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Courtyard Marriott - Downtown 3.0 s

Courtyard Marriott - Downtown
300 East 4th St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.05 Miles

$360.00 - $381.00 USD
The Courtyard Marriott - Downtown offers full-service amenities at the Courtyard value. Adjacent to the Austin Convention Center and within walking distance of the 6th Street music scene this is a premier choice among Austin Convention Center hotels.
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Courtyard Marriott - Downtown Details:

General Info

  • Check-in 4:00pm
  • Check-out 11:00am
  • 100% Non-Smoking
  • Self-Parking - $29/day
  • Valet Parking - $35/day
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Indoor Lap Pool
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave - Upon request, Executive rooms only, $15/night 
  • Refrigerator - Upon request, Executive rooms only, $15/night
  • Iron
  • Internet - Complimentary in room, lobby and public area WiFi
  • Newspaper - Complimentary in Lobby
  • Cable TV
  • Business Center
  • Local calls 75¢ min
  • Roll-away Beds - Based on availability, King rooms only, $25/night
  • Service Animals Only
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Laundry Services - Coin Operated and Same Day Valet Service
  • There are shipping and handling fees for any incoming or outgoing shipments to the hotel. For an itemized list of fees, contact the hotel directly.
  • Shares lobby space with Residence Inn Downtown

Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed - 373sq feet. Features a pillow top mattress & duvet, couch, and desk. Soundproofed windows.
     
  • 2 Queen Beds - 367sq feet. Features a pillow top mattress & duvet, couch, desk, Soundproofed windows.

Amenities

​​​Microwave - Upon Request, Executive rooms only, $15/night 
Refrigerator - Upon Request, Executive rooms only, $15/night
Roll-away Beds - Based on availability, King rooms only, $25/night
Service Animals Only
There are shipping and handling fees for any incoming or outgoing shipments to the hotel. For an itemized list of fees, contact the hotel directly.
Shares lobby space with Residence Inn Downtown

Restaurants

Champions Sports Bar 
Hours: Monday to Friday 6:30am-Midnight, Friday & Saturday 6:30am-1am
Breakfast: Monday to Friday 6:30-10:30am, Saturday & Sunday 7-10:30am 
Room Service: 11am-Midnight
Stop by Champions Sports Bar & Restaurant for mouthwatering cuisine and drinks while cheering on your favorite Austin sports teams.​

Starbucks
Hours: 6am-7pm
 

Nearby

The Courtyard Marriott Downtown is located within walking distance of the Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bat Bridge, Frank Erwin Center, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brackenridge Hospital, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Parks. 


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • There is a 3 night minimum stay required for all rooms.
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in. (This would be in addition to charge for minimum stay required)
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge 2-nights room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Residence Inn - Downtown 3.5 s

Residence Inn - Downtown
300 East 4th St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.05 Miles

$363.00 - $582.00 USD
Having just completed a multi-million dollar renovation, the Residence Inn Austin Downtown offers brand new modern amenities with true Texan hospitality. The hotel offers apartment-style suites 50% larger than traditional hotel rooms featuring fully equipped kitchens, separate living and sleeping spaces and pull-out sofas- the best of pet-friendly hotels in Austin!
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Residence Inn - Downtown Details:

General Info

Having just completed a multi-million dollar renovation, the Residence Inn Austin Downtown offers brand new modern amenities with true Texan hospitality. Adjacent to the Austin Convention Center and within walking distance of the popular 6th Street and Warehouse Districts, guests appreciate our central downtown location. Their hotel offers apartment-style suites 50% larger than traditional hotel rooms featuring fully equipped kitchens, separate living and sleeping spaces and pull-out sofas- the best of pet-friendly hotels in Austin!

Hotel Room Types

  • Queen Studio: Features a Queen bed and a sofabed, kitchen, and table with seating for two.
     
  • One Bedroom Queen Suite: Features a separate bedroom with Queen bed, sofabed in living area, kitchen, table with seating for two and televisions in both rooms. 
     
  • Two Bedroom Queen Suite: Features two separate bedrooms with a Queen bed in each, sofabed in living area, kitchen, table with seating for two and televisions in all three rooms. 

Amenities

Self-Parking - $27/day
Valet Parking - $33/day
Indoor Lap Pool
Meeting Space
Microwave
Refrigerator 
Hotel Shuttle - Super Shuttle: fee - $16 one way. Reservation required.
Local Calls - $0.81
Roll-away Beds -  $25/night, based upon availability 
Service Animals - Pet's allowed with $100 non-refundable sanitation fee 
Grocery Shopping service 
Shares lobby space with Courtyard Downtown

Restaurants

Champions Sports Bar and Restaurant 
Hours: 6:30am - Midnight Sunday - Thursday, 6:30am -1:00am Friday - Saturday. 
In room delivery available during restaurant hours.
Complimentary Breakfast: 6:30am - 9:30am Monday - Friday, 7:00am-10:00am Saturday - Sunday

Complimentary Happy Hour: 5:00pm-7:00pm Tuesday - Thursday. 

Starbucks
Hours: 6:00am-6:00pm Sunday-Wednesday, 6:00am-8:00pm Thursday-Saturday

Nearby

The Residence Inn by Marriott Downtown is located within walking distance of:

Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bat Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Parks. 


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay of five (5) nights is required for all guest rooms.
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a two-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hyatt Place - Downtown 3.0 s

Hyatt Place - Downtown
211 East 3rd St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.10 Miles

$368.00 - $386.00 USD
Hyatt Place Downtown is located only 1 block from the Austin Convention Center.
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Hyatt Place - Downtown Details:

General Info

Hyatt Place Austin Downtown is located in the heart of downtown Austin, just one block from the Austin Convention Center, two blocks from the 6th Street Entertainment District. The Hyatt Place is just a 5-minute walk to the beautiful Lady Bird Lake which has many running/walking/biking paths.


Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed w/ Sofabed - Features separate sleeping and living areas, including one King Hyatt Grand Bed® and a "Cozy Corner" with sofa sleeper, perfect to sit back and relax. 
     
  • 2 Queen Beds w/ Sofabed - Features separate sleeping and living areas, including one King Hyatt Grand Bed® and a "Cozy Corner" with sofa sleeper, perfect to sit back and relax.

Amenities

  • Check-in 3:00pm
  • Check-out 12:00pm
  • 100% Non-Smoking
  • Valet Parking only, $35/night
  • Concierge
  • Fitness Facilities 
  • Indoor Pool
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron 
  • In-room safe
  • Internet - Complimentary hotel-wide Wi-Fi
  • Newspaper - USA Today
  • Cable TV
  • Business Center
  • Local Calls
  • Service Animals only
  • TV inputs include computer, video & component
  • Daily Housekeeping 
  • Laundry Services - Valet 

Restaurants

  • Free a.m. Kitchen Skillet™ - Available daily in the Gallery Kitchen, is a delicious rotating variety of hot and lighter breakfast options.
    6:30am-9:30am Mon-Fri, 7am-10am Sat- Sun

     
  • ​Gallery Kitchen24-hours, daily
     
  • Coffee to Cocktails Bar - Stay refreshed with a selection of specialty beverages made with Starbucks® espresso roast and a variety of premium beers, wines & cocktails.

Nearby

The Hyatt Place Downtown is located within walking distance of:

Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bat Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Parks.

 

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation.  (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • There is a 3 night minimum stay required for rooms.
  • An early departure fee of $225 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hampton Inn & Suites - Downtown 3.0 s

Hampton Inn & Suites - Downtown
200 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.10 Miles

$290.00 - $980.00 USD
Hampton Inn & Suites Austin-Downtown/Convention Center is a comfortable and convenient hotel in downtown Austin. Our 16-story hotel is one block from the Austin Convention Center, and walking distance to the Sixth Street entertainment district.
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Hampton Inn & Suites - Downtown Details:

General Info

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin-Downtown/Convention Center is a comfortable and convenient hotel in downtown Austin. The 16-story hotel is one block from the Austin Convention Center, and walking distance to the 6th Street. Whether you’re traveling to Austin for business, to attend a convention, or for one of our annual live music festivals, enjoy a boutique-style hotel minutes from Austin attractions.

 

  • Check-in 3:00pm
  • Check-out 12:00pm
  • 100% Non-Smoking
  • Valet Parking only - $35/day 
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave - Available upon request, Studio King rooms only
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron
  • Internet - Complementary guest room and business center Wi-Fi
  • Newspaper
  • Cable TV
  • Business Center
  • Local Calls
  • Airport Shuttle, J&G Charter Shuttle
  • Roll-away Beds - Available upon request, Based on availability, King Rooms only 
  • Service Animals only
  • Other Complimentary Services or Transportation
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Laundry Services, Same day Valet service & Coin Laundry
  • Account Review on TV

Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed: Relax in this comfortable room which features the King clean and fresh Hampton bed® and a 32-inch LCD TV with HD channels. Catch up on business at the spacious work desk and stay connected with free WiFi. 
     
