General Description of property:
THIS PROPERTY IS A LARGE DUPLEX with two full homes under one roof separated by a spacious utility/laundry room with 1/2 bath. A large utility with W/D, sink, and half-bath separates the homes and is for tenants' private use. The 'Lone Star' rental home is a two-story structure and offers maximum privacy to guests. Owner occupies the smaller home and office. Guests have private use of pool area, fire pit, BBQ, laundry room and separate entrances and parking, affording ample privacy. There is also a large screen and private front porch with swing and rockers. Property is ideal for a weekend getaway, family reunion, club events, or small, rustic weddings. Check out our second VRBO property #1126248 located 8 minutes away that sleeps 6 guests (up to 20 overnight guests total if renting both properties). At the Rocking M Ranch, take your boots off, set a spell, and enjoy country life at its best. Enjoy breakfast on the back screen porch with coffee or sit by the pool with the peaceful sound of the pool's waterfall. At night, a million stars and s'mores await at the fire pit. Whether you're looking for a weekend getaway or hosting a special event the Rocking M Ranch is the perfect location.
The structure shown in the photos is the Lone Star rental. DOWNSTAIRS: Features a master suite with both a queen and full size bed, office workstation, large bath with two sinks and walk-in shower; spacious great room/dining for large groups, wood-burning fireplace, flat-screen TV, DVD player. The leather Lazy Boy sofa has a comfy, inflatable, queen mattress that sleeps two. A large enclosed screen porch is off the great room and overlooks the pool. The kitchen features all stainless appliances, refrigerator with ice maker, two sinks, and is well stocked with cooking pots, blender, toaster, coffeemaker, serving trays and crock pot . Coffee is provided. The home is on a public water system and commercial chlorine filter, eliminating the need to bring bottled water. UPSTAIRS AREA: A game room and galley kitchen divides the two upstairs bedrooms. Bedrooms share a spacious bathroom with walk-in shower. One upstairs bedroom has a queen bed and two twin beds. The second upstairs bedroom has a double and two twin beds. The game room has a pool table/ping pong adaption, built-in wet bar with sink, and mini-fridge.
Rocking M Ranch is located outside Smithville, with an easy 25 minute drive to the world of antiquing in Warrenton and Round Top. Austin is less than an hour away and the Formula One Circuit of Americas is a short 40-minute drive on backroads, avoiding traffic at entry.
The RMR property is currently available for hosting day or evening events for up to 50 people (additional rates apply). Events can be set up inside the spacious, fully-furnished home with additional seating around the pool area. The pool area features festive party lights strung across the pool, a large fire pit, and shade structure. Hot tub is automated. Pool is not heated.
While visiting Smithville, who knows who you will run into with film and music stars such as Shirley McLain, Jack Black, and Ryan Bingham (who stayed at the ranch while filming 'A Country Called Home). Regardless, we're sure you'll be glad you visited our area and the Rocking M Ranch.
AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 2017: Check out our second VRBO property #1126248 located 8 minutes away that sleeps 6 guests.