Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel

1201 North I-35, Austin, United States, 78702  show map
 2 stars
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Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel is placed in an entertainment area of Austin in the vicinity of The Long Center for the Performing Arts, University of Texas Tower and Town Lake. Built in 1975, the hotel is a combination of French architecture and contemporary facilities.

The city center is about 20 minutes on foot. This property is located in the heart of Austin.

The hotel boasts close proximity to golf courses and a stadium.

Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to Austin Bergstrom airport.

Rooms

There are 60 non-smoking rooms appointed with a work desk, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, flat-screen TV and a refrigerator. Some rooms at Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel have a view over the city. They also have private bathrooms with free toiletries, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Guests may find the café Brick Oven Restaurant within 350 meters from the venue.

Services

The venue offers newspaper service, ironing service and 24-hour reception.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • HBO available
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1201 North I-35, Austin, United States, 78702

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City Center
  • Austin
    4300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Jack S Blanton Museum of Art
    5000 ft
  • Zilker Zephyr Miniature Train
    2.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Brick Oven Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
    1100 ft
  • Cafe Serranos at Symphony Square (cuisine: Mexican)
    1300 ft
Parks
  • Waterloo Park
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel Austin location
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        Hotel Address:

        1201 North I-35, Austin, United States, 78702

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Austin
          4300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Jack S Blanton Museum of Art
          5000 ft
        • Zilker Zephyr Miniature Train
          2.2 mi
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Brick Oven Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
          1100 ft
        • Cafe Serranos at Symphony Square (cuisine: Mexican)
          1300 ft
        Parks
        • Waterloo Park
          1900 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          60

        Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Location

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        Universities, Institutes

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • Brackenridge Hospital - 1000 ft
        • Healthsouth Rehab Hospital - 1000 ft

        Local attractions

        • Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats - 5300 ft
          100 Congress Ave, Austin
        • Town Lake - 1.1 mi
          Interstate 35, Austin
        • Neill-Cochran Museum House - 1.4 mi
          2310 San Gabriel St., Austin
        • Texas Memorial Museum - 1.0 mi
          2400 Trinity St., Austin
        • University of Texas Tower - 1.3 mi
          23rd St and Guadalupe, Austin

        Near the hotel

        • Waterloo Park - 1900 ft
          403 East 15th, Austin
        • George Washington Carver Museum - 2400 ft
          1165 Angelina St., Austin
        • St. Mary's Cathedral - 2700 ft
          203 East 10th St, Austin
        • Museum of The Weird - 3100 ft
          412 E. 6th Street, Austin
        • French Legation Museum - 2000 ft
          802 San Marcos, Austin
        • State Capitol - 3200 ft
          Congress Ave, Austin
        • East Sixth Street - 2900 ft
          East Sixth Street, Austin

        Restaurants nearby

        • Brick Oven Restaurant - 1100 ft

          Address: 1209 Red River St
          Phone: (512) 477-7006

          73% likes this, based on 45 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

        • Zandunga Mexican Bistro - 1200 ft

          Address: 1000 E 11th St
          Phone: 512-473-4199

          76% likes this, based on 13 reviews
          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Blue Dahlia Bistro - 1600 ft

          Address: 1115 E 11th St
          Phone: 512-542-9542

          73% likes this, based on 70 reviews
          Price Range: USD 11 - USD 21

        • Cafe Serranos at Symphony Square - 1300 ft

          Address: 1111 Red River St
          Phone: 512 322 9080

          56% likes this, based on 59 reviews
          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Ms. B's Authentic Creole Restaurant - 1500 ft

          Address: 1050 E 11th St
          Phone: (512) 542-9143

          81% likes this, based on 34 reviews
          Price Range: USD 17 - USD 22

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          60
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        Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area

        Average guest rating

        6.0out of 10
        Good
        Based on 59 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          3.2

          Was only 15 minute walk from Sixth Street district

          Firstly, staff informed us when we checked in that if we stayed another the night the rates would go up by more than 50%, was not a weekend but we were told 'the game' was on the next night as justification for their blatant profiteering. We thought we'd check the room first before committing to another night ... The walls were paper thin, neighbors on both sides decided to take showers at 12am and 1am respectively. The bathroom was a disgrace, could manage lukewarm water only, was big clumps of hair on the bathroom floor. Decided to move to the other Super 8 up the road which hadn't put it rates up for the next night, and the experience was 100% better. Avoid this motel

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          It was close to downtown and had free parking. It also had a continental breakfast, which was limited but nice to be offered.

