Beautiful & Newly Renovated Cottage in Glen Rose - Close to Downtown Attractions!
Description from the manager
*Buy 2 or more nights, get 1 FREE! For any stay in January & February. Spend your next family vacation or get together with friends at this beautiful 2 bedroom home in Glen Rose. The home was completely remodeled in 2012 with a relaxing screened-in porch that you'll find perfect for that morning cup of coffee or even relaxing with friends and family in the evenings. You are just a short distance away from both adult and kid-friendly attractions!
Just 2 blocks east of historic downtown Glen Rose, this home is comfortable with a fully-equipped kitchen for your favorite home-cooked meals and even a laundry room. Dining for 8 at the main table with additional room for more both inside and out make this a perfect place for reconnecting with friends and family. You can select a Blu-Ray film from the collection to watch on the large flat-screen TV or choose from one of the board games for a little family fun. The home is well appointed and serves as the owners second-home on weekends when not rented.
You will be close to everything in Glen Rose, a sleepy town just outside the DFW area in North Texas. Glen Rose is where the Hill Country begins. Just blocks away is fine dining, shopping, live music, history, galleries and even fresh food direct from the growers.
This country retreat is within 10 miles of Fossil Rim Wildlife Park, the 1700 acre drive-through zoo, perfect for the young and young at heart. Children can also enjoy a day at Dinosaur World, just 5 miles from the home. Big Rocks Park is great for wading in the water or walking along the river bed on those warm sunny days. For some adult fun check out Squaw Valley Golf Course. The Promise is a popular local attraction each year and is a must see if you are traveling in August-October. You won't run out of things to do here!
Key Residence Features:
Completely remodeled in 2012 with and addition of a screened-in back porch with a view of the trees along the Paluxy River. You can select a Blu-Ray film from the collection to watch on the large flat-screen TV or choose from one of the board games for a little family fun. You are close to many attractions including Fossil Rim Wildlife Park, Dinosaur World, Big Rocks Park, Squaw Valley Golf Course and downtown entertainment. A Pack-N-Play is now available at this property. High speed internet with Wi-Fi at no extra charge
Master Bedroom: Queen bed, closet, dressing table
Bedroom 2: 2 Twin beds, closet, dressing table
Head down to the to the locals' favorite BBQ joint, Loco Coyote, to enjoy some delicious food, live music, and their lively outdoor patio. Enjoy a casual lunch or dinner in the scenic courtyard at Hollywood and Vine. Kids will enjoy live story time at Storiebook Cafe.
No smoking on the premises
Pet friendly (Must be less than 50 lbs.)
Firearms may not be discharged within the city limits
Left on 08/11/2014 for a stay in August 2014 | awise8542Reviewed Aug 11, 2014Stayed Aug 2014
What a beautiful cabin! We so enjoyed our stay at Glen Rose Getaway. The owners are VERY good communicators. The document that they sent us before our stay was invaluable while we were there. The owners also responded very quickly to any additional questions that I had. The cabin was very well-stocked (our son particularly loved the sugary cereals and seemingly endless sodas!). The location is very centralized to all of the Glen Rose attractions. The beds were comfy, the cabin was spotless, and we loved the Smart TV for relaxing when it was too hot outside! We can't wait to visit again!
Left on 07/14/2014 for a stay in July 2014 | E NReviewed Jul 14, 2014Stayed Jul 2014
We traveled to Glen Rose over the July 4th weekend. This house is conveniently located near all the local attractions. Home is nicely updated and extremely comfortable. Owners made us feel welcomed with a helpful information packet and supplying all the comforts of home. We enjoyed spending time at the house playing games and sitting on the back porch. The house is located on a main street in Glen Rose. But, with the bedrooms in the back, we had no noise issues. If visiting Glen Rose, we recommend staying at this home.
"Absolutely Blown away...can't wait to come back!"
Left on 10/13/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | Lisa & ScottReviewed Oct 13, 2013Stayed Sep 2013
Nelson, you and CJ are definitely in the right business because there was nothing we needed that you didn't already think of. You have paid so much attention to detail, it was almost like I never left home. Scott and I wanted to celebrate our anniversary and get out of dodge and this was just perfect for us! We will definitely be back and I intend to tell everyone about our experience here. Again, thank you for making our anniversary weekend a wonderful experience. You two are the best and the King and Queen of hospitality and Southern comfort.
Thank you for the great feedback, Drew! We're so happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience, and we'd love to have you back again anytime! Cheers!
"Very clean and updated with all the comforts of home."
Left on 06/25/2012 for a stay in June 2012 | JenniferReviewed Jun 25, 2012Stayed Jun 2012
It was just perfect for us. We have 2 dogs and a 2 1/2 yr old, there were
Dog bowls and sippy cups. Screened in porch was safe too.
It was centrally located to the attractions so getting around was easy.
Only complaint is that Barnard is a pretty busy street, and at times
We felt a little close to the road.
Thank you for the wonderful review Jennifer! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the home. We are sorry to hear that you felt that the street was a little busy for your liking -- that is certainly understandable. However, we're glad to hear that the vacation was otherwise perfect for you! We hope to have you back again sometime soon!
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