Stunningly Low-Priced Austin Hotels
Stay Weird, Not Broke
Everyone who is aware of Austin’s cool status can also attest to the rising cost of living in the booming city. While we can’t control how quickly the city has evolved, we can definitely let you in on the best spots to stay. We investigated to find the intersection of style and price. Here is our list of the best value hotels in Austin, so you can keep it weird without going broke on vacation.
Located outside of downtown near the North Loop area, The Highlander is an affordable option for travelers who are looking to stretch their dollar. Hotels situated outside of downtown areas tend to be a bit more budget-friendly, and The Highlander is just that. Luckily, it still isn’t particularly far away from all the good stuff, either. The funky and colorful decor is designed with a fun crowd in mind, and the amenities cover all the basics for guests who are looking for a no-frills, clean, and comfortable place to stay.
In-Room Coffee Maker
Situated downtown near the Texas Capitol and not far from the University of Texas, Hotel Indigo offers both an ideal location and loads of comfort. This spot has modern decor, an array of amenities, and a fresh atmosphere. The pool provides perfect views of the Austin skyline, which is pretty fantastic from sun up to sundown and beyond. Hotel Indigo’s central location makes for easy access to Austin’s killer music scene, shopping, restaurants, and bars.
On-Premise Dining & Bar
Aloft Austin Northwest
Situated just outside of downtown, this is another hotel that helps travelers save on nightly rates with its location on the perimeter of the city. Aloft Austin Northwest is a very modern, young, and funky hotel that provides easy access to downtown or Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS). With free Wi-Fi, free on-site parking, pet-friendly accommodations, a gym, an indoor pool, and even a bar, Aloft has plenty of amenities for travelers of all kinds. Nearby the hotel guests can venture to the Lakeline Mall, the Austin Aquarium, or even Lake Travis with just a short drive.
Mobile Check-In & Key
Indoor Heated Pool
On-Premise Bar & Dining
Hyatt Regency Austin
The Hyatt Regency Austin’s killer Downtown location on Lady Bird Lake make it a perfect place for those who want to be right in the city. The hotel provides easy access for guests to reach 6th Street, Rainey Street, Lady Bird Lake, South Congress, downtown and lots of cool Austin neighborhoods in a matter of minutes. With a recently completed 47-million-dollar renovation, this Hyatt Regency location is totally up-to-date and fresh. Some favorite amenities include live music, yoga, several dining options, and amazing views from the rooms and outdoor pool.
Seasonal Outdoor Pool
24/7 Fitness Center
Hotel Ella is a really beautiful and unique spot to stay in Austin. This Greek revival-style mansion was built in 1900, and is one of Austin’s original landmark estates. It has been updated with all of the modern amenities that travelers love, but its boutique style and flair prove that it hasn’t lost its originality. The large estate is reminiscent of grand southern homes of days gone by, and is a refreshing way to visit a city. The wrap-around veranda overlooking the front lawn evokes the feel of a palatial and exclusive vacation, but the University of Austin is just a short walk down the street. Hotel Ella is glamorous and old-school, yet gives guests easy access to the fun, funky, and artsy neighborhoods of Austin.
Cabana & Outdoor Pool
24/7 Fitness Center
Complimentary House Car with 3 Miles