  • 2 Double Beds: Relax in this comfortable room which features two Double clean and fresh Hampton beds® and a 32-inch LCD TV with HD channels. Catch up on business at the spacious work desk and stay connected with free WiFi.
     
  • King Bed Studio Suite w/ Sofabed: Enjoy added space and comfort in this studio suite featuring clean and fresh Hampton bed® and a sofa bed in the seating area. Stay entertained with a variety of movies and HD channels on the 37-inch LCD TV.
     
  • King Bed Penthouse Suite w/ Sofabed: Enjoy added space and comfort in this 2 room suite featuring clean and fresh Hampton bed® in the bedroom, with dining area, second bathroom, and sofabed in living room. Stay entertained with a variety of movies and HD channels on the 37-inch LCD TV.

Amenities

Valet Parking only - $37/day 
Meeting Space
Coffeemaker
Microwave - Available upon request, Studio King rooms only
Refrigerator
Newspaper
Roll-away Beds - Available upon request, based on availability, King Rooms only 
Service Animals only
 

Restaurants

Le Cafe Crepe
Located off our hotel lobby, our Le Café Crepe restaurant is the perfect option for a relaxing drink or sweet crepe.
Hours: Mon-Thurs 7am-4pm, Fri-Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 8am-5pm

Complimentary Breakfast
Hours: Daily 6am-10am 
For a delightful variety of your favorite morning treats.  "On the run" breakfast bags available Mon-Fri.  

Room Service:
Order room service from P.F. Chang's China Bistro or Fleming's Prime Steakhouse.
 

Nearby

The Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown is located within walking distance of the Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bat Bridge, Palmer Events Center, The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Parks.

 

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Fairmont Austin 5.0 s

Fairmont Austin
101 Red River St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.24 Miles

$435.00 - $695.00 USD
A towering icon, Fairmont Austin is uniquely located amid the lush greenery of Palm Park and Waller Creek and directly connected to the Austin Convention Center. Opening August 9th, 2017, the 37-story luxury hotel will feature 1,048 richly appointed guest rooms and suites with picturesque vistas of Lady Bird Lake, a dramatic cityscape, and the State Capitol.
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Fairmont Austin Details:

General Info

Debuting September 2017, Fairmont Austin will be a 37-story luxury hotel with 1,048 richly appointed guest rooms and suites, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will experience personalized service, unique views, five restaurant and bar offerings, seasonally heated swimming pool on the 7th floor, full-service salon and spa, and nearly 140,000 square feet of total meeting space, including 40,000 square feet of prefunction space and 13,500 square feet of outdoor space.

Hotel Room Types

  • King or 2 Queens Fairmont Room - Situated on the 8th through 14th floors with striking cityscape views, Fairmont rooms set the standard for timeless sophistication and are elegantly appointed with vibrant accents and contemporary décor. These spacious 410 square foot guest rooms feature one King or two Queen beds with luxurious pillow top mattresses and French style duvets. Comfortably designed to accommodate both business and leisure guests, Fairmont rooms boast bedside charging hubs and reading lamps as well as a work desk with upgraded technologies. Guests will enjoy lavish bathrooms with plush bathrobes, Le Labo toiletries and a stylish barn door providing a private water closet.
 
  • King or 2 Queens Gold Level - Elegantly appointed Fairmont Gold Floor guest rooms, located on the 32nd through 35th floors, feature private check-in and lounge with knowledgeable private Concierge at your service. The Fairmont Gold Lounge provides complimentary culinary offerings served in the privacy of the lounge, including deluxe continental breakfast, canapés and evening desserts. Gold rooms set the standard for timeless sophistication and are elegantly appointed with vibrant accents and contemporary décor. These spacious 410 square foot guest rooms feature one King or two Queen beds with luxurious pillow top mattresses and French style duvets. Comfortably designed to accommodate both business and leisure guests, Fairmont Gold rooms boast bedside charging hubs and reading lamps as well as a work desk with upgraded technologies. Guests will enjoy lavish bathrooms with plush bathrobes, Le Labo toiletries and a stylish barn door providing a private water closet.
 
  • One Bedroom King Suite - Signature One Bedroom Suites feature stunning views of Lady Bird Lake and Austin’s spectacular cityscape from the 9th through 25th floors. At 820 square feet, guests can relish in upgraded premium amenities, unique artwork and separate living room with spacious entertaining area. These suites provide the perfect space for pampering and relaxation. Comfortably designed to accommodate both business and leisure guests, Signature One Bedroom Suites boast bedside charging hubs and reading lamps as well as a work desk with upgraded technologies. Guests will enjoy lavish bathrooms with plush bathrobes and Le Labo toiletries.
 
  • One Bedroom Gold Suite - Elegantly appointed Fairmont Gold Floor Suites, located on the 32nd through 35th floors, feature private check-in and lounge with knowledgeable private Concierge at your service. The Fairmont Gold Lounge provides complimentary culinary offerings served in the privacy of the lounge, including deluxe continental breakfast, canapés and evening desserts. Fairmont Gold One Bedroom Suites are 820 square feet and overlook Palm Park’s lush greenery and Austin’s spectacular cityscape. Upgraded with premium amenities, unique artwork and separate living room with spacious entertaining area, these suites provide the perfect space for pampering and relaxation. Comfortably designed to accommodate both business and leisure guests, Fairmont Gold One Bedroom Suites boast bedside charging hubs and reading lamps as well as a work desk with upgraded technologies. Guests will enjoy lavish bathrooms with plush bathrobes and Le Labo toiletries.
 
  • Presidential Suite - The magnificent Presidential Suites provides striking panoramic views of Austin’s spectacular cityscape and Lady Bird Lake from the 36th and 37th floors. The Presidential Suites are an expansive 1640 square feet and highlight a variety of premier amenities suited for the discerning traveler. Private check-in with a knowledgeable Concierge at your service, the Presidential Suites grant access to the Fairmont Gold Lounge, which provides complimentary culinary offerings served in the privacy of the lounge including deluxe continental breakfast, late morning desserts, canapés and evening desserts. Presidential Suites’ spacious living rooms include a dining table and large lounging sectional perfect for a sophisticated cocktail gathering with clients or an intimate dinner for two. Large wet bar with separate refrigerator and microwave, two luxurious baths with plush bathrobes and Le Labo toiletries. The Fairmont Presidential Suites are ideal for entertaining up to 20 guests and may be connected to two additional rooms, based on availability.

Amenities

Self and Valet Parking available, for a fee.

Amenities on Request
The following amenities may be available in select guest rooms.

Cribs
DVD player
Microwave
Refrigerator
Bed Board
Rollaway bed (suites and King guest rooms only)

Restaurants

Fairmont Austin offers a variety of six dining experiences, highlighting the city’s thriving culinary culture to suit every palate. Dine at the pool bar or watch the big game from expansive outdoor media screens. 
 

Nearby

Fairmont Austin is located in the heart of the central business district, within walking distance to the Austin Convention Center, State Capitol, restaurants, galleries and shops. Experience the stunning outdoors or explore the countless music venues that string together the Live Music Capital of the World.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay is required for all rooms as follows:
    • ​four (4) nights for suites
    • three (3) nights for rooms
  • Early departure fee - An early departure fee of $400 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in in addition to all nights to meet the minimum stay.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 14 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hilton Garden Inn 3.0 s

Hilton Garden Inn
500 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.26 Miles

$290.00 - $732.00 USD
Renovated in Summer 2016, this full-service hotel is located just 3 blocks from the Austin Convention Center and 1 block from 6th St.
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Hilton Garden Inn Details:

General Info

Enjoy Texas hospitality at the Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center hotel. Their rooms and suites feature Serta Perfect Sleeper™ beds, 42-inch TVs, refrigerators, microwaves and coffeemakers. Blocks from Austin Convention Center, 6th Street and the Warehouse Entertainment District, and the University of Texas. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is seven miles away. 

 

Hotel Room Types

King Bed - King Bed Work in comfort at the desk with ergonomic chair and stay connected with complimentary WiFi. Additional amenities include a 42-inch flat-screen HDTV, microwave, mini-refrigerator and a Keurig® coffeemaker.
 
2 Queen Beds - Find all the conveniences you need in this comfortable guest room with two Queen-sized Garden Sleep System beds. Amenities include a 42-inch flat-screen HDTV, microwave, mini-refrigerator, a Keurig® coffeemaker and complimentary WiFi.
 
One Bedroom Suite - Enjoy your stay in this inviting one bedroom suite, complete with a King bed, separate living and bedroom, and convenient amenities. The suite has a work desk, a full-size sofa bed, two 42-inch HDTVs and complimentary WiFi. Additional amenities include a microwave, mini-refrigerator and a Keurig® coffeemaker.
 
