Downtown 3 Story Home that Sleeps 12 and Only an 8 Minute Walk to 6th St!(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom, Sleeps 12
Located within walking distance of the 6th Street Entertainment District, the warehouse district, downtown shopping, all of the hip restaurants and bars on the East Side, and UT Stadium, this location is very central on the east side of downtown Austin. You do not need a car unless you want one. Public transportation is also nearby, including the Plaza Saltillo Station for Metro Rail and numerous bus stops throughout the neighborhood.
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to enjoy Austin's downtown skyline and the serene views over the gorgeous Austin skyline. Staying here means that you get to walk to restaurants, coffee shops, live music and more. The outdoor area has been designed to create a peaceful escape right in the middle of town. This is urban living at its finest.
There are so many incredible places to eat, drink, and be entertained in Austin that it would be impossible to list it all. From the Chateau, you can easily walk to many great places on the east side of downtown. Grab a slice less than a block away at East Side Pies, or sit down and eat at the Hillside Farmacy. Franklin's BBQ is just a few blocks, and East End Winery is practically next door. The Austin Public Library and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center are both steps away, along with the Hearts and Robots Hair Salon. If you want to do yoga, pilates, or get a massage, there is a small studio a block from the house.
Within a handful of blocks, you can also visit Quickie Pickie, Shangri-La, Papi Tino's, Takoba, East Village Coffee, Tamale House East, Dario's, The Grackle, Cisco's, La Perla, The Eastern, Gypsy Lounge, Hotel Vegas, Volstead Lounge, The Brixton, Sputnik, Buenos Aires Cafe, Violet Crown Social Club, Cheer Up Charlies, White Horse, East Side Showroom, Angie's, Kebabalicious, Karibu, Vintage Heart Coffee, Wuwu Sushi, and much more.
**Please note that we are fully licensed with the City of Austin, and State of Texas. Permit #2013-056594 OL
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Member since: 2013
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Car Available
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 8-14
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- 2 Full Bathrooms and 1 half Bathroom with towels provided
- Full Service Concierge available upon booking
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Here Comes May!
Apr 27 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
May 18 - May 22, 2017
3 night min stay
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 31 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
ACL Music Festival Weekend 1
Oct 5 - Oct 8, 2017
3 night min stay
ACL Music Festival Weekend 2
Oct 12 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 10 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
- Tax Rate 15%
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Absolutely the best location in Austin especially for the size of the house and number of people it sleeps. The house is 1 block away from Franklin BBQ (#1 in Texas), Hillside Farmacy (excellent brunch and dinner), Blue Dahlia (cozy cute brunch and dinner), and other top Austin restaurants and bars. It takes 8 minutes to walk to 6th St and 12 minutes to walk to UT Football Stadium. Ideal for large groups that want a single downtown location to walk to and from the restaurants, bars and football games!
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: I have been in Austin since 1994. As much as I love the city, I also enjoy traveling and photographing vacation destinations and tourist attractions around the world. As a registered travel agent, I am able to work while I enjoy tours and activities in places like the London, Paris, Rome, New York, San Francisco, and Hawaii, to name a few.
Why the Owner Chose Blackshear-Prospect Hill, Austin, TX, USA:
I have always wanted to own/operate a hotel. That has been a passion of mine since I was a child. For that reason, I enjoy having guests staying in my rental properties, and I want to provide so much more than just a place to stay. My goal is to create a memorable experience for my guests.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
* Downtown Austin * 1 minute drive or 8 minute walk to Historic 6th St * 1 minute drive or 12 minute walk to UT Football Stadium * Sleeps 12 guests in beds and 1 Queen pull out sofa * Full concierge service upon booking * Half a block away from Franklin BBQ (#1 ranked in Texas), Hillside Farmacy, and Blue Dahlia. Three of the best restaurants in town.
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This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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