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6 Beds~Remodeled Lakeview Home~Only 15 Minutes to Downtown! Last Minute Discount

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Last updated: 08/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Northwest Hills house description

Please contact us before booking. All our rental homes are fully licensed - Austin license #070015. If you have a larger group, we have several different sized rental homes in the area, so we can always accommodate your group!

This is a beautiful remodeled 4 bedroom, 2 bath home backing to a small private lake with a gorgeous view! Home has 6 beds and sleeps up to 8 adults or 10 guests total. Home has 1 king bed in the master bedroom, 1 king bed in the 2nd bedroom, queen beds in both the 3rd and 4th bedrooms, as well as 1 twin daybed that pulls out to another twin bed in the master bedroom, and a full size pull out sofa. All of our homes have 1 pack and play, a high chair, games, toys, and more.

The home been completed remodeled with gorgeous stained concrete flooring throughout, new kitchen & bathrooms, huge deck, and a sunroom facing the lake with lots of windows and a relaxing hot tub. The kitchen is stunning with all stainless steel appliances, high-end gas range, granite, and glass tile. The bathrooms have custom glass tile tub & shower surrounds, granite counter tops and custom sink vessels. All furniture, bedding, linens, and decor is new (June 2013). Of course the home has central air and heat throughout as well as ceiling fans in each room. The living room has plenty of seating as well as a gorgeous fireplace, and the dining room accommodates up to 8 adults. The large deck has plenty of seating with a picnic table as well as a patio table and chairs. It truly is a beautiful view - especially at sunset!

The small lake behind the home is privately owned and although it provides a beautiful view for your stay, guests are not allowed to go on the lake.

Please remember that we do not allow parties of any kind on our rental properties. We have a 10 person maximum, or up to 8 adults max.

Note: In order to rent, there must be a reasonable degree of kinship or close affinity between the persons who rent or use the home.

***All driving distances, distances to city transportation, mileage, and cab fares in listing are based on google maps information, CapMetro information, and/or past guest comments.***

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age of 25...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking on property...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Most dogs allowed. Pet rent is additional $15/night per pet; max $150 per pet. Longer stays may require pet deposit - please inquire with owner ...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Toys, high chair, and pack & play provided. Home is not child proofed and children must be supervised at all times....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Master Bedroom: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

            Daybed is a twin bed that pulls out to a 2nd twin bed...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Living Room : 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            full size pull out sofa; pack and play provided...moreless

          • The master bedroom has a separate entrance to the sun room and hot tub. Bedrooms have ceiling fans, closets and dressers for clothes. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Master Ensuite Bathroom: toilet, shower

            double sink and vanity...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Both Both bathrooms have been completely remodeled. The master ensuite is quite large with a walk in shower, and 2 walk in closets....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Due to the summer heat, the hot tub is not available May through August. Please ask for details if a hot tub is a must for your group! ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                50' flat screen TV in the living, 32' flat screen in master....moreless

              • Video Library:

                Assorted DVDs provided...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                High speed cable internet...moreless

              • DVD Player:

                Blu-ray in main living room, DVD player in master bedroom ...moreless

              • Books:

                Assorted books available. ...moreless

              • Games:

                Various games for family & friend fun! ...moreless

              • Toys:

                A small selection of childrens toys is available ...moreless

              Theme

              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Restaurants
              • Nude Beach
              • Botanical Garden
              • Museums

              Leisure Activities

              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography

              local services and businesses

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

              Location Type

              • Downtown:

                North Austin but only 15 minutes to downtown!...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                Home backs to small private lake. Guests do not have access to lake....moreless

              • Lake View:

                Home backs to small private lake. Guests do not have access to lake....moreless

              • Water View:

                Home backs to small private lake. Guests do not have access to lake....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Ice Skating
              • Roller Blading
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    Dining room table pulls out to seat 8-10...moreless

                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Fireplace
                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central Air and Heat...moreless

                  • Heating:

                    Central Air and Heat...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Internet:

                    wifi...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Full size high efficiency washer in laundry room and detergent provided ...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Full size dryer in laundry room ...moreless

                  • Garage:

                    2 car garage and driveway parking...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths. ...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Plenty of seating as well as a full size pull out sofa...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Sheets, comforters, extra blankets, pillowcases, etc ...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Microwave
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Toaster
                  • Dishwasher:

                    Stainless Steel dishwasher...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Stainless french door fridge...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    We provide pots/pans, cooking utensils, glasses, dishes, silverware, kids dishes, wine & beer glasses, casserole dishes, knives, baking sheets, toaster, blender, coffee maker & grinder, and more. ...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    High End Stainless Gas Range and Hood...moreless

                  • Oven:

                    Stainless Gas Range...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Home also has a coffee grinder and coffee beans are usually provided ...moreless

                  • Pantry Items:

