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Immerse yourself deep in the heart of Texas culture in Austin – where country music lovers mix with bearded hipsters and transient musicians. It's a curious combination, but what do you expect from the live music capital of the world? Whether you're stumbling into the Driskill Hotel for happy hour, enjoying the great outdoors at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center or taking in a performance at the Long Center for Performing Arts, you'll be hard-pressed not to come across some of the most vibrant culture in the US.

The locals may want to "Keep Austin Weird," but with CheapTickets you can make your Austin vacation nothing short of wonderful.

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Cheap Austin Vacation Packages

Super 8 Austin North/University Area

3 stars
3.2 / 5 111 reviews
Austin budget hotel near the University of TexasA budget hotel with an outdoor heated pool, Jacuzzi and sundeck, the Super 8 Austin North is five miles from the University of Texas and not much further to downtown Austin's entertainment, shopping and dining. Guests can wake up and exercise in the on-site fitness center then grab a free continental breakfast in the lobby. Business travelers appreciate the free Wi-Fi throughout the property, plus a business center with printing, copy and fax services.   HighlightsHeated outdoor pool, Jacuzzi and sundeck Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotelMicrowaves and refrigerators in roomsFive miles from the University of Texas RoomsGuests at the Super 8 Austin North choose from rooms with one or two queen beds. All rooms feature a TV, table and chairs, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, toiletries and hair dryer. Those who need extra space can upgrade to a suite, which has a bedroom and a separate living room with comfy chairs, a couch, coffee table, TV and table and chairs. Wi-Fi is free. FeaturesA free continental breakfast fuels business and leisure travelers before a day of exploring local spots like the University of Texas and downtown Austin. Back at the property, an outdoor pool, deck and Jacuzzi vie for leisure time, along with a fitness center equipped with cardio machines.   TransportationAustin Amtrak (6.2 mi/10.1 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (10.5 mi/17 km) AttractionsLBJ Presidential Library (4.4 mi/7.1 km)Texas Memorial Stadium (4.6 mi/7.5 km)Blanton Museum of Art (4.9 mi/8 km)Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (5 mi/8.1 km)Texas State Capitol (5.5 mi/8.9 km)6th Street entertainment (5.9 mi/9.5 km)2nd Street shopping (5.6 mi/9.1 km)Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (6.2 mi/10 km) BusinessBusiness center Meeting space for up to 50 peopleFree Wi-Fi
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Howard Johnson Inn Austin/I-35

2 stars
2.4 / 5 109 reviews
Texas hospitality just two miles from Austin Between the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and downtown Austin, the Howard Johnson Inn Austin makes travel to nearby attractions and entertainment incredibly easy. A local bus stops nearby and takes passengers into Austin or to nearby sights--just check with the hotel office about routes and schedules. Additional perks include spacious rooms, an outdoor pool and a complimentary continental breakfast. Look forward to Texas hospitality in a comfortable, budget-friendly establishment. Highlights Complimentary continental breakfastOutdoor swimming pool Complimentary wireless Internet in roomsPet friendly Location The Howard Johnson Inn Austin is located off I-35, five miles from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and just over two miles from downtown Austin. Rooms The rooms at the Howard Johnson Inn Austin feature a fresh, clean environment with light-hued walls and fabric. Make your room feel just like home by storing your travel clothes in the dresser and setting up your laptop at the desk. Families will be comfortable in a room with two beds and cribs are available upon request for those with babies. Business travelers can spread out in the room with one king-sized bed. Complimentary wireless Internet is available in all rooms. Features The Howard Johnson Inn Austin serves complimentary breakfast to guests each morning. After coffee and a bite to eat, catch a nearby bus into town or to one of Austin's many nearby attractions. Austin has a variety of shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and sights for tourists to check out. Upon returning to the hotel, catch up on the workout plan in the hotel's fitness center or take a swim in the outdoor pool. The hotel is pet friendly (fees apply). Transportation Austin Amtrak Station (2.9 mi/4.7 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (4.8 mi/7.7 km) Attractions Austin Convention Center (2.3 mi/3.7 km)Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (2.3 mi/3.7 km)6th Street entertainment (2.7 mi/4.4 km)Texas State Capitol (3.1 mi/5 km)Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (3.6 mi/5.7 km)Blanton Museum of Art (3.6 mi/5.7 km) Business Business center Meeting spaceComplimentary wireless Internet access in rooms
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Red Roof PLUS Austin South

