The Upper Story-Austin, Texas

Experience East Austin at The Upper Story

About the Space

Why is this the best airbnb vacation rental in East Austin?

The house is a duplex, but you will have the UPPER STORY to yourself. The gated yard feels private while you are just steps away from hip bars and restaurants. With the street side deck shaded by one of the grand trees that are signature to the surrounding Holly Neighborhood, you are right in the action allowing you to Experience East Austin without even living the comfort of your weekend home.

In  a city like Austin, you may want to stay up late and wake up early so you need that place to recharge and take an occasional nap. The Upper Story is the perfect headquarters with its colorful design and modern yet comfortable furnishings and amenities. Get a good night’s sleep in our hotel quality Brooklinen sheets, get ready for the day or a night out with televisions in every room equipped with all of your streaming services, cable on demand and Spotify subscription.

Don’t forget the very functional and beautiful outdoor spaces such as a street facing deck with room to eat, work or do a workout as well as the side yard equipped with a grill and places to have a cup of coffee or drink with your housemates. We hope you enjoy the best vacation airbnb rental in East Austin.

Our Guide to the City

Everything you need to Experience Austin

Daily Do

Itineraries for whatever type trip you are having: Girls trip, Guys Trip, Couples Trip and everything in between

Its not a best of list… its an everything list by category, drinks, food trucks, dinner, shopping and beyond

Experience the city one neighborhood at a time. Eavh area has its own unique personality and vibe, find your match with our neighborhood profiles

With more than 300 days of sunshine in Austin, there are plenty of options to enjoy the outdoors. Great parks, chances to get on the water, biking and swimming.

Top 10 list: East Austin

Experience East Austin while staying at The Upper Story AirBnB Vacation Rental

  1. Happy Hour at Lichas
  2. Visit Something Cool Studios
  3. Thursday night social bike ride
  4. Two step at White Horse
  5. Pool pass at East Austin Hotel
  6. Dance at the Volstead
  7. Have a beer at Lazarus
  8. Catch a show at The Scoot Inn
  9. Grab food at East Side Kings and a drink at The Liberty
  10. Brunch at Sawyer and Co
Street view from near the best airbnb vacation rental in East Austin, Texas
Illustration Map showing location of the best airbnb vacation rental in East Austin, Texas

The neighborhood

Explore East Austin

Welcome to East Austin, more specifically the Holly Neighborhood. Take a walk through the neighborhood as the houses, trees and close proximity to a beautiful park and the water truly make it special.

Let’s break it down a bit: E Cesar Chavez and E 6th St (Sixth street is a complex subject so let’s break it down: Lamar to Congress is West 6th, Congress to 35 is Dirty 6th and 35 to Chicon is E 6th) are the main attractions in regard to restaurants and bars with some further destinations like Webberville, Rosewood, E 12th St and Manor nearby.

We have put together a map of the city broken down by the activity or vibe you are looking for, both for the city as a whole link and just the East Side.

Its all very easy while you stay at the best AirBnB vacation rental in East Austin!

Embed Yourself in East Austin

This newly renovated bungalow is located in East Austin neighborhood