Eco-friendly hotel located just outside Downtown Austin, TX
Located just a few miles from Downtown Austin, the Habitat Suites Austin provide guests with luxury suite-style accommodation that makes for both a comfortable stay and a convenient base of operations from which to enjoy Central Texas.
The establishments 96 guest-suites are all spaciously set out to include individual bathroom, living area, kitchen, and bedroom. All are set amidst the hotels landscaped gardens, which also feature organic vegetable patches that which guests can pick from. Balconies or patios are included as standard, offering picturesque views of the hotel grounds or the regions beyond.
Each living area included a sofa, comfortable chair, work desk, telephone (with free local calls), and satellite TV. Unique local artwork is featured within each room. The kitchen is fitted with full-size refrigerator, oven/stove, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, cutlery, crockery, and kitchen utensils.
Bedrooms feature king-size bed, opening windows, ironing amenities, and hypoallergenic bedding. The bathroom includes a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. Many of the features found in guest suites, as well as throughout the hotel, are ecologically-friendly, which has earned the establishments green awards.
Guests can enjoy an outdoor salt water swimming pool and Jacuzzi, set amidst picturesque landscaping. The hotels guest house offers complimentary newspapers and access to a computer terminal and printer. Wireless internet connectivity is available throughout the property.
Visitors to the Habitat Suites Austin can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning, as well as complimentary hospitality session each evening that features snacks, beers, wines, and soft drinks. The hotel also offers a number of meeting and function rooms for those visiting Austin, TX on business. Each offers top-quality audio-visual equipment to ensure any business meeting goes smoothly. Function rooms are also available as a wedding reception venue.
The hotels closeness to Interstate 35 makes it easy to travel into Downtown Austin, whilst also offering excellent overnight accommodation to those passing through the state of Texas.
Those making the short journey downtown will find a host of attractions and amenities to enjoy. The city houses a wide range of typical city facilities, including restaurants, bars, and shopping centers, as well as a wealth of museums and parks. Guests can visit the likes of the Texas Memorial Museum, South Austin Museum of Popular Art, and the Mexic-Arte Museum, which is dedicated to Latin American art.
In terms of parks, the city has plenty of green spaces, many of which feature lakes, ponds, or swimming pools. Popular swimming locations include Deep Eddy Pool, which is the oldest man-made swimming pool in Texas, and Barton Springs Pool, the largest natural pool found in an urban area in the whole of the country.
Other popular tourist destinations include the State Capitol Building, Lady Bird Lake (named for Lady Bird Johnson, the former First Lady of the United States), and the many wineries and vineyards to be found in the surrounding counties.
With the city being regarded as the Live Music Capital of the World, guests at the Habitat Suites Austin can also catch a live band, particularly during the South by Southwest music festival, or visit the University of Texas.