Where to stay in Dallas

Best area to stay in Dallas

To be amongst the best amenities, the best area to stay in Dallas is in the Downtown area. This central business district has all you could wish for in terms of top class restaurants and steakhouses. You’ll be within walking distance of shopping areas like the Dallas Farmer’s Market and you’ll also have easy access to the Dallas World Aquarium. This is also where you’ll find the Arts District with museums such as the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Getting around this area is easy thanks to the DART (Dallas Area Rapid Transit) which includes, trains, trolleys and buses.


Dallas is a city with plenty to see and do, and with so many huge museums and steakhouses, it’s easy to see why locals call it the “Big D”. In this beautiful and wealthy city, you’ll be treated to an excellent dining scene, great weather, and lots of cultural attractions. Take a stroll through the pretty Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens on a balmy summer’s day or take the kids to Dallas World Aquarium. Presidential history buffs can trace the assassination of John F Kennedy at The Sixth Floor Museum, or look back on the years of Bush at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

Hotel   Avg price
Homewood Suites Dallas Downtown
1025 Elm St, Dallas
200€ - 204$
Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Downtown/Reunion District
310 S Houston St
253€ - 258$
Hotel   Avg price
The Magnolia Hotel Dallas
1401 Commerce St., Dallas
170€ - 173$
Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Dallas
1600 Pacific Ave
198€ - 202$
Cambria Hotel Downtown Dallas
1907 Elm St
211€ - 215$
The Fairmont Dallas
1717 North Akard Street
228€ - 233$
Hyatt Regency Dallas
300 Reunion Blvd., Dallas
281€ - 287$
Omni Dallas Hotel
555 S. Lamar St, Dallas
370€ - 377$
The Joule, Dallas
1530 Main Street, Dallas
416€ - 424$


On the map, which shows the most convenient area to stay in Dallas, you can see a selection of some of the best located hotels.



If you are interested in where to stay in Dallas, you may also be interested in where to stay in Austin, where to stay in Houston and where to stay in San Antonio.

Downtown Dallas, the best area to stay in Dallas

Downtown DallasThere are several areas of Dallas that are extremely popular, among which is the mesmerizing Dallas downtown area which is the heart of Dallas. Downtown constitutes of the Central Business District that offers a variety of entertainment facilities to the visitors. Furthermore, the downtown area is full of world-class hotels, restaurants, and other recreational activities. The area is the most advanced place in all of Dallas. This area never disappoints anyone. The nightlife of the Downtown area is the best with high-end clubs and pubs. A day simply is not enough to soak in the beautiful architecture of Downtown Dallas.


This area is not fully developed and more than half of it is still under its growing phase. The downtown area is a combination of urban and modern districts and that’s the reason it is the best area to stay in Dallas. The beauty of this area is elevated by the green spaces that provide freshness and peacefulness. Overall, downtown Dallas offers the best of Dallas from tremendous shopping experience to one-of-a-kind cuisine. Downtown Dallas is undoubtedly the perfect tourist spot that we highly recommend to people for a long vacation.



Hotels in Downtown Dallas


Other neighborhoods to stay in Dallas


Park Central

park central dallasThe entertainment of Dallas is not limited to the downtown area alone. This huge city has many other attractive locations that one cannot miss. The Park Central area is located in north Dallas. This place is just a few minutes away from the airport and one of the most visited areas in Dallas. It is a perfect spot for tourists that are interested in shopping centers, malls, restaurants, and other entertainment facilities. Moreover, Park Central is a perfect place for families as it is home to one of the best parks in entire Dallas.


It is extremely easy to travel around the Park Central area because every facility is within a few minutes’ drive. The rail system in this area provides easy traveling and transport facilities to visitors and the residents too. If you are visiting the Park Central area with kids, then the Dallas World Aquarium is one spot you cannot afford to miss. The aquarium contains several species of shark, reef fish, and sting ray. If that’s not enough, the Park Central area has museums and zoos for you and your family’s entertainment.



Hotels in Park Central





Galleria dallasModeled after the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele-IIin Milan, the Galleria Shopping Mall is the most attractive place to visit in Dallas. Whether you are visiting alone or with family, this shopping center never seems to disappoint. Its impeccable glass ceiling and the skating rink is what attracts tourists the most. The ice skating rink in this enormous mall is said to be the coolest in the entire city. The skating rink is surrounded by hundreds of stores, restaurants, and people. This exuberant mall sees more than 20million visitors each year.


The Galleria Mall is not just a shopping haven, but is also famous for the food stalls and restaurants located inside it. Moreover, this place has world-class hotels that provide a luxurious accommodation for tourists around the world. This mall also has swimming pools, video game arcades, children’s play area, beauty salons, international banks, tailors, and much more. The mall has the best stores including Yves Saint Laurent, Saks Fifth Avenue, Macy’s, Tiffany & Co, Ralph Lauren, Chanel, Prada, Valentino, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and much more. If you don’t visit the Galleria, your trip to Dallas will be incomplete. If you are fond of shopping, then Galleria is the place for you to stay.



