While it feels as if it’s just begun, Summer is halfway over. If you haven’t had time to plan a vacation, consider having a staycation! Take a look at this list of city escapes within 50 miles of DFW!
Enjoy a solo or family staycation at the Gaylord Texan Resort located conveniently in Grapevine. Treat yourself to some time at the spa, pool, and a nice dinner at one of the many restaurants the city has to offer!
Grapevine also offers Great Wolf Lodge which is a great place to take the kids for a couple days of fun. Enjoy their giant indoor waterpark and daily activities planned by the resort.
Dallas always provides the metroplex with an endless list of things to do and see over the weekend whether you bring the whole family or indulge in a couples getaway. Take the family to check out the awesome exhibits at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science then travel back in time to finish your day at Medieval Times with dinner and a show!
It’s almost a no brainer to stay at one of the many trendy hotels the city has to offer. Take advantage of the nightlife at Hotel ZaZa’s famous Dragonfly and enjoy a cocktail or get the ultimate relaxation experience at The Joule hotel spa. And don’t forget to try one of the many amazing restaurants Dallas has to offer. With so many options for fun and relaxation, you are guaranteed to have a great time!
3. Fort Worth:
There are so many local gems in the great city of Fort Worth, home to world renowned museums in the Cultural District, including The Kimbell Art Museum, The Modern Art Museum, The Amon Carter Museum and many more. After viewing some beautifully curated collections, head over to the National Historic District to take a stroll in the Stockyards to watch the daily cattle drive. Then, head on over to the Stockyard Stables for a horseback ride along the trinity! With plenty of places to stay including the Omni Hotel Downtown or the newly renovated Worthing Renaissance Hotel, you are sure to have a fun-filled weekend.
Home of the Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys, Arlington is a fan favorite destination! Score tickets to a game or take a tour of the facilities that house some of the biggest names in professional sports!
If a simple relaxing staycation is what you need right now, Plano could be for you! Enjoy some relaxation by your hotel pool of choice and then enjoy some of the best shopping and good eats in the area!