Omni Austin Hotel Downtown

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Average rate: $184 - Hotel class: 4 stars
700 San Jacinto at 8th Street, Austin, TX, USA

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Omni Austin Hotel Downtown Reviews

boe1 boe1
3 reviews
Great hotel in downtown Austin Mar 09, 2011
Great hotel in downtown Austin. It's on 8th street, so you're 2 blocks away from all the action on 6th street. Pool and hot tub on the roof. Workout facility. It's one of Austin's nicest hotels. Either 3.5 or 4 stars (depending on rating service).

I got it on Priceline for $130 a night the week before SxSW festival as the city was filling up.
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williamsworld williams…
285 reviews
Good and Central Apr 10, 2008
We stayed here while attending the Texas Hill Country Food and Wine Festival. I figured since we were going to spend so much time downtown, why not. It was a pretty nice hotel, but I think you can find better.

The price was pretty good, for a downtown Austin Hotel. The parking was rather expensive, but it was covered and secure, so I didn’t mind paying the price of $18 plus tax a day. We did end up getting the parking paid for because they were doing some renovations on the 6th floor and didn't tell us. We found out one morning at 7am. I went and talk to the Manager and he was very nice. Offered us a $30 credit for breakfast and paid the parking.

We ate at the Ancho’s restaurant in the glass atrium. Ancho’s specialized in southwestern cuisine. We had the quick breakfast, but the also serve lunch and dinner. On weekdays they feature a rotating luncheon buffets which isn't that bad. It is open Mon. – Fri. 6:30 am – 10 pm and Sat. – Sun. 7 am – 10 pm.

They have a heated rooftop pool, but beware, if you go up after posted close time, you will get locked up there. I had to call a friend on my cell phone, thank God I took it with me, to come and open the door. They do have internet, but to get it for free you have to sign up to be in this thing called the Select Guest Program, or you can pay the $9.95 a day plus tax.

For the most part it was a good stay and I will probably go back again next year.
The hotel at night
The Omni Downtown Austin
Inside the glass atrium
One of the rooms.
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Omni Austin Hotel Downtown Overview

Just a short stroll from the stimulating 6th Street Entertainment District, this accommodation in Austin is centered and convenient to all of the sites and destinations in this bustling area. Guests of the Omni Hotel Downtown Austin who are forced to work while in town are quite near to the government and business districts of the city, as well as to the Austin Convention Center. Those who have come to experience the more historic and leisurely sides of this southern region are within easy distance to shopping, dining, golf, and entertainments. Other points of interest include area golf courses, Palmer Auditorium, the U of T Campus, LBJ Presidential Library, Highland Mall, Auditorium Shores, Texas State History Museum, and Zilker Park. Guest car parking is available onsite at the Omni Hotel Downtown Austin, and the airport is within twenty minutes of the hotel.

Guestrooms at the Omni Hotel Downtown Austin offer ergonomic working spaces, wireless Internet access, satellite television, valet laundry, room service, premium appointments, and local telephone service.

There is a business center onsite at the Omni Hotel Downtown Austin, which also offers 24 hour reception, multiple dining and lounge options, a fitness center, a swimming pool, a whirlpool, and a full service spa.

Omni Austin Hotel Downtown Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet Friendly
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Valet Parking
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Convention Center
  • Housekeeping
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Security Guard
  • ATM / Cash Machine
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Porters
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Microwave
  • Hair Dryer
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Shops
  • Lake
  • Computer
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Ballroom
  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Exhibit Space
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Salon
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower
  • Bathtub/Shower Combination
  • Spa/Jetted Tub
  • Pool Outdoor
  • Shops in Hotel
  • Souvenirs/Gift Shop
  • Family Room
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine
  • Pillow Top Mattress

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