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Austin Motel

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Austin, Texas, United States
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Down-to-Earth motel. When you're tired of ultra modern, ultra chrome, and the uber-perfect styles, try out the Austin Motel. Each room feels like a guest room in your favorite friend's house. The suites are more decked out, but still comfy. They are nestled in an absolutely PERFECT part of Austin, Texas. Stay here and you've got coffee and wi-fi in...

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Severna Park, Maryland
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Stayed here for a girls weekend with some friend from Seattle. This hotel is walking distance to nightlife, shopping and great restaurants/bars. The room was clean and comfortable the one that I stayed in over looked the terrific pool. Would recommend this to my friends and anyone who wants to experience Austin.

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Due to unusual moving circumstances, we found ourselves in need of a place to spend a couple of nights in our hometown. Decided on Austin Motel, as we are local business owners and wanted to do business with another local place instead of a corporate chain. We couldn't have been more pleased. The room was cozy and comfortable, like staying...

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Raynham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 August 2013

This hotel is a close enough drive to downtown Austin for the nightlife and action. It's just a walk to see the bats come out from under the Congress Street Bridge. Within walking distance are great bars and places to eat. I would recommend the Hobdobby! Upon our arrival we were greeted by a cheery lady welcoming us to Austin...

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Leicester, UK
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Excellent accommodation for the price. Room small but clean. Furnishings and decoration very quirky and individual. Amazing pool. Unbeatable location very near to great bars, clubs and restaurants. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I can't say enough good things about the Austin Motel - we simply loved it. Our Greek-themed room was beautiful and comfortable, the staff were great and the location is unbeatable. Situated right in the heart of the SoCo strip, the motel is spitting distance from dozens of fabulous restaurants (don't spit on them though, please) and a very easy...

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1Thank CinnamonBun
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Austin Motel for 1 night in June 2013. We arrived in Austin very early (10am) and I immediately called the hotel to see if we could check in early so we could use the pool. They said that regular check in time was 3pm, but to stop by around noon and they could...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This motel doesn't need another glowing review but here goes... A decent price, a great location, funky decor with lots of individuality. Bonus: I had a chance to do some laundry. A short walk across the street to the amazing Continental Club, and you're right on the main SoCo strip without paying exorbitant prices. I dislike tacky touristy stuff but...

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Denton, Texas
Reviewed 31 May 2013

This 1930s era motor hotel on South Congress is in the heart of the happening SoCo area, surrounded by chic and quirky boutiques, restaurants of all kinds, and clubs. It is convenient for almost all Austin activities -- central but not in the jammed-up downtown traffic that starts just across the lake to the north. The place is simple to...

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Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 28 May 2013

A step back in time. Very good value & great location, location, location. Rooms kinda small but clean...a step back in time. Even the old tv's. will definitely stay again. Great food trucks and restaurants,

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Additional Information about Austin Motel

Address: 1220 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2422
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: ₹ 9,322 - ₹ 18,709 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Austin Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#41 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#57 Family Hotel in Austin
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“Try to get a room facing west, the early sunshine can be a bit inconvenient.”
 of 5 bubbles AngelPC, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get ground level if handicap or can't handle dragging suitcase up flights of stairs.”
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“Go for bigger, poolside rooms if stairs are not an issue. Single rooms are small.”
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