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Quality Suites Downtown South

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1701 E. St. Elmo Road, Austin, TX 78744 (Formerly Comfort Suites Downtown South)
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  • 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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South Africa
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109 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

At check in asked for a top floor room facing away from the highway. Was told it's not possible , then on examination they could perhaps manage to meet my request, if they could charge me a higher rate! So little interest and making a quick buck was the first impression. Didn't try at all to help us further. The... More 

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Copenhagen
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29 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I stayed two nights at this hotel during SXSW. They charged me a overpriced rate for the stay. I could understand it if the quality of hotel could allow that extremely high price. But the hotel is really in a bad condition. It is worn out and the room is dirty with filthy floors, bed covers with stains, bathroom not... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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119 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Stayed here when my home airport was closed due to the wonderful weather in Nashville. A way from the airport ($20 cab ride) and in a more industrial area... only options for eating are a small thai restaurant (see my review) and a restaurant in the Springhill Hotel nearby. Tbere is a circle K behind the hotel. Basic room, not... More 

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Gonzales, Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Stayed Fri-sun nights. Don't know why this is called "Downtown" because not near downtown Austin but is on I-35 which is easy to get to downtown. We visit Austin every couple of months to see family in South Austin. This is convent for us. First time to stay here. Staff is friendly an helpful if need anything but I noticed... More 

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Cleburne, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Decently maintained location and great access to downtown Austin without much traffic. Decent price for an Austin motel. Breakfast both mornings was good. The only negative is navigating Austin streets to get to the motel. Getting out is easy and a big positive for me. This is the second time I've stayed here and plan to return on my next... More 

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Plano, Texas
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Once again Choice comes through on a comfortable, clean and relaxing stay. juan was very helpful and gave me a deal on our room. Hotel was clean and I had aa very relaxed stay and good nights sleep. breakfast was good but I think the dining area was a little small for the amount of guest that may stay there.... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Stayed Just one night so really wasn't expecting much out of it.. quiet hotel friendly staff. Everything was fine, only complaint was my friend and I had to wait about 20 mins for front desk to appear to check us out.

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

Good day! Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is with this information that we are able to improve our service and facility, so thanks again for taking time from your schedule to help us improve. I am sorry no one was at the front desk to check you out in a timely manner, I have... More 

Orlando, Florida
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50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

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 Quality 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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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 Quality 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 

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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

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 Quality 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 

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