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Lake Austin GUESTHOUSE CABIN RETREAT~1.3ACR~Prvt POOL!/HotTub/WiFi~7mi2Downtown! – Home 6590981 Guest house

  • 1 bedroom
  • 8 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Lake Austin GUESTHOUSE CABIN RETREAT~1.3ACR~Prvt POOL!/HotTub/WiFi~7mi2Downtown! – Home 6590981

  • Guest house
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 8
  •  min stay varies

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Guest house / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 8

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.19 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

"THE GUESTHOUSE CABIN RETREAT" is a large private luxury Cabin with amenities rarely found elsewhere! It sits proudly on the hill just up from the river with gorgeous treetop Hill Country views for miles!. Secluded private 1.3 Acres of lovely grounds. Just 7 mi to DOWNTOWN AUSTIN!~~A 10 minute drive to almost EVERYTHING!

Enjoy peace and quiet with luxury for sleeping 1-8, and hanging out at your private pool/hot tub with fireplace, after you visit "All Things Austin" with ease! Zilker Park, UT campus, 6th St, Rainey, Congress Ave, multiple gourmet restaurants, Hamilton's Pool, and over 70 Hill Country Wineries, Craft Beer Breweries, and unique local Distilleries, are just a short drive. “Lake Austin”/Colorado River. IDEAL location! ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE RIVER! (If you're not familiar w/ Austin: South side of river is most convenient/nicer. ;)

This rare upscale “historical farmland property" is in esteemed Westlake Hills/Lake Austin. Casement windows surround its architecturally unique structure for amazing views of canyons of the Colorado River! Aromatic cedar contrasts w/ unique metal siding, beautifully colored river rock, elm & slate floors, 16’ Douglas Fir trussed ceilings. Upscale antiques create that “ LODGE feel” while modern design and accents combine to complete charming uncluttered ambience. Luxury linens envelope you with comfy bedding, plush towels, robes, slippers, fresh flowers in every room, and high- end toiletries complete the comfort and convenience for every detail of your stay. It is truly a FIVE STAR property!

~THE LUXURY CABIN is separate and private from Main House. River access nearby for swimming with beaches, piers, fishing, picnicking, sunbathing. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the Colorado River, or it’s just 7 miles to the COLD waters of Barton Springs for hottest months! Check out Hamilton's Pool with famous Grotto, trails!

~PERFECT for ROMANTIC RETREAT, Girl's Getaway, BABY MOON-ERS, Family VACAY, Bachelorette/Bachelor parties, or group of close friends to kick back! PERFECT WINTER or SUMMER!

OCCUPANCY: “The Cabin” sleeps 1-8 (details under “bedding") Inquire. NOTE: *Guests may also choose to add an extra suite in the Main House(sleeps 3) for additional couple or persons, with the 1/1 private suite poolside to accommodate up to 10 when combined WITH CAbin for additional fee. Fees range, ASK! Based on season/ dates. For example: Range $185 weekdays off season, to $275 Weekends high season!

WE ACCOMMODATE:

-PETS considered (fees)for Cabin

-CHILDREN accepted

~ENJOY a HOT SOAK under the stars next to a roaring fire sipping your favorite beverage. RELAX!

~Day Trip to over 70 Hill Country Wineries-maps provided w/ suggestions (NOW rated TOP 10 Wine Destinations in the Country!) Distilleries and breweries abound! Then come back to enjoy your PEACEFUL RETREAT!

ACCESS: A winding country road shaded by overhanging oaks, where nature is bountiful.

RELAX: Swings available on main house porch, large private deck of Cabin. Read a book, sip coffee/wine. Grill out! You'll see a multitude of stars on a clear night from your private deck or pool area. You’ll hear night sounds of an owl hoot or coyote in the distance. After a relaxing night's rest on high thread count linens, you may awake to a rooster crowing, native birds singing, deer, or spot a road runner!

AMENITIES:

POOL and ACREAGE:

-Private Htd POOL, loungers, tables, shade trees or sun, VIEWS!

