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Austin is Texas' culture capital, by miles

Commonly thought of as the coolest city in Texas, Austin is a cultural nexus of music, art and entertainment. No matter if you're headed to the Texan capital for a corporate convention, the SXSW arts festival, or just to check out the horizon from the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge, you won't want to miss out on Austin's killer shopping destinations, eclectic cuisine and abundant outdoor spaces.

Things to see and do

Austin lakes

Austin is located on the edge of the Colorado River, with an array of water-based attractions both natural and man-made. Lake Austin is where to head to hook a catfish or largemouth bass, while you can swim in the midst of popular hiker's spot Zilker Park at Barton Springs Pool. Tackle the bike trails on shore around neighboring Lady Bird Lake, or get out on the water with a canoe or kayak rental.

Hiking Mount Bonnell

Offering the best views of greater Austin from its summit, make time in your sightseeing schedule for a Mount Bonnell hike. Located on the edge of Covert Park on the Colorado, Mount Bonnell spans more than five acres and is 780 feet above sea level. A long staircase takes you to the top, where you'll find stone picnic tables and a 360° sweep of Colorado scenery to accompany your lunch.

Along the Colorado River

If you're a blues music fan, cross the 1st Street Bridge from SoCo and head into Butler Park. Besides being an optimal place to take in the awe-inspiring Austin skyline, you can also visit the bronze memorial of legendary guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughn, who called Austin home for many years. Other talking points in this area include the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge, home to the largest urban population of Mexican free-tailed bats in the world—visit at dusk on spring evenings to witness them taking to the skies.


Downtown Austin and Hyde Park

The most obvious place to stay when you're here for a city break, you'll find a variety of accommodations Downtown that offer easy access to I-35 and Downtown Station. To the north of the center is the University of Texas campus and the Texas Memorial Museum, as well as the quietly removed, verdant district known as Hyde Park. Nightly rates for staying in the thick of it typically begin at about $89, and visitors looking for 4-star accommodations can expect prices starting at around $139.

South Congress

You may have heard Austin's motto, “Keep Austin Weird,” but it's more than just a catchphrase. Find the unique artsy pulse of Austin in South Congress, commonly known as SoCo, is the epicenter of Austin's of diverse shopping, bars, restaurants and unobstructed views of the Texas State Capitol building. It's also where you'll find the shrunken heads and other oddities of aptly-named Museum of the Weird on 6th Street—the embodiment of Austin culture.

Special events

South by Southwest (SXSW)

Every March, Austin hosts the interactive South by Southwest music and film festival. The nine-day, world-class event features keynote addresses on a range of subjects, comedy performances, film screenings and awards. SXSW events take place at the Austin Convention Center and a variety of other venues throughout greater Austin. If you're a sports fan, don't miss SXSW's traditional farewell event, the South by Southwest Closing Barbecue and Softball Tournament.

Old Settler's Music Festival

Spring is clearly the time to come to Austin, when you can also get down to the roots of Texas musical heritage and find the best in bluegrass, jazz and blues in Old Settler's Park every April. There's plenty here for family audiences, including storytelling and a petting zoo on-site, but adults can still drink their fill of craft beers and even jam with a few of the musicians if they're lucky.

Travel information

Austin is served by Amtrak's Texas Eagle line and the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS). Instead of dealing with the hassle and costs often associated with downtown parking, reach Austin hotels by hopping on the MetroAirport bus on the lower level. The bus ride, which stops at the Capitol, the University of Texas, downtown and along Riverside Drive, takes about 30 minutes.

Recently booked Austin hotels

Hotel Last booked Stars Price from
Embassy Suites Austin - Central
North Austin
3 hours ago 3 stars $66
Omni Austin Hotel
3 hours ago 4 stars $109
Holiday Inn AUSTIN AIRPORT 5 hours ago 3 stars $90
Doubletree Hotel University Area Austin
5 hours ago 4 stars $129
Wyndham Garden Austin 7 hours ago 3 stars $89
Habitat Suites
North Austin
7 hours ago 3 stars $99
7 hours ago 3 stars $95
Hilton Austin
9 hours ago 4 stars $149
Omni Austin at SouthPark Hotel 15 hours ago 4 stars $92
Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center
16 hours ago 3 stars $109

Recently Rated Austin Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Hyatt Place Austin Downtown
4.3 / 5
36 reviews
4 stars $143
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Austin
4.0 / 5
44 reviews
3 stars $93
Embassy Suites Austin - Central
North Austin
4.1 / 5
44 reviews
3 stars $66
Casulo Hotel
3.6 / 5
174 reviews
4 stars $138
La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol
3.2 / 5
123 reviews
3 stars $99
Days Inn Austin/University/Downtown
3.2 / 5
73 reviews
2 stars $58
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Austin-University, TX
North Austin
3.4 / 5
21 reviews
3 stars $62
Americas Best Value Inn Austin
North Austin
3.0 / 5
26 reviews
2 stars $54
Omni Austin at SouthPark Hotel
4.0 / 5
193 reviews
4 stars $92
Super 8 Austin North/University Area
North Austin
3.2 / 5
101 reviews
3 stars $47

