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Casa Kenwood Guesthouses

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed here with two girlfriends. We all loved the spacious and interestingly crafted Studio Azul. It is located in a nice residential neighborhood , but we easily walked to the shops and restaurants on Congress Avenue. When it was too hot to walk we took a short cab ride (5 minutes) to the downtown area and enjoyed all...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My husband and I spent 3 nights in Studio Azul. We had a lovely time in Austin and enjoyed Casa Kenwood as our home away from home. This is for sure a funky place, which was exactly what we were looking for while staying in Austin. Although it is located in a neighborhood, the location was very close and convenient...

Thank photopenguin
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Our 2 moms & 2 dots (twenty something daughters) had a fabulous reunion at Casa K. The Studio Azul was better than we expected. Arrived at dusk and our great space was prepped for our arrival, with glowing lamps and neon. The "barn door" window was open, letting in fresh perfect-weather-air. The bathroom was a hoot with colorful tile and...

1Thank bzee
Reviewed 7 August 2015

The Casa Kenwood guesthouses were a great idea for our stay during ACL. Everything is conveniently close and the care takers are very, very accomodating. Not to mention the ambiance of the place itself, it is CUTE. I would not hesitate to book a reservation at CKG next trip to Austin!

1Thank maurag123
ft worth, texas
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I hate to review this place , rather keep it all to myself.. but here goes. This was more than perfect for me . Super cool casita , owners on site . Beautiful grounds. Fun , Funky and clean , with everything you need and more. Close to the area i want to ,eat and shop in. Take you bike...

2Thank thehej
Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We have just returned from 4 nights at Casa Kenwood in Austin and we loved it! The property itself is incredible, so much to explore and enjoy outside. I wish the weather had been a bit warmer to sit outside a bit more than we did. There are two friendly dogs on site who provided us some cuddles everyday, loved...

3Thank Candice D
Los Ranchos, New Mexico
Reviewed 17 February 2015

My husband and I just got back from a 4 night stay in Austin. We wanted to stay someplace quiet, but within walking distance of South Congress and the river. Casita Roja was perfect. The property is serene and artistic, with an outdoor fireplace, waterfall, art in unexpected corners and generous christmas-tree lighting strung along pathways. Christine showed us around...

2Thank SaraKoenig
Satellite Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for our first trip to Texas. It is in a great location, close to downtown and south congress for shopping. There is an on site maitenance man. Our water wasn't working the second day and he came to fix it. We stayed in casa Roja which was perfect for 2 people. Never saw the owners but they...

3Thank Ericci19
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 30 October 2014

We were in town because my husband was playing a music festival down the street (imagine that!). A lot has already been said about this place, we absolutely loved it. So much so that we wanted to extend our stay by one night, but couldn't due to it being fully booked. Perfect central location, great neighborhood to walk around, walking...

3Thank zimandgir
casaowner, Owner at Casa Kenwood Guesthouses, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay, and thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us! We're working on integrating a system where you'll be able to see and book open dates directly on our website so stay tuned! We loved having you guys, you were the perfect guests! And we look forward to...

Reviewed 14 October 2014

My buddy and I stayed in the Casita Roja and were pleasantly surprised by the ambiance of the cottage and surrounds. Lots of birds and trees and stuff, with gorgeous landscaping and patio areas. The rooms are decorated very tastefully and all amenities in full working order, the reverse cycle a/c a must in Austin. I'd go out on a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Kenwood Guesthouses are one treehouse cabin (Casita Roja) and one cool "artist's" loft (Studio Azul) in the neighborhood of Travis Heights in Austin, Texas. We're not a hotel, not a bed and breakfast, and not a traditional vacation rental... We live on-site and we have two cool guesthouses and a great outdoor property that we are excited to share with travelers to Austin who are longing to discover a hint of that something special that makes Austin "weird." Visit Austin and still feel like you're home, not in a run-of-the-mill vanilla box! We're colorfully laid-back, we're artsy, we're pet friendly. There's a link to our website on this listing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Kenwood Guesthouses

Address: 1401 Kenwood Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2624
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: €124 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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Casa Kenwood Guesthouses Austin, Texas
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“Studio Azul is huge!”
photopenguin, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are levels in and out, which I love. Could be tricky for the old, drunk or unsteady. :)”
  • This is the view out the window I call
  • Colorful bathroom with pebble work filling up tiny spaces...so many materials and textures.
  • Plenty of room, even with couch/bed open. Small kitchen area is out of view.
bzee, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Casita Roja is more private than Studio Azul as it is at the rear of the property and detached from the owner's residence.”
adamc277, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We enjoyed the Studio Azul, but I am sure we would have been just as pleased with the casita roja. The Azul does fit more people though.”
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536savannag, 8 Oct 2014 | Read review
“If you don't want to sleep on cots, book a max of 4 people or book BOTH guesthouses and have the run of the place. :) Be prepared to hear everything that goes on in the bathroom.”
helenajose2014, 25 Jun 2014 | Read review
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