The vision for a boutique hotel at Austin’s historic Commodore Perry Estate is poised to become a reality at last.
Local developers told the American-Statesman exclusively that the hotel, planned for the 10-acre gated compound at East 41st and Red River streets in Central Austin, will be a 53-room property to be operated by Auberge Resorts Collection.
The hotel, to be called Commodore Perry Estate, is due to break ground in early 2018 and open in mid-2019.
“Auberge has been selected to be a steward of the next chapter in the property’s history,” Craig Reid, Auberge’s president and CEO and a former Austin resident, said in a written statement. “As we have with the other historic hotels in our collection, we will honor the architectural heritage of the estate while infusing it with the unique character that defines Austin.”
The inn will be the latest addition to the portfolio of iconic hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs that Auberge owns and operates. Auberge has hotels and resorts in California’s Napa Valley; Los Cabos, Mexico; Fiji; and Aspen, Colo.; among other places.