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Spacious Historic Hyde Park Bungalow w/ Office in Central Austin by UT/Downtown

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 780 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Bungalow, 780 sq. ft., 2 Bedrooms, Office, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3

This charming light-filled Hyde Park bungalow was built in 1915 and is rich in history. Remodeled in 2013 to maintain historic characteristics, it’s comprised of a large living room, full kitchen, a second bedroom with office space, and full bathroom with original antique claw foot tub/shower. Since the 1930's this house has been split into different residences. Enjoy this 780 square foot home that sleeps 3 adults. Other features include beautiful floors, 10-foot ceilings, a large fully fenced back yard, and fun vintage fixtures. It's within easy walking distance of multiple city and UT bus stops, Hyde Park restaurants, a bakery/coffee shop, Fresh Plus neighborhood grocery store, tennis courts, a park, and many other local Austin businesses. It's a great place to walk, ride bikes, or simply enjoy the quiet and relaxing atmosphere while being close to downtown.

We are family friendly and can accommodate children 5 years old or older. Total of 3 people includes any children. The layout is a shotgun layout. The living room leads into the main bedroom, then into the kitchen, then into the back room/office that has the bathroom attached to it.

City of Austin Short Term Rental License: OL 2014 001100

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More Details

Property Manager
Pete Gilcrease
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Pete Gilcrease

My wife and I live in Austin in Hyde Park and love the area. If you have any questions about things to do here or restaurants to eat at, we'd love to help!

Pete Gilcrease purchased this bungalow in 2010

Why Pete Gilcrease chose Austin

Hyde Park is a quiet neighborhood near downtown Austin. It's great having access to everything downtown and central Austin has to offer and then come home to a quiet neighborhood.

Location

Nearest Airport
6.9 Miles
Austin-Bergstrom
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Dolce Vita
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
Hancock Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1.1 Miles
I-35
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
ASTI
Car: not necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Hyde Park in Austin

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
All new central heating and air conditioning system installed in 2011.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Spacious Historic Hyde Park Bungalow w/ Office in Central Austin by UT/Downtown
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 78 reviews
El Paso, Tx. 79912
5

Great location and cozy place!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed staying here. Pictures are as they are on the site. Pete was great and available to Answer any questions and very accommodating. Highly recommended this place and plan to return!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable home at central and extremely convenient location.

  • 5 of 5

Great neighborhood with necessities at short walking distance on tree-lined quiet streets. Pete was very accommodating and at reach.

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property, comfortable stay, very helpful host

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I had a very comfortable and pleasant stay at this beautiful home. Pete is a super host, very helpful and very responsive. The house is located in a beautiful part of Hyde Park and is easy walking distance from many eateries as well as from the bus route. I ended up having to work for part of our stay and was able to use the wifi to connect to work and use the desk and chair in the office area. The amenities in the house were thoughtfully selected and we found everything we needed. We will definitely consider this property again if we are in Austin in the future.

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent location for exploring Hyde Park! We walked to eateries & Ney museum.

  • 5 of 5

House is very clean and quiet. Cute IKEA furnishings. We enjoyed it immensely. Only slight problem was getting kicked off Internet and having to go back and forth between servers frequently.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The rental unit was very clean, comfortable and quiet. Great location within walking distance of stores, restaurants, bakery and UT campus. Communication with Pete was quick and easy.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Totally sweet little getaway for the price, not too too far from downtown.

  • 5 of 5

The inside of the house is extremely well kept. The outside is definitely plain, but that was perfectly ok with me! Everything was impeccably clean and, as a bonus, there are lots of great instructions and recommendations (everything from where to find the silverware and what to expect in the silverware cabinet, to restaurant and coffee shop recs) in the welcome binder. Pete was super communicative and helpful, and went out of his way to let me know he was there if I had any questions during my stay. Great first experience in Austin.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Hyde Park, Texas Hill Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Formula 1
16 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£208
for 2 nights
From
£78
From
£78
Thu,Fri,Sat
£749
 
 
Oct 22 to Oct 24
22 Oct 2017 - 24 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£208
for 2 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Dec 3 to Dec 6
3 Dec 2017 - 6 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£208
for 2 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Dec 7 to Dec 9
7 Dec 2017 - 9 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Dec 10 to Dec 19
10 Dec 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£494
for 5 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017
6 night minimum stay
£651
for 6 nights
From
£86
From
£113
Thu,Fri,Sat
£706
£1,802
 
 
Dec 27 to Feb 3
27 Dec 2017 - 3 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£494
for 5 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Feb 4 to Feb 7
4 Feb 2018 - 7 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£208
for 2 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Feb 13 to Feb 17
13 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£390
for 4 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
Feb 18 to Feb 21
18 Feb 2018 - 21 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£208
for 2 nights
From
£78
From
£105
Thu,Fri,Sat
£619
£1,607
 
 
SXSW Interactive
8 Mar 2018 - 13 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£837
for 5 nights
From
£157
 
 
SXSW Music
14 Mar 2018 - 18 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£572
for 4 nights
From
£130
 
 
UT Graduation
16 May 2018 - 21 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£706
for 5 nights
From
£113
From
£157
Thu,Fri,Sat
£836
£1,802
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£538
for 5 nights
From
£86
From
£113
Thu,Fri,Sat
£662
£1,802
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £151.64
Cleaning £45.49 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Rate of $2,300/month
15% hotel tax not applicable for guests staying more than 30 days.
A refundable security deposit of $200 is required with payment to confirm your reservation.
HomeAway Charges a 2.5% Processing Fee For Credit Card Payments, Personal Checks Also Accepted (No Fee)
$60 Cleaning Fee

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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