2018 Diamond - Voted #3
Located within a 10-minute walk of Longhorn nation at the University of Texas, Hotel Ella is a boutique hotel set within a refurbished manor house dating back to 1898. All rooms include free Internet access, flat-screen TVs, minibars and luxe bed linens. 1st-floor junior suites open onto a private walled garden terrace. 2nd-floor junior suites include a private veranda. Other amenities include a sophisticated restaurant offering global cuisine, a wine bar, an outdoor swimming pool with sundeck, and a courtyard featuring sculptures by artist Charles Umlauf. Very reminiscent of staying in a European hotel with all the fixings! Citywide Spotlight visitors will love the pool and the overall feel of everyone soaking in the sun.