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College Stations Newest Rural Getaway * Game Day House

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,100 sq ft
Property type farmhouse


About the property

3 bedroom 3 bath home rental or B&B suite

This new B&B home is a 2,100 square feet with 3 bedrooms that can be rented by the entire house or per bedroom suite. This A-Frame farmhouse has just been completely renovated, including new furniture and linens, located in rural south College Station. You will experience all of the amenities found in an upscale hotel in this intimate setting. The home is located a mile from the new Tower Point shopping center and a few miles from Texas A&M University. Each of the three bedrooms has a different theme with king or queen beds. The great room opens into the fully equipped kitchen and dining area. Two large leather sleeper sofa's and recliners make a nice atmosphere to sit and talk, watch TV on the large flat screen, or enjoy the wood burning fireplace. Enjoy the end of a day grilling on the outdoor kitchen or sitting around the fire pit while taking in the country side and wildlife. Washer and dryer available onsite. Breakfast will not be served if the house is rented as a whole.

Sandra Schaefer
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2018

About Sandra Schaefer

Michael and Sandra Schaefer have been married for 25 years and grew up here in the Brazos Valley. We have two daughters that graduated from A&M Consolidated High School and are students at Texas A&M University. For most of our married lives we have been involved in education and have owned small businesses. Michael is a local homebuilder and has incorporated much of his attention to construction detail into the home. Sandra also manages the Brazos Cotton Exchange an event center in historic downtown Bryan. She is also known to be a great cook and kind hearted person.

Sandra Schaefer purchased this farmhouse in 2015

Why Sandra Schaefer chose Nantucket

This home was purchased in early 2015. The home was completely renovated including new bathrooms, kitchen, HVAC systems, floor, and fixtures. The Bewley's purchased the land in 1966 and built their dream A-Frame home in 1981. The adjoining land is still owned by the Bewley and Arrington families. There is seldom a time when one can not see livestock, deer, and various kinds of birds.

Behind the "Arrington" name is the meaning "eagle" from the old English origin and history. The three bedrooms have been named after the Eagle theme.

The home is unique because it is in a rural setting but close to the heart of south College Station. Minutes away from Texas A&M and the Bush Library.

What makes this farmhouse unique

We drove by the Arrington Home every day as we would come and go from our personal house. We put a contract on the property the first day it was listed. Rooms can be rented out as a B&B or the entire house. The home has a unique atmosphere that could host small wedding events, couple retreats, bridal/baby showers, dinners, cooking classes, and company events. House located at 2321 Arrington Road in College Station.


Nantucket Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Eagle's Den Bath - toilet , shower
    Down Stairs Bath - toilet , shower
    Upstairs Bath - toilet , shower
  • Each newly remodeled bathroom features a tile walk-in shower with rain maker shower head, granite/marble countertops and new fixtures.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Eagle's Den - 1 king
    Eagle's Nest - 2 queen
    Eagle's Roost - 1 queen
  • Each Room features a large closet, a led heat producing fireplace with remote, beautiful new furniture, desk area, cable TV. There are two queen size sofa sleepers. There is space for air matresses for children.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting


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College Stations Newest Rural Getaway * Game Day House
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews

Very peaceful!

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed the peaceful country on the back patio! Wonderful place to relax.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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College Station

Beautiful House

  • 5 of 5

Definitely worth a stay. House has a lot of character.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for parents weekend and ring day. Beautiful place! Comfortable beds, clean rooms, and quite area. Plenty of parking for everyone. Definitely coming back to this one.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Jewel In College Station

  • 5 of 5

Having only 1 prior review, I was concerned about this property. We were surprised upon opening the doors. We stayed Tuesday through Sunday for my daughter's wedding in Navasota. The house is nicely decorated, beds are extremely comfortable, extra pillows, and back porch was wonderful to sit at every morning and watch the deer, ponies, cattle, etc in the neighboring properties. Plenty of room to host a large family. Not far from A&M campus but far enough to actually relax from all hectic traffic and such around A&M. The house shows as though it was brand new. I've rented about 15 homes through VRBO and this is by far the nicest. Was also one of the cleanest houses I've ever rented. Would absolutely stay again!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Allen, TX


  • 5 of 5

This home has a really warm feel, high quality design, and perfect for a weekend getaway. The beds were comfortable and the bathrooms nice. It is very clean and well kept. It is close to the A&M campus and just far enough away to from the business of the city. Anyone looking for a home away from home will LOVE this house.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Easterwood CLL

Texas A&M University

Texas A&M – 16 Minutes, 9.2 Miles

Kyle Field at Texas A&M University – 15 Minutes, 8.4 Miles

Olsen Field @ Bluebell Park – 13 Minutes, 7.8 Miles

Reed Arena – 16 Minutes, 8.6 Miles

Arenas, Theaters, and Event Halls

Brazos County Expo Center – 20 Minutes, 14.8 Miles

Rudder Theatre – 13 Minutes, 7.8 Miles

Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater – 11 Minutes, 7.7 Miles

Vineyards and Wineries

Perrine Winery – 13 Minutes, 8 Miles

Messina Hof Winery – 18 Minutes, 15.1 Miles

Peach Creek Vineyards – 12 Minutes, 7.7 Miles


Children’s Museum of Brazos Valley – 21 Minutes, 14 Miles

George H. W. Bush Presidential Library & Museum – 15 Minutes, 9.4 Miles

Brazos Valley African American Museum – 18 Minutes, 14.3 Miles

Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History – 14 Minutes, 11.2 Miles

Golf Courses and Country Club

Bryan Golf Course - 18 Minutes, 12.8 Miles

Texas A&M Golf Course – 16 Minutes, 8.9 Miles

Traditions Golf Course - 17 Minutes, 11.3 Miles

Briarcrest Golf Course – 15 Minutes, 11.6 Miles

Miramont Country Club – 17 Minutes, 12.3 Miles

Pebble Creek Country Club – 8 Minutes, 3.9 Miles

Parks & Recreation –

Veterans Park - 11 Minutes, 8.8 Miles

Central Park – 11 Minutes, 7.8 Miles

Bryan-College Station Conventions & Visitors Bureau – 13 Minutes, 9.7 Miles


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Refundable Damage Deposit $250

Regular Rates are for the full house.

The B&B Weekday rates $150 per ROOM per night. Weekend two night minimum $175 per ROOM per pm.

Entire house during football weekends (Friday thru Sunday) $2,100 (which includes a $250 damage deposit) plus 13% taxes and $150 cleaning fee.If property is not damaged we will refund the $250 deposit. Net amount $2,523 if no damage we will return the $250 damage deposit.

A&M vs Ball State September 11-12
A&M vs South Carolina October 30-31
A&M vs Western Carolina November 13-14

Graduation Weekends:
August 14-15 $1,250 weekend which includes a $250 damage deposit which will be refunded if no damage. (Price does not include the 13% tax and a $150 cleaning fee). Net amount $1,549.50 and if no damage we will refund the $250 the damage deposit.

December 18-19 $1,250 weekend which includes a $250 damage deposit which will be returned if no damage. (Price does not include the 13% tax and a $150 cleaning fee). Net amount $1,299.50 plus refundable damage deposit.

April 8-10 $1,250 Parents Weekend which includes a $250 damage deposit which will be returned if no damage. (Price does not include the 13% tax and a $150 cleaning fee). Net amount $1,299.50 plus deposit.

** Game days and special event weekends there are no cancellations and entire payment must be paid at time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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