TREETOP SUITE--MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN AND BARTON SPRINGS

Ann Giles

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
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Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights
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TREETOP SUITE--MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN AND BARTON SPRINGS

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Spacious apartment in restored 1940's era house

Our spacious 1 bedroom/1 bath apartment occupies the entire second story of a restored stone house built in the 1940's. It offers a roomy, separate study, hardwood floors, loads of natural light and vintage charm.

You can rent the treetop suite to sleep 2, or you can combine it with one or both of the downstairs units to sleep a total of 4 or 6. To see the downstairs units, please enter their listing numbers in the VRBO search bar: 442385 (1 bedroom unit) and 423250 (studio).

All 3 units have clean, crisp linens, quality furnishings, and original art. Our WiFi connection is good, and the landscaped patios are a great place to enjoy the quiet of an established Austin neighborhood only five minutes from downtown or the SoCo district, and walking distance from the increasingly popular South Lamar ('SOLA') district.

We offer bikes for you to explore the many things to do near the house. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, check out the greenbelt along Barton Creek or Barton Springs Pool--each about a mile away. If you are looking for great food, you are just around the corner from the iconic Matt's El Rancho and the fabulous 'Restaurant Row' on Barton Springs Road. Walk to the ACL music festival or enjoy live outdoor summer theater at Zilker Park. Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Zilker Botanical Garden are beautiful places to explore and picnic. At the end of the day, dance to live country music at the locally-famous hole in the wall--the Broken Spoke. Or check out the HighBall retro bowling alley/karaoke bar and neighboring Alamo Drafthouse Cinema--uniquely Austin experiences.

If you want to venture outside the neighborhood, we're also close to the University of Texas and the Highland Lakes just west of town. We are happy to recommend things to do and places to see.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Ann Giles

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
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We are a husband and wife who love old houses. We were each restoring our own old house when we met in 1998. We now have 4 young children and have left our 'real jobs' behind to pursue restoring old houses full time. We're so thrilled to get to offer our homes to you through VRBO!

Ann Giles purchased this house in 1998

Location and character. Close to downtown, yet nestled in a quiet, established neighborhood with mature trees and great opportunities to explore nature. A unique structure--beautiful natural stone and concrete block construction originally built as a carriage house but easily converted to unique rental apartments.

Original, natural building materials give the house character and soul. Clean and manicured outdoor areas extend the enjoyable space of the apartments. Clean and crisp linens and furnishings make for a relaxing and enjoyable retreat.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 15 traveler reviews

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Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
average rating of 4.733333 based on 15 reviews
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Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
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Austin Austin area
Wilmington
5

A great experience

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at the Treetop Suite for three nights and loved our stay. The apartment is very spacious and light ( lots of windows) and very tastefully decorated. It is immaculately clean and quiet.We also welcomed thoughtful amenities such as nice shower gel, sparkling water, Starbucks coffee and fruit.
The bedroom is cozy and the bed is really comfortable. Although we didn't cook, the kitchen is big enough and well appointed to do so. For us the location is perfect as it is only three blocks away from our daughter's house. The neighborhood is charming and within short distance of restaurants, drugstore and coffee shops. We look forward to staying there again.
  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
+1 512-796-3311
Austin Austin area
Houston, Texas
5

great stay

  • 5 of 5
Lovely place. Will absolutely be back.
  • Submitted: May 27, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
+1 512-796-3311
Austin Austin area
5

absolutely accurate

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I loved these accommodations. The treetop suite was nicely appointed and very comfortable. We felt right at home. Our host was easy to contact, but never hovered. We also loved the neighborhood and the proximity to Barton Springs. In addition, our cleaning deposit was returned within one day of our departure. No muss and no fuss, a great travel experience. I would happily return in a heart beat.
  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
+1 512-796-3311
Austin Austin area
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5

Minnesota Visitor

  • 5 of 5
Recently stayed at the property for a week over the holiday. The unit was clean and nicely appointed.

It is located in a quiet neighborhood only a block or two off South Lamar which has many restaurants and a short drive to downtown Austin or easy access to Ben White Blvd. In addition the airport is 15-20 minutes away which was very convenient.

The owners were very responsive during my stay and prior to arrival. Highly recommend this property for quiet neighborhood and close proximity to DT Austin.
  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+
business
Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
+1 512-796-3311
Austin Austin area
Houston,Texas
5

Great weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5
Husband and I decided to spend birthday weekend in Austin. Found this wonderful VRBO available.
The upstairs "Treetop Suite" apartment is in a 1940's triplex of rentals. Very quiet, safe neighborhood of Barton Hills close to Zilker Park. There are bicycles available from the owners which looked great, but I am hard to fit on a bike being only 5 feet tall, so we brought our own bikes and were very happy touring the park, biking to coffee shops, biking to local eateries, etc. We live on flat land Houston, so had to walk my bike up a couple of hills within the neighborhood. We also spent some great down time reading/eating on the patio area. Each apartment has it's own private outdoor area, which is nice.
The upstairs had lots of windows, kitchen is stocked well, nice library, furniture VERY comfortable,
excellent Wi-Fi and tv. Even had some fruit and mineral water for us upon arrival (thank you Ann).
Would highly recommend the Treetop Suite apartment for any length of stay in Austin.
  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Treetop Suite--Minutes from Downtown and Barton Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p450977vb
+1 512-796-3311
Austin Austin area
5

An absolutely wonderful place to stay.

  • 5 of 5
This is a cozy, relaxed and perfectly situated accommodation. I'm so glad we stayed here for our vacation.
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Car: not necessary

We are only 5 minutes from downtown, yet nestled in the quiet of an established Austin neighborhood. We have bikes to explore all there is to see and do within just minutes of the house, including the Barton Creek greenbelt, Zilker Park (home to Barton Springs pool and various festivals and outdoor theater), excellent restaurants and shops, and local night spots like the Broken Spoke and the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. In fact there is so much to see and do in our area that we have published a neighborhood guide for our guests.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Austin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Austin City Limits Festival #1
Oct 2 2014 - Oct 6 2014
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Austin City Limits Festival #2
Oct 9 2014 - Oct 13 2014
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Formula 1 Racing
Oct 30 2014 - Nov 3 2014
3 night minimum stay
$310
 
 
SXSW Interactive/Film
Mar 3 2015 - Mar 9 2015
4 night minimum stay
$295
 
 
SXSW Film/Music
Mar 10 2015 - Mar 16 2015
4 night minimum stay
$295
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$155
$930
$2,989
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 15.0%
Notes THERE IS NO TAX ON ANY STAY OF 30 DAYS OR LONGER (IGNORE TAX IF QUOTED TO YOU!!!!!)
Minimum rental age 25 (must be verified)
Minimum 2 night stay on weekends.

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Austin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Kitchen ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • There is an additional bedroom set up as a study. We occasionally make exceptions for a third person to stay in this room, but you must have our express written permission to do so.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • roller blading
  • snorkeling
  • water tubing
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • snorkeling/diving
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • basketball court
Notes:
Ask about our shuttle service to ACL Festival and other Zilker Events.
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