Hilton Austin Hotel  4 stars

500 East 4Th Street, Austin, United States, 78701  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

Hilton Austin receives rave reviews for its great views of the city, coffee bar in the lobby with free wireless internet access and small pool on the rooftop. Others felt that the service was hit-or-miss, the rooms were average, and the atmosphere was too corporate.

Verified Reviews:

  • Service was outstanding - I also loved the location of the hotel - Decor was beautiful
  • Corner room that looked over the river - Hotel is conveniently located - Staff was very helpful
  • Location was great - Room was very nice - Front desk was kind
  • Pretty good food - No gift shop - Nice rooms
  • Hotel is new - Rooms are spacious - Amenities are nice

Overview

Hilton Austin is a 4-star historical hotel offering spectacular views of Lady Bird Lake and Texas Hill. Since 2003, it has been a prominent hotel in the business center of Austin.

It is placed close to the entertainment district, in the vicinity of Zach Theatre, Palmer Event Center and Scottish Rite Children's Theatre. Capitol Building, The Driskill and Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats in Austin are located nearby.

Downtown Station train station lies within a 5-minute walk. Fast access to Austin Bergstrom airport within 15km is provided.

Rooms

All 800 non-smoking rooms offer Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe, cable TV with on-demand movies, a minibar and satellite TV as well as private bathrooms with a hairdryer, bath sheets and a make-up mirror. Other comforts include coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self catering.

Eat

Dining options include a delicious continental breakfast served every morning. The outdoor restaurant serves fresh American meals. The bar's menu includes seafood and sushi and refreshing drinks.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Work

Guests will appreciate a designated smoking area, a lift and a cash machine as well as find printers, conference facilities and a photocopier useful for work.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a lap pool, a library and an indoor swimming pool. For workouts the fitness center provides a gym and fitness classes.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and the rate is USD 14.95 per day

Hotel high-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms and the rate is USD 14.95 per day

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 28 per day.

Number of floors   31.  Number of rooms   801.

City Center Austin - 1700 ft
Airports Austin Bergstrom (AUS) - 6.4 mi, Gray Aaf (GRK) - 55.7 mi
Train Stations Downtown Station - 400 ft, Plaza Saltillo Station - 4000 ft
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Moonshine - Patio Bar & Grill (cuisine: American) - 600 ft, Carmelo's Italian Restaurant (cuisine: American, Italian, Seafood) - 300 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Designated smoking area
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Children's play area
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis
  • Whirlpool
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Kitchen facilities
  • Dining Table
Media
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Internet access
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone

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. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or Double Bed or King Size bed

Our guest rooms with One King Hilton Serenity Bed are beautifully decorated with warm cherry woods and earth-toned fabrics, reminiscent of the Texas Hill Country.

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    Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or Double Bed or King Size bed

    Our guest rooms with Two Queen Hilton Serenity Beds are beautifully decorated with warm cherry woods and earth-toned fabrics, reminiscent of the Texas Hill Country.

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      Our guest rooms with One King Hilton Serenity Bed are beautifully decorated with warm cherry woods and earth-toned fabrics, reminiscent of the Texas Hill Country.

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      Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds

      Our Executive Level rooms with One King Hilton Serenity Bed are perfect for travelers who want additional amenities, enhanced service and spectacular views. Executive Level rooms are located on the 25th & 26th floors of the hotel with elevator key access.

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        Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds

        Our Executive Level rooms with Two Queen Hilton Serenity Beds are perfect for travelers who want additional amenities, enhanced service and spectacular views. Rooms are located on the 25th & 26th floors of the hotel with elevator key access.

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          Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or Double Bed or King Size bed

          Our accessible rooms with One King Hilton Serenity Bed give you the same great comfort with some special features. The furniture configuration allows for a 50-inch access for equipment. The room has a visual notification system for the door, phone, and emergency alarm.

