Accommodations in Austin for the Symposium
ADA Provisions: for special accomodations advise the hotel when making room reservation.
The conference host hotels, the Hyatt Regency Austin, was selected for their quality and affordability and because their back doors open directly on the 10-mile long Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail. The Radisson Hotel & Suites is three blocks from the Convention Center. See information on other nearby hotels.
GETTING AROUND AUSTIN -- See the map of downtown Austin.
The Symposium will be held at the Austin Convention Center, in proximity to the trail and accommodations. The conference host hotels, the Hyatt Regency Austin and Radisson Hotel and Suites, were selected for their quality and affordability and because their back doors open directly on the 10-mile long Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail. Both hotels are just a few blocks from the Convention Center.
The Austin 'Dillo (Capitol Metro Downtown Shuttle)
Our blocks at the Hyatt and the Radisson are FULL. The Radisson has no more rooms at any rate. The Hyatt has a minimum number of additional rooms at approximately $160 per night
These hotels have rooms:
The rates below are rack rates. All prices quoted do not include taxes (currently at 15%). We do not have blocks at these hotels. People can typically get a better rate if they say they are corporate or are AARP or AAA, etc.
The Embassy Suites (Congress Avenue directly across the street from the Hyatt) has rooms at the following rates per night (Phone: 512-469-9000):
Amenities at the Embassy Suite include refrigerator, microwave, breakfast and reception.
The Holiday Inn Town Lake (5 blocks from the Convention Center and backs up to the Town Lake Trail) has rooms at the following rates per night (Phone: 512-472-8211):
The Holiday Inn South (2 miles from the Convention Center on I-35) has rooms at the following rates per night (Phone: 512-448-2444):
Surrounded by the scenic Hill Country of central Texas, this prime convention facility is located downtown on the shores of Town Lake, within easy walking distance of Austin Convention Center, the legendary Sixth Street and Warehouse entertainment districts, and the State Capitol Complex.
Recreation FacilitiesThere's plenty to keep you occupied while visiting the Hyatt. Whether you're an exercise enthusiast, a shopping buff, or a relaxation addict, they have just the right activity for you.
Restaurants and Lounges
The Radisson Hotel and Suites Austin offers upscale accommodations in a unique downtown/lakeside setting. Your first choice for convenience, the Radisson is within walking distance of the convention center, downtown business district, and the 6th Street and Warehouse entertainment districts. At your doorstep, Town Lake offers the popular 10-mile Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail, and on warm Texas nights you can view the nightly flight of Austin's famous bat colony. There is plenty of space to unwind. Workout in their executive fitness center or refresh in their outdoor pool. For dining and entertainment there's T.G.I. Fridays¨, an American Bistro featuring a wide variety of food, spirits, and fun!