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DOWNTOWN Crazy FUN location! PARKSIDE-LAKE- POOL-PRIVATE Elegant, VIEWS!!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

Tranquil Treetop Escape - Experience all Austin has to offer.

Penthouse atmosphere perched cliff-side in the trees overlooking Austin's own Central Park. Enjoy being so close to downtown AND have Barton Springs Pool /Park and the River as good as in your front yard. UNSURPASSED LOCATION. Zilker Park is 365 amazing acres, ABSOLUTELY across the street. This property has been a bridal party destination for multiple guests. ************** Please inquire for Holiday/special event rates and minimums ********* The first thing you will see as you walk into your living space is 3 sets of french doors opening to incredible views of Zilker Park. Wrap around HUGE DECK and an enormous picture window enhance your experience of the beautiful Park. The back entrance to Barton Springs Pool is literally just 379 steps away. You can see it from the balcony. We have UNRIVALED IMMEDIATE ACCESS to Lady Bird Lake and 10 miles of hike and bike trail surrounding the lake. This is Austin’s social hub for hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking and paddle boarding. You are walking distance to so many of Austin's finest iconic restaurants, bars and Alamo Drafthouse theater. Unlauff Sculpture Garden is half a block away. This property captures the true essence of the park by bringing the outdoors into your living space. In the morning or evening, with the 3 french doors open, the breeze is spectacular. The space offers a tranquil setting embodied by all natural materials including cedar ceilings, wood and limestone counters, and a solid granite kitchen sink. 2nd living room is luxurious and peaceful with a 70" TV if a game or movie is in order. It doubles as a bunk room for large parties. Bathrooms boast pristine white stucco with sparkling Quartz rock flooring. This property is the complete upper floor of a luxury duplex with street level entrance. and built in the 1960s by a local famous architect AD Stenger. Designed to be a perfect romantic getaway for two or a vibrant family gathering.

Youtube has a great video to show you what all the hub bub is about across the street...... enter "Barton Springs Pool" and the Day Tripper video shows you the real deal. :) (this site doesn't allow posts directly to the link-sorry) .

************ PLEASE NOTE....it is licensed for 10 Maximum guests... **** This property has a City of Austin Licenses and comply with all code requirements. ***** Rates are based on 2-4 guests. additional guest fees per night apply. Pet fee per night $50.00. Pets and all overnight guests must be registered, no exceptions. .... HOLIDAY AND SPECIAL EVENT PRICING PROVIDED UPON REQUEST. ACL, Formula One, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Mother's day and Father's day, Labor day, Halloween weekends have a minimum night stay at a holiday rate. please inquire if not yet posted in rates schedule. .For SXSW rates March 8-20th please inquire. . Check out Zen Zilker Park on Facebook. *** No parties***. This property complies with all City Ordinances: City Code Section 25-5-511 Dwelling Unit Occupancy Limit, and noise, party and gathering ordinances which can be found below. These codes are applicable to all short term rentals in the city of Austin regardless of number of bedrooms or square footage.

http://www.austintexas.gov/faq/noise-issues-what-noise-ordinance and

https://www.municode.com/library/tx/austin/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=TIT25LADE_CH25-2ZO_SUBCHAPTER_CUSDERE_ART4ADRECEUS_SPCRESHRMREUS

Our operating license is #V00000914555

More Details

Owner
Lisa
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

Amenities

Barton Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Bright Mediterranean inspired design
  • Wake up to the weather channel in the spa-like master suite vanity area.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Walk-in closet
    Master Suite - 1 king , Double sinks, coffee bar, walk-in closet, and 2 balconies
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , See special notes for description of this bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 3 twin/ single , 2nd Livingroom/bunk room has 52" TV . for MOVIES /Lounging!
  • The large Master suite sanctuary treats you to a king oversized low platform bed providing a unique high end/exotic atmosphere. Succumb to the luxury of coffee/tea or cocoa in bed with the private wet bar and Keurig system. Bedroom #2 boasts a vaulted wood ceiling and exotic canopy bed. Third bedroom is small but can either be a tucked away, snuggly escape just enough for two or can be transformed to be the perfectly attached nest for parents to have their little ones close. Bunk room with queen suspended bed, 2 comfortable xl twin and 1 normal twin.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
This home is an upper and lower duplex. Both units completely remodeled with the greatest attention to detail possible. The lower unit is equally as stunning as this property and found under listing 3641254.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(114 traveler reviews)

DOWNTOWN Crazy FUN location! PARKSIDE-LAKE- POOL-PRIVATE Elegant, VIEWS!!
average rating of 4.982456 based on 114 reviews
Dallas, TX
5

Just what we wanted!

