Austin, TX 

Hotel Ella

1900 Rio Grande St.
Austin, TX 78705 US
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Rates: $129 to $399
Total Rooms: 48
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (2 reviews)


Circa 1897. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, a stay at this luxury boutique hotel and restaurant will exceed your expectations. Experience the incredibly amenity-rich guest bedrooms, some with fireplaces, and enjoy twice-daily housekeeping service among other pampering delights that include Egyptian cotton linens and custom bath products by L'Occitane and Gilchrist & Soames. Dine at Judges' Hill Restaurant to enjoy American cuisine prepared by Chef Rob Snow. Our Guest Service representatives are available 24 hours a day to take care of any special requests you may have.Publicity and Awards: Austin Chronicle, Texas Monthly, New York Times, Women's Wear Daily, USA Today, Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle, Austin American Statesman, Travel Savvy, Texas Monthly, Southwest Airline's Spirit.Location: City/Urban.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $129 to $399
Payment types accepted include Visa, Diners Club, Travelers Checks, Master Card, Discover, American Express and JCB.
Rooms: This property has 11 total guest accommodations, 48 with private bath, 2 with fireplaces, 1 suite.
The types of beds available include Queen and King.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Only on special event weekends
Cancellation: 72 hours prior to the first scheduled day of arrival. Any cancellation made without a 72-hour notice will be charged the full rate plus applicable tax for the first night unless the room(s) are able to be re-booked. Special event dates require a 2-week or 30-day policy.
Pets: Pets Allowed and $50 cleaning fee which includes special pet amenities.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Special packages can be arranged with breakfast.
Types of meals: Restaurant on Premises, Room Service, Snacks/Refreshments, Vegetarian Breakfast, Wine, Banquet Service, Brunch, Catered Breakfast, Catering Service, Dinner, Early Coffee/Tea, Full Gourmet Breakfast and Gourmet Dinner.
Amenities In Room: Telephone, Turn-Down Service, Iron/Ironing Board, Restaurant, Snack Bar, Television, Wireless Internet Access, Refrigerator, Cable TV, Coffeemaker, Bathrobes, DVD, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Air Conditioning, Bath Amenities, 310-thread-count Egyptian cotton linens, hypoallergenic down duvets, pillows, non-allergenic pillows available upon request, L'Occitane, Gilchrist & Soames custom bath products, oversized cotton bath towels, private stocked honor bar, deluxe bathrobes, two or more multi-line telephones, HBO and complimentary local calls.
Amenities On Site: Suitable for Events, Pool, Swimming, Copy Machine, Fax, Handicap Access, Child Care, Computers, complimentary parking and high-speed Internet.
Business Traveler Amenities: Gym Nearby, Hair Dryer, FAX On-site, Desk, Daily Newspapers, Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board, Modem Connection, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services, Television, Wireless Internet Access, Laptop available, free printing up to 5 pages, airline check in, boarding pass printing and gym access less than 1 mile away.
Transportation Services: Airport Pickup.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, French

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Massages, Facials, Body Wraps and Body Scrubs.


Events Hosted: Honeymoons, Family Reunions, Meetings, Romantic Getaways, Seminars, Weddings and wedding event coordinator can be contacted at 512.495.1830.
Other Activities: Water Sports, Tennis, Sports Events, Major College, Shopping (Local Crafts), Parks, Museums, Live Theater, Horseback Riding, Hiking, Golf, Fishing, Canoeing/Kayaking, Bicycling, Beaches, Art Galleries, Antiquing, Wineries, Sixth Street, Music Festivals, Parks & Gardens and Unique Shopping.

Historic Interest

Thomas Wooten, one of the founders of the University of Texas, built the mansion.
Historic Awards: National Register (Granted), State Register (Granted), Local Register (Granted), National Historical Site (Granted), State Historical Site (Granted) and City Historical Site (Granted).
Historic Memberships: State Historical Society, Local Historical Society and City Historical Society.

Romantic Interest

Canopy beds, private balconies, courtyard views, romantic historical significance, couples massage and spa services