About W Austin Hotel and Residences
W Austin Hotel & Residences is a currently topped out building in Austin, Texas located on 200 Lavaca Street. It stands 478 feet above the ground with 37 floors above the ground. It will soon to house the Austin City Limits Studio, greatly increasing the seating size from 350 to 2,200. It is a residential building that sits behind the Austin City Hall. It holds 250 hotel units and 159 condominiums. Earvin "Magic" Johnson's invsestment company Canyon Johnson Urban Fund II is the primary investor and he also attended the opening ceremony. As the building completes, it will officially become the 4th tallest building in Austin.