Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

300 South Congress, Austin, TX 78704 United States (USA) near Exit 234a on I-35 (~0.6mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3.5 Star Property
30.258564-97.746530
Cleaning Policy: Hilton CleanStay with Lysol Protection - Hilton has developed a global program standard for all hotels to ensure Hilton Guests enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay! Hilton Clean Stay builds upon our already high standards of housekeeping and hygiene, where hospital-grade cleaning products and upgraded protocols currently in use. The program features Lysol's" trusted cleaning products and includes - Hilton CleanStay Room Seal to indicate that suites haven't been accessed since they were cleaned, extra disinfection of top 10 high touch areas, increased cleaning frequency of public areas, guest-accessible disinfecting wipes at entrances and high traffic areas, Enhanced cleaning for fitness centers and other changes to buffets, in-room dining and banquet and meeting spaces, industry-leading contactless check-in and check-out with Digital Key, and evaluation of new technologies like electrostatic sprayers with disinfecting mist and ultraviolet light to sanitize surfaces and objects.

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Local Attractions

University of Texas, Austin Convention Center, Palmer Events Center, The Long Center for the Performing Arts, South Congress (SoCo) shopping, restaurant, entertainment district, Sixth Street, Warehouse District, Rainey Street, Zilker Park/Botanical Gardens, Lady Bird Lake and the Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Springs Pool, Circuit of the Americas.

Verified Reviews of Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Austin Tri"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great location, friendly staff, good breakfast selections, great lobby to gather with friends and family.
(Group coordinator, booked 10 rooms), from US flag
03-Mar-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Feb 28 to Sun Mar 01 2020 at a $229.00 group rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 1585 guest reviews

Property Description

Whether you're coming to Austin for business or pleasure, the Embassy Suites Austin Downtown South Congress located on vibrant South Congress Avenue and adjacent to Lady Bird Lake is the ideal location for your stay. Just blocks away from many of the city's businesses, attractions and events including SoCo - South Congress Restaurant, Entertainment, and Shopping District, Lady Bird Lake and it's Hike and Bike Trail, Zilker Park, Auditorium shores and a beautiful walk across Congress Bridge to the Convention Center, the Warehouse District, 6th and Rainey streets! Come see why Austin is known as the Live Music Capital of the World® but that's just the beginning. Home to unique attractions, world-class museums, spectacular cafes and restaurants and outdoor spaces showcasing concerts and events throughout the year, Texas' capital city has a soundtrack all its own. Come see how we've taken Cool & Casual to another level! Relax in our sleek contemporary designed Atrium surrounding the new @SOSO Bar +Bites restaurant showcasing a spectacular array of southwestern style cuisine with a full bar of Texas spirits and over 50 local micro brews to sample. Vacationers and business travelers will enjoy our spacious two room suites with separate bedroom and living room areas including refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers and safes. We're making good mornings great with our complimentary cooked to order breakfast and when the day is done, our 2 hour evening reception is ready to relax you with your favorite beverage and snacks. For your convenience, we offer a long list of services including high-speed wireless internet access throughout the hotel, relax in our heated indoor pool or work out at the fitness center with state of the art equipment including Peloton's. Planning an event, our seasoned sales staff will provide outstanding customer service with one-stop planning for your next meeting or social event. . So come enjoy all that our Embassy Suites has to offer, the perfect setting for doing as much or as little as you like.

Green Sustainability

LightStay is our proprietary sustainability data management system, which we use to measure and analyze our corporate responsibility performance. LightStay measures our environmental impact (energy, carbon, water, waste, building and property operations, and improvement projects), as well as our social impact (volunteering hours, communities impacted, donations, and local partnerships). In addition, LightStay provides peer benchmarking tools that allow properties to compare their own performance to that of similar properties, and features a Meeting Impact Calculator that calculates the sustainability impact of any meeting or conference. Hilton was the first hospitality company to make sustainability measurement and improvement through LightStay a Brand Standard across every brand.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2019
Floors: 9
Rooms: 262
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 262
Handicap Rooms: 27
Rooms with 1 Bed: 219
Rooms with 2 Beds: 48
Suites: 262
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 5330 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 65 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11AM-11PM
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
When your workout is finished or the kids need entertaining, take a swim in our indoor pool featuring beautiful waterfalls or catch some rays and relax on our sun deck. . Keep up your fitness routine during your stay and work out in our 24 hour fitness center with a range of treadmills, peloton biked, and elliptical machines all with private TV screens for your personal enjoyment in addition to circuit training weight system and core station to complete your workout.
Ownership: Hilton Worldwide
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
48 hours for individual reservations, group cancellations vary depending on the type of group, how many rooms, and when the group cancels.
Nightly Parking: $33
Total Taxes: 17.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
City Tax: 11.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.25%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.25%
Parking Fee: 32.00 Per Night (Self garage parking)
Porterage Fee: 6.00 Per Item (Round Trip Per Person)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 10.95 Per Day (Comp for Hilton Honors)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 10.95 Per Person (Included to Mtg Pkg)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 24.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 24.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 125.00 Per Function

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 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
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV Channel: Cinemax
  • TV Channel: Starz
  • TV Channel: The Movie Channel
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: NFL Network
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport; 7 miles; We do not offer airport pickup/dropoff; SuperShuttle or Taxi approx. $18.00 one way or the Cap Metro Airport Flyer - $1.50 one way

Local Shuttle Info: Hilton discounts on Lyft In addition to Uber or Taxi

Breakfast Information

We're making good mornings great with our complimentary cook to order breakfast served daily with a variety of great tasting options to choose including eggs anyway, specializing in omelettes, pancakes, bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, pastries, muffins, toast and english muffins, coffee, and tea. When the day is done, our complimentary evening reception from 5pm to 6:30pm is ready to relax you with your favorite beverages and an assortment of appetizers..

