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Urban Homestead - 3BR/2.5BA Chic Farmhouse - Wonderfully Styled

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, Sleeps 6

STR License # OL 2013-097575

We offer $49 Vacation Rental Damage Protection, which covers up to $3000 of accidental damage, as an alternative to the refundable security deposit. Just let us know if you'd prefer that option in your reservation notes and we'll set it up for you!

Urban Homestead boasts historic Texas architecture and chic fine-furnishings. The owner, a photographer, has bestowed the home with a gorgeous, artistic, and unique style. Once you've stepped beyond the large front porch and through the front door, you'll be blown away by this beautifully renovated home with 12 foot ceilings.

In the main house there are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with two twin beds. The main bathroom is large, with a separate shower and jetted bathtub. There is also a very small utility half bath in the laundry room.

The large living room features a built in office/desk area, large flat screen TV and record player. The living room and kitchen open out onto a cedar screened in porch - which feels like an additional living area. Enjoy the Texas breeze without the Texas bugs!

Out back is a separate studio bedroom with a full bed, as well as a newly added full bathroom! The private, romantic studio features huge vaulted ceilings with incredible windows, and a stunning antique chandelier.

This home offers the best of South Austin, in style and location. You're equally close here to South Congress and South Lamar, and it's just a quick drive down South 1st street to downtown.

*There are also 4 cruiser bikes at the property you are welcome to use**

Easy access to/from the airport, and is close to the grocery store as well as many bars and restaurants.

Make your reservation, and then make yourself at home.

Pets are welcome at this property, but please discuss with us and obtain approval before making your reservation, as there are some restrictions and rules.

A courtesy pack & play and high chair are available upon request.

Please note, we do NOT advertise on Craigslist. If you see photos & a description matching this property on Craigslist, it is a scam.

More Details

Property Manager
Brooke Roeder Andrus
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

Amenities

Galindo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 1 Queen bed, 2 Twin beds, 1 Full bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • 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:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

Urban Homestead - 3BR/2.5BA Chic Farmhouse - Wonderfully Styled
average rating of 4.870968 based on 31 reviews
Austin, TX
5

Perfect!

  • 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:

Easily the best spot in Austin. An immensely comfortable property in a lovely part of town. No complaints whatsoever. 10/10

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Emerson Guest Properties
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Rochester NY
5

Home Away from Home

  • 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 very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

My husband and I decided to go south for the month of February and chose Austin. The Urban Homestead could not have been a better pick for the value and location. We were able to have family and friends visit. The ensuite in the back of the house was perfect for the couples who visited. The minimalist aspects of the house made maintaining a clean house throughout the month so easy. Emerson Properties were very good and responded to questions and needs. The neighborhood was quiet. The neighbors were friendly. Many places close to the house were great (Lenoir, Summer Moon Coffee, Seventh Flag Coffee, Once Over Coffee, Boulder Creek Cafe, Elizabeth Cafe, ABGB). Walking to Congress/Downtown was 1.5 miles but an enjoyable walk. Everyone who came to the house loved it. My only complaint was the first 24 hours the house looked dark and dingy to us. Cleaning the front porch, screened porch, and windows made all the differences in the world. Did not mind it since we were staying so long.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Springfield , MO
5

Christmas at Urban Homestead

  • 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:

Loved this property. It provided a home atmosphere for us to Celebrate Christmas with our family. Our son lives and works in Austin and was not able to come home for the holidays so we brought Christmas to Austin. The location was awesome. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Emerson Guest Properties
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Austin, TX
5

Exactly as promised

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was more than happy with the location.

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

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Great house. Professionally managed. Love the bedroom in the back.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Emerson Guest Properties
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Austin, TX
5

Perfect space to bear the Austin rain!

  • 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:

My family and I had an amazing time at the Urban Homestead. Comfy beds, large kitchen, an all over cozy atmosphere made for a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Emerson Guest Properties
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4

Girlfriends triathlon race weekend

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

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

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

My girlfriends & I were in a Austin to compete in a triathlon. The house was conveniently located, comfortable, and we all slept really well. It's an old house so don't expect a chic, modern feel. But, if you like old rustic, farmhouse charm with updated furnishings you'll love this place. We all algeees we'd stay there again!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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