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Mod Austin House w/ Deck, Yard & Walkable Location

Property ID: 328162AustinTXUS
Sleeps 42 BR2 BA

Description

Retreat to the 'Live Music Capital of the World' when you book 'Wallie's World,' a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom vacation rental! The shared house's mid-century modern design – a style typical of Austin real estate – will make you feel right at home with its real hardwood floors, high-end furnishings, granite countertops, and uniquely designed bedrooms on the private guest floor. Wallie, the homeowner's precious dog, is also part of the abode's decor and is often everyone's favorite 'accent piece.'

Amenities

  • Free Parking
  • Washer
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Deck
  • Central Heating
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Essentials
  • Kitchen

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Location Details

DOWNTOWN AUSTIN: Austin Convention Center (1.3 miles), Museum of the Weird (1.5 miles), Texas Capitol (2.0 miles), Bullock Texas State History Museum (2.8 miles), South Congress (6.0 miles)

EAT + DRINK: Launderette (0.4 miles), Rainey Street - bars & clubs (0.8 miles), East 6th Street - bars (1.3 miles)

PARKS: Town Lake - 10-mile trail, free public swimming pool, tennis courts, track, soccer field (0.5 miles), Lamar Beach Metro Park (2.4 miles), Butler Park (2.5 miles), Zilker Metro Park - Barton Springs Pool (3.8 miles)

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE: Mount Bonnell (7.3 miles), McKinney Falls State Park (8.6 miles), Lake Austin (13.7 miles), Austin Zoo (15.9 miles), Lake Travis Zipline Adventures (21.5 miles), Lake Travis (21.8 miles), Pace Bend Park (34.1 miles)

AIRPORT: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (5.7 miles)

Reviews

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15 reviews
  • Fantastic location and an amazing owner.

    5/5

    Had a great weekend thank you the owner.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Ryan L.
    Published November 15, 2022
  • Chic Getaway!!

    5/5

    We had the pleasure of staying here for a few nights and felt like we were in a hotel the entire time. The location is great in an area with a lot of character and less than a mile from unique local restaurants and downtown. The neighborhood was sprinkled with an array of charming bungalows and modern dwellings. We literally walked to breakfast and found some great places like "Juan in a Million" and some excellent BBQ. It took us no time to get wherever we wanted and was also next to Ladybird Lake. We also rented some kayaks and canoes, went to the greenbelt trail and hopped in some water, and traveled down 6th street and Congress as well as The Oasis Brewery and Restaurant to get a great view of Lake Travis.When we booked this we expected a nice bed and breakfast but we were pleasantly surprised to see a microwave, mini-fridge, soft sheets, wine and sodas in the fridge for free, and robes with slippers. There was even toothpaste in the cabinet since I had forgotten mine. We definitely forgot we booked a bed and breakfast because it had the feeling of a hotel. It's a chic modern house with so much privacy and also a beautiful lounge area in the front and small deck in the back with a grill. The large windows stare at the beautiful greenery around you. The neighborhood was also peaceful and quiet and we enjoyed walking around it and looking at all the homes. Christian was such a gracious host, always asking us if we needed anything. There was one morning we mentioned cream and sugar for coffee and orange juice and he went to get it for us just moments later. He even set up the giant projection screen in his living room for movies for us two nights in a row and fixed a shower whose water was a bit too warm. We could not have asked for a more hospitable and charming host and we loved his dog as well, who barely barked at all. Thank you for such a marvelous trip at a terrific house with a charming and gracious host!!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Louise A.
    Published July 9, 2020
  • Great host and great location!

    5/5

    The home owner was very accommodating and went above and beyond to make sure our stay was enjoyable. The home is beautiful and the rooms had everything you could possibly need and more!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Leslie S.
    Published May 29, 2019
  • Great property!

    5/5

    We have stayed in many rental properties, as well as B&Bs and this one is the BEST! I only mention B&Bs because usually the owner, or staff are on the premises. Christian, the owner, does live in this property and for us, that was great. He was able to answer all our questions as well as provide recommendations when asked,. He was very unobtrusive but readily available via text. The property itself was top notch, from linens to toiletries to appliances and creature comforts. Great areas in

    and outside the home to relax, And its location was convenient to everything in Austin, which is important, given the traffic in this city. The resident dog is a bonus, as she is very sweet, calm and never intrudes. We personally do not own dogs but she is the poster pup for best dog ever!

    Susan W
    Published April 5, 2019
  • Perfect property in Austin!

    5/5

    Every detail was taken care of at this beautiful home in Austin. From the fluffy towels to the fridge full of drinks, we loved every moment of this home base as we explored Austin for the first time. Very convenient location in a quaint neighborhood with easy access to all activities.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Beth H.
    Published October 25, 2018
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