New Luxury Home - Study, 2 Car Garage, Fenced Yard
The Urban Suburban, a New 3 Bedroom + Study, 2.5 Bath South Austin Retreat - Licensed City of Austin STR Rental !
NEW Listing! NEW house! NEW appliances! NEW furnishings! Licensed, Dedicated short-term rental retreat! Be among our first guests. Let us help you with your experience and memories of Austin, Texas! Relax in this beautiful South Austin Retreat, The Urban Suburban.........
Great new construction home, located just south of downtown Austin in a newly desired south Austin area. Completed in 2013, the home includes 3 bedrooms, a large office/study space, 2.5 baths, a clean, empty 2 car garage with remote, driveway parking, all new appliances including washer and dryer, and a great covered outdoor patio in the private, fully fenced backyard. Wi-fi, Cable, BBQ pit. The house is over 1900 square feet in size. True craftsmanship shows in this custom home including stained concrete driveway, 18' ceramic tile downstairs, high ceilings throughout, custom interior paint colors, granite counters throughout (including the laundry room), custom kitchen cabinetry, archways, built-in bookcases, and walk-in closets in all bedrooms.
Furnishing the home was completed April 2013, with everything chosen for the guests' comfort and convenience, since this is a property designed strictly for use by short term rental guests. The home is an officially licensed STR (short term rental) property with the City of Austin. License number on request (not allowed to post here).
The City of Austin requires licensing, but few owners have taken the steps to become licensed.
Upon your arrival you will find nearly everything you need to get your stay off to a great start - all linens, initial toiletries, paper products, and bath products are provided to help make your stay a pleasant one. Numerous small kitchen appliances, a blow dryer, and a makeup mirror are supplied as well. In addition to the three queen beds in the home, a high quality 17" high air mattress with full linens is available upon request (as long as the total no. of guests is not over 6).
The living area boasts a new 55" HD LED television with cable, blu-ray/DVD/CD player, a portable cordless speaker for your iphone, ipod, or mp3 player, comfortable, ample seating, and a number of different games, puzzles, and books, as well as DVDs and blu-ray discs.
The large, open, fully equipped kitchen with new, bottom freezer refrigerator has a breakfast bar with stools, large pantry, granite counters, a great backsplash, custom cabinetry and is outfitted with all the equipment needed for preparing meals, from utensils and pots and pans to baking equipment and small appliances. The adjacent dining area has a table with ample seating for six, including host/hostess chairs. Outside on the covered patio, there's a seating group and table, an easy to use electric grill, and a ceiling fan for your comfort. Barbecue tools are provided. The backyard is fully fenced for privacy, and has a wall of built in seating.
The laundry room is equipped with a new HE washer and dryer, and has a large granite counter for folding laundry. The room carries a supply of laundry soap, fabric softener, and more, including a bag for delicates. A new steam iron and ironing board are included.
Upstairs, the study/loft features lots of cabinets, a built in desk, and is furnished with a desktop computer, large monitor, computer mouse, and numerous small office items. High speed internet via wifi is available throughout the home.
The large master bedroom is fully furnished, has a coffered ceiling with fan, numerous large windows, a huge walk in closet, and a great en suite with garden tub and separate tiled shower, a large linen closet, and dual sinks inset into the granite countertop.
The home is convenient to major freeways, near the bustle of downtown, but situated in a quiet, friendly neighborhood. A city park and adjacent nature preserve are a quick .4 mile walk away. Shopping of nearly every kind, many restaurants, and public transportation are very close by. Looking for activities or a specific destination? Just input the corner of West William Cannon and Brodie Lane, Austin, TX, into Google maps and see how close our place is to MOPAC/Loop1, Ben White/290, how close it is to downtown, or anything else you are looking for!
All rates subject to change, especially during events. Please check with us for the rates for your preferred dates. All bookings subject to availability.
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New Luxury Home - Study, 2 Car Garage, Fenced Yard Austin, Texas (Property location is approximate) ?
Additional Location Information
Great neighborhood, walk to city park and large nature preserve
Enjoy bird watching from the house
Walk friendly neighborhood
Very close to MOPAC/Loop 1, and close to Ben White/290
Very close to West William Cannon
Close to nearly every type of shopping
Walking distance to several convenience stores and restaurants
Very close to public transportation stop
A binder in the house contains lots of area information - maps, menus, shopping, etc.
More About This Location
City vacations, Warm winter getaways
Nearest airport: Austin Bergstrom - easy route to/from house Car is recommended
Please note: these rates exclude taxes and fees and may vary depending on the length of your stay. Rates are also subject to change at the [owner/manager]’s discretion.
Damage Deposit | $500 per stay
Tax rate | 15% of rent | tax rate
Cleaning fee | $150 per stay
Fees for additional guests may apply.
Additional notes from the owner
Please check with us for weekly and monthly costs.
OUR RATES FOR MONTHLY STAYS ARE BASED ON 30 DAYS. All rates are subject to change until booking and contract are completed,
and all quotes/rates are subject to availability.
