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Hotel Ella

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
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All reviewsmain buildingbeautiful boutique hotelhighly recommend hotelwrap around porchclothes rackcomplimentary car servicepoolside roomwithin a mile radiusut campussmall hotelvalet guysa lovely staywedding partyvalet parkingevery staff memberhappy hourrooms are spacious
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Reviewed yesterday

Hotel Ella is tucked away, just a few blocks from UT, on its well landscaped little lot. I loved the boutique uniqueness of the property. I did switch rooms, since I was originally put in a room on the ground level, right on the parking...More

Thank michellesD6386GE
Response from Jason B, General Manager at Hotel EllaResponded today

Thank you for sharing the details of your recent stay at Hotel Ella with our future guests. It sounds like you were able to relax and enjoy Goodall's Kitchen, Parlor Bar, and our veranda. We are only a few steps away from the hustle and...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Stayed at the Hotel Ella for a week in August and they took great care of me! I had a small queen room which was great for one person though as many have noted it does not have a closet, just a clothes rack. Despite...More

Thank Igetaroundconb
Response from HotelEllaManagement, Manager at Hotel EllaResponded September 13, 2017

Dear Igetaroundconb, Thank you for your thorough 5-Star review of our historic, boutique hotel, near the University of Texas and State Capitol. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and are already planning to return! That is wonderful that you...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great boutique hotel, fantastic location! Goodall’s Kitchen was a nice place to eat at the hotel. Museums, Capitol Building and the University of Texas are all in walking distance. Staff was friendly and helpful. A must stay if visiting Austin!More

Thank Rick H
Response from Jason B, General Manager at Hotel EllaResponded yesterday

Thank you for your succinct yet motivating feedback. We are quite close to many central Austin attractions, and it sounds like you were able to truly enjoy the neighborhood. Thanks also for mentioning the hospitality of the staff and your experience at Goodall's Kitchen. I...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed 3 nights in a Mansion Petite Suite. It's nice. You did NOT warn me on check-in that I am over the bar! It closed at 11pm and I dealt with it but going to be early my first two nights was not an...More

Thank CalifDude
Response from Jason B, General Manager at Hotel EllaResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing Hotel Ella on your recent visit to Austin. I am truly sorry that there was a question about your bar receipt, but I am even more apologetic that it has taken this long to resolve. The simple fact of the matter...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While in town again for work reasons, I decided to try something away from downtown for a change and Hotel Bella caught my eyes. The main building is a gorgeous mansion with beautiful columns and an elegant entry - immediately I didn't feel as if...More

Thank sklo2004
Response from Jason B, General Manager at Hotel EllaResponded yesterday

We are thrilled you were able to escape to Hotel Ella after spending the day working away from home. Built as a private residence in 1900, the charm of the mansion strives to make all our guests feel right at home. Thank you for sharing...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pool
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$229 - $532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Austin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#11 Luxury Hotel in Austin
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$229 - $532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Austin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#11 Luxury Hotel in Austin
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Adrian L
November 24, 2017|
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Response from Igetaroundconb | Reviewed this property |
There is a pool but it is small, the restaurant is kinda fancy. Are you using it as a base for football - in that case you can walk over to campus, etc. but otherwise I think you'd be better off elsewhere. This is definitely... More
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Anonymous855
January 19, 2017|
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Response from HotelEllaManagement | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, hair dryers are available in each guest bathroom.
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Denise B
September 3, 2016|
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Response from CERAEF | Reviewed this property |
Just visited again, coffee is available in the lobby. Another fantastic stay. We love this place.
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"Avoid over the bar and lower level front rooms if you're looking for quiet."
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"Room 23 on the corner on the second floor"
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"stay away from the modern rooms in the back and the top floor."
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"Avoid the 1st floor annex - no security and doors opening throughout the evening etc."
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