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***HOLIDAYS, LOCAL EVENTS, HIGH DEMAND WEEKENDS, DATES WITH LOW AVAILABILITY MAY BE SUBJECT TO HIGHER RATES, NIGHT MINIMUMS, AND/OR HIGHER FEES. AVAILABILITY SHOWN ON THIS CALENDAR'S WEBSITE IS NOT ALWAYS 100% ACCURATE. IT IS ALWAYS BEST TO INQUIRE WITH THE HOST/MANAGER/HOMEOWNER TO VERIFY A SPECIFIC QUOTE FOR YOUR STAY AND AVAILABILITY. QUOTES MAY DIFFER FROM THE BASE RATES, BASE FEES, NIGHT MINIMUMS AND/OR QUOTES DISPLAYED ON THIS WEBSITE'S DESCRIPTION AND/OR CALENDAR***
Taylor House is in a residential neighborhood and all Guests will need to acknowledge they agree to respect my neighbors and the surrounding community to be accepted. Noise levels will be closely monitored. PARTIES ARE NOT ALLOWED. See below for more information.
Welcome to my home! I look forward to hosting you!
This is the perfect vacation rental home in downtown Austin! I strive to provide Guests with the perfect home base with all the creature comforts, in the perfect location for exploring what Austin has to offer. I have lived in Austin my entire life and I want to help make your trip one-of-a-kind! I’m available for suggestions of trendy new hot spots, and unique, only in Austin activities!
Your perfect stay in the perfect location for the perfect vacation!
A must stay! 2 blocks from the Rainey Street entertainment district! This area is the go-to spot for the Austin young professional nightlife scene. A short walk anywhere else downtown, including the convention center. The East 6th Street entertainment district is blocks away. Walk 2 blocks to Lady Bird Lake. Walk/Run/Bike the scenic Hike and Bike Trail or Kayak/Paddle Board on the lake as the sun sets. Kayak/Paddle Board/Small sailing and paddle boat rentals available blocks away. Walking distance to 6th Street, Congress, Paramount Theater, restaurants, bars, music venues, Texas Longhorn tailgating, DKR stadium, museums, a public pool, grocery store, coffee shops, comedy shows, improv shows, movie theaters (Alamo Ritz and Violet Crown), breweries (Hops & Grain), theater, art galleries, and other nightlife. The perfect location for the vacationer who wants to walk to everything unique that Austin has to offer. The home has tons of upgrades. Real wood floors. Large master bedroom with big bathroom. Modern kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances. High ceilings. Huge granite island. The perfect fenced in yard for hanging out/re-cooperation. Ping pong table, beer pong table, a cornhole set, a washer set, tons of patio chairs, a Weber grill and tons of games are also included.
Furnishings: 3rd Floor Bedroom - Full/twin bunk bed, twin/twin bunk bed. 2nd Floor Master Bedroom - Full/twin bunk bed, full/twin bunk bed, twin/twin bunk bed. There are more than enough fresh sheets, blankets and pillows. *Furnishings provided are subject to change.
Everything you need! (More about the home)
-The home is very well maintained and very clean. -Tons of windows to let in light for a very open feel. -1st floor: Big fully furnished living room with a LED TV. Apple TV with streaming Netflix subscription and other Apple TV content. There is an antenna that picks up the major networks and some other channels, but this is not guaranteed. There is no cable TV. Great place to recoup while watching some Netflix or grabbing a provided local magazine to find out more about what Austin has to offer. A large granite counter with several stools divides the kitchen and living area. Perfect for meal preparation, dining, a game of cards or just socializing. A state of the art kitchen complete with stainless steel appliances, gas stove, refrigerator/freezer, garbage disposal, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, blender, and coffee maker. Large surfaces for cooking and serving. All needed basic cooking ware and dining ware provided. Stained concrete flooring throughout. Large one half bath. -2nd floor: Master bedroom with private large bathroom. It has a double vanity and a large garden tub/shower. Some soap, shower gel, shampoo and conditioner typically provided. Hair dryer provided. Wood flooring on the stairs and landing. Brand new, energy efficient, front-loading Washer/Dryer. -3rd floor: All wood flooring. 2nd bedroom. Deck overlooking the neighborhood and the downtown skyline. Deck has plenty of seating and a table. Great for late night dominoes or cards! -Yard: The perfect yard with privacy fence for rest, relaxation and socializing. Beer pong table, cornhole set, washer set, tons of chairs, ping pong table, and a Weber grill. -Big front patio with chairs. -Central Energy Efficient HVAC. -1 parking spots on the lot with plenty of free street parking. -High speed WIFI. -Fresh towels provided. -Cards and tons of games. -Fresh coffee. -BBQ tools. (Bring your own charcoal, lighter fluid and matches) -Hair Dryer. -Laundry detergent, softener and bleach provided for on-site laundry. -Iron and ironing board. -Information on 3rd party bike rentals available. Company will drop off and pick up on location.
Easy to Find!
Arriving by car: 4 blocks off of Cesar Chavez. Very easy to find with plenty of parking in the area.
Arriving by plane: Capitol Metro Bus Route '100-AIRPORT FLYER' drop offs downtown. 15 minute cab ride from the airport. Remember, Austin cabs only take 4 persons at one time. Uber/Lyft/Car2go all available in Austin.
Base pricing information throughout the year: -$1000 per night (Higher rates may apply) -Per Person Fees may apply (Typically $40/person/night) -No night minimums (Higher rates for 1 night rentals and night minimums may apply) -$200 Non-refundable Cleaning Fee -15% taxes on all the above* -$1,000 Refundable Deposit - A rental agreement will need to be signed at booking. **PLEASE INQUIRE WITH THE HOST/MANAGER/HOMEOWNER TO VERIFY A SPECIFIC QUOTE FOR YOUR STAY AND AVAILABILITY.**
15% LOCAL AND STATE TAXES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE NIGHTLY RATE AND WILL BE ADDED AT BOOKING. THESE TAXES ARE COLLECTED BY THE HOST/HOMEOWNER/MANAGER AND THEN PAID TO THE CITY AND STATE QUARTERLY. THEY ARE APPLIED TO RENTAL RATES, CLEANING FEES, AND OVER 12 PERSON FEES. THEY ARE NOT APPLIED TO THE DEPOSIT. ON BOOKINGS THROUGH AIRBNB, TAXES ARE COLLECTED AS A SEPARATE TRANSACTION BETWEEN GUEST AND HOST OFFSITE. TAXES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN AIRBNB QUOTES OR TRANSACTIONS.
Austin City Code - Chapter 25-2-511 – “Except as otherwise provided in this section, not more than six unrelated adult may reside in a dwelling unit.” (Ordinance No. 20140320-062). THIS APPLIES TO ALL SHORT TERM/VACATION RENTALS IN AUSTIN. Please inquire further if you have any questions or concerns.
***Furnishings and amenities will be furnished as described whenever possible. In the event that an item is damaged/broken/lost/consumed the Host will restock as soon as possible. All items in description/pictures are not guaranteed.***
Let me help you have the perfect vacation! Thank you for looking! Have a great day!
Rates are based on 12 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Pet Fee$200 + tax
Cleaning Fee$200 + tax
Refundable Damage Deposit$1,000
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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About the owner: I love Austin! I have been here all my life and I am still always finding new exciting things to do!
Why the Owner Chose Downtown: I fell in love in this house when I first saw it. It's the perfect getaway while still located with walking access to all that downtown Austin has to offer. It's also blocks from up and coming entertainment areas like Rainey Street and East 6th Street.