-Large In ground Hot Tub, Blue Bahia granite waterfall

-Outdoor River Rock Fireplace adjacent to pool/Hot tub

-Outdoor shower

-Spring fed creek with picnic table

-Spacious porches, swings overlooking grounds

-Weber grill

THE CABIN:

-Spacious rooms/Upscale furnishings

-16'ft. cathedral ceilings w/Douglas fir trusses/Ceiling fans

-Surround casement windows, panoramic Treetop Views

-Hdwd ELM and Slate floors

-Complimentary Gourmet Coffees/Tazo Teas

-Coffee-Filter, French Press /Tea pots

-Leather bound "Concierge Book” with info on “Fun Things To Do in Austin,” BEST Restaurants, Wineries, Hiking

-FULL KITCHEN: dishes, cookware, wine glasses, Bosch DW, disposal, full sized fridge, range, microwave, toaster, blender, ice maker, stainless sink, granite counters

-Granite bar, stools

-Crate and Barrel Table seats 1-10

-Fire pit, private fenced back yard (Yard is also great for pets-WOOF!)

-Large Flat screen TV, FULL Cable, Blue Ray, Netflix, Amazon Prime, ESPN/Sports, DVD player, Library of 200+ DVDs for all ages including children’s, award winning classics!

-COMPLIMENTARY Fliers, maps, restaurant menus, carry out/deliver, recommendations: Wineries, Spas, Massage Therapists, Drivers, more!

-Luxury high thread count linens, fluffy pillows, Plush towels

-TOP line bedding

-French milled soaps, bath gels, lotions, extra Luxury toiletries

-Freshly washed Robes and COMPLIMENTARY “take home” slippers

-BIKE RENTAL- 2-touring bikes. Fees /Deposit- $35/day

-Variety of Coolers, 8 portable tailgate type chairs for fire pit or beach

WE SUGGEST:

~Boat Rental available nearby: Kayaks, Paddle boards, canoes, party, motor, ski, party boats, pontoons

~Golf or tennis? (book ahead) at Barton Creek Resort just 3 mi away

~20 minutes to-Day trip Hill Country Wineries-over 60 Vineyards, tasting rooms, distilleries and breweries.

~"Salt Lick" famous BBQ in Drippin’ Springs- on way to/from Wineries

NEARBY:

Shopping, parks, hiking, live music, performance venues, OVER 30 EXCELLENT gourmet restaurants!

ENTERTAINMENT VENUES: One World Theatre, Long Center-, Austin Ballet, Symphony, LBJ Library, Bullock History Museum, UT Campus, PAC, Ransom Center, Blanton Museum, Lady Bird Wildflower Center, Botanical Gardens, Hamilton's Pool, Zilker, outdoor summer theatre, Cold Springs!

Did you know the Colorado River “Lake Austin” is rated TOP FOUR BASS FISHING RIVERS in the country? THEN there’s: SXSW, ACL, Music, F1, EXCELLENT Neighborhood PARKS w/River access. Commons Ford allows dogs on 215 acres for Hiking. Cycling, Running, Nature Trails.

*2 COUPLES, or more Guests may ADD "The Farmhouse Suite"-Private 1/1, private entrance, Main House-Think LODGE! Located poolside, excellent for 2 couples to book together for extra bedroom /bath suite! Adding Farmhouse Suite is additional rate. Rates vary #persons/days/season. Rent by itself for lower rate- Business travelers welcome.

RATES BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY (2 guests/2 nights), range on cleaning/laundry/firewood/insurance and RDD fees. Additional persons/pet fees. Pets and fees considered individually-based on weight/breed/habits.

BEDDING:

High end Queen pillow top in Master, Queen sleeper w/added 3" in main. Other bedding for children, additional guests includes: 3 Deluxe top line Queen blow ups (18"bed height), 2 TWIN Blow ups, 2 Super Deluxe high end padded oversized cots convert to loungers. *DISCUSS w/ owner if right for your group! Sharing 1 Bath/etc. OR guests may add: The "Farmhouse Bedroom Suite" in Main House for additional cost.

-THE CABIN-sleeps up to 6-8 persons (w/4 being smaller children- pending ages, or "close friends" that can share bathroom, etc. ). Great for Girl's Get Away or Family Stay! May not be ideal for more than 4-6 if all are adults and need more privacy or not close friends/family. Main room doubles as second bedroom. Large loft like, variety of choices for bedding. Cleaning/laundry fees range is $175.per 2/2 #of guests/nights. Refundable Damage Deposit, and insurance tier will be higher for more than 2 guests/2nights.

