The Omni Austin Hotel Downtown is a very popular choice for tourists looking to explore the city's beating heart as well as those in for business. While Omni hotels are known for their luxurious rooms and amenities, the hotel in Austin is a favorite due to its central location. You will be within walking distance of multiple restaurants, cafes, entertainment venues and wonderful parks to spend a great day with the family. The Austin Bergstrom International Airport is 10km away, being the nearest airport.
If you're driving here, keep in mind the hotel is right in the heart of downtown Austin, so the free parking options will be limited and you will probably spend quite some time looking for a free space. Your best bet if you want to save time and avoid a parking ticket, is to find a nearby parking garage and head straight there. Luckily, there are many in the area, so read on to find some of your best options.
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Parking Garages Near the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown
When planning your visit or stay at Omni Austin Downtown, keep in mind that while there are many parking options nearby, the area is very busy. You might still have to drive around in case some of these options are already full, so plan enough time to find the perfect spot.
Here are some of the best parking options near the hotel.
While the hotel doesn't offer self-parking options, the guests do have valet parking service available, although it may be pricey considering the multiple options around. If you do want to use their service the overnight rate is $52 plus tax or $55 plus tax for oversized vehicles. Their parking facility is underground and you will have in/out access throughout the day.
Perry Brooks Garage
The Perry Brooks Garage is just across the street from the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, on 717 Brazos Street. The first 15 minutes here are free and the rates go from $3 for the additional 15 minutes, up to a daily maximum of $30. They offer an evening flat rate of $10 or $8 depending on the day of the week, if you access the garage after 4:30 p.m. and exit by 3 a.m. The overnight rate Monday - Sunday is $18 (in after 4:30 p.m., out by 8:30 a.m.) They are open 24/7.
600 Congress Garage
This convenient garage is located on 600 Congress Avenue with an entrance on the south side of 7th Street, between Congress & Colorado. It's right across from Perry's Steakhouse and just a 5-minute walk from the Omni Austin Hotel. Their rates start at $3 for 20 minutes and go up to $33 for 24 hours (ending at 3 a.m.). They offer an early bird flat rate of $13 if you arrive before 9 a.m. and leave by 5:30 p.m. or $10 if you arrive after 5 p.m. (Mon - Fri)
On Saturdays and Sundays the flat rate is $10 for up to 24 hours. This 871-space garage is open 24/7 and there are handicap-accessible spaces available.
The Littlefield garage is a 530-space parking facility on 508 Brazos St., just a couple of blocks from the Omni Austin hotel. It's an affordable, nearby option with rates going from $2 for 20 minutes up to a daily maximum of $24 (ends at 3 a.m.). Keep in mind during special events in the area the rates might go up, so always double-check before parking here.
They are open 24/7 and the availability is first-come-first-served so make sure to plan with enough time to find another option in case this garage is full.
Indeed Tower Garage
The Indeed Tower, located on 200 W 6th Street, offers over 1,500 parking spaces at its safe and convenient garage. It's just a 5-minute walk from the Omni Austin Hotel downtown, and the garage entrance is on 410 Colorado Street. If you want to save time and skip the hassle of driving around looking for available spots, get your SmartPass with Smarking ahead of time.
You can reserve and pay for your parking spot online at the Indeed Tower garage to have in/out access at the best prices in the area. The facility can only be accessed using your QR code, so you can be sure your car will be safely parked and have a worry-free day enjoying the downtown area.
Popular Attractions Nearby
Parking at the Indeed Tower Garage gives you easy access to many of the most popular destinations in downtown Austin. If you have time to explore the area, these are some of the must-visit spots around.
The parking garage is right on 6th Street, which is Austin's main entertainment hub. Here you will find fabulous restaurants, bars, entertainment and shopping venues. If you're looking to experience the true Austinite vibe and character of the city, you have to spend an afternoon exploring 6th Street.
The Bullock Museum
The Bob Bullock Museum is a must-see if you want to learn about Texas history. The museum features an incredible laser IMAX Theater and three levels of exhibitions that honor Texas history and culture. If you walk there along Congress Avenue, you'll also have a great view of the Texas Capitol, eccentric boutiques, and Instagram-worthy photo opportunities along the way.
Lady Bird Lake
Enjoy a lovely sunny day at Lady Bird Lake where you will find fantastic views of the city skyline, interesting boardwalks, as well as hiking and bike trails. It's an excellent location to go on river cruises, stand-up paddle boarding, or kayaking. To see the renowned Mexican bat show at sunset, take a boat trip along the lake to the South Congress Avenue bridge.