Escape to Austin and stay in a newly remodeled bungalow in the heart of all the hip East ATX action. One mile from downtown, even closer to the legendary East-side food trucks and eateries like Franklin BBQ, Qui, LaV, Contigo & East Side King.
NOTE: I keep my calendar up to date so don't hesitate to instant book. If the dates are not available, message me because I have several other listings.
Stay for a long weekend while you visit Austin, or make this your landing spot while you get permanently settled.
This newly remodeled 50's bunglow is the perfect escape to the quintessential Austin experience but with all the modern ammenties. The 2 bedroom bungalow will accommodate up to four people. If you want to add more people to the party, there is a fold down couch, air mattress, regular couch, and I rent the vintage camper out out back for an extra fee.
Vintage Shasta Airflyte: The vintage Shasta Airflyte in the backyard can be used if there are more than four people in your party. Message me for more info.
Guests have access to the entire house and free parking in the driveway or street. House has internet, full kitchen, laundry (see amenities). I also have bikes that are available for use. The house has a lockbox and I will provide you with the code will be prior to your arrival.
Interaction with Guests
I am happy to give you as much privacy or interaction as you prefer during your stay. I love meeting my guests and sharing recommendations so don't hesitate to ask. I work normal business hours but I am available via text or email if any urgent issues come up. Be sure to check out my online guidebook (desktop version only) by clicking on the map tab.
I have lived in East Austin for 12 years and love the thriving artist, urban gardening, DIY community. The neighborhood is within close proximity to downtown, South Austin, UT and all the other hip central places to visit.
East Austin is where you will find amazing food, all kinds of art, music, DIY house shows, loose chickens and wylie and friendly neighbors to talk to. Airbnb has a great East Austin neighborhood guide. Check it out: https://www.airbnb.com/locations/austin/east-downtown
I also have a few other properties in East and South Austin. Check them out on my profile page.
The house is located close to the airport, downtown, the University of Texas, and ACC East. The bus stop that takes you downtown, is 200 ft from the house.
AIRPORT (7.7 miles)
Bus: 100 Airport Flyer Bus, $2
One transfer from downtown to the #6 bus which drops you a few feet across the street. (30 min)
Cab: $20 (15 min)
DOWNTOWN (6th & Congress)
Cab: 1.8 Miles $8 cab ride
Metro Rail: $2.75 or Day Pass for $5.50 0.7 mi walk
Bus: $2 Take #6 bus, stop is 200 feet from house.
Car2Go: Carshare service, see their website for pick-up locations
Bike Share: The closest B-cycle stop is 1106 E. 11th St. (1.1 mi from house)
Loaner Bike: I have some decent bikes you can loan for free. Let me know in advance if you would like to borrow. You must sign a waiver to borrow.
Leave the house as you found it. Respect the neighbors. If you smoke, do it outside and trash your butts.
We really enjoyed staying at this cute home and camper on the east side. It is listed as a 2 bedroom home but it is actually only a 1 bedroom, so the listing is misleading. The 2nd bathroom is located outside in a renovated shed next to the camper. The host was easily accessible.
Angel was really attentive and a delight to deal with. Her home was in really convenient part of Austin for us.
We had a great time staying at Angels place. The space is super cute and we were quite comfortable. We also really liked the neighborhood, lots of great bars and restaurants very close by. Angels neighborhood recs are great and we discovered plenty of other places we really liked too. Definitely a fun place to stay in Austin.
Angel was awesome to communicate with. Her place was absolutely charming and the team loved it! Would definitely recommend a stay at her place:)
Angel's house was exactly as described--clean, adorable, and plenty of room for my group of 8 girls. The neighborhood is great, and her list of restaurant and bar recommendations was very helpful. She was very responsive and attentive. I would highly recommend this house to anyone looking for a fun and hip place to stay with friends or family.
A house done up in true Austin style! The house was very clean and comfortable.
We had a great time, would love to stay here again. The house was perfect, clean & provided everything we needed. Backyard was a great space too! Angel responded very quickly and helped me with any questions I had about the place. Convenient spot close to downtown & a cheap cab ride away from lots of great nightlife!
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I love sharing my home with friends and strangers alike. I've lived in Austin for 13 years and am happy to point you to spots off the beaten path (Cathedral of Junk) to the sparkling jewels in the middle of the city (Barton Springs). I'm a User-Experience Designer for a Clean Tech/Energy Management start-up. I love the challenge and rewards of conserving in all aspects of life. I enjoy bike riding, brewing and drinking craft beer, gardening, petting my chickens, sewing and DIY projects, seeing live music, traveling, and eating great food. I've only been to 13 countries and 25 states. I most recently spent a few months in Hawaii living off grid on a living farm that is doing reforestation on the Big Island.