Hotels near East Austin
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The formerly working class neighborhood of East Austin has transformed into one of the city’s hippest areas—and in Austin, Texas that’s saying something. East Austin is just a mile from the hustle and bustle of downtown, but there’s plenty to explore here including food trucks, art studios, cafes, dive bars, and some of the city’s best Tex-Mex restaurants, like Las Cazuelas.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near East Austin

Aloft Austin at The Domain
Aloft Austin at The Domain
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8.6
Excellent
11601 Domain Drive, Austin
from $138
Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake
from $94
La Quinta Inn Austin Mopac North # 937
La Quinta Inn Austin Mopac North # 937
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8.8
Excellent
11901 North Mopac Expressway, Austin
from $79
Hampton Inn and Suites Austin-Downtown/Convention Center, TX
Hampton Inn and Suites Austin-Downtown/Convention Center, TX
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8.5
Excellent
200 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin
from $159
La Quinta Inn & Suites Austin Airport # 186
La Quinta Inn & Suites Austin Airport # 186
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8.6
Excellent
7625 East Ben White Blvd, Austin
from $85
Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
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8.8
Excellent
701 Congress Avenue, Austin
from $153
Super 8 Austin North/University Area
Super 8 Austin North/University Area
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6.2
Good
8128 North Interstate 35, Austin
from $49
Hotel Saint Cecilia
Hotel Saint Cecilia
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8.6
Excellent
112 Academy Drive, Austin
from $340
BEST WESTERN Plus Austin Central
BEST WESTERN Plus Austin Central
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8.3
Excellent
919 E Koenig Ln, Austin
from $94
Super 8 Austin/Airport South
Super 8 Austin/Airport South
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7.9
Good
3120 Montopolis Dr, Austin
from $71
More About Hotels near East Austin...

Plenty of Options for Affordable Accommodations

East Austin has a few budget hotels in the neighborhood including the DoubleTree by Hilton, which is close to the University of Texas at Austin, and the Super 8 Austin, a few blocks from the historic Texas State Cemetery. Guests can also stay in nearby downtown where hotels like Hyatt Place, Residence Inn, and Hampton Inn are all within walking distance of lively bars, music venues, and shopping.

Easy to Get Around Austin

Austin’s excellent public transportation system makes it easy to get around no matter where you choose to sleep. The clean MetroBus and MetroRail take visitors all over the city. There's even an Airport Flyer bus that runs from the Austin-Bergstorm Airport to downtown and the University of Texas campus. Taxis are also plentiful, and a cab from the airport to downtown will cost around $30.

Visit Austin in Fall or Spring

Austin has hot weather from May to September with temperatures reaching well into the 90s most days, so plan to visit in October or April. The city hosts some of the country’s most popular festivals, including Austin City Limits Music Festival in October and South by Southwest in March, so expect hotels to be packed and rates to be higher then. The least expensive time to visit is during winter and though it rarely snows, ice storms can happen in January and February.