Hotels in Galleria




Market Center

market center dallasMarket Center is one of the biggest wholesale merchandise that has been connecting buyers and distributors for more than 50 years. More than 20, 000 buyers visit Dallas each year and what can be better than visiting the Market Center that provides for their very need? This center has a lot to offer to the visitors including furniture, home supplies, garden accessories, textiles, decorative items, gifts, lighting, fashion accessories, décor items, apparel, gourmet items, and much more. The center has showrooms for floral exhibitions, floral accessories, gifts, etc. There is nothing that you can’t find in the Market Center and that’s the reason for its popularity.


There are several huge shows held in the Market Center which attract thousands of tourists and local residents. The impact of the shows held in this center is huge and makes up around $382 million of the Dallas economy. Dallas Market Center attracts mass market and provides the highest quality products to buyers. The retailers from different industry showcase and promote their products in the Market Center. The Center holds Total Home and Gift Market four times in a year and the Dallas Apparel and Accessories Market is held five times in a year. There are several attractive hotels near the Market Center including the Double Tree Hotel, Hilton Anatole, Sheraton Suites, Crowne Plaza, Embassy Suites Hotel, Holiday Inn, Renaissance Hotel, etc. We highly recommend that you visit this urban city to have the best time of your life.



Hotels in Market Center





Uptown DallasUptown is a nice neighborhood to stay with a range of quality accommodation to choose from. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport just 20 miles away to the north west and it is an easy 20-minute drive. It has excellent transport links south to Downtown Dallas, just 5 minutes away. The Dart train from the Airport heads through Uptown to Downtown. Uptown ispedestrian friendly with modern facilities attracting young and old.


You can enjoy the sophisticated restaurant and bar scene by night with American favorites and international cuisine providing for all tastes. McKinney Avenue is the heart of the action with thevintage trolley taking visitors past fashion outlets attracting keen shoppers. Retail opportunities are found throughout Uptown with West Village among the most popular. Theaters add to the nightlife alternatives for visitors looking to be entertained. Victory Park is home to Dallas Mavericks, basketball at its bestand the Dallas Stars for visitors who are ice hockey fans. The nearby Katy Trail to the north west is heaven for joggers and cyclists with beer gardens, parks and the Museum of Geometric and MADI Art close by. The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum is worth some of your time if you are in Uptown; its Samurai Collection is stunning.



Hotels in Uptown




Main Street District

Main Street DistrictIf you want to stay in the heart of downtown Dallas, look no further than its Main Street District! Running along Main Street, it is famous for being Dallas’s business district. Lined with skyscrapers and tall buildings, Main Street District is also a central tourist hub within Dallas. It is the best place to stay for those who love luxury hotels, with a large range of upmarket accommodation available. However, there are also slightly cheaper mid-range hotels on offer too.


As well as being an accommodation hub, Main Street District is also conveniently situated right on the Dallas tourist trail. Indeed, you are a stone’s throw away from some of Dallas’s main sites, including some lovely gardens (like Main Street Garden and Stone Street Gardens) as well as the impressive Pegasus Plaza. Therefore Main Street District is not just made for business travelers; tourists from all over the world can enjoy a stay here.


Main Street Districts also boasts some top-quality American and International cuisine, with a wide range of 5 star Michelin restaurants. You can enjoy some great food and drink after a day of sightseeing. Main Street District also has a lively nightlife and many shopping options.



Hotels in Main Street District




Deep Ellum

Deep EllumIf you want to be in the heart of Dallas’s nightlife action, Deep Ellum is for you! Situated to the east of downtown, Deep Ellum is most famous for its vibrant nightlife scene. Indeed, if you are a traveller that loves to party the night away in one of Texas’s most famous nightlife districts, staying in Deep Ellum is a logical choice.


The options are endless for a party in Deep Ellum, as there are literally hundreds of top-quality bars and nightclubs here to choose from. Also, you can enjoy annual festivals including the Deep Ellum Arts Festival: a 3 day extravaganza featuring live music and arts. And speaking of arts, Deep Ellum is also home to some beautiful outdoor art displays which really capture the imagination. You can also attend various performing arts events, such as at the famous Dallas Comedy House.


Although Deep Ellum is a highly-rated place to stay thanks to its vibrant nightlife, the reality is that there are relatively few accommodation options available here, especially compared to downtown and the Main Street District. For the range of options, you should stay in the Main Street District, although there are a few options in Deep Ellum.



Hotels in Deep Ellum