Saturday, April 28, 2007

Immerse yourself in comfort and style Daydream on a swinging bench -- with a beverage in your hand Unwind beneath the tranquility of majestic pecans amidst soothing gardens Imagine yourself on double-deck wrap-around porches

This graceful century-old Steamboat Victorian features an exquisitely appointed formal sitting room, oval parlor with bay windows and grand piano, formal dining room, breakfast sun room, 1,100 indulgent square feet of balconies, premium guest accommodations and an intimate guest cottage on the grounds.

Conveniently located 5 minutes from The University of Texas at Austin via free campus shuttle and also frequent local bus service to downtown.

Central location in Hyde Park affords guests many conveniences and amenities just minutes away:
  • 5-minute walk to 6 neighborhood restaurants, 2 cafes, and 2 groceries, Shipe park and pool, Elisabet Ney museum, and community theater. 5-minute drive to Hospital Districts on Red River (St. David's and Brackenridge) and 38th Street (Seton and Austin Heart).
  • 10-minute drive to downtown, Capitol, 6th Street, Warehouse District, 2nd Street Design District, Convention Center, Long Center for Performing Arts, and Town Lake Hike and Bike trail. Also the UT Bass Performing Arts Center, the UT Erwin Events Center, Whole Foods Headquarters Flagship Store, Amtrak Rail Station, and West 6th Street District.
  • 15-minute walk to Central Market organic grocery and park, Triangle Park, shopping, and Farmer's Market
  • 15-minute drive to South Austin sights such as the South Congress District, Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool, Barton Springs Restaurant Row, and St. Edward's University.
Concierge service available for personalized local entertainment and dining options. Please inquire.

For the technical sophisticates, may we entice you with a 120" widescreen 7.1 Dolby ProLogic HD theater, Playstation 3, TiVo, and of course, complimentary high-speed wireless internet. We understand that even commercials are mesmerizing.

Sorry, no pets. Well-mannered children are welcome. We regret that smoking is not permitted inside.

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