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Fabulous Central City Austin -Tarrytown Guest House

Bedrooms 2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

Townhome, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This beautiful property is located in downtown Austin. The location is perfect for accessing all the cultural, educational, business and recreational amenities that the Capitol city has to offer. This wooded setting has ample off-street parking, native and tropical landscaping and newly furnished and totally remodeled interior. Plenty of outdoor decks welcome you to enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. Walk to restaurants and parks on the waterfront or relax in the secluded neighborhood setting.

Keywords: Townhouses

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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 8, 2018

About The Owner

As a single father I've lived in this residence which is a duplex/townhouse in beautiful Tarrytown for 12 years. My three sons lived with me until last year after which I decided to offer my guest house as a vacation rental. We have recently completed a total reconstruction, decoration and all new refurnishing of the guest house. We would love to have you stay and help you enjoy your trip in Austin. I've lived in Austin for 42 years,been involved in real estate brokerage and development, have four children as graduates of UT Austin and 4 grandchildren in Austin as well.

The Owner purchased this townhome in 1997

What makes this townhome unique

The location is convenient to major highways, public transportation, downtown, UT, cultural, recreational, dining and all major attractions and is secluded as well.


Tarrytown Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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(11 traveler reviews)

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Fabulous Central City Austin -Tarrytown Guest House
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Steamboat Springs, Colorado

A very comfortable home in a lovely neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a month here and found the house and host great. The house was clean and comfortable. Plenty of room for the two of us and the guests we had while in Austin. The study off the living room was a great spot for my husband to work from. The backyard patio and deck off the upstairs master bedroom were lovely and provided space to enjoy the outdoors. The location in a very pretty residential neighborhood was walking distance to Lake Austin and a wonderful coffee shop/bakery on the water. Other Austin attractions were in easy driving distance. We would surely come back to this property!

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, TX

Beautiful Home in a Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for my mother-in-law for an extended stay in Austin. The house is lovely and nicely furnished and decorated with a large outdoor space. It is a short walk to the restaurants at the marina, and is a short drive to downtown Austin. We would definitely rent this house again!

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Campbellville, ontario, Canada

Great home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the month of March 2017 while visiting family in Austin. I loved the well established neighbourhood which had lots of trees, beautiful homes and a location convenient to the city, grocery stores and restaurants. The unit itself is comfortable for a longer stay with washer, dryer and a well equipped kitchen. We enjoyed the lower level courtyard, well shaded by a huge oak tree, and I spent many quiet hours reading on the upstairs deck leading off the main bedroom. The private study area off the living room was particularly useful for my husband who had brought work with him.

The two bedrooms are attractive with comfortable beds. Linens are well supplied. There is a large upstairs full bathroom and a smaller one downstairs. There was loads of hot water and off road parking on a semi-circular driveway.

The adjacent unit was unoccupied while we were there.

Landlord Doug and his daughter Lisa were very pleasant and attentive to our needs. Half an hour after telling Doug about a problem with the coffee maker, he arrived with a brand new one!

We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for all your kind words! Austin is such a great place to visit and having a home to stay in while your here makes it even more enjoyable. We hope to see you back!! It was wonderful to meet you both! Thank you, Lisa
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Awesome place

  • 5 of 5

This place was just amazing. Every thing clean, well supplied, very livable

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a lovely spot to spend a month visiting family in Austin! This Tarrytown townhouse is close to the lake and perfectly situated for walking to parks, restaurants, coffee shops and markets as well as just enjoying the beautiful neighborhood. A quick drive puts you downtown with everything the city of Austin offers (and easy access to north and south Austin too) It is a 2 story townhouse with the master bedroom & bath, 2nd bedroom and laundry room on the upper level. The owner was great to work with & very responsive in addressing an unexpected mechanical issue. There are two outside decks & it’s nice to enjoy a breeze with the screened slider to the back deck. A great home base while in Austin!

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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El Paso, TX

Soooo Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 3 nights and this will be the first place I check every time I visit Austin. The minute you open the front door you just say "Wow!" Straight ahead is a glass wall that offers a view to a lovely back yard with a huge oak tree and an inviting deck. The shade from the trees and the warm wall colors and furnishings all make this rental feel like the coziest home you've ever been in. The kitchen is modern and clean; coffees and teas were provided as well as a bottle of wine! The upstairs was the same as downstairs...beautiful, warm furnishings/decor and a very nice, large bathroom. Windows were everywhere and the 2nd floor almost felt like living in a tree house due to the mature oak trees out the windows. Doug, the owner, welcomed us personally and couldn't have been nicer. Please consider yourself fortunate to have this home available to you for your time in Austin. The location is close to everything; you will wish you lived in this neighborhood and you will wish you didn't have to leave this house. Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2012
  • Stayed: June 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Hula Hut
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hula Hut
Car: recommended

We are 10 min from downtown. Best location possible, but with a neighborhood environment.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

We are happy to take monthy payments by check to the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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