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Hotel Saint Cecilia

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Brooklyn
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We really enjoyed staying here and have no regrets. The room was quiet, spacious and tastefully decorated. The turntable was fun. We loved the turquoise tiled bathroom. The garden is beautiful. However, this is an expensive hotel and there are few small things that would make the room worthy of its high price tag, mostly to do with sleep quality....

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your nigh marks and we apologize that you did not fully enjoy your stay with us. While the Pool Bungalows can be great for their openness and light, we regret that the light was an issue for your sleep and that we were not able to remedy the issue during the course of your stay. Thank you...

Reviewed 21 May 2014

I cant begin to say how amazing this boutique property is. From the moment I contacted Kaleigh in reservations to the time I arrived and was greeted by Scott, no detail was missed. The pool is a perfect and quaint oasis, with a perfectly curated sound track. The drinks poolside were stellar. My room was spacious and perfectly clean. I...

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

Spencer, thank you so much for your review and we are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you poolside again soon!

London
Reviewed 1 May 2014

This is a very uniquely beautiful hotel. Pool is very cool with a lusted after soundtrack. Staff are incredibly helpful and attentive. Very expensive, especially at weekends, but worth every penny. We did not stay in the rooms which you have to access via the pool, so can't comment on this but I think I would find this frustrating. Record...

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful words--we appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us. We love that you enjoyed your time here. Since you mentioned enjoying the soundtrack during your time at the pool, be sure to check out our playlist on Spotify so that you can reminisce until we have the pleasure of having you as...

Spicewood, Texas
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Hotel Saint Cecilia is an unadvertised gem of a hotel with a delightful character. Three couples visited the quaint boutique establishment and we all agreed it was a wonderful experience. The owners of the converted old house have built additional rooms which sits on a beautiful piece of large oak tree property. The inviting landscape is perfectly manicured and offers...

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

We are so glad that all of you enjoyed your stay--thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We wish we had found each other sooner as well, let's make up for lost time! We hope to have you back as our guests soon.

Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 24 April 2014

As an anniversary treat, my husband and I decided to visit Austin, where he went to school. I'd never been there, and when I checked out boutique hotels, Hotel Saint Cecilia came right up. A hotel that quotes William Burroughs, Leonard Cohen and Patti Smith is my kind of hotel. A peek at the suites and bungalows showed funky but...

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

We are honored by your review--thank you. We are elated that your stay was everything you described, it is always our goal to offer our guests a wonderful and unique experience. We hope to have you back soon, and until then we hope you enjoy the mementos of your stay with us at Hotel Saint Cecilia. Until next time!

New York City
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Went to Austin for a much needed vacay and came across Saint Cecelia via some blog reviews. I checked it out and loved the vibe of it so much that I immediately booked a stay there for two nights. Upon arriving at the hotel, I felt like I was walking into an oasis. The grounds have a very Los Angeles/Chateau...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 April 2014

I live in austin and relish anytime i do a stay cation at the Saint Ceclia! The general manager took the the time to help me with my reservation (thanks Lisa)!! It was my birthday and booked one of the poolside bungalows and was blown away by how fantastic it was! Jay, Katie and J.D at the front desk made...

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Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 4 April 2014

The bar patio was right outside my bedroom window in the "big house." Management was polite and I was promised the "party" would be over at 11:00. Didn't happen. Had to leave the hotel and find another near midnight just to get sleep. I guess the bar tab was more attractive than my room rate. Bad layout I guess. Nice...

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Lisa M, General Manager at Hotel Saint Cecilia, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize that you were unable to enjoy your time with us. The lounge is generally quiet and we are sorry that was not the case the evening you joined us. We would love to have you back as our complimentary guest in order to remedy the situation and to offer you an experience that you will leave happy...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 26 March 2014

We were welcomed by the staff here who knew our names when we arrived and told me happy birthday (they had asked my husband when he made the reservations if there was a special occasion). Our room was gorgeous but comfortable with a private patio overlooking the courtyard. There were cookies waiting for us on our table, they give you...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 March 2014

I thought this hotel was a very nice boutique hotel in Austin. Here's how my visit breaks down: PROS: Best part of this hotel is that it gives you a resort-feel in the middle of a city. The rooms are nicely decorated and the grounds are very enjoyable. Each room has a record player and you can borrow vinyls from...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Saint Cecilia is a secluded luxury hotel in the heart of Austin's South Congress District. The 14 room property, situated on an 1880 estate, is a tribute to rock and roll opulence and royal elegance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Saint Cecilia

Address: 112 Academy Dr, Austin, TX 78704-1852
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: $652 - $1,647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Saint Cecilia 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Saint Cecilia Hotel
Hotel Saint Cecilia Austin, Texas
Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#21 Luxury Hotel in Austin
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“We stayed in #3. There are only 14. Our room was in the old home. Not sure what the newer construction rooms are like.”
 of 5 bubbles TODAYSOK, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We loved Room 6 w/balcony overlooking the Austin Skyline. Quiet, spacious, perfecto”
 of 5 bubbles 540jtr, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Pool-side bungalows are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles KenR3, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pool rooms are luxurious, all rooms quiet as on a side street”
 of 5 bubbles 244judiths1969, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Adored my studio, I found it quiet and private.”
 of 5 bubbles 588rp, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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