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Amazing Patio with View, Top Floor, King bed, 2 blks to Zilker, 2 mi to Downtown

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 589 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace

Overview

About the property

1 large Bedroom with king bed, 1 Bathroom, full size sofa bed, Sleeps up to 4

The fun loving Heart House will certainly make you smile! You will sleep soundly in the king pillow-top mattress and enjoy the 3rd story view from the floor to ceiling windows in the bedroom and from the patio off the sliding glass door. The living room features a vaulted ceiling with clerestory windows which provide wonderful natural lighting. The patio is always a popular hangout spot for your morning coffee, dinner, or a late night cocktail. The Heart House has a fully furnished kitchen to cook in if you so choose. There are 2 gas grills shared by 3 properties in front of the building. The entry is only a 1/2 flight of stairs from the parking spot right in front of this 6 unit building built into a hill in Barton Hills. Have fun finding the hearts in all the art on the walls!

Barton Springs Pool in Zilker Park: We are located approx. two blocks from the single best swimming pool in the universe, Barton Springs. Located in the heart of Zilker Park, use our beach towels and enjoy the spring fed, chlorine-free 68 degree waters of this over 1/8 mile long watering hole. Also enjoy the hike and bike trail, boating on the river, frisbee golf, the Nature Center, the Botanical Gardens, the playground and the train for the kids or a picnic on the great lawn. Zilker Park is Austin's crown jewel, and certainly one of the most fantastic outdoor recreational areas on the planet!

Downtown Austin!: The legendary 6th Street is where you can find great live music every night of the week in dozens of bars. Don't bother driving down there, parking is a problem and it's only a $10 cab fare. Also, don't miss out on the sights, sounds and eats on South Congress, South 1st Street, 2nd Street, 4th Street and then West 6th Street!

Alamo Drafthouse and The Highball: See a movie while eating dinner or just having a drink at Austin's favorite theater, the Alamo Drafthouse, or enjoy dinner, drinks, live music, dancing or karaoke at The Highball, both just over a mile from this condo.

City of Austin License #007840. We support responsible registration!

More Details

Property Manager
Jay Reynolds or Cynthia Reynolds
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2017

About Jay Reynolds or Cynthia Reynolds

Peach and Cynthia Reynolds - Owns Kaleido Properties real estate company in the Zilker Park/Barton Hills area for over 25 years! Peach, the Broker in the family, is an avid golfer and likes to do anything outdoors as well as garden in his Zilker area home's backyard. Cynthia is a real estate agent and works with Peach in their business and now manages all 7 of their vacation rentals along with their son, Jay. Cynthia loves to cook the vegetables that Peach grows and take long walks and bike rides!

Jay Reynolds or Cynthia Reynolds purchased this condo in 2004

Why Jay Reynolds or Cynthia Reynolds chose Austin

It's close to our home and office! We can walk or ride our bikes over to take care of things or drop by on our way to or from our office just up the road.

What makes this condo unique

Being two blocks from Zilker Park and Barton Springs Pool!

Amenities

Zilker Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 589 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • River
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Tiled shower, vanity and flooring. There are plenty of towels, including beach towels for trips down to Barton Springs. We have hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, bar soap, make up removal wipes and lotion supplied for you.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • master bedroom - 1 king , Really Comfy!!
    living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Fold-down Full-size couch
  • The Heart House bedroom features a pillow-top king bed, a large floor-to-ceiling window and a chaise-lounge. There is a dresser inside the walk-in closet.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 1 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
We have a basket of organic coffee beans, assorted teas, cream, sugar and Splenda as well. We also stock our unit with extra sheets, towels, and beach towels to take to Zilker Park and Barton Springs Pool! We also have a 6' thick twin-sized mattress pad available for the extra person you might need to squeeze in. We have a highchair, booster seat, Pack N Play with bassinet and bed rails as well. ALL extras are subject to availability.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Amazing Patio with View, Top Floor, King bed, 2 blks to Zilker, 2 mi to Downtown
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews
5

