STUNNING CONTEMPORARY VACATION RENTAL MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN AUSTIN, TX

Valerie Granoff

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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STUNNING CONTEMPORARY VACATION RENTAL MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN AUSTIN, TX

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Newly remodeled 3/2: Contemporary, private and perfect accomodations for 8-10

3 bedroom / 2 full bath vacation rental in the highly desirable 78704 area of Austin, TX -- completely remodeled private home with contemporary furnishings.

Just minutes from downtown and a few blocks from Austin's famed SoCo (South Congress) neighborhood our home comfortably sleeps 8 and features a gourmet kitchen, 3 luxurious bedrooms and 2 beautiful full bathrooms. Gorgeous wood flooring, bright natural lighting and private patio make 117 La Vista the perfect vacation rental for a downtown Austin, TX experience.

Each bedroom features brand new Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses, high thread-count cotton linens and plenty of closet space. The bathrooms are appointed with plush hotel-quality towels. Outside a very private backyard awaits with a covered patio area, a tiled sink and a large 4 burner stainless gas grill with side burner. The spacious backyard also features a stone fire pit and lots of space for year round entertaining.

The home's floor plan flows from the living room (with 50' flat screen TV) through the kitchen, out the back door to the patio and into the backyard where you can challenge your friends to ping pong, volleyball, horseshoes or bocce.

Enjoy the serenity of this quiet neighborhood or change the pace and enter the heart of Austin's downtown scene! Walk, bike or drive to South Congress shops and restaurants (Soco) or the trails of Town Lake, only 1.5 miles away. Head north one more mile and you're downtown or in the warehouse district, 6th Street or State Capital area.

Longhorn fan (or not) we are only 4 short miles away from the University of Texas where you can visit the infamous home of 55,000 students, the LBJ Library/Harry Ransom Center and the glowing UT Tower.

Whether you are looking at Vacation Rentals for a weekend, a week or longer we invite you to take a closer look at 117 La Vista Street.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Valerie Granoff

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Joel and Valerie are thrilled to offer our second rental after one year of renting our own residence (Homeaway #958925) for the past year. We are so grateful to live in such a wonderful city and are thrilled to host our guests in luxurious style so they may enjoy Austin and all that it has to offer. One of us bleeds orange and is a Longhorn Alum., the other a Northwestern Wildcat. We love the music scene, are foodies at heart with adventurous spirits to locate the next and best restaurant or trailer and don't miss a festival when possible. WE LOVE AUSTIN and know you will too!!

Valerie Granoff purchased this house in 2012

We bought this property to allow for easy access to one of our favorite parts of town. But we only wanted a property that was beautiful, updated and was as nice to stay in as it was to leave given its perfect location. The entire area is blossoming with new remodels.

We looked for many months for the perfect property in the perfect location--we wanted to have it all!! And we found it. This home offers the best of a great use of beautifully remodeled space, room to easily entertain and close to all of the attractions that make Austin one of the greatest places on earth.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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5
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ABSOLUTELY PERFECT!

  • 5 of 5
Right from the start when I was considering this house for a bachelorette stay Valerie was prompt with responses and so understanding about how it can take a week or two to finalize plans with 8 girls! Her husband and her are so great and wonderful, house met beyond expectations. From the moment we arrived the house was fully stocked with everything that we needed down to even lent rollers for goodness sakes! Don't feel the need to go buy paper towels or anything Valerie has got it covered! The house was so beautiful as was their backyard. Very secure and safe and easy lock system for the house for 8 girls staying there! Leaving the house was super easy and perfect too, all she asked was that we throw a load of towels in the wash and lock up. What an awesome lady, the house made the whole bachelorette experience totally stress free and everyone had a blast. Would always come back here and definitely will in the future and will refer others! Sweetest couple ever!
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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CUTEST HOUSE, GREAT LOCATION, AMAZING OWNER!

  • 5 of 5
From the moment I began considering this house for our bachelorette party weekend and emailed Valerie, I had a great feeling I made the right decision. She was prompt with her communication and extremely helpful. She let us mail her our decorations and went to the house to set them up for us prior to our arrival to surprise our bachelorette. When we arrived, we all fell in love with this adorable, well decorated (and stocked) house. There were 9 of us and we all slept comfortably and the house had everything you would want in a rental for the weekend (shower towels, beach towels, extra linens for pull out, stocked kitchen utensils, etc.) The location was on point as well. We were minutes away from everything in Austin. All in all, we couldnt be happier with our choice for this house and already made plans to come back in the near future for a girls weekend and stay here again! Please know that you are in great hands with Valerie and Joel's house- you will not be let down! Thanks again!
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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5

GREAT PLACE AND WEEKEND!

