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Star of Texas Inn

611 West 22nd Street, Austin, TX 78705
Star of Texas Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews 139 reviews
41 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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
21 helpful votes 21 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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Seabrook, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The place was very pretty, comfortable, clean and very convenient, close to everything. The personnel was friendly. The breakfast was good with everything you want, coffee, juice, yoghurt, muffins, plenty of fruit, cereal, toast, bagels, eggs, bacon... We had home made cookies daily. Our room was cozy with a great bathroom and a very comfortable bed. We had a lot... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Location, location, location. Old two story house renovated to a B&B being one of their two on the same block. You are within walking distance to campus and located close to fraternity and sorority houses. Stairs outside no problem, inside kinda steep but doable. Ground floor the place to stay if stairs aren't your thing. Bed comfy, bathroom newly renovated... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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145 reviews 145 reviews
24 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I have stayed at this B and B hotel in Austin over the years and twice in the last six months. It is convenient to the campus at the University of Texas. It is also not very expensive.It also has free wife. But it does have a fair amount of street noise, it is on the UT bus line. (They... More 

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Hoogland, The Netherlands
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place is so sweet. Breakfast was lovely. The people where very friendly and helpful. Next time we gonna stay there again. The privacy was good. The lill things in the room made it special. Thank you so much.

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