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Stunning Luxury Townhome in Museum Dist-SPECIALS$$

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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Stay at the Museum! The Museum House has 1650+ sqft on 3 stories. The *ENTRANCE LEVEL* features a large living area with walls of artwork, a wood burning fireplace, high ceilings, comfortable leather furnishings, a huge 55' flat screen TV featuring Dish Network with 250 channels. The adjoining dining area has a glass table with 4 chairs and a small bar-area with 2 bar stools looking into the kitchen, a gourmet equipped kitchen with Cuisinart microwave/oven, Jenn-Air stove and dishwasher, toaster an 2 coffee makers. There is a KEURIG Coffee system with free K-Cups for your Coffee or Tea enjoyment or you may use our traditional filter coffee maker. On this floor you also find an office area with a large executive desk in case you have some work to do There is also desktop computer f...Stay at the Museum! The Museum House has 1650+ sqft on 3 stories. The *ENTRANCE LEVEL* features a large living area with walls of artwork, a wood burning fireplace, high ceilings, comfortable leather furnishings, a huge 55' flat screen TV featuring Dish Network with 250 channels. The adjoining dining area has a glass table with 4 chairs and a small bar-area with 2 bar stools looking into the kitchen, a gourmet equipped kitchen with Cuisinart microwave/oven, Jenn-Air stove and dishwasher, toaster an 2 coffee makers. There is a KEURIG Coffee system with free K-Cups for your Coffee or Tea enjoyment or you may use our traditional filter coffee maker. On this floor you also find an office area with a large executive desk in case you have some work to do There is also desktop computer for your use and you can print your boarding pass. Enjoy free WIFI, an iPOD docking station with speakers and DISH cable TV and a Wifi game console. You will find a washer and dryer and an iron for your needs. The *OPEN UPSTAIRS* overlooks the living/dinning area and features a comfortable queen-size bed and a full bath with shower. For more than 4 guests there is a queen-size raised airbed available upon request. *DOWNSTAIRS* is the master bedroom with a stunning king size Versage bed and dresser with a 'Simmons Beauty Rest' mattress which has a 3 inch topper and premium linens. The bathroom has a large round Jacuzzi bathtub (enjoy!) and a separate shower. The *BACK YARD* is open for our guest from 1 pm to 5 pm by request each day. Here you can enjoy the huge pool, relax on the lounge chairs and soak up in the hot tub. The Museum House is light and bright with high ceilings and blinds on windows for privacy. Since artwork is displayed on several levels and shelves, the Museum House may not suitable for children under 6 years. For liability reasons the Museum House is not suitable for parties or events.. Located in an exclusive area, the Museum House has a private entrance, 3 stories with 2 small balconies in an unbelievable location, location, location! Let's talk about what surrounds this jewel: For museum lovers and outdoor attractions: Houston's world famous museums and attractions which are in *WALKING DISTANCE*: Museum of Fine Arts Houston Contemporary Arts Museum Houston Natural Science Museum, The Cockrell Butterfly Museum IMAX Planetarium Houston's Children Museum (rated #1 in the US) Holocaust Museum Hotel ZAZA (for Sunday brunch, Happy Hour and an unforgettable dinner) Miller outdoor theater with summer performances (I'll tell you how to get free tickets, or just take a blanked, a bottle of wine, some cheese and enjoy the performance on the hill). The Menil Collection The Rothko Chapel Rice University Art Gallery The Jung Center of Houston (1 block) all in about a few feet to 1 mile radius and in easy walking distance - leave your car parked at the Museum House and enjoy what Houston has to offer on foot. Coming for Downtown business or a Convention? Downtown and the George R. Brown Convention Center is just a short 3 miles away and you can take the Light Rail (in walking distance) to several Downtown Stations. It's nice not to have parking hassle in Downtown! The Engery Corridor is only a short Freeway drive away. Want to enjoy Houston's Performing Arts? The Theater District, including the Wortham Center for Opera and Ballet, Jones Hall for our famous Symphony, Alley Theater, Hobby Theater for the Performing Arts and Music Hall for Musicals - all located in Downtown and about 3 miles from the Museum House. Want to see your sports team? Minute Maid Baseball Stadium The new MLS Soccer Stadium Houston Toyota Center Reliant Football Stadium and the home of the largest Rodeo in the World (February) all stadiums are less than 4 miles from the house and most can be reached via light rail which is walking distance. Are you coming for Medical treatment or visiting a patient? You found the ideal and perfect location: M.D. Anderson , St. Lukes, Memorial, Texas Heart institute, Texas Children Hospital and the Medical Center are all just 2 miles away and can be easily reached with light rail (only 3 stations). So, leave your car at the Museum House and don't worry about finding a spot in the labyrinth of parking garages in the Medical Center. Love to Shop? It takes you only a short 6 mile drive to the world famous Galleria and the Houston Design Center. We also have plenty of outlet stores which are a few miles away along the Freeways. Beach? In less than an hour you are in Galveston and ready to enjoy this charming Seaport. How far is it from the Airport? Intercontinental (IAH) - 23 miles, Hobby (HOU) - 12 miles Other points of interest near by: Memorial Park, Greenway Plaza, Uptown Park, Montrose Area restaurants and bars. If you arrive late, I am happy to get the groceries you need and I just leave the receipt with you.. The Museum House is in a very quiet residential setting and away from traffic in the most perfect location you can find. More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Hot Tub
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
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Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
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Hans R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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For museum lovers and outdoor attractions: Houston's world famous museums and attractions which are in WALKING DISTANCE: Museum of Fine Arts (just 700 feet) Houston Contemporary Arts Museum (just around the corner) Houston Natural Science Museum, The Cockrell Butterfly Museum IMAX Planetarium Houston's Children Museum (rated #1 in the US) Holocaust Museum Hotel ZAZA (for Sunday brunch, Happy Hour and an unforgettable dinner) Miller outdoor theater with summer performances (I'll tell you how to get free tickets, or just take a blanked, a bottle of wine, some cheese and enjoy the performance on the hill). The Menil Collection The Rothko Chapel Rice University Art Gallery The Jung Center of Houston (1 block) all in about a few feet to 1 mile radius and in easy WALKING DISTANCE - leave your...
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