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The Driskill

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Reviewed 14 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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Porter, United States
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Highly recommend if you like great customer service, nice ambience, clean rooms, and stately feel! The room had a great view and the staff were extremely customer focused. The concierge service was very helpful as well !

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Room was clean and comfortable. The service was excellent,..above and beyond. The bar/lounge area was as good as any hotel I have ever been and the location of the hotel could not have better. The concierge Temara, is the finest concierge in Austin.

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Reviewed 9 March 2016

The lobby is impressive. The bar is impressive. The casual 1886 cafe in the lobby is very good and convenient. We found the high level of service very friendly and customer focused. The hotel as perfectly situated next to the 6th St. drag of clubs. The hotel has an old section and a new section. Rooms appear to be in...

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Los Angeles, United States
Reviewed 9 March 2016

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

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Windom, United States
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The rooms are beautiful, the staff is wonderful and the location is great for playing on 6th Street or shopping in the area. Museums and capital are close. The place is a gem. The are bikes to ride - something Austin is doing and easy to get a taxi.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I felt very welcomed and staff was tremendously responsive to my requests. The room was spotless. Decor absolutely delightful for a New Yorker. The meals in the restaurants were outstanding, the service amazing. Friendliness is the norm. Did I mention the staff was delightful, unpretentious but respectful. It was like being home.

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Driskill Hotel Restaurant
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Cuisines: American, International
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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: $310 - $888 (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:
#14 Luxury Hotel in Austin
#17 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#25 Family Hotel in Austin
#35 Business Hotel in Austin
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