Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol

1701 Lavaca St., Austin, TX 78701 United States (USA) near Exit 235a on I-35 (~0.7mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Property
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Based on 1724 guest reviews

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  • With an outdoor pool!
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 6.0%!
  • Hotel has 137 rooms
  • Hotel has 8 floors
  • Hotel has 38 suites
  • Check in time: 4:00 PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group booking rating of 6.1/10

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Local Attractions

Located near the heart of downtown Austin, the hotel is within minutes of shopping, historical sites, entertainment and sports venues as well as a vast variety of restaurants including some of the best local cuisine around. The Lavaca also features the most amazing views in Austin, with its balcony rooms overlooking all of the sites mentioned here as well as the Texas Hill Country.

Verified Reviews of Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at the University / Capitol

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Hampton Inn is a good place to stay"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Comfortable beds, attentive service, loved the balcony overlooking the Capitol Building, great location.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-May-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Sun May 04 to Mon May 05 2014 at a $149.00 average nightly rate.
4.5 out of 5. Based on 1724 guest reviews

Property Description

The Hampton Inn - Suites Austin University Area is centrally located just steps from the University of Texas where you can cheer on the Longhorns at Darrell K. Royal Texas Memorial Stadium or the Frank Erwin Center. The dome of the Capitol building is right outside your window and just 4 blocks away for easy access. We*re just a hop skip and a block from the intriguing Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum and walking distance to UT*s Visual Art Center Blanton Museum of Art and LBJ Library. Discover why Austin is the Music capitol of the world and visit Austin*s Famous 6th street and surrounding entertainment districts. Take the family for an outdoor adventure and experience Austin*s nearby Zilker Park Zilker Botanical Gardens and Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike Trail. Our knowledgeable team can recommend one of the great restaurants in the area. Austin has over 100 restaurants in the downtown area. Relax in our modern guest room with thoughtful amenities for work and relaxation like a clean and fresh Hampton bed 32-inch LCD HDTV coffee maker refrigerator microwave and free high-speed internet access. Enjoy a cool dip in our 5th floor rooftop swimming pool with breathtaking views and workout at our well-appointed fitness center featuring Precor Jumpstart Fitness Equipment. Even if you are in a rush don*t miss the most important meal of the day. On your way out simply grab one of our free Hampton On the Run Breakfast bags available Monday through Friday for a quick healthy meal to go.

Green Sustainability

Asking each guests the number of keys that they would like to have. We recycle all keys, but the fewer keys we have to give out, the better.• Offering to email receipts to eliminate paper use and using old used paper as scrap paper instead of using new paper Front desk associates also have an email as a way to communicate instead of using paper products for communication

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 8
Rooms: 137
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 137
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 38
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 744 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 60 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: Breakfast 6am-10am
Pool Info: 7am-10pm
Ownership: Vista Host
Policies / Expenses
Individual Reservations 24 Hour Cancellation prior to arrival. Group Bookings subject to 72 Hour cancellation prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: 19.0
Total Taxes: 15.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
City Tax: 9.00%
Parking Fee: 19.00 Per Night
Banquet Labor Fees: 20.00%

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Austin Bergstrum Airport

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
75.00 FEE.

About Hampton Inn

  • All US locations offer coffee & tea in the lobby at no cost
  • Free Hot Breakfast serving fresh-baked waffles and oatmeal with toppings
  • Offer 'On the Run' breakfast bags during the week if you're in a hurry
  • Free daily newspaper on weekdays

The Hampton Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Hampton Inn & Suites at the Capitol / University, Hampton Inn & Suites Austin University / Capitol

Seasonality and Projections at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol

Rate fluctuations of Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest online individual prices our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 30.7% in the month of March 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $359 in the month of March 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 Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol.

Feel free to use the Hampton Inn & Suites Austin @ The University / Capitol 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
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Meeting Room 39 x 19 x 12 74440/--35351820254/--4040--
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Meeting Room

Whether you’re looking for meeting space or group room accomodations, look no further than the Hampton Inn & Suites @ The University of Texas/Capitol Hotel. Our meeting space is ideal for corporate meetings, event celebrations, or networking functions. We are located just north of the central Austin Downtown area and just a few blocks from the University of Texas and Texas State Capitol Building.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
744 Sq. Mi
39 x 19 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Photo of Meeting Room

FAQs about Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at the University / Capitol

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 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 Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at the University / Capitol have?

There are 137 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at the University / Capitol?

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

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Wifi worked well. Free WiFi. Good wifi quality. All guests said the wifi quality was great.

Is there a pool at Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at the University / Capitol?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. 7am-10pm.


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"Our trip was great! The hotel was wonderful, the staff was superb, and the help from your company was terrific! We will definitely keep you in mind for our next trip and will not hesitate to recommend you to anyone. Thank you for the great help and patience!" S.R. - Layton, UT

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