One Bedroom Deluxe Suite - Enjoy your stay in this inviting one bedroom Deluxe suite, complete with our unique University of Texas inspired décor, including UT team jerseys and pictures of UT landmarks. The suite has a King bed, work desk, a full-size leather sofa bed, two 42-inch HDTVs and complimentary WiFi. Additional amenities include microwave, mini-refrigerator and a Keurig® coffeemaker. 

Amenities

  • Check-in 3:00pm
  • Check-out 12:00pm
  • Valet Parking - $32/night
  • Concierge  
  • 24-hour Fitness Facilities 
  • Outdoor Pool - European Wading Pool 
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker 
  • Microwave - Available in all rooms 
  • Refrigerator - Available in all rooms 
  • Iron 
  • Internet - Complimentary WiFi 
  • Newspaper 
  • Cable TV
  • Business Center
  • Local Calls - $0.50/call 
  • Roll-away Beds - Available upon request, based on availability, king rooms only 
  • Service Animals Only
  • Daily Housekeeping 
  • Laundry Services - Guest coin operated laundry, same day valet service Monday-Friday
  • Sustainability Information

Restaurants

Eighteenth Over Austin
Hours: Breakfast is served 6:00am-10am Mon-Fri, and 7am-11am on Sat & Sun. Dinner hours are 5pm-10pm daily. 
Features Texas cuisine on the 18th floor and a skyline view of downtown Austin.

  
Pavillon Pantry
This convenience mart offers sundries, an assortment of beverages and ready-to-cook means bound for in-room microwave or refrigerator.


Room Service
Hours: 5:00pm-10:00pm


Details

Nearby

The Hilton Garden Inn is located within walking distance of:

Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square Park, Palm Park and Republic Square Park.


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin - Downtown 3.0 s

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin - Downtown
805 Neches St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.34 Miles

$289.00 - $378.00 USD
Enjoy a complimentary Smart Start Breakfast, featuring Holiday Inn’s minute pancake machine, oatmeal station, breakfast meats, eggs, warm cinnamon rolls, yogurt, and cereal. Also, for those looking to burn off some energy, enjoy our 24-hour fitness center, or just relax at our heated outdoor balcony pool.
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin - Downtown Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities
100% Non-Smoking
Fitness Facilities - 24-hr
Outdoor Pool, Full bar and fire pit
All rooms have Triple paned windows
Refridgerator in all rooms
Microwave in all rooms
Coffeemaker
Iron/Ironing Board
Internet - Complimentary WiFi throughout hotel
Cable TV
In Room Video Check-out
Business Center
Service Animals Only
Daily Housekeeping

Hotel Room Types

King Bed
The perfect getaway includes free and fast Wi-Fi, HBO movies on an LG 43" TV, and Bath and Body Works bath products. Finish your day feeling relaxed and refreshed under deluxe bedding looking out to the Austin skyline. Includes chaise lounge chair and walk-in shower.

2 Queen Beds
The perfect getaway includes free and fast Wi-Fi, HBO movies on an LG 43" TV, and Bath and Body Works bath products. Finish your day feeling relaxed and refreshed under deluxe bedding looking out to the Austin skyline. Include chaise lounge chair and Bathtub shower.

Deluxe King Bed
Stay updated while you travel with free high-speed Internet access, wrap your business up comfortably from the in-room desk. Relax and unwind under crisp and luxurious bedding, spoil yourself with Bath and Body Works bath products. 

King Suite
Enjoy your stay in style in a spacious two room suite. Each suite is complete with a separate living and bedroom area, pull out sofa couch and a 43" LG in both the living and bedroom area. Spoil yourself with Bath and Body work products in your luxurious bathroom. Includes chaise lounge chair and refrigerator with freezer.

Double Queen Suite
Enjoy your stay in style in a spacious two room suite. Each suite is complete with a separate living and bedroom area, pull out sofa couch and a 43" LG in the living and bedroom area. Spoil yourself with Bath and Body work products in your luxurious bathroom.

Amenities

Valet Only Parking, gated and covered, $32
 

Restaurants

Complimentary Breakfast 
Hours: Monday to-Friday, 6:30am-9:30am, Saturday & Sunday, 7am-10am
You can have your favorite brands such as Chobani Greek Yogurt, Kellogg’s, and Quaker in the Express Start™ Breakfast Bar. Also includes Biscuits and Gravy, a Pancake maker, Cinnamon rolls and choice of juice. 

 


Nearby

Located in the heart of the Red River downtown music corridor, the new Holiday Inn Express is located 2 blocks from 6th street, and 5 blocks from the Austin Convention Center and near many dining options.


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hotel Indigo Downtown Austin 3.5 s

Hotel Indigo Downtown Austin
810 Red River St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.34 Miles

$299.00 - $400.00 USD
Hotel Indigo properties feature unique design at every turn without compromising guest comfort. A vibrant modern color palette, complemented by natural light and locally influenced design and decor, make for an inviting, stylish and refreshing atmosphere. The hotel features an onsite bar and restaurant with a menu that focuses on local and seasonal ingredients, superior coffee and inspired cocktails.
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Hotel Indigo Downtown Austin Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities
100% Non-Smoking
Fitness Facilities - 24-hr
Outdoor Pool, Full bar and fire pit
All rooms have Triple paned windows
Refridgerator in all rooms
Microwave in all rooms
Coffeemaker
Iron/Ironing Board
Internet - Complimentary WiFi throughout hotel
Cable TV
In Room Video Check-out
Business Center
Service Animals Only
Daily Housekeeping


Hotel Room Types

Hotel Indigo guestrooms feature plush bedding, flexible work spaces, hard surface flooring with area rugs and oversized murals, and artwork that reflects the unique culture, character and geography of the surrounding neighborhood. Their specially designed spa-style bathrooms with glass-enclosed walk-in showers, rainfall-like and/or handheld showerheads, and quality Aveda® brand bath amenities will leave you refreshed and invigorated.

King Bed
The perfect getaway begins with free and fast Wi-Fi access to map your stay, ceramic spa-style shower, Aveda bath products to revive you. Relax in an easy chair and drift to sleep under deluxe bedding.

2 Queen Beds
The perfect getaway begins with free and fast Wi-Fi access to map your stay, ceramic spa-style shower, Aveda bath products to revive you. Relax in an easy chair and drift to sleep under deluxe bedding.

Deluxe King
Feed your spirit with breathtaking views of the Austin skyline, relax a large 300 sq foot room complete with hard wood floors, stunning wall murals, an easy chair, spa style shower, and a LG 43" HDTV.

King Suite
Experience Austin at its best! This spacious suite includes separate living and bedroom areas hard wood floors, pull out sofa couch and 43" LG TV completes the living area, Luxurious bedding and another 43" LG TV in the bedroom. Spacious ceramic spa-style bathroom complete with walk in shower and Aveda products.


Amenities

Valet Parking Only, secured and covered -- $32 day
Fitness Facilities - 24-hrs
All rooms have triple paned windows
Complimentary Internet
Cable TV
In-Room Video Check out
Pets allowed - $75 fee per stay. Limit of 50lbs
 

Restaurants

Red River Tavern
Hours: Sunday to Thursday 6am to 11pm, Friday & Saturday 6am to midnight
Located in the lobby, the Red River Tavern serves Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert and a full bar.

Room Service
Hours: 6am to Midnight

Nearby

The Hotel Indigo Downtown Austin is located 2 blocks from the 6th Street entertainment district, 4 blocks from the Austin Convention Center and close to a variety of dining options.


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hyatt House Austin - Downtown 3.0 s

Hyatt House Austin - Downtown
901 Neches St., Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.35 Miles

$325.00 - $599.00 USD
Step off the bustling Austin streets and return to Hyatt House Austin / Downtown, your home-away-from-home in the Red River Cultural District. Enjoy our residential-style rooms, outdoor pool, and free daily breakfast, with a setting that welcomes families, business travelers, and leisure seekers alike
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Hyatt House Austin - Downtown Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities
100% Non-Smoking
Fitness Facilities - 24-hr
Outdoor Pool
All rooms have Triple paned windows
Refrigerator in all rooms
Microwave in all rooms
Coffeemaker
Iron/Ironing Board
Internet - Complimentary WiFi throughout hotel
Cable TV
In Room Video Check-out
Business Center
Service Animals Only
Daily Housekeeping

Hotel Room Types

Den
One King bed, 347 sq ft of space. Separate living area with spacious work desk.

Studio Suite
One King bed or two Queen beds. 465–565 sq ft of space. Separate living space and full kitchen.

