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Effie's Homestead

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Joan

Effie's Homestead

Entire guesthouse
6 guests3 bedrooms5 beds3 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
3 baths
Joan is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Our 3 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath newly-renovated guesthouse, originally built around 1900, sits on an acre on the edge of Circled Bar Ranch, 4 miles west of the city of Bowie. Spacious, inviting interior combines modern comfort with a touch of ranching family heritage. Guests may enjoy country living while experiencing Bowie's eclectic shops, dining, local festivals and activities, and Second Monday Trade Days. Wifi and satellite TV are available.

Amenities

Air conditioning
Cable TV
Dryer
Essentials
Heating
Iron

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 bunk bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 12PM (noon) - 7PM

Availability

9 Reviews

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Geoff User Profile
Geoff
September 2018
Joan and Jim were the ideal hosts: They communicated promptly with us, they were flexible about our arrival and departure times, they made sure that we had everything we needed (and more--thanks for the goodies in the fridge!), and they intuited when we desired privacy. We had a …
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Response from Joan:
Thanks for your kind words, Geoff. It was our pleasure to have you and your family stay at Effie's Homestead. We are thankful that you enjoyed the quiet time you were seeking. Please come again! Joan
September 2018
Ashley User Profile
Ashley
August 2018
Joan was such a great hostess!! There were many snacks available for us, as well as basic groceries so that we could have a warm breakfast. This home was beyond amazing for my friends and I staying for Hotter 'n Hell in Wichita Falls and was a short 30 min drive. I wish our stay …
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Tammy
June 2018
Joan, Home is very clean and nice and supplied with fruit, snacks and breakfast food. Would recommend to amyone
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Response from Joan:
Thanks for your kind review, Tammy. We welcome you and your family back any time. Have a safe journey home.
June 2018
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Jeff
May 2018
2nd stay here and just as great as the first! Joan is an awesome host & the house is fantastic!
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Response from Joan:
Thanks for staying with us! You and your family are awesome guests! Come again!
May 2018
Bailey User Profile
Bailey
May 2018
I rented Effie's homestead for my bridesmaids and I to stay in and get ready for my wedding. Joan was an amazing host and made sure we had eveeything we needed. She provided us with breakfast foods and all the amenities we needed. There was plenty of space for my hair stylist and…
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Response from Joan:
Thanks for your kind review, Bailey. We truly enjoyed hosting you and your special friends. We wish you many years of happiness as you venture into married life!
May 2018
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Robert
May 2018
Wonderful, peaceful home that is thoughtfully laid out and well furnished. The early morning breeze wafting through the house while looking across the prarie pasutre was most refreshing after a good night's sleep. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and left rested.
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Response from Joan:
Thanks for your kind review, Robert. We so enjoyed meeting all of you. You were tremendous guests, and we look forward to having you stay with us again. Thanks for leaving the house spotless!
May 2018
Kelly User Profile
Kelly
March 2018
This home was warm and had homey touches. Joan was an outstanding hostess.
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Response from Joan:
We appreciate your kind review. Thank you so much and come see us again!
March 2018

Hosted by Joan

Bowie, Texas, United StatesJoined in October 2017
Joan User Profile
9 Reviews
Joan is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My husband and I own and operate Circled Bar Ranch, outside of Bowie, Texas. I am a retired teacher, and my husband James is retired military and retired City Manager of Bowie. We love to travel, are active in civic and church affairs, and enjoy our three children and seven grand…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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