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Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4701 South I-35, Austin, TX 78744 (Formerly Red Roof Inn Austin - University of Texas) (South Austin)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
26 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I gave it a four due to the changes from last year. The rooms have been upgraded. The awful carpet gone. This is not a luxury hotel but for the price it is a great deal. It was very clean. The pillows were not great but that is a personal choice. We asked for a quiet room and were pretty... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let others know about your stay with us. I am glad that you are a loyal guest and returned to our property this year. Last year we completed a renovation of our Hotel. This included adding laminate flooring, new furniture, bedding, upgraded linens and new bathroom vanities as well as renovating our lobby... More

El Paso, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I called the facility in the late afternoon and a front desk clerk named Sherief was especially helpful and understanding about confirming my hotel room due to a late arrival. When my wife and I arrived, Sherief worked incredibly fast and efficient to handle multiple check-ins at the same time. I commented to my wife that this fellow was amazing... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding the service you received from Sherief. Sherief is a valuable asset to our wonderful staff of Guest Service Representatives and strives daily to provide exceptional customer service to each of our guests. I have posted your review for Sherief and our entire staff to read. We look forward to your next stay with... More

Harlingen, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel staff was Awesome.....Shakeya and Sabrina from South Austin were Amazing! Room was super clean and felt very safe. Only 9 mins from downtown Austin.....Free coffee in the morning and a bottle of water:))

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

It is always wonderful to read reviews such as yours. Thank you for taking the time to do so. Sabrina and Shakeya are great assets to our team here at the Red Roof Plus+ Austin. As always I will post your comments and review them with our staff. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Pamela Willingham General Manager More

Brackettville, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got a nice deal on a last minute room. You had to pay $10 extra for early registration. Everyone was nice and attentive. Location of hotel is great off I-35 and Hwy 71. Best thing about this place is they are dog friendly....they do not charge extra!!! I would stay here again.

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. It's nice to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and you found our hotel convenient, reasonably priced, and our staff attentive. We hope to see you again the next time your visit the Austin area. Take Care, Pamela Willingham General Manager More

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this hotel for two nights to go to a concert, the day of the show we had no running water in the whole building to shower or even use the restroom, when we complained to the front desk 'Sabrina' she was rude, had no compassion for our dreadful situation and suggested we get another hotel since we had... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Your comments in regard to your stay are important to us. I apologize for the inconvenience of the water being out for a few hours. We had an emergency that was beyond our control, however it needed to be resolved immediately. Sabrina offered to assist in finding alternate accommodations as... More

Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
166 reviews 166 reviews
81 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here as a solo female traveler and although I was very leery of the location and the fact that it was a "budget" hotel, my travel plans didn't have a lot of flexibility. However, I had a very good experience and was pleasantly surprised. The location is right near the intersection of I-35 and 290, making it very... More

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Pamela W, Front Office Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our newly renovated rooms to your liking. We strive to keep our hotel clean, comfortable, and affordable to everyone visiting the Austin area. As always I will post your comments for our staff to read and review. We look forward to seeing... More

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a guest at the Red Roof Inn hotel in South Austin, I was highly satisfied with the excellent and loyal services received from the front desk agents Shakeya and Sharief including their supervisor Sabrina that they provide to their guests. They were very friendly when I checked in that left me in awe. I also witnessed the awesome and... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your stay and our staff! It is always nice to read and post reviews such as yours for our entire staff to read. It is wonderful Sabrina, Shakeya, Sherief, and Ray provided you with exceptional guest service and made your stay with us a memorable one. As a Red Roof Plus+ property it... More

Hawk Point, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We rolled into the newly remodeled Red Roof Inn extremely late, think 2:30, am after traveling for 15 hours and trying to get a room at three other hotels. Needless to say we were more than thankful for a place to rest our weary bodies and pleasantly surprised. The front desk clerk was friendly and the room was beautiful with... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding our hotel. I am glad that we had a room available for you after a long day of traveling. It's nice to read that you enjoyed our newly remodeled rooms and that we provided you with excellent service. I hope to see you again the next time you are traveling through the Austin... More

Rockport, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

If you want a super clean room at a reasonable price for Austin, then look no further. Remodeled & updated rooms. Very clean. Not much carpeting to be dirty. The floors are vinyl plank so easy to really clean. We have stayed here several times and can't find more bang for your buck in this area. Close to downtown,but not... More

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our newly renovated rooms clean and comfortable. Our outdoor pool is a great feature especially during our Texas summers'. We look forward to your return trip to the Austin area and as always "Thank you" for choosing Red... More

Austin, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Red Roof Inn provided excellent service. The front desk clerk, Sabrina Allen, was wonderful upon arrival and very helpful throughout my stay. I would be happy to visit again. Any issues were immediately corrected which were very few.

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Pamela W, General Manager at Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your wonderful comments regarding your stay with us. It is always nice to read great comments about any member of our team. I am glad you had enjoyed your visit to the Austin area, we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. Sincerely, Pamela Willingham General Manager More

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Address: 4701 South I-35, Austin, TX 78744 (Formerly Red Roof Inn Austin - University of Texas)
Location: United States > Texas > Austin > South Austin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Roof PLUS+ Austin - South 2*
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Red Roof Inn Austin - University Of Texas Hotel Austin

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Experience Red Roof PLUS+. Adding more WOW to your stay! Discover an enhanced experience with all new rooms and our most requested higher-end amenities. A completely remodeled and upgraded stay. The Red Roof PLUS+ Austin South, TX is a pet friendly, family friendly hotel. This hotel is close to I-35, SR-71 and South Congress Ave (SoCo) shopping district. The Red Roof Inn Austin is conveniently located near Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS), University of Texas-Austin, Southwest Texas State University and St. Edward's University. This hotel is also near the Texas State Capitol, Lyndon B. Johnson Memorial Library, Texas Memorial Stadium, Krieg Field and Palmer Auditorium.When you check in, check out the fantastic new amenities in our NextGen ® design rooms! The rooms at this 100% Smoke Free inn feature a stylish, boutique design with all new furniture, spa-inspired bathrooms with modern vessel sinks, new comfy Rest Suite beds by Serta, plush high-end bedding, modern design flooring, comfortable new seating and a large, flat-screen TV. This Red Roof PLUS+ hotel also features Premium Rooms with breakfast and a snack ready in your room! Now offering Red Roof's new Order Inn program, where guests can order delicious food for in-room delivery. The Red Roof PLUS+ Austin South with free WiFi, suites, an outdoor heated pool, in-room safes, elevators, interior corridors, and more. This location offers “On Command Video” with a selection of free TV channels, pay-to-view premium channels, movies, music and games. Experience our complimentary coffeehouse-style coffee and tea in the lobby. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more   less 
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