One Bedroom Suite
One King bed or two Queen beds. 500–604 sq ft of space. Separate living spaces and full kitchens

Amenities

Indoor valet parking is available to hotel guests for $32 per day.
Pets, up to two dogs weighing up to 75 pounds. They include a nonrefundable pet fee of $100 per room during your stay.
Barbecue grills
 

Restaurants

Morning Spread
Hours: Monday to Friday 6:30am-9am, Weekends & Holidays 7am-10 am
Wake up to free, daily breakfast with a full buffet and their make-your-own Omelet Bar.
 
H BAR
Hours: 5pm-10pm daily
Socialize, wine, and dine in our welcoming H BAR.
 
H Market
Hours24 hours a day
Shop for goods from groceries and snacks to light meals and beverages.

Nearby

Located in the heart of downtown Austin's Red River Cultural District and less than a mile from the Texas State Capitol, Austin Convention Center, and the University of Texas at Austin, Hyatt House Austin - Downtown is moments away from the city's most exciting activities.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Aloft Austin - Downtown 3.5 s

Aloft Austin - Downtown
109 E. 7th St., Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.48 Miles

$409.00 - $549.00 USD
Designed for global travelers, Aloft Hotels offers comfortable loft-inspired rooms and a vibrant social scene, all in a modern tech-savvy environment.
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Aloft Austin - Downtown Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pet-Friendly 
Pool
Free Wifi 

Hotel Room Types


Amenities

Valet Parking only - $43 per day
Roll-away beds not available
Bikes to borrow program
Cowboy boot rentals

Restaurants

Caroline
Hours: Monday to Saturday 6am-Midnight, Sunday 6am-10pm
Cuisine: American.
Ideal for breakfast and coffee with friends, a business lunch, cocktails, and dinner. 

Upstairs At Caroline
Hours: Monday to Thursday 4pm-Midnight, Friday 2pm-2am, Saturday 11am-2am, Sunday 11am-Midnight
Cuisine: American.
Located on the 2nd floor. Communal tables and lounge seating are intertwined with fire pits and gaming areas. 

Coffee Bar At Caroline
Hours: 6am-10pm
In-house bakery, pastries, cookies, and desserts are created daily. Enjoy freshly squeezed juice, a cocktail, or a microbrew.

Re:fuel By Aloft(SM)
Hours: 24-hours
Cuisine: Snacks

Room Service
Available

Nearby

Aloft Austin Downtown offers easy breezy access to the entire area—but is light-years from all those run-of-the-mill hotels. Abuzz with the energy of discovery and interaction, this bold new lodging alternative will surely inspire you to explore downtown’s businesses, trendy shops, upscale restaurants, and legendary nightlife.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay is required for all suites as follows:
    • ​four (4) nights for guests arriving on or before Monday, March 12th, 2018
    • three (3) nights for guests arriving on or after Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
  • Early departure fee - An early departure fee of $400 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in in addition to all nights to meet the minimum stay.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Element Austin - Downtown 3.5 s

Element Austin - Downtown
109 E. 7th St., Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.48 Miles

$409.00 - $639.00 USD
Find your senses awakened by the Element's bright spaces, open layout, and intuitive, eco-friendly design. Discover inviting, multi-purpose public areas that inspire productivity and relaxation. You'll find state-of-the-art technology in their 24-hour business center and ultramodern fitness center.
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Element Austin - Downtown Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Free Breakfast
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pet-Friendly 
Free Wifi 

Hotel Room Types


Amenities

Valet Parking - $43 per day
Cowboy boot rentals
Bikes to borrow
Complimentary evening reception

Restaurants

Caroline 
Hours: Monday to Thursday 6am-Midnight, Friday & Saturday 6am-2am on Fri & Sat, Sunday 6am-10pm
Ideal for breakfast and coffee, lunch, cocktails, and dinner. Cuisine: American.

The Coffee House
Hours: 6am-12pm daily.
In-house bakery, where pastries, cookies, and desserts are created daily. Freshly squeezed juice, a cocktail, or a microbrew.

Room Service
Available upon request 


Nearby

Just a few blocks south of the iconic Texas State Capitol & the Austin Convention Center,  Element Austin Downtown is in the middle of a bustling business district, complete with trendy shops, upscale restaurants, and legendary nightlife. Appreciate nature at Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs Pool. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is 9 miles from the hotel.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay is required for all suites as follows:
    • ​four (4) nights for guests arriving on or before Monday, March 12th, 2018
    • three (3) nights for guests arriving on or after Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
  • Early departure fee - An early departure fee of $400 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in in addition to all nights to meet the minimum stay.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

La Quinta - Capitol 2.0 s

La Quinta - Capitol
300 East 11th St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.53 Miles

$190.00 - $240.00 USD
La Quinta Capitol is an easily walkable 9 blocks to the Austin Convention Center and our best budget-friendly option in the downtown area.
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La Quinta - Capitol Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Safe
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Business Center
Fitness Center 
Free Breakfast
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pet-Friendly 
Pool
Free Wifi 

 

 


Hotel Room Types

King Bed 
Offers: Samsung Flat-Panel TV with 30 channels of HD programming, "Plug-and-Play" TV feature makes it simple to connect electronics, Pillowtop Beds, Convenient Work Desk, Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Iron w/Ironing Board, Free Local Calls, Alarm Clock.

2 Double Beds 
Offers: Samsung Flat-Panel TV with 30 channels of HD programming, "Plug-and-Play" TV feature makes it simple to connect electronics, Pillowtop Beds, Convenient Work Desk, Coffee Maker, Hairdryer, Iron w/Ironing Board, Free Local Calls, Alarm Clock.

Amenities

Valet Parking Only - $25.00/day +tax
Meeting Space
Coffeemaker
Microwave - Upon request, if available
Refrigerator - Upon request, if available
Local Calls -  Complimentary
Daily Housekeeping
Pets Allowed - 25lbs. or less
Sleeper Sofas in 1 Bedroom Suites Only

Restaurants

Free Bright Side Breakfast
Hours: 6am-9am Mon-Fri, 7am-10am Sat & Sun
The complimentary breakfast offers Waffles, hot and cold cereal, bread and muffins, fresh fruit, bagels, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, and all you can drink coffee, tea, and juice.

Nearby Restaurants 
Turf N' Surf Po Boy, Franklin Barbecue, Holy Grounds Coffeeshop, Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill, Second Bar & Kitchen, La Barbecue Cuisine Texicana, 
Serrano’s, Brick Oven, Stubb’s BBQ


Nearby

The La Quinta Capitol is located within walking distance of:

Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bat Bridge, Frank Erwin Center, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brackenridge Hospital, Brush Square, Palm and Republic Square Parks.


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
 
Hotel Rooms Cancellation Policy:
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will be charged a one night's room & tax penalty by the hotel.

Embassy Suites - Downtown 4.0 s

Embassy Suites - Downtown
300 South Congress Ave, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.59 Miles

$308.00 - $825.00 USD
Embassy Suites in downtown Austin offers spacious and beautifully furnished suites and executive rooms. All suites feature private bedrooms and separate living areas with kitchenettes that include mini-fridges, microwaves, and coffeemakers. 
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Embassy Suites - Downtown Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities: 
Self-Parking - $30
Valet Parking - $35
Concierge
Fitness Facilities
Indoor Pool
Whirlpool
Meeting Space
Coffeemaker
Microwave in all rooms
Refrigerator in all rooms
In-room safe
Iron
Internet - Complimentary HS WiFi
Newspaper
Cable TV & Premium Channels
Business Center
Local Calls - $0.75/call
Service Animals Only
Complimentary Printing Service
Transportation to Downtown
Daily Housekeeping
Laundry Service - Guest coin laundry and valet dry-cleaning
Account Review on TV

Hotel Room Types

All rooms feature Tempur-Pedic mattresses and triple sheets.

King Suite - King Bed w/ Sofabed 
All of their suites are fully equipped with 200-thread count bed linens from their Embassy Essentials® Bedding Collection, two 27" televisions- one in each room, mini-refrigerator and microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, well-lit dining/work table, and high-speed Internet access.

2 Queen Suite - 2 Queen Beds w/ Sofabed
All of their suites are fully equipped with 200-thread count bed linens from their Embassy Essentials® Bedding Collection, two 27" televisions- one in each room, mini-refrigerator and microwave, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, well-lit dining/work table, and high-speed Internet access.

2 Bedroom Presidential Suite
This suite is complete with two separate bedrooms, sofa bed, 2 televisions, refrigerator, and microwave. It is located on the 9th floor and includes Complimentary WiFi, keyed floor access, gourmet coffee, evening snacks, a complimentary newspaper, plush Embassy Suites robes, special extended bath amenities, complimentary in-suite soft drinks and bottled water stocked upon arrival.

