Peaceful, Historic Cottage Near Trendy South Congress

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Entire guesthouse hosted by Angela & Ian

2 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bath
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Linger over morning coffee in the dappled shade of your leafy, private courtyard, with the sounds of birds and a fountain to greet you. Walk to South Congress Avenue and enjoy shopping, restaurants, and live music, then back to the cottage for a peaceful night's sleep. This early-1930s limestone cottage is an Austin Historic Landmark, standing on the grounds of the historic Louis & Flossie John House, a Mediterranean Revival-style Austin estate. The owners lovingly restored both the main house and cottage with modern touches while keeping its original charm.
Linger over morning coffee in the dappled shade of your leafy, private courtyard, with the sounds of birds and a fountain to greet you. Walk to South Congress Avenue and enjoy shopping, restaurants, and live music, then back to the cottage for a peaceful night's sleep. This early-1930s limestone cottage is an Austin Historic Landmark, standing on the grounds of the historic Louis & Flossie John House, a Mediterranean…
“Enjoy our cozy cottage under the trees, perfect for both nature and city lovers!”
– Angela & Ian, your host

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Free parking on premises
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Coffee maker
Hair dryer
Iron
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4.93 out of 5 stars from 379 reviews

Location

Austin, Texas, United States

The cottage is in the established Travis Heights neighborhood, bordering popular South Congress Avenue. In the late 1800s, the area was planned as a quiet garden suburb in the picturesque style, with winding streets following the landscape.

Distance from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

11 mins by car without traffic

Hosted by Angela & Ian

  1. Joined in July 2011
  • 380 Reviews
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The owner's residence is located on the estate in the historic stone home north of the cottage. Owners are available to provide guests with suggestions on restaurant options, live music venues and much more!

Co-hosts

  • Angela

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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 pm
Checkout: 11:00 am
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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Carbon monoxide alarm
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