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On the corner of 6th Street and Brazos Street, in the heart of downtown Austin, stands a timeless landmark of Texas luxury and hospitality: The Driskill. For more than a century, this iconic hotel has hosted restful nights, inspired gatherings, momentous occasions and then some. With 189 well-appointed guestrooms including 14 suites, three stately restaurant and bar options, storied spaces and matchless service, The Driskill is ready to welcome you to be a part of the Texas story.

Recognized as a coveted Austin hotel since 1886, The Driskill offers a historic setting entrenched in timeless charm. With a prime downtown location off 6th Street, our hotel is the perfect vantage point for exploring Austin’s entertainment district and beyond. Surrounded by Austin’s foodie scene, nightlife, and live music, we’re less than 10 minutes by foot from historic attractions like the Texas State Capitol Building and Congress Avenue Bridge. Experience the luxury rooms, storied dining, and impeccable service that only The Driskill can provide.

The Driskill Bar

Named one of the 10 Best Hotel Bars in America by USA Today and The Best Bar in Texas by Southern Living, The Driskill Bar is, without question, as Texas as it gets for downtown Austin bars. With its rustic leather couches, cowhide barstools, cattle branded custom carpet, and the grand Texas Longhorn adorning the wall, you will have no question where you sit as you sip your whiskey cocktail. The Driskill Bar offers a relaxed atmosphere, bracing spirits, fine wines and good friendships. Enjoy live music 7 nights a week!

1886 Café & Bakery

Stocked with recipes from the hotel's past, this popular local spot is known for being one of the best brunches in Austin. Serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch 7-days a week, you'll be delighted with this savory and sweet menu of Texas inspired familiar favorites.

In Room Dining

For ultimate convenience, Room Service is available for guests wishing to dine in the privacy of their rooms.

There is no greater joy than watching a love story unfold. For more than a century, starry-eyed couples have chosen to write the first chapter of their forever story at The Driskill – and we are honored to help pen the pages.

Love Story

With our location on 6th Street, The Driskill is steps away from Austin’s Convention Center and downtown entertainment district. Explore the area, comprised of eclectic live music venues, charming eateries, and long-standing historic sites including the Texas State Capitol Building. Or travel into Austin’s neighborhoods: South Congress, Eastside, Rainey Street, and Old West Austin Historic District are a sampling of areas coveted by locals and visitors alike. Austin adventures are found at every turn; create yours during your Texas getaway.