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Charming Studio Apartment in East Austin - Close to Downtown and UT

35 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights


Mueller Studio Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, 1 bath, full kitchen, sleeps 2

This charming property is centrally located, just north of downtown & UT campus and right next door to the new Dell Children's Hospital. Two parks (with playgrounds, tennis courts, and pool) within walking distance. Bus stop one block from rental - on the bus route to UT. Distance to local attractions: 2.7 miles to University of Texas, 3.6 miles to 6th Street (downtown music district), 3.9 miles to Austin Convention Center, 5.9 miles to Zilker park (location of ACL). Butler cottage comes with a fully equipped kitchen, high speed wireless, fenced in yard, and tons of personality. It is ideal for corporate rentals, visiting family/friends, UT fans (great access to the stadium), music festivals (SXSW & ACL), or just getting to know Austin.

City Wildlife!: Our neighborhood boasts a family of Peacocks. They roam freely and are usually wandering through our and our neighbor's yards in the morning and early afternoon. Their distinct calls can be heard from the trees where they perch in the evenings.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Reyna Bishop
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2016
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About Reyna Bishop

We are Rob and Reyna. We are an Austin couple with 2 kids, a dog, and a cat. Before the kids came, we traveled a lot and used VRBO almost exclusively. So, when we found a house with an attached studio, it seemed natural to rent it out as a vacation rental.

Reyna Bishop purchased this studio in 2005

Why Reyna Bishop chose Austin

We live in the house connected to the studio. This is an advantage in many ways. Not only are we more accessible to our guests, but we have a closer connection to the house. It is an old house (1940s) with all the charms and problems that come with that. The neighborhood is friendly and walkable and we love the proximity to downtown Austin.


based on 35 traveler reviews

Charming Studio Apartment in East Austin - Close to Downtown and UT
average rating of 4.4857144 based on 35 reviews
McAllen, TX

Pefect locale for Austin stay

  • 5 of 5

You cannot find a better place for the price and location. This cottage is located on Airport Blvd and I-35, which only puts you within minutes from downtown Austin or North Austin. I've stayed at this place a few times and always happy with my accomodations. Love the privacy and the "austin vibe" to this little cottage. As a frequent business traveler, having homey feel to my lodging such as Butler cottage is a fresh alternative to bland hotel rooms with fluroscent lightings and stained sheets. I love doing Austin weekends and this cottage always assures me a cool stay for my budget

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2009
  • Stayed: Apr 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great studio in Austin

  • 5 of 5

Butler Studio is well located in Austin - close to the airport and downtown. The studio is exactly as described and very clean. It was a great retreat from the heat and nosie of Austin City Limits! I used the nearby running track each day and for those like me without a car shops and restaurants are in walking distance. The owners were fantastic and very helpful with a number of suggestions. I'd happily return and recommend to friends. Thank you.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Convenient location, owners very responsive.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed 5 nights, and although small, it was just fine for my wife and I. Convenient for exploring Austin, easy access to get to, and the owners were very responsive to our questions and emails. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, convenient location, very nice people!

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed my Ausiin stay in this centrally located studio. It was quiet, clean, very comfortable bed, great TV and wifi, with excellent hosts. Exactly what I needed after a day on the go around Austin. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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It was so nice and convenient!

  • 5 of 5

It was so nice and convenient! You were a pleasure to meet and your studio was very nice!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Best for short term

  • 3 of 5

Very cute and convenient for me. Nice, thoughtful landlords. Pretty neighborhood, but noisy! Great Windows and wood floor. Roomy closet. . Lots of hot water and excellent climate control. Easy parking! Nice kitchen! Absolutely needs at least one comfortable chair and reading light. It has a thick soft mattress. I would replace mattress and bedding. I too have rental property, understand how mattress can be abused and so often need replacement. Very nice to have your own entrance.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Barton Springs Pool
Continental Club
Lady Bird Lake Trail
Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium
Thinkery - The New Austin Children's Museum
Zilker Park
Mueller Lake Park
Cherrywood Coffeehouse
El Chilito
Tyson's Tacos
Salty Sow
Nearest Airport
8.7 Miles
Austin Bergstron
Nearest Barpub
1.2 Miles
Contigo, Cherrywood Coffee House and Bar
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
I-35 and Airport Rd
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
El Chile, Vivo, Eastside Cafe
Car: recommended

Butler Studio is in Delwood II nieghborhood, just adjacent to the new Mueller Development. Mueller, once the site of Austin's Airport, is now a thriving Green community with shops, restaurants, food trailers, and a Sunday Farmer's Market all within walking distance.


Rates & Availability

Mueller Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 9 2017 - Mar 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Rates may vary for special events such as SXSW, ACL, and Formula One. 15% tax applies to stays less than 30 days and a one time $30 cleaning fee applies to all rentals.

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Mueller Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • 1 Queen - sleeps 2 adults comfortably
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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