Vacation Home

Sweet Escape-Historic Estate Home with Pool & Hot Tub

  • 10 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 7 Beds
  • 3 Bathrooms

History meets luxury in this large (3500 sq. ft.) German Limestone home (Heinemann-Moritz Estate built in1873 on 2/3 of an acre) in Fredericksburg, Texas.

The home has been lovingly restored, featuring a fabulous outdoor entertaining area with a pool (heated for extra charge), large hot tub, BBQ grill, fire pit, dining table, chaise lounges and sitting area. There  are 2 grassy lawn areas for kids to run around or play yard games (corn hole/ jumbo connect 4!) 

The gourmet kitchen has an oversized island, bar and a Wolf gas oven with 6 burners, a griddle and 2 ovens for the little chef in you! The living room is floor-to-ceiling glass overlooking the lush backyard, lovingly called "The Secret Garden" by friends (has a pullout queen sleeper sofa for kids!) The second living room is in the original limestone Sunday house and has a TV, couch, 2 chairs, a pool table, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the front courtyard. The study has a day bed (sleeps 1 child) and a game table/ 4 chairs with multiple board games for your enjoyment.

The master bedroom has stained beams and a vaulted ceiling, tall windows overlooking the private courtyard, a King four-poster bed, TV and private bath (shower and pedestal tub). The 2nd bedroom has a King bed and the 3rd bedroom has a queen bed. The 2nd and 3rd bedroom share a bathroom with double granite-topped sink, walk-in double head shower with travertine tile. The 4th bedroom is upstairs with a vaulted ceiling and private bath with shower. It has 2 Queen beds and a TV. We have beds for 10 adults (and a couch Queen pull-out bed and a daybed for up to 3 kids).  The house offers cable television,  4 flatscreen TV's and Wifi. The dining room seats 10, the breakfast bar seats 2, the back porch seats 6, the fire pit seats 6 and the outdoor dining table seats 8- multiple options for entertaining! The estate is located on 2/3 secluded acres just one block off of Main Street. Setting includes 2 English courtyards and a large backyard with an old Red Barn.

We want to help you PLAN Incredible Experiences for your trip! WHO is in your group?
* Family with kids/Multi-generational Family
* Bachelorette/ Engagement/Wedding party
* Couples weekend
* Business Retreat/Team Building
I will make specific recommendations to ELEVATE your stay for
*Photographer *Wine Tours *Chefs *In-Home Massages or Facials *Horseback riding * Decorations for Celebrations. *Cakes & Cookies *Charcuterie *Transportation * Pre-stocking Refrigerator

Please contact the vendors directly and tell them Escape to Fredericksburg referred you! These are local, 3rd party services that the managing Host is assisting to arrange, and is NOT affiliated with the Host or property owner, and by booking any of the available add-ons the renter understands they are not affiliated with the host or property owner, and the guest/renter agrees to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Host and property owner for any and all claims related to any third-party activities.

#*ELIPSE GUESTS#*- If you are renting Sweet Escape any time during April 3-10, 2024, YOUR RESERVATION AND DEPOSIT ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. Please purchase Trip Insurance immediately and provide me a copy within 3 days of booking or your trip will be canceled. (We suggest VRBO insurance or ) The Person who books the house MUST stay during that time (as always, VRBO reservations are NON-TRANSFERABLE). DUE THE  UNIQUE EVENT, There will be No refunds (even if the cell service, cable, electricity or other services go out during your stay.). 

Home highlights


Wireless Broadband Internet


Hot tub and Pool

History meet Luxury at Sweet Escape!

Living room with pull-out couch

Master Bath

Gourmet Kitchen

Dining Room


Pool and spa facilities

Heated Outdoor swimming pool

Parking and facilities

Parking-on-street and Parking Included


Credit cards accepted and Accessible 24/7

Bathroom and laundry

Bathroom & Laundry, Bed linen, Clothes dryer, Essentials, Iron & Board, Shower, Towel-set, Bathtub, Washbasin and Washing machine

Heating and cooling

Air conditioning, Ceiling fans and Central heating


TV (Cable)

Internet and office

Wireless Broadband Internet

Kitchen and dining

Blender, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Grill, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster and Vacuum cleaner

Home safety

Carbon Monoxide Detector, Fire Extinguisher and Smoke Detector

House Rules

  • Credit cards accepted

Check in: 04:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM



Policy and notes


August 2023


About host

Jill Harpold

Escape to Fredericksburg is a Luxury Vacation Rental group that grew out of hosting guests at our carriage house since 2011. Our exceptional attention to detail in our properties and our customer care won us the Above and Beyond Award from VRBO (1 of 5 in U.S.) Choose from our

Sweet Escape- Our Historic 1874 Estate Home (4/3 for 6-13 with pool/hot tub), 

Sage Haus : Classic Fredericksburg 1918 Cottage style 2/1 for 2-4 guests with hot tub and fire pit

We know you will find the perfect place to enjoy your Escape to Fredericksburg TX!

Contact us

Subscribe to our newsletter