Doubletree Club Austin-University Area  3 stars

1617 Ih-35 North, Austin, United States, 78702  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Nice hotel lobby bar - Small pool - Inexpensive taxi rides
  • Beds are very comfortable - A/c worked great - Halls and elevators were not air conditioned
  • Lobby is very nice - Rooms look tired - Great for the price
  • Parking is free and easy in/out - Denny's located next door - Rooms were huge, and nicely decorated
  • Hotel is outstanding - Free internet access - Free parking

Overview

The 3-star Doubletree Club Austin-University Area is located in modern Austin, minutes away from Austin City Limits Live, Sixth Street and The Driskill. This comfortable hotel was opened in 1997 and renovated in 2009.

It will take you 5 minutes to get to Darrell K Royal Texas Memorial Stadium, The Frank Erwin Center and Disch-Falk Field - University of Texas. Austin city center is 2km away.

Austin Bergstrom airport is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

The property comprises of non-smoking Landmark Double Room, Large Double Room and Quadruple Room appointed with individual climate control, a writing desk, a dining area, Wi-Fi and LCD flat-screen TV. They are fitted with a hairdryer, roll in shower and a bathtub in the en-suite bathrooms.

Eat

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Work

Guests at Doubletree Club Austin-University Area can take advantage of a safe deposit box, a lift and parking and such services as dry cleaning, an ironing service and 24-hour reception.

Relax

Guests will benefit from an outdoor swimming pool and barbeque grills. Sport facilities include golf and tennis and more.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 15 per day.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   149.

City Center Austin - 1.1 mi
Airports Austin Bergstrom (AUS) - 6.8 mi, Gray Aaf (GRK) - 54.9 mi
Train Stations Downtown Station - 1.1 mi, Plaza Saltillo Station - 1.1 mi
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Fuddruckers (cuisine: Hamburgers, Fast Food) - 400 ft, Scholz Garten (cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Barbecue) - 2100 ft
Parks Waterloo Park - 2000 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Bus parking
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
Bathroom
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
Media
  • Cable TV
  • LCD TV
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • CD player

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Bed type: King Size Bed or Two Queen Size Beds
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    Bed type: King Size Bed
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      Bed type: King Size Bed or Two Queen Size Beds
      View: City view
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        Bed type: Quad
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          Doubletree Club Austin-University Area LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions
          Sport related
          Monuments and Landmarks
          • Capital Complex Visitors Center
            3300 ft
          Stadiums
          • Mike A. Myers Stadium
            2300 ft
          Museums
          • Pro Arts Administrative Office
            1400 ft
          • LBJ Library and Museum
            2700 ft
          • Women's Symphony League-Austin
            2700 ft
          • Austin Symphony Orchestra Soc
            2700 ft
          • Lyndon B Johnson Library
            2700 ft
          • Texas Music Museum
            2700 ft
          • Center For American History
            2700 ft
          • George Washington Carver Msm
            3000 ft
          • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
            3000 ft
          • Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art
            3000 ft
          • Lyndon B Johnson Presidential Library
            3000 ft
          • Women and Their Work Gallery
            3300 ft
          • Texas Memorial Museum
            3700 ft
          • French Legation Museum
            3700 ft
          • Texas State Capitol Complex
            4000 ft
          • Artplex
            4000 ft
          Universities, Institutes
          • University of Texas at Austin
            1000 ft
          • Univ-TX American Studies Dept
            3700 ft
          • University TX Housing and Food
            3700 ft
          • Physician Oncology Education
            4000 ft
          Theaters
          Medical care and Hospitals
          • Brackenridge Hospital
            1400 ft
          • Healthsouth Rehab Hospital
            2000 ft

          Local Attractions

          • The Driskill
            5000 ft
            604 Brazos St., Austin
          • Wild About Music
            5200 ft
            115 East 6th Street, Austin
          • Austin History Center
            1.0 mi
            810 Guadalupe St., Austin
          • Mexic-Arte Museum
            1.1 mi
            419 Congress Ave., Austin
          • Sixth Street
            1.1 mi
            Between Lavaca Ave and I-35, Austin

          Near the hotel

          • Waterloo Park
            2000 ft
            403 East 15th, Austin
          • The Blanton Museum of Art
            2600 ft
            200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd at Congress Ave, Austin
          • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
            2900 ft
            1800 N Congress Ave, Austin
          • LBJ Presidential Library
            3100 ft
            2313 Red River St, Austin
          • George Washington Carver Museum
            3100 ft
            1165 Angelina St., Austin
          • State Capitol
            4000 ft
            Congress Ave, Austin
          • Texas Memorial Museum
            3700 ft
            2400 Trinity St., Austin

