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4400 SF w/ 5 BRs, 5 Baths, Pool, Hot Tub, Game Room, Outdoor Living, Sleeps 8-18

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
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About the property

Gather in the 1100 sq ft great room with a pool & outdoor living w/ park view




This home has 6 private sleeping areas, 3 full baths and 2 half baths. It is ONLY 20 MINUTES EAST OF DOWNTOWN DALLAS, although the pictures look like you're in the country! There is a huge patio (with a propane fire pit) overlooking the pool and a park. Many people think the best feature is the 1100 sq ft great room with a pool table, air hockey table, custom poker table, bar, and a 50' TV with surround sound. This room is stocked with numerous games, cards, dice, crayons and puzzles for good times for your group.


HOW MUCH? >>>>>>Click on the blue "detailed price". >>>>>>>>


AT&T (Cowboy's) Stadium - 40 min; American Airlines Center - 24 min; Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center - 20 min; Dallas Market Center - 25 min; Fort Worth - 45 min; SMU - 23 min; Gaylord Texan - 40 min; **DFW AIRPORT - 35 minutes; **LOVE FIELD AIRPORT - 35 minutes; Restaurants - 10 minutes in three different directions and some locals nearby. Guests who have stayed here and driven to conventions at AT&T say it's worth the drive!

NOT A VENUE FOR A PARTY, REUNION, RECEPTION, GATHERING or WEDDING - just a place for families and friends getting together for a few days.

****** BUSINESS for special WEEKDAY pricing.....only 2 night minimum. ******

******TEENAGERS........NO RESERVATIONS......EVER.......even with chaperons!*******

Before you move on to check out other houses, let me tell you that this house has so much more to offer than the typical vacation rental. This is FULLY STOCKED as a real home. This means that basic spices, flour and sugar for cooking, condiments, coffee with set ups, etc. are already there! There are TWO fully stocked coffee bars. Because they were VRBO users before they became providers - they KNOW what helps your stay be the best possible. And because they have the true gift of hospitality, they are going to treat you like family. This means that you won't run out of toilet paper, towels, etc. and if you forget your toothbrush - no problem - they have a basket of things people often forget! They enjoy providing the home to you as much as you will enjoy staying there.

**** A two night stay is $1599 - and has to be booked within 30 days of inquiry. ****

There are beautiful surroundings - decorator looks - with park views. Plenty of play area awaits the active group - both inside and outside. This is the best stocked vacation home on the market - according to our guests.


Note: The pool is available March through October - there is no heater.

We require the guests to be over the age of 30 unless those under that age are with family or with responsible sponsors.

Hang out areas:

1. Living room next to kitchen with seating for 7 with 50 inch TV overlooking patio/pool/park

2. Dining room with a baby grand piano

3. Game room with pool table, air hockey, table, custom poker table, and TV area overlooking park. Media area seats 10 - with additional chairs and bar stools in the room.

4. Patio (overlooking a park) with seating for 14.

5. Music room - instruments for your use, piano, TV, bring your games

Three Inside Dining Areas

1. Kitchen table accommodates 8

2. Formal dining table accommodates 10

3. Game room with two tables for 4.


• Sparkling pool

• Huge patio with living and dining areas and grill

• Two tables with chairs for 12

Six private sleeping areas

1. Bedroom 1 - King - with sitting area + sleeper chair (twin)

2. Bedroom 2 - Queen - with settee

3. Bedroom 3 - Queen - with two comfy chairs

4. Bedroom 4 - King + futon

5. Bedroom 5 - Two twins with club chair and ottoman

6. Game room with doors - Two twin size La-Z-Boy sleeper chairs

Three Full and Two ½ Bathrooms

1. Bathroom 1 - in master suite with king - soaking tub with separate shower and two sinks

2. Bathroom 2 - a Jack and Jill between queen rooms

3. Bathroom 3 - in hallway by 'twin beds' room & king bedroom

4. Bathroom 4 - half bath in game room

5. Bathroom 5 - half bath in music bedroom

Extras Sleeping Options

• Three twin airbeds are available at an additional charge of $5 per night to cover the cost of laundry for bedding and towels for the number of people exceeding 14. There is room in the dining room, living room, great room, and most bedrooms for these.

Game room:

• Pool Table

• Air Hockey Table

• Poker Table with cushioned club chairs

• Table with games and puzzles

• 50" TV


• Fully equipped with one microwave, one oven, one combo microwave/convection oven, one roaster oven, and two crock pots

• Electric cook-top

• Coffee Bar - fully stocked with a coffee pot, and a Keurig

• Free Coffee and flavored syrups and creamers for our guests

• Towels, soaps, and spices can be used by guests

• Ample plates for dining


• One set (bath, hand, and wash cloth) of towels per person

Bath soaps, shampoos, hair dryers etc. are provided in all baths.

• Pool towels are on patio


Music is a big part of this family - you can tell by the two pianos and a music room equipped with a drum-set (if son doesn't have it for a gig), keyboard, and amplifiers to accommodate any visiting guitarists. The house has a central stereo in the game room and pipes music to many rooms in the house and the patio with individual volume controls in each room.


The home has free internet and three big screen TVs with cable. TVs are in the den, great room, and the music bedroom.


Out the back gate you are on a park with a half mile walking trail. There is a playground and a basketball court in the park. In the spring the field is full of Texas Blue Bonnets!

Note: This home is in a wonderful neighborhood with wonderful neighbors. The guests who stay need to understand how to be good neighbors - just like they do at their own home. Loud music and partying will not be allowed. Neighbors will notify owner immediately and you will lose your noise deposit.


There are many public courses within 15 minutes of the house.

15 Minutes from Firewheel Golf Park – 63 Hole Public Course

“The Bridges Course, Est. 2001 has three different and unique nines: The Masters, The Champions and The Traditions - all three boast bent grass greens. The sculpted fairways are lined with oak and pecan trees.

The Lakes Course is the toughest 18 of all. Stretching 7,134 yards from the back tees, it is a tight, difficult test with carries over ten lakes and plenty of big-face bunkers.

The Old Course topography consists of slow moving streams winding throughout gently rolling terrain. Tree lined fairways, 65 strategically placed bunkers and heavily wooded areas makes this par 71 a challenge for all golfers.”

15 minutes to Buffalo Creek Golf Club – 18 Hole Public Course

“Designed around its natural terrain, Buffalo Creek has a contemporary classic design which belies an austere test. Annually ranked four stars by Golf Digest, the Tom Weiskopf/Jay Morrish design was developed by Charles Perry, who, from 1976 to 1985, was president and CEO of Jack Nicklaus' Golden Bear International. Ranked consistently in the top five courses in the Dallas area and top 10 in Texas, Buffalo Creek offers everything for the novice and the professional. Holes 6 and 16 have been rated as two of the toughest in the state by the Dallas Morning News.

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Stephanie Zajac
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About Stephanie Zajac

We have owned our own home services business since 1984 and have been in the vacation rental business since the Fall of 2013. We love to entertain and love to help others have a good time.

Please see the link to our second rental property located in Canton, TX. A great country getaway for 2-3 couples or a group of friends. This is a very popular place to stay during First Monday Trade Days (Only 10 minutes from Trade Days).

This is our second in-town property.

Stephanie Zajac purchased this house in 2014

Why Stephanie Zajac chose Texas

We purchased this home specifically because of our experience in our former vacation rental, which was one of the busiest large (sleeping 12+) rentals in Dallas. When we found this home - we knew it was perfect for families and friends to gather to reunite and hang out together. Because of the separation of the areas, kids can hang out and make noise without bothering the adults in other areas of the home. And most visitors to the home say that they could truly live in the great room! If you love to walk - there's a 1/2 mile walking trail right out the back door.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

4400 SF w/ 5 BRs, 5 Baths, Pool, Hot Tub, Game Room, Outdoor Living, Sleeps 8-18
average rating of 4.970588 based on 34 reviews

Great Christmas!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over the holidays with family. It was amazing! The owners have thought of everything and the house provided all that we could have possibly needed.

