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3 bedroom / 2 full bath vacation rental in the highly desirable 78704 area of Austin, TX -- completely remodeled private home with contemporary furnishings.
Just minutes from downtown and a few blocks from Austin's famed SoCo (South Congress) neighborhood our home comfortably sleeps 8 and features a gourmet kitchen, 3 luxurious bedrooms and 2 beautiful full bathrooms. Gorgeous wood flooring, bright natural lighting and private patio make 117 La Vista the perfect vacation rental for a downtown Austin, TX experience.
Each bedroom features brand new Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses, high thread-count cotton linens and plenty of closet space. The bathrooms are appointed with plush hotel-quality towels. Outside a very private backyard awaits with a covered patio area, a tiled sink and a large 4 burner stainless gas grill with side burner. The spacious backyard also features a stone fire pit and lots of space for year round entertaining.
The home's floor plan flows from the living room (with 50' flat screen TV) through the kitchen, out the back door to the patio and into the backyard where you can challenge your friends to ping pong, volleyball, horseshoes or bocce.
Enjoy the serenity of this quiet neighborhood or change the pace and enter the heart of Austin's downtown scene! Walk, bike or drive to South Congress shops and restaurants (Soco) or the trails of Town Lake, only 1.5 miles away. Head north one more mile and you're downtown or in the warehouse district, 6th Street or State Capital area.
Longhorn fan (or not) we are only 4 short miles away from the University of Texas where you can visit the infamous home of 55,000 students, the LBJ Library/Harry Ransom Center and the glowing UT Tower.
Whether you are looking at Vacation Rentals for a weekend, a week or longer we invite you to take a closer look at 117 La Vista Street.
Beautifully furnished bedrooms with luxurious Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses and high count cotton linens.
Living room sofa converts to double sleeper for 1-2.
Premium Queen double-high inflatable Aerobed sleeps 1-2...moreless
Close to all Downtown Austin has to offer! Eclectic shops & cafes of SoCo (So Congress) & South First Street. Zilker Park & Lady Bird Lake, 2nd St District & 6th Street Bars and the State Capital & UT...moreless
Just minutes away, Austin's Lady Bird Lake offers Hike and Bike Trails and watercraft rentals. Zilker Park and the Barton Springs swimming attraction are adjacent to the lake. ...moreless
Canoe, kayak and SUP rentals are available along the Hike and Bike trails of Lady Bird Lake....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
Golf Privileges Optional
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Expandable glass/chrome table and chairs in kitchen. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating for casual entertaining...moreless
Contemporary, gourmet kitchen with wood floors, granite counter-top, tile backsplash and all new appliances. Laded with Keurig coffee maker/coffee, blender, toaster, dish and glassware, & spices...moreless
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $30 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
Damage Protec of $3000$50 + tax
Cleaning Fee$125 + tax
****2014 Special Event Rates Apply****
SXSW: March 7 - 17
Austin Food & Wine Festival: April 25 - 27
X Games: June 5 - 8
ACL (Week 1): October 3 - 6
ACL (Week 2): October 10 - 13
F1: October 31 - November 2
Fun Fun Fun Fest: November 7 - 9
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Congress Avenue Bats under the Congress Avenue Bridge
The State Capitol
Austin Convention Center
Austin Children's Museum
Austin City Limits Festival (October)
South by Southwest Interactive/Film and Music Festival (March)
The Long Center
The Violet Crown Theatre
ACL Live at Moody Theatre
9 Farmer's Markets with several very nearby during the week at on Saturday mornings
Barton Creek Mall
University of Texas
Bob Bullock Museum
St. Edward's University
Uchi & Uchiko
Shops at SOCO
2nd Street District
Whole Foods Corporate Headquarters and megastore (5th & Lamar)
Wild Basin Preserve Hiking Trails
Ladybird Wildflower Center
LBJ Museum and Library
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: Joel and Valerie are thrilled to offer our second rental after one year of renting our own residence (Homeaway #958925) for the past year. We are so grateful to live in such a wonderful city and are thrilled to host our guests in luxurious style so they may enjoy Austin and all that it has to offer. One of us bleeds orange and is a Longhorn Alum., the other a Northwestern Wildcat. We love the music scene, are foodies at heart with adventurous spirits to locate the next and best restaurant or trailer and don't miss a festival when possible. WE LOVE AUSTIN and know you will too!!
Why the Owner Chose SoCo: We bought this property to allow for easy access to one of our favorite parts of town. But we only wanted a property that was beautiful, updated and was as nice to stay in as it was to leave given its perfect location. The entire area is blossoming with new remodels.
The Unique Benefits at this House: We looked for many months for the perfect property in the perfect location--we wanted to have it all!! And we found it. This home offers the best of a great use of beautifully remodeled space, room to easily entertain and close to all of the attractions that make Austin one of the greatest places on earth.