$109 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Dec 28, 2014 Check-out: Dec 31, 2014

Omni Austin Hotel

4 stars
700 San Jacinto Blvd at 8th Street, 700 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
157 reviews
Close to downtown

Loved the location and cleanliness! Easy walk downtown to the bars and restaurants. See full review

  • Jessica H.
  • Dec 23, 2014
Amazing Location

Walking distance to all the great restaurants, bars, and music. See full review

  • Workaholic dog mom
  • Dec 2, 2014
Luxury downtown Austin hotel

Guests enter the Omni Austin Hotel to an impressive atrium lobby with high ceilings that let in natural light. A few blocks from the Texas State Capitol and the best bars and restaurants, the hotel spoils with stunning views of downtown Austin. The heated rooftop pool provides a great place to play during the day or relax at night under the stars. On-site restaurants at the Omni Austin include the Atrium Lounge and Southwestern-flavored Ancho's.

Highlights
  • Stunning views of downtown Austin
  • Heated rooftop swimming pool
  • Spa services
  • Free newspaper in the lobby

Rooms

Omni Austin Hotel rooms boast earth tones and modern oversized furniture. Windows frame stunning views of the city or hotel atrium. Standard amenities include one king or two double beds, individual climate control and refreshment center. Omni club rooms--located on the 13th and 14th floors--treat guests to free continental breakfast and happy hour. Executive one- or two-bedroom suites come with separate living, sleeping and dining areas, plus a full kitchen. Fees apply for Wi-Fi access.

Dining

Grab a cup of Starbucks coffee and a pastry in Morsels, the on-site coffee shop or stop for a drink in the Atrium Lounge.  Ancho's restaurant is open all day and specializes in southwestern cuisine. 

Recreation
The heated rooftop pool provides a great place to unwind and enjoy amazing views of downtown Austin, while an on-site spa pampers with massages and body treatments.

The Omni Sensational Kids program caters to tykes, offering suitcases filled with games and books, a backpack and kids' menu choices.

Transportation
  • Austin Amtrak Station (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (6.7 mi/10.9 km)
Attractions
  • 6th Street entertainment (2 blocks)
  • Texas State Capital (.3 mi/.5 km)
  • 2nd Street shopping (.4 mi/.6 km)
  • Austin Convention Center (.4 mi/.6 km)
  • Lady Bird Lake hike and bike trail (.5 mi/.8 km)
  • Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (.6 mi/.9 km)
  • Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (.7 mi/1.2 km)
  • Blanton Museum of Art (.8 mi/1.3 km)
  • Texas Memorial Stadium (1 mi/1.7 km)
  • LBJ Presidential Library (1.3 mi/2.1 km)

Business
  • Business center
  • More than 20,000 square feet of meeting space
  • Wi-Fi (fees apply)

