Hey! When I travel I love to stay at luxurious hotels - especially the kind of places that offer over the top extras and really spoil their guests with great service, nice spas, awesome restaurants and beautiful views. What more can you want? To save some time, I've put together this list of my favourite 5-star hotels and resorts in Austin. I hope you will like it!
Hotel. Located within 1.3 km of Austin Convention Center and 2.5 km of Barton Springs Pool, Hotel Saint Cecilia in Austin offers free bikes and rooms with free WiFi. Each accommodation at the 5-star hotel has pool views, and guests can enjoy access to an outdoor swimming pool featuring six poolside bungalows. The hotel provides a terrace and a 24-hour front desk. Guest rooms at the hotel are fitted with a seating area and a flat-screen TV. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom, while some feature a river view. All units at Hotel Saint Cecilia feature air conditioning and a desk. The daily breakfast offers à la carte and American options. Guests can enjoy a meal at the on-site restaurant, which specialises in American cuisine. Capitol Building is 2.6 km from the accommodation, while Frank Erwin Center - University of Texas is 3.1 km from the property. The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 10 km from Hotel Saint Cecilia. Show full description Guest review score 9.0, rooms from around $355.See available rooms
Hotel. Stay in the heart of Austin. Situated in Austin, 500 metres from Shoal Beach, Austin Proper Hotel, a Member of Design Hotels features accommodation with free bikes, private parking, an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. With free WiFi, this 5-star hotel has a terrace and a bar. The property is 1.2 km from Austin Convention Center, and within 1.1 km of the city centre. At the hotel rooms have air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. All rooms are fitted with a coffee machine, while certain rooms are fitted with a balcony and others also boast city views. At Austin Proper Hotel, a Member of Design Hotels rooms include bed linen and towels. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving American, Mediterranean and Moroccan cuisine. Vegetarian, vegan and dairy-free options can also be requested. The area is popular for hiking, and car hire is available at this 5-star hotel. Staff at the 24-hour front desk speak German, English, Spanish and Italian. Popular points of interest near Austin Proper Hotel, a Member of Design Hotels include Capitol Building, Congress Avenue Bridge and Palmer Events Center. The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 10 km from the hotel. Show full description Guest review score 8.9, rooms from around $381.See available rooms
Hotel. Stay in the heart of Austin. The Fairmont Austin Gold Experience offers 5-star accommodation in Austin, TX. Ideally situated in the Downtown Austin district, this 37-story luxury hotel offers extravagant dining options, a relaxing spa and state-of-the art meeting facilities. Amenities at the Fairmont Austin Gold Experience include a dedicated Fairmont Gold team that can assist with all concierge requests, personalized wake-up calls with in-room beverage delivery and exclusive access to an upgraded lounge that provides complimentary offerings such a deluxe made-to-order breakfast, hors d'oeuvres and evening desserts. Other exclusive amenities include a private arrival and departure experience located on the 35th floor of the property, the on-site Honor Bar which provides alcoholic beverages within the Fairmont Gold Lounge and complimentary high-speed internet access. The Fairmont Austin Gold Experience offers contemporary rooms equipped with a 55-inch flat screen TV with internet streaming services, premium linens, luxury bathroom amenities, a plush bathrobe, bedside charging hubs and a work desk with upgraded technologies. In addition, rooms feature an nightly turndown service, complimentary newspaper delivery and overnight shoe shine services. There are 5 restaurants and bars located on-site, in addition to an elegant 7th floor pool terrace, an extensive fitness center and a full-service salon. The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 9 km from the property. There are many lakes offering paddle boarding, boating and canoeing nearby. Show full description Guest review score 8.8, rooms from around $355.See available rooms
Hotel. Stay in the heart of Austin. Located in the heart of downtown Austin, Texas, this hotel offers 294 spacious guest rooms with views of the city centre or Lady Bird Lake. A large flat-screen TV, work desk and lounge chair are included in each warmly-decorated room at Four Seasons Hotel Austin. Complimentary WiFi is available in every room. A heated saltwater pool is located on the property. Guests can work up a sweat in the state-of-the-art fitness centre enjoy a relaxing spa treatment in the award-winning Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Austin. The on-site 24-hour concierge can assist with business, entertainment or travel arrangements. Two self-service business centres are available for guest use. The onsite restaurant, Ciclo, is located on the property's lower level overlooking Lady Bird Lake. It features a menu of locally-inspired flavors and ingredients with a Latin influence. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Several key attractions, including the Texas State Capitol, Zilker Park and 6th Street entertainment district are located within 3.5 km of the Four Seasons.The University of Texas at Austin is less than 10 minutes’ drive from this hotel. Show full description Guest review score 8.6, rooms from around $645.See available rooms
Hotel. Featuring free WiFi, Hotel Viata offers pet-friendly accommodation in Austin, 7 km from Barton Springs Pool. The hotel has a spa centre and hot tub, and guests can enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant or a drink at the bar. Private parking is available on site. Eeach air-conditioned room or suite is equipped with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. Every room includes a private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and free toiletries included. Concierge services, valet parking and a business centre are each available 24 hours per day. The property also offers billiards, and outdoor courtyard and complimentary shoeshine service. Free shuttle service is available upon request. Visconti Ristorante serves traditional northern Italian fare made with local, seasonal ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A complimentary glass of Prosecco is included with Visconti's Sunday brunch. Day dining, cocktails and a variety of wines are available at Visconti Bar, while The Veranda serves morning coffee and afternoon cocktails along the courtyard. The nearby area is popular for both golfing and hiking. The hotel also offers car hire. University of Texas at Austin is located 9 km from Hotel Viata, while Capitol Building is also 9 km away. The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 19 km from the property. Show full description Guest review score 8.6, rooms from around $272.See available rooms
Hotel. Stay in the heart of Austin. Discover unrivaled luxury, state-of-the-art amenities and exceptional services at this legendary city centre hotel. Renowned as a historical Austin landmark, The Driskill, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt is only moments from the city's most popular attractions. Originally built in 1886, The Driskill elegantly combines old-world charm with all of today's modern luxuries. Work out in the modern fitness centre or dine at the award-winning on-site restaurant. The concierge service can also help to make sure every stay is unforgettable. There is live music featured in the bar every night of the week, often featuring Grammy winning artists. Monthly Beer Dinners are hosted in our 1886 Café & Bakery, where we feature beers from a local brewery paired with a 4-course dinner. Experience all the excitement of the city centre only steps from The Driskill's front doors. Enjoy a concert at the Austin Music Hall, visit the Texas State Capitol or find luxury shopping, all located within walking distance of the hotel. Show full description Guest review score 8.5, rooms from around $194.See available rooms
Hotel. Located in Austin, 800 metres from Shoal Beach, The Loren at Lady Bird Lake provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, private parking, a fitness centre and a terrace. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and a 24-hour front desk, along with free WiFi. Guests can have a drink at the bar. Guest rooms will provide guests with a minibar. Austin Convention Center is 2 km from the hotel, while Capitol Building is 3.5 km away. The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 12 km from The Loren at Lady Bird Lake. Show full description Guest review score 8.3, rooms from around $263.See available rooms
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