Amenities


Restaurants

@ Soco 
Hours: Monday to Friday 1am-10pm, Saturday & Sunday 11am-11pm
A creative Mediterranean bistro featuring beautiful architecture, the @ Soco restaurant and bar serves fantastic food in a modern, impressive setting.

Complimentary Cooked-to-Order Breakfast
Hours: Monday to Friday 6-9am, Saturday & Sunday 7-10:30am
A huge variety of breakfast goodies, from sizzling sausage to fresh fruit and their Embassy Suites Omelet.

Complimentary Evening Reception
Hours: Nightly 5:30-7:30pm

Every evening, you can enjoy complimentary beverages and snacks in the hotel's atrium. 

Room Service
Hours: 11am-11pm


Nearby

The Embassy Suites - Downtown is located within walking distance of the Austin Convention Center, 6th St., The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Parks.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • There is a 4 night minimum stay required for suites.
  • An early departure fee of $250 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a one-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Holiday Inn - Town Lake 3.0 s

Holiday Inn - Town Lake
20 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 0.81 Miles

$247.00 - $259.00 USD
Come experience the newly renovated Holiday Inn Town Lake. Set on Lady Bird Lake, less than a mile from the Austin Convention Center and a quarter mile from the Rainey Street District. Guests enjoy beautiful views of Lady Bird Lake and downtown Austin.
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Holiday Inn - Town Lake Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Airport Shuttle 
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pool
Free Wifi 


Hotel Room Types

King Bed
King bedrooms are furnished with a King bed and an overstuffed lounge chair. Additional amenities include a microwave and refrigerator, as well as complimentary WiFi.


2 Double Beds
These rooms offer two Double beds. Additional amenities include a microwave, refrigerator, and complimentary WiFi.


King Bed w/ Sofa Bed
This room offers a King-sized bed and a sofabed. Additional rooms include a microwave, refrigerator, and complimentary WiFi.

Amenities

Complimentary Local Shuttle - 2 mile radius
Complimentary Airport Shuttle

Concierge
Porter/Bellman
Microwave
Refrigerator
Newspaper - Mon-Fri
Rollaway Beds - Available upon request and availability, King Rooms only, $10/night

Restaurants

Pecan Tree Restaurant
Hours: 6:30am to 2:00pm and 5:30pm to 10:00pm.
The Pecan Tree Restaurant offers traditional favorites along with Austin's famous Tex-Mex cuisine and locally inspired specialty entrees. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are available daily.


The Tavern at Town Lake
Hours: Monday-Friday 2pm to midnight, Saturday-Sunday 1pm to midnight
Enjoy a full bar as well as a full menu from the Pecan Tree Restaurant.

Nearby

The Holiday Inn Town Lake is located within walking distance of the Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, Mexican-American Cultural Center, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square, Palm and Republic Square Parks.


Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton 4.0 s

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton
303 West 15th St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 1.35 Miles

$305.00 - $516.00 USD
Enjoy a warm greeting with a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie at this all-suite hotel, located in the downtown business district, and just minutes from all Austin has to offer. From their convenient location, walk to the University of Texas at Austin, the Texas State Capitol, and the downtown entertainment district.
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DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Details:

General Info

Welcome to DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Austin. Enjoy a warm greeting with a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie at this all-suite hotel, in the downtown business district and just minutes from all the city has to offer. From this convenient location, guests can walk to the University of Texas at Austin and Texas State Capitol.

 


Hotel Room Types

King Suite - King & Sofabed - This comfortable One Bedroom Suite offers a bedroom with a King bed and a 32-inch HD TV. Relax in the separate living room which also features a 32-inch TV. 

Double Suite - 2 Queens & Sofabed - This comfortable One Bedroom Suite offers a bedroom with two Queen-sized beds and a 32-inch HDTV. Separated by a solid core door, the living room features a second 32-inch TV.

Two Bedroom Suite - King, 2 Queens & Sofabed - This suite features two separate bedrooms (one with two Queen beds; the other with a King bed), each with a 32-inch HDTV and a full bath. The comfortable shared living area also has a queen-sized sofa-bed and another 32-inch HDTV.

Amenities

Valet Parking - $35, limited availability
Complimentary on-demand shuttle transportation, within two miles
Concierge
Meeting Space
Pets allowed: Deposit: $75.00 (Non-Refundable) Maximum Weight: 40 lbs
Microwave - Available in all rooms
Refrigerator - Available in all rooms
Roll-away Beds - Available upon request

Restaurants

15th Street Café  
Hours: Monday to Friday 6:30am-10pm, Saturday & Sunday 7am-10pm
With both indoor and outdoor dining, the charming 15th Street Café offers superb American and Southwestern cuisine complimented by their excellent selection of fine wines. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner is served 7 days a week.


15th Street Lounge
Hours: Monday to Sunday 3pm-11pm
The cozy 15th Street Lounge offers an intimate, relaxing atmosphere to enjoy snacks and spirits. Sit at the bar and watch the game on the large TV or unwind in one of their lush booths. Either way, the sophisticated surroundings will be the perfect beginning or end to a fine evening.

Room Service
Hours: Daily 6:30am-11pm

Nearby

Austin Convention Center, Texas State Capitol, Paramount Theater, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, Lady Bird Lake, Congress Ave. Bridge, Palmer Events Center, Long Center for the Performing Arts, Brush Square, Palm, and Republic Square Park.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.

Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay is required for all suites as follows:
    • ​four (4) nights for guests arriving on or before Monday, March 12th, 2018
    • two (2) nights for guests arriving on or after Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
  • Early departure fee - An early departure fee of one night room & tax will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in in addition to all nights to meet the minimum stay.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 14 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hampton Inn & Suites - University/Capitol 3.0 s

Hampton Inn & Suites - University/Capitol
1701 Lavaca St, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 1.72 Miles

$294.00 - $393.00 USD
Discover comfy accommodations and a convenient location close to the University of Texas, the State Capital of Texas and the Austin Convention Center.
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Hampton Inn & Suites - University/Capitol Details:

General Info

Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Austin University Area hotel. Discover comfy accommodations and a convenient location close to the Austin Convention Center and the University of Texas. The hotel has received the "2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award." Visit the Capitol, just four blocks away and discover why Austin is the "Live Music Capital of the World" at the city's famous 6th Street and surrounding entertainment districts.


Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed (with or without balcony) - This spacious nonsmoking room features a King sized bed with their clean and fresh Hampton bed, comfortable soft seating, HDTV and easy to operate alarm clock/radio. The free high-speed internet access will help you stay connected while on the road. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lapdesk instead. You'll also enjoy the convenience of having a coffee maker with tea service and iron/ironing board in your room. In the bathroom, you'll enjoy the large dressing area with fluffy towels, WaterPik shower head and curved shower rod that allows more light and space in the shower.
     
  • 2 Queen Beds (with or without balcony) - This spacious non-smoking room features two Queen sized beds with their clean and fresh Hampton beds, comfortable soft seating, HDTV and easy to operate alarm clock/radio. The free high-speed internet access will help you stay connected while on the road. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lapdesk instead. You'll also enjoy the convenience of having a coffee maker with tea service and iron/ironing board in your room. In the bathroom, you'll enjoy the large dressing area with fluffy towels, WaterPik shower head and curved shower rod that allows more light and space in the shower.
     
  • King Bed & Sofabed King Suite (with or without balcony) - Enjoy extra space and comfort in this studio suite which features one King-sized clean and fresh Hampton bed® and a comfortable sofa bed. Stay entertained with a variety of movies and HD channels on the 40-inch HDTV. Business amenities include a large work desk and free WiFi access. Refresh in the bathroom with a WaterPik showerhead and fluffy towels. This room also offers a microwave, refrigerator and coffee/tea maker to help you feel at home.

Amenities

Self Parking - $21
​​Meeting Space
Coffeemaker
Refrigerator
 

Restaurants

Complimentary Breakfast
Hours: Daily 6am-10am 
Features a Texas-sized Austin breakfast, brimming with items like eggs, bacon, waffles & more. "On the run" breakfast bags available Mon-Fri.  

Nearby

The Hampton Inn & Suites - Univeristy/Capitol is located near The University of Texas and the State Capitol building. It is also a hop, skip and a jump from Austin attractions like Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Blanton Museum of Art, LBJ Library, Austin's famous 6th street & more.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • A minimum stay is required for all guest rooms as follows:
    • ​three (3) nights for guests arriving on or before Monday, March 12th, 2018
    • two (2) nights for guests arriving on or after Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
 
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a one-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Omni Austin Hotel - Southpark 4.0 s

Omni Austin Hotel - Southpark
4140 Governors Row, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 4.13 Miles

$249.00 - $299.00 USD
This upscale Four-Diamond luxury hotel rises 14 stories above Austin’s flourishing high-tech corridor and is only 4 miles from downtown. They have the largest indoor/outdoor pool in Austin. Morsels gift shop features Peet's Coffee, snacks, and sundries. The Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark is your ideal destination for business and pleasure. 
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Omni Austin Hotel - Southpark Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Safe
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Airport Shuttle
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Free Breakfast
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pet-Friendly 
Pool 
Spa
Internet Access (paid/wired)

Hotel Room Types

Deluxe Rooms
Offer's 268 sq ft of living space and includes one King or two Double beds.


