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Unique 2nd Floor Apartment, Historic West Austin, Walk to Downtown & Town Lake

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Last updated: 08/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Downtown guest house description

Cool 1930’s Guest House quietly nestled in the historic Old West Austin/Clarksville neighborhood of Austin offers a peaceful second floor apartment ready for your enjoyment. Rated one of ‘America’s top 10 neighborhoods’ this central location offers about every amenity you could want or desire. Recently furnished with a modern, eclectic aesthetic, its quietude invites you to relax and truly enjoy the cool city of Austin!

The Space: The apartment is newly renovated with new carpet, paint, & furnishings. High speed internet (Wi-Fi) throughout with a 48” flat screen HD TV in living room, a second 32” flat screen TV in bedroom and a Bose docking system for your iphone or ipod. The kitchen is fully furnished including a blender, toaster, Britta water filter, microwave, kettle, oven, stove, and plenty of pots, pans and cookware. A Washer and Dryer is located in the apartment. The bedroom is softly lit, has a large closet with plenty of storage, and a comfortable queen bed w/ warm comforter, lots of pillows and plenty of extra linens and towels. The bathroom has a combo tub & shower, and vintage tile floors.

The Location: Our apartment is unique in its incredible location (3 blocks off 6th Street) furnishing our guests a tranquil setting with downtown convenience. Perfect for visiting downtown, ACL (Austin City Limits Festival), SXSW, the Capitol, the University of Texas, Boutiques, Restaurants and Austin’s legendary music scene. You are less than a 20-minute walk (1.5 miles) to the gates of Austin City Limits music festival (ACL), and a short cab ride to the conference center for SXSW, or walk in less than 15 minutes.

Walking distance to wine bars, restaurants (Jeffreys, Cippolina, Wink, Galaxy Cafe, Zocolo, El Arroyo, Sushi Zushi, TNT, and many more), coffee shop (Caffe Medici) with one of the top 50 baristas in the nation, bars (Wink Wine Bar, Shoal Creek Saloon, Donn’s Depot, Tiniest Bar in Texas, Mean-Eyed Cat, Deep Eddy Cabaret, TNT, and more). Dry cleaners and pharmacy within 1/4 mile walk or drive. Hike, bike and jogging trail just down the hill around Austin's famous Town Lake (Ladybird Lake) with three of the best gyms/spas in the city and many Yoga, Pilates and Bar Method studios.

The apartment is also a perfect place to stay when visiting Austin for business, or for longer stays.

Owners live on premises.

No Smokers.
No Pets.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House
  • Guest House


      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

      Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower



          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • DVD Player


          • Arboretum
          • Botanical Garden
          • Caves
          • Cinemas
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours
          • Live Theater
          • Restaurants
          • Health/Beauty Spa

          Leisure Activities

          • Shopping
          • Antiquing
          • Walking
          • Bird Watching
          • Scenic Drives
          • Paddle Boating
          • Sight Seeing

          local services and businesses

          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Location Type

          • Downtown
          • River

          sports and adventure activities

          • Kayaking
          • Hiking
          • Jet Skiing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Water Skiing
          • Mountain Biking
          • Roller Blading

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Parking Off Street
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              • Parking On Street
              • Wireless Internet
              • Living Area
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Telephone
              • Air Conditioning
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Tiled Stove
              • Internet
              • Towels Provided
              • Iron & Board
              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Hair Dryer
              • Laundry Soap
              • Local Maps
              • Paper Towels
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Basic Soaps
              • Toilet Paper

              house cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional


                  • Kitchen
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Blender
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Pantry Items
                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Freezer
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave


                  • Small Cooler
                  • Bicycles

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Visa
                  • Mastercard


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  ACL - Weekend 1
                  Oct 3 - Oct 5, 2014
                  3 night min stay

                  flat fee
                  ACL - Weekend 2
                  Oct 10 - Oct 12, 2014
                  3 night min stay

                  flat fee
                  F1 Weekend
                  Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2014
                  3 night min stay

                  flat fee
                  Mar 12 - Mar 22, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $175 $225
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,200 $2,500
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                  • Taxes Not included


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                  Last updated: 08/07/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Other Activities: Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Canoeing, Paddle Boating


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                  Speaks: english


                  • Street View of Carriage House

                    Street View of Carriage House

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                  • Bathroom


                  • Kitchen


                  • Carriage House & Neighborhood

                    Carriage House & Neighborhood

                  • Dining Room

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                  • Bedroom


                  • Bathroom


                  • Kitchen


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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, July 16, 2014

                  $175 - $495 per night (USD)

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

                  View calendar: Updated 08/07/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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