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Unobstructed open water lake house for fun, family & friends

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom 2.5 bath with unobstructed open water Lake view & boat house

This waterfront lake house was built for family and friends to enjoy time together on the Lake. The views are breathtaking from most rooms in the house and the two person swing by the boathouse equipped with misters ensures water fun all year long. The disco ball by the boat house adds some fun to the nights as well!

Conroe is just the right blend of starry nights and city lights. And similarly, this house can provide a family-friendly, fun and activity-filled vacation or a romantic and relaxing getaway. Our guests have access to all the April Sound Country Club amenities.

The downstairs has a two story-high ceiling living room that has a big comfortable overstuffed couch and loveseat. The kitchen, dining area that seats 8 and kitchen counter bar that seats 2 all look out onto the unobstructed Lake views. The house has distressed dark grey hardwood throughout the house except for kitchen, utility room and bathrooms.

The kitchen is fully equipped and functional with stainless steel appliances, utensils, silverware, pots and pans and place settings that you could need. Service for 12 is provided. A limited amount of paper supplies (paper towels, napkins and toilet paper) are provided.

All bathrooms and the kitchen have granite countertops and new fixtures.

The patio has a cozy two-person swing at the boathouse and a picnic table so no matter what mood you're in, you can sit outside and breathe in the water view. A brand new outdoor kitchen with gas grill was just installed with granite counter top. We provide all BBQ utensils that you could need. Two adirondack chairs and small patio table are strategically placed on outdoor patio to catch the spectacular Lake Conroe sunsets. We also have counter height outdoor seating with 4 chairs and a table to enjoy the lake views.

At night, you can turn on the disco ball at the boat house and enjoy dancing to the moonlight by the lake.

A full gas grill iso available on the patio in case you catch some fish on the lake! We provide BBQ utensils so just bring your Grill Master skills!

The Master Bedroom is on the first level. It includes a King Size Tempurpedic mattress with luxury linens and anti-allergenic mattress covers and pillows. It includes his and hers walk-in closets and full bathroom with separate tub and shower that have thick bath towels and beach towels. A Smart TV with Suddenlink cable is in the Master. The room has a floor to ceiling wall of windows to enjoy the lake views as well as french doors that lead out to the balcony. But don't worry about the light--custom black out curtains cover the entire wall of windows.

Downstairs also has a guest bedroom with a Queen tempurpedic mattress, luxury linens and anti allergenic covers for mattress and pillows--the glass doors have black out window treatment for privacy and to ensure a good night's sleep.

Upstairs there are two bedrooms that both have black out custom window treatments. One bedroom has a Queen size tempurpedic mattress and full bathroom with thick cotton linens included. A beautiful balcony lets you enjoy the wonderful lake views. The other bedroom has a bunk bed with Twin on top and Full on the bottom as well as a separate twin bed. All mattresses are foam Tempurpedic and have luxury linens and anti allergenic mattress and pillow covers. This secondary bedroom also has a large balcony to enjoy the expansive and unobstructed lake views.

An upstairs playroom has a fold out Queen size couch as well as board games, SmartTV, PlayStation 3 with games as well as a WiiU with games.

Downstairs we have a Billiard Room with 7 foot pool table, dart board and all sorts of sporting equipment like tennis racquets and balls, badminton rackets, soccer ball, 5 floats for the lake, tube & rope and fishing gear. We also include a Bose docking station with the ability to hook up both older version of iPods and newer phones as well.

The Lake House has plenty of parking and a gate with 24 hour security guards at the entrance to ensure safety and privacy. The property provides many amenities including:

-state of the art gym

-five pools (including a kids' pool and an adult pool). Pools are closed on Mondays.

-golf and pro shop, twilight golf

-indoor and outdoor tennis

-Snack bar, bar, and a restaurant, including a fabulous Sunday Brunch.

For Holiday weekends, the property celebrates 'Texas style' which is synonymous for BIG--Golf cart parade with prizes for best decorations, DJs at the pool, Evening Under the Stars themed parties, watermelon and pie eating contests, and much more. If you are looking for activities for the little ones, tennis and golf lessons are available and during peak/holiday weeks many creative and fun activities.

Within a few miles of the condo is the Waterpoint Marina and Naughty-Dayz where you can rent a boat for a few hours or the week and dock it right in front of the condo. Wonderful restaurants that overlook the lake are all around the Condo--most popular are Ransoms Steakhouse for a nice dinner, and the Magnolia Diner, The Toasted Yolk or the Montgomery Steakhouse for a wonderful breakfast or lunch. A local favorite is The Cozy Grape which is a wine bar. Must see at Lake Conroe are Papa's on the Lake, The Back Porch and Wolfie's Sports Bar all of which have amazing Lake Views.

For those that are not familiar with the area, it is 20 miles from Houston, Texas. Nestled in the lush Piney Woods of East Texas, Conroe embraces you with genuine Texas friendly hospitality. It has small town appeal and big city attractions just an hour away. If you are celebrating a special occasion, please let us know prior to arrival. No loud parties please. April Sound is a family environment.

DETAILS:

Golf:

- 18 hole championship course designed by Carlton - Gibson and influenced by Dave Marr

- 9 hole Par 32 course

- PGA Class A professional and 3 Assistant Professionals

- Quality instruction, club repair and fittings

- Junior Program from age 6

- Aquatic driving range

- 2 practice greens (one with bunkers, one with lights).