Premier Rooms
Feature the same amenities as the Deluxe rooms with the addition of a sliding door that opens to a balcony.


Executive King Suite
A 318 sq ft one-bedroom suite, includes a sitting area with a sofa bed. A limited number include an un-stocked wet bar.


Governor's Suite
Available in one or two bedrooms with King bed. This suite includes a separate living and dining area and a small kitchen area. 785 sq ft. Also features a wet bar, refrigerator, and microwave.


Presidential Suite
This spacious 785 sq ft suite is the ultimate refuge after a long day. Available in one- or two-bedroom floor plan with King bed, separate living and dining area, a small kitchen area with a wet bar, refrigerator, and microwave. Wonderful views of downtown Austin.


Kids' Sensory Suite
This vibrant guestroom is designed to provide the comforts of home and stimulate the senses of young travelers;
featuring Double beds with earth tone bedding, kid size chairs, an art table, board games, books, DVD player & DVDs, aquatic-themed bath accessories and his/hers acoustic guitars.

ADA Accessible Rooms
Accessible rooms are available for guests that require ADA features.  The rooms feature enlarged door openings and offer a standard shower with hand-held shower head. The toilet is no higher than 18 inches and the sink is no higher than 29 inches from the floor. Grab bars are near the toilet, shower, and tub.  Also available is a visual notification for hotel alarm system and phone.

Amenities

Self-Parking: Complimentary
Valet Parking -$12
Concierge  
Dry Sauna
Meeting Space
Newspaper
Roll-away Beds - In King Rooms only
Dry Cleaning Services available Same Day
 

Restaurants

Onion Creek Grille
Hours: Daily 6:30am–10pm
Set in a casually elegant atmosphere, the Onion Creek Grille features the Art of Breakfast menu, make-your-own pasta buffet or choose from delicious a la carte lunch and dinner selections.

Lobby Lounge
Hours: Daily 2pm-Midnight.
The perfect spot for a specialty cocktail. Open daily, 2pm-midnight.

Morsel's Coffee and Gift Shop
Hours: Sunday to Wednesday 6am–8pm, Thursday to Saturday 6am-10pm
Offers an assortment of snacks, Peet's gourmet coffee and a variety of gifts. Light breakfast and lunch also available.

24-hour Guest Room Dining
Hours: Daily 6am-11pm, with a limited menu from 11pm-6am

Nearby

Located just minutes from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), 4 miles from the Convention Center and downtown, and just over 10 miles to the Circuit of the Americas, they're one of the most convenient South Austin hotels.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation.
  • There is a 3 night minimum stay required for rooms.
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a two-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Courtyard Marriott - Central University Area 3.0 s

Courtyard Marriott - Central University Area
5660 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 4.73 Miles

$177.00 - $277.00 USD
Find relaxation at the best hotel just north of downtown, featuring an outdoor pool and Bar, bistro, Starbucks, bi-lingual staff, & Austin skyline views. Their centrally located hotel features free Wi-Fi, self-parking, easy freeway access, and is nearby many restaurants and shops.
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Courtyard Marriott - Central University Area Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking 
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Free Parking
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pool
Free Wifi 


Hotel Room Types

King Bed
This room is equipped with a King-size pillowtop bed, a chair with ottoman, 42” HD television, a work desk, refrigerator, and a coffeemaker.


2 Queen Beds
This room type includes two Queen-sized pillowtop beds, a chair with ottoman, 42” HD television, a work desk, refrigerator, and a coffeemaker.

Amenities

Theater Room
Starbucks Coffee- In Lobby
Microwave - In Lobby and available upon request
Refrigerator
Newspaper- In Lobby
Roll-away Beds - Available upon request, King rooms only
Service Animals Only 
 

Restaurants

The Bistro
Hours: Monday to Friday 7am-11am - 6:30am-9:30am, Saturday & Sunday 7am-11am​
Enjoy a variety of hot and cold breakfast options at the hotel, including made-to-order eggs, crisp bacon, indulgent Belgian waffles, assorted cereals, healthy yogurt, fresh fruit, and pastries. 

Nearby

The Courtyard Marriott - University is located near IH-35, a short drive from downtown Austin and minutes from the Mueller Retail District. It is 9.5 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a one-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin University Area 2.0 s

Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin University Area
959 Reinli Street, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 4.80 Miles

$185.00 - $205.00 USD
Located north of the University of Texas-Austin, The Fairfield Inn & Suites is a limited service hotel with spacious, clean and comfortable guest rooms that just completed a renovation. A great alternative to downtown hotels with less expensive rates.
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin University Area Details:

General Info

Find relaxation at a great hotel just north of downtown, featuring an indoor pool, fitness center, boarding pass print center, 24 hour market, & more. Their centrally located hotel features free WiFi, self-parking, easy freeway access, and is nearby many restaurants and shops.

Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed - This room is equipped with a King-sized pillowtop bed, a chair with ottoman, 32” HD television, a work desk, refrigerator, and a coffeemaker.
     
  • 2 Double Beds - This room type includes two Double size pillowtop beds, a chair with ottoman, 32” HD television, a work desk, refrigerator, and a coffeemaker.

Amenities

Microwave - In Lobby and available upon request
Refrigerator - in all guest rooms
Newspaper - In Lobby
Roll-away Beds may be requested for King Rooms Only
Service Animals Only
 

Restaurants

Fairfield Breakfast Buffet
Hours - 6:30am-9:30am Monday-Friday, 7am-10am Saturday-Sunday
Complimentary Breakfast each morning complete with coffee, scrambled eggs, Belgian waffles, Dannon® yogurts, assorted cereals & much more! 

Local Restaurants

Amayas Taco Village
Texas Land & Cattle Steakhouse
Papasitos
Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
Hyde Park Bar & Grill
Chillis
Subway
IHOP

Nearby

The Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin University Area is located near: 
IH-35, a short drive from downtown Austin and the Convention Center, minutes from the Mueller Retail District. It is 9.5 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation.  (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $125 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 15, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Embassy Suites - Central 4.0 s

Embassy Suites - Central
5901 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 4.81 Miles

$169.00 - $264.00 USD
Embassy Suites Austin - Central is ideally located in Austin’s Central Corridor and situated minutes from downtown. Discover a range of spacious two-room suites featuring a private bedroom and separate living area that are beautifully decorated and include a wet bar, mini-fridge, microwave and coffeemaker.
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Embassy Suites - Central Details:

General Info

Beautiful all-suites hotel with 10-story tropical atrium, "Sweet Dreams" bedding and two HDTVs. Discover a range of spacious two-room suites at the hotel, featuring a private bedroom and separate living area. These suites are beautifully decorated and include a wet bar, mini-fridge, microwave and coffeemaker. Enjoy the complimentary breakfast and evening Manager's Reception.

Hotel Room Types

  • King Suite - Features 1 King bed and sofa sleeper. At Embassy Suites Hotels every room is a two-room suite perfect to spread out and relax. With a private bedroom and separate living area there is more than enough room for family, work or both. 
     
  • Double Suite - Features 2 Double beds and sofa sleeper. At Embassy Suites Hotels every room is a two-room suite perfect to spread out and relax. With a private bedroom and separate living area there is more than enough room for family, work or both. 
     
  • Accessible Suites - These suites offer the same great amenities as the standard Suites, but also have wider doors for wheelchair access, lower peepholes in doors, grab bars in bathrooms, and some of the Suites feature roll-in showers.

Amenities

Microwave - Available in all suites
Refrigerator - Available in all suites
Newspaper - USA Today, available Mon-Fri
Airport Shuttle - 7am-10:30pm, Reservations required
Pets Allowed - $25 Non-Refundable Fee, 25 lbs or less. 
 

Restaurants

Complementary Cooked to Order Breakfast
Breakfast Hours:  Monday-Friday, 6am-9am, Saurday & Sunday, 7:30am-10:30am
A variety of healthy, great tasting options, you can grab a quick breakfast on the go, or sit down for a delicious omelet - made just the way you want it. 

Lynx Grill & Bar​
Hours: Daily, 5pm-10pm
Specializes in all-American cuisine, offering an excellent variety of steak dishes. The restaurant is conveniently open for lunch and dinner and features a large menu to please your palette.


Complementary evening Reception
The Manager's Reception features a variety of cold beverages and warm conversation, signaling the beginning of a relaxing evening. The reception is held each evening in the hotel's atrium, offering you a tranquil place to unwind and socialize.


