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Townhouse just 2 Blocks from SoCo! Walk to Bar, Clubs, Shopping and Restaurants

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
townhome
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

South Austin Townhome Rental Photos and Description

2-level Townhouse Just 3 Blocks From Soco

Just 2 blocks from South Congress, great community pool, even yard. This is a great place to call home while you explore Austin.

Want a great Austin experience? Checkout this spacious 2 bedroom 2 bath, just 3 blocks from historic South Congress (SoCo). Walk to great restaurants, clubs and shopping. Downtown Austin is just steps away as well. There's even a great community pool & cabana to relax by this summer.

Very private floor plan with bedrooms on separate levels. There's no carpet on the property.

Pets are OK! There's a small unfenced yard out front and a community leash free dog park.

Cable, Internet, Full Size W/D.

Very Private! Easy access to All of Austin.

Have a special request? Let me know i can usually help.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Deacon
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016
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About Deacon

What's there to say, very laid back guy who loves Austin. I'm usually running the Hike & Bike trail, Stand Up Paddling the lake or watching live music somewhere in Austin.

Deacon purchased this townhome in 2013

Why Deacon chose Austin

I've lived in just about every part of Austin. After 20 years there is no better Austin experience that living in the dead center of the action.

South Congress is center of the Austin Universe. From the food trailers to the off the wall antique stores to the restaurants and clubs it's the Austin you've heard about.

What makes this townhome unique

Walk there, stumble home.

Just 3 blocks from Congress you can walk there and stumble home, really.

I live across the street but you'll probably never meet me. I'm usually on the go.

Need a recommendation (cab, restaurant, bar, something to do) ask or send me a text. Been here 20 years so I know the city.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great location and very easy to check-in. He contacted me by email throughout my stay to insure everything was satisfactory.



Perfect location, with an easy ride to downtown. Even walked to a few good meals in the neighborhood.
Mar 2016
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Townhouse just 2 Blocks from SoCo! Walk to Bar, Clubs, Shopping and Restaurants
average rating of 4.3636365 based on 12 reviews
5

We were not able to arrive at this property due to my husband falling ill.

  • 5 of 5

We were not able to arrive at this property due to my husband falling ill.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Great property in quiet neighborhood close to great spots

  • 4 of 5

Even though I had a few entry problems when arrived and didn't meet Deacon during my stay, communication was on point with Deacon. Even the days leading to my arrival, communication with Deacon was great and that made me feel at ease having not done this before. Property was great as well and had a nice relaxing atmosphere with lots of space. Everyone in my group enjoyed their stay and felt at home. The property is located in a nice quiet neighborhood close to all the cool spots on south congress and easy access to main streets to go to the airport. I'd recommend trying this place out!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

Awesome Place to Stay during Austin Trip

  • 5 of 5

I came to visit Austin in a group of six girls and we had the best time. The place was perfect for us and Deacon couldn't have been more accommodating prior to and during our stay. Thanks so much! Expect us back soon!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Awesome place and in a great location !! Owner is easy to contact and location is very affordable !!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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good stay

  • 3 of 5

we had a wonderful time staying here with friends. The location was great; close to town--only $10 cab ride. The bedrooms were good size with nice bathrooms. The property overall was nice but the unit itself was not clean. The dirty dishes were still in the dishwasher; again still DIRTY. It took us a while to figure that out; we couldn't figure out why there were no glasses in the cabinets until we opened the dishwasher to put a utensil in it. There was dust all over the place and the comforter on the bed looked dirty. I would strongly recommend reviewing the person or company who cleans; firing them and finding someone else. Again, great location but cleanliness gets an "F".

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dirty! Not ready!

  • 1 of 5

When we arrived we were shocked to find that somebody had recently gotten out of the upstairs bedroom. Linens were dirty and slept in. There was a dirty towel hanging up in the bathroom. The downstairs bathroom had not a single towel. The bed downstairs needed blankets, we asked for clean blankets several times and resorted going to Walmart to buy our own. The "manager" came drunk with a beer in his hand! We gave him 5 hours without us being there and came back to wet towels in the washing machine. There was only one dish towel for a 9 day stay. The garage that was to be used as our entry had trash, pizza boxes, empty laundry soap containers all over the ground and also about 10 bags of dirty linens. The refrigerator had a fish tank next to it with a dead fish floating. The pots and pans were also so dirty we had to scrub them before use. There were children's toys also haphazardly scattered though our entry point in the garage. Oh and the kicker there was leftover restraunts food in the refrigerator ...... Gross. I took many photos and will be writing to home away ! This place was a disaster!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Austin Bergstrom
Car: not necessary

Just steps from South Congress and about 1 mile from Townlake and great running on the hike & bike trail. The home comes with 2 bikes so you can ride to great restaurants and clubs.

Make sure to check out a show at the Continental club and have a few drinks at the San Jose. There are too many places to recommend for dinner, just pick a place they're all great. From Mexican to Italian to hamburgers the food on South Congress is easily some of the best in Austin.

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Rates & Availability

South Austin Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SXSW 2017
Mar 10 2017 - Mar 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$450
Fri,Sat
$2,500
 
 
ACL 2017
Oct 6 2017 - Oct 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$450
Fri,Sat
$1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$200
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,000
$2,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Maid Service $75

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.
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Amenities

South Austin Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Large bedrooms with great windows. They are on seperate levels for privacy. Both bredrooms have 30' LCD wall mounted tvs.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

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