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The Grand Canard on Caddo Lake

People12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 4,300 sq ft
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Large 3 bedroom, 3 bath, & pool with over 200' of waterfront on almost 1 acr

This 3 bedroom, 3 bath, & pool with over 200' of waterfront on almost 1 acre of land, Kitchen/Dining room with fireplace, 2 dining areas. 840' great room with fireplace & 18' cathedral ceiling. 1500' deck. Sleeps 12, 1 King, 2 Queens, 2 Twins, 2 Queen sleeper sofas in Great Room. Panoramic View from great room of Pool & Lake. Fishing pier. Exterior security cameras. Close to Jefferson ,TX, Shreveport, LA, Marshall, TX, & US Interstate 20.


Owner
Brant & Benjamin
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2018

About Brant & Benjamin

I have been coming to Caddo Lake since I was a young boy. When you experience Caddo Lake as a child it is like going back in prehistoric times, before we knew what Jurassic Park was. I have grown-up fishing, swimming, boating, hunting, water skiing, bird-watching, and contemplating God's wonders on this unexplainable swamp. Words do it no justice, pictures only a failing eye's glimpse, the only way to know Caddo Lake is to come and "Feel" it from Sunrise to Sunrise in every Season.

Brant & Benjamin purchased this lodge in 2010

Why Brant & Benjamin chose Uncertain

As with any property Location, Location,Location. Plus View, View,View.

What makes this lodge unique

Waterfront, Boat house, & Pool

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Uncertain in Harrison County

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Checkout by 10:00AM
  • All used/dirty linens should be piled up in the laundry room.
  • All used/dirty dishes are put in the dishwasher, add detergent pod and begin cycle.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • rural
  • village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Double Vanity, Toilet, Shower & Walk-In Closet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Great Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , 2 Queen Sleeper Sofas in The Great Room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Detached Bath w/Shower/Tub, 1 Twin is a Loft Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 3rd-Story, Attached Bath, Private Balcony, Walk-In Closet
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Attached Bath, Balcony & TV
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Caddo Lake is the largest Bald Cypress stand and swamp in the world. Supporting over 230 bird species an 180 tree types and many plants. A historic riverboat passage and Caddo Indian homeland. Caddo is a registered international wetland. Legends abound and tales are spun after a only a brief refreshing encounter with Caddo Lake.

Reviews

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(40 traveller reviews)

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The Grand Canard on Caddo Lake
average rating of 4.625 based on 40 reviews
5

Great house

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed for Thanksgiving weed end and we had a wonderful time. The house is very spacious. We had a wonderful time.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad your stay at our home was enjoyable. Hope to have you visit again.
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Caddo Lake Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the house mid July and just loved it. It was comfortable, and easy to get to restaurants and stores if needed.

We loved the quietness and peacefulness of the lake.

The pool was a good size and very clean.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The lodge was so accommodating, it was our home away from home. Thank you!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was fantastic, so much so we want to book it again for next year. July 5-7–2019. Please let me know what we need to do to acquire it!!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home with an incredibly scenic location.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for a multi generational vacation.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love Caddo Lake

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect,this home is beautiful. Entire family agrees this is to be a annual destination. Caddo Lake is so unique, the serenity and beauty was breathtaking. Thank you we had a wonderful weekend!

Donna G.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Even Better Then I Thought It Would Be

  • 5 of 5

The house has multiple floors and and is very spacious. The view of the lake from the house is amazing with a nice fishing dock. The pool was clean and well maintained. Tips for those considering this property would be as follows:

1. If you have AT&T cell phones, you will not have service. There are phones in the house but you can't use them.

2. The electricity went out in the kitchen area and had to find a local person that could help me contact the owner to get it fixed. It was fixed promptly after notification

3. If you have a large group, check all the beds when you get there. One of the beds we did not use did not have a mattress on it.

4. The house is not handicap friendly

  • Review Submitted: 21-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Shreveport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Light House
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
I-20
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
River Bend
Car: recommended

Welcome To Uncertain Texas

What's in a name? The whole history of a town whose remote beginnings reflect the nature of the place, a place of exotic beauty, deep secrets, the haunts of wildlife where those who need respite for their souls can find harmony and peace. Uncertain, long the shores of Caddo Lake has, for over a hundred years, provided a means for launching into another world--a fishing hole, a cathedral of cypress, a paradise of the past. There are so many reasons for experiencing Caddo and Uncertain,Texas, whether it be to catch a trophy bass, reflect quietly at the water's edge , explore every nook that can float a canoe, photograph it, or paint it, Caddo Lake seems to reward, at every turn, those who come to see and feel and experience one of nature's most special places.

Caddo Lake, the mysterious and intriguing Texas treasure, is stretched across the Texas-Louisiana border. Caddo was designated in 1971, by the international Ramsar Treaty, as a "Wetlands of International Importance. Caddo is Texas' only naturally formed lake and covers 32,700 acres of a maze of channels, meandering bayous, and sloughs within thousands of acres of Spanish moss draped bald cypress.

The City of Uncertain was incorporated in 1961 as a Type B, General Law City with a mayor and five aldermen on an at large basis.

Uncertain has about 150 friendly residents who enjoy sharing their bit of paradise in Uncertain, TX with the outside world. They invite you to come and spend some time in Texas best kept secret, Caddo Lake.Caddo has been dubbed "the best photo spot in Texas.

May and June, hundreds of female Red-ear Sliders come ashore to lay eggs. The City of Uncertain posts "Turtle Crossing" signs along the roadways to alert motorists to watch for the "reptilian mothers" crossing the roads.

Caddo Lake was the site of the world's first off-shore drilling for oil.

A major pearl industry operated on Caddo Lake in the 1920s. Pearls were found in the freshwater mussels in the sandy shallows of the cypress brakes.

Steamboats, loaded with goods destined for the developing west, traveled through Caddo Lake in route to Jefferson, Texas. Because of fluctuating water levels, mooring was often "uncertain."

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £70.6
Additional Guest Fee £47.06

If you use the grill please turn off the propane bottle after use.

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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