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Family and Pet Friendly Home Less Than 10 Miles to Downtown Austin

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with a large yard close to downtown Austin

Located minutes to 3 major intersections. Home sleeps 6 comfortably. Queen bed, Full bed and Full sofa pull out. We have a queen blow up if needed. This is a private well cared for home. Washer and dryer available to use. Owners lives close by for any necessary contact during your visit. Located close to downtown, Zilker Park, 360 Amphitheatre, Convention center, University of Texas, Expo center and more local attractions. Bus routes available and also under $15 taxi/ride share to most attractions. Free coffee.

Kelly Freeman
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Kelly Freeman

I have lived in Austin since 1992. I am a local real estate professional that loves to see visitors come to our city to experience it's beauty. I want to do my part to make travelers feel welcome in Austin so HomeAway seemed like a good option.

Kelly Freeman purchased this house in 2009

Why Kelly Freeman chose University Hills

I love our neighborhood because it is close to everything Austin has to offer. We have an opportunity to rent out our property on short term basis.

What makes this house unique

Pets accepted. Close to downtown. Big yard. Laundry facilities available. Parking for 4 cars. You will have a great deal of privacy on this corner lot and private backyard.


University Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full baths
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Family and Pet Friendly Home Less Than 10 Miles to Downtown Austin
average rating of 4.804878 based on 41 reviews

Cozy and Quiet

  • 5 of 5

Owner was quick to communicate and give details about the property. Was also kind enough to give us an early check-in. It was a comfortable stay and I enjoyed my time in the property.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Enjoyed our one night stay

  • 5 of 5

My mom made a point to tell me how nice the house was. The place was clean and provided what my family needed to stay in Austin on marathon weekend. My siblings and I ran on race day and were able to return the house to rest for a little bit before heading back to Houston. Thanks for allowing us to reserve your home, Kelly!

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and well kept

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Exactly as described. Owner very easy to deal with

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Found our new home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Beautiful home. Clean, cozy environment. Kelly was very accommodating and easy to work with. When in the area, will definitely stay here again. 😁?

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We stayed only one night but wished we could have stayed longer. Felt like home.

  • 5 of 5

We got in late at night. The porch light was on, which was welcoming. Couldn't see the house number but found it by the picture on home away. We were out by 9 the next morning. Even though it was a short stay, we felt safe and comfy. The house was clean and very welcoming. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Pluckers Wing Bar
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Morris Williams or Hancock
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Circuit of America
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Car: not necessary

The home is an easy $20 uber/lyft/taxi ride to all attractions in downtown Austin. Less than 5 minutes to multiple restaurants/shopping/theatres. Less than 15 minutes to Airport. We are at the intersection of 3 major highways for quick access.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $350
Damage Insurance $59

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Rates will also be subject to a 15% hotel tax.
If you are traveling with a pet we require a REFUNDABLE $350 pet deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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