Historical Loft with Capitol View!

Apartment - Entire home/apt · W 10th St, Austin, TX 78701, United States

Downtown Apartment
Well-Appointed
Wood Floors
Incredible View
Local Art
Vintage Sound System

The Space

Located one block south of the Capitol in a historical building on the corner of Congress Avenue this property is walkable to:
- All of downtown
- The University of Texas
- Paramount Theatre
- 6th Street
- Lady Bird Lake

Perfect for SXSW, Longhorn football games, ACL, Formula 1, Triathlons, Marathons and experiencing Austin for the first or tenth time.

The apartment has refinished 100 year old longleaf pine flooring, fabulous furniture, fresh paint colors, a vintage sound system and incredible art from local artists. The kitchen is great for cooking for a small group and the bedroom has a comfortable queen bed with hotel quality sheets.

The keyless door code lock makes check-in/check-out super easy!

The Neighborhood

You can walk to amazing restaurants:
Franklin Barbecue, Arro, Parkside, Backspace, Ranch 616, Roaring Fork, Congress, Perry's, Truluck's, Second Bar + Kitchen, Swifts Attic, Lamberts, La Condesa, Manuel's, Annie's, Chavez, etc.

Or nine blocks of bars on East Sixth:
Blind Pig, Maggie Mae's, Midnight Cowboy, etc.

Or all the bars on West Sixth:
Kung Fu Saloon, The Ranch, Molotov, Rattle Inn, etc.

Or live music:
Mohawk, Stubb's, The Parish, Elephant Room, Ray's Backstage, etc.

The location can't be beat, far enough from 6th St so you can sleep but close enough that you don't have to worry about driving home.

Getting around

The airport shuttle is $1 and drops off/picks up a few blocks from the apartment.

Almost everything to do is within walking distance and with the new bike share station across the street you can easily get anywhere you want to go in minutes.

Other Things to Note

Congress Avenue is the main promenade in downtown Austin. It's the widest street in downtown and runs right through the middle up to the Capitol. Preservation Austin has created a free mobile app, called Historic Austin Tours, to guide you through Congress Avenue. The apartment is in the middle of the tour!

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: $15 / night after 2 guests
Weekly Price: $1100 /week
Monthly Price: $2500 /month
Security Deposit: $250
Cleaning Fee: $40
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • A great stay at the loft! The apartment was the perfect amount of space. And what an amazing location; we loved the view of the capital! Check-in and check-out was a breeze and the apartment was very clean. I would absolutely stay here again.

    March 2014
  • Great location. Just off Congress and in front of capital building. Walking distance to restaurants/bars. Good view of capital. Stayed here during a conference at convention center with my husband and babyboy. Easy walk to downtown venues. Kitchen small but sufficient for breakfast and snacks even though several coffee shops and quaint restaurants are around the corner. Nice paintings on the walls Sometime street car traffic was noisy in the am, but otherwise delightful apartment! Best part is seamless arrival - no keys - locks are digital so never have to bother with coordinating arrival time with hosts.

    March 2014
  • Super cute place with an awesome location! Only stayed one night, but had a very pleasant time altogether. Thanks again!

    March 2014
  • I stayed in Raquel and Jacob's apartments for about 3 months and they were exemplary hosts. They provided key local information were absolutely considerate and helpful. I appreciated their thoughtfulness throughout my rental.

    March 2014
  • The apartment was amazing, great location! Also, the tips on the website they have are super helpful. We had a great time!

    February 2014
  • The loft is as pictured - really charming. You have a wonderful view of the state capital from the front window. Jacob was attentive to a minor problem that was a result of the unusual freeze that hit the city of Austin. And despite the freeze, we were very comfortable in the loft. This is in a great location right downtown. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

    January 2014
  • Raquel and Jacobs place was just like the pictures. Very clean, nice comfortable bed. Cool sound system with old vinyls! Check in and entry process was smooth and easy and they were just a text away in case we needed something. They even accommodated a late check our since we had a late flight that day. I would definitely stay there again!

    January 2014
  • The apartment was in a great location, with great views of the capitol and walking distance to everything we needed. Raquel was very responsive, and made sure we had everything we needed. She was very accommodating and let us check into the apartment early which was great. The apartment is not large, but was very clean, neat and was the perfect place for my two friends and I on our weekend away. We would definitely stay here again if we were back in Austin.

    January 2014
  • Great place right downtown. Upon arrival, the neighbor was outside and offered any help had I needed it. Was a great stay. The loft was clean, comfortable and would stay there again. A+

    December 2012
  • Great apartment, in a great location in a great city. Jacob is a very good host and I would recommend to all.

    November 2012
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The University Of Texas, Texas State
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Austin Commercial, Raquel Rhodes Interior Design, Mulberry Place
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We live down the street from the apartments we rent on airbnb and enjoy Austin, music, art, food, and designing great spaces. We keep our apartments in tip top shape and well-appointed. We have lived in downtown Austin for almost a decade. If you need any suggestions for dining, dancing, or live music in Austin just ask.
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