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The Driskill

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Special Offer: Complimentary Breakfast
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Special Offer: Complimentary Breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressed with the Driskill. Room was comfortable and very clean. Staff/service was outstanding. Location is great and hotel is generally quiet inside despite the noise on 6th Street. And the hotel offers a nice breakfast spot on-site to boot. Highly recommend.More

Thank 2013jlh
Response from Christie J, Guest Relations Manager at The DriskillResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for staying with us here at The Driskill. We are happy that you found your guestroom clean and comfortable. We are honored to have served you in our convenient downtown historic home. We welcome you back again the next time you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous, classic hotel. Staff were friendly & responsive. We ate in the café and the burgers & salads were quite tasty; wait-staff prompt and got it right the first time. We will definitely return to The Driskill!More

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Response from Christie J, Guest Relations Manager at The DriskillResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share with us your glowing review of your visit to The Driskill Hotel and our 1886 Cafe and Bakery. We are so glad that you joined us and enjoyed the fabulous food that our restaurant offers....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having never stayed in Austin we looked for the best hotel we could find. We thought the Driskill was going to be both historical and a high end hotel. While there is much history surrounding the hotel, the quality is anything but high end. We...More

2  Thank Karen G
Response from Christie J, Guest Relations Manager at The DriskillResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our sincere apologies regarding your experience here at The Driskill Hotel. Our Director Of Rooms has been in touch with you regarding your stay. Again, we apologize that we were not able to extend to you the utmost in luxury that we are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night at the Driscoll Hotel while attending a meeting in Austin. It is beautiful and historic as well as elegant. We enjoyed it’s close proximity to wonderful restaurants and fun bars and live music on 6th street. We also enjoyed experiencing the...More

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Thank Lorry T
Response from Jasmine B, Guest Relations Manager at The DriskillResponded 1 week ago

Greetings! Thank you so much for choosing to stay at The Driskill Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the history and elegance of the Legendary Driskill hotel, along with the proximity to restaurants, bars and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Driskill hotel in April as the start of our spring break in TX. We stayed for 3 nights. We stay exclusively at Hyatt properties ( when available where we are traveling). We do this not only bc of our level but we...More

1  Thank Adrienne C
Response from Christie J, Guest Relations Manager at The DriskillResponded 1 week ago

We are very sorry to hear that your stay with us here at The Driskill was less than satisfactory. Our Director Of Rooms has been in touch with you regarding your experience. On behalf of all of us here at The Driskill Hotel, we appreciate...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$224 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Austin
#17 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#35 Business Hotel in Austin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$224 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#15 Luxury Hotel in Austin
#17 Romantic Hotel in Austin
#35 Business Hotel in Austin
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Laura Beatriz O
19 February 2018|
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Response from Martha2010 | Reviewed this property |
We were at the bar and people was casual but elegant, not shorts or sandals... kind of like date night - I have to imagine that the restaurant for the hotel would be elegant as well.
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Casperini
31 July 2017|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
SoCo (south congress) is 5 blocks from the Driskill, so not too bad if you don't mind the walk. I stayed about a month ago, walked from Driskill to Zilker Park and back, but did it for exercise and put some miles in that... More
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Corsica M
22 June 2017|
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Response from mikel68 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what this is referencing. I hope you know this was statement you posted was emailed to everyone that stayed at the Driskill in Austin as a question.
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"Chose an Interior room, so that you won't be bothered by the noise on 6th street on a busy weekend..."
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"If you need work space, mention it when you reserve and checkin.They do have such rooms and they are very..."
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"Use the sound machine."
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"Ask for a corner suite -- larger and nice views!"
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