In Room Dining 
Hours: 5pm-10pm

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Nearby

The Embassy Suites is located Near: 
 
The Texas Capitol, Texas State History Museum, Mueller Central Shops and Restaurants, and Downtown Austin are all within just 5 miles of the hotel. Additionally, they offer complimentary local area transportation (within a 2 mile radius) to all hotel guests.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a one-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Residence Inn Austin - Airport 3.0 s

Residence Inn Austin - Airport
3201 Caseybridge Court, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 5.20 Miles

$249.00 - $249.00 USD
Opened in August, 2016, this limited service property has spacious suites with full kitchens, separate living, working, and sleeping areas. Less than 15 minutes from the Austin Convention Center and only 4 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
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Residence Inn Austin - Airport Details:

General Info

Residence Inn - Austin Airport is an all-suites property, with the individual business traveler in mind. Their suites are designed for comfort and efficiency for extended stay travelers. They have full kitchens and complimentary hot breakfast. Ideally situated within three miles of Austin- Bergstrom Airport (AUS).

Hotel Room Types

  • Studio King - This 468 sq ft suite has a King bed with sofabed, an efficient work space with large desk and complimentary Internet. Featuring fully equipped kitchens with refrigerator, microwave, stovetop, 32" TV with LCD screen, premium movie channels and Paul Mitchell bath products.

Amenities

Half Basketball Court
Outdoor Pool & Picnic / Grill area
Newspaper - Free, daily in lobby 
Roll-away Beds - based upon availability 
Service Animals - Pet's allowed with $100 non-refundable fee
Grocery Shopping service 
 

Restaurants

Complimentary Breakfast
Hours: 6:30am-9:30 Monday-Friday, 7am-10am Saturday & Sunday
Full American breakfast

Sundry / Convenience store
 

Nearby

The Residence Inn - Austin Airport is located 5.2 miles from the Austin Convention Center and 4 miles from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee to the credit card on file for each reservation that is cancelled or reduced in length of stay within 28 days of scheduled check-in.

Hotel Reservations Policy:

  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $200 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last nights's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Crowne Plaza 3.5 s

Crowne Plaza
6121 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 5.54 Miles

$174.00 - $306.00 USD
The Crowne Plaza is a sustainable, Greene Engage full service hotel located in north Austin near 290 and IH-35.
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Crowne Plaza Details:

General Info

The Crowne Plaza is a sustainable, Green Engage hotel. They offer outstanding personalized service unmatched by other area hotels. You will experience award-winning service and upscale features while enjoying easy access to the best local attractions.

Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed - This standard King sized room features the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage. Stay connected with free WiFi while you enjoy a premium channel selection on your 37 inch HDTV.
     
  • 2 Double Beds - This room with 2 Full sized beds features the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage. Stay connected with free WiFi while you enjoy a premium channel selection on your 37 inch HDTV.
     
  • One Bedroom King Suite - This standard King sized room features the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage. Stay connected with free WiFi while you enjoy a premium channel selection on your 37 inch HDTV. Suite has a separate living room.

Amenities

  • Check-in 3:00pm
  • Check-out 12:00pm
  • Complimentary Self-Parking 
  • Concierge  
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave- Available in the lobby 
  • Refrigerator - Available in all rooms
  • Iron
  • Internet - Complimentary WiFi throughout hotel
  • Newspaper
  • Cable TV
  • 24 hr Business Center
  • Local & long distance calls
  • Roll-away Beds - Available upon request in King rooms only 
  • Service Animals Only
  • Complimentary Transportation - Within 2 miles
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Account Review on TV

Restaurants

  • Crossroads Grille - Serves American cuisine with a Southwest flair. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Extensive Breakfast Buffet with made to order omelettes. 6:30am-10pm.
     
  • Crossroads Lounge - Seven large flat screen TVs and a daily happy hour, featuring a variety of beer, wine and cocktails.
    4pm-12am
     
  • Room Service - Full menu available 6am-11pm

Nearby

The Crowne Plaza is located near: 

IH-35 and Highway 290, providing easy access for guests doing business at the Austin Convention Center and downtown. 

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. ​(If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin 4.0 s

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin
6505 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 5.85 Miles

$174.00 - $279.00 USD
Feel welcome as soon as you check in at the newly renovated DoubleTree by Hilton Austin hotel with a freshly baked warm chocolate chip cookie, providing the comforting taste of home. Unwind in a relaxing, stylish guest room. The DoubleTree by Hilton Austin is complete with a cozy fireplace and large flat-screen TVs.
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DoubleTree by Hilton Austin Details:

General Info

Check-in: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

Amenities:
Handicap Accessible 
Air Conditioning 
Iron & Ironing Board 
100% Non-Smoking
Safe 
Telephone 
Television
Wake-up Service
Business Center
Dining 
Fitness Center 
Laundry & Dry Cleaning 
Parking Available 
Pool
Free Wifi 
Internet Access (paid/wired)

Hotel Room Types

King Bed
42-inch HDTV, large desk, ergonomic chair, complimentary Wi-Fi. Enjoy this comfortable 340 sq. ft. guest room featuring one King-sized Sweet Dreams® bed. Watch your favorite channel on the 42-inch HDTV or catch up with work the large desk with complimentary Wi-Fi and adjustable ergonomic chair. The stylish bathroom features granite countertops and deluxe bath products. This hotel has a no party policy in guest rooms and suites.

2 Double Beds
Sweet Dreams® bed, large work desk, 42-inch HDTV, complimentary Wi-Fi. Enjoy this 340 sq. ft. guest room featuring two Double Sweet Dreams® beds. Relax in the chair and watch your favorite channel on our 42-inch HDTV or catch up with work the desk with ergonomic chair. Complimentary Wi-Fi access is also available. Unwind in the spacious bathroom with granite countertop and deluxe bath products. Special touches include combed cotton terry cloth linens. This hotel has a no party policy in guest rooms and suites.


Hypoallergenic Room (King or 2 Double Beds
Additional $20/night.  PURE guest room featuring the same comfort and amenities you expect from the hotel with some special features, including air purifiers that continuously filter the air and kill viruses and bacteria. All of the surfaces in this guest room, including special mattress and pillow covers, are treated to reduce allergens, resist molds, spores, and dust mites.

Amenities

Self-Parking - $15/night
Valet Parking - $20/night
Sundry shop
Roll-away Beds - Based on availability, King rooms only, $15/night

Hypoallergenic room (King or 2 Double Beds) - Additional $20/night.  PURE guest room featuring the same comfort and amenities you expect from the hotel with some special features, including air purifiers that continuously filter the air and kill viruses and bacteria. All of the surfaces in this guest room, including special mattress and pillow covers, are treated to reduce allergens, resist molds, spores, and dust mites.

Restaurants

TEXTURE 
Hours: Monday through Friday 6am-1:30am, Saturday & Sunday 6:30am-2am 

TEXTURE serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, room service and a late night menu. This new Austin restaurant is an attraction for locals as well as hotel guests. That quirky Austin vibe is served daily, along with edgy cocktails, smooth wines, and bubbly local beers.

Lobby Espresso Bar
Hours: 6am-12pm 
Proudly serving Starbucks coffee. 


Room Service
Hours: 6am-11pm 

Nearby

The DoubleTree by Hilton Austin is located near the intersection of IH-35 North and Highway 290 East, just a 10-minute drive to downtown and the Austin Convention Center. The Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is a 20-minute drive.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. ​(If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first night's room and tax deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a one-night penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Drury Inn & Suites 3.0 s

Drury Inn & Suites
6711 North IH-35, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 6.05 Miles

$161.00 - $206.00 USD
Family ownership makes Drury Hotels distinctly different and assures you of quality and consistency every time you stay. Drury Inn & Suites is a 10-15 minute drive to downtown Austin.
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Drury Inn & Suites Details:

General Info

At the Drury Inn Suites Austin, you’ll find plenty of FREE to enjoy with all of their great extras. Free HOT! QUIKSTART® Breakfast including Belgian waffles, biscuits & gravy, sausage, oatmeal, and other breakfast items, free hot food & cold beverages daily at the 5:30 Kickback®, free wireless Internet access in all rooms and lobby and 60 minutes of free long distance calls.

Hotel Room Types

  • King Bed - This deluxe non-smoking room features one King bed and comfortable seating. Includes refrigerator and microwave.
     
  • 2 Queen Beds - This deluxe non-smoking room features two Queen beds and comfortable seating. Includes refrigerator and microwave.
     
  • Queen Suite - 2 Queen Beds - This deluxe 488 sq foot, non-smoking two-room suite features two spacious rooms separated by a door. Guests will find two Queen beds in the bedroom and a pull-out double sofa sleeper in the living room. Includes refrigerator and microwave.

