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Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

These rooms were just great for a sightly longer stay in Austin. Not only were the rooms decent in size, also the kitchenette with large fridge and laundry facilities made our stay more comfortable. The staff is great. Stephanie and all of the other front desk staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Standard service is cleaning your room once a... More 

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Thank Chavje
00esa, Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

It was a pleasure hosting your recent business stay at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake. We are thrilled to read that you enjoyed our courteous associates, especially the front desk team. It is also pleasing to know that you loved your accommodation with a kitchenette. I will share your compliments​ with my entire team, especially... More 

Arlington, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The price for this hotel is originally around the $130 price range per night and is given a three star rating. Everything is so basic. You have to ask the front desk for the essentials, e.g. Hair dryer..etc. I went to the front desk and asked for a blow dryer, I waited about 8 min. and got one, I didn't... More 

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00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for posting your remarks online. We are sorry to hear your stay was not what you expected. I am sorry your room did not have the amenities you desired or needed. Being an extended stay property focused on guests staying seven or more nights, we do have items such as a fully equipped... More 

Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

In Austin for conference @ Radisson, my stay booked from Wednesday 8/3/16 thru Saturday 8/6/16. Ended up checking out around 8am. I must say that this Extended Stay was clean, everything worked in room and the Staff was over the top friendly & helpful! Customer service-mainly Jesse-was a 10+! Super helpful and made me feel like I was at home... More 

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00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you as our guest at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake. Our goal is to provide an exceptional experience for each of our guests and it is great to read about the service you received from our staff. They will be pleased to hear their efforts are noticed and appreciated by... More 

Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We selected this hotel for a mid-length stay for a family member due to its great location. Sadly, the room was mediocre at best, and the service even worse. The "kitchen" was stocked with a laughable collection of dingy, crusted dishes of various types, almost as if someone had scoured local garage sales to outfit the hotel. Many of the... More 

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00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and for your feedback. We are sorry you had a substandard experience. Our team strives to make sure each guest has a pleasant stay, so I apologize we did not deliver. Thank you for pointing this out, as it will help us improve. We hope you will consider this an isolated incident and come... More 

Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Good place, good location. Just that the change in the way they keep cooking utensils and dishes at reception, available on demand, should be communicated at the time of check-in. Other than this, it was a pleasant stay.

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00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

It was our pleasure having you as our guest at Extended Stay America Austin - Downtown - Town Lake. We are glad you enjoyed your overall stay and that you liked our location. Kitchenware for your suite is kept at the front desk to ensure cleanliness in your suite. Your feedback is appreciated, and we will be sure our front... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We stayed in about 15 ESA all across the US and this was by far the best. Clean and spacious apartments with comfortable bed and useful kitchenettes. Staff were helpful to tourists such as us who had no clue of Austin. We stayed here for 4 nights and loved it - was just a short walk from downtown and 6th... More 

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Miami, Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We booked 2 rooms, because there were 5 of us visiting. The rooms were dirty. Halls were also dirty. I could go on and on, but honestly, we tried to get a different hotel after the first night and everything was sold out. If there were not 5 of us maybe we could have got out of there.I do not... More 

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Manager_11525, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

I received a copy of your review, and wanted to take a moment to personally respond. We strive to provide guests with all the comforts of home, so I am disappointed to hear about the room conditions you experienced. In response to your feedback, I am retraining our housekeeping staff and making sure we are frequently walking our property to... More 

Alpharetta, Georgia
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20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Very simple suite with small kitchen served it's purpose, but was not in downtown. This is across the "bat" bridge from downtown but within walking distance. My room was never cleaned for the 5 nights that I was there and I had to ask for dishes and utensils. They provide coffee and prepackaged muffins and granola bars for breakfast. I... More 

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Manager_11525, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. Please accept our apologies that we failed to explain our amenities upon check-in. We provide housekeeping services to guests staying eight or more nights; however, these services are always available upon request for an additional fee. While we no longer keep dishes in guest rooms, these items... More 

Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

I've stayed at this location a number of times. It is always a good value and a great location. If you want to head Downtown or head South to enjoy SE Austin, this is a great location. I also put my parents up at this location a few times.

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Manager_11525, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

I want to thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay. I am thrilled that we were able to accommodate your needs with a home away from home experience! I truly appreciate your comments about our reasonable rates and convenient location. Once more, thank you for posting your review. We look forward to having you... More 

Copperas Cove, Texas, United States
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Great Location, daytime staff were wonderful. Room was not clean, night time staff were non existent; zero service after hours. Within walking distance to a variety of food trucks and restaurants and Lyft rides to East 6th street were available and around $5-$7.

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Manager_11525, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. I appreciate your comments about our staff; however, I apologize that we were unable to exceed your expectations. Please know that a member of our staff is always available. Between the hours of 11pm and 7am, please use the lobby phone to reach a staff member. In... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake

Address: 507 South First Street, Austin, TX 78704 (Formerly Homestead Studio Suites)
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: ₹ 7,660 - ₹ 12,790 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Extended Stay America Austin
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“We stayed on ground floor opposite car park and it was fairly quiet, but it was a Monday/Tuesday. Might be noisier on the weekend.”
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“Stay elsewhere”
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“Get a scrubber for utensils cleaning, dish detergent available at hotel”
 of 5 bubbles bobbyfaith, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
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