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Smithville Cottage: quaint with modern amenities

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The perfect place for your morning coffee
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11 reviews
The perfect place for your morning coffee
Smithville Cottage is surrounded by oak trees.
Plenty of room for friends and family to gather.  Large island takes center stage.
The Kitchen and star of the home. Gourmet chef's kitchen filled with modern goodies.
Kitchen: Dual fuel range
Kitchen has a wet bar as well as a wine freg.
Front living room provides an area for people to relax and visit
Wi-fi: Cabinets hide work spaces/outlets right off living area & kitchen
Wi-fi: two work spaces right off the kitchen & living room
Enjoy coffee or work on your computer at the coffee bar located in the livingroom
Antique french doors lead into your master bedroom
Spacious and comfortable master bedroom
Antique dressing table in master bedroom, a great place to hang your hat
Front bedroom: King bed, adjoins bathroom
The Blue Room provides extra guest there own get-a-way
Trundle bed makes for sleeping seperatly or to share
Texas Room: HD TV, DVR, cable, games
Texas Room: HD TV, DVR, cable, games
Two bathrooms insure no one has to wait.  One with shower/one with shower tub.
Fenced, private backyard and back deck
Custom maid picnic table provides shade while you bar-b-que and enjoy a beverage
Smithville is known for making movies.  Don't be surprised to see a few directors in town on any day
The Colorado River runs through Smithville providing a number of opportunities for fun on the water.
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Smithville, Texas
Come Prepared To Leave Renewed!
Smithville Cottage, built in 1930, is located in the Historic District of Smithville, Texas on a tree-lined residential street. The cottage is perfect for a girls week-end, small group retreats, or romantic get-a-way. Decorated with comfort in mind the cottage offers plenty of space indoors and out to unwind and relax.

Smithville Cottage is self-catering; guests need only bring food. The beautifully appointed gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream and the heart of the cottage. Niceties include dual fuel range, convection oven, double drawer dishwasher, large island and wine fridge. The kitchen is stocked with cookware, dishes, small appliances and some pantry items including coffee and tea. If you are lucky, when available the host provides organic yard eggs from a local farm.

Smithville, Texas is cen...
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About the Owner, Beverly S
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Sarah P
Lorena, Texas, United States
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

This was the perfect place to get away with girlfriends. The cottage was charming and overflowing with amenities (even spare "everything" in the refrig and pantry)! The shops in town were fun and we enjoyed Bone Distillery, too. Bring your own copy of Hope Floats!

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Management response:

Thank you so much for staying with us. One thing, since your visit I have ordered a copy of Hope Floats for the Cottage. I had asked my husband to order it months ago, but men are a lot slower than us women. So by your next visit, you will have the movie. Thank you and I do hope you...

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plsitton
Houston, Texas
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We LOVED this house! It was perfect for our family of five to stay in! We wanted to stay in the area but there are not many nice hotels and we would have to stay in two rooms. I found this house on Trip Advisor and cannot believe how adorable it is. It is an older home that has been...

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Linda V
Round Rock, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed April 5, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

No comment would justify the perfect weekend I spent at Smithville Cottage. It was everything I was looking for in a romantic getaway and more. The historic, charming town where time seemed to stand still was peaceful, relaxing and extremely friendly. The cottage was spacious, comfortable, very well maintained and decorated and was equipped with every need imaginable. Beverly Seffel...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
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Maximum damage claim: ($100) $100
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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$175
$195
$1,050
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $100 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $40 / stay - Fee
  • Refundable Security Deposit: $100 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
State and city taxes will be added as required by law.
Rates are based on 2 occupants. Each additional occupant $15 per person/per night. Maximum 5 guests.
Rates are subject to change and vary during high demand.
Minimum 2 night stay preferred.
50% required at time of booking/Payment in full and security deposit due 7 days prior to your stay.
The security deposit will be returned within 7-10 days of your departure provided the cottage is left in the same general and good habitable condition as found upon arrival.
Cancellation Policy: If your reservation is cancelled with at least a 7 day notice your booking deposit will be refunded minus a $25 surcharge. We ask that you contact us for cancellations using the contact form or call 512-554-1202.
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About the neighborhood
Smithville Cottage is within 40mins of Round Top, Winedale and the new Circuit of the Americas F1 race track.

Smithville, Texas is centrally located between Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Bryan-College Station. Main Street of this charming railroad town is within walking distance and offers numerous opportunities to enjoy the works of local artists, antiquing and dining. Old homes and businesses line the streets and 206 properties are listed in the National Historic Register. Smithville's old fashioned appeal has not been lost on Hollywood. Films such as Hope Floats, Tree of Life, Bernie and Shady Texas has had part or all of their scenes shot here.

Situated on the Colorado River and in the 'Lost Pines' of Central, Texas also means that the Adventurer in your party won...
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