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Enjoy a Private Retreat + Spend One Night FREE!!!

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house

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Property
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People
10
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Lancaster - Stay for only $35/night/person

Entire home with 3 BR, 2.5 Bath, 3-D cinema, Gym, Arcade, Spa and pool

Current Promotions:

****Rent 7 nights and get the 8th night free****

This home sits in a cul-de-sac, has three bedrooms, 2.5 baths, private 3-D home cinema with 120" screen, private gym/arcade, hot tub and pool with RGB LED lighting, bamboo floors throughout main level, crown molding throughout, coffered ceilings, stone accents, high speed internet, security system, laundry, fully equipped kitchen, patio furniture and much more.....

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Michael Fisher
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
29 November, 2016
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About Michael Fisher

I am a college educated professional with degrees in physics, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering and an MBA. I design neural integrated prosthesis for those who have lost limbs due to war, disease or trauma. I find my work to be very rewarding and fulfilling.

I am a very easy going and rational person who strives for self-improvement on a daily basis. I try to balance work and play the best way that I can although either may become more prevalent at times. Family is very important to me. I love sci-fi, horror and action movies and books, 80s music, water sports such as swimming and jet skiing, oil painting, jazz and blues dinner clubs and traveling. I am a very adventurous person.

I am a dreamer who truly believes that the only way to fail is to fail to try.

Michael Fisher purchased this house in 2013

Why Michael Fisher chose Texas

This property is located in the Bear Creek subdivision where family comes first. There are plenty of nearby activities that would interest all ages ranging from golf to swim to walking/cycling trails.

What makes this house unique

Home is located in a new subdivision that is family orientated, quiet, safe and is about 25 minutes from downtown Dallas.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Enjoy a Private Retreat + Spend One Night FREE!!!
average rating of 4.478261 based on 23 reviews
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Girls Weekend!!

  • 4 of 5

Overall this was a great house to celebrate one of my best friend's getting married. Myself and five other people stayed here and it was very accommodating. Some of the girls thought it was a little strange with how many cameras there were in the house but I understand wanting it to be secure. Although there were quite a few by the hot tub. The only other thing that bothered us was all the cleaning. We had to wash and dry all of the towels and sheets and put them back on the beds before we left. Luckily we paid an extra $35 to leave at 1pm or it would have been hard to get all of that done by 10am. We also were not left any extra trash bags. We had to go buy toilet paper and laundry detergent. The movie selection was mainly action and scary movies but we brought our own girly movies to watch. Overall the amenities were great, we just didn't know how much work it was going to be.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: These were model guests. They left the home clean and followed the house manual. The guest seemed to have confused the Bliss Light laser projectors that are around the pool area for cameras, but that is common. All in all the guest left the house clean and pretty much as they found it.
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5

Great house and great owner

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for one night and it was a great experience. The owner was super chill and very professional. The rules were very specific but don't worry he is pretty lenient. Don't think this means you don't have to follow the rules. Overall, it was a good experience with my friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our stay was truly a Home Away!

  • 5 of 5

First off, this house was gorgeous! It had a ton of amenities in a nice little quiet neighborhood. Myself and 6 other people stayed at the house everyone being able to sleep comfortably in there own bed.

Michael was very professional and greeted us when we first got there to ensure we were comfortable opperating all utilities in the house. Prior to our stay you are given a packet that has everything you could possibly think of in the house to answer any questions you may have. He also is very open to texts or phone calls whenever if there was ever a question about something.

We all felt very welcomed and at home at this location. From the couch you could sleep on to the incredible nice shower in the master bedroom, this home was truly a Home Away! We just wished we could have stayed longer to utilize the outdoor grill/pizza oven and the gym! It all looked amazing!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Nice House

  • 2 of 5

We found this house very nice and really enjoyed the movie room and the pool/outside area. However, I have NEVER stayed in any house, hotel, etc with so many RULES!!! Also, I was VERY appalled at the list of charges if things were not clean or for things that were broken. When you rent out a house AND charge a cleaning fee to begin with, how can you have a list of additional cleaning fees? It was ridiculous. I have NEVER been asked to wash sheets and put them back on the beds before I was to check out at 10AM AND when I am forced to pay a cleaning fee and the rental fee in the first place!! What am I paying to have cleaned if I AM REQUIRED TO DO ALL THE CLEANING AND LAUNDRY BEFORE I LEAVE???!!! Makes no sense to me. I have travelled all over the world and have stayed in many houses and hotels (we travel at least 4 times a year out of the country) and have never dealt with this. Also, I left the house very clean and although I did not do the laundry and put the sheets back on the bed, it has been a month and I have still not received my deposit back yet. Very nice house and we had a great time, but the rules and fees are ridiculous. If you don't want to pay people to come in and clean your home after you have rented it out, then maybe you shouldn't rent it out!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice, quiet rental property with plenty of indoor & outdoor entertainment

