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4.3 out of 5

"Very nice hotel! I would recommend staying here. The roof does not leak and there is indoor plumbing. " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 12 Oct 2019

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Standard King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$162* Per night/room Mar 22 - Mar 23

Standard Two Queen Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

City View Two Queens

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

One King Bed, Non-Smoking, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City View King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Texas State Capitol

Near the airport

A stay at this East Austin hotel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Frank Erwin Center and 2 miles (3 km) of Texas State Capitol. Sixth Street and University of Texas at Austin are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. There's a 24-hour fitness center on site, and laundry facilities and free newspapers are also offered.

MP3 docks, WiFi

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 149 guestrooms also offer MP3 docks and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. WiFi, wired Internet, and DVD players are also available.

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area ratings based on 28 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area

Everyone (12) Family (2)
5 out of 5
Very nice hotel! I would recommend staying here. The roof does not leak and there is indoor plumbing.

Posted by on Oct 12, 2019

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Oct 13, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments and rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to continue providing excellent service to ensure your satisfaction and we look forward on welcoming you on your next visit.

4 out of 5
We had a great stay! It was very quiet, no road noise, no renovations going on and the staff was very friendly. Overall I would say the was the best value for the cost. I will stay here again.

Posted by on Jul 15, 2019

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Jul 15, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments and rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to continue providing excellent service to ensure your satisfaction and we look forward on welcoming you on your next visit.

3 out of 5
Hotel was/is being renovated...construction not noted when booked.

Posted by on Jul 6, 2019

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Jul 7, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are very sorry we did not exceed your expectations. Your rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to do whatever it takes to ensure you are satisfied and hope you will consider staying with us in the future.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 28, 2019

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Apr 29, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments and rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to continue providing excellent service to ensure your satisfaction and we look forward on welcoming you on your next visit.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 5, 2019

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Apr 5, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments and rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to continue providing excellent service to ensure your satisfaction and we look forward on welcoming you on your next visit.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 24, 2019

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Apr 1, 2019 by RobM

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your comments and rating will help us as we continually work to improve our guest experience. At DoubleTree by Hilton, we promise to continue providing excellent service to ensure your satisfaction and we look forward on welcoming you on your next visit.

4 out of 5
Nice hotel , close to frank erwin center within walking distance , hotel nice and clean , staff very helpful

Posted by on Dec 21, 2018

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Dec 27, 2018 by Gemma

Thank you taking time to write us a review. We hope to see you again next time you visit in Austin area.

4 out of 5
It was nice and close to downtown but they charge for daily parking.

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018

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Dec 27, 2018 by Gemma

Thank you taking time to write us a review. We hope to see you again next time you visit in Austin area.

5 out of 5

Great and Convenient

Attended the Texas Spring Game and the hotel is perfectly located within walking distance.

Posted by , from Houston Tx on Apr 23, 2018

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Apr 24, 2018 by Jenny Liang

Dear John, Thank you for the 5 star rreview! We appreciate your business!

4 out of 5
Cons: Most of the food on the menu was not available and the liquor supply was very limited
Most of the items of the menu int he restaurant were not available and the liquor supply was limited

Posted by on Feb 21, 2018

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Feb 27, 2018 by Jenny Liang

Thank you for your review. We apologize for the inconvenience I will ensure to review this with our team. If you are in Austi again, please stay with us again.

About the DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area

Location 1617 Interstate Hwy 35 N, Austin, TX 78702

Property Features

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area offers its guests an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. Event space at this hotel measures 4500 square feet (418 square meters). The business-friendly DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area also features gift shops/newsstands, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Austin hotel is smoke free.

  • 149 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 4500 sq ft of conference space
  • 418 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1997
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) (19.2 km / 11.9 mi)
  • Train station: Austin Station (4.5 km / 2.8 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking and RV/bus/truck parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area offers 149 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and DVD players. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Austin hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

The Doubletree Grill - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

A credit card deposit is required upon check-in. Guests wishing to establish credit using a debit/check card should be aware that funds totaling the amount of the room rate plus taxes will be held on the card.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 25 per night
  • Breakage deposit: USD 50 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 18.00 and USD 18.00 for adults, USD 18.00 and USD 18.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 9.95 (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 20 per night (in/out privileges)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • DoubleTree Hilton Austin University Area
  • DoubleTree Hilton University Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton University Hotel Austin Area
  • DoubleTree University
  • DoubleTree Hilton Austin University Area Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton University Area Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton University Area
  • Doubletree Hotel Austin
  • Doubletree Austin - University Area Hotel Austin
  • Doubletree University Area
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area Hotel
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area Austin
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area Hotel Austin

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.