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The Driskill

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604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful historic building with very interesting historical paintings and illustration of events. Beautiful restoration

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 937jeffg
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped here in a 20 block walk to see the hotel and have a drink. It is worth the stop even though cocktails are quite expensive

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mandmnord
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

we stopped by the bar for a drink and spent an hour walking the first two floors. what a glorious old hotel. i will go back just to stay there. go if you get a chance.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank suite702
Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel is lovely. The furniture, bathrooms (we took pictures), accents, location and especially the bar. Large comfortable sofas, live music and great bar tenders.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 973deborah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled with my daughters to celebrate my birthday. Started the evening with Happy Hour in the bar. Pleasant drinks and the popcorn was to die for!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mimiwq62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in Austin, you have to visit the bar at this hotel. It’s an iconic place with an old western feel. Lots of paintings and sculptures. The bartenders have always been great when I visited - Sarah was particular great on my last visit. Very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank toddf242
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a quick early lunch (11:00am) and the wait was 35 minutes that was changed to 45 minutes and finally got a table 1 hour later. This was on a Thursday. Food was ok but I think I'll stick to afternoon tea or coffee...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NonnieR29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Such a lovely place and amazing live music! It’s great to go any day, except on Thursday there are more people there because of the happy hour! Come join the fun and meet people here!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Upekkhapr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was beautiful. The place is nice. It has stained glass windows, wooden works, and nice decorations. Would recommend to go and look.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wadyrahbani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Saturday night around 6 pm, pretty busy. Lovely lobby w/ a large beautiful Christmas tree. We stood at the bar, ignored by waiters for a good 5 minutes but once they served us they were nice & helpful. I think this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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brinaajay
September 8, 2018|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
Just go inside and tour by yourself. The concierge can point things out to you
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May 9, 2018|
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Response from 770claudiad | Reviewed this property |
I found it to be very reasonable comparatively. Average price ws $15 for a sandwich , fries and pickles. You could substitute fruit or soup as well. I took a pic of the menu. They also had other options for around the... More
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JudyM214
October 7, 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.
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