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From $109

1 Omni Austin Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 156 reviews

700 San Jacinto Blvd at 8th Street Map

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Luxury downtown Austin hotelGuests 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... More

Hidden Gem
We picked this hotel primarily for the location and were subsequently impressed with how nice it was and how relatively inexpensive it was compared to other hotels in the area. I would call it the...
Dec 16, 2014
From $143

2 Hyatt Place Austin Downtown

4 stars
4.3 / 5 36 reviews

211 East 3rd Street Map

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Located in the heart of downtown Austin, 1 block from the Austin Convention Center, 2 blocks from the 6th Street Entertainment District, a multitude of restaurants and only 1 mile from the... More

Nice Spot in Downtown Austin
I had a night to kill in downtown Austin on a business trip, and wanted a nice hotel that wasn't crazy expensive. I'd never been here, but it turned out to be great, and reasonably priced.
Dec 23, 2014
From $149

3 Hilton Austin

4 stars
3.9 / 5 138 reviews

500 East 4th Street Map

Rate includes a $50 USD daily hotel credit

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... More

Great hotel and location would stay again a+++++++
Nov 29, 2014
From $126

4 Hyatt Regency Austin

4 stars
4.1 / 5 76 reviews

208 Barton Springs Rd Map

Rate includes Breakfast for 2 + Late Check-Out

Luxury Austin hotel steps from downtownThe Hyatt Regency Austin caters to both city and nature lovers, thanks to views of Lady Bird Lake and downtown Austin. The modern property keeps guests active... More

Lovely, great staff
We enjoyed the Hyatt in Austin very much. The location is good ,not great. the staff was very friendly and helpful. They recommended a terrific restaurant :Lamberts. They called it upscale...
Dec 16, 2014
From $179

5 The Driskill

4 stars
4.4 / 5 82 reviews

604 Brazos St Map

Includes breakfast for 2

Historic splendor meets big city entertainment In the 1886, Jesse Lincoln Driskill, a wealthy cattle baron, businessman and civic leader, built a hotel to rival New York and Chicago. The Driskill... More

Great hotel in heart of austin
very nice hotel right on 6th street in the middle of everything.
Dec 3, 2014
From $149

6 AT&T Hotel and Conference Center

4 stars
4.3 / 5 57 reviews

1900 University Ave Map

On-campus Austin hotel with class Travelers staying at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center have special access to the events, exhibits and activities on The University of Texas at Austin campus.... More

The hotel was very nicely located in the heart of Austin next to UT.
Dec 3, 2014
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7 Hampton Inn & Suites Austin-Downtown/Convention Center

3 stars
4.1 / 5 54 reviews

200 San Jacinto Blvd. Map

Accommodations in the heart of Austin The Hampton Inn & Suites Austin Downtown, a hotel within walking distance to over 75 Austin restaurants and nightclubs, has a lot to offer visitors. Enjoy... More

I would stay here again.
The staff was very nice at this hotel. The rooms were clean and decent size. It was a great location and our room was facing the street so although it was good people watching since it was during...
Oct 7, 2014
From $92

8 Omni Austin at SouthPark Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 193 reviews

4140 Governors Row Map

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Austin high-tech corridor hotel for business and leisure travelersThe Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark is the ultimate oasis in South Austin's high-tech corridor. From an on-site spa offering... More

Another great trip
This was the second time we stayed at the Omni Southpark. I like the central location as we don't always go downtown. Rooms are clean and comfortable, the staff is always friendly and helpful....
Dec 19, 2014
From $114

9 Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University/Capitol

3 stars
4.3 / 5 16 reviews

1701 Lavaca Street Map

You'll find everything you need for a great stay at our warm and welcoming Hampton Inn & Suites Austin University Area hotel. Centrally located in the heart of Austin, Texas with great views of the... More

Great hotel
This is a newly built or remodeled Hampton. It was clean, bright and modern. My only complaints: breakfast was supposed to be until 10, but by 9:30 if food was gone it wasn't replaced and things...
Nov 30, 2014
From $93

10 DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Austin

3 stars
4.0 / 5 44 reviews

303 W. 15th Street Map

Signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in

Spacious suites in downtown AustinAn all-suite hotel, the Doubletree Guest Suites Austin has spacious suites perfect for the business or leisure traveler, just blocks from the Texas State Capitol... More

Awesome Hotel
Came to Austin for a Girls Weekend and we couldn't have chosen a better hotel to stay at! Upon arrival, all of our guests received warm cookies! Valet was complimentary. Our room was spectacular...
Dec 23, 2014
From $144

