Welcome to The Driskill Hotel. Built in 1886 as the showplace of cattle baron Jesse Driskill, The Driskill remains a landmark of Texas hospitality. As a member of The Historic Hotels of America and Associated Luxury Hotels International, The Driskill offers an elite level of luxury and service to rank as one the world’s finest hotels.
Located in downtown Austin, the legendary, historic hotel is convenient to all the city has to offer, including the Texas State Capitol, Austin Convention Center, opera, symphony, fine dining and shopping. Known as the “Live Music Capital of the World,®” Austin is home to almost 200 music venues, many within walking distance of The Driskill.
Austin, Texas is the perfect place to host conventions, executive meetings, corporate retreats or special milestone celebrations. The Driskill Hotel’s meeting facilities are ideally situated to fulfill any business or event needs with more than 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.
With our history, Every Room Tells a Story. Each function room at The Driskill lends privacy and class to your event or meeting, and the experienced staff is poised to assist with state-of-the-art, audio-visual equipment and computer capabilities. The Driskill Hotel hosts countless gatherings of all types and sizes and specializes in hosting successful meetings and events.