Experiences

Fitness Center

AC Hotel's fitness center, open 24/7, has state of the art gym equipment, including free weights, treadmills, balancing balls, and more. Fresh filtered water and hand folded towels make your workout more comfortable. As you work on your fitness, enjoy views of Hill Country from the windows.

Fitness Center with with weights, kettlebells, treadmills, and other exercise equipment.

Otopia Golden Hour

As the only rooftop lounge in the Campus District, we encourage guests to visit Otopia for stellar views and fantastic cocktails. During your visit, enjoy discounts on fruity handcrafted cocktails and lite bites one hour before and one hour after sunset.

A seated woman and a man facing one another, smiling while having drinks and food.

Things to Do in Austin

AC Hotel Austin, located in the heart of the Campus District and close to downtown Austin, is in the prime location for an abundance of Austin activities. The AC Hotel is close to the museum district, the Moody Center, restaurants, the Austin campus, and more. If you choose to bring your 4-legged family member on your travels, there are plenty of trails to explore throughout the city. Near the Colorado River and the Capital building, fun is just a few minutes away.

AC Hotel Austin's exterior and nearby buildings at sunset.

Parks and Trails

The AC Hotel is close to many neighboring parks and trails with lush trees and beautiful scenery. Whether you like running, jogging, or walking, AC Hotel is in the perfect location for your needs.

Bar AC terrace with chairs, coffee tables, and overhead fans.

Campus District

Right in the bustling Campus District, AC Hotel will provide guests with an immersive experience. Enjoy nearby museums, university stadiums, event centers, and more. Once you’re ready to explore more, hop on a scooter and ride through the heart of downtown Austin.

Downtown Austin skyline during the day.

Austin Murals

Explore downtown Austin art, such as the "Greetings from Austin" mural, "I love you so much" mural, and many more created by local artists.

The Drag

Come visit The Drag, a popular street in Austin, where many locals, students, and hotel guests shop for UT gear, find thrift store gems, and grab a bite to eat. Take Instagram photos near murals around the area, get Zombie Taco 24/7, and visit the Campus any time.

Overcast skies and a birds eye view of the Austin downtown city skyline.

Breweries & Tours

Austin is one of the best beverage destinations for local beer and ciders. Discover new favorites like Austin Eastciders, Live Oak Brewing, Zilker Brewing Company, and more.

Hotel exterior with city skyline in the background at dusk.

Festivals

Come to South by Southwest, Austin's iconic film and music festival runs for 10 days and attracts visitors from all over the world. Austin is known for music festivals and fun. Come to Austin City Limits (ACL), which happens two weekends in October, each loaded with an outstanding lineup of world-famous musical acts.

AC Hotels front entrance.
On-Site Outlets
Fitness Center with treadmills, kettlebells, yoga balls, and other equipment.

Fitness Center

Enjoy breathtaking Hill Country views from our full gym and Peloton bikes.