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Last updated: 04/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hyde Park house description

Welcome to the Owls Nest! This gorgeous studio is located in the heart of the friendly, walkable neighborhood of Hyde Park and is minutes from the University Texas.

You’ll crush on this amazing and unexpected space that has all the character of a house built in the 1920s, with the comfort, convenience, and appeal of a stylish modern space. This studio truly has all the comforts of home with a queen size bed, an all-in-one kitchenette and a full 3-peice bathroom. It sleeps 2 comfortably. It also has an inviting outdoor space for your enjoyment with a small BBQ grill for amazing outdoor cooking.

From your doorstep you can reach colorful neighborhood coffee shops and restaurants, a 100+ year old grocery store, municipal golf course, public tennis and basketball courts, a community pool, and so much more!

Enjoy this modern, glam-retreat that truly has an Austin flare! It has been completely remodeled with a beautiful exposed-beams ceiling. This truly is a one-of-a-kind space you can call home!

We offer many add-ons for your stay. We can prepare meals, baking, grocery shopping, party planning and so much more for you! Just ask us for details. **Special order cakes/cakeballs etc. are also available.

* Standalone Efficiency – updated and remodeled
* Exposed-beams ceiling
* Large outdoor space with furniture and BBQ
* HDTV/Cable/DVD player/WiFi/Speakers

F1 2013 - Available
Thanksgiving 2013 - Available
Christmas 2013 - Available

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Catering Available
              • Pantry Items
              • Coffee Maker
              • Freezer
              • Refrigerator
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Cooking Utensils

              Amenities

              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Air Conditioning
              • Parking Off Street
              • Towels Provided

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo

              Communications

              • Internet
              • Wireless Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Theme

              • Budget
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Away From It All

              Activities

              • Medical Services
              • Massage Therapist
              • Kayaking
              • Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Laundromat
              • ATM/Bank
              • Walking
              • Fitness Center
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • Tennis
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Basketball Court
              • Water Tubing
              • Spelunking
              • Golf
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Sight Seeing
              • Playground
              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Synagogues
              • Restaurants
              • Marina
              • Churches
              • Botanical Garden
              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Library
              • Antiquing
              • Shuffleboard
              • Bird Watching
              • Scenic Drives
              • Paddle Boating
              • Shopping
              • Zoo
              • Water Parks
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Miniature Golf
              • Boating

              Other Activities

                  • UT sports events, Blanton and Texas Memorial Museums at UT, Bates Concert Hall and LBJ Presidential Library at UT....moreless
                   

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                  • Owls Nest Austin Tx

                    Owls Nest Austin Tx

                    • Guest april m.
                    • Date of stay 04/04/14
                    • Review Submitted 04/09/14
                    We had a great time. The small efficiency was perfect for just the two of us. The bed is super comfortable. Everything was clean and tidy. We loved it and would be happy to return. The owners made us feel very welcome. The Hyde Park neighborhood is great.

                    Recommended for: Sightseeing, romantic getaway, adventure seekers.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Bob from Brooklyn

                    Bob from Brooklyn

                    • Guest Robert C.
                    • Date of stay 03/19/14
                    • Review Submitted 03/25/14
                    Second stay here--this time to attend our daughter's wedding. The Owl's Nest is very clean, nice amenities, responsive warm owner, reasonable, very comfortable bed and great location.

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, people with disabilities, girls getaway, sightseeing, romantic getaway, tourists without a car, adventure seekers.

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                  • GREAT Studio Apartment!

                    GREAT Studio Apartment!

                    • Guest Jeff D.
                    • Date of stay 02/26/14
                    • Review Submitted 03/10/14
                    This was a great little apartment! I stayed there during my visit to UT-Austin. It was within walking distance of the school, if I was feeling up to the 20 minute walk. It was also a short/cheap cab ride away from the school as well as many great parts of Downtown Austin. If you don't have a car and need a reasonable priced place to stay I'd highly recommend this place. The apartment itself was very cozy and a great place to relax at night. Would recommend this place to people who plan on spending most of their time out and about. The owner and her roommates where very nice and were able to answer any questions I had!

