Driskill Hotel

REVIEW: The Hotel Driskill, Hyatt’s Yellow Rose

I was pretty excited when Hyatt announced it was adding The Driskill to it’s list of properties.  I spent a good number of years in the hotel industry and have the same affinity for hotels as I do airplanes.  Each can be part of a memorable journey.  I love shiny new hotels with the latest features.  But, I also have a soft spot in my heart for older, majestic properties like The Driskill.  Properties like The Driskill fight the fact that by definition they really can’t be new and modern. […]

Rumors That Hyatt Has Acquired The Driskill Hotel in Austin

Lots of expansion in the Austin market for Hyatt, it seems.  Earlier this week they opened the Hyatt Place Austin.  I’m generally more of a full service hotel guy, and I’ve enjoyed my stays at Hyatt Regency Austin.  But, the pictures of Hyatt Place Austin look nice  and it seems every time I head to Austin the Hyatt is pretty full.  So, I’m happy to have this alternative. And, it looks like the Driskill Hotel in Austin will be joining the Hyatt family.  While I’ve never stayed at the Driskill, […]