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6BR/3BA Architectural Tour Luxury Home:Walk to UT, Downtown, 6th street

42 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

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6 Bedrooms, 3 Baths award winning Luxury Estate Walk to Downtown

If you have a large group visiting UT for games or downtown Austin this 6BR/3BA super-luxury home is the finest option available. It is within 5 blocks of all UT stadiums (UT baseball, UT basketball, UT football, UT softball and UT swimming). Nothing spared in the construction of this Estate, from the gourmet kitchen to the 100% sucupira-floored living spaces and the designer bathrooms. There is even a putting green in the back yard! It is in one of the best locations to enjoy Austin. Franklin's BBQ is just steps from the front door, voted best BBQ in the nation.

This beautiful home has everything needed for a luxurious stay with stained wood trim and columns, an artist-designed chandelier above the dining room table and gorgeous unobstructed views of the State Capitol and Downtown. There are three living areas, four covered porches with ceiling fans, and a wet bar on the third floor. The kitchen features two large sinks and an AGA cooker and range that includes 4 ovens and a toaster all in one.

The master bedroom features a flat panel tv, vaulted ceilings and a private covered patio with fantastic downtown views. The master bathroom has a steam shower and huge garden bathtub. There is an in-unit washer and dryer and the house is equipped with WiFi, cable TV and 4 security cameras. The house is perfect for families or large groups and has a large closet for use and a 2-car garage and covered parking.

The first floor has one bedroom with a queen-size bed and living room with a queen-size pull out couch sleeper. The second floor is home to the master bedroom which has a king-size bed and three additional bedrooms, each with one queen-size bed. The third floor also has a small lock-off with 1 full bed(not a full bedroom but is a separate sleeping area with door approx 8'x20'). The private 3rd floor has a couch, TV, fireplace and a balcony with plenty of seating and downtown views.

One of the finest houses in downtown Austin, the property is 2 blocks to the Frank Erwin Center, the UT Football Stadium and the UT baseball stadium. Up and coming Rainey Street is just minutes South of the house and is lined with eateries and bars such as the Javalina Bar and Lustre Pearl. The East Side Cafe and other popular eateries on the Manor Restaurant Row are just minutes North of the home. When you arrive you will be greeted by a welcome basket of goodies- making your stay even more enjoyable.

When you book with us we’ll send you our mobile app with directions, our 24-hour live support number and rental guide. Then, you can drive right to the rental which features a digital door lock where you’ll use your unique code to enter (no need to meet for keys). Inside, you'll enjoy our premium amenities: shampoo, soaps, paper products and hotel-quality towels and linens. You can request an early check-in / late check-out and we will arrange it whenever possible.

*City and state taxes will be added to all reservation rates. OL2013-053324 Each reservation also requires a cleaning fee, and the standard Property Damage Protection policy.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Property Manager
Brooks Calavan
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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About Brooks Calavan

We are a family of 6 who loves the outdoors and travelling. If you enjoy nice places in great locations please see our other listings 3992888 in galveston and 3467181 in Breckenridge

Brooks Calavan purchased this house in 2008

Why Brooks Calavan chose Austin

Location and Space. We chose this lot because it was twice the size as a normal downtown city lot. It is close to it all with luxury and ambience that exceeds all expectations. Walk to UT baseball, Football, soccer and Basketball Games. Walking distance to many restaurants and bars. approx 1/2 a mile to famous 6th street. close to Zilker park for Austin City limits festival and close to Circuit of the Americas for all racing enthusiasts.

What makes this house unique

We designed this spacious home In 2007 with over 4,000 sq ft to give us all the modern benefits but fit in with the bungalow feel of the neighborhood. With an Aga Cooker, 100% brazilian hard wood floors, minka Aire Fans, a Steam shower or a relaxing bath Relax in our large tub with views of the capitol you are sure to enjoy the modern convenience and luxury of our home. Step outside to our two putting greens, Washer pits, bocci ball, and a fire pit for those cool nights.


based on 42 traveler reviews

6BR/3BA Architectural Tour Luxury Home:Walk to UT, Downtown, 6th street
average rating of 4.714286 based on 42 reviews

This house was great! So much space, very nice, and great for a group!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of friends out to Austin for a wedding. This house was beautiful, and very accommodating. The owner is very responsive and helpful, especially if you are not from the area. It is a quick uber/cab ride to the main downtown area. I would recommend this property and would love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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The house was beautiful and spacious.

