Views, wildlife, bird watching, quiet relaxation—if this is what you are looking for plus staying in an awesome, quiet cabin then this is the home for you. Hillside Cabin is located just a short distance from Honey Creek Cottage and less than 10 minutes from Fredericksburg. Honey Creek Cottage is found at the next entrance on the road and renting both will make a wonderful retreat for family and friends. Hillside Cabin is tucked in the trees enjoying the wonderful wildlife that surrounds it. This small cabin is elegant, cozy, warm and inviting. The front porch has a table and chairs plus comfy seating to enjoy the wonderful views of the countryside. In the back yard are other seating areas designed to enjoy the many birds, squirrels, deer and other wildlife that are so prevalent. Your hosts have created a wildlife refuge for guest making it a spectacular place to stay and enjoy.
Entering into the house savor the spaciousness of the open living room and kitchen. The living area has a large comfy sofa (queen sleeper sofa) and overstuffed chair placed to enjoy the large satellite television and cozy up to the wood stove. Fully equipped the kitchen is both practical and elegant. And perfect for those quiet dining moments during your stay. A queen bed is the focal point of the bedroom, with it’s soft coral walls. The bed is elegantly dressed with tasteful beauty and offers fluffy pillows to accent. Adjacent bathroom has a large shower (handicap accessible).
The paths around the house are created for nature enthusiasts. Hillside Cabin is being prepared as a Wildlife Refuge property, and your hosts have provided binoculars and a bird book (they have even marked the birds they have found on the property). Guests have told us how they enjoy walking or bicycling on the county road leading to Hillside Cabin.
LOCATION - 8 miles west of Fredericksburg
HOSTS - Cabin to yourselves
SLEEPS - 4 persons—1 queen bed and 1 queen sleeper sofa
BATH - Large Shower (handicap accessible)
BREAKFAST - None—coffee and teas
KITCHEN - Fully equipped kitchen
CHILDREN—INFANTS & 10+
FIREWORKS & FIREARMS NOT PERMITTED
AMENITIES - CH/A, front porch with table and chairs plus comfy seating to enjoy the views, two televisions 27" and 13" (satellite), two DVD’s, iPod station with CD player (and CD’s), bird book marked with birds identified on the property, binoculars, wildlife refuge set up behind the house with outdoor seating, small wood stove, nature trails, road great place for walking or cycling. WiFi
$135.00*/1 or 2 persons/night (Fri-Sat, including Events and Holidays)
$110.00*/1 0r 2 persons/night (Sun- Thurs, excluding Events and Holidays)
Left on 01/09/2013 for a stay in January 2013 | BarbaraReviewed Jan 9, 2013Stayed Jan 2013
I spent a lot of time looking for a cottgae/cabin for my trip to Fredericksburg. This little cabin was my final choice and perfect! It has a totally separate bedroom, wifi internet, Dish TV, and a little fire stove in the sitting area. Start a fire and open the little door and you have your own firplace. The cabin is only 7 miles from town and not so remote as to feel too isolated, but far enough out to enjoy the hill country scenery. The bed is very comfortable as is the rest of the cabin. It has wildlife together with all the comforts of home. No other place has all this at such a value. What a wonderful find!
Left on 06/14/2012 for a stay in April 2011 | J&JReviewed Jun 14, 2012Stayed Apr 2011
Very much enjoyed the house. Beautiful view from front porch, comfortable with nice kitchen. We sat on the rockers on the front porch and enjoyed morning coffee while watching the goats on the opposite hill.
Left on 06/14/2012 for a stay in April 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 14, 2012Stayed Apr 2012
It was a very nice cabin, very quiet and we had wonderful time watching the butterflies on all the wildflowers. We missed the bluebonnets but the other flowers were in full bloom and the fields were alive with color.
Left on 06/09/2012 for a stay in March 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 9, 2012Stayed Mar 2012
This is a wonderful and very comfortable house in a beautiful hillside location close to Fredericksburg. The owners make all comforts available for guests. The price is great, the views amazing, wifi available and great location. You can see more stars here than you knew existed. We spotted deer, rabbits and lots of songbirds. We will definitely be back!
"We have stayed at this house many times. We keep going back and"
Left on 06/06/2012 for a stay in May 2012 | K&MReviewed Jun 6, 2012Stayed May 2012
This is a perfect place about 6 miles west of Fredericksburg on some ranch land. It is very quiet and peaceful. It has one bedroom (perfect for a couple), a nice size bathroom, a full size kitchen, and a great covered porch to sit out and enjoy the scenery. In the spring and fall, you can open all the windows and get a great breeze blowing through. We love this house.
Left on 06/05/2012 for a stay in November 2011 | Joe and BeckyReviewed Jun 5, 2012Stayed Nov 2011
We were hoping to find a comfortable cabin on a good road for bicycling. This house was perfect. Far enough out of town to give us the privacy we wanted, a series of country roads that provided endless options for distances and routes, and a very comfortable and attractive cabin.
We loved it. We will be back.
"Peaceful, spacious, private hillside cabin with a great view"
Left on 06/05/2012 for a stay in October 2011 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 5, 2012Stayed Oct 2011
We loved this very nice, spacious cabin with a great front porch and wonderful view. The kitchen had everything we needed, the bedroom and bath were perfect and we loved the peaceful, private rural setting.
The living room was very comfortable and very nicely decorated. We also enjoy walking on the property and seeing all the birds and signs of wildlife.
Left on 06/05/2012 for a stay in April 2011 | Lee and Renee WhiteReviewed Jun 5, 2012Stayed Apr 2011
We had a wonderful weekend get away in a scenic cabin in the woods.
We enjoyed watching the wildlife and taking in the beauty of the wildflowers.
The cabin was thoughtfully furnished and included everything we needed.
The cabin was rural enough for the get away but close enough to town for eating, shopping and church.
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