HOTEL INDIGO WACO BAYLOR

211 Clay Ave., Waco, TX 76706 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel in McLennan County
31.55516-97.1242
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4.5/ 5

Based on 420 guest reviews

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  • Outdoor pool at hotel
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • The Avg. Group Saves 22.6%!
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 111 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel

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Non-Smoking
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Local Attractions

Baylor UniversityCameron Park (Mountain Bike Trails)Cameron Park ZooRiverside ParkHawaiian FallsMammoth SiteDr. Pepper MuseumMayborn MuseumTexas Ranger MuseumTexas Sports Hall of HameFloyd Casey StadiumMasonic Grand Lodge

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 379 verified reviews

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93
Excellent

Excellent boutique hotel. Good for sightseeing with nearby parking areas. Professional service. Stylish Hotel. Great room. Popular among business travelers.

“Lobby clean” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Excellent Overall Ranking Top 1% in city
Excellent Boutique Hotel Top 1% in city
Great Business Hotel Top 20% in city
Cleanest In City
Best Rooms In City

Good to know

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Modern decor” “I like the Art Deco”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Modern decor” “Brand new facility”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Lobby clean” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

97/100
59 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Location

95/100
56 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Near to downtown with good options for sightseeing.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Vibe

92/100
60 reviews

Awesome vibe. Stylish Hotel. Modern Hotel. Friendly atmosphere. Pleasant entrance area. Nice boutique hotel. Good for business people.

“Modern interior” “Lobby clean” “Loved the music”

Bar

92/100
29 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“On site food and drinks” “Bar and dining area were amazing” “Great bar area”

Service

89/100
132 reviews

Professional, friendly service, and great reception and management.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Room

87/100
126 reviews

Big, clean, and new rooms with large bathrooms. Average beds.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Amenities

86/100
36 reviews

New facilities with a great entrance area. Beautiful architecture.

“Modern decor” “Common Grounds near” “Lobby clean”

Comfort

81/100
56 reviews

Peaceful, comfortable and spacious rooms with large bathrooms. Average beds.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Food

78/100
48 reviews

Delicious food.

“Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent” “Bar and dining area were amazing”

Value

58/100
19 reviews

Fairly good value for money. Acceptable breakfast prices.

“Good price” “Breakfast included in the price” “Free wifi”

Breakfast

55/100
15 reviews

Decent and moderately priced breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “Great comp breakfast” “Included breakfast”

WiFi

25/100
10 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wifi didn't work”

Ranked top 4% by couples, with a score of 91

Good to know

  • Nice building

    “Modern decor” “Lobby clean”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Modern decor” “Brand new facility”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Modern decor” “I like the Art Deco”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

96/100
10 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Bar

92/100
6 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“On site food and drinks” “Bar and dining area were amazing” “Great bar area”

Vibe

92/100
12 reviews

Awesome vibe. Stylish Hotel. Modern Hotel.

“Modern interior” “Lobby clean” “Loved the music”

Service

87/100
19 reviews

Friendly service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Amenities

86/100
6 reviews

Nice building.

“Modern decor” “Common Grounds near” “Lobby clean”

Room

85/100
18 reviews

Rooms are clean with nice bathrooms and standard beds.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Food

76/100
7 reviews

Delicious food.

“Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent” “Bar and dining area were amazing”

Ranked top 1% by families, with a score of 95

Good to know

  • Impressive bathroom

    “Excellent showers” “Huge shower”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Lobby clean” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

  • Delicious food

    “Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent”

  • Clean

    “Lobby clean” “Clean rooms”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

97/100
6 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Location

96/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Service

87/100
9 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Room

78/100
10 reviews

Spacious rooms with standard bathrooms.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Food

77/100
7 reviews

Delicious food.

“Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent” “Bar and dining area were amazing”

Comfort

77/100
7 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Ranked top 1% by business travelers, with a score of 94

Good to know

  • Great location

    “In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks”

  • Rather comfortable

    “AC worked great” “Huge shower”

  • Fantastic service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive”

  • Great room

    “Excellent showers” “AC worked great”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
4 reviews

Great location.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Service

90/100
10 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Room

86/100
10 reviews

Great room.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Comfort

78/100
5 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Ranked top 1% by solo travelers, with a score of 93

Good to know

  • Great room

    “Excellent showers” “AC worked great”

  • Fantastic service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive”

Review highlights

Room

89/100
8 reviews

Great room.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Service

84/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Good to know

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Modern decor” “I like the Art Deco”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Modern decor” “Brand new facility”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Lobby clean” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

97/100
59 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Location

95/100
56 reviews

Great location and easy parking. Near to downtown with good options for sightseeing.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Vibe

92/100
59 reviews

Awesome vibe. Stylish Hotel. Modern Hotel. Friendly atmosphere. Pleasant entrance area.

“Modern interior” “Lobby clean” “Loved the music”

Bar

92/100
29 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“On site food and drinks” “Bar and dining area were amazing” “Great bar area”

Service

89/100
132 reviews

Professional, friendly service, and great reception and management.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Amenities

86/100
36 reviews

New facilities with a great entrance area. Beautiful architecture.

“Modern decor” “Common Grounds near” “Lobby clean”

Room

86/100
125 reviews

Big, clean, and new rooms with large bathrooms. Average beds.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Comfort

81/100
56 reviews

Peaceful, comfortable and spacious rooms with large bathrooms. Average beds.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Value

58/100
19 reviews

Fairly good value for money. Acceptable breakfast prices.

“Good price” “Breakfast included in the price” “Free wifi”

Breakfast

55/100
15 reviews

Decent and moderately priced breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “Great comp breakfast” “Breakfast included in the price”

WiFi

25/100
10 reviews

Bad internet service.

“Wifi didn't work”

Ranked top 5% by couples, with a score of 89

Good to know

  • Nice building

    “Modern decor” “Lobby clean”

  • Modern Hotel

    “Modern decor” “Brand new facility”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff was very friendly”

  • Stylish Hotel

    “Modern decor” “I like the Art Deco”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

96/100
10 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Bar

92/100
6 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“On site food and drinks” “Bar and dining area were amazing” “Great bar area”

Vibe

92/100
12 reviews

Awesome vibe. Stylish Hotel. Modern Hotel.

“Modern interior” “Lobby clean” “Loved the music”

Service

87/100
19 reviews

Friendly service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Amenities

86/100
6 reviews

Nice building.

“Modern decor” “Common Grounds near” “Lobby clean”

Room

85/100
18 reviews

Rooms are clean with nice bathrooms and standard beds.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Food

76/100
7 reviews

Delicious food.

“Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent” “Bar and dining area were amazing”

Ranked top 1% by families, with a score of 95

Good to know

  • Impressive bathroom

    “Excellent showers” “Huge shower”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Lobby clean” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

  • Clean

    “Lobby clean” “Clean rooms”

  • Great location

    “In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks”

Review highlights

Cleanliness

97/100
6 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Lobby clean” “Clean rooms” “Beautiful and clean hotel”

Location

96/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Service

87/100
9 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Room

78/100
10 reviews

Spacious rooms with standard bathrooms.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Food

77/100
7 reviews

Delicious food.

“Grill was delicious” “Hotel restaurant was excellent” “Bar and dining area were amazing”

Comfort

77/100
7 reviews

Large, comfortable rooms.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Ranked top 1% by business travelers, with a score of 96

Good to know

  • Great location

    “In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks”

  • Rather comfortable

    “AC worked great” “Huge shower”

  • Fantastic service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive”

  • Great room

    “Excellent showers” “AC worked great”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
4 reviews

Great location.

