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Perfect location , newly decorated ACL SXSW available Walking distance to ACL

Bedrooms 1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Studio Cottage in best location in Austin. Privacy fenced charming courtyardd

Hideaway cottage is conveniently located in the Zilker/Barton Hills neighborhood . It is on a quiet one block street just south of Downtown Austin. The main room has a dining table with 2 chairs. Additional dining chairs are available upon request. A queen size bed , a comfortable leather sofa with a queen size sofa sleeper, rattan style coffee table and rocking chair. It is ideal for 2 people, but can accommodate up to 4 with use of the sleeper sofa. It features a fully-equipped kitchen. Coffee and tea setups are provided along with pantry items condiments and grilling tools. The main room has rustic hardwood floors with a plush area rug. There's a Flatscreen TV and Blue Ray player. The property has free WiFi and numerous antenna TV stations. There is a 3/4 Bath. Linens, towels , shampoo. body wash and hair dryer are provided as well as beach towels and umbrellas.

The privacy fenced courtyard features a granite and limestone walkway lined by native plants. It is complete with outdoor seating and dining table with fire pot lighting. There is a fire pit with additional seating. A small charcoal grill is also available. The Hideaway cottage it tucked behind The Peach Tree house, but has its own separate entrance. Therein plenty of on street parking.

Activities: Barton Springs, Zilker Park , Ladybird Lake Hike and Bike trail , The Greenbelt, and numerous restaurants that line Barton Springs road are within walking distance or a short drive. Other activities on Lady Bird Lake include kayaking, canoeing, rowing, paddle boating , sight seeing and private dinner cruises and bat-watching cruises (seasonal). The Greenbelt offers miles of hiking and mountain biking. Rock climbing on the surrounding cliffs is very popular . Swimming and tubing are refreshing (depending on the rainfall). Bike rentals are available on Barton Springs road. The Alamo Drafthouse ( a movie theatre that provides dining and drinks while watching a movie) is within i mile. Casual fare, but very good! There is also a music venue in the complex and bowling.

Private Dinner Cruises on Lady Lake - Capital Cruises.

Bat-Viewing (seasonal).

Close to Downtown - within 3 miles of 6th St.

Alamo Draft House South - Movie and Dinner - 2 Mintues away.

Children activities include 2 playscape that are 3 blocks away. There are also tennis courts and o walking/jogging trail Zilker Park offers a large playscape, train ride, concession picnic area and duck feeding opportunities. Other places of interest include Austin children's museum, Laguna Gloria, Mayfield Park, and 'Peter Pan' mini-golf.

Downtown , South Congress, UT: The Hideaway Cottage is within 4 blocks of South Lamar (SOLA) and 3 miles of downtown and South Congress (SOCO). All 3 areas have numerous shops and boutiques. Restaurants offer many types of cuisine - American, Italian, Thai, Indian, Mediterranean, BBQ, Vegetarian , to name a few,and a popular favorite - Mexican. There is a huge music venue all within a few miles . Performing Art Centers, Museums, UT , and The Capitol are a short drive or reasonable cab fare. Entertainment and dining guides are provided. Feel free to ask for suggestions!

More Details

Property Manager
Georjean Hubner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, Some Spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 5, 2017

About Georjean Hubner

Grew up in Chicago Lived in Austin since 1986 Have been on Homeaway since 2008. I love hosting guests and take pride in my property.

Georjean Hubner purchased this house in 2006

Why Georjean Hubner chose Austin

I always loved this property. I bought it the first day it went on the market. I have continued to update and improve the property. Many guests return year after year.

