The Firehouse Hostel and Lounge are located in the oldest standing fire station in Austin. The original facade of Washington Fire Hall #1 at 605 Brazos is pictured below, was built in 1885. The building was home to a brigade of volunteer firemen through the turn of the 20th century.Firehouse lounge’s cozy and sleek interior radiates with old world glamour. Leather seats invite you to sit back, relax and forget about your troubles. Enjoy eclectic live music featuring some of Austin’s best jazz and blues musicians. Perfect for groups or the solo traveler, our lounge is inviting to all. Native austinite? You’ll be impressed with our knowledge of local breweries, small-batch distilleries, and dedication to local ingredients.Our lounge is open 7 days a week. We’re perfect for small or large groups and available for private rentals and parties. Our old-world charm makes us the ideal location for vintage-themed parties and intimate events!