Wow! Central Austin Near Downtown and Ut! Perfect for Acl Fest, Formula 1
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- Minimum stay:3-4 nights
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
1940s Charm and 21st Century Sophistication -- the home is located in a quiet Central Austin neighborhood close to Downtown!
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Guests love the quiet in-town location, gathering around the kitchen island, the outdoor fire pit, the full house WIFI, the DVR service and the location near Cap Metro stops to get into Downtown. Sleeping accommodations include one king bed, one queen bed and two queen sleeper sofas. Twin air beds are available upon request.
The house includes WIFI access, Cable Service, three TVs, 2 DVDs, and DVR Service to record your favorite television shows while you are out. XBOX or Wii gaming systems are available upon request.
Rest easy. This Home is Licensed by the City of Austin for Operation as a Vacation Rental.
The house features a fully-equipped kitchen including kitchen island and walk-in pantry. Appliances include gas range, microwave, refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, disposal, toaster, coffee maker, and pancake griddle.
Enjoy the stone patio in the private backyard furnished with a charcoal grill for evening grilling and fire pit for nights.
Other nice features of the house include wood floors, central air/central heat and a separate indoor laundry room.
We provide linens, towels, paper towels, toilet paper, and hand soaps in the kitchen and bath to make your stay comfortable and carefree.
All this within walking distance of some of Austin's best restaurants and cafes. Nearby restaurants, cafes and stores include Kerbey Lane Cafe, Olive & June, Teo's, Central Market Cafe and Restaurant. Day activities in town and within 5 to 10 minutes of the house include kayaking Lady Bird Lake, festivals at Zilker Park, swimming in Barton Springs Pool, touring the Bob Bullock History Museum, the State Capitol, the Blanton Museum or LBJ Library, world class performance at the Long Center. Lake Austin and Lake Travis are minutes west.We are 5 to 15 blocks from St. David's, Seton, The Heart Hospital, Dell Children's Hospital for needed medical stays.
If you do not want to drive, Capital Metro bus routes pick up less than three blocks from the house for the short ride into Downtown or UT.
We have hosted weekend getaways, wedding guests, visiting professors, musicians, filmmakers and corporate employees in Austin on work assignments.
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- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Enjoy fluffy towels and honey and milk hand soap.
- Guests love gathering around the kitchen island, and around the fire pit on the stone patio on cool evenings. The house is equipped with whole house WIFI, HDTV, DVD, cable and DVR service as well as books, and current magazines. We provide pool towels, and pool toys, as well as linens, towels, basic paper and soap products - hand soap, dishwashing liquid and detergent (a week's supply for long term guests). A sample of basic seasonings is supplied. All that is missing is you! Please contact us with any questions....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Games For Kids
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Garbage Disposal
- Gourmet Kitchen
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Fully Fenced Property
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Outdoor Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 25 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat
Dec 24 - Dec 29, 2015
4 night min stay
Dec 30 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Mar 10 - Mar 21, 2016
4 night min stay
May 19 - May 23, 2016
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Pet Fee $25 + tax
- CC Fee Paid to Website $30
- Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 15%
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The CC is not applicable if paying by echeck. Please notify the owner if you wish to pay byecheck.
Monthly Rates are $3500 for Up To Four Guests and $3,800 For More Than Four; Monthly Rates are Higher for March, Oct, Nov, Dec
No Lodging Taxes for Stays of 30 Days or Longer
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Car: Not Necessary
Austin is the heart of Texas, known for its natural beauty and friendly community. This property provides short and easy access to downtown restaurants, night life, The University of Texas and Zilker Park. A short taxi ride or two blocks to an Austin Metro bus - no car needed to get into Downtown. Day activities in town and within ten minutes of the house include kayaking on Lady Bird Lake, swimming in Barton Springs, touring the Bob Bullock History Museum, the State Capitol, the Blanton Museum or LBJ Library. Recommended day trips include wine tasting and shopping historic Fredericksburg, renting a boat on Lake Travis, a day trip to San Antonio, exploring caverns, seasonal Eagle viewing on Lake Buchanan . . . the list goes on. Let us recommend others.
Other Activities: Indoor Sports at 'The Main Event' include laser tag, rock climbing, pool tables, bowling - fabulous entertainment center - 10 minutes away.
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: I fell in love with Austin while attending University here. I left briefly with work -- got back to Austin as soon as I could!
Why the Owner Chose Downtown:
This house was purchased for its location relative to everything Austin, along with the retro 1940's neighborhood appeal. The easy, laid back charm of the house and neighborhood remain, but now include high tech convenience and entertainment -- WIFI, hidef flat screen TV, cable and DVR service!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Highlights that we enjoy and are yours to experience include gathering around the kitchen island, the feel of the wood floors under your feet, and hanging out on the stone patio around the fire pit on cool evenings.
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Five Minutes to Kerbey Lane Cafe
Dining Room, Off Kitchen - Additional Pics of Home Interior Available by Email
Kitchen Includes Fridge, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Microwave, Pantry
Kitchen Features Gas Range, Electric Oven and Microwave
Shower Bath With Adjustable Height on Shower Head
Queen Size and 400 Plus Count Cotton in Second Bedroom
Work Only If You Must.The House Features Office Space,High-Speed WIFI Throughout
Five Blocks to the Shoal Creek Hike and Bike Trail - Bike Rentals Nearby
Minutes to Downtown and the Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail.
It's A Short Drive or Taxi Ride From the House to ACL Fest!
Wonderful playscape adjacent to the Deck at the Central Market Cafe.
Enjoy Barbqu at the Nearby County Line Restaurant on Beautiful Lake Austin
House includes WIFI, 220 Channels, DVR Service, CD Player
Dining Room Looking Out to Private Backyard
Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen Features Kitchen Island - Great Gathering Place.
Luxurious Bath With Soaps, Fluffy Towels
King Sleeping with 500 Count Cotton
Third Bedroom Off Master with Second Media Center, Sleeper Sofa
Laundry Room Available for Your Use
Take the Short Ten Minute Cap Metro Ride to the University of Texas
It's a three block walk to this Cap Metro Stop for the short ride into Downtown.
5 Minutes to Eiler's Pool - Open Year Round for Recreational and Lap Swimming!
I-Fly Skydive is Minutes From The House - Great for Parties!
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Tuesday, November 24, 2015
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