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Charming Apartment, Walk To UT, Restaurants, Shops

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 nights


North University Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps Two Adults

This apartment was remodeled in June 2015 and is part of a fourplex unit located behind our home. There is a full living room, galley kitchen on main level and then up three steps and behind a retaining wall is the bedroom, walk-in closet and bathroom. New queen pillow-top mattress on bed in bedroom. Modern style twin futon/couch in the living room. There is also a shared rooftop deck. No smoking or parties allowed anywhere on property.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Terry McGinty
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016
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About Terry McGinty

My husband and I love to travel and stay in short-term rentals. We have lived in the North University Neighborhood for 35 years and enjoy the many things this neighborhood has to offer.

Why Terry McGinty chose Austin

We live in the historic home in front of the property and the fourplex was built in te early 1970s.

What makes this apartment unique

Great location in Central Austin, easy to access bus lines.


based on 12 traveler reviews

Charming Apartment, Walk To UT, Restaurants, Shops
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews

Charming quiet centrally located

  • 5 of 5

Charming quiet centrally located and would be delighted to read it again and again everything was perfect

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Convenient and cozy

  • 5 of 5

Very relaxing and peaceful. Great location for most of the local attractions.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nice area with super helpful owners!

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay here. It was way better than getting some expensive hotel. My one complaint is that the shower curtain liner was filthy in the bathroom. I assumed the property has cleaners so seeing that was quite a shocker. Other than that it was pretty decent and even had board games and Netflix which came in handy during the evenings when we were in for the night. Would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I apologize re the shower curtain. We do have house cleaners, and I had a miscommunication re the shower curtain w/them and thought it had been taken care of. I failed to check their work before your stay but it was replaced this last week and a plan put in place for reporting future problems. Thanks, Terry
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Great location, quiet and clean!

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect little place to stay - great location, close to everything, clean and very comfortable. We enjoyed our 4 night stay, and hope to stay here again in the future!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Place

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location for any downtown Austin activities. Nice neighborhood, very tasteful decorating, clean, good privacy, great event advice to see the Congress bridge bats. There was a problem with the air-conditioning but, it was fixed within hours.. Over all exceeded our expectations.. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very cute and clean. Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The owners were very nice and the apartment was just what I was looking for. Love the neighborhood - we took walks each morning! Would definitely choose them again!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

This apartment is located within walking distance of the University of Texas, restaurants, bars, and grocery stores. Downtown bus lines are within a block and it is a 10 to 15 min bus ride or drive downtown, Sixth Street and the warehouse district, hike and bike trails and all at Austin has to offer. Some people walk!


Rates & Availability

North University Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 28 2016 - Oct 29 2016
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Cleaning $60

Rates are higher during UT football, ACL, SXSW, F1 and other large events.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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North University Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • One bathroom shower/tub combo
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

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