True, the pictures are awesome, but the house is even more awesome than it shows online. We were so pleased and hope to come back in the future!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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A great getaway - locals or out of town

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the place. I stayed there with 8 guys for a weekend to get away and have a home base for my bachelor weekend. The house is huge and incredibly well stocked with every little detail you could ever need. The first night we all just stayed in and played games in the giant game room and enjoyed some tunes. Most of the house is wired for sound and with a very quick hook up to an auxiliary cord you can have whatever music you desire playing throughout the place. The backyard was a great place to relax but unfortunately it was already starting to get a little colder outside and we couldn't enjoy it's full potential. During the summer months I bet that even makes it that much nicer. I also can imagine with all the games that it would make a great place for families to stay. The owners were very kind and made sure we felt at home. Would stay again in a heartbeat with a big group of people.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great spritual Atmosphere.

  • 5 of 5

My group had a nice and enjoyable time in this home. We felt a spiritual atmosphere through out the home. My Pastor and his wife had a great time in this nice spacious home. I would definitely come back and stay again. Stephanie gave us a lot of information about the home and the area prior to coming to the location. Stephanie was very amazing to work with.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great House for a large group

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house for a large group to stay and gather. We had 10 people in our group and the house was perfect and the game room became the gathering place. We played a little pool and had a fun playing poker as well. Stephanie has done a great job of supplying everything you could possible need to enjoy your stay.

I would highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hands down the best place we have ever stayed at.

  • 5 of 5

15 men (philadelphia police officers) were in down for a week long charity baseball tournament for Fallen Dallas Police officers, we travel to other citys for charity games every year and we have stayed in some really nice hotels but this house is hands down the best we have ever stayed. Our experience Started with the owners they were extremely nice and they gave me her numbers if we had any needs, questions or suggestions, they were always available to us.

The House, the pictures dont do this house justice, i could use every positive word in the dictionary to describe this house, but i'll just use a few. Clean, from the master bedroom to the 2 car garage this place was spotless. Organized, everything

Was clearly marked in neat and orderly we had no trouble finding anything, from extra air mattress, to extra blankets and pillows. Stocked, with 15 men in the house we never had a shortage of dishes, towels, hot water, blankets, pillows, or even games to play, Being away from our homes and families for a week we tend to get home sick, well not necessarily in this house (lol) the house is beautifully decorated making us all feel at home, and plenty of stuff to do, 2 large places to watch TV, awesome game room, stocked with all types of board games, the pool and relaxing patio, nice park across the driveway with nice jogging trail. This house is spread out perfectly, thier is rooms we didnt even use.

This house has really set the standard for us when renting a house in the future, but i doubt we will ever find another like it, we will be keeping this house on our list incase we ever return to Texas. Oh did i mention the parking?? Pleanty of it!!

Thankyou to the owners for sharing this wonderful house with us.

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  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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The property was lovely, lots of character and very clean. The owners were very organized

  • 5 of 5

This was our company's first time renting a private property for a business trip. Based on our initial experience, we will try it again. Regarding this particular property, we would recommend it in a heartbeat. Not only was there more charm and character than you find in most hotels, the owners were extremely organized and welcoming. They made the renting experience easy. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Love Field
Nearest Barpub
Upstairs! (BYOB)
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Dallas Athletic Club
Nearest Train
5 Miles
DART Light Rail
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Garland House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 2 2017 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning & laundry $200
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Garland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower
    Jack-n-Jill - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located between Red and Blue Guest Rooms
    Music room bathroom - toilet , In King Music Bedroom
    Great Room Bathroom - toilet , 50's Retro half bath in the piano bar
    Vintage Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Vintage bath in hallway by library and music guest rooms
  • Provided: Toilet paper Shampoos and soaps Towels - one set for each person - bath, hand, and wash cloth Hair dryers in all bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Blue Guest Room - 1 queen , Settee for reading
    Red Guest Room - 1 queen , Two comfy chairs for chatting or reading
    Master - 1 king , Sitting area overlooking pool and park
    Library Guest room - 2 twin/ single , Day bed (2 twins) and reading chair
    Music Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Music room with drums, guitars, amps, stereo, TV/video game
    Great Room - 2 twin/ single , 2 La-Z-Boy chairs that open into a twin bed
  • There is ample floor space for the 4 electric twin size air beds with all linens and pillows provided.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • festivals
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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