Book your room at Hotel Ella
4-star romantic hotel in Austin near University of Texas Tower
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Situated in the city center, this romantic hotel is close to Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas Tower, and Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. Also nearby are Blanton Museum of Art and Texas State Capitol.
In addition to a restaurant, Hotel Ella features an outdoor pool. Other amenities include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge.
Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, and iPod docking stations.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Hotel Ella features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge.
Event facilities measuring 5200 square feet (468 square meters) include meeting rooms. This romantic hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and multilingual staff. A complimentary area shuttle within 3 mi is available for guests. Onsite parking is available (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2013.
Hotel Ella has designated areas for smoking.
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Number of floors - 3
- Total number of rooms - 47
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fitness facilities
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 468
- Free area shuttle
- Free pool cabanas
- Pool sun loungers
- Number of buildings/towers - 3
- Outdoor pool
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Designated smoking areas
- Meeting rooms
- Conference space size (feet) - 5200
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Spa services on site
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room service
- Air conditioning
- Free newspaper
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- DVD player
- Turndown service
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Climate control
- Microwave (on request)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- iPod docking station
- Flat-panel TV
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- In-room massage available
- Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cable TV service
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Down comforter
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
Where to Eat
Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.
Goodalls Kitchen and Bar - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Happy hour is offered.
Room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Boat tours nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Prenatal massage
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Valet parking fee: USD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 50 per stay
- Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 50.00 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.00 per night
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.