Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University Capitol

1701 Lavaca StreetAustin78701USA
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About Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University Capitol

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University Capitol is a 3-star hotel in downtown Austin, Texas, within ten minutes walk of the Texas Capitol and The University of Texas at Austin. The hotel boasts a rooftop pool with city views, is just over a mile from the historic Sixth Street entertainment district, and one block from the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

Each non-smoking room has a 40” HDTV, free Wi-Fi access, a work desk with ergonomic chair, mini-fridge, coffee maker, hairdryer and weekday newspapers.

The hotel has a 760-square-foot meeting room, a collection of local artwork, a fitness center, business center, charged parking, laundry service and a local area shuttle

Complimentary hot breakfasts are served daily, there are free hot drinks in the lobby and a wide range of restaurants are within walking distance.

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University Capitol is nine miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.


1701 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX, 78701, USA
Telephone: +1(512)4998881 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pets allowed
  • Supermarket
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Telephone


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 16:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Rooftop pool area, comfortable rooms.

Guests reported finding clean and spacious rooms with very comfortable beds, in addition to a compact, but lovely rooftop pool with downtown views, and said the hotel had a pleasant atmosphere.

Between Capitol and Texas University.

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University-Capitol was thought to be in a great spot — in between Texas University and the State Capitol, as well as close to public transport and plenty of spots for dining out.

Breakfast variety and approachable staff.

You will find the buffet breakfast variety fantastic - including Texas-shaped waffles - guests also liked the free drinks at happy hour and the staff was thought to be very approachable, attentive and knowledgeable when it came to recommendations.

Negative Reviews

Expensive parking charges, overall price.

Hampton Inn & Suites Austin at The University-Capitol guests were sometimes unhappy with the amount they were charged for parking, and a few thought their stay was expensive in general, but were unsurprised given the location.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 2716 reviews across the web
9 /10
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9 out of 10 based on 2716 reviews