Fun, Fabulous, 2 Pools! 5 Bedroom, 3200 Square Feet! Family-Friendly(17 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Big! 5 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bath, Great Location, Features Deck, Grill, Pools, Trails
-3,200 square feet! with 5 bedrooms plus, a fully-equipped kitchen, a spacious family room and living room, 2 dining areas, a media space, and a laundry w fullsize washer and dryer
- spacious sleeping arrangements (no need to pile 4 guests in a room!)
- private and large backyard deck with gas grill, firepit, dining table and plenty of seating for all.
- 4 flat-screen televisions, full-house WIFI, cable and DVR service
- One neighborhood swimming pool, plus a heated pool and splash pad just outside the neighborhood!
- Hiking/running trails in greenbelt, soccer field and pavillion, playscape, kids' sports court.
***Weekend, weekly and long term (one to six-month) stays are welcome .****
***Sorry, parties, events and large gatherings are not allowed at the home.***
After a day or night on the Town, come home to cozy sleeping accommodations that include two king beds and three queen beds all in separate bedrooms, plus a sleeper sofa in the family room. Twin airbeds or a queen airbed are available upon request. Parking accommodations allow for three cars at the house with one parked in the garage and two on the driveway.
The kitchen is fully-equipped, whether serving light appetizers before a night out or a full meal for dining in. Appliances include three ovens, range, refrigerator, dishwasher, disposal, coffee maker, pancake griddle. There is a walk-in pantry for food storage, and butler's pantry for serving meals.
Other nice features of the house include a gas grill on the deck, garage parking, and washer and dryer for your use.
A Vacation Right In The Neighborhood: The carefully furnished and spacious home is located in one of the best communities in Austin. Neighborhood amenities include a swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts. Enjoy the network of running and hiking trails in the greenbelt or walk the tree-lined sidewalks in this cozy neighborhood. The neighborhood park is a short walk from the house and features trailheads, a soccer field, a volleyball sand court, a great playscape and childrens' sports court. The pool is open late April/early May through late September/early October. We provide pool towels and pool toys.
Enjoy Austin and The Surrounding Hill Country: Day activities within 15 to 30 minutes of this Austin Vacation House include kayaking Lady Bird Lake, festivals at Zilker Park, swimming in Barton Springs Pool, touring the Bob Bullock History Museum, the State Capitol, the Blanton Museum or LBJ Library, world class performance at the Long Center. The house is central to Austin's best shopping - 'The Domain', 'Barton Creek Mall', 'Hill Country Galleria', and best golf. We are less than ten minutes from the new Concordia University campus.
Austin Fun At Your Doorstep: Popular destinations within five to fifteen minutes of the house include: The Oasis Restaurant and Starlite Terrace featuring Live Music for dancing on picturesque patios overlooking Lake Travis. Want to get out on the water? Ask us for recommendations for outfitters renting party boats, ski and sail boats.
Try one or more of the fabulous restaurants close to the house. Choices include steaks at the nearby Steiner Ranch Steakhouse featuring hill country and lake views and live music on weekends. For TexMex we recommend the nearby Flores Mexican, Z Tejas or Maudie's Cantina. For Texas Barbque- Rudy's, or The County Line are all nearby.
For movies, head to the new Moviehouse and Eatery located five minutes from the house for a dine in theatre experience. There are three outdoor malls in the area, complete with sidewalk cafes and fountains -- 'The Arboretum', 'The Domain' and the new 'Hill Country Galleria'.
The house is a great jumping off point for touring hill country vineyards, and destinations including Fredericksburg, Luchenbach, and the River Walk in San Antonio.
