Henley

Gillespie County, United States
  based on 25 reviews
Keyfacts
  •   3
  •   1
  • SQF 230
  •  wifi
  •  A/C
  •  Parking

Description

Henley is a luxurious brand new one bedroom tiny house sleep up to 3 with a full kitchen, full bathroom and tons of amenities including a private deck and hot tub with scenic views of a Texas Hill Country landscape.  Situated on 13 acres only minutes from Main Street Fredericksburg and all of the wonderful shopping, dining, and attractions offered by Fredericksburg and the surrounding Hill Country.   Perfect for short or long term getaways!  

Henley is one of multiple luxury private guesthouses at Gladheart situated on 13 acres of beautiful Texas Hill Country minutes from Main Street Fredericksburg and close to the Pedernales River.  Inside Henley you will be welcomed by a complimentary bottle of wine in the living room furnished with a couch which can be converted into a full bed.  The coffee table has a pop up tabletop which can be used as a workstation or dining table while watching the wall mounted Smart TV.   Three picture windows in the living room area offer wonderful views of the private property and surrounding hill country from the comfort of the couch.  A beautiful space to relax, read a book, work, and/or dine.    

The living room flows into a fully equipped kitchen with induction cooktop, microwave convection oven, dishwasher,  cute retro style refrigerator and plenty of concrete countertop space and the housewares needed to meet your culinary needs.  The kitchen is also equipped with a Keurig coffee machine and complimentary K-cups and creamers.  A drip coffee machine is also available should you prefer to brew your own coffee.    

From the kitchen you can access the full bathroom with modern finishings including tiled shower, floating vanity, West Elm medicine cabinet and a toilet.  Complimentary shampoo, conditioner, and soap are also provided.  Take the stairs up to the unique bedroom loft with a king size memory foam mattress, luxury bedding, and another Smart TV.  

Henley is equipped with modern heating and air conditioning to ensure your utmost comfort throughout the year.  Henley also has a combination washer and dryer offering our guests a full service home perfect for both short and long term stays.    

Step outside onto the deck where you can barbecue with the gas grill, roast marshmallows around the gas firepit in Adirondack chairs, or relax in the private hot tub while watching the wildlife play, listening to birds sing and absorbing the stunning Texas sunrises and sunsets and bright Texas stars at night.    

Take a stroll through the property and you will likely spot deer, jackrabbits, a variety of birds, and almost certainly the three friendly donkeys.  Along the walking paths on the property are beautifully crafted benches and a beautiful natural pond.    

The fun does not end there.  You will also have access to a common outdoor area with picnic tables, horseshoes, and a common gameroom available to our guests where you can enjoy shuffleboard, pool, ping pong, darts or play cards all while listening to classics on the vintage jukebox or watching TV on the Smart TVs.  


Rooms

1 Bathroom, 1 Bedroom, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room


Amenities
  • Sleeping
    Bed linen, 1 King bed, 1 Sofa bed
  • Cooking
    Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator
  • Heating/Cooling
    Air conditioning, Heating available
  • Outside
    Private Terrace (1)
  • Entertainment
    Wireless Broadband Internet, TV (Antenna)
  • Sanitary
    Hair dryer, Essentials, Hot Tub
  • Laundry
    Clothes dryer, Iron & Board, Washing machine
  • Miscellaneous
    Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher, First aid kit, Smoke Detector
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Bedroom, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room
Facilities
  • Parking
    Parking Included
Policies
Check in:
3:00 PM
Check out:
11:00 AM
Map
Location

430 Glad Heart Trail , Gillespie County, 78624, United States


Directions

Check-In

Check-in time is after 3:00 pm.

Directions

Any GPS navigation system/app should take you to Glad Heart Trail which is very close to the intersection of I-87 and River Road (next to the Pedernales River).  There are also signs for River Road on I-87.  Here is a Google Maps Link (https://goo.gl/maps/GU9r9keBucL2) to Gladheart.

Once you turn onto Glad Heart Trail which is a gravel road, proceed straight and slowly.  You will first pass the River Road Ranch Resort on your right and approach a gate with a keypad.  The code for this gate is 1111.  Proceed slowly through the gate once open and please wait for the gate to close behind you before continuing down the road (this is to ensure no animals get out and onto the road).  Continue down the gravel road following the signs for Gladheart until you see the signs for Henley.  Henley is located past Lucinda behind the fence with the Henley sign on it. You can park anywhere inside the fence on the gravel area.

Entry

No need for keys!  You can access Henley via the front door using the keypad lock.  The code for this door is 2018.