Ask us for details.
The State of Texas and the City of Austin require us to collect a total of 15% taxes (9% City, including a 2% venue tax, and 6% for the State) for all stays that are shorter than 30 DAYS. These taxes are due on same dates as other stay payments.
Taxes are 9% and 6% (15% total), and are required by the City of Austin and the State of Texas
for stays of 30 days or less; the 9% for the city includes a 2% venue tax.
No tax is payable on stays (consecutive days) of 30 days or more.
Call or email us if you have any questions about our rates. All rates subject to change; rates may be higher during Holiday periods and
special events. All stays subject to availability.
If your travel dates are far enough off, we may be able to work with you on a payment schedule for deposits and rental fees, taxes, etc.,
but all monies must always be received prior to check in. Deposit monies will be cashed.
We take up to six guests, but may charge extra amounts for over four guests.
We do not take over 6 guests; any person(s) not on rental agreement staying on property
is violation of rental agreement, and puts traveler(s) deposit at risk. Same is true for
pets on property, or smoking/open flames anywhere on property. Please see the terms of our rental agreement. Thanks!
Left on 11/07/2014 for a stay in June 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Nov 7, 2014Stayed Jun 2014
Our family of 6 really enjoyed staying in this impeccably clean and comfortable home for the last 4 months. We couldnt have asked for a more perfect place to be in as we transitioned ourselves into Austin.
Suzanne and Wayne were absolutely wonderful people to work with. They took great care in providing the home with all the necessities! Also, they really personalized our welcome with small toys and candy for our children.
I was most impressed with how exceptionally clean and well supplied this home was. It was a well stocked kitchen with pots, pans and essentials for cooking and baking. They also had all of the basic essentials of soap, shampoo, laundry and dish soap for us to use. It was perfect for our family since we just moved here.
The Pikes were great at giving us all the amenities nearby. We were particularly looking for a pool and they provided us an extensive list to choose from.
We highly recommend this place!! You won't be disappointed! Thank you Wayne and Suzanne for making our move to Austin a great one!!
You're most welcome!!! We're so glad that you found the house so great! We do our best to keep the place in tip top shape for our guests, and try to anticipate just about everything our guests might need for a great stay. It was our pleasure to answer your questions about Austin, and host your delightful family. I know you'll enjoy your new home!
A FlipKey verified reviewer
“Beautiful New Home and Great Location”
Left on 10/29/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Oct 29, 2013Stayed Jul 2013
We are a family with 2 kids. We enjoyed 3 months in this perfect home.
The home was everything we could have asked for and much more.
Bedrooms are big, beds are excellent, well decorated and more than enough room for everyone.
The kitchen is also big and fully equipped with all new modern accessories you need.
Back yard is wonderful, our girls loved playing there. We enjoined sitting outside in the covered area and using the bbq.
The home has a spacious garage that easily accommodates two cars.
What makes this house an absolute gem is the wonderful homeowners.
Suzanne and Wayne made everything in their power to make our stay comfortable. We felt right at home, and were super lucky to know these super generous, kind, loving and intelligent folks.
The homeowners, who live next door, made sure that everything, up to the smallest detail, is ready and available for us, while making sure our privacy and space is respected.
The best neighbors you can wish for!
The location is great! Only 10 minutes to downtown, everything you need is nearby. Close to highway.
We hope to come back soon.
Folks, grab this if you can!
It was wonderful hosting you and your family! We hope you come back soon, too! You were wonderful guests!
A FlipKey verified reviewer
“Great location- Lovely home!”
Left on 06/17/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jun 17, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
We had the pleasure of staying in this new home for 5 weeks while our home was renovated after a flood. With 2 small children we were more than comfortable! Great spacious floor plan, new and super clean, large kitchen, great fenced in & safe yard for kids, close to a super park, large 2 car garage and plenty of extras. Easy access to everything in austin, yet a quiet place to call home while you are staying. Thanks for accommodating our family and being so helpful!
It was our pleasure to have you and your family as the second group of guests in our brand new short term rental house! Thanks for posting such a nice review!
While setting up the place, we tried to think of everything that we could to help make staying here a great experience for our guests. We have worked hard to make this property a great place to stay, and it's great to know that you were happy and comfortable living here during your renovation.
Your comments have helped to convince us that we're moving in the right direction with this home - for ourselves, our future guests, and for the property itself!
Glad we could be of help.
It was great having you and the kids as our guests.
A FlipKey verified reviewer
“Beautiful in convenient location”
Left on 05/08/2013 for a stay in April 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed May 8, 2013Stayed Apr 2013
Wow! This townhome was impeccably clean, very roomy and was in the perfect location. Five of us stayed with plenty of extra room. Shopping, restaurants very near but still nice and quiet. My kids loved being able to go outside in the backyard. Dad loved being able to keep the car in the private garage while there!
We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay! All our efforts are directed toward making this a home away from home for you. Glad you love our location - we agree it's nice to be close to everything, yet so quiet when you come "home". Please come again soon!
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