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Where to stay in Downtown Austin

What's Downtown Austin Like?

Visitors really like Downtown Austin, especially its live music, festivals, and bars. Enjoy the neighborhood's entertainment venues, theater scene, and opera. Travelers seeking the perfect souvenir can head to Sixth Street and South Congress Avenue. Governor's Mansion and Austin Convention Center are a couple of popular sights sure to leave an impression.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Downtown Austin?

We have 239 accommodations in the neighborhood. Here are our travelers' top lodging choices in Downtown Austin:

Fairmont Austin Gold Experience

Luxury hotel with 5 restaurants, 2 bars
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Spa • 24-hour fitness center • Central location

Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt

4-star hotel with outdoor pool, restaurant
  • • 24-hour fitness center • Bar • Café • Terrace • Spacious rooms

Fairmont Austin

4-star hotel with 5 restaurants, 2 bars
  • • Spa • 24-hour fitness center • Rooftop terrace • Café • Close to shopping

Residence Inn by Marriott Austin Downtown/Convention Center

3.5-star hotel with indoor pool, bar
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • Fitness center • Central location

Element Austin Downtown

3-star hotel with restaurant, 24-hour fitness center
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • 2 bars • Café • Central location

How to Get to Downtown Austin

Flying to:

  • • Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.), 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Downtown Austin

Things to See and Do in and around Downtown Austin

What to See in Downtown Austin

  • • Governor's Mansion
  • • Austin Convention Center
  • • Texas State Capitol
  • • Lady Bird Lake
  • • Frank Erwin Center

Things to Do in Downtown Austin

  • • Sixth Street
  • • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • • Blanton Museum of Art
  • • Paramount Theater
  • • Moody Theater

Other Popular Downtown Austin Attractions

  • • South Congress Avenue
  • • Rainey Street
  • • Frost Bank Tower
  • • Austin Children's Museum
  • • Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue

When Is the Best Time to Visit Austin?

  • • Hottest months: August, July, September, June (average 96°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, February, November (average 43°F)
  • • Rainiest months: May, June, October, September (average 3.91 inches of rainfall)

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