Attractions and Things to Do
If you are traveling to Dallas to visit the University of Dallas with your enrolled or prospective student, be sure and book your stay around the university. You will be within a few minutes of campus, as well as have easy access to all the shopping, dining, and entertainment venues in Arlington, Fort Worth, and Downtown Dallas. Four hotels you should check out include the Crossroads Hotel and Suites, Homewood Suites by Hilton in Irving, Tropicana Inn & Suites, and Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas. Each of these hotels near the University of Dallas will provide you with great value and allow you to extend your trip in the city. Some such as the Crossroads Hotel and Suites and the Homewood Suites by Hilton offer daily, weekly, and monthly rates for your convenience.
The most convenient way to get around the hotels near the University of Dallas is with a rental car or the public bus and metro system. The public bus system runs every 20 minutes, and the metro system is available all day. You would really benefit from having your own vehicle when you stay in a hotel near the University of Dallas if you plan on taking day trips to Arlington or Downtown Dallas.
Dallas has a great deal of excellent restaurants, and the hotels near the university have some within walking distance to your room or suite. Mercado Juarez Restaurant, on 1901 W Northwest Highway, serves Tex-Mex favorites and has a large range of craft beers. The Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas has an on-site Italian steakhouse, Trevi’s Restaurant, which serves amazing entries on a lovely patio. Finally, the Cellar Restaurant & Bar, on 220 Las Colinas Blvd E, within a six minute walk from the Homewood Suites by Hilton, is a great option for some American cuisine with popular happy hour specials by the waterside patio.
The hotels near the University of Dallas will give you a great point of departure for exploring the Dallas area so be sure and reserve some time during your stay to visit the historic part of Arlington, Fort Worth, Irving, and Downtown Dallas. There are many nearby opportunities to see easily visit museums, art galleries, entertainment venues, and great dining when you are traveling for business or leisure.