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Omni Austin Hotel Rooms

Deluxe 1 King
Deluxe Room with 1 King. Approx. 392 square feet. Featuring a flat panel TV - refreshment center - in-room safe - writing desk - radio/alarm clock with MP3 jack and wireless internet access. Only 1 rollaway allowed.
One Bedroom Executive Suite
Executive One Bedroom Suite 1 King Bed. Approx. 633 - 760 sq ft. Separate sitting area and bedroom. Sitting area has a large pull-out sleeper sofa. City or Atrium view. No rollaway allowed.
ADA Dlx w Roll in Shower 1 King
Accessible Deluxe Room with Roll-in Shower 1 King Bed 392 sq ft. Enlarged door openings. Grab bars available near toilet. Roll-in shower with hand-held shower head and grab bars. Toilet and sink are no higher than 29 inches from floor. Visual notification for hotel alarm system door and phone are available.
Deluxe 1 Queen
Deluxe Room 1 Queen Bed 403 sq ft. Desk. 32 inch TV. Views of the atrium or city. Located on upper floors of the hotel. Private access floors. Only 1 rollaway allowed.
Two Bedroom Executive Suite
Two Bedroom Executive Suite 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed. 1073 sq ft. One bedroom suite with King bed with connecting Queen room. Separate sitting area and bedroom. Sitting area has a large pull-out sleeper sofa. Queen room connects to the living room. Atrium view only. No rollaways allowed.
Omni Club 1 King
Omni Club 1 King Bed. Approx. 392 sq ft of luxurious accommodations with higher ceilings and crown molding throughout the room. The room features a flat panel TV - refreshment center - in-room safe - writing desk - radio alarm clock with MP3 jack and wireless internet access. Only 1 rollaway allowed.
Omni Club 2 Doubles
Omni Club 2 Double Beds. Approx. 392 sq ft of luxurious accommodations with higher ceilings and crown molding throughout the room. The room features a flat panel TV - refreshment center - in-room safe - writing desk - radio alarm clock with MP3 jack and wireless internet access. No rollaways allowed.
Executive Suite 1 Queen
Executive One Bedroom Suite 1 Queen Bed. Approx. 1300 sq ft. Separate sitting area and bedroom. Sitting area has a large pull-out sleeper sofa. City or Atrium view. No rollaways allowed.
Deluxe 2 Doubles
Deluxe Room with 1 King. Approx. 392 square feet. Featuring a flat panel TV - refreshment center - in-room safe - writing desk - radio/alarm clock with MP3 jack and wireless internet access. No rollaways allowed.

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Heated pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Ice machine
24 hour security
FEMA approved
Activities
Heated pool
Exercise gym
Children's activities
Golf
Tennis
Racquetball courts
Driving range
Water skiing
Horseback riding
Fishing
Dining
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Coffee shop
24 hour room service
Room service
Poolside snackbar
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Concierge desk
Security
Wake-up service
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Barber/Beauty shop
Porters
FAX
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Audio visual equipment
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Accessible rooms
Accessible parking
Grab bars in bathroom
Room
Television with cable
Radio
Safe
Telephone
Kitchen
AM/FM alarm clock
Desk with lamp
Mini bar
Hairdryer in room
Fire alarm with light
Sofa bed
Sitting area
Temperature control
Electronic door locks
Dining guide
Iron
Ironing board
Smoke detectors
Sprinklers in rooms

Nearby points of interest

  • St. Marys Cathedral: 0.2 mi
  • O. Henry Home and Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Austin Convention Center: 0.4 mi
  • Austin City Limits Live: 0.4 mi
  • Austin's Children Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Texas State Capitol: 0.4 mi
  • Frank Erwin Center: 0.8 mi
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum: 0.8 mi
  • The Blanton Museum of Art: 0.9 mi
  • Zach Theater: 1.2 mi
  • Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium: 1.2 mi
  • University of Texas at Austin: 1.2 mi
  • Texas Memorial Museum: 1.4 mi
  • LBJ Presidential Library: 1.4 mi
  • Umlauf Sculpture Garden: 1.6 mi
  • St. Marys Cathedral: 0.2 mi
  • O. Henry Home and Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Austin Convention Center: 0.4 mi
  • Austin City Limits Live: 0.4 mi
  • Austin's Children Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Texas State Capitol: 0.4 mi
  • Frank Erwin Center: 0.8 mi
  • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum: 0.8 mi
  • The Blanton Museum of Art: 0.9 mi
  • Zach Theater: 1.2 mi
  • Darrell K Royal - Texas Memorial Stadium: 1.2 mi
  • University of Texas at Austin: 1.2 mi
  • Texas Memorial Museum: 1.4 mi
  • LBJ Presidential Library: 1.4 mi
  • Umlauf Sculpture Garden: 1.6 mi
  • Zilker Metropolitan Park: 1.8 mi
  • Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail: 1.9 mi
  • Barton Springs Pool: 1.9 mi
  • Zilker Botanical Garden: 1.9 mi
  • Town Lake: 2 mi
  • Austin Nature and Science Center: 2.1 mi
  • Elisabet Ney Museum: 2.8 mi
  • One World Theater: 3.2 mi
  • Texas Military Forces Museum: 3.3 mi
  • Mayfield Park Cottage: 3.5 mi
  • Mount Bonnell: 4.3 mi
  • McKinney Falls State Park: 6.2 mi
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center: 9.8 mi
  • Circuit of the Americas: 11.1 mi
  • Austin Zoo: 11.8 mi
  • Westcave Preserve: 24.5 mi