  • 5 of 5

We had a group stay at this property for one night at the end of September and thoroughly enjoyed it. The pool and hot tub were great, as well as the indoor movie theatre. There was also a gym but that wasn't the focal point of our stay. The bunk bedrooms were very accommodating for our large group. The owner did a great job of accessorizing the patio area with cool lighting and a sound system. As for the movie room, it had an actual movie-type screen covering most of one of the walls, and the surround sound speaker system in that room was phenomenal as well as the cool lighting on the ceiling. The movie chairs were comfortable too. The house is located on a cul-de-sac which is nice for the peace and quiet.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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First impressions, amazing! BUT save your money!

  • 1 of 5

Well, where do I start! The pool was dirty, the water in the hot tub was merky so that wasn't clean! When leaving the property, we cleaned. When vacuuming the carpet, it sounded like a tub of sand had been poured on the runners and the large rug in the lounge. We knew it wasn't us as we were hardly in the house. The owner turned up un announced to collect the mail and get the garbage bins in. I didn't mind but because of the poor communication, we wasn't told this would happen. We left early because we found the property eerie! The security cameras in the garden was a bit weird. I couldn't relax in my bikini as I felt I was being watched and after having 2 kids, im a bit self conscious! You have no control of the pool lights, the waterfall wasn't on at all, we wasn't told how to put it on, again, poor communication, the fountains came on as and when, again, lack of communication! We could not relax at all! After contacting Mr Fisher 4 times, through text (I have proof I sent it) email and through the company about the refundable deposit, it took 4 weeks for it to go in and then we had a very nasty email telling us it was a bit premature! That's just my opinion Happy cleaning and walking on egg shells!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am not usually one to have a knee jerk reaction to a review, but when a guest submits a review that is so outrageously false I have to set the record straight. After all the years that I have rented my property, I have never had a guest to try to scam and extort me for a free night. Some would ask for discounts, an early check in or and extremely late check in, but not a free night when they didn't meet the minimum stay requirement. I became suspicious that I may have problems with this guest when he wanted to stay an extra day and got upset when I could not accommodate him. He then stated, "A good review deserves an extra night!" After I explained to him that I had a guest scheduled to check in after him, he opted and paid to do a late check-out instead. After he checked out, I confirmed my suspicions that this was a scammer by I contracting other property owners/hosts that he rented from. I was shocked to find out that he has tried similar scams with some of them to varying degrees. Now, I try not to judge anyone prematurely, but it seems obvious that this guest has personality issues. I have always strived to provide great service to all my guests (even this one). Nearly every guest that I have hosted over the years have loved the property. I have even had dozens of repeat guests. But probability states that sooner or later some bad guest will arrive. It's just the nature of the business. I ALWAYS take before and after pictures to protect myself in rare cases of attempted fraud, extortion or damages. I additionally have the guests sign check-in sheets stating that they have toured the property and find everything to their satisfaction. He toured the property and signed the check-in sheet and noted that everything was ok. I will address the issues presented by the guest: 1. The pool was dirty - False, beside a few stray leaves in it the pool, the pool was absolutely clean. 2. The spa was "merky". Again false. I drain, sanitize and refill the spa after each guest. I find it strange that he would utilize a murky spa, break two of my jets, tear my spa cover and leave the spa running after he checked out with all types of debris (i.e., hair, paper and food) left in the water. 3. There were cameras in the garden - False. I don't have a garden. looks like he confused me with someone else or maybe he is paranoid. 4. He cleaned - False, he did not clean. He left trash all over the house. Hosts please be careful renting to this scammer.
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Location

Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Lancaster Golf Club
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Lancaster, Dallas - Fort Worth (DFW)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
21 Nov 2016 - 9 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
£440
for 1 night
From
£311
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£417
for 1 night
From
£289
From
£311
Fri,Sat
£1,905
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £197
Cleaning Fee £114 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.68%

Rates and/or Promotions are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lancaster, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2900 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jucuzzi tub
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Master bath has Jacuzzi tub with separate shower and dual sinks. Guest bath has tub/shower combo with a single sink. Half bath is located downstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 3 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 3 Single Bed
    Master - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Master bedroom has a queen bed. Each guest bedroom has a twin over full bunk beds and a twin over twin bunk bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes:
***FOR YOUR SAFETY*** Please exercise caution when utilizing the gym, spa and pool. The owner is not responsible for any kind of injury that might occur during your stay due to your negligence.

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