Member since: 2008
- 3200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Convenient to Downtown and Area Lakes. Guests love the fire pit and grill on the back deck, the neighborhood greenbelt for hiking, running trails, and the swimming pool in summer months. Nearby restaurants include Austin texmex, steaks, great barbque, two lakefront restaurants with killer views, live entertainment. Entertainment Center Live music on weekends at the nearby Oasis Restaurant and Steiner Ranch Steakhouse, both feature lakeviews. Ten minutes from the house -- 'The Main Event' indoor entertainment center is ten minutes from the house and features billards, bowling, laser tag, indoor rock climbing, indoor miniature golf and a games arcade. Adults and kids love it, great for both. ...moreless
- Books For Adults
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Equestrian Events
- Freshwater Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace:
- Catering Available
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill:
- Outdoor Grill Gas
Pool / Spa
Two pools! 1. A gated neighborhood pool is 5 blocks from the house features waterfall, baby pool. 2. Community pool heated in winter months, splash pad in summer. Card key, pool towels, toys provided!...moreless
- Heated Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 18 - May 22, 2017
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
ACL Fest Weekend 1
Oct 5 - Oct 9, 2017
3 night min stay
ACL Fest Weekend 2
Oct 12 - Oct 16, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $45 + tax
- Housekeeping $95 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Tax Rate 15%
Add $50 per Night for Two-Night Stays
Ask About Weekly and Monthly Rates
No Taxes Are Charged For Stays of 30 Days or Longer
We Look Forward to Hosting Your Stay!
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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This Austin property offers great access to both downtown and lake venues. Enjoy restaurants with music and dancing on decks with lakeviews. For indoor entertainment, head to the nearby iFly for skydiving, or the 'Main Event' for laser tag, or indoor rock climbing, bowling or billiards. Other day activities within 5 to 30 minutes of the house include boating on Lake Travis, kayaking on Lady Bird Lake, swimming in Barton Springs Pool, touring the Bob Bullock History Museum, the State Capitol, or LBJ Library. The home is right in the middle of Austin's three best outdoor shopping malls - The Arboretum, the Domain, the Hill Country Galleria -- all featuring great outdoor seating with sidewalk cafes, fountains, restaurants, and movie theatres. Recommended day trips out from Austin include the San Antonio River Walk, hill country wine tastings, shopping Fredericksburg, hiking Enchanted Rock.
The home is minutes from major employers including Oracle, National Instruments, Apple and Flextronics. Concordia University and the SAS Institute are 5 minutes from the house.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Greetings current and future guests. I am a long-time Austin resident and love to share the fun and beauty of Austin with others through my vacation home. The home is especially popular with guests in town for an Austin-style wedding, weekend stays for football games, film and music festivals, as well as working professionals in Austin on short-term work assignments. My guests also include folks living right here in Austin who are remodeling, or are between the sale and purchase of a new home. I have hosted international guests from England, Belgium, Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland and Mexico. Come stay for a weekend or a month! I will be happy to provide you with recommendations for well-known Austin destinations as well as hidden favorites with Austin residents!
Why the Owner Chose Austin, TX, USA:
I bought this house because of the great floorplan for entertaining, the great neighborhood amenities including pools, hiking trails, parks, the safety and quality of the neighborhood, and the great location relative to things to do in Austin.
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Ten Minutes To Here - Enjoy Live Music and Dancing - Great For Celebrations!
Family Room Features LED TV, Cable with DVR, Sound System, and Views of Backyard
Butler's Pantry Connects Kitchen to Formal Dining and Living Room
One of Three Spacious Living Areas - This One Features a 55" LED
Media Space in 'The Hideaway' Features One of Four LED TVS in the House
Spacious Deck Features Dining Area, Grill, Mini-Kitchen and Fire Pit!
Master Bath Features Garden Tub, Shower, and Double Vanity
With Double Vanity and Shower Room - Enjoy Fluffy Towels, Milk n Honey Hand Soap
'Room With a View' --Treehouse View With Queen Sleeping on Memory Foam Mattress
Playscape, sports court, swings, soccer field are five blocks from the house.
Tennis courts (by reservation) and Basketball Court - 5 Blocks From the House!
IFly- Indoor Skydiving Is 15 Minutes From the House. Great For Celebrations!
One of Three Dining Areas In the Home
Fully-Equipped Kitchen For Preparing a Meal In or Appetizers Before a Night Out!
Contemporary Decorations Throughout
Elegant Powder Bath
Fire Pit on the Back Deck - Great For Cool Evenings
Master Suite Features LED TV, and Cozy Reading Nook
The 'Safari Suite' Features King Sleeping - A Second Master Bedroom
"Angel's Keep' - More Lovely Furnishings and Queen Sleeping
'The Hideaway' Features Cozy Queen Sleeping And A Media Area with 37" LED
5 Blocks To Gated Swim Center in the Neighborhood - Card Key, Floaties Provided!
Another Great Live Music - Lake Views, Dinner and Dancing - 15 Minutes Away
15 Minutes to 'Main Event' Indoor Sports Laser Tag, Bowling, Rock Climbing More
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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