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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Where to start? I stayed about a month ago and I am still upset. Bathroom does not lock, The AC was falling off the wall, Alcohol went missing from the room and management said there were no cameras (in a hotel next to the Capitol Building), some bathrooms have no locks, the room was dingy and wreaked of Marijuana, NO... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was booked on the day. It was quite reasonably priced however I made the common British error of forgetting the valet parking charge 😒. The hotel room was fine although our room (312) was next to the security door, that banged on the room wall every time it was opened. We did have a big problem, that was resolved... More 

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Thank Adam D
lq0907gm, Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Dear Adam, I first would like to thank you for choosing to stay with us during your time in Austin. We value all feedback both positive and negative. Unfortunately, parking in the city of Austin is extremely limited and all overnight guests are required to pay the valet cost. I am pleased to see we were able to remedy any... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The room is perfectly pleasant; the location is absolutely ideal--directly next to the Capitol, easy walks to restaurants, shows. But. When you check in, they have you sign a "party policy" and there are signs everywhere urging quiet and consideration for other guests...I should've known what was coming because the owners surely do. -Hours- of apparently intoxicated, chanting, squealing, singing,... More 

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lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay and letting us know how your experience was. I first off want to apologize for the inconveniences you encountered during you stay with the noise concerns coming from other insensitive guests. This is not the experience we want from out guests and I would like... More 

Miami, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After finding gum on the walls and discover that the water from tap is absolutely unhealthy, I couldn't sleep for 2 nights in a row. Noisy party, I had to call security 3 times the first night and 2 times the second one. Unrespectful managers. Avoid this dump

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lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for staying with us and letting us know how your experience was while a guest in our hotel. This is not the experience we want from any of our guests and I do want to personally apologize for the inconvenience you encountered with the cleanliness of the room with the gum on the wall. This is completely... More 

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Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Dang. For the location it can't be beat. For a city as modern as Austin this place feels like the 60's. Rooms are clean. Beds are hard with itchy sheets. Valet guys are great as was the front staff. They are doing the best they can with what they got. Not my first, second or third choice but will do... More 

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lq0907gm, Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Dear W P, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your visit to Austin. We appreciate your feedback and I am happy to see the service your stay was great, as we strive to provide outstanding service to each and every one of our guest. I will be sure to pass this onto the team and hope you... More 

Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

This hotel has had a lot of damage and punishment inflicted on its over the decades, and it shows, visually. The maintenance and housekeeping has not kept pace with the physical abuse that has been done to this project. Its also a loud establishment due to its old style layout and design and a lot of loud and noisy guests.... More 

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lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for staying with us and letting us know how your experience was. I do want to apologize for the unpleasant experience you had with your time at our hotel and I want you to know I will address the exterior concerns with our corporate office. Although the rooms are clean and presentable, the exterior of the hotel... More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
1 review
Reviewed September 27, 2016

I was told when I made some changes to my reservation that my total would come out to be about $100 cheaper than the original price given, being that I'm a healthcare professional and I downgraded my room. However, I ended up paying more than I was originally told in the first place, by about $80. The management did absolutely... More 

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lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for staying with us and letting us know how your stay was. I did speak with you a moment ago about your billing and we have corrected it to ensure that your experience is much improved than you had. I do want to apologize for the disconnect on the reservation that was made and our goal is... More 

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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Austin on the 17/9/2016 from Houston . Still tired from a long flight direct from NZ we found la Quinta . Thinking it's right next to Capitol it'll be great and walking distance to most . Upon entering the walkway to the room you could smell a musty smoky stench , the room also had an old... More 

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lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for staying with us recently and letting us know how your experience was. I want to apologize for the unpleasant experience and I will address these maintenance concerns with my team immediately. This is not the impression we want to give our guests and we dropped the ball on that. I take responsibility for it and I... More 

Holland, United States
1 review
Reviewed September 24, 2016

This hotel is outdated and could use upgrades to outside building and carpets. Beds were clean, wireless was great, bathrooms were clean - so it met my needs. It was close to the capitol building, and 5 blocks to the main drag along 6th Street, and a much longer walk to the 2nd Street dining and shopping area.

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Thank Diana M
lq0907gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for staying with us and letting us know how your experience was. I want to thank you for review and apologize for the outdated experience that could of been better. I am happy to hear that the room was clean and I will address these concerns with our corporate office on capital investments to update the property.... More 

Imperial, United States
1 review
Reviewed September 17, 2016

There were certain disturbances in the early hours of the morning by people partying in several rooms around mine, running and screaming, which security took care of quickly. Nevertheless, in doing some adding in my charges, I found that I had been overcharged, not a lot, but still.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol is located in the heart of downtown Austin near the Texas State Capitol Complex and the University of Texas Campus. With La Quinta as your home base, you have easy access to all popular area attractions: Sixth Street Dining and Entertainment...see more District, West End Shops and restaurants, a local brewery, the Convention Center, and Texas State History Museum. Tour the area in a "Duck," a six-wheel drive military power vehicle. View a massive population of bats at the "Bat Bridge." Ride the Austin Steam Train. Visit LBJ Wildflower Center, Austin Children's Museum, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, LBJ Library, or cheer on your favorite University of Texas sports team. You can do it all from here! Start each day at the La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol with a Free Bright Side Breakfast arranged by our friendly staff. Enjoy free wireless high-speed Internet access in the lobby. We have a 24-hour fitness center to get you going and a refreshing swimming pool to cool you down. Capitol Metro busses stop across from our driveway. The hotel is easily accessible, just 3 blocks west of I-35, and within walking distance of all major area attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol

Address: 300 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78701-2412
Location: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: $96 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol 2.5*
Number of rooms: 151
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 of 5 bubbles Rachi21, Mar 28, 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 789vich, Dec 20, 2015 | Read review
“Get a room far from the street and if you are a female traveling alone stay on the 2nd or higher floor.”
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