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Stunning Vacation Rental Next to Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Texas

4.9 23 Reviews

"Fantastic! In the past, I have flown my family and myself to California, Colorado, and North Carolina seeking out luxury camping experiences. …"

Nolan, guest in March 31, 2018.
Entire Vacation Rental
Pets allowed

Vacation Rental • 6 guests • 1 Private Bathroom, 1 Half-Bath • Private Kitchen

About this place

Book for 4 nights, 4th night FREE!
Located near the Fossil Rim Wildlife Center in Texas, this property offers 2 bedrooms and 1 1/2 bathrooms and can sleep up to 5 guests. Guests can find relaxation and solitude with the indoor atrium filled with tropical plants, the infra-red sauna, on the sunshine deck, and the walking labyrinth nearby. Guests will also find outdoor showers, perfect for after a long hike, and 900-plus acres to explore.

The main floor is an open area with a kitchen, a conversation area featuring the atrium, and a dining table. The nicely equipped kitchen comes set with equipment for cooking and preparing meals, as well as a dishwasher, a gas stove, and an oven. The hall leading to upstairs brings guests to a half-bathroom and the laundry room with the infrared sauna. Upstairs, guests will have the main bedroom with sliding doors leading to the sunshine deck and another living area with a wood-burning stove, comfortable sofas, and a single futon.
Outside, guests will have covered parking, a propane grill, and a patio with seating for six.

This house was designed by a tinkerer and yacht builder. There is also a studio next door that can be used for events and gatherings at an extra charge. Please inquire about weddings and events.

Glamping in Texas | Cabins near Fossil Rim Wildlife Center | Glenrose, TX cabins

7 beds

  • 2 Queen-size beds

  • 1 Sofa bed

  • single-bed

    1 Extra Bed

  • crib

    1 Crib

  • air-mattress

    2 Air mattresses

Features and services

  • Pets allowed

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • Private Kitchen

  • Heating

  • Hiking

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Air conditioning

  • Microwave

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Property reviews

4.9 - 23 Reviews

Accommodation rules

  • Check-in: From 04:00 PM
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old

  • Children allowed 2-12 years old

  • Pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • Parties allowed

  • Events allowed

  • Open fires allowed

  • Minimum age to rent: 21

This property sleeps 5 people, extra guests can be requested for a fee of $25 per person, per night.

Guests should note that this property is located next door to the hosts' multi-purpose studio and Resilience Garden. While hosts will not schedule large events in the studio separate from rentals, there will be times when they will offer small workshops and classes in the garden and/or studio. Rental guests are always welcome to attend, often at a discount! If guests want absolute privacy, please inquire about any upcoming events that may be scheduled nearby. You can also add on the studio with your rental for $150! Great for yoga, wedding receptions, parties!

Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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Location and surroundings

Glamping in Glen Rose: cabins on the river & Fossil Rim lodging

Glen Rose, Texas (United States of America)

Detailed location provided after booking

  • Supermarket

Activities near Glen Rose, TX

  • Swimming on-site

  • Hiking

  • Horseback riding on-site

  • Biking on-site

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing on-site

  • Fishing on-site

  • Wine tasting on-site

  • Meditation on-site

  • Wildlife watching on-site

  • Safari/Game drive on-site

  • Golfing on-site

  • Feeding animals on-site

There is plenty to do on and around this property in Glen Rose. Many visitors never leave the ranch, spending their time hiking, enjoying the scenery from the front porch, fishing in the catch-and-release catfish ponds, and being with friends and family. Glen Rose is also a popular tourist destination! The hosts provide passes to the local swimming pool at Oakdale Park. Oakdale Park is proud to have one of the largest swimming pools in the state of Texas called “The Plunge” — a quaint place in which guests will return to year over year.

It area home to unique shops, several dining options, museums, galleries, and parks. The hosts keep a notebook with information on local restaurants, shops, and attractions.

Across the River from the town square in Glen Rose is the Paluxy Heritage Park. A final resting place for several historic dwellings from an earlier time in Somervell County, there is a log home, an early stone home, an early school house, and several other historic structures. Paluxy Heritage Park is a great place for guests to relax, or enjoy the river walk.

The hosts also have discount tickets for Fossil Rim and the Promise. The following list includes activities that are available in the community—golf, swimming, horseback riding, biking, dinosaur track hunting, shopping in the historic square, wine tasting, and on the ranch!