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Robin's Nest Bed and Breakfast

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Downstairs: Linda Lee's Townhouse

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Last updated: 08/05/2009

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  • Minimum stay:Contact manager
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Unique Bed and Breakfast Inn setting in the center of Houston, the fourth largest city in the U.S. The Museum and Arts District, also called Montrose, can be likened to a small community at the core of a big city. An excellent walking neighborhood, we have world-class museums, universities, an exciting downtown, hospitals, great restaurants, art galleries, parks, a fabulous zoo, old trees, old sidewalks, historic house etc.- all within walking distance or a short tram/ bus ride. Texas Medical Center, Downtown, Museums, Universities

Robin's Nest was founded in 1990, and today consists of three historical houses setting side by side. The 'Big Nest,' an 1898 Victorian; the 'Little Nest,' a 1920 Craftsman, and a 1938 stately two story brick.

For our long term stays over 30 days, we offer a much reduced rate, housekeeping once a week, and our guest for breakfast on the weekends (superb food and good conversation). For longer term stays we can offer a reduced rate.


General: Montrose (the Museum District) is one of the very few neighborhoods in Houston where one can exist blissfully without a car. Public transportation includes Metro Light Rail and/or Bus system. From the airports you can take the shuttle. Being in the inner city, taxis are ample.

Museums, art galleries, parks, the Westheimer bar scene, restaurants (casual to starred), are walkable. We're one-three miles from the Texas Medical Center (M.D. Andersen, Texas Childrens, etc.) Houston Opera, The Hobby Center, Alley Theater, Minute Maid Park, the Toyota Center, etc. We're across the street from the High School for Performing and Visual Arts, a world-class high school of budding artists.

We love and accept well-behaved children and pets: The dogs must be brushed down daily: outside, have all their shots, be comfortable with people (the housekeeper), and be kept in a kennel while you are absent. This is a well attended dog walking neighborhood.

Medical: We are two miles north of the world-renowned Texxas Medical Center. This includes, but is not limited to, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Childrens Hospital, Park Plaza, Hospital),

General: Robin's Nest is a well established (20 years) Bed and Breakfast. Our compound consists of three historical houses setting side by side, c. 1898, 1920 and 1938. We have nine rooms/suites, four of which are suitable for longer term stays. Whatever you needs, we hope to a accommodate them.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • There is an antique, French, 3/4 bed in the living room. Very comfy. We've included a photo of it in the photo gallery....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Built 1938...moreless

  • The house was built in 1938. It has been well cared for, and Robin is only its third owner. She knew the original owner, who left only when she was 95. The bathroom is original to the house. It is a 'luxurious' 1938 bathroom, with interesting crooks and crannies. It is not an over sized, 21st century bathroom....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
 

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Over 30 nights, $2500 - $3000 a month. No tax.  Cleaning once a week.  Our guest for bkfst. weekends
$85 -  99 a night over 30 days,
Nightly:  $240.
Weekend:  $450
Monthly: $2500 - $3,000

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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The property's calendar has not been updated in over 68 months. You can contact the manager for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

7 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
50 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Robin's Nest is located in Houston's inner city in the Museum and Arts District. We are two miles north of the Texas Medical Center, which includes M. D. Anderson. We are very near downtown Houston, the University of St. Thomas, Rice University, The Menil Collection and the Museum of Fine Arts as well as the Museum of Natural Science. A good walking neighborhood with plentiful restaurants, bars, parks, etc.

 

Manager info


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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese

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Photos

  • Downstairs:  Linda Lee's Townhouse

    Downstairs: Linda Lee's Townhouse

  • Garage

    Garage

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Second Bedroom with Twin Beds

    Second Bedroom with Twin Beds

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Dresser Twin Bedroom

    Dresser Twin Bedroom

  • Garage

    Garage

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Linda Lee's master bedroom.

    Linda Lee's master bedroom.

  • Extra bed

    Extra bed

  • Linda Lee's back yard

    Linda Lee's back yard

  • Entrance

    Entrance

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Apartment
Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 20%
  • Calendar last updated 08/05/2009
Email manager

+1 800 622-8343

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