Beautifully Decorated Family-Friendly Cottage Rental near Big Bend National Park in Texas

Marathon, Texas (United States)
Vacation Rentals
1 unit
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Barbecue

This beautifully decorated family-friendly adobe ranch house rental located near Big Bend National Park in Texas is the perfect location for glampers who want to get away from it all. From the desert landscape with mountains in the distance to the relaxed ranch atmosphere, guests staying here will thoroughly enjoy this accommodation.

Able to accommodate up to eight guests comfortably, this cottage boasts two bedrooms and one bathroom with a large walk-in shower and a luxurious cast iron bathtub. The master bedroom features a queen-size bed, while the remaining two bedrooms contain a bunk bed set in each. Those who love a ranch theme will appreciate the perfectly suited decor and comfortable furniture in the living room. Glampers are able to relax and watch a film on the flat-screen television while putting their feet up by the warming fireplace.

Meals can be prepared either on the outdoor grill found on the deck or in the fully-equipped kitchen, which includes an oven, stove, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, toaster, and a coffeemaker as well as all essential cooking utensils, cutlery, and dishes. Meals can be shared either inside at the wooden dining table or outdoors on the patio with the majestic mountains in the distance. After dinner, guests can watch the sunset and light a fire and spend a night under the Texan stars. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Cell service
  • Bathtub
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Parking
  • Sink
  • Hairdryer
  • Queen-size bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Deck/Patio
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Television
  • Movie library
  • Dining table
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea kettle
  • Fire pit
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Games
  • Sound system
  • Kitchen equipment

Fitted with Wi-Fi, a large flat-screen television, and a gas fireplace, glampers can stay comfortable and connected throughout their rustic ranch stay. Linens and towels are provided by the host free of charge.

Meals can be prepared either inside in the fully equipped kitchen or outside on the barbecue grill.

This property boasts amazing views of the surrounding landscapes, which can be relished from the back deck and the gazebo found on in the yard.

Parking is available on the premises.

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Location + Surroundings

  • Supermarket
  • Shopping

Tucked away in the arid landscape near Big Bend National Park, Marathon is a small town found in southwestern Texas. The property itself lies on a tranquil ranch in the shadows of the mountains in the distance. Easily accessible from Route 90 and intersecting Route 385, Marathon is about one hour away from the city of San Angelo and about three hours away from the larger city of El Paso. Read More


  • Swimming
  • Bird watching
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Whitewater rafting

Southwest Texas boasts an arid climate with a desert landscape with various mountain ranges and endless acres of national parks. The region is home to Big Bend National Park, located on the border with Mexico and is home to amazing trails, caverns, and mountains. Hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding are popular ways to explore the park, and swimming, canoeing, kayaking, and rafting are great ways to see the scenery by water. Hot air balloon rides are also available in the area and make for a great way to spend the afternoon. Mountain climbers, mountaineers, and rappellers can take advantage of the amazing rocky cliffs and caverns. Amazing vistas throughout the region are terrific for photographers, birdwatchers, and wildlife enthusiasts.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Accesibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.
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Additional Information

This property is not pet-friendly.

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