Entire home/apt
9 Guests
3 Bedrooms
5 Beds
$300
Per Night
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About this listing

This one-of-a-kind home in the heart of Austin's hip East Side Art District is the perfect place for festivals. Comfortable sleeping for 8/9 people, gourmet kitchen, deck & walking distance to music, shops, restaurants, easy cab/Uber to downtown.

Spacious and stylish living room is comfortable and functional.

Spacious and stylish living room is comfortable and functional.

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The Space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 3
Beds: 5
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: $50
Security Deposit: $300
Weekly discount: 0%
Cancellation: Strict

Description

The Space

My promise to you is to make your stay comfortable and memorable. I fell in love with this house the first time I saw it and hope you'll enjoy it as much as I do. Located in the historic French Place neighborhood, it's close to everything:

- Walk or short cab/Uber ride to Austin's great night life downtown
- Easy walk to UT, game fields and Erwin Center
- Bus stop at corner, bike and car rentals within walking distance.
- 3 miles to Auditorium Shores and all the SXSW/ACL action
- 3 miles to Convention Center, Long Center and Lady Bird Lake
- 7 miles to/from the Airport.
- 12 miles to the F1 track (Circuit of the Americas Race Track)

The home is unique and has a great story. Originally built in 1937, it has been updated with all the modern comforts plus vaulted ceilings, a state-of-the-art kitchen, and a private back yard with a large deck and landscaped grounds. The story goes that the home was built by a father for one of his daughters. He lovingly crafted this limestone cottage and inlay-ed it with fossils from the coast. Yes, you can actually see the imprints of shells other marine animals in the sparkling rocks that stud the exterior walls and the interior kitchen wall!

Home has:
- WiFi Internet access
- Cable, Netflix, Hulu+ and Amazon Prime
- HD Flat screen TVs in all bedrooms, 3D TV in living area
- Covered parking
- Full kitchen access to fully appointed, gourmet kitchen.
- Stainless appliances
- Private back yard
- Large deck, second outdoor seating area and meditation garden
- Beds in all three rooms are queen sized and pillow top for your comfort
- Spa shower in master
- Fold out couch is queen sized, has memory foam topper
- Additional tall, bed-height twin air mattress accommodates the 9th person

This cool East Side neighborhood is home to well known artists as well as live music venues and some of the best restaurants and coffee houses in town. Walk to several groceries, parks and live music. The house is close to a Sunday open-air farmer's market, parks and activities at Mueler development. The central location is perfect for all of Austin's great events.

- Formula 1
- ACL
- SXSW
- UT Games
- UT or Saint Edwards Graduations
- Business conventions
- Rot Rally
- Fun Fun Fun Fest
- Soaking up the Austin vibe

House is kid-friendly with bed-time books, toys, puzzles, games and plastic utensils available for your use. Most pets OK with additional deposit.

Thanks for taking a look!

15% City Tax is due prior to check in, payable via CC, cash or PayPal.

Guest Access

Guests have full access to the house, all appliances (including laundry), deck, yard, drive and covered parking. Coffee, tea, snacks, TVs, wireless internet.

Interaction with Guests

As much or as little as desired or needed.

The Neighborhood

Great restaurants, parks, music venues, walks, shopping, access to public transport, easy access to downtown and Auditorium shores, farmers markets, Children's museum, tennis courts. Artists showings, theaters, pubs coffee houses. I could go on and on.

Getting Around

There is a bus stop right at the corner of my street. Go cars can be arranged. Bikes and cars can be rented within walking distance of the house (there is an Enterprise Rent a Car at I35 and 42nd Street). Easy Cab/Uber access.

Other Things to Note

15% City Tax is due prior to check in, payable via CC, cash or PayPal.

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House Rules

15% City Tax is due prior to check in, payable via CC, cash or PayPal.

No smoking policy (except outside on patio/porch), No pets allowed on premise except by express permission of owner, early check-in or late check-out (maximum 2 hours) incurs a $50 fee, check-in or check-out exceeding 2 hours incurs a full day rental or forfeiture of security deposit based on owner's discretion. 6 - 9 people maximum.

Airbnb adds a cleaning fee. Additional fee will be paid to host for guest staying 5-7 nights (additional cleaning fees might apply based on length of stay past one week). Any violation of the smoking policy, pet policy, and/or occupancy policy will result in a full forfeiture of the security deposit.

Any violation of city ordinances or Austin APD property visitations based on excessively noisy guests could result in guest removal from the property by owner and full forfeiture of the security deposit.

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

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HD Flat screen TV, Blu-Ray Player and Stereo Surround Sound make movies or games come alive.

HD Flat screen TV, Blu-Ray Player and Stereo Surround Sound make movies or games come alive.

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About the Host, Jeri

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Austin, Texas, United States
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