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Private And Spacious South Austin Retreat - A Bit Of Country In The City!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom 3.5 Bath Located On Half Acre Lot! Spread Out And Relax!

Tranquil with a modern country vibe, this house exemplifies South Austin. The main house consists of 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bath with a pull out couch in the living room, comfortably housing 10 people. There is a large studio with a full bath out back - great for a couple or new family.

This property is very private with thick bamboo lining one side of the property. Fenced yard. There is gated parking, which can accommodate a tour bus, RV or boat. 6 cars + RV can fit, with possible additional off site parking across the street. Beautiful outdoor space includes a huge covered deck just off of the kitchen, with full outdoor dining area. Relax with a book on the porch. Bocce ball, ladder ball, corn hole and horseshoes are available for some outside fun!

This property is great for small business groups, bands or large families.

We are pet friendly - please inquire first though!

More Details

Owner
Melissa
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Melissa

Troy and I love to build things! Aside from working hard, we love to surf, hike, and enjoy all the live music Austin has to offer. We settled in South Austin after living in Hawaii for 3 years. San Marcos is where we met, and floating the river is one of our favorite past times!

Melissa purchased this house in 2013

Why Melissa chose Austin

This property has a very special feeling to it. With such a large lot, you have the privacy of the country with the amenities of the city close by. This is the place to sit back, relax, smoke some ribs on the pit and enjoy a game of corn hole and a cold beer. Or kick back in a hammock with a good book. This is Peaceful Hill.

What makes this house unique

The large back porch is the most popular gathering area. With the deep bench swings facing each other, it is a great place to relax and visit with friends and family. The large kitchen and open floor plan make for fun dinner parties.

Amenities

South Austin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:30
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Private And Spacious South Austin Retreat - A Bit Of Country In The City!
average rating of 4.96875 based on 32 reviews
Albuquerque, NM
5

Spacious and Gracious Property for a Group

  • 5 of 5

I booked this home for a family group attending a wedding in Austin. It was perfect for our group of four couples and two singles. It lives up to the photos. There was plenty of space for everyone to spread out during our downtime. The yard is large, well maintained with several areas to enjoy or alone or with a group. Everything was well maintained and the kitchen well equipped.

Cheers, BLK

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Orange County, California
5

Amazing property, perfect for large groups

  • 5 of 5

I came to Austin for my bachelorette party, and was searching for a home that would fit 12 girls, had plenty of space to spend some quality time together, and was in a convenient location (a lot to ask). Missy's home was just that - it's a gorgeous property with an enchanting back yard. It was hard to leave the home because we had so much fun just hanging out at the property itself. It isn't within walking distance to anything, but it was very easy to call an Uber or other hired car. My one, tiny complaint would be that the pull-out couch bed was not too comfortable, so 12 girls was pushing it. The other beds were very comfortable, and the home is absolutely perfect for 10 people. I would recommend it to anyone coming to visit Austin with a larger group of family and friends. The hosts are wonderful, too - the home was well stocked with everything we needed, and the hosts were always available to help and give recommendations. We will miss this home and Austin!!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location. Little country compound in the city

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot for large family to stay. We enjoyed the porch swings and sitting on the deck.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!,

  • 5 of 5

This house, the cottage, and the property are amazing! Everything was clean and prepared upon arrival. The bedrooms are comfortable with plenty of room (full closets, lots of hooks). A nice touch was the supplied shampoo, paper towels, etc. The main house living area also had plenty of room for our large family to hang out when we weren't outside. Plenty of parking was a bonus! Would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Was Better than Expected

  • 5 of 5

This property is just ideal for a family get together. With a open and lovely kitchen to nicely appointed rooms to a fabulous backyard that is so useful and conducive to fun and special personal experiences and interactions. The property is well maintained and very inviting. We have rented numerous homes for our children and grandchildren to gather and stay together; this was by far the best one yet! Thank you for a great time.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL
4

Great house for larger groups.

  • 4 of 5

Excellent house with plenty of space for larger groups. Owner is very responsive. Highly recommend. Not a walkable type location but still in close proximity to downtown.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
12.4 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-35
Car: recommended

Located with close proximity to South Park Meadows, there is an abundance of restaurants and shopping just minutes away. Lady Bird Johnson wild flower center is a short 6 miles down the road. 8 miles up the highway is downtown Austin!

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Rates & Availability

South Austin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$600
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Pet Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner'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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