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Fuddruckers

            63% likes this, based on 26 reviews
            Cuisine: Hamburgers, Fast Food

            400 ft
            1991 N Ih 35

            Phone: (512) 716-1934

          • Scholz Garten

            65% likes this, based on 77 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Barbecue, German
            Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

            2100 ft
            1607 San Jacinto Blvd

            Phone: (512) 474-1958

          • Brick Oven Restaurant

            74% likes this, based on 49 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
            Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

            2300 ft
            1209 Red River St

            Phone: (512) 477-7006

          • Marco Polo Restaurant

            50% likes this, based on 11 reviews
            Cuisine: Asian, Chinese

            2400 ft
            2200 S I H 35

            Phone: (512) 445-5563

          • Cafe Serranos at Symphony Square

            54% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Cuisine: Café, Mexican

            2700 ft
            1111 Red River St

            Phone: 512 322 9080

          Doubletree Club Austin-University Area Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Doubletree Club Austin-University Area

          Average guest rating

          7.2
          out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 19 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          7.7
          Rooms
          6.5
          Service
          6.8
          Value
          6.9
          Dining
          3.8

          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children

            Convenient to visit University of Texas.

            Was not expecting to hear so much highway noise at night and have a grave yard on the other side of parking lot when we pulled in. Be sure to e-mail and fax reservations there. They throw the faxes away!

            • Average rating
              6.6
          • Older travelers

            The king size bed was very comfortable and the room was perfect for our needs to relax and unwind before meeting with friends. The cookies are wonderful too! We were able to check in an hour early and were given a great room with a view of the pool without asking. Very nice to be able to have Denny's next door to walk to in the morning for breakfast completing our stay. Convenient to UT stadium, alumni center and Erwin center, LBJ Library and right next door to the state cemetery.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Single

            it was so totally convenient to the frank irwin sports center

            the air conditioning in my room didn't work and the hotel didn't fix it

            • Average rating
              7.0
          • Group of friends

            Convenient to Frank Erwin Center.

            Air conditioner leaked water and the floor stayed wet, internet didn't work.

            • Average rating
              6.2
          • Single

            Clean and upgraded property with a new design and wonderful staff.

            Too far to walk to 6th street comfortably during the summer...too hot and too far from convention center and nite life!

            • Average rating
              8.8
          • Older travelers

            I liked the courtesy of the staff and their willingness to help or answer questions.

            It was hot in all the hallways and the road traffic kept me awake.

            • Average rating
              8.2
          • Couple

            The room was clean and the staff were friendly.

            The location is not ideal. The hotel is sandwiched between a graveyard and a highway. Unless you have a hire car, I would not advise staying here.

            • Average rating
              5.4
          • Family with children

            Location perfect for downtown and university.

            Dont like fact that there's no free breakfast. Set up like all other major hotel chains who do offer free breakfast but doubletree charges for simple breakfast items which are included in many other hotel chains.

            • Average rating
              9.6
          • Family with children

            I liked how close it was to ut

            The water and the linens smelled really bad! Like sewer It was expensive I only got oatmeal for breakfast and was charged for a complete buffet Because the restaurant staff was not communicative They didn't even ask if we preferred a menu they just assumed We wanted buffet

            • Average rating
              6.2
          • Older travelers

            Location

            The resturant did not have what was on the menu. The internet connection was broke sometimes and when it did work it was very very slow. The bed was too soft for me and the room had to much noise from the street.......and we were on the fifth floor. I asked for a room not looking over the cemetary, maybe I should have had one that did it might have been so noisey

            • Average rating
              4.6
          • Group of friends

            People were very nice there. Close to ut and the Erwin Center.

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Group of friends

            Staff very friendly, room clean, onsite parking at no additional fee. Restaurant staff was excellent!

            Failed to inform us of location/time for breakfast, or to give us code for wifi. Failed to provide wake up call causing us to be quite late for a morning appointment.

            • Average rating
              7.4
          • Single

            Proximity to UT campus. Did not have to travel far to attend my classes. Room was clean and comfortable.

            (1) Air conditioning was not working in hallways and elevator area. (2) Dairy coffee creamers in room were spoiled. One was so bad it had already congealed and the other was just spoiled. (3) Room service did not clean room until after 5:00 PM. Had to leave my room so they could clean.

            • Average rating
              6.2
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