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Cozy Hyde Park Guest House in Historic Central Austin Neighborhood

Bedrooms 1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights


About the property

Guest House, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

This cozy guest apartment is located on the same lot as the owner's home in the residential neighborhood of historic Hyde Park. Everything you need is included during your stay such as linens, a kitchen, a flat screen tv, and a queen size bed. Hyde Park has easy access to downtown, which is just South of the home. It's within easy walking distance (one to three blocks) of multiple city and UT bus stops, Hyde Park restaurants, a bakery/coffee shop, Fresh Plus neighborhood grocery store, tennis courts, a park, and many other local Austin businesses. It's a great place to walk, ride bikes, or simply enjoy the quiet and relaxing atmosphere while being close to downtown.

We are family friendly and can accommodate children 5 years old or older. Total of 2 people includes any children. This studio apartment is a first floor apartment. There is a step up into the bathroom and toilet that anyone with mobility issues might need to be aware of before renting.

City of Austin Short Term Rental License: OL 2014 007845

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More Details

Property Manager
Pete Gilcrease
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 6, 2018

About Pete Gilcrease

My wife and I live in Austin in Hyde Park and love the area. If you have any questions about things to do here or restaurants to eat at, we'd love to help!

Pete Gilcrease purchased this house in 2010

Why Pete Gilcrease chose Hyde Park

Hyde Park is a quiet neighborhood near downtown Austin. It's great having access to everything downtown and central Austin has to offer and then come home to a quiet neighborhood.


Hyde Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • There's a step up to the toilet, so the toilet isn't accessible by wheelchair or for people with accessibility issues.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cozy Hyde Park Guest House in Historic Central Austin Neighborhood
average rating of 4.888889 based on 27 reviews


  • 5 of 5

my stay was for a month and it was all great from the neighbor hood the the apartment thanks pete

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Edmond, OK

Very clean and neat, perfect for 2 people

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean when we arrived and is in a very cute part of Austin. It was perfect for 2 people staying for ACL that need just enough space to sleep and hang out and get ready for the day.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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North Carolina

Well-appointed studio apartment

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were so pleased with this rental. Everything was attractive, comfortable and clean -- just what we needed. The lovely neighborhood shops and restaurants made the decision to stay here even better. We would be happy to return!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hyde Park - Wonderful location

  • 4 of 5

Exactly as described, the room was very clean and equipped with everything you would need. Very close to a great array of cafes, bars, shops and even a brilliant Italian restaurant. Pete was easy to contact and easy and polite to deal with. Would recommend to anyone wanting to stay a while in Austin.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Austin Stay

  • 5 of 5

My mum stayed for almost two months and was extremely pleased with the attentiveness of Pete. The property was precisely what she was looking for as it is ideally located.

Highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Decent solid experience

  • 5 of 5

The place is decent, cozy and solid.

The location is closed to everywhere you need to go

The neighborhood is safe

Definitely recommend

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6.9 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Hyde Park Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Hancock Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $60 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Manager'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.

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