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Downtown Oasis: Suite-Historic Home

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Downtown Oasis: Suite-Historic Home

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bathroom
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bathroom
Private room
You'll have your own room in the apartment, but will share some common spaces.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
16 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Ted is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Charming private suite in the heart of downtown Austin in a beautiful historic home.
Amenities include private entrance and patio, off-street parking and a kitchenette. Walking distance from the Texas Capitol, UT, downtown & Lady Bird Lake/Trail.

Registered with the City of Austin as a Short Term Rental.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 king bed


Well-lit path to entrance


139 Reviews

Bianca User Profile
April 2019
Ted’s place was a fabulous location. 5 minutes from The Capital and Congress Avenue. The suite was full of history and character. Very private. Few things though- There was a used bar of soap that was left in the shower and the travel size shampoo that Ted was nice enough to…
Ted User Profile
Response from Ted:
Bianca, thank you very much for your feedback. Clearly the bathroom wasn't prepared properly. Our slip up. We'll make sure to double check all the bathroom and other items too, going forward.
April 2019
Rowan User Profile
March 2019
I stayed at Ted’s place for SXSW, and it’s extremely convenient for getting into the centre of the city or to the capitol. Ted was great at getting in touch about things and the whole process was very smooth. The apartment is a nice place to stay, there’s even a nice area at the…
Harriet User Profile
August 2018
Ted and Janelle's accommodation was very clean, spacious, well-equipped and comfortable. Checking-in was easy and they responded fast to any questions I had at every point - from booking to the stay itself. They were friendly and helpful, kindly going out of their way with…
Matthew User Profile
May 2018
Teds place was really well located just a small walk from lively 5th street but quiet enough to enjoy a good night sleep. Check in was really easy, and there was even a few beers and milk etc in the fridge - lovely choice!
Emma User Profile
April 2018
The suite is clean, private and beautifully furnished with many thoughtful extras left in the kitchen and bathroom. A pleasant courtyard to sit in and easy, secure parking at the back of the property. The accommodation is very central but quiet, within easy walking distance of…
Robert User Profile
October 2016
Great location within reasonable walking distance from downtown. Excellent hosts with much attention to detail.
Mary User Profile
September 2015
Was made to feel very welcome. Their are so well set up for what they do - visitors welcome pack was great. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Hosted by Ted

Austin, TXJoined in August 2014
Ted User Profile
320 Reviews
Ted is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Eleven Oaks Suite is located in a downtown Austin home that has both city and state historical designation. Your hosts, who live on the premises, are homeowners Ted Siff and Janelle Buchanan and their two daughters. The original part of the house was built in 1858 by Edward…
Interaction with guests
Your hosts, who live on the premises, are homeowners Ted Siff and Janelle Buchanan and their two daughters. Two cats also live on the property, though they don't have access to the Suite.
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The neighborhood


House rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox