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2BR/2BA Condo Near University Of Georgia Football And Downtown Athens

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo

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Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath With Full Kitchen, Living Room, Breakfast Area, And Back Patio

High Point Condo is a 2BR/2BA condo in Athens, GA just 3.1 miles from UGA Football Parking, 5.0 Miles from Downtown Athens.

Sleeps 6-8 people comfortably.

The Entire 2nd floor is a Master Suite with a King Bed, the Love Seat in the sitting area pulls out to a twin bed. Private bathroom, with a walk-in closet, and TV mounted on the wall swivels to the sleeping area and sitting area.

Main level has the 2nd BR, which has 2 Double Beds, direct access to BA, and plenty of mirrored closet space.

Living Room is where you enter through the front door and has a 42inch flatscreen TV with Charter cable and a wii entertainment system. L-shaped sofa and chair with ottoman serve up plenty of seating room to watch the games. There is also a closet that stores everything you need to set up the Twin size air-mattress.

Kitchen is stocked with everything you need to cook a large family meal on the ceramic top stove, or just choose from one of the bottles of wine chilling in the fridge. Dining room seating is right off the kitchen, as is the full size Washer and Dryer for those longer stays.

The back door opens up to the patio for great night seating and is just steps away from your 2 Reserved Parking Spaces(with 2 more shared guest spaces right next to your reserved spaces).

My wife and I are frequent renters from VRBO, and have booked houses and condos all over the world. I find that when I am booking a place, it's not about how many people it can sleep, it's about how many people sleep comfortably there! When we set up the condo for guests, that was the first thing in mind; plenty of beds, air mattress, pull-out sofa, big wide sofa, etc. This is perfect for 6-7 guys that do not want to sleep together, large families, a couple of couples, etc.

All of this for the price of a single Hotel Room, you get 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Living Room, Full Kitchen, Washer and Dryer, Reserved Parking for 2+ Cars, and More!

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Owner
Michael Gibbs
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Michael Gibbs

I am a UGA graduate that grew up about 45 minutes away and moved to Athens in 1996 for college, graduated in 2001, and found a great job in Athens so I didn't have to leave. I bought this condo brand new a few years later, lived there until I found another great house right down the road, and have been renting my condo out to great guests ever since!

Michael Gibbs purchased this condo in 2005

Why Michael Gibbs chose Athens

I found this condo after renting in Athens for years. It was brand new when I bought it and was the perfect size for me and my friends. I love the Eastside of Athens and still live on this side of town now. Eastside has everything you need, close to UGA, DT, but everything you need in a 2 mile radius(restaurants, shopping, groceries, gyms, etc). Plus it right by the airport and a cheap cab ride home from DT if you had too much fun.

What makes this condo unique

Over the years I have rented many houses and condos for everything from guys trips to family vacations to just my wife and I. The most important thing when I rent, is how many beds does it have? Not just how many does it sleep, how many separate places to sleep does it have, so that's why we included little things like the pull-out Love seat, 2 Double Beds Downstairs, Air mattress, and huge sofa. Whether you are traveling with the guys, a family of 4, or a few couples the sleeping arrangements are comfortable for everyone!

I will say that the house does look a little different now than when I lived there as a bachelor. I gave my wife the checkbook and free reign over the design and decoration, and as you can see, she gave it all the touches to turn my bachelor pad into a stylish modern condo that has beds for everyone.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

2BR/2BA Condo Near University Of Georgia Football And Downtown Athens
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 22 reviews
5

Clean, convenient.

  • 5 of 5

Host responsive and friendly. Nicely decorated.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great condo

  • 5 of 5

We were in Athens for a wedding and found this condo to rent. We arrived very late at night and found the condo entirely lit, the heat was on and there were cookies and fresh flowers waiting. The condo is clean and beautifully decorated. The bedding was comfortable and the location quiet. The condo is well stocked with essential items. We have often rented properties where there was no soap, toilet paper, etc. The owners have thought of all the things you would need for an enjoyable stay. They even have clean growlers to fill at Perry's up the street! The book with parking information and area attractions was very helpful. Each evening we returned to the condo it felt like we were going home. Would definitely stay again.

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

Fabulous place to stay in Athens

  • 5 of 5

The unit is immaculate! That is huge for us. Past that it is very well appointed with kitchen appliances, bedding, etc. On top of THAT the fresh cookies and BEAUTIFUL fresh flowers were over the top.

We were there for a football game weekend so Athens was crowded. We had a bit of trouble with parking when we came home after the game. A quick call to the owner, which was answered by the way, solved the problem with no issues. We have used VRBO many times and I don't think we ever had a better experience. Would we stay here again? For sure!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Great Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely perfect! i booked the condo last minute for a course i was attending in Athens. The place is immaculate! The cutest decor and such a great area! Even had delicious cupcakes and beautiful flowers when we arrived! If I ever need to visit Athens again, I will definitely stay here! Thank you for everything!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great weekend in Athens staying in this condo! Everything was perfect and very well stocked! The condo was clean and comfortable and close to nice restaurants and entertainment! We had a great time and your condo is lovely! Would definitely stay here again if we ever come back to Athens!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Best rental experience of all

  • 5 of 5

I planned the vacation a few months out and after a phone conversation with the owner I knew this was the place for my family and I. I save money by not having to rent hotel rooms with the ballooned price rates around this time. I had a couple problems with the key box upon arrival and departure that was quickly taken care of with a call to the owner. The first was my fault as I never requested the code to the lock box. The place is very quiet and up to date with everything you will ever dream of needing. I attended the Watson family reunion over the weekend, attended church services, and visited some family member in the area. Unfortunately all my family could not make the trip, only my son, my puppy, and I, but we had the time of our lives. Michael had my favorite cupcakes waiting and there were plenty of thing to do close by the condo. I recommend this condo to anyone needing a place to stay around the Athens area that don't like the hotel scene like myself. There is plenty of places to dine and entertain. I am a Georgia native and anytime I plan another visit I will always check this owners units first. He is a great and professional asset to this site.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Athens Ben Epps Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
UGA Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Mexican
Car: not necessary

UGA Football is just 5 minutes away, as well as all that Downtown Athens has to offer.

Athens hosts many street festivals.

Twilight Criterium bike races.

3 Breweries(Terrapin, Creature Comforts, and Southern) to visit.

Live Concerts at the Georgia Theater and 40 watt among many others.

Visit the State Botanical Gardens.

Raft down the Broad River or the Oconee River.

Golf at almost 10 great courses in the area.

UGA not only has football, watch NCAA tennis, swimming and diving, track, GymDogs, Basketball, Equestrian and more!

See the Double Barreled Canon.

Visit The Tree that Owns itself.

Wedding venues are all over town.

These are just a few things to do in and around the condo. Be sure and ask me my favorite Restaurant, Golf course, or Watering Hole.

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Rates & Availability

Green Acres Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$129
From
$139
Fri,Sat
$799
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $85

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Green Acres Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , 1 door to 2nd BR, 1 door to Living area
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master BR - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Master Suite has private BA, TV, Walk-in Closet, Sitting Ar
    Downstairs Bedroom - 2 double , Full Closet, and direct access to DS BA
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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