WATERFRONT LAKE AUSTIN COTTAGE, BOAT DECK/BOAT SLIP,10 MINS TO DOWNTOWN,KAYAKS

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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WATERFRONT LAKE AUSTIN COTTAGE, BOAT DECK/BOAT SLIP,10 MINS TO DOWNTOWN,KAYAKS

Lake Austin House Rental Photos and Description

Waterfront cottage on lake,Boat Deck/Slip,10 mins to Downtown & UT, Sleeps 4

ON PRIVATE DRIVE! NO THRU TRAFFIC!

Max 4 people. Not available for more than 8 people at anytime (4 rent and 4 visit). Rental Agreement and Damage/ security deposit required.

Central waterfront Lake Austin cottage, 10 mins from downtown. Beautiful and comfortable, fully equipped cottage on a privately gated lot with private boat deck, boat mooring lift, gas grill, 3 kayaks, wireless internet, full washer and dryer and beautifully decorated.

The cottage has a goose down Crate and Barrel queen sofa couch, 52' HDTV, DVD movie selection, WiFi, Temperpedic queen bed, centrally located and waterfront. The boat deck is 2 stories and is over the water of Lake Austin, giving you a beautiful view of the 360 bridge and a nice cool breeze in the hot summer time. There is a chiminea for a fire at night, a gas grill for BBQing and lots of lounge chairs for taking a nap and relaxing! Take the canoe or kayaks for a little trip up or down the lake or feed the swans that come in the morning.

If you fish, bring your fishing rods! There are 20-35 lb carp, bass and catfish not waiting to be caught.

The 360 Bridge, County Line BBQ on the lake, Maudie's Milagro Mexican food, 360 Primo Coffee and Pizza, Hula Hut are close by. The University of Texas is 15 minutes away, Congress Avenue (the Capital of Texas, South Congress, or SoCo, The Congress Bridge-GO SEE THE BATS!!!!) all is 10-15 minutes away. Spend your day relaxing on the lake and hit the downtown scene for live entertainment, good food, or just enjoy hip Austin.

The best margaritas and mexican food at Maudies is 2 minutes drive and only 10 minutes to downtown Austin for all the restaurants, nightlife, and many great attractions that Austin has. Townlake, Barton Springs, South Congress and 6th street are just minutes away. This IS central Austin.

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Cynthia manages this property

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This is our Mimi's house! She lives in the cottage the majority of the time but When she is traveling the world or visiting her other grandchildren, she likes for other people to enjoy the lake, like she does.

We will make sure your stay is relaxing and very enjoyable.

Mimi bought this property to 'get away' from the busy world. We used to live in this house and loved every minute of it.

There is not much property left on Lake Austin. It is quiet here and we love to go skiing, relax on the boat dock, or go to the local restaurants nearby.

Cynthia manages this property purchased this house in 1975

Retirement home. On the lake, central to downtown, private neighborhood, view of 360 bridge, wake boarding, water skiing, jet skiing and boating to restaurants.

Central, no traffic, close to everything and a great deal!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Property Reviews

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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews
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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272269vb
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Lake Austin Austin area
Louisiana
5

Great time on the lake!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
My brother and I stayed for a week. Our Lake Austin trip focus was bass fishing. We fished at night due to the summer heat and the ski boat traffic during the day. Night fishing happened to be excellent! We brought my boat and used the boat mooring slip which kept it in the water and ready to go. The boat house deck is a great bonus and provides a perfect place to grill and relax with an amazing view of the lake and hills. The cottage itself was very clean and cozy and much nicer than what a couple poor boys from Louisiana are used to staying in. We also visited downtown Austin several days during our visit which was a very short drive from the cottage. The owners are very nice friendly and helpful. We will be visiting again.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272269vb
+1 5126988397
Lake Austin Austin area
Southlake
5

Perfect UT Graduation Retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
This special cottage was the perfect retreat for my family during our recent graduation celebration for our UT daughter. Every detail of the cottage is just perfect. The view is amazing, the area quiet and calm. We put our boat in just minutes from the cottage and were able to come & go with her friends for an amazing time on Lake Austin. Cynthia was more than accommodating at our every request. We will be returning for sure!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Patricia,
We are so glad that you and your family had a wonderful time and that we could make your vacation special. We do our best to provide a comfortable and beautiful vacation spot on the lake for people to enjoy with family and friends. We are pleased you were happy using the boat mooring lifts during your stay. Our guests say they read our reviews and it helps them make a decision when choosing a place to stay so thank you for taking the time to write a review. Good luck to your daughter in her new career and come visit again!
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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272269vb
+1 5126988397
Lake Austin Austin area
4

