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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 86 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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Days Inn Austin Crossroads

2 stars
3.1 / 5 40 reviews
An affordable place to rest between concerts Visiting the live music capitol of the world but can't afford to pay high prices for a hotel downtown? Check out the Days Inn Austin Crossroads, less than six miles northwest of downtown Austin with free parking, wireless Internet access and a complimentary breakfast each morning with all-you-can-drink coffee.  Work off extra energy in the hotel's fitness club or swim laps in the outdoor pool. Highlights Outdoor poolComplimentary wireless InternetComplimentary continental breakfast Location Days Inn Austin Crossroads is located at the crossroads of US-183 and I-35, between Round Rock and Austin, less than six miles from downtown Austin. Rooms Contemporary rooms at Days Inn Austin Crossroads are decorated in muted tones and feature either one king or two double beds. Rooms feature a desk for finishing up last minute work before vacation truly begins. Guests may request microwaves and mini refrigerators if needed. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. The hotel is pet friendly (fees apply).   FeaturesSave money for music venues by staying at the Days Inn Austin Crossroads, where a complimentary breakfast is served every morning and hefty parking prices are a non-issue--it's free to park in the hotel's lot. Work off the great southwestern food in the hotel's fitness center or outdoor pool. Guests can explore Austin's numerous restaurants that satisfy every craving or stick close to the hotel and dine at Austin's Land and Cattle Company, a locally-owned steak house. Pappasitos, one of the best Mexican restaurants in the area is also nearby. Transportation Austin Amtrak Station (6 mi/9.6 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (14.1 mi/22.8 km) Attractions University of Texas at Austin (4.5 mi/7.2 km)Blanton Museum of Art (4.8 mi/7.8 km)Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (4.9 mi/7.9 km)Texas State Capitol (5.3 mi/8.6 km)6th Street entertainment (5.8 mi/9.3 km)Round Rock (11 mi/18 km) Business Business center Complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas1,000 square feet of meeting space
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Omni Austin at SouthPark Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 184 reviews
Austin high-tech corridor hotel for business and leisure travelers The Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark is the ultimate oasis in South Austin's high-tech corridor. From an on-site spa offering facials, massages and steam therapy to the indoor/outdoor heated pool, this upscale hotel with a country feel tends to leisure needs along with a few extras. Guests who prefer to bypass the fitness center can request a get-fit kit from the front desk and work out in their room. For casual meals, diners flock to Onion Creek Grille for all-day favorites like the signature breakfast and make-your-own pasta buffets. HighlightsIndoor/outdoor heated poolFree Wi-FiOn-site spa Kids' sensory suite for young travelersNon-smoking hotel RoomsAn upscale country style with dark wood and warm tones brings intimacy to the Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark. Guests choose from premier rooms with balconies or one of many suites. Executive king suites boast a sofa and sitting area, parlor suites have a connecting parlor with Murphy bed and conference table. The governor's or presidential suites are available with one or two bedrooms and a separate living, dining and kitchen area. The kids' sensory suite--designed especially for young travelers--excites with colorful bedding, beanbag chairs, games, toys and snacks. FeaturesGuests in need of pampering can book a Swedish massage or the signature lava shell massage at Trinity Spa. The Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark beckons exercise buffs to the year-round indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center or the front desk for a get-fit kit--a free in-room exercise program. The casual yet elegant Onion Creek Grille serves a full breakfast buffet, a make-your-own pasta buffet and dinner menu. Morsel's hosts patrons for gourmet coffee, while the lobby lounge bustles with a cocktail crowd.  Transportation Austin Amtrak Station (3.8 mi/6.1 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (3.9 mi/6.3 km) AttractionsJimmy Clay/Roy Kizer Golf Courses (2.4 mi/3.8 km)Congress Avenue Bridge and bats (3.2 mi/5.2 km)2nd Street shopping (3.4 mi/5.6 km)6th Street entertainment (3.7 mi/6 km)Downtown Austin (3.8 mi/6.2 km)Texas State Capitol (4.1 mi/6.6 km) BusinessBusiness center 13,677 square feet of meeting spaceFree Wi-Fi
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Hyatt Place Austin Downtown

4 stars
4.4 / 5 31 reviews
Located in the heart of downtown Austin, 1 block from the Austin Convention Center, 2 blocks from the 6th Street Entertainment District, a multitude of restaurants and only 1 mile from the University of Texas. The lobby area includes a full bar, Starucks and a 24/7 Grab and Go can be ordered fresh. Complimentary a.m. Kitchen Skillet, featuring freshly prepared breakfast sandwiches, waffles, French toast, pancakes and steel cut oatmeal, available daily. Pets are not allowed. 15SEP14-18SEP14 All Reservations are Full Prepayment Non Refundable. 30OCT14-02NOV14 Formula 1 All Reservations are Full Prepayment and Non Refundable. 11MAR15 - 22MAR15 - South By Southwesy 2015 All Reservations are Full Prepayment Non Refundable.
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Hyatt Place Austin-North Central

