"'We've created communities around our locations to immerse people in the experience of Austin while delivering all the amenities and services of a hotel.' ...The star treatment begins when a guest walks in the door of their chosen apartment unit and hears the turntable start playing music from an Austin artist. Guests will find the space decorated with local art, and stocked with drinks and other creature comforts preselected for their tastes."
Get Away Like a Local by Chad Swiatecki | January 2018
"The perks of staying with The Guild during Formula 1 are endless. First, we offer private rides in an Escalade to the event, so you can avoid surge prices with Lyft and Uber (must reserve in advance and mention during the booking process). Need us to pre-stock your fridge with snacks and breakfast fixings before your arrival? Consider it done. Craving room service? We’ll have Austin’s finest lobster tacos delivered to your door… at a small cost. We don’t believe in nickel and diming our guests. Need a reservation for dinner or a morning spin class? We’ve got you covered."
Guest Post: Experience The Guild for The Formula One Grand Prix | September 2017
"Austin calls itself the "Live Music Capital of the World," and with good reason. "Home to both huge festivals, like South by Southwest and Austin City Limits, and many smaller venues, music is a huge part of what keeps Austin weird... The Guild's Red River location is a great place to stay to experience Austin and its music (not to mention each room is outfitted with a record player and the team can customize a personal playlist to have going the second you walk in the door)."
The 12 Best US Cities To Visit If You Love Music | August 24, 2017
"The creators of The Guild have found the perfect way to create a distinctive experience with all of the comforts of a traditional hotel. With a mobile concierge, local food and artfully designed flats scattered throughout the city, you’ll experience Austin in the most personalized and comfortable way... You can find products designed by our artist community scattered throughout their locations. Here, we talked to Emily of High Contrast Design House, the interior designer."
Austin's Coolest Alt-Hotel Will Help You Live Like A Local | June 13, 2017
"Our current source of design inspiration is The Guild in Austin, Texas, a new hospitality concept. And it's not just because they use BLIK graphics in their rooms. Like everything in Texas, each property has its own BIG personality, whether bohemian at Lamar Union (above with Damasco N. 2 Pattern Wall Tiles) or touring musician at Red River. The decor is bold and eclectic, and makes us feel right at home."
Spotted: BLIK at The Guild in Austin | March 10, 2017
"There are plenty of hotels to stay at in the greater Austin-area, but we love calling one of The Guild’s furnished apartments and condos home for our Austin getaway. The Guild offers a new concept in hospitality, offering boutique accommodations amongst locals within the city. For our most recent getaway, we stayed at the East 6th at The Corazon property."
City Guide: East Austin | October 7, 2017
"How cute is this place?? Guild is a hotel meets apartment. Homey yet chic, decorated with local decor, the idea is to live like a local in a new town. The coolest part is you can text Guild during your stay to get real recommendations from a local. If you want the best coffee, spot for live music, or breakfast taco food truck (and even which taco to get!), they are on it. All that, plus a great rewards program."
WJWE Travels: Austin + New Orleans | August 22, 2017
"Our room was located in the heart of East 6th St. with numerous restaurants and retail shops connected to the building. My favorite part about the Guild experience was how we communicated with our concierge team- through texting. The Guild team does an amazing job of providing you with everything you need without stepping into your space and disturbing any of your R&R."
Weekends At The Guild ATX | August 18, 2017
"On my first weekend back, The Guild graciously had me as their guest, and what an awesome experience it was! The rooms are all uniquely decorated and have such an “Austin-y” vibe to them. The rooms are basically fully furnished apartments and come with a washer and dryer, dishes, pots and pans, full-size refrigerator, speedy wifi, delicious local coffee, and more! Plus, the price is great!"
14 Reasons To Visit Austin, Texas: What To Do and Where To Stay | August 14, 2017
"A while back, one of us explored Downtown Austin via @guildaustin, a hotel-meets-residential building experience that master leases apartment units and furnishes them into beautiful, stylish suites! It was awesome staying in a high rise apartment while having access to hotel-like amenities, a mobile concierge team and housekeeping staff! And not to mention there are 100+ units in five key locations throughout Austin."
Instagram Giveaway | August 14, 2017
"An Austin-based startup The Guild has full-time leases on more than 100 units in four central-city buildings—the Uptown Apartments near the UT campus, The Corazon on East Sixth Street, The Beverly on Red River’s music row, and the AMLI building downtown—and offers a blend of the boutique hotel and short-term rental experiences. Units are fully furnishing to reflect the city, and decor is sourced from local artists and designers. There’s also a mobile concierge team."
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