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Trinity Trails: New,Secluded,Quiet,Small Cabin Short Trail Walk to Lake Aquilla

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 320 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Bunkhouse: Southern yellow pine walls, wood ceiling,

5 windows with beautiful outdoor view

Wall unit air conditioners

2 ceiling fans.

Armoire with TV, Blue Ray Player and and assortment of movies.

Murphy bed, Black leather couch, love seat and chair w/ottoman.

Bar height dining table w/ 4 chairs

Kitchen/bath: Separate building connected by a short walkway

Wood walls and ceiling. Ceiling fan in both Kitchen and Bath. New appliances including microwave, refrigerator, and oven

Full size bathroom with shower along with a washer/dryer.

Covered Pavillion area with table for 6.

More Details

Owner
Richard and Ruby Franco
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2017

About Richard and Ruby Franco

Ruby and I originally came across this property with other family members as we were looking for a place between Austin and Dallas where we could spend our Easters together as a large family.. We had this property for a number of years just clearing and working on the property with family and friends until one Easter when Grandpa Sanchez showed up with a shell of a building that he built in his backyard and transported up here in pieces. Ruby and I finished this building, which is now the bunkhouse. Our builder and friend Pat Small built the small kitchen and bath for us . Grandpa has since built the pavilion that we now use as well.

Richard and Ruby Franco purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Richard and Ruby Franco chose Hillsboro

This location is perfect to meet our family for weekends together and such, since we live in Austin and Ruby's sisters and their families live in the Dallas/Ft Worth Area. They also own 3 traditional cabins in this area as well.

What makes this cabin unique

The design of this cabin is very different from most vacation rentals as the bunkhouse is separate from the kitchen and bath, and connected by a wooden walkway. I guess what we have is more of a small campground / compound than a traditional cabin.

Our Cabin is the last in a series of 4, with our cabin designed for singles, couples, or small families.

Location

Car: necessary

Canoe and Tandem Kayak Available

Covered and uncovered Picnic tables/areas

Farmers Market in Hillsboro every Saturday Morning, 8:00a - 12:00p from June - October.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Hillsboro in Hill County

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 320 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 13:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Also has a stacked washer / dryer combination
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen Size Murphy Bed additional queen size air mattress if needed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Trinity Trails: New,Secluded,Quiet,Small Cabin Short Trail Walk to Lake Aquilla
average rating of 4.9069767 based on 43 reviews
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and peaceful. Well equipped. Loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is a perfect time of year to stay. Thanks for the feedback.
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5

Beautiful escape to nature from our busy city life

  • 5 of 5

We booked this trip for our 2nd anniversary and it was just what the doctor ordered! We loved that it wasn’t too far from Dallas but you felt like it was way out in the country. We went into Hillsboro for antique shopping and lunch and it was fantastic. Found some good finds. We sat by the fire box nightly and gazed at the stars, even saw a shooting star. Definitely a trip to remember!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved every minute of the stay. The cabin is so cozy and perfect. We will be back many times over! Thanks again

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time here. It was so peaceful, and great to get away from the day-to-day. Our dogs loved swimming and roaming around the property. The cabins were very clean and just the right size. We would definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Arlington texas
5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful location! Absolutely wonderful for a weekend break away from the city. The cabins are well maintained and the lake is just a short walk away. Don't be put off if the cabins seem hot when you first arrive; the AC units are amazing and easily managed to make the rooms cool in just a few minutes even in the middle of summer. Loved everything about this place and will be making another trip here for sure!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Little Elm
5

Wonderfully Away From It All!

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to grab this cabin last minute and glad we did. If you like seclusion you need to come here. The area is beautiful. There are 2 buildings. One is the kitchen and bathroom with the other a living room/bedroom. Although different, we really liked set up and the interior was very nice rustic. The kitchen was the most well stocked I've seen. The weather was hot while we were there but the Bunkhouse building had ac that would freeze you if you wanted! We watched deer and rabbits in the meadow and our 2 pooches were loving running around without leashes. There is a small Pavillion with a charcoal cooker that has heavy duty cast iron grates.

We are planning to come back in the fall.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Hillsboro, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£490
£1,470
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £149.86
Pet Fee £18.73
Tax Rate 9.0%

Holidays will be charged at the weekend rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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