What makes this house unique

Upon request I can provide extra amenities such as beverages of choice, rose petals, chocolates and more at just minimal cost.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We used the peach Tree House to house the family of a UT Graduation celebrant and it was perfect! There were 6 of us that stayed here and there was plenty of space and all the amenities we needed. We hosted a dinner for 25 family and friends on Friday night and the back patio was ideal. While the weather didn't fully cooperate, we had a wonderful and memorable weekend. We really enjoyed being so close to Zilker park, South congress, Town Lake, and all the Downtown attractions. We had a great weekend and we will use Georjean for future Austin rentals. She was very accomodating and made everrthing extremely easy. We will recommend her to our friends. Thanks for a great weekend! - The Ombrog Family
May 2011
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Nearest Airport
8.5 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Lots of restaurants and pubs on Lamar
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Mopac (Loop 1)
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Lots of restaurants on Barton Springs Dr.
Nearest Beach
150 Miles
Port Lavaca
Car: recommended

Peach Tree House is located in the Zilker neighborhood on a quiet one block street 'Peach Tree'. Barton Springs, Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike trail, Austin Greenbelt, and numerous restaurants are within 6 blocks. Downtown Austin, South Congress, Long Center, Convention Center and UT campus are within 2-3 miles. Grocery stores, including HEB, Whole Foods and Central Market are within 2 miles. An awesome convenience store is 1 block away and offers an excellent beer and wine selection along with Breakfast tacos and more. Play Scapes for children and off leash dog parks are also within minutes. ABIA is a quick 15 drive.

Other Activities: Kayak and stand-up paddle board and bike rentals.


Zilker House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Other - inflatable mattress available
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
No candles are allowed, but I have many battery operated candles in all areas of the cottage. For additional fee, I can provide beverage of choice, chocolates and rose petals


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Perfect location , newly decorated ACL SXSW available Walking distance to ACL
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 25 reviews

Beautiful Home; Wonderful Location!

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to find Georjean's home available for the weekend of our daughter's graduation from UT. We were looking for accommodations close to campus as well as restaurants on S. Congress and this home fit the bill perfectly. There were 7 of us staying at the house and did not feel cramped at all. The home is charming, very clean, and well appointed. Thank you Georjean for your attention to detail; it was lovely coming to the home with the holiday lights on and the house warm. Another plus about the home is the cottage in the back. If we would have had a larger group then we potentially would have had additional beds for them.

We highly recommend this home to anyone who would like to be in close proximity to Zilker Park, the night life in Austin and the university.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice house, great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Nice house with great features for an enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
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This Place Was Great!

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better place and location to stay. Georjean was such a great person to work with and very welcoming. We were right in the mix of everything exciting.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
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Minneapolis, MN

Wonderful house and host!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Georjean's house this past weekend for a bachelorette party and absolutely loved it! There were 8 girls and we had more than enough space and comfortable sleeping spots for all of us in the house. Georjean was a fantastic host! She was very responsive via email leading up to our trip and accommodating while we were there. We couldn't have asked for more. The house is a few miles from everywhere we went and it was easy to drive or get an Uber anywhere. We would love to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
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Spacious, affordable home in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

I rented the house and cottage for a bachelorette party weekend. I winded up having a total of 8 girls stay and it was more than enough room (and restrooms!) The futon in one of the bedrooms was already made for us when we arrived which was great! We used the kitchen in the main house for a couple of meals and we all felt at home. It is clean and comfortable. Also Georjean replies to emails quickly with any questions or concerns. We kept in communications for about 6-7months because I had to change my rental to a later date. This house is in an excellent location for an excellent price. The girls and I all want another reason for us to rent this house again!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Houston, TX

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

I had the pleasure of staying at this house while visiting Austin for the first time to celebrate my birthday with friends and family. This was my first time using HomeAway. Georjean was really great to work with! She answered all of my questions and made the process very easy. I can't say enough about her. The house was perfect! We rented the main house and the back cottage for 7 people. It was nice, clean, roomy, comfortable... I brought my dog who loved the fenced in yard. We enjoyed the back patio and the fire pit. This house has everything you could possibly need, and is in an excellent location. We spent time at Zilker Park, South Congress, Lamar, and 6th Street. It is in such a convenient location. I had the best weekend, and am already planning my next visit! I will be staying in this house again! I don't know why I've been staying in hotels all of these years. Thanks Georjean!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $150

Rates double during ACL, SXSW. and Formula 1. 3 night minimum for ACL and Formula 1, 4 night minimum for SXSW Additional one time $25/night fee past 6 guests. Pet fee is additional. One time $15/dog. Cleaning fee is $50.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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