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Walk to Downtown, Acl,Soco, 6th Street, Sxsw, Yet Quiet, Semi-Forest Setting

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

SoCo house description

Avoid cabs and finding parking for festivals and Downtown. A short pleasant walk to most events. A great 1750 square foot, three bedroom, two bath, two story home with an incredible location one block from South 1st and six blocks from South Congress Ave.

Garage Apt (additional charge) has bedroom and living room/kitchen and deck. Sleeps 4 in 2 beds. One bathroom. Nestled among oak trees and bamboo.

Just minutes from downtown Austin (walking or biking), fine dining, and quaint local restaurants with entertainment. This cozy and inviting home is fully appointed with all furnishings, appliances, well equipped kitchen is excellent for cooking and entertaining guests. The home has hardwood floors throughout and is very comfortable for both adults and children.

The first floor features the Master bedroom with a king-sized bed, and a second bedroom with a queen size bed. Also on the first floor is a multi-person sunken tub in the first bathroom. The second full bathroom, also on the first floor has a red 'clawfoot-type' footed tub in the Wild-West bathroom.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher. Coffee maker, French press and coffee grinder as well as all the normal kitchen stuff are included. The washer and dryer are also on the first floor.
The peninsula kitchen has a breakfast bar. There is a flat screen on the wall of the living room, as well as a convertible full sofa, which converts to a sofa-bed..

The second floor contains the loft style living area, with a king sized bed as well as a full sized futon. Access to the outside second story deck is thru the sliding glass doors. The deck is crowned by large oaks and secluded in a forest of lush bamboo.

Behind the property is a one bedroom garage apartment. (Sleeps 4; 2 in queen bed in bedroom and 2 in living room) with it's own kitchen and 3/4 bath. This also has a deck nestled among the oaks and bamboo. Available for additional space, if needed. Ask about rates, for the additional one bedroom apartment.

Only Minutes to Downtown, SxSW, ACL, UT, Zilker Park, Mopac and Hwy 35. 15 Minutes to the airport, 10 minutes to Amtak station.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1757 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Detached Unit: 1 queen, 1 double

            Extra charge sleeps 2 beds separated by wall and bath...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Ground Floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Ground Floor...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Upstairs...moreless

          • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa (1), Futons (1) Convertible Sleep Sofa bed in downstairs living area, no privacy; Futon upstairs in bedroom with one of the Kings...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2

            ...moreless

          • 2 One sunken two person tub One footed vintage tub Both with showers

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Music Library:

            Cable TV has lots of music stations, Pop, Country, Rock, Classical, Jazz...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Festivals
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Boating
          • Miniature Golf
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

              • Downtown:

                I am sorta downtown. Maybe a good mile or about two kilometres from downtown. I have walked it numerous times. But it's too far for boots or high heels....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Racquetball
              • Spelunking
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central...moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Garage:

                    If you have a Lamborghini, Ferrari or Aston Martin...moreless

                  • Heating:

                    Central...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Wireless...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Sleeper Sofa in living room...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Driveway: 3 cars or 2 Pickups/SUVs Front of house 2 vehicles...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    3 cars or 2 large pickups...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath, Hand and washcloths provided. Beach Towels for Barton Springs pool or sun tanning on deck provided upon request...moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Drip type, French Press, Coffee grinder...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Plates, Bowls, Silverware Wine glasses, Chilled beer glasses, Cocktail glasses Corkscrews, knives, cutting boards, spatulas, spoons, measuring spoons & cups Pots and pans, grater, strainer...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven:

                    Gas; full sized, 4 burner...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Deck / Patio
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.4
                  from 11 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  South by Southwest
                  Mar 13 - Mar 22, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $600
                  Summer 2015
                  Jun 1 - Sep 3, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $150 $300
                  Fri, Sat
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $250 $400
                  Fri, Sat

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 15%

                  Notes:

                  Rates maybe higher due to special event such as Austin City Limits Fest, Formula 1, South by Southwest, Independence Day.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  7.5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Austin Bergstrom (AUS)
                  300 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  El Mercado Bar & Restaurant
                  0.7 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  3 hole course
                  1.9 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-35
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  El Mercado Mexican
                  4.6 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Lake Austin Walsh Boat Ramp
                  1.3 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Zilker Park Barton Springs Natural Spring fed Pool

                  6th Street - 7 minutes car, 28 minute walk. 1.6 miles

                  SoCo (South Congress) Entertainment Area - 4 minutes car, 13 minute walk. 0.6 miles

                  Downtown and South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival - 4 minutes car, 22 minute walk. 1.1 miles

                  Austin City Limits (ACL) Festival - 5 minutes car, 26 minute walk. 1.3 miles

                  South 1st St. Trailers & Restaurants - 3 minutes car, 5 minute walk. 0.2 miles

                   

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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Street view

                    Street view

                  • Dining Room

                    Dining Room

                  • Queen Bedroom Downstairs

                    Queen Bedroom Downstairs

                  • Bedroom with Queen

                    Bedroom with Queen

                  • King Downstairs Bedroom; I'm not computer savvy thus I'm perplexed it's sideways

                    King Downstairs Bedroom; I'm not computer savvy thus I'm perplexed it's sideways

                  • Rear View of 2nd Story deck

                    Rear View of 2nd Story deck

                  • Second Story Deck

                    Second Story Deck

                  • Living Room. View from front door

                    Living Room. View from front door

                  • Iron stairway to upper floor bedroom and outside deck.

                    Iron stairway to upper floor bedroom and outside deck.

                  • Second Downstairs Bedroom. Queen Bed

                    Second Downstairs Bedroom. Queen Bed

                  • Bathroom tub

                    Bathroom tub

                  • Upper bedroom King

                    Upper bedroom King

                  VRBO #154740

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $150 - $600 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

                  View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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                  512-699-3391 (Texas, USA)

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