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Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown Hotel Review: This pretty, colorful hotel complex was designed for relaxing stays, even if the reason you've come is a work-heavy conference. It combines the feel of a vacation resort and a country estate, with lots of flowers, fountains and lawns throughout. While the exterior of the buildings have a somewhat standard, condo look about them, the interiors are more unique. Handmade furniture, regional artwork and antiques make the rooms stand out from those typically found in conference hotels. Sweeping views of the Austin skyline are a nice extra. Rooms are available in standard single, double, suite and executive varieties, and all feature such amenities as 27-inch flat-panel televisions, complimentary high-speed Internet and PrinterOn service, which allows guests to print from their rooms to the hotel's 24-hour business center. The proximity to downtown means even business travelers can easily escape for a bit of Austin entertainment.