The Point Vacation Lake House
on Beautiful Lake LBJ

The Point Vacation Lake House

"Waterfront Vacationing at Its Best"

For unsurpassed, spectacular open-water views, you can't beat The Point vacation lake house on beautiful Lake LBJ.  Miles and miles of open water create a feeling of expansiveness and unrivaled beauty on the lake.  

The Point vacation lake house has it all: 300 feet of waterfront on Lake LBJ, covered boat dock with electric lift for your boat, fishing pier, outdoor fire pit, covered porch and decks with unbelievable views of the activity on the lake, and a nice, clean, shallow swimming area. 

The vacation lake house was named "The Point" because of its location at the fartherest point out on a peninsula on Lake LBJ, where it has the most beautiful lake views of any home in the area.  If you are looking for the perfect vacation lake house, you have just found it.

Rear of the lake house

The Point lake house is located on Lake LBJ in Granite Shoals, between Kingsland and Marble Falls, Texas.  It is only about 60 minutes northwest of Austin, 90 minutes north of San Antonio, 4 hours south of Dallas/Ft. Worth and 4 1/2 hours west of Houston.

This completely remodeled lake house can comfortably sleep up to 12 people.  It has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, living room, dining area and kitchen upstairs.  Downstairs has 6 single beds, a living area, bathroom, utility room with washer and dryer, and a garage with a ping pong table.   You will appreciate the care that the owners took in upgrading and decorating this lake home.

The Fishing Pier

The fishing pier at The Point is the perfect place to catch the big one.  It is also a good place to sit and enjoy the view of Lake LBJ.  You can see for miles, all the way to Wirtz Dam.

boat dock
The boat dock and deck

The boat dock has a covered electric boat lift for guests to use.   You can also tie up your boats and jet skis alongside the boat dock.  It also has a spacious deck, swimming ladder, four chaise lounges and a table with six chairs.  Next to the deck is a shallow water swimming area.  This is one of four areas at the home where family and friends can gather outdoors by the lake.

If you do not have a boat or personal watercraft, they can be rented locally.

Upper Deck of the lake house 
Upper deck and lower porch with great lake views

The upper deck has seating for six people at the table, a two-seat swing, and a couple of extra chairs.  The downstairs porch has seating for four at the table, 4 extra chairs and also has a barbeque.  The deck at the boat dock seats 6 at the table and 4 on the chaise lounges.  With 24 chairs and 4 chaise lounges, everyone can have their own favorite spot to enjoy the lake.  

Fire Pit and Washer Pits

Want to take a little snooze while listening to the water lapping against the shore?  Or, maybe just relax and enjoy the gentle lake breezes as you lie in the hammock?  The hammock is very popular with guests at The Point.

View from inside the home
View from inside the home

The view from the living room, dining area and kitchen definitely has the "Wow" factor.  Windows on the side of the home also offer spectacular views of the lake.  At night the lights around the shore and the moon glistening on the water are very enchanting.

Living room and kitchen of the lake house 
Living room with stone fireplace

The living room has comfortable seating for watching TV or resting after having a day of fun on the lake.  An attractive stone fireplace adds to the ambience of the room.

The kitchen of the lake house

You'll love fixing a meal in this sleek, modern kitchen.  It is completely stocked with everything you need to prepare a meal.  All you need to supply is the food and drinks.  Bar stools are handy for afternoon snacks or just visiting with the cook.  A dining table is located close to the upper deck for enjoying the lake view.

Master Bedroom

The soft hues in the master bedroom create a tranquil atmosphere.  The king-sized bed is dressed in luxury linens and pillows.  A walk-in closet accommodates all of your clothing, etc.  The adjoining bath has a large tiled shower with a built-in bench.  The master bedroom has a nice view of the lake.

The second and third bedrooms

The second bedroom has a queen-sized bed and the third bedroom has two twin beds.  There is a bathroom with a tub/shower combination in the hallway that these two bedrooms share.  All three of these bedrooms are on the upper floor and are ideal for adults and children.

There is also a separate sleeping and living area downstairs for children or extra guests.

downstairs bedroom 
Downstairs sleeping and living area

The lower floor is the perfect place for the kids to hang out with their own TV and living area.  It includes 6 single beds, a bathroom and a table for games and eating. 

A utility room with a washer and dryer is also on the lower floor.   A handy laundry chute from the upper floor to the utility room facilitates doing the laundry.

All linens are furnished, but please bring your own beach towels.

Washers Pit, Ping Pong Table, and Foosball Table:
Children and adults both enjoy using the ping pong table and foosball table in the garage, and the washers pit in the yard.

Amenities of The Point vacation lake house:

  • 300 Feet of waterfront on Lake LBJ open water
  • Spectacular views of Lake LBJ from inside the home
  • Covered boat dock with electric lift
  • Large deck at the boat dock with 4 chaise lounges, table and 6 chairs
  • Clean shallow water swimming area
  • Fantastic lake views from large covered porch and covered deck
  • Fishing pier for fishing, sunbathing, relaxing, etc.
  • Hammock beside the lake for relaxing
  • Outdoor fire pit
  • 4 Bedrooms and 3 baths and can sleep up to 12 people - King-sized bed, queen-sized bed, 2 twin beds and 6 single beds
  • Large lot for games and parking several cars
  • Cable TV and Wi-Fi
  • Two separate living areas - one upstairs and one downstairs
  • Utility room with a washer and dryer
  • Washers Pit, Ping Pong Table, and Foosball Table

Things to do in the area:

  • Boating, waterskiing, jet skiing, swimming, and sunbathing
  • Fish from the shore, the pier, the boat dock or out in your boat
  • Enjoy a variety of food at the restaurants in the local towns
  • Shop for antiques, artwork, jewelry, clothing and gifts in the local towns
  • Visit the art galleries and museums in the local towns
  • Tour the 4 local wineries and try their wine tasting
  • Tour Longhorn Caverns
  • Go out with a fishing guide and catch your limit
  • Visit President Johnson's boyhood home in Johnson City
  • Golf at one of the local golf courses
  • See the latest movies at the Cinema 8 in Marble Falls
  • Take a scenic drive around the 4 lakes within minutes of the home
  • Be sure to bring your camera
  • For upcoming events in the area - click here

Minimum stays are four nights during the Summer and most holidays and two nights during the rest of the year. Please note below the surcharge for stays less than seven days during the Summer that include a weekend.

