Habitat Suites - Austin

500 Highland Mall Boulevard, Austin, United States, 78752  show map
 3 stars
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Habitat Suites - Austin

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

Verified Reviews:

  • Great breakfast - Pool and grounds were nice - Very nice staff
  • Great place to stay for business, shopping and fun - Rooms are like apartments - Full size refrigerators and fireplaces
  • Full kitchen - Nice pool - Elegant gardens - Silent a/c
  • Beautiful grounds - Free happy hour - Free large breakfast - Not very far from downtown
  • Unit was clean - Staff were particularly welcoming - Nice alternative to corporate hotels and bb's

Overview

The eco-friendly Habitat Suites offers 96 individual guest rooms as well as allergy-free rooms, a safe deposit box and free parking. An example of high-tech architecture, this hotel opened in 1999 and was fully restored in 2004.

The hotel is placed 10 minutes' walk from Saint Johns Park, Highland Shopping Center and Highland Mall. The venue is 5 km away from the city center.

State Capitol is 6.8 km from the hotel and Elisabet Ney Museum is about 3.0 km away.

20 minutes' drive from Austin Bergstrom airport and 10 minutes' walk to Highland train station.

Rooms

Habitat Suites comes with wireless internet, a refrigerator, climate control, a writing desk and cable TV in all rooms. The property offers views of Hyde Park from the rooms. Guests can make use of a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

A hot hot buffet breakfast is served every morning. The seafood restaurant Taj Palace is just about 5 minutes’ walk from the property.

Services

Habitat Suites offers computers, a meeting room and a business center along with dry cleaning, wedding services and laundry.

Relax

The beach facilities include outdoor chaise lounges and umbrellas.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   96.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Jacuzzi
  • Barbeque grills
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate living room
  • Separate bedroom
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Sofa bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fireplace in room

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

500 Highland Mall Boulevard, Austin, United States, 78752

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City Center
  • Austin
    3.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Elisabet Ney Museum
    1.8 mi
  • Austin Art Space Gallery Studios
    2.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Taj Palace (cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian)
    1000 ft
  • Shanghai Chinese & Dim Sum (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Shanghai)
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    96

Rooms and availability

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Two-Bedroom Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Room facilities
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    One-Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 510 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Suite, One King Bed and Sofabed

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      Two-Bedroom Suite
      Bed type: Twin beds
      Size: 9475 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Two Bath Suite and Sofabed)

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        Master Two-Bedroom Suite
        Bed type: Queen-size bed
        Size: 885 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        This spacious suite features a master king bedroom with private bathroom, a queen bedroom with private bath, and a living room area with an additional sofa bed. A fully-equipped kitchen, free WiFi and satellite TV are also included. A fireplace is available upon request. These suites are located upstairs only. Two bathrooms are available in this suite.

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Habitat Suites - Austin Austin location
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          Hotel Address:

          500 Highland Mall Boulevard, Austin, United States, 78752

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Austin
            3.0 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Elisabet Ney Museum
            1.8 mi
          • Austin Art Space Gallery Studios
            2.5 mi
          • Bus stop
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Taj Palace (cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian)
            1000 ft
          • Shanghai Chinese & Dim Sum (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Shanghai)
            1200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            96

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          Train stations

          Amusement

          • Laser Quest - 400 ft
          • Malibu Grand Prix - 3700 ft
          • Putt Putt Golf and Games - 1.9 mi

          Museums

          Parks

          • Amer Park - 4000 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          • Austin Community College - 2000 ft
          • Texas Culinary Academy - 2700 ft
          • Itt Technical Institute - 3300 ft
          • Connections Resource Ctr - 5000 ft
          • Austin Institute of Real Est - 1.2 mi
          • Roffler School of Hair Design - 1.7 mi

          Theaters

          • Austin Chamber Music Center - 1.8 mi

          Business areas

          College Campuses

          Local attractions

          • Elisabet Ney Museum - 1.8 mi
            304 E 44th St, Austin
          • LBJ Presidential Library - 3.2 mi
            2313 Red River St, Austin
          • University of Texas Tower - 3.5 mi
            23rd St and Guadalupe, Austin
          • Texas Memorial Museum - 3.1 mi
            2400 Trinity St., Austin
          • Texas Military Forces Museum - 3.2 mi
            2200 West 35th Street, Austin

          Restaurants nearby

          • Taj Palace - 1000 ft

            Address: 6700 Middle Fiskville Rd
            Phone: (512) 452-9959

            50% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian
            Price Range: USD 15 - USD 15

