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5-10 Min to Texas Tech, Lcu, Restaurants, Shopping, Starbucks

(20 Reviews)

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Last updated: 02/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 Bedroom 2 bath with gorgeous backyard patio

This charming 3 bedroom/2 bath home is located on a quiet street just minutes from Texas Tech/LCU. The outside of the home is painted a deep red, with black trim, partial brick, and accented by a turquoise distressed door. Master bedroom is furnished with a queen antique bed, and french antique furniture. It comes with an attached bathroom, newly remodeled with walk-in shower, toilet, vanity. The 2nd bedroom is a large room, furnished with a queen bed and a chest of drawers. The 3 bedroom, 'The Sports Fan' room, is decorated with Texas Tech and sports theme. It has a daybed with a trundle mattress, and also a futon couch, to accomodate 3 people in this room. The bathroom is across the hall and is a full bath with double sink vanity, also newly remodeled. The kitchen has brand new granite counters with painted black distressed cabinets. Breakfast table looks out into the backyard through the french door access to backyard patio. Patio has table and chairs for 4, picnic table to seat 6-8, love seat sofa outdoor furniture, glider, fountain, and canopy lined with twinkling lights for a cozy atmosphere in the evenings. Gorgeous patio to sit and enjoy your coffee in the mornings with 2 large trees on either end of patio. Also includes flagstone walkway to firepit. Den has sleeper sofa and a round Ashley Furniture chaise lounge chair. TVs in all rooms, and WiFi is available in the home. DVD player in the den and master BR, as well as a collection of movies to choose from. Board games also available for renter to enjoy at the breakfast table. Coffee maker, and fully stocked kitchen with microwave allows the renter to enjoy some meals at the home if desired. All appliances are new stainless steel LG appliances. Front porch offers 2 wooden rocking chairs to sit and relax.

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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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

    Must be 25 years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed

    Full size on bottom and twin on top...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Tech room has a twin bed with a twin trundle. Also a futon...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    There is a full size sleeper sofa in the den...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double sink vanity...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Racquetball
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 8. pots/pans/pizza pan. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless LG...moreless


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Courts available 5 blocks from home...moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 20 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$150 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $75 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 13%


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Last updated: 02/19/2017
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Car: Recommended

Located just minutes from Texas Tech University and many restaurants nearby the campus, as well as great shopping. Within 5 minutes to the Ranching Heritage Center, Planetarium, Lubbock Lake Landmark, park with playground, and Starbucks. Easy access to Loop 289 to drive to the South Plains Mall within 15 minutes, as well as Canyon West shopping center. 5 minutes to Marsha Sharp Freeway, providing easy access to I-20 and Lubbock International Airport. Body Works gym and United Market Street within 5 minutes, as well as Groves Library. Conveniently located within 10 minutes to UMC/Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Covenant Medical Center, Grace Clinic, and Lubbock Heart Hospital.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: I grew up in Post, Texas and my husband grew up in Whitney, Tx. We both graduated from Texas Tech University, and we now reside in Gail, Texas, where my husband is a science teacher of 23 years. I am an RN, and I have worked at Covenant Medical Center and Grace. We have 3 daughters, and stay very busy with them. I have owned this home for 12 years, and have always had is as rental property. However, we have stayed at VRBOs in the past, and decided to make this home one. We TOTALLY remodeled this home this summer: new paint, carpet, appliances, bathrooms, patio in backyard. I love to decorate, and since we will be staying there at times, I made it into our 2nd home with things I love and enjoy to make it cozy.

Why the Owner Chose Lubbock, TX, USA:
My oldest daughter and I lived in this house after my divorce. She attended kindergarten at the nearby elementary school just a few blocks down the road. Super quiet neighborhood, and great area to walk or just minutes from walking park with playground. We love the area since it is so convenient to Texas Tech, shopping, restaurants, park, gym, and easy to get to I-20 to come back home to Gail, Tx.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will LOVE the back patio...sit outside in the mornings with your cup of coffee or turn the twinkle lights on in the evening and just relax as you listen to the sound of a beautiful fountain. I have lots of gorgeous flowers blooming in pots right now, so it is the perfect place to escape to for a girls' weekend, coffee in the morning on a game day, roast marshmallows over the fire pit for your college kids your in town to visit. (Kids never get to old to roast marshmallows!!) This is my favorite part of our home. And my 2nd favorite part is the water shower you will ever take!!

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

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VRBO #616430

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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