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Guest reviews

4.9 out of 5 Exceptional
15 reviews

Popular amenities

Air Conditioning
Outdoor Space
Barbecue Grill


Explore the area

Popular LocationUmlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum7 min walk
Popular LocationBarton Springs Pool18 min walk
Popular LocationZilker Park19 min walk
AirportAustin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.)19 min drive

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About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs

Family-friendly Austin vacation home in Zilker, near Zilker Park
Explore Zilker Park from your front door. This architect designed 1955 duplex is built into a hillside with terraced gardens out your front windows and treetops out the back. At 1050 square feet this first floor 1 bedroom is spacious! An easy walk to restaurants, coffee shops, live music venues and all that makes Austin special. Downtown Austin is less than a mile away, an easy walk or bike ride on the lovely hike and bike trail.Barton Creek Greenbelt: One of Austin's premier mountain biking, hiking, trail running and rock climbing destinations. This 8 mile long, 809 acre greenbelt begins less than 1/4 a mile away from our front door. Beautiful and fun in any season. During wet weather the creek is a kayak, tubing and swimming destination with numerous small waterfalls and fun rapids. Austin's Hike and Bike Trail: Easy access to downtown is car-free on this waterfront trail, 1/2 block from our front door. Popular with bikers, walkers and joggers, trees and wildflowers provide shade and beauty along this 10.3 mile trail which loops around the lake. Several pedestrian bridges cross into downtown with access points to live music venues, restaurants, shopping, museums, concert halls, the opera house and beyond. Don't miss the Congress Avenue Bridge, home to the largest Urban Bat Colony in the world! Short Term Rental License Number: OL 2012 100530
Air-conditioned accommodations at this vacation home offer DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.
Recreational amenities at the vacation home include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Jay Reynolds (VacationCake)
Speaks English

Property amenities


  • Massages


  • WiFi available

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking

Family friendly

  • Highchair
  • Stair gate
  • Children's toys
  • Children's games


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee grinder
  • Paper towels


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Dining room


  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Books
  • Music library
  • Video library
  • Games

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • In the city center
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Tennis on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Bicycling on site
  • Kayak on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Swimming nearby


  • Sleeps 6
  • Unit size: 1049 sq ft (97 sq m)



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 25


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome

Property is also known as

One Bedroom Trees 1/2 Block Barton Springs House Austin
One Bedroom Trees 1/2 Block Barton Springs House
One Bedroom Trees 1/2 Block Barton Springs Austin
One Bedroom Trees 1/2 Block Barton Springs
One room Trees 12 Block Barto
One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs Austin

About this area


Located in Austin, this vacation home is in the city center and on a river. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Zilker Park and Lady Bird Lake, while Moody Theater and Paramount Theater are cultural highlights. Traveling with kids? Make time for Barton Springs Pool, or check out an event or a game at Frank Erwin Center. Water skiing and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and cycling nearby.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum - 7 min walk
  • Barton Springs Pool - 18 min walk
  • Zilker Park - 19 min walk
  • Zilker Botanical Garden - 19 min walk
  • Moody Theater - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Austin Station - 7 min drive
  • Downtown Station - 10 min drive
  • AirportAustin-Bergstrom Intl. Airport (AUS) - 19 min drive


  • Chuy's — 12 min walk
  • Maudie's Too — 13 min walk
  • Gibson's — 14 min walk
  • Shady Grove — 14 min walk
  • Odd Duck — 14 min walk

Frequently asked questions

Is One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is One Bedroom in the Trees 1/2 Block From Barton Springs located?
This family-friendly Austin vacation home is located on a river, within 1 mi (2 km) of Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum, Zilker Park, and Lady Bird Lake. Sixth Street and Barton Springs Pool are also within 2 mi (3 km). Austin Station is 30 minutes by foot.
15 reviews
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4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

amazing location, great place, superb hosts
we loved our stay at Jay's place. He was such an attentive, accommodating host and the home was perfect.

5/5 Excellent

Family Trip
We took a family trip to ACL, mom, dad, little brothers and all and this was FABULOUS. I loved the property and it was such a short walk to Zilker Park. There are also so many restaurants around and I felt so safe. The only issue was the driveway was steep so be careful!!! overall I LOVED IT

5/5 Excellent

Ashley’s 30th
We enjoyed our stay! Very spacious & beautiful location .

5/5 Excellent

Perfect distance and size
There’s definite pluses and minuses to this property rental. First of all on the negative note the rental was not ready on time. The cleaning lady was running behind and therefore made our check in time an hour later. The king bed was hard and made it difficult for me to sleep. It is a bottom unit and the people above were falling over or something around 2am. They were outrageously loud. The street the house is on is packed with vehicles. And the driveway is very steep. There is a lot to rave about on the plus side though. We were let in late but they made it up by offering wine or fresh whole bean coffee. Which I choose the coffee. The unit was very clean. It gave me and my three kids plenty of sleeping room. The place is so cozy and cute. It’s serene with all the woods surrounding the house. It’s literally down the hill and across the street from Barton springs. We walked there in no time at all. The house is in a great location. My kids loved the games you had to play. I want to bring my boyfriend here next. However I may consider renting the top unit instead. Way to go wrens nest. I loved it and thank you for the great price!!

5/5 Excellent

Fantastic place and location
Great stay!! Will stay there any time I am in Austin and Wren’s Nest is available.

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