Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

No Wake WATERFRONT COVE Home, Fenced Yard, Pet Friendly, Lake LBJ! Fish & Swim!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

We invite you to come stay with us and enjoy a slice of heaven!

Welcome to Birdsong Cabin! We offer a fully furnished, fully stocked, clean and comfortable home on Lake LBJ - which happens to be the largest constant level lake in the United States! We are pet friendly. Pets require prior approval please.

Our home sleeps 8 comfortably. It is a 3 bedroom with 2 full baths. Two bedrooms each have a king size bed, while the third bedroom has two full/double size beds. There is also a twin size day bed in the living room that has a pull-out twin trundle bed below. Both baths have walk-in showers with white subway tile!

From the open, modern kitchen, you look out onto the cove which circles an island dotted with trees. All types of wildlife can be seen in the cove, from nutria to beavers, fish to turtles and crane birds to pelicans! Our cove is a no-wake cove. Perfect for kayaking, fishing and floating! You can tie up your boat/jet skis to the bulkhead and relax! The modern kitchen has black granite counters with a huge center island for entertaining. There are open upper shelves, fully stocked for even the pickiest guests. Outside the back patio is a smoker/grill and outdoor wrought iron furniture.

We recently added a covered overhang! We have horseshoes and washer boards for enjoyment! Come stay with us and get ready to relax and take in fresh Lake LBJ living!

Please note... MAXIMUM 8 PEOPLE ALLOWED ON PROPERTY AT A TIME and PETS NEED PRIOR APPROVAL! If either of these rules are broken, Security Deposit will be lost. Pet owners, please pick up after your pet so we can continue to make Birdsong Cabin a Pet Friendly Vacation Rental!

Check-in time is 4:00 pm. Check-out time is 11:00 am.

More Details

Owner
Amy Corley
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

About Amy Corley

The Corley Family purchased Birdsong Cabin in 2014. We have spent many family vacations on Lake LBJ and have made lots of memories near the water. We currently live in Georgetown, TX and travel to Lake LBJ whenever we get the chance. Of course, every trip we make includes our five toy dogs! We hope to share our slice of heaven with you!

Amy Corley purchased this house in 2014

Why Amy Corley chose Lake LBJ

Birdsong Cabin was built in the 1940's by an American Indian named Roy Birdsong. It belonged to his family, until we purchased it in 2014.The original cabin was completely torn down and a very similar replica, with updated features, was rebuilt by early 2015. This property is one of a kind b/c of the panoramic view of the cove around the island. It has 70'' of private waterfront with a new cement retaining wall. In the summer months, the sun sets behind the large ash trees, so you are shaded in the hottest part of the day!

What makes this house unique

Birdsong Cabin offers a fully fenced, large 1/3 acre lot for your kids and fur-babies to roam in. The private neighborhood boat ramp is about a 2 minute drive away, where you can launch your boat. Enjoy the serene setting of the cove while fishing or floating on your raft, or head out towards open water, which is less than a 5 minute ride by boat.

Amenities

Burnet House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Recently remodeled with new vanity and white subway tile.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Recently remodeled with new vanity and walk-in shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , This bedroom is ideal for 4 kids!
  • All bedrooms have ceiling fans, windows and walk-in closets.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • water skiing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

No Wake WATERFRONT COVE Home, Fenced Yard, Pet Friendly, Lake LBJ! Fish & Swim!
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews
5

Such a great getaway and a lovely property!

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable place and well furnished. I loved the whimsical touches (the rooster, lures on the chandelier, etc) and the decor in general was really neat. Everything we needed to make a meal was there and the kitchen is really well laid out. Bedrooms were also well furnished and comfy. So peaceful in the beautiful back yard and we stayed out there a lot watching birds and other wildlife. Convenient to so many things like the Legends golf course, Longhorn caverns, and easy to rent a boat down the street. The only detractor was a howling dog across the street, but not much to be done about that! Overall, we had a great time and highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautifully done home right on the water

  • 5 of 5

Friends stayed here for a long weekend! We had so much fun. Not only was being on the water wonderful we were so close to 2 towns and a few wineries. Live the decor and feel of the house

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Fun Family Lake Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed birdsong! Our stay was over July 4th and this lake house was great. We had two families- one with two boys (3.5 and 16mo) and one with one boy (3.5). The accommodations were great! Two king bedrooms and one room with two full size beds was perfect for our two families. The house is kid-friendly but there is no highchair so bring your own. The back patio was great for shade and seating. The yard is big with some flat on the side, but most of the backyard is a down slope. There is a landing for fishing & swimming with a ladder. We used the app CruzeNow which is like Uber on the lake. A captain picked us up on a very nice boat and we went out for two hours. He handled everything and we all had a blast! Great service to use if you want to rent a boat! He dropped us back at the lake house- so easy with kiddos!

The house was clean and well stocked with items you need. Don't forget your charcoal, ice and toiletries! Thanks for a great time!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful family weekend!🇺🇸

  • 5 of 5

We rented Birdsong cabin only a few weeks before our vacation. Owner was quick to respond and very good with communication about the rental.

We came with 8 people, 2 couples and 4 kids (6 to 15) EVERYONE had a great time. The location is perfect, in a no wake zone, for swimming, kayaking, floating around the island and fishing, with easy access to the Colorado River. Cool vacant island directly across from the house, we watched hawks come and go, turtles pop up and fish jumping out of the water.

Everything provided is a huge plus, we used the grill, played horseshoes and corn hole, and hung out on the beautifully manicured lawn. We people watched the boaters, on the active canal from the secluded patio, while drinking coffee in the morning and drinks in the afternoon.

The accommodations were more than adequate, from large comfortable beds, upgraded appliances, pretty subway tiled showers, quiet neighborhood, fully stocked kitchen, large TV with Wifi, Netflix, roku and super cute decor. The interior pictures DO NOT do this house justice!

Highly recommend Birdsong Cabin, perfect location for our family needs.

We all said we should make Birdsong an annual family get together.

Thank you Amy, for the perfect location for our getaway!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
San Antonio
5

Amazing property!

  • 5 of 5

I was so pleasantly surprised with this property, the views and amenities exceeded my expectations. The owner from the start to end was very accommodating and quick to respond to my inquiries. We had everything we needed and then some. Highly recommend this property. My family and I were very impressed and had the best stay.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

We had a Merry Christmas

  • 5 of 5

We, 3 adults/3 dogs, stayed at Birdsong Cabin over Christmas 2016. It was a good choice. It was very clean and comfortable. The owners were immediately responsive on our one small problem and helpful in so many ways. We prepared all our meals and the kitchen had what we needed to do that. The yard was the best part. The dogs enjoyed squirrel watching and a trip to the island in the middle of the small elbow of the Colorado River that runs in front of the cabin. The fence kept all but our most agile dog in, she had added squirrel incentive in the next yard and managed to clear the fence at the water's edge. We put up a small temporary barricade and had no more problems. If you have a jumper the fence may be just a little short for you in places. We hiked at Inks Lake and Longhorn Cavern which were both conveniently nearby. There was also a small store within a few miles so we did not need to go into town all week. We took a vote: Yes, we would love to stay here again. Thank you Amy.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Map

Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Legends on Lake LBJ
Car: recommended

Birdsong Cabin is located on a cove off the Colorado Arm of Lake LBJ. The water is always constant level, so bring your floats, rafts, kayaks, fishing poles and get ready for lots of fun! The cabin is recently completely remodeled and fully furnished/stocked.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Burnet House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Labor Day 2016
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$495
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $130 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Contact Owner
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar properties