11 InterContinental STEPHEN F. AUSTIN

4 stars
4.0 / 5 43 reviews

701 Congress Avenue Map

A grand hotel in downtown AustinAffectionately called the "Stephen F" by native Austinites, the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel has flourished in Austin's scene since it opened in 1924.... More

Austin gem
A centrally located hotel; not to far from 6th street, but not too close. I attended a meeting that was held at the Convention Center and it was an easy, comfortable walk to the CC. There is a...
Oct 14, 2014
From $204

12 W Austin

4 stars
4.2 / 5 6 reviews

200 Lavaca Street Map

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Taking Centerstage In Austin. Setting the stage for contemporary luxury, W Austin amplifies the city's electrifying eclecticism, headlining the vibrant 2ND Street District in the "Live Music... More

Great anniversary experience
My husband and I chose to splurge on a few nights at the W Austin to celebrate our one year wedding anniversary. This hotel was absolutely beautiful and very close to our weekend destination. We...
Nov 11, 2014
From $404

13 Four Seasons Austin

5 stars
3.8 / 5 4 reviews

98 San Jacinto Blvd Map

Rate includes $100 Hotel credit

Garden spa hotel in the heart of AustinThe Four Seasons Austin hotel offers an oasis of tranquility located next to the lovely Lady Bird Lake. The hotel features its own exclusive spa facilities... More

Weekend Escape
Excellent location in downtown area. Rooms are spacious and clean (recently renovated). Ask for lake view if available. Sunday morning brunch is phenomenal and should not be missed! Will definitely...
Dec 16, 2014
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14 Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center

3 stars
3.9 / 5 100 reviews

500 N Interstate 35 Map

3rd Night Free

Views of Austin from the heart of the city The Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown is conveniently located near many hip restaurants and clubs, as well as the business district. Visit the Texas... More

convenient down town location
Staff was excellent was charged for phone usage on final bill but did not uae the phone but that was promptly dealt with by the wonderful staff. did get woken up by lost drunk on first night but...
Jul 28, 2014
From $136

15 Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol

4 stars
3.9 / 5 84 reviews

701 East 11th Street Map

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Charm and convenience in downtown Austin with indoor and outdoor pools Smack in the heart of downtown Austin, the location of the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol is enough to lure visitors.... More

awesome w/e get away
great weekend get away with friends in Austin, tx.
Dec 2, 2014
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16 Residence Inn by Marriott Austin Downtown/Convention Center

3 stars
4.4 / 5 17 reviews

300 East 4th Street Map

Having just completed a multi-million dollar renovation, the Residence Inn Austin Downtown offers brand new modern amenities with true Texan hospitality. Adjacent to the Austin Convention Center... More

Great place!
My partner and I were I town for the weekend. The staff was wonderful and knew all the right spots around the area to eat, drink, and be merry. The ONLY thing I was sad about was the lack of an...
Jul 28, 2014
From $139

17 Embassy Suites Hotel Austin-Downtown/Town Lake

3 stars
4.1 / 5 29 reviews

300 South Congress Avenue Map

Free cooked-to-order breakfast, Evening Reception

Spacious suites across the water from downtown Austin Just across Lady Bird Lake from downtown Austin, the Embassy Suites Hotel Austin Downtown/Town Lake has spacious suites with scenic views of... More

Great Family Getaway
Great location! We were able to walk to see BATS on Congess, eat down road, and catch a bus if needed! The breakfast was fabulous! Will definitely go back!
Nov 14, 2014
From $144

18 Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown/Convention Center

3 stars
3.9 / 5 19 reviews

300 East 4th Street Map

Rate includes breakfast

Modern luxury hotel and conference center in the middle of AustinMarriott's Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center is a modern luxury hotel located in downtown Austin. The property is the most... More

Great couples getaway
Location near Austin nightlife was ideal. The staff checked my ID and noticed it was my birthday. My wife and I were given complimentary breakfast at the hotel restaurant, very good food, and free...
Jun 15, 2014
From $169

19 Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin Downtown

3 stars
3.7 / 5 71 reviews

111 Cesar Chavez Map

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Upscale accommodations in a downtown lakeside setting The Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin – Town Lake has a lot to offer guests: a lakeside setting, a downtown location, live music and upscale... More

I don't like when the sink is not outside the bathroom. I hate the sleep number bed. The pool was beautiful.
Dec 7, 2014
From $99

20 Habitat Suites

3 stars
4.1 / 5 54 reviews

500 Highland Mall Boulevard Map

Its more than a beautiful place to stay... Nestled in the heart of Austin you will find the perfect atmosphere to combine business with pleasure... or come join us the next time you want to get... More

great relaxing stay before BIG intetview
Went to Austin for interview. Place looked great on line. Not like a hotel. Very much like a private condo. Very clean and the sensitive caring staff were so accommodating. Complimentary breakfast...
Dec 16, 2014