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40 Acre Private Retreat With All Of The Amenities Of Home!

Bedrooms 1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Mountains Views All Around And Perfect For Small Of Large Groups!

To try and describe our vacation rental in one word or sentence is impossible! The Big Bend area of West Texas is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It is a hidden gem that most people don't know a thing about and we like it that way! Do you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city living? Do want to see more stars then you ever thought existed? Do you want to research and experience some of the most incredible history Texas has to offer? Do you want to explore the incredible Rio Grande river? The list goes on and on!

Our rental is perfectly situated 3 miles from the full service Terlingua Ranch on the tar portion of Ranch road and has access to the pool, shower houses, laundry mat and the Bad Rabbit Cafe. We're also only 25 miles from Terlingua ghost town and Study Butte. Big Bend National Park is a 40 minute drive and is some of the most beautiful country on earth! If the unexplained interests you, then the lights of Marfa are little more than an hour away!

Another Dahl Ranch Rental: vrbo 759866

More Details

Mike Dahl
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
3 January, 2018

About Mike Dahl

Originally from Minnesota we used to snowbird and come to Terlingua in the winter. We moved here full time last year and love it! Welcome to the most beautiful place on earth!

Mike Dahl purchased this cabin in 2010

Why Mike Dahl chose Alpine

Perfectly situated on 40 acres, 3 miles to the Terlingua Ranch. Two park models available to rent together or separately and able to accommodate up to 10 people. Both models have electricity, running water, AC, full kitchens and baths and have spectacular views 360 degrees! The best part is this is a private retreat with no neighbors anywhere close! Come and enjoy everything Big Bend has to offer!

What makes this cabin unique

Everything about this area screams "explore me!" We have the best of both worlds in our own little paradise!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything was great! Will certainly stay here again in the future.
Jan 2016
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Alpine in Brewster County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom has a sink, vanity, toilet and full size shower.
  • Bathroom has a sink, vanity, toilet and full size shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 1 Bedroom with queen bed and 1 queen sized pull out sleeper couch in the living room. There is also a lazy boy recliner in the living room.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • swimming
We believe once you come and stay that you will be a return customer for life! Enjoy!!


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40 Acre Private Retreat With All Of The Amenities Of Home!
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

As advertised, and a great home base near Big Bend

  • 5 of 5

Though I only really used the property for sleeping one night, and it was too cloudy for stargazing, the trailer met all of my needs. It was clean, well appointed, and in the middle of nowhere (in a good way).

  • Review Submitted: 31-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful, beautiful stay

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was well equipped for a very comfortable stay just 40 mins from Terlingua and the entrance to Big Bend National Park. Beautiful, peaceful setting for people who want to escape to a stunning landscape away from it all.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2015
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Nearest Barpub
25 Miles
Terlingua Ghost Town
Nearest Golf
37 Miles
Lajitas Golf Resort & Spa
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Bad Rabbit Cafe
Car: necessary

There is a shooting range out by Terlingua Ranch and there is NO shooting is permitted at the rental location of Dahl Ranch.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £17.9
Pet Fee £25.06
Damage Deposit £179.02

Our cancellation policy is if you cancel before 30 days of your stay, then we will refund 100% minus a $50 cancellation fee. If you cancel within 30 days of your stay then a refund will depend on us being able to re-rent that time.

We do have two models available to rent together or separately depending on availability. The models are on the same property and use the same access.

Other Property Rental # 759866

If booking both properties you can use the washer and dryer in the other rental on same site. Or you can use the laundromat up at the Terlingua Ranch 3 miles down the road.

Pool key for the ranch included with all rentals, lose of key is $75.00 replacement fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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