$242 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Mar 21, 2015 Check-out: Mar 24, 2015

Hilton Austin

4 stars
View map of 500 East 4th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
143 reviews
getaway

This was a special time away with my fiance and the location was perfect! the hotel absolutely... See full review

  • Brian R.
  • Jan 22, 2015
Awesome business trip

I really enjoyed the time I spent in Austin, the experience was enhanced by the room and staff at... See full review

  • JME5
  • Jan 14, 2015
Spacious rooms next to Austin Convention Center and entertainment

In downtown Austin, adjacent to the convention center and blocks from 6th Street nightlife, the Austin Hilton lures tourists and business travelers with many luxuries. The Tower Health Club & Spa draws visitors and locals with an outdoor lap pool, tiki bar, exercise room and spa treatments. Rooms are stylish, with cherry wood and granite bathrooms. Hilton offers a business center and an executive floor with a private lounge that serves complimentary breakfast each morning. On-site, find an upscale steak and seafood restaurant and a casual tavern. 

Highlights
  • Outdoor lap pool, hot tub, fitness center and spa services  
  • Hilton Suite Dreams beds
  • Two blocks from 6th Street nightlife

Rooms

The Austin Hilton's rooms are decorated with warm cherry wood and earth tones, reminiscent of the Texas Hill Country. Bathrooms have granite vanity and La Source products created for Hilton by Crabtree & Evelyn. Get some rest on the Hilton Suite Dreams bed with a super-topper mattress pad and 250 thread-count custom linens. Guests can book rooms with one king bed or two queen beds. Rooms feature a spacious work desk, flat-screen TV with games and movies, alarm clock with MP3 connection, high-speed Internet service (fees apply), a coffee maker, hair dryer and iron with ironing board. Guests who'd like more space can book one of the Austin Hilton's suites, which offer 631 to 1,599 square feet. Executive level rooms have access to the private concierge service and lounge, where free continental breakfast is served.

Features

The Austin Hilton is the only hotel adjacent to the Austin Convention Center, located just a few blocks from 6th Street's nightlife. After a day of work or play, visit the Tower Health Club & Spa (fees apply), with an outdoor lap pool, hot tub, wet and dry saunas, spa treatments and a fitness room with weights and cardio machines. Guests have many nearby options for dining, as well as the on-site restaurant, Finn & Porter, a fine dining establishment that serves steak and seafood. Finn & Porter also has an upscale bar and guests can enjoy a casual breakfast or lunch at the hotel's Liberty Tavern. Java Jive serves coffee, pastries, ice cream and specialty shakes and offers free wireless Internet. A children's menu and cribs are available upon request. The hotel offers valet or self parking (fees apply). The hotel is pet friendly.

Dining

Guests dine at Finn & Porter, an upscale steak and seafood restaurant or Liberty Tavern, which dishes up breakfast and lunch. For Wi-Fi and a scoop of ice cream, patrons visit coffeehouse Java Jive.

Recreation
The Austin Hilton is the only hotel adjacent to the Austin Convention Center and just a couple of blocks from 6th Street's nightlife. After a day of work or play, visit the Tower Health Club & Spa to savor the lap pool, hot tub, wet and dry saunas, spa treatments and fitness room with weights and cardio machines.

Transportation
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (6.1 mi/9.8 km)
Attractions
    • 6th Street entertainment (2 blocks)
    • Lady Bird Lake hike and bike trail (.3 mi/.5 km)
    • Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (.4 mi/.6 km)
    • 2nd Street shopping (.5 mi/.8 km)
    • The Capitol Building (.6 mi/1 km)
    • Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (1 mi/1.6 km)
    • Blanton Museum of Art (1 mi/1.7 km)
    • South Congress (SoCo) shopping (1.2 mi/1.9 km)
    • Texas Memorial Stadium (1.3 mi/2.1 km)
    • University of Texas (1.4 mi/2.2 km)
    • LBJ Presidential Library (1.6 mi/2.5 km)

    Business
    • Business center
    • The only hotel adjacent to the Austin Convention Center
    • UPS store onsite
    • 60,000 square feet of meeting space
    • High-speed Internet (fees apply)

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    Amenities

    • WiFi
    • Pool
    General
    Pet friendly
    Activities
    Pool
    Exercise gym
    Jacuzzi
    Dining
    Restaurant
    Services
    Business center
    Conference facilities
    Internet
    WiFi
    Accessibility
    Wheel chair access

