Experience Austin’s modern settings and vibrant offerings, then return home to The Driskill, steeped in historic traditions. Originally opened in 1886 by cattle baron, Jesse Driskill, today the hotel remains one of Austin’s most notable landmarks. Enjoy sophisticated dining settings and a cozy lounge, indulge in a massage, or maintain your workout routine at the 24-hour Fitness Studio. Unwind in your guestroom or suite, featuring vintage furnishings and original architecture, as well as handcrafted detailing. With a pristine location on Brazos Street, The Driskill offers the best starting point for exploring Austin, whether it be the lively 6th Street scene just moments away, or neighborhoods with distinct personalities, both near and far.