About this listing
Located 25 mins from downtown Austin, TX, the house is surrounded by hills and is just a short walking distance from the Austin Lake. Very peaceful and beautiful. You can have your own private room, your own bathroom, a private deck facing east.
The room on the upper level has a comfortable double size futon bed, shelves and a small closet. The bathroom is on the main level of the house next to the living room.
You will share kitchen, living room, laundry room, and beautiful front porch downstairs with the owner of the house. The owner is away at her business from early morning to late evening and will take care to be out of your way and afford you privacy. There are no pets in the house.
The neighborhood is great for walks and relaxation. The nearest shopping (The Galleria) is only a few miles away with great restaurants nearby.
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All guests are free to use the fridge and kitchen. Please note that we have recycling. All cans, glass, paper etc should be put in the brown bag in the kitchen; trash is below the sink and there is a jar next to the sink for compost items.
Interaction with Guests
As much or as little as they would like.
The neighborhood is very woodsy with a short 2 minute walk to the lake.
There is no public transport nearby.
You can park in the driveway.
Other Things to Note
Please note that I am not very good with last minute requests. If you do not give me at least 1 - 2 days booking time, chances are your request will be declined.
No smoking in the house please.
No pets allowed.
If you keep me informed of your schedule, I will give you as much privacy as possible.
Please leave the premises as clean as you find them to the best of your ability.
There is no specified check in or check out time, but it would be helpful if you let me know your expected time of arrival and departure.
Please do not make the bed when you check out. Stripping the be appreciated but it is not required.