Overview

All amenities have been provided including clean bedding, fresh towels, bathroom supplies, and more.  Bedding for the convertible sofa in the living room can be found inside the coffee table which has a pop-up tabletop and storage inside.  The coffee tabletop can be raised to various heights for dining and/or working and will click and lock in place at the various heights.  In order to close the table top, lift it as far as it can go at which point it will release and you can then push it all the way back down. 

Our kitchen is at your disposal. Enjoy a cup of coffee using the Keurig coffee machine.  A traditional drip coffee machine is also available to brew your own ground coffee.  Feel free to use our cookware, utensils, and appliances as needed. 

Appliances

The cooktop is an induction cooktop so please use the cookware provided.  Also provided is a convection/microwave oven, dishwasher and combination washer/dryer.  Please use only the powdered dishwashing detergent provided in the detergent dispenser and DO NOT use liquid dishwashing detergent or dishwasher tabs! Please only use the powder detergent provided in the washer     Instructions for most of these major appliances can be found inside the Guest Binder under Operating Manuals. 

A rechargeable lantern is also provided for your use while relaxing at night on the Henley patio area or during an evening walk through Gladheart.  We just ask that at check out you return it to its original location and plug it back in to be recharged. 

TV Instructions

The TVs are Roku SmartTVs which you can use to stream all of your favorite programming. The TVs can be fully controlled using the Roku remotes.

Please do not purchase any programming unless it is clearly using your own personal accounts and please don’t forget to logout of your personal accounts before checking out.

Finally, we ask that you please return all remotes to their original location upon checkout.  

Heating and Air Conditioning

Heating and air conditioning can be controlled using the AC remote mounted on the wall in the living room.  We recommend you use the Follow Me feature on the remote which turns the remote into a thermostat and will control the AC unit based on the temperature of the location of the remote. This is especially helpful when relaxing/sleeping in the loft bedroom to ensure the loft is cooled or heated to your desired temperature while you sleep. We have also provided a small space heater which can be found in the storage underneath the stairs for supplemental heat in case you need it for your utmost comfort. Please return the AC remote to its original location at check-out. During cooling seasons, please leave thermostat set at 74F when checking out.  During heating seasons, please leave thermostat set at 62F when checking out.

Outdoor Area

Entertainment and relaxation awaits you outside with a private deck, hot tub, patio seating, gas firepit, and gas barbecue grill.

Hot Tub

Enjoy our large outdoor hot tub.  Please make sure the hot tub is covered when not in use and please do not not turn the hot tub off.    

Parking

Please park your car(s) on the gravel area located at the entrance to Henley inside the fence.

Getting Around

The closest grocery store is an HEB that is only 4.4 miles away. It is located at 407 South Adams Fredericksburg, TX 78624. There are also a variety of shops, banks, bars, and restaurants nearby.  Please let us know if you are searching for a specific type of store or restaurant, and we can point you in the right direction!

WiFi

Wireless high-speed internet access is available throughout the property.  The wifi network name is Gladheart and the password is silvertip.

Safety

Please be very careful when using the stairs and always use the handrail!

Please DO NOT tamper with any of the utilities including the hot water heater temperature controls in bathroom which should never be touched. 

Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors are installed in all living areas.  A fire extinguisher can be found mounted on the wall in the living room.

Trails, Pond & ZZ TOP Gameroom 

Just a short stroll from Henley is Gladheart’s gameroom which is named the ZZ Top Gameroom. The ZZ Top Gameroom is a common area available for all Gladheart guests.  You can access the ZZ Top Gameroom using the keypad lock where the code is 2018.  Here you will find endless fun including a shuffleboard table, dartboards, and a pool table which can be converted into a ping pong table.  A beverage refrigerator is also available inside the gameroom.

Please be mindful of all guests when utilizing common outdoor entertainment areas and the ZZ Top Gameroom.

You can also take a stroll through where you will likely spot deer, jackrabbits, a variety of birds, and almost certainly the three friendly donkeys.  Along the walking paths on the property are beautifully crafted benches, picnic tables and a beautiful natural pond.  Relax next to the pond in Adirondack chairs around the modern and elegant steel wood burning firepit while watching a beautiful Texas Hill Country sunset.  Firewood is available on the firewood rack located close to the firepit.  

Rules

We don’t have any special rules other than to treat Gladheart and Henley with respect and care and to leave everything in the same condition and location as when you arrived.  We also ask you to respect the reasonable peace, comfort and privacy of our guests whether while enjoying Henley or when using the ZZ Top Gameroom.  In addition, Gladheart is a non-smoking environment. If you need to smoke, please do so outside and dispose of your cigarettes afterward.

