About This Listing
The upstairs of our home is just as it is listed, a "Private Upstairs Oasis." It has comfy couches, large TV, private bath and private room. Also a few pieces of workout equiptment.
Vacation Rental/ Nightly Rental
I am renting the upstairs portion of my home.
This home is located minutes from I35 (Slaughter Exit) and approximately 20 minutes from Circuit of the Americas. (We do require a 2 night minimum during F1 weekend) Easy access to the tollroad. Also minutes from the downtown excitement!
***Please read over our check in and check out times***
There is a bus stop walking distance from the home. The CapMetro website is very user friendly and easy to come up with your route.
The room includes one queen size bed, access to full kitchen, linens, large flat screen tv (upstairs), wireless internet, and workout equipment.
- Late arrivals are no problem, just give us an estimate on arrival time.
Includes very private upstairs retreat that includes Queen bed, full bathroom, large TV, workout equipt.
If you are looking for a cheaper solution check out or downstairs room. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/676959
If needing more places to sleep?? I have a queen size air mattress with plenty of room to set it up. ($25/person after the first 2 people) max 5 people upstairs
Home is handicap accessible. There are ramps entering the home in front and to the back yard. Large ADA door making wheelchairs easy to enter and exit.
The neighborhood is a cozy neighborhood located just off S.1st St. in S. Austin.
Walking distance to park with playground and walking trails.
Lots of shopping nearby:
I have lived in Austin for 15 years and can assist in any way with suggestions on what to do and where to go while here.
Home owners will most likely be present when renting these rooms. We do own dogs and one cat. The entire downstairs is tiled. If you are concerned with pet allergies we do not allow any of our animals in the rooms we host.
We also take care of our handicap sister who will most likely be in home as well.
We will give you as much privacy as you wish. We both work weird schedules so we will be in and out of home.
I am new to Airbnb so if you would like references personal (friends) and/or professional (Sheriff's office) don't hesitate to ask. With that being said, yes, we are law enforcement!!
We do not confirm on guests who have not been verified through Airbnb.
Thank you for looking!! Leia
Guests do have access to swimming pool (unheated). Please no glass in the pool. If we are out of town during your stay there will be no access to pool (liability reasons) unless prior arrangements have been made. For consideration of our neighbors we ask that you are out of the pool by 10:00pm. (specially during the week) Feel free to contact me with any questions!
Interaction with Guests
As much or as little as you wish...
Very quiet neighborhood. We do have a park that connects through the back of the neighborhood. Park has a great running trail and a few hiking trails. If you would like to look up the park it's called, Mary Moore Searight Park.
To Austin Convention Center (SXSW) - 9.8 miles.
To 6th St. District - 10 miles.
To Zilker Park (ACL) - 11.1 miles.
To COTA (Formula 1) - 17.6 miles.
To Palmer Event Center - 9.9 miles
To Airport - 12.6 miles
If you need mileage to any other location please ask away.
Other Things to Note
If you have questions for us please ask before you book... I'm usually really good about responding back pretty quickly (except middle of night). I would rather you ask us questions than book and be unhappy with your stay.
Also, if you have questions about our house rules, please ask... We do not intend for it to be harsh, we have just learned it is wiser to be honest up front than disappoint in the future. This has been a very fun adventure and we are still learning as we go!!
We considered ourselves to be pretty laid back before starting this adventure but the list below shows that some are more laid back than we are!! We are only listing the following rules because each have occurred and we felt that they needed to be addressed. Please let me know if you have any questions regarding anything! Thank you
-DO NOT BRING PEOPLE INTO OUR HOME THAT WERE NOT PART OF YOUR ORIGINIAL RESERVATION. This includes prostitutes, people you meet in a bar, and any random strangers. It's incredibly rude, unsafe, and disrespectful to the homeowners. You will be immediately made to leave if this should occur.
-Absolutely NO SMOKING inside home. If you smoke outside please dispose of cigarette butts in the appropriate locations.
-Garage is off limits at all times, no exceptions.
-Please leave the TV in the living room alone.
-We do not mind using our washer and dryer but please be courteous of how many times.
-Please be courteous to others sleeping in the house and turn down all noise by 10pm.
-If we are out of town during your stay the back door will be locked.
-Please be courteous of our belongings and rooms that are locked.
-Please, please, do not let our cat or dog outside.
Lovely home and hosts! Both Keri and Leia were very friendly and accommodating with check-in/out times! Upstairs oasis was perfect and private. Also, having access to the kitchen and laundry was easy and always available to use. Lots of shopping nearby! Stay here if you are looking for an affordable and comfortable place!
Leia and Keri were inviting and friendly. Great nightlife recommendations and the accommodations were absolutely immaculate. This was our very first airbnb experience and it was fantastic. Our privacy was respected during our stay. Would certainly recommend.
My first experience with Airbnb was great! I'm so happy I chose to stay with Keri and Leia for my first time. Upon arrival, I was greeted by Keri. She was very friendly and welcoming. Their home was very nice, well kept, and immaculately clean. These things are really important in order for me to feel comfortable, and I felt very comfortable in their home. I would love the opportunity to stay with them again if or when I return to the Austin area.
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About the Host, Leia & Keri
My motto is Love, Live, and Laugh. How can you go wrong if you have all three?
My partner and I have lived in Austin for about 15 years. We really enjoy the outdoors, we tend to be doing anything outdoors on our day's off including: kayaking, hiking, camping, cycling, or boating.
We commonly end up in the nearby beautiful Hill Country wine area going from one winery to the next doing tastings.
I'm an avid book reader and neat freak. While my partner tends to be the more "laid back" type!
I hope you give us a chance to earn your trust and get to enjoy our home and this wonderful city. We have been part of the Airbnb community for about two years and have enjoyed every minute of it. We have met travelers from all over and now have friends all over!
Thank you, Leia and Keri
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