Located just one block off the historic town square and walking distance from Blanco State Park, this little cottage is perfect for a romantic get-away or a gal-pal weekend. Artsy, colorful, fun! Create, unwind, relax and enjoy your time together. We want our guests to be comfortable so please note that the extra bed in this adult-only space is a twin futon mattress, and there is no TV or WiFi. Taxes of 7% are collected on arrival. At the Artist's Nest you should have only pleasant surprises!
Decorated with original art and bright colors, the Artist's Nest inspires guests to explore their creativity. Some art supplies and journaling materials are available for guests to enjoy during their stay. Or you may just want to sit on the back deck and watch the birds while you have a glass of Texas wine. The large back yard is also great for star-gazing! The property is a certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat where you can enjoy a little piece of nature.
You will have use of the entire house along with the large back yard and deck. There is also an art room where you can experiment with water colors.
Interaction with guests
You will be welcomed by us or a friendly and knowledgeable hostess, Who will orient you to the property and the area. Ask questions about Blanco and the surrounding hill country. We want your stay to be special.
Other things to note
When making an inquiry, please tell us a little about you and your upcoming visit to Blanco. Also, please let us know that you have read all house rules regarding the space. Guests will be asked to sign a simple rental agreement/liability waiver. If requested, we will gladly send you a copy ahead of time for your review. As noted below in "house rules", the space is designed for adults only and is not suitable for small children. Airbnb now collects the 6% state hotel occupancy tax, but the host will collect City Hotel Occupancy taxes of 7% upon arrival (cash, please). The amount will be calculated and communicated by the host before your arrival date.
Guests must be at least 25 years of age to rent the space. The house is in a quiet residential area with two churches across the street. We ask that guests respect our neighbors. No smoking or pets are allowed. The space is adult-friendly and not appropriate for children. We want you to be comfortable, so please note that the extra bed is a twin futon mattress. Upon arrival you will be asked to sign a rental agreement/liability release. If you would like a copy prior to arrival, please request one and we will be happy to email it to you. A copy is available on site. We will collect Texas Hotel Occupancy Taxes of 13% upon arrival (cash please). The amount will be calculated and communicated to you by the host prior to check-in.
My husband, Stan and I have lived in Blanco for 7 years. We love the small-town charm and beauty of the hill country. We enjoy the outdoors, music and art. Stan loves photography and fly fishing. I enjoy creating art and practice tai chi. We look forward to sharing this wonderful community with you.