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Perfect Downtown Location! Walk to Ladybird Lake, Restaurants, Bars

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Hardwood floors throughout. Open living/dining/kitchen is ideal for entertaining

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This spacious home has 4 bedrooms with a king bed in the master, 2 queen beds, twin over full bunk bed, 4 full baths, plus a new pull out sofa and a futon. It will comfortably accommodate 15 people. I have a couple air mattresses as well if needed.

Location, Location, Location!! This classic Austin bungalow has all the amenities and updates you want while still a short walk to Zilker Park, ACL, Ladybird/ Town Lake, Hike/Bike trails, restaurants, tennis courts, grocery, and more!

This spacious property has hardwood floors throughout and is ideal for entertaining large groups. It used to be a duplex. I remodeled it and opened it back up to be a single family house. The main house now has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms with a huge open kitchen. The master bedroom is very roomy and has a king size bed with 1200 thread count sheets and large walk in closet. There is a 50 in. flat screen TV mounted on the wall. The bathroom has double vanities and a stand up shower with double shower heads. Water pressure is very strong. The secondary bedroom is also pretty large and has a ceiling fan and queen size bed. The bathroom has a tub with shower and black and white checkered tile. The third bedroom has a new twin over a full bunk bed plus a new queen size pull out sofa bed. It also has a newly remodeled bathroom. There is also a newly renovated garage apartment that has a queen size bed and futon. It has a 50 in. flat screen TV and full kitchen. In total there are 4 full bedrooms and 4 full baths so you have plenty of space for family and friends. I also have two queen size air mattresses if needed.

This property is ideal for ACL as it is a short walk to Zilker Park. There is a dedicated trail across the street that leads to Ladybird Lake where everybody goes jogging, walking, paddle boarding, and biking. Deep Eddy pool is also walking distance. It is a natural spring fed pool that is open year round. It is ideal for kids. Barton Springs is very close by as well. If downtown is more your speed, you are less than a 5 minute cab ride to all the hotspots in town. The airport is an easy 15 minute drive. The property is in downtown Austin so there will be some road noise from Mopac as well as a train that runs through the middle of downtown.

Guests have access to the full property. There is a large backyard with a wooden deck. You have downtown views from the back deck. There is plenty of parking as well. Cable/ internet and plenty of DVDs are available for your viewing pleasure.

I live near the property and am available via text/ cell. I'm happy to help with recommendations for things to do. I am here to help you enjoy your stay! Here is my guide of things to do nearby the house. http://bit.ly/1lMtn0h

Rates and availability subject to change. Contact me for details.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    There is a fully fenced front and backyard for the kids to play. Lots of board games and outdoor games as well. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets negotiable for additional fee. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    It is a 1 story house and wheelchair friendly. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15

  • Master 1: 1 king

    Master 1 has king bed, 50 inch flat screen. ...moreless

  • Master 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

    Master 2 has a bunkbed w/ twin over full plus pull-out sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Bedroom 3 has new queen bed....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Attached garage apt has queen bed, futon, bath, and kitchen...moreless

  • Total of 5 beds, pull-out sofa, futon, and additional air mattresses as needed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Master bath is brand new!...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    Bath 4 has newly tiled stand up shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Bath 2 has stand up shower with double shower heads ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    4 Flat screen TVs. One is wifi enabled so you can watch movies on Netflix. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Available upon request...moreless

  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    View of the downtown skyline from the back patio....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Car port provides covered parking...moreless

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Huge open kitchen comes with all appliances including built in microwave, coffee maker, and blender. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas Stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    2 adult and 1 child...moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat accommodations available. Lake Austin and Ladybird Lake are less than a mile away. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Lions municipal golf course less than a mile away. It is one of the best public courses in Texas!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Ladybird Lake is less than a mile away. You can kayak/ canoe/ paddle board on this lake. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Propane Grill ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis courts less than a mile away. Raquets provided in house. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    I have all the gear you need...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Just blocks to Deep Eddy pool which is a natural spring fed pool open year round. There is also a park close by that has a playground and pool as well as tennis courts and basketball court. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
ACL
Oct 1 - Oct 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$1,100
ACL 2
Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$1,100
Formula One
Oct 22 - Oct 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$1,100
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$495 $795
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Check in is 3 pm and Checkout is 11 am.

Full amount is due at booking.

No smoking in the house.

Rates and Availability subject to change. Please contact me for a personalized quote.


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Location

  • Barton Springs Pool

    "Beautiful setting, natural spring fed pool, great diving board, and fun place to relax on a ..."

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  • Zilker Park

    "Just blocks away from the house. Best park in Austin. Home of Austin City Limits music festi..."

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  • Texas State Capitol

    "Just one mile away. Tours daily. Beautiful grounds. "

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  • Whole Foods Market - Lamar

    "Best grocery store in town. There are 4 restaurants in the store. Definitely a must on your ..."

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  • Magnolia Cafe

    "Just 4 blocks away. Open 24 hrs. Get the Magnolia Mud. It is the best! Great place for break..."

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  • Maudie's Cafe

    "Awesome Tex-Mex very close by. Famous for their cheese enchiladas. Good breakfast, great hap..."

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  • Twin Liquors

    "Closest liquor store. Less than a mile away. Very helpful staff. "

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  • Hula Hut

    "Best place to hang out and have a margarita on Lake Austin. It gets crowded on the weekends ..."

