A quiet backyard oasis with fire pitJacuzzi hot tub added for your enjoyment!
Entire home/apt
6 Guests
4 Bedrooms
7 Beds
$350
Per Night
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About this listing

Mi casa es su casa! My 2000 sq. ft. home is situated in an established neighborhood in north central Austin. The house is charming and colorfully decorated with folk art, hardwood floors and Mexican tiles throughout.
It has a great vibe!

A quiet backyard oasis with fire pit

A quiet backyard oasis with fire pit


The Space
Bathrooms: 3
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 7
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Cleaning Fee: $75
Security Deposit: $500
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Strict

Description

The Space

Mi casa es su casa! My 2000 sq. ft. home is situated in an established neighborhood in north central Austin. The house is charming and colorfully decorated with folk art, hardwood floors and Mexican tiles throughout.
I have an immaculate home with a great Austin vibe. Bedroom 1 has a queen size bed, mini fridge, robes, smart TV and full closet. It also has it's own key pad entrance that leads to the back patio with hot tub right outside your door. Bedroom 2 has a twin bed with a trundle that can make 2 twin beds, dresser and full closet. Bedroom 1 and 2 share a modern/vintage inspired bathroom directly across the hall. Bedroom 3 has a king size bed and flat screen TV, Roku, closet space, a desk and it's own master bath with tub. The living room has a Pottery Barn leather sofa that pulls out in to a queen size bed with a flat screen TV, sound bar and DVD player. There is a 4th bedroom/living space that is attached to the main house but also has its own private entrance. Attached to it is a small private bathroom with a sink, shower and toilet. The bedroom has 1 queen bed and a full size futon bed. There is a flat screen TV, Roku, stereo system with indoor/outdoor poolside speakers, DVD player, ceiling fan, mini fridge, microwave, coffee maker, bar sink and armoire in your room. You will also be able to enjoy a backyard paradise including a huge back patio with a BBQ grill, fire pit, mature trees, hammock chair, and a lap pool. The pool is set up for water volleyball, lap swimming or lounging. We also have a Jacuzzi hot tub for your enjoyment.
You will love cooking in my full set up kitchen. The living room area is spacious and wide open which lends itself nicely to small social gatherings.
We do have an outdoor cat "BOO" that comes around for her daily feeding but does not come in the house.
Our home is clean and smoke free. We have parking for 4 small cars in the driveway. We have a bike path that runs directly in front of our home. There are cyclists, joggers, roller bladers and walkers zooming by throughout the day. If you enjoy fitness you will feel right at home and if you don't enjoy fitness, you will enjoy watching!
My home is not located in downtown Austin. Before booking my home, please make sure the location is right for you!! Downtown Austin, UT, Zilker Park, Austin Convention Center, Barton Springs and Austin's entertainment district are all approximately 5 - 7 miles away and can be reached by car or public transit. There is a bus stop within walking distance (.5 mile).

We are a licensed short term rental with the city of
Austin.

We would love to have you stay in our home and you will be so happy you did!

Guest Access

You will have the entire home to yourself except for the garage space.

Interaction with Guests

I am generally not in town when I have a full house rental but I have a house manager that can assist you if needed.

The Neighborhood

Great hood with many restaurants and bars within walking distance. Well established and family oriented.
My home is not located in downtown Austin. Before booking my home, please make sure the location is right for you!!

Getting Around

There are public buses. Best to rent a car. I am approximately 5 to 6 miles north of downtown. If traveling to downtown at peak hours, it takes 20 minutes and non peak hours it takes 15 minutes.
My home is not located in downtown Austin. Before booking my home, please make sure the location is right for you!!

Other Things to Note

My home is not located in downtown Austin. Before booking my home, please make sure the location is right for you!!
Beginning August 1, 2015 all guests will be required to sign a rental contract which states they will only agree to use the hot tub and swimming pool at their own risk. This is for the short term rental insurance policy covering the property. It will be emailed to you once the reservation is booked.

No children are allowed to stay without special permission and signed waiver due to the liability and risk associated with having a swimming pool. Nobody under the age of 21 is allowed to rent the property.

Recently, the city of Austin city council members have been considering doing away with the option to use our homes for short term rental. Accepting guests in to my home is my passion. The biggest complaints from folks living close to a short term rental have been a disruption in the neighborhood due to excessive noise, vehicles, alcohol and trash. My neighborhood is quiet, family oriented and I am located on a high profile street. I do not allow any bookings that are planning on hosting a social gathering at the house with additional people. My driveway will only fit 3 or 4 (small) vehicles and my trash can, can not hold additional trash that is above a normal amount and my neighbors will not tolerate loud music and noise. Please do not rent my house if you are planning any type of reception or party, etc. at the home. No outdoor noise after 10:00 PM and no additional guests allowed on the property. I am not a scrooge or party downer but I have to be extremely careful with who I allow to rent! Please be understanding.

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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not infant-friendly (0-2 years)
Check-in is after 4PM

Rental Rules:
1)Absolutely no loud parties, receptions or large social gatherings! Outside quiet hours are 10:00 PM – 8:00 AM
2)Smoking is allowed outside only.
3) No additional guests allowed on the property (other than those on the rental agreement)
4)You must be at least 21 years of age to rent this property.
5)This home is privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from the use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.
6)Keep the property and furnishings in good order.
7)Small pets are permitted only with prior approval. Pets must be on leash. Pets are not allowed on furniture. Guest is responsible for cleaning up all pet refuse. The guest is solely responsible for pet while on the property.
8)Children are permitted only with prior approval.
9)Parking is limited to 4 vehicles.
10)Daily maid service is not included. Please hang up and reuse towels!
11) Conserve on electricity by turning off lights and AC when you leave the property.
12) Hot Tub: No children under the age of _14__ permitted in hot tub without adult supervision. When using the hot tub, remember there is a certain health risk associated with this facility. Use at your own risk. Do not stand on the hot tub cover. Hot tub covers are for insulation purposes and are not designed to support a person or persons. They will break and you may be charged for replacement. Remember when not using the hot tub, leave cover on so hot tub will stay warm. If you choose to lower or raise hot tub temperature, put it back when you leave and follow the instructions on how to use the hot tub provided in the house manual.
13) Swimming Pool: No children under the age of 14 permitted in the swimming pool without adult supervision. Never swim alone. The pool is 3 feet on each shallow end and 5 feet in the deepest middle. No diving allowed and swim at your own risk! Please do not remove Polaris vacuum from pool.
14) Please let me know immediately if anything breaks or needs attention.
15) If you are renting on a Wednesday, please take all indoor trash out to big trash cans on driveway. Blue is for recycling and brown is for non recyclables. No plastic bags in blue trash can.
16) Please refrain from using confetti!!!

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay.
From Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016 the minimum stay is 3 nights.

Jacuzzi hot tub added for your enjoyment!

Jacuzzi hot tub added for your enjoyment!

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Barbara

Austin, Texas, United States · Member since June 2011

I am from Austin, TX My husband and I are empty nesters and we enjoy meeting new people, entertaining, cycling, running and swimming.

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