, or roast marshmallows in the outdoor stone fireplace. There is an ample amount of room on the property to play catch or get a football game going. We now also have horseshoes and corn-hole available...you will find these in the master bedroom closet. It is a great place for a family get together with plenty of outdoor space to have craw fish boil or fish fry! For those of you that don't have a boat, cast fishing is available right off the dock. The sunsets on the lake are spectacular and the stars at night truly ARE big and bright on this coveted, stunning lake front property!
Want to stay inside? Play games, enjoy free Wi-Fi, watch cable on DirecTV, or enjoy a movie. Family bonding time has never been better!
Master Bedroom #1 - Downstairs: King ranch-style bed (linens provided) and plush memory foam mattress. Multiple windows with stunning lake view.
Master Bedroom #2 - Upstairs: Queen size bed with equestrian themed bedding as well as a futon with a comfortable, thick mattress. French doors lead to a balcony with an incredible view of lake. Plenty of extra room available for multiple air mattresses (provided) for additional sleeping arrangements.
Bedroom #3 - Upstairs: Americana themed, Mahogany twin daybed with trundle. French doors lead to balcony with lake view.
*Note: Bedroom #3 and #4 are adjoining bedrooms so you must pass through bedroom #4 to get to #3 (Jack and Jill style)
Bedroom #4 - Upstairs: Antique twin sleigh bed with vanity and shabby chic decor
Living Room - Comfortable sofa, loves seat & plush recliner (a favorite of many)
**Also have several air mattresses available with electric air pump for additional guests**
Bathroom #1 - Large master bath with slate walk in shower, jetted tub, and his and her sinks.
Bathroom #2 - Large jack and Jill with walk in shower
The kitchen is well equipped with everything you need to prepare meals for your family and friends, and we have just updated all of the pots and pans!!! However, if cooking is not your thing, you can visit one of the several local restaurants for some good home cookin'. Every direction leads you to one of the small outlying towns such as Quitman, Mineola, Emory, Golden, and Yantis. Each town has various festivals, fairs, and other festivities throughout the year. We are approximately 25 miles from Canton, TX, home of the world famous 1st Monday Trade Days. The boys can fish while the girls shop til you drop!
**Please note, we cannot reimburse any rental monies due to low lake levels. There is a public ramp close to the property (should the lake be too low to launch from our property), and boats can be tied to the dock once the boat is in the water.
Book it fast before it fills up! When you catch the 'big one' make sure you send us a picture. You might even end up on our Fish Tales wall of fame!
Keywords: Lakefront, lake, fishing, boat house, private, cozy, secluded
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Member since: 2010
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
ALL RENTALS ARE TO FAMILIES AND RESPONSIBLE ADULTS ONLY. No scouting, high school or college groups, prom or similar parties, chaperoned or not, are permitted without prior notification and approval...moreless
- Children Welcome
Non Smoking Only:
This is a non-smoking property. No smoking is allowed in the house at any time. If you or your guests must smoke, we ask that you only smoke outside and properly and safely dispose of all cigarette butts. There is a “Smokers Outpost” disposal on the back porch. As stated in the contract, significant fees will be charged if smoking debris is found on the property or if smoking has occurred in the house...moreless
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10
- King size beds (1) Downstairs Master has King ranch-style bed with plush memory foam mattress. Multiple windows with stunning lake view., Queen size Beds (1) Master Upstairs has Queen size bed with equestrian themed bedding. French doors lead to a balcony with an incredible view of the lake. Plenty of extra room available for multiple air mattresses (provided) for additional sleeping arrangements., Twin or Single Beds (3) Bedroom #3 Upstairs Americana Themed bedroom has a mahogany twin daybed with trundle. French doors lead to balcony with lake view. Bedroom #4 Upstairs has an antique sleigh bed with vanity and shabby chic decor., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon in upstairs master with comfortable, thick mattress...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioned Boat House, Private Boat Ramp, Fish Cleaning Station, Full size washer and dryer, Free WIFI, Full kitchen with new appliances and granite countertops, Mini Bar (not stocked), DVD and CD player, Indoor and Outdoor Stone Fireplace, Gas grill, Charcoal grill, outdoor seating area and custom picnic table, Covered porch, Basketball goal, Hardwood Floors, Central heat and a/c, Ceiling Fans in all rooms, Air mattresses available, All linens, towels, etc. are provided, 24 hour bait store nearby, Brookshires grocery store within 7 miles to buy supplies...moreless
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa
- Jetted Tub
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $650
- Cleaning Fee $125
- Tax Rate 6%
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We are newlyweds with six wonderful children, a beautiful grandbaby, and a very needy Jack Russell named Rudy. Our lives have been greatly blessed and when we're not watching Aggie (Whoop!) or Cowboys football, we're out riding our motorcycle Lucy (yes, my husband named his motorcycle. ha).
Why the Owner Chose Alba, TX, USA:
After looking at many lakes and properties, it was love at first sight when I saw this Lake Fork home. Not only is it a short drive from Dallas, but it is also happens to be on the best bass fishing lake in Texas. Although the home was amazing when we bought it, we completely remodeled it to have all of the creature comforts of home. It is a great place to go to rewind and relax.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home has a private air-conditioned boathouse with a boat ramp and fish cleaning station. The boat house has a poker table, microwave, and mini fridge...the perfect makings of a man cave!. If you have fished one of the many tournaments at Lake Fork, you will know that sometimes you can spend hours waiting your turn on the public boat ramp. The home is the perfect getaway for fisherman, hunters, and families. Canton is also close by so the women can get away and shop while the men fish.
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Front view of the lake house. Great location
Full kitchen with all the amenities of home
upstairs master with queen bed and futon for extra sleeping arrangements
upstairs bedroom with twin trundle bed
Outdoor stone fireplace and large seating area for relaxing and entertaining
view of sunset
fish cleaning station for the big catch!
Poker table in the boat house
Boat Lift - usable as of 03/28/2015
Cozy living with room with 2 comfortable couches and recliner for extra sleeping
Downstairs Master with King size plush mattress/lakeview and patio access
upstairs with twin bed
Back of house just steps to private boathouse and boat ramp. Two covered decks
view of private boat house from back porch
Make our fish tale hall of fame! No tall tales here, this is the real deal!
jacuzzi tub and separate slate shower by downstairs master
Water is up, ramp is usable - as of 03/28/2015
Just in case the lake goes down - Public ramp is about 6 miles away.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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