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Casa Lejana of helotes - (Casita 2)

Bedrooms 2
Space 550 sq. ft.
Property type villa


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 1-4

Casa Lejana -far away house- offers your own 2bd /1bath casita. Enjoy courtyard & swimming pool in the peaceful setting of the country while not so 'far away' from the city. (10 miles to Fiesta Texas/La Cantera, 12 miles Sea World)

On 2 peaceful/quiet acres but so close to San Antonio, Casa Lejana is a property dating back to the 1930's. It has served as a city pool, an old ranch house, even a restaurant. You will have your own casita that sits as a stand alone in the back of the picturesque Spanish style courtyard. (Sleeps 1-4)

We also host outdoor Weddings and Quinceañera. Price depending on need and numbers.

More Details

Brett and Jenna
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

Why Brett and Jenna chose South Texas Plains

We fell in love with this property but had to wait almost 2 years before we could make the move. we want it to be used to host friends, family, and even people we don't know like you. Our hope is that your time here will be relaxing and peaceful. our prayer is that while you are here you are 'far away' from your anxieties.


Helotes Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , This room also includes your included breakfast/snack nook
  • Books
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • recreation center
Leisure Activities:
  • horseshoes
  • photography
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Casa Lejana of helotes - (Casita 2)
average rating of 4.6086955 based on 23 reviews

Amazing charm overwhelms small issues

  • 4 of 5

This place is fantastic! Book it. Charming, scenic, great owners.

This is a very cute location that has kept in character with its historical charm in the hills near San Antonio. It is tastefully decorated and comfortable - all for a great price! Seriously, if you want that old world Southwest feel with comfort, stay here.

There were just a couple small things that kept this from being a five star place (just barely!):

- wifi signal very weak in second room

- one of the beds was very shaky

- there were a few bugs

All of these minor points were overwhelmed by an excellent stay, and hardly impacted us. I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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really nice weekend

  • 5 of 5

3 days with my family !!! it was perfect .

owner very nice !!! great pool ,

we ll be back soon


  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canyon Lake

Quaint, cute & perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at the Casa Lejana. Came to Helotes to see Gary Allan at Floore's and this location was perfect. Comfortable and romantic.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bremerton, wa

Perfect little getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My sisters and I do a annual girls getaway. This was the perfect place for us to stay. It was so clean, quaint, quiet and so relaxing. The location was convenient, about 1/2 hour away from everything we wanted to do. The owners were so welcoming and responsive. Definitely a place to consider if looking to stay in the San Antonio area. Thanks so much Brett and Jenna.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Different from the norm

  • 5 of 5

very cool place! Nice. Clean. It's not a five star resort but that's not what we wanted. We brought our 6 and 3 year old and wanted something different from a regular boring hotel. The property is beautiful and the little house is clean, with all amenities you will need to stay comfortably. Brett was nice and seemed willing to accommodate any of our needs.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for bringing your family and staying with us! Love having people like this at the property. Come back anytime.
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Arlington, Texas

Very rustic and primitive, with tons of old world charm!

  • 4 of 5

Was just what we needed for a girls unplugged getaway. We felt like we stepped back in time. We loved the look and feel of the old ranch. The owners were very kind and attentive to our needs. The location was just minutes from everything Helotes Texas has to offer which is a lot the first weekend of the month.

I would recommend bringing a flash lite if you will be returning after dark, the walk ways are old stones which are part of the charm however there is no light at your room door and the walk can be a bit treacherous.

We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
San Antonio International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Petes Place
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
El Chaparral
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Helotes Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $40

Your private Casita has been around for 80 years! its rustic imperfections are what makes it perfect.

standard rates for single nights are not negotiable at this time. events and long term stay can be discussed depending on need.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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