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Comfort Suites Downtown South

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1701 E. St. Elmo Road, Austin, TX 78744 (South Austin)
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Ranked #134 of 182 hotels in Austin
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Orlando, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My three-night stay at this hotel was fine. I stayed here from March 25, 2014 - March 28, 2014. My rate was $80 per night. Room - 


 I was given a room on the 2nd floor. It had a king size bed, a desk, flat screen television, small refrigerator, sofa, etc. The room set-up was nice. The bed linens... More

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Thomas O, General Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Thank you for the very detail oriented review of our property! I am grateful for this insight as it gives other travelers a chance to know all he inns and outs of our property! Again, thank you for choosing to stay with us and for giving such an awesome review! Have a great day! Thomas Odom More

Pensacola, FL
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Stayed one night. The staff was very accommodating, getting us two rooms together with a handicapped room. Nice furnishings. We enjoyed our stay very much. Didn't use the pool or exercise room, but the facilities looked nice.

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Thomas O, General Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Hello and Happy New Year, Thank you so much for taking the time to comment! Without guest feedback, we have no way of knowing what we are doing right or wrong, so again thank you. I have passed on the praise to my staff as well. Have a great day! Thomas Odom GM Comfort Suites Austin, Tx More

Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

This is a good alternative to paying $200+ for a downtown hotel. Just a few minutes south of downtown on I-35. Hotel is tired but clean and rooms are comfortable. Front desk staff was very acommodating in letting me check in early after a redeye flight. Not much around hotel, eateries a few minutes by car. Request a room in... More

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Thomas O, General Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you for taking the time to complete an online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Houston, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I have stayed at 95+ Choice Hotel Properties thus far in 2013: This Comfort Suite is okay, seems like older property but clean none the less. It passed my barefoot rule (would I walk barefoot across carpet). The indoor pool was not heated, my grandkids were not too happy about that. I typically stay at newer property further south, but... More

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Thomas O, Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Charlie H., Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we... More

New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
25 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This is an older hotel but has clean rooms and nice furnishings. A fairly comfortable bed and friendly staff. Housekeeping staff was short on our 2nd day and so we had to ask manager to have our room cleaned at around 2:30 pm. She came right away though. They only had 1 maid on duty for a large 3-story hotel.... More

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Thomas O, General Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you for taking the time to complete an online review regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Paderborn, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Although I read the last reviews about this motel, I can't remember anything bad about this motel. The hot tub was even hotter than in some other motels I stayed at, the room was clean. And as in most Comfort Suites/Inn motels I received a good value for my the paid price. Who likes to take the bus, the bus... More

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Thomas O, General Manager at Comfort Suites Downtown South, responded to this review

Dear Michael, Thank you for taking the time to complete an online review regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Youngstown, Ohio, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We stayed their last weekend the overall hotel was outdated, awful, run down, very very dirty seems like they don't care . Room was shabby . They need to investing money into repair and maintenance . We will not stay their again . Please don't waste your money . I wish to give them zero stars if I have a... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

I usually write good reviews but not this time! This hotel was old, run down and tacky! The elevator (1) was slow and small. The excercise room was tiny, the indoor pool was freezing and the hot tub was not hot! The room was shabby, and the tv was circa 1970! The good things were that there was HBO, and... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013 via mobile

The overall hotel was outdated, and awful. It was not a good deal for the money you payed. They need to worry less about investing in flat screen TVs and more into repair and maintnince. Don't waste your money!

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Dallas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

When the description says "behind the Shell station" they mean literally backing up to the Shell gas station and convenience store! We brought our high school sports team here because the race at Circuit of the Americas had raised the rates at the airport hotels where we usually stay (see Holiday Inn Express Austin Airport). The place was adequate, not... More

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Also Known As:
Comfort Suites Downtown South Hotel
Comfort Suites Downtown South Hotel Austin
Comfort Suites Austin
Austin Comfort Suites
Address: 1701 E. St. Elmo Road, Austin, TX 78744
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Location: United States > Texas > Austin > South Austin
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#134 Romantic Hotel in Austin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Comfort Suites Downtown South 2*
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