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Perfect for two friends traveling! Or couples can request the King Bed set-up.Breakfast bar with butcherblock counter, mini-fridge stocked with breakfast items.
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Guesthouse Josephine near Downtown

Guesthouse Josephine near Downtown

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
2 private baths
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
2 private baths

Walk to everything - no car needed! A wealth of Austin-cool places to eat, drink and play within a 1 to 10 minute walk. Guesthouse with twin beds is perfect for two friends (or can convert to a King). Contemporary style, "tiny house" charm, private screen porch. Desirable Zilker area close to Downtown. Easily walk, bike, bus or hail a ride share everywhere central: Bars, cafes, food trucks, brewpub, live music, Alamo Drafthouse movies, Zilker Park. Read our reviews! Light breakfast included.


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premise

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad


67 Reviews

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Emilia User Profile
September 2016
My friend and I had a great experience. We could walk anywhere we needed to go and Katherine and her family were very sweet!

William User Profile
March 2018
Fantastic location and friendly hosts made my weekend in Austin extra special!

Christopher User Profile
February 2018
This little guesthouse provides a lovely respite from a busy day wandering around Austin. It's in a great location, Katherine is super responsive, and the place is quiet and clean. We also fell in love with the cat.

Nicole User Profile
February 2018
Katherine is so nice, and her place is great. She even had snacks for us in the guesthouse, including coffee and a coffee maker. The patio is great. The bed is firm. The place is clean. Going inside to use the bathroom wasn't a big deal. And her location is amazing - right next t…
Katherine User Profile
Response from Katherine:
I really enjoyed meeting and chatting with you Nicole! Do get in touch if you decide to move back to Austin!
February 2018

Emily User Profile
February 2018
Very cute - a great place to stay for a few nights in Austin.

Kyla User Profile
February 2018
Katherine was an excellent host! Her cottage was perfectly located off South Lamar and would be a perfect spot for ACL weekend. Very clean, and breakfast goodies provided.

Mary User Profile
November 2017
Katherine's guest cottage was adorable. I was able to get in easily with her instructions and she had left me everything I needed: towels, snacks, coffee, water. The place was clean, cute and exactly as described on the site.

Hosted by Katherine

Austin, Texas, United StatesJoined in July 2011
Katherine User Profile
126 Reviews
Katherine is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I've lived in Austin for over 20 years, and I have a lot of local knowledge that I enjoy sharing with my AirBNB guests! I have covered community issues as a journalist for the Austin Chronicle, and I now work on transportation policy at the City of Austin. As a writer, I have re…
Languages: English
Response rate: 93%
Response time: within an hour
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