The Nest on Lope Along Ranch. a Bat Watchers Paradise.(24 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Private cabin on a private ranch!
Attention nature lovers, the bats are back! For additional photos, please see #thenestatlopealongranch.
One bedroom cabin with a loft. One queen and one double bed. Maximum occupancy is 2 adults , 2 children. Private ranch with a private pool on 377 private acres.
Located 11 miles from San Saba, Texas or 20 minutes from the Colorado Bend State Park in Bend, Texas.
Hot plate, Microwave and Convection Oven for cooking. Charcoal BBQ for grilling. Primitive patio with campfire.
Located on 380 acres with hiking trails, creek, and 2 fishing tanks.
Please read our Release of Liability before booking. When the payment is processed, the lessee has agreed to the terms of the Release.
Dogs are welcome with notification to owner. This property is excellent for hunting dog training. No firearms allowed.
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Member since: 2015
- 435 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- we have thousands of Mexican Free-tail bats that emerge at dusk from under our bridge. These bats migrate so they are here seasonally. If you are an Indian artifact collector, please check with owner as to any items found. An incentive relative has strewn fake arrowheads all over the ranch. Our apologies. ...moreless
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Linens Provided:
- Towels Provided
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa
- Private Pool
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Jul 5 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 0.6%
Maximum occupancy is 4. No exceptions. This is raw land. Campfires are only allowed in the firepit and must be doused when leaving the patio area. Also boots are highly recommended. For those that hike, we recommend staying on the ranch roads. Wildlife is present at all times and precautions are necessary. For those that hike or ride the ranch, we require a release of liability due to the wildlife. Check-in is 4 pm and check out 11 AM.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Located in the scenic Texas Hill Country and only 20 minutes to the Colorado Bend State Park.
See Gorman Falls or Longhorn Caverns. Kayak or fix for White Bass on the Colorado.
Year Purchased: 1879
About the owner: My great-grandfather purchased the ranch. My husband and I are the stewards and invite you to enjoy the serenity and peace that the quiet hill country has to offer.
Why the Owner Chose Lometa, TX, USA:
Located one hour forty minutes from Austin or 11 miles from San Saba,Tx. We are also 20 minutes from the Colorado State Park in Bend, Tx with abundant fishing and kayaking. Click on the video to see thousands of Mexican Free-tail bats under our bridge. It's a private bat show!
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
For those that like to cross country bike in the Texas Hill Country, this is a wonderful stop over. It's 40 minutes from Gorman Falls, an unrealized gem in the Texas Parks.
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The dress code is " barefoot "
It's called The Nest. No need to explain.
You are welcome to bring your own horse. Contact us for details.
Fish the creek or 3 ponds.
A place where everyone forgets what time it is.
Evening entertainment: thousands of bats from our creek bridge.
Spring is here.
Painted Bunting. Photo by Terry Fischer.
Kids will be kids.
Captain was an abused horse when he came to us. Hated people. See him now.
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017
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