We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

49 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast
See the most recent reviews
Showing 45: English reviews
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I stayed for a week. The BB is very well located, 15 minutes walking from Campus. It is a in a very quiet street and it feels safe for a solo woman traveller. It has supermarkets and restaurants nearby. It is clean and staff is very fiendly. Breakfast needs more healthy options.

1Thank PatriciaACL
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Very cosy place with very friendly staff, great breakfast and tasty afternoon cakes. The university is just a couple of blocks away and the centre is in easily reached by bus. Very good value for what you get.

3Thank Philip H
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We were only in Austin for one night and wanted to look around the University and take in the 6th street experience as it has been 30 years since we last lived in Austin.The cost of a room is less or equal too staying at a hotel downtown and paying for parking. We were not greeted at check in but...

2Thank Will M
Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 22 July 2015

We recently spent about a week at this B&B, and we were so happy we were able to stay there. It is close to the capital and a lot of Austin's attractions. One thing My wife and I aren't super comfortable with is the B&B's that have a small breakfast window and dining with all the other guests. This B&B...

2Thank vipermgun
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

Until we showed up we didn't realize we had stayed there before courtesy of UT Austin seminar. Walking distance to campus very convenient. Lovely beds and comfortable rooms. Outstanding breakfast that changes daily. Strongly recommend to short university stay

1Thank academics
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 April 2015

For a quick trip to Austin to visit an art-loving friend, this B&B was conveniently located to the Ransom and Blanton museums. Our room #9 was comfortable, but on the second floor, up the narrow winding staircase We arrived early and was greeted by an innkeeper who walked us to our room and let us store our luggage while It...

Thank Debbie S
San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 November 2014

I had stayed here once before, but had not made the arrangements myself. So I wasn't sure how this place compared to others in the area (around UT). On my return trip I considered alternatives in the area. Doing so, I realized what a great value the Folk House is. The location is great (and there is free parking in...

3Thank ZenTraveler8
San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 May 2014

I stayed here on a recent trip to UT Austin. The location is excellent for visits to UT, or for those who want to be close to the area. The B&B is pleasant, clean, has a certain amount of charm (though more funky in an Austin kind of way than overdone and in your face...which I found refreshing and relaxing)....

1Thank ZenTraveler8
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Stayed during the Formula One Grand Prix weekend when accommodation rates all over Austin are virtually doubled. Would be a very good deal during non event times. Beautiful house filed with antiques on the edge of the University of Texas. A block and half away from a bus stop for Austin's very inexpensive bus system. Fantastic breakfast that will keep...

2Thank Phildaupho
Reviewed 9 September 2013 via mobile

Nice place. Kinda quirky like Austin. Friendly staff and owners, very helpful. Breakfast was over the top good. Blueberry stuffed French toast or the usual continental breakfast fair. No question ... Go for the French toast

1Thank 1956cla

8 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (8)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Bathroom (1)
Room/Suite (1)
Dining (2)
Other (3)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Austin hotels
West Campus
Hotel Ella
Hotel Ella
#37 of 201 in Austin
352 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 506 W 22nd St, Austin, TX 78705-5204
Region: United States > Texas > Austin > West Campus
Price Range: $237 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, HotelsClick and Agoda so you can book your Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Austin Folk House Hotel Austin
Austin Folk House b&b
Austin Folk House Bed And Breakfast Texas
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Austin Folk House Bed and Breakfast staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 2 is convenient to the entry door and parking lot, but right next to the laundry room. Street noise will occur.”
michaelcB6833VR, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The upper floor seemed like the best place. Quieter than downstairs for sure!”
  • Bathroom in Room 9
laur3nb, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appeared to be about the same level with the exception of some having showers only.”
543willm, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
“It looks like all the rooms are good ones.”
vipermgun, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Climb to Upstairs rooms is difficult to with heavy luggage”
610debbies, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
No availability for your dates from these sites
* /night
View Deal
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates