Hampton Inn & Suites @ The University of Texas/Capitol Hotel in Austin Texas is an eight mile drive to the Travis County Exposition Center, a multi-purpose facility located in the heart of the Texas capital. Situated on 128 acres, the Travis County Exposition Center showcases the versatility to handle any type of event. The Exposition Center is also the permanent home to the Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo as well as formal banquets, arts & crafts shows, dog shows, car shows, and even a circus. All of the facilities at this quality venue including the Luedecke Arena, the Skyline Club, the Show Barn and the Banquet Hall are adjacent to one another with convenient paved parking for 4,000 cars.Learn more about the Travis County Exposition Center.After a day of events, guests can relax at our brand new Austin TX hotel near the Travis County Exposition Center. Business, group and leisure travelers alike prefer our hotel for hospitality, comfort, and easy access to all that Austin has to offer. After a rejuvenating sleep experience, guests can wake up to a delicious hot breakfast each morning – on the house!View directions to the Travis County Exposition Center from our hotel, powered by Google.