Things to do in Austin
Everything is bigger and better in Texas and that includes Austin. Considered the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin is a mecca for entertainment, shopping, dining and business.
Business visitors are in luck, we are conveniently located near the city's hot high-tech trade, including the headquarters of Dell and National Instruments. Plus, the offices of IBM, Oracle, and the University of Texas’ J.J. Pickle Research Campus are all located within a short driving distance.
For a change of scenery, downtown Austin is just a quick 20 minutes away. This vibrant university area offers a laid-back vibe, down-home dining and of course a non-stop live music scene!
- Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
- Apple Inc.
- Charles Schwab
- Formula 1 Austin
- Frank Erwin Center
- Lady Bird Lake
- Lake Travis
- Lions Municipal Golf Course
- Morris Williams Golf Course
- National Instruments Corporation
- The Domain Austin
- Top Golf Austin
- University of Texas, Austin
- Zilker Metropolitan Park
How To Get Here
View our List of Things to do in Austin
- The Domain Austin (0.1 miles)
Located right across the street from our hotel in an attractive park-like setting, The Domain Austin is the city's newest work, live, play development.
- Punch Bowl Social (0.2 miles)
Located just steps from our hotel, Punch Bowl Social is a vibrant social scene with local spirits, signature food menu, and variety of games.
- Top Golf Austin (0.5 miles)
A fun and interactive source for entertainment, Top Golf Austin features food, spirits, and innovative driving range right around the corner from our hotel.
- University of Texas, Austin (8 miles)
UT Austin is the flagship institution of Texas and has the 5th largest enrollment in the nation, 350-acre campus, outstanding academic reputation, and highly-acclaimed sports teams.
- Lions Municipal Golf Course (8 miles)
Originally constructed by the Lions Club in 1928, Lions Municipal Golf Course was Austin's first public golf course and serves as a favorite for Austin locals.
- Frank Erwin Center (8 miles)
Cheer on the UT men's and women's basketball teams, or attend your favorite concert at this popular, multipurpose arena.
- Morris Williams Golf Course (8 miles)
Morris Williams Golf Course is a contoured course featuring a driving range, elevated putting greens, and beautiful rolling terrain.
- Lady Bird Lake (10 miles)
Located in downtown Austin, Lady Bird Lake offers 10 miles of shoreline trails and attracts many runners, walkers and cyclists.
- Zilker Park (11 miles)
This 350-acre park in south Austin serves as a destination for many recreational activities as well as large events like the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
- Lake Travis (15 miles)
Located in west Austin, Lake Travis is a Colorado River reservoir and popular destination for fishing, boating, swimming, picnicking, and camping.
- SXSW (11.4 miles)
A hub for all things new in music, film, and technology, this world class festival brings together industry professionals and features panel discussions, concerts, and trade shows.
- Formula 1 Austin (23.4 miles)
Catch one of the most exciting races in motorsports at Circuit of the Americas racetrack.
View our nearby corporate offices
Check out the local corporate offices near Aloft Austin at the Domain:
- Apple - 4.7 miles
- IBM - 0.9 miles
- Facebook - 12.6 miles
- Amazon - 1.0 miles
- Dell - 5.9 miles
- National Instruments Corporation - 0.9 miles
- Google - 2.8 miles
- Intel - 13.3 miles
- Microtrend - 0.6 miles
- Charles Schwab - 4.6 miles