A towering icon within a vibrant Central Business District, Fairmont Austin is uniquely located amid the lush greenery of Palm Park and Waller Creek and directly connected to the Austin Convention Center. The newly opened 37-story luxury hotel features 1,048 richly appointed guest rooms and suites with picturesque vistas of Lady Bird Lake, a dramatic cityscape and the State Capitol. Guests indulge in exquisite dining, a pampering spa and state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Fairmont Austin engages guests with the city's famed music scene, as well as the area's celebrated cuisine and diverse artistic lifestyle.
NEW Airport Arrival Info
In November 2018 the pick-up location for taxis, ride app cars and off-site rental car drop off services at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport will operate from the ground level of the Rental Car Facility. The relocation of the taxi and ride app pick-up area will reduce airport roadway congestion by approximately 3,700 cars per day at the entries of the Barbara Jordan Terminal. This location is a few minute walk from the terminal. Although there is directional signage, travelers will have to navigate through the covered parking garages.
Directions to reach the new taxi and ride app pick-up area from lower-level baggage claim and upper-level ticketing are below.
• From Lower-Level / Baggage Claim: Exit baggage claim of the Barbara Jordan Terminal to cross the street and enter the garage. Take garage elevators to Level 2. Walk through the pathway found in the center of the garage or take mobility assistance towards Taxi, ride app and Rental Car signs to cross the garage. You will reach pick-up area after crossing the road.
• From Upper-Level / Drop-off and Ticketing: Exit the Barbara Jordan Terminal to use the pedestrian crosswalk to cross the street to the garage. Walk through the parking garage following the signs to the Rental Car Facility. Take the elevators on left, down one floor (Level G) to reach pick-up area.
Austin averages a daily maximum temperature for November that's between 68 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit (20 to 24 degrees Celsius). The minimum temperature usually falls between 48 and 53 °F (9 to 12 °C). Days can cool off quickly towards evening, so pack a jacket - and check the weather before you arrive to see if rain will be in the forecast.
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Things to Do
What you hear is true. With vibrant entertainment and culture, inspiring cuisine and stunning outdoor settings, Austin lets you create a soundtrack all your own. Home to more than 250 music venues and a vibrant arts scene and plenty of top notch shopping, you're sure to find something of interest!
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Be sure to bring your appetite when you come to Austin, as you’ll quickly find out there’s a lot to sip, sample and savor everywhere you go. From craft beers and creative cocktails to melt in your mouth brisket and savory breakfast tacos, Austin has what you’re craving.
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