Address604 Brazos Street AustinSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Every city should have a beautiful old historic hotel made out of native stone, preferably built in the late 1800s by a wealthy cattle baron. No generic hotel decor here; this place is pure Texas, from the leather couches to the mounted longhorn head on the wall. (Not to worry: the elegant rooms are taxidermy-free.)
A bit of trivia? LBJ and Lady Bird had their first date here. Valet parking is a lofty $28 per night.
Our independent authors have visited The Driskill and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Downtown.
Description provided by property
Discover unrivaled luxury, state-of-the-art amenities and exceptional services at this legendary city centre hotel. Renowned as a historical Austin landmark, the Driskill is only moments from the city's most popular attractions.
Originally built in 1886, the Driskill elegantly combines old-world charm with all of today's modern luxuries. Relax with a massage from the full service spa, work out in the modern fitness centre or dine at the award-winning on-site restaurant. The 24-hour concierge service can also help to make sure every stay is unforgettable.
Experience all the excitement of the city centre only steps from the Driskill's front doors. Enjoy a concert at the Austin Music Hall, visit the Texas State Capitol or find luxury shopping, all located within walking distance of the hotel.
You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.
Guests under the age of 21 must check in with a parent or official guardian.
Please note, there is an additional charge of USD 5 for larger vehicles.
Bed & Breakfast Package includes a full American breakfast for up to 2 guests each morning at 1886 Cafe. Tax is not included.
Park & Surf Package includes complimentary valet parking for one vehicle per room per day and complimentary WiFi access. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking throughout
- Non-smoking rooms
- Family rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Concierge service
Bureau de Change/ATM
- ATM/cash machine on site
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Bicycle rental
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Pets allowed
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