East Austin Hotel

  • Prize
    Winner in Architectural Design Hotel – Boutique
  • Company/Firm
    Rhode Partners
  • Lead Designer
    Brett Rhode
  • Architect
    Rhode Partners
  • Photo Credit
    Jason O'Rear
  • Location
    Austin, Texas
  • Project Date
  • Developer
    La Corsha Hospitality Group

East Austin Hotel lies in the center of a thriving neighborhood hotspot at East 6th Street and Waller Street in Austin, Texas. The wood-framed hotel is organized around a courtyard and pool featuring wood screening slats on the room balconies allow for both energy-saving shade and unimpeded views of downtown Austin. Warm wood tones of the building’s structure are integrated into the project’s vibrant interiors. Floor-to-ceiling windows in ground floor restaurants and the open-air rooftop bar surround guests with the energy of the street. East 6th Street has developed into one of Austin's most active neighborhoods of local housing, daytime activities, and nightlife that carry a balance of both new developments and longtime small business staples. With a mixture of hotel suites and hostel/cabin designs, luxury and efficiency coexist in a space built for affordable accessibility for incoming travelers and locals alike.

RHODE PARTNERS is an award-winning full-service architecture firm providing master planning, architecture, and interior design. Our experience and dedication to client service means that all of our buildings are designed to be extraordinary as well as economical to build, occupy and maintain.

We specialize in a design-forward approach that uses materials in inventive ways to create timeless design solutions within a realistic budget. Our approachability, commitment to collaboration, and delivery of exemplary projects keeps our clients returning.

Other prizes
Rhode Partners Awards East Austin Hotel: LIV Hospitality Award Torre: Student Housing Business The Loren at Ladybird Lake: LOOP Design Awards The Independent: Architizer Awards Council on Tall Buildings Chicago Athenaeum - American Architecture Chicago Athenaeum - International Architecture DNA Paris Awards Council on Tall Buildings - Interiors AIA Austin Design Award Austin Business Journal Real Estate Award Science Channel, Impossible Engineering American Architecture Masterprize