Book your room at Hotel Ella
Get an overview of this hotelRomantic Austin hotel in Downtown Austin, walk to Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
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Located in Downtown Austin, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Caswell House and Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. Blanton Museum of Art and University of Texas Tower are also within 15 minutes.
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and valet parking.
All 47 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, LED TVs with digital channels, and comforts like Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. Guests will also find iPod docks, DVD players, and minibars.Would you like to give us feedback? Share it! Opens in a new window
Hotel Ella1900 Rio Grande Street Austin TX 78705
In addition to an outdoor pool, Hotel Ella provides a fitness center and complimentary bicycles. 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. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
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. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2013.
Hotel Ella has designated areas for smoking.
- Express check-out
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 3
- Total number of rooms - 47
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fitness facilities
- Free WiFi
- Pool umbrellas
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Poolside bar
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Free pool cabanas
- Pool sun loungers
- Conference space size (meters) - 468
- Free area shuttle
- Number of buildings/towers - 3
- Outdoor pool
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Designated smoking areas
- Meeting rooms 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 5200
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Spa services on site
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Wedding services
Family Friendly Amenities
- Outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- DVD player
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Room service
- Air conditioning
- Free newspaper
- Free local calls
- DVD player
- Turndown service
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Bathtub or shower
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Digital TV service
- iPod docking station
- Daily housekeeping
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- In-room massage available
- Room service (limited hours)
- Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
- LED TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- 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 (during limited hours) is available.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and complimentary bicycles.
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.
- Free bicycles on site
- 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
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at 2 AM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is Noon
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
- Dogs only
- Specific rooms only
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
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.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 14 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 25.00 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, 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.