Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a chance to unwind in private after a long day of business, an in-room hot tub is often just the thing to soothe and relax. The visitor to Austin, Texas, will be pleasantly surprised at the offerings: From posh to practical, there's a whirlpool suite for everyone. So go ahead and indulge a bit longer in the blues, beer and barbecue. You'll have your own private spa waiting whenever you're ready.
The Lap of Luxury
For the ultimate in indulgence, reserve one of five suites at The Driskill in downtown Austin that feature Jacuzzi tubs. This historic hotel also offers in-room massage services and private steam rooms in the fitness center. All rooms come with complimentary wireless Internet service, luxury linens and imported European bath products.
The Driskill Hotel 604 Brazos St. Austin, TX 78701 800-252-9367 driskillhotel.com
Hide away in blissful ease at the Lake Austin Spa Resort. Located just 35 miles from downtown Austin, Lake Austin's Premier Garden Cabins feature private outdoor Jacuzzis and in-room whirlpool bathtubs. Lake Austin is a full-service retreat, offering yoga and fitness classes along with a full range of spa services.
Lake Austin Spa Resort 1705 South Quinlan Park Rd. Austin, TX 78732 800-847-5637 lakeaustin.com
Those interested in effortless relaxation without a hefty price tag should consider the Fairfield Inn and Suites near the University of Texas campus, or the Country Inn and Suites in North Austin. Both hotels offer suites with whirlpool tubs; ask for the spa room at Fairfield or a whirlpool suite at the Country Inn.
Fairfield Inn and Suites Austin-University Area 959 Reinli St. Austin, TX 78751 888-758-0889 marriot.com
Country Inn and Suites North Austin 7400 I-35 North Austin, TX 78752 800-596-2375 countryinns.com