    Nearby points of interest

    • O. Henry Home and Museum: 0 mi
    • Austin Convention Center: 0.1 mi
    • Austin City Limits Live: 0.4 mi
    • Austin's Children Museum: 0.4 mi
    • St. Marys Cathedral: 0.4 mi
    • Texas State Capitol: 0.7 mi
    • Frank Erwin Center: 0.9 mi
    • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum: 1 mi
    • The Blanton Museum of Art: 1.1 mi
    • Zach Theater: 1.2 mi
    • Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium: 1.4 mi
    • University of Texas at Austin: 1.4 mi
    • LBJ Presidential Library: 1.5 mi
    • Texas Memorial Museum: 1.6 mi
    • Umlauf Sculpture Garden: 1.7 mi
    • O. Henry Home and Museum: 0 mi
    • Austin Convention Center: 0.1 mi
    • Austin City Limits Live: 0.4 mi
    • Austin's Children Museum: 0.4 mi
    • St. Marys Cathedral: 0.4 mi
    • Texas State Capitol: 0.7 mi
    • Frank Erwin Center: 0.9 mi
    • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum: 1 mi
    • The Blanton Museum of Art: 1.1 mi
    • Zach Theater: 1.2 mi
    • Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium: 1.4 mi
    • University of Texas at Austin: 1.4 mi
    • LBJ Presidential Library: 1.5 mi
    • Texas Memorial Museum: 1.6 mi
    • Umlauf Sculpture Garden: 1.7 mi
    • Town Lake: 1.7 mi
    • Zilker Metropolitan Park: 1.9 mi
    • Barton Springs Pool: 2 mi
    • Zilker Botanical Garden: 2 mi
    • Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail: 2.1 mi
    • Austin Nature and Science Center: 2.2 mi
    • Elisabet Ney Museum: 3 mi
    • One World Theater: 3.1 mi
    • Texas Military Forces Museum: 3.6 mi
    • Mayfield Park Cottage: 3.8 mi
    • Mount Bonnell: 4.6 mi
    • McKinney Falls State Park: 5.9 mi
    • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center: 9.8 mi
    • Circuit of the Americas: 10.9 mi
    • Austin Zoo: 11.9 mi
    • Westcave Preserve: 24.7 mi

    Dining

    Restaurant
    onsite

    Hotel Policies

    Check-in:
    3:00 PM
    Check-out:
    12:00 PM

    Terms and conditions

    Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

    The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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    Guest Reviews (143)

    Ratings and reviews for Hilton Austin

    Overall score

    4 / 5
    5.01.0
    143 out of 143
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    4.4
    Hotel staff:
    4.2
    Comfort:
    4.2
    Location:
    4.6
    Value:
    3.6

    87% would recommend to a friend.

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    Angela A.
    Business
    N/A
    Feb 21, 2015

    Great trip

    We stayed here when we were in town for a girls trip. It was a very Nice hotel and Reasonably priced. Great location walking distance to restaurants.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    4
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Comfort:
    4
    Location:
    4
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    Angela A.
    Business
    N/A
    Feb 21, 2015

    girls trip

    I stayed here for a girls trip. The hotel was reasonably priced and very nice. Location was good. Walking distance to restaurants

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    4
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Comfort:
    4
    Location:
    4
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    5
    5.01.0
    Brian R.
    Business
    Frisco
    Jan 22, 2015

    getaway

    This was a special time away with my fiance and the location was perfect! the hotel absolutely gorgeous.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    5
    Trip purpose:

    Business

    Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

    Moonshine restAURANT

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    5
    5.01.0
    JME5
    Business
    Naples
    Jan 14, 2015

    Awesome business trip

    I really enjoyed the time I spent in Austin, the experience was enhanced by the room and staff at the Hilton.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    5
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    Anna
    Business
    houston
    Dec 29, 2014

    Getaway

    Was very nice and was within walking distance of all the bars off 6th street.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    4
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Comfort:
    4
    Location:
    4
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    5
    5.01.0
    GetHugh
    Business
    San antonio
    Nov 29, 2014

    Great

    Great hotel and location would stay again a+++++++

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    5
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    JME5
    Business
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Nov 10, 2014

    Nice Place

    I would stay here again, everything was clean and maintained.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    3
    Comfort:
    4
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    5
    5.01.0
    MfromtheMidWest
    Business
    Chicago, Illinois
    Sep 2, 2014

    Fantastic Night at a great price

    This hotel is in the heart of downtown with easy access to 6th St. We had a quick girls getaway and it was the perfect hotel for this. Beautiful pool and spa area as well. I would hands down stay here again!

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    5
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    5
    Trip purpose:

    Business

    Nightlife tip: Short drive from hotel

    Rainey St. has the best bars for young professionals. They are all in nicely renovated houses and there are several in a row. It was a 5 minute cab ride from the hotel. Several restaurants and bars within walking distance too. The hotel map is great!

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    4
    5.01.0
    Patwill9
    Business
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Aug 31, 2014

    Lay your weary head to rest

    I got a sensational nights sleep here. Loved the bed, the pillows, the air conditioning, the entire experience. Would stay here again.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    5
    Hotel staff:
    4
    Comfort:
    5
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    4
    Trip purpose:

    Business

    Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

    Avoid 6th street. It's a party zone for college kids.

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    Review of Hilton Austin

    Reviewer score

    3
    5.01.0
    newyears
    Business
    colorado
    Jul 28, 2014

    Loud housekeepers and busted things

    The front desk staff was awesome. Checking was fast and easy. However even the OK room was no fun to stay in due to a few things. The fridge in the room was making a very loud whining noise.. I think the compressor was going out. So we had to unplug that. We continued to be bothered by a ventilation duct in the wall that was also making a very loud whistling noise. Some quality checks on rooms like this could solve simple problems and prevent an awful nights rest. Once we did fall asleep though, the housekeeping decided to have a 3 hour conversation in the hallway in very loud voices as they were talking back and fourth to each other from room to room... very annoying.. very loud.. not fun at 8am on a saturday. For $250 with tax... this kind of crud ain't worth it.

    Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
    Amenities:
    4
    Cleanliness:
    3
    Hotel staff:
    5
    Comfort:
    1
    Location:
    5
    Value:
    2
    Trip purpose:

    Business

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