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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Hypo-allergenic bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk
Hypo-allergenic bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
805 Neches Street, Austin, TX, 78701

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSixth Street3 min walk
  • AirportAustin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.)16 min drive
  • Popular LocationThe Domain23 min drive
  • Popular LocationLake Travis32 min drive

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About this area

Austin

Located in Austin, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel is in the city center. Paramount Theater and Moody Theater are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Sixth Street and South Congress Avenue. Check out an event or a game at Frank Erwin Center, and consider making time for Barton Springs Pool, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Sixth Street - 3 min walk
  • Doyle House - 4 min walk
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue - 8 min walk
  • The Domain - 23 min drive
  • Lake Travis - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Downtown Station - 6 min walk
  • Austin Station - 8 min drive
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Stubb's BBQ — 2 min walk
  • MugShots — 3 min walk
  • Coyote Ugly — 4 min walk
  • Chez Nous — 4 min walk
  • Emo's — 4 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel

Austin hotel in Downtown Austin, walk to Sixth Street
An outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a snack bar/deli are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free area shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, a business center, and a meeting room. All 171 rooms feature comforts like pillow menus and down comforters, while conveniences include refrigerators and microwaves. Free WiFi and coffee makers are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University, an IHG Hotel offers 171 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Austin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 30 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Free area shuttle up to 3 miles

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6 AM–10 AM

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
A car is not required for transportation to and from this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Austin Downtown University Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Austin Downtown University
Holiday Inn Express Suites Austin Downtown University

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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 558 out of 1231 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 370 out of 1231 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 131 out of 1231 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 86 out of 1231 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 86 out of 1231 reviews
1 - Terrible 7%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had a pleasant stay. No complaints. Breakfast was ok but Unhealthy.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The parking is strange but the staff and room were great.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was very friendly and professional. I accidentally left some toiletries behind and they helped tracked they down. They are going to ship them to me! Very helpful! I will be back!
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was great
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021