Immerse yourself in Austin's history and charm amid the unbridled elegance of The Stephen F Austin Royal Sonesta Hotel, located in the heart of the Live Music Capital of the World. Our Congress Avenue hotel in downtown Austin is steps from The Paramount Theatre, great shopping, dining and more. Just a short walk away, you’ll find the 2nd Street District’s shopping, entertainment, and locally owned food options. Enjoy our stunning views of attractions like the Texas State Capitol, or take a stroll to this historic building for a tour to see why its recognized as one of the most distinguished capitol buildings in the nation.