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Trendy Austin Downtown Home

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Last updated: 07/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Swede Hill house description

Newly restored cozy, retro-modern home in a quite residential historic downtown neighborhood. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, open concept kitchen and living room. New modern stainless steel appliances, ceiling fans, central air conditioning, laundry room. Freshly restored 100 year old hard wood floors. Home is bright with abundance of natural light, setting on a hilly corner nearby capital with a downtown view. Entire property has ornamental iron fence with keyed entry gate. Privacy back yard for those who like to do European topless sun bathing.

Walking distance to Capital, to Austin's largest hospital, to UT stadium, to music venue's on 6th street. Many trendy restaurants and coffee shops within walking distance also. For those who like funky and eclectic, just 2 blocks away are food trailer park with variety foods and live music. Lady Bird lake walk/run/bike 20 mile trail along the lake shore just a few blocks down hill, no need car.

Bicycles available on request. If you need a car, there is a Zipcar location just 2 blocks away.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Pets Considered
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Limited Accessibility

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable

              Theme

              • Tourist Attractions
              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Festivals
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Library
              • Water Parks

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    Walking distance to state capital, state hospital, University of Texas, downtown entertainment district....moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Cycling

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Dining:

                        Granite top island between kitchen and living room....moreless

                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Internet
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Living Room
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Parking:

                        Corner lot with extra street parking. Fenced back yard with drive through gate for extra secure parking if needed....moreless

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Microwave
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Kitchen:

                            Granite counter tops, dishwasher, disposal....moreless

                          • Oven
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            Front porch, and private backyard....moreless

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          ACL
                          Oct 3 - Oct 5, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $600
                          ACL
                          Oct 10 - Oct 12, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $600
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $300
                          $2,400
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $100
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                          • Tax Rate 15%

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/27/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          ABIA
                          2.5 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Amtrak
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          i-35
                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          6th Street
                          0.2 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Franklin's, Blue Dahlia, Hillside Farmacy

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Located in trendy east Austin neighborhood amidst restaurants, bars, art galleries, farmers markets, parks, and shops. Franklin's BBQ, Blue Dahlia, Farmacy, Hope Market, Buenos Aires, East Side Pies, and many many more.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2012

                          About the owner: I am energetic, happy, caring and fun loving Austinite. I was born in Croatia and got to Texas as fast as I could!

                          Why the Owner Chose Swede Hill:
                          In the heart of Austin's downtown entertainment districts. Trendy and popular eating places within walking distance. Capital, state hospital, University of Texas, 6th street, and river walk within 2 miles.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          East End Wines, ASTI, Fine Home Dining, Lenoir, Lick, Live Oak Brewery, Hoovers, Kome Sushi, Thunder Heart Bison, Amity Bakery, Paula’sTXSpirits, Balcones Distillery, Wahaka Mezcal, Confituras, Fabi+Rosi, HotDang!, Dai Due, Argus Cider, Zhi Tea, Bola Pizza, Eastside Showroom, Peche, Rebecca Creek Distillery, Jester King Brewery, Texas Sake.


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                          Speaks: spanish, english, Croatian

                           

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                          • Living room

                            Living room

                          • Kitchen view from living room.

                            Kitchen view from living room.

                          • BF nook view to kitchen

                            BF nook view to kitchen

                          • Laundry room

                            Laundry room

                          • Second bathroom vanity

                            Second bathroom vanity

                          • Master bedroom

                            Master bedroom

                          • Master bathroom vanity

                            Master bathroom vanity

                          • Third bedroom

                            Third bedroom

                          • Back yard

                            Back yard

                          • Franklin's BBQ - always popular! 2 blocks from the house.

                            Franklin's BBQ - always popular! 2 blocks from the house.

                          • One of the popular restaurants in the neighborhood.

                            One of the popular restaurants in the neighborhood.

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                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • BF nook and entry door to laundry room

                            BF nook and entry door to laundry room

                          • Second bedroom

                            Second bedroom

                          • Second bathroom tub/shower

                            Second bathroom tub/shower

                          • Master bedroom

                            Master bedroom

                          • Master bathroom shower

                            Master bathroom shower

                          • Private back yard

                            Private back yard

                          • Front porch

                            Front porch

                          • Farmer's market nearby.

                            Farmer's market nearby.

                          • One of the restaurants in the neighborhood.

                            One of the restaurants in the neighborhood.

                          $300 - $600 per night (USD)
                          1

                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 07/27/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                          Speaks: spanish, english, Croatian
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