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South Congress Hotel

1603 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

+1 512 920 6405

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based on 119 reviews


Value for money

Situated in Austin, South Congress Hotel is within easy reach of South Congress Avenue and University of Texas at Austin. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace and an outdoor pool. There are a range of facilities available to those staying at the hotel, including express check-in/check-out, valet parking and car hire. Staff are available 24 hours a day and can book tours and tickets. South Congress Hotel features 83 rooms, all of which are filled with a variety of amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. Downtown Capital Metrorail Station and Austin Amtrak Station are within walking distance of the hotel. There are a range of shopping, dining and nightlife options close by, and Lady Bird Lake and Texas State Capitol are a short car ride away.

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  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Newspapers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • City view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Private entrance
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Wine glasses
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Dining table

Pool and spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Rooftop pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Valet parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near South Congress Hotel

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1603 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704


Neal Kocurek Memorial Austin Convention Center1.3 mi
Sixth Street1.5 mi
Mike A. Myers Stadium2.7 mi
The Arboretum10.0 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

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Traveler Reviews

GreatBased on 119 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Also very friendly and helpful staff! (in 25 reviews)
  • "Great location, amazing room!" (in 25 reviews)
  • "Beautiful hotel, in a fantastic location." (in 23 reviews)
Cons -
  • Lighting in the room. (in 11 reviews)
  • Very dim lighting in bedroom. (in 7 reviews)
  • They didn’t clean the rooms unless you asked. (in 1 review)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • South Congress Hotel is typically below the average price of 4 star hotels in Austin. On average, you can expect to pay $361 per night in Austin. South Congress Hotel typically costs $275 per night, which is $86 cheaper than the Austin average.

  • Drive distance from Austin Bergstrom to South Congress Hotel and vice versa is 6.0 mi and the overall drive time is about 18min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • South Congress Hotel has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Austin Bergstrom to the hotel, but also around Austin during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Austin are on average $22/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to South Congress Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Austin Bergstrom.

  • South Congress Hotel welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Yes, South Congress Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Austin for those looking for something different. If you are staying at South Congress Hotel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Yes, South Congress Hotel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • When staying at South Congress Hotel there is just 2.3 mi between you and Austin city center. While making your way to the center of Austin, you should plan to visit Bullock Texas State History Museum, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at South Congress Hotel, call +1 512 920 6405 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, South Congress Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • South Congress Hotel has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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