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Element Austin Downtown

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The first of its kind in the city, Element Austin Downtown is an extended-stay hotel that brings a focus on wellness to the heart of Austin, Texas. Awaken your senses with eco-friendly design, state-of-the-art technology and bikes to borrow for exploring the city. Our location is on Congress Avenue steps from downtown's best shops, restaurants, and hot spots. Staying near is always a good idea when your options to unwind are a coffee and a bite to eat at Caroline Restaurant and Coffeehouse, or playing outdoor games and a draft cocktail at Upstairs at Caroline.
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Property amenities
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
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Centrally Located
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great little gem in downtown Austin! Clean rooms with good service. Loved my suite with the fully equipped kitchen! Definitely will stay again! Tons of storage space and was very quiet. Staff was very accommodating!!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Ginelle O
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Staying at the Element in Austin brought back memories of my years working in Far East Asia, Shanghai, Seoul, Kyoto, and Bangkok. There is an essence of serenity, positive energy, simple yet elegant look, bright cleanliness, and uncluttered space that energizes the hotel's character.... The...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank BehnamR27
Response from David M, General Manager at Element Austin DowntownResponded 14 October 2018

Dear BehnamR27, Thank you for the great review of your stay! We are all very excited to hear that we were able to provide you an excellent all around experience and that our accommodations were just right and our staff went above and beyond. Loved...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights and had a mostly good experience. Happy hour and included breakfast were definite pluses (especially the chocolate croissants). Had some difficulty with the heating/cooling system; room always seemed to be too warm or too cool, no matter what we set thermostat...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank unicorn3
Response from David M, General Manager at Element Austin DowntownResponded 5 days ago

Dear Unicorn3, Thank you for the review of your hotel. Although we are very happy to hear we provide you a good experience we strive for great and are very sorry that we failed to provide you a heating and cooling system that was easy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love love loved everything about our stay. Prime location, great amenities, super friendly and knowledgeable staff. Will definitely stay again! Upstairs at the Carolina is such a gem and so much fun! We had plans to just stay at hotel and lounge until we got...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Eyselarose
Response from David M, General Manager at Element Austin DowntownResponded 5 days ago

Dear Eyselarose, Thank you very much for the great review of your stay and of our hotel! Very excited to hear you enjoyed everything from the location to our amazing staff/service to our fun and playfully Upstairs at Caroline Bar. What you experienced is exactly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a couple in our seventies. We loved staying in the Element Hotel. We were upgraded from a room to a suite because we were staying a week. The most important features of a hotel stay are, to us, a quiet room, a comfortable...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank CoronadoCarol
Response from David M, General Manager at Element Austin DowntownResponded 5 days ago

Dear CoronadoCarol, Thank you for the great review of your stay and our hotel. Very much appreciate the very detailed review of your experience that not only you shared with the world but with also our team! I am glad to see we delivered in...More

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21 May 2018|
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Response from Jamie M | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes, we can accept a package on your behalf, but the name on the package needs to match the name on the reservation exactly. We typically don't have package fees, unless it's a large pallet or requires storing... More
2 January 2018|
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Response from Singapore-Pringles | Reviewed this property |
Royal Blue grocery is next door. It’s a corner market type of atmosphere that has prepared meals as well as basic staples. I think HEB grocery will deliver to the Element as well. They are a fully stocked grocery store... More
Room Tips
"The higher the floor, the less the street noise"
1 week ago
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"High Floors have less street noise"
20 Sep 2018
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"The corner rooms offer windows along two walls for more natural light."
25 Aug 2018
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"High floor, corner room has great views but corner rooms available only with two queens."
23 Jun 2018
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US$179 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesTexasAustin
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