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Walk to nearby attractions in downtown Austin

Overlooking Lady Bird Lake in beautiful downtown Austin, Radisson Hotel & Suites is perfect for leisure and business travelers alike. We are located within walking distance of things to do like boutique shopping and dining on 2nd Street as well as premier entertainment and nightlife on 6th Street. In addition, attractions like the Texas State Capitol, The University of Texas at Austin, the Warehouse District and Rainey Street are just minutes from the Radisson.

Entertainment districts

  • 2nd Street District (0.3 miles)
    Explore the local dining and retail scene with a variety of shops and restaurants within walking distance of the hotel.
    Phone: +1 (512) 476-1225
  • Warehouse District (0.4 miles)
    Visit this thriving area which makes up half of downtown Austin to experience eclectic restaurants, bars and live entertainment.
  • Rainey Street (0.8 miles)
    Dive bar lovers will find their fill of entertainment exploring the Rainey Street scene. Grab a bite to eat and walk from one stop to the next with ease.
  • 6th Street (1.1 miles)
    The “Bourbon Street” of Austin, 6th Street is the place for rowdy crowds, live music and local bars.

Museums and education

  • Texas State Capitol (0.3 miles)
    Tour the Texas State Capitol building and surrounding Capitol Grounds, located in the heart of downtown Austin. Visitors can opt for a self-guided tour or enjoy a free staff-guided tour.
    Phone: +1 (512) 463-0063
  • Bullock Museum (1.6 miles)
    Learn about 4,000 years’ worth of Texas state history at this expansive museum.
    Phone: +1 (512) 936-4639
  • The University of Texas at Austin (2.2 miles)
    Join over 50,000 students on this picturesque campus to cheer on the Longhorns. 
    Phone: +1 (512) 471-3434
  • LBJ Presidential Library (2.4 miles)
    Located on The University of Texas campus in Austin, this famous library features exhibits on legislation passed during Lyndon B. Johnson’s time in office, as well as personal memorabilia.
    Phone: +1 (512) 721-0200
Outdoor fun
  • Austin Golf Courses
    Austin is surrounded by numerous well-maintained golf courses.
  • Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge (0.1 mile)
    Join hundreds of locals and tourists to witness 1.5 million bats emerge for their flight into downtown Austin. The bats can be seen nightly from April through October.
  • Zilker Metropolitan Park (2 miles)
    Plan a relaxing afternoon at this 351-acre park featuring picnic sites, volleyball courts and botanical gardens.

Entertainment and local sights

  • Austin Convention Center (0.2 miles)
    Attend a conference or seminar at this expansive convention center. The venue also boasts a visual arts collection of works created by local artists.
    Phone: +1 (512) 404-4000
  • University of Texas System (0.7 miles)
    Comprised of seven different administrative offices, the headquarters for the University of Texas System is responsible for overseeing the success of the school.
  • Texas Governor's Mansion (0.8 miles)
    Visit this historic house, built in 1854, which serves as the home of Texas governors and their families while in office.
    Phone: +1 (512) 305-8524
  • Central Business District (0.9 miles)
    The central business district in downtown Austin, the home of many up-and-coming industries, is only a five-minute drive from the Radisson.
Airport information 
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) (10.3 miles)
The airport is just a short drive from Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin Downtown.