9 Homes You Wish You Could Stay In During SXSW

It’s that time of year again where everyone is gearing up for the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festival, the world’s largest gathering of creative professionals from interactive, film and music industries that lasts for 10 straight days. If you’re traveling from out of town, making housing reservations is a-must, and while Austin boasts some of the finest hotels, this is a collection of homes that you wish had been available for reserving.

98 San Jacinto Blvd #1902 | Listed at $2,495,000 | Russell Martin 

Located on the 19th floor of the Four Seasons Residences, this luxury condominium is just a few steps from Lady Bird Lake and less than a 5 minute walk to the Austin Convention Center. Watch bats emerge from under the Congress Bridge and the University of Texas tower glow orange each sunset from the private balcony. Inside, the 2,692 square feet includes two bedrooms, three bathrooms and three living areas. The residence amenities include a rooftop pool with breathtaking views, skyline entertainment room, commercial kitchen and private library.

2703 Maria Anna Road | Listed at $1,600,000 | Jeannette Spinelli 

Situated in Tarrytown, this Maria Anna gem is less than 5 miles from downtown and delivers a sleek, transitional aesthetic of natural materials and verdant foliage. Wisely designed with open rooms and high ceilings, the layout is perfect for entertaining friends and family. This home was fully remodeled, is located within walking distance to schools, dining and shopping, and boasts a private backyard with pool.

703 Bouldin Avenue | Listed at $1,350,000 | Eric Copper

Located in the heart of Bouldin in Austin’s hottest and trendiest zip code, 78704, this ultra-modern home is less than 2 miles from the Convention Center. Raising the bar with superior construction and cutting-edge energy standards, it boasts clean lines and sophisticated simplicity with serene, light-filled ambiance. Surrounded by mature trees on a private lot, you can relax while enjoying the pool, custom-designed mosaic waterfall and pool bath.

1529 Barton Springs Road | Listed at $1,150,000 | Sharman Reed 

Less than two miles from the Austin Convention Center, this luxury condominium offers the utmost convenience, especially for the SXSW festival. Enjoy being within walking distance to Zilker, SoCo, downtown and Lady Bird Lake. Inside the gorgeous condo, you’ll enjoy wood floors, an open floor plan, master suite with two walk-in closets and private balcony, and a side yard big enough for a dinner part or playscape.

98 San Jacinto Blvd #2503 | Listed at $865,000 | Eric Copper 

Offering the utmost convenience, unrivaled luxury and internationally acclaimed service, this luxury condo is located inside the Four Seasons Residences, a mere 5 minute walk to the Austin Convention Center and even less to Lady Bird Lake. Sleek and arguably one of the best one-bed floor plans, this unit features 1,060 square feet and a 200+ square foot covered terrace. Spoil yourself with lavish conveniences including 24 hour concierge, resident and guest valet, rooftop pool, library and more.

908 15th Street | Listed at $735,900 | Ana Swanson

Less than 2 miles from the Austin Convention Center, this new home in Swede Hill boasts amazing views of downtown, the Capitol and the University of Texas tower while being within walking distance to the Frank Erwin Center and more. The interior of the home features a gourmet kitchen with island, granite and milestone counters, stainless steel appliances and more. The master bedroom showcases a lavish ensuite bathroom with double vanity, walk-in shower and walk-in closet. In the evenings or on the weekends, relax on the covered back patio with private yard.

1122 Colorado Street | Listed at $444,900 | Ana Swanson 

This exclusive condominium is less than an 10 minute drive to the Convention Center and features panoramic views of the Capitol and University of Texas tower. Its spacious and open floor plan offers ample natural light and amazing views from each window. A pool, covered community gathering area, gym and much more are included!

222 West Avenue | Listed at $399,000 | Liz Newell

Less than one mile away, this clean and pristine studio offers unobstructed views of Town Lake and Downtown Austin. Enjoy high-end finishes, recessed lighting, floor-to-ceiling windows, remote roller shade, California Closets, soft close cabinetry and more. It features amazing walkability to places such as Trader Joe’s, coffee shops, restaurants, bars, Town Lake and more. Luxurious amenities of The Seaholm include Dog Park and washing station, gym, heated pool and more!

1601 5th Street  | Listed at $385,000 | Desmond Milvenan

Nestled in the heart of Austin’s hip Eastside, this contemporary condo is about a mile from the SXSW festival. High ceilings, windows and natural light abound. There is no carpet throughout, only wood or cement flooring. The unit comes with two reserved, covered parking spots and a community dog park. By walking out the back door, you can enjoy views of the garden area, grill and gated parking areas.

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