“In walking distance from downtown” “Near train tracks” “Excellent location”

Service

90/100
10 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

Room

86/100
10 reviews

Great room.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Comfort

78/100
5 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“AC worked great” “Huge shower” “Amazing bed”

Ranked top 1% by solo travelers, with a score of 93

Good to know

  • Great room

    “Excellent showers” “AC worked great”

  • Fantastic service

    “Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive”

Review highlights

Room

89/100
8 reviews

Great room.

“Excellent showers” “AC worked great” “Amazing bed”

Service

84/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Desk clerk was apologetic and most professional” “Staff is very friendly and attentive” “Outstanding desk staff”

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Customer Reviews of Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor

4.5 out of 5.Based on 420 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Welcome to the inspiring full service Hotel Indigo located in Downtown Waco, Texas.Hotel Indigo is an upscale boutique brand that delivers a refreshing and inviting guest experience that is truly reflective of the central Texas community. From the locally-inspired murals to the renewal program where the images, music, sent and menu items change throughout the year, Hotel Indigo delivers a vibrant, engaging and genuine boutique experience that gives guests the confidence to step out and explore the local neighborhood. The Hotel Indigo Waco is unique and designed to reflect the local culture, character and geography of the surrounding area while brand hallmarks ensure consistent and reliable service from a global leader in the industry, Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG). Hotel Indigo features cozy, airy and inviting guestrooms with oversized beds, plush bedding with throw pillows, hard-surface wood flooring with area rugs, signature murals, and spa-inspired showers; a Fitness Studio with cardio equipment and free weights; and the Brazos Bar & Bistro, an onsite casual gourmet restaurant.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:2012
Floors:4
Rooms:111
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:111
Handicap Rooms:7
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1500 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 100 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:6:30AM - 11PM
Pool Info:
9AM-10PMOur pool is 26ft by 10ftCovered Outdoor Pool
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individuals must provide notice of cancellation at least 48 hours in advance.Groups are required to provide a 7 day notice.
Nightly Parking:$0
Typical Group Deposit:20%
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$5.99 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
City Tax: 7.00%
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 8.25 GST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.25%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.25%
Porterage Fee: 2.00 Per Item (Available upon request)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:50.00 Per Hour (3 hr min.)
Chef Attendant Fees:75.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:14.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:10.95 Per Person (In Bistro)
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:16.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:24.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:19.95 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:15.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed, $150 deposit $50 is non-refundable


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Waco AirportComplimentary Shuttle Service.

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel offers complimentary local shuttle service within a 5 mile radious.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Hot and made to order. Served daily in hotel restaurant 6:30AM-10:30AM weekdays and 7:00AM-11:00AM weekends. Typical cost $10.00

About Hotel Indigo

  • Boutique style property with hardwood floors
  • Plush bedding and signature area rugs
  • Aveda Bath & Body products and spa-inspired showers only
  • Wonderful pet friendly services serving pets with a welcome biscuit, a doggy bed and canine cocktails at selected hotels
  • Bistro style food and beverages
  • 24-hour fitness and business centers

The Hotel Indigo highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Hotel Rate Trends at Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor

Rate fluctuations of Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor

The chart above shows averages of prices for both our group rates and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was placed. The best group rate shown is 53.9% in December 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $250 in the month of December 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor.

Feel free to use the Hotel Indigo Waco Baylor meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Waco event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Banquet Room36 x 31 x 10113466/--45503530----/--10075--
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Banquet Room

This room is large enough to accommodate most meetings and event, and yet no so large that you feel lost in the space. This is a great venue, so give us a call and see how we can help you to host you next perfect event.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1134 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
36 x 31 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$350.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$450.00 USD
Boardroom14 x 28 x 10411--/----------12--/--------
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Boardroom

Host your next meeting here, away from the office. Then decide if you prefer to have a working lunch in the boardroom, or if your group would like to have lunch in our amazing Brazos Bar & Bistro.The choice is yours.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
411 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
14 x 28 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$100.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$50.00 USD

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