The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta Hotel

Austin, Texas


Immerse yourself in Austin’s history and charm amid the unbridled elegance of the The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta Hotel, located in the heart of The Live Music Capital of the World. Our Sonesta love of art comes to life in this splendid hotel – from our historic Art Deco façade and sophisticated décor to our carefully crafted cocktails and cuisine. Settle in to our beautifully appointed rooms, and let our Texas hospitality wash over you.

Our two upscale-dining establishments add memorable flavors to your stay, as does our historic bar. Our 6,000 square feet of meeting and event space are all located on one level, adding convenience to your gathering of up to 400 attendees. And it’s all centrally located on Austin’s famed Congress Avenue.

Accommodations + Meetings

The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta is ideally located on Congress Avenue and a short stroll from the Texas State Capitol. We offer state-of-the-art conference rooms with dazzling city views, exceptional leisure amenities second to none, and access to the countless cultural attractions of the Live Music Capital of the World. Whether it’s business or a special event that brings you to our doorstep.

The well-equipped meeting spaces at The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta offer refined settings for your next meeting, wedding, conference, or social or family event. Our six sophisticated venues comprise 6,000 square feet of space. And our relaxed rooms and suites offer the perfect accommodations to complement your experience.

Meeting Specs

  • Meeting Room Space
    6,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Number of Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Meeting Room
    3,600 Sq. Ft.
  • Second Largest Meeting Room
    960 Sq. Ft.
  • Outdoor Meeting Space
    750 Sq. Ft.

Lodging Options

  • Number of Sleeping Rooms
  • Number of Suites
  • Number of Double Rooms
  • Number of Single Rooms

Year Property Built


Year of Last Renovation


Nearest Major Airport: Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)

Distance from Airport: 10 miles / 15 minutes

Area Member DMC: Fifth Street DMC – DMC Network

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