                    Recommended for: Sightseeing, tourists without a car, adventure seekers.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Perfect Getaway

                    Perfect Getaway

                    • Guest Bill K.
                    • Date of stay 02/14/14
                    • Review Submitted 02/19/14
                    Rebecca and Kasey were very hospitable! This is a great location, out of the way, for a quick weekend trip. Thanks again!

                    Recommended for: Romantic getaway, adventure seekers.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 0/0

                  • Great Hideaway in Hyde Park

                    Great Hideaway in Hyde Park

                    • Guest Megan L.
                    • Date of stay 09/13/13
                    • Review Submitted 09/24/13
                    We really enjoyed our stay at the Owl's Nest - it is an adorable studio, in a great location, and the host was beyond nice! Perfect size for 1-2 guests, and a wonderful alternative to hotels. Would definitely return!

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, tourists without a car.

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                  • Perfect Studio Sized Getaway

                    Perfect Studio Sized Getaway

                    • Guest bobandjill (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
                    • Date of stay 02/27/13
                    • Review Submitted 03/08/13
                    We left the cold and snow of February in Wisconsin and stayed at the Owl's Nest in Hyde Park-Austin. The location is awesome - close to a lot of happening spots - and walking distance to many. The accommodations are very comfortable and the owners are very welcoming. It is the perfect sized studio for one or two people who want a cool place to stay and experience the true Austin - a great alternative to a hotel setting. Had a great time and looking forward to returning. Definitely recommend staying at the Owl's Nest.

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, tourists without a car.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 1/1

                  • It was small, but it was everything I needed and then some!

                    It was small, but it was everything I needed and then some!

                    • Guest jakebonz (Pittsburgh, PA)
                    • Date of stay 11/15/12
                    • Review Submitted 11/29/12
                    Like the title suggests, it really wasn't that big of a place, but then again, I was in town for the Formula 1 race and I wasn't spending too much time in the room. When I wasn't at the race, I was walking to some great little eating establishments or the fine wine and food at Vino Vino. But after a long day of watching race cars, it was nice to come back to the very comfortable bed and watch a bit of TV before I went out for the night. If you're in town for some college football, this place is great! The F1 shuttle parking garages they used are the same ones for the Longhorn's football stadium and they were only a 5 minute drive away. Also, I suggest you try the host's banana bread! Overall, I could not be happier with my stay here! I probably could have got a bigger hotel room, but this was a far nicer and more comfortable place to stay than any chain hotel I've stayed in.

                    Recommended for: Girls getaway, romantic getaway, tourists without a car, adventure seekers.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 1/1

                  • Great Location in Hyde Park

                    Great Location in Hyde Park

                    • Guest S (Grapevien Texas)
                    • Date of stay 11/22/12
                    • Review Submitted 11/26/12
                    Really enjoyed my quick stay here for the TCU/UT game. The owner is very gracious and provided a nice personal touch with a bottle of wine and homemade breads in the room when I arrived. She even offered some Thanksgiving dinner! Location is great and several restaurants are within walking distance. Definitely recommend for 1-2 people.

                    Recommended for: Age 55+, sightseeing, tourists without a car.

                    Did you find this review helpful? Yes | No Helpful votes: 1/1

                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  X Games 2014
                  May 15 - May 18, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $200
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $90 $100
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $650 $1,500
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $50 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                  • Tax Rate 15%

                  Cancellation policy:

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                  Location

                  • Nearest Airport: Austin Bergstrom Airport at 9.9 Miles
                  • Nearest Train: AMTRAK-AUS at 3.8 Miles
                  • Nearest Motorway: I 35 at 1.5 Miles
                  • Nearest Barpub: Vino Vino at 0.2 Miles
                  • Nearest Golf: Hancock Golf Course at 0.8 Miles
                  • Nearest Restaurant: Hyde Park Grill at 0.5 Miles
                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2012

                  About the owner: I love to entertain and host travelers! I’m here to make your stay extraordinary! I love to cook, bake and throw parties so any special requests are welcomed!!


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                  Speaks: english

                   

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, November 07, 2013

                  $90 - $200 per night (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

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                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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