light and airy minimal home with a huge central bath and light filled front bedroomwrap around porch is the highlight
Converted Courthouse on East 13th
Converted Courthouse on East 13th

6 guests

2 rooms

3 beds

1 bath

6 guests

2 rooms

3 beds

1 bath

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Ages 2 - 12
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6 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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About this listing

Super central! Open floor plan + dramatic high ceilings make this the perfect getaway house. Newly renovated kitchen (2017), 2 bedrooms, spacious bathroom with claw foot tub, giant wrap around porch with a nice sized yard give this property space to breathe even in the city center.

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Extra people: $50 / night after 5 guests
Cleaning Fee: $150
Security Deposit: $500


The space

This 2 bedroom/ 1 bath home is a converted courthouse that is over 100 years old and was moved from Lincoln, Texas to Austin's Eastside about 10 years ago. Simple, chic, central, and completely comfortable for @ 6-ish people, this home boasts 13 foot ceilings, an amazing claw foot tub and a huge wrap around porch and a recently updated kitchen.

Great for entertaining, this open concept space has a beautiful kitchen that was just updated in January 2017, two bedrooms (one with a king sized bed & one with a queen), a queen sized sofa bed in the living room, and twin sized couch that sleeps one... plus one double sized aero bed. Enjoy a huge bathroom with washer and dryer & fabulous linens and pillows.

Our Eastside property is only blocks away from some of the hippest new restaurants, bars, foodtrucks, coffee shops and retail stores in Austin. A hop, skip and a jump from Downtown, 6th street, the Eastside farmers market, University of Texas, and the State Capital, this house is in an amazingly central location and conveniently located near the new Metro Rail.

We are walking distance from all Eastside Austin SXSW shows & events and close proximity to Formula One. The wrap around porch is great for spending time outdoors.

This amazing property is a great place to spend the week for SXSW or for family get togethers. Austin summers are unbeatable and this quaint and unique home is a great way to get away from it all.

Guest access

Travelers have access to the whole house with the exception stairs (which are used as a bookcase) and the attic.

Interaction with guests

We are available for help and to answer questions. We also have a local contact there in Austin to do the same and will provide that information about a week before check in.

Other things to note

We have upgraded some of our amenities to provide a better experience for our guests including an iron and ironing board as well as a Keurig coffee maker.

House Rules
No smoking
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox

- Leave the property as you found it.
- No smoking inside.
- Please don't break anything.
- No stealing.
- Pick up all trash and dispose of it in the trashcans near the fence there are more details about this in the house manual we will provide booked guests.



Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher

3 nights minimum stay

38 Reviews

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Suzannah User Profile
April 2017
We stayed at Aimee and Daniel's place so we could attend a conference in Austin and also have somewhere for my husband to hang out with our 7 month old during the day. Their place was perfect for both needs and our little one loved all the colourful furniture and the chance to have a base from which to explore Austin which was more than a hotel room. There was plenty of nice eateries around to satisfy all of us and convenience stores enabling us to stock up on nappies only a walk away. The place was bigger than expected, had everything we needed and provided the right home away from home feel we needed.

Dave User Profile
April 2017
Perfect location, close to all of the popular areas. Clean simple house, spacious for 4 people.

Ben User Profile
March 2017
Awesome! Beautifully decorated and furnished house in a leafy neighbourhood just a short walk from some great restaurants and bars. I stayed here for SXSW and it was a dream!

Jennifer User Profile
December 2016
Unique home in super quiet neighborhood. Easy drive to everything but we also enjoyed walking around and exploring. House has true character and is refreshing contrast to blander options. Easily slept 2 adults and 4 small children. Kids loved the yard and porch.

Peter User Profile
November 2016
The place was exactly as described! It was very nice and clean, and Aimee & Daniel gave me all the info I needed. My stay was very easy, no hassles at all. Also the house is near a bike share station so riding around Austin was easy and fun!

Polly User Profile
May 2016
Very accurate description of the house, lots of character and charm! Great location for East of Austin being in walking distance to some great bars and restaurants- slightly further walk into downtown than expected but very pleasant on a nice sunny day. We did this several times. House had everything we needed and more, with a huge bathroom. Loved it and would definitely return!

Josh User Profile
May 2016
The place was great. Airy, simple, lovely. The hosts were responsive and kind. Wonderful wrap-around porch. Quiet neighborhood near all the action. We had a great time.

Houston, Texas, United States · Joined in January 2013
Aimee & Daniel User ProfileAimee & Daniel is a superhost.

Obsessed with our strange little piece of Austin and want to share it with the rest of the world.

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