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Deluxe Country Home - Tranquil Setting surrounded by trees

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A 1200 sq foot deluxe house located on a gated 17 acre property with a pond, horses, geese and dogs. Slate tiles throughout with an open floor plan. Wide screen TV, fully furnished kitchen and washer and dryer. The beamed ceilings, brick wall and a wood burning furnace add character to this charming place. Fenced back yard and delightful screen porch for your morning coffee. There is a queen sized bed down stairs and a day bed and a single bed upstairs (slightly steep stairs). The kitchen is fully equipped and will come stocked with food for an additional charge if requested. Yes, there is internet service (3G per week).


Owner
Brenda S. Jones
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Brenda S. Jones

My husband and I have live in the main house on the property since 1994. The guest house was built a couple of years later. We have two children. My son is an aerospace engineer at Tinker AFB in OKC. My daughter an interior design professional in Greenville, SC. I grew up in New Orleans and my husband in Lake Charles, LA. My husband sold his Internal Medicine practice in Hammond last year and now is working at the VA in Biloxi and Chief of the Primary Care Clinic. He is also a retired Lt Col from the Air National Guard. I am a retired CPA and more more recently, a retired home school mom. I manage 3 short term rental properties.

Brenda S. Jones purchased this chateau / country house in 1997

Why Brenda S. Jones chose Louisiana

This property located in a peaceful setting with camellias blooming from late September through late April, followed by the azaleas. It would be an excellent place to stay while waiting for an Act of Sale to go through, on your way to an LSU Tiger football game, or as a temporary professor at SLU. We have taken in many surgery patients while they are recuperating. Everyone enjoys the peaceful setting and says that pictures don't do justice to the place. I am a hands on owner/operator and try to do whatever I can to make your stay perfect. I have many repeat guests who have become like extended family to me.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

This unit has everything that you need for a comfortable stay. It is also good for handicap guests with bars in the bathroom and wide doorways. The in-house laundry is also very convenient. If you have a pet, it may also be possible for us to accommodate them for an extra charge. The pantry will be stocked upon your arrival with you favorites for cost plus 10%.

Amenities

Hammond Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Large closet/Bath attached
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedroom two is upstairs. The stairs are slightly steep.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

Deluxe Country Home - Tranquil Setting surrounded by trees
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
Big Sandy tx
5

Great place!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the home, it was better than expected. I loved the country cottage feel!!!

Great place to stay!! We will gladly stay here again on our next trip down to see our daughter.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Guest House in Hammond, LA

  • 5 of 5

The Guest House in Hammond, LA is a treat no matter your reason for being in the area. I was transitioning a move to the Hammond area...I could not have found a better place to stay! The facilities are first class and Mrs. Jones is the best property manager! My husband and I had the best stay in Hammond, we enjoyed the 'rustic' feel of the horse farm with all the amenities of home. Thank you, Mrs. Jones and VRBO!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas, Texas
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay and very comfortable. We loved our stay. If you bring your dogs, be on the look out for ticks. Other than that, I recommend this for others.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

V nice quiet place.

  • 5 of 5

If you want peace and tranquility, this is it. The house is set in the woods with a view of the resident horses through the trees.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shreveport, La
5

Most Beautiful Place Ever!

  • 5 of 5

I have no words. The photos as beautiful as they are don't do this home justice! It's so very quiet! Hammond is a pretty town as well, but for anyone who just wants somewhere beautiful to relax this does it and beyond. Wish I lived there!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and seclusive property. The owners were wonderful hosts. The home was immaculate.

  • 5 of 5

We look forward to returning to wonderful home. Thanks for such a great stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

The Guest House is located 10 minutes from Southeastern Louisiana University and downtown Hammond. The are various festivals held throughout the year in this area. It is also an easy drive to Baton Rouge, New Orleans and the North Shore. Global Wildlife, an animal park, is only a 15 minute drive. Neighboring Ponchatoula (our sister city) is know for it's strawberries in Spring and their antiques year-round.

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Rates & Availability

Hammond Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$125
$700
$2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $60

Pet Fee varies depending on pet and length of stay. Each pet is subject to approval.
Deposit varies with length of stay. A credit card number can be taken in lieu of deposit if preferred
Staying more than two nights but less than a week? Ask about a discount.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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