W Austin Hotel
The 251 rooms at the W Austin Hotel are elegant and luxurious, offering guests a true home away from home. There are several room categories to choose from which include Cozy Rooms, Wonderful Rooms, Spectacular Rooms, Fabulous Rooms, Cool Corner Suites, Marvelous Suites, a Fantastic Suite, a WOW Suite, and an Extreme WOW Suite.
Cozy Rooms are exactly that, cute and cozy. They are 287 square feet of space, including a bathroom featuring a Greek tub. The room has many music inspired accents from graphic prints to the guitar strap accent on the mirror. There is city views to catch a glimpse of the hustle and bustle below. Each Cozy Room has a queen size bed with 300 count thread luxurious bedding and goose-down comforters.
Wonderful Rooms are between 323 and 424 square feet and are available with both pool and city views. Some of them have balconies overlooking the poolside. These rooms are available with either two queens or one king size bed. The king rooms feature an artistic looking red serpentine chaise lounge to not only add to the artsy-musical room but to provide a great lounging spot after a long day of exploring.
Spectacular Rooms are between 323 and 410 square feet with either city views or a view of Lady Bird Lake. They are available with either two queen size beds or a king, and in the king rooms guests will enjoy stretching out on the unique serpentine chaise lounge. Guests will love the private bathroom complete with Bliss Spa bath amenities.
Fabulous Rooms are found in the corners of the hotel, which means they boast wrap around windows providing guests with amazing views of the Live Music Capital of the World. The custom zig-zag red and white patterned wallpaper adds to the artistic feel of the rooms, along with amazing photographs of Austin done by photographer, Scott Newton. These rooms also boast red serpentine couches for added comfort. These rooms are 407 square feet of contemporary space to enjoy.
Cool Corner Suites are similar to Fabulous Rooms in that they are found on the corner positions of the hotel. Guests will find either city views, hill country or lake views from these suites with between 576 and 638 square feet of living space. They feature one bedroom with a television as well as a living room area with another TV. The exposed concrete walls add to the contemporary, industrial look of the suite. In the bathroom there is a separate tub and vanity for guests to enjoy. The Scott Newton photographs of many musicians performing in Austin are eye-catching as guests sit on the sofa and relax.
The two Marvelous Suites are spacious with over 1300 square feet of comfortable square feet. There are two bedrooms and two bathrooms to offer guests who travel in groups but still want added privacy. There is a living room complete with sofa and slipper chairs to sprawl out. The dining area features a table with chairs for up to six diners to gather. Within each bedroom there is a television as well as a wall mounted flat screen in the living room for all to enjoy.
The Fantastic Suite has over 800 square feet of space with living room area lit by a Twiggy lamp and offering a comfortable Molteni sofa and chair. The exposed concrete column gives guests a feel for the structure and making of the hotel. The bathroom boasts two sinks, and a separate Kohler bathtub.
The WOW Suite is just about 1300 square feet of space offering guests two bedrooms on the southeast corner of the hotel. Guests will love the spectacular views from the wrap around windows of both the city and Lady Bird Lake. There is a custom made round dining table with seating for up to six people, and a living room complete with window alcove. The master bedroom features its own vanity area as well. Each bedroom has its own television but there another wall mounted TV in the living room area as well as a bar area.
The Extreme WOW Suite boasts almost 1800 square feet of amazing space. The panoramic wrap around windows are a definite favorite of this room, featuring views of the city of Austin and beautiful Lady Bird Lake. This suite has both a wet bar and catering space for the ultimate in entertaining. The half-circle sofa and chairs and ottomans are the perfect place for guests to unwind with their company. The suite is laid with white oak flooring and also comes with a dining table suitable for up to seven guests. The master bedroom has a master bathroom as well which features an oversized walk-in shower. This suite will leave guests extremely “wowed”.
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