Homes Tour | October 2013

Seven unique vacation rentals throughout Austin.

Mod Casa

An open, sleek, and airy home sandwiched between Congress and South First, this loft-like abode features some of our favorite design elements: concrete floors, subway tile, high ceilings, and an spacious deck.


Austin Artist's Home

"If walls could talk they’d tell you to come on in pull up a chair and have a good time" -- bright, wacky, and cheerful, this South Fifth Street house has played host to weddings, music videos, and commercials.

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Historic Downtown Manor

Built in 1909, this roomy, east central gem has been restored to bring it up to date, while still retaining the character and unique architecture that defines historic Austin homes. Plus, it sleeps 13! Bring all your friends.


Kid-Friendly Artist's Home

Rented by a self-described "artist family" in the Zilker neighborhood, this 1930s home is full of unique details, from chevron kitchen flooring to a giant living room chalkboard.


The Blue Door

A peaceful mid-century modern Travis Heights guest house; clean, airy, and modern, this is where we'd want to escape the South Congress mayhem.


The Red House

A cheery and modernized 1920s bungalow; we're into the high, vaulted ceilings and the gorgeous 350-year-old oak tree in the backyard.


Chic 1953 Spartanette Guesthouse

This is upscale minimal: A fully remodeled, wood-paneled 30-foot vintage trailer, equipped with modern fixtures, WiFi, cable, and A/C. Also, winner of the cutest Air Bnb title.


Photography by Jessica Pages & Jay B Sauceda

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