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Brava House Bed And Breakfast

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1108 Blanco Street, Austin, TX 78703 (Formerly Southard House)
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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were so lucky to find this B and B. Nick was a wealth of information about what to do and where to go! Our room was large and lovely. Loved our breakfast every morning. Austin is a great town and this is the perfect location for getting around town!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this place - the breakfasts, the host, our room, morning greetings from the kitties, welcome beverages in the fridge, etc. Plus, location truly is perfect. Quiet (and pretty) neighborhood, but close to downtown.

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Thank Karen G
Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Nice innkeeper Nick, but not willing to open the singular breakfast hour for a business traveler. No to go meal or coffee cup. Heat in Fitzgerald suite requires living room door to bed room stay open or very uneven heat. I have allergies to cats and dog and missed the fact they were in the dining area. Not... More 

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Nick K, Owner at Brava House Bed And Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so sorry that you did not feel the accommodations to met your needs. Upon arrival you did tell me that you would be leaving at 7:30 a.m. and if I remember correctly I told you that if you would like to come for an early coffee that would be fine I also offered to leave (coffee, yogurt and fruit... More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

The room was big, cozy and clean and the host, Nick, was a big help for giving us some insight to Austin and tips of where to go. There was a book in the room with personal reviews/recommendations on where to eat which was like a little bible to us when we were deciding on our meals. Breakfast was great,... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

I stayed at the Brava House for 3 nights and had a terrific experience. The room was large and lovely, with very nice furnishings. It definitely felt like a home. The host, Nick, was very helpful in terms of telling me about nearby stores and restaurants (of which there are many - the Brava House is very well located) as... More 

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W. Orange, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Brava House is located in a nice quiet neighborhood convenient to downtown Austin. Don't expect deluxe and you will love the accommodations. It is a great value. Our room was clean, bed was comfortable, ceiling fan was nice, and amenities in bathroom were welcome. Breakfast was great, even thought it wasn't the big weekend breakfast there was lots to eat...all... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

My boyfriend and I recently stayed here in Novemeber of 2015. The house and room were beautiful and Nick was an amazing host. If you like to walk, all of the major attractions downtown are within walking distance and it was nice to have a quiet place to stay when we were done with the hustle and bustle downtown. If... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

The Brava House is the ideal place to stay in Austin. The Monroe Suite is huge, comfortable and spotlessly clean. The bed and sleeper sofa are super comfortable for our 3 night stay. Lots of great restaurants within walking distance. There is a huge Whole Foods store nearby which includes a huge variety of take out options (amazing salad bar).... More 

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Thank SMM1964
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

I stayed in the Van Gogh room (comfortable, clean and well furnished, fridge included) around the F1 Grand Prix weekend and Brava House was perfect for my needs. It's in a lovely, historic, quiet neighbourhood but only 30 minutes' walk away from bustling Downtown (there are buses that can take you there too). Nick was really helpful, advising me on... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Great hospitality, lovely neighbourhood. The room was clean and comfortable in a very nice period property. Excellent information/local knowledge on cool places to eat and drink was provided! Breakfast was served in a separate garden room and was refreshingly different (including avocado and egg served on wholegrain toast). I would highly recommend a visit.

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