Why it’s worth traveling for…
A landmark mid-century boutique hotel in the heart of Texas’ buzzy capital, The LINE Austin was once a vibrant jazz club that broadcast live on local radio in the 60s. Positioned at the crossroads where Town Lake meets downtown, the hip designer hotel draws influence from the creative energy that fuels the city, its rich legacy in art and music, and the natural beauty of its surrounding lake. The hotel’s hip suites, situated from the seventh floor up, have floor-to-ceiling windows to showcase the views of downtown Austin, walls lined with original artworks by Texan artists, custom lighting reminiscent of fireflies, and vintage library books. Among the many highlights is the saltwater infinity pool where you can enjoy poolside DJs and sweeping views of the lake and Congress Avenue Bridge. Dining is also the hot ticket here from the hotel’s signature lakeside restaurant Arlo Grey serving nostalgic Midwestern cuisine, P6, a rooftop parking garage in its past life today it’s a trendy open-air lounge space serving Mediterranean small plates and seasonal cocktails, and the killer tacos at Veracruz All Natural.
The LINE is centrally located downtown among Austin’s best cultural treasures. Explore The Blanton and The Contemporary museums, experience a live show at Paramount Theater, walk the iconic Congress Avenue Bridge to check out the lively South Congress district, or rent a canoe and enjoy the beauty and tranquility of Town Lake.
428 guest rooms and 108 suites
Arlo Grey is a lakeside restaurant helmed by Top Chef 10 winner Kristen Kish. Kish’s culinary style is rooted in French and Italian traditions with a healthy dose of Midwestern nostalgia and focus on Central Texan ingredients.
P6, an intimate lounge bar and open-air restaurant serving Mediterranean small plates and seasonal cocktails that pair well with technicolor Texas sunsets.
Veracruz All Natural by sisters Reyna and Maritza Vazquez brings the flavors of their hometown Veracruz, Mexico to Austin in the form of their delicious tacos and fresh juices.
Alfred Beloved LA-based purveyor brought its coffee and signature matcha menu to Austin
P6, formerly a rooftop parking garage, this trendy lounge bar is the place to enjoy seasonal cocktails and sweeping views of Town Lake and the buzzy Austin skyline.
The hotel provides complimentary bikes so you can cycle the Town Lake Hike and Bike trail, a favorite nature spot for locals at the hotel’s back door. There is also poolside yoga every Saturday morning and a 24-hour gym on the 6th floor with lake views for days.
- The hotel is immersed in art. Over 500 custom artworks by upcoming Texas artists line the guest rooms and there is a rotating artist’s residency program and a 12-story mural commemorating the passing of the 19th Amendment and Texas’ rich history.
- Saltwater infinity pool overlooking the city.
- Centrally located in downtown Austin where the city meets the lake.
- Lakeside dining and elevated European meets Midwestern cuisine at Arlo Grey.
- Daily happy hour and amazing tacos at Veracruz All Natural.