The Best Hotels to Book in Garland, Texas

Take a moment to reflect on these top hotels in Garland
Take a moment to reflect on these top hotels in Garland | © EJ Rojas / Alamy Stock Phot
Abigail Blasi

Garland, Texas, is a lively, suburban city on the shore of scenic Lake Hubbard. Popular for fishing, waterskiing and boating, the area has over 2,000 acres (800ha) of parks. Summers are hot, with plenty of sunshine year round, while restaurants, nightclubs and thriving local businesses create an appealing urban buzz. For somewhere good to stay, the best hotels in Garland, Texas, are bookable on Culture Trip.

1. Tru by Hilton Garland Richardson, for modern rooms

Chain Hotel

Communal area at Tru by Hilton Garland Richardson, with pool table, soft seating and on-site parking beyond the windows
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One of the best hotels in Garland, the Tru by Hilton has dapper rooms with sunny yellow feature walls and abstract blinds that add a stylish slant, while bathrooms have similarly bright accents. Guest perks include an inviting indoor pool, a fitness room and a complimentary buffet breakfast. Families will relish the location close to the Hawaiian Falls Waterpark, while keen golfers may wish to check out Firewheel Golf Park, a five-minute drive away.

2. Holiday Inn Dallas – Garland, an IHG Hotel, for proximity to Hawaiian Falls Waterpark

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Large indoor pool area at Holiday Inn Dallas - Garland, an IHG Hotel, with chairs
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This Garland hotel has smart rooms decorated with clashing patterns, from spirals on the curtains to cubes on the carpet. There’s an indoor pool – including a children’s pool – and a hot tub, as well as a handy gym for those who like to work out while on the road. With a bar and grill on site, you won’t need to leave the hotel to find nourishment, but on a hot day, nearby Hawaiian Falls Waterpark may lure you with its combo of pools and waterslides.

3. Hyatt Place Dallas/Garland/Richardson, for convenient highway access


Exterior of Hyatt Place Dallas/Garland/Richardson, with on-site car parking
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With polished wood headboards, dazzling white linen and glass lamps adding a mid-century flavor to their modern style, rooms at the Hyatt Place are soothingly unfussy. Suites have neutrally decorated lounge areas, with comfortable L-shaped sofas. Breakfast is included, and there’s a bar and a shop. The convenient location just off the highway means you’re an easy drive from sightseeing in downtown Dallas and well-positioned for dusting off your clubs at nearby golf courses.

4. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Garland Harbor Point, for proximity to Garland’s sights

Suite Hotel, Chain Hotel

A double bed and a large bed face a TV in a room at La Quinta Inn and Suites by Wyndham Garland Harbor Point
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Within easy reach of Garland Landmark Museum, the real Southfork Ranch and Hawaiian Falls Waterpark, this elegant, modern hotel has an inviting indoor pool with adjoining hot tub, and a small fitness center to keep you busy. Rooms have soft furnishings with monochrome accents, jazzy black-and-white color schemes, and marble-clad bathrooms. A buffet breakfast is included in the price.

5. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Garland E - Lake Hubbard I30, for nature lovers

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Dining area at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Garland E - Lake Hubbard I30, with tall, soft seats, plus tables and chairs
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With a fabulous location on a sliver of land protruding into Lake Hubbard, only 10mi (16km) from Muddy Creek Nature Preserve, the well-run Holiday Inn Express & Suites is one of the most popular hotels in Garland, receiving consistently positive reports. Many rooms have glorious lake views, and they’re all smartly furnished with geometric carpets and bright pops of clashing color. Amenities include an outdoor pool, buffet breakfast with pastries, and a fitness center, and you’re close to a variety of local restaurants.

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