Welcome to the new Ramada - Austin Central. The hotel is centrally located just 3 miles from Downtown Austin, the Texas State Capitol and the famed Austin 6th Street entertainment area. The University of Texas and Longhorn Football are just 2 miles away with easy highway access. LBJ Presidential Library is at the UT Campus just South of the Ramada. The acclaimed Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is located Southwest of the Ramada. The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, the Story of Texas, features Austin's only IMAX Theatre and is just a few minutes from the Ramada. Make plans to attend a filming of Austin City Limits, and see the funky attractions that Keeps Austin Weird. Visit 'Bats at the Bridge' natural ecological attraction at the Congress Avenue Bridge, home to the largest urban bat colony in North America. The new Ramada - Austin Central features unique amenities and services. The hotel is completely WIFI HSIA enabled. Your room has a new, Serta Hotel Concierge mattresses for your comfort. Each room also features a great modular desk and office chair. Most rooms have a recliner, and some rooms have a sofa bed. Coffee makers, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards are standard as well. Stop by the hotel lobby for a complimentary USA Today newspaper or a copy of the Austin American-Statesman newspaper. Our business center is open all day and night with a computer, printer, fax and Internet access. A hot, Full American Breakfast is served buffet style each morning from 6 AM - 10 AM. Cocktails, beer and wine are complimentary and served each Monday - Thursday evening from 5:30 PM - 7 PM in the lobby hospitality area. Fitness on-the-go enthusiasts will enjoy our exercise room, outdoor lap-size pool and sun deck. Take a moment to relax and unwind at our Pergola-covered garden patio area. Pets are accepted with a $10.00 fee per day. If a guest is paying with cash, we require a security deposit of 50.00. Federal and/or State Government Rate requires Govt Employee Badge and only valid for travel on official Govt business. Austin is known as the gateway to the Texas Hill Country, and Town Lake, Lake Travis, Barton Creek and Lake Austin are just minutes away from the Ramada. While enjoying Austin Hill Country recreation, visit the Zilker Park and Zilker Botanical Gardens. Shopping is convenient and close to the hotel with the Highland Mall only 0.5 miles away and the new Round Rock Premium Outlets are just 15 minutes North of the Ramada. Visit the new Premium Outlets for Banana Republic, Eddie Bauer, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Skechers, Disney Store, Coach, Le Creuset, Bose, Crabtree & Evelyn - all the top, premium shopping that you may enjoy and only minutes away.