Where to begin! This was hands down the best experience my friends and I could have ever asked for. Staying here was a dream and such a special way...
Where to begin! This was hands down the best experience my friends and I could have ever asked for. Staying...
Eclectic Eco-Friendly Vacation Rental for Five in Round Top, TexasRound Top, Texas (United States)
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· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Private Barbecue
This eclectic vacation rental in Round Top, Texas, is the ultimate in sustainability for eco-friendly travelers who want to get away from the city. The rental is designed for maximum utility and minimum carbon footprint and can accommodate five guests. There is a separate bedroom with a queen-size bed and twin bunk beds. The comfortable full-sized sofa in the living room can provide additional sleeping space. In the stylish, energy efficient bathroom, guests will find a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Linens and towels are provided.
This rental is all about disconnecting and living simply and peacefully. In the living room, guests can relax on the sofa and listen to one of the vintage records on the record player or choose among the selection of books provided. There is a kitchenette right off of the living room that comes equipped with a sink, a microwave, a mini-fridge, and a coffeemaker. Guests can enjoy their morning coffee at the kitchen bar before heading out to explore Round Top and to connect with nature.
Guests will especially enjoy the outside of this cabin, as it has not only a deck but also a hammock and comfortable Adirondack chairs set around a firepit. The firepit is the perfect place to gather at night and talk with loved ones or bring out the guitar and relax under the brilliant Texas sky. Read More
- Running water
- Outdoor furniture
- Kitchen equipment
- Private Barbecue
- Air conditioning
- Fire pit
This eco-chic rental is all about sustainable, simple living. There is no TV so that guests may take advantage of their vacation in the country to disconnect. Instead, guests can enjoy the vintage record player and the collection of vinyls or read one of the books stacked in the living room. Better still, guests can hang out outside on the hammock and comfortable chairs around the firepit.
Guests are greeted at the rental with complimentary tea, coffee, Topochico sparking water, and Mexican sodas.
Location + Surroundings
This unique eco-friendly vacation rental is surrounded by farms and pastures in Round Top, Texas. Round Top, an extremely small town with a population of only 90, is located between Austin and Houston in the quiet south Texas countryside. It is famous for the Round Top Antiques Fair – one of the largest and best fairs in the country. This destination is perfect for those wanting to disconnect from it all and get back to nature and a simpler way of life. The property currently has six vacation rentals and a ballroom and is filled with salvaged treasures for a bit of funk and flavor. It is just a short drive from town and everything that Round Top has to offer including the fair. Lake Fayette is just a 15-minute drive and Somerville Lake is 30 minutes away. Read More
- Stand-up paddleboarding
The number one attraction in Round Top is without question the Round Top Antiques Fair. It is held twice a year in October and April, but vendors often come and begin their shows before the official event. Aside from the fair, Round Top offers plenty to do year-round. This small town is full of charm and is loaded with historic buildings such as the small schoolhouse, the William Lockhart Clayton House, and Menke House. Henkel Square Market is seven acres of unique shops and historic buildings set among beautiful gardens and groves of oak trees. Even when the fair is not going on, Round Top does not disappoint in eclectic shopping opportunities as it is full of antiques and boutiques such as Junk Gypsies, Old World Antieks, Townsend Provisions, Clutter, Humble Donkey Studio, and Lark.
This idyllic little town is the perfect setting for events and is also home to a six-week classical music festival in June and July. The breathtaking concert hall on “Festival Hill” is one of the most beautiful buildings in all of Texas. It is truly an architectural masterpiece and makes for an incredible venue for listening to music. Additionally, guests may catch a performance of Shakespeare at Winedale, a program put on by the University of Texas.
Those wanting to get outdoors can enjoy area hiking spots and swimming and fishing at Lake Fayette or Somerville Lake. There is also golfing nearby at Frisch Auf Valley Country Club.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed
- No smoking
- No parties
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
Pets are considered for an additional fee.
Smoking is not permitted.
Additional fees may apply upon booking and are subject to change.