of Rooms have been reserved at the two hotels listed below, as
well as in a private dormitory on the University of Texas Campus.
attempt to stay within the hotel with which we are contracted
as this helps to keep the meeting costs down. Please make your reservations
directly with the hotels using the information provided.
500 East 4th Street
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: (512) 482-8000
Single - $112.00
Double - $132.00
Triple/Quad - $152.00
Hilton Austin hotel is located in downtown Austin, one block from Sixth
Street entertainment and within walking distance from the Warehouse
Entertainment district, and is the only hotel in Austin across the
street from the Austin Convention Center. It is also convenient for
such attractions as the Capitol Building, Bob Bullock Texas Historical
Museum and the LBJ Presidential Library. Only seven miles or ten minutes
from the Austin Bergstrom International Airport, the property features
800 rooms, each equipped with a spacious work desk with two phones
(each with 2 lines), voicemail and a data port offering Wireless High
Speed Internet Service.
Hilton is the host hotel for the meeting, all events, social and
scientifiic. Please consider staying at the Hilton as our room block
is very important in keeping the meeting as economical as possible.
Hampton Inn and Suites
200 San Jacinto
Austin, Texas 78701
Rates: Single - $105.00
Double - $125.00
Triple/Quad - $145.00
Hampton Inn is
leading chain of quality, value-priced hotels. Here you’ll find
clean, fresh, comfortable rooms standard with a coffee maker, iron
and ironing board, data port, and free in-room movie channel. Enjoy
local calls and no surcharge for using a calling card, free breakfast
bar, complimentary copies of USA Today Monday through Friday, free
coffee and tea in the lobby 24 hours a day, and 24-hour front desk,
and fax service. The Hampton Inn is within walking distance to the
Hilton, about 4 blocks.
Use code - BOT for Conference Rate when registering on-line
The Dobie Center Dorms
Austin, Texas 78705
Rates: Single - $45.00 per person
Double - $36.50 per person
2005 has contracted with a private residence hall for primarily
student housing at the conference. Dobie is located on the edge of
of Texas - Austin campus and is about 2 miles away from the Hilton.
Linens are included as well as a breakfast buffet.
is available from the Hall to the Hilton. Check online at www.capmetro.org for
the best route and times to fit your schedule.
can be made only through the Botany 2005 website.