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Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed at most hotels in Austin and every hotel has wonderful staff. Yet, here at this Hampton Inn (Lavaca Street) they go out of their way to make you feel at home and vert welcome. Great amenities wishing walking distance to any restaurant and bar in the downtown area, and just two blocks from UT campus. Rooms are...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With activities planned on the University of Texas campus, lunch and dinner plans downtown, and a wedding rehearsal dinner just outside of Austin to attend, the Hampton Inn was just right for us. Our third-floor room was comfortable, with great WIFI and space for all our devices, and the bed couldn't have been cozier! The fifth-floor outdoor pool and lounging...

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear Alice_LUsa, Thank you for your review on TripAdivisor. I was happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we exceeded your expectations. I appreciate the kind words in regards to our staff and happy to see that you enjoyed our great Central location. We can't wait for you to return to Austin! Sincerely, Sean Fitzgerald...

Brookfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed the breakfast. The staff was very friendly. As a Hilton Diamond member I was upgraded to a corner room with a nice balcony and great views of campus and downtown. Can't say enough about the location...amazing!

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Dallas, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good location if you are going to a university function or to the capital building. Not many great restaurants immediately surrounding the hotel. Pillows were not great. I much preferred the Hampton Inn Downtown Austin.

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear N6364DHchrisw, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am surprised that you would like to stay at the Hampton inn Downtown. I was disappointed to hear our pillows were not great. Our housekeeping staff presses each pillow case. I'd love to find out what room you were in to see if we can remove those pillows. We have...

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

A previous booking had not gone as planned, creating some definite frustration. Sean the GM of this property, jumped right in and solved each problem, and absolutely proved why the Hilton is a fantastic brand. As a previous hotel manager, I know the challenges of creating amazing guest experiences and troubleshooting is how it gets done. Thanks, you guys rocked...

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear 451chef, Thank you for the kind words on Tripadvisor. I was happy to see that we fixed the issue and exceeded your expectations. We loved having you stay with us and look forward to your next visit to Austin! Sincerely, Sean Fitzgerald GM

Austin, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, great amenitites! Great place to stay, convenient to the AT&T Conference Center, great restaurants near by and walking distance to lots of attractions! Clean rooms, quiet and comfortable!

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear 198sherril, Thank you for the review on Tripadvisor. I was so happy to read the title of your review! I appreciate the kind words about our staff and cleanliness of the hotel. We can't wait for you to return to Austin! Sean Fitzgerald GM

fogelsville
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a college visit to University of Texas. The room was very small for four people. Barely enough room to walk around the end of beds and only one person at a time. The wi-fi available for free for Hilton Honors members was worthless. At no time were we able to download documents to our devices, our...

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear 704junec, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. I am disappointed that you had an average stay with us. I am surprised as with our rooms being small, generally we have positive feedback, especially with our 11 foot ceilings. I do agree our rooms or most rooms are tight for four adults in a room. We do have suites,...

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was amazing. The service was impeccable, the staff was incredibly friendly, the location was ideal and that free breakfast was absolutely amazing. I stayed at this hotel for a conference and could not have been more pleased with my decision. Me and my fellow conference attendees had an absolutely blast at this hotel and will definitely be coming...

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear Alyssa R, Thank you for the kind words on Tripadvisor. I was thrilled to read your review and pleased to see that we exceeded your expectations. We loved having you stay with us and look forward to your return visit to Austin! Sincerely, Sean Fitzgerald GM

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I found this hotel online during a busy weekend in Austin. They had some of the best rates in town without being a lesser-quality hotel. The check-in staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. We had the most basic room but it was still super nice and clean. It felt like luxury! We would absolutely stay here again!

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear C6873DKjosephm, Thank you for the review on tripadvisor. Thank you for the kind words, we loved having you stay with us! Sincerely, Sean Fitzgerald GM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Austin for both business and pleasure. The Hampton in on Lavaca is the cleanest, quietest Hampton I have ever stayed in. The Pool on the 5th floors has a very relaxing patio area to view the City and the Capitol. The Breakfast was outstanding. If you are going to the State House or attending something at the...

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Sean F, General Manager at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol, responded to this review

Dear Steven J, Thank you for the kind words on tripadvisor. I appreciate the kind words in regards to the cleanest, quietest Hampton you have ever stayed in. I agree, we have a great location near all Austin has to offer. We can't wait for your next visit to Austin! Sincerely, Sean Fitzgerald GM

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the Austin theme when you stay with the Hampton Inn Austin hotel. Just four blocks away from the Texas State Capitol and just steps away from the University of Texas, our hotel is the prime location for your Austin visit. Enjoy free breakfast and complimentary WiFi as well as a unique Austin accommodation style, complete with graffiti and a rooftop swimming pool! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol

Address: 1701 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701-1315
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: ₹ 11,271 - ₹ 24,096 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University/Capitol 2.5*
Number of rooms: 137
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#1 Family Hotel in Austin
#2 Business Hotel in Austin
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