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Colton House Austin Opens 2021

by Katie Skrzek

Dec 28, 2020

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The Colton House Hotel debuts in the trendy South Congress neighborhood of Austin, Texas, in January 2021. The 80-suite property blends the amenities of a boutique, luxury hotel with the comfort of a private residence. The luxury property draws on its Texas location for thoughtful design elements.

 

The studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites range 460–1,170 square feet — much larger than a standard hotel guestroom. Each suite features a kitchenette or full kitchen, living room and most have an in-suite washer and dryer.

 

Colton House

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The Colton House Hotel also boasts an outdoor swimming pool, an indoor/outdoor rooftop space, a coffee and cocktail bar, a lobby bar, meeting space and a play room for kids. The fitness center features Peloton bikes and a full yoga studio in addition to state-of-the-art fitness equipment.

 

Colton House

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The property addresses COVID-19 safety concerns. Staff members adhere to the recommended CDC protocols. Guests can expect to see frequent disinfecting of high-traffic areas.

 

Housekeeping service is available by request only. Staff will not enter your room while you’re there. The property uses CDC-recommended cleaning products and supplies suites with disinfecting wipes. Read more about the property’s COVID-19 response on the website.

 

Grand opening rates start at $149.

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