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Embassy Suites Austin Downtown is Pet Friendly! We welcome 2 dogs up to 75 lbs. with an additional fee of $75.00 per pet, per stay. Well behaved dogs may be left unattended in suites. Dog treats, waste bags, and bowls are available request. There is a grassy area for pet relief on property.

Parking Info

Self garage parking at $33.00 per night and $38.00 per night for Valet

Internet / WiFI

Standard Wi-Fi is complimentary for all Hilton Honors Members. Standard Wi-Fi is $9.95 per day for non-members. Premium Wi-Fi is complimentary for all Diamond Members. Premium Wi-Fi is $14.95 per day if Diamond membership does not apply. If booked through a third party complimentary Wi-Fi will not apply.

Cleaning Policies

Hilton CleanStay with Lysol Protection - Hilton has developed a global program standard for all hotels to ensure Hilton Guests enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay! Hilton Clean Stay builds upon our already high standards of housekeeping and hygiene, where hospital-grade cleaning products and upgraded protocols currently in use. The program features Lysol's" trusted cleaning products and includes - Hilton CleanStay Room Seal to indicate that suites haven't been accessed since they were cleaned, extra disinfection of top 10 high touch areas, increased cleaning frequency of public areas, guest-accessible disinfecting wipes at entrances and high traffic areas, Enhanced cleaning for fitness centers and other changes to buffets, in-room dining and banquet and meeting spaces, industry-leading contactless check-in and check-out with Digital Key, and evaluation of new technologies like electrostatic sprayers with disinfecting mist and ultraviolet light to sanitize surfaces and objects.

About Embassy Suites

  • Free Cooked-to-Order Breakfast
  • Offer spacious Two-Room Suites great for groups or large families
  • Free snacks and drinks during evening reception for all ages
  • Can pre-order services online before arriving

The Embassy Suites highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Embassy Suites Downtown / Town Lake Austin, Embassy Suites Townlake Austin

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

Rate fluctuations of Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest online individual rates we could find at the time the group offer was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 41.1% in August 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $396 in the month of April 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress.

Feel free to use the Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Austin 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
Capitol Room 56 x 20 x 9 100865/--3060303035--/--8070--
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Capitol Room

Unique rectangular shaped meeting room which can be 2 smaller meeting rooms with the airwall - 504 square feet per side.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1008 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
56 x 20 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
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.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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Lone Star Room 38 x 17 x 9 646--/----25--------/--------
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Lone Star Room

Amphitheater stationary classroom seating for up to 25 attendees; set up can not be altered. Steps up one side of the room to provide access to each row of seating. Attendees to be seated in large rolling chairs.
Room Type:
Auditorium
Total Size:
646 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
38 x 17 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
20
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.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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Boardroom I and Boardroom II 26 x 13 x 9 338--/----------12--/--------
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Boardroom I and Boardroom II

Conference seating for up to 12 people with seating in large leather rolling chairs. Screen and whiteboard in the room, LCD projector is available as well. In table power access.
Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
338 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 13 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
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.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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FAQs about Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress have?

There are 262 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

Yes, they have 3 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

We're making good mornings great with our complimentary cook to order breakfast served daily with a variety of great tasting options to choose including eggs anyway, specializing in omelettes, pancakes, bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, pastries, muffins, toast and english muffins, coffee, and tea. When the day is done, our complimentary evening reception from 5pm to 6:30pm is ready to relax you with your favorite beverages and an assortment of appetizers..

What parking is available at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

Self garage parking at $33.00 per night and $38.00 per night for Valet Not enough parking facilities, according to 62%.

How much does internet cost?

Standard Wi-Fi is complimentary for all Hilton Honors Members. Standard Wi-Fi is $9.95 per day for non-members. Premium Wi-Fi is complimentary for all Diamond Members. Premium Wi-Fi is $14.95 per day if Diamond membership does not apply. If booked through a third party complimentary Wi-Fi will not apply.

Is there a gym at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there room service at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

Yes. Room service could have been improved. Most guests complained about the room service.

Is there valet service?

Yes. Valet service could be better. The majority of guests were unhappy with the valet service.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport; 7 miles; We do not offer airport pickup/dropoff; SuperShuttle or Taxi approx. $18.00 one way or the Cap Metro Airport Flyer - $1.50 one way Good shuttle service. The majority of guests were happy with the shuttle service.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. WiFi wouldn't work. Wifi quality could be improved. The majority of guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a pool at Embassy by Hilton Austin Downtown South Congress?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. When your workout is finished or the kids need entertaining, take a swim in our indoor pool featuring beautiful waterfalls or catch some rays and relax on our sun deck. . Keep up your fitness routine during your stay and work out in our 24 hour fitness center with a range of treadmills, peloton biked, and elliptical machines all with private TV screens for your personal enjoyment in addition to circuit training weight system and core station to complete your workout..

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