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The Driskill

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Boston, United States
Reviewed 22 March 2016

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Odessa, United States
Reviewed 21 March 2016

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Fort Worth, United States
Reviewed 21 March 2016

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NYC, United States
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This was a wonderful hotel with great food and the perfect location. I love the bars dark vibe with good drinks and always a flow of people coming and going. Tyler at the front desk was great and told me all the ghost stories!!!

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Lemme be clear.. I did NOT stay here. But that does not mean I'm happier than a bird with a french fry when it comes to this place. Here we go: The architecture - amazing! This truly is a sight to behold. The exterior design is amazing and the common areas / lobby are amazeballs Fine Dining - there is...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The Driskill is a great hotel with old charm and a friendly staff. I enjoyed my stay there very much. When first arrived at the hotel I was not at all aware of it's haunted reputation. That night I spent at the hotel was one I will never forget. The whole night particularly around 1-2 there was a strong smell...

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San Jose, United States
Reviewed 17 March 2016

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Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We were in town for a few days. we loved this place, it was beautiful, clean. The history of this place made it interesting. it was so beautiful and like a museum. The art work lined the halls. It was a great stay.

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College Station, United States
Reviewed 14 March 2016

20 minute wait for a valet ($34 per night), repainted walls in gaudy bright white, with matching white lights you could suntan with, next door construction noise starting at 330AM....... This hotel is in trouble.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Grand old hotel in a great location, now run by Hyatt. Location is great, right on 6th street. Hotel bar is very lively, packed every night I was there. Beautiful lobby, nice staff in the front. I stayed in a remodeled queen room in the old wing. The remodel must have chopped up grand old rooms into tiny ones because...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Driskill Hotel. Built in 1886 as the showplace of a cattle baron, The Driskill remains a landmark of legendary Texas hospitality. Located on Sixth Street in the heart of downtown Austin, the luxurious, historic hotel is convenient to all that the city has to offer, including the Texas State Capitol, convention center, opera, symphony, fine dining, shopping, and Austin's 6th Street music scene. Known as the "Live Music Capital of the World,®" Austin is home to nearly 200 music venues, many within walking distance of The Driskill. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Driskill

Address: 604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
Region: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range: €225 - €690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Driskill 4*
Number of rooms: 189
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Also Known As:
The Driskill Hotel Austin
Driskill Hotel Austin
Driskill Austin
The Driskill Austin, Texas
Hotel Style:
#13 Luxury Hotel in Austin
#17 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#25 Family Hotel in Austin
#35 Business Hotel in Austin
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