  • 5 of 5

This property is everything you see online and more. The owner Lisa has paid attention to EVERY detail, and our stay for our daughter's graduation from UT was just perfect. When you think of renting a home for a vacation or special event, this is exactly what you look for. Great location and very quite. Just beautiful! Thanks Lisa!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, spacious and comfortable. Exactly as advertised.

  • 5 of 5

Amazing home. Great decor and views of Zilker park. Excellent location. Responsive and helpful host.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location in Austin

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family get together in Austin. We loved being able to make breakfast before we went out for the day, and to hang around in the spacious living area in the evening. The owner has a casual and fun decorating style, there was plenty of hot water for showers, and there was even a washer and dryer. The best part was being within walking distance of Zilker Park where we enjoyed walking, jogging, paddle boarding, and swimming. Several restaurants are close by and we even played mini golf one evening after dinner. It is located in a peaceful residential neighborhood.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous house, across from Zilker Park.

  • 5 of 5

Loved this house! It's comfortable, stylish, well equipped, and perfectly located across the street from Zilker Park ... which is great for walking running, and swimming in the Barton Springs Pool. The view of the park from the wrap around deck just adds to the house's appeal. Wonderful restaurants are within walking distance. The property was clean and well maintained. The owner checked in to make sure everything was in good working order. For us this was a great rental.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

You do not want to pass up on this property!

  • 5 of 5

I am a BIG fan of this property and host, Lisa. It is a good mixture of urban density (need not drive everywhere - Barton Springs is right there, as well as lots of restaurants) and nearby nature & countryside. I felt like I was staying in a spa resort with the stone floors in the bathroom, unbelievable lighting in the open living room & dining area and not to mention that beautiful wrap around deck. Bedrooms were all equally comfortable and I couldn't have been any happier with my stay here. I HIGHLY recommend this property to anyone looking to stay in Austin!!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Beautiful location across from Barton Springs and Zilker Park

  • 5 of 5

This property was thoughtfully and tastefully designed to accommodate intimate gatherings. Comfortable seating, bedding and a great deck made it the perfect location for our girls getaway weekend. The house has everything you need from towels, dishes, wifi, etc. I highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Chuy's
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Butler Park Pitch and Putt
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Mopac/Loop-1
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Chuy's/Shady Grove/Baby Acapulco's/Austin Java
Car: not necessary

This property sits 379 steps from the back entrance of Barton Springs, a 1,000 foot long, spring fed, natural limestone pool. Additionally, it is a stone's throw to Austin's urban jewels, Zilker Park and the Hike and Bike Trail which boast lush scenery and urban skyline views. These attractions consist of 360 acres on which visitors can ride bikes (bike rental half a mile away), hike, rent kayaks or canoes as close as 0.6 miles by foot, play volleyball or disk golf, fly kites, or stroll through the botanical gardens. While at the lake you can try your hand at stand-up paddle boarding, the world's fastest growing water sport. Barton Springs Road is home to many bars and restaurants, a putting range, a mini golf course, and a performing arts center. Nearby is the Zac Scott Theater, the Austin Nature and Science Center, the South Congress shops, home to First Thursday, and a spectacular view of the Congress Bridge bats each dusk between March and November.

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Rates & Availability

Barton Heights House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid week 5/21
May 21 2017 - May 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial weekend
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
June 4-7 mid week
Jun 4 2017 - Jun 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
July 4th
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
labor day
Aug 30 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
ACL weekend 1
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$12,000
Flat fee
 
 
ACL weekend 2
Oct 12 2017 - Oct 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$12,000
Flat fee
 
 
Formula one
Oct 18 2017 - Oct 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$975
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 20 2017 - Dec 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$975
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year's
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$975
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$500
From
$550
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $200 + Tax
Pet Fee $175 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

ALL RATES BASED ON TWO Guests, add $50per additional guest per night. No fee for infants under 1 year of age. Pet fee is $50. per night per pet with an additional $50.00 cleaning non refundable. . HOLIDAY and SPECIAL EVENT RATES CAN BE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST... If I list holidays specifically, the web site displays a very high average rate which can be deceiving. City of Austin code requires that not more than six unrelated adults may reside in a dwelling unit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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