Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin

701 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701

Property Description - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin

The Hotel finished a multimillion dollar renovation of all guestrooms, suites and public areas in March of 2013. Affectionately known as the Stephen F, this Austin luxury hotel is ideally placed on Congress Avenue. The unique Art Deco fa ade is a famous Austin landmark and has been part of the city scene for more than 60 years. At the heart of the culture capital of Texas, this Austin luxury hotel is just blocks from art museums, the state capitol and right next door to Paramount Theatre.

General Property Information - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 12:00 PM

Currency:American Dollars

Floors: 16

Rooms: 190

Suites: 21

Time Zone: GMT

In Room Amenities - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathtub
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Cribs
  • Desk with lamp
  • Electrical adaptors available
  • Free newspaper
  • Hairdryer
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Safe
  • Satellite television
  • Separate closet
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Stereo
  • Two-line phone
  • Voice mail
  • Wireless internet connection

On Property Amenities - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
  • Accessible facilities
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Concierge desk
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dry cleaning
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Housekeeping - weekly
  • Indoor pool
  • Interior corridors
  • Late check-out available
  • Live entertainment
  • Lounges/bars
  • Meeting rooms
  • On-Site parking
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Safe deposit box
  • Transportation
  • Valet parking
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas

    In Area Amenities - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
  • Golf
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Tennis court

Room Information - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin

Converters/ Voltage adaptors

Computer, Connecting rooms, Trouser/Pant press, Rollaway bed

Connecting rooms, Trouser/Pant press, Sofa bed

superior double


traditional room


intercontinental deluxe room


club intercontinental 1 king


king deluxe


traditional king


club intercontinental 1 king


queen bed deluxe


traditional queen


club intercontinental suite


club intercontinental executive suite


club intercontinental yellow rose suite


club intercontinental suite


one bedroom suite


suite state capital view


suite mobility accessible tub nonsmoking


Restaurant Info
Roaring Fork

The Roaring Fork's Wood Fired Cooking captures the spirit of bold American cuisine, creating flavors that crackle with a rugged edge. In the Old West, the best food was prepared on a simple wood fire. This same spirit, freshness and flavor are at the hear

Stephen F's
Club InterContinental
Stephen F's

Visit the Stephen F bar located on the 2nd level of the hotel for fabulous cocktails and an outside terrace with views of downtown and the beautiful Texas State Capitol.

Meeting Facility Information - Intercontinental Hotels Stephen F. Austin
Capital Ballroom

Ballroom with French doors leading to outdoor terrace overlooking Historic Congress Avenue

Assembly Room

Rectangular room, very private with Antique Mirrors on each end of room

Assembly A
State Boardroom

Executive Boardroom with high ceiling, wood floor and French doors leading to outdoor terrace, overlooking 7th Street


Very private and quiet rectangular meeting room.


Fitness center on-site

Indoor pool


Area Attractions
SoCo - South Congress

South Congress Avenue, known as "SoCo", is a collection of shops, boutiques, bars, restaurants and streamers, featuring local Austin food as well as clothing, jewelery, antiques, souvenirs and other fun items. "Lucy in Disguise" has every costume imaginab

The Domain

This north Austin Shopping area was developed over the course of the past 5 years. Conveniently located at the intersection of Loop 1 and US183, it is easily accessible and offers impeccable restaurants and luxury shops anchored by Neiman Marcus, Macys an

Second Street District

The Second Street District in downtown Austin is a unique area of Austin s local scene. With upscale shops and fashionable sidewalk cafes and restaurants on the street level, and apartments and condominium towers above. Also home to famous Austin City Li

Barton Creek Square Mall

Barton Creek Square Mall, a fully enclosed mall with more than 180 specialty retailers and anchor stores Nordstrom, Dillard's, Macy*s, JCPenney, and Sears. Enjoy shopping at stores you know and love, like Abercrombie & Fitch, Ann Taylor, Aveda, Banana Rep

West End District

Downtown district often called the design district. This quaint neighborhood features shopping, restaurants, galleries, and antique stores. The hub of this district is the intersection of West 6th Street and North Lamar Boulevard; here you will find the

Austin Convention Center


Austin Bergstrom International
Riverside, Onion Creek, Fountainhead, Ba

Austin offers many options for Golfing - see your Concierge for assistance booking tee times

Fredericksburg Texas

Take a beautiful drive up to Fredericksburg, past the Hill Country vineyards. Fredericksburg offers a unique shopping experience with many antique and boutique shops. If you are there for dinner be sure to eat at the Hill Top Cafe.

