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Travis Heights * Now Available for Sxsw! * 3 BR/2BA * 1/2 Mile from S Congress

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Laid Back Luxury in Travis Heights - 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, wonderful spaces!

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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our Mid-Century Modern Guest House is the perfect spot to enjoy the charming, safe neighborhood of Travis Heights. Quiet and relaxing, yet only 1/2 mile from SOCO and a short distance from all central Austin attractions, it is an ideal base for visiting Austin. Smartly furnished with modern, designer pieces and contemporary art. Large terrace, screened porch with outdoor grill and comfortable seating overlook the native-plant landscaped backyard. Three (3) spacious bedrooms and two (2) baths accommodate 6 guests. The large kitchen is fully equipped for cooking (and/or relaxing), and opens onto the dining area and den. The comfortable living room is perfect for visiting, reading, or watching movies or cable on the Sony flat-screen TV. Big Stacy Pool is a short walk away, as is the 1.2 mile hike/bike trail in the gorgeous, wooded Blunn Creek Greenbelt. Both I-35 and State Highway 71 are easily accessed, just minutes away. Our guest house is family owned and operated and is a fully licensed short-term vacation rental by the City of Austin.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Stacy Park within easy walking distance with year round pool....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Austin City Limits
Sep 30 - Oct 2, 2016
3 night min stay

$1,300
flat fee
Austin City Limits
Oct 7 - Oct 9, 2016
3 night min stay

$1,300
flat fee
Formula 1
Oct 21 - Oct 23, 2016
3 night min stay

$1,200
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$252
$1,300 $3,300
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

There is a 5% discount on rental amount for paying the Balance Due in cash (check or money order).

Refundable Security Deposit to reserve dates. Balance Due is due on date shown on Booking Application contract, usually 4-6 weeks before Check-in.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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Location

The house is located about half a mile from South Congress, with all its restaurants, shops, bars, and zany sights and characters. About a fifteen minutes walk!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I am Ann. My husband, Jay, and I live in Houston. We initially bought our mid-century modern home in the quiet, historical neighborhood of Travis Heights because we liked its unique qualities and location, close to SOCO, St. Edward's U. and downtown. Hopefully it will be our retirement home some day. Today it is perfectly refurbished and furnished with a pleasing mix of modern and vintage pieces along with our collection of bright modern prints and photographs.

Why the Owner Chose South Congress, Austin, TX, USA:
Travis Heights is a trendy, eclectic neighborhood, with an interesting mix of old historic and new modern houses. It has hills and wonderful views, with dining, shopping, hiking, and music, all just a short walk or drive away!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our historic neighborhood is perfect, with easy access to Austin Bergstrom International Airport, Downtown, Lady Bird Lake, Zilker Park, South Congress (SOCO), the Blunn Creek Greenbelt, UT, the Austin Convention Center, and the Long Center for the Performing Arts.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Laid Back Luxury in Travis Heights - 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, wonderful spaces!

    Laid Back Luxury in Travis Heights - 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, wonderful spaces!

  • Native Texas plants in large, park-like back yard! Screened porch and terrace.

    Native Texas plants in large, park-like back yard! Screened porch and terrace.

  • Large living room with comfortable designer seating and flat screen TV.

    Large living room with comfortable designer seating and flat screen TV.

  • Large well-stocked Kitchen! Window overlooks screened porch and back yard.

    Large well-stocked Kitchen! Window overlooks screened porch and back yard.

  • Kitchen counter, Dining table.

    Kitchen counter, Dining table.

  • Roomy seating area adjoining kitchen.

    Roomy seating area adjoining kitchen.

  • Middle Bathroom. Bath/Shower, water-conserving  toilet. Rock on, Jerry

    Middle Bathroom. Bath/Shower, water-conserving toilet. Rock on, Jerry

  • Front bedroom. Comfy bed, built-in bureau drawers, large closet, easy chair.

    Front bedroom. Comfy bed, built-in bureau drawers, large closet, easy chair.

  • 'En suite' Bath, Back Bedroom

    'En suite' Bath, Back Bedroom

  • The front porch invites you to sit in the morning with a hot cup of coffee!

    The front porch invites you to sit in the morning with a hot cup of coffee!

  • Outdoor lounging and dining overlooking sylvan setting.

    Outdoor lounging and dining overlooking sylvan setting.

  • Kick back and relax! Watch Cable TV, movies, or listen to stereo.

    Kick back and relax! Watch Cable TV, movies, or listen to stereo.

  • David Marsh dining table, six designer chairs

    David Marsh dining table, six designer chairs

  • View from Dining table to Kitchen counter, Kitchen, Living Room, Front Door

    View from Dining table to Kitchen counter, Kitchen, Living Room, Front Door

  • Middle Bedroom. Full bathroom with vintage Rock 'n Roll posters across hall.

    Middle Bedroom. Full bathroom with vintage Rock 'n Roll posters across hall.

  • Screened Porch with ceiling fan, overlooking terrace and back yard.

    Screened Porch with ceiling fan, overlooking terrace and back yard.

  • Back Bedroom, light, airy, large closet, built-in bureau drawers.

    Back Bedroom, light, airy, large closet, built-in bureau drawers.

  • 'En suite' Bathroom, Shower and water-conserving 'Low Flush' Toilet

    'En suite' Bathroom, Shower and water-conserving 'Low Flush' Toilet

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, July 15, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/30/2016
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