• Afternoon tea at Goodall's Kitchen in Hotel Ella

Hotel Ella

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Hotel Ella features a variety of unique signature programming throughout the year for hotel guests and Austinites alike. This spring, come relax and soak up the sun with a daily pool pass. Or, join us any weekday for happy hour specials in the Ella Parlor Bar. Explore our current experience offerings below.

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Hotel Ella Salon Series: A Love Letter to Texas Women

On Wednesday, April 25th, celebrate the grit and grace of Texas women with Hotel Ella’s Salon Series featuring guest speaker Sarah Bird.

In her book A Love Letter to Texas Women, Bird pays tribute to the female legends of the Lone Star State, from the everyday neighbor to homegrown heroes like Ann Richards and Lady Bird Johnson. Join us for a reading from her personal essays and hear what’s to come from the award-winning author.



Mother's Day at Hotel Ella

This Mother’s Day, say thanks to mom with a special brunch at Goodall’s Kitchen inside Hotel Ella.

Available on Sunday, May 13th from 7am-3pm, Goodall’s brunch menu features classics like deviled eggs, ricotta hotcakes and a crab benedict. Every mom gets a complimentary mimosa and the option for a manicure.


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Pool Pass

Dip into the season with a pool day at Hotel Ella. Now through Labor Day weekend, you can sip cocktails and get sunkissed at the pool without a room reservation.

While you’re here, do as you please: With a daily pass, you can lounge under the cabana with friends or your favorite page-turner, enjoy drinks + snacks for purchase from Goodall's Kitchen, or spend the day making a splash.

CALL 512.495.1800 TO RESERVE

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Afternoon Tea

Goodall’s Kitchen serves a delightful weekend tea service from 3-5pm, Saturdays & Sundays. Afternoon Tea features a selection of organic Austin-based Zhi Teas and an assortment of traditional tea sandwiches, pastries, and confectionary sweets. Reservations are required with minimum 48 hours notice.

CALL 512.495.1800 TO RESERVE

Inside the Parlor Bar at Hotel Ella

Parlor Bar Happy Hour

Join us Monday-Friday between 4-7 p.m. for weekday happy hour, featuring half-off cocktails, beers, and wine by the glass, plus specialty pricing on bar snacks.


Hotel Ella

  • 1900 Rio Grande
  • Austin TX 78705
  • 800.311.1619

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