          The cleanliness of the room was average at best. Even though it was a 3 queen room, space was extremely limited. This was simply a place to sleep for a few hours after an eventful night on the town.

        • Group of friends
          6.4

          location

          often out of fruit or yogurt-

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          Location was only five minutes drive from downtown. Price was good. Desk employees were friendly.

          Lack of towels. We had 4 people in our room yet there were only 3 towels. I went to the desk for more and they didn't have any clean ones.

        • Group of friends
          4.6

          It was close to downtown.

          The rooms were pretty run down and dirty. The staff would not let us park there before checking in a few hours later and they would only give one parking pass per room. Our room was a triple that held 6 people so we had two cars. The second car had to be parked downtown in a parking garage overnight. The doors to the office for breakfast were still locked 30 minutes after breakfast was supposed to start.

        • Single
          7.0

          Safety, clean room, friendly staff.

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          Had some problem with the door lock at first, waited for almost 5 hours in the room for them to fix it cuz the front desk guy told us that they were out of rooms, but after they realized that it couldnt be fixed, they told us that they got "approved" to let us moved in another room which was available... it would be fine if they just let us moved into another room at first, but sadly they did not and no one apologized about it, not even the girl in the front desk.

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          The location is good. About 20 minutes walk from 6th Street. Just off the I-35 and free parking. The rooms are OK but a little tired but they sleep 4 so good for those travelling on a budget. The female receptionist working on Saturday evening was friendly and efficient.

          The male receptionist. (Saturday afternoon / Sunday morning). Unfriendly Unhelpful Unresponsive When confronted with him on our arrival I fest like saying stuff it we'll go elsewhere. On Sunday morning the same man was on duty. There was no coffee, no juice, no milk. He was told a dozen times and either ignored the people completely or just repeated what they said but did absolutely nothing about it. The man was a disgrace and if I had been a Super 8 mystery guest I would be recommending a reprimand for him at the very least.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          That is was such a convenient location for 6th st and taxi's were readily available and resonable. Also very easy to find as it is just off the interstate.

        • Group of friends
          6.6

          The room was clean and reasonable size ..... we got the triple room with three bed for 4 people and it was comfortable...... 15 minute walk from 6th street which is an awesome place to go party.

          It you check out a little late they will charge you so make sure you wake up and check out on time,

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Cost and location for one night stay before leaving for the airport. Staff was friendly and accommodating.

        • Group of friends
          5.8

          Location is 5-10 mins walk to 6th street where all the fun is)

          Rooms are old and furniture is worn out and make looks like its not that clean inside. A/c was very loud!

        • Family with children
          9.2

          I loved the convient location! It was perfect for walking or cheap cab rides to most of the major attractions in Brownsville. Our stay was unbelievably cheap and the value was just great! I recommend this to anyone looking for comfort on a budget!

        • Single
          4.2

          While driving to the hotel I called to get directions: The person who answered the phone refused to give me directions until I had given him my reservation info. Once I arrived, I found the office vacant and another couple ahead of me in line to check in. Once checked in, I found the room to be sweltering hot: a second floor room in a texas hotel in june with the ac off. Finally, I discovered the hot water was apparently heated by friction: 10 minutes before any warm water hit my shower after turning it on.

        • Couple
          4.2

          The Location was its only positive.

          We had Bed Bugs in our room and when we went to tell the manager he was very rude and dismissive. They changed our room reluctantly.We also heard him on the phone to other clients and he was very rude.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Super 8 Austin Downtown / Capitol Area Hotel Austin location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        1201 North I-35, Austin, United States, 78702

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Austin
          4300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Jack S Blanton Museum of Art
          5000 ft
        • Zilker Zephyr Miniature Train
          2.2 mi
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Brick Oven Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
          1100 ft
        • Cafe Serranos at Symphony Square (cuisine: Mexican)
          1300 ft
        Parks
        • Waterloo Park
          1900 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          60