InterContinental Stephen F. Austin

794 reviews
701 Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78701, +1 512-457-8800
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Cheap Downtown Austin Hotel and Suites at the InterContinental

Inexpensive Downtown Location

The InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel is conveniently located in downtown Austin near the city’s entertainment district and just a few blocks from the state capitol buildings. The hotel is also less than 15 minutes from the Austin Bergstrom International Airport and 10 minutes from the Austin Convention Center.

Things to Do on a Discount in Austin

The hotel is home to the popular Stephen F’s Bar and Terrace, which includes terrace seating with great views of the city. Guests can enjoy a dip in the hotel’s indoor swimming pool, exercise in the large fitness center with Cybex equipment, or relax at the on-site health club. Coffee and bottled water are also available for those staying at the hotel.

Visitors can tour the great Austin area, but they do not want to miss a tour of the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, a stroll through the hiking trails of Lady Bird Lake, or a shopping experience at the nearby Barton Creek Mall.

Low-Cost Austin Amenities

The InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel has extremely spacious guest rooms with plush bedding, pillowtop mattresses, and premium marble bathrooms, complete with bathrobes. All guest rooms include free wireless Internet access and premium channel cable TV, along with a coffee maker, and minibar. Special suites are also available that offer great city views and larger spaces for relaxation.

The InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel offers similar accommodations to the Hilton Austin. However, this hotel provides guests with access to a large premium on-site health club.


Overall Guest Score
"Excellent hotel." "Great hotel" "True 5 star hotels in town"
"World class service." "Nice staff"
93% found the staff to be very friendly.
88% said the reception staff was great.
"Terrific location." "Great location"
100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby.
93% liked the proximity to sightseeing.
"Food is delicious." "Good food" "Huge almond croissants"
77% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
92% loved the dining experience.
"Nice rooms." "Bed was large and comfortable"
53% said rooms were small.
For only 63%, the bathroom was ok.
"Disappointing internet connection." "No free wifi"
68% thought it was overpriced.
Good to know...
Bad air conditioning
Good bar service
Friendly service
Near city centre

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