|Minimum Stay||30 nights|
Directly adjacent to the University of Texas and downtown, this luxury cottage sits in the coveted, quiet and safe Pemberton Heights. On the National Register of Historic Places, Pemberton Heights was named by Town & Country Magazine as a USA Top 25 Platinum Address.
But it's not just the premium realty that make this cottage a rare find and outstanding value for a rental. Fine furnishings abound. Luxury details include Dresden and crystal chandeliers, Jonathan Adler and custom furniture, an antique Venetian mirror, solid wood plantation shutters in every room, a dated Audubon print, beautiful oil paintings, Frette and Restoration Hardware linens, Beautyrest Simmons mattresses, Le Creuset cookware, an antique Eastlake bedroom set.
In addition to the University of Texas and downtown, you can walk to Seton and Heart Hospitals, Austin culinary institution 'Kerbey Lane Cafe' (open 24/7), East Side King by Paul Qui (winner of America's Top Chef), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta maker), Teo's Gelato and Italian coffee (selected #1 Gelato in the USA), Pease Park, grocery stores, salons, clothiers, shops, dry cleaners, and banks.
*Linens are 100% cotton, Frette, Ralph Lauren, Restoration Hardware.
*Dresden chandelier. Venetian mirror. Eastlake and Jonathan Adler furniture. Fine antiques.
*A spacious 1350 square feet. Beautiful plantation shutters and original hardwood floors throughout.
*Stainless steel gas appliances. Le Creuset cookware.
*Gated yard for privacy and off street parking.
*Front loading washer and dryer. Free WiFi.
Uniqueness: Without a single apartment complex or condominium high rise, and no bars, a prized detail about this urban neighborhood is its freedom from the explosive development and population density found in other areas of Austin.
Real Estate Value and Exemplary Schools: The most valued real estate often includes top schools and this cottage is no different. This property has access to Austin's top public schools including Casis Elementary, O'Henry Middle School and Austin High School.
Come and enjoy the finest Austin has to offer, and furnishings that are anything but typical for rental properties, at a reasonable price.
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In 1994 I bought my first historical home in Austin and have enjoyed being a landlord for over ten years. All four of my properties are in neighborhoods on the National Register of Historic Places. Separately, having used an imperfect diet instead of chemotherapy to reverse my own disabling disease, my other career objective is to use over two decades as a Registered Dietitian to bring the healing power of food to others. As featured speaker for radio and TV, medical professionals, universities and corporations, I have authored a book that sells in twelve countries and is a best seller at Amazon. A documentary of my recovery, “The Incurables”, also airs internationally on Veria TV.
Deirdre purchased this cottage in 2008
On the National Register of Historic Places, it's not just the location that makes a stay at this property a real value. Fine furnishings you'll very rarely find in rental properties abound. Details include Dresden and crystal chandeliers, Jonathan Adler and custom furniture, a Venetian mirror, beautiful oil paintings, Frette Linens and Beautyrest Simmons mattresses, a large original Audubon print, Le Creuset cookware, plantation shutters in every room, an antique Eastlake bedroom set.
This property is a perfect fit for an individual or small group wanting immediate access to the University of Texas and Austin's best intellectual, sport, government, food, hospital, music and art activity. It's a perfect fit for someone who places more value on craftsmanship, books and lovely parks than on big screen televisions, corporate housing decor and lazy boys. It's a good fit for one who understands why premium real estate is priced at a premium.
Walk to the University of Texas, Downtown, Seton and Heart Hospitals. Or walk to Austin's most popular restaurants including the iconic Original Kerbey Lane Cafe (open 24 hours every day), East Side King by Paul Qui (winner of America's Top Chef), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta manufacturer), Teo's Gelato and Italian Coffee (voted Top Ten in the USA), Austin Pizza (voted #1), Olive & June (Austin's youngest five star chef), the Santa Rita Cantina (voted #1 for salsa).
You can also walk to Austin's oldest and most tranquil park, Pease Park, and the Hike and Bike Trail. Walk to the flagship Central Market, banks, clothiers, flower shops, dry cleaners. You're also five minutes away from Whole Foods Market world flagship grocery store.
Prestigious real estate at a reasonable price. Spaciousness for a historical two bedroom cottage with 1350 square feet and high comfort. Immediate proximity to UT's cultural and sports events & downtown. Plantation shutters and original hardwood floors throughout. National Register Historic status. Access to Austin's best public schools including Casis Elementary, O Henry Middle School, Austin High. Walking distance to Austin's most popular restaurants, Pease Park, Seton Hospital and The Heart Hospital. Quiet and lower population density given there are no apartment complexes nor condominiums in this neighborhood. Five minutes to downtown and flagships for Whole Foods Market and Central Market.
We slept wonderfully. LOVE the picture perfect neighborhood. You are a terrific host and if there's ever a house in your neighborhood up for sale, let us know!
Take a look at the map provided. There you can confirm why this cottage sits in Austin's priciest real estate and why Town & Country Magazine named Pemberton Heights a Top 25 Platinum Address in the USA. On the National Register of Historic Places, Pemberton Heights is a rare urban gem. Without a single apartment complex or condo, and no bars, it's characterized by old homes, beautiful trees, and quiet.
Walk to Austin's most popular restaurants including the iconic Original Kerbey Lane Cafe (open 24 hours every day), Pasta & Co. (Austin's only fresh pasta manufacturer), Teo's Gelato and Italian Coffee (voted Top Ten in the USA), Austin Pizza (voted #1), Olive & June (Austin's youngest five star chef), the Santa Rita Cantina (voted #1 for salsa). Walk to Austin's oldest and most tranquil park, Pease Park, and the Hike and Bike Trail. You can also walk to the flagship Central Market, Seton Hospital and The Heart Hospital, banks, clothiers, flower shops, dry cleaners.
You're five minutes away from Whole Foods Market world flagship grocery store. Also within five minutes is the University of Texas, LBJ Presidential Library, the largest collegiate art museum in the USA (The Blanton), UT Athletics galore, Bass Concert Hall, Texas State History Museum. Downtown, Austin City Limits, Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake and Trail, The Texas Capitol, and more are five minutes away. Don't forget bike rentals at University Cyclery, multiple bus stops, Car2Go, Ramsey public swimming pool, Brykerwoods Elementary School playground, and the nearby Randall's Grocery/Starbucks that's conveniently open until 1am.
For those with children Austin's best public schools including Casis Elementary, O'Henry Middle School, Austin High School are accessible.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$400|
Rent for 30 nights = $3295 for 1-2 tenants, $3595 for 3-4 tenants.
Rent may be higher in March, October, November and for some UT events.
Check or wire transfer payments do not incur the 3% fee added to all PayPal and CC payments.
Pets apply towards total occupancy and may incur additional charges, too.
There is no tax on stays of one month or longer.
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* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.