Best rental i've stayed in!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the heart house. It was cute, spacious, clean and included everything we could possibly think of. Jay, Cynthia, and Peach were extrememly thoughtful checking in with us throughout the weekend and leaving a whole book of things to do, places to eat, how to get around Austin, etc. They went over and above to make sure we enjoyed our weekend. Would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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San Juan
5

Feels better than home

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I went to Austin for The Hand Built Motorcycle Show and this property was the perfect stay because it was near the show, restaurants, pharmacies, pubs, among other places like the Barton Springs Pool, where we went for kayaking. The property has all the amenities that were listed and it was a comfortable and clean place. My favorite part of the house was the huge and comfy bed. Jay and Cynthia were very diligent with the instructions of the place. All the time they maintained communication with us via e-mail and cellphone. They give us the chance to check out late without charging us an extra fee. Definitely, we will return and of course we recommend this place to anyone. There is no better place to stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Everything was as pictured: clean, well-maintained and very comfortable. Kitchen was very well-equipped. We appreciated the thorough instructions about the property (and even the helpful labels on switches, etc.), as well as info on local sights, restaurants, etc. The owners were accessible, friendly and easy to communicate with. We had a great stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio
5

Very cute and neat!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for the opportunity to stay at Heart House! Close to most anything around town. Perfect for a couple! Loved the deck!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Orleans
5

lovely place

  • 5 of 5

the place was clean, nicely decorated, ideally located and spacious but cozy. very recommended and it's likely we'll be back soon

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Perfect Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent a week in The Heart House celebrating Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Austin. It was great as usual. This is our 3rd time in the Heart House. We have stayed at other properties by Zilker Vacations: Park Place and Tree House. All are on the same street. Location cannot be better. Close to downtown, Zilker Park, many of the attractions and tons of great eateries. Perfect location to have a productive business trip along with a fun time. It is filled with high end amenities. Anything and everything you need, from soap and lotion to wine bottle openers, grocery bags to umbrellas, you will find it there. Their attention to details is amazing. The balcony in Heart House is an added attraction for me. Looking out into the greenery, the tall brightly lit Christmas tree---all add to the festivities. It has been a pleasure to deal with Zilker Vaction with their prompt responses, friendly reminders, and helpful directions. With so many vacation rental options in Austin, I do not think twice going back to Zilker Vacations. Will definitely recommend it to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Austin Bergstrom
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Several
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Several
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Mo-pac
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Several
Car: not necessary

Welcome to The Heart of Austin! All of our properties are located within a block or two of Austin's crown jewel, Zilker Park! You honestly don't need a car if you're on the fence, just rent some bikes and you'll have easy access to just about anything you'd want to do in the area. Barton Springs Pool, Zilker Botanical Gardens, The Barton Creek Greenbelt, the Great Lawn (home of ACL), Chuy's Tex-Mex, Shady Grove, the Saxon Pub, Flipnotics Coffee Space, Casa De Luz, and so many more awesome places that are less than a mile away. Come Enjoy :)

Golf: Jay Reynolds (rental manager) is also a ex-Professional Golfer and instructor! You'll have lessons and greens fees at Wolfdancer Golf Club at discounted rates! Inquire for more details.

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Rates & Availability

Zilker Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
ACL Week 1
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
ACL Week 2
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$139
From
$159
Fri,Sat
$850
$2,550
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 15.0%

NOTE ABOUT MARCH: all monthly rates on all of our properties will be higher by $1500 for one bedrooms and $2000 for our two bedrooms.

CANCELLATION POLICY – You can cancel outside of 30 days prior to your arrival and receive a FULL 100% refund of your deposit. If you cancel inside 30 days, you will be refunded 75% of your reservation amount. Once we have charged your full balance, you are responsible for the full amount, unless we can rebook it. For special event policies, contact us.
NO DEPOSIT if you book directly with us!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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