Tennis:

- 4 covered courts

- 8 outdoor courts with lights

- USTA Professional on staff

- Quality instruction and repair

We do not allow pets anymore. We are so sorry. We love pets but so many people were not responsible in caring for their pets that we have had no choice but to not allow them on the property.

We welcome you enjoying a great cigar on the patio if you are so inclined. Absolutely NO SMOKING inside the condo and please use the ashtray provided OUTSIDE. If you do smoke, please make sure you clean up after yourself--the lake and the yard need to be kept litter free.

We get lots of inquiries about having parties, celebrations, weddings, etc. at the Lake House. We are not allowed to have any special events on this property. You can contact April Sound directly and they have several venues that are well suited for special events.

Thanks!

More Details

Owner
Maelia Davis
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Maelia Davis

We are a family with 5 kids ranging in age from 24 to 11 so this house was put together with all of them (and their friends) in mind. We like to pick up and go to the Lake House so it is equipped with everything that we need. We love Lake Conroe and all the wonderful and fun restaurants and bars that welcome boats.

Maelia Davis purchased this house in 2014

Why Maelia Davis chose Montgomery

We always dreamt of owning a Lake House right on the water with open water views. We wanted a house that was always going to have water in front of it no matter if there is a drought and we wanted it to have a boat house to keep all our toys ready for fun. We also wanted a house that could comfortably sleep all our kids, extended family and friends.

What makes this house unique

Very few homes have the kind of open water view this house has. The sunsets are beautiful and the fresh breeze while sitting on the boat house swing or the adirondack chairs on the back patio are incomparable. The location of the house is also special because you can swim right in front of the house without having to worry about boats and jet skis driving by full speed. We are in a no wake zone.

Amenities

April Sound House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Luxury towels & basic toiletries, blow dryer
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master with luxury towels & basic toiletries, blow dryer
    Bathroom 3 -
  • All bathrooms have been updated with frameless shower doors, updated tile, fixtures and granite counters.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Luxury linens and hypoallergenic mattress & pillow covers
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Luxury linens & hypoallergenic mattress & pillow covers
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Downstairs Tempurpedic mattress & anti allergenic covers
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Twin over Full + twin luxury linens & hypoallergenic cove
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
The Play Room on the 2nd Floor has a Queen Sleeper sofa with Tempurpedic mattress, mattress and pillow covers and plenty of linens and blankets for comfort.

Reviews

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Unobstructed open water lake house for fun, family & friends
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5

Great house for a family gathering

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family had a get together over a long weekend at this home. It was wonderful. Very clean and well-maintained. The backyard and lake view were awesome. We also spent some time at the club house pool, which was great. We'd definitely return!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Summer Fun!

  • 4 of 5

We had a fun time at this home. The house was very well maintained and equipped with all that you need. Very spacious and comfortable. Access to the lake was easy. Our kids and grandkids enjoyed swimming and fishing in the lake. Would certainly go back when the opportunity presents itself!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Good times!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We all loved every part of this property!!! LOVED IT ALL!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Beautiful property!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed everything about this house! Views are stunning. Hopefully, we will return in the very near future!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our family had such a wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our family vacation. The view of the lake is just beautiful and in such a great location.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place right on the lake

  • 5 of 5

We had 10 guys and it slept everyone nicely. Right on the lake with a nice size backyard. Good size kitchen area with plenty of dishes/cookware etc. The house provided floats and rafts for the lake. We did not play the April Sound golf course but it is in the same community and looked in very good shape. Terrific place. I would strongly recommend for a getaway weekend for a group of 6-10 people.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
48 Miles
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
105 Freeway
Car: recommended

Our Lake House is in the April Sound Country Club. Established in 1972, April Sound Country Club is located just north of Houston, 20 minutes from The Woodlands on the sparkling shores of Lake Conroe.

-Spectacular clubhouse overlooking Lake Conroe.

-27 holes of golf – with nine holes geared to families, beginner and youth golfers.

-Short game practice area and aquatic driving range.

-Expansive pool complex with four pools, hot tub and poolside cabana.

-12 tennis courts – four covered.

-Two levels of patio with outdoor bar service, and the largest fire pit in the greater Houston area

-State-of-the-art fitness center.

-Tons of activities and events throughout the year.

Our Lake House is right on the water with industrial size cleats on bulkhead to tie up water toys. If you have a boat or a jet ski, you can dock it on the cleats (the boat house already has a boat in it) --make sure you check the water levels. And if you prefer to rent, we recommend renting a boat from Waterpoint Marina to explore Lake Conroe.

There are lots of great restaurants with live music and the Holidays are celebrated at the Country Club 'Texas' style...BIG! April Sound is a place to relax, enjoy the sun, the lake and all the outdoor activities the club provides.

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Rates & Availability

April Sound House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer Peak
Jul 10 2017 - Aug 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Labor Day
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Holidays
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Spring
Mar 1 2018 - Apr 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Summer Peak
May 1 2018 - May 24 2018
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
Memorial Day
May 25 2018 - Jun 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$550
 
 
Summer II Peak
Jun 4 2018 - Jun 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$450
$2,500
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Damage Insurance $59
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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