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Hotel Ella

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i travel a lot for business, I sacrificed "points" (that my siblings all ask for) in lieu of a change from the norm. Hotel Ella lived us to my expectations. Its intimate, its friendly, the artwork is interesting, the meals were delicious, I highly recommend...More

Thank Suzanne B
Management response:Responded yesterday

Greetings Suzanne B, Thank you very much for your kind review of Hotel Ella. I'm glad you found our property to be unique and a 'change from the norm'. We are certainly proud of our boutique environment and the level of personalized service we can...More

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Reviewed 12 September 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 13 September 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 6 days ago via mobile

Hotel Ella is the find of Austin. Weary of the new skyscrapers and hipsterfication of Austin? The Ella restores the value of a bygone place. It’s up the hill by UT in a classy historic site. The pool is an Oasis and the main building...More

Thank Fleichter
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Good morning Fleichter, We're so glad to be, as you described, 'the find of Austin'! I'll pass along your praise to our team. We look forward to welcoming you back! Best, Heith Pino

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have read other posted reviews so will try to update some of the discussions. We spent two nights at the hotel which was the location of the wedding. Hotel location - downtown Austin, close to the University, easy access to local fast food/restaurants/stores what...More

Thank rudesheim
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Greetings rudesheim, Thank you very much for your stellar review of us at Hotel Ella-- we sure do appreciate it! You certainly covered all aspects of the property and I'm glad we were able to provide you with an experience that will entice you to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful old hotel with old world charm. Huge front porch with comfortable furniture, cool bar and nice restaurant. Very nice pool area too. There are actually two buildings, so if you want to stay in the cool main building, make sure you ask for it....More

Thank barryjparker
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Greetings barryjparker, Thank you for reviewing Hotel Ella! Our veranda certainly provides ample seating to enjoy a variety of offerings; from dining experiences, complimentary morning coffee and newspapers, or relaxation from the hustle and bustle from downtown Austin. I'm pleased to learn that you found...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Outdoor pool
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US$215 - US$423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#5 Business Hotel in Austin
#10 Luxury Hotel in Austin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$215 - US$423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#5 Business Hotel in Austin
#10 Luxury Hotel in Austin
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Adrian L
25 November 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
20 January 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
4 September 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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"According to other reviews the main house has nice views off the balcony."
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"Stay in the front house if you can."
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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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