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1220 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2422 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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Reviewed yesterday

I love Austin Motel. It's location is so convenient to S Congress restaurants and shops. One of my favorite things about Austin Motel is that is 1/2 block from Joe's Coffee and just across the street from the iconic live music establishment, Continental Club. The...More

Thank Laurie w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on a recommendation from someone who lives in Austin as we were meeting them locally for the day , i agree with many of the other comments that this is really a no frills hotel but that is what makes this place so...More

Thank Ben H
Response from JoshJustice, Front Office Manager at Austin MotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi Ben, Thanks for letting us know you enjoyed the beds, location, and courtyard. There's definitely an abundance of restaurant options in the area, and now you don't even have to leave the motel for one more - our restaurant, Joann's Fine Foods, just opened!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic stay with friends. Loved the motel- the decor was a hoot and a half. Steps away from Jo’s coffee and motel’s pool. Central location for tourists - great food and fantastic boutiques only a short walk away. Rooms could be cleaner and there was...More

Thank AnetaBrooklyn
Response from JoshJustice, Front Office Manager at Austin MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, I love that you had a fantastic stay and found the motel "weirdly awesome!" It sounds like you made the most of your trip and did all the things I typically recommend, from hitting our pool, to walking to Jo's, to enjoying all the...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

This hotel is pure fun. I was booked into this hotel by my client and they thought it would be a great place for me to stay. The staff is VERY friendly and goes out of their way to make you feel at home. I...More

Thank DevDFW
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Funky and weird is not enough of a reason to ignore the fact the rooms need a major upgrade. I get what they are trying to do, but you can't dress it up and ignore the old outdated items that need attention. Other revues cover...More

Thank Alan G
Response from JoshJustice, Front Office Manager at Austin MotelResponded 12 September 2018

Hi Alan, Thanks for staying with us, though I'm sorry to hear it didn't meet your expectations. The Tivoli radio does not have an alarm feature, but we do offer 24/7 wake-up calls from the front desk. We're also currently working to add or replace...More

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Description
The Austin Motel opened its doors in 1938, and its landmark neon sign has been brightening South Congress Avenue ever since. This recently remodeled 41-room motel, with classic motor court exterior, is centrally More located in the heart of Austin’s most interesting cultural district and is close to downtown, the Congress bat bridge and other area attractions. The iconic motel’s amenities include a swimming pool with pool bar, communal hangout spaces, free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary parking. The 24-hour reception desk and retail store caters to guest needs, offering snacks, drinks and interesting mementos. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
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Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
USD 123 - USD 401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Austin Hotel Austin
,
Austin Motel Texas
Location
United States > Texas > Austin
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
USD 123 - USD 401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Austin Hotel Austin
,
Austin Motel Texas
Location
United States > Texas > Austin
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Amanda F
9 March 2016|
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Response from Tweety4676 | Reviewed this property |
The motel does not sell or have food service but there is a taco place next door which was always busy and a fantastic dinner about 3 or 4 blocks from there (heading away from downtown) that is open 24 hrs with really good... More
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richanthony21787
13 January 2016|
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Response from SaideO1 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the smallest room as we only needed it to sleep. Can't remember what they call it... It was big enough for two without feeling claustrophobic.
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"Bring your swimsuit for a fun time in the pool"
DevDFW
10 Sep. 2018
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"I would have to see them all to be able to comment here."
558alang
2 Sep. 2018
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"From what I've read, don't get the smallest room - my second-tier room was as small a room as..."
Peregonz
24 Jun. 2018
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"If you have kids, you may want to ask for a room closer to the pool area."
beverlyb827
19 Jun. 2018
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