About this listing
Our cozy home is located less than one mile from heart of downtown Austin. This renovated attic space has a Queen bed and private Jacuzzi tub. Walk to East Side Bars, SXSW venues, food trucks Franklin BBQ or downtown.
Renovated attic in eclectic Swede Hill Home. Swathed in peppermint paint and graced with windows and skylights aplenty, this space is the entire second story a 1905 Austin home. It features AC, WIFI, Digital cable with tivo, a private bath with garden whirlpool tub all in one flowing space. The house is conveniently located for car travel to anywhere in Austin (1 1/2 blocks from IH-35) and is within walking distance to downtown.) The living room, den, kitchen, and washer/dryer are at your disposal. Continental breakfast will be provided as well. The attic space is large (approx 600 sq ft). The queen bed can accommodate 2 people, and an air mattress can be provided for an additional fee of $20/per person. The property has a large yard (which backs up to a park) with a fish pond and meditation trail.
Our home has plenty of history and charm. Think bookshelves and comfy couches, spacious rooms, and plenty of bread, fruit, jam & tea always in the kitchen... accented sometimes by the smells of Jasmine's wonderful cooking! We have a fine front lawn, a screened-in back porch and a HUGE backyard with a pond that hosts fish, frogs, lilies, and a turtle named Karl Marx. We have one sweet dog named Gracie who wanders in and out, the house is handicap accessible with a handicap-friendly bathroom, and all rooms have access to WIFI and the washer/dryer.
How much will I pay?
The total is determined by AIRBNB. Enter your dates for an accurate estimate of what the nightly rate will be - continue on to booking and you will see the grand total before confirming.
We comply with Austin's Short Term Rental regulations. All city and state taxes are included in your price (but we pay 15% tax on all revenues).
Guests have full use of the house: kitchen, laundry room, yard, sunroom and porches, and living room.
Interaction with Guests
Three of us live here permanently and someone is almost always around to answer questions! The house can be as much of a home to you as you like during your stay :) Please be mindful that one of the residents is a 5-year-old and we ask that your activities in the common areas be child-appropriate. Jasmine is available 24-hours a day via text or airbnb message.
Swede Hill is an eclectic neighborhood; fun, funky, safe, and close to UT campus and stadiums and downtown.
Swede Hill is in walking distance of Downtown. We are 4 blocks from the Airport Flyer Stop and 1 block from a bus stop. We are a 4 minute walk from the nearest bike share station (Austin has 40 stations).
This is a non smoking household
Please don't feed the dogs
Clean up if you use the kitchen
Treat our home as if it were your own...