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Large Farm House on Wildlife Reserve

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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Wimberley, Texas
Welcome to Karakia - a beautiful farm house on 100 acres of wildlife sanctuary land. Surrounded by gardens and orchards, the spacious house is a unique luxury treasure - with 14ft front doors, stain glass windows, and a wide wrap-around porch.

The Space

Karakia is a beautiful sanctuary in the Hill Country.

Formerly a certified organic farm and now a wildlife reserve, the house was originally designed to use only cutting edge technology to be off the grid - with solar cells and a water collection.

The space is suitable for chemically sensitive people! Only natural cleaners are used in this space.

Guest Access

You are welcome to visit the garden adjacent to the house, and walk down to the pond via the marked path.

Please be careful when walking - this is a Texas ranch and there are many wild natural animal inhabitants. The path is un...
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Listing #FKN6902068
About the Owner
Bethanie M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Welcome! Please keep vehicles on the gravel driveway. Emerging flowers are waiting for Spring :). Please, no fires outside or inside anywhere. No fireworks. Please do not bring your pets. When you arrive there will be detailed info in the home with AC/Heat directions, trash and recycling info, and more. Please feel free to contact us anytime during your stay with any questions.
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Large Farm House was a new location for us. However, what a splendid surprise to enter the huge home that so welcoming! The artwork, high ceilings and the unique woodwork was such a treat. Art filled the home everywhere you looked. They had a sweet...More

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Laura W, VR Owner at Large Farm House on Wildlife Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay!! Please come see us again in the future.

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I thought this stay needed a review to give vacationers a full picture of what to expect. Maybe it is because it is Halloween season, but my wife was seriously spooked staying at this farm house. This is a charming house with character in spades,...More

Laura W, VR Owner at Large Farm House on Wildlife Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your review! Yes, Karakía is very unique in that it is a farmhouse with all the wonderful gifts nature offers! While remote, but safe, the windows can be left open to hear the soft breezes outside. An occasional acorn hitting the rooftop...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

By far the best, most relaxing vacation we've ever had! We arrived Friday afternoon and the air conditioners and fans were already running, along with a welcome letter with detailed instructions for the house. Every question we had while there we texted to Bethany and...More

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Management response:Responded 4 July 2017

Thanks for the lovely review! Please come stay with us again.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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  • Cleaning fee: $46 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $304 / stay - Deposit
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