2 stars
3.0 / 5 134 reviews
Budget-friendly hotel with pool five miles south of Austin Business or leisure travelers in search of a casual, budget-friendly hotel near Austin will find comfort at the Red Roof Plus Austin South. The hotel is located less than five miles from the airport and four miles from downtown Austin's restaurants, entertainment districts, shopping and attractions like the Texas State Capitol. The lobby has complimentary coffee, tea and newspapers. Rooms include a desk, microwave, refrigerator, TV, clock radio, hair dryer and safe. The outdoor pool is refreshing during the hot Austin summer. Highlights Seasonal outdoor swimming poolComplimentary wireless Internet throughout the hotelComplimentary coffee, tea and newspapers available in the lobby LocationThe Red Roof Plus Austin South is located less than five miles west of the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and about five miles south of downtown Austin, just off I-35. Rooms The Red Roof Plus Austin South offers well-kept, sparsely-decorated rooms at a reasonable price. Guests choose from rooms with two double beds or one king bed, which come with a microwave, mini refrigerator, TV, clock radio, hairdryer and safe. Guests may choose to upgrade to a suite with two double beds or one king bed, with a separate bedroom and living area, a couch, an armoire and glass coffee table. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available. Cribs are available upon request. Features The Red Roof Plus Austin South is a budget hotel for business or leisure travelers. The hotel is located an easy five miles from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and about four miles south of downtown Austin, where guests will find attractions, restaurants and nightlife. After a day of sightseeing, guests can relax by the seasonal outdoor pool. The hotel lobby has complimentary coffee, tea and newspapers. Restaurants near the hotel include Saigon Kitchen, Texas Land and Cattle, Johnny Carino's Italian and Applebees. Children 17 and younger stay free at the The Red Roof Inn Austin University of Texas, as long as they're staying with an accompanying adult. Complimentary wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel, as well as complimentary parking.  The hotel is pet friendly (regulations apply). Transportation Austin Amtrak Station (4.2 mi/6.8 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (4.5mi/7.2 km) Attractions South Congress Ave (SoCo) shopping district (3 mi/4.8 km)Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (3.7 mi/6 km)2nd Street shopping (3.9 mi/6.3 km)6th Street entertainment (4.2 mi/6.8 km)Texas State Capitol (4.6 mi/7.4 km)Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (5 mi/8.1 km)Blanton Museum of Art (5.1 mi/8.3 km)Texas Memorial Stadium (5.3 mi/8.6 km)LBJ Presidential Library (5.6 mi/9 km) Business Business king room features large work areaComplimentary wireless Internet
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Red Roof Inn Austin North

2 stars
2.6 / 5 81 reviews
Just north of the Live Music Capital of the World! The newly renovated Red Roof Austin North is conveniently located off of I-35. Only 5 miles from downtown Austin, the 6th Street Entertainment District, the Univ. of Texas, Lyndon B. Johnson Library, and Lake Austin, this hotel is near many great restaurants.
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Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol

4 stars
4.0 / 5 112 reviews
Welcome to the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol! After undergoing a multi-million dollar overhaul, our hotel offers newly designed guest rooms with HDTVs, updated lobby and meeting spaces, and an Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft, an inviting spot in which to reconnect with old friends or meet new ones. Featuring distinctively modern architecture and majestic views of downtown Austin, we combine the warm, friendly service with a prime location. A landmark situated in the cultural heart of Austin, Texas, we are next door to the famed Capitol and just steps from the University of Texas, the allure of the Sixth Street/Warehouse District, and Austins burgeoning business district. Coming to town for a meeting? We offer over 17,000 square feet of flexible space as well as High Speed Internet Access for a great, memorable experience. Enjoy the comfort of the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol and connect with our friendly team, turning our familiar location into your future destination.
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles Austin Sat, Sep 13 - Sat, Oct 4 $227
New York Austin Mon, Sep 15 - Mon, Sep 22 $287
Seattle Austin Sat, Sep 6 - Fri, Sep 12 $299
San Francisco Austin Sat, Aug 30 - Tue, Sep 2 $303
Newark Austin Thu, Aug 7 - Thu, Aug 14 $383
Washington DC Austin Wed, Aug 20 - Sun, Aug 24 $478
Chicago Austin Wed, Jul 30 - Fri, Aug 1 $431
Boston Austin Thu, Sep 4 - Wed, Sep 10 $275
Denver Austin Wed, Sep 3 - Mon, Sep 8 $155
Portland Austin Thu, Sep 18 - Fri, Sep 19 $319
San Diego Austin Wed, Sep 17 - Sun, Sep 28 $297
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Atlanta Austin Wed, Sep 17 - Sat, Sep 20 $343
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Charlotte Austin Fri, Aug 8 - Tue, Aug 12 $758
Phoenix Austin Sun, Aug 31 - Mon, Sep 8 $263
Honolulu Austin Wed, Jul 30 - Wed, Aug 6 Check rates
Pittsburgh Austin Mon, Jul 28 - Fri, Aug 8 $854
Indianapolis Austin Wed, Jul 30 - Wed, Aug 6 Check rates
Milwaukee Austin Fri, Aug 1 - Mon, Aug 4 $686
Orange County Austin Wed, Aug 20 - Sun, Aug 24 $348
Sacramento Austin Thu, Jul 31 - Mon, Aug 4 $671
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Best time to take a vacation to Austin

  • Best Time to Go

    Austin vacations are great anytime of the year. Winters are mild with temperatures in the 60sF. Summers are mostly hot and humid with temperatures in the low to mid 90sF. The climate in Austin is pretty predictable; there are rarely unexpected climate changes. If you want to travel to Austin when rain is least likely to fall, then avoid taking a trip to Austin during May, June, and October. Vacation deals to Austin are mainly available during the holidays and summer months. February is the perfect time for Austin travel to attend Carnaval Brasileiro, a taste of Brazil in Austin.

Insider tips for Austin travel

  • Lake Hike and Bike Trail

    Take advantage of the warm climate in Austin by participating in some outdoor activities at the own Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

  • Restaurant Français

    When it’s time to grab some grub, make your way to the Aquarelle Restaurant Français near downtown Austin.

  • Southwest Music and Film Festival

    One of Austin’s top attractions is the South by Southwest music and film festival held annually in early spring.

  • Texas Longhorn Football

    If you plan on visiting Austin during the fall, you can’t go wrong with purchasing tickets to see some Texas Longhorn football.

  • Austin Zoo

    Have a family day at the popular Austin Zoo, where there are over 300 animals and entertaining exhibits to enjoy.

Austin highlights

  • Austin highlights
  • Hole in the Wall

    Mingle amongst the mish-mash of eclectic locals, blue-collar workers and lively university students at this vibrant and unique bar that plays host to the best live music in town. Classically Austin and, best of all, there is usually no cover charge.

  • Austin Nature and Science Center

    Fantastic for families who are after a bargain day out on their Austin travels, this free center is jam-packed with exhibits, nature collections and even a living museum. Whether you're exploring inside or meandering along the nature trails, this is the perfect place for getting in touch with Mother Earth.

  • Texas State Capitol

    Want to spend your days lingering around an immense mansion, but can't afford the mortgage? Wish no longer: The head honcho of Texas has opened his doors, meaning you can peek into the Governor's swanky digs without opening your wallet.

  • Congress Avenue Bridge

    Don't be alarmed if you think you've stumbled into Bruce Wayne's secret hideout when you see the local bat colony fly over the Congress Avenue Bridge in summer. With a show of over 1.5 million bats for free, this intriguing attraction is well worth a glance on your Austin travels.

  • Blanton Museum of Art

    If you're looking for high culture that won't stretch the budget on your Austin vacation, this is the museum for you. With free entry to over 14,000 artworks from all over the world, you can indulge yourself and still have cash to spend in the gift shop.

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