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Park Lane Guest House

221 Park Lane, Austin, TX 78704
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Richardson, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't even know where to start. Everything about the Park Lane Guest House is perfect! Initially we just wanted a place to stay while we explored Austin but we loved our accommodations so much we found it difficult to leave and ended up starting our days exploring later than planned. My husband and I stayed in the Garden Cottage,... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

After our festival visit the nicest place to relax. Architectural jewel off the hectic city with many details which it is a matter to discover. The hosts are always there without being meddlesome. Thanks for everything, Arne + Arne

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New Braunfels, Texas
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

My husband and I stayed one night in December, 2013. We stayed in the Vickie Suite, which is a small house where the bed is in a loft. What a wonderful night we had. The suite is extremely clean and cozy. The bed was soft and warm. The breakfast the next morning (brought to us in our suite) was nothing... More

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parklaneguesthouse, Owner at Park Lane Guest House, responded to this review

We're delighted to read that you and your husband enjoyed your stay, Bev! Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us. We love hearing from you, and are so appreciative of your support. It was an absolute pleasure to welcome you to Austin, and we're already looking forward to hosting you again. Come back soon!... More

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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79 reviews 79 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We are so glad we decided to stay here while visiting Austin for the first time. We stayed in the Carriage House which opens to the pool. Comfy bed, very relaxing room. Wonderful breakfast in the morning made from super fresh eggs from hens that also live onsite. Easy to walk to SoCo, downtown, great restaurants nearby. Wonderful time!

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parklaneguesthouse, Owner at Park Lane Guest House, responded to this review

We're so glad you decided to stay with us too, Janet! We love to show travelers all that Austin has to offer, and are so pleased to hear you had a wonderful time in our lovely hometown. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience — we're so grateful for the support. Do keep us in mind if... More

Houston, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

I stayed at Park Lane Guest House during a business trip to Austin. Everything exceeded my expectations! Shakti was a warm and gracious host who catered to any need I had. I am gluten sensitive and Shakti provided me gorgeous, delicious meals that addressed my food issues. Shakti upgraded me to the Carriage House which was a wonderful place to... More

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We chose the Park Lane Guest House based on the fantastic reviews here, and we were not disappointed. Shakti is a gracious and helpful host who made our visit comfortable in every way. Our stay in Austin began with a stormy day and the Carriage House was the perfect place to relax and enjoy some down time from our road... More

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parklaneguesthouse, Owner at Park Lane Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you kindly, Meena, for your glowing review! We're so glad to hear you noticed all the loving touches we've put into our guest houses. After all, we do it with you (and the planet) in mind! We're so happy you'd be eager to come back. Keep us in your thoughts when you're planning the route for your next road... More

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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

My friend and I stayed for two nights and could not of asked for more. From the beautiful and warm cottages to the delicious organic breakfast which is brought to your room in morning. We stayed in the large cottage, which is decorated in a homely country cottage style. The hosts have not forgotten the small details that make a... More

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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

Beware, this facility has a 14 day cancellation policy and they are NOT flexible even due to a medical situation. They say that if they can rent your room, they will not charge you, but obviously, you have to take their word for it !!! We were charged full price for the 3 nights that we were going to stay... More

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parklaneguesthouse, Owner at Park Lane Guest House, responded to this review

We know that travelers have lots of choices when coming to Austin and are so happy when they choose Park Lane. We do ask our Guests to review and sign off on our Cancellation policy before confirming their reservation. We also recognize the disappointment of having to cancel a special trip in the last minute. Happily , we were able... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

A quiet oasis where they have thought of everything. Very comfortable rooms and so tranquil to sit outside and relax in the garden after a crazy workday. Breakfast is always delicious and the location just of S. Congress can't be beat for walking to dinner, music, and ice cream!

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

The Park Lane Guest House is perfectly located off S. Congress. It is beautiful and peaceful. The breakfast was beyond delicious...so fresh. Shakti, the hostess, was delightful, full of helpful information and answered all of our questions. We will be back!

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Address: 221 Park Lane, Austin, TX 78704
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Location: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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Park Lane, an eco urban oasis located in the heart of the historic SoCo district and walking distance to downtown, our guest house offers elegantly appointed private cottages. Swim in our natural pool, relax in the shade of the live oak trees and enjoy full organic vegetarian breakfast in the comfort of your cottage or on your private deck. Just a short walk to South Congress Avenue puts you in the heart of the excitement. Shop local, eat and drink in some Austin's fine eateries or enjoy the international food trailers. You can even listen to live music under the stars. Our bed and breakfast is conveniently located to the Texas State Capitol, the Austin Convention Center, Lady Bird Lake hike and bike trails and just 2 miles from the University of Texas and Zilker Park. Come for the weekend, an exclusive getaway or an extended stay. Experience one of the best kept secrets in Austin.Park Lane Guest House: more than a place to rest your head, we're a place to rest your soul. ... more   less 
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