The InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel is located only four blocks from the Austin State Capital and is one of the most luxurious hotels in the city. The superb location of the hotel places guests within walking distance of several prominent landmarks and attractions such as the Lady Bird Lake, the Texas State History Museum and the University of Texas. There are 189 hotel guest rooms in the hotel and a variety of three rooms to choose from: Deluxe, Normal Suites, and Club InterContinental rooms. Every room is decorated in rich dark furniture, decorative accents, soft furnishings and drapes that are colored in soothing earth tones. Most of the Deluxe rooms offer a seating area that includes an armchair, sofa, and coffee table. Every room is equipped with an array of luxuries like bathrobes, overhead showers, in-room safe, private voicemail, a refrigerated minibar and much more.
There are three special packages that can be booked through InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel for guests who want a more memorable stay. The packages are called the Insider Occasion, Insider Leisure, and Insider Culture package. Most of the packages include a buffet breakfast, golfing, or dining at a romantic restaurant. The hotel's signature restaurant is called the Stephen F's Bar and Terrace. The restaurant is named after Stephen F. Austin, the founder of Texas. The Stephen F. Austin Bar & Terrace is decorated with a mounted longhorn, leather bars, and cowhide barstools that play up the Texas image the bar wishes to portray. There is an outdoor terrace located on Congress Avenue and diners have views of the Texas Capitol from their seats. Live entertainment is often featured at the bar and an extensive selection of wines, cigars, cordials, and appetizers are readily available to patrons.
Other dining options located in the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel include The Terrace, Cafe Julienne which serves breakfast daily, and the Roaring Fork, a place for lunch and dinner located off the hotel lobby. In-room dining is offered 24-hours for guests. Another signature feature of the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel is the facilities and activities at the Health Club. The Club is one of the largest hotel gyms and has state-of-the-art equipment, sauna, heated lap pool, and Jacuzzi. Massage therapists are also available by appointment.
The InterContinental Stephen F. Austin hotel has premiere conference and banqueting facilities including over 6,000 square feet of function space. Lavish polished marble, hardwood floors, and fine art all contribute to the sophisticated ambiance the meeting rooms wish to portray. There are six meeting rooms, including two boardrooms for executives that can accommodate groups that range from 4 to 400 people. The largest meeting space is the Capital Ballroom. The ballroom measures 3800 square feet and can accommodate up to 300 guests in a banquet style setting or up to 400 if it is a reception. Crystal chandeliers, rich burgundy and gold colors, and French doors makes the Capital Ballroom the most elegant meeting space in the hotel. Hotel professionals and concierge services can assist with meeting and banquet details to ensure any function at the hotel runs smoothly.