In-Town Oasis - Quiet, Green Neighborhood Near Downtown and Ut, 3 Pools!!
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- Minimum stay:2-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Upscale and on-trend home in one of Central Austin's best neighborhoods -- a quiet, green oasis, just minutes from many of Austin's most popular venues, including Downtown, UT and event destinations (SXSW and ACLFest). Guests have the whole house to themselves which sleeps up to 8. The spacious, fully equipped kitchen, the indoor laundry, the fully fenced yard, and convenient parking make this a great stay for a weekend or a month.
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Features of the home include the following:
Located in a quiet, tree-filled Central Austin neighborhood near Downtown, with excellent access to getting all around Austin.
Beds include king bed, queen bed PLUS two queen sleeper sofas, pack-n-play for baby sleeping, two twin air mattresses available upon request. Layout is king bed in one bedroom, queen bed in second bedroom, queen sleeper in bedroom/media room off master and queen sleeper in living room.
Gourmet, fully equipped kitchen with dual fuel gas range, microwave, dishwasher fridge with filtered ice and water through the door, coffee maker, toaster, pancake griddle!
Complimentary WIFI, AT&T UVerse Cable and DVR Service with 200+ Channels, Roku for Streaming, 3 Flat Screen TVs!
Two Media Centers - One in Living Room and Second in Media Center Off the Master.
Luxe bathroom offers both shower and bath, adjustable-height showerhead, loads of towels, soaps, and tons of storage space.
Central Air and Heat, Ceiling Fans
Separate Interior Laundry Room Includes Full Size Washer and Dryer, Ironing Board, Iron, Drying Rack
Lush, fully fenced backyard with flowering plants and furnished with seating for 8, a fire pit and charcoal grill.
Parking includes two spots in driveway, one in garage and free street parking.
A 3- to 7-day supply of linens, towels, toilet paper, paper towels, hand soap and dishwashing soaps are provided.
It is a short drive (10 minutes) to Downtown, 2nd Street and 6th Street venues, with excellent access to Loop 1 (Mopac), Burnet Road and Lamar Street. Ride service fares are generally $10 to $20 into Downtown
Capitol Metro bus service into Downtown or UT is available three blocks from the house.
This Home is licensed by the City of Austin for Operation as a Vacation Rental.
We have hosted family vacations, couple getaways, wedding guests, visiting professors, musicians, filmmakers and corporate employees in Austin on work assignments.
Member since: 2008
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Enjoy fluffy towels and honey and milk hand soap.
- Guests love gathering around the kitchen island, and around the fire pit on the stone patio on cool evenings. The house is equipped with whole house WIFI, HDTV, DVD, cable and DVR service as well as books, and current magazines. We provide pool towels, and pool toys, as well as linens, towels, basic paper and soap products - hand soap, dishwashing liquid and detergent (a week's supply for long term guests). A sample of basic seasonings is supplied. All that is missing is you! Please contact us with any questions....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Games For Kids
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Fly Fishing
- 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 8 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Garbage Disposal
- Gourmet Kitchen
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Fully Fenced Property
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Outdoor Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 9 - Mar 19, 2017
4 night min stay
Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Pet Fee $25 + tax
- Tax Rate 15%
Add $50 Per Night for Two-Night Stays
Holidays and Austin Events - Minimum Nightly Rate is $200 Per Nt, SXSW is $350 to $450 With A Three Night Minimum Stay
Holidays and Austin Events Include ACL Fest, COTA Events, Thanksgiving, Christmas, NYE, Austin Marathon, SXSW, July 4th, Others
The CC Fee of 2.9% US is not applicable if paying by echeck. Please notify the owner if you wish to pay by e-check. Must be at least 7 days in advance.
Monthly Rates are $3500 for Up to Two Guests, $3800 for Up To Four Guests and $4,500 For More Than Four;
Monthly Rates are Higher for March, Oct, Nov, Dec
No Lodging Taxes 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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Car: Not Necessary
Austin is the heart of Texas, known for its natural beauty and friendly community. This property provides short and easy access to downtown restaurants, night life, The University of Texas and Zilker Park. A short taxi ride or two blocks to an Austin Metro bus - no car needed to get into Downtown. Day activities in town and within ten minutes of the house include kayaking on Lady Bird Lake, swimming in Barton Springs, touring the Bob Bullock History Museum, the State Capitol, the Blanton Museum or LBJ Library. Recommended day trips include wine tasting and shopping historic Fredericksburg, renting a boat on Lake Travis, a day trip to San Antonio, exploring caverns, seasonal Eagle viewing on Lake Buchanan . . . the list goes on. Let us recommend others.
Other Activities: Indoor Sports at 'The Main Event' include laser tag, rock climbing, pool tables, bowling - fabulous entertainment center - 10 minutes away.
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: I fell in love with Austin while attending University here. I left briefly with work -- got back to Austin as soon as I could!
Why the Owner Chose Oakmont Heights, Austin, TX, USA:
This house was purchased for its location relative to everything Austin, along with the retro 1940's neighborhood appeal. The easy, laid back charm of the house and neighborhood remain, but now include featured artworks, and high tech convenience and entertainment -- WIFI, hi-def flat screen TVs, cable and DVR service!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Highlights that we enjoy and are yours to experience include gathering around the kitchen island, the feel of the wood floors under your feet, and hanging out in the backyard around the fire pit on cool evenings.
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House Is Equipped With WIFI, 220+ Channels, DVR Service, and Roku for Streaming
Lots of Light - Kitchen and Dining Room Look Out To Private Backyard
Contemporary Art Throughout
Luxe Bath Features Lots of Towels and Storage, Soaps and Toilet Paper
Second Bedroom Features Queen Sleeping
Private Room Off Master With Queen Sleeper Sofa and 2nd Media Center in the Home
Laundry Room Available for Your Use
Five Blocks to the Shoal Creek Hike and Bike Trail - Bike Rentals Nearby
Take the Short Ten Minute Cap Metro Ride to the University of Texas
This Springfed Pool is 3 Miles From the House, Near Lady Bird Hike & Bike Trail
It's a three block walk to this Cap Metro Stop for the short ride into Downtown.
It's A Fun Stroll Through theNeighborhood to Kerbey Lane and Other Restaurants
Fully-Equipped For Dinner In Or For Appetizers and Drinks Before A Night Out!
Dining Area for Meals In!
Hot Shower or Long Bath -You Have Both Options! Showerhead Adjustable for Height
King Sleeping In Master Bedroom with 500 Count Cotton
Second Bedroom Features Queen Sleeping and Own Flat Screen TV
The House Features Office Space, High-Speed WIFI Throughout
Relax at an Evening Fire After a Fun Day Out!
Minutes to Downtown and the Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail.
1 of 3 Pools Less Than 10 Mins From the House! We Provide Pool Towels and Toys
1.6 Miles From The House - Park, Play Area, Playscape, Tennis Courts and Pool!
Wonderful playscape adjacent to the Deck at the Nearby Central Market Cafe.
It's A 10 Min Drive, Taxi, Bus Ride to Zilker for ACL Fest or Downtown For SXSW
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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