By Adriana Pop, Associate Editor
Located off IH-35 near Pflugerville, the 84-key property is about a 25-minute drive from Austin Bergstrom International Airport and 15 miles from downtown Austin. Local attractions include the University of Texas, Hawaiian Falls Water Park, Austin Zoo, Austin Children’s Museum, The Wells Branch Walking Trail and Disc Golf Course. The hotel is a short commute from Round Rock, home to the Round Rock Express minor league baseball team and Palm House Museum. Pearson, Dell, Samsung, Sears and IBM are nearby.
Country Inn & Suites Austin offers complimentary “Be Our Guest Breakfast” buffet, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, free Wi-Fi Internet, flat screen television, ample work space, refrigerator and microwave, as well as non-smoking and handicapped-accessible rooms and free parking.
Founded in 1971, Dallas-based HMC is one of the oldest independent hotel management firms in the lodging industry as well as one of the largest third-party hotel management companies.
According to the company’s website, HMC’s Texas portfolio also includes hotels located in Big Spring, Fredericksburg, El Paso, Stephenville, Round Rock, Frisco, Midland, Gonzales, Cotulla, Kenedy, Pleasanton, Odessa, Addison, Dilley, Stanton and Karnes City.