Where to Stay in Austin 2024


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Attending The 2024 Mesoamerica Meetings? Don't know where to stay?

Austin offers a wide variety of places to stay that have just as much personality as the city itself. Below is a short list of different hotels near The University of Texas at Austin campus and in downtown Austin.

People say that whether you stay at a historic downtown hotel, an eclectic South Congress boutique or a world-renowned spa, you're in for an authentic Austin experience. To explore more options beyond those listed below, click here.

Suggested Accommodations 

AC Hotel Marriott Austin-University

AC Hotel Austin-University

1901 Hotel Austin-University
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 473-8920

The AC Hotel Austin is a contemporary design hotel located near the University (Campus District). It is a dual property with The Otis Hotel, but focused on sleek and modern comfort. Amenities include free Wi-Fi, fitness center, restaurant, and more.

The Otis Hotel Austin

The Otis Hotel Austin, Autograph Collection

1901 San Antonio Street
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 473-8900

The Otis Hotel is an easygoing luxury hotel located near the University (Campus District) featuring boutique guest rooms, a variety of fine dining options, a Vinyl Library (a collection of 1,000 vinyl records available for listening to all hotel guests), rooftop pool and lounge, plus complimentary Wi-Fi, in-room vinyl record players, and more.

AT&T Center on campus

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

1900 University Avenue, Austin, TX 78705
(512) 404-1900

The AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center Hotel is an upscale, smoke-free, downtown Austin hotel. Hotel is also near the Harry Ransom Center and Frank Erwin Center. Heated outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, 3 restaurants, bar, gift shop, art gallery.

Hotel Ella near UT

Hotel Ella

1900 Rio Grande
Austin, TX 78705
(512) 495-1800

Hotel Ella is an upscale, smoke-free, historic Austin hotel near the University campus. Complimentary Wi-Fi access and fitness pass to nearby gym. 

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin-University Area

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin - University Area

1617 North Interstate 35
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 479-4000

Near the University of Texas across the street from the Frank Erwin Center. Outdoor pool, fully equipped fitness center, business center, and next door to Denny's.

Aloft Austin Downtown

Aloft Austin Downtown

109 East 7th Street
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 476-2222

Trendy, modern, pet-friendly hotel with eclectic spaces. Free Wi-Fi, gym, full bar, on-site restaurant, cowboy boot rentals. 

Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown

Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown - University

810 Red River Street
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 481-1000

Modern, pet-friendly hotel close to Austin nightlife. Complimentary fitness center, Wi-Fi access, same-day dry cleaning services, live entertainment.

Omni Austin Hotel Downtown

Omni Austin Hotel Downtown

700 San Jacinto at 8th Street
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 476-3700

The Omni Austin Hotel is a luxury, non-smoking hotel located downtown. Rooftop swimming pool, full-service restaurant, 24-hour business center, same-day dry cleaning and laundry services, Wi-Fi access, valet or self-parking.

La Quinta Inn Capitol Austin

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Austin, Capitol/Downtown

300 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 476-1166

The La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol is located in the heart of downtown Austin near the Texas State Capitol complex. Free breakfast and free high-speed internet access. Outdoor swimming pool and fitness center.

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