3 stars
4.0 / 5 61 reviews
A spacious, peaceful hotel just outside Austin The Hyatt Place Austin North Central hotel offers a peaceful, luxurious stay near the bustling city of Austin, Texas. Just five miles outside of the city, the hotel has plenty of restaurants and shopping nearby plus a few options for food onsite. Conveniences in the hotel include a heated outdoor pool, a spacious exercise room and an area with computer terminals for guest use. The hotel offers a complimentary continental breakfast and free wireless Internet throughout the hotel. Highlights Complimentary continental breakfast dailyComplimentary wireless Internet throughout the hotelComputers and printers for guest use in the e-roomComplimentary on-site parking Location Just off I-35, the Hyatt Place Austin North Central is located near the Highland Mall, five miles north of downtown Austin. RoomsAsian-inspired décor with sleek lines, soothing beige and brown tones and modern furniture creates a peaceful ambiance in every room. Living and sleeping areas are divided with a screen. It's easy to sleep soundly on the plush Hyatt Grand Bed and most rooms have a cozy corner sofa that turns into a bed as well. Sports fans appreciate the 42-inch flat-panel TV with HD channels and sport packages, so there's no chance of missing a game. Features The Hyatt Place Austin North Central makes guests extra comfortable with an array of conveniences. The e-room offers computers and printers for guests to go online and check their email or print boarding passes. The Guest Kitchen serves made-to-order snacks and meals for adults and kids 24 hours a day. The Bakery Café has sandwiches and snacks for guests who want something to carry out. Enjoy a workout at the 24-hour Stay Fit fitness center, with up-to-date Life Fitness cardio equipment or go for a swim in the outdoor pool. Complimentary on-site parking and wireless Internet access are available throughout the hotel. Transportation Austin Amtrak Station (5.7 mi/9.1 km)Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (9.1 mi/14.6 km) Attractions University of Texas at Austin (4 mi/6.5 km)Blanton Museum of Art (4.4 mi/7.1 km)Bob Bullock Texas History Museum (4.5 mi/7.2 km)Texas State Capitol (4.9 mi/8 km)6th Street entertainment (5.3 mi/8.6 km)Lady Bird Lake hike and bike trail (5.8 mi/9.3 km) Business E-room with computers and printer for guest use1,586 square feet of meeting spaceComplimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hotel A Hyatt Place meeting host, dedicated to managing your meeting needs Policies and feesThe hotel only allows dogs weighing 50 lbs and below. Two dogs may be allowed per room provided that the weight of both dogs does not exceed 75 lbs. All pets must be housebroken.A $75 USD non-refundable pet fee will be charged to guests staying 1-6 nights. Guests staying 7-30 nights will be charged $75 USD non-refundable pet fee plus $100 USD cleaning fee. Guests staying 30+ nights should contact the hotel. Fees are inclusive of taxes. 
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles Austin Mon, Sep 29 - Fri, Oct 3 $206
New York Austin Tue, Sep 16 - Tue, Sep 23 $198
Seattle Austin Wed, Oct 1 - Wed, Oct 15 $258
San Francisco Austin Wed, Sep 24 - Mon, Sep 29 $290
Newark Austin Sun, Sep 14 - Sat, Sep 20 $284
Washington DC Austin Wed, Oct 1 - Thu, Oct 9 $354
Chicago Austin Wed, Oct 22 - Wed, Oct 29 $290
Boston Austin Sat, Sep 13 - Tue, Sep 16 $273
Denver Austin Sat, Oct 11 - Wed, Oct 15 $145
Portland Austin Sat, Oct 11 - Wed, Oct 15 $278
San Diego Austin Mon, Sep 29 - Tue, Oct 14 $258
Baltimore Austin Wed, Sep 24 - Tue, Sep 30 $374
Raleigh Austin Sun, Sep 7 - Sun, Sep 14 Check rates
Philadelphia Austin Fri, Oct 3 - Tue, Oct 7 $504
Atlanta Austin Wed, Oct 15 - Wed, Oct 22 $307
Detroit Austin Fri, Oct 3 - Tue, Oct 7 $387
Charlotte Austin Tue, Oct 14 - Tue, Oct 21 $359
Phoenix Austin Wed, Oct 8 - Tue, Oct 14 $245
Honolulu Austin Sun, Oct 5 - Sun, Oct 19 $713
Pittsburgh Austin Mon, Oct 6 - Tue, Oct 14 $348
Indianapolis Austin Tue, Sep 30 - Sat, Oct 4 $303
Milwaukee Austin Sat, Oct 25 - Wed, Oct 29 $287
Orange County Austin Tue, Oct 28 - Thu, Oct 30 $301
Sacramento Austin Sat, Sep 13 - Tue, Sep 16 $344
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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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