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The Driskill

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604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
+1 512-474-5911
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604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701-3212
+1 512-474-5911
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are a Texas history buff like me, you will love this 1885 luxury hotel in downtown Austin. Staff are trained in the hotel's past and have hundreds of ghost stories and tales of its cattle rancher founder, Sam Driskill. The present owners have...More

Thank mmartin79
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a beautiful hotel! We enjoyed a fabulous Saturday bruch and I can say the pecan waffle is amazing, shaped like the state of Texas and smothered in delicious ripe berries, it did not need any butter, nor syrup. One of the best bloody marys...More

Thank cindylou2016
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We popped in just to take a peek at the famous hotel. We wandered through the lobby, enjoying the history and detail of the architecture. We were pleasantly surprised were we're allowed to walk through. The staff must be used to visitors like us. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great location downtown The staff is reallg nice and available the place is beautiful luxurious and comfortable also Room is great the beds are also spacey enough Bathroom impeccable great water pressure i would come back to the same hotel when visiting austin again

Thank Rosine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to experience the Old West in a classy place - this is it...While the restaurant is not one of the best in town - there are many good restaurants in Austin - the place overall is very good and worth considering for...More

Thank NickInChina1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not stay here but went for drinks and to be in awe of the architecture and decor. A trip to Austin is not complete without a walk through to see such an iconic landmark. The bar/lounge is first rate as are the drinks.

Thank DAN S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very comfortable hotel. Good bar and coffee shop. Good bed and bathroom. Great location on 6th street.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stopped in The Driskill to have one of their signature cocktails and look around the lobby. Wish we would have more time to wander around and possibly stay there

Thank Purcell R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great spot for people watching and cocktails! We have enjoyed many fine spirits along with interesting people watching.

Thank flyfishing76
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a beautifully preserved piece of Austin's history. The dining/ rooms are high end priced, but the service is well worth it. And, if you are lucky, you could also experience one of the resident ghosts ;)

Thank Lilah M
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Judy M
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.
Sandra C
September 15, 2016|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
No problem at all!!! Enjoy!!!
February 11, 2016|
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