By the Kent Redding Group

AUSTIN, TX. – Spending 24 hours in Austin Texas? If so, you’ve come to the right place! In this article, we will provide you with tips on where to stay, what to eat, and what to do.

What to Stay

There’s no denying that Austin has a wide variety of excellent hotels to choose from and one of the best places to stay during 24 hours in Austin is the Hotel San Jose.  

Located at 1316 S Congress Ave in Austin, this hotel was built in 1936 and offers the perfect South Western style bungalow hotel that you’ve been searching for.

Each room offers minimalist interiors, kimono bathrobes, custom sheets and amenities like handmade furniture, minibars and so much more.

Where to Eat

One of the many great things about Austin Texas is the food, of course, here you will find a wide variety of excellent restaurants to choose from but since you’re here for 24 hours you should make your visit count by visiting Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ.

Open for breakfast/lunch/dinner, Valentina’s is located at 11500 Manchaca Road in Austin, they offer some of the most delicious Tex-Mex in Austin Texas, including an excellent breakfast menu (served from 8:00 am to 11:00 am) so make this restaurant one of the places that you stop to enjoy a meal during your stay in Austin Texas.

What to Do

Last of all, but most important is what to do.

Austin is a great city to visit all year long because there’s always something fun to do regardless of the time of year that you’re visiting. Some of the things that you should consider doing during your 24 hours in Austin include the following:

Austin Capital Segway Tour

Cost - $79

This 2.5-hour tour is a great way to see Austin Texas, it starts at the Texas State Capital and will take you past all of Austin’s most “well-known” locations including the Driskill Hotel, Rainey Street, and South Congress Avenue.

Swim at Barton Springs Pool

Cost - $8 for non-residents

Boasting year around temperatures of 69 to 70 degrees, Barton Springs Pool offers the opportunity for you to get a little exercise in during your 24 hours in Austin while enjoying the natural beauty of Zilker Park and the surrounding area.

Austin Texas Music

Since Austin is also known as the “music capital of the world” you can’t leave town without taking in some sweet sounds from local and well-known musicians who frequently visit Austin.

Some of the best places to enjoy live music in Austin Texas include the Continental Club, Elephant Room and Moody Theater.

Learn More About Austin Texas

To learn more about Austin Texas contact the Kent Redding Group today by calling us at (512) 306-1001 or click here to connect with us online. 

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