          • Cinnamons Bakery - 1400 ft

            Address: 6406 N Interstate 35
            Phone: (512) 452-7655

            76% likes this, based on 38 reviews

          • Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen - 1900 ft

            Address: 6319 N I Hwy 35
            Phone: (512) 452-9363

            83% likes this, based on 157 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
            Price Range: USD 2 - USD 24

          • Shanghai Chinese & Dim Sum - 1200 ft

            Address: 6718 Middle Fiskville Rd
            Phone: (512) 458-8088

            80% likes this, based on 17 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Shanghai
            Price Range: USD 22 - USD 27

          • Chili's - 1500 ft

            Address: 6619 N Interstate 35
            Phone: (512) 454-6300

            69% likes this, based on 7 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            96
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          Habitat Suites Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Habitat Suites

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 126 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          8.7
          Value
          9.5
          Location
          10.0
          Rooms
          8.0

          Guest reviews

          • Single
            8.0

            Stayed at this hotel many times in past 5 years. Location is next to where I teach and conduct training events. It has always been consistent, the breakfast and happy hour have the best food--all organic and fresh. Sad when I am not able to book a date with them, expecially weekend of March 9 and 10th.

          • Family with children
            9.2

            The location was convenient to family we were visiting with easy access to the highway. The room was quiet and bed was comfortable. The lush vegetation was a nice contrast to other stark hotels where we have stayed. The staff was friendly.

            Provided the basics. Bring your own conditioner and lotion.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Breakfast and breakfast staff. Bed was comfortable.

            Needed better tv for Thanksgiving weekend games

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            All of the green energy things you have used. The food was a great selection, both at breakfast and the Happy hour.

            Had trouble reading, maybe a floor/torch type lamp that reflects onto the ceiling that would give more light to the living area.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            I liked the breakfast buffet and the fact that it was organic..I Liked the division of the bedroom and the living/kitchen. I liked the landscaping and the privacy of the rooms. We may have tried the pool but the weather did not agree with us. The staff was very accomodating and the breakfast hostess was a delight to talk with.

            My biggest complaint was that the carpet was in desperate need of a cleaning or being replaced. That really is my only complaint. I think they were redoing some of the rooms so maybe they hadn't got to ours yet.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            I purchased a weekend package from Booked.net and it was very affordable. The room was great, the two bedroom setup was great. Had lots of room. It was like a mini condo. A place that I would definitely stay in the future

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Habitat Suites need some updating. The furniture and appliances are from 1980's, but it has it's own charm and it is very clean. Great value for the money.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Everything! Have stayed there twice already. I especially love their delicious, healthy breakfast buffet :o)

            Loud workers in the morning, weed-eating, blowing, ect

          • Single
            10.0

            Exceptionally pleasant style of buildings, close to highway but far enough away to be very quiet indeed, attractive landscaping and pool, generous and varied breakfast and happy hour, just what I needed.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            We like the privacy of having our own private apartment-type room. We also like the parking just outside the door of many of the rooms. My husband is handicapped and this makes it very easy for us to park. And the breakfast is absolutely wonderful! Such nice people and beautiful grounds. It's close to I-35 so it's convenient to many places.

          • Couple
            7.0

            One of us fell on the trip and skinned her knee. At the front desk they didn't have any sort of first aid kit. I think that should be necessary with a pool.

          • Single
            8.8

            The design & the breakfast set-up

            I asked for a quiet room and the 1st room I was given smelled like some chemical, so I requested another room. I liked the room, but when I went to bed I could hear traffic which I cannot stand to hear when I am attempting to sleep---that was my one complaint.

          • Single
            9.2

            The seclusion, the completely equipped kitchen that allowed me to eat on my schedule. the great breakfasts, happy hour, the well-manecured grounds. The knowegable, well mannered English-speaking staff.

            It is hard to find for someone unaccustomed to Austin. Could there be a sign and arrow somewhere on Airport Blvd?

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Very good experience, staff was friendly, rooms clean and spacious. Breakfast was outstanding, serving area was clean and open. Cost for value was very good.

            Furniture in living room showing some wear, the TV’s in the room were ridiculous. For an Eco-friendly hotel you would think newer TV’s that are much more energy efficient would be a given.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            very clean, green and friendly staff!

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Habitat Suites - Austin Austin location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          500 Highland Mall Boulevard, Austin, United States, 78752

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Austin
            3.0 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Elisabet Ney Museum
            1.8 mi
          • Austin Art Space Gallery Studios
            2.5 mi
          • Bus stop
            1000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Taj Palace (cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian)
            1000 ft
          • Shanghai Chinese & Dim Sum (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Shanghai)
            1200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            96