Sept. availabilty - book now! Located across from Ft. Sam, you can literally walk to the Pearl, makes this one of the hottest spots in SA! Within a mile or two to museums & Zoo! Easy access to Sea World/Six Flags, Lackland AFB & much more!
The house is spectacular and centrally located in the evolving and diverse Government Hill Historic District, just minutes away from downtown San Antonio, the Pearl Brewery and Fort Sam Houston, where you can hear the daily army bugle calls.
The house has quick access to various highways allowing for a more efficient drive to local bases, such as Randolph Brooks, Lackland and the San Antonio Medical Center.
Additionally, the house is oozing with a hip, funky kind of charm and character. Built in 1894, it has been completely renovated to today's standards, with a particular eye to detail.
Disponible para huéspedes
There is a private and secure driveway (fenced-in) on the side of the house and this space can accommodate three vehicles. In addition to the lengthy driveway, there is an enclosed garage with garage door opener that can be utilized as well. It provides easier access through the patio to enter the house through the kitchen with groceries or what have you.
Atención a los huéspedes
It is our desire to meet and greet guests upon arrival. The goal is to provide a quick tour of the house and address questions. We do have various forms of technology that make accessing the home more convenient in the event we happen to be unavailable. We remain available to should you have an emergency, or just want some ideas about where to eat or even a day trip! Given that we co-host, one or both of us are available to answer just about any questions you might have.
Otros aspectos destacables
San Antonio is a wonderful city as there are so many things to see and do. I grew up in San Antonio and have fond memories based on numerous incredible experiences. I am excited that you are considering visiting this great city and will soon experience all that San Antonio has to offer. The heart of your experience should be spectacular and your lodging choice is where it begins.
The little things matter and we have taken time to ensure you have what is needed for a pleasant stay. You will enjoy all the thoughtful touches, comfort features, and quality amenities:
Some free continental breakfast items will be available for you.
Coffee: Cuisinart coffee maker with illy coffee, Lavazza coffee, H-E-B Café Ole San Antonio Blend coffee, and TASSIMO machine with cappuccino pods
Tea: Organic Earl Grey and Green
Linens: Kitchen towels, bath towels, and additional sheets
Kitchen: Dishes, pots, pans, utensils, wine glasses, coffee cups, Bodum electric kettle (to boil water), various cookbooks, toaster, microwave, oven and refrigerator, and two aprons.
Electronics: TV, DVD player, stereo with CD player and Bluetooth streaming, Tivoli Model One radio in bedroom, 200 mbps WiFi for streaming along with Chrome/Amazon Fire, and tabletop power station with 4 USB ports and two outlets
Music: Some of our very own personal CD mix for your listening pleasure. Also, some umbrellas, reusable grocery bags for use if you choose to take a stroll down to the Pearl Farmers Market on Saturday or Sunday
Washer and Dryer: Detergent, fabric softener, iron and ironing board
Lighting and Fans: All lighting on dimmers and fans in each room
Heating/Cooling: Central heat and A/C via Nest Thermostat
Patio: A space to congregate, two outdoor tables, total of eight chairs, and a stunning outdoor shower with soap, shampoo, and towel(s)
Bedrooms: Main bedroom has a queen bed and four pillows, and the second bedroom has a full size bed with two pillows. You will find wooden hangers and plenty of closet space.
Books: A playful collection of interesting books for perusing
Games: Should you decide to stay in, there is a selection of games available for your use and enjoyment during your visit to San Antonio.
Bathroom: An antique claw foot tub and shower, hair dryer, and a number of other essentials available to you.
Surroundings (with approximate distance from house):
Alamo (heart of downtown San Antonio) – 2.8 miles
Alamo Heights, Texas – 4.5 miles
Alamodome – 3.0 miles
AT&T Center (Spurs!) – 2.4 miles
AT&T Main San Antonio Office – 4.1 miles
Austin, Texas – 77 miles
Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum – 4.9 miles
Boerne, Texas – 33 miles
Brackenridge Golf Course – 1.4 miles
Central Library – 2.7 miles
Central Market Grocery Store - 3.0 miles
Club Giraud – 2.7 miles
Convention Center – 2.4 miles
Dave and Busters – 8.9 miles
Dry Cleaning: Walking distance from the house – 0.2 miles
Fort Sam Houston Army Post – 1.6 miles
Fredericksburg, Texas – 72 miles
Geekdom – 3.0 miles
Greyhound Station – 2.8 miles
Hayes Street Bridge – 1.9 miles
Institute of Texan Cultures – 3.0 miles
Kerrville, Texas – 67 miles
King William/Southtown – 4.1 miles
La Cantera – 19 miles
Lackland Air Force Base – 14 miles
McFarlin Tennis Center - 3.2 miles
McNay Art Museum – 4.1 miles
Megabus Station – 2.1 miles
North Star Mall – 8.3 miles
Pearl Brewery – 1.0 miles
Rackspace – 7.8 miles
The Riverwalk (Pearl Brewery side) – 1.2 miles
San Antonio International Airport – 8.0 miles
San Antonio Botanical Garden – 2.7 miles
San Antonio College (SAC) – 3.0 miles
San Antonio Country Club – 4.3 miles
San Antonio Museum of Art – 1.8 miles
San Antonio Zoo – 3.2 miles
San Pedro Playhouse - 2.7 miles
SeaWorld – 19 miles
Six Flags – 18 miles
Southwest School of Art – 2.6 miles
Tobin Performing Arts Center – 2.4 miles
University of the Incarnate Word – 4.0 miles
University of Texas at San Antonio Downtown Campus – 3.4 miles
University of Texas at San Antonio Main Campus – 17 miles
Various restaurants: A few within walking distance (Ma Harper's, Tank's Pizza, and Johnny's Tex-Mex down the street) and many half a mile away
Trinity University – 3.2 miles
Weston Centre – 2.9 miles
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital is 2.2 mls. away
Alamo Heights Minor Emergency Clinic 6496 North New Braunfels Avenue is 4.5 mls. &
CVS Pharmacy 6470 North New Braunfels Avenue is 4.5 mls
In order to keep the cleaning fee at a minimum, we ask that:
* Ideally, all trash should be gathered and removed to the outside trash reciprocal, to include recyclables.
* All used towels, should be place in the large laundry basket in the bathroom to be laundered.
* Strip beds of linen only, and place in smaller laundry baskets.
* Please wash all dirty dishes. There is a scrubber brush for use that will aid in keeping dishes clean.
Proper use of outside space and common areas:
Please be mindful of muddy/wet clothing and shoes when it rains, as it could wear on the wood floors. If possible, please store them on the back patio. This includes any type of sporting equipment and items that might be harmful to the floors.
Pets may be allowed on a case-by-case basis with advance notification and approval by management - please send a message for details. (Pet Policy).
Rest assured, this place has amenities that go over the top to make your stay as comfortable and pleasant as possible. Should you find you forgot something, please feel free to reach out to us to see if we might have what you need or be able to take care of that for you.
Deposit is required, but we do not have access to the funds until we make a claim and then only through mediation with Airbnb.
Lastly, please do a thorough walk through before departing to ensure you didn't forget anything and that all nonessential appliances have been turned off.
Please report a maintenance issues as soon as possible so that the necessary action can be taken on it.
The No-No's - not much:
No parties are allowed, unless pre-approved as an event.
No smoking, except on the patio where designated.
Real candles not allowed, but some flickering battery-operated candles are available.