Amenities

Complimentary gated Parking
100% Smoke Free

Rollaways are available for $10 per day, plus tax
Microwave in all rooms
Refrigerator in all rooms
Pantry in Lobby
Pets allowed, $25 daily cleaning fee
 

Restaurants

Complementary Hot Breakfast
Hours: Monday-Friday, 6am-9:30am, Saturday & Sunday, 7am-10am.
Take your pick from a selection of great breakfast items including scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage, oatmeal, and make-your-own Belgian waffles.

Complementary Happy Hour
Hours: 5:30pm-7pm, daily. 
Rotating menu of fresh, hot food and beer, wine, mixed drinks and soft drinks are served every day.

Details

Nearby Restaurants - 

Chili’s - Adjacent
Sushi Japon Hibachi Grill - Adjacent
Pappasito’s Cantina - 1.0 BLK
Pappadeaux Seafood - 2.0 BLK
Amaya's Taco Village - 1.0 MI

Nearby

The Drury Inn and Suites is located near: 
 
IH-35 and Highway 290, the hotel provides easy access for guests doing business downtown. 6th St. is six miles away.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation. ​(If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $100 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Cancellation Policy:
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will be charged a one night's room and tax penalty by the hotel.

Holiday Inn Austin - Midtown 3.0 s

Holiday Inn Austin - Midtown
6000 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 6.06 Miles

$163.00 - $206.00 USD
Having recently undergone a $5.5 million renovation project, the hotel boasts sleek, modern accommodations and is one of the few hotels in Austin with private balconies.
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Holiday Inn Austin - Midtown Details:

General Info

The Holiday Inn - Midtown is minutes from the State Capitol, University of Texas and Sixth Street, close to all that makes Austin unique. Equipped with helpful amenities for business trips and comfortable features for leisure travel, their recently renovated rooms and suites are well-appointed, tastefully decorated and perfectly proportioned. Each of their modern guest rooms and suites comes standard with a private balcony, stellar entertainment options, plush bedding and enough space to stretch your legs and relax.


Hotel Room Types

  • Standard King - Features a view of downtown from the private balcony. From there, you can check your email with free WiFi access before a night out, or stay in and watch a movie on the flat screen TV. You'll get a great night's after a relaxing night in one of their fresh and new rooms.
     
  • Standard 2 Doubles - Features a view of downtown from the private balcony. From there, you can check your email with free WiFi access before a night out, or stay in and watch a movie on the flat screen TV. You'll get a great night's after a relaxing night in one of their fresh and new rooms.
     
  • Corner King - Features a view of downtown from the private balcony. From there, you can check your email with free WiFi access before a night out, or stay in and watch a movie on the flat screen TV. You'll get a great night's after a relaxing night in one of their fresh and new rooms.

Amenities

  • Check-in 4:00pm
  • Check-out 12:00pm
  • 100% Non-Smoking
  • Self Parking - Complimentary 
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Meeting Space
  • Coffeemaker
  • Refrigerator - in all rooms
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Newspaper - Club Level rooms and Suites, daily
  • Internet - Complimentary WiFi throughout hotel
  • Cable TV
  • Business Center
  • Local Calls - Complimentary 
  • Roll-away Beds - Available upon request and availability, $10/night, Corner King Rooms only
  • Service Animals Only
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Laundry Services 

Restaurants

Red Pepper Café -
Hours: Breakfast 6:30am-10:30am. Lunch 11am-1pm and Dinner 5pm-10pm.
Delight in a diverse menu of delicious dishes at the Red Pepper Café. They offer carefully crafted courses at breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a focus on fresh American favorites.


Lobby Bistro Lounge -
Hours: 6am-1:30pm & 4pm-2am.
The ideal place to relax with a cold beverage or tasty appetizer in the company of a client or good friends. Take advantage of one of their happy hour specials.


Room Service - 6:30am-10pm daily 

Nearby

The Holiday Inn - Midtown is located:
 
Four miles from Memorial Stadium and the Frank Erwin Center,  Lady Bird Lake or Zilker Park are both eight miles away. The Holiday Inn-Midtown is a 10 minute drive and just over 5 miles to the Austin Convention Center and the 6th St district.

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation.  (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $125 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
     
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last nights deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 15, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Hilton Hotel - Airport 4.0 s

Hilton Hotel - Airport
9515 Hotel Dr, Austin, TX  Map Link
Distance from ACC: 6.66 Miles

$169.00 - $282.00 USD
The Hilton Austin Airport is a full-service hotel only minutes away from the airport terminals and offers easy access to the city center.
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Hilton Hotel - Airport Details:

General Info

Enjoy the convenient location two minutes from the terminal at the Hilton Austin Airport hotel, the only hotel on Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) grounds. Appreciate the architecture of the hotel building which was once used as a strategic air command center. Referred to as ‘the donut’ because of its unique round shape, the hotel has an open atrium.

Hotel Room Types

All rooms feature high speed Internet access, large work desk, spacious bathrooms with marble vanities and makeup mirrors, generous closet space, 11' ceilings, and two landline phones.

offers a loveseat, spacious work desk, flat-screen TV, mini-bar, and items from the Hilton Serenity Collection. The Serenity Bed features 250-count European-style linens and non-allergenic down duvet and down pillows. 

2 Double Beds - Hilton Serenity Bedding, dark granite vanity, and flat-screen TV are all a part of our guest rooms. The Serenity Bed features 250-count European-style linens and non-allergenic down duvet and down pillows. Spacious work desk and rooms as well.

King Bed Deluxe- One King Bed offers a spacious work desk, flat-screen TV, mini-bar, and items from the Hilton Serenity Collection. The Serenity Bed features 250-count European-style linens and non-allergenic down duvet and down pillows. This deluxe guest room features a separate seating area with sofa.

Amenities

Check-in 3:00pm
Check-out Noon
100% Non-Smoking
Self-Parking - $14/night
Valet Parking - $20/night
Concierge  
Fitness Facilities
Spa 
Outdoor Pool
Whirlpool
Meeting Space
Coffeemaker
Refrigerator - Available upon request and availability  
Iron
Internet - Complimentary WiFi and Wired 
Newspaper - Upon Request, Mon-Fri
Cable TV
Business Center
Local Calls - Complimentary
Airport Shuttle - Complimentary, 24-hours/day
Roll-away Beds - Available upon request and availability, $10/night 
Pets allowed, $50 deposit (Non-Refundable) Maximum Weight: 75 lbs
Daily Housekeeping
Laundry Services - Guest coin laundry, Same day valet

Restaurants

Creeks Restaurant
Hours: Sunday to Saturday Breakfast 6:00am to 10:30am, lunch 10:30am to 3:00pm, dinner 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Creeks Restaurant serves American cuisine with a Texas flair. Savor our Executive Chef’s seasonally inspired dishes and creations that utilize sustainable ingredients from central Texas farmers, as well as produce harvested from our own garden.

Creeks Lounge
Hours: Sunday to Saturday 3:00pm to midnight
Creeks Lounge offers a full menu, local microbrew draft beer and specialty cocktails made with fresh local ingredients and local spirits.

Creeks Coffee
Hours: Sunday to Saturday 5:30am to 8:00pm
Wake up to the taste of an freshly brewed Starbucks beverage. Enjoy a steaming expresso, frapuccino, or just a robust cup of coffee in our full service Creeks Coffee Shop.

Room Service - Available 24-hours each day, with a limted menu midnight to 6:00am.
 

Nearby

The Hilton Hotel - Airport is the only hotel on Austin Bergstrom International Airport grounds and offers complimentary 24-hour airport shuttle service. The hotel offers an uutdoor saline pool, whirlpool and 24-hour fitness center

Reservation Agreement

SXSW will charge a $50 processing fee for reservation changes (including cancellations) that shorten the length of stay when changed within 28 days of arrival.
 
Hotel Reservations Policy:
  • Valid credit card required to guarantee reservation.  (If the credit card on file will expire prior to the check-in date, guest is responsible for updating payment information.)
  • An early departure fee of $150 will be charged by the hotel if the reservation is reduced in length of stay after check-in.
Hotel Deposit & Cancellation Policies:
  • The hotel will charge a first and last night's deposit in late February for room reservations. If the credit card used to guarantee the room is different from the card to be used for the deposit, please provide the new number to SXSW Housing prior to February 16, otherwise we cannot guarantee the hotel will charge the new card number.
  • Guests who no-show or cancel within 7 days of their scheduled arrival will forfeit their deposit. If a deposit has not been processed, the hotel will charge a first and last night's room & tax penalty to the guest’s credit card.

Still have Questions?

Email housing@sxsw.com or call +1 (512) 467-7979 and ask for the Housing Department.

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