Hotel Ella Rating: 4.0 Pearls
Central Austin, Austin, Texas

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Hotel Ella is closed for renovations through September 1, 2013. We are in the process of updating our review.

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 Location

In the heart of Austin’s UT district, in a neighborhood popular with students

The hotel is located in a shady residential neighborhood to the southwest of the University of Texas campus. Even if you’re not a UT alumnus, the collegiate feel of the surroundings might transport you back to your college days. There are a number of houses in the neighborhood catering to students, as well as fast food restaurants and local businesses. With that in mind, don’t expect to find old homes as well-restored as the mansion housing the hotel.

Downtown Austin is a short drive or bus ride away, and several of the UT attractions are within 20 minutes’ walking distance.

  • 25-minute-drive to Austin Bergstrom International Airport
  • 10-minute-walk to the Blanton Museum of Art
  • 10-minute walk to the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • 5-minute-drive to Frank Erwin Center
  • 5-minute-drive to Texas State Capitol
  • 5-minute-drive to LBJ Presidential Library
  • 6-minute-drive to Mike A. Myers Stadium
  • 7-minute-drive to Austin City Limits at The Moody Theater
  • 10-minute drive to Austin Convention Center (20-minute walk)

 Bottom Line

Hotel Ella is closed for renovations through September 1, 2013. We are in the process of updating our review.

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Address

  • 1900 Rio Grande, Austin, Texas 78705

Room Types

  • Classic North Wing
  • Premier Deluxe
  • Queen Deluxe
  • Queen Petite
  • Signature Bedroom

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Hotel Features

Number of Rooms: 48
Pool: Yes
Fitness Center: Yes
Spa: Yes
Internet: Yes
Pets Allowed: Yes
Cribs: Yes
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Hotel Information

Location: Central Austin, Austin
Address: 1900 Rio Grande, Austin, Texas 78705
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