                    Although not guaranteed, we try to have the home stocked with napkins, pape towels, salt/pepper, coffee filters, sugars, and spices ...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Propane grill with sear burner and side burner, and grilling tools...moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Tennis courts are located in the Balcones Woods amenities center. Guests staying over 30 nights will be given amenity access....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Large outdoor deck overlooking the lake...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Small grassy area to play on...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Our neighborhood pool is in the Balcones Woods amenities center. Guests staying over 30 nights will be given amenity access....moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Hot tub is usually turned off May-August due to the heat in Texas!...moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  DISCOUNTED Last minute rates
                  Jul 30 - Aug 20, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $149 $199
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $999 $3,499
                  Labor Day
                  Aug 28 - Sep 1, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $299
                  $1,349
                  ACL 1
                  Oct 2 - Oct 5, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $299
                  ACL 2
                  Oct 9 - Oct 12, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $299
                  Formula 1
                  Oct 29 - Nov 3, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $799
                  Thanksgiving
                  Nov 21 - Dec 1, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  $299
                  Christmas
                  Dec 19 - Dec 27, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  $299
                  New Years
                  Dec 28 - Jan 4, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $299
                  January & February 2015 Rates
                  Jan 5 - Feb 28, 2015
                  30 night min stay

                  $3,499
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $199 $279
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,249 $4,499
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $100 + tax
                  • Pet Fee $200 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 15%

                  Notes:

                  8 Adult max or 10 Guests total. Owner may make exceptions to 3 night min & guest max

                  $300 Min Rent

                  Higher rates & nightly minimums apply to SXSW, F1, holidays, events, Sat-Sat stays, etc.

                  $250 Due Upon Booking. Balance Due 60 Days Prior To Arrival. Full Payment Due With Event Bookings

                  No Tax on 30+ Night Stays

                  Pets considered with additional deposit and fee

                  Check in:4pm, Check out:11am


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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                  Last updated: 08/01/2014
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                  Location

                  19 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Austin-Bergstrom International Airport - 23 mins
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Kramer Lightrail Station
                  0.7 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 183 (.7 miles) and MoPac (1.5 miles)
                  0.8 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Woody's Goodtimes Tavern
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Chuys, Roarind Fork, Starbucks (.5-.7 miles)

                  Car: Necessary

                  The home is nestled in the quiet Austin neighborhood of Balcones Woods, a couple blocks off the intersection of Balcones Woods Dr and Highway 183, and is a walk or short drive to parks, restaurants, coffee shops, shopping (like the high-end Domain) and the popular Chuys tex mex restaurant. To get downtown, the home is just a 15-10 minute drive. Looking for activities or your nearby destination? Just input the intersection of Balcones Woods Dr and Highway 183, Austin, TX into Google Maps and find out how close the home is to anything you are looking for! There are plenty of places to visit just within a mile of the home!

                  University of Texas Austin: 10 miles

                  6th St bars & clubs: 12 miles

                  Downtown & Convention Center: 12 miles

                  Zilker Park (ACL): 12 miles

                  Kramer Lightrail Station (to downtown): 3 miles

                  Chuys (popular tex-mex restaurant): 1 mile

                  Domain (high end shopping, as well as upscale movie theater and dining): .6 miles

                  Schroeter Park (basketball courts, playground, picnic area): .4 miles

                  Balcones Woods amenity center is located in the neighborhood and just a short walk away! The neighborhood center has a huge pool, kids pool, playground, tennis courts, and basketball courts. Please note that only guests staying over 30 nights will be given key access to the amenity center.

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  About: We've lived in Austin since 1996 and love the city! Amanda has been a licensed Realtor in Austin for 12 years, and we personally manage all of our rental properties - both furnished and unfurnished. We love meeting our guests from all over the world and creating a wonderful and memorable visit for them in Austin. And when we're vacationing, we always enjoy staying in vacation rentals and bed & breakfasts as well!

                  Why Northwest Hills:
                  The home is in a quiet neighborhood with such a beautiful setting on a small quaint lake in Austin. It's peaceful and serene, yet only minutes from the Domain, UT, and downtown. You can sit on the large deck or in the hot tub in the sunroom and relax while the sun sets.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We have personally managed all of our rental properties for 10 years and take pride in each home we own. Our goal is to make sure every guest has a wonderful experience staying with us! The City of Austin requires that Vacation rentals obtain a license for legal operation. Legal operations will have their license number in their listing.


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                  • King Bed with Armoire, Nightstands, and Chair

                    King Bed with Armoire, Nightstands, and Chair

                  • Queen bed with dresser and nightstands, bedroom overlooks the lake

                    Queen bed with dresser and nightstands, bedroom overlooks the lake

                  • Twin Daybed, pulls out for a 2nd twin or to create a queen size bed

                    Twin Daybed, pulls out for a 2nd twin or to create a queen size bed

                  • Master bedroom with king bed, twin daybeds, and sitting area opening to sunroom.

                    Master bedroom with king bed, twin daybeds, and sitting area opening to sunroom.

                  • Queen bed with dresser and nightstands

                    Queen bed with dresser and nightstands

                  • Master bedroom with King Size bed, dreser, nightstands, and flat screen tv

                    Master bedroom with King Size bed, dreser, nightstands, and flat screen tv

                  $117 - $799 per night (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

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                  Minimum stay: 2-30 nights
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