Relaxing Vacation Spot

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
Fabulous vacation location. We were very excited to find this fantastic location. The cottage is perfect for a relaxing, romantic getaway. Cynthia allowed us to bring our dog with us as well who had a great time in the lake as well. It was a great yard with a beautiful view of the Lake and 360 bridge. The water was very warm and we jumped into the lake within the first 10 minutes of arriving and spent much of our time in the water or on the dock. We cooked out most nights and ate dinner overlooking the lake. Through the week we had the lake mostly to ourselves except for the swans that came to visit in the evening. The neighborhood was extremely quiet and we enjoyed going for strolls in the morning before lounging near the lake. It was a great time and we look forward to going again.
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272269vb
+1 5126988397
Lake Austin Austin area
Plano, TX
4

Comfortable, Charming Cottage

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
Had a nice stay at the cottage. It's in a great location, close to shopping, boating, eating and sightseeing. Quiet neighborhood to take walks in. I liked being so close to the water to watch all the boats, skiiers and people fishing. Cynthia was extremely nice and made me feel welcomed. I will definitely be back again!!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Waterfront Lake Austin Cottage, Boat Deck/Boat Slip,10 mins to Downtown,Kayaks
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272269vb
+1 5126988397
Lake Austin Austin area
Houston, TX
5

Charming cottage with a million dollar location

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
Staying at this cottage was so relaxing! It is small but sooo cozy! The owners did every thing to make the visit stress free. When the swans showed up our last evening we knew we had shared a special place.
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Map

Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Austin International Airport
Nearest Motorway
0.9 Miles
Capital of Texas Highway, Loop 360
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Maudie's,Hula Hut,County Line BBQ,Ski Shores
Nearest Golf
0.2 Miles
Austin Country Club, Barton Creek Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Maudie's, Hula Hut, Abel's, Ski Shores, 360 Wine
Car: necessary

Beautiful cottage on Lake Austin, 10 minutes from downtown Austin and the University of Texas Campus. Large 2 story boat deck with patio furniture and lounge chairs, large gas BBQ grill (propane provided), ceiling fans and a perfect view of the 360 bridge. Sit out and relax with family and friends under the cool covered patio or get a great sun tan on the uncovered part of the boat deck. Watch the boats go by, walk into the lake and go swimming or bring your jet skis or boat! 3 single person kayaks with paddles, 3 person canoe with paddles and horse shoes with family games provided for additional fun!

The cottage has beautiful hardwood floors and is professionally decorated. All new full size appliances, Crate and Barrel goose down queen fold out sofa, Tempurpedic queen bed, 52 inch HDTV with DVD player, wireless internet and cable TV. CD player with radio, reading library and alarm clocks.

Comfortable linens, blankets, towels and throws provided for 4 guests, desk with computer screen, large closet and heating and cooling to keep you comfy! All amenities provided (coffee maker, toaster, blender, microwave, mixer, coffee grinder, cooking utensils, pots and pans, silverware, wine glasses, dishes, etc. 24 hour monitored with alarm system.

Private neighborhood to take nice walks, large yard and 100 feet of waterfront. Very central to downtown- only 10 minutes to ACL, Town Lake, Barton Springs, Sixth Street, Mount Bonnell, The Domain Shopping Village, Whole Foods Market, The Texas State Capital, etc.

This is Mimi's house so it is always taken care of and loved. We rent it out when she is traveling and visiting all her other grand kids!

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Availability & Rates

Lake Austin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring/Summer
May 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
$250
$1,500
3 nights
 
 
Fall/Winter Rate
Sep 1 2014 - Apr 1 2015
$225
3 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$225
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage/Security Deposit $300.00
Cleaning fee $75.00
Boat lift $25.00
Pet Fee $25.00
10% credit card fee. MAX 4 PEOPLE! NO PARTIES OR LARGE GROUPS! Quiet Residential Neighborhood.

Payment in full due at time of booking via phone. Rental agreement required. Boat Lift and Pet addendum required for boats and one pet. Send inquiry via VRBO or Home-away.

Damage/Security Deposit required upon booking. Refunded 3 days after check out.
Notes No cancellations less than 30 days from date of check in. Cancellations prior to 30 day check in date must be received via email to cynthiaeterson@yahoo.com within 30 days otherwise guest forfeits all money paid to owner. Security deposit required.
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Amenities

Lake Austin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Fireplace ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Garage ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full shower, sink, toilet and cabinets. Towels, toilet paper, great lighting and beautifully decorated.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2) One Temperpedic queen bed in bedroom and one goose down Crate and Barrel queen sofa size fold out couch., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sofa fold out couch. Fits 2 people comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Library
  • Games ...
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Canoe
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Barbecue
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • water parks
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • live theater
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • wildlife viewing
  • horseshoes
  • boating
  • shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • water tubing
  • rock climbing
  • mountain climbing
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • surfing
  • hunting
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
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