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Hip Soco Beauty Plus Backyard Cottage- Best Location for Austin Fun

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Sun filled living room with high ceilings and beautiful hardwood flooring

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Amazing Travis Heights beauty in the hippest part of Austin. Expansive house, sleeps up to 5 in beds. Chic, immaculate and spacious two bedroom house - newly furnished, hardwood floors, beautifully decorated, lots of windows to view large oak trees and outdoor habitat. Extremely private, yet a few minutes walk to the best shopping and dining Austin has to offer. This private upgraded house easily accommodates 5 people and offers top of the line, brand new King and Queen beds with luxurious linens in separate expansive bedrooms. Includes his-n-hers beachcomber bicycles.

If you'd like to rent the cottage too, it is brand new, 585 sq foot studio with full kitchen, brand new appliances, Queen and convertible couch/twin bed both with top of the line luxury latex mattresses. The cottage is a separate listing www.vrbo.com/498945 but can be rented along with the main house for parties of 6-8 people. What a great way to enjoy a reunion with friends, couples get-away, or family trip.

Gorgeous, newly remodeled kitchen-completely stocked, separate formal living and dining rooms, fireplace, bathroom with bathtub / shower, separate library, HDTV and music system, off street parking for 2+ cars. Outdoor garden has gas and charcoal BBQ grills and patio dining that seats 6.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

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

    renters must be at least 23 years of age and pay via online secure VRBO/Homeaway payment...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    I have a strict non-smoking policy. Please honor this by only smoking outside if you must smoke at all....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Additional pet cleaning fee of $30 applies...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The house is single level with no steps to worry about inside. There is a ramp to get in through the back door. Hardwood and tile throughout. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Studio Cottage: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Please inquire about add-on fee to rent cottage...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), plus a queen size luxury air mattress that sits 24' off the floor (standard bed height) is available (upon request) to accomodate extra guests. The dining room has double french doors that shut and can be converted into a 3rd bedroom for added privacy. The new West Elm sofa has removable bolsters and can quickly become a full twin size bed and is very comfortable. Twin bedding provided upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Beautiful vintage bathroom with elegant chandelier. The bathroom has a full size tub and shower head. There is a separate vanity area to make it easy for several guests to use the bathroom to get ready at the same time. Bathroom is stocked with blow dryer, hair straightener, and shampoo/conditioner, lotion, etc....moreless

Other Amenities

  • You will find this house has absolutely everything you need for a luxury stay. I have stocked the house with the fine linens and towels, bath products - shampoo, conditioner, lotion, soups, and blow dryer, iron, terrycloth robes. The cottage is available for larger parties for an extra fee - please inquire on add-on packages...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Blue Ray player is set up with TV in the main house...moreless

  • Music Library:

    I have a great iphone/ipad speaker and charger system to listen to your own music library or Pandora...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Wifi is available - code available upon request...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    A large, new HDTV with Internet - Hulu and Netflix is provided on a moveable cart allowing you to watch TV in whatever room you want! A separate wifi enabled TV with Netflix iin the cottage...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    private formal dining room with beautiful hardwood built ins and large picture window....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Both main house and cottage have centralized A/C and heat...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Hi-speed Wifi...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Full sized washer and dryer are in separate laundry area connected to back cottage and are shared between main house and the cottage...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    main house has a fireplace with electric stove insert...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Both main house and cottage have centralized A/C and heat...moreless

  • Internet:

    Hi-speed Wifi is available in both main house and cottage...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Both main house and cottage have all necessary linens, blankets and pillows...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    long drive way provides off-street parking for 2+ cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided:

    both main house and cottage have luxury towels to for up to 8 guests...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Full sized washer and dryer are in separate laundry area connected to back cottage and are shared between main house and the cottage...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Hi-speed Wifi...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Both main house and cottage have coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Both main house and cottage are stocked with all necessary dishes and utensils....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Both main house and cottage are stocked with all necessary dishes and utensils....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Both main house and cottage have their own dishwashers....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    All the conveniences of home with a fully stocked, newly remodeled kitchen. The cottage has a full modern kitchen will all modern appliances....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Both main house and cottage have their own microwaves...moreless

  • Oven:

    Both main house and cottage have combo gas stove and range....moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Both main house and cottage have full sized refridgerators. Cottage also includes an ice-maker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Both main house and cottage have combo gas stove and range....moreless

  • Toaster:

    toaster in main house only...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    2 beach cruiser bikes are available for use by guests....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    The house is designed to be a natural oasis with a seating area amongst the trees. The yard is very large and quiet - with plenty of room to enjoy the outdoors during your stay....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful private backyard....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill and weber charcoal grill are available...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    A block from Big Stacy Park and Pool - the only pool heated year round in Austin. I can also arrange for you to use the W pool at no cost, which is a fabulous place and 10 minutes away....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
ACL Weekend 1
Oct 1 - Oct 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$299
$1,600
ACL Weekend 2
Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$299
$1,600
Formula 1
Oct 22 - Oct 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$489
$1,949
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$289
$1,579
Christmas
Dec 21 - Dec 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$289
$1,579
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$239 $249
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,480 $2,990

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* 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 $200
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Prices are higher for ACL, Formula 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas/New Years holiday weeks. Cottage is rented for an additional fee - please inquire for add-on packages.


Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 05/26/2015
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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Austin Airport
0.4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
South Congress bars, music venues, restaurants
0.4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
South Congress restaurants & famous food trailers

Car: Not Necessary

Perfect location for all the great Austin events. Take a 10 min. stroll through tree lined streets to South Congress to the best restaurants, boutiques, and live music venues Austin has to offer. A 10 minute walk also gets you to Ladybird Lake and miles of hike & bike trails, and another five minutes will put you in the heart of downtown. Only 6 miles from the Austin Airport. The University of Texas campus, Blanton Museum, State Capitol, Convention Center, Zilker Park and blissful, spring fed Barton Springs Pool are all just a few minutes away by foot, car, bike or public transportation.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Hi there, I live in Northern California but bought a beautiful 1930's Tudor style home in the heart of the best neighborhood in vibrant Austin TX because I can't get enough of it. The night life, outdoor activities, fun people and amazing weather are just some of the reasons I love this place. It's living in a beautiful tree lined neighborhood but being able to walk to cool restaurants and the best live music venue in all of Austin. Not to mention a stone's throw to downtown. I hope you learn to love Austin as much as I do.

Why the Owner Chose SoCo:
The pictures speak for themselves. This house is definitely a gem in the prestigious Travis Heights neighborhood.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house is spacious, has big beautiful bedrooms, modern decor and has a great old vibe but is kept immaculately clean and presented with modern hip furnishings. The original beauty of the home has been maintained throughout. I also have bikes available for enjoying the fun outdoor lifestyle that locals can't get enough of.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Sun filled living room with high ceilings and beautiful hardwood flooring

    Sun filled living room with high ceilings and beautiful hardwood flooring

  • Couch has removable bolsters to create comfortable twin bed

    Couch has removable bolsters to create comfortable twin bed

  • The dining room closes off for privacy

    The dining room closes off for privacy

  • kitchen opens to large fenced in back yard

    kitchen opens to large fenced in back yard

  • Gas stove and oven, microwave and large fridge ready to cook an awesome meal

    Gas stove and oven, microwave and large fridge ready to cook an awesome meal

  • Bedroom one has a eastern king bed with luxury memory foam mattress

    Bedroom one has a eastern king bed with luxury memory foam mattress

  • nice sitting area in back bedroom

    nice sitting area in back bedroom

  • Stately chandelier and vanity area with mirror, blow dryer and hair straightener

    Stately chandelier and vanity area with mirror, blow dryer and hair straightener

  • street view from sitting area on front porch. Driveway holds 2+ cars off street

    street view from sitting area on front porch. Driveway holds 2+ cars off street

  • Backyard firepit

    Backyard firepit

  • Beautiful french door entry to cottage, 10' ceilings; see listing #498945

    Beautiful french door entry to cottage, 10' ceilings; see listing #498945

  • A 10 minute walk to S. Congress and the famous Continental Club for live music

    A 10 minute walk to S. Congress and the famous Continental Club for live music

  • beautiful original fireplace and chandelier

    beautiful original fireplace and chandelier

  • formal dining room with beautiful built ins

    formal dining room with beautiful built ins

  • newly remodeled kitchen with modern amenities and big stainless apron front sink

    newly remodeled kitchen with modern amenities and big stainless apron front sink

  • Newly remodeled kitchen stays true to the 1930 retro feel of the home

    Newly remodeled kitchen stays true to the 1930 retro feel of the home

  • bedroom is bright and sunny with 3 nice windows

    bedroom is bright and sunny with 3 nice windows

  • The second bedroom is quite large and has a queen bed, 42' HDTV, Blue Ray

    The second bedroom is quite large and has a queen bed, 42' HDTV, Blue Ray

  • Bedrooms are extremely quiet and peaceful

    Bedrooms are extremely quiet and peaceful

  • Enjoy a lazy morning or afternoon on the front porch

    Enjoy a lazy morning or afternoon on the front porch

  • Expansive backyard with large deck with plenty of shade from large pecan trees

    Expansive backyard with large deck with plenty of shade from large pecan trees

  • Secluded private cottage available for larger parties - inquire for pricing!

    Secluded private cottage available for larger parties - inquire for pricing!

  • A 10 minute wallk to a great place for stand up paddleboarding and view of DT

    A 10 minute wallk to a great place for stand up paddleboarding and view of DT

  • 6th street during one of Austin's many street festivals

    6th street during one of Austin's many street festivals

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/26/2015
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