Rental Fees

Winter Rates (November - February):
  Week nights (Sun. - Thur.)  for up to 8 people...   $275 per night
  Weekend nights (Fri. - Sat.) for up to 8 people...  $350 per night
  Holiday nights - Thanksgiving and Christmas School Break Nights are for up to 8 people... $400 per night
  Extra person $10 per night

March Rates:
  Week nights (Sun. - Thur.) for up to 8 people...    $300 per night*
  Weekend nights (Fri. - Sat.) for up to 8 people...  $400 per night
  Extra person $10 per night

*Spring Break weeks in March are $400 per night all week.

April, May (prior to Memorial Day) Rates:
  Week nights (Sun. - Thur.) for up to 8 people...    $300 per night
  Weekend nights (Fri. - Sat.) for up to 8 people...  $600 per night
  Holiday nights for up to 8 people… $600 per night
  Extra person $10 per night

Summer Rates (Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day)
  Week nights (Sun. – Thur.) for up to 8 people…   $600 per night
  Weekend nights (Fri. – Sat.) for up to 8 people… $700 per night
  Holiday nights for up to 8 people… $700 per night
  Extra person $10 per night

Note: A Friday or Saturday night stay in Summer requires a 7 night minimum or booking all available nights between two other stays or a surcharge for stays of 4-6 nights. This minimum does not apply for week night only stays.

After Labor Day throught October Rates:
  Week nights (Sun. – Thur.) for up to 8 people…   $300 per night
  Weekend nights (Fri. – Sat.) for up to 8 people… $600 per night
  Holiday nights for up to 8 people… $600 per night
  Extra person $10 per night

$400 refundable deposit is required.
One time cleaning fee of $150 per stay for up to eight guests. $10 additional cleaning fee for each additional guest over eight.  Rates subject to change without notice until confirmed.

Other Information:
   Check in time - after 5:00 pm
   Check out time - before 11:00 am
   We are sorry, but we are unable to accommodate pets.
   This is a non-smoking lake house.

Guest Comments:

"Great place for family vacation! Location provided an awesome view. Beautiful property with updated decor. Kitchen was very spacious, well stocked with dishes and cookware, and the bar and dining table provided ample seating. In addition, the seating on the deck was great for dining or relaxing....always a nice breeze! We especially enjoyed the large yard for playing outdoor games. Chaise lounges were nice for enjoying the sun on the dock, yet trees provided shade for those who preferred that. Great to have a lift available for our boat. Owner was very nice to work with and quick to provide answers to questions. Definitely top of our list for next vacation on the lake." E. S.

"Our family would like to thank the Gaston family for allowing us to vacation in their home! The home was beautiful, roomy, comfortable and extremely relaxing! Everything you needed was at our fingertips! If you forgot something, no worries, HEB and Restaurants are right down the street. The scenery was gorgeous and we had some feathered friends to stop by and join in! We will definitely be returning if the home is kept available! God bless!" H. T.

"Great vacation again this year with the family at The Point. Beautiful home, well maintained and perfect for big families. Kids love having their own separate space downstairs. Whether you just swim, boat all day, or just swing in a hammock, this is the place to be. We definitely plan to come back again next summer." S. T.-Ft. Worth

"My friends and I (12 total) make yearly trips for a girls' weekend. This was our second visit to The Point and the first time we've ever returned to a house. The Point is setup perfectly; plenty of room for everyone to enjoy themselves with just the right amenities for comfort. The house is beautifully laid out and the large windows offer some of the best views of the lake we've ever seen. We made a unanimous decision to make The Point our official weekend retreat every year and we're already counting down the days until 2016. HUGE thanks to Brian for opening his lovely home and making the entire reservation process so easy!" A. B.

"AWESOME TIME!  My family and friends had a wonderful experience this past weekend.  You have a fantastic home with the accommodations I expect and want when out of town.  Weather was great, fishing was good but most of all we just enjoyed each others company." H.C. - Ft. Worth

"We really enjoyed the house and hope to come back sometime in the future.  The kids had a great time playing in the nice big yard and fishing – they caught 4 different kinds of fish from the piers!  The bunk room was also very nice for them.  We really liked the common areas in the house.  The openness of the kitchen/dining/den leaves lots of room for everyone to visit without being crowded.  And the kitchen was top-notch!  The beds were comfy – everything was perfect!"    S. P. – Houston

"We really had a great time at the lake house. The house was great and the view exceeded our expectations. Our kids had a great time fishing and hanging out on the hammock. Our entire group was impressed with the home and it made the experience one to remember. We plan on coming back. You all have done a really nice job decorating and including all the comforts of home."  J. B. – Flower Mound

"We just wanted to write to tell you what a wonderful weekend we had at your lake house.  Your house is absolutely gorgeous and is so well-appointed, we enjoyed ourselves fully!   What a beautiful piece of property that is, and the house takes full advantage of the magnificent view.  We are thrilled to have found "The Point," and since we now love the house so much, we hope that all other renters will take excellent care of the house so that it will remain in its pristine condition for as long as possible." J. H., San Antonio


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