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Spacious Historic Hyde Park Bungalow w/ Office in Central Austin by UT/Downtown

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 780 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Bungalow, 780 sq. ft., 2 Bedrooms, Office, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

This charming light-filled Hyde Park bungalow was built in 1915 and is rich in history. Remodeled in 2013 to maintain historic characteristics, it’s comprised of a large living room, full kitchen, a second bedroom with office space, and full bathroom with original antique claw foot tub/shower. Since the 1930's this house has been split into different residences. Enjoy this 780 square foot home that sleeps 3 adults. Other features include beautiful floors, 10-foot ceilings, a large fully fenced back yard, and fun vintage fixtures. It's within easy walking distance of multiple city and UT bus stops, Hyde Park restaurants, a bakery/coffee shop, Fresh Plus neighborhood grocery store, tennis courts, a park, and many other local Austin businesses. It's a great place to walk, ride bikes, or simply enjoy the quiet and relaxing atmosphere while being close to downtown.

We are family friendly and can accommodate children 5 years old or older. Total of 3 people includes any children. The layout is a shotgun layout. The living room leads into the main bedroom, then into the kitchen, then into the back room/office that has the bathroom attached to it.

City of Austin Short Term Rental License: OL 2014 001100

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More Details

Property Manager
Pete Gilcrease
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 15, 2017

About Pete Gilcrease

My wife and I live in Austin in Hyde Park and love the area. If you have any questions about things to do here or restaurants to eat at, we'd love to help!

Pete Gilcrease purchased this bungalow in 2010

Why Pete Gilcrease chose Austin

Hyde Park is a quiet neighborhood near downtown Austin. It's great having access to everything downtown and central Austin has to offer and then come home to a quiet neighborhood.

Amenities

Hyde Park Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • 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
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
All new central heating and air conditioning system installed in 2011.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(76 traveler reviews)

Spacious Historic Hyde Park Bungalow w/ Office in Central Austin by UT/Downtown
average rating of 4.9605265 based on 76 reviews
5

Beautiful property, comfortable stay, very helpful host

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I had a very comfortable and pleasant stay at this beautiful home. Pete is a super host, very helpful and very responsive. The house is located in a beautiful part of Hyde Park and is easy walking distance from many eateries as well as from the bus route. I ended up having to work for part of our stay and was able to use the wifi to connect to work and use the desk and chair in the office area. The amenities in the house were thoughtfully selected and we found everything we needed. We will definitely consider this property again if we are in Austin in the future.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location for exploring Hyde Park! We walked to eateries & Ney museum.

  • 5 of 5

House is very clean and quiet. Cute IKEA furnishings. We enjoyed it immensely. Only slight problem was getting kicked off Internet and having to go back and forth between servers frequently.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The rental unit was very clean, comfortable and quiet. Great location within walking distance of stores, restaurants, bakery and UT campus. Communication with Pete was quick and easy.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Totally sweet little getaway for the price, not too too far from downtown.

  • 5 of 5

The inside of the house is extremely well kept. The outside is definitely plain, but that was perfectly ok with me! Everything was impeccably clean and, as a bonus, there are lots of great instructions and recommendations (everything from where to find the silverware and what to expect in the silverware cabinet, to restaurant and coffee shop recs) in the welcome binder. Pete was super communicative and helpful, and went out of his way to let me know he was there if I had any questions during my stay. Great first experience in Austin.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful hideaway in quiet neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

Loved the place. Very clean and spacious, and in a very quiet and safe part of town. My only complaint was we had a hard time keep the water temperature constant while taking a shower. The temp would fluctuate between hot and cold on its own. Otherwise a lovely place!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice, and huge for the price

  • 5 of 5

I was visiting Austen for a conference, and being able to come home to a quiet, clean, spacious apartment was great. The fast wifi was excellent to have since I had to work, and it was a very easy walk to the bus stop and to some nice cafes, as well as a pleasant half-hour stroll to the university.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.9 Miles
Austin-Bergstrom
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Dolce Vita
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Hancock Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1.1 Miles
I-35
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
ASTI
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Hyde Park Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
UT Graduation
May 17 2017 - May 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
$99
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$699
$2,007
 
 
May 31 to June 3
May 31 2017 - Jun 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$99
From
$120
Thu,Fri,Sat
$650
$2,007
 
 
ACL
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$180
$899
 
 
ACL
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$180
$899
 
 
Formula 1
Oct 19 2017 - Oct 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
$180
$799
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$99
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$699
$2,007
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Rate of $2,300/month
15% hotel tax not applicable for guests staying more than 30 days.
A refundable security deposit of $200 is required with payment to confirm your reservation.
HomeAway Charges a 2.5% Processing Fee For Credit Card Payments, Personal Checks Also Accepted (No Fee)
$60 Cleaning Fee

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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