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Star of Texas Inn

611 West 22nd Street, Austin, TX 78705
Star of Texas Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jensen Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My DH and I stopped here at the start of our cross country trip. Comfortable, safe and clean accommodations. Inn had full size refrigerator with water, soda and juice avail. 24/7. Fresh baked goodies daily. Lovely and substantial breakfast. Used Uber to get around.

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Tomball, Texas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have stayed here 4 times now in the past couple of months while being in Austin to testify at some hearings at the Capitol. The rooms are very very nicely appointed.Every room has it's own bathroom too, which I much prefer. The rooms are always super clean and comfortable. Even if I want to try and sleep in, the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I spent two nights at the Star of Texas Inn, a bed & breakfast nestled into a tree-shaded lot at 22nd Street and Rio Grande. For sheer peacefulness, I'd rate it ten stars. The building, first built in the 1880s and lovingly added to over the years, is tastefully decorated. But the lovely decor is nothing compared to the food.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
40 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I liked the location, near the University and bars. I liked the free parking. I liked the breakfast (buffet) and I really liked the fresh cookies. I also liked the easy way of checking in and getting in and out (with a code). But I just did not really 'feel' this place. It was not the size of the rooms... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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41 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Husband liked this place unreservedly. Sylvia and Chris were really helpful. There is free parking outside. I am not tall and have 'dodgy' knees, so getting in to the shower in room 13 over the high side of the 'Victorian' iron bath was a bit tricky. The bed was comfortable but also high. Sitting on the balcony in the heat... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I stayed at the Star of Texas during a business trip to Austin. The hotel is located very conveniently 5 minutes away from the main university campus, yet it has a great feeling of a small family place, with nice and responsive personnel, fresh fruits and home-made cookies, and a very nice shady terrace, that was especially welcoming during the... More 

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Houston, TX
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35 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The Star of Texas Inn is actually three facilities; Buildings 1 and 2, and the Austin Folk House, all located within a block of each other and roughly two blocks from the U of T campus. We called months ahead of our planned dates, making reservations for two rooms in Building One, the main building. However, on arriving we found... More 

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Star of Texas Inn a gem of a bed & breaksfast conveniently located in the "West Campus" near the University of Texas and downtown Austin. The inn consists of rooms in two buildings, one facing W. 22nd St. and Building 2 facing Rio Grande St. There is plenty of parking available for both buildings. Check in is made very easy.... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I was with a team of 10 people, plus a half dozen others who came and went, for a week long team planning meeting in September. The staff as the Star were welcoming, supportive, unobtrusive hosts. While the dining room was not ideal, we transformed it into a meeting space that served our needs well. The Star has been around... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Spent a week here for a business trip and the staff was great! The room I was in needed some work, had water damage, and the shower head is weird but I would stay here again, and so would my coworkers. The beds and sheets were VERY comfy, and they didn't have cheap TP! Poke fun if you will, but... More 

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