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The Driskill
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Reviewed February 21, 2013

we did not stay here but worth a look round and some food in the cafe. coffee well priced and we shared a dessert which was absolutely delicious. beautiful foyer area which is gorgeous for a bit of peace in this crazy city

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Reviewed February 19, 2013

While you may not want to spend the money to stay at The Driskill hotel, you definitely want to drop by and walk around in their lobby and perhaps find an excuse to sit in one of their chairs and have a drink! Built in 1886, it is the oldest operating hotel in Austin. It is a very ornate looking building and when you walk inside the lobby, you feel like you have entered a much older more sophisticated pre computer world!

Thank Arthur G
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Reviewed February 19, 2013

We dropped into the Driskill Bar for a drink and ended up staying for the great bar food and live music. The Bar has great decor, comfy lounge seats and an awesome vibe. Try the beef sliders - they were very tasty and the music was great.

Thank JenY_Travels
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Reviewed February 18, 2013

This hotel is very cool. It's got a great vibe, with a classic man-cave feel. The architecture is beautiful, as well. If you're staying downtown, this is probably the most unique option.

Thank 27sam27
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Reviewed February 14, 2013

I don't like going to SXSW-it's always a hot mess, but I go to support my bands for work and to network with old acquaintances. The Driskill was a fabulous choice, because as soon as I walked into my hotel room (several times a day to seek refuge), I forgot I was in Austin for the event. It's pretty nice, very clean, kind of expensive, totally worth it.

Thank AshWolf
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