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THE BRIGHT AERIE | Walk to UT, 1 mile to Downtown

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THE BRIGHT AERIE | Walk to UT, 1 mile to Downtown

Entire loft
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1.5 bathrooms
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 bathrooms
Darlene is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

The Bright Aerie is a newly refreshed 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath lofted condo in the heart of UT's West Campus and minutes to all of Austin's major attractions. You'll feel the heartbeat of the city from this convenient and highly desirable location near The Drag with a market just around the corner and coffee, shopping, bars & restaurants nearby. Experience Austin like a local with easy access to bike rentals and join the many people buzzing by on scooters and bikes.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed



54 reviews
Keira User Profile
July 2019
This is an adorably decorated and comfortable loft apartment in student neighborhood near UT campus. The kitchen and bathrooms need some updating, but the space is very comfortable, and Darlene is very responsive. This is a student-heavy block, but I stayed in the summer, and…
Sam User Profile
March 2019
Such a great base for visiting Austin and working at the university, unimprovable really, cute house with really good amenities - tv, oven, washing machine and the comfiest bed I think I've ever slept on at an airbnb - and a few lovely touches: fresh cookies, lots of coffee,…
Gabrielle User Profile
August 2019
Would stay again if we were to come back to Austin! Convenient location, spacious for 2 people, and everything was clean. Great value. Thanks!
Bruce User Profile
August 2019
Great place in a great location. Super clean and cheerful. Darlene is a wonderful host. Would stay here again.
Jordyn User Profile
August 2019
The place was so cute and unique! Loved the location and communication with Darlene was so easy!
Jamie User Profile
July 2019
Good for easy access to UT and to save money vs a hotel.
John User Profile
June 2019
Very easy to deal with and a great location. Beer and wine next door as well as the scooters made it easy to get the necessities. Would use again.

Hosted by Darlene

Spicewood, TXJoined in December 2013
Darlene User Profile
384 Reviews
Darlene is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Bryan and I are a young, fun-loving couple with three adorable pups named Little Debbie Cakes, Pasyko and Turbo. We met while attending college at Northeastern University in Boston. Bryan is originally from Pennsylvania while I'm a born and raised Texican! We have now found our…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets - narrow staircase
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM