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InterContinental Stephen F. Austin

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Northern NJ
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is exactly what you would want from beginning to end of our stay. Valets were available as soon as we arrived and helped with our bags, provided a nice welcome and made some immediate recommendations. On to the front desk and once again, a very pleasant experience. Our room was very big for a "city" compared to our...

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Denton, Maryland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Took my wife for a long weekend downtown. The hotel is right in the middle of everything and very convenient to get to. Slept very well in their oversized beds and rooms. Defiantly will be back soon!!

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great get away for even those who live in the near by San Antonio area. Wife and I decided to spend our anniversary here from San Antonio. Intercontinental always makes your stay feel like your on vacation even if your visit is tied to work. Staff is exceptional and the rooms are really up to the intercontinental standard. Definitely would...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff was very sweet very good at helping where stuff was located downtown and was eager to help us call other companys to book a horse and carriage ride ... The door handle did come off on our closet which was totally fine i just wanted to let them know we told the FD lady on our way out...

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful service in an historic hotel in a great location. This boutique hotel underwent a thorough renovation in about 2000 and is technologically up to date. They used very high quality materials and paid careful attention to details. However, some may consider the rooms small in comparison to newer hotel properties.

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Stephen F. A, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. Regarding the smaller size of our Traditional rooms, we apologize and thank you for your understanding as they remain true to our original historic floor plan. We are proud to know that you enjoyed our updated technology with historic style, high quality furnishings, attention to detail, and most importantly our...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located close to everything and the service at this hotel was fantastic. Our room was ready right away and the upgrade to the suite didn't hurt. The only downfall was the construction right next door.

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Stephen F. A, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. Regarding the construction across the street, we apologize and thank you for your understanding as we look forward to it's completion this summer. We are proud to know that you enjoyed our great location in downtown Austin and fantastic service. It would be our pleasure if, next time you are...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Well done in nearly every area of measurement. Excellent staff. Attention to detail. Attentive. Anticipates the client's every need. Always polite and courteous. The bell staff was prepared for our group's arrival and ensured every guest's needs were met. Greeted them with bottles of water while they waited to check in at the front desk.

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Stephen F. A, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. We are proud that we had the opportunity to provide your business group an excellent experience during your Visit to Austin from start to finish by making everyone comfortable during check in and providing excellent attentive, polite, and courteous service. It would be our pleasure to host you and your...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is for me the best downtown Austin, can walk to any location and have fun. Try the indoor pool, didn't see one better than this one. I highly recommend this hotel , the only issue is parking is very expensive .

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Stephen F. A, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. Regarding the cost of valet parking, we apologize and thank you for your understanding as we check around the downtown area to ensure that our pricing is on par with the area. We are proud to know that you feel we are the best hotel in downtown Austin for your...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A very convenient location near the capitol. The rooms are all very upscale and the staff seems eager to please and be helpful. The Roaring Fork restaurant is location off the lobby and has the best mac and cheese I have ever enjoyed. I'll definitely stay there again as I visit Austin.

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Stephen F. A, Guest Relations Manager at InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. We are proud to know that you enjoyed our convenient location near the capital, very upscale rooms, our staff whom are all helpful and eager to please, and the Roaring Fork restaurant's wonderful mac and cheese. Next time you are in town we look forward to having you stay with...

Garland, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was top notch, each hotel employee was knowledgeable and went out of their way to make us feel comfortable when we arrived at midnight. Our room was immaculate and the breakfast was excellent. Highly recommended!

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Thank you for sharing your experience of our iconic hotel. We are proud to know that our service was top notch, that each employee was knowledgeable and made you feel comfortable, your room was immaculate, and even though we are sad to see you go that we could provide an excellent breakfast to get your day started. It would be...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Keeping it weird in style ever since we opened in 1924, thanks to the people of Austin who funded our construction! When we opened we were the tallest building in Austin at 10 stories tall. We have gotten a little taller, 15 stories currently, but the city has grown up around us over the years making us a hidden gem in the heart of downtown. We are located 1 block from 6th street, 3 blocks from the Capitol and walking distance to all the activities that make Austin the amazing city that it is. If you are looking for the true experience of Texas and Austin book a room with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Stephen F. Austin

Address: 701 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701-3216
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: $293 - $838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — InterContinental Stephen F. Austin 4*
Number of rooms: 189
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#4 Business Hotel in Austin
#5 Luxury Hotel in Austin
#8 Romantic Hotel in Austin
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#15 Family Hotel in Austin
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“Upper floor, Capitol or Congress St, opposite side has construction in Feb 2017”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisOBB, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sixteenth floor stay, so our view was amazing. Everything is at your fingertips. No big issues. The entry lights are not independent so night light will have to be your lamps. ”
 of 5 bubbles mrbab222, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Perfect temperature and cleaness, with all amenities, great.”
 of 5 bubbles A7577URcarlosc, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Fast elevators may upper floors nice”
 of 5 bubbles jackie049, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room higher than the 5th floor for better views.”
 of 5 bubbles SpanningTheGlobe, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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