The Westin Austin Downtown


310 East 5th Street, Austin, TX, 78701, United States   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone (512) 391-2333 Hotel Reservations (866) 716-8108


Ideal Hotel for Austin's SXSW Festival

Conveniently Located Within Walking Distance to All Things SXSW

March 9 - 18, 2018

The Westin Austin Downtown provides a convenient location for attending all of the conference festivities during SXSW. Located just one block from the Austin Convention Center6th Street Entertainment District, and other downtown Austin event venues, The Westin Austin Downtown hotel is the premiere choice for SXSW hotels.

The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery.

SXSW Hotels - 6th Street Mural

SXSW Second Play Stage

Music Schedule

March 9
6pm: Scott Collins
7pm: Micah Motenko

March 10
6pm: Barbara Nesbitt
7pm: James Leblanc

March 11
6pm: Alesia Lani
7pm: Cilantro Boombox

March 12
6pm: Spencer Wood
7pm: TBD

March 13
6pm: Fabrizio Cammarata
7pm: Damien Mcfly

March 14
6pm: The Heart Collectors
7pm: Ganges

March 15
6pm: Non Canon
7pm: Ley Lines

March 16
6pm: Thandi Phoenix
7pm: Taya

March 17
6pm: TBD
7pm: TBD


SXSW Hours of Operation

We will have extended hours of operation at Azul during SXSW.

Hours of operation for hotel guests
March 8 - 14: 12pm - 12am
March 15 - 17; 10am - 12am
March 18: 12pm - 12am

Open to the public
March 8 - 18: 12pm -12am