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The 7 Best Austin Hotels Near 6th Street

Lauren Modery | April 17, 2018

There is no shortage of hotels located in and around Downtown Austin’s iconic Sixth Street. Whether you’re looking for comfort, class modish or luxury, there’s something for everybody in the heart of the Capital City.


Hilton Austin

Why it made the list

Located between Sixth Street and the Austin Convention Center means that this hotel is always bumping. And for good reason too. It offers attractive accommodations, hip dining options and proximity to Austin’s light rail.

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Omni Austin Downtown

Why it made the list

The Omni may not be the hippest hotel in Downtown Austin, but it’s always reliable with comfortable rooms and satiating dining options. The best part is its central location. The hotel is located just a stone’s thrown from Sixth Street and the Texas Capitol, and its also the epicenter of Austin’s bustling tech community. Capitol Factory is located on the premises.

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Westin Austin at the Domain

Why it made the list

This super slick hotel with large windows and a rooftop pool overlooking the city is new to Downtown Austin. Guests can enjoy inspired Texas fare at the hotel’s Stella San Jac, or a drink at the rooftop Azul bar, but it’s just as easy to head one block to Sixth Street and enjoy the bevy of bars and eateries located on the drag.

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InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel

Why it made the list

Like The Driskill, this historic hotel is a great stay for those who enjoy old-fashioned décor and millwork. Not only is this nearly 100-year-old lodging classy, but it also offers a top-notch bar and restaurant with a terrace overlooking downtown Austin. Located only one block from Sixth Street.

Locally known as the “Stephen F.,” this 1924 hotel underwent Read More


W Hotel

Why it made the list

Like most W hotels, this one has it all: uber-hip bars, a gorgeous outdoor pool with views of downtown Austin, a spa, treats for your furry friends and more. Only a 10-minute walk to Sixth Street, this hotel has a smattering of sights in between including the famous Austin City Limits theater and a slew of high-end bars and eateries.

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The Driskill Hotel

Why it made the list

The only hotel located right on Sixth Street, this historic spots also happens to be one of Austin’s finest accommodations. The grand ceilings, the stained glass, the ball rooms and glorious millwork makes this an excellent choice for those who enjoy old-school class and elegance.

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Four Seasons Hotel Austin

Why it made the list

It’s tough to beat the elegance of a Four Seasons hotel, and this location is no different. Located right on Lady Bird Lake and the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail, this hotel offers plenty of nature while being right in the heart of downtown—and it’s only a 10-minute walk to the sights and sounds of Sixth Street.

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