The Forest Retreat: Minutes to Soco & Center Yet Nestled in the Quiet Forest.(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)
The house was designed, built and decorated by the owner artists Wolf Sittler and Charlotte Bell. This non-smoking home has sunny rooms, a well appointed kitchen, a patio and lots of windows looking out onto the backyard forest greenbelt. The house has one bedroom with 100% cotton sheets. The kitchen have all amenities including a stove, coffee maker, refrigerator and much more. Our newest accommodation is the Tree-cycle which is a tiny house which can be added on for extra guests. Search for char wolf ventures for the website. For reservations for less than 30 days there will be a 15% hotel tax additional fee to pay once you have reserved.
The feel of the country but are within minutes of the city center and 15 minutes to the Austin Bergstrom airport.
Located on Kenwood Ave: a few blocks south of Riverside Dr. between Congress Ave. and I 35
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Member since: 2002
- 600 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 1-4
- Queen size Bed (1), Baby Crib (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Video Library
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 15%
cleaning fee $30
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
We are 9 blocks from the popular SOCO district with fabulous restaurants and fun Shopping. 3 blocks from the River hike and bike trail. 6 blocks to the Rainy street area. Basically we are close to everything.
Year Purchased: 1980
About the owner: Wolf Sittler and Charlotte Bell are both artists. Wolf, a furniture maker, has added details through out the houses. Spalted pecan kitchen cabinets and hand made wood furniture add charm and warmth. Charlotte's photographs grace the walls. The house has all the touches that artists provide plus a well stocked kitchen. They also have a home in San Miguel de Allende listed on VRBO.
Why the Owner Chose South River City, Austin, TX, USA:
Austin is the most interesting and young cities in Texas filled with outdoor activities and festivals. The restaurants and shops, near the house, are extra ordinary. In 3 blocks you are on the hike and bike trail with miles of lovely paths.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will be close to everything. The house is in a quiet wooded location but you are minutes from I35 which will take you to the lakes or to the airport. But most people do not travel further than a few minutes from the house since so much is available in the area near downtown. There are bikes to use as well as a washer and dryer.
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Forest Retreat living room
Forest Retreat Living area
Forest Retreat dining
Forest Retreat bedroom
Forest Retreat bath 2
Forest Retreat living room
Forest Retreat Entry
Forest Retreat kitchen
Forest Retreat bathroom
The Japanese Garden
This listing was first published here in 2002.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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