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            Hilton Austin 2 Queen Beds Executive Floor Accessible
            Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds

            Our Executive Level, accessible rooms with Two Queen Hilton Serenity Beds are perfect for travelers who want additional amenities, enhanced service and spectacular views.

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              Hilton Austin 2 Queen Beds Accessible
              Hilton Austin 2 Queen Beds Accessible
              Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or Double Bed or King Size bed

              Our accessible rooms with Two Queen Hilton Serenity Beds give you the same great comfort with some special features. The furniture configuration allows for a 50-inch access for equipment. The room has a visual notification system for the door, phone, and emergency alarm. The bath features a raised vanity and toilet.

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                Hilton Austin LocationWhat's nearby

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions
                • Sixth Street Area
                  400 ft
                • Congress Avenue Bridge
                  2300 ft
                • 2300 ft
                • Capitol Building
                  2700 ft
                • Downtown Austin
                  2700 ft
                Convention centers
                • Austin Convention Center
                  1000 ft
                Sport related
                • South by Southwest
                  400 ft
                • Stubb's Austin
                  1000 ft
                • State Theatre
                  1700 ft
                Monuments and Landmarks
                • Capital Complex Visitors Center
                  2300 ft
                Historical sites
                • Governor's Mansion
                  2700 ft
                Museums
                • O Henry Museum
                  400 ft
                • Mexic-Arte Museum
                  1400 ft
                • Gallery of the Republic
                  1400 ft
                • LA Pena
                  1700 ft
                • Texas Fine Arts Assn
                  1700 ft
                • Children's Museum
                  2000 ft
                • Texas State History Museum
                  2000 ft
                • Austin Children's Museum
                  2000 ft
                • Imax Theatre-Bob Bullock Texas
                  2000 ft
                • Austin Symphony Orchestra Soc
                  2300 ft
                • Women's Symphony League-Austin
                  2300 ft
                • French Legation Museum
                  2300 ft
                • Center-Mexican American Cultrl
                  2700 ft
                • Texas State Capitol Complex
                  2700 ft
                Universities, Institutes
                • University of Texas System
                  2000 ft
                • Hirschfeld-Moore House
                  2700 ft
                Theaters
                Medical care and Hospitals
                • Healthsouth Rehab Hospital
                  2700 ft

                Local Attractions

                • Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
                  1.0 mi
                  1800 N Congress Ave, Austin
                • The Blanton Museum of Art
                  1.1 mi
                  200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd at Congress Ave, Austin
                • LBJ Presidential Library
                  1.5 mi
                  2313 Red River St, Austin
                • Texas Memorial Museum
                  1.5 mi
                  2400 Trinity St., Austin
                • University of Texas Tower
                  1.6 mi
                  23rd St and Guadalupe, Austin

                Near the hotel

                • East Sixth Street
                  600 ft
                  East Sixth Street, Austin
                • Museum of The Weird
                  600 ft
                  412 E. 6th Street, Austin
                • The Driskill
                  1300 ft
                  604 Brazos St., Austin
                • Wild About Music
                  1500 ft
                  115 East 6th Street, Austin
                • Mexic-Arte Museum
                  1600 ft
                  419 Congress Ave., Austin
                • Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats
                  2100 ft
                  100 Congress Ave, Austin
                • French Legation Museum
                  2200 ft
                  802 San Marcos, Austin

                Restaurants Nearby

                • Moonshine - Patio Bar & Grill

                  86% likes this, based on 491 reviews
                  Cuisine: American
                  Price Range: USD 3 - USD 32

                  600 ft
                  303 Red River St

                  Phone: (512) 236-9599

                • Carmelo's Italian Restaurant

                  62% likes this, based on 106 reviews
                  Cuisine: American, Italian, Seafood
                  Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

                  300 ft
                  504 E 5th St

                  Phone: 512-477-7497

                • Liberty Tavern

                  56% likes this, based on 59 reviews
                  Cuisine: American
                  Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

