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5 Minutes from Downtown -Zilker Park-Acl-Sxsw-F1-Lake- Downtown View, 1/2 Acre

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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This home brings together the best of all that Austin has to offer. Enjoy affordable luxury and downtown views in a perfect location in Austin's finest close in neighborhood. 1/2 Acre property with ancient oaks off Stratford Road in one of Austin's most beautiful neighborhoods less than a 5 minute drive to downtown without having to take the freeway.

Our sleek, modern private house sleeps eight in 3 bedrooms and extra room with 2.5 baths. Close-in, yet quiet and secluded. One Mile from Zilker Park, downtown and the Boat Dock. Ultimate privacy, close to all downtown has to offer and surrounded by multi-million dollar homes.

Enjoy the breathtaking views from this home in its serene, peaceful, and upscale neighborhood. You will be amazed that you are minutes from downtown as you watch the deer stroll through the property under the ancient oaks.

Originally designed as a personal residence by a local University of Texas Architect and teacher, the home was recently renovated to take advantage of the commanding views of downtown and the Hill Country. 2500ft² modern home features step down living room, formal dining room, updated kitchen, large master suite, large outdoor deck and a big grassy yard. The home has hardwood and poured concrete floors, new environmentally safe carpeting, wood burning fireplace, full size washer and dryer, central air and heat and kitchen with everything you will need to prepare for family and friends. The renovated 2nd story includes amenities such as organic latex mattresses, treetop views and luxurious bathrooms.

Accommodations:
House, 3 Upstairs Bedrooms + Downstairs Office/Guest room, 2.5 Baths (Sleeps 8)

Other features:
- 3 flat screen TV's
- DirectTV and Apple TV, Amazon Fire and Netflix streaming services.
- Stereos with iPod connections throughout the house
- High speed wireless Internet
- Hammock to relax under the ancient oaks
- Outdoor dining table
- Wood burning fireplace
- Parking is plentiful with driveway parking for 3 plus cars comfortably, plus additional street parking.
- Easy access to downtown, Zilker Park, Central Austin, South Austin, east Austin, the Greenbelt, Boat Dock, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, ACL, SXSW and Circuit of the America's F1 and X Games
- Outdoor Weber propane grill
- Plenty of toys and games to enjoy

Maid service will be provided before and after the rental and can be arranged mid-week for an extra charge.

No smoking is allowed in this home.

Full access to the entire house.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    California King, organic latex mattress...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Organic latex mattress...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Organic latex mattress plus pull out futon...moreless

  • bedroom 4: 1 double

    Small bedroom with 1/2 bath on first floor....moreless

  • Downstairs room contains a sofa that is suitable for sleeping.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Television:

    4 flat panel TVs, includes Apple, Amazon TV with Netflix, etc....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    Netflix, Amazon...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Enjoy the unobstructed downtown view!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Pour over system....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Many popular courses nearby...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Boat dock less than 1 mile away offers rentals....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 4 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
ACL
Oct 1 - Oct 4, 2015
3 night min stay
$895
ACL
Oct 8 - Oct 11, 2015
3 night min stay
$895
F1
Oct 22 - Oct 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$945
Holiday
Dec 23 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$1,395
SXSW
Mar 6 - Mar 26, 2016
3 night min stay
$1,495
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$495 $650
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Per night after 8 guests $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

$175 cleaning fee


Cancellation policy:


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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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Location

Centrally located, less than 2 miles from downwtown Austin, with many restaurants and grocery stores nearby including Trader Joe's, Randal's and many others.

 

Owner info

About the owner: Architect practicing in Austin and Los Angeles.

Why the Owner Chose Rollingwood:
Very unique and special location. Upstairs was 'taken down to the studs' and completely renovated.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Amazing downtown view.

    Amazing downtown view.

  • Plenty of parking on the long driveway and motorcourt.

    Plenty of parking on the long driveway and motorcourt.

  • Deck is great for relaxing and catching up with family and friends

    Deck is great for relaxing and catching up with family and friends

  • Doors to deck and for outdoor dining and entertaining.

    Doors to deck and for outdoor dining and entertaining.

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Dining room can accommodate up to 10.  Extra leaf available for dining table.

    Dining room can accommodate up to 10. Extra leaf available for dining table.

  • Sitting area in Master Bedroom

    Sitting area in Master Bedroom

  • 2nd Upstairs Bedroom

    2nd Upstairs Bedroom

  • Upstairs bathroom looks out to the forest.

    Upstairs bathroom looks out to the forest.

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Mudroom.

    Mudroom.

  • Sunken living room

    Sunken living room

  • Kitchen with poured concrete countertop.

    Kitchen with poured concrete countertop.

  • Master Bedroom with panoramic views.

    Master Bedroom with panoramic views.

  • View from Master Bedroom.

    View from Master Bedroom.

  • 3rd Upstairs Bedroom with organic latex mattress.

    3rd Upstairs Bedroom with organic latex mattress.

  • Like being in a spa.

    Like being in a spa.

  • Downstairs room with attached bathroom.

    Downstairs room with attached bathroom.

  • Read a book and enjoy the outdoors. Hard to believe downtown is 5 minutes away.

    Read a book and enjoy the outdoors. Hard to believe downtown is 5 minutes away.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/30/2015
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