Hot Tub, Large Covered Deck, Spectacular View from Every Room!(79 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Chateau / Country House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Chateau / Country House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Maximum 6 People)
Inspiration Point is often enjoyed as a delightful girl friends' getaway in a luxurious country home away from home. Or, many find it a perfect setting for an intimate couples retreat. Families with children come to enjoy the river from sun-up to sun-down. In the evenings you are still 'at the river' in luxury, peace and quiet. The large covered deck with hot tub, outdoor fireplace, gas and smoker grills offers an out-door experience for you and your family -- under the stars while having all the comforts of home in comfortable king-size beds. Renters must be 25 years or older. Your dogs are welcomed but you must notify the property manager and there is a one time fee per dog of $25.
Bring your boat or jet ski! If your family, or that special someone, loves boating, fishing or, skiing or just enjoys basking in the Texas sun, you'll be 5 minutes from Hamm Creek Park and boat launch on the Brazos River. Our property allows for easy boat parking, too.
Spend a couple nights or a week or two.
If you allow yourself the luxury of time, Inspiration Point will melt away all traces of stress as you relish each moment gazing from high above, over hundreds of acres of green space, farm land and Texas mesas surrounding the Brazos River.
And, oh my, the opportunity for spectacular sunrises and sunsets from the spacious covered porch will be the only reason to consider 'time' while at Inspiration Point. You will set your clock by the beauty that only nature can provide.
Our guests enjoy a fully furnished kitchen with an array of staples. Bring your own food and drink preferences and make yourselves at home. Prepare your meals in the kitchen or at the gas or smoker grills out on the covered deck. Eat at the dining table situated in front of the wall-of-windows, or take your meals out onto the lovely deck for a luxurious country picnic-in-the-sky.
If you can bear to pull yourselves away from Inspiration Point to look for other things to do, there are a variety of small towns just a short country drive away. Glen Rose, Texas offers an abundance of antiquing, unique restaurants, Fossil Rim Wildlife Park, Dinosaur Valley, and more. If you prefer a lake to the river, Lake Whitney is also a short drive from Inspiration Point. Another excellent choice would be to visit the historic town square in Granbury, Texas. Should you long for live theatre and think you're too far away from big city life to find such entertainment, set your worries to rest. The Plaza Theatre in Cleburne is a no-traffic, 25-minute country drive north of Inspiration Point.
Inspiration Point vacation home boasts a spectacular Texas Hill Country experience, and a totally unique ambience; all located unexpectedly close to Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas.
Come be inspired to just relax, read, play, or just ...BE, and breathe ...deeply.
Keywords: Fisherman's Paradise vacation home, country house, romantic Hill Country setting, river house, luxury home, exquisite Hill Country view like no other near Dallas/Fort Worth Texas, boating, skiing, canoeing, fishing, peace and quiet, big Texas sky, spectacular sunrises and sunsets, Brazos River, Hamm Creek Park, Kimball Bend
Member since: 2012
- Chateau / Country House
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- King size beds (3)
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Live Theater
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Ice Maker
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning Fee $75
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 6%
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 2008
About: We're a family of long-time skiers and hunting, boating and nature enthusiasts. We have spent many vacations on the Brazos River north of Lake Whitney and not too far from our permanent home just south of the Dallas area. Everyone who visits is delightfully surprised by the stunning view, peaceful surroundings and simply inspiring experience. We hope you will make Inspiration Point your next vacation or retreat spot. Once you do, we know you will come back again, and again.
Why Rio Vista, TX, USA:
FIsherman's Paradise is situated just West of Rio Vista, TX about 30 minutes north of Lake Whitney. With a long career in general contracting of residential and commercial properties, we knew that this lovely river house known as Inspiration Point in Fisherman's Paradise, to be one of the most unique and beautiful places on the Brazos River.
The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
Fisherman's Paradise is a little-known area in Johnson County, TX, just West of the small town of Rio Vista and about 30 minutes north of Lake Whitney. Our vacation home offers a gorgeous, country getaway or intimate retreat destination convenient to the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Our property sits high on a hill overlooking the Brazos River and provides convenient access to the new Hamm Creek boat launch. In addition to boating and fishing activities offered by the river, we most enjoy the spectacular view and peacefulness surrounding us, especially from our porch. The property is lovely year round and is accented on some winter mornings (in addition to the beautiful sunrise) by a ribbon of fog running the curvature of the river with soft clouds hovering just above the valley creating a surreal experience that makes every sip of our morning coffee even more delicious.
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Inspiration Point - Amazing Home with Spectacular Views, Brazos River and More!
Covered deck with table, lots of seating and hot tub
Relax in the hot tub with the amazing view!
Well appointed kitchen looks out to open living area and onto covered deck.
TV and fireplace
King Master bedroom with private bath
Master bedroom with large screen TV
3rd bedroom with king bed shared bath
In the distance, you can see the rock cliffs above the bend in the Brazos River
Morning fog following the river creates an exquisite view to enjoy with coffee
All new landscaping noticeable only upon arrival. Then deck will steal the show!
Covered deck and convenient back stairs
and the amazing view!
Even better with a glass of wine!
From the kitchen look out onto the magnificent view and lovely living area
Standing at TV/Library wall looking across the open living area & table for 8
Master bedroom with private deck entry
2nd bedroom with king bed & entry to deck shared bath
Quite a sunrise this foggy, winter morning
Year-round, Inspiration Point is a delightful place to spend quality time
And if you bring your boat, put in at Hamm Creek less than 5 minutes away!
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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