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3.5-star hotel near Lady Bird Lake

Heart of Austin

Within a 10-minute walk of this Downtown Austin hotel, you'll find South Congress Avenue and Lady Bird Lake. Austin Convention Center and Sixth Street are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2016

This hotel features an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 5 conference rooms, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Enjoy the spa tub and free cooked-to-order breakfast each morning.

Comfy beds, WiFi

The 262 guestrooms feature comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, while living rooms and refrigerators offer the conveniences of home. TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include WiFi and sofa beds.

Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
C$157* Per night/room 22 Dec. - 23 Dec.

Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, 2 Bathrooms (1 King, 1 Double, Sofa Sleeper)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, 2 Bathrooms (2 Queen, 1 Double, Sofa Sleeper)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Premium Suite, 1 King Bed, View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress ratings based on 32 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.2 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

Everyone (11) Family (1)
5 out of 5

Visited friends in Austin. Second time

The staff is lovely. The front desk, omelette man and bartenders stand-out. 33 bucks a night to park seems excessive but our group of 6 had a great stay. Thank you.

Posted by , from PA on 29 Jan. 2018

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5 out of 5

Coffee

Only regret is no coffee is available before 6am....

Posted by on 22 Dec. 2017

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4 out of 5

Very nice hotel, be aware of extra charges

Pros: location, spacious room
Cons: extra charges, but that's it
The living space and bedroom were more than large enough for my husband and me. The bed was a little bouncy, pillows on the lumpy side but overall a very nice space for the night. Free cocktail hours and free breakfast was awesome. The window looking out into the hall was a little weird, but thank goodness for blackout curtains. They also moved us from a room right off the elevator to a higher, quieter room immediately when I asked at check in. Great location! Very nice interior overall. BEWARE - $38+ for one night of self parking and $4 per bottled water, which I don't remember seeing was not complimentary (that I check for). Really, $4 for a bottled water?

Posted by on 5 Dec. 2017

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4 out of 5

great location, great breakfast buffet

Pros: Nice big rooms- bed room has separate door so someone can sleep in...Tv's in both rooms. Good choice of cardio equipment and all have TV screens.
Cons: The workout room needs better ventilation-small and gets really hot if multiple people are in it and only 2 channels worked on the tv
Location: great walking path along the colorado river that goes a couple miles. You can go kayaking or paddle boarding there as well. Lots of restaurants
`Overall a really nice hotel. The breakfast had many options-healthy ones too! The location is in the heart of Austin- which means tons of traffic all the time, but most places are within walking distance. Good cardio equipment with private Tv screens in fitness center but only 2 channels came in. There are no weight machines, just a small set of free weights and the room got really hot if 3 people were in it at a time. The rooms are spacious with a separate bedroom. I was disappointed that there was no bath tub only a shower. There were black bugs circulating in the bathroom through out the day..floor and counter top and we found some pieces of chocolate on the floor when we checked in

Posted by , from minnesota on 4 Feb. 2017

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5 out of 5

Great place to stay in Austin !

Pros: Super-Clean rooms ! Best free breakfast I've ever had ! Free drink happy hour ! Really a great place for events and eating well on South Congress !
Location: The Continental Club and Broken Spoke for live music and dancing ! Great restaurants up and down South Congress !
Super-Clean rooms ! Best free breakfast I've ever had ! Free drink happy hour ! Really a great place for events and eating well on South Congress !

Posted by on 5 Dec. 2016

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About the Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

Location 300 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Property Features

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress offers its guests an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. There are 5 meeting rooms available. A terrace, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area are also featured at the business-friendly Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress was completed in October 2016. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Austin hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 262 guestrooms or units
  • 9 levels
  • 216 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1985
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference space
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Separate living room
  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) (17 km / 10.6 mi)
  • Train station: Austin Station (2.5 km / 1.6 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking, self parking, and RV/bus/truck parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress offers 262 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and safes. Accommodations have separate living rooms and are furnished with queen sofa beds. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Austin hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Living room
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 4 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Debit cards
  • Number of children who can stay free - 4

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 32.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 75 per stay
  • Late check-out fee: USD 25.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.