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Visitors Guide to Austin and UT

Visitors Guide to Austin and UT

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The Austin Chabad Visitors Info. Guide

Visiting Austin Texas- Kosher/Shabbos/Woman's Mikvah

Welcome to Austin!


Kosher info is at http://studentorgs.utexas.edu/cjso/Kosher/ on the Chabad Austin web site, in brief:

There is a high class deli+ and Kosher store here, it is in an H-E-B supermarket store, centrally located off the Far West Blvd exit of loop 1 (Mopac Expressway) at 7025 Village Center Dr 512-502-8459 call for hours.

There is a Gourmet Kosher bakery it the bakery of Randalls supermarket store located off the "RR 2222" exit off loop 1, at 5311 Balcones, the breads baked there are pareve (pas yisroel) and the cakes and sweets are dairy (NOT Cholov Yisroel) a limited amount of cakes are Pareve.

both are under Rabbi Yosef Levertov's Hashgacha

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Daily morning Minyan:

There is daily morning Minyan at our building at 7AM on Mon. - Fri. and on Sunday is at Chabad in community (4413 Spicewood Springs Rd #106).
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Shabbos:

Chabad House - next to UT campus- hosts Minyanim and serves meals on Shabbos and major holidays, (right now the Chabad House is only open when school is in session) We hope visitors appreciate it and make a generous donation.

We also have Shabbos Minyanim at our Chabad Northwest hills location
512 977 0770

It is allways advisible that you verify that we will be open the particular Shabbat you want to visit.

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Lodging

As of now, there are hotels and other sleeping accommodations at the UT location Chabad House which include:

DoubleTree Guest Suites 512 478-7000 (a few blocks away)
http://doubletree1.hilton.com/en_US/dt/hotel/AUSFLDT-Doubletree-Guest-Suites-Austin-Texas/index.do

The AT&T Hotel and Conference Center 1-877-744-8822 http://www.meetattexas.com/

Hotel Ella 724-755-3782
http://hotelella.com/
They offer discounted rates at $199 for Classic Queen and Deluxe King rooms and $219 for Deluxe Double Queens. Guest can book direct with Hotel Ella and mention the UT Rate.

Four Seasons 512-685-8100
http://www.fourseasons.com/austin
They offer a 15% discounted on their published rate for University of Texas parents. Please ask for the UT Parents rate for the discount.

Austin Folk House (1/2 block away) 1-866-472-6700 http://www.austinfolkhouse.com/

Star of Texas Inn (around the corner) (same owners as above)
611 W. 22nd St. 866-472-6700 512-472-6700, http://www.staroftexasinn.com/

We are within a longer walking distance to the downtown hotels
and more.
(we are 2 miles from Hilton downtown- according to Google)

Near community (4413 Spicewood Springs Rd #106):

The closest hotel to the NW Hills location is the Northwest Holiday Inn which is 2 miles away

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Chabad has a Womans' Mikva, for an appointment 512-418-9770

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Chabad runs a Jewish Day School- Bais Menachem Hebrew Academy
austinhebrewacademy.com
512-343-2500

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Chabad runs a Gan Israel Day Camp

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The Rohr Chabad Jewish Student Center @ UT
2101 Nueces Street
Austin, TX 78705

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Chabad Center for Jewish Living
4413 Spicewood Springs #106
Austin, TX 78759

http://chabadaustin.com/


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