The University of Texas is just a quick drive away, only 2 miles from the W Austin, the best choice among hotels near University of Texas Austin. In Big 12 Conference sports, Texas has claimed more titles in men’s and women’s sports than any other school since the league began operating in 1996. From football to track, university athletics teams have earned more than 40 national championships, and current and former University of Texas at Austin athletes have won 88 Olympic medals, including 19 in Athens in 2004.
In a 2002 cover story, Sports Illustrated magazine named The University of Texas at Austin No. 1 among the nation’s 324 Division I athletic programs. The magazine cited the university’s success in athletic competition, attendance at sporting events on campus and a participation rate of more than 80 percent in intramural and club sports programs.
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W Austin wants to show its pride for The University of Texas alumni with preferred rates just for our Longhorns! Enjoy rates from $279 per night plus a complimentary SIP card (cocktail) with any booking over a home game weekend.
UT EMPLOYEE RATE
W Austin is pleased to offer a special rate to employees at the University of Texas. Enjoy rates from $185, valid UT employee credentials are all you need at check in. Subject to availability. Reserve online or call (877) 822-0000 and mention SET #35902.
HOOK 'EM HORNS!
Not an alumni? W Hotel Austin has special rates available for Longhorn fans as well. Enjoy up to 20% off your next stay with this offer for Texas residents, perfect for Texas parents visiting their favorite Longhorn during the school year. Book online or call 877 822 0000 and ask for rate plan RESFLOAT. Guest must present a valid Texas ID upon arrival.
University of Texas Football
W Austin hosts complimentary shuttles to each UT home game, starting just in time for tailgating. Click here for this year's schedule.
For details about our Game Day shuttle reach out to our Concierge team at WAustinConcierge@whotels.com.
MORE SPECIALS FOR FOOTBALL FANS
AWAY Spa Specials
Did you party like a rock star during the game? Detox and refuel at the AWAY Spa with a hot stone massage, guaranteed to leave you feeling perfectly balanaced, stress free, and fully recovered (until the next tailgate). 75/100 min $225/$300
Fuel up for game day by indulging in brunch at TRACE, and receive a complimentary brunch cocktail with any entrée purchase. Brunch is served all weekend from 10:30am-3pm, with tunes from DJ IWannaBeHer. Show your us game ticket or flash your finest burnt orange on Game Day or the Sunday after and receive $4 Texas beers. View menu online >>