Construction Update: Downtown Westin Hotel (PHOTOS)

November 3, 2014 by Editor

Here’s a quick update on the Westin Austin Downtown tower that is rising at 310 E. 5th Street (the corner of 5th and San Jacinto). The structure appears to be close to topped out (it will be 17 stories), and the exterior facade is underway with sheathing and glazing in various stages of completion.

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The Starwood website has some renderings of what the Westin will look like once it is open in June 2015:

Stay tuned to BuildingATX as we check in on this project’s progress. Click Here for more coverage on Austin’s Hotel Boom.

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Kelly D. is a local engineering and construction professional and the editor of In his day job, he is currently overseeing several construction projects across greater Austin. His postings on this site are his own and do not represent his employer's positions, strategies, or opinions. You can reach him at [email protected]