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Beautiful New Lakefront Cottage - Designer Owned W/ Water Toys

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This lakefront cottage is designer owned and a reflection of their trips to Costa Rica, Hawaii and Florida and decorated in fresh and peaceful colors and furnishings. It is on the water and has a wonderful shaded porch with a view of the lake. It is a completely restored 1950s cottage with unbelievable charm. The location is wonderful for families with so many things within one block - walking distance to grocery store, coffee shop, Dairy Queen and many other eating choices. The wonderful open floor plan allows the guests to be connected. The large living area, dining area and kitchen are all open to each other with a very large farmhouse table and bar stools at the counter to seat the entire group. Each bedroom has very plush pillow top mattresses and 400 thread count sheets. The master has a king size bed, the second bedroom has a queen size bed and the bunk room has a full size bed and two twins. In addition the sofa sleeper contains a full size pull out bed. The master bedroom and bunk room both have flat screen t.v.s with cable. The living room has a 50" flat screen with plenty of seating for everyone to relax after a day of swimming or fishing. The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, high quality cookware and assessories and makes cooking a pleasure! The bunk room and second bedroom have a custom made barn door that slides on a track for privacy. This house is on a quiet cove and a great place for the kids to swim. The house comes with pool rafts, a kayake, a paddle boat and bicycles. For those who have a boat or jet ski, the dock is padded and equipped with hooks to tie up. For those who don't have a boat or jet ski, a boat rental business is 50 yards away and they will deliver a boat to you for you to enjoy. Fishing off the dock is a favorite pastime of the owners as well as watching the ducks. We hope that you enjoy your stay at Turtle Rock Lake House so much that you will come back and visit again!

Keywords: Lakehouse Cottage on the Water

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About The Owner

Interior Decorator who loves to travel with her three sons to the water - salt or fresh water.

The Owner purchased this house in 2011

Why The Owner chose Kingsland

This vacation home is a perfect fit for our family with only a one hour drive to get there. We love the location because of the quiet tucked away neighborhood but yet a quick walk to grocery or restaurants. We have vacationed in Kingsland for over 8 years and are blessed to have found and renovated this home.

What makes this house unique

This property is so peaceful inside and out. We love to fish, swim, boat and just connect as a family.


Kingsland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Game Console
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Located one block from town - one block from coffee shop, HEB, Dairy Queen and other restaurants


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Beautiful New Lakefront Cottage - Designer Owned W/ Water Toys
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews

Turtle Rock is Heaven!

  • 5 of 5

Our week at Turtle Rock Lake House was just amazing! Having never been to this part of Texas we weren't sure what to expect, but from the minute we arrived we were in love! The water view is gorgeous the minute you walk in the door and so close, no walking down a huge lawn to get to the water! We have rented through VRBO for years and this was our absolute favorite rental! Booking with Tricia was seamless and checkout was the easiest of any rental!! The house felt like home, not a rental, with space for everyone! We could have easily had another family come with us. The location is perfect, central to all our daily trips exploring all that this area has to offer! Our kids loved playing with all the water toys provided, as a family of 4 we were able to take the paddle boat and 2 kayak's down to the open water for fishing and the kids loved jumping off the trestle! The kids swam every day in the quiet cove as there little boat traffic and my husband was in heaven fishing every day. My son loved the vintage bikes provided and he rode around the quiet neighborhood every afternoon. For early risers, you will have a beautiful sunrise over the lake! I highly recommend brunch at Grand Central Cafe, coffee at Kingsland Coffee shop, sunset dinner at On The Rocks in Marble Falls (a short 25 min drive), lunch at the Hoover Valley Cafe with a wine tasting at Perissos Vinyards across the street. We rented a Paddle board from Splash Boast Rentals which was a huge hit with everyone, my husband even took it down to the open water for fishing! Also not to be missed is a cruise on Texas Vanishing River Cruises which takes you to the hidden waterfalls on Lake Buchanan. For history buff, a visit to Highland Lakes Squadron in Burnet Tx is a must! Turtle Rock is our new favorite place on the lake and we can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much!! Makes my heart happy ;) Tricia
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Most Perfect Weekend Getaway Rental - EVER.

  • 5 of 5

I hosted a bachelorette/girls getaway weekend here Oct 7-10th. While the weather was perfect (84 and sunny with cool nights), we could not get over the house. We never wanted to leave! It is decorated with such detail and beauty. We had everything we could possibly need for cooking, opening bottles of wine, baking and decorating. We were so pleased with the area and while we didn't catch any fish, it was fun having a pontoon pick us up for the day and it was a blast paddle-boating to the railroad tracks (hauling a flamingo and swan float hehe). Everyone around was so nice and we also went antiqueing only 20 minutes away in Burnet! It was the most memorable experience and I guarantee we will be staying here again in the future! Slept everyone comfortably also! I slept on the pull out couch one night and even THAT was one of the most comfortable beds I've ever been on. Really can't say enough about this place! Worth every single penny and I hope you future renters have a blast! :) Thanks Tricia for a great experience!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Girls' Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

What a great little lake house! We used it for a girls' getaway weekend, and it couldn't have been better! We swam, sat outside on the back porch and drank wine, cooked, etc. Tricia was fabulous to work with, and she's a great decorator!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas, TX

Charming and Cozy!!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this darling lake house over Memorial Day weekend and it was perfect! It is even cuter than the photos and has everything you need for a lake vacation. There were nine of us (4 adults and 5 children) and there was plenty of room for everyone. We brought our jetskis and tied them up by the house which worked out perfectly and the kids also loved using the kayaks and paddle boat. The house is wonderfully situated on a quiet cove with easy lake access. Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio, TX

Beautiful lakehouse

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with our 5 children. Best lakehouse we have ever stayed in! The kitchen had everything we needed. It is beautiful furnished with comfortable furniture and the very best beds! We rented from the boat rentals place and had a terrific experience. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I booked Tricia's cottage for my best friend's bachelorette weekend last year and it was absolutely perfect! There was 8 of us that stayed and it was the perfect space for everyone. The cottage is very cozy and very well decorated. (We couldn't get over how perfect it was, honestly!) Unfortunately it was chilly the weekend we were there so we couldn't use the lake or anything but we would definitely come back to do so! It was close enough for us to even go to a winery one day and also get dinner in Marble Falls without any hassle. Mostly we stayed in the living room and kitchen and ate at the beautiful table! Tricia was so accommodating and quick to reply. I would highly recommend staying at her cottage! It was the perfect weekend and had everything we could need or want!

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $500

Holiday rates are 500 a night please reach out to the po for more info...

Payment is made to property owner with credit card. Please call or email property manager. Tricia Dabney 512-423-1963 - thank you!

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.

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