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  • Abel's On the Lake

    "Next door to Hula Hut. Fun outdoor bar/grill on the lake. Lots of TVs. Fun for watching spor..."

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  • Mozart's Coffee Roasters Incorporated

    "Best coffee shop in town. Lots of deck space overlooking Lake Austin. Very peaceful and tran..."

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  • Deep Eddy Pool

    "Just 5 blocks away. Beautiful spring fed pool with lots of grassy space to relax. Deep Eddy ..."

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  • Donn's Depot

    "The best neighborhood hole in the wall bar with live music. Lots of fun! "

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  • Deep Eddy Cabaret

    "Closest bar. Only 4 blocks away. This place is very old and has a great jukebox. Nothing fan..."

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  • CVS/pharmacy

    "Closest drug store. Less than a mile away. "

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  • Galaxy Cafe

    "Great lunch place. Awesome burgers, salads, wraps. Get the Ahi Tuna salad. My favorite!"

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  • Zocalo Cafe

    "Fresh and tasty Mexican food. Awesome frozen sangria. Turkey tacos are yum!"

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  • Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike Trail

    "Just blocks away! Hike, bike, paddle board, paddle boat, sunset cruise, watch the bats, and ..."

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  • Lake Austin

    "Only 5 minutes away. Rent a ski boat and do some wake boarding or go out on a party barge an..."

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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
ABIA
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Deep Eddy
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Lions Golf Course
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Mopac
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Magnolia Cafe, Maudies Mexican Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

You are just a few blocks to Ladybird Lake. Here you can go for a walk/ jog, bike, paddleboard, kayak, paddleboat, play tennis, or just take in the beautiful views. Downtown is just a few minutes away. Magnolia Cafe is amazing and open 24 hrs. It is only 4 blocks away. For some great Tex-Mex, Maudies is very close by as well. There is also a Randalls grocery store very close by as well as Whole Foods a mile away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I grew up in Dallas and moved to Austin in 1994 to attend the University of Texas. Immediately I fell in love with this amazing city. I couldn't get myself to leave. Once finished with college I obtained my real estate license and have been a real estate broker for 15 years now. I have two beautiful daughters and we love spending time on the lake and enjoying all that Austin has to offer!

Why the Owner Chose Downtown:
This awesome house is so close to everything! You are less than a mile to downtown, Zilker Park/ ACL, shopping, restaurants, swimming, and so much more.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You are able to see the downtown skyline while relaxing on the back deck of the house. Also, there is a walking/ biking trail right across the street with direct access to Ladybird Lake. If you love to be outside and close to downtown then this is the house for you. It is only a few blocks to the Lake. I have three bicycles that are available to use.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • Hardwood floors throughout. Open living/dining/kitchen is ideal for entertaining

    Hardwood floors throughout. Open living/dining/kitchen is ideal for entertaining

  • Master bedroom has king size bed with 1200 thread count sheets and flat screenTV

    Master bedroom has king size bed with 1200 thread count sheets and flat screenTV

  • Open kitchen with tons of storage and counter space for all your cooking needs.

    Open kitchen with tons of storage and counter space for all your cooking needs.

  • Charming fireplace and updated furnishings.

    Charming fireplace and updated furnishings.

  • Master bath has double vanities and stand up shower with dual shower heads.

    Master bath has double vanities and stand up shower with dual shower heads.

  • Secondary bedroom has wood floors and is nicely decorated. Queen size bed.

    Secondary bedroom has wood floors and is nicely decorated. Queen size bed.

  • Glass blocks allow natural light to come in.

    Glass blocks allow natural light to come in.

  • Another view of this room.

    Another view of this room.

  • Fold out sofa in the garage apartment along with a queen size bed.

    Fold out sofa in the garage apartment along with a queen size bed.

  • Open kitchen with new light fixture.

    Open kitchen with new light fixture.

  • Newly tiled stand up shower in the garage apartment bathroom.

    Newly tiled stand up shower in the garage apartment bathroom.

  • Spacious 4 bedroom 4 bath home right in downtown Austin is the perfect place!

    Spacious 4 bedroom 4 bath home right in downtown Austin is the perfect place!

  • Dining room seats six comfortably. New fun light fixture!

    Dining room seats six comfortably. New fun light fixture!

  • Bright and open living room with flat screen TV/ DVD and movies.

    Bright and open living room with flat screen TV/ DVD and movies.

  • 50 in. flat screen and huge walk in closet.

    50 in. flat screen and huge walk in closet.

  • Excellent water pressure in oversize master shower with dual shower heads.

    Excellent water pressure in oversize master shower with dual shower heads.

  • Secondary bath with black and white theme tiles.

    Secondary bath with black and white theme tiles.

  • Oversize bedroom with twin over full bunk beds and new queen sized pull out sofa

    Oversize bedroom with twin over full bunk beds and new queen sized pull out sofa

  • Remodeled bathroom with lots of built ins.

    Remodeled bathroom with lots of built ins.

  • Covered parking on side of the house along with the attached garage apartment.

    Covered parking on side of the house along with the attached garage apartment.

  • Garage apartment dining room seats 4.

    Garage apartment dining room seats 4.

  • New flatscreen TV, fresh paint, and flooring. 3 ceiling fans.

    New flatscreen TV, fresh paint, and flooring. 3 ceiling fans.

  • Rear deck has Weber gas grill and is ideal for relaxing after a long day!

    Rear deck has Weber gas grill and is ideal for relaxing after a long day!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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