Casita Lunita-Southwestern Eclectic Cottage in Heart of Soco-Sxsw Dates Open!!!(84 Reviews)
The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more
- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6 - and short walk to South Congress
If you want to get to know the best of Austin - it's hard to beat this location!! Only 2 short blocks to all the eclectic shops, fine restaurants and nightlife found on Austin's famed South Congress avenue.
During the day, you can take advantage of Stacy Park with its spring-fed pool, tennis courts, and other amenities, also only 3 short blocks away.
Our cozy bungalow easily sleeps 6 with room for 2 more if needed (futon in living sleeps 2).
You'll find peace and tranquility in the bamboo and oak tree enclosed oasis. The big back yard awaits friendly pets.
The house includes a full washer/dryer, dishwasher, and central a/c and heat. Also two full size bathrooms, shower/bath.
You have your own private drive which will accommodate 3 cars, no need to park on the street!
Home is on a very quiet street where you can relax and enjoy Austin, all while enjoying the activities only 5 minutes away
Area offerings: Texas hill country, lakes, rivers, music, festivals, wineries, capitol tours, museums, University of Texas Austin campus, hiking, cycling, 1 hour to Sea World and Schlitterbaun water park. 45 minutes to San Marcos for Guadalupe river tubing and water sports. Greune Hall music venue 45 minutes away. Numerous music venues within walking distance, South Congress shopping, clubs and fine restaurants. Easy drive to San Antonio.
When you're ready to book, here are some tips to keep in mind.
Paying with a credit card on VRBO protects your payment for up to $10,000 against listing fraud. We recommend completing your booking on VRBO.Learn more
Member since: 2011
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Bathroom 1 includes full size washer and dryer.
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Coin Laundry
- Live Theater
- Nude Beach
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Bird Watching
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Paper Towels
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Child's Swing
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
SXSW 2017 Interactive & Film
Mar 10 - Mar 14, 2017
5 night min stay
SXSW 2017 Music
Mar 15 - Mar 19, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- house cleaning $150 + tax
- Pet Fee $95 + tax
- Tax Rate 15%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
South Congress SoCo Travis Heights Central Austin South by Southwest ACL Austin City Limits Continental Club Town Lake Ladybird Lake Zilker Park Stacy Park and Wading Pool Capital of Texas
Year Purchased: 1955
About the owner: I was born and raised in Austin and could not find a better place to live. Laura (my wife) is from Chiapas Mexico and is the one I give credit to giving the house all its unique colorful character and rustic feel. We live very close to the property and are always available to make you feel at home 100% of the time.
Why the Owner Chose South Congress, Austin, TX, USA:
I have been to many places and even have lived a few years abroad. But I always come back to Austin and have yet to find anywhere else I would rather be. Austin is very unique in all that it has to offer - great universities, world class eclectic restaurants, and some of the top musicians in the world. I could not think of a better place to live and stay.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Our house has been in the same family since 1955. We recently did a full remodel and have kept the feel of a cozy charming cottage while opening up the kitchen and living room including a vaulted ceiling with skylights which lets all the natural light in. We also have a private driveway which keeps you from parking on the street. Casita Lunita cannot be in a better location, only 2 blks from South Congress Ave. and 3 blocks from Stacey park which includes a jogging trail, swimming pool, and tennis courts.
- Primary: +1 5124153165 Do not call after 10PM or before 9AM
- Secondary: +1 512 633-0752 Do not call after 10PM or before 9AM
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
living room has vaulted ceilings with skylights!!!
living room has plenty of space with futon which lays out to a full size bed
living room includes flat screen tv with 100's of channels, and high speed wifi
other view of first bedroom, bed is memory foam mattress
Washer and dryer in hall bathroom
master bathroom is well lit and includes bath and shower
updated kitchen with gas range, and fully equipped for all your cooking needs
view of dining room and French doors which looks out to back patio
back patio includes gas range and area for eating outdoors
Big back yard for friendly pets!!!
rustic water fountain in back yard
other view of front porch looking into house
view of living room looking into hallway - enjoy our collection of classic books
view of living room with vaulted ceilings.
1st bedroom has full size bed and futon, looks out onto front yard
hall bathroom has full size bath and shower
master bedroom with queen size bed which includes 2 closets and flat screen tv
third bedroom has full size bed and lots of windows, looks out onto back patio
other view of kitchen which opens up to back patio
view of patio and backyard from opened french doors
ample space in backyard for kids to play or pets to roam! Fully enclosed.
back patio has chimenea for enjoying relaxing afternoons
view of front porch, enjoy relaxing afternoons in our quiet neighborhood
House is ideally located within walking distance to SoCo and kid friendly parks
Enter dates to see accurate pricing
Booking confirmation within 24 hours
Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO
- We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
- You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
- We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7
Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM
Send a message to owner
Anonymously report this listing
We appreciate your participation and assistance with our efforts to operate the most secure and trusted vacation rental marketplace in the industry
If you have any questions, please visit our Help Center.