Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927


Bedrooms 3
Space 1,345 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property



*For all bookings from August 15 to December 15, 2017. Applied to bookings from 4 to 6 nights. 7 days or after, a weekly price applies. (Not applicable for Thanksgiving Week)

Enjoy a just remodeled Cottage House with the best central location in San Antonio. JUST 4 MILES NORTH FROM DOWNTOWN. Have a vacation or long stay surrounded by MODERN LUXURY, with BRAND NEW HIGH END Furniture and Decor (Modern/Mid Century Style). 3 ample Bedrooms (Each one with a King Size Bed) and 1 Full Bath (Just remodeled with high end tile in March 2015). Full open Kitchen and a cozy living room with lots of light. Then enjoy a backyard with a huge contemporary patio sofa, patio dining table, lines of little light bulbs above the patio and a nice bar to entertain your family, friends and guests.

My Family and I are sure that you will have a great time in our house. There are very few houses in San Antonio which offer an amazing location like ours. You are actually just 5-10 minutes from all the major attractions in San Antonio. You don't even have to drive into any single freeway to get to San Antonio's Downtown, Riverwalk, Convention Center, The Alamo, The Pearl Restaurant District, San Antonio Zoo, Museum of Contemporary Art, Botanical Gardens and so many other attractions. Also in LESS THAN 1 MILE, you can drive to the following local spots:

-The Quarry (San Antonio's Best Entertainment Center). One of the best movie theaters in SA, more than 10 restaurants, and more than 50 boutique stores.

-North Star Mall: One of the 2 top shopping malls in San Antonio

-Olmos Park: One of the largest City Parks in San Antonio. Great for playing sports and picnics

-The Alamo Golf Course

Our house was just remodeled on MARCH 2015 so rest assure you will find a place with great ambiance, luxury and decor.

More Details

Ricardo Valdes
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

Why Ricardo Valdes chose Edison

I love the urban life. When you live or vacation close to downtown San Antonio, you are closer to the culture, energy and personality of a city. After identifying the amazing location and safe environment of this house less than 4 miles from Downtown and less than 2 miles from all the nice restaurants, bars and shops, my dream was to turn this house into a cozy paradise of contemporary ambiance and decor, full of light and color. The House is also located just 10 minutes away from the Airport.

What makes this house unique

Amazing location close to everything. Safe neighborhood with a mix of Hispanic traditional families and upcoming young and mature urban professionals (Single and Married)

Great contemporary decor and ambiance.


Edison House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1345 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 double
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • water tubing


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

55% Complete
34% Complete
6% Complete
3% Complete
0% Complete
average rating of 4.413793 based on 29 reviews

Adequate for our stay

  • 2 of 5

Being in an older section of San Antonio, the property was adequate. It could use a really good top to bottom cleaning. Lots of dust around the baseboards, ceiling fan blades, etc. Furniture is old. No central air just mobile AC units in the bedrooms. OK for the price but for a few more dollars there are better places in San Antonio. The back patio is not nice as the description states.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Convenient, comfortable and perfect for our family !

  • 5 of 5

For our recent week in San Antonio, we went through VRBO and found this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. The location is convenient to downtown and has close access to the interstate for access to Six Flags and SeaWorld. The home is in a quiet neighborhood, yet only 3 blocks to HEB grocery and close to San Pedro Ave. for restaurant choices. The owner, Mr. Valdes, happened to be there when we arrived. We felt very welcomed to his home and appreciated his local recommendations to us. The home was very clean and well furnished. Please be aware that the home does not have a dish washer or washer/dryer. Otherwise, we felt we had everything we needed. There is a nice backyard with a grill. There is off street parking. We would definitely stay here again when we return to San Antonio and recommend the same to others.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 4 of 5

When you first walk into the property, it looks just like the pictures. I has a wonderful seating area out back for a group to be able to talk and just relax. Not far from the Riverwalk. Great place to stay. I just wish there'd been more than one TV for us adults to not have to watch what the kids watched. I would stay here again. Worth the money definitely.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Don't judge a book by its cover

  • 5 of 5

Don't let the neighborhood fool you this house is steal for peace and quiet. The house was in great condition. Has plenty of room to host guests.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Charming looking property, good sized yard, plenty of parking

  • 4 of 5

Staying at Casa Olmos was the best choice for our stay in San Antonio. We were so pleased with the everything, comfortable beds, spacious bedrooms. Good sized kitchen, great backyard gathering area and it was very tastefully decorated. I am recommending this to my friends and I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Family visit to San Antonio

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in San Antonio with family. My 91 year old mom, brother, husband, and I came for the baptism of a new addition to the family. Our stay in Ricardo's home was the first time I used Home Away. As stated the home is located in a quiet neighborhood and we felt very safe. The home is comfortably furnished and we felt at home. However, there were a few things we observed that would have been helpful. Upon arrival we didn't know that the key was in a lockbox rather than in the place indicated in the rental agreement. It took awhile to connect with Ricardo who finally told me to check my email regarding this change of key placement. There is only one key which was a problem. Two keys would have been better. The steps leading up and into the home are rather steep which were problematic for my mom. In a note I left for Ricardo on our departure, I recommended that a handrail would be helpful as my mom had difficulty entering home. Water in the master bathroom sink drained very slowly. Although Ricardo came to fix it the problem was never solved. In order for him to enter home, we had to leave our key. This is why more than one key would be beneficial for all. The shower in the master bathroom had spaces between the glass doors which caused puddles to form on the floor and necessitated drying the floor after each shower. Luckily my brother who lives in San Antonio brought extra towels, hand towels(which were not provided) and bathmats. I have used vacations rentals before and realize that each place is different. Ricardo's home is lovely. Perhaps with some more improvements our stay would have been more relaxing.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
5 Miles
San Antonio Airport
Nearest Golf
1.1 Miles
San Pedro Driving Range & Quarry Golf Club
Nearest Train
6.5 Miles
San Antonio Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
281 Hwy
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Tribeca Italian Restaurant
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 16.75%

Maximum occupancy is 8 people. Nightly rates covers up to 7 people in the house. For additional people, a charge of $20 per person, per night.

$100 damage protection deposit (Kept on escrow account by Homeaway/VRBO). Deposit has been programmed to be reimbursed automatically by Homeaway/VRBO 7 days after the stay if no damages are reported.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties