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Get an overview of this hotelNewly revitalized and opulent historic hotel in bustling downtown Austin

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Business center
Laundry facilities

With a stay at The Driskill - in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt, you'll be centrally located in Austin, steps from Sixth Street and 11 minutes by foot from Lady Bird Lake.

This 4.5-star hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Austin Convention Center and 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Texas State Capitol.

Make yourself at home in one of the 189 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. 42-inch plasma televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Don't miss out on recreational opportunities including a steam room and a 24-hour fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Enjoy American cuisine at Driskill Grill, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 1:00 PM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in.

Languages Spoken

  • English

The Driskill - in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This newly revitalized Austin hotel adjoins the 6th Street Entertainment District and is two blocks from the Warehouse District, famed for its restaurants and live-music scene.

The hotel's mezzanine level has an impressive marble floor and a balcony overlooking bustling 6th and Brazos streets. Other hotel amenities include room service, concierge service, and a 24-hour business center. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the hotel and in all rooms. The property is smoke-free (fines apply for smoke-free violations).

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Year Built 1886 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Steam room 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Ballroom 
  • Reception hall 
  • Total number of rooms - 189 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • iPod docking station 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

Driskill Grill - Renowned restaurant serving New American cuisine. Seafood, steak, poultry, and vegetarian items, as well as prix fixe and tasting menus. Menu may include Macadamia Encrusted Ahi, Sautéed Wild Salmon, Flame-Grilled Filet Mignon. Award-winning wine list. Dinner only, Tuesday through Saturday.

1886 Café & Bakery - Lobby-level café and bakery with viewing window and mahogany bar. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, late-night desserts, beer, wine, cocktails. Sunday Blues brunch menu, offered 11AM-2PM with Antone's music venue. Monthly beer dinners that feature a local brewery with a 3 course dinner. Open daily early morning to late evening.

Driskill Bar - Award winning Texas-themed lounge with stuffed longhorn head over the fireplace, cowhide couches, faux-snakeskin wallpaper. Live music every day of the week, early to late evening. Signature drinks, Texas beers, extensive wine list, casual menu of appetizers and light entrees.

Nearby Things to Do

The 24-hour fitness center, located on the mezzanine level, has a fitness area overlooking the street. In addition to five weight machines, guests can work out on elliptical trainers, treadmills, stationary bikes, and stair steppers. Facilities include a stretching room and men's and women's locker rooms with steam rooms. Cold water and chilled face cloths are provided. Massage treatments are available by appointment (surcharge).

Town Lake, five blocks from the hotel, offers a 10-mile hiking and biking path along the Colorado River. Seasonal recreation includes canoeing, kayaking, and paddle boating. Golf courses are within 10 miles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either onsite or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

It is Hyatt's practice to enter any occupied guestroom at a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy. Appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per stay.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 50 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
It is Hyatt’s practice to enter any occupied guestroom at a minimum of once within a 24-hour period, even if a guest has requested privacy. Appropriate efforts are made to provide advance notice to the registered guest before entering an occupied guestroom.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 4 and USD 24 for adults, USD 4 and USD 8 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 45 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Early check-in fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Driskill Austin
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  • Driskill Hotel Austin
  • The Driskill Hotel Austin
  • Driskill Unbound Collection Hyatt Hotel Austin
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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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