Written in cooperation with the Hipmunk Boutique Hotel campaign.
Often considered in the shadow of mega-city Dallas- Fort Worth, Irving offers up a vibrant, and fast growing city. Ideally located to all of the highlights of the big city, while offering up a small town feel, Irving is a perfect slice of Americana. By choosing lodging in Irving, you can get the same quality for lower cost than in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Irving, itself, is listed on Forbes Magazine as one of the fastest growing cities in the country, and with it’s own wonderful offerings such as Shin’s Donuts, has much to draw interest in its own right.
One excellent choice of hotel is the Aloft Las Colinas hotel. This boutique style hotel offers extra tall windows, platform beds, and stylish bathrooms. Offering up a relaxed a hip vibe, the Aloft rooms deliver on the amenities you expect, while the also featuring a gym, pool, and lounge area to keep the feeling of rejuvenation going. Head out to view the Mustangs of Las Colinas, or try out some craft beers, before coming back to your intriguing home away from home. You can even take your best friend with you to this pet friendly hotel.
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Also in Las Colinas, the contemporary NYLO Irving/Las Colinas warmly welcomes your furry friends. Guests will be impressed by the massive 10-foot tall ceilings, exposed brick, and local artwork. With two pools, a gym, and on-site restaurant, you won’t have to go anywhere, but being centrally located to the local music scene, SUP park, and miles of trails, you will feel right in the middle of the action before returning to your comfortable hotel.
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Sports fans rejoice, Irving and it’s neighboring cities is a nationally recognized hub for sports, both amateur and professional. The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport Hotel puts you right in the center of the action! Located right next to the DFW international airport, this high-rise hotel features rooms with plush linens and upscale bathroom amenities, all while being a mere 17 miles from AT&T Stadium, and 18 miles from downtown Dallas. While the rooftop pool and on-site restaurants will thrill guests, most may be inclined to venture out to watch world-class golf, football, or other sporting events at the many venues nearby.
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Whether in town for business or pleasure, the DFW Airport Hotel and Conference Center aims to please. Blackout curtains and comfortable rooms allow for plenty of rest in between business meetings or days out exploring the sights. The location, next to the airport, offers up convenience, while amenities such as a heated indoor pool, free WiFi, and a 24-hours front desk makes for an easy stay. After business is included, the new AT&T Stadium is only 7 miles away, before your free hotel shuttle delivers you back to DFW International airport for your trip home.
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Come to Texas and enjoy the best of a major metropolitan area, all while experiencing the friendly smaller town vibe of Irving!