Dining

Anchos
Located in the glass atrium - Anchos specializes in Southwestern cuisine. Dining options include a quick breakfast or pleasant lunch or leisurely dinner. Weekdays featuring rotating luncheon buffets with favorites from the Pacific and Italy and Louisiana. Hours are Mon-Fri 0630-2200. Sat-Sun 0700-2200.
Atrium Lounge
A wonderful location for conducting business or gathering with friends to relaxing and enjoy cocktails and regional cuisine. Hours are Mon-Thurs 1100-2359. Fri-Sat from 1100-0200. Sunday from 1100-2359.
Morsels
Open weekdays for coffee breakfast and lunch. Breakfast Hours are Mon-Fri 0630-1100. Lunch Hours are 1100-1400.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 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 (157)

Ratings and reviews for Omni Austin Hotel

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
157 out of 157
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
4.4
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4.6
Value:
3.8

89% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Martha newly wed
Business
austin tx
Oct 14, 2013

bachelorette party

Staff were super friendly. Hotel is located right next to 6th street. Perfect location to get to places. Room was hot though. Had to leave early thermostat wasn't working. Other than that. Everything else was perfect

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Catherine the Great 7
Business
Dallas, TX
Sep 10, 2013

Weekend getaway

The hotel is in a great location, close to entertainment and eateries. We didn't like the fact the pool was on the rooftop and small with no umbrellas. The hotel bar didn't have a Happy Hour, so we left and went to Happy Hour elsewhere. The restaurant in the hotel didn't have much of a menu and was overpriced for dinner.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

It is only a short walk to the Iron Cactus!

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
EagerExplorer
Business
Mountain View, CA
Sep 3, 2013

Weekend

We just stayed in Austin for one evening and the location was very convenient. I was assigned a handicap room at first, but the bathroom got flooded from the showers within seconds. The hotel manager switched my room and even provided an upgrade. The rooms are a little bit dated but overall, a very nice stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
managerdave
Business
NY.,NY.
Aug 26, 2013

great but

everything was great but on the next to last day, our room was not cleaned, we came back from a busy day to an unmade bed and no fresh towels, upsetting

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Tai Passion on 7th great

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
shop till drop
Business
Houston, TX, USA
Aug 19, 2013

Fantastic Week-end getaway

Great location and view the city from the rooftop pools. Our kids enjoyed the pools so much.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
tllomas
Business
Waxahachie, TX
Aug 5, 2013

Great getaway

The room and location was top notch and look forward to staying there again. The reason for the low in amenities is because we didn't use any or didn't have any to use.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

6th Street just a couple blocks away.

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Review of Omni Austin Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Jonosu
Business
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Jul 30, 2013

KEEP AUSTIN WEIRD

Great location and super helpful staff here. The rooms were clean..... can't complain.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Omni Austin Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Santitos
Business
México
Jul 29, 2013

Room Sevice

The room service was delicious, better than any Restaurant

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Fogo de Chao or PF Changs are very close form the hotel.

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Review of Omni Austin Hotel

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Chobbie
Business
AZ
May 9, 2013

Good dowtown location

Hotel is very well located, close to 6th street. When we booked it looked like the breakfast was included but that was not the case. The pool is very small and not friendly to use. In fact we just turn around and went back to the room. There is no SPA. The room was very comfortable and clean. I will stay there again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Close to everything downtown has to offer.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Floey
Business
San Jose, California
Apr 1, 2013

Family getaway

The room was nothing special at the look of it, but the beds were super comfortable with nice sheets and comforters. The room was very clean and even though our remote control froze at one point, the staff was extremely helpful and came to fix it right away as we were out of the room. They left us 4 yummy truffles for our troubles! The staff was incredibly nice and helpful. The pool worked out great- shallow (3 feet) but great for my 7 year old and her friend! really convenient location- concierge was super helpful:)

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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