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Top tips for finding Austin hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Austin, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Austin in July and June.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Austin if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Austin accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Austin found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 129, while the most expensive was C$ 439.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Austin for 2 days.
If you want to play golf during your vacation in Austin you'll find great golf courses throughout the town with several to the west of the city near the Hudson Bend area. The Mountain Star Lodge puts you right in the heart of this neighborhood and offers terrific mountain views as well as an outdoor pool.
If you are looking for some natural trails that you can go hiking on when you are in Austin, you most likely want to head to the northwest of the city near the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Nw makes a great choice in this area.
If you are interested in water sports while you are in the Austin area many of the best water sports companies have locations right along the Colorado River in the western part of the city. The Residence Inn Austin Lake Travis/River Place sits right in this area giving visitors easy access to the river.
If you plan on making the short drive to the south to San Antonio while you are staying in Austin and want a hotel with a good centralized location to visit both cities, the Red Roof Inn Plus Austin South sits right adjacent to Interstate 35 offering quick and easy access to both cities.
Austin is a popular city for music festivals and cultural events, so keep this in mind when visiting, and make sure to book a hotel in advance if there is an event on. Many hotels in downtown Austin sell out quickly, so it is a good idea to check if any big events coincide with your plans.
The city does not have a very extensive public transportation system, but it does have a cheap bike-sharing system called B-Cycle. Choose a hotel that is near one of the many B-Cycle docking stations, as this will allow you to easily rent a bike and explore the city. The Aloft Austin Downtown is a great choice.
If you are traveling with your family, consider staying in a hotel near Zilker Park, such as the JW Marriott Austin. Zilker Park is made up of more than 350 acres of scenic land, and it provides many recreational opportunities for both children and adults.
Looking to get some shopping done during your trip to Austin? If so, book one of the many hotels near The Domain, a shopping center 12 miles from downtown. The Domain is comprised of more than 100 different stores and restaurants, and it has several entertainment options. The Westin Austin at The Domain is a great hotel that is also not far from downtown Austin.
To experience Austin’s diverse and exciting nightlife, stay at a hotel near Rainey Street, such as the stylish Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt. Rainey Street is quietly tucked away from downtown Austin and is full of old houses that have been converted into hip bars, restaurants, terraces, and rooftop pubs with pool tables.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Austin
If I am traveling to Austin on business what would be a good business hotel in the city?
The Comfort Suites Austin Airport makes a great choice for business travelers heading to Austin because it has a great business center, plus they also offer a free airport shuttle.
If I want to stay in a hotel that is not right in the heart of Austin yet still offers easy public transportation access to the city what would be a good choice?
There are several hotel choices to the north of Austin near the town of Round Rock that still offer great public transportation access back to the city of Austin like Days Inn by Wyndham Austin/University/Downtown. The line 980 bus can have you to the center of Austin from this hotel in just about a 50 minutes.
What are some good choices for hotels in the downtown Austin area that are within walking distance of great restaurants?
Some of the best restaurants in the area have locations right in the heart of Austin just to the north of the Texas Capitol building. The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta Hotel makes a fantastic choice right in the heart of this area.
If I am going to be arriving in Austin by train are there any hotels with a location close to the train station?
The train station in Austin sits in the very popular Market District just to the north of the Colorado river. The Canopy by Hilton Austin Downtown is just a couple of blocks from the station and still offers a location close to downtown Austin.
What are the best hotels in Austin near the Convention Center?
If you’re looking to stay near Austin’s Convention Center, you have several hotels to choose from. The Hilton Garden Inn is a nice business hotel with a pool; it is only 10-minute walk on foot from the Convention Center. The Hyatt Place in downtown Austin, approximately 5-minute walk to the Convention Center, has many rooms with great city views.
What are the best hotels near the Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)?
If you are only in Austin for a short period of time and would like to be conveniently located near the airport, consider staying in either the Holiday Inn Express & Suites or Comfort Suites Austin Airport. Both are fuss-free hotels 2.8 miles from the airport that offer cheap rates, shuttle services to the airport, and free breakfast.
What hotels in Austin have the best outdoor pools?
The W Austin is a luxury 5-star hotel that has an outdoor pool and extensive spa. The Omni Austin Hotel is a slightly more affordable option that also has an outdoor pool, a nice coffee shop, and summer activities for children. The Hilton has a beautiful rooftop pool that offers amazing views of the entire city.
Which hotels in Austin have jacuzzis in the rooms?
The Casulo Hotel is a minimalist boutique hotel offering one luxury suite that includes a private jacuzzi inside. It also offers a free hot breakfast and the opportunity to join its Jacuzzi Club.
Where to stay in Austin?
KAYAK users usually search for hotels in Downtown, South Congress (SoCo) and adjacent to Darrell K. Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium.
What are the best hotels near Darrell K. Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium?
The average price of a double room in Austin is C$ 487, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as C$ 108.
Are hotels in Austin safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Austin. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
How do I find a hotel in central Austin?
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Austin districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Austin city centre
How can I find hotels near me?
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