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hotel van zandt

austin, texas


This 16-story luxury hotel is located in the popular Rainey Street district of downtown Austin. dwg. worked closely with the architect to develop landscape plans for the ground floor as well as an amenity terrace on the fourth floor.

Features on the ground floor include a valet and restaurant drop off area with custom furnishings and luxurious materials to showcase the hotel’s “jewel box” entrance. The fourth floor terrace connects to the adjacent condominiums and features a dip pool with a sun shelf for tanning, private cabana lounges, an outdoor bar extension of Geraldine’s restaurant, as well as an event stage and a fireplace. The pool deck boasts exceptional views of Lady Bird Lake and downtown Austin.


  • Client: JMI Realty
  • Architect: WDG Architecture
  • Interior Designer: Mark Zeff
  • Civil Engineer: Big Red Dog