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3BR/2BA Home Close to Zilker Park, ACL and downtown

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8

This 3BR/2BA attractive and comfortable remodeled house is perfectly located to access many popular Austin activities. The house has an excellent floor plan, with the master bedroom and bath upstairs and an additional two bedrooms and full bath downstairs. Behind the house, guests will enjoy a limestone patio with a built-in fire ring, a BBQ pit, and a dining table situated under an elegant arbor. The well-maintained landscaping showcases a lighted washer pit and gated front and back yard.

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Located between South Lamar and South 1st, the home is within walking distance to Lady Bird Lake and downtown Austin. The house is across the street from the Palmer Events Center and three bus lines and it is within walking distance to local favorites such as El Alma Café, Zax Restaurant and Bar, the City Wide Garage Sale, and Austin's premiere sushi restaurant, Uchi. Only half of a block off of Barton Springs road, the home is within walking distance to downtown Austin, Auditorium Shores, hike and bike trails, the Palmer Events Center, Barton Springs Pool, and the celebrated South Congress area.

The City of Austin limits occupancy to six unrelated adults.

OL # 2014-028609 OL

Our property is TurnKey Rental Certified. All photos and amenities have been verified by TurnKey staff. Our calendar and rates are 100% accurate. We strive to make it as easy as possible to stay at our property - you just drive right up and enter via our secure electronic lock. No more keys and no more security concerns with a unique code that works for your reservation only. We will notify you proactively when early check-in / late check-outs are possible and you'll receive the comforts of a luxury home when you arrive like a starter supply of shampoo, soaps, paper products and hotel-quality towels and linens. In addition, when you book we will send you our mobile app with property directions, details, unlock code and instructions. And if you need us, we are available 24 hours each day with live help. TurnKey Vacation Rentals uses the industry's most trusted brand of software to securely store all guest data - HomeAway Software for Professionals. All TurnKey Vacation Rentals follow local and state tax rules. Each reservation includes applicable taxes, a cleaning fee and a Property Damage Protection Program.

The City of Austin limits occupancy to six unrelated adults.

STR OL #2014-028609

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Property Manager
TurnKey Vacation Rentals
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017


Bouldin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • 1 King bed, 1 Queen bed, 2 Twin beds, 1 Sofa Bed bed
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 garden chairs
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf


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(67 traveler reviews)

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3BR/2BA Home Close to Zilker Park, ACL and downtown
average rating of 4.358209 based on 67 reviews
Spanish Fort, AL

Perfect Rental for our Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We recently converged on Austin for a week to spend time with our 4 adult children, son-in-law, and grandbaby. This home was perfect for our Austin adventure. The location was central to many fun activities the city has to offer such as Zilker Park, S. Congress street, Barton Springs, and many restaurants.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Orleans, LA

514 Bouldin Home

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This property was great! I read many of the reviews prior to renting this home and needless to say, I was slightly worried. However! The house was absolutely precious. Convenient location, great layout, cute decor, huge backyard, and clean! If I had to find a complaint, I would say there could have been more towels... But, we also had 8 people stay.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jaclyn, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review and share your experience. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Rest assured we will follow-up on your feedback about the towels. Also, our 24/7 guest hotline is always available to call with any issues that may come up, so please let us know next time if you need anything. You were perfect guests, and we look forward to next time! -The TurnKey VR Team
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Great location, but shabby amenities

  • 2 of 5

We booked this rental for a week during our kids' Spring Break. My 70-year-old parents also joined us. The location is great and walkable to many restaurants, Palmer Center, Zilker Park, and the lake. And also includes off-street parking, which was great. However, there is A LOT of loud truck/bus traffic (bus stop right outside house), and when we arrived there was a music festival happening close by and we could hear it in the house. The windows also rattled loudly when planes flew by.

The 3 bedroom layout was great for our family, but both of the downstairs bedrooms had very uncomfortable, squeaky beds. The downstairs bathroom shower was awful and sprayed all over the place, with poor water pressure. The ceiling fan in the downstairs bedroom also did not work. We were disappointed that there was only 1 hanger in the entire house. And only two hand towels and one washcloth could be found. And many of the white bath towels were stained. We ended up going to Target and buying our own towels.

The kitchen was well-equipped, but the dishwasher soap dispenser did not close easily. And the wine glasses, housed on an open shelf were grimy and needed a good wash before we used them. Same for some of the pots/pans.

We liked that there was a washer/dryer, but we were only left with two detergent cubes and no dryer sheets. Also had to pick these up at Target.

The furniture in the house is all very shabby, a little dirty, and mismatched, putting me in mind of a college house. I'm guessing this is a house rented for the many festivals happening in Austin. In fact, we found two ping pong balls on the floor and some red solo cups (beer pong anyone?).

We have family in Austin, and will definitely be coming back to town. But, I wouldn't rent this place again. Too expensive for the condition of it.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Stephanie, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this feedback, and we are so sorry to hear if your experience staying with us was not as great as it should have been. Here at TurnKey, we strive to offer impeccable customer service, and it is our hope that if anything at all comes up, guests are conveniently able to reach us 24 hours-a-day on our guest hotline. Unfortunately, we are only now learning of these problems, but wish we had known during your stay so we could have tried to help out then. Please be assured we are checking on everything you have mentioned and will make sure each issue is addressed and resolved. We appreciate you bringing these important issues to light, as it is feedback like this that really makes a difference in how we move forward in offering the best service we possibly can to our guests and in keeping our properties in perfect shape. If there is anything else we can still do for you, please reach out anytime and let us know. -The TurnKey VR Team
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Centennial, CO

Great home walking distance to downtown and Congress

  • 5 of 5

Four of us were in town for the SXSWedu conference and had a great stay at this house. It was clean, the wifi was strong, and there wasn't any moment where we said, "if only the house had this." The yard was really beautiful and the house was even nicer than we were expecting. We are fans of walking and it was an easy walk to the restaurants on Congress and to the convention center. I am sure that had we decided to take cabs around, the rides would have been cheap since it is so central. There is also a bike-share stop right down the street if we'd wanted to use that. There were plenty of good restaurants nearby and we all agree we would definitely book this property again for work or for family trips.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not too cold, not too hot, but just right.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at this property during our weekend in Austin. It's walking distance to downtown, and central enough for an inexpensive timeshare to just about anywhere. No amazing bells and whistles although the fitepit is nice. There's a Washers put in the backyard but we couldn't find the washers. All in all we had a good time and the house was perfect for what we needed.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location, Bad Bugs.

  • 2 of 5

The location was great - I was taking the Bar Exam at the Palmer Events Center across the street. However, while the house is picked up and tidy, it is not clean. The floors are dirty and worst of all, the sofa in the den and one of the beds had BUGS!!! If I there was a feasible place for us to go that would still have been within a half mile of the Bar Exam, we would have left the first night. Instead, I couldn't sleep the first night - its hard to sleep when you can feel bugs crawling on you and biting you - and spent the next three days of the exam covered in bug bites and itching.

The house can comfortably fit 6 people, and if you can get over not sleeping/being eaten alive by bugs, then this is a great spot for you.

We washed all of our sheets and clothes to help deter the bugs. My feet and ankles would still get bitten as I walked through the house. Straight up gross.

Id give this place a star for location - convenient and close to things. And a star for a functioning kitchen and a functioning washer/dryer.

(could use a new shower head in the downstairs bathroom)

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • All TurnKey Vacation Rentals follow local and state tax rules. City and state taxes will be added to all reservation rates. Each reservation also requires a cleaning fee, and the standard Property Damage Protection policy.
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