TOP HOTELS FOR LIVESTRONG CHALLENGE AUSTIN 2016

September 01, 2016

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Next month, Austin welcomes the 20th annual LIVESTRONG Challenge, benefiting the revolutionary LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes of the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin!

For 20 years, LIVESTRONG has been changing cancer care in Austin and beyond, and are excited to be able to reach even more survivors through the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes. Join riders, runners and walkers from around the country for the 20, 45, 65 or 100-mile bike rides, or the Challenge Honor 5k, as the nonprofit looks to reach a fundraising goal of $1 million!

Hotels for Hope has partnered with the Radisson and Embassy Suites Austin – Downtown / Town Lake hotels for this event, offering stellar rates for those making the trip in October. Let’s take a closer look at these properties…

 

RADISSON HOTEL & SUITES AUSTIN – DOWNTOWN

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Location: 111 E Cesar Chavez St Austin, TX, 78701

Distance from Palmer Event Center: 0.5 miles

Rates / Trip Advisor: CLICK HERE

About: With a stay at Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin-Downtown, you’ll be centrally located in Austin, steps from Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge (home to the world’s largest urban bat colony). This eco-friendly hotel is within close proximity of Austin City Hall and Moody Theater.

Radisson3ROOMS: Make yourself at home in one of the 413 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. 32-inch flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls. Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

radissonlobbyDINING:  Grab a bite to eat at the hotel’s restaurant, which features a bar and a pool view. You can also stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee. Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.  Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Getting up early to cheer on one of the participants in the race? Grab a coffee from the attached Starbucks.

 

EMBASSY SUITES AUSTIN – DOWNTOWN / TOWN LAKE

Location: 300 S Congress Ave Austin, TX, 78704

Distance from Palmer Event Center: 0.3 miles

Rates / Trip Advisor: CLICK HERE

About: Hilton‘s Embassy Suites Austin sits close to our office (literally – we share the same parking lot!). The property features an atrium-style setting and is centrally located in Austin, walking distance from Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge and close to Palmer Auditorium. This hotel is within close proximity of Austin Children’s Museum and Austin City Hall.

embassyaustinROOMS: Make yourself at home in one of the 259 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed, and all rooms are furnished with queen sofa beds. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

AMENITIES: Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 2 mi.embassybed

DINING: Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel’s room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out.

 

As early October approaches, we will follow up with a full event guide to this event, including event information, things to do while visiting, top restaurants, weather forecasts and more!

CLICK HERE to Register for this event.

CLICK HERE to visit the LIVESTRONG Challenge booking portal.