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Hotel San Jose

1316 S Congress, Austin, TX 78704
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were just walking down South Congress and ran into San Jose hotel. We did not stay here however it was a great little spot hidden off the main street to take some great pictures and have a drink. Although the drinks seemed to be way overly priced it was a fun spot to check out. South Congress has a... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Keep Austin Weird movement is alive and well on S. Congress. Hotel San Jose is a boutique gem and the perfect place to check everything out. Great restaurants and shopping, a few steps from the hotel. Amazing music scene is easy access. Recommend petite suite, we had a private courtyard, great amenities and comfy cotton robes. Although we didn't... More 

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rocky river ohio
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

what a perfect place! cool and minimal- great design is evident everywhere. hotel san jose a peaceful oasis in the heart of south congress, with short walks to music, good food and shopping. 10 minute cab ride to downtown and convention center. very friendly service and many beautiful common outdoor spaces to enjoy.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of Hotel San Jose is amazing! You are right next door to so many places on SoCo that it's perfect to walk around and enjoy the "weirdness" of Austin. Plus, the location of Jo's coffee is on site and is a must visit. The staff was exceptionally friendly and the room was nice. Very basic but funky --... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent Valentines day weekend with my wife at Hotel San Jose, location is great, in the middle of all the action on South Congress; however I found the hotel to be grossly overpriced for what they offer; the rooms, ammenities and service are definitely not on par with a 400 + dollar per night hotel.

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Cartersville, Georgia
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms appeal to a certain design aesthetic but I loved it! It's classic contemporary and funky at the same time. It was a peaceful setting with great outdoor spaces. I was able to conduct business meetings right on my patio in this unique setting. Bed was super comfortable. It was a quiet room and the service was fantastic!

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New York City, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
37 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I'm a regular at Hotel Saint Cecilia and a huge fan of these folks. HSC was booked up when I was coming so I booked this one. The location is fantastic in the middle of South Congress and walking distance to a ton of great restaurants. Parking is free and there is a great cocktail lounge in the hotel. Service... More 

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Meghan H, General Manager at Hotel San Jose, responded to this review

Hello, Thank for taking the time to review the San Jose. We love our sister hotel The Saint Cecilia as much as you and are always happy to hear awesome reviews of their property. You are correct: our two hotels are both managed by the same company but are distinctly different. The San Jose has an intentional minimal vibe that... More 

Los Angeles, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I've stayed here twice for business and I LOVE this chic little spot. This charming boutique hotel is designed by my favorite hotelier! I love every crevice of this place and draw inspiration from its savvy design. No detail has been overlooked and the entire place looks torn from the pages of Travel + Leisure magazine. It has an amazing... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Beautiful hotel in the middle of SOCO. Walk to restaurants, boutiques, and funky shops. Excellent service, comfy beds and modern clean rooms. Great service. Fun neighborhood coffee shop-JO's right on the property. Only downside was the noise level. You could hear everything going on outside as well as when someone in neighboring room opened and closed the large sliding door... More 

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15 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

If you are looking for a cool funky, fun place to chill out in Austin - and a place that makes it easy to take advantage of the burgeoning South Congress happenings and places - then this is your spot. This converted motor court hotel has been thoughtfully redone, delivering tasteful modern vintage. It's a great place to chill out,... More 

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Address: 1316 S Congress, Austin, TX 78704
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Location: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#24 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#60 Business Hotel in Austin

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