East Side, Vintage-Modern Charm!

House - Private room · E 16th St, Austin, Austin, TX 78702, United States

Our beautiful vintage-modern style home provides the perfect place for a little privacy & rest after a day in the city! We are conveniently located near downtown, easy access to the trails & pools, and right in the middle of all of Austin's hip Eastside charm and nightlife!

The Space

Our home is full of charm and comfort, with high ceilings and sunlight throughout, you feel good in every room.

At the head of the house is a large porch- perfect for afternoon tea or nice cold one. The front porch is also well lit for night time chats and hang outs.
Inside, the house has wood floors and vintage charm but also feels updated and clean providing the perfect place to to recharge, rejuvenate and relax.
Adjacent to the living room is another spacious room perfect practicing yoga, stretching, dancing, or sitting in the sunlight to catch up on email. Wi-Fi available throughout the house. Yoga mats, blankets and blocks are also available for our guests!
The kitchen is cute and colorful and full of appliances for your use. Juicer, blender, toaster oven, coffee press, electric kettle, rice cookers, etc. If you are cook, we have you covered. We will also make sure the kitchen is stocked with coffee and some fresh (local!) fruit and veggies for your stay.
Inside the kitchen is the best part of the house- our little breakfast nook. Adorable, packed with sunlight and fresh breeze, the nook is a lovely place to have tacos for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The hallway has high ceilings and leads to the bedrooms and bath. The guest bedroom is located in the back corner of the house and is located right next to the bathroom. You will have privacy and easy access to the bath, laundry and back entrance. Your room offers plenty of room for 2, with a queen size bed. This room has five windows and is a relaxing sky blue color. Extra linens and quilts provided to make it extra comfy.

Bathroom has sunlight, built in charm and plenty of fresh linens and soap. Shower plus bathtub set up for a nice relaxing soak.

To the right of the bathroom is the laundry/mud room. Our guests are invited to use the washer/dryer (natural detergent provided).

Out the back door is the private driveway (which you are welcome to park in) and a huge, fenced-in back yard.

We offer you a list of our favorite places in the neighborhood from gyms, yoga, tacos, brunch, wine, tacos, swimming, coffee, bike rentals and more tacos.

The guest room is suitable for 2 - but we can also offer a single bed in the front room and do have room for air mattresses for special occasions or peak times.

Guest Access

Strong Wi-Fi throughout the house and porch.
Laundry Soap provided
All kitchen amenities
One Bike and nearby bike rentals

Interaction with Guests

We will be staying in the other room but offer you total privacy and freedom. We are often busy, rarely home and quite respectful. We will stay out of your hair! (Unless you really want to party.) We have one dog- a Blue Heeler Border Collie mix that is older and incredibly trained, obedient and loving. Sometimes the dog goes to our friend and neighbors doggie daycare for your stay- so if you prefer no pooch, please let us know and we will send him on his happy play date. Trust me, he loves it!

The Neighborhood

We are in the heart of Austin's growing Eastside. This side of town is growing fast and is full of diversity. From full on farms to hip hangover brunch spots - we have you covered. We live just one block from a great coffee house that is open 24 hours, has friendly staff, internet and great food and drink. We are also a block away from a new little grocer- full of healthy snacks, kitchen staples, and local brews. We are close to the nightlife and a straight shot to the town lake trails. Yoga classes also available just blocks away!

Getting around

Bike rentals are just blocks away and we are easy access to all the major bus routes. We are walking distance to several hip streets on the east side- full of breakfast tacos, food trailers, fresh foods, and lone star beer.

Other Things to Note

We love our city- and we think you will too. We offer a page of recommendations- left on your bed along with other goodies- for our favorite Austin spots.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Cancellation: Flexible

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • Adriene and Will's place was awesome. They have a super cute house with a great bed. We got there a little later than planned but Will was there to greet us and even gave us some places we could go check out that night. In the room was a great little welcome set up with some waters, treats, and a page about some places to go and things to do. We rented bicycles from Windmill which was great (they suggested them) and Will even gave us a ride to pick the bikes up and told us about a breakfast place right by there.

    The room was great. Very comfortable and relaxing. We all shared a bathroom but no one was ever in anyone's way (I don't think). We were staying for ACL and going out at night so we didn't really spend a ton of time at the house but It was great to come in and see Adriene and Will at the cute little breakfast nook and talk about the bands we saw that day (they were at ACL as well). It was like friends or roommates seeing each other at the end of the day. It made for a very unique and welcoming experience.

    Though we did not see them very much, when we did it was comfortable and friendly. The house is cute, we felt very safe staying there, and relaxing. It was a great place to stay for my birthday. We absolutely loved it and would definitely stay here again and recommend staying here.

    October 2013
  • This was the absolute perfect place for my stay in Austin! Adriene and Will were great hosts, incredibly inviting, and made my friend and I feel right at home. There's something so comfortable about their home that truly makes you feel utter relaxation. The location was great--we walked a bunch but also borrowed their bikes which was a perfect way to see the area/check out the nearby restaurants, etc. I absolutely recommend to anyone, especially if you are looking to add a bit of exploration into your trip! I can't wait to visit Austin again!!

    October 2013
  • The house felt like home, cozy and spacious. My pup loved the large fenced backyard! And their dog Blue as well. Staying with Adriene and Will made the first month in my new city feel just like home. They have great recommendations and key spots to hit listed out for you upon your arrival.

    I would recommend this Airbnb to anybody cool, hip and adventurous! :)

    September 2013
  • This couldn't have been a more wonderful experience. The house is adorable, quiet, roomy, cool. If you want yoga in the morning, the yoga room is beautiful with mats and accessories, and a studio nearby. A bike was available. Adriene is wonderful and charming and I wish we'd had more time to chat. Friendly Austin is made friendlier here.

    July 2013
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