W Austin

200 Lavaca Street, Austin, Texas 78701 USA
+1 512-542-3600

W Austin WET

Soak in the sun and cool off at WET, W Austin's rooftop pool. Relax in our designer chaise lounges or chill with friends in a private cabana. At night, dial it down a notch and cozy up in front of our fireplace. While you're up here, enjoy our scenic views of downtown Austin.

WET Details


WET Deck is open from sun up to sun down every day of the week. Non-hotel guests may access the pool Mondays -Thursday for $15 per person per day or Friday for $20 per person per day & Sunday for $30 per person per day with a WET Deck Day Pass. The WET Deck Day is closed to the public on Saturdays. Pool access is complimentary after 5pm Mondays - Fridays for happy hour and sunset swims. AWAY Spa guests may access the pool before or after their treatments from 9AM-9PM. Saturdays are reserved for Hotel Guests only and access may be further restricted during Spring, Fall, and during Special Events.

Hours & accessibility are subject to change based on weather, capacity, and special events. Food and Beverage service available.

Lounge Chairs

Lounge chairs are complimentary for hotel guests only and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Chairs cannot be held by placing personal items on them. Personal items left unattended will be turned into security and the chair will be released.

Wet Deck Weekends

During summer weekends, our WET pool is a sophisticated environment best suited for adults after 1 pm.

Dress Code

While we encourage and promote self-expression through fashion, we have a firm dress code. Only appropriate and upscale beachwear and tasteful after post-work workout gear is welcome poolside at WET. This means NO jeans, basketball shorts, boots, printed shirts with offensive or aggressive graphics, or inappropriate swim or athletic wear.

Minor Policy

While we don't recommend minors on the weekends at WET after 1 pm, we do allow it.  All minors (under 21) must be accompanied by an adult (parent or legal guardian) hotel guest at all times to access the WET Deck, as there is no lifeguard on duty.

No Smoking

As W Austin is a LEED® Certified Silver property, smoking of any kind is prohibited on the WET Deck.

Capacity Policy

We want all of our guests to be able to take advantage of the incredible scene at WET during the summer. Due to capacity issues, we only allow access for 4 guests per guestroom or 6 guests per luxury suite. Sorry, no exceptions.  All hotel guests wanting to access the WET pool will be issued 1 wristband per guest based on the capacity policy above. Wristbands must be worn at all times for entry. Damaged wristbands will be replaced upon receipt of old bands.

WET at dawn

Happy Hour

All guests may access the pool complimentary Monday - Friday after 5pm. Happy hour is 5pm-7pm. Swimsuits encouraged.

Pool and Cabanas

Cabanas + Kasbahs

Enjoy the poolside scene in optimal luxury by reserving a private Cabana or Kasbah during your stay. Cabanas & kasbahs are also available to the public.

All cabanas & daybeds may be reserved for a rental fee plus a minimum spend.

*Cabanas & kasbahs are reserved for hotel guests on Saturdays only.

More WET Information

WET Deck Weekends

During summer weekends, our WET pool is a sophisticated environment best suited for adults after 1 pm.  Please contact us at 512.671.0383 for assistance if you'd like to make alternate arrangements.

WET Deck Day Pass

Make a splash this summer with W Austin WET Deck Access*

WET deck day passes can be purchased HERE www.wetdeckatx.com. Passes must be purchased in advance. Cash will not be accepted at the door.

Happy Hour // Complimentary access to the WET Deck Monday - Friday after 5PM.

*Not valid on holiday weekends. Some restrictions and black-out dates apply.

The WET Deck at W Austin - Heads Up

Our WET Deck Season has begun, so we wanted to share the 411 with you about our weekends at WET.


Sundays 12PM-Sundown

Join us at WET Deck every Sunday from 12PM –sundown and soak up the sounds of summer featuring live beats by DJ Bird Peterson & guests and W Austin specialty cocktails.


Thursdays 5PM-sunset

Take happy hour to the next level with exclusive poolside performances & signature cocktails every Thursday at Wet Deck. Happy hour starts at 5 PM. Swimwear/Workwear/Anywear.

*Must be 21 & up or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. **If case of rain, the show will go on in the Living Room**


Fridays 12PM-sunset

Kick-start your weekends at WET Deck with live beats by DJ Kurupt & Buck Rogers while staying hydrated with exclusive summertime cocktails.

*Complimentary entry for Hotel guests

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