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

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

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.

More Details

Owner
Deacon
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2017

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in South Congress in Austin

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 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 ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

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Townhouse just 2 Blocks from SoCo! Walk to Bar, Clubs, Shopping and Restaurants
average rating of 4.25 based on 17 reviews
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Missing Simple Things...

  • 2 of 5

The condo is in a good spot for Austin...but you will need to Uber or rent a car to get around. Unfortunately when we got there; no towels, no toilet paper, unclean dishes still in the dish washer. These to me are simple things that should have been right. We also had issues with the front door lock but luckily the owner was available via phone to give us an alternative code. Btw...the picture isn't the exact condo. Overall our experience could have been better.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good location, good value

  • 4 of 5

Location was in easy walking/RideAustin distance to everywhere that we wanted to go in Austin. The place is quite clean and in a quiet, safe neighborhood.

Some VERY easy details would make this place 5 star: trash cans in the bathrooms/bedrooms, full sets of towels for both bathrooms (rather than odds and ends), liquid soap dispensers for the sinks, maybe a few toiletries to get you started (like in a hotel?). Most places that we've visited (whether VRBO or AirBnB) provide this. Maybe take away the lamp that doesn't work in the "marlin" room?

Great bones, just a little tired.

(we actually were changed to a different unit in the same complex (which was not a problem, and the owner let us know in advance), but I'm assuming the situation is the same in this one)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Our experience in this condo was great. The pictures are exactly what it looks like. The two bedrooms and bathrooms are on separate floors which makes for great privacy. Our bed on the lower level was comfortable but missing the box spring so it's super low to the ground. The TV was hard to watch since there is no cable and operates off of an Amazon Firestick. Overall the location was close to South Congress and central to everywhere else we went. Deacon was very easy to work with and helped us out with a parking pass for the Golf Tournament we were attending. Great time in Austin!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the quiet neighborhood and great location. Deacon was a very good host and easy to contact. The bed on the main level was extremely comfortable although a little low for my liking. The kitchen was also well equipped if you like to cook. Plenty of great dining options between 1st St and South Congress. Thanks for a great stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location!!

  • 5 of 5

What an excellent home! We had gone for college visits of UT and A&M. Excellent property, management was great!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

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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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in South Congress, Texas Hill Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
10 Mar 2018 - 11 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£588
for 2 nights
From
£265
From
£265
Thu,Fri,Sat
£588
£310
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£284
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£152
Thu,Fri,Sat
£815
£2,028
 

Additional pricing information

Maid Service £56.87

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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