3BR/2BA Rooftop Deck East Downtown

House - Entire home/apt · East 8th Street, Austin, TX 78702, United States

The Space

You'll love staying at this house and now it is more affordable than ever. This 3BR/2.5BA modern designer space offers the complete Austin experience. Antique brick walkways and lighted landscaping lead to the house that offers three levels of living space and a fantastic rooftop deck overlooking the city. The house is just 1 mile from the Lady Bird Lake hike&bike trails and is within walking distance to all of the East Side’s premiere venues.Hardwood and artistic concrete grace the floors of this one-of-a-kind house. The master suite features a private entrance and a tranquil master bathroom complete with a great bathtub and a dual shower system. The second floor has an open kitchen and living room floor plan with a modern stainless steel kitchen. The living room includes a 55" LCD TV, an XBox360, SiriusXM, and cable television with WiFi available throughout the home. Also upstairs are an entertainment system, dining table, and half bathroom. The house has a security system and an in-unit washer and dryer.The kitchen opens to the delightful outside deck which hosts a propane BBQ grill and a custom spiral staircase leading up to the rooftop offering spectacular views of the downtown Austin skyline. A fenced-in yard and locking gates surround the property which gladly welcomes pets.The heart of downtown Austin and the UT football field at Darrell Royal Stadium are only 2 miles away from the house. The Airport Flyer bus stop is located just blocks away and takes you directly to Austin Bergstrom International Air Port within 10 minutes.Our property is TurnKey Rental Certified. All photos and amenities have been verified by TurnKey Staff. We strive to make it as easy as possible to stay at our property - you just drive right up and enter via our secure electronic lock. No more keys and no more security concerns with a unique code that works for your reservation only. We accommodate early check-in / late check-out requests whenever possible and you'll receive the comforts of home when you arrive like a starter supply of shampoo, soaps, paper products and hotel-quality towels and linens. In addition, when you book we will send you our mobile app with property directions, details, unlock code and instructions. And if you need us, we are available 24 hours and 7 days per week with live help. TurnKey Vacation Rentals uses the industry's most trusted brand of software to securely store all guests data - (website hidden) Software for Professtionals.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 10
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Beds: 5
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Cleaning Fee: $109
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s)

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  • Christian and his team were fantastic. They were extremely accommodating and provided an exceptional house that was clean, fun, and close to a lot of Austin hotspots. We will definitely be back. Thanks for everything!

    March 2014
    Christian
    Response from Christian:

    We're glad that you enjoyed yourselves at our home and in Austin! You are welcome back anytime.
    -The TurnKey VR Team

  • Loved the roof deck... The house was clean and comfortable, a great home base for exploring Austin. We would definitely stay there again.

    March 2014
    Christian
    Response from Christian:

    Paul was a great guest. He was responsive and very respectful of our home. He is welcome to stay with us again anytime!
    -The TurnKey VR Team

  • Christian and his team were very easy to work with and responded to inquiries quickly. Accommodated early check in, which we appreciated. The house was very clean and had everything we needed - awesome rooftop deck! The only negative was that there wasn't any hot water for showers, but not the end of the world.

    February 2014
  • christian has a beautiful home in a cool section of town. lots of food nearby and 5 min drive from downtown. everyone really enjoyed their stay. roofdeck gives a great view of the city. what more can i say. thanks christian.

    October 2013
  • The house and location were perfect for our five-person reunion.

    The house had great options to relax and talk inside and outside on the porch when the weather got a little cooler. Bedrooms were comfortable (each one had a ceiling fan) and all located downstairs so we could go upstairs for coffee and not disturb others. We also enjoyed looking through his book collection--some great picks on design.

    The location is walking distance to some cool bars on 6th street. The neighborhood is in a state of gentrification so it's not the best walk for sightseeing. It's also impossible to call for a cab pick-up in this town so we walked and flagged them down for going to South Waterfront for dinner or shopping.

    September 2013
    Christian
    Response from Christian:

    Thank you, Judy! It has been such a pleasure working with you. We'd love to have you back anytime and really appreciate the time it took to provide us with your feedback.

    You are absolutely correct that Austin is not like NYC in that you can expect to hail a cab easily late at night. My trick for finding a cab from downtown at night - walk to the nearest hotel and have a bellman call you one. Some hotels (like the W and the Stephen F Austin) also typically have a line of cabs out front, so if you see a place like that as you are going out, take note!

    Thanks,
    The TurnKey Vacation Rentals Team

  • Great place, good location and dealing with the team renting the house was a pleasure.

    August 2013
    Christian
    Response from Christian:

    Thank you, Matthew! We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us. You are welcome back with us anytime.

    -The TurnKey Vacation Rentals Team

  • Great house and great amenities - love the rooftop area. The only downside is that it is located a little far from downtown 6th Street area. Cabs are cheap though, but it is hard to get one on Friday and Saturday nights after 10 PM.

    May 2013
  • Thank you to Christian for hosting us in his amazing home. On the day of arrival Christian was helpful and inviting. Our weeks stay was incredibly comfortable, with plenty of room, big beds, a great kitchen for cooking, an awesome living room and to top it off - a mind blowing view of Austin on the roof top. The location of Christian's home is very close to downtown and all the bars/restaurants on the East side. We really enjoyed our stay at Christian's home and would love to do it again some day! If you're looking for somewhere to stay in Austin, Christian's is definitely the place!

    April 2013
  • Christian is a fantastic host. I was delayed by the 3rd Hundred year storm in Chicago in ten years and he met the guys that got in earlier. Responds to questions super fast, which is rare. Don't overlook a host that actually gets back to you.
    The house is total bachelor pad fun, and the roof is the place to be to enjoy Lone Star and sun. Lone Star is perfect drinking for warm weather, I've gotta find some in Chicago. House would be perfect for 3 couples as there are 3 bedrooms. We had 8 men and it was a little close, but we were able to hang out and enjoy beers and food on the roof and you just can't do that in a hotel room.
    Located a little over a walkable mile from 6th street. Nice to be away from the craziness, and you pass lots of cool bars on the walk-Hotel Vegas and Hi Hat are just a few.
    I can't wait to get back to Austin!
    Thanks again,Christian!

    April 2013
  • Awesome place for a group to get together for a weekend. We were a group of college friends getting together for a yearly trip and were very pleased with the house. The rooftop deck and speaker system were a big hit. To say it is walkable to downtown may be a little bit of a stretch but feasible. We had a great time and would definitely recommend it.

    April 2013
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