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DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Germantown, Tennessee
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Decent hotel in convenient location. Just trying to squeeze maximum profit out of every room. Short on amenities and variable cost items. Rooms are OK. Breakfast is good. Parking good. Recommend for UT football games.

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family stayed at this property during Mothers Day weekend, during the conclusion of the UIL State Track meet. We were able to walk to the track meet, thereby saving parking at the venue. The property is gorgeous, very well maintained. The rooms are large and comfortable, there is an onsite bar and restaurant. Also, in walking distance is a...

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Aww thank you for such wonderful compliments Brenda H! We're so thrilled that we were able to make your Mother's Day Weekend enjoyable, and we will definitely be sharing your feedback with our team. We hope to see you again soon. Safe travels!

Austin, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very good experience. The hotel spoiled me with their signature cookies. Staff there are also very helpful and nice, providing services quickly and accurately. The location is great too, near the highway and UT Austin.

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay, pengyuc2017! We're so glad you enjoyed your trip and we're happy the cookies made it that much better. Happy travels!

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is very clean & on point with plenty of food & activities. Very nice atmosphere & covienient to concert arena as well. The chain restaurant next door is a plus also for after hours eatery options.

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Brad P, Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate you feedback and thank you for the 5 Star review! As you mentioned, we are very close to the Frank Erwin Center and many other local attractions. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel again in the near future! -The Doubletree Team

Decatur
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel was next to the interstate with a large surface parking lot. However, upon checking in I was informed that there was a $15 parking fee, which I perceived as absurd since the hotel was not in a pedestrian area. Family members who stayed at a comparable hotel nearby paid less than half of the room charge that I...

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Brad P, Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I am sorry to hear about the experience that you had at our property. If you have a moment, please contact our hotel and ask to speak to the manager on duty. We would love the opportunity to hear more about your stay and how we can make the overall experience you had at our stay a...

Houston, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Check in was abysmal. Whoever the guy was clearly had no clue on how to welcome a guest, let alone a Hilton Honors member. He wanted to charge me for bottled water (which is free upon check in), he assumed I was just a regular guest, maybe due to my "appearance"...

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Hi, adelaO7894XG! We're sorry to hear that our front desk agent mistakenly tried to charge you for a water bottle. Some of our agents are newer, so we'll make sure we clarify Hilton Honors perks in our training. We hope you'll understand that there's always a learning curve when bringing new employees onboard, and we by no means would judge...

Livonia, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am overwhelmed by the excellent service at this hotel. From Jenny in sales that helped with a business meeting recommendations to Alexi at the front desk who checked us in and set us up with dinner options. The staff at this hotel made our trip. Thank you and I cannot wait for my next trip back!!

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience CgilbertHDPRO! We' so thrilled that Jenny and Alexi made your trip a home run. We look forward to welcoming you again the next time you're in the area.

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is great for concert- walked with many others to the concert. Staff offered great suggestions, Close to the famous Franks Barbecue, short distance to vintage shopping area, Would definitely return

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Hey Marjorie B! Thank you for staying with us, and thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We're thrilled to hear that our staff was able to make your stay more enjoyable and we look forward to hosting you again in the future!

Houston, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has to be the best and closest Hotel near the finish line of the Bp MS150. Its a perfect place to become human again after 170+ miles on a bicycle. Looking forward to my accommodations again next year.

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Brooke B, Public Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience E4481JUgeorgew, and CONGRATULATIONS on finishing a 5th BP MS 150. That is incredibly impressive, and we're thrilled you chose to stay with us again. We look forward to seeing you again next year, and good luck with your training. Stay safe!

Alameda, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed a couple of nights at this hotel while traveling on business. It's really close to the University of Texas, where I was going, which was great. I had zero issues checking in and out, and the bathroom in my room was nicer than my one at home. I had an issue with the bed - I needed a...

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Brad P, Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area, responded to this review

Dear April, We appreciate you taking the time to inform us about your stay at our hotel. I apologize for the inconvenience, we should have brought you a blanket right back up to your room. I am pleased to hear that our staff was able to make it right by bringing additional blankets up when you requested later in the...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin - University Area provides homelike warmth, less than a mile from downtown Austin. Our hotel is across the street from the University of Texas and the Frank Erwin Center. The most centrally located hotel in Austin, we're only four blocks from the Texas State Capitol and within easy reach of many Austin attractions, including Austin's famed 6th Street. ... more   less 

Additional Information about DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area

Address: 1617 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78702-1005
Location: United States > Texas > Austin > East Austin
Price Range: $158 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Austin - University Area 3.5*
Number of rooms: 149
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“try to get a better price than me. nice hotel though”
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“Ask for room at the back of the hotel away from the 35 interstate”
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“choose one inside that overlooks the pool”
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“you need to pay for parking”
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