Inner Space Caverns - 30 minutes North of Austin

Tip: Pan for real gems and minerals just like the old-timers panned for gold. You keep what you find, and they can help you identify your gemstones. Visit the Inner Space Caverns for a glimpse of the underground life of central Texas: stalactites, stal

San Antonio Texas - one hour South on I-35

Just a one hour drive South of Austin, San Antonio offers the famous and beautiful Riverwalk, the Alamo and San Antonio MIssions National Historic Park. Family attractions include Sea World, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Brackenridge Park and the San Antonio Z

Contemporary Art Museum

Closed for renovations until November 2016 Located across the street from the hotel on Congress Avenue

Texas State Capitol

The Texas State Capitol is located only 3 blocks from the hotel. Take a tour on your own or with a guide to view the Senate and House of Representative chambers. The beautiful lanscaped grounds of the State Capitol are a tranquil respite in the heart of b

Sightseeing Cultural & Historical Tour

Austin Overtures runs a 90-minute tour of over 30 major historical and cultural points in the Austin area. Guests travel in a climate-controlled, nine-passenger Mercedes.

University of Texas Harry Ransom Center

Located on the University of Texas Campus, the UT/Harry Ransom Center houses collections of 20th Century British, American and French literature, photography and visual arts. Drop in to see the first photograph ever taken, one of the Gutenberg Bibles and

Sunset Bat Watching on Congress Avenue Bridge

The largest urban Mexican Freetail bat colony in North America reside under the Congress Avenue bridge and from Spring to Fall, take off in a show of black swirls near sunset each evening. Capital Cruises offers daily cruises to watch the bats from Ma

Hike and Bike Trail

Rent a bike or jog down Austin's Hike and Bike Trail. The trail runs eight and a half miles aside the beautiful Towne Lake.

Alamo Drafthouse Theatre

Tip: Ask the concierge for details about special events such as the Tarantino Film Festival and celebrity guest appearances. Not your average movie theater, the Drafthouse is Austin's only independently owned and operated movie theater. You can have di

Barton Springs Pool

Within Zilker Park lies one of the crown jewels of Austin, Barton Springs Pool. Three acres in size, it is fed from underground springs and is, on average, 68F year-round. The pool is home to fish, turtles and the famously embattled Barton Springs salaman

Mount Bonnell

Tip: Open daily from 5am to 10pm. Opened in the 1850s, this is the oldest tourist attraction in Austin. Ninety-nine steps take you to the top of Mount Bonnell, where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the city skyline, Lake Austin and the surroundin

Star of Texas Rodeo

For two weeks in March, the rodeo comes to town. Events include: steer wrestling, team roping, mutton bustin' for the kids, livestock and horse show, a carnival and bands performing nightly.

Stevie Ray Vaughan statue

Auditorium Shores is the place to catch the fireworks on the Fourth of July and the hub of Austin's most popular hike-and-bike trail. A statue of Austin's favorite lost son, Stevie Ray Vaughan, the legendary guitarist who died in a 1990 helicopter crash,

UT Tower

Tip: Tours are available by reservation only through the Texas Union Information Center. The observation deck of the UT Tower offers a breathtaking view of the UT Campus and the Austin area. It has recently reopened to the public for the first time in

Willie Nelson Statue
Zilker Park & Barton Springs Pool

Beautiful Zilker Park sits on Ladybird Lake just 2 miles from the hotel & is the site of many Austin festivals including ACL Music Festival every Fall that spans 2 full weekends. ACL attracts thousands of music enthusiasts from around the world as Zilk

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