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Suite in Historic Downtown Home - 4 Blocks from Capitol

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Eleven Oaks home & front yard

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Eleven Oaks Suite is located in a downtown Austin home that has both city and state historical designation. Your hosts, who live on the premises, are homeowners Ted Siff and Janelle Buchanan and their two daughters. The original part of the house was built in 1858 by Edward Clark, who was Texas’ lieutenant governor under Sam Houston and, briefly, governor.

Your suite has a private entrance and a designated parking space in the rear of the property. Entrance is through a locked gate into the back yard. Your suite is comprised of a bedroom with a double bed, television, writing desk, closet with plenty of hanging space, full-length mirror and small chest of drawers; a bathroom with shower; and a kitchen with a table and two chairs, dishes, glasses and utensils, a small refrigerator, microwave, toaster and Keurig single-serve coffee maker. A small patio is outside your kitchen door, with a table and chairs. Clothing hangers, a hair dryer, coffee, tea and a variety of sweeteners are provided. Before your arrival we will stock the refrigerator with cream, butter, cream cheese and bottled water to supplement whatever food you choose to bring or purchase for your stay.


When we confirm your reservation, please let us know approximately what time to expect you. You will come to the front door of our house, where we will meet you with your keys and directions to parking and entrance to your suite. We will also give you the WiFi password at that time.

Registered with the City of Austin: #V0000019239

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Property Type

  • House
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Property is non-smoking indoors and out....moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    The suite is most appropriate for one or two adults because is has one bed. If the child used the bed or if the renter brought their own bedding a young child (2 or younger) could be accommodated. ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • This room has a double bed, television, writing desk and chair, walk in closet with plenty of hanging space, full-length mirror and small chest of drawers. It also has a comfortable reading chair with a good lamp and windows that provide great natural light and a view of the front yard and street....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • The bath room shower, sink, cabinet and toilet as well as towels and a hair dryer. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    The Suite is a ten minute walk from W. 6th & Congress Avenue, that is Main & Main in downtown Austin. Great restaurants, bars and entertainment, all within an easy walk, bike or pedicab. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    The kitchen also has a dining area with a table and chairs for two....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    cable and wi-fi access...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Reserved space next to private access entrance to back yard and suite....moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes, glasses, utensils...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen has small refrigorator, microwave, toaster and Keurig single-serve coffee maker. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee, tea; variety of sweeteners; salt, pepper; jam; hot sauce...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stocked with cream, butter, cream cheese and bottled water....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Guests have access to a 600 sq ft patio outside the suite kitchen. It has a table with four chairs....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 25 - Aug 27, 2015
1 night min stay
$140 $165
Fri, Sat
Fall
Aug 28 - Sep 30, 2015
1 night min stay
$160 $185
Fri, Sat
ACL 2015
Oct 1 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$200
F-1 Gran Prix 2015
Oct 23 - Oct 26, 2015
1 night min stay
$275
SXSW 2016
Mar 11 - Mar 21, 2016
1 night min stay
$300
ACL 2016
Oct 6 - Oct 16, 2016
1 night min stay
$250
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
$950 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $25
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Check-in time: 4:30 p.m., Check-out time: 11 a.m. Inquire about other arrangements.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Calendar

Last updated: 05/26/2015
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22 Today
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1978

About the owner: We’re Ted, a publisher and parks advocate, and Janelle, a homemaker and actress, and we’ve each called Austin home for over 40 years. We know the neighborhoods, fun spots and beautiful places that make Austin so special, and can answer all your questions about where to find the best margarita, bat viewing, natural swimming hole, barbecue and special night out dining. Interested in music, dance, theatre, or museums? We can guide you to those venues as well.

Why the Owner Chose Downtown:
We both chose Austin to go to U.T. But we each chose Austin again to live, work and raise our family. We have grown up as Austin has. Austin is sophisticated but never snooty. You can find world class restaurants and bars, and you can wear your jeans and boots to visit them if you like. Just about any cuisine you prefer is available somewhere in the city, from Tex-Mex to Ethiopian. You can enjoy popular music at the hundreds of clubs around Austin as well as at the top-of-the-line Austin City Limits studio, not to mention the Austin Symphony and Austin Lyric Opera. Oh, and all those festivals: ACL, SXSW, Fun Fun Fun Fest, Moontower Comedy Festival, F-1 racing, and more. If you’re up for a drive, you’re just over an hour away from the Texas Hill Country, with its wineries, beautiful scenery, and German heritage. (Or go an hour east and check out central Texas’ old Czech communities. Have a kolache! Visit the Spoetzel Brewery in Shiner which, during Prohibition, stayed in business by producing near beer plus just a little of the regular kind for “medicinal purposes.”) Diverse? You bet. Friendly? Very.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Eleven Oaks Suite is in just about the perfect location – downtown, blocks from some of Austin’s best restaurants and clubs, and walking distance to UT and the Darrel Royal Memorial Stadium, gorgeous hike and bike trails, and great shopping. Because of its proximity to all this plus the Capitol, the Austin Convention Center and the Rio Grande campus of Austin Community College, the neighborhood is bustling during the day but quiet at night. Your suite is comfortable, warm and welcoming. Texas wine and cold Shiner Bock will be waiting for you!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Eleven Oaks home & front yard

    Eleven Oaks home & front yard

  • Private entrance to Eleven Oaks Suite and partial view of patio

    Private entrance to Eleven Oaks Suite and partial view of patio

  • Entrance view from pathway

    Entrance view from pathway

  • patio table and chairs

    patio table and chairs

  • Kitchen view to the east.

    Kitchen view to the east.

  • Kitchen-view to the south into the bedroom.

    Kitchen-view to the south into the bedroom.

  • Bedroom reading nook, to the west.

    Bedroom reading nook, to the west.

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Texas Registered Historic Landmark sign and front of home

    Texas Registered Historic Landmark sign and front of home

  • View of entrance to suite from backyard

    View of entrance to suite from backyard

  • Private entrance from parking area

    Private entrance from parking area

  • View of exit/entrance door from kitchen toward patio.

    View of exit/entrance door from kitchen toward patio.

  • Kitchen - view to the west.

    Kitchen - view to the west.

  • Bedroom looking to the south.

    Bedroom looking to the south.

  • Bedroom view to the northeast with bookcase, tv and closet.

    Bedroom view to the northeast with bookcase, tv and closet.

  • Bathroom too.

    Bathroom too.

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Minimum stay: 1-3 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/26/2015
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