Weddings, Reunions, Sleeps 16

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Perfect for weddings and receptions! 113 acres, 3000 sq. ft, 2-story, 2 bedrooms, 2 studious, 2 full kitchens, 3 bathrooms.
This beautiful property is located on 113 acres of deep woods between Houston and Dallas, close to the lakes Jacksonville and lake Palestine! This property offers private lake to set beautiful wedding ceremony! Families can also have rehearsal dinners staying in the lodge! This beautiful property is very secluded, no one will see you from the road because it's one mile from the county road and it's surrounded by beautiful woods, you will have a lot of privacy, however, you will have a convenience of a city life. The lodge is located 15 minutes from Jacksonville and Palestine, 40 miles from Tyler, 120 miles from Dallas. This is is located in the heart of East Texas- in the middle of Piney woods and lakes! The lodge can also be used for family reunions, or wedding venues! It is a perfect place to get away and to enjoy being secluded in a quiet oasis.

No pets and No smoking allowed

We provide lush towels, toiletries, and very comfortable king size mattresses in the bedrooms. For your convenience the kitchen is fully stocked with plenty of utensils. We also provide a starter kit consisting of soaps, toilet paper, paper towels and trash bags

For Weddings pricing please call me at 9037224597. This is spectacular property can be used for wedding venue! We can provide tables, chairs, linens and arch for wedding ceremony and reception!

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/27/2016

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Please minimum age is 21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    This is a non smoking property...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 15-16

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon


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


  • Studio: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    This studio is located on the second floor ...moreless

  • Studio: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    this studio is located on the first floor...moreless

  • There are 2 bedrooms with king size beds and a pull out sofa couch in master down stairs and the second one upstairs. There are 2 studios that can sleep 6-8 people, with two futons downstairs and a queen size bed and a futon in the upstairs studio. All bedrooms and studios are appointed in pine and cedar....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • If you want to enjoy and experience of a real nature adventure this place is for you! Very secluded, yet very close to town, this 113 acre deer ranch will amaze you with its beauty. Perfect for weddings, receptions,family gatherings, camping, fishing , kayaking and bike riding! This place is like a park with sports and numerous activities all in one place! No need to go anywhere else!! It's all here! Neches River Run is 5 minutes away!...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Outdoor activities with a volleyball net!!...moreless

  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    There are 3 dining areas, one in each studios, and the 3rd one in the grand room...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 18 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Ping Pong...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Both kitchens have plenty dishes and utensils....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    There are 2 full kitchens, one downstairs , the second one is upstairs. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    There are 2 refrigerators, downstairs and upstairs. ...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Golf:

    Pine Dunes Golf Club is 12 miles away...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Canoe and life jackets are provided....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is an outdoor charcoal grill. There is also a fire pit by the lake....moreless



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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $100


100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date . Initial deposit is non refundable. Any cancellations made will have a credit card fee of 2.5% and will not be refunded. No Smoking. Hunting prices and restrictions apply.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 10/27/2016
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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tyler, Tx, Longview TX
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Chili's Grill and Bar, Jacksonville
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pine Dunes Golf Club, Jacksonville Country club
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Palestine, Tx
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy, 79
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Applebees, Mazzios Pizza, Olive garden, Outback
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Jacksonville, Neches River, Lake Palestine

Car: Necessary

The lodge is located 15 minutes from lake Jacksonville and Palestine, 40 miles from Tyler, 120 miles from Dallas.There is also a famous Neches river, where locals love to fish, just a few minutes away! Jacksonville has a big lake, and everyone's favorite mud run! Palestine has a famous Texas State Railroad with numerous rides throughout all year, including a Polar Express Ride at Christmas!! Tyler is another great spot for shopping, movies, restaurants, Caldwell Zoo and Oil Palace!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
Waking up with singing birds, watching sunrise reflecting from the lake, magnificent views of large pines, and deer grazing in the pasture, spending a day on the lake peer fishing, kayaking or riding bikes, and going to bed with coyotes howling that's makes this place truly unique and breathtaking. Weddings are beautiful !! Perfect place for a large or small wedding venues! Spectacular weddings!! Affordable weddings!

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/27/2016

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  • Reception area

    Reception area

  • upstairs bathroom

    upstairs bathroom

  • This is a studio with both full/queen size futons and a kitchen combination

    This is a studio with both full/queen size futons and a kitchen combination

  • This is a grand gathering room!  Relax, play, and dine!

    This is a grand gathering room! Relax, play, and dine!

  • Second bathroom downstairs with a walk in marble shower

    Second bathroom downstairs with a walk in marble shower

VRBO #495678

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016

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