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Harris Park Guest House & Side Yard

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Last updated: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hyde Park house description

Relax or enjoy Austin's sights from this unique setting: a beautifully restored Craftsman- style house built in 1911 and registered as an Austin Historical Landmark. It sits on a beautifully landscaped one-half acre lot in the quiet Hyde Park area of the city just north of the University of Texas campus. Completely renovated, yet conserving the graceful ambience of the original home, Harris Park Guest House is furnished with an eclectic mix of antiques and mid-twentieth century modern furniture. The fully equipped kitchen and formal dining room are ideal for cooking, dining, even entertaining.

Located at the corner of Harris Park Avenue and 32nd Street, just 1/2 mile west of Interstate 35, it is easy to reach and serves as a great base for exploring Austin's many attractions: 1.5 miles from the State Capitol, 1.2 miles from the Elizabet Ney Museum, 5 miles from Barton Springs, 2 miles from Sixth Street, 1.5 miles from the Blanton Museum. A host of wonderful restaurants are within walking distance or an easy drive. Not into sightseeing? If you want relaxation, then this is your place! The house offers lots of comfortable, cozy nooks to curl up with a good book, to watch TV, or to listen to the stereo. Three paved patios offer great outdoor spots for sitting, relaxing, reading, or watching passersby. On football weekends, walk to the stadium in minutes (3/4 mile away), or sit on the front porch and watch an endless stream of people in burnt orange walk by.

Do your kids live in Austin? This is the perfect spot! Visit as long as you like, but have a place all your own, and still big enough to have the whole family over for dinner. The perfect nest for 'snowbirds' during winter! Whatever brings you to Austin, Harris Park Guest House offers a great alternative to hotel accommodations at very reasonable rates!

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Sleeping Porch

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          • Queen size Beds (1) The master bedroom as a queen bed, Double Beds (1) Two bedrooms each have a double bed, Twin or Single Beds (1) The downstairs sleeping porch has two twin beds...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable:

            Digital Cable by Grande Communications. 27 inch Sony Widescreen TV...moreless

          • Stereo

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Leisure Activities

          • Boating
          • Miniature Golf
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Golf
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Swimming
          • Water Skiing

          General

          • Air Conditioning:

            Dual Zone Central Air and Heat...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Free Long Distance:

            Free Long Distance of calls within continental United States Only. Please use your personal cell phone for international calls...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Parking Off Street:

            Space for Up to Three Vehicles...moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Space Available for Medium Size Boat of Small RV (Up to about 25 feet long)...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet:

            Secure Wireless Internet is password protected...moreless

          Kitchen

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            Supplies include coffee maker, pots, pans, skillet, utensils, stainless dinnerware, china, cups, glassware...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio:

            Stone paved patios on North, West, and South have seating and provide lots of spaces for outdoor dining or relaxing...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill

          Payment Type

          • Mastercard
          • Visa
           

          Reviews

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Standard Rate
          Aug 26 - Feb 22, 2015
          2 night min stay
          $200
          $1,200 $3,400

          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

          My Standard Rate
          2 night min stay
          $200
          $1,200 $3,400

          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Cleaning $100 + tax
          • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
          • Tax Rate 15%

          Notes:

          Base Rate is for double occupancy (2 guests). Add $25.00 per night per additional guest. Maximum 6 adults: $300.00 per night. For stays of 7 nights, seventh night is free! For stays of 30 or more consecutive nights, no Hotel Occupancy Tax.

          Special Events:

          SXSW/ACL/UT Graduation: $450.00 per night (3 night minimum)

          Formula One: $1000.00 per night (4 night minimum)

          Refundable Security Deposit ($350.00 for usual booking, $450.00 for Special Event Booking. Balance due (Rent, Cleaning fee, Hotel Occupancy Tax) due 4-6 weeks before check-in. Completed Booking Application and Refundable Security Deposit required to secure reservation.


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          Calendar

          Last updated: 12/07/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates
           

          Location

          Bat Viewing at Congress Street Bridge about 4 miles away, Eastwood Park- a large city park- !/8 mile away

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2008

          About the owner: Ann & Jay in Lee's Ferry, Utah

          Why the Owner Chose Hyde Park:
          Austin is like no other place on earth! It has everything: culture, arts, scenery, sports, good climate (well, pretty good in summer, great in winter!), restaurants, and fun places to walk. Harris Park Guest House is right in the middle of it all; just minutes from UT, downtown, the Blanton Gallery, Town Lake, and Lake Austin. Great parks, shopping and eating all within an easy walk.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          We fell in love with this house the first time we saw it. Built in 1911, an Austin historic landmark home, it has been completely renovated, and offers modern comfort and convenience in a turn of the century setting. The half-acre grounds have three stone patios with seating for relaxation and outside dining. The kitchen and dining room offer ideal facilities for entertaining and meal preparation. The neighborhood is fantastic for walking. All in all, Harris Park Guest House is perfect as a base from which to explore Austin, or just as a place to hang out and relax!


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          Speaks: english

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          Photos

          • Harris Park Guest House & Side Yard

            Harris Park Guest House & Side Yard

          • Living Room

            Living Room

          • Master Bedroom

            Master Bedroom

          • Bath off Master Bedroom

            Bath off Master Bedroom

          • Upstairs Sunroom

            Upstairs Sunroom

          • Dining Room

            Dining Room

          • TV Room

            TV Room

          • Bathroom off Downstairs Bedroom

            Bathroom off Downstairs Bedroom

          • Harris Park Guest House- Main Entrance

            Harris Park Guest House- Main Entrance

          • Kitchen

            Kitchen

          • Downstairs Bedroom

            Downstairs Bedroom

          • Study

            Study

          • Upstairs Bedroom

            Upstairs Bedroom

          • Downstairs Bathroom

            Downstairs Bathroom

          • Living Room

            Living Room

          • Backyard Landscaping

            Backyard Landscaping

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          This listing was first published here in 2009.

          Date last modified - Sunday, December 07, 2014

          $200 per night (USD)
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          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
          Sleeps 8

          View calendar: Updated 12/07/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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          Member since: 2009
          Speaks: english
          • Response time: Within 12 hours
          • Response rate: 100%
          • Calendar last updated: 12/07/2014
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          (713) 898-3303 (Texas, USA)

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