The Dallas Lodging Guide 2024

The Scout Guide Dallas’ 10 Best Hotels to Stay At In The Big D!

Whether you’re seeking a trendy, chic hotel like the newly opened Hôtel Swexan, or a classic luxurious staple with an old-world feel like The Adolphus, Dallas lodging accommodations offer it all. This is The Scout Guide Dallas‘ Top 10 best hotels to stay in!

Here we’ve listed some excellent options for business and leisure travelers or Dallasites simply in need of a stay-cation. Don’t forget to tell them The Scout Guide sent you when you book your stay!

Don’t forget to check out our Dallas Shopping Guide and Dallas Dining Guide while relaxing in the Big D.

Virgin Hotel

Virgin Hotels Dallas (1445 Turtle Creek Boulevard). Perfect for out-of-town visitors or a weekend getaway for locals, this chic hotel sits in the heart of the Design District. Grab coffee at the funky Funny Library, soak up some sun sitting poolside with gorgeous Dallas skyline views, and top off the day with a delicious dinner at the Commons Club.  Instagram

Hôtel Swexan

Hôtel Swexan (2575 McKinnon St) seamlessly merges Swiss and Texan cultures to offer an elegant European atmosphere with Dallas charm, providing guests with five unique dining experiences, including Stillwell’s steakhouse, Babou’s, Pomelo, Isabelle’s, and Léonie, as well as afternoon tea. Instagram

The Joule

The Joule (1530 Main St). Nestled in downtown Dallas within a historic neo-Gothic landmark from the 1920s, The Joule seamlessly combines artistry and luxury, offering contemporary rooms with modern amenities and a cantilevered pool boasting stunning city views. Grab lunch at CBD Provisions or Sassetta, and head downstairs for a cocktail in their subterranean cocktail bar, Midnight Rambler. Instagram

The Thompson

The Thompson (205 N Akard St). Located in downtown Dallas, The Thompson is a chic vacation destination with 4 iconic Dallas restaurants and bars nestled within the building’s 51 stories. Grab sushi at Kessaku, a cocktail at Catbird, coffee at the newest addition, Little Daisy, and finally head to the top for dinner at Monarch with one of the best skyline views in Dallas. Instagram

The Omni

The Omni (555 S Lamar St). Connected to the Dallas Convention Center via sky bridge, the Omni is an iconic building with a massive 23-story light display in Dallas’ beautiful skyline. Relax at the hotel’s rooftop pool deck and heated outdoor infinity pool, or enjoy a luxury Mokara Spa treatment. If you’re hungry, head to Restaurants on Lamar, a cluster of 8 different restaurants directly across from the Omni. Instagram

Hotel Crescent Court

Hotel Crescent Court (400 Crescent Ct). This hotel in uptown offers a tranquil escape from the city’s hustle and bustle, with a spa and pool that are unmatched. Its suites boast stunning interior design and ample natural light, complemented by floor-to-ceiling windows. Dining options include the renowned Nobu outpost and exquisite cocktails at Beau Nash, solidifying its status as an Uptown favorite. Instagram

Rosewood Mansion

Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek (2821 Turtle Creek Boulevard). A celebrated Texas icon in the heart of Dallas. The recently renovated rooms are top-notch, and late-night cocktails and live music in the famous wood-paneled Mansion Bar are a must. Instagram

The Ritz-Carlton

The Ritz-Carlton (2121 McKinney Avenue). A destination for both Dallas locals and visitors, the Ritz boasts luxe rooms that overlook downtown Dallas and walkability to McKinney Avenue restaurants and bars. Instagram

The Adolphus

The Adolphus Hotel (1321 Commerce Street). The oldest continuously operating hotel in Dallas recently received a stunning restoration to its former grandeur. Don’t miss out on the beautiful spa, rooftop pool, or tea at the timeless French Room. Instagram

Hotel ZaZa

Hotel ZaZa (2332 Leonard Street). Located in the heart of Uptown, Hotel Zaza is a rocking spot geared towards business and leisure travelers. Themed, spacious suites and the funky Dragonfly restaurant + bar set this hotel apart. Instagram

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