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Hancock Guest Cottages

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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We spent a week at Rachel's Hancock modern house for our daughter's wedding celebration. There was plenty of space for our 5 adults and 2 kids. House was well stocked and very clean. Rachel was a pleasure to deal with. Would definitely return.

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Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We visited Austin to attend our son's graduation from UT. There were four of us - my husband and myself, our adult son and his wife.The house was perfect! Close to the university and the grocery was super close. The guest cottage had a well equipped kitchen and sleeping quarters. The only thing better would be if we hadn't had...

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Thank Jill1538
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

We visited Austin for our cousin/nephew's wedding. This well laid out house with fun modern decor was a great place to congregate and relax while we popped back and forth to different wedding related events. The house has concrete floors throughout and a fun modern feel. It has a nice size vaulted family room area with cool modern fixtures a...

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Washington, DC
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Our recent stay was at the "Guest Nest", the studio apartment cottage at the rear of the Hancock property. After much searching for Austin accommodation, this was the winner in terms of price and was certainly a good value. It has a stripped-down, Austin 'industrial quirky chic' feeling; lots of plywood and metal and hard surfaces. The studio setup makes...

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Toronto
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Hancock Cottage's are an excellent choice over a hotel in Austin. Good location. Quick access to SoCo and lower streets. Fair amount of Car2go's near by. Not as many as in the core but that's wxpected. Nice to have your own kitchen and ensuite for each room. Beds were decent but a little soft for my likening. Nice private back...

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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 24 February 2015

A wonderful cottage in a fun part of Austin! The cottage is perfectly stocked with everything you need - a full kitchen, laundry, internet, tv, dvd, two bedrooms and baths. The neighborhood is extremely walkable with fun restaurants and coffee shops. The internet was very fast. My husband was able to work remotely. The sun room made a perfect office...

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Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 19 February 2015

No matter what your doing in Austin, you need to stay in one of the Hancock Cottages properties. The owner has thought of, and accounted for every detail. It truly feels like home away from home. Everything is fresh, clean, modern, and comfortable. The properties are nestled among great neighborhoods on the north-central Austin with ease of access to the...

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Thank Adam L
Vashon, Washington
Reviewed 11 February 2015

If you're looking for an Austin area home in a wonderful neighborhood, where great care has been taken in attending to all the details so that you will feel completely at home, then you will love Hancock Guest Cottages. We were fortunate to stay in the beautifully decorated and fabulously furnished "Hancock Modern". Every room, every closet, every cupboard was...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 February 2015

I stayed for a month. No car needed. The bus stop is around the corner and the HEB only seconds away. The studio has everything I needed for my stay. It's bigger than it looks at the pictures. The furniture and decoration is very tasteful. Rachel and Nick very nice and helpful people. I had a great time in Austin....

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2015

I stayed alone in the Hancock Loft Hideaway on East 43rd Street for three and a half months. I was travelling from the UK to study for a semester on a scholarship at UT. The loft hideaway is just fantastic. It was a lot bigger in real life that it appeared on the online photographs which was a pleasant surprise...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Hancock Cottages Austin are perfect for SXSW, ACL, F1 Races, UT games, graduations, weddings, and family gatherings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hancock Guest Cottages

Address: 1009 E. 43rd, Austin, TX 78751-4415
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: $176 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“These are private homes and all of the rooms in each property are lovely with their own distinctive quality”
  • Great kitchen facilities, cookware and plates. Nearby grocery stores to cook food for the family
  • Counter top eating area with comfortable stools
161louis, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The bed is very low so it may be difficult for people with back issues to get in and out of bed.”
lucym448, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There's a grill in the back yard:-)”
jerryg258, 13 Jun 2014 | Read review
“The queen-sized bed is comfy but be aware-it's a low-to-the-ground platform bed.”
hamletjay, 9 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We really loved our stay but I do recommend bringing your own pillows if you happen to be like me and are a little particular about the comforts of home! The guest nest is perfect and secluded with its own little patio, very private.”
allief688, 2 Aug 2013 | Read review
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