Fairfield Inn & Suites Austin-University Area, less than ten minutes from downtown, has just completed a full renovation and is one of the most up-to-date properties in Austin. It is a great alternative to downtown hotels with less expensive rates, free hot breakfast and Wi-Fi! Located at Exit 238A of Interstate 35, our hotel sits three miles from University of Texas, offering convenience unmatched by other University of Texas Austin hotels. Start your day right with a hearty free hot breakfast and kick back at our indoor pool or utilize the fitness center. Spend the day getting work done at nearby offices like Dell, Applied Materials and IBM or staying productive onsite with free Wi-Fi access. Find a little adventure at any of the Austin attractions nearby, including Zilker Park, and the lively nightlife of 6th Street and downtown. In each of our 63 brand new rooms, discover unparalleled relaxation: brand new LCD TVs, the Marriott Bedding Package and creative layouts ideal for group travel.