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[3% CashBack] Best VRBO Vacation Rentals On Austin 6th Street, Texas - Updated 2020

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Experience true downtown living in Austin, Texas, by picking accommodations on the famous 6th Street. Dance away to live music and catch the newest flick at Alamo Drafthouse. These accommodations grant you direct access to one of the most popular streets in the ‘Live Music Capitol of the World’ where there are countless bars and restaurants within walking distance. You will most likely walk to most of the places of interest but easy access to Pedicabs, taxis, MetroRapid line, and the light rail system will guarantee that you can commute in no time. While these vacation rentals are the perfect launchpads for those who want to explore vibrant Downtown Austin, do take note that they may be a tad noisy for the bars, restaurants, and music venues are often open till late at night. If you are down to experience staying in the heart of Austin’s eclectic music scene and bustling nightlife, check out the following list of VRBO accommodations on Austin 6th Street.

1. Modern suite in the heart of downtown Austin (from USD 487)

Here you have a corner suite located right in the heart of vibrant downtown Austin. It overlooks the historic Sixth Street and the Driskill Hotel. This loft can comfortably accommodate up to eight guests and is ideal for large groups of family and friends. The place is clean, well-stocked and comfortable. The host also adds small touches by providing you with everything you need and more, such as face cleansing wipes and earplugs.

Modern Corner Suite w Amazing views of 6th St + Downtown. Walking Score 99.
Austin, TX, US
8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

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2. Accommodation with access to a gym (from USD 281)

This beautiful room boasts a fantastic view of the city. It is clean and organized and has all of the amenities you will need. The room is perfect for four people, with the addition of the pull-out couch. You may look forward to lounging in the pool on the eighth floor that comes with a city view. The accommodation is very central and you can walk to plenty of places. If you are looking for a place to stay in Austin, get this luxurious room with a beautiful view!

Enjoyable 1BR w/ Gym + Pool in Downtown Austin
14 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Also the listing states there is cable and a smart TV
carpet in closet around the bed etc )
the earplugs stated in the listing that would be provided by the host were indeed not
The four of us unanimously Loved the apartment and unanimously were disappointed in the management
The room was perfect for 4 people with the addition of the pull-out couch
Cleanliness:
I loved this property as it was centrally located had great facilities and was well kept and presented
The condo was very clean
no response for over 24hours
Fabulous view of the city Centrally located Very clean and comfortable
Host:
I had to text them the morning of for check in instructions
For instance I received no communication prior to arrival
The management company is very responsive to texts
well decorated easy to access
The condo was very well maintained and we all felt very safe as you cannot get anywhere without the key fob
Location:
The condo is located in a great area Close to many places
but it was still a little pricey but
and we were nervous about parking but easily located the less expensive lots and street parking for quick returns to the apartment
but it did not bother us a bit
great views and the location is perfect
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3. An elegant apartment with pool access (from USD 99)

Here you have an elegantly decorated suite located smack in the middle of Downtown Austin and just a short ride away from the famous Sixth Street. This spacious vacation rental contains all that you could possibly require for a wonderful stay, such as a well-stocked kitchen as well as shower and laundry supplies. If you are on a work trip, this apartment was designed to help you think at your best. With bright expansive spaces and complimentary high-speed WiFi, you will have everything you need to be your most productive.

Elegant 1BR w/ Pool + Gym in Downtown Austin
21 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Plenty of towels and a comfortable bed
The kitchen was equipped with everything you would need in order to cook some basic meals
There is an open air rooftop pool lounge that throws parties with dance music right next door and a bar across the street with an open air stage with live music
The 18th floor 1 bedroom apt was ideal
They provided coffee which is a nice touch Nice walk-in closet off of bathroom with pool towels & sunblock provided
Cleanliness:
The apartment is elegantly decorated and super clean
The interior was beautifully decorated and immaculately clean
The unit was very stylish spacious and very clean
Host:
The unit was well stocked
We thought the apartment was very nice
Great location and beautiful building Very well stocked with kitchen shower and laundry supplies
We did not use the pool or gym
8th floor sun deck and infinity pool is fabulous Directly below the apt at street level is the west-6th bar & nightlife which pulsates
Location:
It's in a great location close to many local bars and restaurants and a short walk to an amazing Wholefoods supermarket
The bars near the property are very loud
liquor store is about 2 blocks and of course bars/restaurants are steps away
The ear plugs were a great bonus
We rented the 3-day weekender B-Cycle pass with a docking station just 1 block over
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4. A condominium in a prime location (from USD 99)

This condominium is clean, quiet, and located just by downtown Austin. It is close enough to bars and restaurants to walk comfortably, yet removed from the craziness of downtown Sixth Street. The accommodation boasts an amazing view of the city and you get to enjoy the pool right below the balcony. The pool area is relaxing and perfectly maintained. You will feel right at home because the hosts even provide extra touches such as high-end shampoo, conditioner, body wash, make-up remover, and a white-noise machine.

