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Book Zilker Cabin Central Austin (close to downtown) 2 bed/2 bath

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

Private Log Cabin In 78704: 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom/ Sleeps 6

The Coolest House In 78704!

An amazing 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house available in the heart of Zilker. It's a log cabin with all upgraded amenities you could ask for.

It's a perfect location within walking distance to Zilker Park, Barton Springs, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Lady Bird Lake, and local shops and restaurants ( 1 mile to Zilker Park). It's extremely Private, with a fenced yard and set back from the street. The home is located within walking distance to the music festival.

This bungalow is extremely private and is set back from the street. You will enjoy sitting outside on the covered deck and stone patio or relaxing in the open living room featuring a river rock fireplace and rough hewn beams.

The Master Bedroom features a King Sleep Number Bed, while the second bedroom has a queen bed. There is a sleeper sofa in the den, and a large TV with ATT U-verse. This is a dedicated rental; therefore, everything is designed for your comfort.

Available for event weekends. Please contact me if you are interested.

City Of Austin Operating License Code: OL2013085939

More Details

Property Manager
Stephanie MacKay
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 February, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Zilker in Texas Hill Country

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Claw foot Tub
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Sleep Number Bed, Ceiling Fan
    Second Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , ceiling fan
  • Sleeper Sofa in the Living Room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
We are happy to provide the following to help make your stay more comfortable: 3 Flat Screen TVs and DVD Player, Office space with Wireless Internet, ceiling fans in every room, Towels, bed linens, extra blankets, alarm clock, activities guide, silverware, cooking utensils, plates, Kuerig Coffee maker, Shampoo, Conditioner, Soap, Laundry Detergent, Toilet Paper, Paper Towels. Pets: Well-behaved dogs may be allowed with prior owner approval additional housekeeping fee, and a fee of $15 per pet per day on the premises.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(40 traveller reviews)

Book Zilker Cabin Central Austin (close to downtown) 2 bed/2 bath
average rating of 5.0 based on 40 reviews
Houston, TX, USA

What a gem!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at the Zilker Cabin. My husband I went with my parents and our 5 month old daughter. Such a cozy & intimate place to stay while exploring Austin. The accommodations were wonderful, the location, superb, and Stephanie did such a good job prepping the place for our arrival. We would recommend the Zilker Cabin to anyone looking for a little getaway to Austin. It really does feel like home.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You all were SUCH a pleasure to host! Thank you so much! We truly hope you stay with us again!
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  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

My wife and I took a long weekend and stayed in this home with another couple. The house is very clean and located in a very quiet, neat neighborhood. We didn't rent a car and were able to walk to a fantastic breakfast place, Snooze. Uber doesn't exists in Austin, so downloaded the app Ride Austin and were able to get picked up multiple times and dropped off in the city (across the river) for $20. The great thing about this house is that the only thing you see out of each window is bamboo. You don't even realize that houses are around you! I would definitely recommend this house. And by the way, the owner could not have been more accommodating and friendly. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so grateful for your stay and truly hope you come back and see us again soon!
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Amazing house and Stephanie was a wonderful

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

The house is beautiful as the pictures. It is well equipped and then some. Also it is within a 10 minute walk to Zilker Park and Barton Springs pool- so an excellent location as well. We have rented many houses and so I can honestly say this was the best house I have stayed in. We will be back! Thank you for sharing your home as a vacation rental..

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed having you stay at the cabin! It was such a pleasure! Thank you for leaving the house in such pristine condition. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay, and really hope to have you back soon! Please come visit us again!
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Bainbridge Island

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed 4 nights at this lovely home, which is located at the end of a bamboo-lined driveway in a quiet neighborhood within walking distance Barton Springs Pool. The home's glossy wood finishes exude a cool tropical cabin vibe. The beds are comfortable, the linens are clean, the air conditioning pumps cold, and the house is orderly and well-maintained. The attentive owner has provided a coffee/tea maker (and coffees and teas), a water purifier for the refrigerator, as well as soaps and other amenities. Outside, there is a nice deck with a porch swing and a patio with an umbrella-covered table and chairs for enjoying a cold beverage. We would love to return on our next visit.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is such a fantastic review! Thank you so much. We truly enjoyed your stay, and hope that you find your way back to the cabin soon. Thank you again!
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Culver City, CA

Hidden Austin Treasure

  • 5 of 5

Of all the various homes I've stayed in, this one is a real gem. For lots of reasons - the comfortable, simple decor, the amply stocked kitchen, the little luxuries like the claw foot tub, the beautiful bamboo that surrounds the property so it feels like the tropics, but most of all because Stephanie is an incredible host. You need it, you don't even know you need it - she's got you covered. Location and ease of use are additional plusses. It's truly the best spot in Austin if a quiet, close to the action, real home is what you are seeking.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! What an awesome review! Thank you so much!! We hope that we can host you again soon. You are welcome back anytime!
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Cary, Illinois

Exceptional weekend away

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

We spent a long weekend with friends, both flying in from different states. Had a wonderful, relaxing weekend. The house is located in a perfect place that made for getting around easy, not taking too long to get to wineries, Lake Travis, Congress St for amazing restaurants and the bat's on the bridge. Stephanie is the perfect hostess, making herself available for any questions. The house was inviting and comfortable with everything available to us in case we forgot something. Also personal little touches, coffee and tea fully stocked and beautiful fresh flowers. A lovely place to go for our weekend, enjoyed every minute. Recommending it to our friends!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad this was such a nice weekend meet up for you and your friends. We hope you make it an annual trip, and come see us again soon! Thank you for keeping the cabin in such nice condition as well.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Zilker, Texas Hill Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
SXSW 2017
15 Mar 2017 - 19 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
5 Oct 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
F1 2017
19 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £93 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £64
Housekeeping £121
Tax Rate 15.0%

**Please ask about weeknight discounts**
15% tax has been added to all event rates
(CofA Occupancy Tax: 9% + State of Texas Tax: 6%)
Must be at least 25 years old to rent, 7 person maximum.
No wedding/private events on site.
A copy of Valid ID is required.
Check in 2 pm and Check out 11 am

Licensed through City of Austin STR program

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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