Casita Riad/Oasis n Heart of Austin
Hosted by Pam
Pam is the host.
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
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Morrocan Inspired Casita. Rented on a month- to-month basis. Located in the Heart of Austin in the historical Clarksville neighborhood. Walk to Jeffries, Cippolina's, Zocalo, Galaxy Café, Medici Coffee Shop, Naus Pharmacy, and Fresh Plus Grocery.

The space

Beautifully designed and decorated in Moroccan Inspired Casita. Fully furnished kitchen, sitting area and queen bed with separate bathroom w/shower and stackable washer/dryer. French doors that open up to garden with fountain as well as covered patio
for guests to use for entertaining. A Moroccan Inspired Casita
Queen Bed/Sofa Day Bed
Wi-Fi Cable TV
Patio
2.74 miles to Convention Center
1 Block to Neighborhood Shopping & Restaurants
Description
This charming Moroccan-inspired has a lovely patio and garden to sit out on and enjoy! Sorry NO PETS!

Guest access

Location, location, location. Easy walking to downtown, Waterloo Records, Whole Foods signature store, etc. Either walking distance or inexpensive cab ride for all SXSW venues.
Easy bike ride to Zilker Park for ACL and other outdoor events.

Interaction with guests

Owner loves everything about Austin and is happy to share her knowledge as well as drive guests around to local music/watering holes she frequents.

Other things to note

This is a month to month rental. No short term rents. For SXSW ($3K month of March) if it were a pay by night it would be $350 so you can are better off renting it for the month. Same for Formula One. THE MONTH OF MARCH is $3K due to the rental demands of SXSW.


Business travel
This listing has essential business travel amenities.

Amenities
Cable TV
Iron

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets

Casita is located behind my home and surrounded by neighbors and condos resident. Music is something you hear any night of the week coming from local venues or one of the parks. However, after 10pm is the general rule for things settling down volume-wise. No pets and no smoking.


Cancellations

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Michael User Profile
July 2017
The Casita is a uniquely decorated guesthouse apartment that exudes character and has all the basic amenities that make for a comfortable long-term stay. It is well located, close to downtown and easily accessible by transit. Pam was a gracious host, always helpful and attentive.

Rita User Profile
April 2017
Small but beautifully appointed Casita! I had everything you could want for my 5 month stay! The outdoor amenities were wonderful and perfect for a glass of wine in the evening. Pam was a marvelous host and a wealth of knowledge about the area and especially the music/entertainment scene. I was always welcome to join her and her friends to enjoy a night of music and dancing. I felt right at home and Pam went out of her way to make sure my stay was perfect!

Jordan User Profile
November 2016
Excellent and accommodating host. -Pam was very helpful with us moving from Colorado to Texas. We were unique in that we had a lot of stuff with us that we moved with. Pam helped make space for anything that we needed (including letting us use her garage for a few items). Location is fantastic. -Walk down the street to a great grocery store. -Walk down the street to some great restaurants. -Neighborhood is extremely safe and enjoyable. Space is an excellent value. -Price wise it would be hard to beat this place with its location, space, and host.

Kelsey User Profile
September 2016
Pam was wonderful. Communication with her was awesome, she was always available. Location of the casita is amazing and the place was a wonderful space to stay while in Austin.

Todd User Profile
July 2016
This was a great place to stay. The neighborhood was extremely quiet. The description of the rental on this website says that you can sometimes hear music from around the neighborhood, but I never experienced this. Sleeping and relaxin was super easy because the house was so quiet. Pam is truly a fantastic landlord. The house is very clean, pulled together, and comfortable. The intricate interior design of the house adds to the experience in a very positive manner. Location wise, you can't get much better than this. Getting to downtown only takes a few minutes.

Julia User Profile
April 2016
I stayed with Pam for 3 very lovely months. She was super welcoming and the Casita was adorable. It had everything I needed and was a really lovely retreat from the busyness of downtown austin. The neighborhood is super safe -- I often went running late at night and never worried about my safety. There is a super convenient bus line a very short walk away that takes you directly downtown in about 10 minutes. There is a pretty well stocked grocery right next to the bus stop and loads of really nice restaurants and cafes along West Lynn. I really enjoyed my stay there and if you want a peaceful retreat the Casita is an excellent place to stay.

Federico User Profile
October 2015
We stayed at Casita Riad one month and we really think that it was a lucky choice. Write a review for this listing implies to divide it in two parts: one concerning the host and the other the Casita, both fantastic. Since the true beginning the host made us feel perfectly welcomed. She was helping with everything what we needed and along all the time we stayed, couldn't expect a better host. The casita is very nice, very clean, has a special design, and a lot of special things. Moreover the neighborhood is very good, surrounded by quiet streets and close to the downtown (the bus communication is comfortable). The garden, with its patio, is very nice. There we were enjoying our evenings having very nice dinners outside. In addition, a non obvious quality of Casita concern its neighbors that are particularly friendly and contributed to make our stay a perfect experience. In the listing Pam gave a very accurate description and the pictures reflect the actual conditions of furnishing

Joined in September 2013
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Response time: within an hour

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