Prime 1BR w/ Pool + Gym in Downtown Austin
27 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The only disappointment was the view was not the same
I mentioned to the management that one of the orange chairs is broken and could not be used
The chairs were reported on earlier reviews
modern building extremely clean everything you would want from pool-workout room-modern feel in the apt
The other is really not comfortable and you can feel the springs
Cleanliness:
The condo was clean and had everything we needed
clean and beautifully decorated this apartment is Location was also spectacular
In addition I left a shirt in the dryer and the staff collected it and mailed it to me
The location is great and the condo was very clean
Host:
There was also only one key/fob for the two of us
These are all simple fixes
When we arrived our vacation rental had not been cleaned
The apartment was in a great location for experiencing all the many neighborhoods music spots museums and public art with a ton of walking (and Lyfts)
so I expected them to be fixed or replaced NOT
Location:
This downtown condo was amazing Located perfectly by downtown Austin with bars and restaurants surrounding the property
It is close enough to bars and restaurants to walk comfortably yet removed from the craziness of downtown sixth street
so you can stay removed if you'd like walking distance to a ton of restaurants bars and whole foods for grocery shopping other great amenities like a pool that i didn't get to try out
The unit is in a perfect location and is quite nice Please give it just a bit of attention
We were blown away by how quaint
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5. Apartment in an upscale neighborhood (from USD 73)

Live it up in this upscale two-bedroom apartment with two bathrooms in Austin’s up and coming neighborhood. There are tall ceilings, plush decor, chic furniture and resort-style amenities in this apartment. Air-conditioning, laundry facilities, and television will be available. Here, you get to enjoy the quiet of an old-neighborhood replete with green spaces and tall trees, along with easy access to downtown’s famous music venues. Come home to a resort-style pool, a rooftop lounge with skyline views, sundecks, and courtyards!

Lounge in style at E6's poolside cabanas
60 reviews
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment has wonderful amenities
The beds were super comfortable
although we did not do any cooking
The key fobs took a bit of getting use to
The kitchen was cool to look at but very sparse
Cleanliness:
This place was perfectly appointed for what we needed Very spacious bedrooms and bathrooms
The apartment was clean and perfect for our group of 4
This apartment was very nice and clean
Host:
and the oven was broken
Very clean & nice Loved the location Would totally consider again
Spacious condo with some nice amenities (pool games bbq area etc) - walkable neighborhood with coffee groceries and a few good food options close by
so we were awakened in the middle of the night after the bars had closed
The garage door opener is also the fob to get into the work out room and roof top deck
Location:
There are cool bars in the neighborhood worth visiting
this place is a one stop shop close to lots of good food and drinks
The beds were very comfy Close to restaurants and groceries
Some noise from the near by light rail - but overall a clean comfortable place to stay
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6. A plush home close to many attractions (from USD 99)

Do consider this cozy and well-furnished unit within walking distance to many of Austin’s great attractions. The host has paid a lot of attention to details, and you get to use a white-noise machine and earplugs to block out the city noise. The bed is comfortable and you get to enjoy the view of the city on the balcony. You will have access to amenities such as the gym, washer, and dryer, for your convenience and comfort.

Private 1BR/1BA | WiFi+ Gym | Downtown
12 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Spacious one bedroom Well equipped kitchen
I had to text the management to do that for me
There was left out half and half containers by the coffee machine
but I ruined my first cup of coffee when using the provided half and half Luckily the seven management provides non-perishable alternatives - There was no way to adjust the temperature from heat t...
The only things I noticed off about the unit: -
Cleanliness:
The apartment and facilities were awesome
Decorated wonderfully and so comfortable
Host:
We contact the property management company who wet very responsive and said that housekeeping would take care of all the above; however they never came
Ultimately Parallel Properties compensated us for both nights which was very generous
We had continuos problems with the wifi and only had the ability to watch TV intermittently
excellent Washer dryer a big plus for our week
Lyric was very responsive & easy to deal with
Location:
I loved the gym and the neighborhood
stay A bit noisy at night because of all the bars on 6th street but white noise machine eliminated that problem Would stay here again
You can adjust the temperature setting but cannot switch modes
Overall had a great stay and loved the location and view However the parking situation was not ideal
In addition there seemed to be an intention to provide shampoo conditioner and bath soap
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7. A quaint apartment in Downtown Austin (from USD 102)

