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Texas is more than just cowboy boots and horses. It’s a diverse state with so much to offer from big cities to beachside getaways and everything in between. Check out the below options for your Texan trip!
Staying Near Dallas? Check out the Aloft!
The Aloft Las Colinas is a great option near Dallas, and you know you’ll be well taken care of with the famous Aloft name. With huge windows, tall ceilings, large bathrooms, and platform beds, there’s nothing you won’t like at this great hotel. Guests will also appreciate the free Wi-Fi, the onsite gym and pool, and the food counter. Rates are typically under $200 per night but can rise depending on the season or room category booked.
Treat Yourself Near Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
If you’re staying near the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport is a perfect option to catch an early flight or else get easy access to downtown Dallas. With a complimentary airport shuttle, a rooftop pool, a fitness center, and three onsite restaurants, it’ll be easy to spend a lot of your time here. Rooms come equipped with signature Westin Heavenly Beds® as well as Wi-Fi, HDTVs, and microwaves and refrigerators upon request. Rates are typically around $200 per night or less.
Stay in Style Close to Dallas
Another great option near Dallas is the NYLO Irving/Las Colinas, a cool and contemporary space with exposed brick and modern art. The ceilings are tall and rooms have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. The hotel has great amenities, such as two outdoor pools, a fitness center, and an onsite restaurant. Be sure to stop by the Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park Dallas (how cool does that sound) or the nearby shopping. A typical night will cost around $155 but a suite can rise up to $350.
Check Out Lubbock for a Small Town Getaway
Embassy Suites Lubbock is a great hotel in a small community. Guests will love the blackout curtains, comfortable bedding, HDTVs, free Wi-Fi, and free breakfast. Other amenities such as a business center, onsite dry cleaning services, and an indoor pool are also appreciated. Rates usually average $200 depending on the type of room booked. Even though Lubbock isn’t a huge town, there are still several museums, the Joyland Amusement Park, and a couple of great wineries to get your vino on!
Visit a Beach Resort in the States
Many people think that you have to escape to Mexico if you’re looking for an awesome and fun getaway for the family, but the Schlitterbahn Beach Resort and Waterpark right here in Texas is a perfect option. Rooms start at less than $100 per night and have flat screen TVs, mini refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers, and suites even have sofa beds and kitchens. The resort of course has its own water park with fantastic water slides, a carousel, and activities to keep guests entertained all year long. The hotel has five onsite restaurants as well and is located in South Padre Island with beach access right off the resort.