  • 5 of 5
I hoasted a bachelorette party for my best friend here this past weekend. Great location, a short cab ride away to great restaurants and bars and plenty of space for 8 girls all getting ready at the same time. I have rented homes twice before, and I loved the extra touches that the owners provided (girls love fresh flowers and wine plus many more nice extras). The beds were super comfy and enough towels for all 8 of us without doing laundry during the weekend. Would definately stay here again!!
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Stunning Contemporary Vacation Rental Minutes from Downtown Austin, TX
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CLEAN AND MODERN IN SOCO

  • 5 of 5
Val and Joel have a beautiful property in SoCo, in a quiet neighborhood. The description matches what you get and then some!!! The home has easy access to I-35, Hwy 71, and Downtown and the airport. On arrival, everything was CLEAN, easy to find, and organized. We used all 3 bedrooms and even the couch because of snoring ;) Everyone slept well and the beds and linens were comfortable. The two bathrooms were more than enough to accommodate everyone in the party (6). They also had important necessities like coffee with lots of options, s'mores for the fire pit out back, a beautiful grill, and most importantly a dishwasher to make cleaning up easy.
Val was super easy to get a hold of and talk with prior to arriving at the property. Everything at the home was so well maintained that we did not have any problems or need to contact them during our stay. But if we would have I'm sure it would have been a quick response ;)
We had a multi-generational group staying at the house and it was nice that there were outside activities like horseshoes, and ping pong, plus board games and blocks inside for any age group to play during down time together. They also had plenty of TV channels if you wanted to veg as well. The house is also within walking distance to the famous Torchy's Tacos and Amy's ice cream, which were big hits with our bunch.
The whole experience from start to finish was so easy, the house was beautiful inside and out, plus clean! I could not recommend this property more for a family group or large group stay. If this one is available, don't look any further, book it!!!
  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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5

AWESOME WEEKEND RENTAL/GREAT LOCATION!

  • 5 of 5
This house is perfect inside and out!! We celebrated our twin son's graduation from UT and were able to host this 3 day celebration with a lot of friends and family very comfortably. The weather was perfect so we played tether ball and frisbee out back, all sat on the covered patio for lunch and enjoyed the fire pit in the evening. The mexican restaurant next door did a great job catering our lunch one day and we had Bar B Q delivered the following day. The owners here have thought of anything and everything you may need to make your stay very comfortable, plus the house was very clean! Thanks so much and we will continue to recommend you to our friends.
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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PALACE JUST OUTSIDE OF DOWNTOWN

  • 5 of 5
From start to finish we had a blast! Valerie was so helpful and the house had everything you could ever need.... Even keurig pods for coffee :)
Loved the huge back yard and patio ! All the beds were super comfortable. The house is pretty much right on congress street so it's just a short walk to all the cool restaurants and shops . Walk to Hopdoddys and have an epic burger .
I also recommend Rudy's BBQ and Lucy's fried chicken . The W hotel pool on Saturday is really fun too .
Cool rooftop bars are summit and rio we had a blast !
  • Submitted: May 6, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA)
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Hwy 71/290
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Crow Bar
Car: not necessary

Congress Avenue Bats under the Congress Avenue Bridge

The State Capitol

Austin Convention Center

Austin Children's Museum

Zilker Park

Austin City Limits Festival (October)

Kite Festival

South by Southwest Interactive/Film and Music Festival (March)

The Long Center

The Domain

The Violet Crown Theatre

ACL Live at Moody Theatre

9 Farmer's Markets with several very nearby during the week at on Saturday mornings

Barton Creek Mall

Lake Austin

University of Texas

Bob Bullock Museum

St. Edward's University

Uchi & Uchiko

Food Trailers

Shops at SOCO

2nd Street District

Warehouse District

Sixth Street

Whole Foods Corporate Headquarters and megastore (5th & Lamar)

Wild Basin Preserve Hiking Trails

Ladybird Lake

Ladybird Wildflower Center

LBJ Museum and Library

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Availability & Rates

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Austin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
ACL Wkd. 1
Oct 3 2014 - Oct 5 2014
2 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
ACL Wkd. 2
Oct 10 2014 - Oct 12 2014
2 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Formula 1
Oct 31 2014 - Nov 2 2014
2 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$399
$2,450
$5,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%
Notes ****2014 Special Event Rates Apply****
SXSW: March 7 - 17
Austin Food & Wine Festival: April 25 - 27
X Games: June 5 - 8
ACL (Week 1): October 3 - 6
ACL (Week 2): October 10 - 13
F1: October 31 - November 2
Fun Fun Fun Fest: November 7 - 9

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Austin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake ...
  • River ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
General:
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Oven
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Freezer
  • Stove ...
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower , toilet
  • Beautiful contemporary bathrooms with modern tile and fixtures.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1-Master - 1 queen
  • Beautifully furnished bedrooms with luxurious Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses and high count cotton linens. Living room sofa converts to double sleeper for 1-2. Premium Queen double-high inflatable Aerobed sleeps 1-2
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Toys ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • live theater
  • arboretum
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf privileges optional
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • equestrian events
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
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