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Cozy Waterfront Home

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Aug 10, 2016
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Lovely 3 bedroom, 2 story home, on Lake Livingston. Living room, kitchen and dining room downstairs. Wood deck facing the lake for wonderful sunsets. Smoking is permitted outside only as this is a smoke free home. Upstairs outdoor balcony, off of bedrooms, for morning coffee. Winding paved sidewalk to the pier and a sandy bottom lake. Good swimming for kids.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Barbecue
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

Speaks: english

8 Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

5

Long over-due review!

  • 5 of 5

My father, step-mother, my husband, myself and our 4 children stayed in this home last year (2015) from July 20th-25th. Let me tell you, we had the BEST time! The pictures do not do this place justice at all! The fenced in backyard gave me peace of mind for our younger children, especially being right on the water. We brought our boat and tied it up to the dock. We went jug-lining during the day and were frying up some fresh catfish by night! We all enjoyed fishing from the pier and playing in the water. We also brought big floats and would float out to the middle of the cove. It was amazing! We had the most memorable experience. The house had everything we needed and Robert, the owner, was amazing and so accommodating. We will absolutely be returning! Unfortunately, our funds right now didn't allow us to make this same trip this summer, but we will definitely be back next summer for a repeat of another amazing family vacation! I was so disappointed that we didn't get to go back this year. Thank you Robert for providing such an awesome place for everyone to enjoy!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing Lake Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Nice properties, the pictures don't do it justice! Very nice house, clean, and owner is very responsive and made us feel right at home. Location is very peaceful, we felt like we had whole cove to ourselves. We look very forward to staying there again, and highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent Family Get-away

  • 5 of 5

This home was a great nostalgic family vacation spot at the lake for Memorial weekend. The fenced-in, completely shaded backyard was perfect for our 18 MO twins and 2 small dogs. Our kids' aunt and grandparents stayed as well. The dock was perfect for accessing the water. The kids had so much fun splashing around, they did not want to get out. We really enjoyed the view of the lake from the deck and could relax while watching the kids run around the yard. The master and second bedroom enjoy great views and an upstairs deck, as well. This was our first vacation as a family and to Lake Livingston, and this place was so peaceful (no loud, all-night parties, etc.). It was completely family oriented with quiet neighbors. Even though we had never been here before, the smell of fresh cut grass, firewood, the way the sun danced on the water, and the spirit of the home itself brought back memories of visiting our own grandparents in the summer. Being from the suburbs, it was nice to see so many huge, unusual birds right from the backyard. Having coffee first thing in the morning on that deck watching the water change was the best. We also checked out the state park, which was only a few miles from the home. The home is fully stocked, and we did not need to run to the store at all. The owner was so nice and accommodating. Thanks for making our first vacation so memorable! We would definitely love to come back.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent Location

  • 5 of 5

Our family rented this home for the Labor Day weekend. We could not be more pleased with our decision. The homeowner is very accommodating and always available should a problem arise. Our 2 children (9 and 6) had a great time swimming and fishing from the dock. The boat ramp is just 2 houses down and is only for homeowners and guests so it's never crowded. Location is quiet and traffic is minimal. Home has just about everything you need, but is close to town should you forget to bring something. We plan on returning!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to you returning one day.
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Houston, TX
5

Excellent rental

  • 5 of 5

My family and I just returned from a wonderfully relaxing trip to this lake house. When we arrived everything was exactly as advertised. I love that it is right on the lake and fully fenced in the back and we were able to bring our dogs. We have kids ages 7-17 who all enjoyed playing in the lake. We don't own a boat but it was plenty of fun to fish off the dock and float/ swim in the lake. I would highly recommend this rental to anyone and we look forward to a return trip in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Robert Herron/owner
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Houston, TX
5

Fun family vacation house

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous Father's Day weekend vacation! The house was clean and comfortable. The fenced in yard was perfect for our toddler and dog to play. We watched egrets and blue herons from the porch and dock all day. The owner was incredibly nice, helpful, and available if we needed something. We rented a boat at the nearby marina, and were able to dock it at the house while we took a lunch break inside. One of the bedrooms is a loft-style room without a door, but it still worked out great for our group. The lake water was clean and the view was beautiful. Our weekend was filled with relaxation and fun!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the very nice review, we were glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Location

Activity and Interests

Swimming, fishing, skiing and relaxing.

State park near by.

Jet ski and boat rentals near by also.

Downtown Livingston, with Wal Mart, restaurants, and hospital, 6 miles.

Availability

Rental rates

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All year
May 25 2016 - Jan 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

Nightly Rate: $250 - $250

Weekly Rate: $1400 - $1400

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0


$250.00 per night, $500 per weekend
$1125 for 5 nights.
$1400 weekly. based on 7 nights.
3 night stay required on holidays.
No more that 6 adults and children staying.
Refundable security deposit of $300 and non-refundable cleaning fee $75.00 required.
Pet deposit, and pet cleaning fee, if applicable, required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Notes:

  • Lighted fishing pier. Fenced in back yard. Parking in driveway, boat ramp, 75' away. Kingsize bed in master bedroom, queen size beds in other 2 bedrooms. Washer/dryer, microwave/refrigerator, and coffee pot in upstairs galley. Full kitchen downstairs, with gas grill on outside deck. Kitchen fully stocked and towels and linens furnished. Flat screen TV in 2 bedrooms Living room, large flat screen, with surround sound, and Netflex movies. Cable TV, WiFi

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