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July 1-5 $800 Spcl. Stone farm house in Hill Country with a large pool, sleeps 8

Bedrooms 4
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 8 Sleeps, Large Pool, Pets welcome WiFi, Cable

Large stone farm house with modern conveniences in the Texas hill

country west of Kerrville. Located on a private road (104 Easy St) off Hwy 39

between Ingram and Hunt across from the Guadalupe river.

Four bedrooms and 3 baths. A king in the master and 1 twin in the mother-in-law BR share a bath, 2 twins in the middle BR have a private bath w/tub and 3 twins in the loft with a shower. Sleeps 7 to 8 adults. Great for large or multigeneration families.

Wheelchair Friendly

Property Manager
Rocky McAshan
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2018

About Rocky McAshan

Papa Mac purchased this 1890s stone farm house and defunct dairy as a get away from it all. His personal Easy street. He promptly improved the farm house and added a studio and cottage. Soon after he added a pool, the first in the county. His wife, Edith, a painter, inspired and was the driving force to found the Hill Country Arts Foundation down the road. Along with assistance founding the art club and garden league, the family became a part of the area's history. Throughout the years multiple generations of the family have lived at Bumblebee Lodge and continued her legacy at the Hill Country Arts Foundation.

Rocky McAshan purchased this house in 1945

Why Rocky McAshan chose Ingram

Reasonably priced with lots of space, unique charm, and a large pool.

What makes this house unique

The ability to rent both the lodge and the cottage, as well as the large amount of parking available, makes this an ideal spot for family reunions.

Continuing with Papa Mac's theme of "getting away from it all" this also makes an ideal location for short or long term rentals here, on Easy Street.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful time! Lots of good friends and a family reunion. Sleeping arrangements were great, as were all the spots for visiting and gaming. Thanks again for a third wonderful few days.
Jun 2012
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Ingram House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Single room - 1 twin/ single
    Loft - 3 twin/ single , Private bath, large 2nd floor porch
    King Bedroom - 1 king , Pack and play available
    Cowboy Room - 2 twin/ single , A daybed with a pop up trundle
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Shamrock Cottage (see links page) is available on the same property for large groups. Guests with pet dander allergies should look elsewhere.


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July 1-5 $800 Spcl. Stone farm house in Hill Country with a large pool, sleeps 8
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 19 reviews

Perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

We love it there.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Warren Texas

Rustic charm

  • 5 of 5

Spent Mother’s Day with 3 generations was fun for all ages the pool was a hit

  • Submitted: May 14, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy, family charmer.

  • 5 of 5

This home had a grandmothers home charm to it. We enjoyed our stay and there was plenty of room for our family of 7 to gather and enjoy each other. The owners were very accommodating to us when we had an unplanned change to our vacation. We look forward to visiting again in warmer weather to take advantage of the pool! Thank you for opening your home to us.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Michele, I am glad your family enjoyed their stay at BumbleBee Lodge. We hope to see you this summer in the pool.
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Rustic farmhouse in great location!

  • 5 of 5

Bumblebee lodge was perfect for two families picking up campers over a long weekend. There is plenty of room for everyone and the pool was delightful for hot August days. Beds are comfortable, kitchen was well stocked and there are plenty of towels, pool towels etc.

See you next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Owner very nice ! Pool great!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Corpus Christi

Beautiful! Fun! Quiet!

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for some quiet family fun, this is the place to go. Overall, my family had a very pleasant stay at this house. The central heat and air worked well. There is an extra window a/c upstairs. There are a lot of different games, toys, high chairs, pots, pans, utensils, seating areas, etc. On one day out, when we returned, there was lost power in the kitchen, but after finally finding the breaker box, we reset it and didn't have any more problems. The upstairs beds (3) were not comfortable at all, but small kids may not complain. The downstairs beds (2) were very comfortable. There is an old electric coffee maker (bring your own filters and coffee). The bathrooms and showers are a good size with good pressure with plenty of hot water. The fireplace was nice but needed a good cleaning (dirty and full of ash). The floor downstairs is very squeaky. There is a musty old smell, especially in the room with all the old books. My son who has asthma had a really hard time trying to sleep with all the dust and mustiness and needed his inhaler frequently. We loved the piano. The pool could have used a good cleaning, however, that didn't stop my teenagers from jumping in. Someone eventually did show up during our four night stay to try and clean the pool and turn the water on for the water slide (which was turned off again on the morning of our departing day). We liked there is a BBQ pit, but the patio furniture needs cleaning and seat pads need to be replaced. We weren't able to enjoy the patio as much as we wanted. We just put a blanket on the wooden rocking bench so we could sit. Nobody bothered us the entire stay which was nice. The house is very roomy for large groups. Overall, a very nice and quiet stay. Definitely worth the money paid, and I got my deposit back quickly. There is no direct river access. It seems this was an awesome place at one time, but could use a little updating to make it awesome again. With particular attention to the outdoor seating areas. Afterall, that's where you want to be during vacation, outdoors enjoying the sun and sitting by the pool. 😎

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Kerrville - Private
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Ingram Social Club
Nearest Motorway
400 Metres
SH 39
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Elaine's table
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* See a play at Hill Country Arts Foundation.

* Deer Hunting in Kerr County.

* Swim and play in the Guadalupe River at Ingram Dam...

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Play in the Guadalupe River at Ingram Dam or Schumacher's Hole.....

Swimming, hiking, fishing, sunbathing, star gazing.

Nearby: Lake Ingram, Hill Country Arts Foundation, Point Summer Theatre, Stonehenge II and multiple summercamps.

Cruise up river to see deer and the various swimming holes in the Guadalupe. Head down river for more swimming and fun at Lake Ingram.

On Saturday nights, head to Crider's rodeo and dancing.

Visit Chocolat, the Quintessential Chocolate factory, numerous wineries and antique stores in Fredericksburg 30 miles north.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500

Holidays charged at standard weekend rates
10% discount on Shamrock Cottage if rented at the same time, Except Holidays
Pets are allowed for a fee. If you are allergic to pet dander bring antihistamines. We try to clean well after pet stays but dander gets embedded.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.