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Robin's Nest in the Trees in Hyde Park Close to the University

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Nine foot tall clerestory windows in the living room.

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Robin's Nest in the Trees is a studio with queen bedroom and bathroom, and laundry and sleeps two. The Hideaway is the perfect answer to your typical business rent-a-suite. Unwind on the upstairs deck in the evenings before popping over to one of the many restaurants in the neighborhood. Secure booking at our website.

Perfect central Austin location for SXSW, ACL Music Festival, UT Football games, conventions, graduations, weddings, and family gatherings.

Enjoy the best Austin has to offer . . .: Relax in the upstairs loft of a 1930's cottage upstairs recently updated to include stainless steel appliances; slate shower; wood floors; numerous clerestory and ceiling to floor windows to provide an abundance of light. The kitchen, dining, and living areas are open plan for entertaining or relaxing with friends.

One block to everything!: You are 1 block to the HEB/Sears Center and 4 blocks from Hyde Park Bar & Grill and Mother's Cafe.

You can walk to the adjacent shopping center or down the block to regular bus service with easy access to places of interest. Three minutes to UT on the shuttle outside your front door. Jog at the Hancock Golf Course or walk to Shipe park for a game of tennis or a relaxing swim.


Get on the bus gus . . . : One block away . . . You're minutes to downtown, University of Texas, State Capitol, The Blanton Museum, restaurants, coffee shops and the music venues that make Austin the 'Live Music Capital of the World' via the City bus.

Downtown
Visit the Capitol, 6th Street, Warehouse District, 2nd Street Design District, Convention Center, Long Center for Performing Arts, Whole Foods Headquarters Flagship Store, Town Lake Hike and Bike trail and river for kayaking, and watch millions of bats.

UT Campus
The UT campus has the Harry Ransom Center, Bass Performing Arts Center, Blanton Museum of Art, President Lyndon B. Johnson's Library, the UT Erwin Center.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Housekeeper

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Wonderfully romantic and relaxing. It should be noted it is not for the super tall. If you are over 6' tall you might find the angled ceiling too close for comfort in the bedroom, however the living room has 9 foot ceilings....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Budget
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Spelunking
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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$595 $1,620
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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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Location

7 Miles
Nearest Airport
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hyde Park Bar & Grill
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-35
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jason's Deli
208 Miles
Nearest Beach
Galveston

Golf: Golf

The Hancock Golf Course is a 9 hole course created in

1899, the oldest golf course in Texas.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We've built up a very good reputation with our seven Hancock Guest Cottages over the past eight years--feel free to Google us--or please check out our Yelp reviews! rachel is a founding member and is on the Board of the Austin Rental Alliance and is one of the original 70 vacation rental owners here in Austin. We love all the interesting people we meet through renting our Hancock Guest Cottages in Austin. Nick is English while rachel is tried-and-true native Texan. We thrive on home remodeling and crafting gorgeous gardens. You may have seen us on HGTV Home and Garden Television. But the thing we are most proud of is being the new parents of beautiful twin girls. We are also Realtors so if you are thinking of moving to Austin and want a hand in your search, please let us know.

Why the Owner Chose Hyde Park:
Why Did We Choose this Neighborhood? If you know anything about Austin you'll know how feature-filled and rich the Hyde Park Hancock neighborhoods are. There are over a dozen restaurants and bars within four blocks! The neighborhood is quaint and cozy with the perfect location right on the bus line Downtown and to the University. The thing you'll like most about the Hancock Guest Cottage and Guest Nest are the lovingly created gardens and water features. It's a little oasis in central Austin!

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
Walk, walk, walk! You're close to a dozen restaurants and cafes and are right on the bus line to the University and Downtown! One block to everything!: You are 1 block to the HEB/Sears Hancock Center and 4 blocks from Hyde Park Bar & Grill and Mother's Cafe. You can walk to the adjacent shopping center or down the block to regular bus service with easy access to places of interest. Three minutes to UT on the shuttle outside your front door. Jog at the Hancock Golf Course or walk to Shipe park for a game of tennis or a relaxing swim.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, Pig Latin
 

Photos

  • Nine foot tall clerestory windows in the living room.

    Nine foot tall clerestory windows in the living room.

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning.

    Enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning.

  • Walk to Hyde Park Bar & Grill

    Walk to Hyde Park Bar & Grill

  • Relax on the sofa, watch a movie on the flat screen TV.

    Relax on the sofa, watch a movie on the flat screen TV.

  • Shower

    Shower

  • Look down on the pond from your upstairs deck.

    Look down on the pond from your upstairs deck.

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish, Pig Latin
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/25/2015
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