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The Cottage at Tell Story Walk

Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Waco, Texas
Charming cottage in the country, nestled among shady oaks on seven acres of meadows and woodlands.

Features fully equipped gourmet kitchen, great room with fireplace, loft, private bedroom, roof porch, patio, outdoor grill, TV & stereo, and a selection of books from contemporary to classic.

Beautiful nature setting has wide range of wildlife, including frogs to sing you to sleep and song birds to wake you. On a clear night stars fill the sky from every horizon.

Enjoy a breakfast of dark roast coffee, juice, fresh fruit, homemade granola, quiche, fresh baked scones or bagels.

15 - 20 min. from Baylor, the Ranger Museum, Texas Sports Hall of Fame, the Magnolia Silos (Chip & Joanna), the Farmers Market, and the Waco Mammoth National Monument.
Five min. from Homestead Heritage, featuring a craft...
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Listing #FKN7082733
About the Owner
Mark D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

This cottage is so perfect, really lovely with every amenity that anyone could need and enjoy. The owners have thought of everything to make their guests feel special and comfortable. Surrounding by ancient trees, the cottage is comfortable and so peaceful. Just outside of Waco...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Cynthia T
lmarkhamdawson, VR Owner at The Cottage at Tell Story Walk, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Cynthia, With relish and delight, and over a cup of morning coffee, Mary and I read your review. We cherished every word. You never mentioned you are a writer. There's something wondrous about that term "ancient trees." I don't think I'll ever look at the...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018

Mark and Mary, thank you so much for our five star stay! The house is beautiful and cozy. The porch and rockers are perfect for a glass of wine as the sun sets. The fire pit is perfect for that second glass of wine. The...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 940shawnc
lmarkhamdawson, VR Owner at The Cottage at Tell Story Walk, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Shawn, Thank you for your thoughtful words, particularly the part about the fire pit and "that second glass of wine." I have to believe the biggest compliment inn keepers can receive is hearing about how their guests enjoyed their stay in ways that enrich their...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We stayed at the Tell Story Walk cottage for a relaxing girls get away, and we got just that, plus some luxury!!! As soon as we pulled up, Mark and Mary were there to greet us and help us take our luggage in. They had...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank OnAir816953
lmarkhamdawson, VR Owner at The Cottage at Tell Story Walk, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Shelby, It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving. After coming off a full (and fattening) time with family, Mary and I were greeted with your “sky rocket” review. What a way to start the week! Your comments round out a year of purposeful work, slow but steady...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We accept children age 13 and older. Exceptions on a case by case basis, per discussion with host.

Parties or Celebrations? Please discuss plans with host in advance.
    2 Full baths
    3 Twins
    1 King
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