January 16, 2020
Where to stay in Austin? Hotel options for ISOJ 2020
The 21st International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) will take place from April 24-25, 2020 at the Blanton Museum of Art on the University of Texas at Austin’s campus.
Reserved hotel room blocks are available at the DoubleTree Suites Hotel. You can find more information about other nearby hotels — along with transportation and parking details — below.
ISOJ hotel room blocks
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center (1900 University Ave.) is within walking distance of the Blanton Museum and located on the University of Texas at Austin campus. This room block is now full.
DoubleTree Suites Hotel (303 W. 15th St.) is within walking distance of the Blanton Museum. A room rate of $225 per night is available for ISOJ guests from April 21 – 27, 2020. Cancellations must be made 72 hours in advance of arrival. To make a reservation online, visit this link or call 1-800-222-8733 and mention the three-letter Group Code ISO.
Other hotels that are within walking distance of the Blanton Museum
The Hampton Inn & Suites, 1701 Lavaca St., Austin, TX 78701 | (512)-499-8881
Hotel Ella: 1900 Rio Grande St., Austin, Texas 78705 | 1-800-311-1619
Austin’s Inn at Pearl Street: 807 W. MLK Jr. Blvd., Austin, Texas 78701 | (512) 478-0051
Rodeway Inn: 2900 North I-35, Austin, Texas 78705 | (512) 477-6395
Hotels that are a 5- to 10-minute drive from the Blanton Museum
There are many hotels in downtown Austin that are just a short drive away from the ISOJ venue.
Here are some:
Hilton Garden Inn: 500 N Interstate 35, Austin, Texas 78701 | (512) 480-8181
Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol: 701 East 11th St., Austin, TX 78701 | (512) 478-1111
La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol: 300 East 11th St., Austin, Texas 78701 | (512) 476-1166
The Driskill Hotel: 604 Brazos St., Austin, Texas 78701 | (512) 439-1234
Hotel Indigo Austin Downtown – University: 810 Red River St., Austin, Texas 78701 | (512) 481-1000
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin Downtown – University: 805 Neches St., Austin, Texas 78701 | 1 (888) HOLIDAY
Days Inn: 3105 N Interstate 35, Austin, Texas 78722 | (512) 478-1631
For your convenience, here are some of the main transportation services available in Austin:
Super Shuttle: (512) 258-3826
Yellow Cab Austin: (512) 452-9999
Lone Star Cab Co.: (512) 836-4900
R&R Limousine and Bus: (512) 947-7433
Uber, Lyft, Ride Austin are also available options.
Parking is available in the following locations near ISOJ venue:
Brazos Garage (BRG): 210 E. MLK Blvd. | (512) 471-6126
Trinity Garage (TRG): 1815 Trinity St. | (512) 475-6776
The Bullock Texas State History Museum Parking Garage: 1800 N. Congress Ave. | (512) 936-4639