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The Highlander Austin

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible15%
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“breakfast tacos”(11 reviews)
“modern colors”(2 reviews)
“quirky hotel”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Concierge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked 4 nights here through Booking.com. I held the reservation with a credit card and received multiple confirmations. When I got to the hotel, I was advised that the hotel cancelled my confirmed reservation but for an extra $158 I could stay there (...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was down in Austin for SXSW. I had booked a 4 night stay for 106 per night after taxes. All of the rates in Austin are way up for the festival. I showed up and the first thing I noticed was how run down...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Just stayed here as it had a cheaper rate than other hotels during SXSW but wasn't far out, and is about a 10-15 walk to light rail that goes downtown. Was going to give this a general 3 stars as the hotel design is cute...More

1  Thank missddc
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just completed a 3 night stay at the Highlander and had a great time. The sheeps were a cute idea, the room was roomy, and the bed was comfy. Breakfast was great--I loved the breakfast tacos each morning, and the coffee...More

Thank sgoss2
Reviewed 22 January 2018

On the one hand, this place is pretty cute with the pink sheep and one of the front desk night managers whose name is "Awesome" (at least he told me that was his name) really was very helpful and efficient. On the other hand, the...More

1  Thank Stephanie D
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$86 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$86 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Grace N
27 June 2017|
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Response from Nurse G | Reviewed this property |
I felt very safe. It's isolated enough that we didn't see anything negative, but not so isolated that you can't quickly get on I-35 and go wherever you'd like.
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Michelle G
14 July 2016|
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Response from kap10 | Reviewed this property |
No pool. Just a small room with an elliptical, a treadmill and a TV.
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"Don’t stay here."
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"Avoid the end rooms farthest from the main entrance. There's a very loud ice machine and a laundry room..."
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"Go somewhere else."
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"We have only been there one time, we had 203....was a great room, quite."
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