Fancy a lovely apartment in the perfect location? Pick this quaint apartment in Downtown Austin and you can walk to almost all the popular sites. All the directions from the property managers were easy to follow and having all the information in your email will make checking in a breeze. The apartment has everything you need for your stay, and you will be able to cook breakfast easily. There are plenty of towels, a comfortable bed, and a wonderful view. The building is gorgeous and secure, and everyone who works in the building is friendly. Grab this vacation rental before it’s too late!

Quaint 1BR w/ Pool + Gym in Downtown Austin
15 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The living room curtain rod was down in corner (the brackets had pulled out of wall and curtains folded in hall closet could not be hung)
despite the fact that there are holes in the bedroom wall clearly indicating a TV was once there and removed
The unit is tastefully appointed and fairly roomy
If you like to watch TV in bed - not possible Building feels pretty secure - concierge is usually on first floor but not always If the ownership fixes the unit and updates the directions in manu...
luckily I didn't make the mistake of parking in the public garage and having to pay There is only one TV - only in living room -
Cleanliness:
Condo was nicely furnished and very clean
Host:
We had an issue with a new lock when we arrived
While mostly stocked well for cooking and bath needs
that was walkable or quick drive to most destinations
As advertised Only negative is some mold in the grout of the shower
so it never gets too hot and you can see the sunset too Eighth floor work out terrace
Location:
There is also a pool available to the complex which provides a beathtaking view of the city skape
Great apartment Easy walk to many attractions
The condo is in a great location - basically market district where low rise buildings are the code - so open expansive views of green streets and historic buildings with a balcony on the north side
Condo was close to everything in the downtown area
The building pool is amazing
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8. A tranquil accommodation in the central area (from USD 280)

This absolutely gorgeous apartment is located in the central area and oozes terrific vibes. It has air-conditioning, heater, washer, dryer, television, WiFi, pool and gym access. If you’re looking to stay in a fancy and well-furnished accommodation, this vacation rental is just what you are looking for. With good location and amenities, be sure to snag this apartment before it’s too late.

Tranquil 1BR w/ Gym + Pool in Downtown Austin
2 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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9. A humble nest in the heart of Austin (from USD 75)

Make this cozy apartment your home away from home. This accommodation is simply perfect for a young couple, a small family, or a business traveler. It is at a walking distance to bars, restaurants and coffee shops in the Holly Street district and an easy (car or bike) ride to Rainy Street, East Sixth Street, and Downtown Austin. This small one-bed one-bathroom apartment has a kitchenette, closet space, and a bedroom that resembles a tree house. While the apartment is attached to the house, it has its own entrance and is equipped with speedy WiFi.

Sweet nest in the heart of East Austin
43 reviews
House 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Only downside is its up a large flight of stairs
It was just like the pictures and the home owners were wonderful
we did not notice in the listing that there was no cable tv
The air conditioner was our only issue
Nice to have your own little place while visiting
Cleanliness:
The apartment was very clean
it was very clean and well kept
The space was clean and decorated perfectly
Everything was lovely had everything we needed
Nice clean and spacious apartment
Host:
They said the thermostat said 71
We could not have been more thrilled with the location
We greatly appreciated the ice packs in the freezer for taking lunch with us to business meetings
The owner was amazing and reached out several times prior to my trip to make sure I had all the information I needed
The host communicated well with me to make sure we were comfortable and that all of our needs were met
Location:
Austin Walking distance to many restaurants and bars
It's also close to parks and downtown
Very convenient place to stay near downtown
We were able to access the convention center within minutes Not too far from the airport Bottom line
It is also fairly central - a 7-10 min scooter ride to downtown pubs
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Look forward to having a great vacation in the lively city of Austin

Have a good browse through this list of accommodations for staying on the Sixth Street is sure to be of great convenience to you when you are traveling to the popular spots of vibrant Downtown Austin.

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