East 5th

East Austin, Austin

East Austin will make your senses run wild. Painted bright with incredible murals, each street is like taking a walk through an art gallery. Known for outstanding eateries, live music, and an active outdoor community, this neighborhood will keep you wanting more. East 5th is perfectly tucked away just outside downtown, giving you a quiet escape after a long day of exploring. Let your tastebuds experience a traditional yet upscale Mexican dish using local ingredients at Suerte — order anything with tortillas, they’re homemade masa is muy bueno. For a cozy night in, grab some treats at the Whole Foods just two blocks away and whip up your own Texan-inspired dish. Unwind as you take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool. Or escape the blazing Texas sun and get active in the expansive fitness center. Book your stay here and get ready to be entertained.

The Sonder standard

Contactless check-in

Professionally cleaned

Fast WiFi

24/7 support

Top amenities

Stocked kitchen

Fitness Room


Air conditioning

Responding to COVID-19

We thoroughly clean and disinfect each Sonder before and after every stay. We also offer self check-in and 24/7 guest support via our app, so you can limit in-person interactions.
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Availability and rates


Book with peace of mindCancel your reservation up to 3 days before check-in for a full refund

Please note: The layout, furniture, and decor of your space may vary from what's shown here.

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Amenities at East 5th

The Sonder standard

Working, relaxing, and living. Our spaces have all the essentials you need for your stay.

Contactless check-in
Fast WiFi
Professionally cleaned
Fresh towels
24/7 support
Artisan coffee
Comfortable bedding
Shower amenities

Air conditioning

Stocked kitchen


Fitness Room


Outdoor Space

Outdoor Grill

Kid Friendly

The neighborhood

East Austin

One of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Austin, Eastside is where old meets new. With eateries and boutiques popping up throughout the neighborhood, East Austin is bursting with great Mexican food, dive bars, and bodegas.


East Austin, 1211 East 5th Street, Austin

Public Transit

Nearest Public Transportation: Plaza Saltillo. Public Transportation to Downtown: 20 min.


Driving time to downtown is about 5 minutes.


  • Free street parking nearby

  • Paid street parking nearby

  • There are no free parking lots nearby

  • There's a paid parking lot nearby

Booking policies

Check-in is at 4:00 pm Checkout is at 11:00 am

You may request early check-in and/or late check-out after booking. Our team will do our best to accommodate any requests based on availability.


  • Wheelchair access available

  • Elevators available

House Rules

  • No smoking (not even on balconies/patios)

  • No pets (not even really cute ones) unless otherwise stated

  • No parties (not even really quiet ones)

* Please be respectful of your neighbors and keep noise to a minimum from 10:00 pm – 8:00 am.

Please note

  • There's no cable. We've provided a Chromecast for streaming.

Flexible cancellation

We offer flexible cancellations for all bookings. Select the Flex Rate to cancel your booking up to 3 days before check-in and receive a full refund. For longer stays that are paid monthly, we require at least 30 days notice to cancel or modify without fees.

Anything else you'd like to know?

For stays less than 45 nights, call our Reservations Team at 1-617-300-0956, or select an international phone number here.

For stays 45 nights and longer, email our sales team at [email protected].