The Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown Convention Center is ideally located in downtown Austin across the street from the Austin Convention Center. This location provides guests easy walking access to the business district, 6th Street, The University of Texas, State Capitol and other downtown attractions. Nearby attractions include the Harry Ransom Museum, Frost Bank Tower, Esther's Follies, Governor's Mansion, Austin Children's Museum, Paramount Theater, Austin Museum of Art, Texas State Capitol, Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge, Austin City Hall, Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, LBJ Presidential Library and Zilker Botanical Garden. Austin Bergstrom International Airport is just 8 miles away.Guests of the Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown/ Convention Center enjoy an abundance of amenities The 24 hour fitness room provides cardio, free weights and modern exercise equipment, an indoor salt water pool and spa tub. Nearby recreational activities include golf at the Riverside and Jimmy Clay courses. For fun and relaxation, guests can find the Lone Star Riverboats, Capital Cruises, Austin Duck Adventures, Zilker Park Canoe Rentals, Barton Springs Pool, Airscape Parasail and Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center.Champions Sports Bar and Grill, featuring 24 flat screen TVs, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Market is open 24 hours featuring food, snacks and refreshments. Starbucks serves specialty coffees. Hotel services and facilities include laundry, luggage hold, complimentary weekday newspaper, complimentary fitness center, and complimentary high speed Internet access and safety deposit boxes. Business travelers can enjoy 10 meeting rooms 6,600 square feet of meeting space.The Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown Convention Center offers all non smoking spacious guest rooms with plush, luxury bedding and custom comforters that evoke warmth and comfort.