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2 beds
1 bath
1,200 sqft

500 Academy Drive #>
Austin, TX 78704


Travis Heights is a charming, eclectic, and historic neighborhood located in south Austin, Texas. It is known for it 39;s proximity to downtown, SoCo, IH-35, Lady Bird Lake, Zilker Park, and Barton Springs Pool. Nearby attractions and venues include Auditorium Shores and Austin Convention Center, Zilker Park, the Moody Theater, and all the major hotels in downtown Austin. Austin is known as the Live Music Capital of the world - and many of the clubs that host these bands are located on 6th Street in downtown. Also nearby are a multitude of restaurants, the Warehouse district, the State Capitol, Guadalupe street (AKA 39;the Drag 39;), and of course the UT campus and home to the Texas Longhorns - all within a few minutes drive or comfortable walk into downtown. Nearest Airport : Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) at 8 Miles Nearest Train : Amtrak at 2 Miles Nearest Motorway : Interstate Highway 35 at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : Lady Bird Lake Trail / Shoal Beach at 1.5 Miles Nearest Barpub : 6th Street at 1.5 Miles Nearest Golf : Riverside Golf Course at 4 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Vespaio, Gueros, SoCo Cafe, Doc 39;s, Home Slice at 0.5 Miles Car: not necessary, but recommended.
Unit amenities
  • Air Condition
  • Balcony
  • Handicap Accessible: No
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking: Parking Included
  • Pets: No
  • Smoking: No
  • Washer/Dryer in Unit
  • WiFi - Free
Rates vary for special events such as SXSW, ACL, Formula 1, etc. Please inquire for these times.
Pricing comparison
This 2 bedroom home is listed at $3,000, while 2 bedroom homes...
  • in South River City go for $2,804.
  • in Austin go for $2,913.
  • in Travis County go for $2,913.
  • in 78704 go for $3,720.
  • This listing is priced above the average 2 bedroom home in South River City by $196.
    Nearby schools
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    Travis Heights Elementary School
    Grades PK - 5
    0.7 miles
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    Fulmore Middle School
    Grades 6 - 8
    0.7 miles
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    Travis High School
    Grades 9 - 12
    1.2 miles
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