Travel to The Domain®
WITH SO MUCH TO DO, WE'RE THE PERFECT DESTINATION.
Visit the Live Music Capital of the World and you’ll also find a truly unique shopping experience at The Domain. Austin’s most fashionable destination presents endless shopping opportunities, renowned restaurants and premier business and residence addresses in unparalleled splendor. Complete with lush landscaping, custom art elements and scheduled live music, the center offers a uniquely Austin experience, where style and sophistication collide with the eclectic and casual lifestyle that defines Austin.
Anchored by Neiman Marcus, Macy’s, Dillard’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods and iPic Theaters, The Domain features almost 100 renowned retailers and restaurants, including more than 40 exclusive to the Austin market.
Impeccable retail selections like Apple, Burberry David Yurman, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. complement favorite brands like American Eagle Outfitters, Banana Republic, Express, Forever 21, J. Crew and ZARA.
The amazing array of restaurants includes nationally recognized selections like California Pizza Kitchen, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, Kona Grill, McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood and NoRTH, plus local and regional favorites like Gloria’s, Jasper’s Gourmet Backyard Cuisine, The Steeping Room and Sushi Zushi, among others.
STAY & PLAY
How about breakfast down the street from Tiffany’s? Choose from one of three hotels located on the property, includingWestin Austin at The Domain, Aloft Austin and, opening in 2013, Lone Star Court by Valencia Group.
If you want a more historic option, try The Driskill Hotel, a hotel built in 1886 and situated in the heart of Austin’s famous Sixth Street. Additional options located in downtown Austin include Four Seasons Hotel Austin, Hotel San Jose and W Austin.
From the neighboring Texas Capitol building to Lake Travis, Austin is well versed in entertainment and leisure. Sports fans should check out The University of Texas’ dynamic stadiums for football, basketball and baseball all centrally located in the heart of Austin. Lovers of all things outdoors will want to visit Zilker Park and the Lady Bird Lake.
Lake Hike and Bike Trail. Not only is Austin home to world-class museums like the Blanton, with the nation's largest university-owned collection on exhibit, Austin is also home to plenty of artists themselves. Visitors can explore the work of designers, painters, sculptors, writers, photographers, filmmakers, dancers and musicians, any day of the week, in a variety of venues like Arthouse at the Jones Center, Mexic-Arte Museum, Carver Museum and The Bob Bullock Museum. With more than 30 wineries within a short drive, the Austin area is the perfect place to uncork a bottle of wine and soak up some breathtaking views. Lake Travis is sure to please as it’s beautiful scenery stretches over 63 miles offering visitors boating, fishing, dining and recreation. Additionally, the US Grand Prix will take place at Circuit of the Americas, the nation's first Grand Prix-purposed track and event complex, located southeast of Austin.
HOW TO GET HERE
From Austin-Bergstrom International Airport: Turn left on TX-71 West, exit US-183 North, exit Loop 1/Mopac North, exit Braker Lane. Turn right on Braker Lane, then take your first left turn (at the light) on to Domain Drive.
From Downtown: Take Loop 1/Mopac North, exit Braker Lane. Turn right on Braker Lane, then take your first left turn (at the light) on to Domain Drive.
From Georgetown: Take I-35 south, exit TX-45 Toll West, travel 0.5 mile, then exit TX-1 Toll South. Merge on to Loop 1 (Mopac) South. Exit Duval Road/Burnet Road. Go straight through the light at Duval Road/Burnet Road, u-turn under Loop 1 (Mopac) and turn right into The Domain.
From San Marcos: Take I-35 north for approximately 35 miles, exit US-183 North. Exit Loop 1/Mopac North, exit Braker Lane. Turn right on Braker Lane, then take your first left turn (at the light) on to Domain Drive.
Located in the heart of Central Texas, Austin is conveniently accessed from nearly any destination in the state, including major cities Houston, Dallas and San Antonio, which are all less than four hours away. Travel from Houston requires only a quick 2.5-3 hour drive west in US 290 or I-10, while guests making the 3-3.5 hour trip from Dallas simply head south on I-35 and visitors from San Antonio drive just 1.5-2 hours north on I-35.
The Domain itself offers a vast array of amenities, including live music in the park and on the plaza, fountains, rain gardens, a bocce ball court, custom play elements, a fire place and fire pit, as well as entertainment venues iPic Theaters and The Range Golf Club and Sports Bar. Guests can enjoy a late night “reverse” happy hour at many of the restaurants and salsa dancing at Gloria’s on Friday and Saturday night.
Interested in options outside of The Domain? Austin is perhaps most famous for its legendary music and nightlife scene, including nearly 200 venues that feature everything from rock and blues to country and jazz every night of the week. Downtown Austin is only a few miles away where guests can enjoy all the 6th Street action. Likely Texas' best known street, the seven blocks of 6th Street between Congress and IH 35 are certainly Austin's entertainment.
The Domain offers valet parking in multiple locations, with one of the primary valet stands located in the west surface lot, along Loop 1 (Mopac), near Jasper’s Restaurant and BlackFinn American Grille and the second located in front of Maggiano’s Little Italy, across from Dillard’s. Additional valet parking is available near Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar and near McCormick and Schmick’s Seafood.
Need a cab? Simon Guest Services, located in the standalone building on the corner across from Macy’s, will call one for you. Taxis are often available at The Westin Austin and Aloft Hotel.
A courtesy shuttle is offered to customers traveling within The Domain. The shuttle operates Monday – Thursday, 11:30 am to 8:30 pm, Fridays & Saturdays 11:00 am to 10:30 pm and Sundays Noon to 7:00 pm. Shuttle service can be requested by calling 512.656.5485, speaking with a security officer, visiting Simon Guest Services or requesting assistance from a store representative.
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