Discover the possibilities at our hotel in downtown Austin

Experience Texas' capital city like never before at Aloft Austin Downtown. Tucked within the popular 6th Street Entertainment District, our hotel places you just steps away from the area's best shopping, dining, and entertainment. The University of Texas at Austin is nearby, as is Zilker Metropolitan Park and Lady Bird Lake. Contemporary rooms offer smart design and perks like free Wi-Fi access, Smart TVS, ergonomic workspaces and The W's Bliss® Spa bath products. Many of our hotel accommodations also boast breathtaking views of downtown Austin from oversized windows. Break a sweat at re:charge℠ gym, grab a coffee and fresh baked pastry at Coffeehouse at Caroline, or drop in for a meal at Caroline, our inviting restaurant - then stake a spot at Upstairs at Caroline for drinks, games and more. Plan a meeting in one of our flexible spaces or a private dinner in the restaurant.

Rooms & Suites

The Vibe at Upstairs at Caroline

Exciting Rooftop Events

Enjoy regular specials including weekly happy hours and pet-friendly events. Pets are more than welcome to get in on the fun too with a special doggie menu.

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Sweet Treats

Need a sweet treat to get you through the afternoon? Let the aroma of fresh-baked, made-in-house desserts guide you to the legendary pastry case and then linger with your laptop and enjoy the free WiFi and carefully-curated playlists.

Restaurant dining area next to bar.

Serving Austin Favorites

People watch on the Congress Ave patio over half-priced bottles of wine on Monday evenings or enjoy the popular weekend brunch. From Austin favorites like chicken and waffles to arguably the best enchiladas in town, there is something for everyone at Caroline.

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Our Location

Getting Here

Aloft Austin Downtown

109 East 7th Street,Austin USA Texas 78701

Tel: +1 512-476-2222
Distance from Property: 8 Miles
Phone Number: +1 512-5302242


Bus Station

Republic Square Station

Greyhound: Bus Station

Subway Station

Downtown Station

Get Busy with Shared Features

In addition to Aloft's features, enjoy Element Austin Downtown's shared amenities, located on the third floor of our building. | Bikes to Borrow program. | Guest laundry facilities. | Resource: business center, open 24/7. | Restore: gourmet pantry with local bites.


Welcome to a Pet Friendly Austin Hotel

Arf Program

We know that your furry friends are more like family. Spend a day with your beloved dog at Zilker Metropolitan Park, and then return for Yappy Hour at our pet-friendly restaurant, where we serve you cocktail and give a snack to your pet. Our Arf Program offers a special bed, bowl and a doggie bag of delicious treats and toys, all complimentary to use during your stay. If your dog is larger than 40 pounds, please contact the hotel directly to see about a waiver. Should you have additional questions regarding out pet policies, please reach out to the hotel prior to your stay.

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Property Details


Fitness Center

Business Center

Meeting Space

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service


Wake up Calls

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy


Maximum pet weight: 40lbs

Parking Valet

Daily: $49

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Cash,Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms,common areas,or special services relating to a specific disability,please call +1 512-476-2222

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs

Van Accessible on-site parking

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable HIght Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Close Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electricat Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors