The Super 8 Austin Downtown/Capitol Area is located on I-35 overlooking downtown and facing the Frank Erwin Center which hosts most of Austin's major concerts, state and college basketball and city-wide events. Within walking distance or short cab ride is the famed Sixth Street Warehouse and Music District, downtown's burgeoning business district, the Austin Convention Center and the University of Texas which includes Darrell K Royal Memorial Stadium and the UT UFCU DISCH-Falk Baseball Stadium and Bob Bullock Museum. Brackenridge Hospital, Texas Premier Trauma and Teaching Facility is a few blocks away. Lady Bird Lake runs through the heart of the city and Barton Springs Pools is just 3 miles. Take the Duck driving tour at the information center on Sixth Street and Brazos which takes to the water in a converted vintage army transport or choose the fun and fast two wheeled Sequa Rolling Tour of downtown. Austin Bergstrom International Airport is 20 minutes away via taxi or super shuttle.All rooms have microfridges, hairdryers, iron and ironing boards, coffee makers and free high speed Internet access. There is an outdoor pool. We also offer free parking, free local calls, guest laundry and 24 hour front desk. We serve a complimentary SuperStart breakfast bonanza. There is also a small business center in the lobby area for your convenience. There will be a 150USD cleaning fee penalty if found smoking in the rooms.