Hen House Cottage


Entire guest house hosted by Arlis

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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Hen House Cottage is a private residence situated near the San Marcos River in Martindale, Texas, a quaint town known for its tight-knit community, interesting personalities and scenic views. With a full kitchen, modern amenities (high speed internet, cable television) and enough room to accommodate four guests comfortably, Hen House Cottage is the perfect headquarters for an extended expedition into the many wonders of Central Texas, a haven for souls who enjoy river life and recreation.

The space
Hen House Cottage has a daybed with trundle in the living room and a full size bed in the bedroom. All mattresses are memory foam. The kitchen has a microwave, full-size refrigerator, Keurig coffee-maker, French press, toaster, and four burner stove with oven. The bathroom has a large walk-in shower.
The yard is almost half an acre, fenced that is shared with the main house and some of the tallest Pecan trees in Martindale. There are numerous sitting areas, including a private, fenced courtyard/patio off the kitchen. The property faces fields on two sides and has tall bamboo along the fence line creating added privacy.

Where you'll sleep

1 double bed
Common space
2 single beds

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV with standard cable/satellite
Washing machine
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony

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4.95 out of 5 stars from 91 reviews


Where you’ll be

Martindale, Texas, United States

Martindale is a sleepy, little town that sometimes has interesting market days and other events such as, the chili-cookoff, 4th of July parade, and Texas Water Safari viewing. Ask the owner for more details.
The river is within walking distance of Hen House Cottage. Details about river access are provided in the guest book at the cottage.
Martindale River Café and Mercantile is also within walking distance of the cottage with live music most weekends. Hwy 80 Feed Barn is also located within a mile of HH Cottage. They feature burgers and fried catfish.
Good Things Grocery downtown likely has everything you need but if not there is also a Dollar General, gas station, and taco truck very close by

Hosted by Arlis

  1. Joined in July 2016
  • 91 Reviews
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  • Superhost
I’m a veteran teacher that loves the Hill Country. I enjoy hosting and always need a creative project. I have lived in and loved Martindale for over 20 years!


  • Lisa

During your stay

The owner lives on-site with her family. Someone is always available to help or to ask about local attractions.

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit – if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $412

Cancellation policy