"CUSTOMIZE" YOUR STAY with “ADD On” OPTIONS: We offer a variety of "Specialty Baskets!” Order Breakfast, lunch, dinner! Delivered in owner’s baskets: Wine/Cheeses, Deluxe Welcome, Breakfast Baskets, Picnic Baskets, selection of wine ON SITE “Hot Tub Packages,” Fridge Stocking, Custom floral arrangements! Fridge stocking. Hot Tub/FP setups, Prvt Chefs, Cooking Classes.

We also offer: ART RETREAT WORKSHOPS FOR INDIVIDUALS, COUPLES, GROUPS-Schedule ahead, taught by professional artist, owner of property! THE ARTIST’S STUDIO is in the Main House. Schedule a FREE tour! Painting/drawing instruction and fun are taught! (just ask for more info and website).

NOTES: Rates Based on DOUBLE Occupancy. Additional GUESTS INCUR ADDTL FEES. DISCLOSE ALL guests OR special events. Special Offers / FLASH SALES do not include "Add-Ons," Specialty Baskets, Hot tub Pkgs. Pricing available upon request! Cleaning/LAUNDRY FEES based on RANGE of #persons/nights and may be charged AFTER you are booked to save on booking fees! (Request to charge pets or extra guests AFTER you are booked to save on booking fees!) & Refundable Damage Deposit is required to be higher for larger groups/longer stays, as is insurance tier. Pets, xtra guests beyond 6 max adults is considered on an individual basis. Discuss ahead. BOOKINGS AND ADD ONS ARE NONREFUNDABLE PER TERMS and ALL GUESTS AGREE TO RENTAL AGREEMENT TERMS WITH BOOKING. GUESTS AGREE TO STRICTLY NON-SMOKING PROPERTY.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed Single Bed
    Beds in other rooms: 3 King Beds 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)
  • Jacuzzi or hot tub
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Swing set
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Private fishing lake or river
  • Boat available
  • Bicycles available
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Safe
  • Staffed property
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Fax machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Housekeeping Included

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

Car recommended. However there's also Uber, Lift, or Taxi available for clubbing or if you just don't feel like driving. 7 miles to Downtown~Wide variety of excellent restaurants nearby!~ All of the most favorite sights and fun things to do are very close to this property! Questions? Just ask! :)

Interaction with guest

Hi! I'm Nina Beall, your hostess, I am available to answer ANY and ALL questions that you have prior to & aft your stay or booking! I like to give guests complete privacy, and do not "pop over" to the Guesthouse, which is a separate and private dwelling from Main House, unless to deal w/ maintenance issue, OR IF REQUESTED to deal with questions or to collect trash or refresh linens for longer than 6 night stays.. Please let me know if you have any questions. Be sure to review the Rental Terms/House Rules PRIOR to booking as they are in place and must be observed to maintain this upscale property!

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: (£588.70) $750.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

No refund If you cancel, any money you have paid cannot be refunded.

Check-in date

House rules

Rates Based on DOUBLE Occupancy.Addtl GUESTS INCUR ADDTL FEES.DISCLOSE! Sales do not include "Add-Ons,"Specialty Baskets,HoTubPkgs.Cleaning/Lndry FEES on RANGE of #persons/nights, & Pet fees outlined ahead,will be charged w/ "request for additional payment" based on this range AFTER booking-saves booking fees! RDD higher for groups.Pets/xtra guests considered individually.BOOKINGS/ALL ADD ONS ARE NONREFUNDABLE PER TERMS.GUESTS AGREE TO RENTAL AGREEMENT TERMS.STRICTLY NON-SMOKING PROPERTY.

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About the owner

Nina B.
Average reply time:
59 minutes
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
25 Jun 2019
Years listed:
4
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

This Guest house has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 8. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 19 May 2015. Located in Texas, it has 16 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £975 to £3183.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 25 Jun 2019.

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If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Nina the owner's contact details or send them a message.

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Why can't I call Nina (the owner) before booking?

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Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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Go to Manage your holiday booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your holiday or cancel it if you need to.

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You can pay the remaining balance of your holiday at any point. Simply go to Manage my holiday booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Nina (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your holiday booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Nina (the owner) a message.

If Nina (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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