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Hotel San Jose

#17 of 191 Hotels in Austin
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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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Charlotte, North Carolina
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Met up with some friends in Austin in March and one friend who is local, recommended the Hotel San Jose for us to stay. Great recommendation! We reserved a larger room and it was perfect for two. I asked for a sleeper sofa and it was totally set up when I checked in. Our room was comfortable and very well... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved my stay at the San Jose. The hotel aptly embodies the Austin vibe, and has some really unique modern touches and design elements that make it the perfect choice tor business or leisure travelers alike. Loved the privacy of the rooms and interior courtyard. Easily walkable to downtown Austin.

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Brooklyn, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is brilliantly located on South Congress with lots of great shopping and restaurants nearby. Rooms are spacious with great decorating and the staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. A central courtyard with cocktail service is a great place to chill out, do a little work on the laptop, and chat with other visitors and locals. The only downside... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely retreat! :) The rooms ~ the gardens! The staff was helpful and kind! It is ideally located! Just two blocks from our daughter and great places to eat! Thank you for such a lovely stay! :) we highly recommend this peaceful retreat!

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Toronto, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Stayed (sadly only) one night on the way out of Austin after 10 days around West Texas, and it was the perfect landing and launching pad. Cool and relaxed, with everything you need for both comfort and pleasure within reach. Love the robes (now I regret not having bought one), the perfect amount of space to move around the room... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

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 February 23, 2015

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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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

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 February 15, 2015

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
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9 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

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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