Checkout Instructions

We kindly ask that you check out of the house before 11am and to place any dirty dishes and glasses in the dishwasher and run the dishwasher before departing.  Please note we do have a few very sweet and friendly barn cats living on Gladheart who love our guests.  They are well taken care of by us so do not feel obligated to feed them.  You are welcome to feed them and provide them water if you want and enjoy their company but please DO NOT let them into the homes out of respect for our other guests.  This will ensure that we have time to properly clean the house in preparation for other guests checking in.  Before departing please close and lock all doors to the house. Please do not leave any trash outside.  All trash can be disposed of in the nearby trash dumpster which can be found along the road entering Gladheart.  Finally, please leave any used or wet towels in the shower and not on the floor.

Thank you!

Once again, thank you for staying with us. We sincerely hope you enjoy your time in Fredericksburg. It truly is an awesome place. Do not hesitate to contact us if you need anything or have any questions. It is our goal to provide you with the best experience possible.

Finally, we would greatly appreciate it if you and everyone in your group would follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/gladheart430 and also check in to Gladheart on Facebook upon your arrival.  Great way to let all your Facebook friends know about us. 

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based on 25 reviews
Olivia
Wonderful Spot for a Getaway!

This place was a wonderful spot for getting away from the city for a few nights! Very stylishly decorated, has everything you need to cook if you want to, and the outdoor space is great. The positioning of the home and the fences also give it a lot of privacy and a secluded feel. And it’s not too far from Fredericksburg! Would definitely stay here again

Not specified  |  stayed in 12/2021

Stephanie
Perfect Little Get Away Spot!

This is the perfect little get away spot! This tiny house is super cute and clean. The hot tub and firepit outside were the best parts of our stay here. Highly recommend staying here if you’re in town for winery tours!

Young couple  |  stayed in 2/2021

James
Henley Tiny House Experience was the Best

Henley is a wonderful location. Very quiet, private and full of thoughtful touches. Amer really goes out of his way to ensure each guest has the best experience and is very responsive if you have any questions or concerns. We really enjoyed the hot tub and thought the tiny house experience was one of the best! We will definitely be back to visit Gladheart soon.”

Young couple  |  stayed in 2/2021

Taylor
Adorable and Amazing!

This is one adorable and amazing place to stay! It was in a location that can’t be beat, and with the additional privacy to top it all off. My husband and I love the place so much, we are planning on building one of our own. If you are visiting Fredericksburg, this is the place to stay ☺️

Young couple  |  stayed in 1/2021

Kaylee
Such a Great Place!

Such a great place! Very very cute and loved the hot tub. Highly suggest!!

Young couple  |  stayed in 1/2021

Nydia
Best Tiny Home I've Stayed In!

This was probably the best tiny home I’ve stayed in, beautiful design and efficient use of a small space. Super clean and cozy with everything you could need for a long weekend. We will definitely be staying again the next time we’re in Fredericksburg!

Young couple  |  stayed in 1/2021

Becky
Henley is the Perfect Place for any Getaway!

Henley is the perfect place for any getaway. It was so clean, cozy, and had everything we needed to enjoy a weekend in Fredricksburg! The location can’t be beat; Henley is situated on quiet, open, farmland with beautiful sunsets and wild animals but also only a very short drive to downtown. We loved the outdoor fire pit and the hot tub. The sunrise from the bedroom is spectacular. The shower and kitchen are spacious. Amer clearly has paid attention to detail because Henley is complete with any thing that you might need during your stay. Amer and his team were quick to respond to questions and to ensure our stay was perfect. We are SO glad we chose Henley for our weekend getaway and can’t wait to go back soon!

Young couple  |  stayed in 1/2021

Bri
Will Definitely Be Back!

The hot tub, gas fire pit, and a very friendly cat were the highlights of my stay. Amer was a great host. I will definitely be back!

Not specified  |  stayed in 1/2021

Bianca
Absolutely Perfect!

Our stay was absolutely perfect. There was such unique touches to Henley that made our stay great and feel like home. From the beautiful view to waking up to wildlife in the front yard - staying at Henley was a great experience.

Not specified  |  stayed in 1/2021

Caitlyn
Wonderful Stay!

Amer was a great, hospitable host! We enjoyed the space and he was always quick to answer any questions or help.

Young couple  |  stayed in 1/2021

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