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Renee's Retreat on Lake Dunlap - Minutes from Schlitterbahn & Tubing!!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,956 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

Beautiful home in a quiet neighborhood with a large backyard on the lake. Enjoy your morning coffee or evening glass of wine on the screened-in porch complete with ceiling fans. Tie up your boat or jet skis in the backyard so they are easily accessible for that early morning glass. Try your luck at fishing. Sunbathe in the backyard or on the deck at the end of the pier. Bring your own tube!!

Cindy Rusch
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
10 November, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in New Braunfels in Comal County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1956 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • lake
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , double vanity
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The master bedroom has a TV and there is a ceiling fan in each bedroom!
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Barbecue
  • Conservatory
  • Walkway to Water
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
The home has a fireplace, but it is not a working fireplace. There is a public boat ramp close to the house. The home has a fishing pier where a boat or jet skis may be tied up as well.


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Renee's Retreat on Lake Dunlap - Minutes from Schlitterbahn & Tubing!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Best time in New Braunfels!!

  • 5 of 5

Our party was 6 adults- No children. From beginning to end, Ms. Cindy made this weekend tubing trip a pleasure! This home is so warm and welcoming. We loved having a screened in deck area as well as our own dock. Much time was spent floating in our own corner of the lake. It was paradise! We fished, swam, fed ducks and made memories. I can't wait to return to Renee's Retreat!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Rental in N.B

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, our 2 small Kids (5 and 2) and my in-laws all stayed in the house for a short summer vacation. There was plenty of space and Cindy was more than willing to help us with a bed rail so our youngest didn't fall out of bed. My kids LOVED fishing and the huge backyard. We bought a small sprinkler from Walmart to let them play on the grass when they were not fishing. My father in law and husband had a blast getting up early in the morning to catch fish - especially the catfish - since they had a competition who could catch the most. My 5 yr talks about coming back here next summer when he is 6 a better fisherman than daddy and grandpa!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Nov-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Renee's Retreat is the best rental in New Braunfel

  • 5 of 5

The review written by Nichol W, Lake Jackson, TX says exactly my opinion also. My wife and I have stayed in seven different rentals in N.B. and this is the best. I recommend it highly.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jan-2015
  • Date of Stay: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lake Jackson, Texas

Stay Here! Best rental in the Hill Country!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures don't come close to doing this home justice. It is WAY more spacious and beautiful in person. We stay a week in NB every year and this is BY FAR the best rental in the Hill Country. The home is stocked like no other. Literally, all you need to pack is clothes. Everything from first aid, to laundry detergent & softener, a FULLY stocked kitchen with everything you will need, and yes, even bath salts. The master bathroom is gorgeous, as well as the rest of the house. Every bed is super comfy. It was the best most relaxing week ever. Thank you, Sam, Renee, and Cindy for a wonderful vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2012
  • Date of Stay: June 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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1 month at Renee's Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Renee's Retreat. Although the weather was just so so, we were able to visit with friends from our ten year residence in Texas. The house was lovely, the porch was great and loved the goose that came to visit us every day. Our stay was relaxing and very pleasant. Tom & Elsie

  • Review Submitted: 08-Mar-2011
  • Date of Stay: January 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
San Antonio International Airport
Nearest Train
20 Miles
San Marcos, TX
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-35 and SH 725
Car: recommended

New Braunfels is home to the Comal & Guadalupe Rivers. The Guadalupe breaks up into three chain lakes: Lake Dunlap, Lake McQueeney & Lake Placid. These bodies of water are great for tubing, water skiing, fishing & jet skiing. Visit the historic town of Gruene, offering great restaurants & home of Texas' oldest dance hall, Gruene Hall. Schlitterbahn & the Outlet Malls are a must. Come see what it's all about!


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £78.46

3% Credit Card Charge
$300 security deposit required on all rentals. Refunded within two weeks after check-out based upon inspection of property.
We require 50% of the full rental rate plus the security deposit at time of booking. Remaining balance due 30 days prior to arrival date. Cancellations are required more than 30 days prior to your arrival date for full refund; within 30 days of your arrival date you will be allowed to reschedule.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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