Read on to find out about the best hotels and vacation rentals to stay in McKinney, Texas that will make your trip perfect.
Just 30 miles (48 kilometers) north of Dallas, McKinney is an idyllic picturesque city with greenery lining its streets. It has a historic city centre and wildlife sanctuary, along with their various parks and recreation venues. And while it may be no Napa Valley, McKinney can also boast several breweries and wineries. McKinney was voted Money Magazine’s #1 Best Place to Live in America in 2014. So if you’re traveling through western Texas, be sure to make McKinney one of your pit stops with our list of 10 excellent accommodations.
It’s like your home away from home. Sheraton McKinney has comfortable rooms that provide maximum comfort for the weary traveller and businessman. Guests who want to sleep in and skip breakfast, yet want their morning cuppa, can do so at their own luxury – each room comes with its own coffee machine.
Businessmen in town for work will also find all their needs covered. There are meeting rooms, a business centre and a lobby bar – which is arguably the most important part of any business trip.
Address: 1900 Gateway Boulevard, McKinney, TX 75070, United States of America (see map)
Price: from 149 USD
Enjoy a comfortable stay without the premium price tag. Hampton Inn and Suites is perfect for the individual traveller. Comfortable rooms here come with a fitness centre and indoor pool for guests.
Guests who have previously stayed at Hampton Inn have commended the hotel on their cleanliness, friendliness and its convenience of being close to several other restaurants.
Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton McKinney
Address: 2008 North Central Expressway, McKinney, TX 75069, United States of America (see map)
Price: from 112 USD
Grand by name, grand also by nature. While many hotels opt for to go with modern designs, The Grand Hotel took a different route. The rooms have an old world charm – they have carved wooden furniture and the beds use Italian Frette linen and fabric.
For dining options, guests can head to Rick’s Chophouse, the hotel’s on-site restaurant, where they can enjoy premium cuts. The restaurant also has its own wine room, a floor-to-ceiling display housing wines from all over the world.
The Grand Hotel
Address: 114 West Louisiana Street, McKinney, TX 75069, United States of America (see map)
Price: from 179 USD
Instead of rooms, guests here get their own mini apartment. Rooms have a full kitchen and well-lit work area. There are also amenities like a gym and a business centre to balance both work and play.
TownePlace is also conveniently placed to some of the local attractions, such as the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary and the historic downtown square.
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Dallas McKinney
Address: 1832 Marketplace Drive, McKinney, TX 75069, United States of America (see map)
Price: from 134 USD
The chain of Best Western hotels is known for providing guests with comfortable, spacious rooms and its accompanying amenities at affordable prices. The McKinney Inn and Suites is no different.
The hotel is also just a 5-minute drive from attractions like the Heard Natural Science Museum and Oak Hollows golf courses, while other places like the Landon Winery and Towne Lake Recreation Area are just a short drive away.
Best Western Plus McKinney Inn and Suites
Address: 480 Wilson Creek Boulevard, McKinney, TX 75069, United States of America (see map)
Price: from 93 USD
Before you consider this place, the owner of the home makes it clear that it is best suited for dog lovers. The owner owns four dogs, but you don’t have to worry about cleanliness – the owners strictly do not allow their pets in the bedrooms.
There is a community pool and outdoor fireplace to relax at. The friendly owner is also comfortable with guests making use of the kitchen for cooking their own meals.
Private room in a spacious home
Price: from 27 USD
Number of Guests: 3
If you want a place that feels private but still close to the action, this apartment is a good choice. Guests get the entire apartment to themselves. It comes complete with everything guests need to be comfortable, from kitchen appliances for cooking to a living room area for relaxing in.
The apartment is easily accessed via several expressways, like the Central Expressway and North Dallas Tollway. Guests are also advised to have their own transportation here.
Garage apartment on 2-acre homesite
Price: from 82 USD
Number of Guests: 3
Having just been recently remodeled, Eleanor’s Cottage now sports a nice blend of retro designs with modern touches, resulting in very charming interiors. The apartment has two bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and tub. The apartment is just a short distance from downtown McKinney, where there are retail and dining options.
Remodeled Eleanor’s Cottage
Price: from 189 USD
Number of Guests: 8
Get a whole 18 acres (7.2 hectares) of land to yourself with this ranch house. There are two living areas, both outfitted with couches. There is also an open loft on the upper level. The kitchen is spacious, with a bar top counter for communal dining. The house’s back patio has two picnic tables, a giant swing and a grill, which is everything you need for the perfect backyard picnic.
Beautiful Spacious Ranch House
Price: from 600 USD
Number of Guests: 8
Having a party or traveling with the whole family? This farm house is big enough to accommodate up to 10 people. Built in 1918, it was recently restored and remodeled, giving the house a nice blend of old and new. There are two patios, each with its own porch swing. Shopping and attractions like Historic Downtown McKinney and Allen Premium Outlet Mall are also nearby.
Restored and remodeled farm house
Price: from 250 USD
Number of Guests: 10
Best city in the US?
Does it deserve its title as one of the best places to live in the US? You really ought to find out for yourself. In our opinion, it definitely ranks among one of the most underrated cities that most tourists will have never heard of. So start planning your vacation here today!
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