About this listing
Cute, cozy, and comfortable 2 1/2 bedroom 2 full bathroom home. Easy access to downtown Austin via the CapMetro train which is a two minute walk away. Get the convenience of downtown with the quietness of the country when you return home.
Contemporary cottage near Downtown Austin available for short term rental for up to a month. Fully furnished in ultra-hip East Austin location. 2 and 1/2 bedroom and 2 full bath. 1390 square feet. Bountiful natural light, soaring ceilings, tile backsplash, stainless appliances, open floor plan, closet space, hardwood floors, custom cellular shades. 2 full bathrooms. Beds sleep up to 5.
In vibrant East Austin area near Dai Due, Salty Sow, Thunderbird Coffee, Butterfly Bar, El Chilitos and inGredients.
Master bedroom - Queen-Sized Bed
Guest bedroom - Full-Sized Bed
Loft bedroom - Twin bed
Home equipped with luxury linens, full size washer/dryer, dishwasher and ample cooking utensils and supplies. Gas stove, refrigerator with ice maker, coffee maker, microwave, kettle, toaster, dishwasher and beautiful granite countertops. It is also stocked with coffee, an assortment of teas, sugar, and creamer. Wireless internet, printer and monitor, HD TV, Roku box, tons of street parking and a cozy front porch to unwind from the day with a glass of wine. Washer/dryer, hairdryer, ironing board and iron provided. Outdoor gas firepit. Of course the home will be super clean and ready for you to enjoy your visit.
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***While he will not be there during your stay, a dog lives in the house. Please be aware of this if you have any allergies***
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Living area, dining area, kitchen, bedrooms and bathrooms.
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Cozy, eclectic, artsy, convenient location. Friendly neighbors and easy access to public transportation.
----> It's important to note there is not a ton within walking distance of the house. You'll need some type of transportation most likely.
>> 20 minute walk to restaurants and bars on Manor Rd.
>> Hop on the Cap Metro train which is 1/2 a block away and will drop you off in front of the convention center. The train has an unusual schedule so be sure the check it first.
>> Grab a cab, Uber/Lyft ride. It's about $7 to get downtown, $3 to get to the Manor Rd restaurant area.
>> 15 minute drive from the Austin International Airport.
>> The University of Texas campus is accessible by a 15 minute bus ride.
>> Rent a bike at Barton Springs bike rental or use the Austin bike sharing program B-cycle.
>> You also can sign up for Car2Go car sharing or ZipCar but make sure you do it in advance, it takes a few days to be approved.
Service times for Cap Metro Train 'M.L.K. Jr Station'
M-Thurs Southbound - 6:39a - 6:06pm
Friday Southbound - 6:39a - 11:39p
Saturday Southbound - 4:17p - 11:39p
No service on Sundays
M-Thurs Northbound - 7:12a - 6:39p
Friday Northbound - 7:12a - 12:39a
Saturday Northbound - (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)a
No service on Sundays
Responsible guests only. Please be respectful of the neighbors. Quiet hours are 10p-7a. No loud music allowed at any time. Make sure the doors and windows are closed and locked before you leave the house.
Hey there, I'm Joanna. I'm an UX director, yogi, traveler who is always looking for the next adventure.
I've traveled to Brazil, Iceland, Argentina, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, and most of Europe. The East Side of Austin is close to downtown, yet no where near as crowded. There are tons of unique restaurants and art galleries. As a host I'm friendly and love to chat with people but I'll definitely give you your space. I believe in the "Mi casa es su casa" rule - you're more than welcome to make yourself comfortable, kick off your shoes, and enjoy yourself.