Super 8 University / Downtown Austin

5526 North Ih 35, Austin, TX 78751 United States (USA) near Exit 238a on I-35 (~0.4mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • 140 rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Group friendly rating of 8.6/10

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Local Attractions

Music Capital-Downtown 6th Street, Austin Arts District, Botonical Gardens, Children's Museum, Austin City Limits, Lake Austin, Austin Museum of Arts, Zoo, University of Austin College, Highland Mall,

Verified Reviews of Super 8 University / Downtown Austin

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Bad service still expecting a call after a week of bad service.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Oct-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 16 to Mon Oct 19 2020 at a $62.99 average nightly rate.
"Do not recommend."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
There were roaches in the room, that did it.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Mar-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Mar 01 to Mon Mar 04 2019 at a $55.99 average nightly rate.
"Good for money"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Pros: Breakfast was very good and #xd; and #xa;Contra and #x3d; Breakfast is over by 9 and we slept late and did not get any the first day. and #xd; and #xa; 2nd day we only had two towels for two people.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
24-Oct-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Oct 20 to Mon Oct 22 2018 at a $80.10 average nightly rate.
Overall Score2.0/ 5
It was noisy (loud talking and screaming heard) and one lamp was missing a shade. I will not stay there again nor recommend to anyone.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
17-Sep-2014 Verified Review
"Much to be desired!"
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Room smelled of urine. Had to get another room. Could not believe that they would give out a room in that condition to anyone. Staff was not courteous when we first checked in either. We will never stay there or at any Super 8 again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Jun-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jun 21 to Sun Jun 22 2014 at a $67.99 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 963 guest reviews

Property Description

3miles from Downtown and 10 miles to the Aiport, Super 8 Motel is located right on IH 35 and has an easy access to all major attractions especially Music City-6th street and to the heart of downtown Austin. This newly remodeled 3 story hotel, with elevator, has ample parking space and many popular restaurants within walking distance. All rooms come with a continental breakfast every morning served at the Breakfast Room in our spacious lobby. The guest rooms offer a king or room with 2 double beds with luxurious amenities that includes TV with cable/HBO, in-room coffee service, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, data port, voicemail, express check-out and much more that travelers/guests appreciate. There is a conference room/banquet space to hold meetings or functions for about 50 people. Outside catering arrangements can be coordinated with the hotel's Sales/Marketing Manager, Tina Owens.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – Just three miles north of downtown, the Super 8 – Austin Downtown/University is the ideal spot for a stay in Austin. The property offers affordable rates paired with fine amenities, including a complimentary daily breakfast and ample guest parking.

Guest Rooms – The Super 8 – Austin Downtown/University offers a variety of room configurations including two double beds, two queen beds, or one king bed. All guest rooms are accessible from the outside and include a telephone with complimentary local calls and voicemail, cable television with HBO, complimentary wireless Internet access, a microwave, and refrigerator.

Nearby Attractions – Located just northeast of downtown Austin, the Super 8 – Austin Downtown/University puts guests within minutes of several top attractions, including the Highland Mall, Elisabet Ney Museum, LBJ Presidential Library, and the University of Texas at Austin. For those who would like to venture a bit further, Zilker Botanical Gardens, Zilker Park, and Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center are all a short drive away.

Perks & Amenities – Guests of the Super 8 – Austin Downtown/University have access to a seasonal outdoor pool, complimentary coffee in the lobby, free guest parking, and free high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel. Other amenities include a free daily continental breakfast, business services, a safe-deposit box at the front desk, and air-conditioned public areas. The front desk is staffed 24 hours per day and the staff is available to help make event recommendations, dinner reservations, and more.

Expert Tip – For those visiting Austin during football season, be sure to catch a Longhorns game at the Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium. The stadium is less than three miles from the Super 8 – Austin Downtown/University and is known as the largest football venue by seating capacity in the entire state, holding 100,119 people. It’s the largest stadium in the Big 12 and the ninth largest non-racing stadium in the world.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11: 00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2001
Floors: 3
Rooms: 140
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 80
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 0
Meeting Rooms: 1
Meeting Space: sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds people
Ownership: Patel
Policies / Expenses
4pm individual/ 14 days group
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 15.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • 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
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. 20 minutes/10miles to the hotel. Hotel shuttle available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am-4pm. Airport shuttle cost about $25 per person and taxis are also available.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.

About Super 8

  • Comfortable and affordable accomodations
  • Over 2,000 locations in North America and China
  • Free high-speed internet and cable TV with premium channels in all guestrooms
  • Free continental breakfast served every morning
  • Free coffee in-room and in the lobby

The Super 8 highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Super 8 Austin University / Downtown Area, Super 8 Motel Downtown University, Super 8, Super 8 Austin University Downtown Area

Hotel Rate Trends at Super 8 University / Downtown Austin

Rate fluctuations of Super 8 University / Downtown Austin

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 25.8% in October 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $139 in the month of November 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Super 8 University / Downtown Austin in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Super 8 University / Downtown Austin

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 11: 00 AM 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 Super 8 University / Downtown Austin have?

There are 140 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Super 8 University / Downtown Austin?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

Is there a pool at Super 8 University / Downtown Austin?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..


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"I was very impressed with the service I received from both you and Pam. Thank you for the GREAT service." D.T. - Council Bluffs, IA

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