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The Driskill

604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
+1 512-474-5911
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful hotel” (79 reviews)
“driskill bar” (41 reviews)
“classic hotel” (17 reviews)
604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
+1 512-474-5911
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It isn't cheap to stay here. the location is excellent and the bar and lounge area is very nice. There is often live music in the lounge so it is a great place to relax.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Downtown close to 6th Street and Entertainment District. Awesome Bar with great appetizers . The Historic look is unique to the Downtown area.

Thank yasminr73
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stately and historic Hotel in the heart of Austin, one block off of Congress Avenue on 6th Street. To those who don't know, 6th Street is a very popular tourist attraction, particularly at night and on weekends. Always fun to stroll through the lobby and...More

Thank Gwalden11
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Driskill is a hotel and Austin landmark like no other. The Driskill, a Romanesque-style building completed in 1886, is the oldest operating hotel in Austin, Texas, United States, and one of the best-known hotels in Texas generally. Stay there if you can. Its location...More

1  Thank jrcruisexp
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love, love, love coming to this place just for a drink with friends. It is so Texas and with so much history.

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would give them a zero. 100% of the room was paid from my bank account, but walked us on our wedding night at midnight to the Aloft (blah). Had a pre-printed letter to do so (why not call us, so we can make other arrangements?!)....More

Thank Chelsie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, historic hotel with a happening lobby and bar. Beautifully decorated for the holidays. Can't go wrong with a stop to the Driscill.

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by and toured the lobby and enjoyed the architecture. We also stopped for a drink at the bar and would highly recommend enjoying the ambiance. I would budget about an hour to stop by.

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here because we went to a few concerts in the area and wanted to experience the local charm of this hotel. This is clearly a historic hotel and there is a lot of history available to check out. It opened in 1886 and...More

Thank PKDenton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This elegant hotel opened inn1886 and has a long interesting history. The lobby is beautiful with Doric columns and small seating areas served by the 1886 Bakery. On the mezzanine level, the bar is a throwback to moneyed cattle barons. They have live music around...More

Thank Karen L
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Judy M
7 October 2016|
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Response from Kenrintx | Reviewed this property |
We just visited on our own as we were in Austin for our daughter's 50th birthday. The hotel is fabulous.
Sandra C
15 September 2016|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
No problem at all!!! Enjoy!!!
11 February 2016|
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Response from teejayem | Reviewed this property |
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