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The Retreat is a Family Friendly Home in a Gated Community.

(24 Reviews)

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

4 Bedroom , 3 Bath 8-12 Open floor plan, Sleeps Home in Nearly one Acre of Land

The Retreat is a beautiful luxury home located in a secluded and peaceful gated community on the north west side of San Antonio. The house is nestled among 300 year old oaks trees on nearly an acre of land. The single family home its a one story level and has 4 bedrooms, ans 3 full baths. It includes a quiet reading/music area, two eating areas as well as a large bar counter in a large gourmet kitchen. The living room is an open floor plan where large family and friends can gather. The newly remodled large outdoor deck, overlooks an outdoor kitchen with BBQ grill and Fireplace. The house has a large back yard, with a koi fountain and pergola to sit and enjoy the outdoors. The retreat is tastefully decorated and fully stocked with linens, towels cleaning supplies, and laundry facilities that you may need during your stay. The house includes one King, three Queen, and one Full bed / futon in its bedrooms. There are two additional inflatable queen beds for your use if needed. The three bathrooms are complete with shower and tub and fully stocked with all the essentials. There are additional pillows and blankets to keep your and your family at a comfortable level.

Wi-Fi internet is available in the house, and two I-pads are supplied for your use while staying at The Retreat. Many shopping conveniences and restaurans are near by and easy freeway acces is near the house for your convenience.
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M-F and Weekends 7:00AM to 9PM Cental Time


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 18 to rent...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Small pets welcomed. Fees and deposit required....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    House is one level only and easily accessible with wheelchair...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    Has own Full Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • 4 Bedrooms, sleeps 12 Beds for 8-12 Bedroom 1, Master Bed, King Size Bed Bedroom 2, Queen Size (1) Bedroom 3, Queen Size (1) Bedroom 4, Queen Size (1) Convertible Inflatable Bed(s) 2 Queen+ 1 Queen Futton in Living Room...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Master Bathroom has double sinks....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bathroom locater between two Bedrooms...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • 3 Full Bathrooms, 2 Additional Queen size Inflatable beds available.

Other Amenities

  • Quiet gated community neighborhood, Walking Trails and nearby shopping areas near by. Sea World near By, Fiesta Texas Adventure Park 15 min drive. Restaurants all within a 5 minute drive. Movie theaters now open...moreless


  • Books:

    Magazines, Fiction, Instructional....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    TV / DVD in unit. Master bedroom...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Blue Tooth Speakers using musiic from I-Pads...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Network...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hunting


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Internet:

    Wireless internet provided. 2- iPads available....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Open floor plan...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off Street parking, Long Driveway....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Front loading ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup automatic coffee maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plates, bowls, Eating utensils provided...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Front Loading, detergent provided....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Full gourmet Kitchen. Cooking and Eating utensils provided, glasses, cups, dishes, coffee maker, built in range top. Built in oven, built in microwave, toaster oven, Spices....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built in microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Electric and Convection...moreless


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Newly remodeled. Two Outside Table with Chairs....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Swing under Pergola...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane grill. Cooking Utenzils and Propane Gas provided...moreless



Write a review 4.7
from 24 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 28 - Dec 22
Nov 28 - Dec 22, 2016
3 night min stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 23 - Dec 26, 2016
4 night min stay

flat fee
Dec 27 - Dec 29
Dec 27 - Dec 29, 2016
3 night min stay
New Years Holiday
Dec 30 - Jan 2, 2017
4 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$2,275 $9,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Cleaning Deposit $110
  • Tax Rate 7.75%


Rates are subject to change without notice, until reservation is made. Call to confirm reservation.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
30 minute drive to San Antonio Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sports Bars within 15 minutes drive
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Near Texas Golf Course, and La Cantera Golf Course
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Easy access to HW 151, Loop 1604 and Loop 410
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many Restaurants within a 15 minute drive.
17 Miles
Nearest Beach
20 minute drive to Lackland AFB

Car: Necessary

Conveniently located near Sea World, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Lackland AFB, The Riverwalk and Shopping Centers.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I purchased this property in 2005 with the intentions on making it my retiring home. I designed and installed all the outdoor features of this home during the 8 years I lived in it. I spend the last 8 years making the Retreat a paradise to enjoy with family and friends. I come from a large family (11 siblings) and have many family members that visited me during that time. The retreat offered us the perfect gathering pace for family groups. Now I want to share my house with visitors to enjoy what The Retreat has to offer.

Why the Owner Chose Far West Side, San Antonio, TX, USA:
I bough this property because it was in a secluded gated community where the hustle and bustle of the city can be forgotten, but still be near a large cosmopolitan city like San Antonio.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Quiet, safe, and peaceful. Perfect for family gatherings.

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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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  • The Retreat

    The Retreat

  • Entrance to open floor plan

    Entrance to open floor plan

  • Fire Place in Living Room

    Fire Place in Living Room

  • Large Gourmet Kitchen

    Large Gourmet Kitchen

  • Breckfast Table Near Kitchen

    Breckfast Table Near Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom King Size Bed

    Master Bedroom King Size Bed

  • Master Bathroom, Separate Roman Tub, and Shower Closet

    Master Bathroom, Separate Roman Tub, and Shower Closet

  • 2nd Full Bathroom Tub and Shower Combo

    2nd Full Bathroom Tub and Shower Combo

  • Third Full Bathroom - Between two Bedrooms

    Third Full Bathroom - Between two Bedrooms

  • Deck with sitting area

    Deck with sitting area

  • View of Deck and Oudoor Kitchen

    View of Deck and Oudoor Kitchen

  • Outdoor Fireplace

    Outdoor Fireplace

  • The Retreat - Large Lot

    The Retreat - Large Lot

  • Living Room with Large TV

    Living Room with Large TV

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Formal Dinning Room

    Formal Dinning Room

  • Welcoming Reading Area

    Welcoming Reading Area

  • Double Sinks on Master Bathroom

    Double Sinks on Master Bathroom

  • 2nd Bedroom Queen Size Bed

    2nd Bedroom Queen Size Bed

  • 3rd Bedroom - Queen Size Bed.

    3rd Bedroom - Queen Size Bed.

  • 4th Bedroom Full Bed

    4th Bedroom Full Bed

  • Outside deck area overlooking the Outdoor Kitchen

    Outside deck area overlooking the Outdoor Kitchen

  • Outdoor Kitchen with Fireplace

    Outdoor Kitchen with Fireplace

  • Front Loading Laundry Units - Electric

    Front Loading Laundry Units - Electric

VRBO #472931

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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