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Firehouse Hostel
2 out of 5
605 Brazos Street, Austin, TX
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The price is $69 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (165 reviews)

"Room was comfortable and clean, staff was lovely and helpful, the speakeasy is rad."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Firehouse Hostel
Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol
2.5 out of 5
1701 Lavaca St, Austin, TX
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The price is $101 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,597 reviews)

"I liked that is was so convenient and that they really made an effort to social distance to keep us safe. Breakfast “to go” bags were available. Very clean and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol
Austin Proper Hotel and Residences
4.5 out of 5
600 West 2nd Street, Austin, TX
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The price is $209 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (8 reviews)

"Nice hotel with a good location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Austin Proper Hotel and Residences
The Driskill - in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4.5 out of 5
604 Brazos Street, Austin, TX
Free Cancellation
The price is $179 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,952 reviews)

"Excellent as always. Best place to stay in Austin."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

The Driskill - in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Omni Austin Hotel
4 out of 5
700 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX
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The price is $166 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,110 reviews)

"Mix up at check in as they apparently had no record of reservation. Couldn't contact Expedia. Went ahead and booked a room and was upgraded and provided 2 free drinks for the inconvenience. Noticed that I was charged a cancellation fee (1 night) on my CC. Contacted Omni who quickly identified the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Omni Austin Hotel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University
2.5 out of 5
805 Neches Street, Austin, TX
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The price is $76 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,070 reviews)

"I liked how safe it is, the pool areas, and how spacious the suites are"…"

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown - University
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Austin Capitol / Downtown
2.5 out of 5
300 E 11th St, Austin, TX
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The price is $69 per night
3.3/5 (2,200 reviews)

"Good location, close to Capitol building. Staff very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Austin Capitol / Downtown
Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown - University
3.5 out of 5
810 Red River St, Austin, TX
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The price is $84 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (542 reviews)

"Close to downtown , great spot for what we had planned"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown - University
Holiday Inn Austin -Town Lake
3 out of 5
20 North IH-35, Austin, TX
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The price is $78 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,966 reviews)

"The property was great. However, the deal we bought included breakfast and when we got there, they said they weren’t serving breakfast. I understand with everything going on at the moment, but the breakfast option shouldn’t be available for the public to choose from until further notice. The front ..."…"

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

Holiday Inn Austin -Town Lake
Hilton Austin
4 out of 5
500 E 4th St, Austin, TX
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The price is $179 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,155 reviews)

"Clean hotel, spacious rooms, walking distance to downtown"…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

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Top Downtown Austin Accommodations

Downtown Austin is 0.3 miles away from downtown Austin, the state capital of Texas.

The Four Seasons Hotel Austin and W Austin are all just a short walk away from Austin Music Hall, and The Driskill - in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt and Hotel Ella are close to Austin City Limits.

If you'd like to stay at one of Downtown Austin's more high-end establishments, check out the Austin's Inn at Pearl Street and Hilton Austin.

Accommodation options near Downtown Austin

If you are after more hotel options, you can check out Expedia's Sixth Street hotels guide. Sixth Street is located 0.3 miles to the south of central Downtown Austin. Or you could take a look at Expedia's Austin hotels guide for places to stay in Austin, another Austin neighborhood.

At Expedia, we'd like your vacation in Austin to be as enjoyable as it can be. Our Austin vacation travel guide and Austin hotels page are great places to learn more!

If you are a fan of the arts, your adventures cannot end without enjoying a tour of Mexic-Arte Museum. If you'd like to head to this attraction but don't feel like a time-wasting commute, the Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown/Convention Center and Hampton Inn & Suites Austin - Downtown / Convention Center are great accommodation options. Austin Fire Museum is certainly a worthwhile spot to enjoy when your family is bored. The AT&T Hotel & Conference Center at the University of Texas and Embassy Suites Austin-Downtown/Town Lake are convenient choices for accommodation, as a visit to this attraction is a priority!

Dominican Joe is one of the most popular Downtown Austin venues for a coffee fix or afternoon sugar hit. The range of appetizing menu choices at Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol will fill up hungrier travelers who prefer a sit-down meal. Residence Inn by Marriott Austin Downtown/Convention Center is a good place to kick-off the evening, regardless of whether whether you plan to continue on or want to wind down after a busy day.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown Austin?
Downtown Austin is a vibrant neighborhood known for its bar scene and great live music scene. Experience the best of Downtown Austin with a visit to Sixth Street, Texas State Capitol, and Lady Bird Lake. You’ll find 260 hotels and other accommodations in Downtown Austin to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Austin area.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown Austin?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Hotel ZaZa Austin is the highest ranked property in Downtown Austin. This 4.5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. It is located a short 2-minute walk from Sixth Street. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Fairmont Austin and Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown Austin, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Downtown Austin.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Downtown Austin?
For more details about updating your trip to Downtown Austin or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What are the top things to see and do in Downtown Austin?
Explore Downtown Austin’s landmarks like Frost Bank Tower, Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, and Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge and learn about the local history. You could also plan a visit to Sixth Street or Texas State Capitol while you’re in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Lady Bird Lake, Paramount Theater, and Moody Theater. Zilker Park and Frank Erwin Center are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Austin.
How can I get around Downtown Austin and the greater Austin area?
Ready to get out and explore the city? Downtown Station is the closest metro station.

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