Dallas is the third-largest city in the great state of Texas, and the ninth-largest in the USA is twinned with its neighboring city of Fort Worth, giving the airport its name – Dallas Forth Worth Airport. The airport is one of the busiest airports in the USA. Dallas is an economic power, and home to 9 Fortune 500 companies, including American Airlines and JC Penney. This city is known for its art scene as well as a large LGBT+ population. You can find plenty of things to do. Dallas is also home to the State Fair of Texas, which brings over US$350million to the cities economy annually. Check out ten of the best hotels in Dallas below.
1. Hotel Indigo Dallas Downtown
Located in the middle of downtown Dallas, the Hotel Indigo Downtown Dallas is a great place to stay, if you’re wanting to be in the middle of everything. The hotel has a varied history, once being an opera house and then the Titche-Goettinger department store. Thanks to this history, it is now a National Historic Landmark, and you’ll fall in love with the building as soon as you arrive. Rooms here are on average US$150 a night.
2. Grand Hyatt DFW
Located as part of the Dallas Fort Worth airport, the Grand Hyatt is a great option if you’re just in Dallas for a layover or a short business trip. Despite being located in the airport, you still get all the same luxuries as an inner-city hotel, with the bonus of views over the airport’s runway! The hotel is in easy access to Terminal D, and if you fly into a different terminal, hop on the Skylink which drops you off almost outside the hotel.
3. Hotel ZaZa Dallas
If you’re after a little more luxury, the Hotel ZaZa may be a better option for you. This luxury, 4-star boutique is full of all the luxurious features you’d expect, with a host of different themed suites. The hostel is also home to award-winning restaurants, including Dragonfly Dallas, as well as a welcoming spa.
4. Cooper Hotel Conference Centre
Located in the north of Dallas, the Cooper Hotel is located within the Cooper Aerobics Centre. The hotel is full of luxurious rooms, with state of the art facilities. The hotel is small, with only 61 rooms, but is home to some large conference rooms – and a spa! Rooms in the hotel range from $140-$160.
5. Hotel Crescent Court
Located near the center of Dallas, the Hotel Crescent Court is a great home away from home. The hotel has a large restaurant dining area and a spa that’s renowned in the local area. The hotel has a great front desk with suggestions of what to do in the surrounding area and a large fitness area. Rooms are around US$270 per night.
6. Canopy by Hilton Uptown Dallas
Located in the Uptown area of Dallas is the Canopy by Hilton. This upmarket hotel is the perfect location for a relaxing getaway, whilst also lapping up some luxury living. The hotel is roughly $200 a night. Located in the lobby of the hotel, you’ll find vintage bricks, and even a refurbished M line trolley – you’ll love all the hidden surprises throughout the hotel as well!
7. Staybridge Suites Dallas Addison
If you’re wanting to stick around the Dallas Fort Worth Airport, or want somewhere out of the center of the city to stay, the Staybridge Suites Dallas is a great option for you. The hotel is pet-friendly and located near a host of tourist attractions, including museums, a shopping mall, and aquariums, meaning it’s a great choice if you’re traveling with children. The hotel has an all-day buffet breakfast, as well as a pool and hot tub!
8. Warwick Melrose Dallas
The Warwick Melrose is one of the most famous hotels in Dallas and located in the sought after Oak Lawn neighborhood. The boutique hotel was built in 1924 and showcases this history throughout. Rooms at the hotel are priced from $135 a night, which is a bargain for a piece of history. Despite being out of the center of the city, the hotel is still close to museums, malls, and even the Texas State Fair! The hotel is also close to public transport options, making it easy to get into Downtown Dallas.
9. Ritz-Carlton Dallas
There’s no denying it, the Ritz-Carlton chain of hotels is synonymous with luxury and the finer things in life, but this is reflected in the price tag! Rooms start at the Ritz at $500 a night. The Ritz-Carlton Dallas is located midway between Downtown and Uptown Dallas – could you be located anywhere better? Enjoy your hotel breakfast, as well as the hotel’s bar – where better to end your day exploring Dallas!
10. Omni Dallas Hotel
Located in the center of Dallas, the Omni’s Vegas feel will make you want to party the night away! Located on the rooftop terrace, the hotel has an amazing pool, with views over Downtown Dallas! The Omni is also the first LEED-certified hotel in the city, making it one of the most sustainable hotels to stay at in the city! Enjoy the stunning views of Dallas as you relax!
Dallas is the perfect city for a weekend getaway thanks to its subtropical climate, but be warned, it can get humid! The best time to visit is between September and November, where you can still enjoy the heat, without as much humidity! It’s also when the Texas State Fair and Dallas Pride are on. Between March and May is also a great time, after the football season has ended and accommodation can be cheaper. Whenever you make it to Dallas, you’ll have the best time in this vibing city!