  • 5 of 5

Overall the house was great. The homeowner Brooks was more than helpful. Very spacious house in a great area to get around the popular parts of the city. We had a group of 16 guys for and with the pull out beds, couches, and blow up mattresses it worked well.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Wonderful and amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing house with plenty of space, comfortable beds, beautiful kitchen, and a welcoming feel. Fun porches to enjoy the weather and lots of bedrooms to fit a large party. Very convenient and close to so many restaurants and bars. We enjoyed our stay in this beautiful home!!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing house!!

  • 5 of 5

The house was spectacular! It was huge, cozy, well-decorated, and perfect for 18 girls. While not everyone had a bed, there was an extra air mattress and sheets (slept 2). The kitchen was gorgeous, the AC worked the whole time, and it was just all-around really really beautiful.

Best part: Master Bathroom! It was HUGE. It was so great to all get ready together in one space (literally, 18 of us could fit in it..)

Only downside? Pricey!! We likely could have stayed in hotel rooms for much less per person per night, but it wouldn't have had the same feel - we loved all being together.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Throughly enjoyed staying at this house

  • 5 of 5

Throughly enjoyed staying at this house in Austin. We rented this property while we were in town for our son's graduation. It was a great house. Our family coming in from different cities were able to spend more time together by being able to stay in the same place. Lovely decor, large rooms, comfortable beds, and several outdoor spaces with wonderful views for enjoying meal or a glas of wine made our stay even more enjoyable. It was clean with plenty of towels, extra bedding, a fully stocked kitchen, and a washer and dryer. Walking distance to the university, and a short drive to stores, and 6th street made our stay stress free as we weren't spending a lot of time in traffic.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Terrific stay!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved our time at Brooks' place. The house is gorgeous and fully equipped with everything you need. Quick uber to all the best spots in Austin. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you had a great time. Please come back soon. We appreciate you staying with us. If you are ever in Breckenridge check out our homeaway #3862316. We would love to have you at any of our properties.
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Salt & Time
Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Austin Bergstorm international airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Many along 11th street
Nearest Golf
0.8 Miles
Morris Williams
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Many along 11th and along red river and MLK
Nearest Ski
1.5 Miles
Lake Austin
Car: not necessary

Our home is located in the perfect location for everyone in your party. we are 1/4 mile from the state capitol, 6 blocks to the UT football, basketball and baseball stadiums, 1/2 mile to famous 6 street full of bars and restaurants, under a mile to Lady Bird lake(Town lake), less than a mile to Austins Childrens museum, about 3 miles to Barton Springs Pool. We are convenient to Austin Bergstorm International airport at about 15 minutes or 12 miles. we are 50 yards from the nearest bus route that will take you anywhere around town you would like.


Rates & Availability

East Austin House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
New Years
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
SXSW Interactive
Mar 9 2017 - Mar 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
SXSW Music
Mar 15 2017 - Mar 19 2017
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning estimate $400 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
supplies $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 18.0%

Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees

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East Austin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1st floor bathroom with high end finish out, oversized frameless glass shower with bench 2nd floor shower with tub and separate lockoff vanity so two people can be getting ready at the same time master bath with Steam shower, garden tub and his and her vanity with separate sinks and separate cabinets.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , First floor with private bathroom and many great built ins
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite-private patio, steam shower, soaker tub
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , large room with walk in closet
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , large room with walk in closet
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , large room with tons of windows and views in every direction
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 3rd floor room private with bar and sink
  • 1 King bed, 4 Queen beds, 1 Queen Sofa Bed bed, 1 Full bed, 1 twin
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Games ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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