                  200 ft
                  500 E 4TH St

                  Phone: (512) 493-4901

                • Finn & Porter

                  66% likes this, based on 71 reviews
                  Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Sushi
                  Price Range: USD 22 - USD 41

                  200 ft
                  500 E Fourth St

                  Phone: (512) 493-4900

                • Chez Nous

                  83% likes this, based on 162 reviews
                  Cuisine: French, Bistro
                  Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

                  400 ft
                  510 Neches St

                  Phone: 512-473-2413

                Hilton Austin Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hilton Austin

                Average guest rating

                7.6
                out of 10
                Excellent
                Based on 34 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Location
                8.5
                Rooms
                7.8
                Service
                6.8
                Value
                7.0
                Dining
                3.3

                Individual guest reviews

                • Older travelers

                  We were woken up at 4:15 by very loud neighbors & were treated very rudely by the front desk when we called to complain (after we were informed at check-in to call if there was any noise).

                  • Average rating
                    5.8
                • Group of friends

                  It is a beautiful place to stay and comfortable.

                  • Average rating
                    9.2
                • Family with children

                  Comfortable beds, plenty of elevators.

                  Pricey & although I paid in advance for parking in the garage, when my family came back from dinner the second night, we were told the parking garage was full. We had to pay to park much further away.

                  • Average rating
                    7.4
                • Family with children

                  Location and proximity to 6th Street and Congress was a plus. Staff were very friendly. Rooms were clean and spacious.

                  Having rooms on the Executive Floor afforded access to the Executive Lounge however hot food at breakfast would have been a nice touch. The lobby bar/lounge was rather large and uninviting.

                  • Average rating
                    8.2
                • Older travelers

                  Very close to sixth street and convenient if you want to go out for a night on the town. Beds and rooms were very clean. Would def recommend to anyone or stay there again.

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
                • Couple

                  The staff at the front desk were very helpful and always willing to assist with any questions we had and always seemed genuinely happy to help. We also arrived at the hotel early and were able to check in early which was much appreciated and a welcomed surprise.

                  I would happily recommend Hilton Austin, We had a very enjoyable stay and should I return to Austin I would be a return customer

                  • Average rating
                    8.2
                • Family with children

                  Great downtown location close to convention center, restaurants, and entertainment.

                  Parking

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
                • Family with children

                  We loved our room, the spa, the location and great staff.

                  Housekeeping left a lot to be desired. Some dishes remained in our room for several dyas.

                  • Average rating
                    9.0
                • Couple

                  Lots of amenities. Location.

                  The hotel bar. They served the most disgusting water I have ever tasted and when my husband pointed out a roach on the bar to the bartender the bartender just flicked it away. Makes you nervous about what else goes on there. Gross!!

                  • Average rating
                    6.6
                • Older travelers

                  Very nice - really enjoyed my stay!

                  Executive level was not worth the extra money. They need to upgrade the service there and the food. With the extra charge they should provide free beer and wine and alcoholic drinks a a reduced charge.

                  • Average rating
                    9.6
                • Group of friends

                  The staff was very accomodating and treated us well. Everything was clean, and the price was reasonable.

                  The only thing I didn't enjoy was the pool having plastic cups and other debris floating in it, and it was crowded to the point that we mostly had to sit on the edge with our feet in it.

                  • Average rating
                    9.2
                • Couple

                  I liked how I felt safe that we had to use our room key to enter and exit Hotel

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
                • Family with children

                  Its downtown location

                  They wanted to charge us a higher rate than booked through Booked.net, but after some discussion, they finally agreed to give us the initial rate!

                  • Average rating
                    7.4
                • Couple

                  BAthroom outdated and bit rundown, not what one would expect at hilton

                  • Average rating
                    5.8
                • Group of friends

                  The staff was extremely helpful and alert to guests needs. It was an amazing hotel in an amazing city!

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
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