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Perfect Location to Explore Austin. Minutes from Downtown.

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Last updated: 09/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Travis Heights house description

Casita Luna and garden is a charming 1930’s bungalow with a year-round and professionally cultivated organic garden. Your are invited to unwind, eat from our garden, enjoy the pleasures of Austin, and feel right at home. This vintage home has the original hardwood floors throughout the house and the charming double front door entry. The kitchen has all the necessities to prepare your own meals. Large farmhouse kitchen sink with beautiful, sturdy wooden counter tops. Italian made gas range and oven, dishwasher, refrigerator, and a washer and dryer combo unit. The kitchen easily flows into the dining room where the wooden table is lit by an artistic, glass chandelier. Comfortably seats five. The black and white tiled bathroom has a full sized tub with shower. All natural EO shampoo, conditioner, bubble bath, and soaps are provided. This bungalow is fully equipped with a 32' TV, cable, high speed internet plus wi-fi, a Geneva stereo, record player and an eclectic selection of vinyl records.

Sleep peacefully in the master bedroom on our tempurpedic queen bed. The second bedroom has two cozy twin beds. Baby bed available upon request. Wake up refreshed each morning to savor some Stumptown Coffee in a French Press and homemade granola from our local Joe’s Coffee Shop. There are four tranquil outside sitting areas. Both front and back porches are perfect for sipping a glass of wine by yourself or entertaining a few friends. The side yard features a quaint sitting area complete with porch swing and propane grill. Enjoy al fresco dining in the backyard and a swing-set for those with kiddos.

Located in the eclectic, comfortable neighborhood of Travis Heights. The neighborhood hosts a beautiful hike and bike trail, Little Stacey Playground, and a heated, spring fed pool at Big Stacey Swimming Pool. Casita Luna is an easy few blocks walk to vibrant South Congress Ave, known to the locals as SoCo. And the hip and funky South 1st St. There is an exciting variety of live music, one of a kind boutiques, and restaurants ranging from TexMex to Five Star gourmet.

This relaxing oasis is the perfect location! It is within convenient walking distance of downtown Austin, Lady Bird Lake, and the Austin Convention Center. An easy bus ride to Barton Springs, Zilker Park, Whole Foods Market, The children’s Museum, Long Performing Arts Center, Bass Concert Hall, Univ. of Texas Stadium, and other Austin hot spots. Travis Heights is the ideal place to stay while attending one of the many festivals Austin has to offer such as SXSW, Austin City Limits (ACL), Formula One, and Austin Film Festival.

If there is anything we can do to make your stay more enjoyable, please let us know.

Property Type

  • House
  • 950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          • Master Bedroom : 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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          • Baby bed, Upon Request Master Bedroom, One of a kind, wooden wardrobe and bedside shelves. Ceiling fans in both bedrooms....moreless

          Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: combination tub/shower

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          • All Natural EO Products. Shampoo, Conditioner, Bubble Bath, and Soaps. New Towels...moreless

          Entertainment

          • Music Library:

            Record Collection...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • Toys

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Coin Laundry
          • Festivals
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Paddle Boating
          • Photography
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

              • Downtown:

                Within minutes walk or bus ride to downtown Austin. ...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 5 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                French Press...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Stainless appliances Pots and Pans Dishes and Utensils ...moreless

              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Renters are welcome to the items in the pantry such as food, spices, and oils. Year round organic garden....moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove:

                Gas Range and Oven...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Big Stacy Swimming Pool In Neighborhood. Spring Fed, Heated, and Free Walking Distance...moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Formula 1
                  Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2014
                  4 night min stay

                  $2,380
                  flat fee
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $199 $250
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,199 $3,395
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
                  • Pet Fee $25
                  • Tax Rate 15%

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                  $75 cleaning fee

                  $200 refundable security deposit (refunded after home inspection).

                  Our property is licensed & legal.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 09/15/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Austin Bergstrom International Airport
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Continental Club, Hopdoddy Burger Bar, C-Boys Soul
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Lions Municipal Golf Course
                  2.5 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrak
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  IH 35
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Magnolia Cafe, Botticelli, Gueros, HomeSlice Pizza

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Austin is not only the capitol of Texas it is also known as the live music capitol. You can take a tour of the Texas Capitol building which is modeled after the US Capitol. Then take in the live music, fresh Mexican food, and laid back Texas appeal. The friendly people of Austin welcome you!

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About: Casita Luna and Gardens is a family owned and operated vacation rental. When you aren't enjoying our little slice of heaven, we are. It is our Austin home and we hope to share some of our happiness with you and your family.

                  Why Travis Heights:
                  Enjoy what Austin has always been. An eclectic mix of old and new. The bungalow is Austin's architectural pride and joy. Some people live in them, some work in them. They are used as homes, bars and beauty parlors.We all love these little gems. They are Austin's first modern home.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Walking distance to South Congress, South 1st St, and downtown. A quick ride to the East Austin and surrounding lakes and rivers.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Casita Luna and garden.

                    Casita Luna and garden.

                  • Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                    Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                  • livingroom

                    livingroom

                  • livingroom

                    livingroom

                  • dining room and kitchen

                    dining room and kitchen

                  • kitchen

                    kitchen

                  • master bed

                    master bed

                  • bathroom

                    bathroom

                  • second bedroom

                    second bedroom

                  • Congress Avenue 'Soco' to downtown.

                    Congress Avenue 'Soco' to downtown.

                  • Cup of joe at Jo's on Congress.

                    Cup of joe at Jo's on Congress.

                  • Big Stacey, spring fed and open year round. Walking distance and free!

                    Big Stacey, spring fed and open year round. Walking distance and free!

                  • Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                    Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                  • Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                    Enjoy our seasonal organic garden.

                  • livingroom

                    livingroom

                  • livingroom media

                    livingroom media

                  • kitchen with coffee and granola

                    kitchen with coffee and granola

                  • master bedroom

                    master bedroom

                  • master closet

                    master closet

                  • EO shampoo, conditioner and soap

                    EO shampoo, conditioner and soap

                  • backyard

                    backyard

                  • The Continental Club on Congress.

                    The Continental Club on Congress.

                  • Barton Springs, spring fed and open year round. Free in winter months.

                    Barton Springs, spring fed and open year round. Free in winter months.

                  • Sugar Mama's on S. 1st St.

                    Sugar Mama's on S. 1st St.

                  $199 - $250 per night (USD)
                  3

                  2 Bedroom / 0 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

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                  Member since: 2014
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 09/15/2014
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