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Sonder at East 5th

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BBQ/picnic Area
Signature Studio | Individually decorated, individually furnished, laptop workspace
Deluxe Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony | Living room | Flat-screen TV
Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom | Private kitchen | Full-sized fridge, microwave, oven, stovetop

Overview of Sonder at East 5th

Sonder at East 5th

3.5 star property
3.5-star aparthotel with outdoor pool, near Sixth Street

8.4/10 Very good

95 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
1211 East 5th Street, Austin, TX, 78702
Main amenities
  • 40 smoke-free apartments
  • Air conditioning
  • Barbecue grills
  • Concierge services
  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Washer/dryer

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In East Cesar Chavez
  • Sixth Street - 8 min walk
  • Austin Convention Center - 10 min walk
  • University of Texas at Austin - 20 min walk
  • Texas State Capitol - 24 min walk
  • South Congress Avenue - 27 min walk
  • Rainey Street - 1 min drive
  • Lady Bird Lake - 6 min drive
  • Moody Theater - 7 min drive
  • Barton Springs Pool - 6 min drive
  • Zilker Park - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) - 11 min drive
  • Austin Station - 9 min drive
  • Plaza Saltillo Station - 5 min walk
  • Downtown Station - 11 min walk


  • Snooze - 1 min walk
  • Latchkey - 4 min walk
  • The Lucky Duck - 3 min walk
  • Scoot Inn - 3 min walk
  • Hopdoddy Burger Bar - 2 min walk

About this property

Sonder at East 5th

When you stay at Sonder at East 5th, you'll be in a great location, within a short 10-minute walk of Sixth Street and Austin Convention Center. For a workout, you can visit the fitness centre, or go for a morning swim at the outdoor pool. Apartments feature bonuses such as kitchens and washers/dryers, along with balconies or patios and flat-screen TVs. Fellow travellers love the helpful staff and location. Public transportation is only a short walk: Plaza Saltillo Station is 5 minutes and Downtown Station is 11 minutes.


Catalan, English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected


Contactless social distancing
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Property amenities


  • Outdoor pool


  • Free WiFi

Family friendly

  • Free cot/infant bed


  • Cleaning supplies
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric kettle
  • Freezer
  • Fridge (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stovetop


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Bath or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided


  • Flat-screen TV with digital service

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony or patio
  • Barbecue


  • Washer/dryer
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry detergent

Work spaces

  • Laptop workspace


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • Lift
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near a metro station

Things to do

  • Fitness centre


  • 40 rooms
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Traditional architecture

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Contactless check-in is available.


<p>Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.</p><p>Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.</p><p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Sonder East 5th
Sonder at East 5th Austin
Sonder at East 5th Aparthotel
Sonder at East 5th Aparthotel Austin

Frequently asked questions

Does Sonder at East 5th offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sonder at East 5th does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sonder at East 5th?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Sonder at East 5th?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Sonder at East 5th?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sonder at East 5th?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless social distancing is available.
What is there to do at Sonder at East 5th and nearby?
Sonder at East 5th has an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.
Does Sonder at East 5th have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen, which also includes a coffee maker, a toaster and a fridge.
Does Sonder at East 5th have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, each apartment features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Sonder at East 5th like?
Sonder at East 5th is a short 5-minute walk from Plaza Saltillo Station and 8 minutes' walk from Sixth Street. Travellers say that the aparthotel is in a great location.



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Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

Sarah, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

angelos, 3-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Tim, 4-night trip
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6/10 Good

Joakim, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Eric, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Centrally located modern apartment in Austin
Good size apartment with all the required amenities. Clean and secure. Efficient customer service. Excellent location close to restaurants, shops, visitor centre
Seema, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Larry, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Dimitri, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Timothy, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Paul, 3-night trip
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