Kensington Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Austin
... buried, Jackson Park with the statue of Louis Armstrong, crossed the river in a free ferry and walked around the historical and very cute place of Algiers and returned to Bourbon street with its street performers and more or less seedy clubs, bars and music places. A drink in a nice posh bar called 'Patrick's bar et vin' and tried to have a hamburger in a bar where Patrick could not produce a valid id and we therefore had to leave. Boys desperate to try its peanut butter ...
... feels like freedom is slapping you in the face.
Moved a couple of beds and dressers with Luke and his roommate. Met Bill…the captain of the cactus courtyard at his apartment in Hyde Park. Bill may have once been a sailor and was one of the more hospitable folks I’ve met. Luke and I headed up to Mt. Bonnell, a legendary mountain overlooking the river ("you're supposed to take girls there"). After some sunset pictures atop the gazebos ...
... music and cheap beer for the university students, The Austin university has 52,000 students and apparently is the biggest one in the country. The foot ball stadium is about the 6th largest in the world housing 106,000 seats. And in true Texan style wanting to be one of the largest in the world, they are filling in the corner to add more seats to make them number 2 or 3 in the world. This ...
... it is I will post the link), but honestly this was one of our favorite places that we went while in Austin! Justin waited on us and was so helpful and great to talk to. This place got a thumbs up from us!
After that we wandered around to some of the shops and bought a t-shirt, some other small things, and checked out all the crazy stores!! They were so great! We also stopped at ...
... she had long ago growing up in New Jersey. But that's high praise, so we'll certainly be getting more from them in the future.
On the way out, we were driving through the parking lot and had to pass a building with a deck on the back. On the deck waiting eagerly by the back door were five cats. We just HAD to take a picture, so I stopped and said to Kathy, "Can I borrow your phone?"
She fumbled through her purse and ...
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- Nice but needs room makeover
- Not too good
- Terrific staff! Great location.
University of Texas - Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $160
South River City, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $448
- Terrific Hotel
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- Consistent top rated hotel in town
Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $168
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Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $158
- Radisson Austin Great
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- Dreamy beds, gracious staff
- Nice Hotel, but a terrible stay
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $119
South River City, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $189
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St. Johns, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Southeast Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Some quirks, great food
- Uncomfortable Stay
- Nice stay - see our photos !
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $171
- Great downtown location
- A Fabulous Hotel in my opinion
- Convenient downtown location
St. Johns, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $57
University Hills and Windsor Park, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $134
9721 Arboretum Blvd, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $171
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9515 Hotel Drive, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $112
East Cesar Chavez, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $161
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Downtown, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $202
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $105
East Riverside - Oltorf, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $105
North Crossing, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Downtown, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $144
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- Excellent choice for downtown Austin!
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $168
- Great if you get a deal..
- Cozy and classy
- The lowdown
7800 N Interstate Highway 35, Austin | Hotelfrom $65
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $228
- Overrated - This is really a bad choice
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- Beautiful, historic, fantastic service
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $192
- My favorite Austin hotel
- Rooms are fine, but service is lacking
- Nice rooms -- shame about the road noise!